11/26/2013 4:14amJames Franco and Chris O'Dowd will make their Broadway debuts next year as unlikely friends in a stage adaptation of "Of Mice and Men."
11/26/2013 4:47amThe Rev. Frank Colladay Jr. stood at the end of the gate waiting. On the arriving plane was a passenger whose husband had just died of a heart attack on another flight. Her name was Linda Gilbert. The two had never met before.
11/26/2013 6:13amU2 frontman Bono feels optimistic that his musical, "Spider-man: Turn Off the Dark" will continue to thrive after the show turns the lights out on Broadway early next year.
11/26/2013 7:08amWant to decorate a fun table for Thanksgiving? Take your cue from a playful song and incorporate a fox theme. Or expand the motif to other woodland creatures _ an owl, squirrel, deer _ for a tabletop menagerie.
11/26/2013 7:17amThe Rev. Frank Colladay Jr. stood at the end of the gate waiting. On the arriving plane was a passenger whose husband had just died of a heart attack on another flight. Her name was Linda Gilbert. The two had never met before.
11/26/2013 7:43amA London museum says it has discovered a previously unknown oil sketch by John Constable tucked beneath the lining of another work by the English romantic painter known for his landscapes.
11/26/2013 8:05amBritain's Sean Bean and Brazil's Fernanda Montenegro took the top acting honors Monday night at the 41st International Emmy Awards in which the statues were spread among TV productions from six countries.
11/26/2013 8:48amThe 1965 film version of "The Sound of Music," with Julie Andrews in the starring role, won five Oscars, including best picture.
11/26/2013 8:59amA Baroque-era painting looted by the Nazis in 1944 was returned last week to its owner, who promptly announced plans to donate it to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, her former employer.
11/26/2013 9:01amHow do you solve a problem like preparing a classic Broadway musical for live TV?
11/26/2013 9:06amA new restaurant opening this week in New York has more than just good food on the menu.
11/26/2013 9:14amThe secret's out about superpowers among Valiant Entertainment's comics.
11/26/2013 9:27amPrada, Chanel and Christian Dior are among dozens of fashion houses taking a momentary pause from the red-carpet elite to design a series of dolls for charity.
11/26/2013 9:42amGetting up early on Black Friday for a little shopping? Doing your part on Small Business Saturday and CyberMonday, too? It's all in the name of gift-giving _ or at least the guise of it.
11/26/2013 9:49amThe game consoles have landed. Millions of PlayStation 4 and Xbox One owners are getting their first taste of what to expect from this new generation of high-powered video games.
11/26/2013 9:58amThe lawyer for a Tunisian journalist and a rapper convicted of insulting the justice system said their suspended jail sentences represented a sign of progress in a country trying to come to grips with freedom of expression.
11/26/2013 9:59amThree different types of stuffing will be offered on Stacy Fox's table this Thanksgiving: traditional, gluten-free and vegan.
11/26/2013 10:06amA video game store can be daunting if you don't know what you're looking for. It's not easy to tell the winners from the losers, and sales clerks typically make the same salary whether they sell you a gem or a stinker. ("Farming Simulator," anyone?)
11/26/2013 10:42amThe Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art is receiving a $1.8 million gift from Oman, the largest donation in the museum's history.
11/26/2013 11:00amThe White House is welcoming the Supreme Court's decision to referee another dispute over President Barack Obama's health care law. It involves a provision that requires most companies that offer health insurance to their workers to include contraception among a range of preventive health benefits.
11/26/2013 11:04amJimmy Iovine and Luke Wood were so moved by the "Muscle Shoals" documentary, they're putting up money to make sure the unique spirit of the Alabama music haven lives on.
11/26/2013 12:56pmAlec Baldwin has his Friday nights back. He and MSNBC said Tuesday they were ending his weekly talk show after the actor had been suspended for two weeks for using an anti-gay slur in a New York City street encounter.
11/26/2013 1:06pmU.S. hip hop artists Macklemore and Ryan Lewis have joined the U.N. Free and Equal Campaign to encourage greater respect for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
11/26/2013 1:12pmSure, you could buy that flat screen TV or logo-studded designer handbag. But wouldn't it be a bit more exciting to have a private dinner cooked for you by celebrated chef Tyler Florence?
11/26/2013 1:20pmThe Broadway-bound play about President Lyndon B. Johnson starring Bryan Cranston has named its Martin Luther King Jr. and its J. Edgar Hoover.
11/26/2013 2:00pmThe Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to referee another dispute over President Barack Obama's health care law: whether businesses may use religious objections to escape a requirement to cover birth control for employees.
11/26/2013 2:34pmThe calls, reporting suspicions of child abuse and neglect, come in at a rate of nearly 10,000 a day, to hotlines and law-enforcement offices across the country.
11/26/2013 2:37pmForeststorn "Chico" Hamilton, an influential jazz drummer and bandleader who was an architect of the West Coast cool jazz style and was known for discovering young talent, has died. He was 92.
11/26/2013 2:54pmYou never know who you're going to meet while waiting in line at John Varvatos' store in West Hollywood. When Zac Brown bumped into Dave Grohl while picking up some altered clothes for the Grammy Awards, he didn't let the random meeting go to waste.
11/26/2013 3:10pmFlorence Sando Manson, a pioneering newscaster in radio and the early years of television journalism, has died at age 95.
11/26/2013 3:29pmUniversity of Wisconsin students and researchers set out in "word wagons" nearly 50 years ago to record the ways Americans spoke in various parts of the country.
11/26/2013 3:53pmFor years, Las Vegas tourists have had no place to pay their respects to one of the glitzy town's founding fathers.
11/26/2013 4:00pmNobody ever accused Spike Lee of an overabundance of subtlety.
11/26/2013 4:47pmArik Einstein, a pioneering Israeli singer and songwriter who performed some of the country's best-known anthems, has died.
11/26/2013 5:18pmAdd one more delay to the list for the rollout of President Barack Obama's health care law. This time, it's a postponement of the launch of online enrollment tools in Spanish.
11/26/2013 5:22pmThe Los Angeles County Museum of Art has welcomed the donation of a Baroque-era painting that was stolen in Italy by Nazis during World War II, but it could be losing a royal seal that may have been taken from a shrine in Seoul as the Korean War wound down.
11/26/2013 6:01pmActress Jennifer Love Hewitt and her "The Client List" co-star Brian Hallisay are the proud parents of a baby girl.
11/26/2013 6:12pmA tiny book of psalms from 1640, believed to be the first book printed in what's now the United States, sold for just under $14.2 million on Tuesday, setting an auction record for a printed book.
11/26/2013 7:59pmCBS ordered "60 Minutes" correspondent Lara Logan and her producer to take a leave of absence Tuesday following a critical internal review of their handling of the show's October story on the Benghazi raid, based on a report on a supposed witness whose story can't be verified.
11/26/2013 8:38pmPolice say luggage belonging to 70s rocker Peter Frampton was stolen by a man who's suspected of taking several other bags from Denver International Airport.