Monday, June 22, 2015
Glastonbury, one of the world's biggest music festivals, gets under way Wednesday facing angry criticism from some fans after rapper Kanye West was booked for the prime Saturday night headline slot.
James Salter, who died Friday at 90, had a small but exquisite literary output, earning him distinction as a contemporary American master.
Joanna Rein knew there was a way to prevent her rambunctious Labrador-collie mix from tracking in mud, water and drool from the soggy outdoors.
Paul McCartney dedicated a Beatles ballad to the victims of the Charleston church massacre as he voiced hope for peace among races.
A 29-year-old Taiwanese pastry chef has received an offer to work at the Elysee Palace in Paris next month after a month and a half internship there, the United Daily News reported Sunday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday hailed the first International Yoga Day as a "new era of peace," moments before he surprised thousands in New Delhi by taking to a mat himself to celebrate the ancient Indian practice.
The World Expo in Milan is all abuzz about a giant aluminum hive that hums in harmony with 40,000 bees making honey 1,400 kilometers away in Nottingham, England.
Sunday, June 21, 2015
American novelist James Salter -- who long labored with the dubious honor of being "the greatest writer you've never read" -- has died aged 90.
Arnold Schwarzenegger spoke Friday about being "back" as the Terminator in a new sequel to the sci-fi film series that made him famous -- and about how he's still an action star at age 67.
For the first time, a Los Angeles shelter's Hero Dog award has gone to a cat.