'Days of Our Lives' bad guy Joseph Mascolo dies at 87

Dec 10, 2016

'Days of Our Lives' bad guy Joseph Mascolo dies at 87

Joseph Mascolo, who played bad guy Stefano DiMera on NBC’s daytime serial “Days of Our Lives,” has died. He was 87. Mascolo, who had Alzheimer’s disease for a number of years, died Wednesday, according to a statement released by NBC on behalf of his ...

Queen Elizabeth II's sixth great-grandchild on the way

Dec 1, 2016

Queen Elizabeth II's sixth great-grandchild on the way

Queen Elizabeth II’s sixth great-grandchild is on the way, after Zara and Mike Tindall announced Wednesday they were expecting a second baby. The 90-year-old monarch and her husband Prince Philip are “delighted,” Buckingham Palace said. Zara Tindall, the sovereign’s eldest grand-daughter, is an equestrian ...

'Brady Bunch' mother Florence Henderson dies at 82

Nov 25, 2016

'Brady Bunch' mother Florence Henderson dies at 82

Florence Henderson, the wholesome actress who went from Broadway star to television icon when she became Carol Brady, the ever-cheerful matriarch of “The Brady Bunch,” has died, her manager and her publicist said. She was 82. Henderson died Thursday night at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center ...

Dave Chappelle, 'SNL' give thoughtful coda to election

Nov 13, 2016

Dave Chappelle, 'SNL' give thoughtful coda to election

“Saturday Night Live” called on host Dave Chappelle’s wit and Kate McKinnon’s performance of “Hallelujah” for a thoughtful coda to a divisive presidential campaign. Chappelle, claiming to be rusty after a decade largely out of the TV spotlight, proved ready and eager to offer ...

Dylan accepts Nobel, says it left him 'speechless'

Oct 29, 2016

Dylan accepts Nobel, says it left him 'speechless'

Bob Dylan has finally accepted his Nobel Prize for literature, the Swedish Academy that awards it said Friday, breaking his silence on the win, which he said had left him “speechless.” Asked “if I accept the prize,” he answered “Of course,” the U.S. singer-songwriter ...