March 25th, 2013
11:16 AM ET

'Amazing Race' apologizes to Vietnam War vets

CBS apologized to its viewers on Sunday after receiving criticism for a recent "The Amazing Race" episode set in Vietnam.

The reality competition, now in its 22nd season, visited the country for its March 17 installment. One segment took place at a war memorial in Hanoi and included footage of a wrecked U.S. B-52 bomber. Participants, who were looking for clues at the location, also heard a North Vietnamese Communist song.

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Tone Loc collapses at concert
March 18th, 2013
09:50 AM ET

Tone Loc collapses at concert

A concert in Des Moines, Iowa, came to an end on Saturday after rapper Tone Loc collapsed during the show.

The Des Moines Police Department told CNN that the rapper was taken to a local hospital for what's believed to be a seizure.

According to the Des Moines Register, the "Wild Thing" and "Funky Cold Medina" artist had finished performing a song when he fell to the ground. The paper reports that others at the show attended to the rapper for about five minutes.

The concert, which was being held at a bridge overlooking the Des Moines river, was shut down after Tone Loc's collapse.

CNN's reached out for more information.

Carrie Fisher as an 'elderly' Princess Leia? Not so fast
March 6th, 2013
03:00 PM ET

Carrie Fisher as an 'elderly' Princess Leia? Not so fast

Carrie Fisher is open to the idea of joining the cast of Disney's upcoming "Star Wars" films, but that doesn't mean it's a done deal.

While the actress told Palm Beach Illustrated that she's set to reprise her role of Princess Leia, it seems she was pulling someone's leg.

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Overheard: 'Ender's Game' star says book fans won't be disappointed
March 4th, 2013
04:59 PM ET

Overheard: 'Ender's Game' star says book fans won't be disappointed

Movie adaptations of beloved books sometimes let fans down, but Abigail Breslin says "Ender's Game" readers don't need to worry.

"It does stay true to the book, which I'm excited about," Breslin, who portrays the sister of the gifted Ender Wiggin, told CNN.

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Halle Berry happy to be back for 'X-Men' sequel
March 4th, 2013
03:56 PM ET

Halle Berry happy to be back for 'X-Men' sequel

Last week, director Bryan Singer hinted that Halle Berry could reprise her role as Storm in his upcoming "X-Men: Days of Future Past," and the Oscar-winning actress has since confirmed the news to CNN.

"I'm going to be there. I don't know how [much] of the old cast will be there, but I think we're pretty official," Berry said Saturday.

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Fergie, Josh Duhamel expecting first child
February 18th, 2013
03:45 PM ET

Fergie, Josh Duhamel expecting first child

Fergie will soon have another "hump" to sing about.

The 37-year-old pop star announced on Twitter Monday that she and her husband, Josh Duhamel, are expecting their first child.

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