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George Carlin Gets Another Shot at Emmy respect

Posted: 09/01/2009 - It's enough to provoke a string of expletives from any devout George Carlin admirer: The comedian never won an Emmy Award in his lifetime despite a half-dozen nominations.

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Hoax Video of Michael Jackson Creates Online Stir

Posted: 09/01/2009 - A hoax video purportedly showing Michael Jackson emerging from a coroner's van was an experiment aimed at showing how quickly misinformation and conspiracy theories can race across the Internet.

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Detroit Museum Shows off Rare, Early Photographs

Posted: 08/31/2009 - The exhibition is organized chronologically and presents views of the many uses of early photography, including scientific and artistic study, documentation, portraits, landscape and still life. The images span the early 1840s to the 1940s.

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Disney To Buy Comic Book Powerhouse Marvel for $4B

Updated: 08/31/2009 - The Walt Disney Co. is buying Marvel Entertainment Inc. for $4 billion in cash and stock, bringing such characters as Iron Man and Spider-Man into the family of Mickey Mouse and WALL-E.

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Jason Mraz Makes History With 71-Week Chart Run

Posted: 08/31/2009 - Jason Mraz's "I'm Yours" may be the longest running song in the history of the Billboard Hot 100 chart, but the hippie-friendly jam has been around even longer.

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UK Police to Review Rolling Stones Guitarist Death

Posted: 08/31/2009 - British police said Monday they will review the death of Rolling Stones guitarist Brian Jones, whose 1969 drowning was ruled an accident but sparked decades of speculation that he was murdered.

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9/11 Aims to Become Single Largest Day of service

Posted: 08/27/2009 - President Barack Obama is asking Americans to volunteer on Sept. 11, making this year's anniversary of the terror attacks the first National Day of Service and Remembrance.

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"The Bonfire" Sheds New Light on Civil War Atlanta

Marc Wortman

Posted: 08/25/2009 - A new book called "The Bonfire" puts the spotlight on a terrible time in American history. A time when Americans fought each other, killed each other by the thousands and left the South in ruins.

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Bobby Brown

Posted: 08/14/2009 - Arrest warrant is issued in Massachusetts for entertainer Bobby Brown

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Ben Stein Loses NY Times Column Over Endorsement

Posted: 08/10/2009 - Monotone TV personality Ben Stein has been stripped of his Sunday New York Times business column because of his work as a pitchman for a credit monitoring company.

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40 Years Later, Woodstock Still Fascinates

Posted: 08/10/2009 - Forty years after Richie Havens sang and strummed for a sea of people at Woodstock, he still gets asked about it and he still gets requests to sing "Freedom."

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Folk Fest: How'd It Go?

Posted: 08/10/2009 - After big hurdles to jump this year, will the Great Lakes Folk Festival be back in 2010?

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Actors Remember Filmmaker Hughes as Influential

Posted: 08/07/2009 - The actors made famous by writer-director John Hughes are extolling his talents after his death, calling him influential and "one of the giants" for capturing the youth market in the 1980s and '90s.

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