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.
Conductor Lorin Maazel, whose prodigious career included seven years at the helm of the New York Philharmonic, died Sunday at his home in northern Virginia. He was 84.
Linda Stein wants people to armor themselves in her art.
Hollywood star and U.N. refugee envoy Angelina Jolie has accepted an invitation to visit the small island of Nauru where Australia sends asylum-seekers for processing and resettlement, the government said Monday.
Public servants who venture downtown this fall may leave blushing: A show that highlights four big political sex scandals is coming back.