Star Of "Serial" Podcast Asks To Be Released From PrisonAdnan Syed's story became the centerpiece for the "Serial" podcast, and a judge in June granted Syed a new trial.
Singer Bobby Vee Dead At 73Vee was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in 2011, according to his son Jeff Velline.
Victims Revealed In Long-Awaited 'Walking Dead' PremiereThe popular zombie-based television show 'The Walking Dead' has returned with a bloody bang as the victim of bat-wielding bad guy Negan was revealed in the seventh season's premiere.
Figure Skater Scott Hamilton Diagnosed With 3rd Brain TumorOlympic figure skating champion and commentator Scott Hamilton has been diagnosed with a third brain tumor.
Bill Murray Honored As He Accepts Mark Twain Prize For HumorIn an evening filled with jokes about Bill Murray's elusiveness and quirky personality, the actor was honored with the nation's top prize for comedy.
Tyler Perry's 'Madea' Tops Cruise's 'Jack Reacher' SequelPerry's "Boo! A Madea Halloween" opened in the top spot with an estimated $27.6 million, edging Cruise's "Jack Reacher: Never Go Back" into second place, according to studio estimates Sunday.
Pop Stars And Fast Cars: Taylor Swift Plays Formula OneTens of thousands packed into the Circuit of the Americas on Saturday night for Swift's only concert of the year at Formula One's only race on American soil.
Kevin James Brings New Sitcom Back HomeWith the new sitcom "Kevin Can Wait," Kevin James has come home. Home to the tried-and-true format of "The King of Queens." Home to CBS. And home to his native Long Island, where the new show originates.
Warner Bros. Promises Previously Unreleased Prince MusicWarner Bros. said that it is about to unveil two projects by the late superstar Prince that include previously unreleased material. The albums will be the first official Prince releases since his death in April.
Money Rolls In To Rescue Dorothy's Ruby SlippersOn Monday, the Smithsonian launched a campaign to raise $300,000 to preserve the ruby slippers that whisked Dorothy back to Kansas in "The Wizard of Oz." By Friday morning, the campaign had already raised $239,000.
'Wild Thing' Will Not Throw First Pitch At World SeriesCharlie Sheen, who played Ricky 'Wild Thing' Vaughn for the Indians in the movie "Major League," had offered to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before one of this year's World Series games in Cleveland.
Toy Companies Breaking Barriers To Be More InclusiveToy companies are working harder to think outside of their usual box, offering more inclusive items like dolls with disabilities, female superhero figures and characters with a range of skin tones.