James Patterson didn’t plan to become a famous children’s author.
WASHINGTON: Three lawsuits filed last week that attempted to achieve “legal personhood” for four chimpanzees living in New York have been struck down.
LOS ANGELES: Historical drama “12 Years a Slave” and crime film “American Hustle” won most nominations for the Golden Globes with seven nods each Thursday, as Hollywood’s awards season gets
JOHANNESBURG: The sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela’s funeral has said a schizophrenic episode was to blame for accusations that he was an impostor who gesticulated nonsense during
Ten years after Volkswagen’s legendary Beetle drove off into the sunset, the German carmaker’s other main icon, the camper van, takes its leave from the world’s automobile stage this month.
Cafes across Naples marked “Suspended Coffee Day” on Tuesday, spotlighting a remarkable tradition of social solidarity in the crisis-hit Italian city that is now more needed than ever.<
When he sees people listening to music on portable digital devices, David Chesky cringes.
LONDON: Oscar-winning actress Kate Winslet gave birth to a baby boy at the weekend, her third child, but her first with new husband Ned RocknRoll, her spokeswoman said on Wednesday.
SOWETO, South Africa: US President Barack Obama may have moved the masses attending Nelson Mandela’s memorial service with his stirring eulogy on Tuesday, but it was his grinning “selfie” with t
LOS ANGELES: The actors of director Steve McQueen’s slavery drama “12 Years a Slave” led nominees for the Screen Actors Guild film awards on Wednesday with nods in four categories
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