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Hardcore college football fans across the country undoubtedly will be tuned in for the College Football Playoff. But what about casual fans outside SEC, ACC and Big 12 country? With the Pac-12 and Big Ten not represented in the four-team playoff, a TV sports viewership analyst...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Science announced Wednesday that it has adopted its first code of conduct for its 8,427 members. Film academy chief executive Dawn Hudson introduced the new rules to members in an email. In October, the academy broke with...
BOSTON (AP) — Gloria Steinem, Meryl Streep, Viola Davis and others are headlining a sold-out women's conference in Boston. Steinem, a feminist icon, and the Academy Award-winning actresses are scheduled to participate in the 13th annual Massachusetts Conference for Women. It...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Science has announced its first code of conduct for its more than 8,400 members. Film academy chief executive Dawn Hudson introduced the new rules to members in an email Wednesday. In October, the academy broke with...
NEW YORK (AP) — A Japanese plastic surgeon known for his extreme political views has purchased at auction for $275,000 a memoir by Japanese Emperor Hirohito offering his recollections of World War II. The 173-page document was sold Wednesday at Bonhams auction house in Manhattan...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the auction of a memoir by Japanese Emperor Hirohito (all times local): 9:45 p.m. The buyer of a memoir by Japanese Emperor Hirohito (hee-roh-HEE'-toh) that sold in New York for $275,000 has been identified as a Japanese plastic surgeon who wants to...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Getty Center art complex in Los Angeles made sure it could protect its priceless artwork and antiquities from flames like those just across a freeway Wednesday, from its landscaping to a space for helicopters to land. Officials say fire protection was...
NEW YORK (AP) — The editor of the Paris Review has resigned amid allegations of sexual harassment. Magazine board president Terry McDonell told The Associated Press that Lorin Stein submitted his resignation on Wednesday. The Paris Review, one of the world's most prestigious...
NEW YORK (AP) — The editor of the Paris Review has resigned amid allegations of sexual harassment. Magazine board president Terry McDonell tells The Associated Press Lorin Stein submitted his resignation on Wednesday. The publisher says Stein also has resigned from his position...