Sunday, February 9, 2014
Egypt's popular satirist Bassem Youssef was back on air on Friday, true to his style of mocking the nationalist fervor gripping Egyptians after the overthrow of the country's Islamist president in a coup last July and the subsequent euphoria surrounding the military chief who is widely expected to run for president.
Saturday, February 8, 2014
Jay Leno has said goodbye to “The Tonight Show” before, but not like this. The comedian became tearful and choked up Thursday as he concluded what he called the “greatest 22 years of my life.”
Friday, February 7, 2014
South Korean actor-singer Kim Soo-hyun is set to visit Taiwan in March to meet his fans, according to the Taiwan organizer of the event.
A group of American celebrities and other activists want U.S. President Barack Obama to refuse to sign an international trade agreement until Japan bans the capture and slaughter of dolphins in the fishing town of Taiji.
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Heroin recovered at Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman's apartment after he was found there dead with a syringe in his arm has tested negative for the powerful additive fentanyl, a police official said.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Tests have confirmed there was heroin in at least some of the scores of plastic packets in the New York City apartment where Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead, a law enforcement official said, and authorities are working to determine whether the drug was mixed or tainted with anything else.
Jay Leno, as affably efficient backstage as he is in front of the camera, avoids waxing poetic about his 22-year “Tonight Show” run that draws to a close Thursday.
Monday, February 3, 2014
Austrian-born actor Maximilian Schell, a fugitive from Adolf Hitler who became a Hollywood favorite and won an Oscar for his role as a defense attorney in “Judgment at Nuremberg,” has died. He was 83.
The adopted daughter of Woody Allen has spoken for the first time about the alleged sexual abuse she suffered at the hands of the legendary Hollywood director during her childhood.
Saturday, February 1, 2014
French actress Sophie Marceau performed “La Vie En Rose” on Chinese state broadcaster CCTV's New Year gala Thursday, a show watched by hundreds of millions of people.