Lloyd Price, R&B Pioneer Known as ‘Mr. Personality,’ Dies at 88

Lloyd Price, the ‘50s R&B vocalist whose early singles were among the first to attract attention from the nascent rock ‘n’ roll audience, died Thursday. He was 88. Maxwell Entertainment owner Rickey...

Google Stadia has figured out a way to ditch the fancy gamepad for TV play

Today, there’s only one official way to play Google’s Stadia game streaming service on your 4K TV — the last-gen Chromecast Ultra, connected to the company’s proprietary Stadia Controller over Wi-Fi. That’s...

Cinemas Unhappy as State of Emergency Is Extended in Tokyo

The Japanese government has formally extended the state of emergency in Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto and Hyogo Prefecture, which was originally scheduled to end on May 11, until the end of the month....

‘Ostrov – Lost Island,’ ‘Zo Reken’ Win Hot Docs’ Top Jury Awards

Svetlana Rodina and Laurent Stoop’s “Ostrov — Lost Island” and Emanuel Licha’s “Zo Reken” took the top Hot Docs jury awards at a special online ceremony webcast from Toronto Friday night. Eleven...

Ireland’s RTE Acquires Hot Docs Prize Winner ‘Four Seasons in a Day’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Irish public broadcaster RTE has acquired the rights to “Four Seasons in a Day,” director Annabel Verbeke’s documentary feature about the inhabitants straddling the post-Brexit divide between Northern Ireland and Ireland, Variety...

First Look at Sebastian Stan as Tommy Lee, Lily James as Pamela Anderson For Hulu Series ‘Pam and Tommy’

Hulu has released a first look at Lily James and Sebastian Stan as Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee in the limited series “Pam and Tommy.” The comedic series takes on the true...

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Washington theater workers remain out of work, 14 months after COVID-19 closures

"It's an entire career just gone," said one theater worker. SEATTLE — Live entertainment was one...

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N.C.A.A. Chief, Pressured by State Laws, Pushes to Let Athletes Cash In

Five states are poised to allow college athletes to profit from their fame starting on July 1, and the N.C.A.A.’s leader says the association...

Roger Federer on His New Gig: Swiss Tourism Spokesman

In his new role, the tennis champion and avowed chocolate lover, shares favorite places to hike, play tennis and eat in his home country.Roger...

India’s surge hits southern states, prompts more lockdowns

BENGALURU, India (AP) — Two southern states in India became the latest to declare lockdowns, as coronavirus cases surge at breakneck speed across the...

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Man who confessed to arson that killed Everett firefighter a no-show at sentencing

Elmer Nash, Jr. had already pleaded guilty for a 1987 arson that killed Gary Parks when Nash was just 12-years-old. EVERETT, Wash — Elmer Nash, Jr. was due at the Snohomish County Courthouse...

Statewide poll suggests Democratic Sen. Patty Murray should not seek re-election

Sen. Patty Murray was first elected in 1992 and plans to run for re-election in 2022, but a KING 5 poll found 47% of registered voters said she should not run again. WASHINGTON...

Northbound I-5 in Fife closed due to multiple crashes, 1 fatal. Cleanup underway

The WSDOT said two crashes on northbound I-5 near the Pierce-King County line are causing a significant backup. Crews suggest taking an alternate route. FIFE, Wash. — Multiple crashes are causing backups and...

What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccines in Washington Friday

Here's what you need to know about COVID-19 vaccines in Washington state on Friday, May 7. Pfizer, BioNTech begin process seeking full FDA approval for COVID vaccine Drugmakers Pfizer and BioNTech on Friday...

5 things you need to know this Friday

Kids and mental health; New UW study on COVID-19 deaths; Moderna vaccine and children; Tacoma Public Schools in-person learning; Prices at the pump may go up. It has been called a "pandemic within...

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House GOP leader cites rank-and-file concerns about Cheney

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy stepped up pressure on No. 3 House Republican Liz Cheney on Tuesday, claiming rank-and-file concerns about...

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