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Pete Davidson’s Instagram post began: “I really don’t want to be on this earth anymore.” Above: Davidson last month in New York.

Pete Davidson of ‘Saturday Night Live’ is OK after concerning Instagram post

Davidson appeared to have deleted his Instagram account shortly after posting a troubling message that began: “I really don’t want to be on this earth anymore.”

FILE - In this April 5, 2016 file photo, actress Eliza Dushku poses at the premiere of the film


Scandal-plagued CBS grants $20M to 18 women’s rights groups

The pledge comes after the network acknowledged that it reached a $9.5 million confidential settlement last year with actress Eliza Dushku, who said she was written off the show “Bull” after complaining about on-set sexual comments.


NECC gala raises $775,000 for autism education and research

Nearly 450 guests attended the event, which was hosted by KISS 108’s Billy Costa.

Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen presents a creation by Colcci during the 2015 Summer collections of the Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on April 2, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Nelson ALMEIDA (Photo credit should read NELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Gisele Bundchen is still one of the highest-paid models in the world, according to Forbes

Even in “retirement,” the supermodel pulls in the big bucks.

Chris Pratt arrives for the 2018 MTV Movie and TV Awards June 2018 and Katherine Schwarzenegger in 2014 (NINA PROMMER/EPA/Shutterstock (Pratt) and Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Chris Pratt shared a heartfelt birthday message for Katherine Schwarzenegger

“Your smile lights up the room. I’ve cherished our time together. Thrilled God put you in my life,” the actor wrote.

Emma Watson, Eliza Scanlen, Saoirse Ronan, and Florence Pugh on the set of


Emma Watson posted a really sweet ‘Little Women’ cast photo

"I could never love anyone as I love my sisters," she captioned it. (But don't worry, Timothée Chalamet is in it too.)

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (right) and Senate Minority Leader Senator Chuck Schumer (left) walked out of the West Wing to speak to members of the media outside of the White House Tuesday.


Nancy Pelosi and ‘Big Coat Energy’

Tuesday’s Oval Office drama got the meme treatment online, but it was the House Minority Leader’s coat that set social media ablaze.

CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 21: Ayla Brown performs the National Anthem during the opening of the evening session on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump received the number of votes needed to secure the party's nomination. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicked off on July 18. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)


Ayla Brown is coming to the Boston airwaves

The “American Idol” finalist will be a co-host on “Jackson and Ayla Brown” on Country 102.5.

From left: Maxime Sanchez, Isaiah J. Thompson, Tom Oren, and Herbie Hancock are shown onstage during the awards presentation at the 2018 Thelonious Monk Institute Of Jazz International Piano Competition.


Berklee student Tom Oren wins international jazz competition

Berklee student Tom Oren, 24, won the 2018 Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz International Piano Competition at the Kennedy Center in Washington earlier this month.

House minority leader Nancy Pelosi, a California Democrat, spoke with members of the media at the White House on Tuesday.

For those who swooned for Nancy Pelosi’s coat: It’s making a comeback

The Max Mara coat, which the House minority leader wore while departing the White House Tuesday, will be making a comeback.

Director Peter Berg at the Massachusetts Production Coalition's Holiday Meeting at District Hall.


‘Mark is family’: Peter Berg talks about buddy Wahlberg, ‘Wonderland’

Berg, in town directing “Wonderland” for Netflix, was the featured speaker at the Massachusetts Production Coalition’s holiday event.

Gisele Bundchen and James Corden on


Why Gisele Bundchen got her helicopter license while 7 months pregnant

Plus, watch Bundchen and James Corden try an adorable “Toddlerography” dance fitness class.


BU dean objects to portrayal in Gary Hart movie ‘The Front Runner’

Tom Fiedler, who wrote the story that effectively ended Hart’s presidential bid, sent the film’s creators a letter requesting that they “acknowledge that the film’s depiction of me is essentially a fiction.”

5 things to do in Boston this weekend

Here are ways to get out of your home and not be bored in the city this weekend.

Nancy Carell, left, and Steve Carell arrive at the premiere of


One of Steve Carell’s fans accidentally hit him with her car

Luckily the Acton native was completely fine.

Kathie Lee Gifford has been part of the “Today” show for 11 years.

Kathie Lee Gifford to leave NBC’s ‘Today’ show in April

Kathie Lee Gifford will put aside her morning glass of wine and step away from NBC’s “Today” show in April.

Pamela Gardner


Local meteorologist Pamela Gardner is switching TV stations

She is leaving WBZ and heading to NBC10 Boston and NECN.

