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Gotham girds for Irene’s impact

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Gotham is bracing for the arrival of Hurricane Irene, canceling subway service, shuttering Broadway venues and movie theaters and sending newsies scrambling to cover the unprecedented preparations.

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Google chief: U.K. must focus on tech

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The U.K. needs to beef up its education system and rethink its business culture or its TV industry will never be able to compete effectively on the global stage,  Google chairman Eric Schmidt told an…

New York Fringe cancels shows

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In one of the first definite legit cancellations of the upcoming weekend, the head of the New York Intl. Fringe Festival has preemptively darkened all fest shows skedded for Sunday, and also nixed…

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Eye rolls behind big ‘Brother’

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Summer standout ''Big Brother'' posted some of its best numbers in years Thursday, lifting CBS to an easy victory over its broadcast rivals in key demos. ABC did OK with its all-original lineup…

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