Bill Porter, the door-to-door salesman in Portland, Ore., who was portrayed by William H. Macy in an Emmy-winning TV movie, has died at 81.
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Jay Z easily led Grammy Award nominations announced Friday with nine, but left-of-center rappers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Kendrick Lamar were among a group of new stars who took… More
Los Angeles police are investigating the fatal home invasion shooting of a director who worked on the reality TV show “America’s Next Top Model.”
ATLANTA (AP) — Former Pittsburgh Steeler standout Kordell Stewart’s divorce from his reality show wife is final. Fulton County Superior Court Judge John J. Goger issued final a decree in… More
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer for Amanda Bynes says the actress has left an inpatient mental health treatment facility and is back with her parents. Attorney Tamar Arminak on… More
By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and MARCUS ELIASON JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela was a master of forgiveness. South Africa’s first black president spent nearly one-third of his life as a prisoner… More
Beats Music, the digital music spinoff from the maker of Beats by Dr. Dre headphones, is set to launch in January.
Celebrity chef Nigella Lawson says she is not proud of her past drug use but came clean to avoid being “bullied by lies” from her ex-husband.
DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors in Colorado have dismissed harassment charges against the wife of TV bounty hunter Duane “Dog” Chapman. Beth Chapman had been accused of verbally harassing a 16-year-old… More
New York City police say thieves broke into Keri Russell’s Brooklyn home while she was sleeping and stole a laptop, jewelry and a purse.