08/06/2013 12:09amThe American distributor of the Australian film "The Sapphires" is apologizing for the DVD cover, which some have called sexist and racist, and said Monday it is considering new cover art for future shipments.
08/06/2013 12:35amThe country that gave us the words restaurant, bistro and cuisine is changing how it eats.
08/06/2013 12:50amSeveral airlines are experiencing flight delays nationwide because of a problem with a computer system they use for services such as reservations, check-ins and online booking.
08/06/2013 4:33amA play about WikiLeaks source Bradley Manning has won a drama award in Britain.
08/06/2013 6:09amA botulism scare has soured China's taste for New Zealand milk powder that amassed big sales on a reputation for purity, but consumers even more wary of their own country's dairy industry likely won't eschew the foreign product for long.
08/06/2013 7:09amThe Andy Warhol Museum has launched a live video feed from the pop artist's gravesite to honor his 85th birthday.
08/06/2013 7:50amBen Kunz wanted to do "the green thing" and save on his electric bill without paying a lot of money up front. So instead of buying a solar system for his house in Cheshire, Conn., he leased one.
08/06/2013 7:52amThe stunned crowd at Sotheby's burst into a rare round of applause when a museum-quality Persian carpet sold for a record-setting $33.76 million in June.
08/06/2013 7:54amThe era of specific decor trends is on the wane. Rooms full of traditional or modern furniture have been replaced by a more eclectic sensibility, interior decorators and designers agree.
08/06/2013 7:55amSharing a meal or relaxing on a deck, patio or balcony can be the highlight of a summer day. And when the season changes, proper care can make your outdoor furniture last for summers to come.
08/06/2013 7:58amIf there's somewhere in your home that needs livening up but it's not practical to use real plants, consider using faux flowers and greenery.
08/06/2013 8:33amPeter Sarsgaard is eating up rave reviews for his latest dark characters: A porn star's manipulative husband in the biopic "Lovelace" and the violent yet sympathetic death-row inmate in the AMC series "The Killing."
08/06/2013 8:50amIt doesn't take much to get Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis going on a good comedic riff. Just the mention of some random subject and the two engage in banter like they're reading from some comedic script.
08/06/2013 9:44amNeed a fresh way to chill out this summer? How about DIY flurries?
08/06/2013 10:31amNarragansett Beer is reintroducing a 1970s can design featured in the movie "Jaws."
08/06/2013 10:55am"Kick-Ass 2" director Jeff Wadlow is defending his film after star Jim Carrey chose not to promote the action comedy because of its violence.
08/06/2013 11:14amMary McCarthy's "The Group," a racy best-seller and National Book Award finalist from the `60s, is coming out as an e-book.
08/06/2013 11:16amFame has opened a door for a former Gaza wedding singer that remains closed for others in the blockaded territory: Mohammed Assaf, winner of the popular TV talent contest Arab Idol, gets to move to the West Bank.
08/06/2013 11:20amAcclaimed crime novelist Elmore Leonard is recovering at a hospital following a stroke last week.
08/06/2013 11:38amThe iBookstore's Official Book Charts for the week ending Aug. 5, 2013:
08/06/2013 11:48am"PBS NewsHour" has named Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff as co-anchors and co-managing editors of the weeknight broadcast.
08/06/2013 11:57amThe cover of songwriter Guy Clark's new album "My Favorite Picture of You" features a decades-old wrinkled snapshot of his late wife Susanna with her arms crossed and a glare on her face.
08/06/2013 1:13pmFor the past few months, Desiree Hartsock and Chris Siegfried have kept their engagement secret as their season on ABC's "The Bachelorette" played out. So secret, they went by the code names Sonny and Cher.
08/06/2013 1:33pmWhat Juan Pablo Galavis lacked in airtime on "The Bachelorette," he made up in popularity among viewers.
08/06/2013 1:48pmIn the desert of big-budget summer moviegoing comes, like fresh water, Neill Blomkamp's "Elysium," a dystopic science-fiction thriller bristling with more ideas than all this year's superheros and action films combined.
08/06/2013 2:00pmActing in one of Shakespeare's plays is difficult enough without having to dodge a 3,600-pound SUV.
08/06/2013 2:00pmCBS chief executive Les Moonves blasted an offer from Time Warner Cable to end a blackout over fees that lingered into its fifth day Tuesday, calling it a clever public relations ploy.
08/06/2013 2:35pmDonald Trump's real estate company has completed a $200 million deal on a 60-year lease agreement on the Old Post Office building in Washington.
08/06/2013 3:21pmThe noise from a new skate park in Connecticut is too much for rocker Rob Zombie.
08/06/2013 3:31pmSteven Spielberg is no longer planning to direct "American Sniper."
08/06/2013 3:42pmDustin Hoffman is doing well after being successfully treated for cancer.
08/06/2013 4:11pmThe estranged wife of Black Keys singer-guitarist Dan Auerbach accuses him of abuse in divorce filings dealing with the custody of their child.
08/06/2013 4:45pmMore than a dozen years after their last film together, Robert De Niro and Meryl Streep will reunite on screen for an adaption of Ann Leary's darkly comic small town New England tale, "The Good House."
08/06/2013 5:40pmThe resurgence of Journey through the band's discovery of a new lead singer via the Internet gets a close-up look on a new PBS documentary.
08/06/2013 5:51pmFilmmaker Michael Apted has learned to start with what he calls a blank slate when making his "Up" documentaries.
08/06/2013 6:23pmPresident Barack Obama says the threat of an imminent terrorist attack against Americans is, in his words, "significant enough that we're taking every precaution."
08/06/2013 6:44pmGeorge Duke, the Grammy-winning jazz keyboardist and producer whose sound infused acoustic jazz, electronic jazz, funk, R&B and soul in a 40-year-plus career, has died. He was 67.
08/06/2013 9:59pmTaco Bell says it's expanding its small test of waffle tacos, as it prepares to take its breakfast menu national sometime next year.
08/06/2013 10:05pmPresident Barack Obama said Tuesday that he was "disappointed" that Russia granted temporary asylum to National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, defying Obama administration demands that the former government contractor be sent back to the U.S. to face espionage charges.