NEW YORK: The long-awaited new album by Adele, “25,” looks set to break the modern record for first week sales, the makers of the benchmark US chart said Saturday.
DOHA: Yaman Abou Jieb, the young innovator from Syria, emerged victorious in the breathtaking live finale of Stars of Science in Doha, Qatar, concluding the seventh season of Qatar Foundation for Educ
NEW YORK: Justin Bieber’s new album has smashed the record for first week streaming on Spotify, the online music site said Friday.
LOS ANGELES: Riding galaxy-sized expectations, the new “Star Wars” movie is already setting records for pre-opening ticket sales, with still a month to go.
LOS ANGELES: A celebrity long criticized for her controversial views of vaccines and autism is now being pilloried — for her controversial views on Charlie Sheen and HIV.
LOS ANGELES: US filmmaker Michael Moore is opening his home in Michigan to Syrian refugees, in a rebuke to the state’s governor who said he would turn away refugees in the wake of the Paris attacks.
NORFOLK, Virginia: Police say two car thieves made an unexpected stop after taking a vehicle Wednesday morning: They dropped an 8-year-old boy off at school after they discovered him in the backseat.<
JOHANNESBURG: A 1,111 carat “high quality diamond” has been discovered at a mine in Botswana, said to be the biggest find in more than a century, according to the mine company.
LAS VEGAS: Natalia Lafourcade was the big winner Thursday at the Latin Grammy Awards, making good on four of her five nominations for her album “Hasta la Raiz.” But the Mexican singer-songwriter lost
LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles International Airport officials have approved opening a special terminal for the rich and famous to wait for their flights far from the paparazzi and riffraff.
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