Disney estimates that the film earned $180 million in its first weekend in North American theaters — far surpassing industry analysts' loftiest expectations which had the film pegged for a $120 to $140 million debut.
More than 120 firefighters fought the blaze during the night as it gutted the 1909 building and spread to a theatre and a nearby night club. No casualties were reported.
Tribal leaders Native American tribes fear a proposed border wall as envisioned by US President Donald Trump will sever access to the Rio Grande river's water, spoiling religious traditions and ruining ancient culture for the tribes.
A treasure trove of rare manuscripts and books is set to be auctioned in Paris. It's the second attempt by a bankrupt French company to recoup some of its losses.
The American, grown-up musical "The Band's Visit" outmuscled the acclaimed and sprawling British import "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" for the most Tony Awards on Sunday, capturing 10 statuettes, including best musical.
Eunice Gayson, the actress who played the very first 'Bond Girl', has died at the age of 90, according to a post on the official James Bond Twitter account.
Anthony Bourdain, host of CNN’s food-and-travel-focused “Parts Unknown” television series, hanged himself in a French hotel room - the US network says.
Conductor and kanun player Hakan Gungor brings together musicians from the former Ottoman lands to form an orchestra.
As the Kim-Trump summit nears, the North Korean leader crafts a new image of a softer side while some South Koreans use Kim's image in marketing amid his rising popularity in the South.
New York City police say the fashion designer's death appears to be a suicide.
The film producer entered his plea in Manhattan Supreme Court on Tuesday morning after a grand jury indicted him last week in two cases.
A foundation set up shop in Kabul 12 years ago to preserve art forms that go back centuries crafts like ceramics, woodworking and calligraphy. More than three dozen artisans completed its latest masterpiece, a silk Quran.
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