| Sep 7, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Dear Joan Rivers,
You didn't get Meryl Streep crying in five accents. But Audra McDonald and Hugh Jackman singing at your funeral on Sunday?
That's better than anything you asked for in your book "I Hate Everyone ... Starting With Me."
The best of...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Family and friends bid farewell on Sunday to Joan Rivers, the outspoken comedian who became famous around the world for her acerbic wit and brash style, at a private funeral sprinkled with jokes, laughter and songs.
Journalists Barbara Walters and...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 4:53 AM
Arbutus resident Emily Ruppert has spent this summer flipping, jumping and dancing her way across the Radio City Music Hall stage in New York City.
Her acrobatic gymnastics crew, AcroArmy, is scheduled to compete Tuesday as one of the final 12 teams...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
After a minor firestorm from social media, the Broadway League has overturned its decision not to dim Broadway's lights in honor of Joan Rivers. The League will now oversee the darkening of the theater district's marquees tonight, in memory of the...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 6:06 AM
Animal-rights group PETA wants to pay for advertising inside Orlando International Airport to attack SeaWorld's use of killer whales, but the airport won't clear it for takeoff.
The ad, depicting a killer whale chomping on the leg of SeaWorld's CEO,...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Raunchy, gravelly-voiced and self-deprecating comedian Joan Rivers, who rose from Greenwich Village standup to occasional host of "The Tonight Show" and star of TV's "Fashion Police," died Sept 4. She was 81.
"She passed peacefully at 1:17 p.m....
| Sep 8, 2014
| 8:11 AM
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their second child, Clarence House announced. The baby is due next spring. [Los Angeles Times]
Hundreds of people gathered outside Temple Emanu-El in Manhattan on Sunday while comedian Joan Rivers' funeral...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Jenny McCarthy is now the new girl on the block: The TV personality has married boy bander Donnie Wahlberg, her rep confirmed to The Times.
The former "View" panelist and the ex-New Kids on the Block member wed Sunday at Hotel Baker in Illinois,...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Why is Jenny McCarthy leaving "The View"? Turns out, she doesn't fit in.
The talk show panelist answered that question during a sit-down interview on "The Howard Stern Show" on Monday.
McCarthy had been on "The View" for about a year following the...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Likened to a modern-day “Partridge Family,” The Willis Clan wowed the judges on “America’s Got Talent” last week, but it’s the act’s back story that transcends a television variety show.
The 12-member band...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 10:55 AM
It has been an art-world puzzlement for nearly 50 years, but the mystery of the Slant Step appears to have been solved.
The Slant Step is an eccentric, near-mythic object in the annals of 1960s Bay Area “funk” art. A found object, it looks...