12/02/2013 2:33amOne-of-a-kind Lady Gaga has been replicated.
12/02/2013 4:14amNew Zealand's national airline unveiled a giant image Monday of the dragon Smaug on one of its planes to celebrate the premiere of the second movie in the Hobbit trilogy.
12/02/2013 6:13amCast members of "The Sopranos" were on hand over the weekend as a New Jersey town remembered native son James Gandolfini (gan-dahl-FEE'-nee).
12/02/2013 7:07amGardening is a forgiving pursuit. Get it wrong one year and you can start fresh again the next, wiser, with lessons learned.
12/02/2013 8:19amRemembering the plot of a short story is no longer good enough in teacher Amy Lawson's fifth-grade classroom.
12/02/2013 8:20amForty-five states and the District of Columbia have adopted the Common Core State Standards with the goal of sending high school graduates into the world ready for college or career. But they're hardly without controversy.
12/02/2013 8:28amWho doesn't love chocolate truffles? They are the essence of chocolate, and a sure-fire mood enhancer. Pop even one into your mouth and see if you don't get happy.
12/02/2013 9:02amJennifer Lopez is being honored by the March of Dimes.
12/02/2013 9:39am"Mob City" is beginning what is surely TV's first "adaptweetion."
12/02/2013 9:49amWhen ABC's "The Chew" premiered in September 2011, it begged the question: Was it biting off more than a show like this could chew?
12/02/2013 10:08am"Brown Dog: Novellas" (Grove Press), by Jim Harrison
12/02/2013 10:21amThe man who lives at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. is more than just another celebrity, or the famous face behind the government's troubled health care website. Here are five new things about President Barack Obama:
12/02/2013 10:28amNow that his three-year world tour for "The Wall" has finally come to an end, Roger Waters wants to set the record straight over criticism he's received from Jewish groups regarding his use of the Star of David symbol in the show and his support for a cultural boycott of Israel.
12/02/2013 10:39amZappos' luxury arm is tapping Andre Leon Talley to serve as its artistic director.
12/02/2013 11:04amJake Owen, "Days Of Gold" (RCA)
12/02/2013 11:21am"Good Morning America" weather anchor Sam Champion is leaving ABC News to join The Weather Channel.
12/02/2013 11:21amGarth Brooks, "Blame It All On My Roots" (Pearl)
12/02/2013 11:48amThe current revival of "Pippin" has proved magical at the box office and now comes proof: The show has recouped its $8.5 million costs.
12/02/2013 12:50pmAn Alabama judge delayed the trial set for Monday in a lawsuit crew members filed against two shipping companies after pirates seized a U.S. cargo ship off the coast of Somalia in 2009, an attack portrayed in the recent movie "Captain Phillips."
12/02/2013 1:16pmA memorabilia collector is selling the gray wool suit Gene Kelly wore as he joyously danced in a downpour in the Hollywood musical "Singin' in the Rain."
12/02/2013 1:27pmCritics are relentless in warning about what they see as the folly of the new Common Core academic standards, designed to prepare students for college or a job by the time they graduate from high school.
12/02/2013 1:31pmTwo concert series in a year on Broadway is apparently too much for The Rascals: The `60s-era blue-eyed soul quartet has abandoned plans to play the Marquis Theatre this month.
12/02/2013 1:32pm"If you're trying to assign the trait of maturity to us, frankly, it won't wash."
12/02/2013 1:39pmThanksgiving was rough on turkeys but pretty good for Broadway theaters _ several shows broke records over the holiday weekend, from new kid on the block "Kinky Boots" to the old ruler "The Lion King."
12/02/2013 1:50pmAndre Schiffrin, the literary editor who gave readers Art Spiegelman, Michel Foucault and Studs Terkel before he was forced out of commercial publishing in a defining battle between profits and literature, has died in Paris. He was 78.
12/02/2013 2:21pmReggae singer Junior Murvin, best known for the hit song "Police and Thieves," has died in Jamaica.
12/02/2013 2:54pmIn the five years since the "Octomom" case, big multiple births have gone way down but the twin rate has barely budged. Now fertility experts are pushing a new goal: One.
12/02/2013 3:04pmPay TV customers who are used to watching fewer ads on on-demand shows may have to get used to longer commercial breaks.
12/02/2013 3:11pmThere's no shortage of laptop computers to pick from this holiday season, even for shoppers on tight budgets. A Chromebook optimized to run Google's Internet services can be bought for as little as $200, while a few hundred dollars more gets you a laptop that's not so dependent on having a continuous online connection.
12/02/2013 3:17pmOn perhaps the busiest online shopping day of the year, the Supreme Court refused to wade into a dispute over state sales taxes for purchases on websites like Amazon.com, an outcome likely to prompt more states to attempt to collect taxes on Internet sales.
12/02/2013 3:25pmFrench filmmaker and installation artist Laure Prouvost on Monday won this year's Turner Prize, the prestigious British award for contemporary art.
12/02/2013 3:54pmPresident Barack Obama announced a new initiative at the National Institutes of Health in pursuit of a cure for HIV, saying his administration is redirecting $100 million into the project to find a new generation of therapies.
12/02/2013 4:10pmCritics are relentless in warning about what they see as the folly of the new Common Core academic standards, designed to prepare students for college or a job by the time they graduate from high school.
12/02/2013 5:26pmA Los Angeles judge has finalized Diane Lane and Josh Brolin's divorce.
12/02/2013 8:41pmThe neighborhood where "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker died in a one-car crash is known to attract street racers, according to law enforcement officials.