Media and Adv

High Times Is Sold to Group That Includes Son of Bob Marley

Ven, 06/02/2017 - 02:09
Investors led by Adam Levin purchased the magazine for $70 million in a time of growing acceptance of marijuana use.

Attendance Drops at Disney Parks Worldwide as Prices Rise

Ven, 06/02/2017 - 01:08
Higher prices were a major factor in smaller crowds at 13 of Disney’s 14 theme parks in 2016.

American Beauties: ‘On Fire’ Makes Bad Habits Sound Very Sweet

Ven, 06/02/2017 - 00:13
This 1994 firefighting memoir, by the Southern writer Larry Brown, vividly captures both fear and the sort of pride that comes with mastery.

Fyre Was Bad. For the Concert Industry, This One Could Be Worse.

Gio, 06/01/2017 - 20:08
The failures of the Fyre and Pemberton music festivals are spurring worries about eroding consumer confidence and growing hurdles for smaller, independent festivals.

New York Times Will Offer Employee Buyouts and Eliminate Public Editor Role

Gio, 06/01/2017 - 03:18
The company expects to be able to hire as many as 100 more journalists with the money it saves from reducing layers of editing, senior newsroom leaders said.

Pelley’s Shift at CBS News Breaks With Smooth Routine

Gio, 06/01/2017 - 02:10
Anthony Mason, a 25-year veteran of the network, will fill in at “CBS Evening News” while Mr. Pelley works full time for “60 Minutes,” the network said.

State of the Art: How Twitter Is Being Gamed to Feed Misinformation

Gio, 06/01/2017 - 00:05
Twitter is far smaller than Facebook, but it may play a more consequential role in the spread of misinformation.

Books of The Times: ‘The Long Haul’ Is a Trucker’s Slangy Tour of the Road

Mer, 05/31/2017 - 23:45
Finn Murphy opines about the transcendent pointlessness of material possessions, among other topics, in this memoir.

CNN Fires Kathy Griffin From New Year’s Eve Broadcast Over Trump Photo

Mer, 05/31/2017 - 20:57
The actress has apologized for a photo shoot in which she posed with a mask styled to look like the severed, bloody head of President Trump.

Notebook: The Enduring Appeal of Seeing Trump as Chess Master in Chief

Mer, 05/31/2017 - 13:00
Both his supporters and his opposition talk about the president as if he’s a strategic genius, despite considerable evidence to the contrary.

Megyn Kelly, on NBC With New Shows, Moves Past Trump Turmoil

Mer, 05/31/2017 - 12:00
The former Fox News star, who called her time away from TV “awesome,” will return Sunday with “Sunday Night With Megyn Kelly.”

Summer Reading: Summer Thrillers: Daring Escapes and Other Acts of Derring-Do

Mer, 05/31/2017 - 11:00
Five new thrillers for the beach and beyond, from a very personal manhunt to a Russian spy during World War II.

Profile: Plot Twist! John Grisham’s New Thriller Is Positively Lawyerless

Mer, 05/31/2017 - 11:00
Grisham’s 30th novel, “Camino Island,” is a bit of a departure for the mega-best-selling author. Mr. Courtroom has written a beach book.

Scott Pelley Said to Be Leaving Post as ‘CBS Evening News’ Anchor

Mer, 05/31/2017 - 05:53
Mr. Pelley will devote more time to “60 Minutes,” two people familiar with the move said, hours after the network announced a management shake-up at its entertainment division.

De Blasio Honors Jimmy Breslin in Name, if Not in Spirit

Mer, 05/31/2017 - 04:22
Amid an elaborate display of the sign, city officials avoided media questions at an event for the newspaper columnist and advocate of ordinary New Yorkers.

NBC Rolls Back ‘Must See TV’ Revival by Leaving ‘This Is Us’ on Tuesdays

Mer, 05/31/2017 - 03:13
The network had planned to move the breakout hit to Thursdays to join “Will & Grace” and a true crime series, but then backtracked.

As Trump Weighs Shake-Up, He Faces Recruiting Challenge

Mer, 05/31/2017 - 03:08
As a top White House aide announced his resignation, four possible successors declined to be considered, according to an associate of the president.

Books of The Times: ‘The Answers’ Runs Down the Rabbit Hole of Love

Mar, 05/30/2017 - 23:07
Catherine Lacey’s second novel is a meditation on fame and art as well as affection.