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Kiss' Gene Simmons abandons bid to trademark 'horns' hand gesture

KISS bassist Simmons has abandoned his bid to trademark the "horns" hand gesture, a staple at rock concerts for decades, according to paperwork filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.


'Han Solo' movie turmoil: Ron Howard steps in after directors fired late in filming

Ron Howard has stepped in to direct Lucasfilm and Disney's untitled Han Solo movie, Lucasfilm announced on Thursday.


Beyoncé secretly gives birth to her twins, Us Weekly and People say

The singer and husband Jay Z have not released any statement confirming the news.


Ohio family featured on reality show 'Wife Swap' rocked by double homicide

A family featured on the ABC reality series "Wife Swap" has been rocked by a double homicide allegedly committed by one of the family members.


Illinois-based singer Austin Jones arrested on child porn charges

Pop singer Austin Jones was  arrested on two charges of producing child pornography, a spokesman for the U.S. Department of Justice told TheWrap on Tuesday.…


Congressman introduces the Covfefe Act

Illinois Rep. Mike Quigley introduced legislation on Monday to protect the president's tweets and social media posts as part of the presidential record.


Adam West, who played Batman in 1960s TV series, dies at 88

Last year, West appeared as himself on broadcast television's No. 1 show, "The Big Bang Theory."


Actress Glenne Headly, star of 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels,' dies at 63

Glenne Headly, best known for her roles in the Steve Martin, Michael Caine comedy "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" and in "Mr. Holland's Opus" has passed away.


Deaf singer's performance on 'America's Got Talent' will give you chills

"I want to do more with my life than just give up," 29-year-old singer Mandy Harvey told the "America's Got Talent" judges after losing her hearing 10 years ago. Then she gave a jaw-dropping performance.


Franken backs out of Bill Maher show in wake of N-word backlash

Symone Sanders, an activist and former national press secretary for Bernie Sanders, is still scheduled to appear on Friday's episode.