| Nov 15, 2013
| 7:08 AM
Streets were cordoned off and more than 2,500 people reportedly stood in line hoping to glimpse Lady Gaga, who cut a ribbon to open H&M's new New York City store in Times Square at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday. Gaga, who was wearing a colorful customized...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Retro Skivvies for "Anchorman 2": Jockey International Inc. released a line of retro underwear inspired by Paramount Pictures' upcoming comedy "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues," our Business section colleague Daniel Miller writes in Thursday's paper....
| Nov 10, 2013
| 12:23 PM
And the crown goes to ... Miss Venezuela, Gabriela Isler, who was named Miss Universe 2013 Saturday night at Moscow’s Crocus City Hall.
Miss Universe 2012, Olivia Culpo, crowned Isler at the conclusion of the two-hour telecast, viewed by an...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Justin Timberlake joins actor Matthew McConaughey, comedian Will Ferrell, rapper Kendrick Lamar and the late "Sopranos" star James Gandolfini as GQ magazine's 2013 Men of the Year.
Timberlake was bestowed the magazine's "#Hashtag of the year" honor,...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 8:30 PM
In advance interviews, Megyn Kelly has insisted that she is "not an ideologue," but rather a news anchor. Yet the premiere Monday of her Fox News Channel program, "The Kelly File," highlighted how easy it is for a host to strike that posture and still use...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 6:30 AM
We're barely into awards season, but there's little doubt on most minds that "12 Years a Slave," helmer Steve McQueen's horrific depiction of one of the worst moments in U.S. history, will finds its place on nomination ballots -- and that includes...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:02 PM
A year ago, word went out that Rupert Murdoch was looking to buy this newspaper. Reaction was swift, strong and all over the map.
Some envisioned the father of Fox News turning The Times into another partisan mouthpiece. Others fretted over Murdoch's...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Pete Holmes believes the key to comedy, for him anyway, lies in being real. He's fond of a quote from fellow comic, the late Bill Hicks, who said, “If you can be yourself on stage nobody else can be you and you have the law of supply and demand...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 8:30 AM
In 2011, I sat down for a lengthy interview with Justin Timberlake, who told me that he was having the time of his life as a big screen star. Even though he'd experienced a few setbacks ("I bombed all my auditions," he confessed), he was in the middle...
| Feb 17, 2013
Here, in alphabetical order, are 10 places I'd like to see in 2013. Several are cities, one is a state, three are entire nations, and all have interesting things happening in the weeks and months ahead. Will I get to them all? Probably not.
But if I...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Even for fans for such prior endeavors as "The Bomb-itty of Errors" and "Funk it Up About Nothin'," a hip-hop version of "Othello" sounded like a stretch for the Q Brothers, that bizarre pair of theatrically inclined Caucasian rappers, born and raised...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 6:40 AM
Beyonce looked like she stepped off from the recent air-brushed perfection of her GQ magazine cover, danced like a junior Tina Turner and generally owned her 12 minutes on a worldwide stage Sunday like few Super Bowl performers ever have.
But there were...