TODAY articles 2006 december


DVDs make perfect stocking stuffersColbert’s portrait on display at rib joint‘The Harder They Come’ filmmaker diesLeasing Luxury: Designer Bags for RentLeno and other comedians sue over joke books5Top: Best TV game showsMovie violence: The many shades of grayLindsay Lohan’s publicist fires back at mediaAttorney: Anna Nicole won't leave mansion7 tips to keep your skin healthy during winterBrrrr! Winter safety tips for senior citizensHelp kids play it safe during the winter monthsHolidays becoming a family burden?Ellen Burstyn discusses troubled past2006: The year of celebrity apologiesClooney on new movie, partying with DeVitoServe your guests this classic holiday meal‘The Rise of Taj’ offers lame frat-boy humorGifts for the bookworm on your listFind the perfect toy for kids of all agesEd Asner: Send holiday cards to the troopsLindsay Lohan joins Alcoholics AnonymousMcCartney sees psychiatrist over breakupRichards to apologize to offended club guestsMan sentenced to 7 years for movie piracySpielberg, Parton, others get Kennedy HonorsHilton scraps awards show over mean jokesFlatter your figure with these festive dresses‘Prison Break’ actor involved in SUV accidentMixed ‘Housewives’ season heads for hiatusTale of the texts: OMG! Brit -n- Pari$ chatStars honored at Kennedy Center awardsBritney’s new hobby: Pole dancingOrganic foods: Are they worth the extra cost?Great gets for pets: Fun gifts for Fido and moreTest Pattern: A year of ads, holiday linksNo jail time for Pete Doherty on drug chargesEnjoy this holiday menu from Bon AppetitSaving for your kid’s college tuitionPolanski receives lifetime achievement awardLetterman agrees to stay at CBS into 2010‘Mad Money’ host pens more on investingStocking stuffers: Sock away these great ideasSplurge on these big ticket toys‘Silver’ lyrics golden: Beatle tune fetches $192KNelson to co-own ‘Austin City Limits’ studioNew DVDs: ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’Gifts rain down on ‘Amazing’ David and Mary‘Project Runway’ designer welcomes 6th child‘The most powerful man in Hollywood’Mary J. Blige wins big at Billboard awardsTODAY’s Question of the DayActress Tori Spelling to write memoirConvict who acted on ‘Law & Order’ chargedBritney's B-day weekend: Partying with panties!Lance Bass tells boyfriend ‘Bye Bye Bye’Rip Torn, 75, arrested on DWI chargePaltrow insists she's ‘proud to be American’Clooney’s beloved potbelly pig dies at age 19Snoop Dogg to be arraigned in JanuaryStefani's sophomore, and sophomoric, CDPublicist-manager worked with Clapton, PrinceNBC Universal to launch iVillage TV showWas drinking involved in ‘Prison Break’ crash?Stunning ‘Apocalypto’ is Gibson's best film everMadonna's marriage has the new-baby bluesServe up this hassle-free holiday partyCan teeth cleaning affect delivery of your baby?Britney tops Yahoo’s most searched listYo! Rocky going out like a champ in finaleJackie Chan re-injures chest during fight sceneHepburn’s ‘Tiffany’s’ dress sells for $807,000Live on DVD — it’s the first season of ‘SNL’Fight with your honey over money?Mark Bittman shares scallop recipesDebunking some common diet mythsGeller’s latest trick: reality TV stardom in IsraelHudson steals ‘Dreamgirls,’ flirts with OscarColbert, Decemberists rattle their light sabersWhat drives you absolutely crazy?Stallone donates memorabilia to Smithsonian‘Apocalypto’ excites and daunts Mayan people10 tricks for shipping holiday gifts with easeCheck out these gifts for a new babyRacist screed falsely linked to Rooney‘The Holiday’ slathers on romantic charmFarrah Fawcett completes cancer treatmentMurphy deflects Spice Girl paternity questionAnd the