| Jan 19, 2015
| 3:00 PM
The following isn’t a scene you’d expect to find in one of Gillian Flynn’s dark razor-sharp novels that have kept readers up well past their bedtimes.
An author writes a third book, hoping to build off of the success of the previous...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:19 PM
STORRS – Long before the doors opened, Jim Calhoun liked what he saw.
"I remember seeing the artist's renderings of it, and they had snow around it," Calhoun said. "I wanted UConn to have a special place, and it was. When you come up on it, on a...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Kate Upton is People magazine's sexiest woman.
The magazine, which doles out superlative accolades for the sexiest man and most beautiful woman, gave the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model the lofty title at its inaugural People Magazine Awards at the...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 3:02 PM
After reading about the noble efforts of Martin Luther King Jr., I could not help but contrast his fight for justice and civil rights with the absurd racist and police-bashing comment of columnist Clarence Page.
In an otherwise intelligent Room for...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 10:00 PM
Aging is not a disease, as it affects everyone. Each day we age, and our risk of developing illnesses increases. By reducing illness, we may enable ourselves to live longer. However, beyond the age of 90, over 70 percent of us are dependent and often in...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Sunset editor-in-chief Peggy Northrop vividly remembers the first time she walked into the magazine's iconic offices in Menlo Park. "I thought I'd died and gone to heaven," she says.
But she's also a lifelong publishing vet who had seen the financials,...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 5:35 PM
Israel’s largest bookstore chain canceled plans for in-store sales of the Charlie Hebdo "survivors’ edition" and announced Sunday that it would sell the magazine only online, after warnings by Arab lawmakers and activists.
The first issue...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 12:18 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Sports Illustrated is laying off all six of its staff photographers as it restructures its photography department.
Scott Novak, a spokesman for parent company Time Inc., says that the magazine will be able to expand its contributor...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 2:54 PM
A picture is worth a thousand words. You know that.
Measured in dollars, Johnson Publishing is hoping 5 million of them will fetch closer to $40 million.
Looking to raise cash, the Chicago-based publisher of Ebony magazine has put its entire photo...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:49 AM
A few hours before an interview to talk about his just-published autobiography, "He Writes About Us," Kenan Heise sent an email that framed the conversation. "You cannot keep a job as an obituary writer for 15 years unless you believe people are...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 7:22 AM
The French newspaper Charlie Hebdo's staple is to be provocative — poking fun at popes, presidents as well as the Prophet Muhammad.
The satirical weekly has a history of drawing outrage across the Muslim world with crude cartoons of Islam's...