Tuesday, December 3, 2013
After animal-awareness documentary “Twelve Nights” received popular feedback from viewers all over Taiwan, producer Giddens Ko (九把刀) cautioned people to avoid being tricked into making donations to false fundraisers in the name of the film.
Television viewers in Bismarck, North Dakota, were treated to some real class this weekend when none other than the great Ron Burgundy read them the news.
Australian psychedelic artist Martin Sharp, a founder of the controversial Oz magazine who designed posters for the likes of Jimi Hendrix and Bob Dylan, has died aged 71.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” blazed at the top of the North American weekend box office for a second week, earning US$74.5 million in ticket sales, industry estimates showed Sunday.
A work by modern painter Zao Wou-ki sold for 76 million yuan (US$12.47 million) on Sunday at Sotheby's first major auction in China, breaking the record for the artist's work set earlier this year in Hong Kong.
New Zealand's national airline unveiled a giant image Monday of the dragon Smaug on one of its planes to celebrate the premiere of the second movie in the Hobbit trilogy.
Monday, December 2, 2013
A U.S. canine that was crowned the world's ugliest dog in 2007 and later became the topic of a children's book preaching acceptance has died. Elwood was 8.
Paul Walker, the star of the “Fast & Furious” movie series, died Saturday in a car crash that killed one other person outside of Los Angeles. He was 40.
Say goodbye to breathless intrigue and dramatic twists: “Slow TV” is attracting record audiences in Norway, with hours, even days, devoted to knitting, fishing and panoramic landscapes.
Sixty-three women from around the world linked hands as they plunged head first toward the Arizona desert on Saturday, shattering the female vertical formation skydiving record, the U.S. Parachute Association said.