Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Germany bade farewell to its literary giant Gunter Grass on Sunday at a memorial service for the Nobel winner, who died last month aged 87.
Monday, May 11, 2015
Julio Iglesias and three other prominent music industry figures have received honorary degrees from Boston's Berklee College of Music at its commencement.
Sunday, May 10, 2015
Marcia Brown, a celebrated author and illustrator of children's books and three-time Caldecott Medal winner whose work ranged from the bold strokes of "Once a Mouse" to the more abstract and lyrical sketches of "Cinderella," has died.
Donors are starting to give again to the Central Asia Institute after contributions plummeted over mismanagement allegations against the charity founded by "Three Cups of Tea" author Greg Mortenson, its executive director said.
Saturday, May 9, 2015
Noted blues man B.B. King -- his health failing at age 89 -- is in the middle of a tug of war between some of his children and his longtime manager.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Fans of Jim Morrison, the late singer for The Doors, are in a push to preserve his childhood home in New Mexico.
When Janeane Garofalo asked Brad Bird, the director of "Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol," about Tom Cruise at a recent Tribeca Film Festival event, she peppered Bird with allusions to the Scientology documentary "Going Clear."
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Never let it be said that Rihanna doesn't know how to make an entrance.
Monday, May 4, 2015
Maya Plisetskaya, regarded as one of the greatest ballerinas of the 20th century and whose career at the Bolshoi Theater spanned more than 35 years, has died at age 89.
Sunday, May 3, 2015
A crowd of curious onlookers and royal superfans erupted in cheers outside a London hospital on Saturday after the announcement that Prince William's wife Kate had given birth to a princess.