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Nation May 27California sues over sexual misconduct on ‘Criminal Minds’ show set
California's Department of Fair Employment and Housing is suing CBS, Disney and producers of the long-running series “Criminal Minds,” alleging that the show’s cinematographer engaged in rampant sexual misconduct against crew members for years.
Arts May 18Ken Osmond, Eddie Haskell on ‘Leave It to Beaver,’ dies
Ken Osmond, who played the two-faced teenage scoundrel Eddie Haskell on TV's "Leave it to Beaver," has died. Osmond's family says he died Monday in Los Angeles.
Arts Apr 01Adam Schlesinger of Fountains of Wayne dies from coronavirus
Emmy and Grammy winning musician and songwriter Adam Schlesinger, known for his band Fountains of Wayne and his songwriting on the TV show “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” has died from coronavirus at age 52.
Arts Mar 09Led Zeppelin wins copyright battle for ‘Stairway to Heaven’
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals handed the major win Monday to the classic rockers and dealt a blow to the estate of Randy Wolfe of the band Spirit.
Arts Jan 22Grammys CEO says she was ousted after reporting sexual harassment
The ousted Grammys CEO is firing back at the Recording Academy, alleging she was removed after complaining about sexual harassment and pay disparities. Deborah Dugan also says she called out conflicts of interest in the nominations for music's biggest awards.
Nation Jan 06WATCH: Harvey Weinstein indicted on new charges in LA
The former Hollywood mogul has been charged with raping one woman and sexually assaulting another in separate incidents over a two-day period in 2013, Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey said in a news release.
Arts Dec 08Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut, according to the Sesame Workshop.
Arts Nov 14Mo’Nique sues Netflix for discrimination in show offer
The comedian and Oscar-winning actress accuses the streaming service of giving her a lowball offer that was part of a larger company tendency to underpay black women.
Arts Aug 16Peter Fonda dead at 79
The son of a Hollywood legend who became a movie star in his own right after both writing and starring in the counter-culture classic "Easy Rider" died Friday morning at his home in Los Angeles.
Arts Jul 30Jury says Katy Perry’s ‘Dark Horse’ copied a Christian rap song
The case focused on the notes and beats of the song, not its lyrics or recording.