A common Harry Potter theory claims that Albus Dumbledore was the first Master of Death, but Harry’s ending proves this wasn’t the case. The title of “Master of Death” was fairly present throughout Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, when the Boy Who Lived was first introduced to the threeContinue Reading

The Jim Henson Company’s live-action adaptation of Grendel has cast its principal characters. Based on the 1971 novel by John Gardner, the fantasy epic tells the story of the epic poem Beowulf from the perspective of the titular monster. Beowulf was adapted into a 2007 film directed by Robert Zemeckis,Continue Reading

The status of one Wednesday cast member’s return in season 2 is not a good sign for another character’s potential redemption arc. Six months after the resolution of the SAG-AFTRA strike, filming for Wednesday season 2 has officially begun. On May 7, 2024, Netflix shared an update on production, includingContinue Reading

Former President Donald Trump’s youngest son, Barron Trump, won’t be serving as a Florida delegate to the Republican National Convention after all, his mother’s office said Friday. “While Barron is honored to have been chosen as a delegate by the Florida Republican Party, he regretfully declines to participate due toContinue Reading

A prostitution sting ended with the arrests of three men — including a Board of Trustees member at the University of Central Florida and an employee with the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office, according to investigators. In several arrest reports, deputies said they performed an undercover operation at two Seminole CountyContinue Reading

By his own admission, rapper/songwriter/producer Mike Posner had a “midlife crisis at 22.”  He had signed a major label deal and experienced his first big brush with success with his 2010 top 10 Billboard Hot 100 hit “Cooler Than Me.” A few years later, by the time an EDM remix of hisContinue Reading

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Asks Judge to Dismiss ‘False’ Claim That He, Others Raped 17-Year-Old Girl

Sean “Diddy” Combs on Friday (May 10) asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit alleging that he and two co-defendants raped a 17-year-old girl in a New York recording studio in 2003, saying it was a “false and hideous claim” that was filed too late under the law. The legal move isContinue Reading

90 Day Fianc: Before the 90 Days star Kim Menzies is feeling comfortable in her own skin after her dramatic weight loss. Kim is a 53-year-old mom from San Diego who fell for the 32-year-old Usmans charm after his reality TV debut with ex-wife Lisa Hamme. Kim wished to beContinue Reading

The public is invited to three in-person meetings next month in Brevard County to discuss SpaceX’s plans to launch its Starship super-heavy rocket from the Space Coast, and its environmental impact. SpaceX has been building a facility capable of launching the rocket at Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Complex 39A. ButContinue Reading

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas told attendees at a judicial conference Friday that he and his wife have faced “nastiness” and “lies” over the last several years and decried Washington, D.C., as a “hideous place.” Thomas spoke at a conference attended by judges, attorneys and other court personnel in theContinue Reading

An extreme geomagnetic storm could send the Northern Lights as far south as Central Florida on Friday night. The rare G5 geomagnetic storm is the first to impact earth since 2003. During that event, power outages were observed in Sweden, and transformers were damaged in South Africa. The Northern LightsContinue Reading

A Cheese-Centric Restaurant, Kimbap, and Pizza by EverOut Staff Stock up on Lactaid, because you’re going to want to snag some creamy offerings from the Cheese Room on Capitol Hill and Strega Pizzeria in Ballard. Plus, read about a new food court and find out where Top Pot Doughnuts plansContinue Reading

She’s got the eye of the tiger, and that’s why Katy Perry‘s “Roar” music video has skyrocketed to 4 billion YouTube views, marking the most of any female artist on the platform. In the 2013 clip, Perry embarks on an animal-filled frolic through the jungle in which the pop star befriendsContinue Reading

The Biden administration is expected to try to partially end a 27-year-old agreement that provides court oversight of how the federal government cares for migrant children in its custody, according to an attorney with Children’s Rights, which represents children in the case. The anticipated move comes weeks after the HealthContinue Reading

