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Did a Texas Doctor Try to Poison Her Boyfriend with Antifreeze?

Ana Maria Gonzalez-Angulo is facing trial for felony assault

Hulu sets "11/22/63" series based on Stephen King novel

Time-travel novel about the Kennedy assassination is being adapted as a small-screen miniseries with J.J. Abrams among the producers

Miss America addresses sorority hazing allegations

Kira Kazantsev admits she was removed from her sorority but denies she was involved in aggressively hazing fellow students

Mavis Staples to get a star-studded tribute

An all-star lineup of musicians including Gregg Allman and Aaron Neville will perform in the singer's honor

Can Paula Deen butter up fans to pay $9.99 a month?

The disgraced former Food Network star is debuting her own network, but it comes with a price


Think of a poem: what poetry do you know by heart?

published about 3 hours ago
Think of a poem: what poetry do you know by heart?
A Cambridge University survey, set to launch on National Poetry Day on 2 October, aims to find out what poetry is stored in our nations ... more

The brilliance of Richard Brautigan

published about 3 hours ago
The brilliance of Richard Brautigan
Fairytale meets beat meets counterculture: bursting with colour, humour and imagery, Brautigans virtuoso prose is rooted in his rural past and thats what draws me ... more

Bookends: Should Writers Avoid Sentimentality?

published about 4 hours ago
Bookends: Should Writers Avoid Sentimentality?
Roland Barthes said, “It is no longer the sexual which is indecent, it is the sentimental.” Zoë Heller and Leslie Jamison debate whether sentimentality is ... more

Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank - review

published about 4 hours ago
'This book was interesting because it is a real diary' Continue reading...

Top 10 science and tech books for September: photography, meteorology and Aristotle

published about 5 hours ago
Top 10 science and tech books for September: photography, meteorology and Aristotle
From breath-taking wildlife pictures to what makes homo sapiens tick and the secrets of Colin the Cloud Continue reading...

Man has 100 orgasms a day after back injury

published less than 1 hour ago
Man has 100 orgasms a day after back injury
A Wisconsin man has up to 100 orgasms a day after a back injury left him with a condition known as Persistent Genital Arousal Syndrome, ... more

Taco truck offered a 'side of meth,' cops say

published about 2 hours ago
Taco truck offered a 'side of meth,' cops say
Authorities say a Colorado drug ring was selling methamphetamine out of a taco wagon after importing it from Mexico through California.         

Police deliver pie after Pizza Hut driver hurt

published about 2 hours ago
Police deliver pie after Pizza Hut driver hurt
After a pizza delivery driver was injured in a crash in Portland, Oregon, two police officers completed the delivery for him.         

Cops: Man broke into police station by mistake

published about 23 hours ago
Cops: Man broke into police station by mistake
Police say a man who thought he was breaking into a Vermont school actually got into the local police station.         

'Tipsy' man survives attack by crocodile

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'Tipsy' man survives attack by crocodile
A "tipsy' man who was hunting for goose in Australia survived an attack by a 6-foot-crocodile by poking it in the eyes.         

Movie Review: Gone Girl

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Reviewed by Chris Nashawaty | --

'Maze Runner' is No. 1 movie: $32.5M

published 2 days ago
By Nicole Sperling YA novel adaptation opens strong; ''A Walk Among the Tombstones'' and ''This Is Where I Leave You'' trail

Ernie Hudson tells us 'Ghostbusters' stories at key NYC locations

published Thu, Sep 18 2014 23:00 GMT
By Jonathon Dornbush

Oscar buzz: Sizing up the contenders after Toronto

published Thu, Sep 18 2014 23:00 GMT
By Nicole Sperling Nicole Sperling on momentum for ''Foxcatcher,'' ''Imitation Game,'' ''The Theory of Everything,'' and more

Movie Review: The Maze Runner

published Thu, Sep 18 2014 23:00 GMT
Reviewed by Chris Nashawaty | --

SOHN Accuses Audi of 'Borrowing' His Music, Wants to 'Borrow' a Car

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It's a tale as old as time: a company releases a new TV advertisement featuring a piece of music; an artist hears said music and ... more

Bryan Ferry Drafts Flea, Johnny Marr, and More for Star-Studded New Album

published about 1 hour ago
Roxy Music frontman Bryan Ferry is having himself a nice comeback year in 2014, returning to prominence with his excellent guest appearance on house producer ... more

RL Grime and How to Dress Well Combine for Luxe R&B 'Reminder'

published about 2 hours ago
West Coast beat boss RL Grime returns with the full, official audio for his How to Dress Well-assisted single, "Reminder." It's the WEDIDIT heavyweight's first ... more

Mary J. Blige Calls Sam Smith Up for Some 'Therapy'

published about 2 hours ago
Mary J. Blige is opening the book on her life in new and exciting ways these days, gearing up for the November 24 release of ... more

The Kronos String Quartet as a Dot Cloud

published about 2 hours ago
The innovative musicians perform and discuss the special mystery of how a quartet communicates as part of an experiment capturing their sound and movement.

