“Massacre Pond” (Minotaur), by Paul Doiron
Elizabeth Morse, who made her fortune selling worthless herbal remedies to the gullible, is buying up huge parcels of timberland in Eastern Maine with the hope of persuading the federal government to
“Massacre Pond” (Minotaur), by Paul Doiron
NEW YORK (AP) — Not many people read “The Cuckoo’s Calling” before word leaked out over the weekend that author Robert Galbraith was, in fact, J.K. Rowling. But a handful who did managed to get a signed copy.
“My Lunches With Orson: Conversations Between Henry Jaglom and Orson Welles” (Metropolitan Books), by Peter Biskind
Orson Welles would enter the trendy Los Angeles restaurant Ma Maison through the kitchen, thus avoiding being seen arriving by wheelchair. His
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people are about to converge on Ann Arbor for the city’s annual art fairs.
Four days’ worth of art, music and food kick off Wednesday.
There actually are four
“Turbo” is a life-size advertisement for the Indianapolis 500 that just might give a boost to the IndyCar Series.
LONDON (AP) — Shakespeare’s Globe theater is about to take the Bard’s words literally — “All the world’s a stage.”
The London theater announced Tuesday that it plans to tour a production of “Hamlet” to every country in
PARIS (AP) — The new face of France — or at least the official postage stamp for the President Francois Hollande era — is modeled after a Ukrainian woman who takes her top off to defend feminist causes.
NEW YORK (AP) — Readers eager for hardcover copies of the detective novel J.K. Rowling (ROHL’-ing) wrote under another name will have to wait at least a couple of days.
Little, Brown and Co. imprint Mulholland Books announced
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Randy Travis was awake and making progress Monday as he recovers from surgery following a stroke, his doctors said.
In a news release and video from the Texas hospital where the
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Randy Travis is awake and making progress as he recovers from surgery following a stroke.
A news release and video from the Texas hospital where the 54-year-old singer is recovering described
NEW YORK (AP) — Regis Philbin’s new sports talk show premieres next month with the launch of cable channel Fox Sports 1.
Befitting a program debuting in 2013, “Crowd Goes Wild” will weave back-and-forths with viewers into the
Court Yard Hounds, “Amelita” (Columbia)
The Court Yard Hounds open their second album, “Amelita,” with a portrait of a friend who wallows in negativity. But the arrangement and lyrics of “Sunshine” express how this sisterly duo isn’t going
NEW YORK (AP) — It may not please the most purist tango lovers — it may even scandalize them. But the affair going on between “Forever Tango” and salsa star Gilberto Santa Rosa may be one of those
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Jackson could have earned $1.1 billion or more if he had performed a worldwide concert tour and created a Las Vegas show before his death, an accounting expert familiar with the singer’s earning
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles prosecutors have moved to revoke probation for singer Chris Brown, who was charged last month with misdemeanor hit-and-run and driving without a valid license.
Brown has been on felony probation in the
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has appeared many times on late-night TV, including “Saturday Night Live.” Now he has scored his first gig on a sitcom.
His office on Monday confirmed a report in
July 21: Singer Kay Starr is 91. Movie director Norman Jewison is 87. Actress Patricia Elliott (“One Life To Live”) is 71. Actor Edward Herrmann (“Gilmore Girls”) is 70. Actor Leigh Lawson (“Tess”) is 68. Singer Yusuf Islam
Trapped in a mundane job at the tomato plant, Theo dreams of becoming a glamorous race car driver.
He wants the fame and fortune of Indianapolis 500 winner Guy Gagne, but more than anything, Theo wants to go
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich have started a “small meaningless rebellion” against Spotify, announcing Sunday on Twitter they’re pulling their Atoms For Peace collaboration off the streaming service over royalty payments they say are
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A court document says Lucasfilm and Pixar have settled a lawsuit that claims they and other giant companies conspired to keep wages down by agreeing not to poach each other’s workers.