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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

Calls for support of the press needed now more than ever
Other Voices:
Saturday, January 14, 2017
I would have been delighted by Meryl Streep’s pitch for press freedom and the Committee to Protect Journalists even if — full disclosure — I were not a member of its board. Of course, Trump responded to Streep by ignoring her, right? After all, a president-elect has more important things to worry about than the displeasure of a Hollywood star, right? Yes, I’m kidding ...
Actor and model Fabio arrives at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla., on Dec. 30, 2016. Fabio’s embrace of Donald Trump puts him in an exclusive and eclectic club: celebrities who not only support the president-elect, but are willing to do so publicly.
Trump celeb crew awaits his turn in spotlight, and their own
Monday, January 9, 2017
Fabio's embrace of Donald Trump puts him in an exclusive and eclectic club: celebrities who not only support the president-elect, but are willing to do so publicly. The entertainment industry's liberal bent, combined with election-season outrage over Trump's controversial comments on women and minorities, left Trump persona non grata with many A-listers, particularly those who have rolled in President Barack Obama's circles ...
Sir Elton John performs at the Battersea Power Station Annual Party on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, in London, England.
Elton John pays tribute to George Michael at Las Vegas show
Friday, December 30, 2016
Elton John teared up while paying tribute to his friend George Michael during a concert in Las Vegas this week. With a picture of Michael lighting up the backdrop of the stage, he performed ...
A music CD is among tributes left outside the home of British musician George Michael in London, Monday, Dec. 26, 2016. George Michael, who rocketed to stardom with WHAM! and went on to enjoy a long and celebrated solo career lined with controversies, died Sunday, his publicist said Sunday. Michael  was 53.
Fans mourn George Michael as charities praise his good works
Monday, December 26, 2016
Fans placed flowers and other tributes at his homes in north London and in Goring, England, where he died of apparent …
Thieves steal delivery from Hulk Hogan's doorstep
Saturday, December 17, 2016
Hulk Hogan could have used his signature leg drop on thieves who stole a delivery from the front porch of his Florida mansion. ...
Election coverage too serious? TV had lighter options
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Viewers looking for a respite from serious presidential election coverage from TV newscasters got a reprieve on Tuesday as alternative voices also got in the act, including comics and …
Clinton supporter Stephen King is 'shutting down'
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
The bitter defeat in the presidential race has many supporters of Democrat Hillary Clinton shell-shocked …
Actor Michael Keaton poses for photographers upon arrival at the world premiere of the film "The Beatles, Eight Days a Week" in London on Sept. 15.
Michael Keaton to play villain in upcoming Spider-man reboot
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Michael Keaton is returning to his superhero roots, this time as a villain, in next year's Spider-man …
Prince Harry condemns media 'abuse' of U.S. girlfriend
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Prince Harry condemned the media for subjecting girlfriend Meghan Markle to "a wave of abuse and harassment," issuing a highly unusual statement Tuesday that confirmed his relationship with the American actress and expressed concern for …
The vandalized star for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is seen Wednesday on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Woman sought in dust-up at Trump's Hollywood star
Saturday, October 29, 2016
Los Angeles police are looking for a Donald Trump supporter who was harassed and fell to the ground as she apparently protected the presidential candidate's Hollywood Walk of …
Singer Katy Perry reacts for a selfie at a rally in support of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, in Las Vegas.
Katy Perry, LA mayor part of influx as early voting begins
election in nevada:
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Singer Katy Perry neatly summed up the importance of down-ballot voting at a rally this evening at UNLV: “We got a crew. We got a clique. We all run together.” It was an appropriate message to cap off the first day of early voting in Nevada, where Republicans …
This July 22, 2012, file photo shows U.S. singer-songwriter Bob Dylan performing onstage at "Les Vieilles Charrues" Festival in Carhaix, western France.
Nobel academy member: Dylan's silence arrogant
Saturday, October 22, 2016
A member of the Swedish Academy that awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature to Bob Dylan says the American singer-songwriter's silence since receiving the honor is "impolite and …
Celine Dion attends the 2016 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, May 22, 2016, at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Celine Dion says Rene Angelil is the only man she has ever kissed
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Celine Dion's late husband, Rene Angelil, is not only the father of her three children, but the only man she has ever kissed romantically, the 48-year-old singer said in ...
