Alicia Keys will be taking a seat as one of The Voice's new judges. [...]
The Rolling Stones gave half-a-million Cubans what they needed Friday night at Ciudad Deportiva de la Habana -- a free outdoor concert that lasted for more than two hours, starting with “Jumpin’ Jack Flash” and ending just before 11 p.m. with “Satisfaction,” which got the crowd literally jumping from the familiar opening chords.[...]
Tyrese Gibson’s backyard is as luxuriously cool as you’d imagine. It's decked out with a modern pool, cozy fire pits, multiple movie screens, and GibsiHana -- his own version of the Japanese hibachi hot spot Benihana -- complete with a skilled and theatrical chef.[...]
Gwen Stefani debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart with This Is What the Truth Feels Like, earning her first chart-topper as a solo artist. The album, her third release, earned 84,000 equivalent album units in the week ending March 24, according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum it sold 76,000 in pure album sales.[...]
Rihanna’s Anti moves back to No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart, collecting its second week at the top. The diva’s set earned another 54,000 equivalent album units in the week ending March 17, according to Nielsen Music.
Taylor Swift spent Friday night (March 18) singing and dancing with friends at Las Vegas’ Omnia nightclub, where boyfriend Calvin Harris was performing
At Thursday’s Desert Town Hall speaker series, ex-CIA director and retired Gen. David Petraeus attempted to dispel theories about the 2012 attack on Benghazi that killed U.S. ambassador Christopher Stevens and three others, framing the incident, instead, as tragic but avoidable.
Sitting outdoors at a quiet Tripoli cafe, Libyans wonder how a third government could possibly take up residence in a capital controlled by armed groups who reject it.
Editors’ Note: While much has been made of U.S. plans to counter ISIS in Libya, little is known about the role the Italians are playing, write Matteo Garavoglia and Leore Ben Chorin. Italians and Americans should better coordinate their efforts. This post originally appeared on The National Interest.[...]
The Libyan coastguard on Sunday stopped three boats carrying 600 migrants including pregnant women trying to cross the Mediterranean to Europe, an official said.[...]
In the aftermath of the 2012 Benghazi attack that killed four Americans, Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn tasked the intelligence community for information on Iran’s involvement in the attack.[...]
Nine migrants trying to reach Europe have drowned off Libya and hundreds more been rescued, the Red Crescent said Sunday amid fears of an increase in crossing attempts as the route from Turkey closes.[...]