09/12/2013 5:22amTina Brown, the editor who oversaw the ill-fated merger of Newsweek and The Daily Beast website, said Wednesday that she's parting ways with the company.
09/12/2013 6:23amThe opening night of the musical "The Fantasticks" wasn't so fantastic.
09/12/2013 6:28amIranian authorities say a prominent center for filmmakers and artists can reopen, more than 20 months after it was closed by hard-liners.
09/12/2013 7:23amDorel Juvenile USA is recalling more than 89,000 child safety seats because labels showing how to install them could be wrong.
09/12/2013 7:38amIn her quiet sort of way, designer Anna Sui has started a rebellion.
09/12/2013 8:21amIsrael's president will award this year's Presidential Medal of Distinction to a group that includes Hollywood director Steven Spielberg and Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel.
09/12/2013 8:53amOne of the country's most honored poets, Philip Levine, has received a $100,000 lifetime achievement prize.
09/12/2013 10:14amKeith Urban didn't need to change a thing.
09/12/2013 10:16amThe Qatar-based Al-Jazeera TV is taking legal action in international courts against the Egyptian government for closing its offices, jamming its signals and arresting its reporters, the network said Thursday.
09/12/2013 10:26amThere is something so perfect, so satisfying about a bowl of warm squash bisque on a cool fall evening. And it is such a versatile dish, it is easily doctored in so many ways.
09/12/2013 10:50amThe Beatles plan to release a new collection of the band's BBC sessions, including commercially unreleased recordings and studio chatter.
09/12/2013 11:02amLots of retailers come out with "hot toy" lists every holiday season, but this year Wal-Mart decided to try something different: let kids rate their favorite toys.
09/12/2013 11:09amNas says life has been really great since his 11th album, the critically acclaimed "Life Is Good," was released last year.
09/12/2013 11:14amIt wasn't a coincidence that so many fashion watchers at Rachel Zoe's Spring-Summer 2014 show were snapping photos of the models' feet each time a particularly comfortable-looking shoe _ a glittery metallic Birkenstock-style sandal _ came by. With New York Fashion Week soon coming to a close, anyone who's been wearing stilettos between runway shows is now blistered and bandaged.
09/12/2013 11:31amRadio station giant Clear Channel has signed a deal with Warner Music Group that will for the first time give a major recording company and its artists a cut of revenue generated from traditional radio station airplay.
09/12/2013 11:33amFashion designers love to talk about timeless classics, but even the best looks can use a little makeover to freshen up. Elie Tahari's spring collection celebrates 40 years of his company and its defining style, but, he said, he had to make the clothes fit the new context.
09/12/2013 12:22pmGlued to your desk at work? Cross that off the list of reasons not to exercise.
09/12/2013 1:13pmThe premise: A small-town policeman goes big time with cloak-and-dagger intrigue, showing the spymasters how it should be done.
09/12/2013 1:26pmLady Antebellum may be on hiatus, but fans are still getting a chance to see something new from the Nashville trio.
09/12/2013 1:39pmThe Chicago Sun-Times says it will replace Roger Ebert with the late famed movie critic's former colleague Richard Roeper.
09/12/2013 2:14pmGrammy Award-winning singer k.d. lang has sung everything from country songs to folk and torch songs. Now she's about to unleash her jazz side _ on Broadway.
09/12/2013 2:21pmFox News Channel is eliminating one of Shepard Smith's two daily newscasts and putting him in charge of a news team designed to quickly break in to other Fox shows when something big is happening.
09/12/2013 2:51pmBibhu Mohapatra, an up-and-coming designer with a front row of insiders, showed some chops at New York Fashion Week.
09/12/2013 3:08pmThe lavish estate that was home to "King of Las Vegas" Wayne Newton is on the market for $70 million.
09/12/2013 3:08pmThe New York City medical examiner's office has ruled that two concert-goers who died at an electronic music festival overdosed from MDMA or ecstasy.
09/12/2013 3:27pmFor a little while on Thursday, United Airlines was giving away airplane tickets for free, or close to it.
09/12/2013 3:46pmNBC is seeking to reboot the "Today" show by adding Carson Daly, unveiling a new studio set that resembles a "hipster New York City apartment" and a sharper focus gleaned from studies of what viewers and lapsed viewers say they want.
09/12/2013 3:51pmMarshall Berman, an author, philosopher and educator whose optimistic, humanist writings on economics, art and culture were shaped by his early and lasting immersion in the works of Karl Marx, has died. He was 72.
09/12/2013 4:45pmFox TV says it's delaying the premiere of freshman sitcom "Enlisted" until January.
09/12/2013 5:19pmRay Dolby, an American inventor and audio pioneer who founded Dolby Laboratories, has died at the age of 80.
09/12/2013 6:18pmThere he is backstage at the "Project Runway" finale. And again at final preparations for BCBG, the opening show at New York Fashion Week.
09/12/2013 6:44pmAn Eastern Washington farmer who intended to grow alfalfa that's not genetically modified had his crop rejected by a broker that said it found evidence of genetically modified pesticide resistance, the Washington State Department of Agriculture said Thursday.
09/12/2013 7:54pmNow that we've seen hundreds, maybe thousands, of outfits on the New York Fashion Week runways, what's going to stay in our collective memory?
09/12/2013 8:09pmA federal judge has refused to block new rules that require the meat industry to include specific information about the origin of their products on labels. Industry groups say they'll continue fighting.
09/12/2013 8:29pmMarc Jacobs closed New York Fashion Week on Thursday night with a memorable show, for sure. He put on a stifling parade of dripping hot models against a decaying beach backdrop in an armory that felt like a billion degrees.