Sunday, November 23, 2014
As Bill Cosby's standup tour crumbled with cancellations, the embattled entertainer joked about his usual subjects of family, wives and childhood Friday to a cheering audience that greeted him with a standing ovation as he took the stage and another when he finished.
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Veteran U.S. comedian Jerry Seinfeld is not autistic, he said in comments reported Thursday, two weeks after he'd suggested he was on the autism spectrum.
David Greer, a doctor who co-founded a group that won the 1985 Nobel Peace Prize for working to prevent nuclear war and who helped transform the medical school at Brown University, has died. He was 89.
The Swiss researcher who gained international recognition for discovering the bacteria that causes Lyme disease has died in Montana.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Australian actor and “Thor” avenger Chris Hemsworth is the world's sexiest man, the U.S. magazine People said Thursday.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Ken Takakura, a craggy-faced, quiet star known for playing outlaws and stoic heroes in scores of Japanese films, has died of lymphoma. He was 83.
Monday, November 17, 2014
Singer-songwriter JJ Lin (林俊傑) and actress Janine Chang (張鈞甯) are set to depart for Haiti late Sunday night to participate in a charity event there to help children.
Television writer-producer Glen Larson, whose works include “Magnum, P.I.” and “Battlestar Galactica,” has died of cancer at age 77.
Jennifer Aniston said she pushed her sex-crazed dentist character as far as she could in in “Horrible Bosses 2,” but she's willing to try again in a third installment.
Thursday, November 13, 2014
John Doar, a top Justice Department civil rights lawyer in the 1960s who was at the center of key battles to protect the rights of black voters and integrate universities in the South, died Tuesday at age 92.