| Aug 11, 2013
| 8:00 AM
A worldwide travel alert issued Aug. 2 by the U.S. State Department warns Americans to be alert to "the continued potential for terrorist attacks, particularly in the Middle East and North Africa, and possibly occurring in or emanating from the Arabian...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:32 AM
It isn't just the U.S. government that's hinting at military action against Bashar Assad's government for its alleged use of chemical weapons against Syrian civilians.
On Wednesday, NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said the use of such...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 5:21 PM
The Chinese government Wednesday issued what it said were record-high fines totaling $108 million in connection with the scandal-ridden baby formula industry.
The government fined five foreign companies — Mead Johnson Nutrition Co. and Abbott...
| Sep 2, 2013
Hollywood is not the center of the cinema universe in film critic-historian Mark Cousins' acclaimed 15-hour documentary, "The Story of Film: An Odyssey," which has its U.S. television premiere Monday evening on Turner Classic Movies.
Cousins, 48, said...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:16 AM
NEW YORK -- It’s -- wait for it -- raining Wednesday at the U.S. Open and play is suspended until at least 11:30 a.m. PDT.
A few matches were completed before rain stopped play. Women’s No. 3 seed Agnieszka Radwanska beat Maria-Teresa Torro-...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 9:43 AM
BEIRUT — United Nations chemical weapons inspectors on Wednesday visited an area east of Damascus allegedly attacked with chemical weapons last week, and the world body's leader said the team needed four days on the ground to complete its work....
| Sep 6, 2013
| 8:49 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia – President Obama said Friday he will take his case for military strikes in Syria to the nation in an address next week as he argued against letting “paralysis” at the United Nations stand in the way of an...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:52 PM
A four-time Oscar nominee for his animated works such as “The Triplets of Belleville” and “The Illusionist,” filmmaker Sylvain Chomet will see his live-action feature debut, the whimsically melancholy “Attila Marcel,”...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Halle Berry and her beau Olivier Martinez have wed after about three years of dating.
Berry, 46, who is expecting a baby with Martinez, 47, wed the French actor on Saturday at the Chateau des Conde in Vallery, France, her rep told People.
| Jun 26, 2013
| 7:58 AM
Melissa McCarthy, starring in "The Heat" (which opens Friday) with Sandra Bullock, is a talented comedic actress, on screens big ("Bridesmaids") and small ("Mike and Molly"). But she seems to have had to spend a lot of time talking to interviewers...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 11:05 AM
PARIS -- French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault told the National Assembly on Wednesday that France must take action in the face of Syria's alleged use of chemical weapons.
Opening a parliamentary debate on the possibility of military intervention in...