10/30/2013 1:15amTaiwanese pop star Jam Hsiao said he's outraged by an alleged attack in which two autograph-seekers threw a bucket of fecal matter into his van.
10/30/2013 6:56amRoasted squash is so been-there-done-that. Not that it isn't delicious. But how many times can you get excited by tossing butternut chunks in oil and seasonings, then roasting?
10/30/2013 7:00amInjecting a taste of the exotic at Thanksgiving is a tricky business. After all, this is a holiday built on tradition; mess too much with what everyone loves and you're going to have some grumpy diners.
10/30/2013 7:09amIf you're overwhelmed by the laundry piling up and the sheer amount of stuff that needs sewing, consider what faces Alyce Gilbert every week.
10/30/2013 7:53amA pit bull is trapped at the bottom of a pumping station near a New Orleans levee. Rescuers joined by a Louisiana prison inmate out on work release are frantically seeking to pull the dog to safety. This is real-life drama and the television cameras are rolling.
10/30/2013 8:23amThere's no shortage of buzz about beekeeping these days.
10/30/2013 8:26amPeople listen _ sometimes really carefully _ to music, and Fabrizio Moretti, drummer of rock band The Strokes, certainly appreciates that. But, he says, it's a one-way conversation.
10/30/2013 9:04amMarilyn Monroe has a unique place in history and now will be remembered in wax at the Madame Tussauds museum in Washington.
10/30/2013 9:35amThe federal government is issuing its first guidelines to schools on how to protect children with food allergies.
10/30/2013 9:42amAt age 80, Willie Nelson is ready to say it all.
10/30/2013 11:10am"Harry Potter" star Daniel Radcliffe has signed on to play British Olympic runner Sebastian Coe in a movie about rivalries on the running track.
10/30/2013 11:19amWhen Hugh Jackman decided to marry the daughter of a woman who's dedicated her life to fighting cancer, he became part of the fight as well _ it was a package deal.
10/30/2013 11:31amNeil Gaiman (GAY'-muhn) is joining the faculty of Bard College as an arts professor.
10/30/2013 11:42amOne Southern California high school has added twerking to its list of dances that are banned for students.
10/30/2013 11:49amReality bites _ even in the dreamy world of surrealism, the 20th century's key artistic movement involving Andre Breton and Salvador Dali.
10/30/2013 12:01pmSaint Louis University junior Zach Grummer-Strawn has never seen "The Exorcist," the 1973 horror film considered one of the finest examples of unadulterated cinematic terror. He's only vaguely familiar with the monthlong 1949 demon-purging ritual at his school that inspired William Peter Blatty's novel and later the movie.
10/30/2013 12:45pmNo one knows how often the youngest athletes suffer concussions. It's not clear if better headgear is the answer, and it's not just a risk in football.
10/30/2013 1:55pmThe mural created 26 years ago by pop artist Keith Haring was badly discolored and cracked, but it still drew plenty of admirers to an otherwise nondescript corner in the heart of Philadelphia.
10/30/2013 2:27pmSky Ferreira, "Night Time, My Time" (Capitol)
10/30/2013 2:51pmCongress honored Winston Churchill with a bust and a performance by another famous Briton, The Who's Roger Daltrey.
10/30/2013 3:13pmAn invasion of privacy lawsuit that LeAnn Rimes filed against two Northern California women has been dismissed.
10/30/2013 3:46pmVirgin Galactic has again pushed back its estimated start date for launching commercial flights from New Mexico's Spaceport America, and spaceport officials say they'll need to ask the state for more money to make up for lost user fees and visitor revenue at the fledging project.
10/30/2013 3:54pmPowerful dust storms that carry whirling dirt and debris are common occurrences across parts of Arizona and the arid Southwest during the spring and summer months. A day after a massive dust storm swept across an Arizona highway, killing three people in a 19-vehicle pileup, experts say the state isn't alone, across the country or the world, in its susceptibility to such a weather phenomenon.
10/30/2013 3:58pmAn Italian company that built Coney Island's latest attractions and an amusement park in a never-activated nuclear plant in Germany on Wednesday unveiled plans to invest 80 million euros ($110 million) for a theme park in Venice.
10/30/2013 4:26pmSteven Spielberg and Doris Kearns Goodwin are reteaming after their Oscar-winning collaboration on "Lincoln."
10/30/2013 4:32pmClassically trained musician James Blake has won this year's Mercury Prize, Britain's eclectic music award.
10/30/2013 5:03pmWhen big-name celebrities pair up with big businesses, customers often believe the adage: You are the company you keep.
10/30/2013 6:04pmClaire Danes has been tapped to host the 20th anniversary Nobel Peace Prize concert in December.
10/30/2013 6:06pmA New York judge has dismissed claims by museum goers suing the Metropolitan Museum of Art that the Met doesn't have legal authority to charge admission fees but their lawsuits will go forward on allegations that the Met has been deceptive in how it asks for fees.
10/30/2013 6:19pmA New York judge has dismissed claims by museum goers suing the Metropolitan Museum of Art that the Met doesn't have legal authority to charge admission fees but their lawsuits will go forward on allegations that the Met has been deceptive in how it asks for fees.
10/30/2013 7:19pmA jury on Wednesday found a Northern California teen guilty of stealing celebrity chef Guy Fieri's Lamborghini sports car from a San Francisco dealership.