Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dies at 89

Landau was the crafty master of disguise for the TV version of “Mission: Impossible,” then capped a long and versatile career with an Oscar for his poignant portrayal of aging horror movie star Bela Lugosi in 1994’s “Ed Wood.”

Rapper DMX busted on tax fraud charges

The rapper raked in millions from his songs and avoided paying taxes by setting up accounts in other’s names and paying personal expenses largely in cash.

‘Spider-Man’ slings $117 million debut and Sony rejoices

“Homecoming” was one of the biggest tests yet for the notion that domestic moviegoers are growing weary of sequels and reboots and suffering so-called “franchise fatigue.” ”Homecoming” kicks off the third “Spider-Man” iteration in the last 15 years, and the second reboot since 2014’s “The Amazing Spider-Man,” with Andrew Garfield.

Tom Brady to offer secret to success in debut book

“The TB12 Method: How to Achieve a Lifetime of Sustained Peak Performance” is described by the publisher as an “athletes’ Bible.” It will explore Brady’s path to his unusual training and exercise regimen.

July 4th by the numbers

So what are Americans doing and buying for Independence Day? This short video with data from wallethub.com has some answers.

Greta Van Susteren out as MSNBC host

Van Susteren tweeted Thursday afternoon that “I am out at MSNBC.” The network confirmed it, and said she will be replaced at the 6 p.m. hour by a show hosted by Ari Melber.