Angelina Jolie revealed, in an op-ed in today's New York Times, that she had a double mastectomy to prevent breast cancer .
Lowcountry favorite Pat Conroy has been named editor-at-large of a new fiction series offered by the University of South Carolina Press.
The National's upcoming record, "Trouble Will Find Me," is streaming on iTunes .
Bill Hader is leaving "Saturday Night Live."
"Gremlins" is getting remade . And a generation weeps.
Sales of minimalist and barefoot running shoes are plummeting .
The Obama administration is coming under fire for secretly collecting the phone records of AP journalists and Esquire's Charles Pierce writes that Attorney General Eric Holder must be held accountable and must be fired .
Seattle native Macklemore is not into the Oklahoma City Thunder using one of his songs to hype up their fans .
The Preservation Society of Charleston has released its 2013 "Seven to Save" list of historic buildings and properties in need of salvaging .
Philadelphia chef Marc Vetri opens up about his speech disorder .
The owners of a restaurant featured on "Kitchen Nightmares" kind of lose their minds on Facebook .
A Boston woman was arrested for punching a restaurant worker who put too many pickles on her sandwich .
The U.N. says we should be eating more insects .