Facebook CEO Zuckerberg and wife expecting a baby girl


SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting a baby girl, he said on his Facebook page on Friday.

Judge dismisses lawsuit seeking Kurt Cobain's death-scene photos

SEATTLE - A Washington state judge on Friday dismissed a lawsuit seeking photos from the death scene of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain because the journalist who wants them violated legal procedures, Seattle's attorney said.

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'Spot the fake!' Mirren meets herself in triplicate wax works

LONDON - "Spot the fake!" British actress Helen Mirren joked as she posed with not one but three wax figures of herself, including as her Academy Award winning "The Queen" role. | Video

Tennis 31 Jul 2015

Mel B wants to 'gather troops' for Spice Girls 20th anniversary

NEW YORK - Pop singer turned television talent show judge Mel B has hinted at a possible Spice Girl reunion, saying she would like to "gather the troops" to mark the 1990s group's 20th anniversary next year. | Video

Music, 31 Jul 2015

New York honors John Lennon with 'yellow submarine' tapestry

NEW YORK - Nearly 40 years after he obtained his green card, John Lennon has been honored in New York with a tapestry showing Manhattan as a yellow submarine and the late Beatle holding up a peace sign at the helm. | Video

30 Jul 2015

Influential pedal steel guitarist Buddy Emmons dies at 78

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Influential pedal steel guitarist Buddy Emmons, who recorded with country music greats and toured as a bass player for Roger Miller, has died at age 78, the Nashville Musicians Association said on Thursday.

Music, 30 Jul 2015

Tituss Burgess on 'Kimmy,' race and pinot noir

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - A glass of wine at his side, Actor Tituss Burgess says he is used to fans serenading him with his catchy "Pinot Noir" song from Netflix's hit comedy "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt."

29 Jul 2015

Alexander Wang set to leave Kering's Balenciaga: source

PARIS - American fashion designer Alexander Wang is expected to leave the creative leadership of Kering's Balenciaga to focus on developing his eponymous brand, a source close to the matter said on Wednesday.

Life 29 Jul 2015

Sexual-assault accuser says Cosby didn't realize she was gay

LOS ANGELES - The woman battling Bill Cosby to make public a 2006 settlement of her sexual-assault complaint against him said in court documents on Tuesday that she is a lesbian, despite his sworn assertions that their encounter was consensual and he has a knack for reading women's cues.

29 Jul 2015

No ratings bonanza for Caitlyn Jenner's reality TV show

NEW YORK - Caitlyn Jenner's new reality TV show drew 2.7 million viewers for its weekend premiere, according to ratings data released on Tuesday, a vast drop from the 17 million people who watched the former Olympic champion come out as a transgender woman in an April TV interview.

28 Jul 2015