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Kelly Ripa responds to backlash over son in 'extreme poverty' joke

On "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" Kelly Ripa said her son Michael Consuelos is "chronically poor" after living on his own in Brooklyn.

Selena Gomez's new song lyrics have people convinced Bieber inspired it

"Lose You to Love Me" traces a toxic relationship with some pointed lines that have fueled speculation that the tune is Selena Gomez purging her heartbreak over Justin Bieber.

Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash's demo of 'Wanted Man' is released

Bob Dylan's archivists released an original recording of him and Johnny Cash singing "Wanted Man," which Dylan wrote for Cash in 1969.

Nicki Minaj apparently married Kenneth Petty

Congratulations are pouring in after Nicki Minaj posted a clip on her official Instagram account showing hats which read "bride" and "groom" and mugs that said "Mr." and "Mrs."

Singer Maggie Rogers stands up to heckler who told her to take her top off

After being heckled on stage and told to "free the nips" at a concert in Texas, singer Maggie Rogers voiced her anger about the harassment.

Kanye West releases 'Jesus is King' film trailer

Kanye West has released the trailer for his upcoming IMAX film "Jesus is King," which will document West's Sunday Services.

Lady Gaga plummets backward off stage while dancing with a fan

Lady Gaga and one of her fans took a tumble off the stage in Las Vegas. The pair were unharmed and Lady Gaga finished the rest of her concert.

Jennifer Aniston broke Instagram with her debut

It only took one special selfie for Jennifer Aniston's new Instagram to crash the app after millions of fans immediately followed her.

'Wheel of Fortune' contestant uses his intro to say he's trapped in a loveless marriage

Watch one "Wheel of Fortune" contestant joke about his feelings toward his family.

Actress Gina Rodriguez comes under fire over her use of the n-word

Actress Gina Rodriguez is facing controversy after posting and then deleting an Instagram video in which she sang rap lyrics containing the n-word.

'Bombshell' trailer shows women of Fox News preparing for a fight

"Bombshell" is an upcoming movie with an all-star cast that tackles the harassment allegations against the late Fox News founder.

Here are all the movies and TV shows you can binge on when Disney+ launches

Disney announced that its new streaming bundle will cost consumers $12.99 monthly. CNN's Paul La Monica reports.

'Hamilton' star Miguel Cervantes mourns death of 3-year-old daughter

The star of the Chicago production of "Hamilton," Miguel Cervantes, announced the death of his 3-year-old daughter, Adelaide, from a severe form of childhood epilepsy.

Sulli, 25-year-old K-pop star, found dead at home in Seongnam, South Korea

Police in Korea are investigating the death of 25-year-old K-pop star Sulli, who was found by her manager inside her home.

'The Masked Singer': The Eagle flies the nest

A former talk show host sang as Eagle on Fox's "The Masked Singer."

Cuba Gooding Jr. pleads not guilty to new charges in sex abuse case

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. has been accused of groping a woman at a Manhattan bar in June. Gooding denies the allegations.

A 'Sesame Street' Muppet shares her mother's struggle with addiction

A new online series by "Sesame Street" talks to kids about traumatic experiences, like a parent who's going through treatment for addiction.

Drake 'hurt' by father's allegations he faked drama to sell records

Drake called out his father, Dennis Graham, for suggesting that the rap star faked drama between them in his lyrics to sell more records.

Alec Baldwin falls for classic New York City scam

Native New Yorker Alec Baldwin got scammed by someone selling fake passes to a Statue of Liberty "boat tour" in New York City.

'Bachelor' star Peter Weber injured in 'freak accident' but doing OK

Peter Weber, the star of the next edition of "The Bachelor," was involved in what the show's host Chris Harrison called a "freak accident" that left him needing stitches. Harrison wrote on Instagram that Weber is "100% OK."

For 'Breaking Bad' and 'Downton Abbey,' 'the end' wasn't

Aaron Paul will return as Walter White's protégé, Jesse Pinkman, in "El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie" on Netflix

Hailey Baldwin Bieber shows off her stunning wedding gown

Teenage singer turned global pop star Justin Bieber has spent a decade in the spotlight, for better or for worse.

James Van Der Beek and his wife, Kimberly, are expecting baby No. 6

Actor James Van Der Beek shared the news that his wife Kimberly is pregnant with the couple's sixth child on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."

'Joker' uses a song by convicted pedophile Gary Glitter. He's probably making money off it

The "Joker" film has been released among concerns of the film's depictions of violence and possible threats of mass shootings at movie theater screenings.

Ellen DeGeneres explains hanging out with her friend George W. Bush

Ellen DeGeneres pushed back at social media criticism after she sat next to former President George W. Bush at a Dallas Cowboys game.

'The Walking Dead' Season 10 premiere killed it

Few things are worse than scrolling upon an unwanted spoiler of a movie or TV show. CNN's Frank Pallotta explores the rules of talking about plot twists on social media.

