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'Thunder' shooting case suspect due in Vegas court

03/24/2014 5:31am
A man accused of firing a gun during a backstage robbery attempt in the Thunder From Down Under dressing area is due to appear in court Monday with a lawyer, after refusing to make an initial appearance on Friday.

Old cloth ties blamed for theater ceiling collapse

03/24/2014 6:32am
Weakened, century-old cloth and plaster ties caused a partial ceiling collapse that injured almost 80 audience members at London's Apollo Theatre, investigators said Monday.

Cops: Man trespassed at Taylor Swift's beach house

03/24/2014 7:10am
A Massachusetts man has been ordered to stay away from Taylor Swift's vacation home on the Rhode Island shore.

Crayon Pop thinks they'll mesh well with Lady Gaga

03/24/2014 7:32am
Korean pop newcomers Crayon Pop are set to make waves again after Lady Gaga announced the quintet will open for her on her upcoming North American tour.

NYC museum dedicated to 9/11 victims opens May 21

03/24/2014 8:23am
A long-awaited museum dedicated to the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks will open to the public at the World Trade Center site on May 21, officials announced Monday.

Plimpton comes to London in 'Other Desert Cities'

03/24/2014 11:51am
Martha Plimpton is an American in London, grappling with all that ails the United States.

GWAR frontman Brockie found dead in Virginia home

03/24/2014 12:02pm
Dave Brockie, who as "Oderus Urungus" fronted the alien-costumed heavy metal band GWAR during graphic and fake-blood-soaked stage shows for more than three decades, has died. He was 50.

Jimmy Fallon off to fast start on 'Tonight'

03/24/2014 12:05pm
One month in, NBC's generational trade of Jay Leno for Jimmy Fallon at the "Tonight" show is succeeding beyond the hopes of executives who engineered it.

Adam McKay to direct finance drama 'The Big Short'

03/24/2014 12:11pm
In a shift to drama, Adam McKay will write and direct an adaptation of Michael Lewis' financial crisis best-seller "The Big Short: The Doomsday Machine."

'Good Wife' leaves viewers shocked, bereaved

03/24/2014 1:12pm
The shocking death of dashing attorney Will Gardner on "The Good Wife" on Sunday's episode was driven by actor Josh Charles' desire to leave the CBS drama in its fifth season.

Stacy Keibler says she's pregnant with 1st child

03/24/2014 1:21pm
Stacy Keibler and her husband, Jared Pobre, are expecting their first child together.

Against Me! singer on transition, new album

03/24/2014 2:11pm
Laura Jane Grace, who came out as transgender two years ago, says she's able to sing in a new, liberated voice on her band's latest album because she's no longer hiding.

Illness forces Allman Bros. to postpone more shows

03/24/2014 2:21pm
The Allman Brothers have postponed the remainder of their Beacon Theatre run this week due to Gregg Allman's illness.

'Thunder' shooting suspect appears in Vegas court

03/24/2014 2:41pm
A man accused of firing a gun as he tried to make off with costumes and props used by Thunder From Down Under male performers in Las Vegas appeared in court Monday.

Patrick Kennedy working on memoir about addiction

03/24/2014 2:41pm
Former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy is working on a book about his struggles with addiction and mental illness, to be published next year.

Andrea Bocelli marries longtime companion Berti

03/24/2014 3:11pm
Singer Andrea Bocelli has wed longtime companion Veronica Berti.

Widow of Errol Flynn dies in Jamaica at age 87

03/24/2014 3:13pm
Patrice Wymore Flynn, a Hollywood actress and cattle rancher who was the widow of swashbuckling screen legend Errol Flynn, has died at her seaside home in northeastern Jamaica. She was 87.

Nielsen poll: Film reviews still influential

03/24/2014 3:31pm
Social media has made inroads into shaping moviegoers' choices at the multiplex, but a new poll finds that an overwhelming majority of moviegoers still count on movie reviews.

Andrea Bocelli marries longtime companion Berti

03/24/2014 3:31pm
Singer Andrea Bocelli has wed longtime companion Veronica Berti.

Collection of photographs showing descendants of slaves donated to Smithsonian

03/24/2014 5:01pm
A collection of photographs documenting the descendants of slaves on a once-isolated island off the South-Carolina-Georgia coast is being donated to the new African-American history museum at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington.

Japanese architect Shigeru Ban wins Pritzker Prize

03/24/2014 6:01pm
The Japanese architect Shigeru Ban, who has combined a talent for innovative design and experimental use of everyday materials with extensive humanitarian efforts around the globe, has won the 2014 Pritzker Architecture Prize.

Ex-TV Judge Joe Brown arrested in Tennessee

03/24/2014 6:11pm
The star of the television show "Judge Joe Brown" has been arrested and charged with five counts of contempt of court in Tennessee, court officials in Memphis said Monday.

David Cassidy sentenced to rehab in DUI case

03/24/2014 6:21pm
A judge has sentenced 1970s teen heartthrob David Cassidy to three months in rehab and five years of probation in a drunken driving case.

Aniston says she won't let tabloids steal her joy

03/24/2014 7:50pm
Despite spending nearly half her life under the glare of cameras, Jennifer Aniston admits she's still not used to the baggage that comes with it, from paparazzi to the tabloid headlines.