‘America’s Got Talent’ champion selected

LOS ANGELES – Kevin Skinner flew the coop with the grand prize on “America’s Got Talent.” The singing chicken farmer from Mayfield, Ky., was awarded the NBC talent competition’s $1 million grand prize and a headlining spot at a Las Vegas show. Skinner received the most viewer votes on Wednesday’s season finale, overcoming runner-up Barbara […]




Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor, March 23, age 79: During a career that spanned seven decades, this Oscar-winning actress starred in classics like “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” and “Cleopatra.” Her long list of movie credits is almost eclipsed by her list of lovers: She was married eight times to seven husbands. Also a great humanitarian, Liz […]




Corey Haim Dies At 38

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Actor Corey Haim has died, Access Hollywood has confirmed. The Los Angeles County Coroner’s office confirmed the actor died at 2:15 AM on Wednesday at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Burbank, Calif. VIEW THE PHOTOS: A Look Back: Corey Haim The Los Angeles Police Department said they received a call from […]




8.8-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Central Chile

SANTIAGO, Chile – A massive 8.8-magnitude earthquake struck Chile early Saturday, killing at least 78 people, collapsing buildings and setting off a tsunami. A huge wave reached a populated area in the Robinson Crusoe Islands, 410 miles (660 kilometers) off the Chilean coast, said President Michele Bachelet. Tsunami warnings were issued over a wide area, […]