Rip Taylor, the confetti-tossing actor and comedian, is dead at 84

Confetti-tossing comedian and actor Rip Taylor dished about how his first Broadway show performance came to be in a 1981 interview.

Paul McCartney and Mick Jagger among musicians paying tribute to Cream drummer Ginger Baker

The Cream drummer died at a hospital in the United Kingdom. His daughter Nettie told CNN that her father had "passed away peacefully"

Justin Bieber's $35k part-exotic kittens are not a hit with PETA

Justin Bieber clapped back when People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) criticized him for purchasing two part-exotic cats.

Post-surgery Taylor Swift nearly has meltdown over a banana in video her mom recorded

Jimmy Fallon played a video provided by Taylor Swift's mom, Andrea, on the "Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallow" that showed the superstar singer nearly reaching an emotional breaking point over a banana after having laser eye surgery

'Joker' hits movie theaters with controversy and extra security

Following the 2012 shooting at a 'Batman' screening in Aurora, Colorado, the FBI is closely monitoring threats at the premiere of the Warner Bros. film 'Joker.'

'The Masked Singer' Panda was revealed to be...

An undefeated athlete from a famous family sang as Panda on Fox's "The Masked Singer."

'Living Undocumented' puts faces on families grappling with immigration system

Singer Selena Gomez produced a new Netflix series, "Living Undocumented," and penned an essay saying she is afraid for the country.

Will Smith has a new 'Fresh Prince'-themed clothing line. Smell you later, bad fashion.

Will Smith has announced his newest business venture--a clothing line inspired by his hit '90s show "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air."

Stacey Dash arrested for domestic battery

Stacey Dash, the former conservative commentator and actress who played Dionne in "Clueless," was arrested and charged with domestic violence in Florida.

busbee, Grammy-nominated songwriter and producer, dies

Grammy-nominated songwriter and producer Michael Busbee, known by the name "busbee," has died at the age of 43.

Ruby Rose undergoes emergency surgery after stunt injury almost leaves her paralyzed

In an Instagram post, "Batwoman" actress Ruby Rose said she herniated two discs while performing stunts, an injury that left her at risk of being paralyzed.

Rob Garrison, 'Karate Kid' actor, dead at 59

The movie, released in 1984, was an instant classic that launched careers and a YouTube series in 2018.

Jonathan Van Ness has a shampoo suggestion for President Trump

CNN's Brooke Baldwin speaks with "Queer Eye" star Jonathan Van Ness about his new book and why he decided to share that he was HIV positive.

Mark Ronson isn't sapiosexual after all and apologizes for identifying as such

Mark Ronson tells Rolling Stone that he wasn't fully educated on what it meant to be a sapiosexual, and he does not identify as one.

Jennifer Lopez and Shakira to headline Super Bowl halftime show

For the first time ever a pair of Latina women will be the headlining performers for the Super Bowl halftime show in Miami. CNN's Natalie Allen explains.

Nick Cannon said the dumbest thing to Oprah and he says she can't get over it

Actor Nick Cannon appeared on "The Howard Stern Show" on SiriusXM, where he talked about the first time he met Oprah.

Wife of 'Shark Tank' star Kevin O'Leary is charged in fatal boat crash

O'Leary was involved in a boating accident in Canada that left two people dead and four injured.

Jon Cryer says he didn't lose his virginity to Demi Moore but regrets nothing

Actress Demi Moore alleges that she was sexually assaulted as a child. Her upcoming memoir touches on her troubled past, as well as her marriages.

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith staged an intervention with son Jaden

Jada Pinkett Smith revealed that she and Will Smith had to stage an intervention for their son Jaden over his eating habits.

'Oprah's Book Club' series is set to premiere on Apple TV+

In an appearance on "The Ellen Degeneres Show," Oprah Winfrey shared details about her upcoming series, "Oprah's Book Club," which will stream exclusively on Apple TV+.

About that music from the Emmys

"Fleabag" and "Game of Thrones" bag history-making wins, see what happened at the 71st Emmy Awards.

See who took home an Emmy Award

Phoebe Waller-Bridge, "Game of Thrones," history-making wins, diversity and equal pay. See what happened at the 71st Emmy Awards.

Meghan McCain walks off the set of 'The View' following a disagreement with guest co-host

After a disagreement with guest co-host Ana Navarro, Meghan McCain walked off the set of ABC's "The View."

'Star Trek: Deep Space Nine' actor Aron Eisenberg dies at age 50

Aron Eisenberg, known for playing Nog on "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine," died at 50.

Suzanne Whang, 'House Hunters' host, dies at 56

Suzanne Whang, host of the hit HGTV show "House Hunters," passed away after battling breast cancer for years. She was 56 years old.

Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness bares it all: Sex abuse; HIV status; peddling sex; drug addiction

Jonathan Van Ness opens up about being HIV positive and a sexual abuse survivor in revealing new memoir.

Why 'cancel culture' doesn't always work

CNN's Van Jones discusses the impact of "cancel culture" with 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, and why his campaign slogan is "Humanity First."

