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  • The Week in Pictures | August 11 – 17, 2014

     
    Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We start The Week in Pictures off with a dramatic image from Liberia, where a woman tries to help her husband after he fell and was knocked unconscious in an Ebola ward in Monrovia. People...
  • Robin Williams and a discussion on depression

    Robin Williams and a discussion on depression
    The circumstances that bring about a national conversation on mental health are almost never good. Most recently, the apparent suicide Tuesday of actor and comedian Robin Williams touched off a discussion among our readers on depression. In the past, mass...
  • Harvey Weinstein Sets Broadway Timeline for 'Finding Neverland'

    "Finding Neverland," the movie-to-musical adaptation produced by Harvey Weinstein, has penciled in a Broadway schedule, with the production aiming to begin performances in New York in March. The show will open in one of the nine Main Stem theaters...
  • 'Aladdin' on Broadway honors Robin Williams with singalong

    'Aladdin' on Broadway honors Robin Williams with singalong
    "Aladdin" -- the Broadway musical -- paid tribute to Robin Williams on Tuesday night with an audience singalong of "Friend Like Me" led by actor James Monroe Iglehart, who plays the role of the genie in the Disney stage production in New York. Williams,...
  • Robin Williams to be Memorialized in 'World of Warcraft'

    Blizzard Entertainment has agreed to memorialize Robin Williams in "World of Warcraft" after fans of the late comedian petitioned the company to create a non-playable character in the fantasy game. The company announced its plan to honor Williams' memory...
  • Robin Williams: Five performances to remember

    Robin Williams: Five performances to remember
    It wasn't his first film to do so, but the 1989 drama "Dead Poets Society" reminded millions that Robin Williams was an actor as well as a comic maelstrom as well as a star. The man introduced to those same millions a decade earlier in "Mork & Mindy"...
  • Video: Tribute to Robin Williams by cast of Disney's 'Aladdin'

    Video: Tribute to Robin Williams by cast of Disney's 'Aladdin'
    Last night, the cast of the Disney musical "Aladdin," currently running on Broadway, paid tribute to the late Robin Williams, who died Monday. Williams originated the role of the Genie, putting his comic skills to work in voicing Aladdin's big blue...
  • Pictures in the News | Aug. 12, 2014

     
    In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, people visit Robin Williams' star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood. The comedian was found dead at his home in Northern California on Monday. Warren, Mich.: Cars are stranded along a flooded stretch of...
  • Robin Williams, more than a star, never seemed to age

    Robin Williams, more than a star, never seemed to age
    One of the drawbacks of a life captured on film is the irrefutable evidence of time passing. The camera can hide many things, but not the fact that people, even famous people, grow old. Right before our eyes. With the possible exception of Robin...
  • Robin Williams ran a comedy marathon at a sprint

    Robin Williams was impossible to confuse with any other comedian. He cited Peter Sellers and “The Goon Show” among his inspirations, but among American comedians, his only obvious forebear (and eventual “Mork and Mindy” costar)...
  • Robin Williams dies at 63; Oscar-winning actor, comic genius

    Robin Williams dies at 63; Oscar-winning actor, comic genius
    When Robin Williams graduated from Redwood High School in Marin County, his classmates couldn't help themselves: They voted him both "most humorous" and "least likely to succeed." He topped them. Williams became one of the world's most successful...