XML Top Stories

Elementary’s Lucy Liu: ‘Independent Women, Pt. 1′ Was Never My Ringtone

published less than 1 hour ago
Elementary’s Lucy Liu: ‘Independent Women, Pt. 1′ Was Never My Ringtone
The star of CBS' Sherlock Holmes crime drama, which returns Thursday for a third season, talks dead bodies, diversity and Beyoncé
TIME   

How to Beat ISIS

published less than 1 hour ago
How to Beat ISIS
The U.S. and its allies are putting forth a half-effort against the terrorist group. That won’t be enough
TIME   

16 Retailers Apple Must Land for Apple Pay to Succeed

published less than 1 hour ago
16 Retailers Apple Must Land for Apple Pay to Succeed
The mobile payment battleground is currently in chaos, with customer loyalty programs, retailer apps and Apple Pay each marshaling troops, attacking supply lines and forming shaky—sometimes short-sighted—alliances. Just weeks after launch, consumers seem to like the Apple Pay experience best, with its one-tap simplicity and strong privacy features. Unfortunately, three hurdles stand in Apple Pay’s…
TIME   


There are currently no items indexed.



Wanted in the U.S., Roman Polanski questioned in Poland

Filmmaker charged with having a sex with a minor remains free after fleeing the U.S. in 1978

Peshmerga troops enter Syrian town besieged by ISIS

Ability of the small force to turn the tide of battle will depend on the effectiveness of their weapons and on continued U.S.-led airstrikes

High tech lighting and AC system protects Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel masterpiece

Michelangelo painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel by the light of the sun coming through small windows, and now 450 years after his death, ... more

Apple in preliminary talks to sell smartphones in Iran

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple is in talks to distribute its products in Iran, but economic sanctions isolate the country because of ... more

White House reacts to article insulting Israeli prime minister

An unnamed Obama administration official was quoted in the Atlantic insulting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over a host of controversial issues. Major Garrett reports ... more

Chase rates highly in J.D. Power small-business banking survey

Chase rates highly in J.D. Power small-business banking survey
Chase nabbed one of the highest scores in the newly released 2014 J.D. Power customer satisfaction survey for small-business banking.

All-Christmas Radio Is an Enduring, and Profitable, Tradition

published less than 1 hour ago
All-Christmas Radio Is an Enduring, and Profitable, Tradition
With one station switching in mid-October, and 500 doing so by December, the all-Christmas format is one of radio’s most enduring and profitable gimmicks.

Apple's Tim Cook says he is 'proud to be gay'

published less than 1 hour ago
Apple's Tim Cook says he is 'proud to be gay'
Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook publicly came out as gay, saying in a magazine article that he wanted to support others who find it difficult to reveal ... more

CEO Mary Barra Wants GM To Develop A New Attitude

published less than 1 hour ago
CEO Mary Barra Wants GM To Develop A New Attitude
"I want it understood that they day of GM being a polite competitor is over," Barra tells the Detroit Economic Club.

In the Slow Lane: Why the U.S. Has Fallen Behind in Internet Speed and Affordability

published less than 1 hour ago
In the Slow Lane: Why the U.S. Has Fallen Behind in Internet Speed and Affordability
The lack of competition in the U.S. broadband industry could have long-term economic consequences for American competitiveness.

High tech lighting and AC system protects Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel masterpiece

Michelangelo painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel by the light of the sun coming through small windows, and now 450 years after his death, ... more

Apple in preliminary talks to sell smartphones in Iran

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple is in talks to distribute its products in Iran, but economic sanctions isolate the country because of ... more

Investigation into rocket explosion continues

Investigation continues into what caused Orbital's unmanned Antares rocket to explode just seconds after takeoff. In the meantime, the failure has refocused attention on NASA's ... more

Molten lava flows toward small Hawaii town

A lava flow on the Big Island of Hawaii is expected cut off the town of Pahoa as soon as Friday. Residents of close to ... more

Seeing the Sistine Chapel in a whole new light

published less than 1 hour ago
Four hundred fifty years after Michelangelo's death, his masterpieces are being preserved through LED lights, new air conditioning system

Todd Clever wants US Eagles battle with All Blacks to win over NFL crowd

published about 1 hour ago
Todd Clever wants US Eagles battle with All Blacks to win over NFL crowd
The US captain is adamant his underdogs can show gladiator spirit against the world champions at a packed Soldier FieldThrough rugby, Todd Clever has seen ... more

On Baseball: Royals’ Last, Best Shot at Glory Is Held Up at Third

published about 1 hour ago
On Baseball: Royals’ Last, Best Shot at Glory Is Held Up at Third
When Alex Gordon’s two-out single in the ninth skipped by the Giants’ outfield, anything seemed possible. Sending him home might have been the Royals’ best ... more

Five takeaways from Lakers' 119-99 loss to Phoenix

published about 1 hour ago
Five takeaways from Lakers' 119-99 loss to Phoenix
The second game of the Lakers’ new season was a lot like the first. Here are five takeaways from the 119-99 loss Wednesday in Phoenix.

