Entertainment

After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims

After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims

After sending ships and planes and even constructing new islands to assert its maritime claims, China is deploying a new set of tools to defend its sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors
Updated: 4 hours ago
'Waiting for order to kill:' China video seeks army recruits

'Waiting for order to kill:' China video seeks army recruits

China's military is appealing to the younger generation with a slick new recruitment video featuring aircraft carriers, tanks and special forces troops, all set to a rousing rap-rock soundtrack
Updated: 4 hours ago
Michael Douglas promotes peace and disarmament through art

Michael Douglas promotes peace and disarmament through art

Actor Michael Douglas says the winning posters in a global competition to commemorate the first UN General Assembly resolution 70 years ago calling for the abolition of nuclear weapons "instantly create a universal message of peace."
Updated: 6 hours ago
Stones, Dylan, McCartney play Coachella site in October

Stones, Dylan, McCartney play Coachella site in October

The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, Neil Young, Roger Waters and the Who have an October date to play Coachella
Updated: 6 hours ago
Celebrities jam Havana streets for Chanel's Cuban takeover

Celebrities jam Havana streets for Chanel's Cuban takeover

Fashionistas and celebrities from around the world flock beneath klieg lights on a grand Havana colonial avenue transformed into a private runway for French fashion house Chanel
Updated: 7 hours ago

'Happy Together' copyright dispute in NY top court

New York's highest court has agreed to rule on a case pitting the owner of The Turtles' 1967 hit 'Happy Together' against Sirius XM Radio
Updated: 10 hours ago
For Tilda Swinton, acting remains a mysterious 'habit'

For Tilda Swinton, acting remains a mysterious 'habit'

Tilda Swinton has the resume of a world-class actress, and yet she doesn't identify as one
Updated: 12 hours ago
Developer of proposed Lucas museum looking outside Chicago

Developer of proposed Lucas museum looking outside Chicago

The wife of "Star Wars" creator George Lucas says opposition to a Chicago lakefront museum by a parks advocacy group has prompted a search outside the city for a site
Updated: 12 hours ago
Author says he now thinks father wasn't Iwo Jima flag-raiser

Author says he now thinks father wasn't Iwo Jima flag-raiser

The author of a book about his father and other men who raised a U.S. flag at Iwo Jima during World War II says he no longer believes his father was in an iconic photograph of the event
Published: 05/04/16
TV series focusing on drug lord 'El Chapo' in development

TV series focusing on drug lord 'El Chapo' in development

The History Channel says it's developing a drama series focusing on the drug lord known as "El Chapo."
Published: 05/04/16