US Weekly

  1. Jeffrey Ressner, Journalist Who Worked for The Hollywood Reporter, Dies at 56

    July 01, 2014 2:42 PM EDT Veteran writer worked for L.A.Weekly, Cash Box, Hollywood Reporter, Rolling Stone, Time Magazine and Politico in distinguished career. Jeffrey Ressner, a familiar figure on the local entertainment journalism scene who wrote for Cash Box, The Holly ...

  2. Gus Wenner Promoted to Head of Digital Across Wenner Media

    June 25, 2014 10:47 AM EDT About a year after Rolling Stone founder Jann Wenner tapped his 23-year-old, fresh-out-of-college son Gus to lead RollingStone.com, the younger Wenner has been promoted to head of digital for all Wenner Media's digital titles, including the w ...

  3. A Britney Spears Exit From 'X Factor': How Much Would It Hurt?

    December 27, 2012 11:09 PM EST Two weeks after Antonio "L.A." Reid confirmed that the second season of the U.S. version of "The X Factor" would be his last on the judges panel, rumors of Britney Spears' exit from the show spread on Thursday (Dec. 27), f ...

  4. Report: Simon Cowell Wants Britney Spears Out of 'X Factor'

    December 27, 2012 1:30 PM EST The departures may be continuing for Simon Cowell's reality singing show "The X Factor," with Us Weekly reporting that Britney Spears and her $15 million contract will be following now-ex judge L.A. Reid out the door. "It isn&# ...

  5. Nicki Minaj Joining 'American Idol' (Report)

    August 20, 2012 1:42 PM EDT Ever since Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler stepped down from their "American Idol" judges' chairs, rumors have swirled about which stars will be asked to fill their seats. The first replacement announced last month was Mariah Carey ...

  6. Zooey Deschanel and Death Cab For Cutie's Ben Gibbard Split

    November 02, 2011 10:51 AM EDT The indie-rock romance to rule them all has ended: She & Him singer and actress Zooey Deschanel and Death Cab For Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard have separated after two years of marriage. A representative for Death Cab has confirmed the split to ...

  7. 5 Factors That Set Up Taylor Swift's Blockbuster Week

    November 03, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The million-plus first-week sales of Taylor Swift's album "Speak Now" benefited from a combination of savvy planning and media exposure. Here are five things that helped. 1. Going Away For A While As sales of her second album " ...

  8. The Billboard Q&A: THR Editorial Director Janice Min

    May 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT When Janice Min took over as editor of Us Weekly in 2003, the weekly magazine was "hemorrhaging money" (her words) and focused almost exclusively on television and movie actors. By the time she left in 2009, she had made the publication ...

  9. Janice Min Named Editorial Director Of The Hollywood Reporter

    May 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Janice Min has been named editorial director of the Hollywood Reporter, sister publication of Billboard, parent company e5 Global Media announced Wednesday morning. "Janice dramatically transformed the landscape of entertainment journalism,&q ...

  10. 7-Eleven, Whole Foods Come Together for Fab 4

    August 31, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Beatles will get a little help from new corporate friends on Sept. 9 when EMI Music embarks on the global launch of its digitally remastered Beatles catalog on CD to coincide with the release of videogame The Beatles: Rock Band. It will be har ...

  11. Swift In Denim Deal

    May 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Country sensation Taylor Swift is partnering with Jones Apparel Group. The 18-year-old singer-songwriter will be the face of the L.e.i. back-to-school print, mobile and online advertising campaign, which will be called "This is L.e.i. Country ...

  12. Judge Dismisses Spears' Libel Suit Vs. Us Weekly

    November 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST A California judge has dismissed a libel suit brought by Britney Spears accusing Us Weekly magazine of fabricating a story about a sexually explicit video the pop star and her husband made together. A California judge has dismissed a libel suit br ...

  13. Sony Card Gets Promo Blitz

    June 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sony Corp. of America and Bank One are launching a campaign to create awareness for the Sony Card, a credit card offering consumers reward points that can be used in purchasing Sony products. Sony Corp. of America and Bank One are launching a camp ...