The Blues Project guitarist Danny Kalb dies

Danny Kalb, guitarist for the 1960s/1970s band The Blues Project, passed away Saturday at his nursing home in Brooklyn; he was 80 years old. His brother Jonathan confirmed the news of his death to the New York Times and revealed that Kalb had been diagnosed with cancer three years ago. In a... Read More.

Tropical Storm Danny makes landfall in South Carolina

(NEW YORK) -- Tropical Storm Danny made landfall Monday night in South Carolina near the Georgia border after forming in the Atlantic Monday afternoon. Danny made landfall around 8 p.m. just north of Hilton Head on Pritchards Island. Wind gusts were as high as 40 mph,... Read More.

Danny Glover, Samuel L. Jackson to receive honorary Oscars

Danny Glover, Samuel L. Jackson, Elaine May and Liv Ullman will all receive honorary Oscars, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday. Glover will be honored with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award in recognition of his philanthropic efforts, while Jackson, May and... Read More.