Nancy Carell, left, and Steve Carell arrive at the premiere of

Steve Carell remembers his Massachusetts wedding day perfectly 23 years later

It’s been more than 23 years since Acton native Steve Carell and his wife, Nancy Carell, exchanged vows back in August 1995. But the actor remembers their wedding like it was yesterday.

Amanda Palmer with Violinist, and Patrick Q. Wright, and vocalist Edward Ka-Spel performing at the Middle East. Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe (Lifestyle,)


Amanda Palmer announces new album, drops new single

“There Will Be No Intermission” is Palmer’s first solo studio album in six years.

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 06: Mark Wahlberg and Peter Berg attend the 9th Hamilton Behind The Camera Awards at Exchange LA on November 6, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tibrina Hobson/Getty Images)


‘Wonderland’ director Peter Berg to speak at MPC holiday meeting

Held at District Hall, the festive meet-up for the Massachusetts Production Coalition kicks off with a cocktail hour, or two.

Bob Woodward appears at the Wilbur Tuesday.


Bob Woodward, ahead of Boston appearance, says Trump makes decisions ‘without a factual basis’

Two-time Pulitzer winner Bob Woodward spoke with the Globe ahead of his visit to The Wilbur on Tuesday.

Kirk (right) and Michael Douglas at a Nov. 6 ceremony where Michael Douglas received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.


Kirk Douglas celebrates 102nd birthday

The actor got to celebrate his birthday with a special video message from his daughter-in-law.

11namesAffleck -- Ben Affleck in the Netflix action-drama


Ben Affleck in his newest role: ‘You cannot go back to your normal life after tonight’

The Cambridge native plays the lead in Netflix action-drama “Triple Frontier.”

Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III with CLF president Bradley Campbell at the gala.


Representative Kennedy honored at Conservation Law Foundation gala

The Conservation Law Foundation gave its President’s Award to congressman Joseph P. Kennedy III during its biennial gala last week.

Eva Furlong of Winchester (second from right) attended “The Nutcracker” with daughters Maya and Nina and sister-in-law Donna.


Winchester family wins ArtsBoston prize for buying 250,000th ticket

Eva Furlong of Winchester bought the milestone ticket and went with her family to Saturday’s matinee of Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre’s performance of “The Nutcracker.”

From left: City Councilor Annissa Essaibi-George, Kerry Kavanaugh, RESOLVE New England Executive Director Kate Weldon LeBlanc at 31 Nights of Light.


Kerry Kavanaugh lights up the Prudential Center

The Boston 25 news anchor and investigative reporter and RESOLVE New England helped light the top of the Prudential Center orange as part of the 10th Annual 31 Nights of Light program.

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Watch the first trailer for ‘Avengers: Endgame’

Sudbury native Chris Evans gets tearful as Captain America in what may be his last film in the role.

Malala Yousafzai, 2014 Nobel Laureate, gestured to the crowd after accepting the 2018 Gleitsman Award at the Harvard Kennedy School in Cambridge Thursday.


Malala Yousafzai receives award for activism at Harvard, offers advice to incoming lawmakers

The Gleitsman Award was given to Malala Yousafzai, who came to international attention after a masked gunman shot her in retaliation for speaking out in support of girls’ right to education.

Old, homophobic tweets by Kevin Hart (above) have drawn scrutiny.

Kevin Hart steps down as Oscars host after old homophobic tweets surface

Hart told critics that they should ‘‘stop being negative’’ after the years-old tweets were uncovered.

Boston, MA 12-5-18: Aly Raisman is pictured as she speaks at The Massachusets Conference For Women event held at the Boston Convention Center. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)


Aly Raisman tells Boston audience what she thinks the media often ignores about her sexual abuse

“I don’t have any control over how the media covers my story,” the Olympic gold medalist and Needham native said at the Massachusetts Conference for Women.

07namesHolidayPops -- (Left to Right) Regina Pisa, Alex Cora, Laura Osnes, John Power, Keith Lockhart, and Jerry Remy. (Michael Blanchard/BSO)


Company Christmas at Pops raises over $1 million

Broadway star Laura Osnes, Red Sox manager Alex Cora, and broadcaster Jerry Remy were a part of the celebration.

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5 things to do in Boston this weekend

Here are ways to get out of your home and not be bored in the city this weekend.

Boyz II Men perform at MGH's CenterStage. (Tara Bricking Carvalho/MGH)


Mass. General raises almost $5 million for cancer research, with the help of Boyz II Men

The group performed some of its greatest hits at CenterStage event at the MFA.

06namesmalone - Post Malone chats with Strega owner Nick Varano at Strega Waterfront on Tuesday. (The Varano Group)

Post Malone posted up for dinner in Boston Tuesday night

The chart-topping rapper greeted fans and restaurant staff in the Seaport.

