‘American Idol’ is returning: Do you care?

01/15/2014 4:31 pm0 comments
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 pm0 comments
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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The stories of Johnny Cash

12/30/2013 12:48 pm0 comments
Johnny Cash

  By Todd Leopold CNN (CNN) — Johnny Cash was, at heart, a storyteller. In that dramatic, Old Testament voice, he sang songs — about prisons, about trains, about loneliness and hurt and truth — and made them his own, sounding as if he’d lived them himself. “Folsom Prison Blues,” [...]

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