'Hustle,' 'Slave' and 'Gravity' in tight Oscar race

5:05 PM, Jan 27, 2014

Oscar's nail-biting best-picture race now has three films at the head of the pack as 'Gravity' collects serious hardware to join '12 Years a Slave' and 'American Hustle' as Oscar front-runners.

Highlights from the 2014 Grammy Awards

6:02 AM, Jan 27, 2014

Pictures from the 2014 Grammy Awards at Staples Center in Los Angeles on January 26.

Upcoming video game to be censored due to intense sexual imagery

10:50 PM, Jan 25, 2014

Idea Factory, the publisher of the upcoming PS Vita title Monster Monpiece, explains why the game is being censored outside of Japan.

New White House press secretary? Oh, it's just Jay Carney clean-shaven

2:36 PM, Jan 25, 2014

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney showed up for the daily briefing Friday with a new look, clean-shaven.

Free U2 song debuting during Super Bowl

10:46 PM, Jan 24, 2014

"Invisible" will be available free on iTunes for 24 hours after its premiere.

Are meggings coming to everyday men's fashion?

5:47 PM, Jan 24, 2014

They're the pants people love to hate - leggings for men, also known as meggings.

Liberace lover to spend 8 to 20 years in prison

2:56 PM, Jan 23, 2014

RENO - A former lover of Liberace who was the subject of an HBO film on the pianist's life has been sentenced to eight to 20 years in Nevada state prison for failing another court-ordered drug test while on probation for burglary and identity theft convictions.

Justin Bieber leaves jail, waves to fans

2:02 PM, Jan 23, 2014

Justin Bieber is in trouble - again.

R&B artist with Sacramento ties arrested with Justin Bieber

9:13 AM, Jan 23, 2014

SACRAMENTO - A singer from the Sacramento area was arrested with Justin Bieber in Miami Thursday morning.

Bill Cosby may return to TV in family sitcom

8:00 PM, Jan 22, 2014

No pilot has been made yet, but a deal has.

'Doctor Who' comes to Titan Comics this year

9:55 PM, Jan 21, 2014

Comic-book publisher inks a deal with BBC Worldwide for titles featuring three Doctors.

Script done, 'Star Wars' to begin filming

6:24 AM, Jan 20, 2014

Star Wars fans can raise their anticipation levels.

'Sherlock': Nothing could kill this show's spirit

12:52 PM, Jan 18, 2014

Surely you didn't think a little thing like his own suicide could stop Sherlock Holmes.

'Call of Duty', 'Skylanders' dominate NPD charts in 2013

12:39 PM, Jan 17, 2014

Activision Publishing, Inc., announced Friday that "Call of Duty" and "Skylanders" continued to top U.S. NPD charts for 2013.

Meet some of the fighters of EA Sports UFC

4:32 PM, Jan 16, 2014

Electronic Arts releases a series of in-game images showcasing some of the fighters that will be found in the upcoming EA Sports UFC video game.

Facebook's teens plummet as elders surge

3:02 PM, Jan 16, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO -- Facebook has seen a massive downturn of teens as older audiences boom on the world's largest social network.

'Gilligan' professor Russell Johnson dies at 89

2:40 PM, Jan 16, 2014

NEW YORK - The actor who played "The Professor" on "Gilligan's Island," Russell Johnson, has died.

2014 Oscar nominations revealed

6:01 AM, Jan 16, 2014

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced it nominations for the 2014 Academy Awards on Thursday.

Marvel recruits Michael Douglas for 'Ant-Man'

10:55 PM, Jan 15, 2014

Actor is the latest Oscar winner to join growing stable of superhero movies.

Netflix exposed as net neutrality rules gutted

8:04 PM, Jan 15, 2014

Netflix may see extra $75 million to $100 million in annual content delivery costs to cable companies for access to residential customers who are streaming Netflix content, analyst estimates

Namco Bandai releases 'Cursed' Dark Souls II trailer

2:58 PM, Jan 15, 2014

See never-before-seen Dark Souls II gameplay in this newly-released trailer from video game publisher Namco Bandai.

Who and what made this year's Razzie's list?

12:08 PM, Jan 15, 2014

Sylvester Stallone, is a 31-time nominee, thanks to three films this past year, dubbed "dogs" by the Razzie Foundation.

Fox chief: Forget pilot season for us

3:30 PM, Jan 13, 2014

PASADENA - Fox entertainment president Kevin Reilly said Monday he's doing away with pilot season, where networks make test episodes of dozens of potential new shows in the spring to put some of them on their fall schedule.

Images from the 2014 Golden Globe awards

7:29 AM, Jan 13, 2014

Pictures from the 2014 Golden Globe awards.

Who will win at the Golden Globes?

9:14 PM, Jan 10, 2014

USA Today predicts who is likely to win a Globe statuette Sunday night, and who is most deserving.

'Game of Thrones' to return April 6

4:51 PM, Jan 9, 2014

The spring season on HBO brings "Game of Thrones," "Veep" and new comedy "Silicon Valley."

Coachella 2014 lineup revealed

7:10 AM, Jan 9, 2014

The official lineup for the 2014 installment of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival has been released.

Movie trailers stream into their second century

8:09 PM, Jan 8, 2014

Those coming attractions are 100 years old, and they're a big business in their own right.

Ex-Miss Venezuela Monica Spear killed in robbery

6:18 AM, Jan 8, 2014

CARACAS - Former Miss Venezuela Monica Spear and her husband were shot and killed by robbers on an isolated highway late Monday.

Aaron Paul talks life after 'Breaking Bad'

6:00 AM, Jan 8, 2014

Aaron Paul has found that landing roles is easier after his success on Breaking Bad.

'Downton Abbey': This house needs a handyman

4:28 PM, Jan 5, 2014

Season 4, which starts Sunday on PBS, is good, but not quite as good as previous runs.

Netflix rings in the new year with new content

9:25 PM, Jan 3, 2014

If you are a faithful Netflix user, you may have noticed on Jan. 1 that some movies and television shows were no longer listed as streaming options.

Paul Walker crash detailed in coroner's report

2:35 PM, Jan 3, 2014

Paul Walker of Fast and Furious fame was traveling more than 100 miles per hour when the Porshe Carrera GT in which he was a passenger spun out of control and crashed on Nov. 30, according to a report by the Los Angeles County Coroner released Friday.

'Downton Abbey' returns in its inimitable style

5:22 PM, Jan 2, 2014

In Season 4, the modern age is creeping in ever so slowly.

'Fresh Prince of Bel Air' actor James Avery dies

7:23 AM, Jan 2, 2014

James Avery, who played Will Smith's Uncle Phil on The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, has died. He was 65.