| Jul 15, 2013
| 11:30 AM
SANFORD, Fla. -- After a day of nationwide demonstrations protesting the verdict in the George Zimmerman murder case in Florida, civil rights leaders prepared to step up their calls for justice for Trayvon Martin, the unarmed teenager killed more than a...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Kim Kardashian let it rip Friday on Instagram, mincing no hashtags in her slam of Katie Couric, whom she deemed a "fake media friend."
It all started out pleasantly enough, it seems, with Couric sending Kardashian and boyfriend Kanye West a baby gift...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:11 AM
MTV certainly knows how to provoke a social media stir. Sunday night's 2013 Video Music Awards, with Lady Gaga's quick-change performance, 'N Sync's flash-reunion and Miley Cyrus' cringe-inducing appearance, generated 18.5-million tweets, according to...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Miley Cyrus did her best to shock the audience of the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday night, and according to most, she succeeded. Whether she was stripping to her underwear, grinding on a foam finger or twerking with giant teddy bears, Cyrus left...
| Jul 30, 2013
I never thought the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman case deserved nearly the attention it got. But reasonable people can disagree about that. What strikes me as unconscionable, however, is the way the supposedly objective media have not only...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Valerie Harper, diagnosed with terminal brain cancer in January and given three to six months to live, has defied the odds and as of June was close to remission, the actress and her doctor revealed Thursday morning on the "Today" show.
| Aug 6, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Al Roker might want to invest in a new alarm clock.
The “Today” weatherman overslept Tuesday, missing his early-morning call for The Weather Channel’s “Wake Up With Al.”
“After 39 years, it happened. I overslept and...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Ryan Seacrest, who apparently never sleeps, was at the first regular-season NFL game in Denver on Thursday night, and not many were glad to see him.
Seacrest, who hosts "American Idol," "New Year's Rockin' Eve," the upcoming game show "Million...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 6:27 PM
John Palmer, 77, a veteran reporter for NBC News who covered wars and Washington during a career that spanned 40 years, died Saturday at George Washington University Hospital of pulmonary fibrosis, according to his wife, Nancy.
Palmer worked for NBC...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:35 AM
So how do you swim 110 miles though jellyfish-infested ocean water from Cuba to the United States?
Diana Nyad used a mantra on her swim into history.
"The phrase I decided to use was 'find a way,'" the long-distance swimmer told ABC’s "Good...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:57 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out if I get stock options.
The Skinny: Apologies for running a little late this morning. Wednesday's headlines include Tribune Co. splitting off its newspaper unit into a separate company, Rupert Murdoch agreeing to...