CNN News Top Stories RSS Feed

  • Web Hosting from the web's #1 provider at a great price! - Ad - The best deal anywhere for power web hosting!
  • Buy Shoes - Support Troops! - Ad - All the best shoes. All Styles. All Sizes. Free Shipping. Free Returns. No Tax!
  • How Aretha Franklin blew the doors open to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame - In 1987, Aretha Franklin made history as the first woman to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. And in doing so, she set the stage for generations of female artists -- more specifically, female African American artists.
  • Tribute concert for Aretha Franklin in the works 'months' before her death - Aretha Franklin's life and legacy will be honored with a tribute concert later this fall.
  • What it was like to work with the Queen of Soul - LaJoyce Brookshire has one word for what it was like to work for Aretha Franklin.
  • Ariana Grande's emotional tribute to Aretha Franklin - Ariana Grande shed a few tears Thursday as she honored Aretha Franklin.
  • Nick Jonas makes it official, calls Priyanka Chopra 'future Mrs. Jonas' - "Future Mrs. Jonas. My heart. My love."
  • 'Last Sharknado' proves even bad things must come to an end - Proving even bad things must come to an end, the "Sharknado" franchise breathes its last -- at least for now -- with its sixth installment, "The Last Sharknado: It's About Time." Ridiculous even by the title's standards, this loud, obnoxious time-travel parody perhaps appropriately underscores the limits of gluttony -- embodied in this case by NBC Universal's hunger for synergistic profits.
  • Janet Jackson releases first new music in three years - Janet Jackson's new music is "Made For Now."
  • Korean American singer buys out 'Crazy Rich Asians' screening to secure a #GoldOpen - Singer Eric Nam and his brothers Eddie Nam and Brian Nam wanted to help ensure the box office success of "Crazy Rich Asians" in its opening week -- so they to bought out an entire screening at a theater.
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus 'grateful' to be back on 'Veep' set - The cast and crew of "Veep" are back in action.
  • 'Mile 22' loads up brutal action vehicle that misses the mark - The basic plot for "Mile 22" is about as challenging as the average CBS drama pilot, which is less of a problem because it's also almost wholly irrelevant. The fourth collaboration between Mark Wahlberg and director Peter Berg is devoted to visceral, brutally violent action, which this 90-some-odd-minute movie delivers in droves, even if the title is at least 21 miles more than it's worth driving to see it.
  • Aerosmith is headed to Las Vegas - Aerosmith is setting up shop in Sin City.
  • Madonna joins sexy-celebs-in-their-60s club - If anyone could put the "sex" in "sexagenarian" it would be Madonna.
  • Matt Groening's 'Disenchantment' can't cast much of a spell - After all these years cashing residual checks from "The Simpsons," Matt Groening doesn't need to produce another TV show unless he really wants to. So it's something of a surprise that his new creation for Netflix, "Disenchantment," doesn't cast much of a spell. Instead, it's a by-the-numbers affair -- the equivalent of a joke that begins "A princess, an elf and a demon walk into a bar...."
  • Priyanka Chopra debuts her ring - It looks like Nick Jonas did good.
  • Madonna turns 60 -