Entertainment

Gwendoline Christie's fighting bridges Star Wars, Westeros

Dec 14, 2017

Gwendoline Christie's on-camera combat skills are a bridge between Westeros and a galaxy far, far away

PBS suspends distribution of Smiley show for misconduct

Dec 14, 2017

PBS suspends distribution of Tavis Smiley's talk show after an independent investigation uncovers "multiple, credible allegations" of misconduct by its host

Hayek says rebuffing Weinstein led to nightmare on 'Frida'

Dec 14, 2017

In an op-ed, Salma Hayek says that her refusals of Harvey Weinstein's advances led to a nightmare experience making the Frida Kahlo biopic "Frida.

Firefighters wary despite gains against California fire

Dec 14, 2017

The fifth-largest wildfire in California history is now 30 percent contained but it still threatens coastal communities and gusty Santa Ana winds that drove the flames continue

Former 'Apprentice' contestant Omarosa leaving White House

Dec 14, 2017

The White House says Omarosa Manigault Newman _ one of President Donald Trump's most prominent African-American supporters _ plans to leave the administration next month.

Oprah Winfrey to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes

Dec 14, 2017

Oprah Winfrey will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award at January's Golden Globes

Fox News host Jeanine Pirro sued for defamation

Dec 14, 2017

A civil rights activist is suing Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, claiming she defamed him while discussing a lawsuit against the Black Lives Matter movement that was later dismissed

Report: 3 women accuse music mogul Russell Simmons of rape

Dec 14, 2017

Three women have told the New York Times that music mogul Russell Simmons raped them.

Former UC Davis professor, conductor accused of sex assault

Dec 14, 2017

A former conductor of the University of California, Davis, Symphony Orchestra has given up his professor titles amid allegations he sexually assaulted a former student who now works at the university

Costas wins Hall's Frick Award for baseball broadcasting

Dec 13, 2017

Bob Costas has won the Ford C. Frick Award presented by the baseball Hall of Fame for broadcasting excellence

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