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Her performance of Nothing Compares 2 U at Sunday night's Billboard Music Awards has been lambasted in social media almost from the first note, but the Material Girl is taking it in stride.

May 23 2016 9:42 PM

The View co-host is executive producer of Strut, a new TV series featuring models from Slay Model Management.

May 23 2016 9:32 PM

The mother of a transgender son shared the impact anti-LGBT legislation has had on her family.

May 12 2016 7:44 PM

The television personality is speaking out as the legendary film director debuts his newest comedy, Café Society, starring Kristen Stewart, at Cannes. 

May 11 2016 10:42 AM

Schilling got canned by the network just one day after Outsports reported the baseball analyst's hateful statements.

April 20 2016 10:22 PM