Randy Jackson leaving 'American Idol' Jackson out. Randy Jackson, the lone original "American Idol" judge, says he won't be returning to the Fox talent competition. "To put all of the speculation to the rest, after 12 years of judging on `American Idol,' I have decided to leave after this season," Jackson said in a statement Thursday. More
NBC orders 5 new TV series for next season Sean Hayes, Parker Posey, Minnie Driver and Gillian Anderson have prominent roles in new television series that NBC will try next season. The network said Thursday that it had ordered five new series, in advance of its annual schedule announcement Sunday. More
YouTube Claims Victory Over TV - Battle Won With One Billion Visitors Per Month With more than one billion unique visitors every month, YouTube asserted last night that the battle between television and the online video giant is over. YouTube claimed victory with six billion views per month. According to the Wall Street Journal, which cited Mark Mahaney's estimates, a stock analyst at RBC Capital Markets, that YouTube generated about $4 billion in revenue in 2012, up from $2.5 billion in 2011. More
Joshua Ledet wows with 'No More Drama' on 'American Idol 2012' Joshua Ledet performed “No More Drama” by Mary J. Blige for his final song Wednesday night on "American Idol." Randy couldn't stop talking about how much he enjoys Ledet, and Jennifer commented about the magic he makes. Steven called this performance ... 05/16/2012 - 5:07 pm | View Link
Joshua Ledet wows 'Idol' judges again "Neither man nor woman has sang that good with that much compassion, ever," Tyler told gospel singer Joshua Ledet, 20, of Westlake ... along with 2008 "Idol" winner David Cook. If the tight race is causing a rift among the singers, it didn't show Wednesday ... 05/10/2012 - 5:42 am | View Link
Joshua Ledet wows 'American Idol' judges LOS ANGELES (AP) — Backstage at "American Idol," Hollie Cavanagh was bubbly and confident, practicing vocal riffs and giggling with fellow teenage contestant Jessica Sanchez. By the show's end Wednesday, Cavanagh was the sole finalist to be found wanting ... 05/10/2012 - 3:07 am | View Link
Joshua Ledet wows `American Idol' judges LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The "American Idol" judges are under Joshua Ledet's spell and aren't afraid to show it. For the second week in a row, the panel on Wednesday lavished the 20-year-old from Westlake, La., with praise, especially for his performance of "It ... 05/9/2012 - 3:48 pm | View Link
‘American Idol’ recap: Joshua Ledet wows judges with performances of Temptations, Bee Gees LOS ANGELES (AP) — The judges on "American Idol" definitely love somebody, and his name is Joshua Ledet. While the panel lauded each of the five finalists remaining in the Fox singing competition, the judges once again reserved the most praise during ... 05/2/2012 - 7:58 pm | View Link
Phillip Phillips After winning American Idol, Phillips went on the American Idol LIVE Tour from July to September with the rest of the Top 10 finishers of season 11. 05/26/2015 - 2:12 am | View Website
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Joshua Ledet Joshua Ledet (born April 9, 1992) is an American singer from Westlake, Louisiana In 2012 he placed third in the eleventh season of American Idol He is known for his ... 04/14/2015 - 7:59 pm | View Website
A squirrel, crossing the road in Nanaimo, British Columbia, was blamed after a driver braked hard to avoid it and was rear-ended by other vehicles. Three trucks ended up in the multi-vehicle snarlup, according to the RCMP, with one damaged so badly it had to be towed.
Entirely happy to use the word "chickenosaurus," NBC News reports that scientists are getting closer to creating a throwback creature by messing with avian DNA: "From a quantitative point of view, we're 50 percent there," a professor of paleontology told them.
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Sally Mann is haunted by the past. And in her new book, Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs, the 64-year-old artist grapples with what's behind her in an attempt to find understanding and peace.
That's easier said than done. Because a big part of Mann's past, a part that Mann just can't seem to shake, is a scandal.
Capcom has said it is assessing the possibility of including support for PlayStation 3 arcade sticks in Street Fighter V, which is currently in development for PlayStation 4 and PC. Last week, Sony revealed that the PlayStation 4 version of Ultra Street Fighter IV would feature support for some fighting sticks thanks to the inclusion of drivers developed by Skullgirls studio Lab Zero.