In an interview taped weeks before the sexual assault scandal that rocked the University of Virginia campus was exposed in Rolling Stone, a school official repeatedly defended a system in which students found guilty -- including students who have admitted guilt -- have been suspended rather than expelled.
While Taylor Swift was dancing at the American Music Awards, the NFL confirmed that Katy Perry will perform during halftime of Super Bowl XLIX. Perry and Pepsi, the Super Bowl XLIX halftime sponsor, celebrated the announcement by releasing a video to commemorate the occasion.
You’ve got your list in your hand and you’re in a crowd of eager shoppers, armed with coffee and the holiday spirit. For you, Thanksgiving week is but a blip on your long, well-scheduled hunt for the best Christmas presents ever.
Most Nicki Minaj performances feature a lot of butts and backup dancers, but the rapper decided to slow things down for her performance at the American Music Awards on Sunday.
There are not enough superlatives.
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made what may be the most incredible touchdown catch that most football fans will see in 2014 -- or ever.
Taylor Swift is known for her off-stage dancing as she is for her killer on-stage performances, and Sunday night's American Music Awards proved no exception. After opening the show with her
Taylor Swift showed us incredible things during Sunday's American Music Awards, where she performed "Blank Space" for the first time. Her performance, which kicked off the ceremony, played off the song's music video, and she pretended to be a "crazy" girlfriend.
DAVID A. LIEB & ANDALE GROSS, Associated Press
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Despite preparations for a weekend decision in the Ferguson shooting case, the grand jurors apparently need more time to deliberate, and the uncertainty just seemed to feed the anxiety and speculation Sunday in a city already on edge.
Jordin Sparks left jaws on the floor on the American Music Awards red carpet Sunday night with a low-cut, high slit golden frock.
Sparks, 24, paired her stunning floor-length dress with black sandals, jewels by Orit Mesica, and wore her hair down in soft waves.
Veteran NBC employee Frank Scotti says he helped Bill Cosby deliver thousands of dollars to eight different women in 1989-90 - including Shawn Thompson, whose daughter Autumn Jackson claimed the actor was her dad.
Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways. So each week, we round up the most hilarious 140-character quips from moms and dads to spread the joy.
From the time you were a little peanut up until, well, your last phone call, your parents have dispensed pearls of wisdom and ushered you into adulthood in their unique way.
After the hot mess that was last week's episode, Saul is still being held tight in the Taliban's (re: Haqqani's) grasp and the embassy is going through with Haqqani's trade.
Lil Wayne debuted a new track, "Start A Fire," featuring rumored girlfriend Christina Milian at the American Music Awards on Sunday. ABC censored some of rapper's verses, but, for the most part, the duo kept the performance pretty tame for broadcast.
Lorde may not be a princess cut from marble, but her American Music Awards performance of "Yellow Flicker Beat" was really solid. She started inside a red cube, which was lifted above her.
Jaden Smith may have attended the American Music Awards Sunday night as a bona fide artist, but he's also a 16-year-old boy who loves a good show.
Smith was caught on camera dancing in the audience to 5 Seconds of Summer's cover of The Romantics' "What I Like About You."
Jennifer Lopez looked stunning as always when she hit the red carpet for the 2014 American Music Awards at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles Sunday night.
Lopez brought lots of glamour in an ivory bondage dress and silver sequin heels.
All eyes were on Selena Gomez when she stepped foot onto the red carpet at the American Music Awards on Sunday night. The 22-year-old stunned in a floor-length, boat-cut black dress.
"Rockabye football, in the end zone..."
That's the lullaby Indianapolis Colts wide receiver and new dad T.Y. Hilton is likely to sing to his daughter, who was born just hours before his game Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
The American Music Awards took over Los Angeles on Sunday, and unsurprisingly it was outrageous.
Winners of the 2014 American Music Awards, presented Sunday at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles:
Artist of the year: One Direction New artist of the year: 5 Seconds of Summer
Traveling for the holiday season?
We thought so. Guess who else will be, too?! Annoying armrest hoggers, loud cell phone talkers, and that guy who only eats tuna on international flights.
Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea kept up their valiant work of convincing Vogue that booties exist with a performance of "Booty" at the American Music Awards on Sunday night. Wearing leotards, the duo performed their song with slightly less lube and Eos product-placement than we saw in the music video.
After bringing some pop to the CMA Awards at the beginning of November, Ariana Grande broke out a three-song medley at the American Music Awards on Sunday night, including her hits "Problem," "Break Free," and "Love Me Harder." During "Love Me Harder," she brought out The Weeknd.
Selena Gomez performed "The Heart Wants What It Wants" for the first time live at the AMAs on Sunday. Earlier this week, she posted a photo from rehearsals, and wrote, "Wasn’t prepared for how nervous I'd be, I mean I’ve done this before.
HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — President Barack Obama is shrugging off Republican criticism of his actions to lift the threat of deportation from millions of immigrants living illegally in the United States.
Well, that's one way to command attention on the red carpet.
Albanian-born artist Bleona Qereti, best known as Bleona, hit the American Music Awards red carpet Sunday night at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles in a sparkling mesh dress and silver nipple pasties.
This is... interesting.
The Kardashian-Jenner clan has arrived!
Kendall and Kylie Jenner, along with big sister Khloe Kardashian, hit the American Music Awards red carpet Sunday night at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has become an attractive market for smartphone-based car services such as Uber and Lyft, which are drawn to the state's mid-sized cities that have college students and young professionals but lack extensive mass transit.