Shania Twain is getting a special honor at the upcoming People’s Choice Awards. The superstar will receive the Music Icon Award in recognition of her historic, four-decade-long career as the best-selling female country-pop artist of all time. “I’m so incredibly honored to be named Music Icon,”... Read More.
The People's Choice Awards will bestow "The People's Icon" award to Ryan Reynolds at this year's ceremony, coming up on December 6 on NBC. The actor/writer/producer/businessman will be recognized for his contributions to film and television, in addition to being nominated in the “Male Movie Star” and “Comedy Movie... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Two men who were exonerated in the 1965 assassination of Malcolm X will receive a $36 million settlement after lawsuits were filed on their behalf against both the city and the state of New York last year. New York City agreed to... Read More.
Alan Jackson is this year’s recipient of the CMT Artist of a Lifetime award. He will be honored as part of the CMT Artists of the Year ceremony, set to take place next month. The award recognizes his long history with CMT and country music... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Black and Hispanic Americans make up the majority of monkeypox cases in the United States but are underrepresented when it comes to vaccine distribution. According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as of Aug. 31, people of color... Read More.
Global superstar, martial artist and producer Michelle Yeoh will take to the stage at next month's Toronto International Film Festival to receive a first-of-its-kind honor. The Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and Crazy Rich Asians star has been named the inaugural recipient of TIFF's Share Her... Read More.
Red Hot Chili Peppers will receive the Global Icon Award at the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards. The honor, which was given to Foo Fighters in 2021, "celebrates an artist or band whose unparalleled career and continued impact and influence has maintained a unique level... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Hundreds of thousands of dollars in new funding are set to be given out this week to community organizations as part of a major anti-gun violence organization's latest nationwide efforts. Everytown for Gun Safety is distributing $1.5 million to a select collection... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Three members of the Olivares family left their homes in Veracruz, Mexico, for a better life in America. Instead of finding the employment they hoped would lead to a better future, they were among the 53 migrants who were found dead in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Following months of hardships and devastating losses in the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, Sandra Lindsay, an intensive care nurse in New York, became a symbol of hope for people across the globe when she became the first person in the... Read More.