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Avril Lavigne: I’m Battling Lyme Disease

Avril Lavigne has been under the weather for the past few months, and it sounds more serious than she initially let on. In the “Complicated” singer’s cover story with PEOPLE, she revealed that she’s been diagnosed with Lyme Disease, explaining that she believes she was bitten by a tick last spring. Lavigne, who says she…

Tara Reid’s Beach Look Has Fans Concerned

Tara Reid hasn’t been in the media much these days, aside from “Sharknado” sequel news. But the 39-year-old actress’s most recent trip to the beach has fans concerned, according to E! Online. Reid seems thinner than usual in a tiny bikini, attending a bachelorette party in Miami and hanging out in the sun with friends.…

Comedy Central “Stands By” New “Daily Show” Host Trevor Noah

The Internet was buzzing with joy over Trevor Noah being named Jon Stewart’s “Daily Show” successor… for about five minutes. The Twitterverse turned on the South African comedian after a few people did their due diligence, parsing through his past tweets and finding some unsavory comments, primarily jokes about Jewish people and women. In response,…

J.Lo Reflects on Selena 20 Years After Her Death

Tuesday marks the 20th anniversary of Selena’s murder, and Jennifer Lopez is reflecting on the life of the singer who had such an enormous impact on her own career. Speaking with “Billboard,” J.Lo explained that she was inspired to release her first album, 1999’s “On the 6,” after performing a concert in front of “30,000…

“New Girl” Earns A Season 5 Renewal

She’s not so new anymore, but that’s OK: “New Girl” has been picked up for a fifth season! FOX has picked the Zooey Deschanel-led sitcom for another season, “Four seasons in, ‘New Girl’ continues to be one of the smartest and most relatable comedies on television,” FOX Entertainment President David Madden said in the release.…

Ed Sheeran’s Fall Tour Dates Multiply

As Ed Sheeran’s popularity continues to multiply, so shall the number of cities he’ll tour in the U.S. Because most of his North American headlining tour sold out “in minutes,” according to an official press release, he’s adding a second leg to his tour beginning in September. Sheeran is touring in support of his latest…

Bravo Greenlights “Real Housewives” Spinoff for NeNe and Kim

NeNe Leakes is continuing her bid for total domination of the Bravo network. Along with being the sole original castmate still on “Real Housewives of Atlanta” and a favorite clubhouse guest for Andy Cohen’s “Watch What Happens Live,” NeNe will star in a new spinoff with former “RHOA” star Kim Zolciak. NeNe and Kim will…