12/10/2013 6:16amA few years ago, Kyle Riabko found himself in the most intimidating of places on Earth for a young singer-songwriter.
12/10/2013 6:26amTeen heartthrob Justin Bieber visited young victims of Typhoon Haiyan on Tuesday, traveling to the Philippines after launching a worldwide campaign to help those affected by the deadly storm.
12/10/2013 6:38amHere's something to pre-order for the holidays: Oprah Winfrey's new book club pick.
12/10/2013 7:04amBrrrr. It's time for all good children, at least those in chilly territory, to curl up with a good book featuring snow.
12/10/2013 8:19amThe holidays are a great time to pull out the old photos and reminisce, but there's no need to huddle around a dusty album. There are a variety of ways to get them out in the open by making them part of your holiday decorations.
12/10/2013 9:06amBosnia's most popular musician _ a man whose international career has been built on music inspired by Balkan and Gypsy tunes _ is searching for talented Roma children to help them get an education in music.
12/10/2013 9:08amWith all those presents to open, nobody wants to spend Christmas morning in the kitchen. So to keep you where you belong on the big morning, we created this easy raspberry and cream cheese stuffed breakfast biscuit that is fast and easy to assemble. It also can be prepped a week or more in advance, then frozen. Just bake it Christmas morning right from the freezer.
12/10/2013 9:14am"The Music of Nashville: Original Soundtrack Season 2, Volume 1" (Big Machine Records)
12/10/2013 9:35amThere's new never-before-heard music coming from Johnny Cash.
12/10/2013 9:56amMTV's college channel has gone in two wildly different directions in naming Pope Francis and pop singer Lorde as its man and woman of the year.
12/10/2013 10:22amA portrait of "Pride and Prejudice" author Jane Austen that is soon to adorn British banknotes has sold for 164,500 pounds ($270,230) at a London auction.
12/10/2013 10:29amThe Sundance Film Festival will premiere 117 independent feature films and 11 documentaries at its 30th anniversary next month – a lineup representing the 2014 fest's most prestigious films.
12/10/2013 11:37amMore than 18 million television viewers watched Carrie Underwood perform the role of Maria last week in NBC's "The Sound of Music Live!"
12/10/2013 11:52amLinda Lavin will find herself in a familiar place this spring _ in a Nicky Silver play, being directed by Mark Brokaw at the Vineyard Theatre.
12/10/2013 12:26pmThe Milanese opera house La Scala took another step in its artistic and managerial transition on Tuesday by confirming that Riccardo Chailly will be its new musical director, replacing Daniel Barenboim.
12/10/2013 12:27pmEleanor Parker, who was nominated for Academy Awards three times for her portrayals of strong-willed women and played a scheming baroness in "The Sound of Music," has died at 91.
12/10/2013 12:46pmSo you're ready to buy a new smartphone for your loved one. Which do you choose?
12/10/2013 1:22pmA disgraced French businessman was convicted of fraud and sentenced to four years in prison on Tuesday for filling tens of thousands of breast implants with industrial grade silicone. But he left the courthouse freely after lodging an appeal, and thousands of women will have to wait longer to discover if they will receive damages.
12/10/2013 1:27pmLooking to dazzle your guests during the holidays? I've got the perfect "fancy" dish for you. And I promise it requires no advanced culinary skills.
12/10/2013 1:37pmThanks to her role on Fox's "Glee," Lea Michele is no stranger to recording music. Now she's ready to launch her solo music career.
12/10/2013 1:44pmThe head of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra was named the next president of the Kennedy Center on Tuesday and will become the first woman to lead the performing arts center since it opened in 1971.
12/10/2013 2:25pmGoogle is having trouble getting it right in France.
12/10/2013 3:16pmNBC's halls are alive with the sound of sequels.
12/10/2013 4:32pmWhile she's excited her ballad "Just Give Me a Reason" is nominated for the song of the year Grammy, Pink says she believes her husband deserves some credit for its success.
12/10/2013 4:52pmHas Peter Jackson reflected on the massive chunk of his life that he's devoted to Hobbits?
12/10/2013 4:55pmBefore there was "Mean Girls," there was "Heathers." Now that dark comedy is ready to bully its way into New York as a musical.
12/10/2013 5:06pmThe sale on eBay of a city-owned vehicle used by Sarah Palin when she was mayor of Wasilla is causing a stir in small-town politics: One official says the current mayor is trying to fatten city coffers off Palin's fame, and the mayor says "guilty as charged."
12/10/2013 5:06pmA British tourist who lost a leg when a taxi jumped a curb and hit her in New York's Rockefeller Center has started the process of suing the city.
12/10/2013 7:31pmDrew Barrymore isn't exactly feeling the pregnancy glow.
12/10/2013 8:18pmThe fans of country music love Luke Bryan and Florida Georgia Line and they proved it again Tuesday during the American Country Awards.
12/10/2013 9:23pmAhh, the first year of a baby's life _ learning to sit up, crawl, even walk. But how about playtime in a baby seat with an iPad and some cool apps?
12/10/2013 10:02pmYoung American women are increasingly likely to receive pay nearly equal to their male counterparts, with earnings at 93 percent of men, a new study finds. Still, those women remain as pessimistic as their mothers and grandmothers regarding gender equality.
12/10/2013 10:06pmYoung American women are increasingly likely to receive pay nearly equal to their male counterparts, with earnings at 93 percent of men, a new study finds. Still, those women remain as pessimistic as their mothers and grandmothers regarding gender equality.
12/10/2013 10:08pmKey findings on the gender pay gap and attitudes toward workplace equality, according to a new report from the Pew Research Center:
12/10/2013 10:11pmJim Hall, one of the leading jazz guitarists of the modern era, whose subtle technique, lyrical sound and introspective approach strongly influenced younger proteges such as Pat Metheny and Bill Frisell, died early Tuesday at age 83, his wife said.