• Qatar-Gulf crisis: All the latest updates

    The latest news after some of the Gulf states and Egypt cut ties with Qatar and imposed a land, sea and air blockade. The latest developments since several countries, including Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt, cut ties with Qatar on June 5. Qatar said it remains committed to settling international disputes through peaceful means despite a unilateral blockade imposed against the Gulf nation by its Arab neighbours.

  • Actors audition to play teen Dumbledore

    Aubrey Plaza, Nick Offerman, Patton Oswalt, and more audition to play a teenage Albus Dumbledore at Comic Con in San Diego, California.

  • Tiffany Haddish is ruling the world

    Part of that success is certainly attributable to Haddish, who plays the tough-as-nails Dina. Here's what you need to know about this new superstar: She had to grow up quickly at an early age When Haddish was nine, her mother was involved in a car accident that left her with a traumatic brain injury. As the eldest of five children, it was on Haddish to step up as a care giver. "I was a full-on mom, like, right away," Haddish said during an interview with The Breakfast Club Power 105.1 FM. "I remember the day my mom got out of the hospital, the doctor pulled me to the side and said 'Look, she's never going to be the person that she was and it's time for you to grow up now. You're going to have

  • Dwayne Johnson's new 'movie' with Siri

    Many claim to be the "hardest-working man in show business," but few walk the walk like Dwayne Johnson. The man with the big guns and the million-watt smile has come a long way from his days as wrestling superstar The Rock. Here are some highlights from his career.

  • 'Diana, Our Mother' examines legacy through her sons' eyes

    (CNN)The 20th anniversary of Princess Diana's death is an irresistible TV milestone, one that will be recognized in an assortment of programming. HBO seeks to stand apart from that wave with "Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy," an intimate but gauzy look back, its most salient aspect being that her sons, William and Harry, participate in the reminiscing. HRH Prince Harry and HRH the Duke of Cambridge were just 12 and 15 when their mother died in a car crash at age 36, and the former describes the loss as "still raw." One needn't be obsessed with the Royal Family to appreciate their grief, especially under such tragic and unnecessary circumstances. Diana's friends and her brother are equally effusive -- talking about how the Princess of Wales "could light up a room," as Lady Carolyn Warren recalls, and her empathy.

  • Jimmy Kimmel: Son 'doing great', contact your lawmaker

    Doctors found that the newborn had a rare heart defect, known as tetralogy of fallot. In Billy's particular case, the pulmonary valve was blocked and there was a hole in the wall between the left and right sides of his heart, Kimmel said. Just three days after his birth, Billy underwent open-heart surgery at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. "The operation was a success," said Kimmel. "It was the longest three hours of my life." He said that Billy will likely have to undergo more surgeries related to his heart condition throughout his life. Kimmel then transitioned his monologue to talk about health care, noting proposed cuts to the National Institutes of Health and negotiations happening among

  • Lupita Nyong'o on Rihanna buddy film

    (CNN)Lupita Nyong'o is not spilling much about her wildly anticipated heist film with Rihanna, except to say it will be a movie of the people. Twitter users grabbed hold of the idea, suggesting "Insecure" star Issa Rae write the story and "Selma" director Ava DuVernay direct it.