Friday, April 4, 2014
Connie Britton has been named a good-will ambassador for the United Nations Development Program.
One of Britain's “most-wanted” lost films from the 1920s has turned up in a collection of old canisters rescued from a rural Dutch cinema, Amsterdam's EYE Film Institute said on Wednesday.
Thursday, April 3, 2014
A New York City auctioneer says a Norman Rockwell painting of Boston Red Sox players could bring up to US$30 million.
Spring in Japan brings explosions of pink and white cherry blossoms that provide a beautiful backdrop for picnics across this nature-loving country.
Two paintings by the French artists Paul Gauguin and Pierre Bonnard, stolen in London in the 1970s, have been recovered in Italy, the culture ministry said Wednesday.
The Rolling Stones are resuming a world tour after postponing several dates in the wake of the death of L'Wren Scott, girlfriend of singer Mick Jagger.
The pope said no but the leader of the world's Anglicans was happy to meet Russell Crowe, star of watery Biblical epic “Noah.”
Frankie Knuckles, a Grammy-winning Chicago disc jockey known as the “Godfather of House Music” who worked with artists including Michael Jackson and Diana Ross, has died at age 59.
The sole winner of February's US$425 million Powerball jackpot came forward to claim his prize Tuesday.
A Chinese actor's apology to his actress wife following rumors of his infidelity has set a record in China's version of Twitter for number of comments and retweets.