09/09/2013 4:04amThe New York City Opera says it may have to shut down the rest of its productions this season if it can't raise $7 million by the end of September.
09/09/2013 5:40amAfter four days of runway shows, it takes something special to get the New York Fashion Week crowd excited, and apparently Naomi Campbell is it.
09/09/2013 7:42amThis soup is a stick-to-your ribs flexitarian special. Make it with chicken broth and prosciutto and you end up with a carnivore's delight. Make it with vegetable stock and no prosciutto and you've got a vegetarian's delight. Either way, it's plenty hearty. The potatoes give it body and creaminess. The spinach and kale give it earthiness and a bright green color.
09/09/2013 7:55am"Goat Mountain" (Harper), by David Vann
09/09/2013 8:14amNapa and Sonoma have their wine tours, and travelers flock to Scotland to sample the fine single malt whiskies. But in Jamaica, farmers are offering a different kind of trip for a different type of connoisseur.
09/09/2013 8:50am"Still Foolin' `Em: Where I've Been, Where I'm Going, and Where the Hell Are My Keys?" (Henry Holt and Company), by Billy Crystal
09/09/2013 10:18amMost people are taught from a young age that they want their outfits to match.
09/09/2013 10:37amElton John is about to do something he's never done: Perform live at the Emmy Awards.
09/09/2013 10:40amKeith Urban, "Fuse" (Hit Red/Capitol)
09/09/2013 10:47amGeorge Strait will finish off his two-year farewell tour in the biggest house in his home state of Texas _ the Dallas Cowboys' AT&T Stadium.
09/09/2013 10:51amArctic Monkeys, "AM" (Domino)
09/09/2013 10:54amGeorge Jones, "Amazing Grace" (Bandit/Welk)
09/09/2013 11:02amJimmy Webb, "Still Within the Sound of My Voice" (E1)
09/09/2013 11:31amMiley Cyrus may have something to talk about when she appears on "Saturday Night Live" next month.
09/09/2013 11:36amThe Milan Fashion Chamber has claimed a victory in its efforts to reinvigorate fashion week, with Costume National's decision to preview its next women's collection in Milan after two decades in Paris.
09/09/2013 12:01pmA German rapper who embraced militant Islam and joined jihadists fighting in Syria has reportedly been injured in an airstrike.
09/09/2013 12:12pmDissident Gardens (Doubleday), by Jonathan Lethem
09/09/2013 12:12pmA jury's decision to convict a self-help author in the deaths of three people following an Arizona sweat lodge ceremony will stand.
09/09/2013 12:27pmNot since the forgettable 2000 comedy "Picking up the Pieces" has Woody Allen starred in a film he didn't direct. But John Turturro managed to coax Allen back into acting for "Fading Gigolo" with an enticing role: an elderly but novice pimp.
09/09/2013 12:53pmIn a music review Sept. 5, The Associated Press identified the record label for the new self-titled release from The 1975 as Dirty Hit Records/Polydor Ltd. That was the act's British label, but the album was released in the U.S. by Vagrant Records/Interscope Records.
09/09/2013 12:56pmLos Angeles-based designer Scott Sternberg, creative director of Band of Outsiders, really, really likes "The House of the Rising Sun." The song played many times both before and during his runway show.
09/09/2013 1:00pmIn a Sept. 4 story about ABC's announcement of a new "Dancing With the Stars" cast, The Associated Press misidentified the network where Valerie Harper's reunion with "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" cast was aired. It was TV Land, not Nick at Nite.
09/09/2013 1:23pmTommy Hilfiger was there on the runway at the end of his New York Fashion Week show Monday, but his mind was clearly on the beach.
09/09/2013 1:40pmFresh off his success with "Kinky Boots," Harvey Fierstein will be offering his first play in almost 30 years _ and there's plenty of kink.
09/09/2013 2:01pmBalloons and fans chanting her name greeted Jenny McCarthy on her first day on "The View" on Monday, opening a transition season for Barbara Walters' daytime show at the same time a program modeled after it, "The Talk," is gaining momentum.
09/09/2013 2:06pmDemi Lovato's next stage will be on the page.
09/09/2013 2:39pmOlivia Wilde kissed her fiancé Jason Sudeikis on the red carpet and then praised him for his portrayal of Marcus Mumford in the Mumford & Sons video, "Hopeless Wanderer."
09/09/2013 2:58pmCows stand patiently in a tent-like chamber at a research farm in western Wisconsin, waiting for their breath to be tested. Outside, corrals have been set up with equipment to measure gas wafting from the ground. A nearby corn field contains tools that allow researchers to assess the effects of manure spread as fertilizer.
09/09/2013 3:39pmA car that transformed into a submarine in the James Bond movie "The Spy Who Loved Me" has been sold at a London auction for 550,000 pounds ($865,000).
09/09/2013 3:55pmCrunch, crunch. Yes, those were salt crystals covering the floor at Phillip Lim's runway show Monday. And though they may have stuck in one's toes a bit, it was all for a good cause: Accentuating the geological theme of this creative designer's newest collection.
09/09/2013 3:59pmA writer has reached a settlement with comic book publisher Marvel Entertainment over claims he owns the rights to the Ghost Rider character.
09/09/2013 4:28pmOnline shoe retailer Zappos.com on Monday began stepping into a new downtown Las Vegas corporate headquarters, after a multimillion-dollar makeover of the former Las Vegas city hall building.
09/09/2013 5:35pmA painting that sat for six decades in a Norwegian industrialist's attic after he was told it was a fake Van Gogh was pronounced the real thing Monday, making it the first full-size canvas by the tortured Dutch artist to be discovered since 1928.
09/09/2013 7:01pmThe only home Donna Karan has known is the ultimate urban jungle, New York, yet she often draws on exotic tribal lands as influences for her designs.
09/09/2013 7:14pmFashion insiders love to dress celebrities for big splashy Hollywood events, but they don't necessarily want them at their own big splashy event: New York Fashion Week.
09/09/2013 8:05pmVictoria Beckham said she could talk about clothes all day long, and that's what she did Monday at New York Fashion Week.