Hundreds of firefighters, aided by helicopters dropping fire retardant and water, battled two large wildfires that threatened to merge near the most populated part of the US state of Oregon, including the suburbs of Portland.
At least 10 people have died and 16 are missing as a Northern California wildfire continues to wreak havoc.
Numerous wildfires are burning in Oregon’s forested valleys and along the coast, destroying hundreds of homes and causing mass evacuations.
Three people have died in a California wildfire which has forced thousands of people to flee their homes.
Two TikTok stars have been charged with violating public health orders after allegedly hosting parties at a Hollywood mansion despite large gatherings being outlawed amid the coronavirus pandemic, prosecutors in Los Angeles said.
Light winds and scattered thundershowers early on Thursday helped to calm the flames of a huge wildfire that has prompted evacuations north of Los Angeles.
Prosecutors in Los Angeles has filed a request to extradite Harvey Weinstein from New York, in a bid to try the disgraced Hollywood producer on five counts of sexual assault.
Qantas’s last Boeing 747 aeroplane left a farewell message in the sky as it flew from Australia for the final time.
Pubs, clubs and restaurants are emerging as front lines in global efforts to prevent the resurgence of coronavirus.
Harvey Weinstein’s extradition to Los Angeles has been delayed by the coronavirus pandemic, prosecutors have said.
Police Scotland officers have spoken to the writer Neil Gaiman who admitted to travelling more than 11,000 miles from New Zealand to his house in Skye in breach of Scotland’s lockdown rules.
Disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has been charged with a new count of sexual assault, prosecutors in Los Angeles have said.
A British woman who alleges she was sexually assaulted by Harvey Weinstein has admitted to feeling “torn” after the once all-powerful Hollywood executive was acquitted on the most serious charges following his trial in New York.
South Korean dark comedy Parasite has continued its remarkable awards season run as it emerged victorious at the Oscars.
Violinist Nicola Benedetti has said she feels “honoured” after winning a Grammy Award at the ceremony in Los Angeles.
The Screen Actors Guild Awards took place in Los Angeles on Sunday, with Hollywood’s biggest and brightest stars turning out for the ceremony. Parasite, Renee Zellweger and Joaquin Phoenix were among the winners and Phoebe Waller-Bridge continued her awards show hot streak. Here are some of the best pictures from the night:
Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Olivia Colman are among the British stars who were honoured at the Golden Globes, alongside Sir Sam Mendes, Taron Egerton and Sir Elton John.
Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Olivia Colman are once again the toast of Hollywood following a night to celebrate for British talent at the Golden Globes.
The red carpet Golden Globes was dominated by a host of stars in white ensembles, led by Jennifer Lopez in a show-stopping gown.
The first-ever Amy Winehouse exhibition in the United States will debut at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles next month.
Britain’s KSI has won his six-round cruiserweight bout against fellow YouTube personality Logan Paul in Los Angeles.
An ensemble worn by Hollywood screen siren Marilyn Monroe in one of her most famous roles has been sold at auction for 280,000 US dollars (£216,000).
Popular US rock group My Chemical Romance have announced they are reuniting for a comeback show.
Kylie Jenner has filed for a restraining order after alleging a man scaled a security gate on her property and “aggressively” knocked on the front door.
Phoebe Waller-Bridge reflected on an “extraordinary” 12 months as she was named British artist of the year.
Black Panther star Lupita Nyong’o has defended superhero films after some of the most venerated figures in cinema dismissed the genre.
Steve Coogan has said comedians have a responsibility to target the powerful and not the weak as he waded into the debate on the state of comedy.
Adele has wished rapper Drake happy birthday after being pictured attending his star-studded party in Los Angeles.
Actor Ryan Phillippe has reached a settlement with a model who alleged he assaulted her, days before his ex-wife Reese Witherspoon was set to appear at the trial.
A man charged with selling rapper Mac Miller the drugs that killed him last year has pleaded not guilty in federal court in Los Angeles.