| Jun 13, 2014
| 7:57 PM
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who signed legislation barring "gay conversion therapy" in his state, said Friday that Texas Gov. Rick Perry's comparison of homosexuality to alcoholism was wrong.
"I disagree with him, and I don't believe that's an...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Increasing attention to its reality TV slate, ABC Family has given a 14-episode order to hidden camera show "Freak Out" produced by SallyAnn Salsano's 495 Productions ("Jersey Shore," "Party Down South").
Premiering this fall during the network's...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 4:30 PM
15 years after The WB/UPN's "Roswell" first premiered, the cast and creator reunited at the ATX Television Festival in Austin to regale a packed theater with their memories of filming the cult alien drama. Stars Shiri Appleby, Jason Behr, Brendan Fehr,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:48 AM
The Marketplace Co-Op, a stores-within-a-store concept, is now officially open in Downtown Disney Marketplace at Walt Disney World Resort.
The new store, located in the former Team Mickey location next to TrenD, features six different boutiques under...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Reality TV producers couldn't have scripted this any better.
Over the last 18 months, there has been a tremendous wave of consolidation among production companies that specialize in reality shows such as "Duck Dynasty," "Top Chef" and "Party Down South....
| May 31, 2014
| 5:49 PM
Is it a sign of the times that commencement speeches have become controversial?
This year has been marked by a string of protests at college campuses across the country against the people invited to deliver keynote addresses at graduation ceremonies....
| May 21, 2014
| 4:50 PM
On college campuses all over the country, the classes of 2014 have distinguished themselves like none before — mainly by chasing away their commencement speakers. Students at Smith College scared off Christine Lagarde, the first female managing...
| May 18, 2014
When it comes to creating stories on the stage, Mary Zimmerman is a master. But the Tony Award-winning director is very specific about the tales she chooses to tell.
"One thing I really like is to try to stage the impossible," says Zimmerman, 53,...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:38 PM
It's a baby girl meatball for "Jersey Shore" alum Snooki, a.k.a. Nicole Polizzi.
The reality star made the announcement with a video taken as she and her son, Lorenzo, found out in real time that the little guy would be getting a baby sister....
| Apr 4, 2014
| 11:25 AM
It'll be another bambino or bambina for Nicole Polizzi: Snooki has announced she's pregnant with her second child.
And guess what: She's a grown woman who will go into "momma bear" mode to protect her family.
"Jionni and I are so excited to confirm...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Thanks to a brewing scandal centering on the closure of lanes leading to the George Washington Bridge, it might seem like Fort Lee, N.J., with its massively snarled traffic, has something in common with Los Angeles.
But blood-boiling gridlock is...