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Nielsen tries to quantify the Hulu, YouTube effect

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Nielsen says it will start counting how many people are watching live TV services from online streaming companies Hulu and YouTube. More>>

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Artist uses Iraq refugees, war veterans in radio project

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An Iraqi-American artist is launching a 10-part radio broadcast that features voices of Philadelphia-area Iraqi refugees, Iraq war veterans and the "Walter Cronkite of Iraq" recalling their memories of the culturally rich nation. More>>

Court nixes rifle target maker's defamation suit against NBC

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An appeals court says a rifle target maker missed its mark when it said in a lawsuit that NBC mischaracterized its exploding targets as bombs. More>>

Barbara Sinatra, Frank's 4th wife and philanthropist, dies

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Barbara Sinatra, the fourth wife of legendary singer Frank Sinatra and a prominent advocate and philanthropist for abused children, has died at age 90. More>>

"Detroit" director, stars hope film spurs talk about race

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The actors and filmmakers from "Detroit" say they hope the new movie about the deadly 1967 riot in the city spurs a dialogue about race in America. More>>

Fired Fox News executive proclaims innocence in lawsuit

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Fox News executive fired in sexual harassment case says he's innocent in lawsuit filed against network's parent company. More>>

President (bleep): TV sitcom bars use of Trump's name

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President Donald Trump's name is off limits on the upcoming season of Comedy Central's "Broad City.". More>>

Nielsen's top programs for July 17-23

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A list of the top 20 prime-time programs in the Nielsen ratings for July 17-23. More>>

Colbert's shows from Russia are winners for CBS

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Stephen Colbert scored his largest margin of victory in late-night since his debut with shows that featured his trip to Russia. More>>

Kendrick Lamar is leader of MTV VMAs with 8 nominations

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Kendrick Lamar's 'Humble' is giving the rapper rest to brag: He is the leader of the MTV Video Music Awards with eight nominations. More>>

Films from Jolie, Clooney, Aronofsky among TIFF premieres

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George Clooney's 'Suburbicon,' Angelina Jolie's 'First They Killed My Father,' and Darren Aronofsky's 'mother!' are among the films that will be playing at the TIFF this year. More>>

Cosby accuser arrested on heroin charge at California jail

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Officials say a model who accuses Bill Cosby of sexually assaulting her at a Playboy Mansion party in 2008 has been arrested on suspicion of bringing heroin to a California jail. More>>

New series from 'The Simpsons' Matt Groening set for Netflix

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Netflix has ordered an adult animated comedy fantasy from Matt Groening, mastermind of "The Simpsons.". More>>

Portugal picks Lisbon to host 2018 Eurovision Song Contest

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Portugal has announced that next year's Eurovision Song Contest will take place in its capital, Lisbon. More>>

Center devoted to director Zeffirelli takes shape in Italy

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A center dedicated to Italian director Franco Zeffirelli is taking shape in Florence. More>>

Ruling lets Italy hunt abroad for new Colosseum chief

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Italy's culture minister says the international search for a new director for Rome's Colosseum will go forward after a legal challenge by the city that had halted it was dismissed by a national administrative tribunal. More>>

Police: Ex-Cowboys WR Whitehead misidentified in heist

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Police in Lucky Whitehead's home state of Virginia say the former Dallas Cowboys receiver's identity was falsely used in a shoplifting arrest. More>>

Taraji P. Henson to host Black Girls Rock honoring Issa Rae

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Taraji P. Henson to host Black Girls Rock honoring Issa Rae. More>>

Backstreet Boys, Florida Georgia Line back together on CMT

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Pop group Backstreet Boys and country duo Florida Georgia Line, fresh off a hit country collaboration and stadium tour, are teaming up again for an episode of "CMT Crossroads" airing on Aug. 30. More>>

Model Chrissy Teigen says Trump blocked her on Twitter

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Model Chrissy Teigen says she has been blocked on Twitter by President Donald Trump after years of trolling the Republican online. More>>

