Janette Seabrook

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Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth reunite on new show

NEW YORK (AP) — Tori Spelling can crack Jennie Garth up.<p>When thinking of an upcoming scene from their new ABC Family sitcom, "Mystery Girls," now …

Robin Williams and celeb substance abuse confessions

The JT Insider Food Guide: Singapore

<b>We talk to local food writer Chin Hui Wen to get her opinion on the city-state's best culinary offerings and where's best to eat across the island.</b><p><i>Image by Freshly Diced</i><p><b>Three to Try</b><p><b>Bak kut teh:</b> 'Pork rib soup - there are also versions with different kinds of offal like intestines and liver - made …

Island Hopping in Boston Harbor

Eight miles from downtown Boston, I stop in my tracks before a water-stained, dilapidated wall cowering below the growth of a thick full forest. In a corner of the wall, I spot an eerie opening fixed open by a rusted-shut doorway. Alone, I look in and see tunnels splitting into three directions, …

What to Do in Rio Besides the World Cup

Now that the U.S. is out<p>Bars become stuffier and fútbol fans drunker as the World Cup roars on. Get your head above the soccer slosh and take advantage of the city’s easy access to natural areas with these eight adventures.<p>Explore Tijuca National Park<p>(earlytwenties/Thinkstock)<p>The best way to tour …

Hiking

Canada photos: 20 of the most beautiful places | CNN Travel

Pixar Was Almost Ruined Before It Ever Made a Movie

Can you imagine a moviegoing world without the films from Pixar? No "Toy Story," no "Monsters, Inc.," no "Finding Nemo," no "Cars," no "Up"? The upcoming, fantastic-looking "Inside Out" never happening? According to a new book by Pixar co-founder Ed Catmull, that unthinkable scenario was almost a …

The 'Jem' Movie Will Have 'a Lot of Pink' (and a Possible Sequel), Says Star Aubrey Peeples

The first teaser image for the upcoming adaptation of "Jem and the Holograms" seemed to promise that the live action flick would keep the spirit of the original animated series intact, and now star Aubrey Peeples has confirmed that that will indeed be the case.<p>In an interview with E! News, Peeples …

Pixar Cofounder Ed Catmull on Failure and Why Fostering a Fearless Culture Is the Key to Groundbreaking Creative Work

<i>“Make New Mistakes. Make glorious, amazing mistakes. Make mistakes nobody’s ever made before,”</i> Neil Gaiman urged in his commencement-address-turned-manifesto-for-the-creative life. <i>“The chief trick to making good mistakes is not to hide them — especially not from yourself,”</i> philosopher Daniel …

Balsamic-Brown Sugar Short Ribs With Garlic Mashed Potatoes Recipe

<b>Note</b>: This dish can be made up to two days ahead. Store the potatoes, meat and sauce separately and reheat before serving. It can all also be frozen, if you prefer. Be sure to thaw everything in the refrigerator before trying to reheat anything, though.<p><b>Read more: Sunday Supper: Balsamic-Brown Sugar</b> …

Gwyneth Paltrow Shines

Aactas 2014: who should win at Australia's film and television awards?

The cream of Australia's cinema and TV industries – and some of their non-Australian peers – will gather for the Aacta awards on Thursday night. Who would you like to see take the gongs?<p>To say money will talk when it comes to tonight’s 2014 Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts awards …

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The West Australian

PM - Roadside drowsiness test could be around the corner 29/01/2014

MARK COLVIN: Could Australian motorists one day face RTTs - Random Tiredness Tests? It's one idea floated today by the lead researcher of the new …

Ten great ghost towns in the West

Los Angeles

Beyond black-and-white: Essential moments from MLK's historic 'I have a dream speech'

<i>On August 28, 1963 Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his historic “I have a dream” speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, forever changing race relations in America.</i><p><b>I have a dream today.</b><p><b>I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by</b> …

Watch Music Bring Back Memories for Alzheimer's Patients - The Atlantic

One day in 2006, New York social worker Dan Cohen realized that with today's devices, all of his favorite music—he's a fan of '60s rock—is at his fingertips, but he might no longer be able to listen to it if he winds up in a nursing home when he's older. When he called around to local …

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Ten of the world's best city hikes

Stretch your legs over hours or days, without leaving some of the world’s biggest cities. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro<p>Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro surrounded by the Tijuca Forest. Image by Paddy Eckersley / Digital Vision / …

Apple reflects on 30 years of Macintosh

Apple released the first Macintosh computer 30 years ago today, and Cupertino is in party mode. The Apple website has been updated to point to a celebration of the original computer and its descendants. The page is essentially a timeline that acts as a look at the various Mac models and also …

Photo Gallery of Music's Biggest Night

Grammys 2014's 25 Best and Worst Moments

Daft Punk, Macklemore and Lorde took home the most trophies at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles last night, but a slew of other stars …

Music

The Style Has Spoken: See the Top Trends

See the prevailing looks captured by Diego Zuko.<p>Like a well-preserved eco-system, the world of fashion can work like a machine. See a stellar trend on the runway one season and watch it come to life outside the shows the next. See which catwalk styles were embraced by the finest on the street and …

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

Cooking

Pete Seeger, Folk Singer and Activist

Tom Hanks Is 'Captain Phillips' In High-Seas Hostage Drama

<i>This interview was originally broadcast on Oct. 7, 2013.</i><p>In April 2009, Somali pirates boarded an American-flagged container ship and took its captain, Richard Phillips, hostage on a small lifeboat. That led to a five-day drama at sea, much of it covered on television, as a U.S. Navy destroyer …

Jason Reitman Attached to Adapt Novel 'The Possibilities' – /Film

<i>Briefly:</i> The new novel from <i>The Descendents</i> author <b>Kaui Hart Hemmings</b> is now a possible new project for <i>Labor Day</i> and <i>Young Adult</i> director <b>Jason Reitman</b>. …