E-edition out for Rick Moody’s ‘The Ice Storm’

NEW YORK (AP) — Rick Moody is finally letting “The Ice Storm” and some of his other previous works come out as e-books. Electronic editions of four of Moody’s books went on sale Tuesday, released by digital publisher Open Road Integrated Media. Besides...

New Hampshire woman files defamation suit against Bill Cosby

AP Photo/Brennan Linsley SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A New Hampshire woman is joining the growing ranks of accusers suing Bill Cosby and alleging defamation. Kristina Ruehli says Cosby falsely accused her of lying when she came forward last year and accused him of raping her...

Modigliani nude painting fetches record $170.4M in NY

AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews NEW YORK (AP) — A painting by Amedeo Modigliani fetched $170.4 million at an auction Monday, setting a world record for the artist and achieving the second highest price ever garnered for a work of art at auction. “Reclining Nude” was...

Review: ‘Dada Woof Papa Hot’ is a tender, well-acted play

NEW YORK (AP) — Adjusting to being a caregiver is challenging enough for new parents, even before you add the complexities that come with being a gay parent. Peter Parnell, recently author of the book for “On A Clear Day You Can See Forever” on Broadway, is also...

Next GOP debate puts Fox Business moderators in spotlight

AP Photo/Richard Drew NEW YORK (AP) — Fox Business Network’s Maria Bartiromo, one of the moderators for Tuesday’s Republican presidential debate, says that while she wants to help viewers understand the differences between candidates, she’s not looking to...

Celebrity chef Cat Cora, partner divorcing in California

AP Photo/Matt Sayles LOS ANGELES (AP) — Celebrity chef Cat Cora says she is getting a divorce from her partner of 17 years. The “Iron Chef America” star released a statement Monday confirming she and partner Jennifer Cora are ending their marriage. Court records...

David Mamet’s ‘China Doll’ delays opening date

NEW YORK (AP) — Critics will have to wait a little longer to weigh in on the Broadway return of Al Pacino and his new David Mamet play until after Thanksgiving. Producers Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel, and Steve Traxler said Monday that “China Doll,” which was...

Howard Stern caller known as Hillbilly Jack dies in fire

ROCHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man who appeared on “The Howard Stern Show” as Hillbilly Jack has died in a fire that began when he fell asleep while cooking, authorities said Monday. Neighbors considered Hillbilly Jack Rushman a local celebrity because of...

Caitlyn Jenner, Reese Witherspoon honored at Glamour Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Caitlyn Jenner, undoubtedly one of the most talked-about women in the world, is being honored as one of Glamour magazine’s Women of the Year on Monday in a glittery ceremony along with fellow honorees like actress Reese Witherspoon, dancer Misty...

SeaWorld to end orca shows by 2017 in San Diego

SAN DIEGO (AP) — SeaWorld’s orca shows at the company’s San Diego park will end by 2017, its top executive said Monday, citing customer feedback at the location that has suffered from its lowest attendance of all its theme parks. CEO Joel Manby told investors...