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Man who predicted space shuttle Challenger disaster dies

SALT LAKE CITY — Bob Ebeling spent three decades filled with guilt over not stopping the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger, but found relief in the weeks before his death.<p>Ebeling's daughter Leslie Serna told The Associated Press that her father died Monday at the age of 89 in Brigham City, …

Space Exploration

Garry Shandling, comedian and Larry Sanders Show star, dies at 66

Garry Shandling, the Emmy-winning stand-up comedian who created and starred in one of TV’s most influential comedies with <i>The Larry Sanders Show</i>, died …

Patty Duke: A Life in Pictures

Award Shows

James Noble dead: Benson actor dies at 94

James Noble, best known for his role as Governor Eugene Gatling on <i>Benson</i>, has died, <i>The New York Times</i> reports. Noble passed away on Monday at Norwalk …

Patty Duke dead at 69: Miracle Worker actress dies

Patty Duke, the film, television, and stage actress who won an Academy Award at age 16 for her role as Helen Keller in <i>A Miracle Worker</i>, has died. She …

Ronnie Corbett, 'true great' of British TV comedy, dies aged 85

TV star known for his work in The Two Ronnies, particularly his rambling monologues, died surrounded by his family<p>Ronnie Corbett’s best clips, from the Two Ronnies’ Fork Handles to Extras<p>Ronnie Corbett, one of Britain’s most popular entertainers, who was a regular television fixture for more than …

Comedy

Ranking the Grammys performances, from worst to best

The Grammys are purportedly about giving out awards, but the ceremony is really all about the performances.<p>We’ve put them in order, from worst to best, with commentary from The Post’s entertainment reporters.<p><b>19. Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper and Joe Perry</b> take the stage with their new rock supergroup …

Music

First episode of X-Files revival panned by critics

The reviews are out there … and they aren’t great.<p>Critics, along with the Hollywood hoi polloi, got a sneak peek of the first episode of The X-Files …

TV

'Suicidal Deer' Sign Should Definitely Get Drivers' Attention

Because the buck doesn't always stop here.<p>Apparently, just regular old “deer crossing” highway signs weren’t getting the message across.<p>People of the Internet are fawning over a sign in rural Ford County, Illinois, that warns of “suicidal deer” on the highway.<p>But Ford County officials aren’t the …

Seatbelt

L.A. Mourns David Bowie With Special Events All This Month

Because of social media, but mostly because of the man himself, I will venture to declare this <i>the</i> musical mourning of our lifetimes. More than Lemmy. …

Rock icon David Bowie dies at 69

Iconic rock musician David Bowie has died of cancer at age 69. The news was announced in a statement on Bowie's social media sites:<p>"David Bowie died …

David Bowie

David Bowie, rock icon, passes away at age 69

Was there ever a more tireless icon than David Bowie?<p>The superstar passed away on Jan. 10, just two days after the release of his latest studio …

David Bowie

Photos: Fans Pay Tribute At David Bowie's Hollywood Star

Following the news of David Bowie's untimely death, fans have gathered to pay tribute at the Starman's star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. [ more › ]

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Photos: David Bowie's Performances & Appearances In L.A. Over The Decades

From shows at The Forum, The Greek and even LAX, here's a look back at Bowie's many memorable performances and appearances in L.A. over the years. [ …

David Bowie

LAPD chief recommends charges in fatal Venice police shooting

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck has recommended that prosecutors file criminal charges against an officer who shot and killed an unarmed …

Justice

10 Weird L.A. Places Everyone Should Visit Once (VIDEO)

<b>1. The Proud Bird</b><p>The Proud Bird isn't a hip take on retro flights. The LAX-adjacent restaurant dates back to 1967 and its focus is on the aviation …

David Bowie Dead at 69 After 'Courageous 18-Month Battle with Cancer'

David Bowie died of cancer Sunday in New York, PEOPLE confirms. The music legend was 69.<p>The news was released late Sunday on his official Facebook …

Obituary: David Bowie

<b>David Bowie was one of the most influential musicians of his time, constantly re-inventing his persona and sound, from the 1960s hippy of Space Oddity, through Ziggy Stardust and the Thin White Duke to his later incarnation as a soulful rocker.</b><p>Where before, artists and groups either evolved their …

David Bowie

David Bowie: A Life in Pictures

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My favourite Bowie song – by Florence, Marianne Faithfull, Julien Temple, Noel Fielding and more

We asked musicians, artists, film-makers and more to tell us about the Bowie song that means the most to them …<p>Bobby Gillespie (Primal Scream): The Jean Genie<p>I must have been 11 when I first heard The Jean Genie on the radio, when I was getting ready to go to school, and I’ve loved it ever since. I …

David Bowie

'We thought he'd go on for ever': Bowie fans gather worldwide to pay tribute

From Brixton to Beckenham, Berlin and New York, mountains of flowers and notes show how singer touched millions of lives<p>From Brixton, where he was born, to Beckenham, where he came of age; from Berlin, which generated three of his 25 remarkable albums, to New York’s Soho, his home for the past two …

David Bowie

To suburban British-Asian kids like me, David Bowie was an unexpected hero

Back in 1970s Britain, Bowie’s imperviousness to ridicule and determination to better himself was thrilling. Even my mum liked him<p>“It is a sign of our times that a man with a painted face and carefully adjusted lipstick should inspire adoration from an audience of girls aged between 14 and 20. An …

David Bowie

How the newspapers reacted to David Bowie's death – in pictures

The musician’s death dominated the front pages on Tuesday. Here is how it was reported

David Bowie

Nile Rodgers: 'The first time I listened to David Bowie I was naked on a Miami beach'

The producer of Let’s Dance, Bowie’s biggest-selling album, asked the singer if he’d made it too funky. ‘Is there such a thing?’ he replied<p>I remember the first time I ever heard David Bowie’s music because I was naked! Big time! It was in the most romantic, amazing, hippy situation you can think of …

Music

Helen Green's reinventions of David Bowie – in pictures

A lifelong fan of David Bowie, illustrator Helen Green has captured the star’s many reinventions with 29 mini-portraits. The images, which span 50 years from 1964, were put together for Bowie’s 68th birthday this month. “I’ve grown up with Bowie’s music, and many of his albums are my all-time …

David Bowie

David Bowie obituary

Artist who blazed a trail of musical trends and pop fashion, reinventing himself, his music and media across many decades<p>Until the last, David Bowie, who has died of cancer, was still capable of springing surprises. His latest album, Blackstar, appeared on his 69th birthday on 8 January, and showed …

David Bowie

David Bowie's 8 most memorable movie roles

The 69-year-old was known for generation-defining music that spanned over 40 years, but in that time he also took on movie roles that were as eclectic as his music. And while he was by no means prolific on the screen, what he left stays with us just as much as his songs.<p>From an alien, to a vampire, …

Looking Back at David Bowie's Most Powerful and Influential Songs

The Thin White Duke has died at 69, leaving behind some of the greatest music of all time. Here are some of the VICE staff's favorites.<p>The Thin White Duke has died at 69, leaving behind some of the greatest songs of all time. Here, some of our writers choose their favorites and explain what he …

A heavy night; New Year's Eve revellers, in pictures - Telegraph

New Year's Eve