Pope Francis acknowledged "serious mistakes" in handling Chile's sex abuse scandal, calling regional bishops to an emergency meeting in Rome. He blamed a lack of "truthful and balanced information" for misjudging the situation and incited Chile’s Catholics to protests in January.
Ted Nugent called the Parkland students who survived a mass shooting “mushy-brained children.” In a radio interview, the 1970s rocker and outspoken NRA board member said their organization of gun-control protests was “ignorant, dangerous and stupid.”
All 22 women in the Senate signed a letter demanding legislation to overhaul the sexual harassment complaint process in Congress, which can drag on for months. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand slammed leaders for stripping measures from a spending bill this week.
Christina Aguilera graces the new cover of ‘Paper’ magazine with "minimal makeup.” The singer credits her transformation from "assless chaps" to "old Hollywood-inspired retro glam" to being a performer by nature and progress in diversity in Hollywood, telling haters where to shove it.
On Sunday, FX premiered its show ‘Trust,’ about the life of American businessman J. Paul Getty, who built his family’s fortune in oil. Dubbed at one point the richest man in the world, he’s known for his artistic endeavors, miserliness and the kidnapping of his grandson.
Steve Bannon was interviewed by Robert Mueller as part of an investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election. President Trump's former chief strategist reportedly spent around 20 hours answering every question. At a separate House hearing, he refused to answer any questions, following his own script instead.
Tina Turner told ‘The Times’ that she has forgiven ex-husband and bandmate Ike Turner, who died in 2007, for years of abuse. “As an old person, I have forgiven him, but it would not work with him...Ike wasn’t someone you could forgive and allow him back in,” she said.
Miley Cyrus is facing a $300 million copyright infringement over her 2013 hit ‘We Can’t Stop.’ Jamaican singer and songwriter Michael May alleges the lyrics “We run things / Things don’t run we” and that significant vocal melody, rhythm, cadence and inflection were taken from his 1988 song.
The movie ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ opens this weekend, an adaptation of the 1962 feminist science fiction book written by Madeleine L'Engle. The casting has been praised for its gender and racial diversity, featuring biracial actor Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey and Mindy Kaling.
Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio are both slated to star in Quentin Tarantino's upcoming film, ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,’ about two neighbors of Sharon Tate in the 1960s. The actress, married to Roman Polanski, was famously murdered in her home by Charles Manson.