President Bush addressed the economic crisis at the White House today — for about two minutes. It actually calls into question why he hasn’t given a much lengthier, sober Oval Office address to the…
The Democratic presidential candidate's campaign has confirmed a long-rumored fundraising concert that will include four remaining members of the Grateful Dead at Penn State University's Bryce Jordan…
Google Inc.'s chief executive said Wednesday the Internet search leader won't delay its proposed advertising partnership with rival Yahoo Inc. even if government regulators need more time to assess…
A federal judge has dismissed a libel lawsuit filed against best-selling author John Grisham and two other writers over books they wrote about the wrongful conviction of two men in a 1982 murder.
That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. Al Franken’s tight race against incumbent Sen. Norm Coleman (R-Minn.) has been almost universally focused on Franken’s comic past and his ability…
Can the economy save us from spurious Sarah news? That is the topic on our latest "Wilshire & Washington" on the radio. Also on the bill: The "SNL" Palin skit, Obama’s Hollywood fund-raiser and Katie…
The stock market took another nosedive Wednesday as the American banking system appeared even shakier and investors worried that the financial crisis is spinning so far out of control that even…
Brad Pitt is chipping in $100,000 to the effort to defeat a California proposition that would ban gay marriage. His contribution is one of the largest single donations coming from the entertainment…
"The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" has outlived Douglas Adams.
Brad Pitt has donated $100,000 to the campaign to defeat Proposition 8, the California ballot initiative that would ban same-sex marriage in the state.