Showbiz News - Entertainment News - Washington Times
Skip to content

Entertainment

Featured Articles

In this Dec. 14, 2014 file photo, Billy Corgan, of The Smashing Pumpkins, performs at the 25th annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. Live Nation announced on Thursday, April 30, 2015, that the first National Concert Day will be held on May 5 in New York. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP, File)

Smashing Pumpkins announce 36-city reunion tour

- The Washington Times

Billy Corgan, James Iha and Jimmy Chamberlin will perform together this summer as the Smashing Pumpkins for the first time in 18 years, the Grammy Award-winning alternative rock group announced Thursday.

Related Articles

Utility offered Burgum more than free Super Bowl tickets

- Associated Press

North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum's trip to the Super Bowl as a guest of a Minneapolis utility included free invitations to a rock concert, private parties, meals and other events, The Associated Press found through an open records request.

FILD - In this March 2, 1965 file photo, The Rev. Martin Luther King speaks at a Charter Day ceremony at Howard University in Washington. King discussed his civil rights movement theme, "We shall overcome." According the federal government a historically black college or university is an accredited learning institution started before 1964 that had a primary mission of educating black people. There are about 100 of them in 2018. (AP Photo/Charles Tasnadi)

Film showcases historically black colleges and universities

- Associated Press

Filmmaker Stanley Nelson knew he wanted to tell a story about the nation's historically black colleges and universities - not just about individual HBCUs, many of which have their own celebrated histories, but about what they collectively have meant to black people.

FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2014, file photo, Maria Contreras-Sweet, founder and board chairman of a Latino-owned community bank in Los Angeles, listens as President Barack Obama announces he will nominate her to head of the Small Business Administration in Washington. A group of investors led by a Contreras-Sweet offered to acquire Weinstein Co., rebrand it and install a female-led board of directors. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

Are female-led companies the answer to sexual misconduct?

- Associated Press

The Weinstein Co. thought it had found a path to survival. A group of investors led by a respected businesswoman offered to acquire the company, rebrand it and install a female-led board of directors. It was an eye-catching idea in a country where men dominate corporate boards in almost every industry.

Danes start to bid farewell to late Denmark prince

Associated Press

Thousands of Danes have bid farewell to Denmark's late Prince Henrik, husband of Queen Margrethe, whose casket is on public display in a downtown Copenhagen chapel until a private funeral next week.