most powerful Hollywood woman is...Simmons, rights groups clash over diamondsA cherry of a meal‘Idol’ is in past, Hudson is living the ‘Dream’Farrah Fawcett opens up about cancer battleNewton-John: Hopelessly devoted to sue‘Dog’ Chapman earns reprieve — for nowDeck your halls with these unique ideasMommy dearest: Paris Hilton wants kids, soonServe comfort food for the busy holidays‘Blood Diamond’ showcases destructive tradeServe up this cheesecake from a 'Today' viewerJerry Springer pulls plug on radio showGore: Climate crisis 'infinitely worse' than IraqSultry Ciara not just another Janet wannabe3 novels to be published in $100,000 contestRosie O'Donnell to join ‘Nip/Tuck’ full time?In tune with failure: 5 celebrity song flubs10 children’s tomes for the holidaysOn the trail of great California syrah and moreMedical tourism brings hard cash to TunisiaFrom ‘Frosty’ to Nigella, holiday viewing for allK-Fed says he’s doing ‘great’ despite breakupBroadway actor pleads not guilty in sex caseSales soar for newly released Iraq Study Report‘Iwo Jima’ wins National Board of Review prize‘Break-Up’ stars Aniston and Vaughn break upAndy Dick apologizes for ‘n-word’ stuntMary J. Blige collects 8 Grammy nominationsGreat holiday gifts for under $50Will ‘Apocalypto’ restore Gibson's career?TomKat to celebrate wedding with L.A. bashGina Lollobrigida, boyfriend, call off weddingPenguins, Bond maintain grip on box officeTurkey, shmurkey: Penguins still rule box office‘Borat’ rules box office for second weekABC moves ‘Lost’ away from competitionCBS: Fiji coup won't impact ‘Survivor’ filming‘CHiPs’ star Estrada gets to tote a gun for realReport: ‘Prison Break’ star had ‘several shots’McPhee's album date pushed backClooney buys rights to Grisham true crime bookFCC defends decision about TV profanity‘Heeere’s Johnny!’ is top TV catchphraseIs eating at home better for your health?Lighten up dinner with this striped bass dishIs ‘Bachelor's’ choice cheating on him?‘Minors’ might have been fun as a Black comedy‘Breaking and Entering’ plays like a first draftOrganic Breakfast Lunch and DinnerEnjoy a Dickens Christmas — minus ScroogeGeorge Clooney wants to go BollywoodWin the battle of the holiday bulgeEverything old is – excellently – new again‘24’ vet Haysbert proudly commands ‘The Unit’Britney says she went ‘too far’ with partyingEx-Spice Girl says Murphy is father of her babyHeaven scent? Stefani adding perfume to lineSerious talk at ‘Blood Diamond’ premiereHow to deal with holiday stressAl Gore responds to Lindsay’s loopy e-mailSpice Girl Mel B. fires back at Eddie MurphyCox ‘would not be opposed’ to ‘Friends’ reunionNonfiction offers something for everyoneNew fiction includes holiday horror storiesNew cookbooks to warm up your winterO'Donnell says she's staying on ‘The View’Hatch hopes court votes him out of prisonWedding rumors denied for Beyonce, Jay-ZHollywood chimps head for sanctuaryLou Diamond Phillips sentenced to probationLawsuit could delay release of ‘Borat’ on DVDDog the Bounty Hunter hearing rescheduledGet these gifts for the techies in your lifeNYC disc jockey shot 13 times during robberyWesley Snipes arrested for tax evasionKeep warm with high-tech winter workout gearShould I leave my husband for a new guy?The plague's the thing: ‘Flies’ stars 40,000 bugsGet your kids into the holiday giving spiritPitt falls for Lloyd Wright’s FallingwaterFun office gifts for $10 and underTeen music minding its elders on chartsWill Smith brings ‘Happy’ family to premiereSinger Carey battles porn star Carey over nameHoliday cupcakes: Decorate your dessertFans sue nightclub where Pantera guitarist shotDakota Fanning, 12, really wants to directDoherty