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Janet Jackson, Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown Set For BET Awards

Janet Jackson will make one of her first public performances in sometime Sunday at the BET Awards, weeks after the singer caused Internet frenzies with several announcements about her comeback to music.

06/28/2015

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Hospital, Kind Hearts Gather To Throw Patients With Cancer A Prom They’ll Never Forget

Celebs like Kristen Bell lent a hand and others — including Zac Efron, Jason Mraz, Elizabeth Banks — taped special video messages of encouragement.

06/27/2015

Bill Cosby

Cosby Lawyer Argues Unsealing Documents In 2005 Sex-Assault Lawsuit Would Be ‘Terribly Embarrassing’

“Why would he be embarrassed by his own version of the facts?” Judge Robreno asked.

06/27/2015

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Celebrity Trainer ‘Ray’ Grayson Visits KCAL9

Grayson practices HIIT, or high-intensity interval training, to build muscle and burn fat.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/27/2015

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Safety Concerns Prompt Ban Of Selfie-Sticks From Disney Theme Parks

Disney has announced that it’s banning selfie-sticks from its theme parks starting next week.

06/26/2015

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Drive-By Truckers, Lynyrd Skynyrd on the Confederate Flag’s Meaning

Lynyrd Skynyrd began phasing use of the Confederate flag a few years ago. Another Southern band, the Drive-By Truckers, agrees. “It’s well past time for all the Southern states to move on.”

06/26/2015

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President, Celebrities Take To Twitter To Celebrate Supreme Court’s Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

As news of the Supreme Court’s ruling that same-sex marriage was constitutional in all states, celebrities and prominent LGBT rights advocates took to Twitter to celebrate the landmark decision.

06/26/2015

Donald Trump

Univision Network, Latino Artists Dump Trump Pageant After His Comments About Mexican Immigrants

Also on Thursday, Chilean actor-producer Cristian de la Fuente, the show’s other co-host, had strong words for Trump: “It’s a shame that such an important institution as Miss USA is now in the hands of a clown.”

06/25/2015

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Apple Removing Games With Confederate Flag From App Store

Apple has begun removing games from its online app store that feature the Confederate flag.

06/25/2015

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Oscar-Winning Composer James Horner’s Death Confirmed, Ruled Accidental

A California medical examiner’s office has confirmed that Oscar-winning composer James Horner was the pilot killed in a plane crash this week, and the death has been ruled an accident.

06/25/2015

Actor Patrick MacNee during book signing of his memoirs "Blind In One Ear and the Avengers and Me" at the Egyptian Theatre February 15, 2002 in Los Angeles, CA. The American Cinematheque presents the screening of "In Spite Of Himself," a tribute to MacNee on his 80th birthday. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Patrick Macnee, Star Of 1960s TV Series ‘The Avengers,’ Dies At 93

Patrick Macnee, the British-born actor best known as dapper secret agent John Steed in the long-running 1960s TV series “The Avengers,” has died. He was 93.

06/25/2015

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Is Diddy A Helicopter Parent? Psychologist Weighs In After His Arrest

A day after his arrest, some are labeling Sean “Diddy” Combs a “helicopter parent” after an alleged confrontation with his son’s coach at the University of California, Los Angeles.

06/23/2015

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Who Is Tom Holland? He’s ‘Spider-Man’

Who Is Tom Holland? He’s ‘Spider-Man’

06/23/2015

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Music Mogul Diddy’s Rep: ‘He Was Defending Himself’

CBS2/KCAL9’s Kara Finnstrom was on the campus for team practice Tuesday morning but none of the team members would comment on the situation.

06/23/2015

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‘Eight Is Enough’, ‘Love Boat’ Star Dick Van Patten Dead At 86

Actor Dick Van Patten, best known for his role on TV’s “Eight Is Enough”, has died, according to reports. He was 86.

06/23/2015