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  • Vaccine debate: The conspiracy theorists vs. reality

    Vaccine debate: The conspiracy theorists vs. reality
    Fewer parents are vaccinating their children, but still sending them off to school, warns physician and professor Nina Shapiro in our Opinion pages. In it, she argues for "unvaccinated-free zones" to protect all children from disease. “The law...
  • Putin promises no discrimination against gays at Russia Olympics

    MOSCOW – President Vladimir Putin is attempting to allay fears about Russia’s new anti-gay law, saying there will be no discrimination during the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. “We can be absolutely sure...
  • 'Star Trek' helps drive Viacom 20% profit growth

    'Star Trek' helps drive Viacom 20% profit growth
    Viacom Inc.'s fiscal third-quarter profit soared 20%, boosted by ratings improvement at the company's TV networks and two gigantic films from Paramount Pictures: "Star Trek Into Darkness" and "World War Z" with Brad Pitt. Viacom became the latest...
  • Maxim Magazine Plans Cable TV Network: Report

    Maxim Magazine may be headed to television. The men's magazine has been sold to a media group led by Calvin Darden, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. The Darden Media Group aims to launch a Maxim-branded TV channel along with an indie...
  • Attack on U.S. Consulate in western Afghanistan kills at least two

    Attack on U.S. Consulate in western Afghanistan kills at least two
    KABUL, Afghanistan -- Militants carried out a brazen attack on the U.S. Consulate in the western Afghan city of Herat early Friday, killing two policemen and injuring dozens of other people, including civilians, according to local officials. The Taliban...
  • Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, foe of Mayweather, stirs fan fervor

     Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, foe of Mayweather, stirs fan fervor
    LAS VEGAS — All the measuring sticks show that Saul "Canelo" Alvarez's popularity continues to rise to almost unprecedented levels. The 23-year-old Mexican star will be the crowd favorite Saturday night inside the MGM Grand, site of Alvarez's...
  • Americans escape harm in assault on U.S. Consulate in Afghanistan

    KABUL, Afghanistan — Militants carried out a brazen attack on the U.S. Consulate in the western Afghan city of Herat early Friday, killing two policemen and injuring dozens of other people, including civilians, according to local officials. No...
  • Rachel Marsden: How to scare people at your summer cookout

    How about a cheat sheet that you can carry around during the summer cookout season to help you strike up conversations with friends about some topics worth worrying about? While people have been contemplating the possibility of New York City being run...
  • Greg Schwem: 'Here Comes Donald Boo Hoo' and other post-election reality shows

    The votes have been (mostly) tabulated, a winner has been declared, the election is over and now it's time for all television networks to get back to doing what they do best: Developing new reality shows. It shouldn't be difficult. The hardscrabble,...
  • Twittervision: How Video + Social Media Will Change Twitter (and Entertainment)

    Reports this week of TV commercials finding a place on Facebook may seem like a gamechanger for social media, but Twitter has already made serious inroads on this front. What might not be as apparent to anyone but the most diehard users at this point...
  • Why TV's Upfront Numbers Are Just Fuzzy Math

    By my estimation, this is the fourth or fifth time in my career I've written a piece pointing out how the numbers that emerge around TV's annual "upfront" season are not to be trusted. Those may be the only reliable figures in this entire article. The...
  • CBS posts biggest quarter ever; profit up 11%

    CBS Corp. said its fiscal second quarter was the company's biggest quarter ever, with revenue and profit climbing 11%. For the quarter ended June 30, the New York broadcasting giant earned $472 million, or 76 cents a share, compared to $427 million,...