The New York Times has published an affecting profile of a young woman who appeared to lead a charmed life, until she became determined to kill herself. Soon after Kathryn DeWitt enrolled in her dream school, the University of Pennsylvania,...Show More Summary
The New York Times had a bombshell on its hands the other day: the paper of record reported that government investigators had asked the Justice Department to investigate possible criminal charges in relation to the emails Hillary Clinton kept on a private server. Show More Summary
It's been two days since Dr. Walter Palmer was identified as the killer of a protected Zimbabwean lion named Cecil, and things are only getting worse for the Minnesota dentist. The New York Times reports that Palmer's Bloomington office has been closed since at least Tuesday, which hasn't stopped angry animal... More »
The case of Carlyle Harris was a classic of its time and links well into another of New York’s classic murders, that committed by another doctor named Robert Buchanan a couple of years later. I’ll be covering the Buchanan case in due course but, for now, we’ll be looking at Harris’s crime. Carlyle Harris was […]
In the major newspapers on July 29th (the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal), and in the New York Daily News on the 30th, a trio of voices have arose in criticism of what is known by shorthand as "the Iran Deal": lifting the...Show More Summary
photo by Marion Curtis The Hunger Games: The Exhibition is a fascinating exhibition — created by Lionsgate, produced by Imagine Exhibitions, and designed by Thinkwell — that explores the science, art, and culture present in both The Hunger Games films and books. The exhibit opened on July 1st, 2015 at the Discovery Times Square museum […]
LOS ANGELES — HBO is helping little brother Cinemax keep its prized patient alive. The first season of The Knick, the ever-gnarly Cinemax period drama set in the famed New York hospital at the turn of the 20th Century, is getting a limited run on HBO's digital platforms starting Aug. Show More Summary
Hillary Clinton's campaign sent a letter to The New York Times lambasting them for their recent coverage of Clinton's use of private email while she was Secretary of State.
According to The New York Times, Will Dana, the managing editor who oversaw Rolling Stone’s trumped up UVA gang rape story, is leaving the magazine.
The New York Times editors again call for re-authorizing the Export-Import Bank, and again their chief reason is their disdain for tea partiers. The editors say the bank is an “obsession” of “Tea Party ideologues” and “a convenient scapegoat...Show More Summary
The rumors circulating around the web appear to indicate that the EPA will release the final version of its Clean Power Plan by August 3rd, 2015. Further information leaked by the New York Times and EnergyWire indicates the updated plan … Continue reading ?
The New York Times Book Review has Juan Gabriel Vásquez (The Informers, etc.) answer this week's 'By the Book' Q & A. Like so many prominent foreinh-language-writing authors, he has also translated works into his mother tongue -- and...Show More Summary
In May, a billboard appeared in New York's Times Square featuring a question most women (and many men) don't particularly like to hear: "Are you beach body ready?" It accompanied a photo of a slender young woman in a string bikini. The implication of the ad for Protein World, which makes supplements...
Donald Trump appears to be making a serious play for Sarah Palin’s supporters, the New York Times reports. Earlier this week Trump flattered Palin “proclaiming that he would love to have her in his cabinet if he won the White [...]
One part of the mystery is now over, but the rest of it remains. American investigators tell The New York Times that a part of an airplane found washed up on a beach on the Indian Ocean island of Réunion...
The New York Times runs a fantastic review of The Speechwriter: A Brief Education in Politics by Barton Swaim. “Mr. Swaim is so talented a writer, and has such an eye for a telling detail, that you suspect you could [...]
NEW YORK (July 30, 2015) - Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN and undercard fighters held a final press conference Thursday at B.B. Kings Blues Club & Grill in Times Square as they near their Saturday, August [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
The ten newest Victoria's Secret angels took over New York's Times Square recently to unveil the latest Body by Victoria collection. (July 30)
The magazine acknowledges the problem but gets the facts wrong.