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Mario Batali tripped up by sex misconduct accusations

ABC said Monday that it has asked Batali to step away from the show, “The Chew” while the allegations are investigated


‘Coco’ tops box office again before ‘Star Wars’ hits


Disney estimated Sunday that “Coco” added $18.3 million


‘Shape of Water,’ ‘Big Little Lies’ lead Golden Globes

Guillermo del Toro’s Cold War-era fairytale “The Shape of Water” swam away with a leading seven nominations

Unforgettable Things to Do This Winter in Michigan


This winter, take part in one of these distinctively Michigan outdoor activities, many made possible by Michigan's forests.


Books no Detroit enthusiast should be without

Detroit’s rising reputation means there are suddenly a number of books available celebrating the city’s unique charms.


Holiday Gift Guide: Coffee-table books


Indulge loved ones with gift they wouldn’t buy for themselves

Sunday, Dec 10



‘The Last Jedi’ premiere kicks off with droids, stars

The movie, which arrives in theaters on Dec. 15, is one of the year’s biggest releases

Jack White puts $s behind his Detroit love

The Detroit News

From a state-of-the-art record pressing plant to helping restore Clark Park, Jack White has invested big in Detroit

Saturday, Dec 9


Could a law to bring down the mob be used in Weinstein case?

The federal anti-racketeering law has been used since the late 1970s to bring down mob bosses


Graham: Uzi, Harry, Miley soundtrack an unstable year

The year’s 10 best singles, along with a special shout-out to Bob Seger


HBO’s ‘Big Little Lies’ will return for season 2

David E. Kelly is returning to write the seven new episodes and Andrea Arnold will direct


Hill: Thomas, Weinstein part of arc toward justice

Hill says this “huge moment” of outspokenness and awareness needs legal and institutional follow-through

Bought a $450M painting? Don’t worry about the tax


Buyer of record-breaking da Vinci painting won’t have to pay sales tax

Friday, Dec 8


Big Three: Top events Saturday and Sunday

The holidays are in full swing with festive, family-friendly events in Corktown, Southwest and Dearborn

Las Vegas lures millennials

They are becoming majority spenders in today’s economy, but aren’t necessarily interested in traditional casino gambling

Flint's Capitol Theatre reopens after $37M renovation

The 90-year-old Capitol Theatre reopened on Thursday after being closed for 20 years


Second Dustin Hoffman accuser steps forward

Kathryn Rossetter, who co-starred with Hoffman in “Death of a Salesman” in 1984, said the Oscar-winner would grope her


Big Sean announces surprise concert on Sunday

The Detroit News

Show proof of purchase of "Double or Nothing" and get in for free.


Spotify, Tencent invest in each other

The companies said Friday they will acquire new shares representing minority equity stakes in each other for cash

Met Opera conductor Levine denies sex allegations

Levine has denied allegations of sexual misconduct and says he wants to resume his work


Director Bryan Singer accused of assaulting teen

Singer has been accused in a lawsuit of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy at a party more than a decade ago


Review: ‘Disaster Artist’ celebrates creative spirit

James Franco directs and stars in one of the year’s best films — about one of the worst movies ever made

Review: Oldman goes big as Churchill in ‘Darkest Hour’

Gary Oldman shines in an Oscar-worthy performance in Joe Wright’s lively, spirited WWII tale


Garrison Keillor: Radio station fired me without full investigation

Keillor told the Associated Press MPR has made an “enormous mistake … by not conducting a full and fair investigation”


Capturing the ‘spark’ of Britain’s greatest icon

Gary Oldman studied film, read, avoided other Churchill performances and spent a lot of time in makeup

SC: Tom Izzo makes cameo on ‘Judge Mathis’ TV show


UglyChristmasSweater.com going for Guinness World Record; Detroit-based image maker Lians Jadan honored at the D Show

Comic-book heroes flock to TV; Why are they so popular?

Such shows, like the comics that spawned them, can offer welcome moral clarity in an ever-more-confounding world

Thursday, Dec 7


Detroit Film Critics Society honors ‘Florida Project’

The drama has been named the year’s best film; other winners include ‘Three Billboards’ and ‘Get Out’


Women build bonds, break barriers in outdoor program

The Detroit News

BOW workshop gives women the opportunity to learn skills needed to enjoy outdoor activities like fishing, backpacking, snowshoeing and and more.