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'X-Men' director calls sex abuse suit a shakedown

'X-Men' director calls sex abuse suit a shakedown
Plaintiff Michael Egan III, 31, takes questions from the media during a news conference in Beverly Hills, Calif., Monday, April 21, 2014.
The director of the upcoming "X-Men" film is calling a lawsuit that accuses him of raping an aspiring model and actor in 1999 a shakedown.

What's cooking? Gorgeous kitchens

What's cooking? Gorgeous kitchens
This San Juan Island Guesthouse was completed by Rohleder Borges Architecture and features a stone veneer, floor and cedar structure. (Image: San Juan Island Guesthouse / Porch.com)

Usually the most important part of kitchens is what's cooking inside them. In these instances we'd be pretty happy eating cardboard and nails if it came with these views. Thanks Porch.com for the photos of these amazing PNW kitchens!

Joan Rivers refuses to apologize to women held captive

Joan Rivers refuses to apologize to women held captive
This Feb. 21, 2013 photo shows comedian Joan Rivers, left, and her daughter Melissa Rivers in New York. (Photo by Dan Hallman/Invision/AP)
Joan Rivers refuses to apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity of three women kidnapped in Cleveland.

Shark Tank casting call this weekend

Shark Tank casting call this weekend
ABC's Shark Tank show is having an open casting call this Saturday at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Seattle. (Image: KOMO News)

If you have a great business or product idea, now is the time to take action. ABC's The Shark Tank casting producers are coming to Seattle this weekend for open casting calls.  

Kate shows off new royal style in Down Under tour

Kate shows off new royal style in Down Under tour
Britain's Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, waves following a walk in Civic Square in Wellington, New Zealand, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Prince William and Kate are on the last day of their official visit to New Zealand before traveling to Australia with their son, Prince George. (AP Photo/Marty Melville, Pool)
Kate's dilemma: What to pack for a two-week trip, when your itinerary includes everything from state receptions and church services to toddler playdates and cricket games?

Photos: Celebrities show off their tattoos

Photos: Celebrities show off their tattoos
MTV Movie Awards 2014 Arrivals held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live! Featuring: Rihanna Where: Los Angeles, California, United States When: 13 Apr 2014 Credit: Adriana M. Barraza/WENN.com

Sony developing live-action Barbie comedy

Sony developing live-action Barbie comedy
A mock-up cover of Barbie on a Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue is displayed at the Mattel booth at the American International Toy Fair in New York.
Sony Pictures, Mattel and Parkes+MacDonald/Image Nation have partnered to create a live-action movie focused on the iconic doll.