Entertainment

  Mick Jagger back with Rolling Stones after illness to start North American tour

  Comedy actor Tim Conway dies at age 85

Mr. Ratburn from ‘Arthur’ comes out as gay and gets married on season premiere of PBS Kids show

  Disney takes over Hulu in deal with Comcast

  ‘Game of Thrones’: What was a Starbucks coffee cup doing on the show?

  It’s a boy! Meghan Markle gives birth to her first child

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‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek says outpouring of support ‘making a difference’

Kids’ suicides spiked after Netflix’s ′13 Reasons Why,' study finds

John Singleton of ‘Boys N the Hood’ in coma after stroke

Here’s an update from ‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek, who has been busy since his diagnosis

Boosie Badazz released from jail after arrest in Georgia

  Chicago to sue Jussie Smollett for costs of investigation

Suspected killer of rapper Nipsey Hussle arrested, police say

Eric Holder, 29, had been on the run for two days before he was captured in Bellflower, a Los Angeles-area city about 20 miles southeast of where Hussle was gunned down two days earlier.

  Smollett saga shook public trust, heightened racial tensions

The decision to drop charges has sparked a backlash that prompted the actor's attorney to issue a statement accusing Chicago officials and police of trying to "smear" his client even after the case is closed.

  Chicago prosecutor Kim Foxx defends decision to drop Jussie Smollett charges

Authorities abruptly dropped all charges against actor Jussie Smollett, with his defense attorneys saying his record was "wiped clean" of the 16 felony counts related to making a false report.

‘Mama June’ says she’s blind, asks court to drop boyfriend’s charge

Love is blind, or at least partially so, according to Alabama court documents that show a reality TV star wants a no-contact order against her boyfriend lifted so he can take care of her.

  'Bill & Ted 3′ is a real thing! Excellent!

  Disney closes $71B deal for Fox entertainment assets

  ‘Toy Story 4’ full trailer is out and teaching us about friendship all over again

  Jussie Smollett pleads not guilty to lying to police

  Coaches and parents in college admissions scheme find jobs in danger

  R Kelly says ex-wife destroyed his name, others stole money

Mother of Dragons! The Game of Thrones Season 8 trailer is finally here

Winter is no longer coming. It is here and so are the White Walkers.

  ‘90210’ star Luke Perry dies at age 52

Perry played construction company owner Fred Andrews, father of main character Archie Andrews, for three seasons on “Riverdale.”

Nathaniel Taylor, who played Rollo on ‘Sanford and Son,’ dies at 80

Nathaniel Taylor, the actor best known as Rollo Lawson, the street-smart best friend of the son on the 1970s sitcom “Sanford and Son,” has died.

  Longest-running TV shows of all time

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ is now the longest-running prime-time medical drama, but it’s nowhere near the top of the list of all TV shows.

  R. Kelly leaves jail after posting $100K in sex abuse case

A spokeswoman for the Cook County Sheriff's Office said the money was posted late Monday afternoon, and Kelly was expected to be freed by early evening. He will be forbidden from having any contact with females younger than 18.

‘Green Book’ wins Oscars best picture award

The "Green Book," which stars Mahershala Ali as a black concert pianist in the 1960s and Viggo Mortensen as his driver, won three Oscars on Sunday, including best picture.

  Jussie Smollett gave detailed instructions for fake attack, prosecutor says

“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett gave detailed instructions to two brothers who helped him stage a racist, anti-gay attack on himself, a prosecutor said Thursday.

  Sci-fi show being filmed in Albany

A crew is filming a sci-fi based show in Albany called “Freeman Hospitality.”

  Nickelodeon reviving ’90s classics ‘Are You Afraid of the Dark?’ and ‘All That’; ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ spinoffs also on the way

The network on Thursday announced a new slate of shows, some of which should bring back fond memories for millennials.

Michael Avenatti says he has new video evidence against R. Kelly

Attorney Michael Avenatti said Thursday he has given Chicago prosecutors new video evidence of R&B star R. Kelly having sex with an underage girl.

  Women win album of the year, best new artist while rap songs make history at the Grammy Awards

Women like Kacey Musgraves, Cardi B and Lady Gaga had a strong presence in the top categories and among the winners, as rap claimed success after a long losing streak.

