What is Chautauqua? The site of the Rushdie attack has a long history.

A brief history of the Chautauqua Institution, site of the Salman Rushdie attack.

By Kelsey AblesAugust 13, 2022

Beach bag refill: 12 books to get you to the end of summer

A list of beach reads and other books to get you through summer.

By Nora Krug and Stephanie MerryAugust 13, 2022

What to watch this weekend: ‘Tales of the Walking Dead’ airs on AMC

‘The Princess,’ a documentary about Princess Diana, premieres on HBO this weekend.

By Olivia McCormackAugust 13, 2022

Salman Rushdie hospitalized after attack onstage in New York

The author was about to give a talk at a prestigious event in Chautauqua, N.Y., when he was stabbed in the neck and abdomen. A suspect has been arrested and charged.

By Kelsey Ables, Joanna Slater, Elahe Izadi, Ron Charles and Carolyn Y. JohnsonAugust 12, 2022

Who is Salman Rushdie?

Salman Rushdie, the author of "The Satanic Verses," was brutally attacked just as he was about to speak to an audience at the Chautauqua Institution.

By Ron CharlesAugust 12, 2022

From the wires

Britney Spears' ex convicted of trespassing in wedding raid

A man once briefly married to Britney Spears has been convicted of aggravated trespassing and battery at the pop star’s June wedding

By Associated PressAugust 13, 2022

New this week: 'House of the Dragon,' Lakers doc and Lovato

This week’s new entertainment releases include fresh music from Demi Lovato, a documentary about Princess Diana that uses only archival footage and the “Game of Thrones” prequel finally arrives on HBO

By Associated PressAugust 12, 2022

'South Park' enjoys a silver anniversary of satire

Reaching the age of 25 is usually a sign of hitting adulthood, a signal to put away all childish things

By Mark Kennedy | APAugust 12, 2022

Doorbell camera shows Anne Heche's car speeding before crash

Surveillance footage from Aug. 5 showed a blue Mini Cooper speeding down a residential street minutes before the crash was reported.

August 12, 2022

Singer Michelle Branch is arrested, charged with domestic assault

Branch, 39, admitted to slapping her ex-husband Patrick Carney, 42, in the face “one to two times” after police were called to their home for a possible domestic disturbance early Thursday.

By Samantha CheryAugust 12, 2022

Salman Rushdie attacked at Chautauqua

People rushed to help author Salman Rushdie after he was attacked in New York at the Chautauqua Institution before his scheduled speech on Aug. 12.

August 12, 2022

What to watch with your kids: ‘Summering’ and more

Common Sense's Media's guide to this week's family movies and TV shows.

August 12, 2022

A defiant orchestra of Ukrainian artists hopes Putin can hear them

Refugees and musicians unite as the Ukrainian Freedom Orchestra, led by conductor Keri-Lynn Wilson, wraps up its inaugural tour at the Kennedy Center.

By Michael Andor BrodeurAugust 12, 2022

No song, movie or show can escape the digital age’s revisionist urges

Today’s creative works are never “final.” Beyoncé and Lizzo are only doing what Han Solo and Greedo taught us years ago.

By Travis M. AndrewsAugust 12, 2022

Why artists and directors edit art after its release

Lizzo and Beyoncé both re-recorded songs after fans called attention an ableist slur in each of their lyrics. The Post's Travis Andrews analyzes the trend.

By Allie CarenAugust 12, 2022

What to watch on Friday: ‘A League of Their Own’ series comes to Amazon

Friday, Aug. 11, 2022 I "Children of the Underground" miniseries premieres on FX.

By Olivia McCormackAugust 12, 2022

Sam Gooden, founding member of the Impressions soul group, dies at 87

He was a founding member of the influential soul group, which recorded 1960s hits including "Keep on Pushing" and "People Get Ready."

By Terence McArdleAugust 11, 2022

Style Conversational Week 1501: We’ll never forget you

The Empress of The Style Invitational on this week's column and results, and the team of Losers taking over the stats and archive from Just One Guy.

By Pat MyersAugust 11, 2022

Mary Rodgers’s memoir weighs in on her famous dad and Stephen Sondheim

Rodgers died in 2014, but worked on her memoir with Jesse Green.

By Wendy SmithAugust 11, 2022

Why there is little diversity in animation

Dan Povenmire, Disney Channel Executive Producer of “Hamster and Gretel,” answered an audience member's question during a TikTok Live hosted by Carmella Boykin.

By Ross GodwinAugust 11, 2022

Judith Durham, who sang with Australia’s the Seekers, dies at 79

Her Australian quartet recorded 1960s hits such as "Georgy Girl." Her admirers included Elton John, who once said she had "the purest voice in popular music."

By Harrison SmithAugust 11, 2022

‘The Man Who Could Move Clouds’ is a memoir full of magic

Ingrid Rojas Contreras tells the story of her grandfather Rafael Contreras Alfonso, a Colombian healer with otherworldly gifts.

By Rosa BoshierAugust 11, 2022