Roughly 71% of our planet's surface is covered by water in one overwhelming form or another. The mission accomplished in "Aquarela," from Russian filmmaker Victor Kossakovsky to overwhelm, and to awe-strike the viewer with...Read more
(UPI) A group dedicated to promoting and preserving the Yiddish language held a special class for an unusual group of students: "Yiddish for Dogs."
The "Yiddish for Dogs" class, held Sunday in New York's Central Park, ...Read more
(UPI) Monday marks the beginning of a twice-annual phenomenon known as "Chicagohenge," when the sun aligns photogenically with the grid of Chicago's streets.
The phenomenon, which coincides with the spring and fall ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Television has never been so damn good, Bryan Cranston boasted in the opening moments of Sunday night's Emmy telecast, and, wonder of wonders, voters actually made a great many choices this year that ...Read more
Under this Leo moon square to Uranus, if someone seems to prefer you to feel obligated, take it as a warning sign that a manipulator is at work. People of good character don't want you to feel obligated to them. They ...Read more
(UPI) A Vermont retiree who passes time using his metal detector to scan a popular park reunited a woman with the class ring she lost 26 years ago.
Daniel Plummer, who worked for 13 years as a security officer for the ...Read more
(UPI) An Idaho man attending a Guinness World Records event in Toronto captured the record for furthest tortilla throw, hurling the disc-shaped food item a distance of 54 feet, 5 inches.
David Rush, who has broken over ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- There were at least 100 of them, would-be partygoers languishing in line on Melrose Avenue. It was muggy, and the hairspray was no longer holding. But HBO had won more Emmys than any other network on Sunday ...Read more
(UPI) A surfer off the Massachusetts coast had an uncomfortably close encounter with a great white shark and moment was captured by a photographer on shore.
Devon Zimmerman, 30, said he had only been surfing on Cape Cod ...Read more
You get a book, and you get a book! And you get a book!
"Oprah's Book Club" is coming to Apple TV+, the tech company and Oprah Winfrey announced Monday. The series will premiere at the platform's launch with a new episode...Read more
(UPI) Guinness World Records confirmed 596 kitesurfers broke a record at a Brazilian beach when they practiced their hobby in unison.
A Guinness adjudicator was on hand at the Winds for Future event at Cumbuco Beach, in ...Read more
(UPI) A pond next to a Michigan school was drained to remove a stray alligator spotted swimming loose by a teacher.
The creature spotted swimming last week by a teacher at Bedford Junior High School in Temperance was ...Read more
(UPI) Animal rescuers in New York state came to the assistance of a deer that ended up stuck in a lacrosse net in a resident's back yard.
Strong Island Animal Rescue, which shared photos and video of the rescue on ...Read more
(New Elektra )
The Highwomen album is brilliantly branded.
Country radio playlists this decade have become ridiculously, unconscionably dude-dominated. The bold response of Brandi Carlile,...Read more
In one lovely Libran legend, two identical birds coexist on the tree of life. One bird delights in eating the fruits from the tree; the other looks down from above and rejoices in the other's eating. As the Libra sun ...Read more
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- Academy Award-winning actor Forest Whitaker had been acting for 25 years before he felt he was really up to the task.
"I decided I wanted to try to do it my second year of college," he says. "But ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- "Oh, my God! Oh, my God!," actor Billy Porter yelled excitedly on the Emmys stage Sunday, prompting a standing ovation during the ceremony.
Porter made history as the first openly gay black man to win an ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Michelle Williams, winner of the Emmy Award for lead actress in a limited series or movie for her portrayal of Gwen Verdon in FX's "Fosse/Verdon," elaborated on her onstage plea for pay equity in the ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Style-wise, the big story on the arrivals carpet at the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards was color -- starting with the carpet itself, with the traditional red swapped out for purple to give the proceedings a dash...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- In the annals of Hollywood events, the words "no host" have forever occasioned despair in the hearts of participants: "You mean we have to pay for our drinks? What kind of cheap operation is this?"
- The 10 weirdest things at the very weird Emmys 2019
- Gold Standard: Wonder of wonders, the Emmys have never been so damn good
- 'Downton Abbey' dominates 'Ad Astra' and 'Rambo: Last Blood' at box office
- Column: 'Game of Thrones': The Emmys sweep that wasn't
- Patricia Arquette champions trans rights in powerful Emmys speech