Monday, August 11, 2014
Pope Francis on Sunday expressed outrage at violence aimed at religious minorities in Iraq, where fleeing children have died of thirst, and called on the world “to stop these crimes.”
Taiwanese rock band Mayday was a special guest at girl group S.H.E's concert in Taipei Saturday, marking the first time the two popular groups have performed together on stage.
Round, bell-like bodies drifting and dancing through the water — a most relaxing sight that also carries an air of mystery. Jellyfish are aquarium idols that attract many people as soothing, umbrella-shaped creatures.
Henry Stone, a fixture on the R&B and disco scene who was instrumental in the careers of Ray Charles, James Brown and KC & the Sunshine Band, has died. He was 93.
Sunday, August 10, 2014
Menahem Golan, a veteran Israeli filmmaker who built an empire on the back of brawny men beating others senseless across a host of 1980s action films, has died in Tel Aviv. He was 85.
He may be more than a century old but Hafeezullah still goes to work every day.
Manjula Stokes has twice sworn off television, once throwing a set off her deck in a fit over an ex-husband's sports obsession. Now she's a devotee of programs like “Downton Abbey,” “Mad Men,” “Survivor” and “Masters of Sex.”
The struggling Salzburg Festival was set Saturday for its cultural and commercial highlight of the year with an eagerly awaited new production of Verdi's opera “Il Trovatore,” 2014's hot ticket.
Not everyone was initially “All About That Bass.”
Miley's back, y'all.