SAN DIEGO (AP) — Leave the kids at home, "Terminator: Dark Fate" is getting an R-rating.
Director Tim Miller told the audience at San Diego Comic-Con that it wasn't always going to be the...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Thirteen years after California began exporting thousands of felons to private prisons across the nation, the last convict boarded a bus back to California on...
Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger were married over the weekend in a ceremony that the "Guardians of the Galaxy" actor called "intimate, moving and emotional."
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 102-year-old woman facing eviction from her California home of nearly 30 years is getting help from Arnold Schwarzenegger.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are trying again to ban smoking at state parks and coastal beaches.
The state Senate voted 28-10 on Thursday to ban cigarettes, cigars, pipes...
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger was assaulted during a public appearance in South Africa on Saturday, but the 71-year-old quickly recovered and said, "I'm just glad the idiot...
California governor places moratorium on executions
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The 737 inmates on California's largest-in-the-nation death row are getting a reprieve from Gov. Gavin Newsom, who plans to sign an executive order Wednesday placing a...
Ex-AP California capital reporter Steve Lawrence dead at 71
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Steve Lawrence, a California government reporter who covered a major capital corruption scandal and governors from Ronald Reagan to Arnold Schwarzenegger during a nearly...
‘Rambo,’ ‘Total Recall’ producer Andy Vajna dies at 74
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Andy Vajna, a Hungarian-American film producer who worked on several "Rambo" movies with Sylvester Stallone, "Total Recall" with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Madonna's "Evita," has died. He was 74.
Vajna, who produced many other films, died Sunday at his Budapest home after a long illness, Hungary's National Film Fund said.
Schwarzenegger remembered Vajna as "a dear friend and a revolutionary force in Hollywood."
‘So happy.’ Chris Pratt engaged to Katherine Schwarzenegger
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A whirlwind romance is leading to an engagement for actor Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger.
Pratt posted a photo of his 29-year-old partner sporting an engagement ring on Instagram Monday. He wrote, "Sweet Katherine, so happy you said yes!"
There's no word on when and where the wedding will take place.
Newsom names 4 to communications roles in governor’s office
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Incoming California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Thursday he is hiring four people to oversee his communications with the public and media, including the chief of staff to former state first lady Maria Shriver and his campaign spokesman.
Newsom announced that Daniel Zingale will lead the Governor's Office of Strategic Communications and Public Engagement and Nathan Click will serve as the governor's chief spokesman and director of public affairs.
Reba McEntire, Oak Ridge Boys sing at Bush’s Texas funeral
HOUSTON (AP) — Reba McEntire has sung "The Lord's Prayer" at the Houston funeral service of former President George H.W. Bush.
The Grammy winner on Thursday followed the Oak Ridge Boys, who were one of the president's favorite musical acts and who sang "Amazing Grace" during the service at St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Houston.
Activists, artists among 8 named to California Hall of Fame
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Eight Californians known for their activism, artistry and historic achievements were inducted Tuesday into the California Hall of Fame in an event that mixed celebratory glitz and glamor with calls for greater attention to global issues like climate change.
Schwarzenegger would time travel to terminate fossil fuels
KATOWICE, Poland (AP) — Arnold Schwarzenegger says he wishes he could travel back in time like the cyborg he played in "The Terminator" so he could stop fossil fuels from being used.
"If we would've never started in that direction and used other technology, we'd be much better off," the actor and former California governor said Monday at the start of a U.N. climate conference in Poland.
Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows
WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:
ABC's "This Week" — Former Secretary of State James Baker; former Secretary of State Colin Powell; Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif.; Roger Stone, former adviser to Donald Trump.
Schwarzenegger opposes fee on arts despite lower proposal
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Actor and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is opposing a proposed 5 percent fee on arts, sports and entertainment ticket sales in Ohio's capital city as debate over the proposal continues.
California’s outgoing, incoming governors meet
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's incoming governor said Tuesday his transition started with a "reality check" as the state contended with a mass shooting and two deadly wildfires.
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom appeared alongside fellow Democrat and outgoing Gov. Jerry Brown for the first time since he was elected California's 40th governor last week.
California Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom announces first hires
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Former Hillary Clinton staffer Ann O'Leary will serve as chief of staff to Gov.-elect Gavin Newsom, the incoming governor announced Friday.
Newsom also hired former California Department of Finance Director Ana Matosantos to be his cabinet secretary.
O'Leary and Matosantos are Newsom's first two hires for his incoming administration. Newsom will be sworn in as governor in January.
