Each spring they come from around the globe to the Kaczawa river in southwest Poland's gold rush capital, vying for the biggest flash in the pan.
Imagine a house containing a towering bronze pitchfork and shovel that will never be used for gardening; a working vacuum cleaner -- topped with the gilded bust of a horse -- that will never clean floors; and an oversize saucepan -- made of crystal, bronze, wood and gilding -- that will never find its way to the stove.
Tate Modern made a show on Tuesday of its new pyramid-like extension, which significantly adds to the London gallery's space and allows it to exhibit more contemporary art from around the world.
Gregory Rabassa, a translator of worldwide influence and esteem who helped introduce Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Julio Cortazar and other Latin American authors to millions of English-language readers, has died.
As presenter Barbra Streisand noted, Tony night was "tinged with sorrow" -- and she wasn't the only one making reference to the horrific Orlando, Florida, shootings during the ceremony.
The historic city of Venice hosts the 15th Architecture Biennale this year, with exhibitions spanning from May 28 to Nov. 27. Venice, Italy, in and of itself an architectural phenomenon...
Lil Wayne is in stable condition in Omaha after suffering what his publicist described Tuesday as two minor seizures.
The first Italian restaurant to be named the best in the world celebrated its win Tuesday as controversy erupted over the selection, with several big name chefs not making the list.
Ringo Starr, who spreads a message of peace and love every year on his birthday in July, said he wants that message to hit home even harder this year in the wake of Sunday's Orlando shooting.
Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A famously claims that they didn't invent the chicken, just the fried chicken sandwich. There is no denying that the fried chicken sandwich is a classic and crave-able combination. Before I started making my own version of the sandwich it was always the first thing I would eat when I visited my hometown.