| Jul 17, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Facebook, vying in a social-media popularity contest among celebrities with Twitter, has released an iPhone app with a velvet rope wrapped around it.
The new Facebook Mentions app is currently only available on Apple iPhones for celebs, athletes,...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 3:14 PM
For those of you who tuned out of the World Cup when the United States lost or are just aren't into soccer like that, Germany beat the brakes off host nation Brazil in the World Cup.
The numbers are staggering.
The Germans were up 5-0 at half...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Randy Jackson, the Grammy-winning record producer who gained widespread recognition as a judge on a dozen seasons of “American Idol,” has listed a house for sale in Tarzana at $2.199 million.
Set behind gates and surrounded by walls, the...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:51 AM
"American Idol" may not be the ratings powerhouse it once was, but for now at least, its star power remains undiminished: Fox has announced that current judges Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban and Harry Connick Jr. will be returning for Season 14, as will host...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:12 AM
Pop quiz: Who was the first solo female rapper to have an album go platinum? Missy Elliott? Lil' Kim? Nicki Minaj?
No one would blame you for guessing any of those iconic rappers. You'd be wrong, though. Chicago rapper Da Brat set that benchmark with her...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Nigel Lythgoe and Tom Bergeron have never worked together before, but they joke they keep bumping into each other in the hallways at work -- both dance shows record at the same studio. We caught up with the British judge of "So You Think You Can Dance"...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:30 PM
This summer travel season is expected to be a record breaker due to pent-up demand. But here are three reasonably nearby getaways (no flying from L.A. required) that Southern Californians can make. So relax, chill, reconnect
and -- if one can handle it --...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:50 AM
Coldplay’s “Ghost Stories” is still No. 1.
The latest release from the British rock group logged a second week at the top of the Billboard 200 chart after moving an additional 83,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It’s...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Coldplay's "Ghost Stories" held the apex of the U.S. album chart for a second week, as the week's top contender, a new title by Mariah Carey, managed only a tepid debut.
The U.K. group's Atlantic set held its position with an 83,000-copy frame, according...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:49 PM
What does music taste like? Can you capture sweetness with your eardrums? Can choruses be delicious? These are all questions prompted by the announcement of a new drink called Butterfly, which is being marketed as “a melodic beverage inspired by the...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Another day, another celebrity split: This time Mariah Carey and husband Nick Cannon are believed to be heading for divorce.
They of the annual vow-renewal spectacular are living apart, according to TMZ, which reported that the divorce plans are a "done...