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Are Russians Working With Donald Trump?
"The View" co-hosts talk about the email scandal rocking the DNC.
Schamus, Former Studio Head, Turns Director in 'Indignation'
James Schamus is, somehow, equal parts film executive (he ran Focus Features for 12 years), academic (he's taught film theory at Columbia for more than 20 years) and filmmaker (he's Ang Lee's near-constant collaborator and screenwriter)
Egypt Court Rejects Appeal for Writer Jailed for 'Obscenity'
An Egyptian court has rejected an appeal by an Egyptian author against a two-year prison sentence he was given on obscenity charges
Book Excerpt: 'In Defense of a Liberal Education' by Fareed Zakaria
[Fareed Zakaria joins the "This Week" roundtable Sunday.] Excerpted from In Defense of a Liberal Education by Fareed Zakaria . Copyright © 2015 by Kastella Rylestone, LLC. With permission of the publisher, W. W. Norton & Company, Inc. All rights reserved. If you want to live a good life these days,
Al Pacino Shines In 'The Humbling'
Film legend Al Pacino discusses his newest role and remarkable career on 'Popcorn with Peter Travers'.
Internet Celebrity Suspected in Lawyer's Death
N.J. police are looking for "Kai," a man who gained fame by using a hatchet to save a woman's life.
Philip Roth's Complaint: Wikipedia Is Wrong
Not only did Wikipedia get its facts wrong about the book he labored to write, says novelist Philip Roth, but when he reached out to the online encyclopedia to request a correction, editors there maintained that they knew better about the book than the author....
'Mama's Boy Myth': Sons Who Are Close to Mom are Stronger
Freud warned about the unresolved oedipal complex in boys: Sons who couldn't break free from a smothering mother's clutches were doomed to be sexually confused -- or even homosexual. Even Dr. Benjamin Spock, the pediatric guru of the 1950s and 1960s, advised that mama's boys might grow up
March 19: Energy Crisis in United States 2001
1992 Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson Separate The marriage between Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson officially came to an end in 1992. Fergie drew criticism for hiring her own lawyers to negotiate separation terms from Andrew, rather than letting the royal family do it quietly....