| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:10 AM
This Halloween marks the 20th anniversary of the death of actor River Phoenix, who succumbed to an accidental drug overdose outside a West Hollywood nightclub in 1993 at the age of 23. On Tuesday, two days before the anniversary, the actor's unreleased...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Sometimes the smallest notion can create magic.
The 1973 animated special "A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving " was based on a "very simple idea," said the show's producer Lee Mendelson. Charles M. Schulz, the creator of the beloved "Peanuts" comic strip,...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:46 PM
World leaders Wednesday denounced the violence unleashed by Egyptian security forces to disperse Islamist protesters in Cairo. But Muslim Brotherhood allies of the demonstrators applauded their defiance as important in the quest for Muslim power...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 10:09 AM
ANTAKYA, Turkey--Turkey’s former military chief was sentenced to life in prison on Monday, convicted along with many others of trying to overthrow the government of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Retired Gen. Ilker Basbug was the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:37 PM
WASHINGTON -- Iran and six world powers appeared to close in on a preliminary agreement in Geneva on Thursday that would begin to limit Tehran’s nuclear development after a decade of frustrating negotiations, according to diplomats.
| Nov 27, 2013
| 8:41 AM
WASHINGTON – Forget what you think you know about the presidential turkey pardoning. When President Obama steps into the Rose Garden on Wednesday afternoon with the 2013 National Thanksgiving Turkey, he won’t be following the likes of...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 1:42 PM
This Thanksgiving, the White House wants to know: Do you like Popcorn or Caramel? But don’t expect either on your dinner plate.
As part of the annual Thanksgiving turkey pardon, the White House is once again asking people to vote on which of the...
| Sep 15, 2013
On Sept. 6, the State Department issued a warning for southeastern Turkey, recommending that U.S. citizens "defer non-essential travel" to that area. The department allowed non-emergency personnel and families to leave its consulate in Adana. Adana is...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 12:30 PM
"The O.C.," the Fox youth drama that ran from 2003-2007, has been adapted for the first time by another country through Turkey's Star TV.
Warner Bros. International Television Production sent the series overseas for a 13-episode first season.
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. Last Wednesday, Americans returned to the grim task of commemorating the worst act of domestic terrorism in U.S. history, the day Islamist fundamentalists seized four airliners and killed nearly...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Russell Crowe is feeling passionate about his directorial debut "The Water Diviner," with shooting starting Dec. 2 in Australia.
"It's a love story above all and it's very culturally significant," Crowe told Variety at AFM. "This is where Australia...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Turkey Hill Dairy is recalling several flavors of its ice cream due to the possibility that some packages may contain metal shavings, though there have been no reports of any objects being found or any injuries. Here are the flavors......