Monday, April 14, 2014
Royal watchers were scrutinizing the duchess of Cambridge on her New Zealand tour Sunday, after husband Prince William appeared to hint a second baby is on the way.
A sprawling estate, situated on prime waterfront property along the U.S. East Coast, has sold for US$120 million, setting a new record in the United States.
Recounting her history-making adventure 50 years later, Geraldine “Jerrie” Mock plays it down as an enjoyable way to see the world.
At only 33, Jason Njoku is already considered one of Africa's most promising entrepreneurs thanks to an online film distribution service that has tapped high demand for Nigerian movies.
Cannes film festival organizers will on Thursday fire the starting gun for this year's Riviera movie extravaganza when they unveil the films chosen to compete for its top Palme d'Or prize.
Lebanon is one of the world's oldest wine regions. Grapes were grown in the Biblical land of Canaan on the slopes of Mount Lebanon at least 3,000 years BCE. The Phoenicians were possibly the first to export wine, by ship to Egypt.
Sunday, April 13, 2014
A new play about Britain's future king is getting rave reviews. Once it would have been theatrical treason.
Sandwiched between the chest-thumping ambition of awards season and the swaggering spectacle of summer, spring movie-going is usually an afterthought, a limbo for films not bankable enough for July or highbrow enough for the Oscars. But it might actually be the best time of year for the movies. In springtime — particularly this year — the movies come alive.
Jesse Winchester, a U.S.-born singer who established himself in Montreal after dodging the Vietnam War and went on to write songs covered by the likes of Elvis Costello, Jimmy Buffett and Joan Baez has died of cancer. He was 69.
Tickets to watch Denzel Washington on Broadway in “A Raisin in the Sun” are hard to come by, but one man managed it — U.S. President Barack Obama.