A lock of hair snipped from the head of John Lennon as the Beatle prepared for a film role is expected to sell for US$10,000 at a Dallas auction later this month.
Gong Li's face, cold and delicate as a jade carving, lights up with a tiny smile when a reporter describes her latest performance in "The Monkey King 2" as "superb."
U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders made a cameo appearance on "Saturday Night Live" three days before the New Hampshire primary, appearing in a skit with host Larry David, the comic who has done a dead-on impersonation of him.
Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend and colleague Charles M. Schulz borrowed his first name for Charlie Brown's blanket-wielding best friend Linus in his "Peanuts" comic strip and cartoons, has died at age 90.
Actor and marijuana advocate Woody Harrelson was one of nearly 60 applicants to apply to open one of Hawaii's first medical marijuana dispensaries.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt has gotten a little roast along with his pudding.
It seemed too good to be true: An old wooden desk carved with the initials "JFK" from the private school in Connecticut where John F. Kennedy studied as a boy.
The former district attorney who declined to arrest Bill Cosby on sex-crime charges a decade ago testified Tuesday that he essentially granted the comedian lifetime immunity from prosecution in the case.
Chef Benoit Violier, whose 3-star restaurant in western Switzerland with its game specialties recently topped a list of the world's best, has been found dead of a likely self-inflicted gunshot, police said Monday. He was 44.
American superstar Madonna will arrive in Taiwan Monday evening by a private jet, three days ahead of her first ever concert in the country, the local promoters said Monday.