| May 1, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Focus Features has acquired U.S. distribution rights to "London Has Fallen," sequel to "Olympus Has Fallen," and set an Oct. 2, 2015 release date.
"London Has Fallen" will go up against Fox's "Frankenstein" on the date. Gerard Butler has returned for the...
| May 2, 2014
| 3:29 PM
One of author Steven Galloway's most vivid childhood memories is of sitting at a picnic table when he was about 5 years old, playing checkers with his great-uncle Johnny.
"He let me beat him, and I knew he let me beat him," Galloway said recently when...
| May 5, 2014
| 8:27 AM
If you thought you saw someone familiar at last night's Ledisi concert at Pier Six -- someone who happens to live at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. -- you were right.
First Lady Michelle Obama attended the concert with a group of friends and, of course,...
| May 15, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Bullying has become such a fixture of school life that most of us have ceased giving it any real attention. Bullies are seen as an inextricable part of the social fabric in schools, as common and unremarkable as any other social archetype, whether it be...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:24 PM
LAS VEGAS – With a flash of comedic timing, Hillary Clinton dodged the first controversy of her not-yet-declared 2016 presidential run after a heckler threw a shoe and a nearly half-century-old political document at the former first lady and...
| May 9, 2014
| 3:34 PM
The daughter of a deceased San Francisco porn mogul was found hiding in a luxury hotel, days after an exhaustive search began in connection with an identity theft operation, authorities said Friday.
Sonoma County sheriff's detectives talked to...
| May 12, 2014
| 8:11 AM
Fox will shake up its Sunday animation block for the first time in nearly a decade next fall, pairing live-action sitcoms "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" and newcomer "Mulaney" on the night with "The Simpsons" and "Family Guy."
Suffering ratings declines due to...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:24 PM
The University of Maryland, College Park suffered a second cyberattack on the heels of the recent theft of personal data for hundreds of thousands of students, staff and alumni, university officials announced Thursday.
Ann G. Wylie, who chairs a newly...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 3:56 AM
BRUSSELS -- Three Secret Service agents prepping for President Obama’s trip to the Netherlands were sent home for “disciplinary reasons,” a service spokesman said Wednesday, in another embarrassing incident for the elite agency charged...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 1:18 PM
WASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) - A Pennsylvania woman who protested at the White House will get an apology and a family trip to Washington from the U.S. Secret Service to settle a lawsuit that accused the officers of effectively turning her away....
| Apr 1, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Former President Carter met his adoring, book-buying public in Portland, Ore., on Sunday, the Oregonian reports. The 89-year-old statesman signed 1,600 books in about two hours at Powell's Bookstore.
Carter's new book is "A Call to Action: Women,...