LOS ANGELES -- Karin Dicker and Steven Sarott first saw "Bohemian Rhapsody" on Halloween night. When the credits rolled, Dicker turned to her husband of 22 years and said, "Let's see it again."
They did just that the ...Read more
Hollywood's attention will be squarely focused on the Oscars this weekend, where "Green Book," "Roma" and "A Star Is Born" will vie for the top prize. At the same time, the cinema industry is hoping Toothless, the dragon, ...Read more
(UPI) A Tennessee police department is seeking volunteers willing to get drunk for a training exercise, with drinks and transportation provided.
The Coopertown Police Department said six volunteers will be treated to a ...Read more
(UPI) A Peru department store chain broke a Guinness World Record by creating a pair of jeans roughly the size of a 22-story building.
The Paris department store chain, owned by Cencosud, teamed with fashion brand Kansas ...Read more
Mindfulness isn't always the best approach. Sometimes the mind needs to hand the problem off to another source. The body has wisdom, too. So do the myriad of automatic responses each of us have that we'd be hard-pressed ...Read more
"The Museum of Modern Love" by Heather Rose; Algonquin Books (304 pages, $15.95)
For nearly three months in 2010, Serbian performance artist Marina Abramovic sat inside New York's Museum of Modern Art for seven hours a ...Read more
"The NASA Archives: 60 Years in Space" by Piers Bizony, Andrew Chaikin and Roger Launius; Taschen (468 pages, $150)
Jules Verne's space dreams began with a gun. A big one. In his 1865 sci-fi novel "From the Earth to the ...Read more
The top 10 DVD rentals at Redbox kiosks for the week of Feb. 11:
1. Bohemian Rhapsody -- Fox
2. Dr. Seuss' The Grinch -- Universal
3. Nobody's Fool (2018) -- Paramount
4. Widows -- Fox
5. The Girl in the Spider's Web ...Read more
"In a House of Lies" by Ian Rankin; Little, Brown (384 pages, $27)
Edinburgh police detective John Rebus has never gone quiet into that good night. Although Ian Rankin "officially" retired his perennial character in 2007'...Read more
The worlds of books and movies collide daily on my desk -- and on the 2019 movie release schedule, which is full of adaptations of classic and current novels. Here's a sampling of what's coming soon, to whet the literary ...Read more
In 1964, a French television interviewer asked composer Michel Legrand if writing for film is "sort of like selling your soul."
The occasion was the release that year of director Jacques Demy's "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg...Read more
NEW YORK -- CNN, a frequent target of President Donald Trump, hired a member of his administration to be its new political editor and oversee 2020 election coverage.
Sarah Isgur Flores will join CNN next month, according ...Read more
(UPI) A Thailand man preparing to leave for work had to call for help when he discovered a huge python attached to the bottom of his truck.
The man said he was preparing to leave his Chonburi home when he noticed the big ...Read more
(UPI) A Kentucky woman whose package was taken from her porch reviewed security camera footage and identified the unexpected culprits -- her own dogs.
Ashley Craig Hymer said she ordered a package from Amazon and began to...Read more
Entertainer Charo and her family are mourning the unexpected death of her husband, Kjell Rasten, who died by suicide on Monday. He was 78 (not 79, as other outlets have reported).
"Yesterday, Kjell, my husband of forty ...Read more
(UPI) A trio of wandering cows strolled into a supermarket in Hong Kong and were caught on camera feasting on produce.
A video captured by a witness at the Fusion store in Mui Wo shows the three cows eating fruits and ...Read more
(UPI) A vegan bride-to-be's unusual wedding stipulation is going viral after she revealed that she uninvited all meat eaters from the ceremony -- including her own mother.
The 20-year-old Australian woman wrote in a now-...Read more
(UPI) An Ohio 10-year-old is a Guinness World Record holder after his dentist removed a baby tooth measuring .94 inches long.
Curtis Buddie, 10, visited Dr. Scott Bossert at The Gentle Dentist in Columbus to have the ...Read more
(UPI) Drivers in an Australian state will soon be able to get license plates personalized with their favorite emoji.
Personalized Plates Queensland said the state's available vanity plates will be expanded March 1 to ...Read more
(UPI) A tongue-in-cheek petition going viral online features a bold proposal to reduce the national debt: Selling Montana to Canada for $1 trillion.
The Change.org petition, started by a user named Ian Hammond for an ...Read more
- Karl Lagerfeld, designer who translated the mood of the moment and saved Chanel, dies
- Barbra Streisand, José Andrés, Queen Latifah to introduce best-picture Oscar nominees
- Brothers tied to alleged attack on 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett meet with prosecutors, detectives
- Rabbit does 20 tricks in 1 minute for Guinness record
- Florida man records battle between alligator, python
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