Gia Allemand, who was the girlfriend of NBA Pelicans player Ryan Anderson and appeared on ABC’s “The Bachelor” and “Bachelor Pad,” has died, her publicist said Wednesday. She was 29.
LOS ANGELES — James Gandolfini, whose portrayal of a brutal, emotionally delicate mob boss in HBO’s “The Sopranos” helped create one of TV’s greatest drama series and turned the mobster stereotype on its head, died Wednesday in Italy. He was 51.
The Rolling Stones, at the MGM Grand Garden on Saturday night, still play to their strengths but those strengths have changed. The band has loosened the reins a bit, letting their songs breathe, performing one hit after the next with the confident ease of a slugger rounding the bases after having knocked one over the fence.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A buttoned-down Prince Harry joined Michelle Obama in honoring military families Thursday and toured an exhibition in Congress about land-mines, opening a weeklong U.S. visit devoted to the wounded victims of war. Shrieking onlookers gave him the pop-star treatment, but he was all royal business.
Fireballs illuminated downtown Las Vegas on Sunday during a demonstration of Tony Hsieh’s flame-spewing Preying Mantis. Hsieh parked the contraption in front of the new La Comida Mexican restaurant as a favor to the owners, Michael and Jenna Morton and John O’Donnell. Hsieh is founder and CEO of Zappos. (Video courtesy of Brian Hayashi)