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'Greening of America' author Charles Reich dead at 91

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 6:19pm

Charles Reich, the author and Ivy League academic whose "The Greening of America" blessed the counterculture of the 1960s and became a million-selling manifesto for a new and euphoric way of life, has died.

Corden's 'Late Late Show' visits London, gets silly in Paris

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 4:33pm

When James Corden takes his "The Late Late Show" to England, he does it up royally.

Tension developing in Aretha Franklin will dispute

Ed White, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 3:19pm

A fight is emerging over whether a son of Aretha Franklin could be put in charge of the late singer's estate after a 2014 handwritten will was found under cushions in her suburban Detroit home.

Megadeth's Dave Mustaine says he has throat cancer

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 1:41pm

Megadeth's Dave Mustaine says he has been diagnosed with throat cancer.

Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95

Ula Ilnytzky, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 10:06am

Gloria Vanderbilt, the intrepid heiress, artist and romantic who began her extraordinary life as the "poor little rich girl" of the Great Depression, survived family tragedy and multiple marriages and reigned during the 1970s and '80s as a designer jeans pioneer, died Monday at the age of 95.

Another "Empire" actor arrested, but on traffic offense

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:59am

Another "Empire" actor has been arrested in Chicago, but this time on a traffic-related offense.

Alan Brinkley, scholar of liberalism, dead at 70

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:47am

Alan Brinkley, an influential historian and academic who traced the evolution of liberalism from the New Deal to the 21st century and was a popular commentator on culture and politics, has died at age 70.

Prince Harry champions mother's cause: clearing land mines

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 9:07am

Prince Harry has offered his support to a new initiative to clear land mines from a wilderness area in Angola, saying it will protect lives and help communities.

Gloria Vanderbilt has died at 95, son Anderson Cooper announces on CNN

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 8:19am

Gloria Vanderbilt has died at 95, son Anderson Cooper announces on CNN.

Taylor Swift's new video features Ellen, RuPaul and more

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:06am

Taylor Swift's new music video features a number of famous faces, including Ellen DeGeneres, Laverne Cox, RuPaul and the cast of "Queer Eye."

Shania Twain set to party again in Vegas with new residency

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 17th - 7:03am

Since Shania Twain launched her first residency in Las Vegas seven years ago, Sin City has been invaded with contemporary pop stars, from Lady Gaga to Drake to Christina Aguilera, jumping on the residency trend. Even Cardi B has plans for a short-term Vegas residency this year.

Meghan and Harry release Father's Day photo of baby Archie

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 1:15pm

Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex have released a photograph of their 6-week-old son Archie for Father's Day.

Rapper T.I. and Atlanta church work to end mass imprisonment

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 16th - 12:29pm

Music artist T.I. is lending his voice to a project involving the late Martin Luther King Jr.'s home church in Atlanta.

Tiffany Haddish cancels Atlanta show over abortion law

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 15th - 7:20pm

Actress and comedian Tiffany Haddish has canceled her upcoming Atlanta performance because of Georgia's new restrictive abortion law.

"Romeo and Juliet" director Franco Zeffirelli dies at 96

Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 15th - 11:14am

Italian director Franco Zeffirelli, who delighted audiences around the world with his romantic vision and extravagant productions, most famously captured in "Romeo and Juliet" and the miniseries "Jesus of Nazareth," died Saturday at 96.

Fans wait hours in line to ride new Harry Potter ride

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 15th - 10:05am

Universal Orlando Resort's new Harry Potter-themed roller coaster opened this week, and visitors were waiting in line for multiple hours to ride it.

Versace to Emporio: Men's looks shine, literally, in Milan

Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 15th - 10:04am

Milan Fashion Week for spring/summer menswear previews has started with a slightly different rhythm, with many mainstays not showing this season.

'Gosh!' Cult comedy 'Napoleon Dynamite' turns 15

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 15th - 8:23am

The cult comedy Napoleon Dynamite turns 15 years old this month, a milestone for a movie that became an early breakaway hit in today's era of pop-culture geek celebration.

Franco Zeffirelli's son says the famed Italian director has died at the age of 96

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 15th - 5:23am

Franco Zeffirelli's son says the famed Italian director has died at the age of 96.

Judge: Enough evidence for case against Lil Durk to proceed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 14th - 6:14pm

A trial against a Chicago rapper accused in an Atlanta drive-by shooting will move forward.