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Taylor Swift: through the years

Wed, 16 Mar 2016 15:49:52 -0400


Man about to witness his 27th total solar eclipse

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:39:48 -0400

Astronomer Donald Liebenberg has spent more time in totality — when the moon covers the sun — than any other person on Earth. Video provided by Newsy


21 pieces of wild barware to bring out your inner party animal

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:54:53 -0400

Zoo won't want to miss this


Yes, your grandma is still having sex

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:18:53 -0400

New study says adults have less sex as they get older. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.


Weekend TV: Tiffany Haddish special, 'Endeavour'

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:00:02 -0400

What’s worth watching, and what might not be, in prime time.


How characters with autism got starring roles on TV's 'Good Doctor,' 'Atypical,' 'Claws'

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 16:29:27 -0400

A surgeon on 'Good Doctor' and a teen coming of age on 'Atypical' face challenges of autism while pursuing fulfilling lives.


Rachel Bloom says it's expensive to not be a size 2 in Hollywood

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:26:18 -0400

Rachel Bloom said it's hard to find outfits for events because the fashion industry only wants to give out sample clothes in size 0 or 2.


Review: Marvel's 'The Defenders' are better off fighting solo

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:10:36 -0400

Daredevil, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones and Iron Fist don't really work as a super-team in 'Marvel's The Defenders' on 'Netflix.'


Tina Fey urges America to start "sheet caking" instead of protesting

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:41:29 -0400

Tina Fey was on the summer edition of "Weekend Update", and introduced her new grassroots movement #sheetcaking. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.


Celebs-turned-politicos, and those thinking about it

Thu, 6 Nov 2014 16:19:26 -0500


'Star Wars' continues resurgence with possible Obi-Wan Kenobi movie

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:58:25 -0400

Disney and Lucasfilm are reportedly working on a stand-alone movie about the Jedi Master. Video provided by Newsy


Images from 'Game of Thrones' Season 7

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:41:43 -0400


Our favorite moments from 'Friends'

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 21:47:52 -0400

"We were on a break!" "Pivot!" It just may be the most quotable show in history. Let's take a look back at some of the funniest and most classic moments of the iconic show 'Friends.'


The saddest celeb breakups of 2017

Tue, 8 Aug 2017 12:51:58 -0400


Fifth Harmony on Camila Cabello and 'gossip interviews': 'That’s not who we are'

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:02:56 -0400

Normani Kordei and Lauren Jauregui told USA TODAY about the pains of constantly being asked about their former bandmate.


Shania Twain had all eyes on her for 'Swingin' with My Eyes Closed'

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:05:42 -0400

The star sparkled while performing her new song and announcing a major tour on Wednesday night.


Duchess Kate: Style Diary

Mon, 5 Oct 2015 16:58:41 -0400


'Annabelle: Creation': The 'true' story of the evil doll star

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:25:24 -0400

The real 'Annabelle: Creation' doll looks (a lot) less scary than the movie version, but she's purported to have the same demonic powers.


LeBlanc and 'Episodes' cast talk Hollywood experiences

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:55:52 -0400

Matt LeBlanc, star of satirical TV show 'Episodes,' says he's never had a bad Hollywood experience - unlike the rest of the cast. (Aug. 17)


Review: Steven Soderbergh's goofy 'Logan Lucky' pulls a delightfully country-fried heist

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:57:28 -0400

Daniel Craig steals the robbery flick as a bleached-blonde explosives expert with a perfectly pitched hillbilly accent.


Roman Polanski loses latest bid to end 40-year-old underage sex case

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 20:39:29 -0400

Judge rules against Roman Polanski's latest effort to get 40-year-old underage sex case dismissed.


Myth or fact? Pregnant women should avoid solar eclipse

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:07:01 -0400

According to some legends, pregnant women should fear the eclipse. So if you are preggers listen up! Susana Victoria Perez (@susana_vp) has more.


3 ways to trick yourself into getting stuff done

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:32:16 -0400

Procrastination be gone. You can do it! Here's how you can finally conquer your task list.


These five movies had way worse summer vacations than you did

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:26:14 -0400

Stuck in the office looking at friends' Facebook photos? Take solace in the terrible vacations depicted in 'Girls Trip' and '47 Meters Down.'


