Thursday, November 23, 2017

Entertainment

Russian dancer challenges centuries of ballet tradition

Russian dancer challenges centuries of ballet tradition

Diana Vishneva, an acclaimed dancer with a career on both sides of the Atlantic, is promoting contemporary dance in Russia with her annual festival which departs from the stiff academic tradition of Russian classical ballet
Updated: 6 hours ago
Macy's parade begins with balloons, bands and security

Macy's parade begins with balloons, bands and security

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade has stepped off with soaring balloons and high-stepping bands as police go all-out to secure it in a year marked by attacks on outdoor gathering spots.
Updated: 7 hours ago

George Avakian, jazz producer and scholar, dies at 98

George Avakian, a Russian-born jazz scholar and architect of the American music industry who produced essential recordings by Louis Armstrong, Miles Davis and other stars has died at age 98
Published: 11/23/17
Weinstein's Impact: List of men accused of sexual misconduct

Weinstein's Impact: List of men accused of sexual misconduct

The Weinstein Effect: A list of men in the entertainment and media industries accused of sexual harassment, abuse, or other misconduct
Published: 11/23/17
In terror-wary NYC, security tight for Thanksgiving parade

In terror-wary NYC, security tight for Thanksgiving parade

Security for the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will feature trucks filled with sand, concrete barriers and scores of police officers
Published: 11/23/17
Grammy TV special highlights key role played by its producer

Grammy TV special highlights key role played by its producer

Grammy TV special on Friday on CBS highlights the key behind-the-scenes role played by its producer, Ken Ehrlich
Published: 11/22/17
Suit over erotic fiction about NFL player Gronkowski tossed

Suit over erotic fiction about NFL player Gronkowski tossed

A federal appeals court has spiked an Ohio couple's case against companies that distributed an erotic fiction book about a woman's desire for New England Patriots star Rob Gronkowski.
Published: 11/22/17

Thanksgiving tribe calls on Trump to grant it casino lands

The Massachusetts tribe that broke bread with the Pilgrims is calling on President Donald Trump to honor his commitment to Native Americans
Published: 11/22/17
Nick Carter 'shocked,' 'saddened' by singer's assault claim

Nick Carter 'shocked,' 'saddened' by singer's assault claim

Nick Carter says he's 'shocked and saddened' by the accusations made by a singer who said he raped her about 15 years ago
Published: 11/22/17
New allegations against Rose emerge from women at CBS News

New allegations against Rose emerge from women at CBS News

Details emerge about further sexual misconduct allegations against Charlie Rose, this time by three women at CBS News
Published: 11/22/17