Saturday, March 28, 2015
U.S. President Barack Obama talked about crime and policing while heaping praise on the creator of the cult television series “The Wire” Thursday.
Italy has chosen Neapolitan pizza as its candidate for protection under UNESCO's Intangible Cultural Heritage list, Italian media reported late Thursday.
A rare prototype of the first American penny, dating from 1792, has just changed hands for 117.5 million pennies at an auction in Baltimore, Maryland.
Friday, March 27, 2015
Chinese cinema's leading lights dominated the winners' podium at the star-studded Asian Film Awards on Wednesday, with local stars scooping three of the four top prizes in the glitzy gambling hub of Macau.
The cover for Harper Lee's new novel will surely remind you of the cover for her old one.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Lisa Ono, a popular Japanese-Brazilian bossa nova singer, is scheduled to perform in Taipei on April 26.
Hollywood star Angelina Jolie once again became the world's most visible symbol in the battle against cancer, undergoing surgery last week to prevent an aggressive form of the disease that killed her mother, grandmother and aunt.
It is a hard personal choice, but removing healthy fallopian tubes and ovaries effectively slashes the cancer odds for women like Angelina Jolie who carry a risk-boosting gene mutation, experts said Tuesday.
Everything but the kitchen sink would be one way to describe the staggering array of possessions owned by Lauren Bacall that go under the hammer in New York next week.