10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. WHAT QUESTIONS WILL TRUMP FACE AT UNITED NATIONS
Inspiring speeches on diversity, equal pay rule Emmy night
Emmy night is always a chaotic mix of the humorous, the emotional and the inspirational, mixed with some major sequins and glitter. And on this Emmy night, all those elements came together in one...
Patricia Arquette still in grief after sister Alexis’ death
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Patricia Arquette is having a "wonderful time" in her acting career, but the Emmy winner said she is still struggling with the death of her sister.
List of winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Partial list of winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards. For the complete list, visit Emmys.com :
Co-stars say Huffman remorseful for role in college case
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Felicity Huffman's co-stars in a new Netflix movie say they found her remorseful about her role in a college admissions scandal.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's Roman Catholic bishop on Sunday defended a tweet urging Catholics to not support or attend LGBTQ Pride Month events, saying it was his obligation to teach...
AmfAR gala near Cannes raises $15 million for AIDS research
ANTIBES, France (AP) — A signed portrait of Mick Jagger by Andy Warhol, a motorcycle designed by Lewis Hamilton and a vacation at a private island off Tanzania were some of the items that raised...
Jenner, Banderas, turn out for glitzy amfAR gala near Cannes
ANTIBES, France (AP) — Kendall Jenner, Antonio Banderas and other stars attending the nearby Cannes Film Festival turned out Thursday for the 26th amfAR Gala to raise money for AIDS...
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on court proceedings in the college bribery scandal (all times local):
Netflix officials decided to move the release date of a film starring Felicity...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nicolas Cage has filed for an annulment four days after getting married in Las Vegas.
A court record shows Cage asked for the annulment Wednesday citing reasons that...
Patricia Arquette: College ‘has never been my thing’
First Crush: Patricia Arquette
Patricia Clarkson: ‘We need estrogen everywhere’
Glenn Close ‘still processing’ Golden Globe win
Eric Lange’s insight into ‘Escape at Dannemora’
Miniseries on Dannemora prison break premieres Sunday
PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Ben Stiller's seven-part TV series about the Dannemora prison escape is premiering Sunday on Showtime.
Stiller hosted a local premiere in Plattsburgh earlier this week. He thanked North Country residents for their patience during the filming of "Escape at Dannemora," which was filmed on location.
Arquette and Bloom call for more changes to gender pay gap
After Brando, the deluge of Oscar politics
NEW YORK (AP) — Should any of this year's Oscars winners use the occasion to promote a political cause, you can thank — or blame — Marlon Brando.
Trump lashes out at Vanity Fair over Clinton video
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump is lashing out at Vanity Fair, after the magazine said an online video mocking Hillary Clinton "missed the mark."
On Twitter on Thursday, Trump said the magazine was "bending over backwards in apologizing for the minor hit."
Louisville martial artist kicks butt in new Hollywood movie
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — You might know him from back in 1996, when he was "Mr. June" in the annual Kentuckiana Men calendar produced by Louisville TV station WHAS11's "Louisville Tonight Live."
Today, Louisville native Sean Ramey is playing a much bigger role, this time in the new movie "Permanent." The feature-length film stars Academy Award winner Patricia Arquette and Rainn Wilson from "The Office."
The film was set to open on Friday, at the Village 8 Cinema, 4014 Dutchmans Lane.
Grapevine: Angela Lansbury under fire for comments
Lansbury: Women should 'sometimes take the blame' for harassment
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Actress Patricia Arquette is a keynote speaker during a week of science and technology events at Illinois State University.
University officials say the events at the campus in Normal this week will include a professional development dinner and a conference on women in leadership.
Arquette's talk is scheduled for Thursday evening. It's free and open to the public. She's expected to talk about a public health organization she founded in 2010 after a deadly earthquake in Haiti.
Patricia Arquette pays tribute to sister Alexis at GLAAD Awards
Patricia Arquette paid an emotional tribute to her late sister Alexis at the GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles on Saturday (04.01.17).
Patricia, 48, was presented with the Vanguard Award at the ceremony, in recognition of her work as a long-standing ally and supporter of the LGBTQ community, at the 28th annual ceremony at the Beverly Hilton hotel and she used her speech to remember her transgender sibling Alexis, 47, who passed away in September.
‘Moonlight,’ ‘Transparent’ win at GLAAD Media Awards
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Oscar winner "Moonlight" has won again, taking best film at the 28th annual GLAAD Media Awards.
Barry Jenkins' coming-of-age portrait was honored by the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation at the awards held Saturday at the Beverly Hilton hotel in Beverly Hills, California.
The group nominated only two films for the award, which it said reflected the dearth of LGBTQ story lines in Hollywood. The other nominee was "Star Trek Beyond."
Patricia Arquette has praised her late sister Alexis as "brave".
The 47-year-old actress - who was known as Robert before her gender transition - passed away in September 2016 and her sibling Patricia hailed Alexis for being true to herself, despite the implications it had on her career.
Oscars memorial leaves out Arquette’s transgender sister
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Patricia Arquette says she was upset the Oscars left her transgender sister out of the "In Memoriam" tribute.
Some of the famous political acceptance speeches, pre-Streep
NEW YORK (AP) — From Marlon Brando to Patricia Arquette, Hollywood stars have often used their moments on the stage to make political pleas. Some inspire change, some polite applause and some are simply mocked for trying to get serious about a personal cause at a ritzy gala.
Alexis Arquette died of heart attack, battled HIV
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alexis Arquette died from a heart attack and battled HIV for 29 years, according to her death certificate.
The transgender character actress and sibling of actors David, Rosanna, Richmond and Patricia Arquette died Sept. 11 in Los Angeles. She was 47.
The death certificate released Tuesday lists cardiac arrest as her immediate cause of death and that Arquette suffered a bacterial infection three weeks before her death. HIV is also noted as an underlying cause of death.
Transgender actress Alexis Arquette has died at 47
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alexis Arquette, the transgender character actress and sibling of actors David, Rosanna, Richmond and Patricia Arquette, died early Sunday morning in Los Angeles. She was 47 and surrounded by family who serenaded her with David Bowie's "Starman," her siblings said in a statement Sunday. No cause of death was given.
Film to be shot in central Virginia
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A comedy film set in the 1980s is set to be filmed in central Virginia this summer.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe's office announced Wednesday that "Permanent" starring Patricia Arquette and Rainn Wilson with receive an unspecified amount of state money to film in Virginia.
The movie's writer and director is Colette Burson, who grew up in Abingdon and was co-creator of the HBO show "Hung."
The governor's office described the film as a tale of a...