| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:19 AM
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Jane Dailey is a professor of American history at the University of Chicago and the Law School. She has published extensively on the history and law of race in the United States since the Civil War.
| May 30, 2014
| 5:33 AM
The weekend brings the arrival of a promising drama, which is good news.
What "Mad Men" did for advertising and the 1960s, "Halt and Catch Fire" tries to do for personal computers and the 1980s. The fictional AMC drama largely succeeds in its debut at...
| May 14, 2014
| 9:28 AM
I guess I prefer Hot Oprah to Iced Oprah.
Hot Oprah is comforting, rich and easy to stomach. Iced Oprah shuts you out. It seems cold and indifferent, content to coast on its promise. That said, the official name for the new Oprah Winfrey drink at...
| May 14, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted into the National Football League, will be the subject of a multi-part documentary series on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
The series will follow the former University of Missouri football player on his...
| May 16, 2014
| 7:52 AM
Barbara Walters' big retirement party on "The View" drew Hillary Clinton, Oprah Winfrey and Michael Douglas.
Clinton urged Walters to take time off and enjoy life.
But Walters wanted to know if Clinton would run for president.
"I'm running –...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:42 PM
I'd spent a good part of the day reading National Burger Month press releases. One chef's topping burgers with caviar, another with truffles. Others are serving pork burgers, veggie burgers and even a carbonara burger.
| 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...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 4:54 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Ask Stanford senior forward Chiney Ogwumike a question about anything, and she could probably riff on it.
On the "N-E-R-D" video, a project the Stanford star spearheaded which has 46,000 YouTube views:
"We made one two years...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Meditation seems to be everywhere lately — on talk shows, in yoga studios, even on our smartphones. A recent Time magazine cover story announced that we're in the midst of "The Mindful Revolution." Celebrities including hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Do you have the charisma of Oprah, the peppiness of Katie Couric and the wit of Letterman?
Ok, um.... well, do you at least have the Mr. Rogers' knack for popping in businesses with his television neighbor?
The city's local access cable channel is...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 10:36 AM
DJ Sennett likes to prank people. His channel on YouTube, called the Public Prankster includes video of him pretending to drink Windex at a store to shock people, staging pot deals where actors trade actual cooking pots in place of drugs, and pulling a...