Former Texas Governor Rick Perry and Olympic gold medalists Ryan Lochte and Laurie Hernandez are among the 13-member cast announced today for the fall season of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."
Authorities today were still trying to figure out today what originally set off the panic at Los Angeles International Airport that was fueled by false reports of gunfire. Thanks to the chaos of Sunday night's scare, 27 flights were diverted to other airports, said LAX police Officer Robert Pedregon.
Officers went to the Tarzana home of singer Chris Brown today in response to a call from a woman "requesting help," police said, but the R&B singer took to social media to deny any wrongdoing and blast the police for swarming his house over a trumped-up allegation.
Tributes poured in from the entertainment world today for actor Gene Wilder, the wild-haired comic actor best known for originating the role of Willy Wonka and for his starring turns in the Mel Brooks comedies "Young Frankenstein," "Blazing Saddles" and "The Producers."
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, beset by questions over whether he is softening his hardline stance on immigration, says he will make a speech on the subject Wednesday in Arizona.
Apple on Monday sent out invitations to a "special event" on September 7 in San Francisco, where it is expected to unveil a new iPhone model. In the company's usual enigmatic style, it provided little more that the date, time and place to the invitation-only gathering set for the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium near San Francisco City Hall.
The United States said it would welcome its 10,000th Syrian refugee of this fiscal year on Monday, meeting a controversial target amount more than a month ahead of schedule.
Huma Abedin, a close aide to presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, announced in the midst of the campaign Monday that she was separating from husband Anthony Weiner following new revelations that he "sexted" another woman.
"Don't Breathe" opened in the number one spot at the North American box offices this weekend, with $26.1 million in ticket sales. And overall receipts were up this weekend over a year ago, according to the survey of movie studios by comScore.
Mexican music superstar Juan Gabriel died in Santa Monica early today from a suspected heart attack, according to celebrity news site TMZ.