Disney splits with YouTube star Jake Paul after TV report

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Disney has parted ways with a YouTube star days after a local television news report that revealed some of his Los Angeles neighbors were fed up with his stunts. More>>

Bieber cancels rest of tour for 'unforeseen circumstances'

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Justin Bieber is canceling the rest of his Purpose World Tour "due to unforeseen circumstances.". More>>

The Latest: Bennington's housekeeper found him hanging

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Linkin Park said their hearts are broken following the death of lead singer Chester Bennington, who died by hanging last week. More>>

The Who's Roger Daltrey visits teenage cancer patients Video included

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Legendary rocker Roger Daltrey is visiting teenage cancer patients in Cleveland. More>>

Box Office Top 20: 'Dunkirk,' 'Girls Trip' score

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Box Office Top 20: 'Dunkirk,' 'Girls Trip' score while 'Valerian' stumbles. More>>

'Despacito' singers veto Venezuelan leader's campaign remix

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There's a new taken on the hit Latin pop song "Despacito." And this one is not garnering accolades from its producers. More>>

No Fox apology in fight with New York Times about raid story

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Fox clarifies, but doesn't apologize for a weekend story suggesting reporting in The New York Times foiled an attempt to capture the Islamic State's leader two years ago. More>>

Ohio pair finally meet after 3 years of excuses on Tinder

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Two Ohio college students who connected on Tinder have finally met after three years of excuses on the dating platform. More>>

Gordon Ramsay cooks up unique Florida dish: Burmese python

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Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay cooked up a unique dish while filming in Florida: Burmese python. More>>

Cowboys dump WR Whitehead after link to shoplifting arrest

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The Dallas Cowboys have released receiver and kick returner Lucky Whitehead after the third-year player was linked to a shoplifting arrest in his home state of Virginia, with his agent saying he believes it was a case of mistaken identity. More>>

DeGrom wins 8th straight start, Mets hold off Padres 5-3

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Jacob deGrom won his eighth straight start and the New York Mets held on when pinch-hitter Jabari Blash's bid for a game-winning home run was barely foul to beat the San Diego Padres 5-3. DeGrom (12-3) gave up two runs in eight innings, striking out eight. More>>

Finnish filmmaker Karukoski to direct JRR Tolkien biopic

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Finnish film maker Dome Karukoski to direct Hollywood biopic of J.R.R. Tolkien, British author of "The Lord of the Rings.". More>>

Bayreuth opera fest opens with Swedish royals, Merkel

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Bayreuth's annual opera festival is underway, with Sweden's king and queen joining German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the audience for Richard Wagner's "Die Meistersinger von Nuernberg.". More>>

George RR Martin working on next 'Song of Ice and Fire'

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George RR Martin says the next "Song of Ice and Fire" book has a real chance of coming out in 2018: But don't count it on yet. More>>

U2's Bono meets French President Macron to discuss poverty

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French President Emmanuel Macron has received pop singer and philanthropist Bono at the Elysee Palace in Paris for talks about poverty. More>>

Is that really a beached whale beneath Paris' Notre Dame?

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A sperm whale appears to have beached on an embankment in the shadow of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris _ but it's really just an art installation from a Belgian artists' collective. More>>

New roller coaster coming for Harry Potter theme park

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Universal Orlando Resort announced Monday that it would be building a new roller coaster ride that will showcase favorite characters from J.K. Rowling's fantasy series. More>>

Trump tells reporter to be "quiet" Video included

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President Donald Trump told a reporter asking questions to be "quiet.". More>>

NASCAR's Earnhardt Jr. headed to NBC broadcast booth in 2018

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. will join NBC Sports Group's coverage of stock car racing next year _ and there may be more options for NASCAR's most popular driver once he retires. More>>

State attorney: No sex assault charges for Michael Irvin

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Sexual assault charges won't be filed against Michael Irvin, a former football star for the Dallas Cowboys and the University of Miami. More>>

'Game of Thrones' actor who played Hodor DJs in Las Vegas

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The actor who plays a gentle giant named Hodor in the HBO TV show "Game of Thrones" made his Las Vegas pool party debut. More>>

