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Jolie and Pfeiffer battle for power in 'Maleficent' sequel

16 Oct 2019

LOS ANGELES The sequel to Walt Disney Co's 2014 hit "Maleficent," which begins rolling out in global theaters on Wednesday, puts three women at the center of a fight for control between humans and fairies.

Rare Darth Vader mask, Harry Potter glasses up for auction in LA

10 Sep 2019

LOS ANGELES A rare Darth Vader mask and helmet worn in one of the early "Star Wars" movies goes up for auction in Los Angeles later this month, along with a pair of Harry Potter's signature glasses.

Kelly Clarkson hoping to keep it real for new U.S. talk show

05 Sep 2019

LOS ANGELES Kelly Clarkson, the first "American Idol," launches her own talk show next week with a mix of music, celebrities and ordinary people that she hopes will be more uplifting than the daily news coming out of the United States.

Tiny Nevada town near secretive Area 51 braces for alien hunters

23 Aug 2019

RACHEL, Nevada Connie West, co-owner of an alien-themed motel in the tiny U.S. desert outpost of Rachel, Nevada, believes they are coming no matter what. Not aliens, but alien hunters. | Video

Actor with Down syndrome inspires and stars in Hollywood film

03 Aug 2019

LOS ANGELES The critically acclaimed new movie "The Peanut Butter Falcon" took an unusual path to Hollywood and has made an unlikely star of Zack Gottsagen, an actor who has Down syndrome.

San Diego duo takes on electric scooter industry

02 Aug 2019

SAN DIEGO, Two men in San Diego have impounded thousands of electric scooters they say have been left littered about the city and endangering pedestrians, sparking a battle with companies that have flooded cities with the two-wheelers. | Video

Corrected: K-Pop's BTS now in your pocket with mobile game

26 Jun 2019

LOS ANGELES K-Pop stars BTS have conquered the charts with their music and the box office with documentary "Burn the Stage: The Movie," and now they're aiming for mobile phones with the game BTS World. | Video

Pokemon Go creators release Harry Potter mobile game Wizards Unite

21 Jun 2019

LOS ANGELES The creators of mobile gaming phenomenon Pokemon Go unleashed a new game on Thursday that features Harry Potter and other characters from the wizarding world made famous in best-selling books and blockbuster movies. | Video

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