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Zoologists are baffled by the strange behaviour of a troop of baboons at a Dutch zoo which have become inexplicably withdrawn.
Luis Antonio Ramos became emotional talking about the chance to play something other than a stereotypical Latino character.
Myanmar movie director Zay Par is doing what would have been unthinkable two years ago -- putting the finishing touches to a film that harks back to a 1988 student uprising.
Scottish actor Peter Capaldi is the next star of the long-running science fiction series "Doctor Who," the BBC announced Sunday.
Michelle Obama took to Twitter on Sunday to send her husband an affectionate birthday message.
Action comedy "2 Guns" blazed its way to the top of the North American box office this weekend as the Smurfs were left feeling blue.
RCA Legacy is releasing a three-CD box set "Elvis at Stax: Deluxe Edition" on Tuesday. It's the first time Elvis Presley's songs recorded at Stax are together in the same release.
Pretoria was the place to be for the country’s motoring enthusiasts today as 12,000 petrol-heads from all walks of life descended on Zwartkops Raceway in Pretoria.
You think French women don't get fat, their kids never throw food, couples have lots of good sex and families eat gourmet dinners every night? Think again.
A massive gathering of hot-air balloon enthusiasts in northeastern France has set two world records.
The KwaZulu-Natal government paid R28-million for a jazz festival in Durban that never took place.
Do you think French women don't get fat, their kids never throw food, couples have lots of good sex and families eat gourmet dinners every night? Think again.
Half a century after Britain's infamous Great Train Robbery, the most notorious member of the gang, Ronnie Biggs, is unrepentant and says he is proud of his role in the heist.
If you go down to the bins today you're sure to get a big surprise.
Julius Chambers, a Charlotte attorney whose practice was in the forefront of the civil rights movement in North Carolina, has died, his law firm said Saturday. He was 76.
The Duke of Edinburgh, currently resting after undergoing abdominal surgery in June, is set to resume with public duties earlier than doctors anticipated.
New father Prince William says his mind has been stuck in "baby mode," including dealing with nappies.
Newborn Prince George, carried from the hospital to the royal car, appeared in a cotton swaddle with the tiny birds on it. Mums-to-be wanted to know: Who are you wearing?
In the battle for TV ratings, Pakistan's top channels are making money out of Ramadan by broadcasting round-the-clock chat shows mixing prizes, charity and prayer.
Some 200 activists waving rainbow flags and carrying hand-painted banners biked in a colourful convoy through central Hanoi Sunday as part of the communist country's second parade
Tens of thousands of festival-goers, many dressed in pink or wearing studded leather, are in Amsterdam in honor of one of the city's biggest parties: Gay Pride.
Another theft has been reported at the billionaires' resort of the Hotel de Saint Jean Cap Ferrat, east of Nice. Earlier this year Cannes was also hit during its film festival.
The Russian Culture Minister has barred the US band from performing at a local festival following an incident with the national flag.
Hundreds of runners in China have sprinted their way up 82 floors and more than 2,000 stairs as the country's first ever "vertical run" was held in a Beijing skyscraper. would like to send you push notifications.
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