Lady Gaga offers $500,000 reward after her dog walker is shot and two dogs stolen

Lady Gaga’s dog walker was shot and two of the singer’s French bulldogs were stolen in Hollywood during an armed robbery on Wednesday night. The dog walker, Ryan Fischer, was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and is expected to make a full recovery. Fischer was walking three of Lady Gaga’s dogs at the time, but …

House passes legislation protecting LGBTQ rights

On Thursday, the House passed legislation that would extend existing civil rights law to include sexual orientation and gender identity as protected characteristics. The bill would ensure equal treatment for LGBTQ individuals in areas including employment, education, housing, credit, public accommodations and others. The House voted 224 to 206 to pass the legislation largely along …

Ex-U.S. Olympics gymnastics coach John Geddert dies by suicide after being charged with human trafficking

Former U.S. Olympics gymnastics coach John Geddert died by suicide Thursday after being charged with 24 crimes stemming from alleged sexual, physical and emotional abuse against gymnasts in his care. Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel issued a statement confirming that authorities found Geddert’s body late Thursday afternoon after the charges against him were announced. Geddert, …

Matt Stell launching his ‘Everywhere But Home’ tour

Matt Stell took to Twitter to share that he is hitting the road with Teddy Robb and Chris Bandi on his headlining Everywhere But Home Tour.  The 15-date run kicks off on Friday at The Stockyard in Holiday, Florida and continues through May 7 where it wraps in Jackson, Tennessee. Stell will also make stops in Nashville, Birmingham, Alabama, Columbia, South Carolina …

Garth Brooks announces his wife Trisha Yearwood has tested positive for COVID-19

Country music superstar Garth Brooks announced that his wife Trisha Yearwood, has tested positive for COVID-19.  Brooks noted that the couple began quarantining at home following positive coronavirus test by a member of their team. Fortunately, Brooks has tested negative. Brooks said in a statement: “The Queen and I have now tested twice. Officially, she’s diagnosed …

Paramount+ confirms ‘Frasier’ revival with Kelsey Grammer

Paramount+ announced this week that Kelsey Grammer is confirmed to return in his trademark role in a new Frasier series coming to the streaming service. Grammer said in a statement: “I gleefully anticipate sharing the next chapter in the continuing journey of Dr. Frasier Crane.”  Grammer debuted as Frasier Crane on Cheers as a love …

Marvel’s “Loki” gets new Disney + premiere date

 Marvel’s Loki is finally getting a confirmed premiere date on Disney+ after facing delays. Back in December, Marvel revealed that Loki was slated to arrive in May. However, the highly-anticipated series soon faced delays and its May release date was pulled. Now, a new premiere date for Loki has finally been confirmed, with Marvel Studios revealing …

Miranda Lambert to release collab with Elle King called “Drunk”

Miranda Lambert confirmed on social media her new collab with pop-star Elle King, titled “Drunk,” will arrive on Friday, February 26th. Elle also posted about the news, sharing on her Twitter page: There’s always time for jumpin’ off the deep end… Pre-save #DRUNK now: https://smarturl.it/Drunk.ps @mirandalambert You can presave “Drunk” at the link here- http://smarturl.it/drunk.ps …

Former aide of NY Governor Cuomo details harassment and misconduct claims against him

A former member of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration offered new details Wednesday of sexual harassment claims she made against him, saying he once kissed her on the lips without consent after a private meeting. Lindsey Boylan, an economic advisor in Cuomo’s administration, said that during her more than three years working for him Cuomo “would …

Postmaster General DeJoy says mail delays are ‘unacceptable’ and calls for urgent reform

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy appeared before the House Committee on Oversight and Reform on Wednesday to answer lawmakers’ questions on how to put the USPS on a better financial footing. The service came under scrutiny in the fall after DeJoy ordered certain service cuts. DeJoy said that recent postal delays were “unacceptable” and suggested officially slowing …