Stephen King

Musician John Mellencamp, left, and writer Stephen King at a press preview of the musical "Ghost Brothers of Darkland County" at the Indiana University Auditorium in Bloomington, Ind. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

‘Hybrid’ King-Mellencamp musical kicks off tour

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A musical production that’s a result of a collaboration between rocker John Mellencamp and horror writer Stephen King is launching a 20-city theatrical tour in Indiana. “Ghost Brothers of Darkland County” […]

10/09/2013

Local residents, left to right, Levi Wolfe, Miranda Woodard, Tyler Sadar, and Genevieve Marquez help salvage and clean property in an area inundated after days of flooding, in Hygeine, Colo., Monday Sept. 16, 2013. Searches continue for missing people in isolated Colorado mountain towns. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

Flooded Colo. towns clean up as rescues continue (Photo Gallery)

ESTES PARK, Colo. (AP) — Colorado mountain towns cut off for days by massive flooding slowly reopened to reveal cabins toppled, homes ripped from their foundations and everything covered in a thick layer of muck. […]

09/16/2013

This July 16, 2013 file photo shows former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton addressing the 51st Delta Sigma Theta National Convention in Washington. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File)

NBC to air Hillary Clinton miniseries

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A Hillary Rodham Clinton miniseries timed to precede the 2016 presidential election is part of NBC’s effort to create “event” programming that will draw viewers to the shrinking world of […]

07/30/2013

Rare book cover of The Regulators

Rare Stephen King book for auction in Maine

ELLSWORTH, Maine (AP) — A signed copy of a rare Stephen King book is up for auction at a Maine bookstore, with proceeds going to a nearby homeless shelter’s emergency home heating fund.

01/03/2013

Author Stephen King

Author Stephen King gives writing class in Mass.

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — Novelist Stephen King has told creative writing students at the University of Massachusetts-Lowell that his goal is to write stories that sizzle with emotion.

12/07/2012

Today in History, September 21 (video)

Highlights of this day in history: President Bill Clinton’s grand jury testimony in the Monica Lewinsky scandal aired on TV; Authors H.G. Wells and Stephen King born; ‘Monday Night Football’ premieres; Actor-comedian Bill Murray born.

09/21/2012

Michael Clarke Duncan has died

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Clarke Duncan‘s fiancee says the Oscar nominee for “The Green Mile” has died while being hospitalized following a July heart attack. Publicist Joy Fehily released a statement from Clarke’s fiancée, […]

09/03/2012