Saturday, April 11, 2015
"Festival fashion" is a thing, and Coachella is the place. The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, held in the Southern California desert on two consecutive weekends beginning Friday, is a style destination as much as a musical one -- this year more than ever. Besides the ever-growing array of off-site parties and sponsored suites, there are now runway shows and a pop-up fashion store on festival grounds.
"Mad Men" star Jon Hamm took part in a violent university hazing in 1990 at the University of Texas that led to criminal charges, according to court and school records obtained Thursday.
Japan remains the most-searched overseas destination among Google Street View users in Taiwan, according to a list released Friday by Google.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
Taylor Swift's mega-selling "1989" album has earned the pop star 14 nominations at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards.
A vigilante hacker, an invasion of Los Angeles and a doctor who gets into a gun battle with gang members are featured in dramas due to appear on a grittier USA network within the next year.
NBC's "Nightly News" lost the weekly ratings competition for the first time since 2009 -- and for the first time since anchor Brian Williams was suspended in February for telling a false story about his reporting from the Iraq War.
The original manuscript of Don McLean's enigmatic hit song "American Pie" sold at auction in New York on Tuesday for US$1.2 million, Christie's said.
The prolific character actor best known for his role as Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane on "The Dukes of Hazzard" has died. James Best was 88.
Watergate historian Stanley Kutler, who successfully fought for the release of President Richard Nixon's secret tapes, died Tuesday in Wisconsin. He was 80.