Arnold Schwarzenegger: ‘I stepped over the line’ with women
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Arnold Schwarzenegger says he "stepped over the line several times" with women.
In an interview released Tuesday in Men's Health , the actor and former Republican governor of California says he was the "first one to say sorry." Schwarzenegger says he feels bad about it and apologies.
US business leaders with political aspirations
WASHINGTON (AP) — With President Donald Trump and Jamie Dimon sparring over the JP Morgan Chase CEO's boast that he could beat Trump if he decided to run for president, here's a quick look at some other notables from the business world who also tried to enter politics, or who had notable stints in government.
Film Review: ‘The Predator’ outstays its welcome on Earth
Predators are personal for Shane Black. He was hacked apart by one of the fearsome alien hunters in the first "Predator" movie 31 years ago and now returns to sit in the director's chair for the latest saga in the franchise.
Ready for some payback, Shane? More importantly, will you oversee the destruction of Predators or will you accidentally kill off the series, once and for all? The answer is a little of both.
Today in History for July 30th
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California Supreme Court will decide whether state laws can be challenged in court on the grounds that complying with them is impossible.
The court will issue an opinion on that question Thursday in a lawsuit over a California law that requires new models of semi-automatic handguns to stamp identifying information on bullet casings.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An auction of more than 2,000 pieces of film memorabilia including props from "Star Wars" and "Terminator" films has earned more than $6 million.
Profiles in History says Friday that a Harley-Davidson ridden by Arnold Schwarzenegger in "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" sold for more $480,000, while a Death Star prop used in "Return of the Jedi" sold for $240,000.
VIENNA (AP) — Arnold Schwarzenegger is urging President Donald Trump to join in efforts to promote green energy, saying he would have "a lot of victories."
The former California governor spoke Tuesday at the R20 Austrian World Summit, an offshoot of a Schwarzenegger climate change initiative. Schwarzenegger has sparred with Trump, who last year announced the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris climate accord.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — More than 2,000 pieces of movie memorabilia including costumes and props used by James Dean and the lightsaber wielded by Obi-Wan Kenboi in "Star Wars" are headed to the auction block.
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Reaction to Bruno Sammartino's death flooded social media Wednesday.
Posts came from far and wide, with Pittsburghers describing the former professional wrestling champion as a local legend and ambassador for the region and current pro wrestling personalities calling him a pioneer in the sport who inspired them through his hard work, professionalism and humble nature.
Leechburg Area students cook up creative displays at Eat Your Art Out competition
Crazy and eclectic food combinations were encouraged this weekend as about 30 Leechburg Area students made and served up edible sculptures for a cause.
In its 14th year, Eat Your Art Out raises funds for the high school art club.
The sculptures were judged in two categories, and two ways — judges' choice and by the public, people's choice.
Arnold Schwarzenegger admits he's still not feeling "great" after recently undergoing open-heart surgery.
The 70-year-old actor - who also served as the Governor of California from 2003 until 2011 - has provided an update on his health in a video posted on his Twitter account, and Schwarzenegger has also thanked his fans for their support since he went under the knife last month.
HBO's latest sports documentary — "Andre The Giant" — examines the life and career of one of the most beloved legends in WWE history.
From hbo.com: "The ambitious, wide-ranging film explores Andre's upbringing in France, his celebrated WWE career and his forays into the entertainment world. It includes interviews with Vince McMahon, Hulk Hogan, Ric Flair, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Billy Crystal, Rob Reiner, family members and more."
Arnold Schwarzenegger: ‘I’m good’ but ‘not great yet’
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Arnold Schwarzenegger says he's good, but not great, following heart surgery.
The 70-year-old "Terminator" actor and former California governor on Thursday released a short video on Twitter updating his condition and thanking people for the support.
Schwarzenegger says he's feeling better, but he's "not great yet." He was seated at a chessboard, which he says he uses to freshen his mind and memory.
JACK NICHOLSON’S JOKER VOTED NUMBER ONE ON THE LIST OF ALL TIME BEST COMIC BOOK MOVIE VILLAINS
Jack Nicholson’s 1989 portrayal of The Joker has been voted the best-ever film version of a comic book villain, according to a new survey.
He narrowly beat out Heath Ledger’s acclaimed 2008 depiction of the same character to claim the top spot. Nicholson’s twisted turn as Batman’s infamous nemesis was selected number one by 23 percent of those polled, just ahead of Heath Ledger’s performance in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight.
Diego Boneta has been added to the cast of the new 'Terminator' movie.
