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Chris Brown accused of hitting woman in Los Angeles, police say

The incident is being investigated as a battery and will be referred to the Los Angeles City Attorney's Office, according to a police spokesperson.
Chris Brown performs in Los Angeles on June 22, 2018.
Chris Brown performs in Los Angeles on June 22, 2018.
1d ago

Kwame Patterson's latest role pivots from 'bad guys and gangsters' to therapy and family

‘David Makes Man’ actor Kwame Patterson is normalizing vulnerability in Black men on television-and in real life.
Kwame Patterson.
Kwame Patterson.

Steven Spielberg signs deal with Netflix in latest sign of evolving Hollywood

The deal represents a major victory for Netflix, which needs A-list talent on its roster to fend off growing competition from streaming rivals.
Image: Steven Spielberg
Image: Steven Spielberg

'Friends' actor James Michael Tyler, who played Gunther, shares prostate cancer diagnosis

"I was diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer, which had spread to my bones," Tyler told "TODAY" on Monday.
Image: James Michael Tyler
Image: James Michael Tyler
2d ago

Dave Chappelle closes out Tribeca Festival with surprise concert at Radio City

Tribeca Festival was the first in-person film festival in the U.S. since the pandemic.
Dave Chappelle accepts the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at the Kennedy Center in Washington on Oct. 27, 2019.
Dave Chappelle accepts the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at the Kennedy Center in Washington on Oct. 27, 2019.
3d ago

Fashion retailer Zara condemns anti-Palestinian comments made by designer

Vanessa Perilman, head designer for the line's women's department, is under fire for her online argument with model Qaher Harhash.
A customer departs a Zara store in Barcelona, Spain, on May 12, 2021.
A customer departs a Zara store in Barcelona, Spain, on May 12, 2021.

For Mexican and Native Americans, Juneteenth honors ancestors who fled a decade earlier

Corina Torralba Harrington, who is Mexican American, is a descendant of Black Seminoles — formerly enslaved Blacks who lived among Native Americans in Florida before going to Mexico.
Historical photos displayed on a table including in the center a black and white photo of Corina Torralba Harrington's great grandmother, Effie Payne, whose Mexican name was Felipa Valdes, with her son, Ned Griner, whose Mexican name was Manuel Torralba, in Brackettville, Texas. Bottom right, is a photo of painted rock that marks the direction to Nacimiento de los Negros, Mexico where Juneteenth brings together descendants of Black Seminoles.
Historical photos displayed on a table including in the center a black and white photo of Corina Torralba Harrington's great grandmother, Effie Payne, whose Mexican name was Felipa Valdes, with her son, Ned Griner, whose Mexican name was Manuel Torralba, in Brackettville, Texas. Bottom right, is a photo of painted rock that marks the direction to Nacimiento de los Negros, Mexico where Juneteenth brings together descendants of Black Seminoles.
4d ago

17th century paintings found in highway dumpster, German police say

An art expert has concluded that the paintings by Pietro Belloti and Samuel van Hoogstraten are originals.
A self-portrait of 17th century Italian artist Pietro Bellotti, found in a dumpster in Germany.
A self-portrait of 17th century Italian artist Pietro Bellotti, found in a dumpster in Germany.
4d ago

John Legend says fashion designer fabricated messages from Chrissy Teigen

Screenshots of alleged bullying texts sent to Michael Costello are fake, the singer tweeted.
Image: Chrissy Teigen and John Legend attend the 2020 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Feb. 9, 2020 in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Image: Chrissy Teigen and John Legend attend the 2020 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Feb. 9, 2020 in Beverly Hills, Calif.
4d ago

Heidi Ferrer, 'Dawson's Creek' and 'Wasteland' writer, dies at 50

Ferrer died by suicide after an ongoing battle with Covid-19. She first contracted the virus in April 2020 and saw her health worsen.
Image: The cast of television's 'Dawson's Creek' Katie Holmes, James Van Der Beek, Michelle Williams, and Joshua Jackson in 1997.
Image: The cast of television's 'Dawson's Creek' Katie Holmes, James Van Der Beek, Michelle Williams, and Joshua Jackson in 1997.

Gen Z takes new approach to 'cancel culture' on social media

NBC News’ Jo Ling Kent speaks with several members of Generation Z about how much they consider their future before posting certain messages online. 
Gen Z takes new approach to 'cancel culture' on social media
Gen Z takes new approach to 'cancel culture' on social media