Beckham vague about future with Browns amid 'bad' season

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr.'s disappointing first season with the Browns isn't even over, and the star wide receiver is already making predictions about the next one. “2020’...

From hated to hero: Dwight Howard's Hollywood comeback story

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dwight Howard swatted the shot into the stands and playfully wagged his index finger, his famous smile visible to the back of the lower bowl at Staples Center. And...

Review: Adam Lambert smooth as 'Velvet,' rough as rock on EP

Adam Lambert, "Velvet: Side A" (Empire) Adam Lambert's superpower is a seemingly 25-octave voice that can be smooth as velvet one moment, and sharp enough to cut diamonds the next. H...

Valentina Cortese, Italian screen diva, dead at 96

ROME (AP) — Valentina Cortese, one of Italy's post-war screen divas who was nominated for a best supporting actress Oscar, has died. She was 96. Milan Mayor Giuseppe Sala announced t...

Taiwan to ring in new era of mobile music streaming via Line Music

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The subscription-based music streaming service Line Music, slated to launch in Taiwan on Wednesday (July 10), is expected to unnerve both local and foreign competitors, i...

Jenni Rivera biopic in the works with her family's support

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The late Mexican-American superstar singer Jenni Rivera is getting a biopic. Jenni Rivera Enterprises said Tuesday it has partnered with production companies Mucho...

'Godzilla' brings Millie Bobby Brown to a new monster fight

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Millie Bobby Brown may use brute force against demon monsters in "Stranger Things," but the teenage actress relies more on intelligence to outsmart the 500-foot-tall behe...

The Latest: Israeli PM wishes Eurovision contestant luck

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — The Latest on the Grand Final of the Eurovision Song Contest (all times local): 23:20 Israel's prime minister has called the country's Eurov...

Wendy Williams files for divorce after 21-year marriage

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Wendy Williams has filed for divorce after nearly 22 years of marriage to her husband and manager. Her attorney, Mary Vidas, says the papers were filed in Essex C...

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___ Huawei pleads not guilty to trade secrets charges in Seattle SEATTLE (AP) — The Chinese tech giant Huawei has pleaded not guilty to U.S. charges that it stole t...

Martha Stewart partners with Canadian cannabis firm

No, you're not smoking something. Martha Stewart is really joining the cannabis craze. The domestic diva said Thursday she is partnering with Canopy Growth Corp. to assist in develop...

Rita Moreno on playing a sassy grandma, 'West Side Story'

NEW YORK (AP) — Rita Moreno plays one of TV's best villains. Or is she one of its snidest heroines? Either way, her sass grandmother on the Netflix reboot of "One Day at a Time" is truly a funny conco...

Taiwan Nat. Immigration Agency holds Lantern Fest celebrations in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With Lantern Festival just around the corner, the National Immigration Agency held an event at Wanhua New Immigrants’ Hall in Taipei on Sunday to mark the end of the...

Spielberg, Gaga, sign get-well card for Ruth Bader Ginsburg

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Spielberg, Lady Gaga, Spike Lee and Glenn Close have a message for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Get well soon. They and three dozen Hollywood ...

2018 Taipei Fashion Week opens with theatrical performance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Taipei Fashion Week opened at Taiwan Traditional Theatre Center on the night of Dec. 6, with models strutting down the catwalk in a theatrical performance infused...