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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:29:55 GMTA party in West Hollywood, Calif., for the first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald J. Trump.Preliminary ratings say Monday’s debate between Donald J. Trump and Hillary Clinton drew more viewers than the 1980 debate between Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:06:07 GMTMr. Holt often held back during the debate, allowing the two candidates to bicker, but he did reject Donald J. Trump’s claim that he opposed the Iraq war.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:29:48 GMTDonald J. Trump and Hillary Clinton at the first presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., on Monday.In their first debate, the two candidates’ stage styles served as campaign arguments in themselves.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:12:20 GMTAlton Brown’s new book, “EveryDayCook: This Time It’s Personal,” is his eighth, but the first in which he offers at least a small peek into the ways he cooks and eats at home.As he releases a new cookbook, “EveryDayCook: This Time It’s Personal,” the very private host reflects on a difficult time in his life.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:31:20 GMTStephen Colbert and members of “The Late Show” staff watch Donald J. Trump and Hillary Clinton during Monday’s presidential debate, hoping to capitalize on its huge viewership.In the battle against Jimmy Fallon and Jimmy Kimmel, Mr. Colbert is taking a hands-on approach that includes more topical humor and live episodes.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:51:53 GMTHerschell Gordon Lewis, often credited as the creator of the splatter film, in the 1960s.Mr. Lewis set the bar for low-budget horror in movies like “Blood Feast” that went on to inspire filmmakers like Wes Craven and Quentin Tarantino.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 22:44:36 GMTWhether bloopers and snappy retorts are presidential game changers has been disputed since the John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon faced off in 1960.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:32:41 GMTScenes from the Geico ad that was adapted, with text over the video, to be used on Facebook. The video was also resized to be less horizontal.Marketers trying to reach an increasingly fractured and fickle social media audience are struggling to make ads when one version may not work everywhere.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:17:32 GMTTom Wheeler, chairman of the F.C.C., with Democratic commissioner, Jessica Rosenworcel.An F.C.C. commissioner may not side with her fellow Democrats on a plan that would make it easier to combine streaming services and cable channels on one device.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:21:33 GMTGabriel Sherman, a reporter for New York magazine, has spent six years covering Fox News and its powerful former chairman, Roger Ailes. His biography of Mr. Ailes, “The Loudest Voice in the Room,” was published in 2014.The reporter Gabriel Sherman has been spied on, insulted and threatened as he has taken on the powerful and volatile former Fox chairman Roger Ailes.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:29:29 GMTJim VandeHei is unveiling We The People, a Snapchat Discover channel focused on the final stages of the presidential campaign.Jim VandeHei, a founder of Politico, will provide editorial guidance for the channel, which will run until Jan. 20.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:02:19 GMTThe 1976 Democratic presidential nominee, Jimmy Carter, left, and President Gerald Ford, during their second debate in October of that year.News outlets and fact-checking sites can separate truth from fable after a debate, but it falls to the moderator to interject in the moment when a candidate lies.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 14:30:57 GMTCharles Osgood, retiring anchor of the CBS show “Sunday Morning,” introduced Jane Pauley, his replacement, on Sunday.For Ms. Pauley, who catapulted to fame as an anchor of the “Today” show 40 years ago, the move represents an unexpected late-career comeback.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:40:15 GMTFrom left, Byung-hun Lee, Ethan Hawke, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Vincent D’Onofrio and Martin Sensmeier in Antoine Fuqua’s remake of “The Magnificent Seven.”Antoine Fuqua’s ethnically diverse remake of the John Sturges classic includes heavy-hitting stars like Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:40:09 GMTCovers of three Rolling Stone issues published in recent years.The magazine’s parent, Wenner Media, will form a partnership with BandLab Technologies to expand into new markets and bolster its international brand.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:50:10 GMTGennifer Flowers in 1992.How Bill Clinton’s affairs, and the Republican nominee’s, shaped the media’s obsession.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:36:15 GMTFrom left, John Malkovich, Gina Rodriguez, Kurt Russell and Mark Wahlberg in “Deepwater Horizon,” a risky star-driven film out on Sept. 30.The documentary-style film isn’t the kind of project that usually commands a nine-figure budget, but the 2010 oil rig disaster had elements straight out of a movie.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:24:27 GMTSarah Jessica Parker returns on Oct. 9 with “Divorce,” her first HBO series since “Sex and the City.”Ms. Parker makes clear that “Divorce,” her first HBO series since “Sex and the City,” “is not Carrie in the suburbs.”
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:24:03 GMTRon Fassler, an actor, director and author, said he last sneaked into a show at intermission about 15 years ago. “There is much greater pressure on theater owners now,” he said.Slipping in with crowds during intermission, known as second-acting, was once a rite of passage for students and starving actors. But theaters no longer turn a blind eye to the practice.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 15:54:25 GMTThe first debate between President Obama and Mitt Romney in 2012, held at the University of Denver, drew 67 million viewers.The total audience, network executives and political strategists say, could be as high as 100 million viewers — Super Bowl territory.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:02:20 GMTRobert Gottlieb in his Midtown Manhattan townhouse. He has mainly spent his career as an editor but has just published a memoir about his life in the world of books.Mr. Gottlieb has been the editorial midwife to works by writers like Toni Morrison, Joseph Heller and Robert Caro. In his new memoir, he writes about the editing life.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:00:27 GMTAbove, iMessage screen images. Last week, Apple cracked open this messaging platform and allowed the outside internet to seep in.Several new features have turned this intimate chat experience into more of a social network.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:23:14 GMTThe social media network was leaving out videos viewed for less than three seconds, which greatly inflated the figures presented to advertisers and publishers.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:00:02 GMTChris Thile in Highland Park, Ill., in June.Chris Thile, a 35-year-old mandolin player, aims to find out.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:18:39 GMTHillary Clinton and Donald Trump at the presidential debate on Monday.On Monday night, Hillary Clinton used the Republican candidate’s own tactics against him.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:00:03 GMTThe pop star provides a model for dealing with the pressure of oversharing.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:46:21 GMTThe first part of Volker Ullrich’s two-volume biography examines Hitler not as a monster or madman, but as a human being with “undeniable talents and obviously deep-seated psychological complexes.”
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:00:02 GMTJames Gleick’s “Time Travel: A History” is a fascinating mash-up of philosophy, literary criticism, physics and cultural observation.