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Walmart teams up with Ellen DeGeneres to launch fashion line8/15/2018 4:06:27 AM Walmart Inc said on Wednesday that it would tie up with comedian and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to launch a women's fashion line, its latest attempt to make deeper inroads into the apparel space and gain market share in the category.Crazy rich on film, proud to be Asian8/14/2018 10:42:51 PM The film is called "Crazy Rich Asians," but the cast is proud to be showcasing such a rare array of Asian culture and identity in a Hollywood movie.Ailing Aretha Franklin visited by Stevie Wonder, Jesse Jackson8/14/2018 7:52:06 PM Aretha Franklin, the legendary soul singer who has fallen gravely ill, was visited at her Detroit-area home on Tuesday by fellow recording artist Stevie Wonder, U.S. civil rights leader Jesse Jackson and ex-husband Glynn Turman, her publicist said.British actress can sue Weinstein for sex trafficking: U.S. judge8/14/2018 7:01:32 PM Movie producer Harvey Weinstein must face a U.S. lawsuit by a British actress who has accused him of violating sex trafficking laws by inviting her to a hotel room in France and sexually assaulting her, a federal judge ruled on Tuesday.Hundreds hurt as Spanish festival boardwalk collapses into sea8/14/2018 6:33:25 AM Hundreds of people were hurt, two seriously, when a wooden platform collapsed at a seaside music festival in northwestern Spain on Sunday night, local authorities said.Like 'The Wife,' Glenn Close says she's a late bloomer8/14/2018 1:17:16 AM Glenn Close may be known for playing strong, often ruthless women, but like her long subdued character in "The Wife" she says she's only just starting to feel comfortable in her own skin.Life on the edge: Scottish rapper probes UK wealth gap at Fringe8/13/2018 7:16:03 AM Scottish writer Darren McGarvey's one-man show at the Edinburgh Fringe, informed by his own violent and addictive past, is a powerful insight into Britain's wealth gap via rap and acid comedy.With K-pop back in U.S. spotlight, Korean-American stars take hope8/12/2018 6:58:43 PM Tens of thousands of fans eagerly rode the wave of Korean pop or K-pop this weekend at a convention in Los Angeles, the world's entertainment capital, at a time when a boy band's success in America is giving new hope to many stars in the music genre.'The Meg' bites off strong $44.5 million debut8/12/2018 5:32:41 PM LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - "The Meg" devoured the competition at the domestic box office.Lebanese pop sensation reveals breast cancer battle in music video8/12/2018 5:20:35 PM Lebanese pop singer Elissa surprised fans this week by revealing in a new music video that she had overcome breast cancer, raising awareness of a disease campaigners say can be a taboo topic of discussion in Lebanon.'Asian August' comes to Hollywood, but will it last?8/10/2018 10:13:32 PM Phil Yu is excited. The Los Angeles-based blogger saw an advance screening months ago of "Crazy Rich Asians" and now the first Hollywood movie in 25 years with an all-Asian cast is about to arrive in theaters along with two other predominantly Asian films.'Insatiable' TV cast rejects fat-shaming jibes but reviews are harsh8/10/2018 8:36:26 PM The cast of "Insatiable" defended their new television show against accusations of fat-shaming, but unusually harsh reviews suggest the U.S. series has more to worry about than the debate around weight and popularity.'Cold War' opens largest Sarajevo film festival8/10/2018 12:44:15 PM "Cold War", by Oscar-winning Polish director Pawel Pawlikowski, will open the 24th Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF) on Friday, the largest film competition and industry platform in a region stretching from Vienna to Istanbul.Los Angeles prosecutors review sex assault cases against actors Seagal, Anderson8/10/2018 4:51:22 AM The Los Angeles District Attorney's office said on Thursday that it was reviewing new sexual assault cases involving three celebrities: film producer Harvey Weinstein, action movie star Steven Seagal, and actor Anthony Anderson, the star of the television comedy series "Black-ish."Spike Lee hopes Trump watches KKK film 'BlacKkKlansman'8/9/2018 11:05:05 PM Director Spike Lee says he wants U.S. President Donald Trump to see his new movie "BlacKkKlansman," an impassioned, tense but often funny movie about race relations in the United States across the decades.Cult movie 'Heathers' about U.S. high school set for re-release8/9/2018 6:02:18 PM When the dark comedy "Heathers" was released three decades ago it did not become a mainstream success, but the movie about four teenage girls at a U.S. high school achieved something cooler: it became a cult classic.Grammy-award winning singer Albita lights up Cuban version of Carmen8/9/2018 2:34:25 PM Grammy-award winning singer Albita Rodriguez is such a celebrated interpreter of Cuban music that when a new version of the opera Carmen was produced set in revolutionary Havana a role was created especially for her.Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie spar over child support, house loan8/9/2018 1:32:07 AM Brad Pitt on Wednesday rebutted claims that he had failed to support his children and accused his estranged wife Angelina Jolie of trying to manipulate the media in their long drawn-out divorce.Oscars move to honor 'popular' movies sparks swift backlash8/8/2018 9:11:49 PM The Oscars will introduce a new award for popular films and the annual ceremony will be limited to three hours, organizers said on Wednesday, in a bid to stave off slumping audiences for the movie industry's most prestigious honors.'Communist' Frida Kahlo swept up in debate on cultural change in Hungary8/8/2018 4:51:59 PM Sixty-four years after her death, the personal life and politics of Frida Kahlo have come under scrutiny in Hungary.