Wire Report

Scoop: The Roots, Erykah Badu, Bilal honor Prince at BET Awards

The Roots, Erykah Badu and Bilal kicked off the first of many…

Scoop: ‘Star Trek’ actor Anton Yelchin killed when his car hits him

Anton Yelchin, a rising actor best known for playing Chekov in the…

Scoop: Richard Simmons denies sex change rumors

Richard Simmons is denying reports that he’s transitioning into a woman. The…

Scoop: Ali’s hometown joins together in prayer and celebration

Muhammad Ali’s younger brother wept, swayed to hymns and hugged anyone he…

Scoop: Depp’s daughter defends him after abuse allegations

Johnny Depp’s 17-year-old daughter has defended him after his wife raised allegations…

Scoop: Ex-Megadeth drummer Nick Menza dies on stage

Nick Menza, former drummer for the influential metal band Megadeth, died after…

Scoop: Warrant reveals doctor prescribed Prince drugs just before he died

The latest in the investigation of Prince’s death: A search warrant reveals…

Scoop: Facebook’s No. 2 exec pays tribute to single mothers

Facebook’s No. 2 executive Sheryl Sandberg says she never realized how hard…

Scoop: Longtime chef says Prince fought throat, stomach pains lately

On stage, Prince was still captivating audiences at recent performances in Australia…

Scoop: Prince’s sister says star had no will, takes action

As the world continues to mourn for Prince, his family is beginning…

Scoop: Hosting Clinton fundraisers, Clooney decries political cash

Actor George Clooney would like to get big money out of politics…

Scoop: Author Beverly Cleary turns 100 with wit, candor

As she turns 100, the feisty and witty author Beverly Cleary remembers…

Scoop: New couple alert — Russian president and Murdoch’s ex

Us Weekly has a wild, international, corridors-of-power new couple alert: Rumors are…

Scoop: ‘Batman v Superman’ shrugs off bad reviews, opens at $170M

Faster than a speeding bullet and impervious to lousy reviews, the superhero…

Scoop: Damon says Hollywood must do more to support diversity

Matt Damon says the movie business has “a long, long, long way…

All lanes of westbound Bay Bridge open after paint spill

The California Highway Patrol has reopened all lanes of westbound Interstate Highway 80 on…

Would NFL bail out Raiders in Oakland?

Would the NFL lead the charge to build a new Oakland stadium…

Final Four set; Stanford gets Iowa in Rose

A college football season filled with fantastic finishes led to a sleepy…

Scoop: Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s forced landing

A plane carrying actor Morgan Freeman and his pilot blew a tire…

Will Jan. 13 mark end of Oakland Raiders?

Are the Raiders down to their final few weeks in their outdated…