Emmy predictions: Big names, nostalgia and low ratings

CNN's Stephanie Elam covers the big names and the underdogs to watch for at the 2019 Emmy Awards.

Megan Fox went through 'a dark moment' after 'Jennifer's Body' bombed

In an interview with "Entertainment Tonight," actress Megan Fox talked about the anxiety she faced from being objectified by Hollywood.

Brad Pitt opens up about fathers, sons and confronting Harvey Weinstein

Actor Brad Pitt explains why he confronted Harvey Weinstein on behalf of his then-girlfriend Gwyneth Paltrow.

'American Horror Story: 1984' frightens fans with portrayal of real-life serial killer Richard Ramirez

In "American Horror Story: 1984," Emma Roberts stars in the ninth season of the FX show.

Katy Perry explains why she ended her feud with Taylor Swift

Katy Perry shared on The Ellen Show why she and fellow pop star Taylor Swift ended their feud.

Same-sex couple makes Bachelor franchise history with their engagement proposal

The "Bachelor" franchise ended its sixth season of 'Bachelor in Paradise' with a first -- a proposal between a same-sex couple.

'The Princess Bride' remake idea has people crying inconceivable

Although many fans are ecstatic about rumors of a potential remake of "The Princess Bride," one of the stars of the cult-classic movie said a remake would be "a pity." HLN's Melissa Knowles has the latest.

Simon Cowell calls 'AGT' finals the best he's ever seen

Singer Kodi Lee strengthened his case to be the season 14 champion on "America's Got Talent" with a rousing performance of Freya Ridings' "Lost Without You."

Alex Trebek back in chemotherapy after 'numbers went sky high'

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek has announced he will undergo additional chemotherapy treatment. He has been battling stage 4 pancreatic cancer.

Taylor Swift announces 2020 tour with only 2 US stops

Taylor Swift will serve as the "mega mentor" for the 17th season of NBC's "The Voice." The news was announced by current judges Blake Shelton and John Legend through an Instagram video speculating about the "mega" announcement.

'Dancing with the Stars' returns with splash, sparkle and Spicer

On the season premiere of "Dancing with the Stars," the former White House press secretary danced a salsa to the Spice Girls. Spicer isn't the first politician to take on the dance competition.

Dr Who star Christopher Eccleston says he was anorexic while in the role

Thousands of 'Doctor Who' fans joined some of the show's creators, actors, writers, musicians & more for the 29th annual 'Gallifrey One' convention in L.A.

Christie Brinkley drops out of 'Dancing with the Stars' due to injury, so her daughter is stepping in

Supermodel Christie Brinkley had to drop out of "Dancing With the Stars" after breaking her arm during rehearsal. HLN's Mike Galanos reports her daughter, Sports Illustrated model Sailor Brinkley-Cook, will be stepping in instead.

Beyoncé takes fans behind the scenes with 'Making The Gift' documentary

Beyoncé dropped a teaser for a new behind-the-scenes ABC special called "Beyoncé Presents: Making The Gift," which chronicles her journey through Africa as she drew inspiration for her album.

New wave rock band The Cars' most memorable moments

The Cars were an American rock band that originated in Boston. They became hugely popular in the late 1970s and 80s.

Ric Ocasek, lead singer of The Cars, found dead at 75 years old

Ric Ocasek talks about pursuing a solo career in addition to being lead singer for The Cars.

James Corden calls out Bill Maher for fat-shaming segment

Bill Maher has a history of drawing ire for his remarks made on his HBO show, "Real Time." Now he's being called out by fellow late-night host James Corden.

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey release 'Don't Call Me Angel' video

Singers Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey released a video for their "Don't Call Me Angel" collaboration on the "Charlie's Angels" soundtrack.

Ellen DeGeneres discovered Brad Pitt sitting in her audience

Brad Pitt surprised Ellen DeGeneres when he appeared on her show Friday as an overenthusiastic audience member.

Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer, dead at 70

The voice behind "Take Me Home Tonight" stars in his own reality show and is working on new music. Rick Damigella reports.

Bella Thorne has directed a porn film

Bella Thorne has teamed up with Pornhub to direct an adult film as part of their Visionaries Director's Series.

Aaron Carter reveals battle with multiple mental health issues

Singer Aaron Carter cried as he revealed details about a recent arrest in Georgia to Entertainment Tonight, and denied he was under the influence of alcohol.

Here's what drew Jennifer Aniston back to TV with 'Morning Show'

Upcoming drama series "The Morning Show," which stars Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell, is set to debut on Apple TV+ on November 1st.

Alyson Stoner returns to 'Ellen DeGeneres' and the spotlight

Alyson Stoner, who gained fame as a dancer in a 2002 Missy Elliot video, returned to "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" 17 years after teaching Ellen some of her dance moves on the show.

John Wesley, 'Fresh Prince of Bel Air actor, dies at 72

John Wesley, who played Dr. Hoover on "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," died on September 8. He was 72.

