| Nov 17, 2014
| 1:10 PM
When John Shahidi and his brother, Sam, set out to make Shots, a photo sharing app, their primary focus was on making it a bully-free, safe haven for users -- and it appears they've succeeded.
Targeted primarily at teens and young adults, the app, which...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 8:59 AM
It may have been Chicago's most frigid day this fall thus far, but inside United Center on Monday, Usher turned up the heat with a dizzying array of hits, dazzling production, surprise guests and impressive choreography that reminded fans that he's the...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:04 PM
Did you hear that story about Raven-Symone and Bill Cosby? Well, she did, and she's calling it "disgusting."
"I was NOT [taken] advantage of by Mr. Cosby when I was on the Cosby Show! I was practically a baby on that show and this is truly a...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 3:20 PM
“Questions for Lena? Do you have a question for Lena? Would you like to ask Lena Dunham a question?”
Early Monday night the Lena Dunham book tour and circus of earnestness and irony rolled into Chicago, promising cultural spectacle and...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 8:50 PM
Boy bands bested pop's leading women in the top award categories at the American Music Awards on Sunday, but the ladies delivered the most high-octane performances including a derriere-flaunting number by Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea.
| Nov 12, 2014
| 7:00 AM
It was close to midnight, and Nick Jonas was between cocktails.
The 22-year-old's team had transformed a tiny, chic West Hollywood art gallery into a rehearsal space. He had just run through his fifth set of the day and appeared to be growing more...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 5:06 AM
Twitter Inc is in talks to buy Shots, a selfie photo-sharing app, CNBC reported, citing a source close to the Justin Bieber-backed company.
The microblogging website is particularly interested in the app's more than 3 million users, nearly two-thirds...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 2:30 PM
"Citizenfour" rode the national debate over Edward Snowden to a smashing debut at the art house box office this weekend, positioning itself as one of the year's few documentary success stories.
The intimate account of the computer analyst's decision to...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 11:58 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The promise and disappointments of the music business started wrestling from the get-go Monday as the 14th annual Future of Music Policy Summit got rolling.
With the business of selling albums and singles in decline, artist managers...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 6:39 PM
In many ways, the story of new pop sensations AJR could only have happened in New York City.
The three brothers, native New Yorkers then ages 8-15, fall in love with their parents’ Beach Boys and Simon and Garfunkel records and, in their home in...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 10:13 AM
The Knockout Rounds on “The Voice” kicked off Monday with the usual fanfare: a flurry of coach declarations about “the best of the best” and deeper-than-ever cuts and “one step away from the live shows.”