Celebrity

Starry wishes granted: Teens meet Star Wars cast at premiere

Dec 13, 2017

Starry wishes granted: 7 teenagers with life-threatening illnesses meet Star Wars stars at 'The Last Jedi' premiere through Make-A-Wish Foundation

Palestinian leader rejects US role in peace process

Dec 13, 2017

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas tells an international summit that the United States is unfit to mediate the Mideast conflict, marking a major policy shift after decades spent courting American goodwill

'Three Billboards' tops SAG noms, 'Big Sick' bounces back

Dec 13, 2017

In nominations Wednesday, the 24th Screen Actors Guild Awards heartily endorsed the revenge drama "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri," offered swift redemption for the romantic comedy "The Big Sick" and left many Oscar favorites empty handed.

Fashion Shows

Harry Styles, Miguel set for Victoria's Secret China show

Nov 18, 2017

Pop singer Harry Styles and R&B star Miguel will perform at the Victoria's Secret fashion show in Shanghai on Monday

Model Gigi Hadid pulls out of Victoria's Secret China show

Nov 17, 2017

Supermodel Gigi Hadid says she will not be walking the Victoria's Secret fashion show in Shanghai next week

Eataly agro-food park seeks to be industry, tourism driver

Nov 10, 2017

The man behind the Eataly Italian food empire wants to do for the high-end of Italian food what Milan Fashion Week has done for Italy's ready-to-wear industry: Create a global showcase for excellence that stimulates demand across the sector

Movies

Driver says Kylo Ren isn't evil, he just thinks he's right

Dec 13, 2017

He might have callously killed his father Han Solo, but like all well-written bad guys, Kylo Ren is the hero of his own Star Wars story

Review: Children's book 'Ferdinand' jumps to screen nicely

Dec 13, 2017

Film Review: 'Ferdinand' is a dark, sometimes whacky animated tale about a pacifist bull, but true to the heart of the children's book that inspired it and beautifully brought to life in modern Spain.

Starry wishes granted: Teens meet Star Wars cast at premiere

Dec 13, 2017

Starry wishes granted: 7 teenagers with life-threatening illnesses meet Star Wars stars at 'The Last Jedi' premiere through Make-A-Wish Foundation

Music

Pat DiNizio, lead singer of Smithereens, dead at 62

Dec 13, 2017

Lead singer and songwriter of the New Jersey rock band Smithereens, Pat DiNizio, has died at age 62

Waterloo Station: ABBA exhibit explores band's 1970s rise

Dec 13, 2017

ABBA's Bjorn Ulvaeus says new London exhibition about the band took him right back to the 1970s _ and some things haven't changed

Rock Hall 2018 class: Nina Simone, Bon Jovi, the Moody Blues

Dec 13, 2017

Iconic singer Nina Simone and New Jersey rockers Bon Jovi lead the 2018 class of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, which includes four first-time nominees

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