From LOL (Laugh Out Loud) ro BRB (be Right Back), Internet chat rooms hav a shorthand all their own. Among the most popular abbreviations:
From Blind Date to Dismissed to The Fifth Wheel, a new wave of dating shows is sweeping the airwaves. Why are people watching?
On Jan. 17, Dr. Monica Tyson, wife of boxer Mike Tyson, filed for divorce. What grounds did she cite in the legal papers?
Through the years, the Super Bowl halftime show has been as much of a reason to tune in as the game itslef. Among the highlights:
Last week, Ford reported a $5 billion loss for the fourth quarter of 2001. What steps is the auto giant taking to resore profitability?
Amid much fanfare, Apple's new iMac was unveiled last week. Among its notable features:
What are the top-selling toys this holiday season?
Unveiled last week, the Segway Human Transporter is being touted as the future of human transportation. What are some of the much-hyped electrical scooter’s ...
The events of Sept. 11 have prompted a secutiry overhaul for the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt lake City. Among the measures:
After nearly two years of ratings success, reality TV programs are losing out to traditional sitcoms and dramas. Why?
Reeling from a post-Sept 11. drop in mail volume, the U.S Postal Service faces a $3 billion deficit. What is the USPS doing to ...
Oprah Winfrey recently withdrew her selection of Jonathan Franzen’s The Corrections for her book club. What did Franzen do to get dropped?
New York has suffered a sharp decline in tourism since Sept. 11. What is the city doing to attract visitors?
The U.S. economy has staggered in the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks, but a few companies are thriving. Among them:
In the wake of last month's terrorist attacks, a number of books, films, and other products have been altered or shelved. Among the changes:
Last week, Enterprise made its debut on UPN. What can viewers expect from the latest Star Trek installment?
Ending months of speculation, Michael Jordan announced last week that he is returning to the NBA. How are Americans reacting to the news?
In the wake of Sept. 11 tragedy, new security measures are being enacted across the U.S. Among the changes:
With layoffs up, and stocks and consumer confidence down, the U.S. economy is in its worst shape in years. What are some other signs ...
Last week, Europeans got a chance to see their new currrency. What are some of the Euro's features?