Movies

‘True Grit’ novelist Charles Portis dies at age 86

NEW YORK (AP) — Novelist Charles Portis, a favorite among critics and writers for such shaggy dog stories as "Norwood" and "Gringos" and a bounty for Hollywood whose droll, bloody Western "True Grit" was a best-seller twice adapted into Oscar nominated films, died Monday at age 86. Portis, a former newspaper reporter who apparently learned...

Television

Caroline Flack, former ‘Love Island’ host, dies at 40

LONDON — Caroline Flack, former host of the popular British reality show "Love Island," has died at the age of 40, her family confirmed to BBC on Saturday evening local time. A lawyer for the family said she died by suicide and was found in her London apartment. "We can confirm that our Caroline passed...