'Star Wars' Obi-Wan Kenobi movie confirmed to be in development

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:44:23 -0400

An Obi-Wan Kenobi movie is indeed in the works.


Famous models, then and now

Thu, 3 Aug 2017 12:44:58 -0400


Trailer: 'The Hitman's Bodyguard'

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:34:55 -0400

Ryan Reynolds is a protection services agent and Samuel L. Jackson is the assassin he's supposed to protect in the action comedy 'The Hitman's Bodyguard.'


Taylor Swift erased from social media and fans can't shake it off

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:30:43 -0400

It's unclear whether her blacked out accounts are due to a hack or preparation for an album announcement.


Taylor Swift's social media accounts go dark

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:38:10 -0400

All of Taylor Swift's social media accounts were blacked out on Friday sparking speculation of a much-anticipated new album announcement.


Photos: Stars present new shows on TCA tour

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 22:50:27 -0400


Tina Fey presents an alternative to protesting far-right rallies: ‘Sheet caking’

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:07:02 -0400

Fey appeared on the summer edition of 'Saturday Night Live's' 'Weekend Update' with a sugary alternative to protesting far-right rallies.


30 reasons why we're still obsessed with 'Dirty Dancing,' 30 years later

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:26:57 -0400

Nobody puts this list in a corner. Thirty years on, we still can't get enough of Johnny and Baby's hot 'Dirty Dancing' romance.


Polanski faces fresh accusation of sex attack on minor

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:48:34 -0400

Polanski faces fresh accusation of sex attack on minor Video provided by AFP


Hollywood bids Steve Bannon a not-so-fond farewell after White House ouster

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:06:13 -0400

Everyone from the late-night gang to Oscar winners had choice words for the former White House strategist.


11 eclipse-themed recipes that are literally out of this world

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:28:31 -0400

We're over the moon for these dishes


'Twin Peaks' actor charged with assaulting girlfriend

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:30:25 -0400

An actor in “Twin Peaks: The Return” has been arrested for the attempted murder of his girlfriend. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) reports.


Trey Songz reaches plea deal on reduced charges in Detroit arrest

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:30:19 -0400

Charged with assault on cop after Detroit concert, Trey Songz pleads guilty to disturbing the peace and a sentence of probation.


Shania Twain back after 15 years

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:35:46 -0400

With the release of 'Now' country superstar Shania Twain is back. She talks about her reborn career and her exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville, Tenn. (June 28)


Bruce Forsyth, veteran British TV host and entertainer, dies at 89

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:28:42 -0400

Forsyth hosted 'Strictly Come Dancing,' the show on which 'Dancing With the Stars' is based.


This DIY 'moon' ice will make your solar eclipse party even better

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:14:33 -0400

All you need are some tennis balls, water balloons, and a couple key ingredients to add color.


Meet all the princes of the world

Wed, 2 Aug 2017 11:19:21 -0400


This nanny gig pays $125,000

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:44:47 -0400

An anonymous pair of parents have put out an ad for the most experienced nanny you’ve ever seen. Aidan Kelley has the story.


Meet all the official princesses of the world

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:13:44 -0400


Passages 2017: those we’ve lost through the year

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:02:45 -0400


Remembering Princess Diana

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 09:37:09 -0400


All of the important hints dropped in 'Game of Thrones' Season 7, explained

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:48:21 -0400

Here are the small callbacks and hints you might've missed during 'Game of Thrones' that may be important for the future.


Marvel's 'Defenders' team up to clean up New York City

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:13:50 -0400

Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist and Luke Cage must join together to save The Big Apple in a Netflix original series.


Check out 2017's most eligible celebrity bachelors

Mon, 7 Aug 2017 17:41:40 -0400


New 'Deadpool 2' details released following on-set death

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:17:27 -0400

Stunt woman SJ Harris was thrown through a plate glass window during a action sequence gone wrong.


Day in celebrities

Mon, 10 Sep 2012 11:37:57 -0400


Matt LeBlanc could have starred in 'Modern Family,' but says he was all wrong for it

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:46:38 -0400

The actor turned down 'Modern Family,' fearing, "I'm not the guy for this." But he did urge the cast to negotiate in tandem.