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Tom Hardy on His Upcoming Movie Roles

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 4:21pm
Tom Hardy literally steers the upcoming "Locke." With other movies in the pipeline, will U.S.audiences embrace the British actor, best-known from "Dark Knight Rising"?

Billionaires Lay Out Bucks for NBA Team

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 4:16pm
Wall Street billionaires Marc Lasry and Wesley Edens made a big bet on an underperforming asset: the Milwaukee Bucks professional basketball team.

Luxury Foods Without Missing a Morsel

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 2:16pm
Chef Christopher Kostow, of the Restaurant at Meadowood Inn, a Michelin-starred Napa Valley restaurant, on the best ways to cook with luxury ingredients.

Liechtenstein Shrinks---Then Shrugs

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 1:41pm
Liechtenstein, the tiny principality wedged into eastern Switzerland, just got tinier. No one seems to mind.

A Vampire Writer Bites Back

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 1:16pm
L.J. Smith, the former writer of 'The Vampire Diaries,' is using fan fiction to reclaim her old series.

Why You Get So Many Catalogs

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:04am
Retailers find shoppers spend more online after browsing through lavish print spreads.

GOP Fall Strategy: Slam Health Law

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 9:09am
Republican leaders are telling House members that criticism of the federal health-care law is the best path to victory this fall regardless of how the law's implementation evolves meantime.

Making Sure Boss Is the Right Fit

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 8:58am
A poor cultural fit is the primary reason top managers fail. Industry experts says job candidates as well as recruiters need to step up the diligence in the hiring phase.

GM Test Drivers Warned of Problems in 2006

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 8:47am
General Motors ordered a more robust ignition switch in 2006 for a Cadillac then in development after complaints from test drivers that the vehicle would shut off if the ignition was bumped, newly released documents show.

Trouble Selling Fliers on Fast Airport Line

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 8:46am
The Transportation Security Administration is aggressively trying to encourage more people to sign up for TSA Precheck. But the effort has run into traveler confusion and aggravation.

Best Bag Colors for Summer

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:43pm
Teri Agins on adding color to your handbag wardrobe.

Why Everyone Hates This Year's NFL Draft Class

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:41pm
The NFL draft is three weeks away, yet the only thing those within the game are certain of is that everyone is down on this year's draft.

The Miniskirt Makes a Comeback

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 9:57pm
Labels from Gucci to Vuitton to Saint Laurent sent high hem lengths down the runway for fall and spring.

Flyers vs. Rangers: There Will Be Blood

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 9:35pm
When the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Rangers meet in the playoffs starting on Thursday, there is reason to believe that things may get ugly—and bloody.

Scientist Apologizes for Stem-Cell Study Errors

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 8:14pm
A top scientist who co-wrote disputed studies on stem cells apologized on Wednesday over errors in the research but played down his role in directing it.

Google Unveils Project Ara, a 'Modular' Smartphone

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 8:14pm
Google is planning a "modular" smartphone called Project Ara that will allow consumers to add or subtract hardware such as a blood-sugar monitor, a camera or a cigarette lighter.

What We Want From Sports Movies

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:53pm
Jason Gay: As with most sports films, the new football movie 'Draft Day' takes some liberties with what life is like in the NFL. But how essential is realism in sports movies?

U.S. Track Inks Nike Deal Through 2040

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:46pm
Nike sewed up its sponsorship of track's U.S. governing body for decades Wednesday, signing a deal through 2040 at a time when the company's influence over the sport has raised controversy among athletes.

No Shrinking From 'Violet'

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:43pm
Sutton Foster knows how to play outsize personalities who fill up the stage. Now in 'Violet.' she's taking on a character who's the exact opposite—and it's her most challenging role yet.

Coachella 2014 for Freethinking Fans

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 7:41pm
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival may be a three-day showcase of popular music, but magic moments can still be found far from the madding crowd.