In the annals of show-business rechristenings, few boast a better origin story than the Mexican singer-actress Flor Silvestre.
Born Guillermina Jimenez Chabolla in 1930, she moved at 13 with her family from their native ...Read more
She believes in life in the wild.
Pop goddess Cher met with the prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, on Friday, to help save Kaavan — known as "the world's loneliest elephant."
The legendary singer and Oscar-winning...Read more
Yes, anxious viewers, there will be a network-television airing of "A Charlie Brown Christmas" this year. Also, the 56-year-old "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer." And for all you wild and crazy youngsters out there, "...Read more
Just how stressed is Hugh Grant, you ask? Let him tell you:
"Well, apart from the fact we're having a second spike of coronavirus and we're about to be smashed by a no-deal Brexit, and food shortages and medicine ...Read more
My 5-year-old changed her Christmas/Hanukkah list. Now all she wants is a unicorn.
This was perhaps the easiest request we'd ever received. Within moments, my husband was sending me links to unicorn plushies, while I told...Read more
In a you-have-got-to-be-kidding-me year, there are some things to be thankful for in the world of television. Sadly, things are so bad in California that Gov. Gavin Newsom has put the state in lockdown mode. However, he ...Read more
Is your vision getting clearer? Neptune, the planet of dreams and visions, has been retrograde for five months, adding a swirling fog of surrealism to the view out the window of our train car. It lifts with today's ...Read more
The season finale — and also the finals — of the latest season of "The Great British Baking Show" made it to America on Friday, with last standing bakers Dave Friday (30, security guard), Laura Adlington (31, digital ...Read more
DETROIT — Garth Brooks couldn't have known it at the time. Back in late February, none of us did.
But when the country star stepped onstage for more than 70,000 concertgoers at Ford Field on Feb. 22, he and those ...Read more
It was Thanksgiving eve, 1971, when a mystery man known only as Dan Cooper hijacked a commercial airliner out of Portland International Airport. He sat in the last row of seats on the plane, where he slipped a note to the ...Read more
Billy Corgan is no stranger to upsetting people on the internet. But on a November morning, he seems remorseful to have upset a particular demographic: witches.
"It's Witchgate!" he announces.
Smashing Pumpkins' latest ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS — Pete Docter's life has a way of making its way on screen. The Minnesota native and chief creative officer of Pixar Animation Studios regularly draws from his own experiences, even if the results aren't ...Read more
In the Showtime drama "Your Honor," which premieres next month, Bryan Cranston plays a New Orleans judge whose wife was murdered a year before the events of the show begin. Amy Landecker plays the detective who ...Read more
That true love prevails is a well-known tradition in romantic comedies, so it's neither a spoiler nor a secret that "Happiest Season" ends with a happily ever after.
The lovers in this Christmas rom-com are Abby, a ...Read more
Today's games provide many wonders, including complex stories with multiple quests and missions that provide the illusion of letting us stitch together a linear story. But they are also big, and sometimes overwhelming to ...Read more
It's true of comedians and teachers, blind daters and corporate leaders -- the experienced ones don't launch without first reading the room. The inexperienced rush in with all they've got without taking the audience's ...Read more
Beloved "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek offered an uplifting vision for the future of the world in a video he taped shortly before his death to be aired as part of the game show's Thanksgiving episode.
"You know, in spite of...Read more
Experts estimate that the United States alone could have hundreds of thousands of patients with long-term effects of COVID-19. These patients, often called “long haulers,” continue to see symptoms ranging from heart ...Read more
In 2019, Time Out surveyed nearly 34,000 people from dozens of cities and verified what New Yorkers have always known: New York City is the greatest city in the world. Specifically, New York was named the most diverse and...Read more
The COVID-19 pandemic has rippled around the world, but for older people, the risk and social stresses are elevated. In America, older people are supported by Medicare and public benefits like Social Security—thankfully...Read more
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