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Anne Hathaway Confirms The Princess Diaries 3 Is in the Works—With Someone Very Important on Board

Anne Hathaway Confirms The Princess Diaries 3 Is in the Works—With Someone Very Important on Board

Anne Hathaway just confirmed that The Princess Diaries 3 might be happening, and Dame Julie Andrews is on board, thank goodness.
Cardi B Give the State of the Union Rebuttal? Stephen Colbert and Thousands of People Vote Yes

Cardi B Give the State of the Union Rebuttal? Stephen Colbert and Thousands of People Vote Yes

Stephen Colbert's unofficial petition to get Cardi B to deliver the State of the Union address is gaining steam.
Ivanka Trump: China Issues Some Conveniently Timed Trademarks to the First Daughter’s Defunct Business

Ivanka Trump: China Issues Some Conveniently Timed Trademarks to the First Daughter’s Defunct Business

We may have given up on Ivanka, but it seems she hasn’t given up on profiting from her position.
Chris Brown Questioned by French Police About Rape Accusation

Chris Brown Questioned by French Police About Rape Accusation

Chris Brown was questioned by French police about sexual assault and drug-related inquiries and could be charged.
Nathan Phillips: Activist for Indigenous Rights and Symbol of Peaceful Resistance and Hope

Nathan Phillips: Activist for Indigenous Rights and Symbol of Peaceful Resistance and Hope

After an altercation with Covington Catholic High School students went viral in Washington, D.C., Nathan Phillips emerged as a heroic symbol of peaceful resistance and hope.
Kamala Harris on GMA Announces Her Presidential Bid for 2020

Kamala Harris on GMA Announces Her Presidential Bid for 2020

“I love my country, and this is a moment in time that I feel a sense of responsibility to fight for the best of who we are.”
The Best Signs From the 2019 Women’s March

The Best Signs From the 2019 Women’s March

Women’s marches occurred across the nation today—and the signage was as clever as ever.
R. Kelly Is Dropped by Sony Music in Wake of Allegations of Decades of Sexual Misconduct

R. Kelly Is Dropped by Sony Music in Wake of Allegations of Decades of Sexual Misconduct

For more than 20 years, best-selling R&B artist R. Kelly has been dodging accusations of sexual misconduct ranging from child pornography to underage sex.
The Best Celebrity Photos From the 10-Year Challenge, Which Facebook Says Is Not a Data-Harvesting Ruse

The Best Celebrity Photos From the 10-Year Challenge, Which Facebook Says Is Not a Data-Harvesting Ruse

The 10-year-challenge on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter has some people wondering whether we should be skeptical, but not celebrities.
Anna Faris Reacts to Chris Pratt’s Engagement: The New Era of Amicable Celebrity Splits

Anna Faris Reacts to Chris Pratt’s Engagement: The New Era of Amicable Celebrity Splits

Fans may be reeling, but everyone is fine—and very, very evolved.
Carol Channing Obituary: Broadway Legend Dies at 97

Carol Channing Obituary: Broadway Legend Dies at 97

The Broadway legend was best known for her Tony Award–winning role as Dolly Levi in the hit Broadway musical Hello, Dolly!
Personable, Popular, Pragmatic: Is Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar the Democrat’s Secret Weapon?

Personable, Popular, Pragmatic: Is Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar the Democrat’s Secret Weapon?

America is awakening to the pragmatic, bipartisan, quick-on-her-feet charms of Minnesota senator Amy Klobuchar.
Jair Bolsonaro’s Agriculture Minister Called Gisele Bündchen a “Bad Brazilian”

Jair Bolsonaro’s Agriculture Minister Called Gisele Bündchen a “Bad Brazilian”

Gisele Bündchen, Brazilian supermodel and environmental activist, was the target of criticism from an agriculture minister.
Things You Should Not Post on Social Media? Try Your Kids

Things You Should Not Post on Social Media? Try Your Kids

Mommy bloggers and Instagram stars (or their parents) looking to the future are confronted by a crisis about their output.
World Record Egg Account: How an Egg Beat Kylie Jenner on Instagram

World Record Egg Account: How an Egg Beat Kylie Jenner on Instagram

The world_record_egg account has surpassed Kylie Jenner for the most liked photo on Instagram, dethroning the first family of social media.
Andy Murray Tearfully Announces That He Must Retire From Tennis

Andy Murray Tearfully Announces That He Must Retire From Tennis

Andy Murray, the British tennis champion, announced that he must retire from the sport due to problems with hip pain.
The Government Shutdown Is Now Potentially Endangering the Food We Eat

The Government Shutdown Is Now Potentially Endangering the Food We Eat

There is a potential public health threat much more immediate than the one posed by immigration.
Lady Gaga Apologizes for R. Kelly Song and Pulls It From iTunes

Lady Gaga Apologizes for R. Kelly Song and Pulls It From iTunes

Lady Gaga has said she is sorry for working with R. Kelly on 2013’s “Do What U Want” and has announced she will never work with the singer again.