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Emmy-winning comedian Katt Williams arrested in Oregon assault

Emmy-winning comedian Katt Williams arrested in Oregon assault

Published 07/10/2018

(Reuters) - Emmy-winning comedian Katt Williams was arrested for allegedly assaulting a limousine driver at a Portland, Oregon airport in a confrontation over the transportation [more…]

Opera singer Montserrat Caballe dies in Barcelona, aged 85

Opera singer Montserrat Caballe dies in Barcelona, aged 85

Published 06/10/2018

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Montserrat Caballe, who took opera into the pop charts by singing “Barcelona” with Freddie Mercury three decades ago, died aged 85 on [more…]

‘Jersey Shore’ star Sorrentino sentenced to eight months for tax…

‘Jersey Shore’ star Sorrentino sentenced to eight months for tax…

Published 05/10/2018

(Reuters) - Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, star of the reality television show “The Jersey Shore,” was sentenced to eight months in prison on Friday after [more…]

Ben Affleck, out of rehab, calls addiction a lifelong struggle

Ben Affleck, out of rehab, calls addiction a lifelong struggle

Published 05/10/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Oscar winner Ben Affleck said on Thursday he had completed a 40-day residential alcohol rehab program but said that battling addiction [more…]

‘M*A*S*H’ star Alan Alda to get lifetime achievement award

‘M*A*S*H’ star Alan Alda to get lifetime achievement award

Published 05/10/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Alan Alda, the “M*A*S*H” TV star with a long career on stage and screen, will receive the annual lifetime achievement award [more…]

Charles Aznavour, beloved French crooner, dies aged 94

Charles Aznavour, beloved French crooner, dies aged 94

Published 01/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - French singer Charles Aznavour, who rose to stardom under the wing of Edith Piaf and went on to steal the hearts of [more…]

CNN founder Ted Turner says he’s suffering form of dementia

CNN founder Ted Turner says he’s suffering form of dementia

Published 28/09/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Ted Turner, the billionaire founder of cable news channel CNN, says he is suffering from a form of dementia that leaves [more…]

Cosby sentencing caps fall from ‘America’s Dad’ to convicted felon

Cosby sentencing caps fall from ‘America’s Dad’ to convicted felon

Published 24/09/2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters) - Bill Cosby’s downfall from “America’s Dad” to convicted felon will reach its final chapter in a Pennsylvania courtroom on Monday, when [more…]

Cosby sentencing is new milestone for #MeToo movement

Cosby sentencing is new milestone for #MeToo movement

Published 23/09/2018

(Reuters) - When a grainy video of standup comedian Hannibal Buress making a joke about Bill Cosby’s rape allegations on an October night in 2014 [more…]

Che Guevara poster artist looks back on 50 revolutionary years

Che Guevara poster artist looks back on 50 revolutionary years

Published 18/09/2018

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Fifty years after creating the Che Guevara poster that still adorns student bedrooms around the world, Irish artist Jim Fitzpatrick is delighted [more…]