A 10-year-old Philadelphia drummer is receiving high praise for his cover of a Metallica song that was featured on the heavy metal band's Instagram page over the weekend.
Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty shot to fame when she won Big Brother in 2007, but on Monday she unwittingly betrayed her ignorance of George Orwell's work when she said Indian schoolchildren should read Animal Farm to learn how to care for animals.
In the worlds of birders and craft beer lovers, there's a new paradigm, and it involves searching for ales along with the eagles, pairing stouts with swans and enjoying some bocks in tandem with buntings.
Cape Verde jazz artist Sandro Pimentel, right, performs during the Lagos Jazz series music festival at Muri Okunola Park in Lagos, Nigeria, Friday, Nov. 25.
The National Palace Museum (NPM) will officially allow limited photography and recording of certain artifacts in exhibition areas at its branches in Taipei and Chiayi from Dec. 2, after a three-month trial ends on Dec. 1, NPM Deputy Director Lee Ching-hui said Monday.
A prominent K-pop music video director was charged Sunday as part of a corruption scandal rocking South Korea and engulfing President Park Geun-hye.
British singer Joss Stone performs during a concert in Karen, on the outskirts of Nairobi, in Kenya, Saturday, Nov. 26. The Grammy award-winning singer was performing in East Africa for the first time as part of a world tour.
New York's cityscape reverberates with pounding jackhammers and blaring car horns, but it's the cacophonous subway that perhaps best epitomizes the bustling metropolis.
Romanian writer Norman Manea, center, sits between Peruvian Nobel Prize winner Mario Vargas Llosa, left, and Guadalajara International Book Fair (FIL) President Raul Padilla, as Manea receives the FIL Literature Award in Romance Languages at the Guadalajara International Book Fair in Guadalajara, Saturday, Nov. 26. Manea is the first Romanian speaking author to receive the prize.
Controversial British fashion photographer David Hamilton, 83, was found dead in his Parisian home Friday, emergency services sources said, just weeks after being accused of rape by several former child models.