| Jun 6, 2012
| 8:15 AM
The president leaned in, lightly touched Carla Hayden's shoulders and sent a whispered message into her right ear.
What exactly did Barack Obama, leader of the free world, say to the CEO of the Enoch Pratt Free Library? A national secret? A sweet...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 2:03 PM
With all the excitement of the Olympics happening in London, I can’t help but want in on some of the British festivities. Thanks to Creed, the scent of royalty is just a spray away. Master perfumer Olivier Creed has released Acqua Fiorentina, The...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Were you paying attention to the pop culture in 2011? It was certainly an eventful year, with pop stars and talk show hosts grabbing headlines and a colorful cast of Republican presidential hopefuls jockeying for position. Here's a little test to make...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 2:13 AM
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| 2:42 PM
| Dec 1, 2011
| 8:41 AM
WASHINGTON—First lady Michelle Obama arrived Thursday morning in Chicago for a memorial service for James Bowman, the father of Valerie Jarrett, a top aide to President Barack Obama.
Bowman, an expert in inherited blood diseases and population...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 11:10 AM
President Obama celebrated the soldiers who fought the Iraq war on Wednesday, marking the fulfillment of a campaign promise to bring home all U.S. forces following a nearly nine-year conflict that killed more than 4,400 U.S. soldiers.
"So as your...
| Dec 15, 2011
A delightfully useful and versatile term has been floating around a lot lately: "hot mess." Usually it refers to a person, often (but not always) a woman, whose behavior is exceedingly self-destructive but who remains exceedingly compelling nonetheless....
| Dec 16, 2011
| 1:36 PM
Imagine asking your boss' wife out on a date. Now imagine your boss is the commander in chief of the most powerful military in the world.
None of that deterred Marine Lance Cpl. Aaron Leeks, who asked First Lady Michelle Obama on Friday if she would...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 12:28 PM
We live in a world of conspiracy theories -- where nothing is as it seems, where even a politician's benign photo op might have a titillating back story.
Which brings us to the Obama family dog, Bo.
Bo was last seen in the company of the president, who...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 10:46 AM
If 2011 doesn't rank as the best time of Neil Diamond's 50-year career, it surely must be close.
Just consider the major awards the enduring, Grammy-winning singer-songwriter behind "Sweet Caroline," "Cracklin' Rosie," "I Am ... I Said," "Song Sung Blue"...