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Special prosecutor to examine Jussie Smollett case in Chicago

Special prosecutor to examine Jussie Smollett case in Chicago

Published 21/06/2019

(Reuters) - A Chicago judge on Friday ordered a special prosecutor to examine the handling of actor Jussie Smollett’s discredited claim that he was the [more…]

Rapper Cardi B faces felony charges over strip club fight

Rapper Cardi B faces felony charges over strip club fight

Published 21/06/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Grammy Award-winning rapper Cardi B was indicted on Friday on felony assault charges in connection with a fight at a New [more…]

Chanel, Fendi host tribute to grand couturier Karl Lagerfeld

Chanel, Fendi host tribute to grand couturier Karl Lagerfeld

Published 20/06/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - Amid colossal portraits and clean lines of black, white and red, Chanel, Fendi and a gaggle of stars paid homage to the [more…]

U.S. fashion icon, socialite Gloria Vanderbilt dead at 95

U.S. fashion icon, socialite Gloria Vanderbilt dead at 95

Published 17/06/2019

(Reuters) - Gloria Vanderbilt, the “poor little rich girl” who lived a life at the highest levels of fashion, society and wealth as an heir [more…]

CNN’s Anderson Cooper remembers mom Gloria Vanderbilt as visitor…

CNN’s Anderson Cooper remembers mom Gloria Vanderbilt as visitor…

Published 17/06/2019

(Reuters) - CNN anchor Anderson Cooper remembered his mother, designer and society grand dame Gloria Vanderbilt, as a woman who endured a string of heartbreaks [more…]

Bill Cosby’s post as ‘America’s Dad’ on Father’s Day sparks anger…

Bill Cosby’s post as ‘America’s Dad’ on Father’s Day sparks anger…

Published 17/06/2019

(Reuters) - Convicted sex offender Bill Cosby’s Instagram post identifying himself as “America’s Dad” in a Father’s Day message touched off online reaction from admiration [more…]

Leonard Cohen’s love letters to Marianne fetch $876,000 at auction

Leonard Cohen’s love letters to Marianne fetch $876,000 at auction

Published 13/06/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A collection of more than 50 love letters written by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen to the woman who inspired “So Long, [more…]

Brian Wilson postpones summer tour, says he feels ‘mentally insecure’

Brian Wilson postpones summer tour, says he feels ‘mentally insecure’

Published 08/06/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Beach Boys co-founder Brian Wilson has indefinitely postponed a U.S. summer tour that was due to open on Friday, saying he [more…]

Remains of former ‘Mickey Mouse Club’ actor found in Oregon

Remains of former ‘Mickey Mouse Club’ actor found in Oregon

Published 07/06/2019

(Reuters) - The body of former actor Dennis Day, who was a member of popular 1950s television show “The Mickey Mouse Club,” has been identified [more…]

Grammy-winning New Orleans musician Dr. John dead at 77

Grammy-winning New Orleans musician Dr. John dead at 77

Published 07/06/2019

(Reuters) - Dr. John, a six-time Grammy winner who in his incarnation as the “Night Tripper” brought the New Orleans voodoo vibe to America’s music [more…]