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Lee Holley, Cartoonist of Teenage Life in ‘Ponytail,’ Dies at 85

Ven, 04/20/2018 - 06:14
He was helping with “Dennis the Menace” when he created “Ponytail,” about a spirited girl in a postwar suburban world of boys, burgers and phone chats.

Toxicologists Clash on Drug in Cosby Sex Assault Trial

Ven, 04/20/2018 - 03:17
What does diphenhydramine do, and is that what was in the pills Bill Cosby gave his accuser, Andrea Constand?

AT&T Chief Attacks Lawsuit to Block Time Warner Merger

Ven, 04/20/2018 - 01:05
Randall Stephenson, AT&T’s chief executive, defended his deal to buy Time Warner and said a combined company would be no different than those that already exist in Silicon Valley.

Up Next: BuzzFeed’s Eugene Lee Yang Mixes Humor With Social Commentary

Gio, 04/19/2018 - 19:24
The filmmaker and online personality is a breakout star from the popular video series “The Try Guys.”

He Won $1 Million to Make a Movie. Then the Problems Set in.

Gio, 04/19/2018 - 16:54
With the prize Faraday Okoro won at the Tribeca Film Festival came enormous pressure. But he was able to finish his project, “Nigerian Prince.”

Tech We’re Using: Following the Trail of Online Ads, Wherever It Leads

Gio, 04/19/2018 - 05:35
Sapna Maheshwari, who covers advertising for The Times, discusses how she tracks the online ads that track us.

Time Warner C.E.O. Testifies That AT&T Merger Is Needed to Battle Silicon Valley

Gio, 04/19/2018 - 04:53
Jeffrey Bewkes, Time Warner’s chief executive, said on Wednesday in federal court that the company is an underdog against Amazon, Netflix and others.

Amazon Reboots the Studio Where ‘Citizen Kane’ and ‘E.T.’ Were Made

Gio, 04/19/2018 - 04:53
The tech giant has moved its entertainment division into Culver Studios, a 14-acre site where “Gone With the Wind” was also filmed.

Comcast Bid 16% More Than Disney for 21st Century Fox, Filing Shows

Gio, 04/19/2018 - 03:50
Although its rebuffed proposal was higher on a per-share basis, Comcast didn’t offer protection if a deal was blocked, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Harper’s Editor Insists He Was Fired Over Katie Roiphe Essay

Gio, 04/19/2018 - 01:13
The essay stirred controversy on Twitter. It was also the subject of debate at the venerable monthly. Now the editor, James Marcus, is out.

Facebook’s Current Status With Advertisers? It’s Complicated

Gio, 04/19/2018 - 00:57
Marketers have long had a symbiotic relationship with the social network. But user concerns about data has companies taking a harder look at how they work with Facebook.

Cosby Accuser Talked of Framing a Celebrity, Witness Says

Gio, 04/19/2018 - 00:54
The adviser, who works at Bill Cosby’s alma mater, said Andrea Constand described the scheme during a conversation they had as hotel roommates.

Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles to Host Tony Awards

Mer, 04/18/2018 - 18:07
The two, who recently made their own Broadway debuts, will host the ceremony on June 10; much of it will be broadcast on CBS.

Fishing for Stories via Instagram

Mer, 04/18/2018 - 15:05
How I use the social networking app to tap into trends, meet sources and explore communities you’ll soon be buzzing about.

Corner Office: Marissa Mayer Is Still Here

Mer, 04/18/2018 - 11:43
The former Yahoo chief is renting Google’s original office, where “there’s a lot of good juju,” and planning her next act. She just won’t say what it is.

Trial Judge Rules to Admit Cosby Testimony About Quaaludes

Mer, 04/18/2018 - 03:54
Prosecutors had argued that Bill Cosby’s acknowledgment that he obtained the quaaludes supports their view that he used them to incapacitate women.

No Disclosure? No Problem. Sean Hannity Gets a Pass at Fox News.

Mer, 04/18/2018 - 02:38
The prime-time host, who is the top ratings draw in cable news, has a longer leash than others at the network.

Former F.B.I. Agent Admits He Shared Classified Documents

Mer, 04/18/2018 - 02:27
Lawyers for Terry J. Albury, who pleaded guilty on Tuesday, said his goal had been to show that the bureau “often treated minority communities with suspicion and disrespect.”

Sandy Hook Parents Sue Alex Jones for Defamation

Mer, 04/18/2018 - 01:54
Mr. Jones and his conspiracy theory website Infowars have long claimed that the killing of 26 people at the Connecticut elementary school was a “giant hoax.”

Art Bell, Radio Host Who Tuned In to the Dark Side, Dies at 72

Mer, 04/18/2018 - 01:18
Reaching a nationwide audience from a home studio in the desert, he listened to callers’ accounts of the paranormal deep into the early hours.