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Documentary producer Sheila Nevins is all about the truth

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HBO Documentary Films president Sheila Nevins is considered one of the most influential people in her field. The award-winning filmmaker has overseen more than 1,000 documentaries for HBO including “The Jinx”, “Jim: The James Foley Story” and “When the Levees Broke.” The films have touched on subjects ranging from war to …

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Musician collapses and dies on stage at birthday concert

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ATLANTA — When Col. Bruce Hampton slowly fell to his knees during the finale of his star-studded birthday concert, fans and musicians alike thought it was another one of his quirky performance acts. Fourteen-year-old guitar phenom Brandon “Taz” Niederauer tore into a blistering solo as the 70-year-old man lay motionless …

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"Fixer Upper" star Chip Gaines named in fraud lawsuit

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“Fixer Upper” star Chip Gaines is being sued by two of his former business partners, who are claiming Gaines purchased their stakes in his real estate company two days before announcing that HGTV would prominently feature the brand name on national television, reports CBS affiliate KWTX-TV in Waco, Texas. Lawyers John …

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Daryl Hall and John Oates: No end in sight

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“One On One” was one big hit for Hall and Oates back in the day — and just one of the songs that keep the duo much in demand to this day. Here’s Serena Altschul, For The Record:  The video for “Maneater” may be dated, but the music definitely holds …

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The real Einstein

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e=mc2 is an equation made famous by Albert Einstein. His mind-bending theories have long been the stuff of textbooks. Now, Faith Salie tells us, the complexities of his life have become the stuff of a made-for-TV series: In scientific circles, stars don’t get any bigger than Albert Einstein. (Not on …

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Book excerpt: "Killers of the Flower Moon"

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The latest New York Times bestseller from author David Grann (“The Lost City of Z”) tells the terrible true story of how a vast oil deposit found on an Indian reservation in the 1920s precipitated fraud and murder. The seemingly worthless land of the Osage Nation, a remote territory in …

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Five dishes to help you celebrate Cinco de Mayo

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Whether you’re throwing a party this Cinco de Mayo or just marking the Mexican holiday on your own, you’re going to need some quality dishes to celebrate right. You may also want something that includes tequila. You can find all those things right here, compliments of Chowhound.  Grilled Shrimp Tacos …

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