not a suspect in party death‘Borat,’ ‘Iwo Jima’ among honored filmsBushes join Dr. Phil, stars at Christmas concertSid Raymond died, voiced Baby HueyParis insists she and Britney are just friendsEat smart during the holidays‘Amazing Race’ still going strongTry these recipes for a great holiday buffetWill you watch all-star ‘Amazing Race’?Your thoughts on ‘Amazing Race’ winners?Sienna Miller ‘never desperate to be famous’Bakkers’ son is ‘One Punk Under God’Oscar best bets include ‘Dreamgirls,’ ‘Queen’Winslet shields child from ultra-thin modelsHow do you feel about holiday music?Will Smith turns a corner in ‘Happyness’Hudson: From ‘Idol’ finalist to Oscar winner?Peter O’Toole’s 10 best filmsGibson rules box office with ‘Apocalypto’ debut‘United 93’ wins N.Y. critics’ best picture award‘Real World’ Beth answers her critics5-minute musicals: Fake your way to expertiseJudge dismisses charges against Courtney LoveBeginning to sound a lot like a broken record5Top: Best movie musicals‘American Idol’ Hicks ready for the big timeFormer Fresh Prince gets serious about actingTrite script wins battle in ‘Home of the Brave’Latest rap on Foxy Brown: Probation violationR&B singer Georgia Gibbs dies at 87Men and women differ on holiday shoppingJudge refuses to halt DVD release of ‘Borat’Stars appear for Tom and Katie’s L.A. bashJenna Jameson seeks legal separationParis defends Britney's ‘partying ethics’Avoid one holiday hangover: The credit card billTry these hip gifts for the whole family to enjoyPinkett Smith gives $1M to Baltimore schoolDespite title, Clooney can’t get every womanNicole Richie arrested for DUIMake Simply Divine Brownies at homeIs it safe to have an amniocentesis?Evil Knievel sues Kanye West over videoFour films score seven Broadcast Film nodsArchive: Test Pattern topicsWho wants Tori Spelling's rubber duck?Which shows should get Golden Globe noms?‘Charlotte’s Web’ will tug at your heartstringsJennifer Hudson is shocked by her success‘Pursuit of Happyness’ is anything but happySaving time more important than money?Will K-Fed spill juicy secrets about Britney?200 storm troopers to march in Rose ParadeGandolfini will be a big boss at Mardis GrasGreen Lantern superhero creator dies at 91Tuning out: Shows that said goodbye in 2006‘Medium’ is a portrait of a working marriageAngelina shines at ‘Good Shepherd’ premiere‘Crocodile Hunter’s’ pal recalls final momentsHoney, does this look OK? Style advice for guysStella McCartney gives birth to baby girlLohan says she’s been going to AA for a yearJolie didn’t want to break up Pitt, AnistonVote: Which moment was the most memorable?Real or rumor: Cell phones cause infertility?Warm up with Hungarian comfort foodGet these great gifts for every budgetMary J. Blige enjoying high point of her careerAl-Fayed disputes Princess Diana crash reportNaomi Campbell won’t face assault chargesKey to series longevity? It's the writing, stupidLee still ‘Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree’Will a duchess join ‘Dancing With the Stars’?‘Good German’ offers muddy film noirKitty Kelley’s next unauthorized subject: Oprah‘Eragon’ is a ‘Star Wars’ wannabeOur favorite wines of 2006‘Girls Gone Wild’ founder sentenced‘Dreamgirls’ shines spotlight on girl groupsStallone says ‘guys like me’ don’t need to retireTaylor Hicks CD lacks ‘Soul Patrol’ spiritIs young Hollywood out of control?Ono’s driver accused of trying to extort $2 mil‘Grey’s,’ ‘24’ vie for Writer’s Guild AwardsAccused actress killer blames immigration fearsTwisted sisters: Paris and Nicky cuddle up‘Babel’ leads Golden Globes fieldGet these clever gifts for aspiring chefs‘Absolute new Star’ Jones ready for comebackCelebrate this Christmas — Greek styleYou like? Israelis do when it comes to ‘Borat’‘Dreamgirls’ is enjoyable, but no showstopperMen and women: Are we wired differently?