Stories tagged: pop culture
Tue., March 19, 2019, 11:56 a.m.
Bernie Torme, a guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne, died a day before his 67th birthday, according to his drummer.
Fri., March 8, 2019, 12:41 p.m.
The producers of “The Simpsons” are removing a classic episode that featured the voice of Michael Jackson after HBO aired a documentary in which two men claim they were sexually …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 1:48 p.m.
Actor Jan Michael Vincent, known for starring in the television series “Airwolf,” has died. He was 73.
Thu., March 7, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Annie Lennox has a sweet dream – that the world will embrace the term global feminism and continue to push for the advancement of women’s rights around the globe
Thu., March 7, 2019, 8:23 p.m.
The nation’s largest LGBTQ civil rights organization is honoring Christina Aguilera with its Ally for Equality award
Thu., March 7, 2019, 11:11 a.m.
The Millennium Falcon is blasting off from Disneyland on May 31 with the opening of the California theme park’s massive Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge expansion.
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 7:26 p.m.
“Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek says he has been diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019, 6:03 p.m.
Luke Perry, who gained instant heartthrob status as wealthy rebel Dylan McKay on “Beverly Hills, 90210,” died Monday after suffering a massive stroke, his publicist said. He was 52.
Fri., March 1, 2019, 1:07 p.m.
Katherine Helmond, the sitcom star whose memorable roles as ditzy matriarchs in “Soap,” “Who’s the Boss?” and “Coach” endeared her to audiences of all ages, has died. She was 89.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 1:50 p.m.
Actor Luke Perry has been hospitalized following reports that he suffered a stroke.
Sun., Feb. 24, 2019, 6:36 p.m.
R. Kelly, one of the best-selling music artists of all time, won’t get out of jail until Monday or Tuesday as confidants scramble to arrange to pay the $100,000 bail …
Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 10:51 p.m.
Minor edits. With AP Photos. Barry Jenkins’ adaptation of the James Baldwin novel ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ on Saturday topped the 34th Film Independent Spirit Awards, winning best film, …
Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 10:42 p.m.
Flowers from Meghan Markle’s New York baby shower are getting a second life. WNBC reports that the flowers from the Duchess of Sussex’s shower on Wednesday were donated to Repeat …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 9:24 p.m.
Amandla Stenberg, KiKi Layne, Regina Hall and Jennifer Lewis took the audience from tears to laughter and back again with emotional speeches at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood luncheon.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:11 p.m.
Lady Gaga and her fiance, talent agent Christian Carino, have split up.
Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 6:23 p.m.
LOS ANGELES – “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” star Alfonso Ribeiro has been denied a copyright for the “Carlton” dance, which he’s suing two videogame makers over. The denial from …
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 8:56 p.m.
A New York Times report says seven women have claimed singer-songwriter Ryan Adams offered to help them with their music careers but then turned things sexual, and he sometimes became …
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 8:46 p.m.
They are the A-listers who wow on the red carpet.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 3:54 p.m.
NEW YORK – Cardi B has deactivated her Instagram account following social media criticism of her winning a Grammy for best rap album. Some people said the 26-year-old rapper didn’t …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 12:49 p.m.
Perhaps you weren’t sure – or didn’t care – if Gisele Bundchen’s husband and the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl this month. But you know why “The Favourite” …
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 2:11 p.m.
“The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part” is easily the weekend’s top ticket-seller in theaters over the weekend, but its $35 million haul is well shy of expectations.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 6:50 p.m.
Are the Bryan Singer allegations a problem for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’s’ Oscars chances?
Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 4:28 p.m.
“This Is Us” actor Milo Ventimiglia is being honored as Man of the Year by Harvard University’s Hasty Pudding Theatricals.
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 5:45 p.m.
“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett told police that two men seemed to know who he was before they beat him, shouted racial and homophobic slurs, and looped a rope around his …
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 3:04 p.m.
“Watch What Happens Live” host Andy Cohen is a dad.
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 3 p.m.
Ever since the historical musical “Hamilton” began its march to near-universal infatuation, one group has noticeably withheld its applause – historians. Many academics argue the portrait of Alexander Hamilton, the …
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 3:31 p.m.
A Las Vegas artist is suing pop music star Ariana Grande, alleging federal copyright infringement over an image of a woman in a candle flame in the pop star’s widely-viewed …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 5:30 p.m.
Singer Demi Lovato has deleted her Twitter account following criticism that she was laughing at memes about 21 Savage.
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 1:05 p.m.
As Twitter howls at the double-standard at play, one journalist and breastfeeding advocate reminds us that until the 1930s, men going bare-chested was taboo.
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019
“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett said Friday that he has been “consistent on every level” with the police during their investigation into what he says was a racist and homophobic attack …