The world's premier cool climate wine conference was held in the UK for the first time late in May, a sign of the increased recognition of the country's wine industry.
Young Nepalese Hindu priests bathe as a part of holy rituals during the Janai Purnima festival at Pashupatinath temple in Kathmandu, Thursday, Aug. 18.
Indonesian men climb greased poles to retrieve prizes during the Independence Day festivities at the main business district in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, Aug. 17.
When North Korean defector Choi Sung Guk decided it was time to go public with his experiences, he avoided the well-trodden "harrowing memoir" route in favor of a cartoon strip.
Police in Los Angeles have arrested a 25-year-old man on a charge of stalking at the Hollywood home of model and reality TV star Kendall Jenner.
Amber Heard is withdrawing allegations that Johnny Depp physically abused her and has settled her divorce case with the Oscar-nominated actor.
Britney Spears is returning to the MTV Video Music Awards stage after 10 years.
The deal is done, and the Playboy Mansion has a new owner.
Justin Bieber has gone nuclear in his war with fans of ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez by deleting his Instagram account.
A 17-year-old rape accusation and reports that the female accuser who continued to be haunted by the case committed suicide in 2012 has cast a shadow over Nate Parker's upcoming "The Birth of a Nation," a film that was expected to be one of the year's most important.