Gary David Goldberg, who died on 22 June of a brain tumour a few days before his 69th birthday, created the 1980s hit sitcom Family Ties before expanding into feature films. His TV successes also included the comedy Spin City, which in 1996 reunited him with Family Ties star Michael J Fox as the deputy mayor of New York.
Retro summer camps, high-society hangouts and chic beachside retreats
When Paulie Malignaggi first won a world title Adrien Broner was serving 14 months in prison and looking at a life in crime.
About half way into Barbra Streisand Live, the star, sparkling in her spangly tuxedo, launched into a 10-minute "Ask Barbra" session. It is six years since she last played in London, and fans had been given the chance to fill in a card, on arrival, with a question for their heroine. One got the sense that these had been judiciously edited. "Barbra, how are you so beautiful?" enquired one. Barbra refused to reveal her magic formula, and displayed no false modesty, tipping the card back into the box from whence it came. This was not an evening for non-believers.
Just when it seemed possible that Bernard Hopkins was close to delivering his final cross-armed salute from the middle of a boxing ring it has emerged that he has no intentions of quitting.
South African newspapers report series of new details about the case but police deny leaking information
Internet activist Aaron Swartz, who played a key role in stopping an online piracy bill in the United States, has committed suicide, New York's chief medical examiner ruled last night.
'Revenge' street assault comes one day after the conviction of prominent offender
"I pushed myself to the gym, to limp, then walk, then start fighting again," says Jacobs
Virtual genocide, outer-space real estate, Jay-Z rides the subway, the real Worzel Gummidge, how an FBI fugitive shook hands with the President.
Four years after her last record of covers, Cat Power is returning with an album of new songs.
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Bruce Springsteen, Fiona Apple, barbecue – who needs them? Not Gillian Orr, who went off-piste in search of new acts to get excited about at the biggest and best music festival in America
These horrific images of a man in New York spraying a flammable liquid over a woman in a lift before setting fire to her, were captured on CCTV.
The suspect Levi Aron has reportedly made a written confession to killing Leiby Kletzky, a boy who had got lost while walking home and had to ask for directions