The 27-year-old star - who previously appeared in 'Scream Queens' and 'Rock of Ages' - has secured a key role in the return of the money-spinning franchise, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Diego is set to appear alongside Linda Hamilton and Arnold Schwarzenegger, who are returning to the movie series, while 'Blade Runner 2049' actress Mackenzie Davis is also already attached to the project.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Arnold Schwarzenegger left a Los Angeles hospital Friday after a heart procedure, his spokesman said.
The spokesman, Daniel Ketchell, said in an email that the 70-year-old "Terminator" actor and former California governor is "home and doing incredibly well."
MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Bonnie Reiss, a regent for the University of California who was one of former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's top advisers and a longtime family friend, has died near Los Angeles, officials said Tuesday.
Reiss died Monday in Malibu at age 62 after battling cancer, according to the Schwarzenegger Institute at the University of Southern California, where she was director.
In a statement, Schwarzenegger praised Reiss' devotion to helping others and improving the world around her.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Arnold Schwarzenegger is in good spirits as he recovers from heart surgery in a Los Angeles hospital.
The 70-year-old "Terminator" actor and former California governor underwent a scheduled procedure to replace a valve on Thursday. His spokesman Daniel Ketchell says he played with one of his old action movie catchphrases when he regained consciousness and announced, "I'm back."
Arnold Schwarzenegger has reportedly undergone emergency heart surgery.
The 70-year-old Hollywood legend is believed to have required emergency open-heart surgery after he visited Cedars-Sinai Thursday (29.03.18) for a catheter valve replacement, where he developed complications.
According to TMZ, the valve replacement was an experimental surgery, and doctors were prepared incase the procedure failed.
Gov. John Kasich's gun hypocrisy tour: Brent Larkin
CLEVELAND -- No one on the planet has a higher opinion of Ohio Gov. John Kasich than Ohio Gov. John Kasich.
That's why you hear so little grumbling from Columbus about Kasich spending more time trying to run for president again than being governor. With some people, absence never makes the heart grow fonder.
Ohio Republican Gov. John Kasich wouldn't say whether he would heed the call of his friend, former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, to challenge President Trump in 2020.
"Anything that I do in politics, I would put a little bit more delicately, but I would say I have always been very agressive in promoting the things that I believe in" said Mr. Kasich on Sunday, adding that the most important thing for a leader to do right now is to bring people together.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two of the nation's prominent Republicans on Wednesday envisioned a future for the GOP far removed from President Donald Trump's Twitter blasts, where inclusiveness, a kinder tone and a willingness to work with Democrats on immigration and climate change shape the agenda.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger discussing the need to reshape the Republican Party (all times local):
Arnold Schwarzenegger is comparing the California Republican Party to the sinking Titanic and warning that the party needs to be more inclusive and embrace issues like climate change.
In an obvious dig at President Donald Trump, the former California governor says voters are looking for answers but the party is giving them Twitter fights.
Should Cynthia Nixon be successful in her challenge of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, she would join a long list of celebrities who ran successfully for public office. They include:
Bieber makes rare public appearance
Arnold Schwarzenegger to sue oil companies for ‘first-degree murder’
Arnold Schwarzenegger said Sunday that he plans to take big oil companies to court for "knowingly killing people all over the world."
"I don't think there's any difference: If you walk into a room and you know you're going to kill someone, it's first-degree murder; I think it's the same thing with the oil companies," the actor and former Republican governor of California said during a live recording of a Politico podcast.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Movie star and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has made good on a promise to raise a toast with Ohio politicians after the Legislature forged a bi-partisan deal that could lead to reforms on how congressional districts are drawn in the state.
Kid Rock is heading to the Hall of Fame.
Not the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame — that honor will have to wait. In the meantime, the Son of Detroit is set to be inducted into World Wrestling Entertainment's Hall of Fame at a ceremony next month, according to reports.
Arnold Schwarzenegger, John Kasich toast ‘terminating gerrymandering’ with Austrian schnapps at Ohio capitol
Arnold Schwarzenegger, John Kasich toast 'terminating gerrymandering' with Austrian schnapps at Ohio capitol
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Arnold Schwarzenegger is a man of his word.
The Republican former governor of California had promised to toast Ohio's proposed congressional redistricting measure after it cleared the Ohio General Assembly last month.
Mercedes-Benz is not coming to the Detroit auto show in 2019, officials at the show confirmed.
The move by Daimler AG, Mercedes' parent company, is part of a larger trend in the automotive industry. Automakers are increasingly opting to unveil new products at their own special events when they don't have to share the spotlight, or at tech events when more of the Silicon Valley media is present.