| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:21 PM
Comedian Joan Rivers remained on life support on Tuesday after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest last week, her daughter Melissa said.
Rivers, 81, was hospitalized in New York after she stopped breathing during outpatient...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor became the latest politician to move to Wall Street, taking a high-paying job at investment bank Moelis & Co. and boosting the profile of the boutique firm founded in Century City.
Cantor, 51, who resigned last...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 6:28 PM
For the last several weeks, Bills fans have been livin' on a prayer — a prayer that their beloved franchise would remain in Buffalo in the wake of a bidding war for the team after longtime owner Ralph Wilson died in March.
Since Wilson's death,...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:59 AM
Comedian Joan Rivers, who suffered cardiac arrest last week, has been moved out of an intensive care unit in a New York hospital and into a private room, her daughter Melissa Rivers said on Wednesday.
Rivers, 81, is now "being kept comfortable" in a...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 2:30 PM
With Scotland voting next month on whether to claim independence from the rest of the United Kingdom, polls suggest that the unionist No voters hold the majority. But to judge from this year's editions of the Edinburgh International Festival (wrapping...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Joan Rivers' "condition remains serious" after being rushed to a hospital Thursday following complications during an outpatient surgery, her daughter said Friday.
"My mother would be so touched by the tributes and prayers that we have received from...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Argentina's president, Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner, went on TV a little more than a week ago to denounce U.S. hedge funds she sees as undermining her nation's already struggling economy, echoing other members of her government in calling them a sort of...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 10:22 AM
We are way out west in Miami-Dade County on the 800-acre grounds of what's now known as Trump National Doral. For more than 50 years, the PGA Tour has stopped here, and that rich history can be seen in the framed black-and-white photos of...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:56 PM
I'm not the kind of person who generally gets all excited about someone getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The area is tourist-trappy. Parking sucks. And the idea that the stars might be awarded out of merit (or actual fame) is a fiction. After...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:02 PM
What should happen if a massive viral outbreak appears out of nowhere and the only possible treatment is an untested drug? And who should receive it?
The two American missionaries who contracted the almost-always-fatal virus in West Africa were given...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:11 AM
A few years ago, reflecting the fizzy optimism that preceded the Great Recession, Chicago's skyline was lit up by "balcony wars." It had architects turning the prosaic balconies that typically mar the face of residential high-rises into all manner of eye-...