11/20/2013 1:29amA survey from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research and MTV among teens and young adults on discriminatory language and images online was conducted Sept. 27-Oct. 7 by GfK. It was based on online interviews with 1,297 teens and young adults, including 489 teens ages 14-17 and 808 young adults ages 18-24 who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePanel.
11/20/2013 3:28amFormer President George W. Bush showed off his painting and his granddaughter and poked fun of his post-White House years on the "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno on Tuesday.
11/20/2013 3:34amFormer President George W. Bush showed off his painting and his granddaughter and poked fun of his post-White House years on the "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno on Tuesday.
11/20/2013 7:03amPreparing a Thanksgiving feast ranks high on the entertaining stress-o-meter. Expectations, traditions and a home full of guests can make even the most seasoned host lose sleep.
11/20/2013 7:25amFergie and her husband, Josh Duhamel, are writing songs together, but they're for an audience of one: their son, Axl.
11/20/2013 7:40amThe Rolling Stones are headed to Australia, and they're taking Mick Taylor along.
11/20/2013 9:07amThe fairy tale continues for Ginnifer Goodwin and Josh Dallas of ABC's "Once Upon a Time."
11/20/2013 10:17amIn a review Nov. 18 of "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" soundtrack, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the album was released by Republic Records and Mercury Records. It was released solely by Republic Records.
11/20/2013 10:31amMany people would balk at the idea of eating holiday cookies for breakfast, but this recipe might make you reconsider.
11/20/2013 10:50amLeaving grapes to freeze on the vine seems like a recipe for stone cold failure. But under the right conditions, the grapes that come in from the (extreme) cold can produce delicious dessert wines that are a cool favorite for holiday pairings.
11/20/2013 11:06amA South Florida woman is suing the Black Entertainment Television network in a dispute over a Facebook page she developed to promote the show "The Game."
11/20/2013 11:09amPresident Barack Obama honored 16 prominent Americans Wednesday with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest award the U.S. gives a civilian. The ceremony at the White House opened a day of tributes to former President John F. Kennedy, who established the modern version of the medal but was assassinated 50 years ago this week as the first award ceremony neared.
11/20/2013 11:22amA judge has declared a mistrial in the lawsuit brought against 1980s pop star Rick Springfield by a fan who claims he fell on her during a 2004 show in upstate New York, injuring her.
11/20/2013 11:28am"This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage" (Harper), by Ann Patchett
11/20/2013 11:42amSwedish furniture retailer IKEA says it has spiked an article about a lesbian couple in the Russian edition of its customer magazine because that would have contravened that county's law on gay propaganda.
11/20/2013 11:46amPresident Barack Obama is bestowing the Presidential Medal of Freedom on more than a dozen prominent Americans 50 years after the death of the award's founder, President John F. Kennedy.
11/20/2013 12:06pmCount Cynthia Gibson among gift recipients not interested in being surprised.
11/20/2013 12:19pmThe comic book used to teach and inspire civil rights proponents and activists in the 1950s and 1960s is being released digitally amid increased interest in its role in the movement.
11/20/2013 12:20pmEminem's childhood home in Detroit has been demolished.
11/20/2013 12:32pmTwo cast members of "The Real Housewives of New Jersey" have pleaded not guilty to two fraud charges.
11/20/2013 12:34pmMost teens and young adults on Facebook, Twitter or other social networking sites see them at least sometimes: slurs, offensive images or mean-spirited video clips that stigmatize groups of people.
11/20/2013 1:19pmNBC says Robin Williams, Whoopi Goldberg and William Shatner are among those joining Kelly Clarkson's holiday special.
11/20/2013 1:25pmNot many rock groups get discovered years after they disband. Even fewer stage comebacks spread over more than three decades. Yet that's the story of The Shaggs, which started as an obscure girl band in New Hampshire in the 1960s, broke up in the '70s, became a cult favorite in the '80s and inspired a musical that enjoyed an off-Broadway run last year.
11/20/2013 1:34pmMacy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is awash in animal-related protests over its floats, with controversies involving the unlikely pairing of rocker Joan Jett and Shamu the killer whale.
11/20/2013 1:35pmChris Hemsworth has a sequel in the works, but it's not a new movie.
11/20/2013 2:22pm"Cops" and Spike TV are having a mutual love affair, in a bad-boys manner of speaking.
11/20/2013 2:55pmMost young people say they aren't very offended about the slurs and mean-spirited videos mocking overweight people or gays or blacks that they encounter on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter.
11/20/2013 3:37pmOfficials say an evacuation slide activated during a flight from Fort Myers, Fla., to Boston, forcing the plane to divert to Orlando International Airport.
11/20/2013 3:42pmNew research suggests eating nuts regularly can help lower your risk of death, particularly from cancer and heart disease. Some advice on adding nuts to your diet:
11/20/2013 3:58pmImagine the ideal designer dog. It would be smart, healthy and hypoallergenic. It would have the yap bred out and longevity bred in. And, most important, it would never lose its puppy face.
11/20/2013 4:09pmJim Coombes was trying to surprise his wife by amassing a collection of works by famed American glass artist Dale Chihuly to donate to Gonzaga University in Spokane, where they've worked for decades.
11/20/2013 4:35pmHelp yourself to some nuts this holiday season: Regular nut eaters were less likely to die of cancer or heart disease _ in fact, were less likely to die of any cause _ during a 30-year Harvard study.
11/20/2013 4:39pmIt's not always easy being an Oscar-winner.
11/20/2013 5:13pmMedia baron Rupert Murdoch and his soon-to-be-ex-wife said they were parting with "mutual respect" Wednesday after telling a judge they had reached a divorce deal.
11/20/2013 5:20pmAmerican Airlines is testing the idea of letting customers bid for upgrades to first class.
11/20/2013 5:32pmSarah Palin on Wednesday cancelled a scheduled interview with NBC's Matt Lauer following MSNBC host Martin Bashir's suggestion that she deserved a graphic punishment for comments made about slavery.
11/20/2013 6:49pmAlec Baldwin jokingly professed his love for a man in front of a large crowd Wednesday as he tries to ease the backlash triggered by an Internet clip that captured him berating a photographer with what sounded like a gay slur.