| Aug 8, 2012
| 1:54 PM
Belarus is pushing Sweden to shutter its embassy in Minsk by the end of the month, the latest in a string of diplomatic salvos between the two countries....
| Dec 18, 2011
It couldn't be further from the conventional period drama with the nipped-waist bodices and ostentatious accessories that frequently garner award show attention for costuming. Nonetheless, "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo," the American film based on...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 4:34 PM
In 1970, preschool teachers asked Marin County psychologist Judith Wallerstein how to deal with a rash of children who couldn't sleep, cried constantly or were too aggressive with playmates. The common denominator, the teachers said, was that the...
| Jan 29, 2012
For most men, it's about staying competitive in a youth-focused workplace. For others, it's a need to keep up with new young wives. And for some, well, they just like the sleek black tops on those "Jersey Shore" boys.
These are among the reasons stylists...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Brad Paisley estimates that he and his family spend a third of their time in Los Angeles -- most of it scheduled, he says, to "get away from the unbearable heat and the cold of winter" in their other home in Nashville. Even so, the country star has...
| Feb 27, 2012
Swedish actor Erland Josephson, one of fabled director Ingmar Bergman's closest friends and collaborators, known for his portrayals of aloof intellectuals and often Bergman's alter ego in such celebrated films as "Scenes From a Marriage" and "Cries and...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 5:00 AM
A tiny Orlando, Fla., family entertainment center plans to add seven attractions over the next few years in a bid to become a small amusement park with a collection of new rides that rivals its better-known neighbors.
Any of the new additions —...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Trent Reznor, who collaborated with Atticus Ross on the score for the American version of "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo," discusses "found" sounds in the film's soundtrack....
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:36 AM
Most leaders of the European Union agree to a treaty putting strict limits on government spending and borrowing. Britain is among four countries that decline to join, exposing rifts within the EU at a summit in Brussels aimed at saving the euro from its...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Jovan "J-1" Coleman, the drummer in Dam-Funk's Master Blazter trio, died Sunday in Sweden at age 32. The cause of death is unknown....
| Sep 24, 2010
| 4:35 PM
"Skit I Allt," the title of Dungen's seventh LP loosely translates to "hell with it," but the literal American translation doesn't distill its true meaning. Gustav Estjes, the wavy-haired wizard behind the Stockholm-based quartet, has toyed with...