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Mitzi Shore, whose club was a comedy mecca, dies at 87
Mitzi Shore, owner of the Los Angeles club the Comedy Store and one of the most influential figures in stand-up for four decades, has died
Staples Singers' Yvonne Staples, sister of Mavis Staples, has died at age 80
Yvonne Staples, a member of the famed Staples Singers, died in her hometown Chicago, ABC News has confirmed. She was 80. A rep for Staples' sister Mavis Staples confirmed Yvonne Staples' passing. The family declined to make a statement. Yvonne Staples' soulful baritone was featured on such hits as
Quincy Jones apologizes for 'word vomit' and 'silly' statements made about Michael Jackson and more
Quincy Jones has apologized on Twitter after recently dropping bombshells about Michael Jackson , The Beatles and Marlon Brando after a surprise "family intervention" staged by his daughters. "A couple weekends ago, my six daughters (who I'm beyond proud of ) took me aside to do a surprise 'family
5 things to know about Tiffany Haddish, who made history hosting 'SNL'
It's been a stellar year for Tiffany Haddish, who made history this past weekend as the first black female stand-up comedian to host " Saturday Night Live ." But the journey to reach this point has not been an easy one for the 37-year-old breakout star of "Girls Trip." As Haddish alluded to in her
Roy Moore denies sexual misconduct allegations
The Alabama Senate candidate refuses to drop out of the race, saying the "allegations are completely false and misleading."
Steely Dan's Walter Becker dead at 67
Walter Becker, guitarist and bass player for Steely Dan , has died. He was 67. Becker had been in ill health recently, and did not perform with his Steely Dan bandmate Donald Fagen at the Classic East and Classic West festivals this summer. According to Billboard, at the beginning of August, Fagen
Maysoon Zayid: I want to mainstream disability
ABC News' Amna Nawaz sits down with Maysoon Zayid on this episode of "Uncomfortable" to talk about life with cerebral palsy, discrimination in Hollywood casting calls and learning how to be funny from her Palestinian aunties.
What's new on Netflix, iTunes, Amazon Prime and Hulu for May 2017
It's a brand new month and you know what that means? Your favorite movie and TV shows are coming to streaming services -- Netflix, iTunes, Amazon Prime and Hulu. Along with movie classics such as "Forest Gump," " The Phantom of the Opera " and "Coming to America," there are also plenty of new
Craig Robinson shares his new children's book 'Jake the Fake'
Craig Robinson talks "Jake the Fake," "Hot Tub Time Machine 3" and meeting Prince.
What's new on Netflix, iTunes, Amazon Prime and Hulu for April
Today is April Fools' Day but it's certainly no joke that new titles have come to Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime. With movies like "Gremlins" and "Almost Famous" coming to your favorite streaming sites, there's no shortage of options this month to check out. So grab your favorite snack, maybe a