Taylor Swift, Microsoft among those buying up .porn, .adult suffixes

Singer Taylor Swift, Microsoft Corp. and Harvard University are among those buying up .porn and .adult Web suffixes as a pre-emptive move before those domain names become available this summer. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN, is making Internet address suffixes beyond the usual .com or ...

'The X-Files' to return after 13-year 'commercial break'

Mar 25, 2015

'The X-Files' to return after 13-year 'commercial break'

Cult sci-fi TV show “The X-Files” is returning for six new episodes, 13 years after David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson’s last outing as agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully. The Emmy- and Golden Globe-winning series — which ran for nine seasons, or over 200 ...

'Sound of Music' film marks 50th birthday

Mar 19, 2015

'Sound of Music' film marks 50th birthday

The hills are alive with the sound of a big, lucrative anniversary. The 1965 Oscar-winning film adaptation of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical “The Sound of Music” is celebrating its 50th birthday this year and its star Julie Andrews can’t quite believe it. “This ...

'Top Gear' presenter Clarkson brushes off suspension

Mar 12, 2015

'Top Gear' presenter Clarkson brushes off suspension

Jeremy Clarkson, the controversial presenter of hit BBC program “Top Gear,” joked about his suspension as an online petition for him to be reinstated gathered over half a million signatures on Wednesday. “I’m just off to the job center,” he told reporters outside his ...

Sarah Brightman working on song to perform from space

Mar 11, 2015

Sarah Brightman working on song to perform from space

British singer Sarah Brightman says she is working with ex-husband Andrew Lloyd-Webber to create a song she will perform from space when she blasts off to the International Space Station later this year. The 54-year-old soprano, known to many for her duet with tenor ...

Madonna Paris concert sells out in 'five minutes'

Mar 10, 2015

Madonna Paris concert sells out in 'five minutes'

A Dec. 9 concert in Paris by U.S. pop star Madonna sold out within “five minutes” of going on sale Monday, the organizers of the event said. All 15,000 tickets for the concert, priced from €51 to €205 ($55 to $223), were snapped up, ...