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Jim Parsons Plays the All Mighty in
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Jim Parsons Plays the All Mighty in "An Act of God"

From George Burns to Alanis Morissette, pop culture has put many a human face on the Almighty. Now, we can add to that divine directory Jim Parsons, the appealing actor who plays physicist (and, heh, atheist) Sheldon Cooper on “The Big Bang Theory.” Read »

May 28, 2015

"Teen Mom 2" Star Jailed on Domestic Violence Charge

Police in Myrtle Beach have arrested one of the personalities from the reality TV show "Teen Mom 2" after... Read »

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Universal Orlando Announces New Theme Park

Universal Orlando Announces New Theme Park

Construction has begun for Volcano Bay at Universal Orlando Resort. A new park that is expected to open in 2017. Read »

May 28, 2015
Comedy Central Sets Trevor Noah's

Comedy Central Sets Trevor Noah's "Daily Show" Debut

The 31-year-old South African comedian will be stepping into the job held by Jon Stewart since 1999. Read »

May 28, 2015
Late at Night on NBC

Late at Night on NBC

Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC. Read »

Aug 7, 2014
Celebrate National Burger Day

Celebrate National Burger Day

It’s National Burger Day, like we need an excuse to indulge on ground beef, savory toppings and a perfect bun. Read »

May 28, 2015
Lindsay Lohan's Probation Ends After Completing Community Service

Lindsay Lohan's Probation Ends After Completing Community Service

Where there is a will, there's a way.

Lindsay Lohan doubled up on community service jobs while in New... Read »

May 28, 2015
Tracy Morgan, Wal-Mart Reach Settlement

Tracy Morgan, Wal-Mart Reach Settlement

Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has settled his lawsuit against Wal-Mart over a highway crash that killed one man and... Watch »

May 28, 2015
Seismologist Tweets

Seismologist Tweets "San Andreas" Film Premiere

The disaster film "San Andreas" received a real-time fact check from one of Southern California's foremost... Watch »

May 27, 2015
What Is the

What Is the "Charlie Charlie Challenge"?

It's time for another edition of "We Don't Understand Teenagers" followed by another installment of... Read »

May 27, 2015
Body-Shamed Dancing Man Finally Gets His Hollywood Party

Body-Shamed Dancing Man Finally Gets His Hollywood Party

Monica Lewinsky and fans around the country are ready to celebrate the "Dancing Man!" Read »

May 26, 2015
50th Anniversary: Muhammad Ali-Sonny Liston Heavyweight Rematch

50th Anniversary: Muhammad Ali-Sonny Liston Heavyweight Rematch

On May 25, 1965, Muhammad Ali defeated Sonny Liston in the first round of a heavyweight bout that produced one of... Read »

May 26, 2015
Allegations B.B. King Was Poisoned Are Ridiculous: Lawyer

Allegations B.B. King Was Poisoned Are Ridiculous: Lawyer

Two B.B. King heirs who've been most outspoken about the blues legend's care in his final days have accused King's... Read »

May 26, 2015
Art Garfunkel Slams

Art Garfunkel Slams "Monster" Paul Simon

Has Art Garfunkel burned the bridge? The folk pioneer revealed to the U.K.'s Sunday Telegraph that he still regrets... Read »

May 26, 2015
David Letterman Drives Into Retirement

David Letterman Drives Into Retirement

The freshly retired Letterman was all grins early Sunday as his IndyCar team paid tribute to the former "Late... Read »

May 25, 2015
Actress Anne Meara, Mom of Ben Stiller, Dies

Actress Anne Meara, Mom of Ben Stiller, Dies

Actress and comedian Anne Meara, mother of Ben Stiller, has died at 85, the Associated Press reports. Read »

May 24, 2015

"Beautiful Mind" Mathematician, Wife Die in Crash

The Princeton University mathematician and Nobel Prize winner whose life inspired the film "A Beautiful... Watch »

May 24, 2015
Sarandon Urges Tourists to Visit Nepal

Sarandon Urges Tourists to Visit Nepal

Oscar-winning Hollywood actress Susan Sarandon is urging tourists to come to Nepal, where two powerful earthquakes... Read »

May 24, 2015
“Idol’s” Nick Fradiani to Perform at Memorial Day Concert

“Idol’s” Nick Fradiani to Perform at Memorial Day Concert

"American Idol's" newly crowned winner, Nick Fradiani, will sing the national anthem to open the 26th... Read »

May 24, 2015

Cannes Film Festival 2015: Hottest Pics

Glamor, gowns and celebrities! All the hottest photos from the 2015 Cannes Film Festival red carpet. View »

May 23, 2015

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