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Jason Aldean Releases 'I Won't Back Down' For Charity

Jason Aldean's moving rendition of "I Won't Back Down" on "Saturday Night Live" will soon be raising money to help victims of the Las Vegas shooting. The song was made available on Friday on various sites. »


Harvey Weinstein 'Bullied His Way Into Her Room': Attorney

Harvey Weinstein is now facing criminal inquiries in three cities after an Italian actress told Los Angeles detectives the disgraced film mogul raped her in a hotel room in 2013. Police confirmed Thursday they... »


Actress Lupita Nyong'o Recounts Weinstein Massage Encounter

Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o says she had an encounter with Harvey Weinstein in 2011 at his home in Connecticut. Nyong'o says Weinstein invited her there to screen a film while she was a student at... »


Shia LaBeouf Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charge in Georgia

Actor Shia LaBeouf was sentenced to probation Thursday after the 'Transformers' star pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of obstruction stemming from his attempt to elude police following a vulgar public... »


Chelsea Handler Ending Netflix Show to Focus on Activism

Chelsea Handler says she is ending her weekly Netflix talk show after two seasons in order to focus on political activism. »


Selena to Posthumously Receive Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

Selena Quintanilla, known to her fans as the "queen of Tejano music," will be posthumously honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Nov. 3, it was announced Thursday. The Texas-born singer's sister,... »

Playboy Unveils First Transgender Playmate

Playboy Unveils First Transgender Playmate

Since Hugh Hefner passed away in September, there's been a lot of talk about all the boundaries his magazine has pushed in its 64 years of production. Playboy has always been closely linked to the public's... »

9-Year-Old Amputee Who Survived Wildfires Joins Ellen

9-Year-Old Amputee Who Survived Wildfires Joins Ellen

It's been a long, arduous road for Lilly Biagini. First the 9-year-old, who was born with arthrogryposis, a severe joint disorder, underwent the amputation of both her legs above the knee a few years ago. »

See Inside: Sting's Palatial Central Park Penthouse Sells for $50M

Sting's stunningly unique duplex penthouse on Central Park West is now off the market, having sold for a whopping $50 million, according to Page Six. The legendary musician poured more than a bit of his... »


$1,000 Bagel Is Back in New York City

The $1,000 bagel is back in New York City. The Westin New York hotel in Times Square is offering the extravagant bagel for a limited time next month, 10 years after it was first introduced on the menu. The... »

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