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12 Publicists Dead, 43 Injured In Struggle To Transform The Rock Into Dwayne Johnson

The Onion | The Onion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LOS ANGELES—According to reports, another dozen publicists are dead in what talent managers are calling a minor victory in the ongoing......

Funnyman Dom DeLuise Dies at 75 | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Dom DeLuise, an antic comedian whose chubby frame and daffy darting glances delighted audiences on stage, television and in the movies for five decade...

Working with a suspected serial killer

CNN / Anderson Cooper 360° | CNN / Anderson Cooper 360° | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

____________________________________________________________________ John Floyd Thomas Jr. may have begun his killings as far back as 19...

Mel Gibson Brings Girlfriend Oksana To Premiere | Eunice Oh and Elizabeth Leonard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

More than two weeks after his wife filed for divorce, a smiling Mel Gibson made a rare public appearance with his girlfriend Tuesday night at the L.A....

Three More Posters for the Hangover | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The folks over at Collider have debuted a new set of character posters from Todd Phillips' The Hangover, which is set to hit theaters June 5. The come...

Three-Year Restraining Order Issued For Britney's Ex-Manager

AP | ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — A judge has ordered Britney Spears' former manager and an attorney to stay away from the pop singer for the next three years. Los...

Back to School: New MySpace CEO Van Natta Starts Today (Joined by Former AOL Exec Jones as COO) [BoomTown] | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

New MySpace CEO Owen Van Natta starts on his first day on the job at MySpace bright and early this morning, coming to its Beverly Hills HQ, as he take...

Bea Arthur Dies at 86 | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home says: Former "Golden Girl" Bea Arthur died in Los Angeles Saturday at the age of 86. The famously tall and deep-voiced actress had cancer, ac...

Industry Moves: Mike Jones, Jason Hirschhorn Join Van Natta at MySpace | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

With Tom Anderson still in place as president, the roles are defined a little differently for now than might otherwise be the case. Jones, as TechCrun...

'Lost' Actor Henry Ian Cusick And ABC Face Sex Harassment Claim

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — A woman who claims she was sexually harassed then fired from the TV show "Lost" is suing ABC and actor Henry Ian Cusick. The laws...

Movie Review | 'The Soloist': Struggle and Rescue, a Duet in Sharps and Minors | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Some of the lost souls in "The Soloist," a big studio movie about a one-man rescue mission, look as thin as the crack pipes clamped between their lips...

PHOTO: When Blago Met Heidi And Spencer

PEOPLE TV Watch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

The Hills stars (and newlyweds-to-be!) Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt, whom PEOPLE can confirm will be participants in NBC's new incarnation of the re...

The Garden -- the Shame of L.A.

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

"All politics is local," the late Speaker of the House Tip O'Neill famously said. And politics don't get much more local than The Garden, an infuriatingly clear-eyed documentary.

ABC Covers Strip Club Opening | Posted Apr 24th 2009 9:40AM by TMZ Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

In their pursuit of "credible" and "informative" news stories, KABC in Los Angeles decided to assign one of their most attractive reporters to do some...

Leno released from hospital after overnight stay

AP | LYNN ELBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LOS ANGELES — NBC and a spokesman for Jay Leno say the "Tonight" host is out of the hospital after an overnight stay. Leno had checked himself i...

Torture Prevented Los Angeles Terrorist Attack? No.

DailyKos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

First of all, the background: No, Karl Rove, Marc Thiessen, and Fox News are not telling the truth when they claim that U.S. torture techniques preven...

James Marsden Starring in Straw Dogs | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The studio has signed on James Marsden (X-Men) to star in the film, which is being directed by Rod Lurie (Nothing But the Truth, The Last Castle). Bac...

Africa's First Ladies Convene In Los Angeles, Urge Health Care

AP | SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LOS ANGELES — They have seen each other socially, with their husbands in Washington or at the United Nations, but the 15 African first ladies me...

Africa's First Ladies Gather In Los Angeles: A Style Slideshow

The Huffington Post | Nour Akkad | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

On Monday and Tuesday 15 African first ladies convened in Los Angeles for a summit to address problems facing women and children on their home contine...

Can Thailand Avoid the Abyss?

Dr. Kantathi Suphamongkhon | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dr. Kantathi Suphamongkhon

A fresh start for Thailand is needed urgently. This means nothing less than the immediate change in assumptions and attitudes for all sides, followed immediately by constructive action.

Build for Mothers and You Build for Everyone

Sarah Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sarah Brown

We will make progress on HIV/AIDS, education, nutrition, health care, on immunization, even, I believe, on the environment, if we reduce the number of mothers dying needlessly in childbirth.

What The Soloist Tells Us About Homelessness and Mental Illness in America

Deborah De Santis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Deborah De Santis

For those of us who work to help prevent and end homelessness, The Soloist is an all-too-real reminder of the daily obstacles people who are homeless and their advocates face.

Industry Moves: Former Yahoo Music GM Goldberg to Lead SurveyMonkey | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Former Yahoo Music boss Dave Goldberg has a new job: He's joining SurveyMonkey, an online survey service, as CEO, AllThingsD's Kara Swisher reports. G...

Obama Unveils Major SpendingFor High-Speed Rail Network in the U.S. | | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

President Obama has proposed spending $13 billion as a "first step" toward building a series of high-speed rail lines connecting major metropolitan ar...

WATCH: Tea Bags: Red Or Green? Scenes From A New Mexico Tea Party (Video)

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lee Stranahan

There's a danger in mobs that allows people to act much worse than they ever would on their own.