Germany combs museums for Nazi-looted art

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) BERLIN—Germany will set up an independent center to comb museum collections for art looted by the Nazis, the country's culture minister said, shortly before representatives more…

Beauty triumphs over tragedy

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_633599" align="alignright" width="223" caption=""Peace & Safety" – art by Karyne Wee/Kogata Yatsura"][/caption] Why is anyone in their right mind dancing, painting or writing a tone poem? Considering more…

Legendary comic Sid Caesar dies at 91

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — Innovative, influential comedy genius Sid Caesar, whose sketches lit up 1950s television with zany humor, has died at age 91. Family spokesman Eddy Friedfeld more…

Barbie dons swimsuit for Sports Illustrated

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AD AGE) There's going to be a new, more plasticky model posing alongside the flesh-and-blood ones in theSports Illustrated's Swimsuit Issue next week. For a new campaign, Mattel more…

Derek Jeter to retire after 2014 season

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) NEW YORK -- New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter says he will retire after this season. Jeter posted a long letter on his Facebook account Wednesday saying that more…