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Smashing Picasso shows at the Norton Simon, Hammer museums
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Smashing Picasso shows at the Norton Simon, Hammer museums

It’s Picasso season in Los Angeles. Two terrific new exhibitions, one small and the other large, both unprecedented, answer the question: Is Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) overexposed in American museums? In a word, no. Hugh Eakins’ recent book, “Picasso’s War: How Modern Art Came to America,” reminds us that the reigning titan of the Paris avant-garde...

Carly Simon pays tribute to sisters who died of cancer one day apart: “I am filled with sorrow”
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Carly Simon pays tribute to sisters who died of cancer one day apart: “I am filled with sorrow”

Carly Simon’s two sisters, acclaimed mezzo-soprano and Emmy-winning TV correspondent Joanna Simon and composer Lucy Simon, died within a day of each other last week, the singer confirmed in a statement on Sunday. “I am filled with sorrow to speak about the passing of Joanna and Lucy Simon,” Carly Simon said in a statement. “Their...

Carly Simon loses sisters Lucy, Joanna to cancer just one day apart
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Carly Simon loses sisters Lucy, Joanna to cancer just one day apart

Musician Carly Simon has lost both of her sisters, Lucy and Joanna, to cancer one day apart from each other. Lucy, known throughout her life and career as a composer on Broadway, died of metastatic breast cancer at the age of 82 on Thursday in her Piermont, N.Y. home. Joanna, the oldest of the sisters who was...

Joanna Simon, acclaimed singer, TV correspondent, dies at 85
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Joanna Simon, acclaimed singer, TV correspondent, dies at 85

NEW YORK — Joanna Simon, an acclaimed mezzo-soprano, Emmy-winning TV correspondent and one of the three singing Simon sisters who include pop star Carly, has died at age 85. Simon, the eldest of four, died Wednesday, just a day before her sister Lucy died, according to Lucy’s daughter, Julie Simon. Their brother Peter, a photographer,...

Carly Simon honors her sisters Joanna, Lucy in heartbreaking statement
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Carly Simon honors her sisters Joanna, Lucy in heartbreaking statement

Carly Simon shared a heartbreaking statement mourning the loss of her two sisters, Joanna and Lucy, who died of cancer one day apart from each other. “I am filled with sorrow to speak about the passing of Joanna and Lucy Simon,” the singer wrote in a statement shared via email with TODAY. “Their loss will...

Missing Georgia toddler Quinton Simon: Police link baby to ‘specific dumpster,’ portion of landfill
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Missing Georgia toddler Quinton Simon: Police link baby to ‘specific dumpster,’ portion of landfill

Thirteen days after Georgia toddler Quinton Simon was reported missing from his Savannah home, police officials said Tuesday they had reason to believe the baby’s body was discarded in a “specific dumpster” and transported to a local landfill by “regular means.” Chatham County Police Chief Jeff Hadley told reporters on Tuesday investigators had “entered a...