April 30, 2016 |
Prince case: Drugs found ABC, NBC, and CBS report that prescription painkillers were found in Prince 's house after his death. The Carver County (Minn.) Sheriff's Office has asked the DEA to look into the pills' origins. Prince previously battled addiction to narcotic painkillers. And according to TMZ, the drugs were a factor in his life as late as April 15, when the singer was rushed to an Illinois hospital after an apparent overdose. So, did drugs play a role in Prince's death last week?
December 11, 2015 |
Anna Duggar speaks - for TV Josh Duggar 's wife, Anna , has been all but silent about the two scandals that have rocked Josh's life - his confession he cheated on her, and revelations that he molested underage girls. Anna, who has four kids with Josh, speaks up in a three-part TLC special, Jill & Jessa: Counting On , which was set to premiere Wednesday night. In one clip, she shares her reaction upon first hearing of his betrayal of their marital vows. "I was just like, 'I'm going to wake up and this is going to be OK,' " Anna said.
September 25, 2015 |
Curtis invented Instagram?! Jamie Lee Curtis was sending Instagram-type photo-messages long before that social site was launched in 2010. Curtis tells Entertainment Weekly her blog, iphoneys ( www.iphoneys.blogspot.com/ ), was really the first to employ the concept. Curtis and her friends swapped images and messages on the site all the time, says the Scream Queens star. "Funny enough, really the day that Instagram was announced is the day that they stop," Curtis says, "because as soon as that was available, that's all we did. " The 'Daily Show' is ready The Daily Show 's new host, Trevor Noah, is ready to relaunch his version of the Comedy Central talk show, premiering Monday.
July 28, 2015 |
DON'T DOUBT the "Ant-Man. " The diminutive superhero finished first again at the box office, narrowly beating out "Pixels," $24.8 million to $24 million. Critics crushed "Pixels," which combined two things reviewers usually hate: video games and Adam Sandler . An estimated 62 percent of "Pixels" goers were under 25. Age or IQ? Holdovers "Minions" and "Trainwreck" took the third and fourth spots with $22.1 million and $17.3 million, respectively. The R-rated boxing drama "Southpaw" surpassed expectations and finished fifth with a $16.5 million opening.
June 7, 2015 |
Queen makes a knight of princely grandson We don't know the rules, exactly, but it appears that being a prince doesn't automatically make one a knight, which is this whole other thing that only, like, a king or queen can make you. That's why Prince Harry found himself being knighted by his granny, Queen Elizabeth II , who dubbed him Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order in a private thing at Buckingham Palace. It recognizes Harry's decade as a real, honest-to-goodness soldier in the armed forces, with two tours in Afghanistan.
June 7, 2015
The Royal We By Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan Grand Central. 464 pp. $26 Reviewed by Jen A. Miller Boy meets girl. Boy and girl fall in love. Happy ending, right? Especially when boy happens to be the Prince of England? Not quite, at least not in The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan, which uses the real-life relationship of Prince William and Kate Middleton as a springboard. The initial courtship and declaration of love come early.
May 8, 2015 |
Kylie's shocking admission Never in a million years would I have guessed that Kylie Jenner was not born with those flap-like subterranean creatures glued to her mouth - you know, where the lips should be. In a disturbing revelation that has rocked our world, Kim Kardashian 's sis admits her lips have been bionically altered by Victor Frankenstein, M.D . The truth comes by way of reality TV: Kylie, 17, admits in two new clips from...
February 19, 2014 |
Royalty meets the royals British stage and screen royalty on Monday hobnobbed with British, erm, royalty at an event at Buckingham Palace celebrating the 60th anniversary of HRH Queen Elizabeth II' s service as patron of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Liz and granddaughter-in-law Kate Middleton received a host of boldfacers including Uma Thurman , Joely Richardson , John Hurt , Michael Sheen , Oscar-nominated director...
October 18, 2013 |
Alycia Lane fired in L.A. Former Philadelphia news anchor Alycia Lane is out of a job as a morning newscaster at KNBC in Los Angeles, the website Mediabistro reported Wednesday. Traffic reporter Sean Murphy , who also previously worked in Philadelphia, was out of work, too. "Alycia Lane and Sean Murphy's last day was today, October 16. We are grateful for the contributions they have both made to NBC4 and wish them the best in their future endeavors," a station spokesperson told Mediabistro.
September 14, 2013 |
Late-night fixture Carson Daly is switching up his schedule: He'll be getting up at dawn from now on. The 40-year-old father of two has joined NBC's Today show. Daly is "officially now joining our family," Matt Lauer said Thursday. Daly said he would embrace the daylight. Folks "associate me with nighttime, but I'm really a morning person," he said, sitting on the Today couch with Lauer, Savannah Guthrie , Al Roker , Natalie Morales , Hoda Kotb , Willie Geist , and Kathie Lee Gifford . "We've got one more monkey in the zoo," Gifford said later in the show.