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'Growing Pains' Star Alan Thicke Dead at 69
Alan Thicke, the actor best-known for his starring role in the 1980s sitcom "Growing Pains," died Tuesday at age 69. Thicke's publicist confirmed his death to ABC News. A publicist for Thicke's son, Robin, said the actor suffered a heart attack in Los Angeles. Born in Canada, Thicke enjoyed a
Janet Jackson's Road to 50
It's hard to believe Janet Jackson is 50. So many of us grew up watching Michael's little sister on "Good Times." Her acting talent made her stand out from the rest of the musically talented Jackson family. At the same time, we loved when she decided to follow in her older siblings footsteps but
Mischa Barton Latest Star to Sue Parents
Family and business don't always mix, but when there's a celebrity in the family, things can get downright nasty. Latest case in point is Mischa Barton , who is suing her mother and manager, Nuala Barton. In a lawsuit filed recently in the Los Angeles Superior Court, the 29-year-old actress calls
'The A-Team': Where Are the Original Cast Now?
It's been 30 years since "The A-Team" debuted on NBC. In case you're not familiar with them, a primer: The A-Team is a four-man band of ex-U.S. Army Special Forces/Vietnam War veterans/fugitives on the run for war crimes they didn't commit who become mercenaries for hire. Over-the-top violence and
5 Things to Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1.Football Star Duped in Girlfriend Hoax, Notre Dame Says Notre Dame's athletic director and the star of its football team said the widely-reported death of the star's girlfriend from leukemia during the 2012 football season
Dunkin' Donuts Announces Return to California
From the unconventional and awe-inspiring to the hilarious and heartwarming, here’s a look at some of the most interesting photos, videos and stories that have our newsroom talking today. What’s capturing your attention, filling your inbox and cluttering your Facebook/Twitter feed? Tweet us the ...
'Diff'rent Strokes' Actor Conrad Bain Dies at 89
Actor Conrad Bain, who played father Phillip Drummond on “Diff’rent Strokes,” died Monday night in Livermore, Calif. His daughter told The Associated Press that Bain died of natural causes. He was 89. TMZ, which first reported his death, quoted Bain’s daughter Jennifer saying, “He was...
Growing Pains: The Tribulations of 1980s Child TV Stars
"Diff'rent Strokes" star Todd Bridges and his wife Dori are splitting after 14 years of marriage. Bridges broke the news Friday on Twitter, writing, "our lives are going different directions we remain good friends." The couple married in 1998, and Dori most likely kept Bridges on the straight and
Chevy Chase and the Original 'SNL' Cast: Where Are They Now?
Chevy Chase isn't much of an amigo to his "Community" boss these days. The former "Saturday Night Live" comic landed in the news this week because of his public feud with Dan Harmon, the creator of the NBC sitcom in which Chase stars. In a voicemail posted on TMZ.com , Chase reams Harmon for not
Johansson Latest Celeb to Fire Parent
Her Mother and Former Manager Can't Afford Apartment Since Actress Fired Her