Stories tagged: pop culture
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 5:54 p.m.
Rich or not, famous or not, there was little reprieve Saturday from the California wildfires sweeping through towns as different as the star-filled oceanside enclave of Malibu and the modest …
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 5:46 p.m.
Gunshots were fired during an incident on the Beverly Hills, California, set of a music video for a song by rappers Tekashi 6ix9ine, Kanye West and Nicki Minaj on Thursday.
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 10:53 a.m.
Here’s a little something to distract you as we await election returns. You’re welcome.
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 4:27 p.m.
Trumpeter Roy Hargrove, a prolific player who provided his jazz sound to records across a vast range of styles and won two Grammys, has died at age 49, his manager …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 4:10 p.m.
A report says the Spice Girls are about to give fans what they really, really want: a reunion.
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 4 p.m.
Alec Baldwin is denying that he punched anyone over a parking spot and says an assault allegation is being reported “for the purposes of clickbait entertainment.”
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 3:27 p.m.
Hilary Duff is celebrating the birth of her daughter.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 4:16 p.m.
Beyonce is in a 1990s mood as she salutes singer Toni Braxton for Halloween.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 5:43 p.m.
Hours before NBC News gave Megyn Kelly’s morning show the ax, her “Today” show predecessors Tamron Hall and Al Roker reunited Thursday night.
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 5:25 p.m.
Management for rapper Yella Beezy says he’s out of the hospital after being shot three times on a highway in the Dallas area.
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 4:45 p.m.
NBC’s Megyn Kelly swiftly apologized Tuesday for a morning show segment that questioned why dressing up in blackface for a Halloween costume is wrong.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
If you keep tater tots in your pocket, feed ham to your llama named Tina and can master the impossible skating maneuver “the Iron Lotus,” you might be a fan …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
Film and TV actress Selma Blair announced she is dealing with a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis.
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 2:27 p.m.
Don’t look for Amy Schumer in any Super Bowl LIII commercials this time around. She’s sitting this one out as she stands with Colin Kaepernick and his take-a-knee protest against …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 5 a.m.
Lena Dunham is shutting down her online feminist newsletter.
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 5 a.m.
Actor Bruce Dern has been released from the hospital after a fall during his daily jog in Los Angeles.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
The Astoria City Council has taken a step toward cracking down on motorists who illegally park near “The Goonies” house.
Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
The Warner Bros. surprise hit “Crazy Rich Asians” will debut in China next month, ending speculation that the country’s film regulators may block the hit romantic comedy after the country’s …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 6:53 p.m.
Chance the Rapper isn’t going to be Chance the Mayor anytime soon. The Chicago native set off a round of speculation Monday with a tweet that stoked long-circulating rumors that …
Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 8:53 p.m.
Taylor Swift kicked off her week with a rare political post on social media, and at the American Music Awards she continued the conversation by encouraging fans to vote in …
Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 3:46 p.m.
Cardi B, Shawn Mendes and Calvin Harris are set to perform on the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour this holiday season.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 12:27 p.m.
The Situation, whose abs became famous on the hit reality show “Jersey Shore,” was sentenced Friday to eight months in prison for tax fraud as his co-stars looked on.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
Taylor Swift announced Tuesday she will open the 2018 American Music Awards.
Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 6:03 p.m.
The country’s poet laureate, Tracy K. Smith, is launching a weekly podcast and radio program called “The Slowdown.”
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 1:46 p.m.
The phone call telling Cher she was a Kennedy Center honoree was certainly welcome – but she admits she wanted to get it earlier.
Tue., Sept. 25, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
The Ruth Bader Ginsburg biopic “On the Basis of Sex” is having its world premiere at the 32nd AFI Fest in Los Angeles.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 25, 2018, 5:26 p.m.
Will Smith is diving head first into turning 50.
Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 1:06 p.m.
Actor Danny DeVito has been honored with a lifetime achievement award at Spain’s most prestigious film festival in the northern coastal city of San Sebastian.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, 12:11 p.m.
Check out the upcoming events at Chicago’s United Center and you’ll see Bulls games, Blackhawks games and concerts by Fleetwood Mac, Nicki Manaj and Cher, among others. And former first …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 6:29 p.m.
Demi Lovato’s mother says the pop star is doing well nearly two months after she suffered an overdose, but she admits there was a time they weren’t sure whether Lovato …