  WATCH: ‘Aladdin’ trailer released during Grammys and, yes, Will Smith is blue and floating

Will Smith is blue, people are relieved and underwhelmed.

2019 Grammy Awards: Female nominees, hip-hop artists front and center

Female artists and hip-hop are making a big push in the upcoming Grammy Awards.

Peter Jackson making new documentary of Beatles’ ‘Let It Be’

The Beatles' farewell documentary “Let It Be” is getting an encore, and a reinvention.

  Man sues actress Gwyneth Paltrow over alleged skiing ‘hit-and-run’

The lawsuit alleges the actress was skiing with at least one instructor in 2016 when she lost control and collided with the victim.

  Man saves life with CPR he learned from ‘The Office’

The mechanic didn’t have CPR training, but he had seen “The Office” – and that was enough to save a woman’s life.

Steve Martin parodies Roger Stone in return to ‘Saturday Night Live’

"Saturday Night Live" opened with a play on Fox News' "Tucker Carlson Tonight," which covered political news like Roger Stone's indictment and Wilbur Ross' statements about federal workers.

  ‘Roma,’ ‘The Favourite’ lead with 10 Oscar nominations

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences unveiled nominations to the 91st Oscars on Tuesday morning from the Samuel Goldwyn Theatre in Beverly Hills, CA

Sony and RCA record labels sever ties with R. Kelly

The record labels have remained silent in light of mounting pressure following a documentary on the singer.

It’s official: Maroon 5 will headline the Super Bowl halftime show

The show is being billed as “the broadest range of musical genres ever seen” at the Super Bowl.

Margot Robbie to star in live-action Barbie film

The maker of the iconic doll is teaming up with Warner Bros. Pictures to officially bring Barbie to the big screen.

  Woodstock 50th anniversary festival coming this summer

The three-day event will take place Aug. 16 through Aug. 18 on a 1,000-acre site at Watkins Glen International in upstate New York.

Boy, 13, who stayed up watching Netflix saves family from fire

Though his mom had sent him to bed, the 13-year-old was still awake and watching Netflix when a house fire broke out in the early morning.

Beyonce and Jay-Z help Louvre to best year ever

The Carters’ video for “Apes**t” was famously shot at the Louvre in Paris, and in a release this week the museum announced it had a record 10.2 million visitors last year.

  Netflix pulls episode of comedy show in Saudi Arabia after host criticized crown prince

Netflix has pulled an episode of the comedy show “Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj” in Saudi Arabia after the host criticized the kingdom’s official account of journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder.

Cosby, Kanye and box-office diversity: The biggest entertainment stories of 2018

Here’s a look back at the highs and lows in entertainment news from 2018.

Hello, 2019: Revelry, reflection mark transition to new year

Goodbye, 2018: Revelry, reflection mark the transition to a new year

Louis C.K. mocks Parkland students in audio of stand-up set

Audio has emerged of Louis C.K. apparently mocking the students-turned-activists from the Parkland, Florida, school shooting

Judge denies Kevin Spacey's request to skip court appearance

A Massachusetts judge has denied Kevin Spacey's request to skip his appearance in court on accusations that he groped a young man.

Rooms near 50th anniversary Woodstock venue are a hot ticket

Finding a place to stay for next year's 50th anniversary Woodstock concert may not be a groovy experience for anyone hoping to score a room near the venue

South Africa's Zuma will head to recording studio in 2019

Driven from office by scandal, former South African president Jacob Zuma plans to record music in 2019

Throngs to pack Times Square for mild, rainy New Year's Eve

Sting, Christina Aguilera and revelers from around the world are set to welcome 2019 in New York City's Times Square

Lopsided games, schedule drag down CFP television ratings

Television ratings for College Football Playoff on ESPN drop from last season, dragged down by lopsided games and not being playing on New Year's Day

'Aquaman' still rules, and others see a post-Christmas bump

'Aquaman' still rules the box office, but other films enjoy a post-Christmas bump too

