A retracted Rolling Stone magazine article that portrayed the University of Virginia as more concerned about its reputation than a student’s alleged gang rape has prompted the first of two expected lawsuits.
The Cannes Film Festival unrolled its red carpet with a socially minded French drama on Wednesday as the usually glitzy festival began on a more serious note after January’s terror attacks in Paris.
Gunfire that struck a Montana bartender as he carried his injured dog outside his house after a shift likely would have killed him if it didn’t hit the pit bull first, the man’s brother said this week.
A Michigan couple who already had 12 sons have kept the all-male streak alive with the birth of boy No. 13 on Wednesday.
ABC is adding a fourth drama next season from its favorite producer, Shonda Rhimes, and bringing the Muppets to prime time in a series with both adult and kid appeal, the network said this week.
CBS is saying goodbye to its long-running hit “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” with a two-hour finale this fall and hello to “Supergirl,” an unusual genre show for the network.
In a sign of the increasing importance of online video, AT&T said Wednesday it will offer Hulu’s streaming TV service to its customers.
Nick Fradiani is the latest winner of "American Idol." The 29-year-old rocker of Guilford, Connecticut, bested soulful 22-year-old vocalist Clark Beckham of White House, Tennessee, to win the 14th edition of the Fox talent competition.
Snoop Dogg, "Bush" (Columbia Records)
Snoop Dogg and Pharrell Williams made magic together more than a decade ago, and now the rapper and producer are doing it again.
"The Wright Brothers" (Simon & Schuster), by David McCullough
A new book about the Wright brothers does more than chronicle their painstaking, game-changing breakthrough in man's flight, although that in itself would have been a draw. It reveals what truly remarkable men they were: their unparalleled work ethic, their dogged persistence, their unwavering modesty.
Food Network television star Sandra Lee announced Tuesday she has been diagnosed with breast cancer and will soon undergo a double mastectomy.
A surprising stowaway startled a man out on his boat in San Diego: A sea lion pup who decided to crash in a bunk, waking the owner with his snoring.
"The Book of Joan" (Crown), by Melissa Rivers
Before launching into a slew of brazen zingers, comedian Joan Rivers often used her signature catchphrase, "Can we talk?"
"Madeline Kahn: Being the Music, A Life" (University Press of Mississippi), by William V. Madison
She was delightful in "Paper Moon" and "Blazing Saddles," then uproarious as the monster's tuneful bride in "Young Frankenstein." Yet Madeline Kahn often didn't seem to appreciate her comedic talent, even though it kept her close to the hearts of audiences for three decades.
Jefferson City Academic Center is presenting its third retro fashion show, “Fashion Never Fades,” which will feature styles from the ’50s through the ’80s.