The 1950s-set romance “Carol” starring Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara collected the most nominations for the 31st Film Independent Spirit Awards.
Rosie O’Donnell isn’t mincing words when it comes to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.
Filmmaker Steven Spielberg, singers Barbra Streisand and James Taylor, baseball legend Willlie Mays and Democratic Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski of Maryland were among 17 Americans awarded the Medal of Freedom Tuesday by President Obama at the White House.
Defamation lawsuits filed by the founder of the rock group Boston against the ex-wife of the band’s late lead singer and the Boston Herald were thrown out Wednesday by the highest court in Massachusetts.
U2 has rescheduled two shows in Paris postponed after the Nov. 13 attacks in the city.
Tracy Lawrence is spending the holiday week not only giving thanks but giving back: The country music star and his family have taken time from their Thanksgiving preparations to help some of Nashville’s neediest. “Growing up as a kid, I was involved in the church, so I’ve always tried to give back doing different things,” Mr. Lawrence told The Washington Times of his 10th annual “Missions: Possible” Turkey Fry, which took place Tuesday at Nashville’s City Winery.
After two years on the early morning set, Elisabeth Hasselbeck announced Monday that she will step down from her role as co-host of “Fox & Friends” on FOX News. The mother of three has decided to curtail her TV career while she raises her children.
It has proven difficult over the years to get some of America’s greatest chess stars to play one another.
Film director and Michigan resident Michael Moore published an open letter to Republican Gov. Rick Snyder, slamming his decision to pause efforts to bring more Syrian refugees to the state and offering up his own home in Traverse City as a safe haven.
One Direction might have debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard charts behind Justin Bieber, but they won the top award at Sunday’s American Music Awards.