LOS ANGELES (AP) — Angelina Jolie, who has sought to inspire women with public candor about her own health, brought another message of empowerment to the Kids' Choice Awards.
"Mad Men," the award-winning hit series about morally compromised New York advertising executives in 1960s Manhattan, returns next month for its final seven episodes. The influential show, which debuted on the AMC cable network in 2007, earned millions of fans around the globe thanks to stellar writing, powerful acting and a painstakingly detailed retro aesthetic. Its depiction of 1960s cool has become such a part of US culture that props from the show were donated to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History on Friday. In the final episodes -- the second half of season seven -- viewers will learn the fate of the seductive and mysterious Don Draper (Jon Hamm), a gifted and charismatic ad man who has built his adult life on a falsehood.
LOVELAND, Colo. (AP) — A national movement that counts on painters, dancers and musicians to help revitalize downtowns is coming to this Colorado city as the first residents prepare to move into new low-income apartments built for artists and their families.