| Aug 16, 2014
| 2:02 PM
There are lots of talented people but the problem is how to get noticed. One way is by getting the NBC TV show "America's Got Talent," which celebrity judge Howie Mandel described this way: "People are plucked from obscurity to watch their dreams come...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:04 PM
The Burbank Comedy Festival kicks off Sunday with Jeff Garlin, known for TV's "The Goldbergs" and "Curb Your Enthusiasm," leading a mix of established comics and up-and-comers from across the nation. Hosted by Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant, the fest...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 2:39 PM
A pair of state lawmakers and a bank-regulator-turned-rancher are set to square off Saturday in a special nominating convention to replace embattled U.S. Sen. John Walsh (D-Mont.) as the party's nominee this November.
The convention comes after Walsh ...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 3:32 PM
By Greg Gilman
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - "The Giver" star Jeff Bridges,
a.k.a. The Dude, will not be launching a campaign to become a
United States senator because Facebook told him to.
The actor addressed a social media group, with over 3,600...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Like most duels, this one starts at dawn.
About 5,000 people, some of them dressed in purple wigs or stars-and-stripes hats, have lined up outside Rumsey Playfield in New York's Central Park in the wee hours of what will turn out to be a beautiful June...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The moment Joan Rivers stormed out of a CNN interview earlier this month, she thought she might be losing her mind.
"I was worried," she said, "because the first sign of Alzheimer's is that you get crankier. I swear to you."
But at 9 a.m. during a...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Javier Bardem has now joined Penelope Cruz in attempting to clarify his position on the crisis in Gaza and Israel. Several entertainment figures including Bardem, Cruz and Pedro Almodovar had released a letter earlier this week describing Israel's actions...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:01 AM
The San Antonio Spurs and the Miami Heat put up the biggest ratings last week in Central Florida. They were responsible for the four most-watched programs. ABC undoubtedly wishes the series had continued, but the Spurs took the title with Sunday's Game 5....
| Jun 16, 2014
| 6:18 AM
Central Florida viewers will have another reason to tune in "America's Got Talent" this week: Orlando-based singer Carly Jo Jackson performs.
The episode airs from 8 to 10 p.m. Tuesday on NBC (WESH-Channel 2 locally).
Jackson has performed at House of...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:28 AM
UPDATED: Orlando singer Carly Jo Jackson didn't have a lot of time on Tuesday's edition of "America's Got Talent."
But it was choice time. Jackson performed "Next to Me," and Howard Stern raved about her look, charisma and name.
"You walked out on the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:30 PM
One of Howard Stern's fans caught MSNBC off guard Thursday during the network's coverage of the Malaysian Flight tragedy in Ukraine.
Pretending to be a witness to the crash of flight MH17, the man called MSNBC's Krystal Ball a "dumbass" on live TV...