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'Pawn Stars' Richard Harrison, known as 'The Old Man,' dies

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:04am

"Pawn Stars" patriarch, Richard Benjamin Harrison, who was known as "The Old Man," has died at age 77.

Lincoln Foundation's Marilyn Monroe dress sells for $50,000

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 9:53am

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation's unusual ownership of a black dress once belonging to movie star Marilyn Monroe is ending as it sold over the weekend for $50,000.

Street artist Banksy splashes Paris with works on migrants

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 9:28am

Banksy is believed to have taken his message on migration to Paris, which has seen seven works attributed to the provocative British street artist.

Former Trump aide apologizes for 'cotton-picking' remark

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 8:17am

A former campaign aide to President Donald Trump has apologized after he told a black man and fellow guest on a Fox News show he was out of his "cotton-picking mind."

Detroit studio listed for $1.5M after facing demolition

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 8:06am

A recording studio in Detroit that once welcomed artists such as Aretha Franklin and Miles Davis has been listed for $1.5 million after earlier being targeted for demolition.

Chris Stapleton joins performers for 33rd annual Farm Aid

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 6:34am

Chris Stapleton is joining performers for the 33rd annual Farm Aid in Connecticut.

The Latest: Meek Mill debuts 'Stay Woke' song at BET Awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 10:52pm

The Latest on the 2018 BET Awards, which are being presented Sunday at the Microsoft Theater (all times local):

Trump tells Jimmy Fallon to 'be a man' over hair-mussing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:42pm

President Donald Trump is telling "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon to "be a man" and stop "whimpering" about the personal anguish he felt over the backlash he received after messing up Trump's hair during a 2016 campaign appearance on Fallon's late-night talk show.

Prolific, painfully candid ex-poet laureate Donald Hall dies

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:04pm

Donald Hall, a prolific, award-winning poet and man of letters widely admired for his sharp humor and painful candor about nature, mortality, baseball and the distant past, has died at age 89.

Roseanne Barr in interview: 'I made myself a hate magnet'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 1:14pm

In an emotional interview, Roseanne Barr said she definitely feels remorse for the racist tweet that prompted ABC to cancel the revival of "Roseanne."

Association removes Laura Ingalls Wilder's name from award

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 9:45am

A division of the American Library Association has voted to remove Laura Ingalls Wilder's name from a major children's book award over concerns with how the early-to-mid 20th century author portrayed blacks and Native Americans.

France, Belgium seek UNESCO recognition for WWI memorials

Raf Casert, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 24th - 2:01am

France and Belgium are urging UNESCO to designate scores of their World War I memorials and cemeteries as World Heritage sites as the centennial remembrance of the 1914-1918 war nears its end.

Han Solo's Blaster from 'Return of the Jedi' tops auction

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 9:03pm

Han Solo's Blaster from the "Return of the Jedi" has sold for $550,000 at a Las Vegas auction.

Brigitte Nielsen, 54, has given birth to her fifth child

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 5:07pm

Brigitte Nielsen says she has given birth at age 54.

Memorial set at Florida arena for slain rapper XXXTentacion

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 3:09pm

A major public memorial is planned at a Florida arena for rising rap star XXXTentacion (ex-ex-ex-ten-ta-see-YAWN), who was shot and killed this week.

Actress Cynthia Nixon says son has come out as transgender

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 2:39pm

Actress and New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon has announced that her oldest child has come out as transgender.

HGTV's Joanna & Chip Gaines welcome 5th child

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 2:17pm

HGTV's Joanna and Chip Gaines have welcomed their fifth child — a boy.

Teen actress wears 'I do care' jacket to protest first lady

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 12:01pm

Teen actress Jenna Ortega cares, and says Melania Trump should do the same.

'Game of Thrones' co-stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie wed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 23rd - 11:39am

Former "Game of Thrones" co-stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie married Saturday with a church service and a celebration at the bride's ancestral castle in Scotland.

Michelle Obama's memoir conveys lessons of an eventful life

Chevel Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 22nd - 8:56pm

Former first lady Michelle Obama said Friday that her upcoming memoir "Becoming" is a "re-humanization effort" that shares the "ordinariness of a very extraordinary story" that she hopes will give voice to people who feel voiceless.