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Suburban Officer Fired After Shooting Family’s Dog

published about 1 hour ago
Suburban Officer Fired After Shooting Family’s Dog
Apollo the German shepherd mix growled and approached the officer, who shot the dog and killed him in front of the homeowners’ six-year-old daughter.

‘The Bachelorette’ season finale: And the ‘winner’ is…

published about 2 hours ago
Okay, rose lovers — the suspense is over. If you don’t want to know who Andi chose in tonight’s season
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Did Bachelorette Andi Dorfman Accept a Proposal?

published about 2 hours ago
The attorney finds her "great love" in the former pro baseball player

Gaga on Bennett duet CD: Jazz comes easier vs. pop

published about 2 hours ago
Gaga on Bennett duet CD: Jazz comes easier vs. pop
NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga is a bonafide pop star, but the singer says recording jazz music was easier than pop.

MasterChef finale shatters The Block

published about 3 hours ago
MasterChef hit a new low last year. But viewers have fallen in love with it again, leading a ratings resurgence for Ten.


Louise Shivers, Conjurer of Rural South, Dies at 84

published about 2 hours ago
Louise Shivers, Conjurer of Rural South, Dies at 84
Ms. Shivers was startled by the critical success of her first novella, “Here to Get My Baby Out of Jail” (1983), published when she was ... more

Books of The Times: ‘The Invisible Bridge,’ by Rick Perlstein

published about 6 hours ago
Books of The Times: ‘The Invisible Bridge,’ by Rick Perlstein
In “The Invisible Bridge,” his latest history of the American conservative movement, Rick Perlstein chronicles 1973 through 1976.

Peter Mendelsund, Book Designer, Debuts as a Writer

published about 7 hours ago
Peter Mendelsund, Book Designer, Debuts as a Writer
Peter Mendelsund has designed hundreds of striking book covers, but his imagination seized up when it came time to design one for his own book.

Books: Book Review: ‘The Norm Chronicles’

published about 11 hours ago
Books: Book Review: ‘The Norm Chronicles’
“The Norm Chronicles: Stories and Numbers About Danger and Death” is a kinetic trip through the percentages of risk and the primacy of perceptions.

Not the Booker prize: vote for the shortlist

published about 13 hours ago
Not the Booker prize: vote for the shortlist
True to its democratic spirit, a vast number of books have made the long longlist for the 2014 prize. It's your job to find the ... more

Man wore name tage during heist, cops say

published about 5 hours ago
Man wore name tage during heist, cops say
Prosecutors have formally charged a man accused of robbing a Denver bank while wearing a nametag identifying himself         

Cops: Man tried to avoid ticket with 911 calls

published about 8 hours ago
Cops: Man tried to avoid ticket with 911 calls
A Florida man is accused of calling 911 twice after getting pulled over for speeding in an effort to get the officer to go to ... more

Dog faints during reunion with owner

published about 11 hours ago
Dog faints during reunion with owner
When Rebecca Ehalt rejoined with her pet schnauzer in Murrysville, Pa., after being away in Europe for two years, Casey looks thrilled.         

'Spider-Man' slugged officer, cops say

published about 11 hours ago
'Spider-Man' slugged officer, cops say
A man dressed as Spider-Man was arrested on charges he slugged a police officer who told him to stop harassing tourists in Times Square.         

Doctors deny amputating penis by mistake

published Fri, Jul 25 2014 14:57 GMT
Doctors deny amputating penis by mistake
Two doctors deny claims by an Alabama man who says his penis was amputated during what was supposed to be a routine circumcision, one of ... more

'Hunger Games: Mockingjay': First teaser trailer

published 1 day ago
By James Hibberd Glimpses of Julianne Moore's President Coin and Natalie Dormer as Cressida

'Lucy' slays 'Hercules': $44M debut

published 1 day ago
By Lindsey Bahr Career best opening for director Luc Besson and Scarlett Johansson as a lead

'Lucy' outmuscles 'Hercules' at box office

published 2 days ago
By Jake Perlman Luc Besson film starring Scarlett Johansson earns $17.1M vs. $11M for stongman adventure

Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman: First official photo

published 2 days ago
By Joshua Rivera Director Zack Snyder tweets out initial look at heroine from ''Batman vs. Superman''

WB teases 'Hobbit,' 'Batman vs. Superman,' 'Mad Max'

published 2 days ago
By Nicole Sperling Comic-Con sees Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot...and Middle-Earth Stephen Colbert

Countdown to Lockout for Unions at the Met

published about 2 hours ago
The Metropolitan Opera’s orchestra, chorus, stage crews, hair and makeup stylists, cleaners and more are facing a grim deadline in contract talks.

