Pantone creates 'Purple Rain' hue to honor Prince

Aug 15, 2017

Pantone creates 'Purple Rain' hue to honor Prince

A shade of purple named for the late superstar Prince was announced Monday by the icon's estate. The "Purple Rain" hue created by the Pantone Color Institute was dubbed "Love Symbol #2," paying tribute to his custom Yamaha piano and the squiggly graphic he began ...

Taylor Swift doesn't sugar-coat testimony in groping case

Aug 11, 2017

Taylor Swift doesn't sugar-coat testimony in groping case

A defiant and occasionally exasperated Taylor Swift insisted during a whirlwind hour of testimony Thursday that a Denver disc jockey grabbed her bare backside and held on for a long time during a meet-and-greet before a concert. The pop superstar used explicit language that seemed ...

Acrobat dies in Spanish festival fall

Jul 9, 2017

Acrobat dies in Spanish festival fall

An acrobat has fallen to his death in front of horrified onlookers at a festival in Madrid, sparking anger at organizers who refused to halt performances following the accident. Pedro Aunion Monroy, a Spanish performance artist living in Britain, tumbled around 30 meters (100 feet) ...