| Oct 27, 2013
| 2:30 AM
ZAGREB, Croatia -- The international features jury at the Zagreb Film Festival, which is one of the Balkan region's top movie events, delivered the top prize to "The Lunchbox" Saturday at the closing ceremony in the historic Europa Kino movie theater,...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 2:31 PM
BONUS INTERVIEW BELOW
All you diva-wannabes pay attention: school is about to be in session.
The Venetian Arts Society will host a “Gala Salon honoring Virginia Zeani” – the opera star who from the 1950s through the 1970s reigned...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
PARIS -- The most important European casualty of the international financial crisis has been the solidarity that until recently existed within the European Union, whose foundation and continuing raison d'etre has been to consolidate nations and peoples...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 11:25 AM
A record 76 movies will vie for the 2014 foreign-language Oscar, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Monday, and the race looks to be wide open. Yet even as the narrowing-down to five final nominees has barely begun, the seemingly...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:13 PM
A Romanian law that calls for the killing of any stray dog captured and unclaimed for more than two weeks has stirred vehement protests throughout Europe and the United States.
Animal rights advocates have denounced the legislation upheld by the...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Today's Nobel Prize for Literature, awarded to Canadian Alice Munro, is a departure from recent prizes.
More often than not, the judges have appeared intent on raising awareness of authors who have toiled largely outside the American media marketing...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:30 PM
"Europa Report" is a Grade A version of a B picture, a streamlined science fiction story that smartly tells a familiar tale without breaking the bank.
Though modern moviemaking often mandates that science fiction be synonymous with multimillion-dollar...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Serena Williams won the Rogers Cup women's title for the third time and Rafael Nadal matched that feat while playing spoiler in the men's tournament to capture his eighth title of the year.
Williams routed unseeded Romanian Sorana Cirstea, 6-2, 6-0,...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- Adrian Sarbu is stepping down as prexy and chief exec of Central European Media Enterprises, which owns TV webs across Central and Eastern Europe.
Sarbu has played a leading role in the company for nearly two decades. He was CME's partner...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 10:30 PM
The annual World Ballet Competition returns to Orlando this Monday, June 10, with the different rounds of the contest taking place at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Center in Orlando.
The public can watch the dancers compete — and then see the...
| May 22, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Cousins Mason Bennett and Kenton Durfee are skateboarders on a mission.
Bennett, 23, from North Salt Lake City, and Durfee, 23, from Mesa, Ariz., are nearing the end of a 650-mile skateboarding trip along the California coast to raise money for the...