Sunday, August 3, 2014
Manny Roth, a colorful club owner in Greenwich Village whose Cafe Wha? and its basement level stage was a rite of passage in the 1960s for Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Bruce Springsteen and many others, has died. He was 94.
Saturday, August 2, 2014
A U.S. man has sued Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo over the phrase “CR7,” which is used by soccer fans around the world as shorthand for the Real Madrid forward.
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Professional athletes are going public with strong views about Gaza, putting their relations with fans on the line while stirring up a social media frenzy.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Pope Francis has become the first pope to visit a Pentecostal church, pressing his outreach to evangelicals who represent Catholicism's greatest competition for Christian souls around the globe.
Sunday, July 27, 2014
Past “Big Bang” Comic-Con panels have paid off for fans that score tickets. One viewer was awarded a trip to space. And there was a surprise appearance by Johnny Galecki, who hid in the audience in costume until he asked a question.
Friday, July 25, 2014
Plans are in the works to name a school after Michael Jackson in the late pop star's Midwestern hometown.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Model and TV personality Peaches Geldof died from a heroin overdose after relapsing from a battle to give up the drug, a British coroner ruled Wednesday.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
More than 700 million women alive today were married before they turned 18, the United Nations' children agency said Tuesday, as it co-hosts a London summit calling for more progress to end child marriages and the practice of female genital mutilation.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety.