Chicago police have investigated but dismissed a tip that on the night "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett reported being attacked by two masked men he was in an elevator of his apartment building with two brothers questioned in the probe.
Actress Gwyneth Paltrow says a skier who accused her in a lawsuit of seriously injuring him at a Utah resort was actually the one that plowed into her from behind.
The best-picture race heading into Sunday's 91st Academy Awards is considered one of the most unpredictable ever, with 'Roma,' 'Green Book,' 'Black Panther' and 'BlacKkKlansman' all potentially in the mix.
Fox Television says "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett "continues to be a consummate professional on set" and has reiterated that he's not being written out of the show.
Just weeks after becoming baseball's first unanimous Hall of Fame selection, Mariano Rivera is defending himself from accusations in his native Panama that he has failed to provide support for two sons he had outside his marriage.
Amal Clooney and Gayle King among pals to fete the upcoming birth of Meghan and Harry's baby.
Chris Stapleton and Dan + Shay lead Academy of Country Music Awards nominations with 6 each, while Kacey Musgraves comes in with 5 noms.
Oscar nominees Glenn Close and Ruth E. Carter will be honored at the 21st annual Costume Designers Guild Awards.
The Metropolitan Opera will hire an all-black outside chorus next season for its first presentation in nearly three decades of the Gershwins' "Porgy and Bess," which opens the season on Sept. 23.
A judge who ruled that an aspiring actress can use sex trafficking laws to sue Harvey Weinstein will hear lawyers argue whether his decision can be appealed before trial.
Home-grown talents Dua Lipa, Anne-Marie and George Ezra lead nominations for the U.K. music industry's Brit Awards, set to be handed out at a ceremony featuring performances by "The Greatest Showman" star Hugh Jackman and DJ Calvin Harris.
A Russian artist has put a spotlight on what he calls "the ruins of a Soviet mythology" with a new exhibit that focuses on the chemical industry in his hometown.
Prosecutors will have to clear a series of legal hurdles if they intend to charge R. Kelly and convict him, even if video evidence is available.
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the rookie of the year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died.
Rhode Island is marking the 16th anniversary of a nightclub fire that killed 100 people and injured more than 200.
Meghan Markle has been spotted at several upmarket venues in New York City, cradling her baby bump as she visited friends for what is rumored to be a baby shower.
A spokeswoman for former Attorney General Jeff Sessions has joined CNN's political desk.
David Horowitz, whose "Fight Back!" syndicated program made him perhaps the best-known consumer reporter in the U.S., has died.
A Chicago police spokesman says two brothers who were arrested and later released from custody in connection with the attack reported by "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett have met with police and prosecutors at the courthouse.
Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore has helped the Cuomo administration unveil the governor's series of initiatives aimed at improving the lives of women in New York.