Linkin Park releases statement about band member's death

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Linkin Park said their hearts are broken following the death of its lead singer Chester Bennington, who died by hanging last week. More>>

Apollo 11 bag laced with moon dust sells for $1.8 million

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A bag containing traces of moon dust is heading to auction _ surrounded by some fallout from a galactic court battle. More>>

Publisher withdraws book on Mandela health after complaints

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South African media say a publisher withdrew a book that documents Nelson Mandela's medical treatments before his 2013 death, following complaints that the book violates doctor-patient confidentiality. More>>

Phelps loses by 2 seconds to simulated shark in 'Shark Week'

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Michael Phelps loses to "great white shark" by two seconds. More>>

New York Times asks 'Fox & Friends' for apology

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The New York Times is asking Fox News' morning show "Fox & Friends" to apologize for what the newspaper calls a "malicious and inaccurate segment" about intelligence leaks and the Islamic State that aired Saturday. More>>

Hilary Duff thankful no one hurt in burglary at home

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Hilary Duff's publicist calls a burglary at the star's Beverly Hills home "a scary and upsetting situation.". More>>

A vacant White House job: first pet Video included

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Politically ambitious pups and kittens: Put your resumes aside. More>>

Chris Harrison, Sage Steele to return as Miss America hosts

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Chris Harrison and Sage Steele are returning to host "The 2018 Miss America Competition." The show will air live on ABC from the Boardwalk in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on Sept. 10. More>>

Jerry Jones backs Elliott, puts on pre-camp show for Cowboys

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Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones reiterated his belief that star running back Ezekiel Elliott wasn't guilty of domestic violence in a case the NFL has been investigating for a year. More>>

Comic-Con hits: 'Black Panther,' Batman, 'Stranger Things'

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From "Black Panther" to Batman, "Stranger Things" to "Blade Runner 2049," and "Ready Player One" to Rep. John Lewis, Comic-Con had something for almost every pop-culture appetite. More>>

Wonder Woman sequel gets a title: 'Wonder Woman II'

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Wonder Woman has a few reasons to celebrate. More>>

'Star Wars' fan clubs honor Carrie Fisher at Comic-Con

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Four "Star Wars" costuming clubs held a tribute to their favorite fallen princess at Comic-Con, celebrating the life and work of Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia. More>>

Victory for 'Dunkirk' and 'Girls Trip' at the box office

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It's victory for "Dunkirk" at the box office this weekend, with studios saying the Christopher Nolan World War II epic earned an estimated $50.5 million to top the charts. More>>

Kasey Kahne ends victory drought at marathon Brickyard 400

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Kasey Kahne survived a crash-marred Brickyard 400 for his first NASCAR Cup victory in three years. More>>

Shakespeare's Globe names Michelle Terry artistic director

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Shakespeare's Globe, London's open-air, Elizabethan-style playhouse, has appointed Olivier Award-winning actress Michelle Terry as its new artistic director. More>>

Princes William, Harry remember their final call with Diana

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Prince William and Prince Harry are paying tribute to their mother, Princess Diana, as the 20th anniversary of her death in a car crash approaches. More>>

O.J. Simpson had a 'conflict-free life'? Not really

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When O.J. Simpson told a parole board last week that he led a "conflict-free life" before going to prison for a bungled Las Vegas heist, he seemed to forget that he had some serious run-ins with the law. More>>

Contest winner disqualified over pro-Trump Instagram post

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A Kansas woman who won a national contest says she was disqualified because of her Instagram post supporting Donald Trump's presidential candidacy. More>>

Linkin Park returns to charts following singer's death.

