Friday, June 20, 2014
Taiwan will be the first overseas stop next month for South Korean singer and actor Kim Hyun-joong's last tour before beginning his compulsory military service.
Newly retired from “The Tonight Show,” television host Jay Leno is now being awarded the top U.S. humor prize for following in the tradition of satire and social commentary of Mark Twain, the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
C. David Burgin, a longtime editor who gained a reputation as a troubleshooter for fading newspapers, died Monday at his home in Houston after a lengthy illness. He was 75.
Monday, June 16, 2014
San Francisco politicians and property groups are rolling out the welcome mat for George Lucas' collection of American art and movie memorabilia in an effort to keep the “Star Wars” creator from building his proposed museum in Chicago or Los Angeles.
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Angelina Jolie has been made an honorary dame in Queen Elizabeth II's birthday honors list released Friday, as Britain paid tribute to the Hollywood star for her efforts to combat warzone rape.
Jimmy Scott, a jazzman with an ethereal man-child voice who found success late in life with the Grammy-nominated “All the Way,” has died. He was 88.
Richard Rockefeller, great-grandson of U.S. oil tycoon and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, died Friday in a plane crash in New York. He was 65.
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Eric Hill, whose effort to entertain his young son with a simple drawing of a mischievous dog named Spot blossomed into a popular series of children's books that have sold more than 60 million copies, has died at his home in central California. He was 86.
Friday, June 13, 2014
Martha Hyer, an Oscar-nominated actress who starred alongside the likes of Frank Sinatra and Humphrey Bogart, and later gained notoriety for her extravagant lifestyle, has died.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
South Korean actress Ha Ji-won gave Taiwanese fans a thrill as she fired off two shots with a bow and arrow on stage in Taipei.