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‘American Idol’ crowns new winner

It was a win many didn’t see coming. On Sunday night Laine Hardy triumphed over fan and judge favorite Alejandro Aranda to become the winner of Season 2 of ABC’s “American Idol.” Hardy, a Louisiana native who was dubbed the Southern heartthrob of the show performed his new single “Flame” after he was announced by…MORE

‘Game of Thrones’ is over, so now what?

Do you need a hug? “Game of Thrones” had its series finale Sunday night and more than a few viewers are feeling some kind of way about it all being over. With all the excitement in the run-up to the end, after eight seasons it begs the question: What happens now? ‘Game of Thrones’ finale…MORE

‘Game of Thrones’ finale recap: Ashes to ashes

Some say the world will end in fire. / Some say in ice. And so, our song of ice and fire ends as we all said it would: In extended council meetings and elective monarchy! Congratulations to anyone who correctly called King Bran in their “Game of Thrones” office pool. You definitely earned that Starbucks…MORE

‘Game of Thrones’ finale flies high, but can’t quite stick the landing

The following contains spoilers about the “Game of Thrones” series finale that premiered May 19. “When you play the Game of Thrones, you win or you die.” After eight seasons, 73 episodes and a much-debated flurry of plot developments, that signature first-season line proved the key to unraveling the “Game of Thrones” finale, which, after…MORE

What we think will happen on tonight’s ‘Game of Thrones’ finale

After eight years the world is finally about to find out how “Game of Thrones” ends. We know some characters will die. There will probably be dragon fire. A lot of us won’t be happy with the outcome. Beyond that, it’s anyone’s guess. That trailer for tonight’s episode told us very little (basically we know…MORE

Marilyn Manson heads to the Vatican

Marilyn Manson, the self-proclaimed “Antichrist Superstar,” is getting cozy with the pope. That is, with the “new” pope. HBO announced Friday that the rock musician will guest star in the network’s upcoming series, “The New Pope.” “Holy Father! Sharon Stone and Marilyn Manson will guest star in #TheNewPope, coming soon,” HBO tweeted. The new show…MORE

Boy George storms off the set of ‘The Voice Australia’

Do you really want to hurt Boy George? “The Voice Australia” was back on Sunday night for season eight, and coach George brought the drama. The lead singer of Culture Club stormed off the set during the show’s blind auditions phase after a testy exchange with one of the contestants. Twenty-year-old Daniel Shaw had just…MORE

Country star Travis Tritt’s tour bus sideswiped in crash that killed 2

A tour bus carrying country musician Travis Tritt was sideswiped during a crash that left two people dead in South Carolina, he said. In a series of posts on social media, Tritt said the accident occurred Saturday morning in front of his tour bus on Veterans Highway in Myrtle Beach. The bus was sideswiped while…MORE