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Linkin Park has returned to the charts after lead singer Chester Bennington's death last week. More>>

Comic-Con goes wild for 'Black Panther' at Marvel panel

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Thor has lost his hammer and the Hulk can speak in a bold new trailer for the upcoming "Thor: Ragnarok" shown to Comic-Con audiences Saturday. More>>

Michelle Pfeiffer joins 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' as Janet

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Michelle Pfeiffer is joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe. More>>

'Westworld' cast talks existentialism, robots at Comic-Con

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'Westworld' cast, creators make Comic-Con appearance to talk existentialism, robots and riding a horse naked. More>>

Creators, cast of 'Stranger Things' debut season 2 trailer

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The creators of "Stranger Things" premiered a new trailer for the show's second season Saturday that even the cast hadn't seen. More>>

Charlize Theron on equal pay, female action stars and Bond

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Charlize Theron says she's open to playing a female James Bond but would rather leave that responsibility to Daniel Craig, or Idris Elba. More>>

'Let 1994 go': Simpson case's racial symbolism now a relic

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A generation later, OJ Simpson's racial symbolism is now largely a relic as black Americans wrestle with more familiar injustices. More>>

Actor John Heard, of 'Home Alone' movies, dies at 71

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Actor John Heard, best known for playing the father in the 'Home Alone' movie series, has died at age 72. More>>

Civil rights icon leads march through California Comic-Con

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Civil rights leader John Lewis was joined by about 1,000 people as he led a march through Comic-Con on Saturday. More>>

Ben Affleck to fans: I'm still Batman, despite rumors

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Ben Affleck says he is still Batman and has the support of Warner Bros for the stand alone film. More>>

Step by halting step, Nieto walks down aisle with his wife

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Step by halting step, former Olympic high jumper Jamie Nieto made good on his vow to walk wife Shevon down the aisle after their wedding and out the door to a waiting limousine. More>>

Princes William, Harry remember their final call with Diana

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Prince William and Prince Harry are paying tribute to their mother, Princess Diana, as the 20th anniversary of her death in a car crash approaches. More>>

Spielberg debuts action-packed 'Ready Player One' footage

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Steven Spielberg dives into the world of virtual reality in his adaptation of "Ready Player One." The director unveiled action-packed footage from the film Saturday at San Diego Comic-Con. More>>

Harrison Ford delights Comic-Con with gruff charm

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Harrison Ford is still Harrison Ford, gruff charm and all. More>>

'Teen Wolf' cast makes special appearance for Make-A-Wish

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The stars of "Teen Wolf" made a special appearance at Comic-Con Friday for an audience of one, who came to the convention with the Make-A-Wish Foundation. More>>

More than 90 hospitalized during Chance the Rapper show

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Police in Connecticut say more than 90 people were hospitalized, many for excessive drinking, during a concert featuring Chance the Rapper. More>>

NTSB assessing whether to probe NYC seaplane hard landing

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The National Transportation Safety Board says it's determining whether to investigate a seaplane mishap on New York's East River. More>>

'Twin Peaks' cast discusses the mystery of David Lynch

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"Twin Peaks" star Kyle MacLachlan says that he is watching the new series as it airs on Showtime along with the rest of us. More>>

Country singer Scotty McCreery cited for handgun at airport

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Country singer Scotty McCreery cited after authorities say he had a loaded handgun with him in Raleigh-Durham International Airport. More>>

Judge nearly leaves yard in Yankees' 5-1 win over Mariners

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Aaron Judge hit a colossal three-run homer that nearly left Safeco Field, and CC Sabathia allowed one run while pitching into the sixth inning of the New York Yankees' 5-1 win over the Seattle Mariners. More>>

Linkin Park cancels tour after Chester Bennington's death Video included

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Chester Bennington died by hanging, Los Angeles County coroner confirms. More>>

UK palace releases Prince George's 4th birthday portrait

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Kensington Palace has released a portrait to mark the fourth birthday of Prince George. More>>

Game of Thrones' Sophie Turner says Sansa is 'woke now'

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"Game of Thrones" star Sophie Turner says her once naive character Sansa Stark is woke now. More>>

O.J. Simpson will get his freedom, but then what?

