| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Gary David Goldberg, the creator of the iconic 1980s and '90s comedies "Family Ties" and "Spin City," has died. He was 68.
Family members said Goldberg died Saturday in his Montecito home from brain cancer.
Goldberg was a Brooklyn native who worked...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:31 PM
When he had his first important business meeting, Gary David Goldberg arrived with a fertile mind and a seasoned thumb.
Without any TV writing credits, he hitchhiked from San Diego to Los Angeles to meet an agent and talk TV. A big bear of a former...
| Feb 20, 2013
So you think your family is nuts? The fraternal train wreck of Gary Lennon's "A Family Thing," now having its world premiere in an Echo Theater Company production at Stage 52, will have you feeling Norman Rockwell-y about even those relatives whose loose-...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:32 PM
A lot of people pay for intimacy, and I don't mean solely for sex. I pay for the luxury of physical contact. I don't hire a gigolo or a male escort. I visit a masseuse.
You see, I'm a caregiver. I'm trying to cope with the stress, sadness, guilt and...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:58 PM
If you and your personal electronics are inseparable, nothing is more painful than running out of juice while traveling, especially if your device's GPS is navigating.
"New York City has been converting unused public spaces into urban oases complete...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — For the first time in their 29-year history, the MTV Video Music Awards were broadcast live from Brooklyn, N.Y., on Sunday night, but as to whether the event showcased all the borough had to offer — well, you can fuggedaboutit....
| Sep 17, 2013
| 8:30 AM
The documentary “99%: The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film” was made with an experimental production process, utilizing footage submitted from an open call for collaborators. The film examines the year when terms such as “Occupy,&...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:00 AM
NBCUniversal and Lexus are partnering on a novel advertising campaign that will encourage viewers of "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" to suggest concepts in real time for an ad that will be performed live later during the same night's telecast.
| Nov 16, 2013
| 5:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Snapchat is not even 3 years old. It's run by a couple of twentysomethings with no prior business experience. And it has never made a cent.
Yet investors are fighting for the opportunity to throw hundreds of millions at the...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 1:17 PM
After Tom Linsenmeyer committed suicide in 2001, his brothers and sister decided the best way to keep the student-athlete's memory alive would be a run for charity.
Now in its 12th year, Tom's 5K Reindeer Run raises thousands of dollars for Sarah's...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 12:42 PM
Yes, selfies have officially become so ubiquitous that "selfie" is Oxford English Dictionary's word of the year. But maybe, just maybe, we're getting a little too comfortable with snapping pictures of ourselves as we go through our day.
Case in point: On...