| Apr 7, 2011
Bill Varney, an Academy Award-winning sound mixer whose final film credit was a "director's edition" of Orson Welles' "Touch of Evil" that was released on the film's 40th anniversary, has died. He was 77.
Varney died Saturday of congestive heart...
| Jun 3, 2011
Pauline Betz Addie
1940s tennis champion in Hall of Fame
Pauline Betz Addie, 91, a champion tennis player who won Wimbledon in 1946 without dropping a set during the entire tournament, died Tuesday at an assisted-living facility in Potomac, Md., the...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 3:06 PM
It didn't start with Twitter — and it won't end with Weiner.
For centuries, the theme of sexual sins committed by the powerful has been scintillating source material for the arts. In poems and plays, in novels and films and TV series, artists...
| Jan 24, 2012
Sheila Kelley is a seasoned actor currently in "Gossip Girl" on the CW. She also had roles in ABC's "Lost," which ended in 2010, as well as in "L.A. Law" and "Sisters."
Her acting career mixed with physical fitness in 2000's "Dancing at the Blue Iguana,"...
| May 3, 2011
| 3:57 PM
It has been quite awhile, arguably more than three years, since Michael Phelps was able to focus solely on the sport of swimming.
After winning eight gold medals at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Phelps not only felt like he'd lose his mind if he...
| May 18, 2011
| 6:24 AM
America's most-watched network, CBS, revealed its plans for the 2011-12 season Wednesday, introducing five news series and moving "CSI" and "The Good Wife" to new nights.
"CSI" will move to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, while "The Good Wife" will air at 8 p.m....
| May 5, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Today's Birthday (05/07/11). This is your year for partnerships, creativity, cooperation and contribution. A new business or romance could develop. Relax and take stock. What do you really want? Ask for it by name, in writing, and take action to...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 12:54 PM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Horror movie icon Robert Englund was born in Glendale, Calif., on this day in 1947. This birthday guy is known as the original slasher Freddy Krueger in eight "Nightmare On Elm Street" films and two television series. His other film...
| May 5, 2011
| 1:47 PM
BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Ivan Sergei was born in Hawthorne, N.J., on this date in 1971. This birthday guy starred on the short-lived TV series "Gravity." He also played the title role in the miniseries "Jack Hunter and the Lost Treasure of Ugarit." He's had...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 5:09 PM
"Is this really happening?" Nicholas McCarthy asked as he stepped carefully along an icy sidewalk toward the theater.
An evening full of red carpets and party people was fading. It was almost midnight on the first Friday at the Sundance Film Festival....
| Oct 16, 2010
Dogs rule. The writers of ABC's "Lost" know that. In the series finale, they gave viewers an unforgettable, tear-jerker scene: Vincent the lab stays at the side of the dying Jack. Jack's not alone. When he breathes his last, viewers knew that Vincent...