ABC News keeps tight lid on Bruce Jenner interview

The first on-air promo for Friday’s broadcast interview with Bruce Jenner didn’t even show his face, an illustration of the line ABC News is walking in trying to drum up interest for the program while saying virtually nothing about it.

Guilford’s Nick Fradiani gains Top 5 on ‘Idol’

It’s official: Nick Fradiani is going on the road this summer. The Guilford singer made the Top 5 on “American Idol” on Wednesday night.

Study: Super Bowl ads less gender offensive

While Super Bowl XLIX commercials were more sensitive and less gender offensive than in past years, women and people of color remain vastly underrepresented among the creative directors who are producing those ads, according to a diversity study released Wednesday.

Tyson’s theory: ‘StarTalk’ can make science hip

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, the American face of science, has a new talk show — or rather, he has an old talk show moving from the Internet to television.

Head of movie association predicts record year at box office

It matters where you watch a movie, the head of the Motion Picture Association of America stressed Tuesday at the opening of an annual gathering of theater owners in Las Vegas.






Rick's List: Fashionista edition

Weekly chorus of astonished woe from The Day's maudlin codger.

Silas Burrows, a good American

Silas Burrows’ adventures began in 1817 at a celebratory dinner party on Cannon Square in Stonington.