Boyhood home of Lynyrd Skynyrd brothers is now historic site

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The house where rockers Ronnie, Donnie and Johnny Van Zant grew up is officially one of Florida’s historic sites. A marker noting the home as a Florida heritage site will be unveiled during a ceremony in Jacksonville on Saturday. The plaque notes Ronnie Van Zant’s role in forming Lynyrd Skynyrd, Johnny Van Zant’s role as singer in […]

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Stevie Wonder: Kanye’s slavery comments are ‘foolishness’

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Stevie Wonder has called out Kanye West for saying slavery is a choice, calling the idea “foolishness” and likening it to Holocaust denial. Wonder brought up West without prompting during an interview Thursday after a show at a West Hollywood club. “There’s been a lot of talk about what was said by Kanye,” Wonder said. “I […]

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Kenan Thompson has no plans to leave ‘SNL’

Kenan Thompson‘s record-breaking stint as a “Saturday Night Live” cast member isn’t coming to an end any time soon. “I’m going to try to make that record as long as possible,” Thompson told People. “There’s no reason for me to run out the door. I feel very lucky.” Thompson, who broke Darrell Hammond’s record of 14 seasons, spent years trying […]

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How small English town of Windsor is preparing for the royal wedding

WINDSOR, England — Few towns are as stereotypically English as Windsor, the bucolic riverside locale where Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle will get married on May 19. And few towns are as pleasing when a warm spring sun bakes off the morning mist. Even the plump white swans on the Thames seem relieved that the long, hard winter […]

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How Anna Wintour is scheming to revive Georgina Chapman’s career

The editor-in-chief of Vogue may be known as “Nuclear Wintour” by those who fear her steely, aloof demeanor, but she’s also a warm-hearted savior. Anna Wintour’s campaign to revive the ailing career of fashion designer Georgina Chapman — which was tarnished amidst the revelations of her now estranged husband Harvey Weinstein’s jaw-dropping sexual misconduct last fall — kicked into high […]

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‘Queer Eye’ star Karamo Brown is engaged

Karamo Brown is off the market. The “Queer Eye” star proposed to his boyfriend Ian Jordan on Wednesday night, ET reports. Brown, 37, popped the question during a surprise birthday party for Jordan at Hyde Sunset bar and restaurant in Los Angeles. He reportedly presented Jordan with a sweet video then got down on bended knee with a David Yurman ring […]

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Alex Rodriguez responds to Jennifer Lopez’s proposal hints

Should Alex Rodriguez pop the question to Jennifer Lopez, the former Yankees slugger ensured “Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon that he’ll be the first to know. After the “El Anillo” (“The Ring”) singer joked Wednesday to Fallon, 43, about how there’s “no pressure” for her boyfriend of a year to propose, Rodriguez, 42, revealed Thursday he had to be clued […]

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