Ambassador Scott Brown at a Celtics game earlier this year.

Ambassador Scott Brown qualifies for world triathlon championship for his age bracket

The former Republican senator from Mass. shared the news in a weekend Twitter post.

05names - Travis Scott performs at The Grand on Sunday, Dec. 2. (Big Night Entertainment Group)


Travis Scott visits Harvard, parties with Celtics during whirlwind day in Boston

Oh, and the rapper performed at TD Garden.

Pete Davidson.


Pete Davidson coming to Boston area for New Year’s Eve show

The 25-year-old “Saturday Night Live” star will headline a New Year’s Eve performance “with friends” at the Chevalier Theatre in Medford.

04namesRodman --Finn Stenfors and Paul Wahlberg at the 16th Annual Celebration for Kids. (Alyce L. O'Connell Photography)


Celebration for Kids raises over $1 million, draws more than 60 local restaurants

The Rodman for Kids 16th Annual Celebration for Kids gala raised more than $1 million on Saturday, and proceeds from the event will go to youth organizations throughout Massachusetts.

04namesScholoarship -- (Left to right) Miss Massachusetts USA 2019 Kelly O'Grady, Bailey Medeiros, Tom Leyden, and Miss Massachusetts Teen USA 2019 Annie Lu. (Robert Hare)

A holiday fete for higher education

“Kick Off the Holidays Party” was part of an effort to raise money for the Women’s Empowerment Scholarship, which provides financial aid to young women pursuing higher education.

Mahershala Ali as Dr. Donald Shirley and Viggo Mortensen as Tony Vallelonga in “Green Book,” directed by Peter Farrelly.

A little coffee talk put ‘Green Book’ on a path to the big screen

The film tells the true story of a Bronx bouncer and the famed jazz pianist he is hired to drive and safeguard during a 1962 tour of racially segregated cities in the South. That unlikely friendship would never have made it to the big screen were it not for another, according to Currie.

Actress Priyanka Chopra attends the Tiffany & Co. 2018 Blue Book Collection: The Four Seasons of Tiffany celebration at Studio 525 on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Priyanka Chopra said she faced racist taunts as a teenager in Newton

The actress told Vogue that she heard insults like, “Go back on the elephant you came on,” and, “Oh, my God, do you smell the curry?” as an 11th grader.

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Mindy Kaling’s new film starring Emma Thompson is headed to Sundance

The Cambridge native shared the news on social media, along with a first official look.

Actor Matt Damon (2nd L) and his wife Luciana Bozan Barroso (L) pose with actress Emily Blunt (2nd R) and actor John Krasinski (R) as they arrive for the 22nd Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards in New York November 26, 2012. Damon will be presented with a career tribute at the awards. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT)


Matt Damon on what makes John Krasinski and Emily Blunt special

The Cambridge native offered the duo praise for landing on EW’s Entertainers of the Year list.

Jonny Sun is an illustrator, twitter personality and MIT PhD candidate, who has an new interactive exhibit at the Cambridge library. Photo Credit Wesley Taylor.

A 28-year-old MIT doctoral student is writing his first movie


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At long last, Billy Ruane Square is coming to Cambridge

Eight years after the Boston music icon’s death, Billy Ruane is finally getting a memorial.

FILE - In this July 20, 2018, file photo, John Cena attends the

John Cena to receive the SI Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

The award is given yearly to an athlete or sports figure who “embodies the ideals of sportsmanship, leadership and philanthropy and has used sports as a platform to make the world a better place,” according to a press release.

Academy Award-winning actor and producer Michael Douglas receives the Bette Davis Lifetime Achievement Award from The Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center and the Bette Davis Foundation on Nov. 28, 2018. (Cydney Scott for Boston University Photography)

Michael Douglas visits Boston to receive a pair of lifetime achievement awards

The veteran actor was in fine form at Boston University on Wednesday night.

John Mayer and Bob Weir perform with Dead & Company in concert at Fenway Park on July 15, 2016.

Dead & Company will play Gillette Stadium this summer

The jam band is coming back to Massachusetts.

Senator Dianne Feinstein (left) will be portrayed by Annette Bening (right) in “The Report,” which premieres at Sundance.


Sundance Film Festival unveils 2019 feature film slate

Annette Bening plays Senator Dianne Feinstein, Zac Efron takes on Ted Bundy, Awkwafina dives into a dramatic role, and Harvey Weinstein gets a documentary spotlight in films that will premiere at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival in January.

5 things to do in Boston this weekend

Here are ways to get out of your home and not be bored in the city this weekend.