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Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dead at 41


Chester Bennington, the lead singer of the rock band Linkin Park, was found dead Thursday according to a spokesman for the LA County Coroner.

'Valerian' makes early bid for worst movie of the year


Director Luc Besson's comic adaptation starring Dane DeHaan, Cara Delevingne an early candidate for worst movie of the year

Linkin Park's Chester Bennington died on friend Chris Cornell's birthday


After his friend Chris Cornell died two months ago, Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington wrote a letter thanking him for inspiring him and hoping he would find peace in "the next life."

Justin Bieber banned from playing Beijing


Justin Bieber won't be hitting the stage in Beijing anytime soon.

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Jake Tapper book gets its own movie


A movie based on Jake Tapper's "The Outpost" will be directed by Rod Lurie, director of "The Last Castle" and a former soldier himself.


'Nashville' star released a song a week for a year


Charles Esten doesn't just play a singer on TV.


Jada Pinkett Smith: 'I was a drug dealer' when I met Tupac


Jada Pinkett Smith has come a long way from her humble beginnings in Baltimore.


O.J. Simpson hearing: A blast from the media past

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O.J. Simpson was back on TV Thursday, his face seemingly plastered across every channel. If it felt as if the '90s had been revived, well, in a way, they've never left.


'Dunkirk' delivers a jaw-dropping World War II epic


Among living writer-directors Christopher Nolan generates near-unrivaled sight-unseen anticipation, and "Dunkirk" does nothing to diminish that brand. Nolan has delivered a visceral, suspenseful, at times jaw-dropping historical war movie,…


Malaysia bans 'unsuitable' hit song 'Despacito'

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Malaysian officials say the first Spanish-language smash hit since the Macarena is inappropriate for children because of sexual references.

Jason Bateman's 'Ozark' is worth a Netflix binge


Jason Bateman wears multiple hats as producer, director and star in "Ozark," a grim Netflix drama that starts with a familiar premise.

Lena Dunham joins 'American Horror Story'


Lena Dunham will be one of the "Girls" to watch in the next season of "American Horror Story."


'Girls Trip' cast on girls trip dos and don'ts


Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith, Regina Hall, and Tiffany Haddish share their tips on what to do - and what to avoid - for the perfect girls trip.


2018 Pirelli Calendar features an all-black cast


The 2018 Pirelli Calendar features an all-black cast of models, artists, musicians, comedians and actors.


Ryan Seacrest returning to host 'American Idol'


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Colbert compares Trump meeting to O.J. Simpson


Late night comedians Stephen Colbert, Seth Meyers and Jimmy Fallon take aim at President Donald Trump's undisclosed second meeting with Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit.

Rock band to play amid calls for boycott


Radiohead is set to play in front of tens of thousands of fans in Israel after rejecting calls from the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions organization to cancel the concert.

Fallon brainstorms health care options


Seth Meyers, Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon poked fun at President Trump's luncheon with senators where they discussed health care.

Thursday, Jul 20

HBO's new show 'Confederate' catches heat


The announcement of a new alternate history drama in the works at HBO from the creators of the "Game of Thrones" television series is already spurring a war of opinions.

Ron Howard majorly teases 'Han Solo' film


For die-hard "Star Wars" fans who can't wait for next year's release of the Han Solo movie, Ron Howard has your fix.

Wednesday, Jul 19

Woman at center of R. Kelly story asks father to stop


Joycelyn Savage says she has a message for her father regarding his concerns about her being with R. Kelly: please stop.

Spanish hit is most streamed song of all time


"Despacito" means "slowly" in Spanish, but the song's rise to the top has been anything but slow.

Aaron Carter tearfully reveals arrest details


Aaron Carter said he doesn't drink and doesn't want fans to think he has a drug problem.

Parents of alleged R. Kelly 'victim' speak out


A couple who claim their daughter is having a sexual relationship with R. Kelly, and that she is being manipulated by him into cutting off contact with the outside world, have responded to a video of her denying she's being held by the…

Tuesday, Jul 18

Troian Bellisario opens up about eating disorder


A "Pretty Little Liars" star got candid about her history with mental illness in a new essay.

Ed Sheeran temporarily quits Twitter after 'Thrones' scorn


Ed Sheeran deleted his Twitter account this week, but the singer did not provide an explanation to the public about his decision to remove himself from the social media platform.

We're ready for a female Doctor Who

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In the story of the beloved sci-fi show, "Doctor Who," the lead character, the Doctor, survives by periodically transforming into a new physical form and personality, who is also then portrayed by a different actor. After the BBC announced…

Crackdown after 'Winnie the Pooh' memes emerge


After "Winnie the Pooh" was compared to Chinese President Xi Jinping, the country restricted use of the Disney character on social media.

Monday, Jul 17

'Game of Thrones' nabs record ratings for premiere

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"Game of Thrones" season premier ratings were almost as impressive as Daenerys Targaryen's massive, flying dragons.

'Game of Thrones' heats up as winter arrives


The following contains spoilers about the seventh-season premiere of "Game of Thrones."

Get to know your new 'Aladdin' stars


Disney has finally found its stars for an upcoming live action version of "Aladdin."

'Doctor Who' to get first female lead

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BBC has made history with the selection of the newest star of "Doctor Who."

Sunday, Jul 16

'Star Wars' fans will go nuts over Disney's upcoming park plans

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That galaxy far, far away is about to get a lot closer for "Star Wars" fans.