Monday, March 10, 2014
A marathon spelling bee between two Kansas City-area students who exhausted the initial word list last month ended after 29 more rounds Saturday when the eventual runner-up stumbled over the word “stifling.”
Sunday, March 9, 2014
Hundreds of Chinese art lovers lined up at a Shanghai shopping mall Saturday to see the works of French Impressionist Claude Monet, as the country's biggest ever exhibition of his paintings opened.
Samsung on Friday unveiled a new free music service for its phones that it touts as a significant improvement from the apps already on the market.
In front of a rapt audience in a Los Angeles film lot, Krepo hooks an enemy with his scythe and harvests virtual souls with a signature move called a “death sentence.”
Lomas de Peye residents used to fear that a strong gust of wind from the Caribbean would be enough to knock down their school. Then Shakira came to their aid.
The “holy grail of guitars” is among the hundreds of rare and vintage acoustic guitars going on the auction block in New York next month.
U2 are pushing back the release of their 13th album to 2015 despite a new single and many high-profile media appearances, music industry journal Billboard said Friday.
A new Wes Anderson film arrives like a magician's latest illusion, greeted by questions of not just “How does he do it?” but “What is it, exactly?”
Sheila MacRae, a veteran stage, film and TV performer best known for playing Alice Kramden in the 1960s re-creation of “The Honeymooners,” has died. She was 92.
Saturday, March 8, 2014
U.S. President Barack Obama had nothing but respect for the “women of soul” who shook and rattled the rafters of the White House on Thursday night.