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'Martin' Actor Tommy Ford Has Died
Tommy Ford, an actor best known for playing a friend of Martin Lawrence 's character on the 1990s sitcom "Martin," has died. Ford's agent, Joy Pervis, confirmed to ABC News that he passed away today. He was 52. Ford's family said in a statement, "It is with great sadness that we announce the
Martin Lawrence Says He Has 'Nothing to Prove' in First Stand-Up Comedy Special in 14 Years
"Y'all like the way I'm dressed tonight?" Martin Lawrence asked the crowd inside Los Angeles' Orpheum Theatre. It's unclear whether the veteran comedian, whose pacing across the stage wearing a black cotton shirt with matching pants, is actually interested in the crowd's opinion, since the question
Breakout candidates, standout players and shoutouts to the best team names
In a culture of 140 characters, swipe right, snaps with dog faces and whatever the hell chasing an imaginary Pok?mon is called, we have increasingly become a country of people who have short attention spans. It's why there is probably nothing more popular than lists. Well, maybe Taylor Swift. A
LeBron James: 'My dream is to actually own a team'
LeBron James already locked up his immediate future this offseason, signing a three-year, $100 million extension with the Cleveland Cavaliers . On Wednesday, he provided a glimpse of what post-playing plans could look like. "I feel like my brain, as far as the game of basketball, is unique," James
Halle Berry Turns 50: Her First Five Decades
Happy birthday, Halle Berry! Fifty never looked so good. Berry joins a cohort of other stars celebrating the big 5-0 this year, including Patrick Dempsey , Salma Hayek , Cindy Crawford, Janet Jackson, Julianna Margulies, Robin Wright, David Schwimmer and Luke Perry. But as the Oscar-winning star
The movie that defines each top 25 college hoops team
The Way-Too-Early Top 25 rankings for next season in college basketball have been updated , and now that rosters are beginning to crystallize, it's time to get familiar with each team. Identifying the song that identified each team was too much fun, so now we're looking at movies. 1. Duke Blue
Why Carl Lewis believes he can help save track and field
HOUSTON -- Standing prominently inside the University of Houston athletic department's Hall of Honor is a life-size bronze statue of Carl Lewis, the figure dressed in a USA track uniform with four Olympic medals draped around the neck. Given Lewis' glorious achievements -- "One of the greatest
Book Excerpt: Bobby Brown's Memoir, 'Every Little Step'
Excerpted from 'Every Little Step' by Bobby Brown, written with Nick Chiles and published by Dey Street Books. CHAPTER 1 MY MUSICAL ROOTS When I stretch my mind back to my earliest memories, music was always there. While other little kids in Boston dreamed about playing for the Red Sox or the
Sinead O'Connor Responds to Arsenio Hall's $5 Million Defamation Lawsuit: It's 'Laughable'
Sinead O'Connor has responded to Arsenio Hall 's $5 million defamation lawsuit, which the comedian filed last Thursday in Los Angeles, after the Irish singer suggested in a Facebook post that he supplied Prince with drugs. In a post written Friday on her official Facebook page , O'Connor said she