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When O.J. Simpson gets out of prison in October after nine years, he will have some sports mementos, his NFL pension and, with any luck, certain life skills he says he acquired behind bars. More>>

Sean Spicer unlikely to disappear from television Video included

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He won't be behind a podium at the White House, but it's unlikely Sean Spicer will disappear from television. More>>

'Walking Dead' Comic-Con panel pays tribute to late stuntman

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"The Walking Dead" panel at Comic-Con Friday almost didn't happen after the death of a stunt performer on the show earlier this month, but a dozen cast members came and shared the season 8 trailer. More>>

Beyonce wax figure touched up after fans say it's too white

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A wax figure of Beyonce at Madame Tussauds in New York has been given a makeover after fans of the megastar said the figure was too white. More>>

Creators of new HBO series address fears it glorifies racism

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Creators of new HBO series address fears it glorifies racism. More>>

Small seaplane makes hard landing in NY's East River.

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A small seaplane has made a hard landing in New York's East River. More>>

Exhumation of Dali's remains finds his mustache still intact

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Officials in Spain say that hair, nails and two long bones were removed from Salvador Dali's embalmed remains for a paternity test that could open a judicial battle for the artist's estate. More>>

The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

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This week's top selling songs and albums on Apple iTunes. More>>

Sand sculpting fest draws artists from all over the world

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Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to attend a sand sculpting festival on a Massachusetts beach this weekend. More>>

O.J. Simpson triumphant, others devastated as he gets parole Video included

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Barring any last-minute snafus, O.J. Simpson will walk out of prison a free man in about three months. More>>

'Jersey Boys' nostalgia fades, but the 'Hit Men' play on

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Five years after hitting the road to capitalize on the popularity of Broadway's "Jersey Boys," a group of musicians who played with Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons and numerous other groups are still at it. More>>

Late 'Batman' actor Adam West honored at Comic-Con

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Kevin Smith, Ralph Garman and others share memories of Adam West at Comic-Con tribute. More>>

Ari Melber tries to improve a troubled time slot at MSNBC

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Lawyer Ari Melber launches a new MSNBC show on Monday evening, the fourth to fill its 6 p.m. ET time slot in less than two years. More>>

Builder of illegal LA mansion gets fines, community service

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The father of fashion models Bella and Gigi Hadid has been fined and given community service for illegally building a gigantic mansion in Los Angeles. More>>

Beijing says no to Justin Bieber over past 'bad behavior'

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China's capital says it won't be inviting Justin Bieber to perform in the country because of his past "bad behavior," although it did concede that the Canadian singer has talent. More>>

UK royals hear children's concert, see Hamburg Airbus plant

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Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, are wrapping up a three-day trip to Germany in Hamburg, where they're seeing a concert for children in a spectacular new concert hall. More>>

Elementary school stage where Elvis Presley sang renovated

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One of the first stages Elvis Presley sang on has been refinished during the renovation of the auditorium at his elementary school in Mississippi. More>>

'Dirty Dancing' turns 30: Film being feted in NY's Catskills

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The 30th anniversary of the release of "Dirty Dancing" is being celebrated near the former Catskills resort that inspired the film. More>>

'American Pie' singer's domestic assault charge dismissed

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A domestic violence assault charge against 'American Pie' singer-songwriter Don McLean has been dismissed after he met the terms of a plea agreement, including staying out of trouble for a year. More>>

Jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane dies in NY at age 85

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Costume jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane, whose creations caught the fancy of high society and the QVC crowd alike, has died in New York. More>>

A look at Linkin Park's top-selling albums and songs

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Since released their debut album in 2000, Linkin Park has been one of the top-selling acts in music, selling nearly 26 million albums and over 31 Million tracks, according to Nielsen Music. More>>

Lauren Hutton thrilled to get 'Mid-Life Achievement Award'

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Actor and supermodel Lauren Hutton has been honored at a Maine film festival with its Mid-Life Achievement Award. More>>

Netflix makes Hall H debut with big budget Will Smith pic

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Netflix has unveiled a new trailer and clip from the gritty fantasy Los Angeles pic "Bright" starring Will Smith. More>>

UK royals make pretzels, visit German cancer research center

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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have visited a cancer research center and made pretzels in the university city of Heidelberg on the second day of their visit to Germany. More>>

