updated: 06/27/2015 2:51 a.m.
B.B. King's longtime business manager was named sole executor of his estate Thursday despite objections from a lawyer for four of the late blues legend's daughters. Clark County District Judge Gloria Sturman in Nevada first refused to let attorneys Benjamin Crump and Jose Baez contest King's will on behalf of daughters Karen Williams, Patty King, Rita Washington and Barbara Winfree.
updated: 06/26/2015 2:58 a.m.
Dustin Diamond, who played Screech on the 1990s TV show Saved by the Bell, was sentenced Thursday to four months in jail for a stabbing in a Wisconsin bar. Judge Paul Malloy in Port Washington also sentenced Diamond to 15 months of probation and ordered him to report to jail Sunday.
updated: 06/24/2015 3:32 a.m.
Sean "Diddy" Combs was defending himself in an altercation at the University of California, Los Angeles, that led to his arrest, a representative of the hip-hop mogul's company said Tuesday. "The various accounts of the event and charges that are being reported are wholly inaccurate," Nathalie Moar, a representative for Combs Enterprises, said in a statement. "What we can say now is that any actions taken by Mr. Combs were solely defensive in nature to protect himself and his son."
updated: 06/18/2015 3:24 a.m.
When Nicole Kidman was a young actress, writer and director Jane Campion offered Kidman a role in one of her early films. Kidman declined the part because it required her to wear a shower cap and kiss a girl, and she dreamed of being the kind of actress who had long, flowing hair and kissed boys.