Aug 29, 2014

Miley Cyrus' date turns self in, posts bail

The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards and who had been sought on an Oregon arrest warrant has turned himself in and posted bail, an Oregon official said Thursday night. Jesse Helt, 22, turned himself in at ...

Aug 29, 2014

Belafonte, Miyazaki to receive Academy's Governors Awards

American singer and actor Harry Belafonte, French screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere, Japanese animated film director Hayao Miyazaki and Irish actress Maureen O’Hara will be honored with Governors Awards, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences said on Thursday. The academy, which hosts Hollywood’s annual ...

Jolie, Pitt wed privately at chateau in France

Aug 29, 2014

Jolie, Pitt wed privately at chateau in France

The wait is finally over: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Hollywood’s reigning royal couple, have tied the knot. Despite two years of feverish scrutiny, the pair managed to keep one of the world’s most anticipated weddings shrouded from the media’s glare. When? Where? Why ...

'Breaking Bad' goes out on top at Emmy Awards

Aug 26, 2014

'Breaking Bad' goes out on top at Emmy Awards

“Modern Family” won a record-tying fifth best comedy series Emmy Award and a dominant “Breaking Bad” captured the top drama award and a trio of acting honors in the ceremony. Bryan Cranston was honored Monday night ceremony as best actor in a drama for ...

Aug 22, 2014

Willie Nelson's 1980s braids to hit the auction block

Some of the most distinctive hair in American music is up for sale with Willie Nelson’s trademark braids heading to the auction block, where they are expected to fetch between $50,000 to $60,000. The braids were cut in the 1980s when Nelson’s hair was ...

Robin Williams had Parkinson's disease, wife reveals

Aug 15, 2014

Robin Williams had Parkinson's disease, wife reveals

Robin Williams was in the early stages of Parkinson’s disease and was sober at the time of his suicide, his wife said Thursday. In a statement, Susan Schneider said that Williams, 63, was struggling with depression, anxiety and the Parkinson’s diagnosis when he was ...

Robin Williams' public joy belied private pain

Aug 14, 2014

Robin Williams' public joy belied private pain

In public, Robin Williams shared only the joy he found in life, never the sorrow. He was the same man in private, shielding even longtime friends from the darkness of depression that finally enveloped him. “I can honestly say I never saw him in ...

Robin Williams hanged himself with belt, official says

Aug 13, 2014

Robin Williams hanged himself with belt, official says

Authorities described Robin Williams’ final moments Tuesday, saying the actor and comedian hanged himself with a belt in his San Francisco Bay Area home. Marin County Sheriff’s Lt. Keith Boyd said Williams was last seen alive by his wife Sunday night when she went ...