Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Before the Internet, The Daily Show or music videos, an irreverent comedy troupe launched “Saturday Night Live” in 1975, unaware it would transform American humor and become the country's most successful comedy show of all time.
Louis Jourdan, the dashingly handsome Frenchman who starred in “Gigi,” “Can-Can,” “Three Coins in the Fountain” and other American movies, has died. He was 93.
The Ministry of Culture on Monday announced the winners of the Golden Butterfly Award for best book designs, with designer Ho Chia-hsing's work grabbing the top prize.
Iranian artist Parviz Tanavoli has built a successful career around the concept of nothing.
Tens of thousands of people flooded Rio's streets Sunday to watch samba dancers in dazzling costumes defy downpours and bare sparkly flesh in a fantasy Brazilians dream.
Monday, February 16, 2015
Iranian dissident director Jafar Panahi won the Golden Bear top prize at the 65th Berlin film festival Saturday for “Taxi,” his third movie made in defiance of an official ban.
Prince woke up early Saturday to share some love and hits on Valentine's Day to a crowd that included former basketball star Michael Jordan, Beyonce, Jay Z and Chris Rock.
Reality star Kim Kardashian, rapper husband Kanye West and their toddler daughter North West were guests of honor at Alexander Wang's heavy metal meets gothic grunge Saturday at New York Fashion Week.
A Taiwanese indigenous poet urged his readers at the ongoing Taipei International Book Exhibition Saturday to care more about the environment and not to forget the pain suffered by the indigenous people in Taiwan.