Entertainment

On the road: Nobel laureate Soyinka to teach in South Africa

Sep 23, 2017

Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka says being an itinerant teacher has become "a way of life" as he takes up a post as visiting professor at the University of Johannesburg

Worlds of Islam, Michael Jackson collide in Egyptian film

Sep 23, 2017

In a new Egyptian film, an ultra-conservative Muslim is torn by his love of Michael Jackson, mirroring a country's struggle between traditions and modern global influences

Trump says NFL should fire players who kneel during anthem

Sep 23, 2017

President Donald Trump says National Football League owners should fire players who kneel during the national anthem

Hannity boycott call fizzling, at least publicly

Sep 22, 2017

A call to boycott Sean Hannity's show on Fox News Channel last month has gained little momentum

Reports say Kylie Jenner is pregnant with first child

Sep 22, 2017

Is there going to be another addition to the Jenner-Kardashian clan

Army mobilizes in Rio as shootings erupt in several areas

Sep 22, 2017

Shootouts have erupted in several areas of Rio de Janeiro, prompting Brazilian authorities to shut roads, close schools and ask for the Army to intervene

Miss Turkey dethroned over 'unacceptable' tweet on coup

Sep 22, 2017

Organizers have stripped Miss Turkey 2017 of her crown over a social media posting that was deemed insulting to the memory of some 250 people who were killed while opposing last year's failed military coup

Electronic music icon Gary Numan returns to the spotlight

Sep 22, 2017

Electronic music icon Gary Numan returns to the spotlight with a new bleak, industrial album and partial credit goes an interesting influence _ Donald Trump.

Shawn Mendes talks about escaping earthquake, donates $100k

Sep 22, 2017

Shawn Mendes has launched an online fundraiser to help those affected by the Mexican earthquake days escaping unharmed from the tremor ahead of a planned show in Mexico City

All opposed? Jordan Klepper's 'Opposition' spoof sure is

Sep 22, 2017

Jordan Klepper's new Comedy Central series, "The Opposition," aims to lampoon a rash of rabid world views.

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