Fashion designer Mori dies, age 96

Mori symbolized the rise of Japan as a modern, fashionable nation and the rise of the working woman.

By YURI KAGEYAMA
2 days ago
Iran denies involvement in Rushdie attack

In its first public commentary following the stabbing attack on Sir Salman Rushdie in New York, Iran has denied involvement in the incident.

By viki
4 days ago
MIDNIGHT OIL BRISBANE Midnight Oil headline the Mundi Mundi Bash with other big names set to perform at the outback event.
Midnight Oil headlines outback festival

Dusty red plains will play host to the biggest festival ever seen in outback NSW where Australian rock royalty take to the stage for a three-day event.

By Phoebe Loomes
2 days ago
Baldwin speaks out about film-set shooting

The actor offered an explanation as to how the prop gun that killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins could have fired without him pulling the trigger.

By Mike Bedigan
2 days ago
Master satirist Randy Rainbow nominated for fourth Emmy

Having raised musical parody to a political-satire art form, Randy Rainbow faces stiff competition for fourth Emmy nomination.

By Lynn Elber
2 days ago
R. Kelly's sex charges trial all about 'hidden dark side'

R. Kelly’s defence tells jury not to accept portrayal of her client as “a monster” as opening statements heard in singer’s sex charges trial.

By Michael Tarm and Don Babwin
2 days ago
Anne Heche's death ruled an accident

The coroner has released the final cause of the actor’s death after weeks of speculation following the fiery car crash.

By nadinetuback
2 days ago
Pop Idol star Danesh dies, age 41

The Scottish-born singer found fame on Popstars and Pop Idol before a career in the West End.

By chrisbartlett
3 days ago
From shining star to convicted sex trafficker, the downfall of R. Kelly

R&B singer R.Kelly faces trial in Chicago on child pornography and obstruction of justice charges, following his New York federal court sentencing in June to three decades behind bars on sex trafficking charges.

By The Associated Press
4 days ago