New York [USA], Apr. 22 : Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr., the father of Oscar-winner Cuba Gooding Jr., was found dead in his car, says police and the Los Angeles County Coroner's office.
Gooding, who found fame in his own right with the 1972 hit ' Everybody Plays the Fool,' was 72 and is survived by his wife and four children.
According to CNN, LAPD officers located Gooding, in the Woodland Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles on Thursday afternoon.
Another report by TMZ said police found empty booze containers in the car, leading to the suspicion that he died from an overdose.
New York [USA], Apr 16 : Just when one thought Sean Spicer's awful 'Hitler' gaffe won't make the headlines anymore, actress Melissa McCarthy came up with ' Saturday Night Live' to reprise her impression of the White House press secretary.
For the unversed, Spicer, during a briefing on April 11, mistakenly declared that Adolf Hitler did not use gas on his own people and then bizarrely added that Hitler brought the Jews to "Holocaust centers."
However, according to CNN, he later apologised for the verbal debacle in an interview.
New York [USA], Apr 1 : Actor Shia LaBeouf comes out clean!
As CNN reports, charges against Shia LaBeouf, of misdemeanor assault and a harassment violation after getting in a scuffle during an anti-Trump rally in New York City in January, have been dismissed.
A spokeswoman with the Queens District Attorney's Office said La Beouf was given a "pre-arraignment dismissal," citing insufficient evidence.
New York [USA], Mar. 24 : Admitting that his latest song 'Still Feel Like Your Man' is about his former- girlfriend, the singer-songwriter John Mayer said that he misses Katy Perry.
In a New York Times interview, the 39-year-old said, "Who else would I be thinking about?" while adding, "It's a testament to the fact that I have not dated a lot of people in the last five, six years. That was my only relationship. So it's like, give me this, people."
The two dated on and off for about a year and a half until early 2014, when they finally called it quits.
New York [U.S.], Mar. 16 : Ian McKellen, who is playing a pivotal character in Disney's live-action "Beauty and the Beast" has rubbished the entire controversy circling the rumored inclusion of a gay character in the fairy-tale flick.
"People who don't like the idea of gay characters appearing in fairy stories should think what they would think if they were gay themselves and why should they be excluded?" McKellen told CNN at the film's New York premiere.
New York [US], Mar. 11 : In a major embarrassment, while discussing about the ousting of South Korea's President Park Geun-hye via videoconference with a BBC anchor, Professor Robert Kelly's kids crashed in the live session.
During the interview, a little girl wearing a yellow shirt swung open the door to Kelly's office and enthusiastically marched over to her father, reports CNN.
At first, the professor did not seem to notice the commotion behind him, until the host remarked, "I think one of your children has just walked in."
New York [USA], Mar. 9 : Beliebers, be more concious before pinging any social media profile having you star on the DP!
A man, who allegedly posed as Bieber online, has been charged with more than 900 child sex offenses, including rape.
According to a CNN report, the 42-year-old man allegedly used multiple platforms, including Facebook and Skype, to communicate with his victims, Australian police said in a statement.
The man allegedly posed as Bieber in order to solicit explicit images from children under 16.
New York [USA], Mar. 8 : Scarlett Johansson has decided to officially part her ways from her husband Romain Dauriac as she has reportedly filed for divorce.
'The Avengers' actress, who sued Dauriac in Manhattan Supreme Court, stated that their marriage is "irretrievably broken" and asked the judge to give her the primary custody of their 3-year-old daughter, Rose Dorothy Dauriac, the New York Post reported.
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