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George Takei apologizes for joking about 'touching men' on Howard Stern show
George Takei once again took to social media amid an allegation that he sexually assaulted a former model and actor in the 1980s. This time, Takei was responding to a Howard Stern interview in which the former "Star Trek" star joked about touching men. "Many have raised concern over a
'Star Trek' star George Takei says he's 'shocked and bewildered' by sexual assault claim
" Star Trek " actor George Takei is denying allegations that he sexually assaulted a former model and actor in his Los Angeles home back in the 1980s. Scott R. Brunton told The Hollywood Reporter that when he was 23, he met Takei, who was in his 40s at the time, at a local bar. One night in 1981,
Trump's Twitter account briefly deactivated by Twitter employee on their last day, company says
The Twittersphere lit up Thursday night when President Donald Trump 's Twitter account was briefly deactivated -- by a Twitter employee on their last day at the social media company. "Through our investigation we have learned that this was done by a Twitter customer support employee who did this on
LeBron James, Ellen DeGeneres and more respond to Eminem's takedown of Trump
While social media waits for Donald Trump to respond to Eminem -- who called out the president in a freestyle rap during Tuesday night's BET Hip-Hop Awards -- there were plenty of others who reacted on Twitter. The Detroit-born rapper filmed a four-minute-and-34-second long video, which debuted
Lawmakers, celebrities pay tribute to Edith Windsor: 'Few made as big a difference to America'
Following the death Tuesday of Edith Windsor -- whose landmark Supreme Court case struck down parts of a federal anti-gay marriage law and paved the way toward legalizing same-sex nuptials nationwide -- lawmakers, celebrities, and other public figures were quick to honor her legacy and contribution
Celebrities express their condolences after Jerry Lewis' death
Comedian and actor Jerry Lewis died Sunday, his publicist confirmed to ABC News. He was 91. "Sadly I can confirm that today the world lost one of the most significant human beings of the 20th century," his rep Mark Rozzano said. When news broke of his death, fellow comedians and celebrities took to
Sam Shepard: Actors, artists pay homage to 'hero' and late playwright
Sam Shepard died last week at the age of 73, a representative for the family confirmed to ABC News on Monday. When news of the Oscar nominee and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright's death broke, fellow actors and artists took to social media to pay their respects to whom many called a hero in the
Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne Cox speak out on Trump's transgender military ban
Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne Cox are objecting to President Trump's new policy that bans members of the trans community from serving in the military. Trump tweeted this morning that transgender people would not be allowed to serve in the U.S. military "in any capacity" -- a decision he said he made
Trump administration, politicians and celebrities react to Sean Spicer’s resignation
Sean Spicer resigned as White House press secretary today, and members of the Trump administration, lawmakers, celebrities and Spicer himself quickly took to Twitter to comment on the move. Spicer called it "an honor and a privilege" to serve the president and said he would stay on through August.
Will Ferrell returns as Bush for Samantha Bee's 'Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner'
The White House Correspondents' Dinner wasn't the only see-and-be-seen soiree in the nation's capital Saturday night. Samantha Bee , host of TBS's "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee," hosted a correspondents' dinner counter-event earlier in the day: The appropriately-titled "Not the White House