As Maui continues to recover from the deadliest U.S. wildfire in more than a century, Hawaii officials are looking at preventing another similar disaster ahead of what is expected to be a dry, fire-prone season, Gov. Josh Green said Friday in proclaiming Wildfire Mitigation and Risk Reduction Preparedness Month. TheContinue Reading

Proposed restrictions in Kansas on the foreign ownership of land died Friday when the state’s Democratic governor vetoed a bill that top Republican lawmakers argued would protect military bases from Chinese spying. The Kansas House’s top GOP leader accused Gov. Laura Kelly of “apathy” toward serious national security threats fromContinue Reading

23 Biggest Country Music Tours of 2024: Here’s How to Get Tickets to Lainey Wilson, Shania Twain, Zach Bryan & More

All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. It’s a country music takeover this year with some of the hottest artists taking to theContinue Reading

It’s Friday, May 10, and the rap girlies are back in the game. Megan Thee Stallion & Ice Spice released new singles and BTS’ RM dropped his new song, “Come Back to Me.” Dhruv shares about what he’s looking forward to when performing at Head In The Clouds. We giveContinue Reading

Live Nation a Rare Winner as Music Stocks Have Tough Week

Live Nation was the top-performing music stock and one of four stocks in positive territory this week. The concert promoter gained 2.5% to $97.02 while three other concert promotion stocks — Sphere Entertainment Co., Madison Square Garden Entertainment and CTS Eventim — each lost ground.  The Billboard Global Music IndexContinue Reading

Richard Belzer, an iconic figure known for his portrayal of Detective John Munch on the long-running TV series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, left a lasting legacy in Hollywood and a substantial net worth. Born on August 4, 1944, in Bridgeport, Connecticut, Belzer’s career spans several decades, showcasing hisContinue Reading

California has a huge budget problem that could force thorny decisions from Democratic leaders who enjoyed a more than $100 billion surplus just three years ago. This is the second year in a row the nation’s most populous state is facing a multibillion-dollar shortfall. State revenues have continued to fallContinue Reading

California has a huge budget problem that could force thorny decisions from Democratic leaders who enjoyed a more than $100 billion surplus just three years ago. This is the second year in a row the nation’s most populous state is facing a multibillion-dollar shortfall. State revenues have continued to fallContinue Reading

James “Jim” Simons, a renowned mathematician and pioneering investor who built a fortune on Wall Street and then became one of the nation’s biggest philanthropists, has died at age 86. The charitable foundation that Simons co-founded with his wife, Marilyn, announced that Simons died Friday in New York. No causeContinue Reading

James “Jim” Simons, a renowned mathematician and pioneering investor who built a fortune on Wall Street and then became one of the nation’s biggest philanthropists, has died at age 86. The charitable foundation that Simons co-founded with his wife, Marilyn, announced that Simons died Friday in New York. No causeContinue Reading

Rudy Giuliani responded Friday to a report he’s been suspended from WABC Radio — and had his daily show canceled — over his violation of a ban on discussing discredited 2020 election claims, saying the station’s ban is overly broad and “a clear violation of free speech.” Giuliani issued aContinue Reading

Rudy Giuliani responded Friday to a report he’s been suspended from WABC Radio — and had his daily show canceled — over his violation of a ban on discussing discredited 2020 election claims, saying the station’s ban is overly broad and “a clear violation of free speech.” Giuliani issued aContinue Reading

Atlanta’s Silent Book Club at Ladybird Photograph by Sophia Griesenauer If you’ve walked through Bold Monk Brewing, Ladybird, or other Atlanta hotspots recently, you might have noticed something unusual: a group of people independently reading in collective silence. Stumbling upon a Silent Book Club event might seem unnerving without context,Continue Reading

Atlanta’s Silent Book Club at Ladybird Photograph by Sophia Griesenauer If you’ve walked through Bold Monk Brewing, Ladybird, or other Atlanta hotspots recently, you might have noticed something unusual: a group of people independently reading in collective silence. Stumbling upon a Silent Book Club event might seem unnerving without context,Continue Reading