| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Ed Hookstratten, a lawyer and agent to the stars whose clients spanned the news, entertainment and sports world, died at his Beverly Hills home Wednesday from complications related to congestive heart failure. He was 83.
Known as "The Hook,"...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 6:32 PM
In election cycles past, losing presidential candidates have been content to fade into the background, avoiding interviews and sidestepping questions about pressing political matters.
But that has not been the case with 2012 Republican nominee Mitt...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 12:32 PM
A science teacher in Iowa claims to have lost 37 pounds after eating McDonald's for 90 days.
And he didn't just eat salads.
"I had the Big Macs, I had the Quarter Pounders with cheese, I had sundaes, I had ice cream cones," John Cisna told KCCI.com....
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:07 AM
WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joe Biden said Wednesday he is "confident that I could make a good president," but added that he had yet to decide whether he will seek the Democratic nomination in 2016.
Biden, during a round of morning TV interviews in...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Troopers and police in Atlanta on Thursday were escorting motorists back to hundreds of vehicles that were abandoned along the region's interstate system after a rare winter storm paralyzed the city in a freezing traffic gridlock that still has...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 3:48 PM
A lot of TV talk this weekend will be devoted to the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos, but that doesn't mean the rest of the NFL has been packed up and put into deep freeze until next fall. And nowhere is that more obvious than NBC, which aired the...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 10:23 AM
Many of the "Today" show's core anchors were off for the holidays Monday, so NBC called in two veterans to join Matt Lauer on his birthday. Former "Today" anchors Bryant Gumbel and Jane Pauley returned for a one-day-only tour of duty in an effort to...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 11:07 AM
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts certainly generated a lot of headlines in 2013, most of which had to do with the popular newswoman's health. At the close of the year, Roberts is opening up about her personal life, as she publicly...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Lillo Brancato Jr., the actor best known for playing a small-time wannabe hood executed by Tony Soprano on HBO's acclaimed series "The Sopranos," was paroled on Tuesday.
According to the Associated Press, Brancato has been serving a 10-year sentence for...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The Winter Olympics has long embraced offbeat events, awarding medals for skills that are essentially head-first sledding and target-practice on skis.
But when NBC's coverage of the quadrennial competition begins from Sochi, Russia on Feb. 6, the Winter...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 11:00 AM
The raging controversy over comments made by "Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson in GQ magazine and A&E's decision to suspend him from the remaining episodes of the upcoming fifth season arrive at the end of a year that has no shortage of culture war dust-...