‘Babel’ leads Golden Globe nominees‘Ugly Betty,’ ‘Dexter’ get TV Golden Globe nodsHelp! I'm not sexually attracted to my boyfriendCate Blanchett is ready to slow downMiss USA gets a second chance, will enter rehabRosie says she’s sorry for mocking ChineseAtlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun diesOno’s driver ‘will vigorously dispute’ chargesGolden Globes: Snubs and surprisesJolie says she and Pitt likely to adopt next childHandicapping the final five ‘Survivor’ playersWho should be Time's ‘Person of the Year’?Celebrate Hanukkah with latkesPilots of jet tied to crash say it wasn't their faultServe this Christmas morning brunch‘Top Chef’: Confit of Pork ShoulderLike a bird — taking flight in a gliderTell us about your dreamsDon’t just dance — listenKissing Matt Damon just part of Jolie’s jobJudge to dismiss charges against ‘Pie’ starBare your legs in hosiery for all occasionsSen. Clinton on challenges for parents‘Biggest Loser’ considered gastric-band surgeryBook claims Ali was first champion of rapAnna Nicole continues court battle over estateSara Evans to perform on ‘Dancing’ tourIt’s truly a ‘Feliz Navidad’ for Jose FelicianoSasha has the sass that Beyoncé doesn’tOprah to launch two reality showsMayor treats homeless to ‘Happyness’Norton happy for Hayek’s ‘Ugly Betty’ successFormer Phish frontman accused of DUIO.J.’s would-be publisher Regan firedItaly adopts new rules on ultra-thin modelsHappy indeed: ‘Happyness’ tops box officePaparazzi agency sues blogger Perez HiltonHoaxer, not Hilton, defended Spears onlineABC yanks ‘Day Break,’ Shatner game showNew Orleans writers pen city's rebirth storyTop viral video shows Britney burping, babblingBarry Gibb buys Johnny Cash's houseFriends present $250,000 bail for Ono’s driverJennifer Hudson: The girl behind the ‘Dream’Holiday tipping: How much should you give?Seinfeld working on animated ‘Bee Movie’‘Raymond’ star Peter Boyle dies at 71‘Survivor’ closes book on compelling seasonAnd then there was one ‘Survivor’Celibate Paris declares ‘sex is sacred’Hillary Clinton for president?Make Robert Sabuda’s pop-up poinsettiaAudio: Sen. Clinton answers your questionsLack of action in Darfur frustrates ClooneyServe this surf and turf at your holiday partyChristmas ‘Yule Log’ — regular and Hi-DefSen. Clinton opposes troop surge in IraqWanna sing with Timberlake at Grammys?Sen. Clinton opposes troop surge in IraqStop despairing, holiday procrastinators!Holiday tamales as much about family as foodFuture doesn’t look too bright — in the movies10 best movie beat-downsIn defense of Sylvester StalloneLong-awaited Guns N’ Roses album hits snagsStallone gets serious about aged Italian StallionNew DVDs: ‘Little Miss Sunshine,’ ‘Step Up’Joey Fatone finally ready to go ‘Dancing’‘Golden Flower’ is cursed by its own excesses‘Painted Veil’ lifted by great performancesAn open letter to Ben StillerTips for a cost-conscious holiday wardrobeE! News anchor to wed original ‘Apprentice’5Top: Worst TV officesPeter O’Toole lights up ‘Venus’Music gifts for everyone on your holiday list‘Rocky Balboa’ descends into self parodyYou’re not reading thisJoe Barbera, of ‘Yogi Bear’ team, diesAaron Carter is in love ... againPlenty of bad behavior in pop culture spotlight‘Pan’s Labyrinth,’ ‘Volver’ top critics’ film listsTV viewers dropped remote, grabbed mouseGoodbye to greats: A roll call of entertainers‘Pirates’ gave Hollywood needed boost in bootyIt was a lads, lads world on Broadway in 2006New scandals, but books remain the