| Aug 15, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Americans have always feared secret cabals.
In three successive decades in the mid-20th century, a "Brown Scare" swept through this country, followed by a "Red Scare," and finally a "Lavender Scare," Jesse Walker tells us in his bold and thought-...
| May 28, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Rob Lowe made a major impression with viewers over the Memorial Day weekend playing Liberace's plastic surgeon in the HBO film "Behind the Candelabra." Now he's following that up with another eye-catching role, as John F. Kennedy in National Geographic...
| May 13, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Being a "Mad Men" fan these days feels a little like being a woman who, after dating a string of jerks, finally gives a nice guy a chance and discovers that, hey, there's something to this after all.
One of the ongoing debates about this season is...
| May 16, 2013
| 7:25 AM
The last several months have been wildly up and down for David Mamet. The Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright saw his new play "The Anarchist" flop on Broadway, while a revival of his "Glengarry Glenn Ross" proved a box office hit thanks to Al Pacino....
| Sep 20, 2012
| 7:00 AM
The 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy will be marked next year with numerous commemorations around the country. As part of the observances, the Dallas Museum of Art will host an exhibition of the works of art that were installed...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 4:14 AM
Arthur Tress was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Nov. 24, 1940. He took his first photographs while still in elementary school in 1952. He attended Bard College, where he studied art and art history, world culture and philosophy under Heinrich Bluecher....
| Nov 1, 2012
Letitia Baldrige, an etiquette maven who served as social secretary to First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy and later wrote books and a syndicated column advising readers on good manners in contemporary America, has died. She was 86.
Baldrige died Monday at...
| Sep 23, 2012
This summer Molly Ringwald said that she read "Fifty Shades of Grey" because "when a book becomes that big, I feel like it's culturally relevant."
No book in recent memory has sold as fast as the lead title of E.L. James' erotic trilogy. It enjoyed an...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Dealey said he is concerned that the planned $2.2 million restoration of the plaza ahead of the 50th anniversary may limit access to highlights on his tours, such as the pergola where Abraham Zapruder shot his iconic film of the motorcade under fire....
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Delta alumnae attacks: Police now say they have DNA evidence linking the rapes of Delta alumnae in the Dallas area....
| Jan 16, 2012
| 4:37 PM
JFK assassination: The hearse used to carry the body of John F. Kennedy after his assassination will be offered up at an auction. The hearse was the first 1964 model built by the Miller-Meteor Co. of Ohio, and it was the show car at the National Funeral...