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Paris Jackson apologises over Harper's Bazaar Singapore cover
Michael Jackson's daughter was accused of hypocrisy after appearing on a magazine cover in Singapore.
Stormy Daniels: Celebrity Big Brother no-show 'never about money'
The adult film star gives her side to the row over her Celebrity Big Brother non-appearance.
Aretha Franklin: Date set for Detroit funeral
The singer will be laid to rest on 31 August at Detroit's Greater Grace Temple.
Crazy Rich Asians tops US box office in weekend debut
The film, with an all-Asian cast, is the first romantic comedy to take the top spot in three years.
Who will win best video at the MTV VMAs?
Cardi B, Childish Gambino and Camila Cabello head up the strongest shortlist since 2004.
Strictly Come Dancing: Lee Ryan and Paralympian join line-up
Lee Ryan and paratriathlete Lauren Steadman are named as the latest celebrity contestants.
8 entertainment stories from last week
Celebrity Big Brother, the new Spock and other things you might have missed.
Greg James makes Radio 1 breakfast debut
Avicii, a wild guest and the other firsts from Greg James's new show on Radio 1.
Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas confirm they are engaged
The Bollywood superstar and the US singer hold a private traditional engagement ceremony in Mumbai.
Jobcentre joke is Edinburgh's funniest
Liverpool comedian Adam Rowe wins the award for his one-liner about being sacked by a Jobcentre.
Backstreet Boys fans hurt in Oklahoma storm
At least 14 people were taken to hospital after a metal structure at a concert in Oklahoma fell.
Ariana Grande breaks down talking about Manchester Arena attack
"The truth is, it's scary. It's scary going anywhere. You look at places differently."
Stormy Daniels a no-show on British TV
The adult film star had been expected to go into the reality TV house on Thursday.
Pretty Woman's pretty mixed reviews on Broadway
The romantic comedy hit is now on Broadway but some are calling it a big mistake. Big. Huge.
Huntress frontwoman Jill Janus dies at 43
The California heavy metal band's frontwoman took her own life on Tuesday.
Cheers star in UK Celebrity Big Brother
Get to know who's who in this year's edition of Celebrity Big Brother.
Chuckle Brothers star Barry's funeral held in Rotherham
Roy Chubby Brown, Linda Nolan and Bernie Clifton were among those attending the service.
How Taylor Swift's fans prepared Greg James for hosting breakfast
The 32-year-old begins hosting the Radio 1 breakfast show from Monday.
Idris Elba on directorial debut
Ahead of the release of Yardie, Idris Elba talks about 'Idris Castival Day'
Aretha Franklin: Stevie Wonder on last meeting with soul singer
The musician says it was emotional for him to visit Aretha Franklin a few days before she died.
Aretha Franklin: Tributes to the 'Queen of Soul'
The 'Queen of Soul' has died aged 76 and tributes from friends, musicians and politicians have been pouring in.
Aretha Franklin: In her own words
The "Queen of Soul" has died in Detroit at the age of 76. The BBC looks back at a selection of her interviews.
Aretha Franklin sings at Obama inauguration
Aretha Franklin, who has died in Detroit at the age of 76, sang at Barack Obama's inauguration in 2009.
Akram Khan retires from solo dance shows
The dancer and choreographer Akram Khan says he is retiring from solo dance shows to spend more time with his children.
Scarlett Johansson is world's best-paid actress, Forbes says
The Black Widow is the current queen of Hollywood, according to Forbes magazine.
Sheku Kanneh-Mason: Teen cellist wins new Breakthrough music prize
Sheku Kanneh-Mason wins the Breakthrough Award for selling 30,000 copies of his debut album.
Why Aretha A Natural Woman still moves us
Her 1967 hit (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman continues to unify and empower.
Crazy Rich Asians: The film burdened with 'crazy' Asian expectations
Like the proverbial "tiger mum", many Asians have huge expectations for the Hollywood film.
The stories behind Ariana Grande's new songs
There is the Manchester bomb, anxiety, internet outrage, female empowerment and Pete Davidson.
Alicia, Beyonce and other global stars who worshipped Aretha Franklin
The world's biggest musical artists have been paying tribute to the legendary Detroit singer.
100 Women: The artist redrawing 'sexist' comic book covers
An artist in India is challenging sexist drawings of women in comic books, by reimaging male heroes.
How Aretha became the voice of civil rights
Her songs became the anthems of the civil rights movement, but Aretha Franklin herself was equally involved.
The comedian who really doesn't want to die on stage
Comedian Rebecca Shorrocks has a serious heart condition, which could put her at risk on stage.
Madonna at 60: The Queen of Pop in seven charts
What can a look at the numbers tell us about Madonna and her career?
Obituary: Aretha Franklin
The singer, songwriter and musician whose powerful voice led to her being dubbed the Queen of Soul.
The last Blockbuster: 'I'm proud that we've survived'
Online streaming has crushed Blockbuster and its last store is a reminder of a not-so-distant past.
RIP Aretha Franklin: Five ways the Queen of Soul made history
From singing for Martin Luther King, to being declared a "natural resource" in her native Michigan.
A Bridge Too Far and five other films that left their inspirations fuming
A Bridge Too Far, The Social Network and other films that fell foul of the people who inspired them.
Sir Cliff Richard privacy case: 'Tough questions' for BBC over appeal decision
The corporation could now face scrutiny over how it managed the story and subsequent legal action.