Monday, September 22, 2014
It's danced to Tchaikovsky's famous melody, but it's not your traditional Christmas Nutcracker: the Joburg Ballet has set it in the Kalahari desert among ancient Bushmen paintings.
Pope Francis warned during a visit to Albania on Sunday that religion can never be used to justify violence, making apparent reference to the bloodshed wreaked by the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria.
Zhu Chongyun, the glamorous Chinese entrepreneur and designer who has taken over Krizia, has vowed to maintain the historic fashion house's made-in-Italy heritage.
With a picture of his mother on a large screen behind him, Doug E. Fresh struggled to complete his sentence. The rapper dubbed “The Human Beat Box” choked up and shed tears as he received the “I Am Hip-Hop Award” at the ninth BET Hip-Hop Awards on Saturday.
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Twenty years after his breakthrough movie “Clerks,” director Kevin Smith is back with “Tusk” — a dark comedy featuring Johnny Depp as a cop hunting a psychopath who is trying to turn a man into a walrus.
Television's fascination with Washington takes a diplomatic turn in “Madam Secretary,” a new CBS drama series whose lead character has more than a few traits in common with Hillary Clinton.
Donnie McClurkin can hardly talk. Fred Hammond could barely walk. But the Grammy-winning gospel singers are preparing for the Festival of Praise Tour, which spans 31 cities.
A collection of letters John F. Kennedy sent to the family of a lost PT-109 crewmate sold for US$200,000 at an auction.
Angelina Jolie is to direct a “sweeping epic” film about veteran Kenyan conservationist Richard Leakey's fight with ivory poachers, the studio behind the movie said Friday.
Underestimate Betty Buckley at your own peril. One man foolishly did while the singer and actress was starring as a mom in the TV series “Eight is Enough.”