01/31/2014 12:01amHelen Mirren has been honored as woman of the year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals, twerking as part of the traditional spoof roast on Thursday.
01/31/2014 4:09amDirector Robert Zemeckis is literally going back into the past for his next project _ a stage musical of "Back to the Future."
01/31/2014 7:48amLike it or not, it's best to simply embrace that chocolate must play a key role in any Valentine's Day dinner.
01/31/2014 8:03amThe U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has downgraded India's air safety rating over concerns about pilot training and other issues, the agency said Friday.
01/31/2014 8:16amAn experimental therapy that fed children with peanut allergies small amounts of peanut flour has helped more than 80 percent of them safely eat a handful of the previously worrisome nuts.
01/31/2014 9:10amImportant paintings by Claude Monet and Pierre-Auguste Renoir are among 400 items that will be sold from a reclusive heiress' private trove at Christie's this spring, the auction house announced Friday.
01/31/2014 10:04amThe Food and Drug Administration is proposing new rules to keep food safe while it's transported.
01/31/2014 10:41amThe top 10 most popular dog breeds in the United States in 2013, according to the American Kennel Club's registry:
01/31/2014 10:50amWayne Marshall, "Tru Colors" (Ghetto Youths International)
01/31/2014 11:40amIt's puppy love for the record books: The Labrador retriever was the nation's most popular dog breed last year for a 23rd year in a row, the American Kennel Club announced Friday.
01/31/2014 11:46amAir travelers will likely endure delays at San Francisco International Airport in spring and summer because of construction work on some runways.
01/31/2014 12:45pmJustin Bieber's court cases on both sides of the U.S.-Canadian border could complicate the pop star's jet-setting ways as his troubles bring more scrutiny by judges and prosecutors.
01/31/2014 12:56pmActress LisaRaye McCoy has heard of some of the harsh reviews of her VH1 romantic comedy series, "Single Ladies," that call the show's script and acting subpar. But McCoy says numbers speak louder than words.
01/31/2014 1:39pmRomania's cinema board has lifted its ban on Danish director Lars von Trier's movie "Nymphomaniac II."
01/31/2014 1:48pmHungarian filmmaker Miklos Jancso, winner of the best director award at the 1972 Cannes film festival, has died. He was 92.
01/31/2014 1:53pmMiley Cyrus wants you to concentrate on her voice _ not her twerking _ when she launches her tour next month.
01/31/2014 1:58pmHighly contagious norovirus was to blame for an outbreak on a cruise ship that sickened nearly 700 in one of the worst such incidents in 20 years, federal health investigators said Friday.
01/31/2014 2:07pmA Northern California teenager convicted of stealing celebrity chef Guy Fieri's Lamborghini planned to sell the car and also commit a jewelry heist, according to court documents.
01/31/2014 2:58pmActor Antonio Banderas says the 33 Chilean miners who were trapped deep underground for 69 days in 2010 taught the world a huge lesson about the value of human life.
01/31/2014 4:14pmCaesars Entertainment Corp. says it plans to replace Las Vegas' shuttered Bill's Gamblin' Hall & Saloon in the spring with a swanky 188-room hotel renamed the Cromwell.
01/31/2014 4:43pmAnna Gordy Gaye, who was married to musical great Marvin Gaye and whose brother founded Motown Records, has died, her family said. She was 92.
01/31/2014 5:13pmWork on the rebuild of folk legend Woody Guthrie's boyhood home is scheduled to begin in mid-March so it can to be finished before an annual summer festival that celebrates the singer's life, a project manager said Friday.
01/31/2014 5:20pmRoman Polanski. Edward Snowden. Manuel Noriega. Over the years, the famous and the infamous have been caught up in the legal process called extradition, which governs whether one country will turn over fugitives from justice to another country.
01/31/2014 7:44pmA Los Angeles suburb is spicing up its lawsuit against a hot-sauce manufacturer it claims polluted the air with pungent smells.
01/31/2014 9:32pmKanye West will not face criminal charges over an incident in which he apparently punched a man in a Beverly Hills chiropractor's office, prosecutors determined Friday.
01/31/2014 9:47pmWarner Bros. has announced that Jesse Eisenberg will play Lex Luthor in the studio's planned Superman-Batman film.
01/31/2014 10:25pmNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie wished Howard Stern a happy birthday during a celebration in New York for the radio personality.