Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip holds final show

Aug 21, 2016

Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip holds final show

A delirious sold-out crowd and countless Canadians on live TV watched the final concert by rock band The Tragically Hip, whose lead singer and songwriter Gord Downie has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. The band, an indelible part of Canada’s national identity with ...

Aug 20, 2016

Kimura apologizes for SMAP breakup

A core member of the five-man pop group SMAP has offered an apology for the band’s decision to break up on Dec. 31 after more than a quarter of a century together. “I now cannot find words to say to all of our fans ...

Jul 14, 2016

Schweinsteiger, Ivanovic get married

German soccer star Bastian Schweinsteiger has tied the knot with Serbian tennis player Ana Ivanovic. Photos of the couple in Venice, Italy, had stirred talk that they were getting married. On Wednesday, the 31-year-old Manchester United player posted a picture of himself and his ...

Jul 2, 2016

Illinois man charged in 'Celebgate' nude photo hack

An Illinois man was charged on Friday in relation to one of the biggest celebrity hacks, in which a phishing scheme led to nude photos of Hollywood stars being posted online. Edward Majerczyk, 28, agreed as part of a deal with federal authorities in ...

Ready to rumble: Asian pro wrestlers dream of stardom

Jun 19, 2016

Ready to rumble: Asian pro wrestlers dream of stardom

Kenneth Thexeira is a mild-mannered writer for an interior-design magazine by day, but on certain nights his alter ego bursts forth in golden tights and a baby-blue cape: enter “The Eurasian Dragon.” The 27-year-old Singaporean is part of a small but growing community of ...