Comedian Phyllis Diller, a groundbreaking comedian who paved the way for female comics in the generations that followed, has died at the age of 95.

Diller recently hurt her wrist and hip in a fall, and her health had been on the decline ever since. She had been living in hospice care at her home.

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Mel Gibson has a new gal pal. Her name is Nadia Lanfranconi.

She was seen with Mel at The Grove in L.A. this past weekend, among other places in the recent past. Nadia is - get this - a foreign, aspiring musician. That formula worked out extraordinarily well for Mel last time (cough, Oksana Grigorieva).

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American Idol Season 12 will officially feature some serious girl power.

Following weeks of rumors and speculation, multiple sources now confirm that Nicki Minaj is in as a new judge on the country's must-watched television show.

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Missouri Congressman Todd Akin has apologized for a remark found incredibly outrageous and offensive by both Republicans and Democrats.

In an interview with KTVI-TV of St. Louis yesterday, the U.S. Senate candidate was asked about his view on abortion and defended his strict pro-life stance by saying:

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