Thursday, April 3, 2014
The Rolling Stones are resuming a world tour after postponing several dates in the wake of the death of L'Wren Scott, girlfriend of singer Mick Jagger.
The pope said no but the leader of the world's Anglicans was happy to meet Russell Crowe, star of watery Biblical epic “Noah.”
Frankie Knuckles, a Grammy-winning Chicago disc jockey known as the “Godfather of House Music” who worked with artists including Michael Jackson and Diana Ross, has died at age 59.
The sole winner of February's US$425 million Powerball jackpot came forward to claim his prize Tuesday.
A Chinese actor's apology to his actress wife following rumors of his infidelity has set a record in China's version of Twitter for number of comments and retweets.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Tourists began taking in the view Monday from a skyline-changing observation wheel that offers a unique overview of sparkling Las Vegas Strip resorts, wide skies and craggy brown mountains in the distance.
Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Nicks, Carrie Underwood, Chris Martin: The stars are turning out to salute the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. The hall of fame announced Tuesday that “The Boss” will fittingly induct and perform with his loyal E Street Band, while a superstar lineup of Nicks, Underwood, Bonnie Raitt, Emmylou Harris and Sheryl Crow will perform for Linda Ronstadt. Glenn Frey will induct the singer.
A Virginia couple has hit it big in the lottery three times this month. The Virginia Lottery says Calvin and Zatera Spencer of Portsmouth claimed their latest prize last week — US$1 million in the scratch-off game US$100 Million Cash Extravaganza.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Thousands of vats of hot pot seasoning thicken the air around Nie Ganru's home with a miasma of chili as flame-red paste, thick with oil, bakes in the sun.
British actress Kate O'Mara, who starred in hit U.S. soap opera Dynasty in the 1980s, died on Sunday at the age of 74, her agent said.