Monday, March 2, 2015
Yasar Kemal, who was one of Turkey's most celebrated writers, a traditional storyteller with a social conscience and an outspoken champion of the Kurdish cause, died on Saturday at the age of 92, state media reported.
He may be a Swinging Sixties icon, but British photographer David Bailey up close is a wise-cracking crank who shrugs off his immense success as one of the world's most famous celebrity photographers.
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Leonard Nimoy didn't just leave a lasting impression on the science-fiction genre, he also did so on science itself.
The theft of a US$150,000 pearl-covered gown worn by Lupita Nyong'o at the Oscars doesn't surprise Hollywood stylists who have personally experienced the seedy side of red carpet fashion.
On Wednesday's show, Conan O'Brien will be found in a familiar place: behind a desk. Or, rather, what he describes as a borrowed cafe table. In Havana, Cuba.
Ariel Camacho, a young, up-and-coming Mexican singer, was killed in a car crash along after leaving a concert in Mexico, his record company confirmed Thursday.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Every year, an unlikely contender at the national lantern-making competitions is a small student club from Nantou County.
Sunday, February 22, 2015
Yutaka Katayama, a former president of Nissan Motor Co.'s U.S. unit who built the Z sports car into a powerful global brand in the 1970s, has died. He was 105.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
Doctors have replaced Bobbi Kristina Brown's breathing tube with a tube usually used for patients who need to be on a ventilator for an extended period, a person close to the family said Thursday.
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Movita Castaneda, the dark-haired actress who met Marlon Brando on a movie set and later married him and had two of his children, has died.