Friday, April 27, 2018


Bill Cosby stands with spokesperson Ebonee Benson as they wait for the elevator door to close at the end of his sexual assault retrial in Norristown

Cosby ‘Liked Petting, Touching,’ Police Who Interviewed Him Testify

By David DeKok NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) Bill Cosby told detectives who interviewed him shortly after he was accused of sexually assaulting a former friend at...
Musician Kendrick Lamar arrives at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards in Inglewood

Kendrick Lamar Becomes First Rapper to Win Pulitzer

By Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters) California rapper Kendrick Lamar on Monday became the first rapper to win the Pulitzer Prize for music, one of the...
Musician Huey Lewis attends the Back to the Future 30th Anniversary screening in the Manhattan borough of New York

Hearing Loss Causes Huey Lewis to Call Off 2018 Concerts

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) Rock group Huey Lewis and the News have called off performing this year after singer Huey Lewis on Friday said he has...
Actor Troyer arrives on the red carpet at the Muhammad Ali Celebrity Fight Night Awards XIX in Phoenix

Austin Powers Movies’ Mini-Me, Verne Troyer, Dies

By Rich McKay (Reuters) The diminutive actor who starred in the Austin Powers movies' as "Mini Me", Verne Troyer, died Saturday at a hospital in...
A giant poster of late French singer and actor Johnny Hallyday is displayed on the facade of the Madeleine Church during a 'popular tribute' in Paris

French Court Freezes Assets of Late Rocker Johnny Hallyday

PARIS (Reuters)  A French court on Friday froze the real estate assets and royalties of singer Johnny Hallyday, as his widow and two children from...
Former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush lay in repose at St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Houston

Ex-U.S. Presidents among Mourners Expected at Barbara Bush Funeral

By Erwin Seba HOUSTON (Reuters) Several former U.S. presidents were among the 1,500 mourners expected to gather at a Houston church on Saturday for the...