Thursday, August 27, 2015
The EasyCard Corp. (悠遊卡公司) defended its decision yesterday to have a veteran actress in Japanese adult films appear on upcoming contactless smartcards covers on the island starting next month., 6 Comments
After a local boy accidentally punctured a centuries-old Italian painting last weekend, exhibit organizers yesterday rushed to confirm the authenticity of the piece after allegations from an Italian newspaper raised doubts over its true identity., 1 Comment
The draft lyrics for one of Bob Dylan's most influential early songs is going up for auction next month.
The new "Fear the Walking Dead," which drew the biggest audience for any original series premiere on a U.S. cable TV network, proves that AMC has the flair for spinoffs.
Sean Hayes will play God Almighty in the City of Angels next year.
Dr. James "Red" Duke, a trauma surgeon who attended to Texas Governor John Connally on the day of the Kennedy assassination before going on to become a familiar television doctor, died in Houston on Tuesday at age 86.
Think Freakonomics and Moneyball if you run across "Date-Onomics," a by-the-numbers book on dating that argues advice-givers serving up tips for women on how to a find a man have it all wrong.
Crowds of angry ultra-Orthodox Jewish men, wearing long beards, black and white garb and large black hats, protested in the streets of Jerusalem earlier this month against a new cinema opening its doors on the Sabbath.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
How to define Nazi-era "loot" is central to what could prove a touchy book launched Tuesday on the controversy surrounding one of Europe's most prestigious private art collections, the impressionist works acquired by E.G. Buehrle.
Bangladesh's High Court has imposed a six-month ban on the screening of a movie about a garment worker who was rescued from the rubble 17 days after a five-story factory complex collapsed more than two years ago, killing more than 1,000 people.