Welsh rugby in spotlight again over battle for Pro12 chairmanship

published about 1 hour ago
Welsh rugby in spotlight again over battle for Pro12 chairmanship
Gerald Davies, David Pickering backed for role New chairman to be chosen in Dublin on ThursdayThe fractious nature of Welsh rugby is likely to be ... more

Sam Burgess excited by Bath move but not putting timescale on debut

published about 2 hours ago
Sam Burgess excited by Bath move  but not putting timescale on debut
Burgess unveiled by Bath after arriving from Australia Still recovering from fractured cheekbone and eye socket We will make a smart decision with the medical ... more

Elementary’s Lucy Liu: ‘Independent Women, Pt. 1′ Was Never My Ringtone

published less than 1 hour ago
Elementary’s Lucy Liu: ‘Independent Women, Pt. 1′ Was Never My Ringtone
The star of CBS' Sherlock Holmes crime drama, which returns Thursday for a third season, talks dead bodies, diversity and Beyoncé
TIME   

Movie Review: ‘Nightcrawler’ Stars Jake Gyllenhaal as an Obsessive

published less than 1 hour ago
Movie Review: ‘Nightcrawler’ Stars Jake Gyllenhaal as an Obsessive
In “Nightcrawler,” Jake Gyllenhaal plays a freelance videographer who tries to corner the market on grisly images of crime and accident scenes.
NYT > Arts   

Learning a language 10 things you need to know

published less than 1 hour ago
Thinking about learning a foreign language? From ignoring your age to avoiding the F-word, our multilingual experts share their tips Continue reading...

Who's got the best white truffles in LA? Here are some candidates

published less than 1 hour ago
Who's got the best white truffles in LA? Here are some candidates
It’s the beginning of November and Italophiles know exactly what that means: white truffles. And Los Angeles chefs are celebrating the season with elaborate and ... more

Robert Downey Jr. on 'Judge': 'I can't believe I'm not the title character'

published less than 1 hour ago
Robert Downey Jr. on 'Judge': 'I can't believe I'm not the title character'
Robert Downey Jr. wasn't sure he wanted to play another attorney. And Robert Duvall had his doubts about whether he should play an old-timer battling ... more
There are currently no items indexed.



Wanted in the U.S., Roman Polanski questioned in Poland

Filmmaker charged with having a sex with a minor remains free after fleeing the U.S. in 1978

Actor Jon Cryer says goodbye to hit show "Two and a Half Men"

The hit CBS comedy show had some controversial moments and cast changes, but Ben Tracy sits down with the one star who stayed the course.

Ricki Lake files for divorce from Christian Evans

The former talk show host and her second husband called it quits earlier this month

​Suge Knight, Katt Williams charged with robbery

They were arrested and charged with robbery Wednesday after a celebrity photographer reported the men stole her camera last month

Joey McIntyre on "The McCarthys," future of NKOTB

published less than 1 hour ago
The singer/actor tells CBS News' Lauren Moraski about his new CBS sitcom and the latest on New Kids on the Block.

Decoding autism: Studies link over 100 genes to developmental disorder

Two new studies have identified more than 100 genes involved in Autism spectrum disorders. Scientists are calling the findings a major turning point in understanding ... more

One age group much more likely to die from Ebola

Latest study reveals who's most at risk from the devastating disease; age makes a dramatic difference

Yale student says Ebola quarantine not based on science

A Yale graduate student is free from quarantine this morning after Connecticut officials feared he may have contracted Ebola. Ryan Boyko returned from West Africa ... more

Obama pushes for states to follow CDC's Ebola guidelines

The Obama administration is trying to quell the Ebola fears of Americans and is asking states to comply by more flexible Centers for Disease Control ... more

Nurse fights Maine over state-imposed self-quarantine

Kaci Hickox, a nurse who treated Ebola patients in West Africa, is fighting Maine over its orders for her to stay home. Police have been ... more