Celebrities

Trump says won’t be ‘throwing punches’ in U.S. Republican debate

Published 02/08/2015

WASHINGTON Donald Trump, the man to beat in this week's first televised Republican presidential debate, said on Sunday he does not plan to attack his [more…]

Bobbi Kristina Brown funeral draws crowd of onlookers

Published 01/08/2015

ALPHARETTA, Ga., Dozens of onlookers gathered on Saturday near a Georgia church for the funeral of Bobbi Kristina Brown, the 22-year-old daughter of late singer [more…]

Country singer Lynn Anderson, best known for ‘Rose Garden,’ dead at 67

Published 01/08/2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Country music singer Lynn Anderson, best known for her 1970 Grammy-winning smash hit "Rose Garden," has died of a heart attack at a [more…]

Judge dismisses lawsuit seeking Kurt Cobain’s death-scene photos

Published 01/08/2015

SEATTLE A Washington state judge on Friday dismissed a lawsuit seeking photos from the death scene of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain because the journalist who [more…]

Katy Perry may get chance to live at disputed ex-convent in Los Angeles

Published 31/07/2015

LOS ANGELES (This story corrects paragraph 2: nuns no longer live at the property in July 30 story)Katy Perry, who grew up the daughter of [more…]

Judge weighs lawsuit seeking Kurt Cobain’s death-scene photos

Published 31/07/2015

SEATTLE A Washington state judge should dismiss a lawsuit seeking photos from the death scene of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain because public-disclosure laws do not [more…]

One Direction releases surprise first single as a foursome

Published 31/07/2015

LONDON Best-selling boy band One Direction released a surprise first single as a foursome on Friday, two days after former member Zayn Malik announced a [more…]

Georgia’s Spelman College ends professorship tied to Bill Cosby

Published 26/07/2015

Spelman College in Georgia has discontinued a professorship named after disgraced comedian Bill Cosby and returned the money meant to pay for it, a spokeswoman [more…]

South Africa’s Tutu discharged from hospital after treatment

Published 21/07/2015

CAPE TOWN Veteran South African anti-apartheid campaigner Desmond Tutu was discharged from hospital on Tuesday after a week fighting a persistent infection that is not [more…]

From twerk to work: Miley Cyrus to host MTV Video Music Awards

Published 21/07/2015

Two years after twerking her way into MTV history, Miley Cyrus will be hosting the cable channel's Video Music Awards.In a tweet on Monday, the [more…]