Prince William got 'very large sum' in phone hack settlement

LONDON -- Prince William, the heir to the British throne, quietly received “a very large sum of money” in a 2020 settlement with the British newspaper… Read more

AP image of Mariupol hospital attack wins World Press Photo

AMSTERDAM -- Associated Press photographer Evgeniy Maloletka won the World Press Photo of the Year award on Thursday for his harrowing image of emergency… Read more

Keri Russell evolves from silky spy to sweaty 'Diplomat'

The first sign is the hair. Not exactly a total mess. But definitely not neat, either.

Keri Russell’s hair on “The Diplomat,” her new Netflix… Read more

Vermont capital springs to life through poetry each April

MONTPELIER, Vt. -- As spring starts to blossom in New England, some Vermont communities come to life with the sites and sounds of written verse.

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'The Phantom of the Opera' closes on Broadway after 35 years

NEW YORK -- The final curtain came down Sunday on New York's production of “The Phantom of the Opera,” ending Broadway’s longest-running show with… Read more

Japan auteur Kitano's latest samurai film headed to Cannes

TOKYO -- Takeshi Kitano’s new film, premiering at the Cannes Film Festival next month, is a samurai story without heroes, mercilessly portraying human… Read more

Shinkai sticking to what he knows best: Japan, youth, anime

TOKYO -- Makoto Shinkai doesn't yet know the story he will tell in his next film, only that it will be about what he knows best.

For one,… Read more

Why are there so many good TV shows to watch right now?

Picture May 17, 2001. In the final seconds of the season seven finale of "Friends," Jennifer Aniston’s Rachel reveals she's pregnant — but who's… Read more

Fed up by LA pothole, Arnold Schwarzenegger fills it himself

LOS ANGELES -- Fed up by an enormous pothole in his Los Angeles neighborhood, Arnold Schwarzenegger picked up a shovel and filled it himself.

The… Read more