Robert Axelrod, the voice of Lord Zedd in 'Mighty Morphin Power Rangers,' dies at 70

Robert Axelrod, voice actor for over 150 characters, including Lord Zedd from "Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers," has died at age 70, his agent announced.

Gillian Anderson will play Margaret Thatcher in 'The Crown' Season 4

In a February 2019 interview, Actress Gillian Anderson speaks with CNN's Christiane Amanpour about the possibility of portraying former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in season four of "The Crown."

Zooey Deschanel splits from husband Jacob Pechenik

Zooey Deschanel, most famously known for starring in FOX's sitcom "New Girl," is also an entrepreneur and a musician. She is co-founder of popular website HelloGiggles.com and half of the musical duo "She & Him."

Scarlett Johansson 'would work' with Woody Allen 'anytime'

Scarlett Johansson defended Woody Allen against sexual abuse allegations in a recent interview with the Hollywood Reporter. Johansson reportedly said she believes the director's claims of innocence and would work with Allen "anytime."

Read the emotional lyrics to Kylie Rae Harris's song to her daughter

Kylie Rae Harris, a rising country singer from Texas, died in a car accident in New Mexico. She was 30.

Justin Bieber shares use of 'heavy drugs' in revealing post

In an Instagram post, Justin Bieber talked about the difficulties of having come to fame at a young age and how he spiraled after being thrust into the spotlight at the age of 13.

'It Chapter Two' doesn't know when to close the book

27 years later, the "Losers Club" returns to Derry to face Pennywise the clown once more, in the sequel to the 2017 horror hit. David Daniel has a look.

Taylor Swift sets new record with sixth No. 1 album 'Lover'

Taylor Swift took to Twitter to thank her fans for the success of her new album, "Lover," following the Billboard announcement that it had broken the previous record for largest sales week. The singer also held the 2017 record for her album "Reputation."

Kevin Hart's wife says he's 'going to be just fine' after car crash

Actor-comedian Kevin Hart and two others were involved in a car crash in Calabasas, California, according to a California Highway Patrol incident report. CNN's Amara Walker reports Hart and the other driver sustained "major back injuries."

She missed a Jonas Brothers concert due to a chemotherapy treatment. So they came to her hospital room

The Jonas Brothers made a surprise visit to 16-year-old fan Lily Jordan at Penn State Children's Hospital. Jordan was unable to attend their concert due to chemotherapy treatments.

She missed a Jonas Brothers concert due to a chemotherapy treatment. So they came to her hospital room

Kevin, Joe and Nick Jonas were 17, 15 and 12 years old when they signed with Columbia Records in 2005. The Jonas Brothers got their start on the Disney Channel and became pop stars.

How a Grammy-winning musician revived a struggling one-hour photo shop

Country music star Kacey Musgraves helped out Tom's One Hour Photo & Lab, a struggling Los Angeles photo lab, by posting a photo shoot she took there while on tour to an Instagram page she created for the shop.

Valerie Harper, Emmy-winning 'Rhoda' star, dead at 80

Valerie Harper, who achieved fame as Rhoda on the classic sitcom "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and continued as the character in a popular spinoff series, has died after a long battle with cancer, her daughter Cristina Cacciotti and family friend Deanna Buskey confirmed to CNN.

Theo Campbell of 'The Challenge' blinded in one eye after champagne cork accident

Theo Campbell of 'The Challenge' and 'Love Island' says his eye was "split in half" due to an accident involving a champagne cork.

Matthew McConaughey joins the faculty at the University of Texas in Austin

Matthew McConaughey, who graduated from University of Texas at Austin in 1993, will be a "professor of practice" at the Moody College of Communication as faculty in the Department of Radio-Television-Film, according to a university news release.

Matthew McConaughey joins the faculty at the University of Texas in Austin

Matthew McConaughey says he will never forget the night he called his father and told him he wanted to be an actor.

Theo Campbell of 'The Challenge' blinded in one eye after champagne cork accident

Theo Campbell of 'The Challenge' and 'Love Island' says his eye was "split in half" due to an accident involving a champagne cork.

Carrie Underwood shares sneak peek of new 'Sunday Night Football' theme with Joan Jett

Carrie Underwood's new "Sunday Night Football" song is a return to the Joan Jett-inspired classic "Waiting All Day for Sunday Night."

Missy Elliott proves again why she's a legend

The 4-time Grammy winner performed her biggest hits, including "Get Ur Freak On" and "The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)."

VMAs 2019: See the complete list of winners

Taylor Swift wins video of the year, Missy Elliott wins the Vanguard Award and more memorable moments at the VMAs.

Lara Spencer, 'Good Morning America' co-anchor, apologizes for mocking Prince George's interest in ballet

Male ballet dancers are protesting outside the "Good Morning America" studio following a joke that host Lara Spencer made about Prince George's interest in ballet. She has since apologized on Instagram.

The 'Breaking Bad' movie will be released in October

Netflix officially released the trailer for its upcoming movie "El Camino," after rumors of a "Breaking Bad" film circulated for months. HLN's Susan Hendricks has a preview.

