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Depp wows Venice in mobster mode

Actor Johnny Depp’s fans sit in front of the entrance of the venue of the 72nd Venice...

Venice film fest on a roll with Oscar-lucky openers

A worker cleans the area in front of the entrance of the venue for the 72nd Venice Film Fes...

Fossils show big bug ruled the seas 460 million years ago

This rendering provided by Yale University shows a Pentecopterus decorahensis. Earth’...

Film on Prophet stirs calls for Tehran to ban it

  DUBAI: A film on the life of Prophet Mohammad (peace be upon him) is expected to ...

Iran premieres epic  film Muhammad

Iranians stand in front of a movie theatre featuring the much-awaited multi-million-dollar ...

Money tips from history's richest man

NEW YORK: Warren Buffett and Bill Gates have nothing on Jacob Fugger, a German financier du...

Priceless rare violin missing for 35 years returned to heirs

  NEW YORK: On a late June afternoon in a Manhattan hotel, a woman handed one of th...

Aboriginal experience inspires artist Abramovic decades on

      Sydney--- for putting her body on the line -- from cutting he...

Sam Smith singing again after surgery

        New York---Young soul sensation Sam Smith is singin...

Hungarian supergranny sets simultaneous chess world record

    Budapest---After decades spent playing simultaneous chess, an 87-year-o...

Kanye gives defiant performance at Glastonbury

Kanye West Glastonbury, United Kingdom---Kanye West gave a defiant performance a...

Mexican-American singer Becky G takes on Donald Trump

New York--The teenage Mexican-American singer Becky G released a song Friday in celebrati...

Country singer Sturgill Simpson wins US indie acclaim

New York--Sturgill Simpson, the country singer who brings philosophical rumination to his...

Soap opera shines positive light on Egypt's Jews

Cairo - With scenes of religious coexistence and vintage elegance in a more cosmopolitan ...

Patrick Macnee, star of 1960s TV show 'The Avengers', dead at 93

Los Angeles - Patrick Macnee, the British actor who rose to international fame as the sta...

HBO launches two new shows on Facebook

New York - HBO posted the first episodes of its two newest comedy series on Facebook on T...

Twerking dates back to 1820, says Oxford dictionary

    London---The word "twerk" dates back to as early as 1820, t...

Rapper Rick Ross arrested over assault

Rick Ross   Miami---Rick Ross, a prominent figure in Southern hip-hop whos...

US actor Shia LaBeouf injured on movie set

        Los Angeles---US actor Shia LaBeouf injured his hea...

Year after tour, Beyonce back for husband's festival

New York---Beyonce will play her first full show in a year as the pop superstar headlin...

'Seinfeld' streams online after 17 year wait

Washington--The popular American television series "Seinfeld" began streaming o...