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Jackson suit settled

May 23, 2019 / 1:16 pm

A years-long lawsuit between Michael Jackson's estate and one of the superstar's former managers has been settled, ending one of the final legal fights...

Crook leaves home spotless

May 23, 2019 / 11:53 am

Whoever broke into a Massachusetts man's home last week didn't take a thing. They did, however, leave the house spotless. Nate Roman tells The Boston...

Smollett file unsealed

May 23, 2019 / 11:48 am

A judge in Chicago ordered the file in Jussie Smollett's criminal case unsealed Thursday, saying the actor's actions did not appear to be those of...

Fraudster catches a break

May 23, 2019 / 9:44 am

A federal court has ruled that the husband of "Real Housewives of New Jersey" cast member Teresa Giudice can stay in the U.S. as he appeals...

NHL: Faces of concussions

May 23, 2019 / 8:15 am

Wearing a black shirt with "Fight for your happiness" on the front and "Sick not weak" on the back, Daniel Carcillo eats an apple as his...

Rotten ratings fix?

May 23, 2019 / 7:18 am

Rotten Tomatoes is taking another step to verify that users posting a rating of a movie have actually seen it. The review aggregator says Thursday that users...

Geoffrey Rush defamed

May 23, 2019 / 6:03 am

Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush was awarded an Australian record of 2.9 million Australian dollars ($2 million) damages by a Sydney judge on Thursday in...

Romantic delusions on trial

May 23, 2019 / 5:58 am

A woman will stand trial on allegations she beat her mother and shaved her head because she thought the older woman was listening to the Pittsburgh...

Times Square highwire walk

May 23, 2019 / 5:29 am

For his next trick, daredevil Nik Wallenda plans to cross New York's Times Square — without his feet touching the ground. ABC announced Thursday that...

Mario Batali assault charge

May 22, 2019 / 7:45 pm

Celebrity chef Mario Batali is facing criminal charges on allegations that he forcibly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant in 2017. The Suffolk...

Avenatti charged with fraud

May 22, 2019 / 6:12 pm

Michael Avenatti, the attorney who rocketed to fame through his representation of porn star Stormy Daniels in her battles with President Donald Trump, was...

Whales wasting away?

May 22, 2019 / 11:05 am

The Lummi Nation in Washington state is urging U.S. officials to recognize a state of emergency around the health of two starving southern resident killer...

Trump Jr. tells all

May 22, 2019 / 10:40 am

Donald Trump Jr. has a book coming out later this year featuring his "views and perspectives" on the political scene and his father's presidency....

Hollywood royalty

May 22, 2019 / 5:44 am

Leonardo DiCaprio says he and Brad Pitt "forged a cinematic bond" making Quentin Tarantino's "Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood." The...

Arthur cartoon too risque

May 21, 2019 / 9:49 pm

Alabama Public Television has chosen not to air an episode of the PBS children's show "Arthur" because it included a same-sex wedding. The episode...

Knife-wielding man shot

May 21, 2019 / 8:54 pm

Authorities say a man was shot outside of a South Dakota jail after he charged at officers with a knife. Minnehaha County Sheriff Mike Milstead says authorities...

Brad, Leo and Quentin

May 21, 2019 / 8:44 pm

Twenty-five years after premiering "Pulp Fiction" in Cannes, Quentin Tarantino returned to the French film festival with neither great vengeance nor...

California suing for $1B

May 21, 2019 / 8:25 pm

California sued Tuesday to block the Trump administration from cancelling nearly $1 billion for the state's high-speed rail project, escalating the...

Oregon hunts for bodies

May 21, 2019 / 7:20 pm

Oregon will use ground-penetrating radar to search for bodies buried on the campus of a now-defunct psychiatric hospital where the movie "One Flew Over the...

Terror charges in shootings

May 21, 2019 / 7:21 am

New Zealand police on Tuesday filed a terrorism charge against the man accused of killing 51 people at two Christchurch mosques. Australian Brenton Harrison...