Jeezy did a forecast for the Weather Channel and predicted a high chance of snow

Atlanta-based rapper Jeezy, aka the Snowman, made a guest appearance on the Weather Channel, also located in Atlanta, to promote his new album, "TM104: The Legend of the Snowman." He predicted a high chance of snow in August for the southern city.

Google commemorates the 80th anniversary of 'The Wizard of Oz' with a head-spinning surprise

Dorothy's stolen ruby red slippers from the "Wizard of Oz" have been recovered by FBI after 13 years. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.

Missy Elliott drops surprise album and vibrant 'Throw It Back' video

Missy Elliott is a Grammy Award-winning rapper and producer who achieved great success with songs like "Get Ur Freak On" and "Work It."

How Pink came to Taylor Swift's defense after that Kanye West stage-rush incident at the VMAs

Billboard has published a revealing oral history of what was going on behind the scenes at the infamous 2009 MTV Video Music Awards when Kanye West interrupted Taylor Swift's award acceptance speech.

'Bombshell' teaser will make your jaw drop

"Bombshell" is an upcoming movie with an all-star cast that tackles the harassment allegations against the late Fox News founder.

Bethenny Frankel leaving 'Real Housewives of New York'

Reality star Bethenny Frankel has announced she does not plan to return to "The Real Housewives of New York" next season.

Country singer Drake White diagnosed with debilitating brain disorder

Country singer Drake White reveals his diagnosis of a rare brain disorder in an interview with People Magazine.

Tom Bergeron doesn't sound thrilled about the new 'DWTS' cast

Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer was announced as a cast member for the upcoming season of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."

Larry King files for divorce after almost 22 years of marriage

Larry King and wife Shawn have filed for divorce. The two have been married more than 20 years.

Heidi Klum slammed for topless honeymoon picture

Former "Project Runway" host Heidi Klum is getting both backlash and support after posting a topless photo on Instagram.

Ryan Reynolds being asked to save Spider-Man

Fans are worried about the future of the "Spider-Man" franchise after Disney and Sony Pictures failed to reach a co-financing deal on upcoming superhero films, according to a report from Deadline.

'Blinded by the Light' sets uplifting coming-of-age tale to Bruce Springsteen songs

'Blinded By The Light' director Gurinder Chadha ('Bend It Like Beckham') and author Sarfraz Manzoor recall their fateful encounter with Bruce Springsteen.

Home and Away actor Ben Unwin has died aged 41

New South Wales police said they found Unwin's body on August 14, after responding to a concern for welfare.

'Good Boys' wins the weekend at the box office

'Good Boys,' an R-rated comedy from Seth Rogen scored the top box office spot over the weekend, making it the first R-rated comedy movie to do since 2016.

Kiefer Sutherland 'seriously injured' during European tour

Actor Kiefer Sutherland is best known for his role in the TV show "24." But he's also a professional musician, and likes to post cooking demos to his YouTube channel.

Peter Fonda, star of 'Easy Rider,' dies at age 79

Actor Peter Fonda describes what it was like being part of a Hollywood family.

Simon Cowell looks different after going vegan

"America's Got Talent" host Simon Cowell is getting noticed for his new appearance after losing 20 pounds on a vegan diet.

A$AP Rocky convicted of assault by Swedish court

US rapper A$AP Rocky and two members of his entourage were convicted of assault in Sweden for their role in a street brawl in Stockholm.

Todd and Julie Chrisley are in custody after indictment on tax evasion and fraud, official says

Reality TV stars Todd and Julie Chrisley were indicted by a grand jury on tax evasion charges by the Northern District of Georgia. The 12-count indictment, obtained by CNN, also alleges the Chrisleys committed bank fraud and wire fraud conspiracy, among other offenses.

Whitney Cummings shuts down efforts to extort her over photo

Comedian Whitney Cummings shut down recent attempts to extort her over an image she accidentally and briefly posted to Instagram in which part of her breast was visible.

John Oliver tackles Trump's 'lack of humanity' in response to recent mass shootings

Late-night host John Oliver called out President Donald Trump for bragging about crowd size during his visit to an El Paso, Texas, hospital after a deadly mass shooting.

'Bachelor in Paradise' stars Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon are married!

"Bachelor in Paradise' stars Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon got married in Newport, Rhode Island. The couple met during the second season of the show in 2015.

'Our Boys' powerfully puts faces on Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Israeli and Palestinian directors Joseph Cedar and Tawfik Abu-Wael discuss the making of their new HBO series "Our Boys".

John Legend held a surprise concert in Dayton a week after mass shooting

Ohio native John Legend held a surprise concert for the families of victims in the Dayton, Ohio, mass shooting. The Grammy Award-winning singer is a native of Springfield, Ohio, about 30 minutes northeast of Dayton.