'Blade Runner 2049,' 'Stranger Things' bring VR to Comic-Con

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Comic-Con visitors are getting more than an early look at anticipated properties like 'Blade Runner 2049' and 'Stranger Things 2': They're going inside them with virtual reality. More>>

Halle Berry downs a half pint of whiskey at Comic-Con panel

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Taron Egerton is no match for Channing Tatum in a fight and Halle Berry can hold her liquor. More>>

R.L. Stine talks 'Goosebumps' at 1st San Diego Comic-Con

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'Goosebumps' creator R.L. Stine makes first appearance at San Diego Comic-Con. More>>

Bennington's death mirrors that of close friend Cornell Video included

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The death of Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington came as a surprise to the world, but it also struck similarities to the death of fellow rocker and close friend Chris Cornell, who killed himself in May. More>>

Key events in OJ Simpson's fall from sports hero, movie star Video included

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O.J. Simpson's story represents one of the most dramatic falls from grace in the history of American pop culture. More>>

'Juice' will be loose: OJ Simpson granted parole in robbery Video included

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O.J. Simpson will command the world's attention once more as he pleads for his freedom before parole board. More>>

The Latest: OJ Simpson is granted parole in armed robbery Video included

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O.J. Simpson's supporters have arrived at a Nevada prison where the incarcerated former football star will ask a parole board for his freedom. More>>

Television networks return to old obsession with Simpson Video included

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Television networks return to an old obsession by presenting live coverage of O.J. Simpson's parole hearing in Nevada on Thursday. More>>

In surrealist twist, Dali exhumed in paternity lawsuit

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Salvador Dali's eccentric artistic and personal biography is taking yet another bizarre turn Thursday with the exhumation of his embalmed remains to settle whether one of the founding figures of surrealism fathered a girl. More>>

Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington dies in LA at 41 Video included

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The Los Angeles County coroner says Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington, who sold millions of albums with a unique mix of rock, hip-hop and rap, has died in his home near Los Angeles. More>>

Mika Brzezinski has a three-book deal

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"Morning Joe" co-host Mika Brzezinski has a three-book deal. More>>

The Latest: Bag laced with moon dust sells for $1.8 million

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A bag containing traces of moon dust has sold for $1.8 million at a Sotheby's auction. More>>

Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates money

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Oscar and Grammy winner Common surprised a group of New York students by donating $10,000 to help their teachers buy supplies like calculators and science kits. More>>

Kermit the Frog performer on his firing: 'Complete shock'

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The longtime performer of Kermit the Frog says Disney's decision to fire him from the role came "as a complete shock.". More>>

The Latest: Poland prime minister defends courts legislation

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Polish lawmakers have voted to approve a contentious law that gives control of the top court to politicians instead of judges. More>>

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

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Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar. More>>

Ryan Seacrest back as host of 'Idol' when it returns on ABC

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Ryan Seacrest says he will be back hosting "American Idol" when it returns for a first season on ABC. More>>

UK lawmaker calls Austen among 'greatest living authors'

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A British legislator mistakenly described Jane Austen as one of the UK's "greatest living authors," prompting laughs from fellow lawmakers. More>>

Former intelligence director James Clapper is writing a book

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James Clapper, the former Director of National Intelligence who has clashed with President Donald Trump, has a book deal. More>>

2 top executives retiring from Library of America

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At age 35, the Library of America is in transition: Longtime president Cheryl Hurley and longtime editor-in-chief Geoffrey O'Brien are retiring at the end of the year, the publisher told The Associated Press on Thursday. More>>

Forest Whitaker guest-stars in a multi-episode 'Empire' arc

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The Fox network says Oscar-winning actor Forest Whitaker will guest-star in a multi-episode arc "Empire" this fall. More>>

Malaysia bans 'Despacito' on state radio, TV due to lyrics

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Malaysia's government has banned the Spanish hit song "Despacito" on state radio and television following complains that its lyrics were obscene. More>>

London Zoo welcomes a new kind of visitor: Robotic dinosaurs

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London Zoo is preparing for the opening of a new exhibit on dinosaurs and extinction. More>>