Opera Review: ‘Euryanthe,’ Rarely Heard, Is Mounted at Bard

published about 6 hours ago
Opera Review: ‘Euryanthe,’ Rarely Heard, Is Mounted at Bard
Weber’s seldom-performed “Euryanthe” is being revived at the Bard SummerScape festival, with Leon Botstein conducting the American Symphony Orchestra.

Pussy Riot Are Suing Russia

published about 6 hours ago
Seven months after they received amnesty for their 2012 demonstration at a Moscow church, Pussy Riot's most prominent members Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova have ... more

New Music: New Music From Tom Petty, Shawn Mendes and Hermán Olivera

published about 6 hours ago
New Music: New Music From Tom Petty, Shawn Mendes and Hermán Olivera
Tom Petty, Shawn Mendes and Hermán Olivera are among the artists with new albums.

Hear Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj, and Jessie J Go 'Bang Bang'

published about 7 hours ago
Ariana Grande hasn't yet suffered the wrath of the take-down notice for her Star Wars-inspired "Break Free" lyric video, so perhaps that apology she http://www...

Theater Review: ‘Mala Hierba,’ a New Play by Tanya Saracho

published about 2 hours ago
Theater Review: ‘Mala Hierba,’ a New Play by Tanya Saracho
A young woman finds herself caught between her rich but abusive husband and her lesbian lover in Tanya Saracho’s new play “Mala Hierba.”

ArtsBeat: Strong Sales for Broadway’s ‘Aladdin’ and ‘Beautiful’

published about 7 hours ago
“Aladdin” and “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical” have emerged as the biggest box-office winners of the 2013-14 season.

ArtsBeat: How Do You Top ‘Spider-Man’? With a Show Based on a Chipmunks Movie

published about 8 hours ago
The lead producers of “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark” are planning a musical adaptation of the animated movie “Rio” and a live stage show based ... more

Theater Review: Nina Arianda and Sam Rockwell Star in ‘Fool for Love’

published about 8 hours ago
Theater Review: Nina Arianda and Sam Rockwell Star in ‘Fool for Love’
Nina Arianda and Sam Rockwell star in Sam Shepard’s “Fool for Love” at the Williamstown Theater Festival in Massachusetts.

Karen Walter Goodwin, Producer of Broadway Hits, Dies at 66

published 1 day ago
Karen Walter Goodwin, Producer of Broadway Hits, Dies at 66
Ms. Goodwin became a theater producer at a time when few women were associated with finding sources of capital.

20 places for late-night eats

published about 4 hours ago
20 places for late-night eats
These Valley restaurants don't turn out the lights at sunset, so you can linger until dawn         

Arizona Jazz Festival: Boyz II Men, New Edition vets

published about 7 hours ago
Arizona Jazz Festival: Boyz II Men, New Edition vets
Arizona Jazz Festival: Boyz II Men, New Edition vets         

Actors Theatre to stage 'Year of Magical Thinking'

published about 7 hours ago
Actors Theatre to stage 'Year of Magical Thinking'
Professional troupe reinventing itself after nearly closing its doors.         

10 back-to-school deals

published about 9 hours ago
10 back-to-school deals
Save on notebooks, backpacks, clothing and other must-have back-to-school items with these 10 deals.         

NYPD Pizza opens new restaurant in downtown Tempe

published about 9 hours ago
NYPD Pizza opens new restaurant in downtown Tempe
To celebrate, the pizzeria is offering free parking at 75 parking meters along Mill Avenue today, July 28.         

ArtsBeat: ‘Halt and Catch Fire’ Recap: A Showdown at Comdex

published about 16 hours ago
ArtsBeat: ‘Halt and Catch Fire’ Recap: A Showdown at Comdex
Can the Cardiff Electric team wow the computing world with its new machine, the Giant?

ArtsBeat: ‘The Leftovers’ Recap: What Happened to Gladys

published about 17 hours ago
ArtsBeat: ‘The Leftovers’ Recap: What Happened to Gladys
HBO offers up another grim episode of this series, with more questions and few answers.

What’s On TV Monday

published 1 day ago
Television highlights.

Netflix Bolsters Offerings in Documentary Genre

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Netflix Bolsters Offerings in Documentary Genre
While the company has received much attention for its scripted programs, including “House of Cards” and “Orange Is the New Black,” it has also picked ... more

ArtsBeat: ‘Masters of Sex’ Recap: Of Might and Men

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ArtsBeat: ‘Masters of Sex’ Recap: Of Might and Men
Dr. William Masters encounters a difficult case of an infant with intersex traits, while the definition of manhood pulses throughout the episode.