| Sep 18, 2013
| 5:30 AM
The story of indomitable Delray Beach twins Rashad and Tashad Gardenhire, who overcame homelessness to charm “X Factor” creator Simon Cowell, just got better.
Their first headlining concert performance on Thursday at the Arts Garage, a...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Simon Cowell is expecting a baby with New York socialite Lauren Silverman, the estranged wife of one of the talent-show judge's good friends — that according to several reports out Wednesday.
Seems that as Lauren, 36, and her real-estate mogul...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:46 PM
At what point in Season 2 of "The X Factor" did Simon Cowell realize it was time, yet again, to revise the already revised judges panel?
Cowell was of course joking when answering the question Thursday during the show's panel at the...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:13 PM
Simon Cowell's baby-on-the-way news got a bit more tawdry Thursday, with words like "adultery," "surprise" and "gold digger" starting to swirl in the mix.
Cowell, 53, is reportedly expecting a child with New York socialite Lauren Silverman, 36, the...
| May 27, 2014
| 12:01 PM
A judge Tuesday granted freedom to a computer hacker who helped Anonymous and other groups attack credit card companies, governments from Algeria to Zimbabwe, and media outlets -- including the Tribune Corp. -- but who turned government informant after...
| May 27, 2014
| 7:06 PM
The news was astonishing: Rapper Tupac Shakur was alive and well in New Zealand. But the 2011 report was a hoax, and on Tuesday, one of the hackers behind it, Hector Xavier Monsegur, appeared in court to be sentenced for cyberattacks that stole credit...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The top entertainment executive at Fox Broadcasting has resigned in the wake of a bruising television season.
The departure of Kevin Reilly as chairman of entertainment for Fox comes less than three weeks after he presented a new fall schedule to...
| May 23, 2014
| 12:00 PM
You might think, at this point, that there is simply no way a TV network could possibly put on another singing show.
And yet you would be wrong.
Fox has the once-powerful "American Idol" and NBC the still-formidable "The Voice." But ABC has been...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 5:18 AM
"American Idol" is moving toward announcing its finalists next week.
But you may still be thinking about the other Fox singing contest, "The X Factor," which was canceled last week. What could that show's end mean to Alex & Sierra, the Central Florida...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Simon Cowell raced across the Atlantic Ocean on Friday and it was worth the effort: His son with girlfriend Lauren Silverman was born in New York on Valentine's Day.
Cowell, 54, hopped a jet in London after getting word that Silverman was in labor and...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 6:30 AM
This post has been updated. See below for details.
Not so long ago, Simon Cowell was probably the most powerful man on American TV.
His cranky, caustic judging had helped make "American Idol" an invincible No. 1 hit. As a producer, he makes "America's...