12/06/2013 3:16amIt took a few tries, but Keith Urban and Miguel finally got into a groove while preparing for their upcoming collaboration at Friday's Grammy nominations concert.
12/06/2013 3:26amFamed Chinese film director Zhang Yimou is being sued by two lawyers for breaking China's one-child policy, in what they say is a protest against rich people flouting the rules.
12/06/2013 6:59amAt age 9, America Ferrera came across a videotape that changed her life.
12/06/2013 7:01amPrime Minister Dmitry Medvedev hinted Friday that members of the punk band Pussy Riot, former tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky and others widely referred to as political prisoners will not be freed in Russia's upcoming amnesty.
12/06/2013 7:14amAn iconic restaurant in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., whose owners include "Entourage" actors Kevin Connolly and Kevin Dillon has been put up for sale.
12/06/2013 8:48amWhew, that was nerve-wracking, right? All those kids and staircases, pillow fights, candles and dancing. But somehow the cast and crew of NBC's three-hour live telecast of "The Sound of Music" pulled it off Thursday night with only a trodden-on dress, some inconsistent sound levels and a flubbed few words.
12/06/2013 9:56amFormer "Harry Potter" stars Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint are both prize contenders for performances on the London stage.
12/06/2013 11:09amA judge has ruled that the controversial sale of 32 Native American Hopi masks can go ahead next week.
12/06/2013 11:25amThe problem with holiday potlucks is the travel factor.
12/06/2013 11:48amBritish police have arrested the final suspect in the theft of paintings by Matisse, Picasso and Monet from a Dutch museum.
12/06/2013 12:47pmDetectives arrested a teenager Thursday accused of stealing some wreckage from the Porsche that "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker was in when he died in a crash, and a second suspect was planning to turn himself in, authorities said.
12/06/2013 2:14pmThe Sundance Film Festival will soon become more child friendly.
12/06/2013 2:23pmBritish jazz pianist and composer Stan Tracey, who played with everyone from Sonny Rollins to Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones in the course of a 70 year-career, has died at the age of 86.
12/06/2013 2:26pmWith the passing of Nelson Mandela, the sweeping biopic "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" transforms in the midst of its theatrical release from a living tribute to a big-screen eulogy.
12/06/2013 2:50pmStephen King has decided to give Twitter a try. But don't expect to hear a lot from him.
12/06/2013 3:29pmBill Porter, the door-to-door salesman in Portland, Ore., who was portrayed by William H. Macy in an Emmy-winning TV movie, has died at 81.
12/06/2013 3:48pmMaya Angelou, who first met Nelson Mandela in the early 1960s, praised him as a great man worthy of comparison to another icon she knew, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
12/06/2013 3:54pmFancy a pint of Pliny the Elder or Heady Topper double India pale ales, but can't find it in your neighborhood? Get out your wallet.
12/06/2013 3:59pmCitrus grower Fred LoBue breathed a sigh of relief on Friday after two sleepless nights monitoring the icy temperatures in his family's Central Valley orange groves.
12/06/2013 4:17pmOne fisherman uses a bike to deliver hundreds of pounds of salmon to local markets. A mom who regularly shuttles her two kids around town once tried to haul a twin mattress home. And some companies are using the bikes to deliver beer kegs or pick up recycling.
12/06/2013 6:51pmAlthough rain couldn't stop Gene Kelly from singing and dancing, an ice storm has postponed the auction of the Hollywood star's gray wool suit.
12/06/2013 6:58pmCrowds of people bundled in winter coats celebrated the anniversary of marijuana legalization in Washington state Friday by sparking up at a city-sanctioned party under Seattle's Space Needle.
12/06/2013 7:17pmBrennan's Inc., former owner of the landmark Brennan's restaurant, is bankrupt and must be liquidated, a federal bankruptcy judge has found.
12/06/2013 7:36pm"The Sound of Music" has the sound of a hit for NBC.