The annual Burning Man festival in Nevada's Black Rock Desert has been marred by a death.
Acclaimed writer Robert Hass has been honoured with a $100,000 (£58,824) lifetime achievement prize from officials at the Academy of American Poets.
Not everyone felt like going apparently.
Actress Kristen Bell surprised an audience at a Frozen sing-along event in California on Friday (22Aug14), by making an appearance to introduce the film.
Provocative hip-hop star M.I.A.'s three-year battle with America's National Football League officials over the rude finger gesture she flipped during the 2012 Super Bowl half-time show has been resolved.
Veteran rockers Motley Crue were soaked on stage as they took part in the charity ice bucket challenge during a show in Virginia on Wednesday night (20Aug14).
Rihanna, Katy Perry and Coldplay have reportedly emerged as the frontrunners to perform at America's 2015 Super Bowl halftime show.
Actress Kristen Bell and her Veronica Mars castmates have reunited for a new web series spin-off of the hit cult TV show.
Mad Men star Christina Hendricks has poked fun at discrimination in the workplace by portraying her 1960s character in a modern office setting for a new FunnyOrDie.com video.
Director Zachary Shedd has appealed to independent film fans to help fund his forthcoming movie by launching a crowdfunding campaign online.
Forget Demi and Ashton. These celebrity spouses have some major age differences.