Longtime British comedy star June Whitfield dies at 93

Longtime British actress and comedic star June Whitfield has died

Note says Britain's queen 'naturally' wanted new royal yacht

A newly discovered note in the U.K.'s National Archives shows Queen Elizabeth II let government officials know she would welcome a replacement for the Royal Yacht Britannia once it was decommissioned

UK honors cave rescue divers, Twiggy, Monty Python's Palin

British divers who came to the rescue of young soccer players trapped inside a flooded cave in Thailand are among those being recognized in Britain's New Year's Honors List

Federalist writer, Fox News guest Bre Payton dies at 26

Bre Payton, a writer for the conservative news site The Federalist and a frequent guest on the Fox News Channel and other media outlets, has died suddenly at the age of 26.

Our new national debate: Did Grover of ‘Sesame Street’ drop the F-bomb?

What’s wrong with our eyesight and hearing? We’ve got some serious issues.

UK honors cave rescue divers, Twiggy, Monty Python's Palin

British divers who came to the rescue of young soccer players trapped inside a flooded cave in Thailand are among those being recognized in Britain's New Year's Honors List

Kevin Spacey asks to skip Massachusetts court appearance

Lawyers for Kevin Spacey are asking a judge to allow the actor to skip his arraignment on sexual assault charges in a Massachusetts courthouse next month

Grande cancels show due to 'unforeseeable health reasons'

Ariana Grande has canceled a Las Vegas performance days before New Year's Eve 'due to unforeseeable health reasons'

Chris Brown charged with monkey-related misdemeanors

Chris Brown has been charged with monkey-related misdemeanors

Acclaimed author Amos Oz dies at 79

Israeli media say renowned Israeli author Amos Oz has died at the age of 79. Oz, author of novels, prose and a widely acclaimed memoir, had suffered from cancer

Angelina Jolie doesn't rule out move into politics

Angelina Jolie has not ruled out a move into politics _ and has joked that she might be tough enough to take the rough and tumble that comes with it

Report: Actor Frank Adonis, known for 'Goodfellas,' has died

Frank Adonis, an actor best known for his roles in Martin Scorsese films including "Goodfellas," "Raging Bull" and "Casino," has died

Forest Whitaker files for divorce from Keisha Nash-Whitaker

Forest Whitaker has filed for divorce from his wife of 22 years Keisha Nash-Whitaker

Franklin attorney: $3 million in back taxes paid to IRS

An attorney says Aretha Franklin's estate has paid at least $3 million in back taxes to the IRS since her death in August

Nielsen's top programs for Dec. 17-23

A list of the top 20 prime-time programs in the Nielsen ratings for Dec. 17-23

Justin Bieber’s slippers sell out in less than a day

The 24-year-old singer unveiled the slippers on his Instagram account Wednesday.

'The Voice' finale helps NBC to weekly ratings win

The season finale of NBC's "The Voice" helped boost the network to a weekly ratings win

Aretha Franklin to be honored with tribute show next month

The Queen of Soul will get a royal tribute from Alicia Keys, Patti LaBelle, Kelly Clarkson and more: The Recording Academy and Clive Davis will put on the special concert _ "Aretha! A GRAMMY Celebration For The Queen Of Soul" _ on Jan. 13 in Los Angeles

Montana lawmaker proposes state rock and roll song

For goodness sake, Democratic Rep. Jacob Bachmeier of Havre would like to see the 2019 Legislature declare the "Hippy Hippy Shake" Montana's official rock and roll song

Las Vegas to welcome 2019 with superstars, fireworks show

Las Vegas will usher in 2019 with fireworks and performances by some of the biggest names in music, including Lady Gaga and Gwen Stefani

Court records detail Spacey's encounter with teenager

A Massachusetts man who says he was groped by Kevin Spacey at a Nantucket restaurant in 2016 caught part of his encounter with the actor on video

Arizona man finds magic moments in TV show on uncle Houdini

An Arizona man who never thought too much about being related to arguably the most famous magician of all time now is delving into the history of his great-uncle Harry Houdini

Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth reportedly got married

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth appear to have tied the knot amid reports the couple got married in a secret wedding ceremony

Robin Thicke surprises girlfriend with marriage proposal

Singer Robin Thicke surprised his pregnant girlfriend with a marriage proposal