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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:00:01 GMTFelicity Jones as Jyn Erso in “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.”In a year when Jyn Erso powered “Rogue One” to No. 1, a study finds a rise in major female characters. But minority women faced a tougher road.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:39:04 GMTGeorge Noory, host of the radio talk show “Coast to Coast AM,” in his Los Angeles studio this month.The millions of nocturnal listeners who tune in to “Coast to Coast AM” are fans of unexplained phenomena.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:40:48 GMTTo match the outfit that Jazz Jennings wears on the cover of her second book, the doll will be wearing a pink top and jean shorts.Ms. Jennings, 16, star of “I Am Jazz” on TLC, vaulted into the national spotlight after being interviewed by Barbara Walters 10 years ago.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:22:11 GMTBritish Vogue’s editor-in-chief, Alexandra Shulman, at a celebration for the book, “Vogue: Voice of a Century” in 2016.The contenders to replace Ms. Shulman, the magazine’s editor in chief for 25 years, include her deputy, the founder of Net-a-Porter and a Financial Times editor.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:58:06 GMTThe Venice sign spans the intersection of Windward and Pacific Avenues in the Los Angeles neighborhood. It is a replica of the original sign from 1905, which was hung by the developer to lure buyers. The neighborhood is undergoing change now as tech money flows in.That prospect has real estate agents, money managers and luxury goods purveyors excited for a potential business windfall, of the sort often seen in Silicon Valley.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:12:26 GMTRichard Schickel and the actress Olympia Dukakis in a conversation in Los Angeles in 2003.Mr. Schickel reviewed films for Life magazine and wrote 37 books about the movies.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:45:32 GMTFelix Kjellberg, known to his 53 million subscribers as PewDiePie, had recently included anti-Semitic jokes in his comedy videos to the apparent delight of neo-Nazi websites.Online stars, called influencers, can connect businesses to coveted audiences, but they can also bring companies closer to topics they’d rather not broach.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 03:00:03 GMTPresident Trump at a campaign event in Raleigh, N.C., on Nov. 7.New York Times journalists won three awards for foreign coverage. Other winners came from organizations including The Washington Post, ProPublica and WNYC.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 01:38:29 GMTSarah Topham, left, and Ashley Hess taking part in the Void, a virtual reality experience, in Lindon, Utah. The start-up has refined the concept of mapping a virtual world over a physical set.The Void, a Utah-based start-up, bets that by making V.R. both social and spontaneous, it can draw throngs and make a mint. Some big names are taking notice.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 00:32:23 GMTAlex Jones on Friday before hosting his radio show in Austin, Tex. His platforms have gotten record traffic in the Trump era.President Trump is lending credence to out-there Jonesisms, adding another “pinch-yourself-this-is-happening” element to our national journey into the upside-down.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 23:45:39 GMTCharles L. Bartlett, far right in the second row, with his wife, Martha, at the baptismal ceremony for Jacqueline and President-elect John F. Kennedy’s son, John Jr.Mr. Bartlett won a Pulitzer Prize for his national reporting but was remembered especially for hosting a dinner party in 1951 in which he introduced John F. Kennedy to Jacqueline Bouvier.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:27:39 GMTLaura Brown, the editor in chief of InStyle magazine, at the Proenza Schouler show on Monday.InStyle’s Laura Brown has long been a fashion-world favorite. Now she has the power to go with it.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:23:54 GMTStuart McLean, the writer and host of “The Vinyl Cafe,” at his home in 2013.The Canadian humorist’s show was heard on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and on many public radio stations in the United States.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:36:17 GMTA copyright dispute limited Bulgarian National Radio to broadcasting music recorded before 1946. The audience doesn’t seem to mind.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:15:25 GMTKyle Mazza at his family’s house in Fair Lawn, N.J. Mr. Mazza started his own news station when he was 8. He reports on Mayor Bill de Blasio from a basement room at City Hall.Kyle Mazza, 19, created his own network in Fair Lawn, N.J., when he was 8 years old. On Thursday, his question about the first lady provided a respite for Mr. Trump during a combative news conference.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:45:43 GMTEven from a president who routinely castigates journalists, the president’s Twitter post was a striking escalation in his attacks on the press.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:07:21 GMTBrad Grey, chief executive of Paramount Pictures, on the red carpet at the premiere of Martin Scorsese’s “The Wolf of Wall Street” in Manhattan in 2013.Brad Grey is one of Hollywood’s longest-serving studio chiefs, but Paramount has struggled after underinvestment by Viacom, its corporate owner.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 17:35:46 GMTSebastian Gorka, right, with Michael T. Flynn at Trump Tower in New York in November. Mr. Gorka was named a deputy assistant to President Trump.The author of “Defeating Jihad: The Winnable War,” he was not well known until his appointment as a deputy assistant to President Trump.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:09:57 GMTRick Casey, the host of a weekly public affairs program on a small television station in Texas, recently fashioned a stinging commentary on remarks by Representative Lamar Smith that was pulled shortly before it was to air. The station later reversed itself.A misfire at a PBS station showed how Trump administration attempts to intimidate the press could work, and how those attempts could be thwarted.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:05:44 GMTDaniel Ellsberg, center, who leaked the Pentagon Papers, at the Watergate hearings.President Trump’s denouncements this week have called attention to what has long been a journalistic staple.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:02 GMTThe arguments over the confirmation of the new secretary of education were about something bigger: which government institutions benefit which citizens.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:46:42 GMTCarter wrote some of the 20th century’s unforgettable first sentences, and her novel “Nights at the Circus” was named the best of James Tait Black Prize winners.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:00:08 GMTA portrait of Walt Whitman, 1853 or 1854.A digital sleuth has discovered an anonymously published 1852 serial novel by the poet, which survived in only a single copy of an obscure newspaper.