The Hollywood Reporter’s list of its 10 best stories of the week:
WHY `THE WALKING DEAD’ KILLED OFF ITS LATEST SHOWRUNNER
GERARD DEPARDIEU’S BIZARRE PATH TO RUSSIAN CITIZENSHIP
From the first tax fight to Vladimir Putin’s open arms, how the French actor gave up Gaul for good.
HOW HARVEY WEINSTEIN STANDS TO MAKE MILLIONS FROM `THE HOBBIT’
THR breaks down the contracts as two studios, Peter Jackson and others reap millions from Middle Earth.
HOW `ZERO DARK THIRTY’S’ TORTURE COULD HELP ITS OSCAR CHANCES
Kathryn Bigelow’s film — the subject of a Senate investigation — could see a rise in ticket sales and Academy awareness.View Entire Story
By Rand Paul
Obama acts as though we no longer have a Constitution
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
How does our 50th state view D.C. politics?
Political centrist who tells it like it is
Benghazi: The anatomy of a scandal
Vietnam Memorial adds four names
Cinco de Mayo on the Mall
NRA kicks off annual convention
California wildfires wreak havoc