Merriam-Webster Names 'Gaslighting' as Word of 2022
Lookups for the word on merriam-webster.com increased 1,740% in 2022 over the year before.
21 hrs 57 mins ago
'Fame' and 'Flashdance' singer-actor Irene Cara dies at 63
Oscar, Golden Globe and two-time Grammy winning singer-actress Irene Cara, who starred in and sang the title cut from the 1980 hit movie “Fame” and then belted out the era-defining hit “Flashdance .
November 26th, 9:35 AM CST
Borscht Belt comedian Freddie Roman dies at age 85
Comedian Freddie Roman, the former dean of The Friars Club and a staple of the Catskills comedy scene, has died.
November 27th, 2:38 PM CST
Jon Batiste to sing for Macron at Biden's 1st state dinner
The White House says singer Jon Batiste has been chosen to perform at Thursday's state dinner that will highlight long-standing ties between the United States and France and honor President Emmanuel Macron.
November 27th, 12:13 PM CST
US-England World Cup game seen by 19.98M on US television
The United States’ 0-0 draw against England in the World Cup drew 19.98 million viewers for English- and Spanish-language broadcasts.
November 27th, 12:03 PM CST
Feast and famine for Disney at Thanksgiving box office
Thanksgiving often serves up a feast of new family movies at the box office, but the Walt Disney Co.’s animated offering “Strange World” fizzled with audiences out of the gates.