Singer Mike Posner is airlifted to the hospital after being bitten by a rattlesnake

Singer and songwriter Mike Posner, who has been documenting his walk across the US on social media, was bitten by a baby rattlesnake in Colorado

Willie Nelson will resume tour in September after canceling shows due to breathing problem

Willie Nelson sits down with CNN to talk about his legendary career, new album and upcoming projects.

Actor Danny Trejo comes to aid of baby that was trapped in overturned car

Actor Danny Trejo jumped into action when he saw an overturned car with a baby trapped inside.

Ariana Grande left sobbing over her live duet with Barbra Streisand

Pop icon Ariana Grande joined legendary singer Barbra Streisand on stage during her concert in Chicago to sing a 40-year-old hit.

'BH90210' brings meta and messy take to Fox revival

Some fans are upset over the premiere of "BH90210," a reboot to the original 90s series "Beverly Hills, 90210," leaving them confused about the entire concept of the new series.

Milo Ventimiglia says he was told he's too old to play 'Batman'

A lucky "This Is Us" fan was watching the NBC family drama when one of the stars of the show, Milo Ventimiglia, knocked on his door.

Oscar-winning Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro champions immigrants in Hollywood Walk of Fame speech

Mexican director Guillermo del Toro spoke on behalf of immigrants during the unveiling of his star in the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The 'Beverly Hills, 90210' cast dances through the reboot's opening credits

A teaser for FOX's "BH90210" reboot includes the cast dancing to the opening theme song. The reboot is a part of a recent trend of reviving old TV shows.

Bam Margera's emotional plea for help answered by Dr. Phil

"Jackass" star and professional skateboarder Bam Margera reached out to Dr. Phil for help in an emotional video post on Instagram.

Toni Morrison, 'Beloved' author and Nobel laureate, dies at 88

Author Toni Morrison has died at the age of 88, according to her publisher. She died last night at Montefiore Medical Center in New York.

'Beverly Hills 90210' nostalgia runs high as Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth channel Donna and Kelly

Actress Denise Richards thanked fans after she received messages pointing out that she had an enlarged thyroid while she was filming "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" reunion show.

Kacey Musgraves says lawmakers 'murderously ignore' the gun problem in America

From musicians like Rihanna and Kacey Musgraves to actors like Aaron Paul, celebrities called for action and compassion after the tragic mass shootings in Texas and Ohio.

Khalid announces benefit concert for El Paso

Manuel and Patricia Oliver lost their son, Joaquin, during a school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Manuel Oliver tells CNN's Erica Hill they were near El Paso, Texas, when a gunman carried out another massacre.

Disney Channel dedicates the premiere of "Descendants 3" to Cameron Boyce

Twenty-year-old Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce died from a fatal seizure, according to his family. While the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner has yet to determine Boyce's official cause of death, the tragedy has shined a light on a rare but devastating reality: Each year, about 1 in 1,000 people with epilepsy suddenly die.

'Hobbs & Shaw' shows how buddy action movies won't grow up

The "Fast and Furious" franchise may be known for its ridiculous actions scenes, but it also does serious business. See how this franchise has brought in over $5 billion worldwide.

Mario Lopez apologizes for 'ignorant' comments about parenting and gender identity

TV personality Mario Lopez apologized after he said it was "dangerous" for parents to allow their children to pick their gender identities at young ages.

Grant Thompson, YouTube star, dead at 38

Grant Thompson, known as "The King of Random," was reportedly killed in a paragliding accident in Utah. Thompson rose to YouTube fame by sharing life hacks and experiments with his millions of followers.

Woodstock 50 festival canceled

The Woodstock 50 festival, which in its planning stages has been plagued by a series of misfortunes and obstacles, will not go on as planned.

'Bachelorette' finale shocker was definitely a game of love

The season finale of ABC's "The Bachelorette" fulfilled its promise both to devoted Bachelor Nation fans who'd riot if this chapter didn't include a diamond ring and talk of nuptials and to the hate-watchers who argue that orchestrated, made-for-television romance is not real.

Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' is just music's latest copyright battle

A California jury decided that Katy Perry's 2013 song "Dark Horse" was copied in part from "Joyful Noise," a song by Christian rap artist Flame, according court filings obtained by CNN.

'Fast and the Furious' franchise could someday travel to space

Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham take their 'Fast & Furious' characters on an adventure of their own, with Idris Elba and Vanessa Kirby along for the ride.

Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' was copied from a Christian rap song, a California jury says

Katy Perry opens up about her Valentine's Day engagement to Orlando Bloom on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"

'Old Town Road' becomes longest-running No.1 hit on Billboard's Hot 100

Lil Nas X has made Billboard chart history with his song "Old Town Road," featuring Billy Ray Cyrus.

YouTubers Jake Paul and Tana Mongeau got married in Vegas

Social media stars Tana Mongeau and Jake Paul were married in a surprise wedding ceremony in Las Vegas after announcing their engagement in June.

A 42-year-old woman became the first mother to conquer 'American Ninja Warrior' course

Sandy Zimmerman, 42, is both the first mom and oldest woman ever to complete a course on "American Ninja Warrior."