sameJudith Regan allegedly made anti-Semitic slurPauly Shore’s punch: Hit or hoax?Rosie is upset with Britney Spears againTawny Kitaen enters drug rehab for cocaineCan nipple piercing be dangerous?Jeffrey Tambor welcomes baby daughter‘Rocky’ still packs punch with diehard fansRock stars sue Web site over memorabiliaGibson says controversial tirade was ‘a gift’Will Miss USA lose her crown?Last-minute gifts advertised on TV?Year in review: The wacky and the tackyOnline dating: Is the honeymoon over?Fact or fiction: Common diet myths dispelledThe Scottos bake up Italian holiday cookiesFasting: Does it work?‘Idol’ Studdard encourages others to lose weightADL condemns Judith Regan as ‘over the line’Design for Oscar poster is worth talking about‘Letters’ puts Eastwood back in awards raceLook to the stars for Hollywood's hot gift ideasHoliday gifts for the man in your lifeBrangelina press blitz leaves Jen hurtingClive Owen gave up Bond for ‘Children of Men’Yoko Ono’s driver jailed without bailRon Goldman’s father sues O.J. SimpsonHilary Duff drops restraining order requestDid Britney cheat before K-Fed became Fed-Ex?Harum organist can skip ‘the light fandango’Vote: Which moment was the most memorable?How to care for your beautiful clothesMake elegant appetizers for an open houseEminem, Kim Mathers divorce for second timeChicago OKs display of ‘Nativity’ movie trailer‘The Practice,’ ‘Las Vegas’ star Boyle marriesCourteney Cox dishes ‘Dirt’ on tabloid worldWhy men and women eat differentlyParents will suffer in ‘Night at the Museum’Doors, Dead, Baez to receive special GrammysSongs we wish we could leave in 2006Secretive De Niro opens up about new spy filmFire destroys Evangeline Lilly’s Hawaii homeMADD cuts ties with Miss Teen USAStay warm in style this winterMiss USA to enter rehab on ThursdayJudge throws out ‘Fahrenheit 9/11’ lawsuitTrump to Rosie O’Donnell: You’re sued!‘Idol’ Taylor Hicks to reign over CarnivalWho would have topped your entertainment list?‘Grey’s’ cast tops Entertainment Weekly listFBI releases final Lennon surveillance filesSource of Duff, Richie catfight? It’s a man, babyHeavy fog grounds hundreds of London flightsGene Shalit shares his top holiday booksStar bright? Britney gets new tattoo on her handFinal fantasy: Rowling dreams she’s boy wizardExperts fear ‘Scream’ suffered lasting damageAre you a celebrity lookalike?Whip up a delicious holiday brunchRosie fires back at Trump after lawsuit threatSawyer offers scholarship to Katrina victimSimpson opts out of Kennedy Center tribute‘Children of Men’ is a stunner‘Iwo Jima’ a superb follow-up to ‘Flags’Long ‘Good Shepherd’ worth sitting through‘We Are Marshall’ drops the ballEnjoy this popular ‘peekytoe’ crab saladDench vamps it up in ‘Notes on a Scandal’Colbert out-shreds Decemberists’ guitaristIs Rosie more than ‘The View’ bargained for?Dog saves owner stranded in wildernessNaomi Watts ready for ‘a big paycheck’Racy photos cost Miss Nevada USA her crownAging gracefully and still rockingLook how Diddy do! Combs a daddy to twinsWho’s winning the Rosie-Trump war of words?It's not too late! Last-minute presentsWhat a doll: Hilary Duff gets her own BarbieSoutheastern film critics pick ‘The Departed’Judge orders paternity test for Smith’s babyFormer 21 Club owner dies at 99War of words escalates between Trump, RosieTODAY’s toy drive raises $25.5 millionCelebrate the holidays with this festive feastKiefer Sutherland — rodeo championAttention guys! A last-minute gift guideGiada makes treats for Santa and his reindeerServe up a sizzling steak this holidayOverweight? Think twice about surgeryZuzu still believes ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’How