Saturday, July 19, 2014
The gulf between rich and poor; America's culture of violence; freedom pushed to its extreme limits: “The Purge: Anarchy” may be primarily an action movie, but it broaches some highly political themes.
Friday, July 18, 2014
The flamboyant designer of Japanese cartoon and global mega-brand Hello Kitty defended the cute cat against new rivals Thursday as the character prepares to celebrate her 40th birthday.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
He is famed as the God of Thunder, but Thor is to change sex, launching an “all-new era” for the comic book icon, its publishers said Tuesday.
Heirs to the literary rights of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle have filed an appeal with the U.S. Supreme Court over the likes of none other than Sherlock Holmes himself.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
You may be more similar to your friends than you think: A study suggests that the DNA code tends to be more alike between friends than between strangers.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
South African Nobel Prize-winning writer and anti-apartheid activist Nadine Gordimer, who became an icon through her unique insights into the country's social agonies, has died at the age of 90.
For most of Archie Andrews' life, the red-headed comic book icon's biggest quandary was whether he liked Veronica or Betty.
Newcomer “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” clambered to the top at U.S. and Canadian silver screens, edging out the “Transformers” epic, industry data showed Sunday.
An annual eco film festival will hold more than 5,200 screenings of documentaries around Taiwan starting Tuesday to promote the importance of ecological conservation.
Music fans are in for a treat with a series of outdoor concerts at the annual Taipei Jazz Festival, set to kick off Saturday in Taiwan's capital.