Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Services | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 
Amazon, Hachette end monthslong dispute

November 15, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — One of publishing’s nastiest, most high-profile conflicts, the monthslong standoff between Amazon.com and Hachette Book Group, is ending. more »»

Awards season starts early with 1st televised show

November 15, 2014 LOS ANGELES (AP) — For those who feel like Hollywood’s awards season can’t start soon enough, you’re in luck. more »»

Patty Duke to return to television

November 15, 2014 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Patty Duke is playing twins on TV again, this time as a pair of grandmas on the Disney Channel. more »»

Rock lineup honors Lynyrd Skynyrd

November 15, 2014 ATLANTA — A star-studded lineup of young and seasoned rockers took to the stage of Atlanta’s venerable Fox Theatre Wednesday night to honor Lynyrd Skynyrd, the band that fomented the Southern rock... more »»

Warhol, de Kooning highlight New York art auction

November 15, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — Extremely rare portraits by Andy Warhol of Hollywood superstars Elvis Presley and Marlon Brando were among the highlights at a record-breaking auction of postwar and contemporary art... more »»

‘Anne of Avonlea’

November 13, 2014 HOUGHTON — Despite the blustery weather, Houghton High School students braved the elements Monday night to rehearse for their upcoming show, “Anne of Avonlea,” which is loosely based on the second... more »»

Av evening of ‘Alternate Realities’ at Tech

November 13, 2014 HOUGHTON — Now for something completely different: The Michigan Tech Department of Visual and Performing Arts’ Tech Theatre Company will present “Alternate Realities — A Trip Through 20th Century... more »»

Refresh your spirit with an ‘Irish Christmas’ at the Rozsa Center

November 13, 2014 HOUGHTON — The Rozsa Center welcomes Kerry Records’ “An Irish Christmas” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. more »»

A brave, new (electronic) world

November 13, 2014 HANCOCK — The days when doctors and other caregivers would write down patient information on paper will soon be history with the growth of electronic medical records, which are rapidly becoming... more »»

Hundreds of kids harmed by detergent 'pods'

November 13, 2014 CHICAGO — Accidental poisonings from squishy laundry detergent packets sometimes mistaken for toys or candy landed more than 700 U.S. children in the hospital in just two years, researchers report. more »»

With ‘Rosewater,’ Jon Stewart makes a movie

November 13, 2014 NEW YORK — A bleary-eyed Jon Stewart is sitting outside his offices reflecting on his directorial debut, “Rosewater,” a drama about the unjust imprisonment of journalist Maziar Bahari in Iran. more »»

Making 'Dumber' sequel more fun than the first

November 13, 2014 LOS ANGELES — Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels made another “Dumb & Dumber” film because fans asked for it, and the two actors said making the sequel was more fun than working on the 1994 original. more »»

YouTube adds subscription service

November 13, 2014 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is remixing the music on its YouTube video site with the addition of an ad-free subscription service and a new format designed to make it easier to find millions of songs... more »»

Celebrating veterans

November 8, 2014 CALUMET — Copper Country residents will have plenty of opportunities in the coming week to honor our country’s veterans. more »»

Disney movies drive 4th qtr; Toy Story 4 coming

November 8, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — Movie heroines and superheros were the stars of The Walt Disney Cos. more »»

New ‘Star Wars’ movie title revealed

November 8, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — The new “Star Wars” film has a title. Walt Disney Pictures announced Thursday that the movie previously known only as “Episode VII” has been dubbed “The Force Awakens. more »»

Army men, Rubik’s cube make Toy Hall of Fame

November 8, 2014 ROCHESTER, N.Y. — It’s mission accomplished for little green army men. more »»

Springsteen auctions guitars for veterans

November 8, 2014 NEW YORK — How much for a guitar played by Bruce Springsteen, an hour lesson on how to play it, a lasagna dinner at his house and a ride in the side car of his motorcycle? $300,000. more »»

Rare Steinbeck story published

November 8, 2014 NEW YORK (AP) — In July 1944, Orson Welles wrapped up one of his wartime radio broadcasts with a brief, emotional reading of one of the country’s favorite authors, John Steinbeck. more »»

Rockefeller Center Christmas tree coming from Pa.

November 8, 2014 BLOOMSBURG, Pa. (AP) — An 85-foot Norway spruce that belonged to a central Pennsylvania family of “Christmas elves” will serve as Rockefeller Center’s Christmas tree this year. more »»

 
 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web