Skip to content

National Lifestyle

Western art collected by T. Boone Pickens offered at auction

Western art collected by T. Boone Pickens offered at auction

DALLAS — Works of art depicting the American West and other pieces collected by the late Texas oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens are expected to sell at auction for more than $15 million. Christie's said Thursday that the auction will be held Oct.
Justices reject bid by Kanye West to get on Ohio ballot

Justices reject bid by Kanye West to get on Ohio ballot

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Rapper Kanye West will remain off Ohio’s fall presidential ballot after a decision Thursday by the state’s high court.
Academy Museum details plan for inaugural Miyazaki exhibit

Academy Museum details plan for inaugural Miyazaki exhibit

The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures is finally opening its doors in Los Angeles in April with an exhibit celebrating the works of the legendary Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki.
Maddow beneficiary of scramble for attention by authors

Maddow beneficiary of scramble for attention by authors

NEW YORK — It's high season for books that pick apart Donald Trump's presidency, and Rachel Maddow is a big beneficiary.
VIRUS DIARY: The coronavirus came, and she kept on training

VIRUS DIARY: The coronavirus came, and she kept on training

SEATTLE — This year started with so much promise.
TIFF kicks off pandemic film festival with 'American Utopia' drive-in screenings

TIFF kicks off pandemic film festival with 'American Utopia' drive-in screenings

TORONTO — Under the stars of a pandemic skyline, the Toronto International Film Festival kicked off Thursday night with a sea of moviegoers inside their vehicles instead of a darkened cinema.
Barrymore sets high standard in her models as talk show host

Barrymore sets high standard in her models as talk show host

NEW YORK — Drew Barrymore is setting a high standard for herself as she joins the world of daytime talk show hosts on Monday. She wants to emulate David Letterman and Howard Stern as interviewers.
George R.R. Martin can't build castle library in New Mexico

George R.R. Martin can't build castle library in New Mexico

SANTA FE, N.M. — “Game of Thrones” author George R.R. Martin won't be able to build a seven-sided, castle-style library at his compound in Santa Fe that drew objections from neighbours .
Michelle Latimer reverses the white settler lens with 'Inconvenient Indian'

Michelle Latimer reverses the white settler lens with 'Inconvenient Indian'

TORONTO — Director Michelle Latimer was poring over about 100 years of archival film footage for the Indigenous-focused short "Nimmikaage" a few years back when she noticed a trend.
'Avengers' and 'Game of Thrones' star Diana Rigg dies at 82

'Avengers' and 'Game of Thrones' star Diana Rigg dies at 82

LONDON — Diana Rigg, a commanding British actress whose career stretched from iconic 1960s spy series “The Avengers” to fantasy juggernaut “Game of Thrones,” has died. She was 82.
push icon
Be the first to read breaking stories. Enable push notifications on your device. Disable anytime.
No thanks