A man floats past the reflection of a public sculpture standing by a river in Beijing, Monday, Aug. 15. Swimming in the capital's rivers is a popular pastime in summer and even in the frigid winter.
Multiple Grammy Award-winning singer Adele says she turned down an offer to perform at the 2017 Super Bowl halftime show.
The global "Pokemon Go" craze has prompted a slew of complaints, from memorial sites arguing it's disrespectful to play there to whole countries imposing a ban on the smartphone game.
A man smokes as a woman looks on during the Rototom Sunsplash European Reggae Festival in Benicassim, Castellon province, on Friday, Aug. 13. The Rototom Sunsplash European Reggae Festival runs from Aug. 13 to 20 in Benicassim.
News of the retirement announcement by Japanese pop group SMAP occupies the front pages of various newspapers in Japan on Sunday, Aug. 14. The group, one of the most popular boy bands in Japan, has said it will disband by Dec. 31., 1 Comment
A mishmash of voices and music blaring from video screens compete for attention inside a new art exhibit in Ohio looking at the images and sounds of presidential campaign television ads.
A member of the French Trans Express theater company performs at the Sziget Festival on Shipyard Island, northern Budapest, Hungary, Saturday, Aug. 13.
Ruby Wilson, the blues, soul and gospel singer known as "The Queen of Beale Street," died Friday, her manager said.
Glenn Yarbrough, a founding member of folk trio The Limeliters, has died.
Italy will retain its crown as the world's biggest wine producer this year, the country's main agricultural body predicted Friday as the first grapes of the 2016 vintage were harvested.