An app featuring a bronze fossil floor at the main entrance of C.S. Mott Children's Hospital in Ann Arbor allows patients to take virtual prehistoric journey. … Click to Continue »
His eldest son would soon be off to college and Cal Peternell was worried. Did his son know how to cook? … Click to Continue »
Margaret Keane sighs softly and shifts uncomfortably in her seat. She's just been asked to describe what she felt the first time she saw "Big Eyes," the new Tim Burton film about her life and her art - paintings of waifish children with weepy saucer eyes that became ubiquitous in the 1960s.
The day Channing Tatum wore a thin coating of baby oil - and a wrestling singlet - so his character could be photographed, as Steve Carell's oddball John du Pont paced back and forth, was an encouraging, confidence-building sign for "Foxcatcher" director Bennett Miller.
Authorities say the northern New Jersey strip club that was used for filming of “The Sopranos” has been robbed of $30,000. … Click to Continue »
Police departments on alert after NYC cops killed by man who hated law enforcement, government … Click to Continue »
Chinese prosecutors have formally indicted the son of Hong Kong action film star Jackie Chan on the charge of sheltering others to use drugs, more than four months after he was first detained.
More than 22,000 books are on their way from Minnesota to Liberian students out of school because of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. … Click to Continue »
More than 120 years of West Virginia children's folklore is showcased in a new book. … Click to Continue »
When Karen Rooze was growing up, her family gathered weekly for dinners hosted by her grandparents at their Little Canada truck farm. Her grandmother filled the table with home-grown bounty, and attendance was mandatory.
This is the year I became a dedicated streamer. This is the year Netflix and Amazon truly became a force to be reckoned with - and embraced. … Click to Continue »
For motorists who have noticed the large bearded portrait recently painted onto the end of a barn a few miles east of Dayton on Iowa Highway 175 and guessed at who it might be — Abraham Lincoln is not the correct answer.
A fire that broke out on stage during a holiday performance forced the evacuation of a theater in Huntsville. … Click to Continue »
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Monday: … Click to Continue »
The Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs has approved nearly $9.7 million in awards across the state. … Click to Continue »
The victim of a fatal weekend car crash in Southbridge has been identified as a former sports star at the town's high school who went on to play football in college.
Local musicians are preparing to put on a show in Maine to help raise money for striking FairPoint workers. … Click to Continue »
A Spanish judge on Monday ordered the king's sister, Princess Cristina, to be tried along with her husband on charges of tax fraud — making her the first member of the country's royal family to face charges in court since the royalty was restored in 1975.
North Korea hates the currently scrapped Hollywood film that revolves around the assassination of its beloved leader, but the country has had a long love affair with cinema — of its own particular styling.
North Korea hates the Hollywood film that revolves around the assassination of its beloved leader, but the country has had a long love affair with cinema — of its own particular styling.
What a lot of excellent films made it to theaters this year. As a public service for readers from a guy who saw a couple hundred of them (and that was just at Sundance), here's a list of 2014 releases with more pros than cons.
Mince pies, Christmas crackers, all those "Keep Calm and Jingle On" T-shirts - and now television. … Click to Continue »
In the early 1990s, long before Tim Burton ever planned to make a movie about Margaret Keane, he traveled to Northern California to commission a portrait from the artist whose paintings of children with oversize, mournful eyes were a nearly inescapable backdrop to 1960s pop culture.
British actress Billie Whitelaw, who collaborated closely with Irish playwright Samuel Beckett and appeared on stage and screen for decades, has died in a London nursing home at age 82.
Aries March 21-April 19 Financial muddles are more than likely today so be careful if you're going shopping. You might be accidentally short-changed or there could be a misunderstanding … Click to Continue »
Pittsburgh's mayor has gone undercover to showcase the city and its employees. … Click to Continue »
Nearly two months have passed since the San Antonio Spurs collected their championship rings and began their title defense. … Click to Continue »
A pre-trial hearing is scheduled Monday for former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez, whose murder trial is slated to start next month. … Click to Continue »
Haider Ali Motar was convicted of terrorism charges about a month ago for helping to carry out a string of Baghdad car bombings on behalf of the Islamic State extremist group.
The showdown for the AFC North title will be played in prime time. … Click to Continue »