| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Barbara Walters is known for turning her interviews into sob sessions, but as she exits the business she's known all her life, she's determined not to do that. When the legendary broadcaster retires next month at age 84 from ABC's "The View," following...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Do you have the charisma of Oprah, the peppiness of Katie Couric and the wit of Letterman?
Ok, um.... well, do you at least have the Mr. Rogers' knack for popping in businesses with his television neighbor?
The city's local access cable channel is...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Yahoo has recruited Josh Wolk, entertainment editor for New York magazine's Vulture.com website, to head up showbiz coverage as exec editor.
Wolk replaces Scott Robson, who ankled as Yahoo's editor-in-chief of entertainment earlier this month after...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:56 AM
And now, New York City.
Measles is spreading in upper Manhattan and the Bronx, according to public health authorities in New York. About 16 cases have turned up, including two that involved contagion in doctors' offices. Outbreaks have also been...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Mamas, don't let your babies grow up to be Biebers.
In video clips from a deposition taken last Thursday in Miami, Justin Bieber at 20 looks like little more than a petulant child — and attention to the clips might be getting under the singer's...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:01 PM
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"30 for 30" charts the rise and fall of...
| May 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Diane Sawyer made ratings history in May when her "World News" became the first evening news program solely hosted by a female to win a sweep month in the industry's most coveted demo.
Even as NBC's "Nightly News" opened up a bigger advantage in total...
| May 29, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Laverne Cox, the transgender star of Netflix's "Orange Is the New Black," has landed the cover of Time magazine's June 9 issue.
The LGBT rights advocate, who plays hairstylist Sophia Burset in the critically acclaimed series, is featured in the...
| May 30, 2014
| 8:59 AM
The measles threat continues to grow, thanks to the anti-vaccination movement.
In the most worrisome report yet in a lengthening sequence, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said this week that it had documented 288 cases in the United...
| May 31, 2014
| 5:49 PM
Is it a sign of the times that commencement speeches have become controversial?
This year has been marked by a string of protests at college campuses across the country against the people invited to deliver keynote addresses at graduation ceremonies....
| May 16, 2014
| 7:52 AM
Barbara Walters' big retirement party on "The View" drew Hillary Clinton, Oprah Winfrey and Michael Douglas.
Clinton urged Walters to take time off and enjoy life.
But Walters wanted to know if Clinton would run for president.
"I'm running –...