Theater Review: ‘The Money Shot,’ by Neil LaBute, Satirizes Hollywood

published about 5 hours ago
Theater Review: ‘The Money Shot,’ by Neil LaBute, Satirizes Hollywood
“The Money Shot,” Neil LaBute’s new play, depicts two actors who are trying to negotiate an explicit scene.

ArtsBeat: In Performance: Andrew Rannells and Stephen Trask of ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch’

published about 6 hours ago
Mr. Rannells, who plays the title character in the Broadway musical, sings the number “Midnight Radio,” accompanied by the show’s composer, Stephen Trask, on guitar.

Theater Review: ‘Scenes From a Marriage,’ Adapted From Ingmar Bergman

published about 16 hours ago
Theater Review: ‘Scenes From a Marriage,’ Adapted From Ingmar Bergman
“Scenes From a Marriage,” a play adapted from a 1973 TV mini-series, uses three sets of actors to portray the same couple.

ArtsBeat: A New High Mark for ‘Lion King’

published about 21 hours ago
ArtsBeat: A New High Mark for ‘Lion King’
The musical version of “The Lion King” topped Broadway’s box office last week, and has set a record for the largest global gross, with $6.2 ... more

ArtsBeat: Dispute Over High School’s Canceled ‘Spamalot’ Leads to Director’s Departure

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ArtsBeat: Dispute Over High School’s Canceled ‘Spamalot’ Leads to Director’s Departure
A Pennsylvania high school principal cited concern over gay themes in rejecting a planned production of “Spamalot.”

Exclusive Meet and Greet at Phoenix Symphony

published about 19 hours ago
Exclusive Meet and Greet at Phoenix Symphony
Exclusive Meet and Greet at Phoenix Symphony         

Music lover's summer survival guide

published about 23 hours ago
Music lover's summer survival guide
Fight the summertime blues with these concerts, club shows, albums, DVDs and reissues.         

4/30: Blues-rock guitar god Joe Bonamassa plays Phoenix

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4/30: Blues-rock guitar god Joe Bonamassa plays Phoenix
Blues-rock guitar hero Joe Bonamassa will headline Comerica Theatre in Phoenix on Thursday, April 30, in support of "Different Shades Of Blue," his latest album. ... more

10 new Fall TV shows worthy of a first-night look

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10 new Fall TV shows worthy of a first-night look
Here are 10 new series that might catch your fancy.         

Review: David Gray spotlights 'Mutineers' in Phoenix

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Review: David Gray spotlights 'Mutineers' in Phoenix
David Gray put the spotlight on "Mutineers," his new album, in Phoenix but frequently dipped back into "White Ladder."         

ArtsBeat: ‘Sleepy Hollow’ Recap: Horseman With No Head; Ben Franklin With No Breeches

published about 15 hours ago
ArtsBeat: ‘Sleepy Hollow’ Recap: Horseman With No Head; Ben Franklin With No Breeches
Am I the only one who found the Season 2 premiere to be a bit of a letdown?

ArtsBeat: ‘Gotham’ Recap: ‘Batman’ Before Batman

published about 17 hours ago
ArtsBeat: ‘Gotham’ Recap: ‘Batman’ Before Batman
The Fox series, billed as a new chapter of the “Batman” saga, debuted on Monday.

By Degrees: Shining Star Power on a Crucial Subject

published about 19 hours ago
By Degrees: Shining Star Power on a Crucial Subject
“Years of Living Dangerously,” an Emmy-winning documentary series about climate change that ran on Showtime this summer, is now available on streaming services and on ... more

Critic’s Notebook: In ‘Person of Interest,’ Scattered Protagonists Return

published about 20 hours ago
Critic’s Notebook: In ‘Person of Interest,’ Scattered Protagonists Return
As Season 4 of “Person of Interest” opens, the show’s scattered surveillance agents have been forced to assume new names and take workaday jobs.

The TV Watch: ‘NCIS: New Orleans’ Begins on Tuesday on CBS

published about 20 hours ago
The TV Watch: ‘NCIS: New Orleans’ Begins on Tuesday on CBS
The “NCIS” franchise tries a Southern locale, New Orleans, where a severed leg might turn up in a crate of freshly netted shrimp.