Entertainment

(Undated) -- It's a done deal. Apple has confirmed the purchase of Beats Electronics for a whopping three-billion-dollars. In a statement released Wednesday, Apple CEO Tim Cook said the acquisition will see Beats co-founders Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre joining Apple. Beats...
(Undated) -- One Direction's squeaky clean image is going up in smoke after a leaked video that reportedly shows two of the boy band's members smoking pot. Many young fans have been taking to Twitter to express their disappointment in One-D members Louis Tomlinson and Zayn Malik...
(Santa Barbara, CA) -- The California mansion featured in the 1983 Al Pacino film "Scarface" is on the market for the first time since 2008. According to "Noozhawk.com," El Fureidis, translated as "tropical paradise," went up for sale earlier this month with a list price of 35-...
(Undated) -- Actress Stacy Dash has been tapped to offer commentary and cultural analysis on the Fox News Channel. Programming executive Bill Shine announced the network's hiring of the "Clueless" actress Wednesday, calling her "an engaging conversationalist whose distinctive...
(Undated) -- Oprah Winfrey is paying tribute to the woman she called "mentor-mother-sister-friend." The media mogul says Maya Angelou "guided her through some of the most important years of her life." Earlier this year, Angelou shared with 24/7 News Source how Oprah often...
(San Francisco, CA) -- Maya Angelou is being remembered for many things, including her Bay Area roots. The renowned poet and author moved to San Francisco in the 1940s and became the first African-American female street car conductor at age 16. She later began her career as a...
(Undated) -- The family's gathering again for another "Big Fat Greek Wedding." Actress Nia Vardalos says a sequel to her 2002 surprise movie hit is in the works. The 51-year-old actress said via Twitter that the "entire big fat family" would be "invited back for the sequel."...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama calls Maya Angelou one of the "brightest lights of our time." The renowned author and poet died earlier today at her home in North Carolina at the age of 86. The President said he and First Lady Michelle Obama are mourning the passing of a "...
(Winston-Salem, NC) -- World-renowned author, poet and civil rights activist Dr. Maya Angelou is dead at the age of 86. Winston-Salem, North Carolina Mayor Allen Joines says Angelou was found dead by her caretaker this morning. Angelou had reportedly been dealing with health...