Society

Supermarket foods star in Seth Rogen’s raunchy ‘Sausage Party’

Supermarket foods star in Seth Rogen’s raunchy ‘Sausage Party’

Published 10/08/2016

Actor and writer Seth Rogen brings his latest offering to the big screen with "Sausage Party", an innuendo-filled animated film focusing on supermarket foods unaware [more…]

‘Life worth more than Pokemon,’ Venezuela gamers told

‘Life worth more than Pokemon,’ Venezuela gamers told

Published 10/08/2016

CARACAS A Pokemon Go player hides his cellphone in the carved out pages of a 19th-century French novel, hoping to avoid criminals on Venezuela's notoriously [more…]

Piltdown breakdown: new details about a famed scientific hoax

Piltdown breakdown: new details about a famed scientific hoax

Published 10/08/2016

WASHINGTON Researchers applying modern forensic techniques to a century-old puzzle have laid bare intriguing new details about one of the most notorious scientific hoaxes on [more…]

Your Money: What to do with leftover college savings plan cash

Your Money: What to do with leftover college savings plan cash

Published 09/08/2016

DETROIT Melissa Byers and Rich Rauh began stashing away money in 529 college savings accounts for their sons not long after they were born.When their [more…]

A Minute With: Robert Redford on magical childhood stories

A Minute With: Robert Redford on magical childhood stories

Published 09/08/2016

LOS ANGELES Hollywood veteran Robert Redford returns to his childhood love of fantasy stories in "Pete's Dragon," a new Disney film about an orphaned boy [more…]

Venezuelan art exhibition honors legacy of Frida Kahlo

Venezuelan art exhibition honors legacy of Frida Kahlo

Published 07/08/2016

An art gallery in the Venezuelan capital is honoring the late Mexican artist Frida Kahlo with an exposition featuring the works of 50 female Venezuelan [more…]

‘Scary’ Lucille Ball statue replaced in her New York hometown

‘Scary’ Lucille Ball statue replaced in her New York hometown

Published 06/08/2016

NEW YORK Lucille Ball fans can rest easy.A new statue honoring the "I Love Lucy" star was set to be unveiled on Saturday in Celoron, [more…]

A purrfect rescue: Italian coast guard saves drowning kitten

A purrfect rescue: Italian coast guard saves drowning kitten

Published 05/08/2016

ROME A tiny kitten that went for an ill-advised swim in the Sicilian sea has hung on to eight of its nine lives, thanks to [more…]

Extreme runner wants to be reunited with Chinese stray dog

Extreme runner wants to be reunited with Chinese stray dog

Published 05/08/2016

Extreme marathon runner Dion Leonard hopes to bring a stray dog which followed him for 125 kilometers (77 miles) during a race across China, back [more…]

Dutch man’s 10 day-wait at Chinese airport for woman ends in hospital

Dutch man’s 10 day-wait at Chinese airport for woman ends in hospital

Published 05/08/2016

A Dutch man spent 10 days at an airport in China waiting for a woman he met on the internet but ended up hospitalized after the stay took a [more…]