Chicago prosecutor dropping R. Kelly sex-abuse charges

Chicago prosecutor dropping R. Kelly sex-abuse charges

A Chicago prosecutor is dropping sex-abuse charges against singer R. Kelly.

Gregory Allen Howard, who wrote 'Remember the Titans,' dies

Gregory Allen Howard, who wrote 'Remember the Titans,' dies

Screenwriter Gregory Allen Howard, who skillfully adapted stories of historical Black figures in “Remember the Titans” starring Denzel Washington, “Ali” with Will Smith and “Harriet” with Cynthia Erivo, has died.

Michael Jackson's nephew to star in King of Pop biopic

Michael Jackson's nephew to star in King of Pop biopic

Michael Jackson’s 26-year-old nephew, Jaafar Jackson, will play the King of Pop in the planned biopic “Michael” to be directed by Antoine Fuqua.

Barrett Strong, Motown artist known for ‘Money,’ dies at 81

Barrett Strong, Motown artist known for ‘Money,’ dies at 81

Barrett Strong, one of Motown’s founding artists and most gifted songwriters who sang lead on the company’s breakthrough single “Money (That’s What I Want)” and later collaborated on such classics as “I Heard It Through the Grapevine" and “War,” has died.

'24,' 'Runaways' actor Annie Wersching has died at 45

'24,' 'Runaways' actor Annie Wersching has died at 45

Actor Annie Wersching, best known for playing FBI agent Renee Walker in the series “24” and providing the voice for Tess in the video game “The Last of Us,” has died.

Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra gets new music director

Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra gets new music director

For 17 seasons the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra has been under the musical direction of Carlos Miguel Prieto.

Sylvia Syms, 'Ice Cold in Alex,' and 'The Queen' star, dies

Sylvia Syms, 'Ice Cold in Alex,' and 'The Queen' star, dies

Actress Sylvia Syms, who starred in classic British films including “Ice Cold in Alex” and “Victim,” has died at the aged of 89.

Jay Leno breaks bones in motorcycle wreck months after fire

Jay Leno breaks bones in motorcycle wreck months after fire

Two months after undergoing surgery for serious burns, Jay Leno is now contending with a number of broken bones after being knocked off a motorcycle.

'Rick and Morty' creator dropped by Hulu after abuse charges

'Rick and Morty' creator dropped by Hulu after abuse charges

Hulu has become the second television company to cut ties with the creator of the animated series “Rick and Morty” after felony domestic abuse charges against him were revealed.

Justin Bieber sells rights to 'Baby,' rest of music catalog

Justin Bieber sells rights to 'Baby,' rest of music catalog

Justin Bieber’s record-breaking pop hits from “Baby” to “Sorry” are no longer his after the superstar sold the rights to all his early career music.

Panic! at the Disco ends; Brendon Urie to focus on family

Panic! at the Disco ends; Brendon Urie to focus on family

First there were four, then they became three and finally just one.

'Sesame Street' Co-Creator Lloyd Morrisett Dies at 93

'Sesame Street' Co-Creator Lloyd Morrisett Dies at 93

Morrisett’s death was announced Tuesday by Sesame Workshop

London gallery to show McCartney photos from Beatlemania era

London gallery to show McCartney photos from Beatlemania era

A trove of previously unseen photos taken by Paul McCartney as The Beatles shot to global stardom will go on display in London this year.

Paris Hilton becomes a first-time mom to baby boy

Paris Hilton becomes a first-time mom to baby boy

Socialite and reality TV star Paris Hilton has welcomed her first child with her husband, venture capitalist Carter Reum.

Searchers find 2nd hiker in area where Julian Sands missing

Searchers find 2nd hiker in area where Julian Sands missing

Rescue personnel in California say they have launched a search for a second hiker on the same mountain where actor Julian Sands is missing.