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‘He Could Become The Next Walt Disney': Kron Moore & Ed Quinn On Tyler Perry & BET's ‘The Oval'

5 days ago   |   CBS

Tyler Perry is one of the biggest names in Hollywood and he has created a slew of entertaining shows on BET. In 2019, he brought “ Tyler Perry's Sistas ” and “Tyler Perry's The...
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LGBTQ-inclusive entertainment promotes acceptance, helps brands: study

5 days ago   |   NBC News

Movies, television shows and ads can help change attitudes about and erase prejudices toward LGBTQ people, a study by GLAAD and Procter & Gamble found.
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Chicago restaurants test COVID-19 surcharges as costs mount, but customer backlash forces one to retreat

6 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Some Chicago restaurants, including Lettuce Entertain You and Boka group, are implementing COVID-19 surcharges.
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Dean shares recipe for Grilled Shrimp and Veggie Foil Packs

Dean shares recipe for Grilled Shrimp and Veggie Foil Packs

6 days ago   |   WGN TV

WGN Entertainment Reporter Dean Richards is sharing social distancing comfort food recipes. Today, Dean shares an easy recipe for Shrimp and Veggie Foil Packs. Ingredients 1...
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California sues over sex misconduct on ‘Criminal Minds' set

California sues over sex misconduct on ‘Criminal Minds' set

7 days ago   |   WGN TV

LOS ANGELES - The state of California filed a lawsuit Tuesday against CBS, Disney and producers of the long-running series “Criminal Minds,” alleging that the show's...
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Bill Leslie: Pandemic pain

Bill Leslie: Pandemic pain

7 days ago   |   WRAL

One of the many cruel aspects of COVID-19 has been its power to postpone our celebrations and extend our sorrows.
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Which HBO Max Originals to Watch-and Which to Skip

7 days ago   |   Time

When HBO Max launches on May 27, those who rush to subscribe will likely do so for access to WarnerMedia's enormous catalog. The service will include beloved TV shows ( Friends...
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Bartolo Colon, 47, wants 1 more shot to pitch in major leagues

Bartolo Colon, 47, wants 1 more shot to pitch in major leagues

7 days ago   |   New York Post

Bartolo Colón refuses to entertain the idea of retirement. It doesn't matter that he didn't pitch in 2019 and that on Sunday he turned 47. He craves one more shot in the...
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JK Rowling publishes first chapters of new story online

JK Rowling publishes first chapters of new story online

7 days ago   |   WGN TV

LONDON - J.K. Rowling is publishing a new story called “The Ickabog,” which will be free to read online to help entertain children and families stuck at home during the...
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US airports report most travelers over Memorial Day weekend since March

US airports report most travelers over Memorial Day weekend since March

7 days ago   |   WRAL

Airports across the country saw a jump in the number of the number of travelers over Memorial Day weekend, the first holiday since North Carolina entered Phase 2 on May 22.
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First black mayor elected in Ferguson, nearly six years after protests...

First black mayor elected in Ferguson, nearly six years after protests solidified Black Lives Matter movement

The Missouri city where the death of a black teen set off weeks of nationwide protests and outrage in 2014 elected its first woman and first black mayor Tuesday night. Read more ...

Trump says GOP is pulling convention from North Carolina

Trump says GOP is pulling convention from North Carolina

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is seeking a new state to host the Republican National Convention after host North Carolina refused to guarantee the event could be held... Read more ...

Iowa voters oust Rep. Steve King, shunned for insensitive remarks

Iowa voters oust Rep. Steve King, shunned for insensitive remarks

Republicans in northwest Iowa ousted Rep. Steve King in Tuesday's primary, deciding they've had enough of the conservative lightning rod known for making incendiary comments... Read more ...

VIDEO: Thousands stage 'die-in' in Boston in memory of George Floyd

VIDEO: Thousands stage 'die-in' in Boston in memory of George Floyd

Thousands of people in Boston held a "die-in" for 8 minutes 46 seconds, the same amount of time a Minneapolis officer held his knee on George Floyd's neck. Read more ...

Pope Francis speaks out at Vatican about George Floyd killing

Pope Francis speaks out at Vatican about George Floyd killing

Pope Francis reacted Wednesday about the “tragic” death of George Floyd, saying “we cannot tolerate or turn a blind eye to racism” and called for a national reconciliation amid... Read more ...

I-355 blocked after tanker truck rolls over, catches fire near Butterfield Road

I-355 blocked after tanker truck rolls over, catches fire near Butterfield Road

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. - All lanes are blocked in both directions on I-355 after an accident involving a rollover tanker truck. The accident happened around 6:30 a.m. Wednesday on... Read more ...

Zuckerberg firm in decision to allow controversial Trump posts on Facebook

Zuckerberg firm in decision to allow controversial Trump posts on Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday defended what he called a “tough decision” to allow controversial posts from President Trump to remain on Facebook. In an internal call with... Read more ...

Poland to hold presidential election on June 28 amid political turmoil

Poland to hold presidential election on June 28 amid political turmoil

Poland set June 28 on Wednesday as a new date for a presidential election that was canceled last month amid the coronavirus pandemic. Planning for the election had plunged the... Read more ...

Austria to lift border checks with all neighbors except Italy on Thursday

Austria to lift border checks with all neighbors except Italy on Thursday

Austria is lifting border restrictions including quarantines for all neighboring countries, except Italy, as of Thursday. “We will lift all the coronavirus-related border and... Read more ...

Pennsylvania coronavirus updates

Pennsylvania coronavirus updates

WGAL News 8 coronavirus updates Read more ...