| Dec 17, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Americans' hyper-profitable obsession with dogs and cats has reached a new peak. The year's biggest private-equity buyout, announced Sunday for $8.7 billion, wasn't for a big-idea Web start-up or a profitable mega-firm but for PetSmart, the strip-mall...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Sometimes, bigger still is better.
There were many great concerts by smaller or lessor-known acts at smaller venues this year, but among the 163 shows I attended this year it’s not a coincidence that mostof the year’s best were the biggest...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Bret Michaels' long-running health problems are continuing, with the rocker being treated at six hospitals in the last two weeks, including undergoing kidney surgery, according to posts on his blog and his Facebook page.
For diabetics "there are extra...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:54 AM
WHAT: Singer, songwriter, reality-TV star and Poison alumnus Bret Michaels will be this month's musical guest at Velvet Sessions, the cocktail party/lobby concert at Universal's Hard Rock Hotel. The event is the kickoff for Hard Rock's Pinktober breast-...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The same Harpo Studios that introduced you to self-help gurus Dr. Phil, Dr. Oz and Suze Orman will be re-introducing you Wednesday to Bret Michaels.
The bandanna- and eyeliner-wearing rocker best known as the lead singer of hair band Poison and the star...
| May 30, 2014
| 10:15 AM
Poison singer Bret Michaels cut short his performance Thursday night in New Hampshire after suffering effects of what bandmate Pete Evick said turned out to be “extremely low” blood sugar for the hard rock singer who has Type 1 diabetes....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Bret Michaels, former lead singer of the band Poison as well as a reality-show participant and judge, will perform at this month's Velvet Sessions at Universal's Hard Rock Hotel.
The lobby concert/cocktail party on Thursday also represents the kickoff...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:50 PM
The May TV schedule is filled with finales, but don't think you won't have anything to watch. The Bluths are back! Yes, on May 26 Netflix with offer up all 15 episodes of the new "Arrested Development" with all the sitcom's original cast intact. Can't...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 12:11 PM
Miley Cyrus has a new song called “We Can’t Stop,” an ode to overindulgence, sleepless sleepovers, dancing, MDMA, big butts, bathroom lines, kissing, red plastic cups and sweaty bodies. The song, which seems as if it were written by an...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:51 PM
If you haven’t heard a live version of “Devil Went Down to Georgia” in a while, and that’s something you happen to have been craving, now is your chance to hear it again. The Charlie Daniels Band, best known for that song with...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 9:30 AM
“Saturday Night Live” writers must love it when old-time recurring hosts like John Goodman come back to the show: They’re comfortable with themselves, they’re familiar with the way the show works and they’re flexible, willing...