| Jul 24, 2014
It's impossible to watch the character anchoring Anton Corbijn's cool, clear-eyed film version of "A Most Wanted Man" without forgetting the fate of the bleary-eyed but fantastically vital actor who plays him.
Philip Seymour Hoffman died of a drug...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 12:59 PM
RÍO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Ray Whelan, presidente ejecutivo de la compañía suiza de hotelería implicada en una supuesta operación de reventa ilegal de entradas del Mundial, fue liberado de la cárcel el miércoles por orden de la Suprema Corte de Brasil,...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:20 AM
KAVOUSI, Greece High on a hill overlooking the Mirabello Bay and what the poet Homer called the "wine dark sea," work resumed in June uncovering an ancient city that had been lost for millennia.
Archaeologists and students from North Carolina and...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:32 AM
Didn't snag a ticket to Lollapalooza? Don't worry. Fans will be able to stream live performances from this weekend's fest free online by going to Lollapalooza.redbull.tv. Viewers will be able to pick between 3 "channels" at certain points in the day to...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:20 PM
ST. LOUIS The U.S. Department of Justice is giving up its fight to reclaim for Egypt a 3,200-year-old mummy mask that disappeared from that country decades ago and later found its way into the collection of the St. Louis Art Museum.
"The Department of...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:24 PM
NEW YORK (JTA) — On July 18, 1994, a hellish scene unfolded in Buenos Aires as a car bomb set by Iranian agents destroyed the AMIA/DAIA Jewish center, killing 85 people and wounding hundreds.
Twenty years later, there is still no justice in the...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Calling Syria and Iraq “a cradle of violent extremism,” Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. told Norwegian officials Tuesday that “the world cannot simply sit back and let it become a training ground from which our nationals can return and...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:04 AM
The semi-reconstituted Interpol has announced its first North American tour in three years in support of the new album ”El Pintor,” including a Nov. 8 show at the Fillmore Miami Beach.
Tickets are $32.50 in advance, with a presale...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:23 PM
The World Cup in Brazil ended the way it started, with authorities flexing unprecedented muscle to squelch dissenters, silence journalists and shield the carefully manicured event from disruption.
President Dilma Rousseff promised to host “the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Ross B. says the singles gathered for the 16th annual Bachelor and Bachelorette Dream Date Auction in downtown Fort Lauderdale Friday night will get a glimpse into the future when he hosts the event with Mrs. B., also known as sassy Y100 radio personality...
| May 15, 2014
| 10:01 AM
Lollapalooza announced its hour-by-hour schedule Thursday, and now it’s up to festivalgoers to sort out their priorities for the festival Aug. 1-3 in Grant Park.
The headliner faceoffs (Arctic Monkeys vs. Eminem on Aug. 1, Calvin Harris and...