The Hollywood star of late actress Marilyn Monroe
Mel Bouzad/Getty Images
December 12, 2018 - 9:56 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An auction of Marilyn Monroe memorabilia has earned more than $1.6 million, including $120,000 paid for a touring version of the actress' iconic white dress from "The Seven Year Itch." Profiles in History on Wednesday morning announced the results of the "Essentially Marilyn"...
Read More
For the first time, a resident of "Sesame Street" is experiencing homelessness.
Richard Termine/Sesame Workshop
December 12, 2018 - 8:41 am
By Jacqueline Howard (CNN) — For the first time, a resident of "Sesame Street" is experiencing homelessness — and the hope is that her story can help sweep the clouds away for the growing number of young children in the United States without homes to call their own. Lily, a 7-year-old bright pink...
Read More
Pam Francis/Getty Images
December 12, 2018 - 7:06 am
By Sandra Gonzalez (CNN) - - The story of late Tejano singer Selena is coming to Netflix. The streaming service on Tuesday announced an in-the-works scripted series based on the life of the beloved music star, whose full name was Selena Quintanilla. Netflix described "Selena: The Series" as a...
Read More
Taiwanese director Ang Lee
Chiang Ying-ying/AP Photo, file
December 12, 2018 - 6:48 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The National Film Registry is turning 30 and will bring in a new crop of films ranging from dinosaurs' return from extinction, a cowboys-in-love drama and stories showcasing Native Americans. The Library of Congress announced Wednesday that the films "Jurassic Park," ''Brokeback...
Read More
(Clay Enos/Warner Bros. Entertainment via AP)
December 11, 2018 - 2:31 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A study organized by Time's Up, the organization formed to promote gender equality, has found that female-led films consistently outperform male-led movies at the box office. The study analyzed the 350 top-grossing films worldwide released between January 2014 and December 2017...
Read More
Bill Cosby
AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File
December 11, 2018 - 2:19 pm
By Maryclaire Dale PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's lawyers detailed nearly a dozen alleged legal errors Tuesday, including the judge's decision to send the case to trial, as they appeal his sexual assault conviction and three- to 10-year prison term. They've also asked the Pennsylvania Supreme...
Read More
Firefly Festival 2016
Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Firefly
Rachel Kurland
December 11, 2018 - 11:01 am
DOVER, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The Firefly Music Festival has released its lineup for its eighth year in Dover, Delaware. Panic! at the Disco, Travis Scott, and Post Malone will headline the weekend festival, from June 21 to 23, 2019. The East Coast's largest music and camping festival will also...
Read More
Carol Burnett
Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP, File
December 11, 2018 - 10:11 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The Golden Globe Awards will introduce a new TV special achievement trophy at next month's telecast and name it after its first recipient — comedic icon Carol Burnett. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association said Tuesday the Carol Burnett Award — the small-screen version of the...
Read More
Shaquille O'Neal
AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File
December 11, 2018 - 7:47 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Shaquille O'Neal has been to enough parties before Super Bowls to know that he can do much better. "I've been to a million Super Bowl parties the past 15 years, and they're all boring," O'Neal said. "So this is Atlanta, I'm bringing the party to Atlanta. I wanted to do something big...
Read More
"Stranger Things"
December 11, 2018 - 7:00 am
By Lisa Respers France (CNN) - - We still have months to go before "Stranger Things" returns, but speculation has begun already. Netflix released a season 3 teaser Sunday, and it was all music and episode titles. Next season's episodes will be: Suzie, Do You Copy? The Mall Rats The Case of the...
Read More