Police official: Smollett lawyers meeting with investigators
Police official: Smollett lawyers meeting with investigators

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.

8 hrs 54 mins ago
Gwyneth Paltrow: Skier sued me to exploit my fame, wealth
Gwyneth Paltrow: Skier sued me to exploit my fame, wealth

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.

5 hrs 4 mins ago
What will win best picture? It's a maddeningly close race
What will win best picture? It's a maddeningly close race

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.

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The Latest: Smollett lawyers meeting with investigators
The Latest: Smollett lawyers meeting with investigators

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.

3 hrs 44 mins ago
Mariano Rivera calls child support allegations 'unfounded'
Mariano Rivera calls child support allegations 'unfounded'

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.

18 hrs 4 mins ago
Amal Clooney among the gang at Meghan Markle's baby shower
Amal Clooney among the gang at Meghan Markle's baby shower

Amal Clooney and Gayle King among pals to fete the upcoming birth of Meghan and Harry's baby.

1 hr 4 mins ago
Chris Stapleton, Dan + Shay lead ACM nominations
Chris Stapleton, Dan + Shay lead ACM nominations

Chris Stapleton and Dan + Shay lead Academy of Country Music Awards nominations with 6 each, while Kacey Musgraves comes in with 5 noms.

7 hrs 24 mins ago
Costume Designers Guild honors Ruth E. Carter, Glenn Close
Costume Designers Guild honors Ruth E. Carter, Glenn Close

Oscar nominees Glenn Close and Ruth E. Carter will be honored at the 21st annual Costume Designers Guild Awards.

February 19th, 2:13 AM CST
Met Opera to hire all-black chorus for 'Porgy and Bess'
Met Opera to hire all-black chorus for 'Porgy and Bess'

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.

3 hrs 34 mins ago
Weinstein seeks speedy appeal of sex trafficking ruling
Weinstein seeks speedy appeal of sex trafficking ruling

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.

14 hrs 54 mins ago
Dua Lipa, Anne-Marie lead Brit Awards nominations
Dua Lipa, Anne-Marie lead Brit Awards nominations

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.

9 hrs 54 mins ago
Artist probes Russia's toxic legacy through family history
Artist probes Russia's toxic legacy through family history

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.

13 hrs 13 mins ago
Legal hurdles would look familiar in any new R. Kelly case
Legal hurdles would look familiar in any new R. Kelly case

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.

21 hrs 14 mins ago
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92

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.

February 19th, 1:53 PM CST
Rhode Island marks 16th anniversary of nightclub fire
Rhode Island marks 16th anniversary of nightclub fire

Rhode Island is marking the 16th anniversary of a nightclub fire that killed 100 people and injured more than 200.

5 hrs 34 mins ago
Meghan Markle spotted in New York for rumored baby shower
Meghan Markle spotted in New York for rumored baby shower

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.

23 hrs 54 mins ago
Former Sessions spokeswoman joins CNN
Former Sessions spokeswoman joins CNN

A spokeswoman for former Attorney General Jeff Sessions has joined CNN's political desk.

19 hrs 54 mins ago
'Fight Back!' consumer reporter David Horowitz dies
'Fight Back!' consumer reporter David Horowitz dies

David Horowitz, whose "Fight Back!" syndicated program made him perhaps the best-known consumer reporter in the U.S., has died.

21 hrs 3 mins ago
The Latest: Smollett gave false information in 2007 case
The Latest: Smollett gave false information in 2007 case

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.

22 hrs 34 mins ago
Actress Julianne Moore helps unveil sex misconduct policies
Actress Julianne Moore helps unveil sex misconduct policies

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.

February 19th, 3:13 PM CST