Former police officer Thomas Lane pleads guilty to manslaughter in killing of George Floyd

Stephen Maturen/Getty Images (MINNEAPOLIS) — Thomas Lane, one of the former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd’s killing, has pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter, according to the Minnesota attorney general. State Attorney General Keith Ellison said the plea agreement reached with Lane represents an “important step toward healing the wounds of the Floyd family, …

RHCP’s Chad Smith joins Matt Cameron in denouncing ’Rolling Stone’ magazine’s Taylor Hawkins piece

Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Heifer International Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith is following Pearl Jam‘s Matt Cameron in denouncing Rolling Stone‘s recent article about Taylor Hawkins. The piece, which was published Monday evening, features interviews with both named and anonymous friends of the late Foo Fighters drummer, including Smith and Cameron. The piece includes …

With ‘Bachelor In Paradise’ replacing ‘Dancing with the Stars’ this fall, “we’ve got to really do a good job,” says Wells Adams

Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images Goodbye ballroom — hello Bachelors and Bachelorettes.  ABC confirmed Tuesday that this fall, as Dancing with the Stars moves to Disney+, Bachelor In Paradise will be taking over its time slots, airing on both Monday and Tuesday nights. Bachelorette season 12 contestant-turned-Bachelor In Paradise mainstay Wells Adams will be returning for the …

‘The Wonder Years’ star reacts to Fred Savage’s exit: “There’s no such thing as bad publicity”

Saycon Sengbloh second from left; Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images ABC’s reboot of the classic late ’80s-early ’90s sitcom The Wonder Years was renewed for a second season, a week after executive producer and director Fred Savage, star of the original Wonder Years, was dismissed following allegations of inappropriate conduct.  But at least one of the …

Jimmy Kimmel tests positive for COVID-19, again

ABC/Jeff Lipsky Jimmy Kimmel has tested positive for COVID-19, again, Taking to Twitter Tuesday night, the late night talk show host announced, “I’m such a positive person, I tested positive AGAIN.” “I am feeling fine,” he continued, adding that John Mulaney and Andy Samberg will step in to carry out his hosting duties on Jimmy …