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Kim Kardashian Identity Thief Gets Prison Sentence

February 2nd, 2014 4:00pm EST
Kim Kardashian
A teenager who attempted to steal Kim Kardashian's identity and illegally transfer thousands of dollars from her bank account has been sentenced to three-and-a-half years behind bars.

Luis Flores, Jr. gained access to the reality star's personal details, including her credit card and social security numbers, and then attempted to change the primary social security number on several accounts to his own.

The amount he stole from Kardashian's account remains unknown, but the thief also targeted her mother, Kris Jenner, and was allegedly able to steal $71,000 from her, according to editors at...

Beyonce Makes Surprise Appearance At Jay Z Concert

February 2nd, 2014 2:00pm EST
Jay Z stunned the crowd at his pre-Super Bowl concert in New York City on Saturday night by bringing wife Beyonce onstage for a duet.

The rap superstar was playing at the Pier 40 venue for a gig organized by DirecTV and halfway through the show he asked the crowd, "Any sexy ladies in New York City tonight?!"

The whooping audience was wowed when she strutted onto the stage in a sexy black dress and the couple performed a rendition of their duet Drunk in Love.

After the track, Jay Z told fans, "All hail to the queen!" as Beyonce departed.

The Super Bowl, where Beyonce performed at half-ti...

Oscar-Winning Actor Maximilian Schell Dies After Sudden Illness

February 2nd, 2014 1:00pm EST
Oscar-Winning Actor Maximilian Schell Dies After Sudden Illness
Oscar-winning actor Maximilian Schell has died at the age of 83.

The star passed away after a "sudden illness" in a clinic in his native Austria on Saturday, his agent has confirmed. He had fallen ill while filming last month.

Starting out as a stage actor in Europe, he moved to Hollywood and came to prominence in the late 1950s after starring alongside Marlon Brando in war film The Young Lions.

He won international acclaim for playing a lawyer defending a Nazi war criminal in Holocaust movie Judgment at Nuremberg, which won him the Best Actor Oscar and Golden Globe.

Schell went on to s...

Stars Turn Out For Howard Stern's 60th Birthday Bash

February 2nd, 2014 12:00pm EST
Howard Stern
A host of Hollywood stars turned out to help controversial broadcaster Howard Stern celebrate his 60th birthday at a glitzy bash in New York on Friday night.

The shock jock was surrounded by a slew of celebrities as he celebrated the milestone at the iconic Hammerstein Ballroom in the Big Apple.

Pals including Heidi Klum, Robert Downey Jr. and Bryan Cranston were among the guests, who were entertained by performances from Adam Levine, John Mayer, Steven Tyler and Jon Bon Jovi.

Girls star Lena Dunham also hopped on stage to roast the birthday boy, who famously once branded her a "little f...

'Her' And 'Captain Phillips' Are Surprise Wins At Writers Guild Awards

February 2nd, 2014 10:17am EST
Writers Guild Awards
Her and Captain Phillips have surprised Hollywood after picking up Writers Guild of America awards ahead of the favorites American Hustle and The Wolf of Wall Street.

Her director Spike Jonze claimed the Best Original Screenplay prize at the 66th annual bash on Saturday, and Captain Phillips beat The Wolf of Wall Street, Before Midnight and August: Osage County for Best Adapted Screenplay.

Breaking Bad was a big TV winner, landing the Best Drama and Best Episodic Drama honors, and the writing team behind Veep won the Best Comedy prize. The 30 Rock series finale was named Best Episodic Com...

Tim Tebow's Super Bowl Commercials Are Sure To Be A Hit! (Watch)

February 2nd, 2014 8:00am EST
Tim Tebow's Super Bowl Commercials Are Sure To Be A Hit! (Watch)
With no NFL contract this season, many have been wondering what Tim Tebow has been up to this last year. According to T-Mobile, he's been up to quite a bit - doctor, detective, rock star and yes, puppy saver! Tim Tebow will be starring in a series of T-Mobile Super Bowl commercials where he makes his case for "contract freedom."

The commercials, which will debut during the game on Sunday, are the first T-Mobile spots created specifically for the Super Bowl. They feature Tebow in a series of tongue-in-cheek vignettes showing how awesome life can be when you aren't tied down to a long-term c...

2014 Grammy Awards Red Carpet Live Stream – Watch Live Here!

January 26th, 2014 8:00am EST
2014 Grammy Awards Red Carpet Live Stream – Watch Live Here!
It’s the music industry’s night to shine and their biggest stars are set to hit the red carpet for the 56th annual Grammy Awards.

The mantra for Grammys fashion is usually anything goes!  So be sure to tune in live with us on the red carpet - in association with AP - to check out who will be wearing the most revealing or outlandish outfits, or who will be best and worst dressed.

Red carpet coverage begins Sunday January 26, at 5:00pm to 7:30pm EST. This is the place to be for red carpet coverage, bookmark this page and comeback for live coverage!

Come join the fun after and tweet along w...

Meet The 18 Castaways For 'Survivor: Cagayan' - Themed 'Brawn vs. Brains vs. Beauty'

January 23rd, 2014 11:30am EST
Meet The 18 Castaways For 'Survivor: Cagayan' - Themed 'Brawn vs
Can you believe that Survivor will be entering its 28th season? Neither can we.

While hundreds of competitive based reality television shows have come and gone, Survivor continues to, well, survive and flourish. CBS announced the 18 castaways who will compete against each other in a special two-hour premiere , Wednesday, Feb. 26 (8:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT).

The spring edition of Survivor, filmed in Cagayan, a province in the Philippines, will be themed "Brawn vs. Brains vs. Beauty."

The season's cast includes a high-stakes poker player, an attorney, an ex-NFL cheerleader, a nuclear engineer, ...

Watch The Oscar Nominations Live Stream - 8:30am ET / 5:30am PT

January 15th, 2014 3:45pm EST
The Oscar Nominations Live
The Super Bowl of Hollywood’s awards season is upon us – yes, the Oscars!

Now that the Golden Globes are in the books, it’s time to put our attention to the Academy Awards, as the nominations will be announced Thursday, January 16 8:30 a.m. ET / 5:30 a.m. PT.

What surprises and snubs will happen this year? Will there be a film that dominates the nominations?  Bookmark this page and comeback to watch the Oscar Nominations live as they happen. Presenting the Oscar hopefuls will be Chris Hemsworth and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs.

Once the nominations are announced, come back to St...

Margot Robbie Was Content Being Naked For Her 'Wolf Of Wall Street' Role

January 12th, 2014 6:03pm EST
The Wolf of Wall Street
Margot Robbie was willing to strip for her role in 'The Wolf of Wall Street'.

The 23-year-old beauty plays Leonardo DiCaprio's wife in the new movie and while director Martin Scorsese said she could cover up for some of the more risqué scenes, the actress insisted on baring all to fully portray the sexpot character who uses her feminine trickery to manipulate her husband.

She said: "There were points when Marty said, 'You can wear a dressing gown here', but I insisted that wouldn't make sense. My character would stand there naked. I felt the story needed to be confronted."

Margot tackled...