| Jun 28, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Comcast Corp.'s proposed takeover of Time Warner Cable would give the Philadelphia company nearly 30 million cable TV and high-speed Internet subscribers. The merger would consolidate Comcast's information pipeline serving the East and West coasts. Here...
| Jul 13, 2014
•The Amish Experience, Lancaster, Kitchen Kettle Village, Amish farmland and homestead tour, dinner at Plain & Fancy, Oct. 23. $92. Deadline: Sept. 19. Notre Dame 55+ Club, Lynn, 610-252-5638.
•Mann Center, Philiadelphia,...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
SELLER: Bruce Makowsky
LOCATION: Beverly Hills (Post Office), CA
SIZE: 12,500 square feet, 8 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms
YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: Married ladies accessories tycoons Bruce Makowsky and Kathy Van Zeeland -- they've earned a...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The moment Joan Rivers stormed out of a CNN interview earlier this month, she thought she might be losing her mind.
"I was worried," she said, "because the first sign of Alzheimer's is that you get crankier. I swear to you."
But at 9 a.m. during a...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 6:08 PM
When the offbeat BBC cooking show "Two Fat Ladies" was given a green light in 1996, costar Clarissa Dickson Wright did not have the highest hopes. "I found it very hard to believe," she later wrote, "and thought perhaps it might be a cult series with a...
| May 5, 2014
| 9:20 PM
WASHINGTON — Most women could never put themselves in Denise Austin's shoes. It's not easy to imagine what life must be like for the honey-haired, 57-year-old fitness guru.
And besides, the size sevens won't fit.
"She's got really small feet,"...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club, which oversees the Wimbledon tennis tournament, will make real-time clips from the 2014 tourney's legendary grass courts available to share on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter instantly, under a new partnership....
| Apr 28, 2014
| 5:30 PM
DreamWorks Animation chief Jeffrey Katzenberg thinks the windowing model of feature films will become a "pay by the inch you watch." During the Entrepreneurial Leadership in the Corporate World panel at the Milken Global Conference in Beverly Hills,...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Joan Collins has parlayed her cool persona and glamorous looks into a six-decade-long career as a film star, television icon, best-selling author, stage diva and tabloid target.
Now the femme fatale of '80s-era glossy drama "Dynasty" is bringing her...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Pluto.TV, a startup whose investors include UTA CEO Jeremy Zimmer and Terry Semel's Windsor Media, is launching the beta version of its online web-video guide that aggregates Internet content into 24-hour, TV-like channels.
At launch, Pluto.TV offers...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Best known for his work on the Discovery Channel's "Dirty Jobs," Mike Rowe has a resume that may surprise some viewers. Besides doing on-air work as a host for the home-shopping channel QVC and voice work in commercials for companies such as Ford Motor...
| Jan 13, 2014
Like a creature in a director's cut of "Where the Wild Things Are," Daphne Guinness perches atop Alexander McQueen's armadillo-shaped shoes, in a nude body stocking with Elizabethan ruff around her neck, a jester's cap on her head and black silk fringe...