In this May 16, 2016 file photo, Kim Kardashian West attends the 20th Annual Webby Awards in New York. After an encounter with armed robbers in Paris on Monday, Oct. 3, Kardashian West went social media silent. On Instagram, where she has more than 84 million followers, the most recent posts were from the day before, having spent fashion week happily sharing snippets of video and photos, including one showing her massive diamond ring.
Lagerfeld blames Kardashian for being too public with wealth
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld criticized Kim Kardashian to The Associated Press for being too flashy with her money following her $10 million heist, while Usher brushed away safety concerns around the ordeal that continued to dominate Paris Fashion Week ...
Arnold Palmer makes an appearance during the opening opening of the Red Rock Country Club Feb 29, 2000.
Golfing great had many ties to Las Vegas, Nevada
Arnold Palmer, 1929-2016:
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Three times in the 1960s, Arnold Palmer won the Tournament of Champions in Las Vegas. In 1983 he lent his image to the Las Vegas Pro-Celebrity Classic to promote the event that marked the return of professional golf to Las Vegas following a six-year absence. He designed seven courses in Nevada, four of them in Las Vegas.
Former Masters champion Arnold Palmer acknowledges the crowd April 5, 2007, after hitting the ceremonial first tee shot prior to the first round of the 2007 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. Palmer, who made golf popular for the masses with his hard-charging style, incomparable charisma and a personal touch that made him known throughout the golf world as "The King," died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, in Pittsburgh. He was 87.
Arnold Palmer, who made golf popular for masses, dies at 87
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Arnold Palmer brought a country club sport to the masses with a hard-charging style, charisma and a commoner's touch. At ease with both presidents and the golfing public, and on a first-name basis with both, "The King" died Sunday in Pittsburgh. He was 87. Alastair Johnston, CEO of Arnold Palmer Enterprises, confirmed that Palmer died Sunday afternoon of complications from heart problems ...
A woman writes on a memorial sheet adorned with the symbol Prince once used to identify himself outside Paisley Park on Saturday, April 23, 2016, in Chanhassen, Minn.
Still no will, but work to settle Prince estate forges ahead
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Work to settle Prince's estate is moving forward, and a closed hearing is expected to be held this week to resolve an undisclosed dispute between the likely heirs and the trust company that's managing the estate ...
Performer Mariah Carey at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, May 17, 2015, at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Mariah Carey announces 9 final shows of Las Vegas residency
Monday, September 19, 2016
Mariah Carey is wrapping up her two-year stint in Las Vegas with nine shows. Caesars Palace announced Monday that Carey's final shows at The Colosseum will run ...
Rapper Coolio arrested after loaded gun found at LAX
Saturday, September 17, 2016
Authorities say rapper Coolio has been arrested after a loaded firearm was found in a carry-on bag during security screening at Los Angeles International …
Acclaimed playwright Edward Albee dies at 88
Friday, September 16, 2016
Three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee has died in suburban New York City at …
Drake finds live footing during Summer Sixteen tour stop at T-Mobile Arena
Monday, September 12, 2016
One of the biggest stories of the year in popular music is Drake reveling in excess. ...
Chevy Chase enters rehab for 'tuneup' on alcohol problem
Monday, September 5, 2016
Chevy Chase has checked into a rehab facility in Minnesota for treatment for an alcohol problem ...
This Nov. 7, 2013, photo shows Bruce Springsteen onstage at the Stand Up for Heroes event at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Town extends curfew by 15 minutes, just for Springsteen
Friday, September 2, 2016
A Massachusetts town has decided to extend its concert curfew by 15 minutes, just for Bruce …
Jackie Chan is among winners of honorary Oscars
Friday, September 2, 2016
A legend of martial arts cinema, a film editor with 60 years of experience, a celebrated documentarian and the casting director for films like “Tootsie” and “Fiddler on the Roof” will receive honorary Oscars from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and …
In this Jan. 20, 2014, photo, actress Lindsay Lohan addresses reporters during a news conference at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lohan is suing the makers of "Grand Theft Auto." The actress says the latest video game installment used her image and created a character based on her without her permission.
Lohan loses lawsuit vs. 'Grand Theft Auto' makers
Thursday, September 1, 2016
A New York state appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit by actress Lindsay Lohan (LOH'-un) that says the producers of "Grand Theft Auto" used a likeness of her in one of their …