Emmitt Smith and Property Brothers' Jonathan Scott Withdraw as Miss USA Judges After Donald Trump Comments

Emmitt Smith is the latest star to back out of the Miss USA pageant.

The football hero, who was scheduled to be a judge for the beauty pageant on July 12, announced in a Facebook post on Wednesday that he was backing out in response to Donald Trump’s controversial comments about Mexicans.

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#HuskyNation or #OnWisconsin: Which Celebs Are Rooting for Which Final Four Teams?

With March Madness whittling down to its Final Four (Connecticut, Florida, Kentucky and Wisconsin, for those just tuning in now), sports fans have moved from cheering on the success of their own brackets to rooting for their favorites of the quartet of teams remaining. Celebrities are no different.

Gilles Marini Clueless at Helping Son Prep for School Football Team

Helping a son prepare for his high school sports team is a proud moment for any father. But when Gilles Marini’s teenage son decided to join the football team, there was just one problem: His father had “no clue” how the game was played.

“I have no idea about [American] football, no clue!” Marini, 37, told PEOPLE with a laugh while attending Wednesday’s Los Angeles premiere of The World’s End with son Georges.

Dancing with the Stars Season 15 Finalists Revealed

They were so close!

After five couples performed mixed-up routines and a tribute to Michael Jackson on Dancing with the Stars the night before, two contestants were sent packing Tuesday night, just one week short of season 15’s all-star finale. And that’s got to hurt.

Going into the elimination, it stacked up like this: Shawn Johnson and Derek Hough were in the lead with 59 out of 60 points.

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Dancing with the Stars: Couples Perform Crazy Combinations in Semi-Finals

It’s the semi-finals!

The remaining five couples on Dancing with the Stars faced two rounds of competition on Monday. First, the pairs performed mixed-up routines, blending uncommon styles with unusual themes. Then, they celebrated the 25th anniversary of Michael Jackson’s hit album Bad with more traditional ballroom numbers.

Keep reading for all the details and scores …

Dancing with the Stars: Which Couple Had a Perfect Night?

After performing twice last week, the remaining couples on Dancing with the Stars had double duty again Monday night. Each pair performed a tribute to America’s troops as well as a trio dance with an eliminated pro or member of the DWTS troupe.

And it was a night of big scores! But the pressure is on ahead of Tuesday’s double elimination.

Keep reading for all the details …

Dancing with the Stars: Tony Dovolani & Melissa Rycroft's Big Night

It was a busy night on Dancing with the Stars Monday – but not for an injured Derek Hough.

The pro sat out this week’s competition, in which the seven remaining couples performed a dance fusion and competed in a swing dance marathon. But Hough’s partner Shawn Johnson was in good hands with her season 8 partner, Mark Ballas.

Dancing with the Stars: Surprise Elimination in Country Week

Country week on Dancing with the Stars has featured more emotions than, well, a country song.

But neither the first perfect 30s for Apolo Ohno and Sabrina Bryan, nor the injury-rebound performances by Shawn Johnson and Melissa Rycroft on Monday night could compare to Tuesday’s surprises, including a shocking elimination. Read on for more.