Russi Taylor, voice of Minnie Mouse, dies at 75

Russi Taylor, the voice of Minnie Mouse since the mid-1980s, has died at 75 years old.

Beyoncé reveals weight when she started her Coachella diet

Beyoncé underwent a strict diet and exercise regimen to lose the weight she gained while pregnant with her twins.

Jay-Z pulls out of troubled Woodstock 50 festival, source says

After a series of setbacks, organizers of the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock festival announced it is being moved to Maryland and will be held at Merriweather Post Pavilion. This move has prompted some artists to announce they are no longer performing at the festival.

'The Brady Bunch' cast talks about remodeling their TV home

HGTV purchased the Studio City, CA "Brady Bunch" home. See the newly-renovated interior that now matches the sitcom set.

How Tarantino's 'Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood' traveled back to 1969 L.A.

Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie star in 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,' Quentin Tarantino's ode to Tinseltown in the late 1960s.

Happy 50th birthday Jennifer Lopez!

Jennifer Lopez and her family celebrate her 50th birthday during her It's My Party tour.

Dance crew honors friend on 'America's Got Talent' and gets golden buzzer

See why dance crew V. Unbeatable won a golden buzzer from guest judge Dwyane Wade on "America's Got Talent."

Taylor Swift's 'The Archer' is sparking a lot of speculation

Taylor Swift released her new surprise song, "Archer," describing it as vulnerable and personal.

Essential movies of the '90s, from 'Goodfellas' to 'The Truman Show'

Director Cameron Crowe explains how Tom Cruise and Cuba Gooding Jr. came together to make movie magic in 1996's "Jerry Maguire." Learn more about the stories behind your favorite films on CNN's "The Movies," Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

'The Bachelorette' Hannah Brown let Luke have it on 'Men Tell All'

On ABC's "The Bachelorette," Hannah Brown confronts Luke Parker, yet again, after she kicked him off the show over a heated conversation about her sex life.

Tom Hanks is absolutely perfect as Mister Rogers in new movie trailer

Watch Sony's new trailer for "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood" starring Tom Hanks as the late Fred Rogers.

Kevin Feige reveals the thinking behind Marvel's Phase Four

Marvel announced that Academy Award-winning actor Mahershala Ali will star in the upcoming "Blade" reboot.

Denise Nickerson, Violet in 'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory,' has died

Denise Nickerson, best known for portraying Violet Beauregarde in "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory," has died at 62, according to multiple reports citing a Facebook post from her family.

A teary Julianne Hough awards a golden buzzer to a 12-year-old Broadway fan on 'America's Got Talent'

"America's Got Talent" judge Julianne Hough brought 12-year-old aspiring Broadway star Luke Islam to tears by awarding him the golden buzzer.

Kristin Davis tears up recalling racism directed at her baby

"Sex and the City" star Kristin Davis opened up about being a single mother to an adopted black daughter and son on an episode of "Red Table Talk" with host Jada Pinkett Smith.

'Apollo 11': 8 moments from the documentary to watch for

CNN Films' documentary "Apollo 11" uses newly discovered footage and hours of uncatalogued audio recordings to tell the story of the 1969 moon landing with new clarity. The film airs Saturday, July 20 at 9 and 11 p.m. ET.

Aziz Ansari thinks white people are trying too hard with 'Crazy Rich Asians'

"Crazy Rich Asians" actress Michelle Yeoh says that the film reflects the type of storytelling audiences want.

Stevie Wonder announces he'll be having kidney surgery in September

During a concert in London, musician Stevie Wonder announced he will take a break from music to undergo a kidney transplant surgery.

Stevie Wonder announces he'll be having kidney surgery in September

Stevie Wonder invokes sentiments from Black Lives Matter while paying tribute to his friend, Aretha Franklin.

Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce dies at age 20

Actor Cameron Boyce, who starred in the Disney Channel's television shows and series, has died at age 20.

Joss Stone deported from Iran, singer says on Instagram

Singer Joss Stone said on Instagram that she was being deported from Iran before performing there for her "Total World Tour."

Everyone thinks Halle Berry has been cast as 'The Little Mermaid'

The singer Halle Bailey, who is one half of the musical duo, "Chloe X Halle," has been cast as Ariel in Disney's upcoming live-action movie of "The Little Mermaid."

Avicii showed no signs of planning suicide, his father says

CNN's Robyn Curnow speaks to the father of superstar DJ Avicii, who died by suicide in 2018, about his work urging policymakers to address mental health problems earlier in a person's life, before it becomes too late.

A 'Stranger Things' refresher because it's OK if you've forgotten what's happened so far

It's summertime in Hawkins, Indiana, and "Stranger Things" is back for a third season on July 4.

The 10 highest-grossing movies of all time may surprise you

Blockbusters once dominated both the box office and the awards circuits. CNN Business' Frank Pallotta explains why that's no longer the case. Watch CNN's "The Movies" Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

Lil Nas X's Pride tweets mean exactly what most people think they do

Lil Nas X closed out Pride month with some tweets that had people thinking he's made a declaration about his sexuality.