TV series 'The Brave' to film first season in New Mexico

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A new television series that will follow a undercover special operations squad will begin filming in New Mexico this month. More>>

10 Things to Know for Today

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Among 10 Things to Know: Sen. John McCain's tumor among most aggressive forms of brain cancer; O.J. Simpson poised for hearing before Nevada parole board; bag containing traces of moon dust up for auction. More>>

UK government to take more time to consider Fox-Sky deal

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Britain's culture secretary says she needs more time to consider Twenty-First Century Fox's takeover bid for the Sky pay television and broadband network. More>>

'Hawaii Five-0' signs 3 new stars in wake of cast departures

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CBS says Ian Anthony Dale, Meaghan Rath and Beulah Koale are set to join the cast of "Hawaii Five-0" with its eighth season. More>>

Former intelligence director James Clapper is writing a book

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James Clapper, the former Director of National Intelligence who has clashed with President Donald Trump, has a book deal. More>>

Fleetwood Mac to earn MusiCares Person of the Year

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Fleetwood Mac will be named the 2018 MusiCares Person of the Year, becoming the first group to receive the honor. More>>

Canada governor touches queen's elbow for safety on stairs

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Canada's governor general has said he decided to breach royal protocol and touch Queen Elizabeth II to ensure she didn't stumble down slippery steps during an official engagement in London. More>>

Rey finally gets place in Star Wars Monopoly sets sold in US

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Hasbro is now offering a "Star Wars" Monopoly set for sale in the U.S. that includes the female character Rey. More>>

11 key players in OJ Simpson's parole hearing in Nevada Video included

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The Nevada parole board members who will decide if O.J. Simpson gets released from prison have experience in law enforcement, prisons, probation and social work. More>>

Key events in OJ Simpson's fall from sports hero, movie star Video included

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O.J. Simpson's story represents one of the most dramatic falls from grace in the history of American pop culture. More>>

O.J. Simpson's hearing revisits old obsession for TV Video included

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Television networks return to an old obsession by presenting live coverage of O.J. Simpson's parole hearing in Nevada on Thursday. More>>

From sports star to inmate: OJ Simpson to plead for parole Video included

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Decades after dazzling sports fans and movie audiences, an aging O.J. Simpson will ask for parole after spending more than eight years in a remote Nevada prison for armed robbery and assault with a weapon. More>>

AP names Benjaminson as national news editor for beats

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The Associated Press has named Wendy Benjaminson, a senior leader in its Washington bureau, to a role directing coverage of the cooperative's national reporting teams. More>>

11 key players in OJ Simpson's parole hearing in Nevada Video included

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The Nevada parole board members who will decide if O.J. Simpson gets released from prison have experience in law enforcement, prisons, probation and social work. More>>

The Latest: McCain tells Senate colleague, 'I'll be back' Video included

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President Donald Trump says he and first lady Melania Trump are sending their thoughts and prayers to Arizona Sen. John McCain after his cancer diagnosis. More>>

2 new Harry Potter books set to be published in October

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Two new books from the Harry Potter universe are set to be released as part of a British exhibition that celebrates the 20th anniversary of the launch of the series. More>>

Helicopter carrying WWE exec makes emergency ocean landing

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The son of World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Vince McMahon was rescued unhurt from a helicopter that made an emergency landing in the ocean waters off New York. More>>

Rosie O'Donnell draws criticism over online anti-Trump game

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Rosie O'Donnell is in a new feud with President Donald Trump's supporters after promoting an online game that lets players lead Trump off a cliff. More>>

British royals meet Merkel, tour Berlin Holocaust memorial

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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have met German Chancellor Angela Merkel, toured Berlin's Holocaust memorial and visited the city's signature landmark, the Brandenburg Gate, as they kick off a three-day visit to Germany. More>>

BBC forced to disclose salaries of top-earning stars

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The publicly funded BBC has published the names and salaries of its highest-earning actors and presenters, revealing that its best-paid star, radio host Chris Evans, earns more than 2.2 million pounds ($2.9 million) a year. More>>

