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  1. Dinesh D'Souza's 'America' Opening Scene Revealed (Exclusive Video)

    12:23 pm PDT 05/31/2014
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    "Conservatives have been politically outmatched because they're not fighting on their natural battlefield," the author and filmmaker tells THR. READ MORE

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  2. White House Press Secretary Jay Carney Resigns

    12:19 pm PDT 05/30/2014
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    The former Time magazine reporter will be replaced by principal deputy press secretary Josh Earnest. READ MORE

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  3. President Obama Talks to Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan About Sports Safety, Malia's Prom (Video)

    9:23 am PDT 05/30/2014
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    The commander in chief also revealed what he thinks are the qualities of a great president, how he deals with his gray hair and whether those who play in pickup basketball games at the White House let him win. READ MORE

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  4. Why Hollywood Is Donating Big Money to an NRA-Loving Republican

    5:00 am PDT 05/29/2014
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    U.S. Rep. Bob Goodlatte is pro-life and hates Obamacare, but his copyright stance has caught the industry's attention. READ MORE

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  5. Dinesh D'Souza's 'America' to Feature Megadeth Founder's Heavy Metal National Anthem (Exclusive)

    1:16 pm PDT 05/28/2014
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    The song will feature in D'Souza's follow-up to "2016: Obama's America," which is set for release from Lionsgate on July 2. READ MORE

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  6. Beyonce, Bonnie Hammer, Diane von Furstenberg Among Forbes' Most Powerful Women

    12:17 pm PDT 05/28/2014
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    Sofia Vergara, Sheryl Sandberg, Marissa Mayer, Lady Gaga, Michelle Obama, Tory Burch and Angelina Jolie also are among those who made this year's worldwide rankings. READ MORE

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  7. Edward Snowden Tells Brian Williams U.S. Government 'Trap[ped]' Him in Moscow (Video)

    6:06 am PDT 05/28/2014
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    UPDATED: In a clip from the interview that aired on NBC Wednesday night, which was first previewed on "Today," the NSA leaker blames the State Department for his still being in Russia, with Secretary of State John Kerry responding live. READ MORE

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  8. 'Atlas Shrugged' Filmmakers Branch Out Into Distribution

    3:22 pm PDT 05/27/2014
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    Atlas Distribution will distribute an independent film called "The Road to Capri" starring Frankie Muniz. READ MORE

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  9. President Obama to Make First Appearance on 'Live! With Kelly and Michael'

    7:20 am PDT 05/27/2014
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    UPDATED: The hosts will interview the commander-in-chief in the White House. READ MORE

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  10. White House Contacted YouTube About Anti-Muslim Film During Benghazi Attack, Congressman Says

    11:27 am PDT 05/23/2014
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    A still-classified State Department email suggests that the Obama administration initially believed the events in Libya were connected to the "Innocence of Muslims" clip. READ MORE

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  11. Hollywood Stars Turn Out to Raise Cash for Wendy Davis' Texas Gubernatorial Bid

    11:20 pm PDT 05/22/2014
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    Actresses Jennifer Garner, Rita Wilson and Elizabeth Shue were among the entertainment industry supporters who attended a fundraiser at J.J. Abrams' Santa Monica production studio. READ MORE

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  12. Mike Huckabee Escapes Movie Telemarketing Lawsuit

    10:06 am PDT 05/22/2014
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    To promote the 2012 film "Last Ounce of Courage," Fox News host Mike Huckabee took an anti-Hollywood message to 3 million homes. READ MORE

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  13. FBI Urged to Investigate James O'Keefe's Tactics in Hollywood Activist Sting Operation

    5:09 pm PDT 05/21/2014
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    The journalist who captured Mariel Hemingway, Ed Begley Jr. and other environmentalists in secretly recorded video may have broken laws. There has been "a tremendous amount of negative fallout," says Begley Jr. READ MORE

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  14. Cannes: Video of Hollywood Environmentalists in Anti-Fracking Sting Operation to Debut (Exclusive Video)

    6:39 pm PDT 05/20/2014
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    James O'Keefe says he duped Ed Begley Jr. and Mariel Hemingway into agreeing to get involved with an anti-fracking movie while hiding that its funding comes from Middle Eastern oil interests. READ MORE

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  15. Russell Crowe Opposes Beverly Hills Hotel Boycott: Employees Are 'Collateral Damage'

    4:51 pm PDT 05/20/2014
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    The actor calls the anti-gay laws in Brunei "horrifying," but says the boycott only hurts the hotel's employees: "These are hard-working people with families." READ MORE

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  16. Dinesh D'Souza Pleads Guilty to Making Illegal Campaign Contribution

    7:49 am PDT 05/20/2014
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    The filmmaker behind "2016: Obama's America" faces up to two years in prison for making an illegal campaign contribution. READ MORE

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  17. 'Red Army': Cannes Review

    8:45 am PDT 05/16/2014
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    Gabe Polsky's genial, jokey Eastern Blocumentary profiles Soviet Russia's star ice hockey team during their peak years as invincible Cold Warriors against the capitalist West. READ MORE

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  18. President Obama's Half Brother Backs Out of Interview With Dinesh D'Souza Over Indictment (Exclusive)

    9:00 am PDT 05/15/2014
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    Mark Obama Ndesandjo, whose political worldview differs from that of the president, was to appear in the conservative filmmaker's upcoming movie, "America." READ MORE

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  19. TV Industry Group Slams FCC Ahead of Net Neutrality Vote

    1:29 pm PDT 05/14/2014
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    The Internet "is about to be twisted and ripped from the hands of we who depend upon it and recreate it on a daily basis," reads a letter from The Caucus for Producers, Writers and Directors. READ MORE

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  20. Clay Aiken Declared the Winner of North Carolina Congressional Primary

    1:34 pm PDT 05/13/2014
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    The "American Idol" alum received the 40 percent of the vote that's necessary to avoid a runoff. READ MORE

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  21. 'Persecuted' Filmmakers Raising Money to Buy Home for Family of Imprisoned Pastor

    4:35 pm PDT 05/12/2014
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    Saeed Abedini converted from Islam to Christianity and was helping to build an orphanage in Iran when he was arrested, tortured and sentenced to eight years in prison. READ MORE

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