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Johnny Depp settles lawsuit against former managers

Johnny Depp settles lawsuit against former managers

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) — Johnny Depp has reached a settlement in his year-and-a-half-long legal battle with his former managers, the Management Group, a month before a scheduled August 15 trial. “Johnny Depp is pleased to have achieved a settlement agreement with The Management Group following the legal action he took against the company in January 2017,”…

“The Bachelorette” recap: Tia’s confession overshadows hometown dates

“The Bachelorette” recap: Tia’s confession overshadows hometown dates

ABC/Craig Sjodin(NEW YORK) — Becca Kufrin got family-friendly on Monday’s episode of The Bachelorette when she took her four remaining bachelors on hometown dates. By the end of the week, all four men confessed their love for her, but a surprise bombshell changed everything. Becca started off her week in central California for her first hometown date with…

Jamie Foxx in talks to join Michael B. Jordan in legal drama ‘Just Mercy’

Jamie Foxx in talks to join Michael B. Jordan in legal drama ‘Just Mercy’

ABC/Lou Rocco(LOS ANGELES) — Jamie Foxx could be teaming up with Michael B. Jordan for an upcoming courtroom drama. A source tells Variety, the Oscar winner is in negotiations to star alongside Jordan in the upcoming the Warner Bros. film Just Mercy.  The drama, based on the book Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption, chronicles…

Music News

It will rock you: New trailer for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

It will rock you: New trailer for ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

© 2018 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All Rights Reserved.  A new trailer for the Queen/Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody will have fans stomping and clapping along with “We Will Rock You/We Are the Champions,” as the snippet, partially set to the song, shows the genesis of that legendary rock anthem. “I want to give…

Virtual version of “David Bowie Is” exhibit to debut in the fall

Virtual version of “David Bowie Is” exhibit to debut in the fall

Credit: Jimmy King”David Bowie Is,” the expansive exhibit saluting the influential rocker’s multifaceted career, closed on July 15 after a four-month run at New York City’s Brooklyn Museum of Art, but the display will soon reemerge in digital form. The virtual version of the exhibition initially will debut this fall as an augmented reality experience…

Home video of Joni Mitchell’s 1970 Isle of Wight Festival performance due out in September

Home video of Joni Mitchell’s 1970 Isle of Wight Festival performance due out in September

Eagle Rock EntertainmentA new home video featuring Joni Mitchell’s full performance at the U.K.’s historic 1970 Isle of Wight Festival will be released on Blu-ray and digitally on September 14. Joni Mitchell Both Sides Now: Live at the Isle of Wight Festival was directed by the Oscar-winning filmmaker Murray Lerner, who completed the movie shortly…

National News

California firefighters struggle to contain deadly, rapidly growing wildfire

California firefighters struggle to contain deadly, rapidly growing wildfire

@YosemiteNPS/Twitter(MARIPOSA COUNTY, Calif.) — Firefighters are struggling to contain a deadly wildfire that more than doubled in size on Monday, charring nearly 9,300 acres of land near Yosemite National Park in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains.The so-called Ferguson Fire, burning in Mariposa County about 70 miles northwest of Fresno, increased to 9,266 acres by Monday evening,…

Four of five teens in deadly Michigan rock-throwing case accept plea deals

Four of five teens in deadly Michigan rock-throwing case accept plea deals

ABC News(DETROIT) — Four Michigan teenagers charged with murder in a highway rock-throwing incident agreed to plea deals on Monday, angering members of the victim’s family who feared the boys might get off easy under the agreement.The teens, ages 15 to 17, agreed to plead guilty to one count of manslaughter in the October death…

Four of five teens in deadly Michigan rock-throwing case accept plea deals

Four of five teens in deadly Michigan rock-throwing case accept plea deals

ABC News(DETROIT) — Four Michigan teenagers charged with murder in a highway rock-throwing incident agreed to plea deals on Monday, angering members of the victim’s family who feared the boys might get off easy under the agreement.The teens, ages 15 to 17, agreed to plead guilty to one count of manslaughter in the October death…

Health News

1-year-old boy dies after being left in stifling hot car for over 8 hours

1-year-old boy dies after being left in stifling hot car for over 8 hours

WPLG-TV(PEMBROKE PINES, Fla.) — A 1-year-old boy died after being left in a stifling hot car for over 8 hours, officials said.The 17-month-old was found in a car in a Pembroke Pines, Florida, parking lot Friday, Pembroke Pines Sgt. Adam Feiner told ABC News Saturday, adding that he’d been there for 8.5 hours.The temperature climbed…

Dr. Whitney Bowe answers all of your bug spray questions

Dr. Whitney Bowe answers all of your bug spray questions

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — While it can be hard to navigate the evolving world of insect repellent and know what chemicals are safe to be lathering on your children, it’s also imperative that you remember the bug spray if your family is spending time outdoors this summer.Everyone knows mosquito bites can be a nuisance, but what…

Ebola survivors suffer ‘severe’ neurological and psychiatric effects, new study finds

Ebola survivors suffer ‘severe’ neurological and psychiatric effects, new study finds

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — People who survive Ebola may suffer “severe” neurological and psychiatric problems long after they recover from the virus, according to a new study published Wednesday.Some cases of “post-Ebola syndrome” were so debilitating that the individual was left unable to participate in family life or even care for themselves, according to the study,…