09/30/2013 2:16amAny "Breaking Bad " fan could be forgiven for concluding that Sunday's finale held no major surprises.
09/30/2013 3:51amDesigner Marco Zanini has been named creative director of the revived fashion house Schiaparelli.
09/30/2013 5:06amThe Duck Dynasty book dynasty rolls on.
09/30/2013 5:35amFor Stella McCartney, nothing draws in the eye like a hint of skin.
09/30/2013 6:48amA host of stars turned out to experience Justin Timberlake's headline gig at the iTunes Festival in London.
09/30/2013 7:14amAuthorities have temporarily shut down a room-sized art installation with blinking lights in Pittsburgh after three visitors reported seizure-like symptoms.
09/30/2013 7:41amMarcella Hazan, the Italian-born cookbook author who taught generations of Americans how to create simple, fresh Italian food, died Sunday. She was 89.
09/30/2013 7:56am"The Tilted World" (William Morrow), by Tom Franklin and Beth Ann Fennelly
09/30/2013 7:58am"From Scratch: Inside the Food Network" (G.P. Putnam's Sons), by Allen Salkin
09/30/2013 8:20amAlexander Maksik, a 40-year-old literary novelist, has learned a great deal about life and art and the unexpected ways they can meet.
09/30/2013 8:31am"One Summer: America, 1927" (Doubleday), by Bill Bryson
09/30/2013 8:48amFor Mayor Eduardo Paes, it's not enough that Rio de Janeiro is both an Olympic and a World Cup host city. He's determined to turn Rio into a Woody Allen city, too, and has gone to extraordinary lengths to persuade the director to shoot a movie here, meeting with Allen's sister, dispatching him handwritten notes and even pledging to underwrite 100 percent of production costs.
09/30/2013 9:07amSunday's "Breaking Bad" turned out the lights on one of the darkest shows in television history.
09/30/2013 9:28amNickelodeon is getting into the radio business.
09/30/2013 9:57amWhen economic inequalities helped foment the French Revolution, the legendary cry from on high was, "Let them eat cake!" Now, as modern France struggles economically, the cry from below is, "Let us work!"
09/30/2013 11:15amWhen Justin Timberlake couldn't attend Sunday's concert celebrating the music of the new Coen Brothers movie, "Inside Llewyn Davis," master of ceremonies John Goodman told the crowd Timberlake's understudy would perform instead.
09/30/2013 11:43amNelly, "M.O." (Republic Records)
09/30/2013 11:47amSummer was literally in the air at Giambattista Valli's Paris show.
09/30/2013 12:13pm"Who Asked You?" (Viking), by Terry McMillan
09/30/2013 12:17pmBeloved authors Judy Blume and Eric Carle helped the New York Public Library celebrate children's literature Monday as the library released a list of 100 great books from the last 100 years.
09/30/2013 12:33pmWhen I was in high school, my mom and I threw all kinds of dinner parties.
09/30/2013 12:39pmAMC says Sunday's "Breaking Bad" finale seized a record-breaking number of viewers for the series.
09/30/2013 1:05pmWhen I really want to impress a visitor to my garden, I offer a taste of Fallgold raspberries.
09/30/2013 1:14pmThe Agriculture Department says 524 schools _ out of about 100,000 _ have dropped out of the federally subsidized national school lunch program since the government introduced new standards for healthier foods last year.
09/30/2013 1:26pmA 30-year-old infertile woman gave birth after surgeons removed her ovaries and re-implanted tissue they treated in a lab, researchers report.
09/30/2013 1:41pmInsults dished out by food critic Anthony Bourdain on an episode of CNN's "Parts Unknown" have stirred up outrage in New Mexico.
09/30/2013 1:45pmWind up Robin Williams and the stories pour out _ how he developed his accent for "Mrs. Doubtfire," found out "Mork & Mindy" was canceled by reading about it in a newspaper and the remark that abruptly ended his appearance on a German talk show.
09/30/2013 2:13pmHaim, "Days Are Gone" (Columbia Records)
09/30/2013 2:26pmAllegiant Air says its fleet of MD-80 aircraft is back in service after an overhaul of emergency exit slides.
09/30/2013 2:34pmThe government's latest infant bed-sharing numbers show a troubling trend: the percentage of U.S. babies sleeping with parents or another child more than doubled since the early 1990s, despite public health messages linking the practice with sudden infant death syndrome.
09/30/2013 3:14pmTenor Roberto Alagna and soprano Aleksandra Kurzak have something to sing about: They're having a baby.
09/30/2013 5:32pmIt's a tricky balancing act for Paris fashion designers to express their individuality and still bear witness to the trends.
09/30/2013 6:31pmThe judges have made it official: Essayist and NPR commentator Dan Zevin is funny.
09/30/2013 6:59pmA.C. Lyles, who rose from mail boy to producer at Paramount Pictures and became the studio's longest-serving employee during a tenure that lasted more than three-quarters of a century, has died at age 95.
09/30/2013 7:34pmFor a couple of months, NBC and CNN had been working on high-profile television projects about Hillary Rodham Clinton. Within a few hours on Monday, both projects were dead.