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Still the One

Barbra Streisand’s new album, ‘Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway,’ came in at No. 1 on the Billboard charts this week

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Streisand: Man After Man in Hollywood Told Me I Couldn’t Make ‘Yentl’

A lesson from Streisand about making it on her own—despite sexism—is a lesson in why she supports Hillary Clinton

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Newsflash, Siri: It’s Streisand with an “S” not a “Z”

Barbra sets the record straight for Apple CEO Tim Cook about her to pronounce her name

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Barbra Streisand Is Ready for Her Close-Up

Neal Gabler’s ‘impassioned’ new biography of the entertainer explores the paradox of modern Jewishness

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A Jew Becomes a Star

In an excerpt from Neal Gabler’s new biography of Barbra Streisand, the Broadway actress chases her career-making Fanny Brice role

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Queen Streisand: Could It Have Been?

A new book about British royalty claims that Prince Charles had a mighty ‘infatuation’ with Barbra Streisand

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From Kooky Waif to A-List Beauty: The Story of Barbra Streisand

Neal Gabler examines how the performer’s evolution changed the definition of femininity and Jewishness

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Streisand Was Dylan’s ‘Favorite Star’

The paths of two of music’s most beloved artists were not all that different. I dream of their collaboration.

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Luminaries Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom at The White House

Barbra Streisand, Stephen Sondheim, Steven Spielberg, and Itzhak Perlman were among the 17 recipients of the highest civilian honor.

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The Streisands, They’re Just Like Us!

Barbra and her hubby do not share bank accounts, and other fascinating mundanities I can only dream of

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Streisand Will Not Star in ‘Gypsy’ Film Adaptation After All

Even for Barbra fans that’s good news, because the musical needs a live audience to work its magic

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Remembering Arnold Scaasi, Jewish Designer to the Stars

Known for his tasteful gaudiness—and Barbra Streisand’s memorable 1969 Oscars outfit—the Montreal-born fashion icon believed you never had to tone down to move up

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Fiddler on the Tube

Peter Pan Live! was good, but NBC should really take us back to Anatevka

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Streisand on Israel: The World Envies Success

The singer also attributes past bad press to anti-Semitic and anti-female bias

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Why You Should Watch ‘Funny Girl’

Rediscovering the relevance of a Streisand classic

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Streisand’s Private Mall Gets a New Shopkeeper

The American Jewish experience as told by Babs’ grand tchotchke collection

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A Question From the Tattler: Why Didn’t John Travolta Know Who Idina Menzel Is?

Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career

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‘SNL’ Greats Dieter and Linda Richman’s Coffee Tawk in Auschwitz

Mike Myers’ classic characters—plus Madonna and Babs—together in a buddy flick about anti-Semitism. What could go wrong?

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An Evening With the Fake Barbra Streisand

Babs impersonator Carla DelVillaggio puts on a show in NYC’s theater district

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Shimon Peres and Barbra Streisand, BFF

Your Friday video comes from the Israeli President’s big birthday week

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That’s Dr. Streisand To You

Babs receives an honorary doctorate from Hebrew University in Israel

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Daybreak: Shimon Peres’ Big Birthday

Barbra Streisand and Bill Clinton toast Israel’s president on his 90th birthday

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Daybreak: Boston Suspects Had More Attacks in Mind

Plus Iran targeted Chabad in Bulgaria following Burgas blast

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Sundown: No Suspects in Boston Attacks

And a 16-year-old yeshiva student in Long Island chose today to make a bomb threat

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Daybreak: Iran Sanctions Bite, But Not Enough

Plus new Israeli government to be sworn in today

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Sundown: Edging Toward 2013, Fiscal Cliff

Plus Art Modell, Judy Freudberg, and the oldest synagogue in America

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A Jewy Little Christmas

Three comedies—This Is 40, Parental Guidance, and The Guilt Trip—give the holidays cheap laughs

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Billboard Ranks Jewish Musicians

A different matrix for judging success

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Joel Stein’s Roadtrip With Babs

The Time reporter hops in the car with Barbra Streisand

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How Streisand Got Her Start

A new biography of the singer, performing in Brooklyn this week, tells how a penniless teen got her star born

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