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A Flock Of Seagulls' Stolen Van Found Empty

24th July 2013

Police in California have recovered a stolen van veteran rockers A Flock Of Seagulls were using to store touring equipment, but the instruments and gear in the vehicle are still missing.The Transfer Affection hitmakers lost...

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Littlest Prince Fails To Attract Big Ratings

24th July 2013

The arrival on Earth of Britain's newest prince may have cost the broadcast and television networks dearly in terms of additional technical crews, flights for reporters, and promotion, but all of it apparently did not...

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Fascinating Fact: 3777730

23rd July 2013

Actor Nick Cannon will be honoured with The Adcolor All-Star award for his work in music, movies and charity. The ceremony will be hosted by Cnn's Don Lemon and held in Los Angeles later this...

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Charice Pempengco Remembers Cory Monteith In Moving Letter

23rd July 2013

Filipino singer/actress Charice Pempengco has shared her memories of late Glee co-star Cory Monteith, thanking the actor for his "kindness" in marking her birthday during a long day shooting the hit show.Monteith died in Canada...

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Rolling Stone Condemned For Boston Bomber Cover

18th July 2013

The decision of Rolling Stone magazine to feature Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on its cover has triggered widespread outcry. On the right, the conservative Breitbart.com commented, By using that once revered space for an...

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Msnbc Doesn't Get A Ratings Boost From Zimmerman Coverage

16th July 2013

For most of the month it had seemed as if MSNBC's slogan could have been All Zimmerman, All the Time, as the cable news network went virtually wall-to-wall with coverage of the trial of George...

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Zimmerman Or Egypt? Zucker Says Cnn Struck "Right Balance"

15th July 2013

CNN President Jeff Zucker has described as a bunch of bunk criticism that his network undercovered the military coup in Egypt while overcovering the trial of George Zimmerman. In an interview with the Associated Press...

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Leah Remini Cuts Ties With Church Of Scientology

11th July 2013

Actress Leah Remini has cut all ties with the Church of Scientology after falling out with religious leader David Miscavige.The former King of Queens star reportedly became embroiled in an argument with Miscavige over some...

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Television Remains Primary Source Of News

9th July 2013

Most people -- 55 percent -- primarily get their news from television, with Fox News named as the source by 8 percent, slightly above CNN with 7 percent, according to a new Gallup poll. The...

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Report: Zucker Yanked Nancy Grace Off Abc's Gma

5th July 2013

It has always been a dicey proposition for talent contractually bound to one network to moonlight on another. Ordinarily a cable network will routinely allow its stars to take regular jobs on a broadcast network...

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Terry Leonard Almost Died Filming The Legend Of The Lone Ranger

4th July 2013

Celebrated stuntman Terry Leonard almost died while shooting 1981 epic The Legend Of The Lone Ranger after he was trampled by a stampede of horses.During the second week of filming in America's Monument Valley, the...

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The N-word Gets An Airing

3rd July 2013

Paula Deen's use of the N-word indirectly helped CNN Monday night. In the aftermath of the controversy surrounding Deen's admitted use of the word -- and its repeated use during the Treyvon Martin case --...

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Ageing Rocker Iggy Pop Quits Stage-diving

2nd July 2013

Punk rocker Iggy Pop has toned down his live shows in his old age after suffering a number of injuries while stage-diving last year (12).The 66 year old has been known for his crazy onstage...

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Melissa Etheridge Celebrates Marriage Equality Ruling By Announcing Wedding Plans

26th June 2013

Lesbian rocker Melissa Etheridge is celebrating the news gay people can now wed legally in California by planning her own nuptials.Minutes after U.S. Supreme Court judges declared the Defense of Marriage Act (Doma) "unconstitutional" and...

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Ratings Sink For Cnn's New Day

26th June 2013

atings results for the first week of CNN's new morning show New Day came in well below those for the programs it replaced, Early Start and Starting Point. Among total viewers, numbers were down 20...

