Thursday, August 1

Today is Thursday, August 1, the 213th day of 2013. There are 152 days left in the year. Highlights in history on this date: 1291 – The Swis…

Jason Sudeikis leaving ‘SNL’ cast

NEW YORK (AP) — After eight years on the air at “Saturday Night Live,” Jason Sudeikis says he’s calling it quits. Sudeikis used another late…

Analysis: A volatile summer for Hollywood

NEW YORK (AP) — On and off screen, it’s been a bruising summer for Hollywood. Every weekend, the multiplex has been under siege like it has …

‘The Center Holds’ looks at 2 Obamas

“The Center Holds: Obama and His Enemies” (Simon & Schuster), by Jonathan Alter After sailing through two presidential elections by comforta…