A coalition of civil rights and minority advocacy groups has blasted Federal Communications Commission chairman Kevin J. Martin for "patronizing and insulting" public remarks he recently made…
Some of California’s top Democrats now are planning a June ballot initiative that would call for the awarding of the state’s presidential electors to the winner of the national popular vote. More…
Trying to bolster his credentials as an advocate of the Second Amendment, Fred Thompson invoked his experience making "Law & Order" in New York City as a way to throw a dart at Rudy Giuliani. The…
That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. Late August is supposed to be the dog days of summer, when everyone checks out on much needed breaks. But if campaigns aren’t continuing to raise…
Eva Mendes will round out the cast for Frank Miller's "The Spirit," joining Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L. Jackson and Gabriel Macht.
Recorded music bootlegging denies the U.S. economy more than $12 billion in revenues and 71,000 new jobs each year, according to a new report.
A Chinese college student and a screenwriter will make a trip to Hollywood after winning a Motion Picture Assn.-sponsored film competition denouncing piracy.
Jimmy Carter will be in Toronto for the screening of the new Jonathan Demme doc "Jimmy Carter: Man from Plains," but it's uncertain if the doc will give him a boost ala Al Gore and "An Inconvenient…
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired North American rights to producer-director Jonathan Demme's "Jimmy Carter: Man From Plains" from Participant Prods.
There’s a reason that more people are grousing about the 2008 presidential race’s early start: It’s all over the news. According to the Project for Excellence in Journalism, campaign coverage…
The Obama Girl video, below, and the raft of imitators it spawned, was a hit on the Internet, but not in the Obama household. From the AP: "Sen. Obama, D-Ill., said he knows the video was meant to be…