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Bullies: They're not just in middle school

10/27/2013 6:58am
Was a losing team bullied? Is your angry spouse a bully? How about that co-worker who's always criticizing you? Or the politicians who forced a government shutdown?

Groundbreaking art critic Arthur Danto dies at 89

10/27/2013 8:30am
Arthur C. Danto, a provocative and influential philosopher and critic who championed Andy Warhol and other avant-garde artists and upended the study of art history by declaring that the history of art was over, has died. He was 89.

Marcia Wallace dies, voice of 'Simpsons' Krabappel

10/27/2013 9:15am
Marcia Wallace, who was the voice of scoffing schoolteacher Edna Krabappel on "The Simpsons" and played wisecracking receptionist Carol on "The Bob Newhart Show" in the 1970s, has died. She was 70.

New TV show boosts tourism in real Sleepy Hollow

10/27/2013 9:55am
In the real village of Sleepy Hollow, where the tour guides say "Halloween is our Christmas," the fall season is even busier than usual, thanks to a hit TV show that plays off the legend of the Headless Horseman.

Pet owners buy organic, raid fridge to feed Fido

10/27/2013 10:38am
Organic kibble? All-natural chow? Fido and Fluffy don't know it, but their owners want them to eat better _ and they are forking over big bucks to make it happen.

Fleetwood Mac cancels shows for McVie's health

10/27/2013 12:59pm
Fleetwood Mac is canceling planned performances in Australia and New Zealand as bassist John McVie is treated for cancer.

Macys: Employees not involved in alleged race stop

10/27/2013 2:57pm
No Macy's employees were involved in the detention or questioning of a black actor who claims he was stopped because of his race while shopping at the flagship Manhattan department store, Macy's officials said Sunday.

Lou Reed, iconic punk poet, dead at 71

10/27/2013 3:15pm
Lou Reed, the punk poet of rock 'n' roll who profoundly influenced generations of musicians as leader of the Velvet Underground and remained a vital solo performer for decades after, died Sunday at 71.

Lou Reed, iconic punk poet, dead at 71

10/27/2013 5:47pm
Lou Reed was a pioneer for countless bands who didn't worry about their next hit single.

iPad art gains recognition in new Hockney exhibit

10/27/2013 5:47pm
Happily hunched over his iPad, Britain's most celebrated living artist David Hockney is pioneering in the art world again, turning his index finger into a paintbrush that he uses to swipe across a touch screen to create vibrant landscapes, colorful forests and richly layered scenes.

Lou Reed set his poetry to rock: 7 songs to hear

10/27/2013 8:04pm
Lou Reed wasn't as much a hit maker as he was a rock `n' roll poet who influenced and inspired generations of musicians and artists. His one Top 20 hit, 1972's "Walk on the Wild Side," tops this list, but all are essential listening.

Rogers, Bare inducted into Country Hall of Fame

10/27/2013 8:34pm
Kenny Rogers, Bobby Bare and the late "Cowboy" Jack Clement _ three men whose influence still ripples across the surface of modern music _ are now members of the Country Music Hall of Fame.

Celebrities react online to Lou Reed's death

10/27/2013 9:31pm
With just one Top 20 hit in a 40-year career, Lou Reed was still one of the most influential rock `n' roll artists of all time when judged by the impact he had on other musicians and entertainers. Reaction on Twitter was swift on Sunday when news broke that the 71-year-old died of an ailment following a liver transplant earlier this year. Here's a sampling of celebrity tweets:

Wilde and Sudeikis expecting first child

10/27/2013 9:53pm
Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis are expecting their first child.

Ciara, Future announce engagement

10/27/2013 9:54pm
Ciara's future is Future: The R&B singer and the rapper-producer are engaged.