'Despacito' sets record for most streamed song of all time

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"Despacito," from Puerto Rican artists Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee, has become the most streamed track of all time in six months, with more than 4.6 billion plays across streaming platforms. More>>

Breezier All-Star game sees bump to 9.3 million viewers

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Baseball's breezier All-Star game saw a turn-around in viewership from last year's record low. More>>

Discovery Channel asks Shark Week viewers to be donors, too

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Discovery Channel wants Shark Week viewers to be donors, too. More>>

Independent feature 'Icebox' to film in New Mexico

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New Mexico will serve as the backdrop for a new independent feature film about a boy who is caught by US immigration authorities after leaving his home in Honduras. More>>

Auction of Madonna's panties, love letter from Tupac halted

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A New York judge has stopped an impending auction of pop star Madonna's personal items, including a love letter from her ex-boyfriend the late rapper Tupac Shakur and a pair of worn panties. More>>

'Game of Thrones' debut draws record 10.1 million viewers

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Women dominate Westeros as never before, and it's the same with the "Game of Thrones" ratings. More>>

Mayer on changing his live shows: 'I want to be competitive'

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John Mayer says watching Drake perform live encouraged him to step up his stage production and take more risks during his own concerts. More>>

Nielsen's top programs for July 10-16

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A list of the top 20 prime-time programs in the Nielsen ratings for July 10-16. More>>

Last duet: Kenny, Dolly announce final performance together

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Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton, whose onstage chemistry spawned hit duets like "Islands in the Stream" and "Real Love," will make their final performance together this year. More>>

Prince William, Kate visit WWII camp, Gdansk on Poland trip

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Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate have been guided by two Holocaust survivors around the site of a former Nazi German concentration camp in Poland and then visited the historic city of Gdansk. More>>

Ed Sheeran back on Twitter after brief disappearance

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Singer Ed Sheeran's Twitter account is back online hours after it suddenly vanished. More>>

With Clooney assist, US aid groups team up on Africa crisis

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Eight of the largest U.S.-based aid groups are joining together in a new campaign to address what the United Nations calls the world's largest humanitarian crisis in more than 70 years. More>>

Harvey Atkin, who played Morty in 'Meatballs,' dies at 74

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Harvey Atkin, the Canadian actor who played summer camp director Morty in "Meatballs," has died. More>>

Jury: Railroad to pay $3.9M for train death of film worker

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Jury: CSX railroad must pay $3.9 million for role in movie worker's death on train bridge in Georgia. More>>

Pink, Coldplay, Harry Styles to perform at iHeartRadio fest

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Pink, Coldplay, The Weeknd, DJ Khaled, Miley Cyrus and Harry Styles will perform at the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Festival this fall. More>>

Singer Zac Brown visits teen in Philadelphia hospital

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Singer Zac Brown has visited a teenager in a hospital who missed the band's latest Philadelphia concert after he was paralyzed in a swimming pool accident. More>>

Jessica Alba and 2 daughters announce baby No. 3

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Jessica Alba is expecting baby No. 3. The actress made the announcement in a picture on Instagram of herself and her two daughters. More>>

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

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The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US. More>>

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

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This week's top 10 paid and free apps for iPhone and iPad on the App Store. More>>

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

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The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store. More>>

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

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The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com. More>>

Disney Parks name Star Wars lands Galaxy's Edge

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Disney Parks doesn't want Han Solo or Luke Skywalker to save the day at their new Star Wars-themed lands. More>>

Mellencamp son Speck arrested after fight in Indiana

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A son of rock star John Mellencamp has been arrested in Indiana on charges of public intoxication and resisting law enforcement. More>>

Daniel Radcliffe comes to aid of mugging victim in London

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Actor Daniel Radcliffe has come to the help of a man who was mugged by moped-riding attackers in London. More>>

Red Bull Culture Clash heads to Atlanta in late August

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Producer Mike WiLL Made-it and Wondagurl will be featured in a music battle event with the winner determined by crowd reaction. More>>

Cameras turned off again for White House press briefing

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A must-see event of the early Trump administration, the White House briefing, is off-camera again. More>>

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