Happy 92nd birthday Betty White!

01/17/2014 3:22 pm0 comments
Betty White Wax Figure Unveiled

    By Lisa Respers France CNN   (CNN) — She really is our Golden Girl. Friday marks Betty White’s 92nd birthday and the actress continues to work and be beloved as “America’s grandmother.” The birthday wishes flowed in on Twitter, including from other celebs like Scandal star Josh Malina, [...]

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‘American Idol’ is returning: Do you care?

01/15/2014 4:31 pm1 comment
judge Jennifer Lopez

Photo by Gary McCarthy

  By Lisa Respers France CNN   (CNN) — “American Idol” returns this week with not a single original judge at the table, new possible contestants and some changes to the format. Have we lost you already? There was a time when a new season of “Idol” would send fans [...]

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Bieber/ Eggs – around $20,000 in damage

01/14/2014 4:26 pm0 comments
Justin Bieber

By Independent Wire Services | 0 comments CALABASAS — About a dozen sheriff’s investigators swept through Justin Bieber’s home Tuesday as part of a follow-up probe into allegations that the 19-year-old singer threw eggs at a neighbor’s residence. Bieber was not arrested, but another person who was in the home was taken into custody [...]

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Justin Bieber mum about probe in egg attack

01/13/2014 2:50 pm0 comments
Justin Bieber mum about probe in egg attack

  By Alan Duke CNN   LOS ANGELES (CNN) – hasn’t spoken yet with detectives investigating allegations he egged a neighbor’s house, a sheriff’s sergeant said Monday. “A neighbor accused him of throwing eggs at the house, and we are investigating,” Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Sgt. Don Prince told CNN. [...]

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Forum launches publicity campaign for reopening

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FORUM Aerial Shot

  From City News Service INGLEWOOD — One of the biggest rock bands to come out of California is being honored with a very big record, as the round roof of the Forum here has been turned into a giant spinning record platter to honor the Eagles and “Hotel California.” [...]

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Films nominated for the British Academy Film Awards announced

01/08/2014 2:09 pm0 comments
Films nominated for the British Academy Film Awards announced

(CNN) — Acclaimed space drama “Gravity” leads the nominations for this year’s British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) with rival movies “12 Years a Slave” and “American Hustle” close on its heels. The three films will compete for the Best Film award, alongside “Captain Phillips” and “Philomena,” at the BAFTA red [...]

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‘Full House’ star says she’s ‘submissive’ to her husband

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Candace Cameron Bure has written a new book

By Lisa Respers France CNN   (CNN) — “Full House” star Candace Cameron Bure has written a book that is sure to get women talking — though perhaps not in the way she anticipated. “Balancing It All: My Story of Juggling Priorities and Purpose,” is all about her life as [...]

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DiCaprio answers ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ critics

01/03/2014 3:04 pm0 comments
Leonardo DiCaprio

  By Lisa Respers France CNN Leonardo DiCaprio has a message for those who think his latest film “The Wolf of Wall Street” glorifies greed or condones the actions of those who bilked investors out of money: you have “missed the boat entirely.” The actor gave an interview to HitFix [...]

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Teenage superstars learn it’s hard to escape

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Justin Bieber

  By Breeanna Hare CNN After the year he’s had, no one could blame Justin Bieber if he really does want to retire. The 19-year-old has spent the past 12 months stuck in a public storm of negative press, bad decisions, ailments and misfires, all while trying to scrub off [...]

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125th Tournament of Roses Parade

01/02/2014 2:58 pm1 comment
Vin Sculy parade's grand marshal

Photo by Gary McCarthy

PASADENA (CNS) – All the world loves a parade, and the eyes of the world were on the 125th Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena   , which kicked off under sunny skies, almost-50 degree temperatures, and a precision flyby of six Air Force Thunderbirds jets. Parade grand marshal Vin [...]

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