The Hollywood Reporter's list of its 10 best stories of the week:
QUEEN LATIFAH'S NEW TALK SHOW: FAMOUS FRIENDS, SOB STORIES AND ONE OFF-LIMIT TOPIC
The rapper-actress is taking another shot at daytime success -- with help from producers Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith -- but she insists she's not aiming to be the next Oprah Winfrey and laughs off concerns that another black host will cannibalize that audience: "You'd need about 10 African-American hosts on TV for it to be saturated, but we're nowhere near that."
HOLLYWOOD'S HILLARY WAR: WHY CLINTON FALLOUT COULD BE WORSE THAN GOP WRATH
NBC and CNN push forward with projects amid pressure from both sides as insiders wonder whether producers could 'be in for a world of hurt.'
DUSTIN LANCE BLACK URGES HOLLYWOOD TO CONFRONT RUSSIA'S ANTI-GAY LAWS
The Oscar-winning writer implores industry readers of The Hollywood Reporter to use their voice -- and economic clout -- to counter Vladimir Putin.
TV'S $10 BILLION AD GRAB: WHO'S WINNING UPFRONTS
CBS and NBC are up, ABC and Fox suffer drops as the early spoils go to ratings leaders.
THR INVESTIGATION: 2 DEATHS AT AN A-LIST HOLLYWOOD REHAB
The drowning of a shop-happy alcoholic and an Oxy-Contin OD by the son of an NYC real estate kingpin, both in the same room at L.A.'s posh One80 Center, lead to troubling accusations that the Hollywood players and billionaires who dry out there can "half-ass" recovery -- with disastrous results.
CORY MONTEITH'S LAST CHANCE: INSIDE THE REHAB CENTER HE LEFT EARLY
Four months before his death, the troubled "Glee" star checked into an Antigua-based facility that bans electronic devices, foul language and revealing clothing -- even for celebrities; Britney Spears once checked in and walked out within 24 hours.
FOX 21'S BERT SALKE REVEALS WHAT'S NEXT FOR HOMELAND (Q&A)
The cable studio president talks to THR about his three dream writers, the reason he'll one day be fired, and what it's like to compete with his wife, NBC's Jennifer Salke.
'CBGB' TRAILER: GO INSIDE THE 'GREATEST ROCK CLUB EVER'
Alan Rickman leads an all-star cast in the true story of the famed New York nightclub, hitting theaters this fall.
SOURCE: BRUCE WILLIS LEFT 'EXPENDABLES 3' OVER $1 MILLION-A-DAY FEE DEMAND
A source says the actor was offered $3 million for four days of work shooting in Bulgaria but said he would drop out if he didn't get $4 million
BOX OFFICE FEAR: FAMILY FILM PILE-UP, FATIGUE MAY EXTEND TO SPRING
DreamWorks Animation's "Mr. Peabody & Sherman", Disney's "Muppets Most Wanted" and "Rio 2" all hit within weeks of each other -- even as Jeffrey Katzenberg admits "audience fatigue" slowed this summer's "Turbo."
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More than 100 trees covered in lights now shine bright throughout Zilker Park. The Trail of Lights is open for another season.
A 10-year-old was killed while standing outside of a vehicle which lost control during the icy conditions, DPS said.
Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg heads to court this week as a defendant in a civil trial that could oust her from office.
Santa visited Austin early on Sunday, joining hundreds of motorcyclists for their annual Toy Run.
Late Saturday night into early Sunday morning, a light band of freezing drizzle traversed the I-35 corridor eastward. With sub-freezing temperatures, even the light precipitation created major problems.
Austin Police confirm they have located an 82-year-old women who went missing last night.