| Aug 13, 2013
| 10:50 AM
DURHAM, N.C. -- Two lawsuits filed in federal court in North Carolina have challenged the state’s new voter ID law, claiming that some of its provisions infringe on voter rights and discriminate against minorities.
The suits were filed late Monday...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:10 PM
DURHAM, N.C. - The infamy of Carlos Danger has extended all the way to the lower rungs of baseball’s minor leagues.
Carlos Danger is, of course, the doppelganger used by former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner, a New York Democrat, while he was sending...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:53 PM
DURHAM, N.C.--One of the nation’s most restrictive voter ID bills was signed into law Monday by North Carolina's Gov. Pat McCrory, a Republican.
The new law requires voters to show government-issued ID cards, with polling places not allowed to...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 3:23 AM
Those old clips take Dean Norris back to the good old days when TV in South Bend was breaking ground instead of bad.
WNDU-TV’s “Beyond Our Control” spoofed TV, passed off fake ads and gave local high school students such as Norris...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 3:56 PM
NEW YORK, Aug 7 (Reuters) - The New York City Police Department has agreed to purge a database of names and addresses of people stopped by police under the NYPD's controversial stop-and-frisk program but later cleared of criminal wrongdoing.
| Aug 4, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Rookie New York police officers shot and killed a 14-year-old boy before dawn Sunday as he chased and shot at another young man, authorities said.
Two recent Police Academy graduates heard gunshots around 3 a.m. in the South Bronx, authorities said, and...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:32 PM
"Almost Human" is set 35 years in the future, in a Los Angeles where human-looking androids work alongside flesh-and-blood cops. So naturally, one of the prime influences creator J.H. Wyman cites for the show is ... "NYPD Blue"?...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:30 PM
"Brooklyn Nine-Nine" will air at 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Sept. 17. Here's a liveblog:
Andre Braugher (Capt. Ray Holt): "Am I drawing anything from what happened 20 years ago? A little bit. I wear my cuffs the same way. But this is a different...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Hoping to make contact with a buyer
Academy Award-winning actress Jodie Foster has listed a home in Hollywood Hills West for $6.399 million.
The Spanish-style house, built in 1935, features a step-down living room with a cathedral ceiling, a screening...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Diane Lane starred in "Lonesome Dove," one of the greatest miniseries. And she will try her hand at the mini format once more, this time playing Hillary Clinton for NBC.
"Hillary" was among the miniseries in development that NBC announced Saturday....
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:32 PM
On this week's The Newsroom recap: Don (Thomas Sadoski), producer of Atlantis Cable News's 10 o'clock hour, is getting a bit manic. Last episode he dumped Maggie (Alison Pill), insane producer of News Night, because, in spite of their cohabitation, he...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Veteran character actor Jack McGee, known for his stints on "NYPD Blue" and "Rescue Me," is in a shoe-box-sized room gobbling like a turkey — to the immense pleasure of four grown men.
"Sound a little more defeated," the writers and producers...