Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel paired up with show creator Norman Lear to do a one-time live performance of iconic sitcoms "All in the Family" and "The Jeffersons."
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 1:14 am
Timeless is the word that comes to mind when watching modern-day actors read words Norman Lear and his staff of television writers penned 45 years ago.
Posted on: 23 May 2019 | 12:54 am
Shortly before my 25th reunion at Harvard University, I wrote op-eds opposing legacy preferences, the troubling practice of colleges and universities giving a leg up in admissions to their own alumni. I knew from experience to expect blowback, but I was shocked by the intensity of my classmates' reaction. Many called me a traitor.
Posted on: 22 May 2019 | 8:14 pm
Washington has become the first state in the nation to pass a law allowing composting as an alternative to burial or cremation of human remains.
Posted on: 22 May 2019 | 5:09 pm
A Miller Park Zoo flamingo was euthanized Monday after an elementary school student threw a rock inside the animal's exhibit.
Posted on: 22 May 2019 | 2:28 pm
Late last year, officials at the New York State Department of Health knew they had to act fast to stem the tide of a growing measles outbreak in ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities.
Posted on: 22 May 2019 | 2:01 pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is sitting on a political powder keg. With a President trying to goad her into launching impeachment, fulfilling the textbook definition of abusing power, she faces growing pressure from her caucus to let the House vote on starting the process. On Wednesday Democrats met behind closed doors once again to discuss the situation.
Posted on: 22 May 2019 | 1:40 pm
A lunchroom worker in New Hampshire who said she was fired for allowing a student to take food without paying hadn't been charging the student for anything for several months, her former employer said.
Posted on: 22 May 2019 | 12:22 am
Robert F. Smith announced that he'd be giving 396 college seniors the gift of a lifetime during his commencement speech at Morehouse College.
Posted on: 20 May 2019 | 9:38 am
This month, Hollywood's brightest stars are descending upon the French Riviera for the annual Cannes Film Festival. Against the idyllic background of the sun-soaked Riviera, this is where some of the world's most high-profile directors premiere the films that they hope will excite critics and viewers alike -- and, if they're lucky, win awards.
Posted on: 20 May 2019 | 7:16 am
A playful rabbit sculpture by Jeff Koons has become the most expensive work by a living artist ever to sell at auction.
Posted on: 16 May 2019 | 11:33 am
On the same day mourners remembered a young hero, two schoolmates accused in the mass shooting that killed him learned the long list of charges against them.
Posted on: 15 May 2019 | 5:42 pm