| Dec 5, 2013
| 5:10 PM
Just hours after it was announced that MSNBC host Martin Bashir was leaving the cable news network in the wake of his criticism of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, fellow MSNBC outcast Alec Baldwin jumped to his defense.
Bashir, who drew heaps of...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 10:00 AM
NEW YORK — Tea time at Sardi's, and in rushed Bette Midler too busy to give her caricature on the far wall an admiring glance.
She had just finished taping an appearance on Katie Couric's talk show and, like me, had plans to see Mike Nichols'...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Having taken a fair amount of heat from the science-based community for her recent show promoting scare stories about an important immunological vaccine, Katie Couric has backed off.
In a piece appearing Tuesday in the Huffington Post, the TV host...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 11:14 AM
In similar fashion to Jenny McCarthy’s declaration that vaccinations lead to autism, Katie Couric recently ticked off those pushing for young people to be vaccinated against HPV, (human papillomavirus, a sexually-transmitted virus that can lead to...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Not every family can make news just by sending out a Christmas card, but, then, not every family is the Kardashians.
The E! network’s reality show glam-fam has stirred up quite a buzz with the image on their 2013 holiday card. It’s the...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:30 PM
There's a little fight in the "CBS Evening News."
For the first time since Katie Couric anchored "The CBS Evening News" in September of 2006, the program was watched by more viewers on an individual night than ABC's "World News," suggesting the...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:14 AM
After the coffee. Before second-guessing the Golden Globe nominations.
The Skinny: I'm playing beat the clock today as I try to get this done in time to watch the FCC get grilled on Capitol Hill. Oh the exciting life I lead. Today's Fix includes a look...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 6:55 PM
Laura Tyler of Orange County has made it to the finals of “Face Off” for a second year.
“I need that second chance,” she said in the episode that aired Tuesday on Syfy.
The special-effects makeup artist, 28, is getting it. She...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Oct 30, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Bette Midler is Katie Couric's guest on Halloween, and the Divine Miss M has not-so-divine things to say about some young women performers.
In Thursday's telecast of "Katie," Couric asks a question about Miley Cyrus and Lady Gaga, who push the...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Laura Tyler of Orange County is back in a familiar spot as a finalist on "Face Off." But her approach on the special-effects makeup contest has changed the second time around.
"I think this time I've mentally prepared myself a little better," she said...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:09 AM
What's Tiger Woods really like?
Katie Couric wants to know, and she puts the question to Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn, who is dating the golfer.
Vonn describes Woods as funny, laid back, competitive and a great guy. She also says they have similar...