After catching heat for accepting Vladimir Putin's denials of Russian election hacking, President Donald Trump sought to clarify his stance by insisting he had misspoken and reiterating his confidence in U.S. intelligence findings.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions limited asylum for domestic violence victims, overturning the immigration case of a Salvadoran woman who was raped and beaten by her former husband. Sessions said gang violence and domestic abuse should no longer serve as a basis for asylum.
The Los Angeles District Attorney's office is reviewing a sex crime case against Sylvester Stallone that allegedly took place in the 1990s. Stallone’s attorney denies the allegations and says the actor had a “consensual relationship” with the woman in the 1980s.
CBS has greenlighted a 13-episode revival of the 90s show ‘Murphy Brown,’ with Candice Bergen taking on her leading role as a broadcast journalist. The show won 18 Primetime Emmy Awards and 3 Golden Globes; Bergen won 5 Emmys and 2 Golden Globes.
Singer Dolly Parton holds two new Guinness World Records: She’s the only musician with Top 20 hits across six consecutive decades, from the 1960s to the 2010s. She’s also the female artist with the most hits on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart.
Zac Efron has shared the first picture of himself as Ted Bundy. The ‘Baywatch’ star is playing the serial killer—who murdered at least 36 women—for the upcoming film, ‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile,’ a story from the perspective of Bundy’s longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer.
The assassination of designer Gianni Versace is the subject of season two of ‘American Crime Story,’ following season one on OJ Simpson. The FX TV show stretches back from Andrew Cunnan’s murder of Versaci to the men’s childhoods, suggesting homophobia hampered the investigation.
Former First Lady Laura Bush described a policy splitting up families who illegally cross the U.S.-Mexican border as cruel, immoral and heart breaking in the Washington Post. A spokesperson for Melania Trump said she "hates to see children separated from their families."