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Veteran TV impresario Robert Halmi Sr. dies at 90

07/31/2014 6:40am
Prolific TV producer Robert Halmi, Sr., has died.

Tweet derails Cassidy DWI plea deal hearing

07/31/2014 7:10am
A horse racing tweet prompted prosecutors to halt a court hearing at which a lawyer for seventies heartthrob David Cassidy was supposed to accept a plea deal on the singer's behalf.

What problem? Ariana Grande is new princess of pop

07/31/2014 7:30am
Ariana Grande is the new princess of pop, topping the charts with her addictive single "Problem," impressing critics with her thick, gliding vocal range and maintaining an image that her young Nickelodeon fans can vibe with, signature ponytail and all.

Spain court studies paternity suit against ex-king

07/31/2014 7:40am
Spain's Supreme Court says it will consider an appeal of a rejected paternity suit filed against the recently abdicated King Juan Carlos.

Ariana Grande on 'Problem,' Bieber, horror films

07/31/2014 8:20am
Ariana Grande's "Problem" was an insta-smash, but the singer acknowledges that she wasn't sure how people would receive the song, which has become one of the year's biggest hits.

Alicia Keys pregnant with 2nd child

07/31/2014 10:10am
Alicia Keys is getting ready for another big release: her second child.

Rising band getting more than 5 seconds of summer

07/31/2014 10:31am
5 Seconds of Summer fit the boy band mold: a quartet of young men with a feverish female fan base touring with British megastars One Direction. But the Australian pop-rock group identifies more with Pete Wentz than Harry Styles.

Starz' 'Outlander' brings novels to life vibrantly

07/31/2014 11:52am
There's an odd believability you find inside "Outlander" that somehow makes it feel true-to-life.

Brian Dennehy, Mia Farrow to star on Broadway

07/31/2014 12:31pm
A.R. Gurney's romantic play "Love Letters" is about to hit Broadway again with some big movie stars.

Grammy winner Ne-Yo: Ex-manager owes me $8M

07/31/2014 1:21pm
Grammy winner Ne-Yo wants $8 million from his ex-manager.

'Sharknado 2' whipped up storm of viewers, tweets

07/31/2014 2:12pm
Syfy says its sequel to the horror spoof "Sharknado" snapped up 3.9 million viewers Wednesday night.

'Godfather of Makeup' Dick Smith dead at 92

07/31/2014 3:01pm
Dick Smith, the Oscar-winning "Godfather of Makeup" who amused, fascinated and terrified moviegoers by devising unforgettable transformations for Marlon Brando in "The Godfather" and Linda Blair in "The Exorcist" among many others, has died. He was 92.

Usher 'overwhelmed' by supporters of foundation

07/31/2014 3:51pm
Rhythm and blues singer Usher said he was overwhelmed with gratitude by the amount of supporters at his New Look Foundation's 15th anniversary luncheon.

Elvis' guitar donor says he is rightful owner

07/31/2014 4:22pm
A man who donated to a South Dakota museum a slightly damaged acoustic guitar played by Elvis Presley that is at the center of a custody battle insisted Thursday he had the right to give it away because he owned it.

Atlantic City hosts free Blake Shelton concert

07/31/2014 5:30pm
More than 60,000 fans are rocking to a free Blake Shelton concert on the Atlantic City beach.

Dionne Warwick knows her way to San Jose

07/31/2014 5:30pm
In 1968, Dionne Warwick had never been to San Jose and didn't think much of the song.

Michigan dentist transforms office into gallery

07/31/2014 6:31pm
Visitors approaching the Dentolutions offices might mistake the sculpture outside for a giant red, avant-garde toothbrush.

Russell Simmons, LL Cool J visit youth at NYC jail

07/31/2014 8:22pm
A group of young people at a jail complex got some words of encouragement on Thursday from hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons and actor LL Cool J.