10/09/2013 3:29amMichael Jackson's estate is suing a man and three companies in Japan, alleging they are using the name and likeness of the late pop star on key chains, mugs and other products without permission.
10/09/2013 4:52amHow much would it cost to hire Asia's biggest movie stars to host the region's largest film event?
10/09/2013 6:10amOne year after a Taliban bullet tried to silence Malala Yousafzai's demand for girls' education, she has published a book and is a contender for the Nobel Peace Prize. But the militants threaten to kill her should she dare return home to Pakistan, and the principal at her old school says that as Malala's fame has grown, so has fear in her classrooms.
10/09/2013 7:41amQuiet, please. Your dinner will now be served.
10/09/2013 8:27amHalloween, the holiday built around the twin pleasures of playing dress-up and eating too much candy, is obviously a hit with children.
10/09/2013 8:40amOther TV series have woven a cast member's death into an episode honoring them and their character. But "Glee" has an especially sensitive task.
10/09/2013 8:41amA long-lost silent Orson Welles film making its debut in the Italian city where it was found will have its U.S. premiere next week in the upstate New York city where it was restored.
10/09/2013 8:42amThe birth of Tom Hanks, dramatic actor, happened during a table read on "Splash." As the smitten lead Allen Bauer in Ron Howard's 1984 film, Hanks began by going for laughs, an instinct from the sitcom "Bosom Buddies."
10/09/2013 8:47amTheater fans, it's time to mark your calendars.
10/09/2013 9:21amMary Bridget Davies is part singer, part actress and part spirit conjurer.
10/09/2013 9:28amSteve Earle will perform at the 33rd annual John Lennon charity tribute concert in New York City in December.
10/09/2013 10:28amThe New York Police Department is investigating after a Norman Rockwell painting was discovered missing from a Queens storage facility.
10/09/2013 10:32amA former Polish foreign minister who helped save Jews from the Holocaust on Wednesday donated World War II documents and distinctions he received from Israel to a Jewish history museum opening in Warsaw.
10/09/2013 11:02amTalk about making a good impression. Actress Emily Bett Rickards was happy when she scored a one-off role on the CW's "Arrow" last year.
10/09/2013 11:14amWhen it comes to sides, most of us tend to get stuck in a veg or starch rut. But the grill gives us an easy way to break out of this.
10/09/2013 11:31amAn online raffle is offering Picasso lovers a chance to own one of his original works for $135.
10/09/2013 11:33amAlbanian police have seized more than 1,000 religious and secular pieces of art dating from the 15th to the mid-20th century that were stolen from churches and cultural centers in Albania and neighboring Macedonia.
10/09/2013 11:36amStanley Kauffmann, the erudite critic, author and editor who reviewed movies for The New Republic for more than 50 years, wrote his own plays and fiction, and helped discover the classic novels "Fahrenheit 451" and "The Moviegoer," died Wednesday. He was 97.
10/09/2013 11:38amZuhair Murad has the clients _ hello, Jennifer Lopez _ and the clout to put him on the path to becoming a force in fashion. It's OK, though, if it doesn't happen overnight. That just means more time to savor his tiny touches.
10/09/2013 12:12pmAlicia Keys says she considered a role in "The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete," but decided she was comfortable as an executive producer.
10/09/2013 12:51pmAdd Avatar Press to digital comics purveyor Comixology's expanding storefront.
10/09/2013 1:11pmWhen Sophie Lowe's latest visit to Hollywood failed to yield work, the young actress flew back home to Australia _ and quickly fell down a rabbit hole.
10/09/2013 1:49pm"Top Down: A Novel of the Kennedy Assassination" (Random House), by Jim Lehrer
10/09/2013 2:19pm"The Circle" (Alfred A. Knopf/McSweeney's), by Dave Eggers
10/09/2013 2:29pmA musical production that's a result of a collaboration between rocker John Mellencamp and horror writer Stephen King is launching a 20-city theatrical tour in Indiana.
10/09/2013 2:36pmThe Jonas Brothers have canceled their upcoming tour over creative differences.
10/09/2013 3:03pmSeven states filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday against the Environmental Protection Agency over health-damaging air pollution from outdoor wood-fired boilers that have become popular for residential heating.
10/09/2013 3:10pmKidnapping survivor Hannah Anderson says her family's friend-turned-captor handcuffed her and tried to make her play a game of Russian roulette until she started "freaking out."
10/09/2013 4:25pmA leading Roman Catholic commentator and founder of a pro-Catholic media organization has landed a deal to write a "full-scale" biography of Pope Francis.
10/09/2013 5:08pmAmerican rockers Aerosmith are fans of Uruguayan leader Jose Mujica, a colorful former guerrilla known for his simple lifestyle.
10/09/2013 5:16pmT-Mobile is eliminating fees for using data and texting services in more than 100 countries and capping charges for international voice calls.
10/09/2013 5:22pmShares of SFX Entertainment Inc. fell in their trading debut Wednesday after the dance music promoter raised $260 million in its initial public offering.
10/09/2013 6:56pmCBS is yanking the freshman sitcom "We Are Men" from its schedule.
10/09/2013 7:38pmComedian and condo board president Joan Rivers is being sued for $15 million in a dispute involving a former downstairs neighbor in her luxury New York City building.
10/09/2013 9:30pmComic actor Craig Robinson was detained Wednesday for drug possession as he tried to leave the Bahamas and was ordered to pay a fine, authorities said.
10/09/2013 9:36pmA dozen people were stuck for more than two hours on a roller coaster at Universal Studios Florida.
10/09/2013 9:59pmPaul McCartney celebrated his second wedding anniversary with his wife and a few hundred high school students on Wednesday.