| Feb 17, 2014
| 1:02 PM
NBC's prime-time Sochi Olympics ratings have failed to achieve the same high levels as four years ago when the games were held in a compatible time zone in Vancouver, Canada.
The nine- to 12-hour time difference between Sochi, Russia, and the U.S....
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:00 AM
British Columbia Premier Christy Clark, who has faced mounting pressure in her own province to do more to support the film industry, quietly paid a visit to Hollywood last week.
During a trade mission to California, Clark stopped by the Hollywood...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Ratings for NBC's Monday prime-time Winter Olympics coverage rose from the same night four years ago, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
The Sochi Games drew an average of 23.5 million viewers, up 11% from the comparable night of the 2010...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:30 PM
NBC's ratings strength during the Olympics extends across all dayparts, including morning news, where "Today" scored a rare victory over ABC's "Good Morning America" during the first full week of action.
"GMA" has consistently been the top draw in the...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:08 PM
When: Feb. 16.
Best of the U.S.: Bode Miller, Ted Ligety, Travis Ganong.
Best of the rest: Aksel Lund Svindal (Norway), Patrick Kueng (Switzerland), Jan Hudec (Canada).
U.S. chances to medal: Miller won silver behind Svindal's gold in Vancouver...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:36 PM
When: Feb. 21.
Best of the U.S.: As in Vancouver four years ago, none qualified.
Best of the rest: Marielle Thompson and Kelsey Serwa of Canada, Katrin Mueller and Fanny Smith of Switzerland, and Ophelie David of France.
U.S. chances to medal: None....
| Sep 5, 2012
London for Less (free for iOS)
What it is: An app that helps visitors score 20 percent discounts at more than 150 restaurants and attractions in London.
How it works: After launching the app, travelers tap the Guide or the map to find discounts. After...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Cory Monteith appeared a few months ago as if he was truly looking forward to the future, having finally put behind him the demons of substance abuse that had plagued him since he was a youth.
"Sending out my love to everyone," the "Glee" star said in a...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Anyone who has tried to travel while minding a serious diet probably has had to compromise. After being offered only risotto or pasta at several restaurants in Italy, a vegetarian friend ordered "steak and baked potato, but hold the steak" in self-...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 11:31 PM
Cory Monteith, star of the hit Fox series "Glee," was found dead Saturday in a Canadian hotel room, according to Vancouver police.
The sudden death of the 31-year old Canadian actor came several months after he had voluntarily checked himself into a...
| Aug 4, 2013
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