to work your new high-tech giftsBlue Christmas: Still single?Trump lashes out at Rosie, againCris Judd has no hard feelings for J. LoPerry Como’s ‘Jingle Bells’ top ringtone5Top: New Year’s resolutionsDidn’t get the perfect gift? Return it!Robin Williams out of rehab, back on screen‘Pan’s Labyrinth’ is a wondrous adult fairy taleWhip up some homemade eggnog, with rum‘Perfume’ is a feast for the sensesSweet, idealistic ‘Tiger and the Snow’ charmsThe many battles of Donald TrumpRecipes for a perfect Christmas feastEyewitness backs ousted O.J. publisherEmbrace your inner style divaTrump sues Florida town over flag citationDream on: Subconscious offers guidance‘Night at the Museum’ rules box officeJames Brown’s most important hitsPioneer broadcaster Frank Stanton diesQuotes about the death of James BrownDaly denies New Year’s rivalry with SeacrestRemembering the Godfather of SoulGallagher sued for breach of contractSinger James Brown dies at 73James Brown’s widow claims she’s locked outGarner, Affleck baptize daughter in W. VirginiaFuneral arrangements set for James BrownSpicing up your guacamoleSpike Lee to direct James Brown movieSigned Beatles album cover sells for $115,00010 New Year’s resolutions for saving moneyDream Doctor interprets your dreams‘Survivor’ host serves homeless at soup readers share their resolutionsUrban takes rehab break, reunites with KidmanThe 5 things you need to know about ... cerealThe 5 things you need to know about deli meatsChevy Chase recalls Ford as ‘a terrific guy’Bleak ‘Dead Girl’ weaves five fascinating talesThe 5 things you need to know… about eggsStay warm and cozy in your homeCBS didn't interrupt shows for Ford newsHouse swap for a cheap vacationWhat do the Globes mean for Oscar? Not muchOne last time, James Brown wows the ApolloGus Van Sant arrested on DUI chargeUs Weekly editor guilty in sex solicitation caseDeputy who arrested Mel Gibson feels harassed‘Mister Rogers’ makers working on new showSingle and searching? Dating tips for 2007Toast the New Year with this bubblyNew Year's Eve dresses for all body shapesGretchen Mol: From ‘It Girl’ to in demand girlBritney tops poll of worst celebrity role models‘Miss Potter’ has lightweight charmsBright, young, red — this barbera is Italian starNorton banged up on set of ‘The Painted Veil’Read my hips! How to interpret body languageRoyal Mail gears up for final Potter book launchO'Donnell's a ‘stone-cold loser’ says TrumpNew Year's resolutions for TV charactersPitt, Jolie to spend New Year's in Costa RicaAdventures of a real-life "Indiana Jones"How to become a tequila connoisseurGyllenhaal siblings forced to flee fireRolling Stones among biggest 2006 toursVictoria Principal divorces 2nd husbandPolice called over missing McCartney paintingsTwo sets of priorities in television viewingJulia Roberts expecting third childSeacrest hoping for New Year’s kiss from XtinaHip-hop car stunt claims at least two livesSupermodel Niki Taylor weds NASCAR driverBrown’s friends, family hold private serviceNo second chance for Miss Nevada USAJames Brown band to resume touring soonWhat are the hot fashion trends for 2007?‘Top Chef’ judge serves up a spicy fish stew5Top: Best hangover curesPitt, Jolie play tourists in side trip to PanamaLucas to shoot next ‘Indiana Jones’ in 2007Lose weight by having fun in the bedroomHonors, dishonors: Reality TV awards for 2006Ex-‘Zoom’ actor Jared Nathan, 21, dies in crashQuiz: Who's who in ‘Desperate Housewives’?Vote for your favorite ‘Housewives’ plotJames Brown’s final tribute a mix of joy, sorrowGeorge Lucas practices wave for Rose ParadeJay Mohr, Nikki Cox say ‘I do’ in L.A.‘Night at the Museum’ tops box office again