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Kim Kardashian Arranges For Kanye West To Meet Apple Boss

24th June 2013

Kim Kardashian gave Kanye West a surprise birthday present by arranging for him to meet Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.The socialite, who gave birth to the couple's first child nearly a month early on 15 June...

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Angelina Jolie Turns Journalist To Film Syria Report

21st June 2013

Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has turned war correspondent by filming a report on the Syria crisis for a U.S. Tv news network.The Wanted star jetted to Jordan this week (begs17Jun13) to meet those displaced by...

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Cnn's New Day's Ratings Worse Than Old Day's

19th June 2013

Ordinarily new, highly promoted TV talk shows will debut with inflated ratings as viewers tune in out of curiosity. Such was not the case on Monday with CNN's new morning show New Day, however, as...

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Reporters In Turkey Risk Lives, But Few Viewers Tune In

13th June 2013

After being detained for 11 hours at an Istanbul prison, two reporters for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation were released by Turkish police today (Thursday) after one of the reporters, Sasa Petricic, got out a one-word...

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Craig Morgan Rushes To The Aid Of Road Accident Victims

10th June 2013

Country star Craig Morgan sprang into action on Sunday (09Jun13) after witnessing a terrible road accident in his native Tennessee.The singer and his band were heading home from a concert in Texas when they came...

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Fascinating Fact: 3713090

10th June 2013

Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy will launch their new film Before Midnight internationally at the foot of the Acropolis Hill in Athens, Greece on 11 June (13). The red carpet screening will be held at...

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Melissa Etheridge Urges U.s. Politicians To Legalise Marijuana

4th June 2013

Singer Melissa Etheridge has called on U.S. lawmakers to legalise marijuana in an impassioned article for Cnn.com.The Come to My Window star became an advocate for pot use after turning to medical marijuana nine years...

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Holder Tells Reporters He'll No Longer Target Them

31st May 2013

That off the record meeting with reporters that Attorney General Eric Holder had arranged to discuss the DOJ's investigations of leaks of classified information to the press turned out to be anything but. Although several...

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Schism Grows Between Obama And Press

30th May 2013

Things may not look so dire for Barack Obama as they did for Lyndon Johnson when Walter Cronkite spoke out against the Vietnam War and it was said that the president had lost the press...

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Joe Jonas Volunteers In Oklahoma

27th May 2013

Pop star Joe Jonas spent America's Memorial Day weekend (24-26May13) helping tornado survivors in Moore, Oklahoma pick up the pieces following last week's (20May13) storm disaster.At least 24 people were killed when a massive twister...

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Tornado Coverage: God's Wrath And God's Benevolence

22nd May 2013

Whoever thought that the coverage of the Oklahoma tornado would ignite a religious clash? But that it has. First there was the MTV News tweet: Beyoncé, Rihanna & Katy Perry send prayers to #PrayForOklahoma. As...

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Toby Keith's Mum And Sister Caught Up In Deadly Tornado

21st May 2013

Country star Toby Keith's mother Carolyn and sister Tonni were among those who had to run for cover on Monday (20May13) when a deadly tornado touched down in his hometown of Moore, Oklahoma.A massive twister...

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Fox News Presses Its Case On Benghazi, Slamming Msnbc

10th May 2013

Fox News personalities have struck back in kind at liberals who have accused them of being mouthpieces for the Republican Party. Appearing on Bill O'Reilly's show Thursday night, conservative pundit Bernard Goldberg accused the liberal-leaning...

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Robert Redford To Make Political Documentary About Chicago

8th May 2013

Veteran movie star Robert Redford is teaming up with bosses at news network Cnn to make a documentary series centred on the people and politics of Chicago, Illinois.The Spy Game actor will step behind the...

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How Reliable Is Howard Kurtz?

6th May 2013

Media critic Howard Kurtz has kept his job at CNN -- at least for the time being -- but not before having to undergo a trial by fire as two other media critics laced into...

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