Japan's Misao Okawa, then 114, poses with the certificate of the world's oldest woman, which was presented to her by Guinness World Records Japan Country Manager Erika Ogawa, unseen, at a nursing home in Osaka, western Japan. (AP)
NEW YORK: Taylor Swift leads the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Awards with eight nominations, followed by The Weeknd with seven.
MEXICO CITY: An Indian-American actor and designer who wasn’t allowed to board a Mexico City-to-New York flight after refusing to remove his turban said Tuesday that he is satisfied with an apology fr
AL-ARID, Egypt: A donkey has leapt to fame in a small Egyptian village by defying her species’ well-known stubbornness and jumping hurdles on command.
KOLKATA, India: A wild elephant rampaged through an east Indian town on Wednesday, smashing homes and sending panicked residents running.
LOS ANGELES: A day after the Super Bowl, people are still parsing over each frame from Beyonce’s halftime performance, trying to glean the messages, both subtle and overt, that made for a stunning dis
Ask 25-year-old Mohanad Alhattab what he studied and he will tell you he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Management from the American University of Sharjah, as well as a Master’s degree
BOSTON: Conan O’Brien is coming to Harvard to talk about the value of a liberal arts education.
LONDON: Actress Lily James is confident Jane Austen fans will warm to “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies,” a gory variation on the classic English novel, despite her own initial reservations about the p
SYDNEY: Australian movie star Hugh Jackman has again undergone treatment for skin cancer, urging people Tuesday to wear sunscreen and have regular check-ups.
BEVERLY HILLS, California: The annual Oscar nominees luncheon is generally a time of low-stakes celebration, but this year amid discussions of Oscar diversity and a boycott, as well as dramatic change
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