| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:22 AM
A new wine collection from television star Kathie Lee Gifford is now sailing aboard Carnival Cruise Line's 24 ships.
Gifford officially introduced her new Gifft wines to media and guests Sunday aboard Carnival Breeze before it departed PortMiami on a...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:32 PM
Organizers of Boston's bid for the 2024 Olympics say they're "wicked excited."
Ordinary Bostonians — bracing for killer traffic and other headaches if the famously curmudgeonly city actually wins the Games — say they're just wicked bummed....
| Jan 6, 2015
| 2:18 PM
Seven individuals and one Park Ridge business will be recognized next month as 2014 Community Stars by the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce.
Each year, the chamber accepts nominations of local residents, volunteers, educators, students, business leaders...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 9:42 AM
Garth Brooks is once again doing what Garth Brooks does — making history, and this time he’s done it on Elvis Presley’s birthday.
Brooks’ becomes the first guest in the 62-year history of NBC’s “Today” show to...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:17 PM
Bess Myerson, the former beauty queen, television personality and New York politician who spent four decades in the public eye before her glamorous image was tarnished by scandal, has died. She was 90.
Myerson died Dec. 14 at her home in Santa Monica....
| Dec 4, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Can't someone just hit the fast forward button on the 2014 Ravens season?
Next year has to be better. It can't get worse.
The suspension of Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata for four games Thursday for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 3:54 PM
They were strangers, desperate for hope in far-flung places, as they wrote about surviving mutilation or dealing with birth defects.
The stories of pain and heartache flooded the college students' emails.
It was an overwhelming response for the...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The television news business is trying hard to catch up with rapidly changing technology.
Americans are getting more of their news from their Twitter feeds, friends' Facebook posts and websites such as Reddit. There are live bloggers who chronicle...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 12:15 PM
All Mariah Carey wants for Christmas is her vocal range.
The Elusive Chanteuse bombed on live television during NBC's annual "Christmas in Rockefeller Center" tree-lighting special on Wednesday -- and, this time, she was fully aware of it. National...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 1:17 PM
For Gabriel Rangel, "puppy love" means more than a fleeting infatuation.
The professional dog handler is a rock star at events such as this weekend's Celebrate Dogs! show at the Orange County Convention Center. The annual event is billed as "the nation'...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:37 PM
WASHINGTON — "The report is full of crap."
Thus spake Dick Cheney, on Fox News last week, when talking about the Senate Intelligence Committee's report on torture that occurred during his vice presidency.
The line might have been funny, if...