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Kim Kardashian files for divorce after six years of marriage to Kanye West

The beginning of the end of the marriage comes after the September announcement that the show that made her family's name, Keeping Up With The Kardashians, was coming to an end in 2021

22 Feb 2021

Jazz fusion pioneer Chick Corea passes away of cancer at 79 

"I want to thank all of those along my journey who have helped keep the music fires burning bright," read a message he left prior to his passing.

12 Feb 2021

With concert halls shut, NY Philharmonic hosts pop-up concert on the sidewalk

The troupe is playing at three corners of the city as part of the series they're calling the NY Phil Bandwagon

13 Oct 2020

Highlights: Succession, Watchmen and Schitt's Creek sweep the Emmy 2020

Schitt’s Creek swept the comedy categories, winning seven awards. HBO’s Watchmen and Succession win four.

21 Sep 2020

Paris Hilton shocks fans in her tell-all documentary, This is Paris

What's revealed in This is Paris is that the ultra-glam, baby-talking young woman whose standard line was “that's hot,” was a manufactured caricature not just for fame but self-protection, too

15 Sep 2020

British actor Diana Rigg, Game of Thrones star, dies at 82

Diana Rigg, a commanding British actress whose career stretched from iconic 1960s spy series The Avengers to fantasy juggernaut Game of Thrones, has died. 
 

10 Sep 2020

Lady Gaga dominates at MTV VMAs, The Weeknd wins top award

Gaga won five honours Sunday, most of them for her No. 1 hit with Ariana Grande, Rain on Me

31 Aug 2020

Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman dies of cancer at 43

The actor had been battling cancer for the last four years but had not made his diagnosis public

29 Aug 2020

Booker Prize 2019: Bookies back Atwood, Shafak, Ellmann over Rusdhie and others

Booker Prize winner Margaret Atwood is the bookies' favorite to win the coveted fiction trophy again for "The Testaments," her follow-up to dystopian saga "The Handmaid's Tale."

14 Oct 2019

Queen Latifah to be honoured by Harvard for contributions to black history and culture

Music artist and actress Queen Latifah is among the honorees being recognized by Harvard University this year for their contributions to black history and culture.

14 Oct 2019

Nobel winner Tokarczuk's Polish hometown offers free public rides for bookworms 

A Polish city is offering free public transport rides to bookworms — provided they're carrying works by the country's new Nobel literature prize laureate.

12 Oct 2019

'I'm just over the moon': Prince Harry, Meghan Markle welcome baby boy into the royal family

The infant will be seventh in line to the British throne and Queen Elizabeth II's eighth great-grandchild.

06 May 2019

Swole, buzzy, among new words in Merriam-Webster dictionary

The words are just a few of the 640 additions to Merriam-Webster's dictionary added Monday.

23 Apr 2019