When celebrity chefs cut themselves, how much they bleed is a matter of brand. Just ask Nigella Lawson and Paula Deen. Full report …
Bill Porter, the door-to-door salesman in Portland, Ore., who was portrayed by William H. Macy in an Emmy-winning TV movie, has died at 81.
Jay Z easily led Grammy Award nominations announced Friday with nine, but left-of-center rappers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Kendrick Lamar were among a group of new stars who took many of the major nominations. Macklemore and Lewis’ gay marriage anthem “Same Love” was among song of the year nominees and the Seattle rap crew […]
Los Angeles police are investigating the fatal home invasion shooting of a director who worked on the reality TV show “America’s Next Top Model.”
ATLANTA (AP) — Former Pittsburgh Steeler standout Kordell Stewart’s divorce from his reality show wife is final. Fulton County Superior Court Judge John J. Goger issued final a decree in the case Thursday. Stewart, 41, who retired from the NFL last year, filed for divorce from Porsha Williams in March, claiming the marriage was “irretrievably […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer for Amanda Bynes says the actress has left an inpatient mental health treatment facility and is back with her parents. Attorney Tamar Arminak on Thursday confirmed the 27-year-old actress’s release after several months of treatment. Bynes has been in treatment since July, when she was placed on a psychiatric […]
By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and MARCUS ELIASON JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela was a master of forgiveness. South Africa’s first black president spent nearly one-third of his life as a prisoner of apartheid, the system of white racist rule that he described as evil, yet he sought to win over its defeated guardians in a relatively […]
Beats Music, the digital music spinoff from the maker of Beats by Dr. Dre headphones, is set to launch in January.
Celebrity chef Nigella Lawson says she is not proud of her past drug use but came clean to avoid being “bullied by lies” from her ex-husband.
DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors in Colorado have dismissed harassment charges against the wife of TV bounty hunter Duane “Dog” Chapman. Beth Chapman had been accused of verbally harassing a 16-year-old girl at a Colorado lake in July. A police report said witnesses told investigators that she called the girl names for wearing inappropriate clothing at […]