Taylor Swift calls sale of her music catalog her 'worst case scenario'

Taylor Swift called it her "worst case scenario," learning that her music catalog has been sold to a company owned by music manager Scooter Braun.

Country star Jake Owen claps back at anti-LGBTQ commenter

Country singer Jake Owen pushed back when a fan made an anti-LGBTQ comment on Instagram about his cover of Cher's 1998 hit "Believe."

Shawn Mendes' video of 'Señorita' just made everyone, everywhere fall in love with him

Singer Shawn Mendes released behind-the-scenes footage of his music video with Camila Cabello, "Señorita," including a moment when he accidentally dropped Cabello while they were rehearsing their dance moves.

In Japan, Trump accuses Jussie Smollett of hate crime against his supporters

Haven't been able to keep up with the twists and turns of the Jussie Smollett case? Watch this.

Beyoncé and Donald Glover have us feeling the 'Lion King' love

Watch a new clip of Beyoncé and Donald Glover singing, "Can You Feel the Love Tonight," as Nala and Simba.

Chicago police release body cam footage of Jussie Smollett reporting his attack

Chicago police have released dozens of hours of footage from the investigation into the attack Jussie Smollett reported he suffered. CNN's Ryan Young has the details.

Nipsey Hussle's BET Awards tribute wasn't the only win for the late rapper

The 2019 BET Awards celebrated African-American culture with explosive musical performances and honorary awards to black icons including Tyler Perry and Nipsey Hussle.

Lisa Marie Presley shared a family photo, and fans see an Elvis double

Lisa Marie Presley shared a rare family photo on Twitter and Instagram, and her son Benjamin Keough's resemblance to his grandfather, the king of rock 'n' roll, has fans buzzing.

Seth Meyers day drinking with Rihanna needs to happen more

Rihanna joined Seth Meyers for a day drinking session that left the late-night host covered in makeup and singing the pop star's hits.

Carrie Underwood, NFL and NBC sued over 'Sunday Night Football' song

Carrie Underwood is facing a lawsuit over her "Sunday Night Football" theme song "Game On." The lawsuit claims Underwood plagiarized another singer's song of the same name.

New stripped-down Freddie Mercury tune is unearthed from 1985

A close friend of Freddie Mercury released a new version of the Queen frontman singing "Time Waits for No One," accompanied only by a piano.

Carrie Underwood, NFL and NBC sued over 'Sunday Night Football' song

Singer Heidi Merrill has filed a lawsuit against Carrie Underwood, NBC and the NFL, accusing them of plagiarizing the "Sunday Night Football" theme song.

Granger Smith shares details of son's drowning in emotional video

In a heartfelt tribute, Granger Smith and his wife shared photos and videos of their 3-year-old son River who died following a drowning accident.

'Apollo 11': 8 moments from the documentary to watch for

"It was jaw-dropping," says the director of "Apollo 11." Todd Douglas Miller talks about discovering 50 year old film in pristine condition. Watch the TV premiere of 'Apollo 11' on Sunday, June 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos need to lock their door

Listen to Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos share what happened after their teen daughter entered their bedroom without knocking.

Documentary trailer recalls XXXTentacion a year after his death

The estate of rapper XXXTentacion, killed at age 20 in an apparent robbery in 2018, released a trailer for a new documentary about his life.

James Corden and Michelle Obama battle it out in 'Late Late Show' dodgeball game

Michelle Obama rose to "The Late Late Show" host James Corden's dodgeball challenge and led Team USA to victory over Team UK.

Fashion icon and artist Gloria Vanderbilt dies at 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer, dies at age 95. Vanderbilt's son, CNN's Anderson Cooper, pays tribute to his mother's life.

Fashion icon and artist Gloria Vanderbilt dies at 95

Anderson Cooper and his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, talk about their new book, "The Rainbow Comes and Goes."

'You Need to Calm Down' may be Taylor Swift's most political move yet

Taylor Swift released the star-studded video for her newest single "You Need to Calm Down," featuring a cameo by Katy Perry.

Grown-up Danny is as well adjusted as you'd imagine in 'Shining' sequel trailer

Warner Brothers has released the trailer for "Doctor Sleep," the sequel to the 1980 thriller "The Shining."

Cuba Gooding Jr. charged with forcible touching in alleged New York groping incident

Cuba Gooding Jr. has been charged with forcible touching, a misdemeanor, and sex abuse in the third degree relating to an alleged groping incident in New York City last weekend. He has pleaded not guilty to the charges.

John Stamos hosts tour of his 'sturdy, funky, cool' $5.8 million home

John Stamos and his wife Caitlin McHugh gave Architectural Digest a tour of their Beverly Hills home, which they share with their 14-month-old son Billy.

Cuba Gooding Jr. charged with forcible touching in New York groping incident

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. has turned himself in to the NYPD for questioning in an alleged groping incident.

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