Gaga says wrong time for 'Chromatica;' Rock Hall reschedules

From finding ways to help others cope to sheltering in place to canceling events, here’s a look at some of the ways the entertainment industry is reacting to the spread of the coronavirus, which most ...

'Quiet Place 2' delayed, as Hollywood braces for shut down

NEW YORK (AP) — The entertainment industry, a business predicated on drawing crowds in theaters, cinemas and concert venues, is bracing for possible shutdown in the coming weeks due to the coronavirus...

Tour, festival cancellations ramp up due to virus outbreak

Tours, awards shows, conventions and festivals are announcing cancellations and postponements daily due to the new coronavirus outbreak, causing a major impact on entertainment events both in the Stat...

Coronavirus: How helpful is traditional Chinese medicine in fighting the disease?

In a recent article published on a public WeChat account for medical news, Tang Ying, the director of a county-level hospital in Henan province, describes how she's keeping her doctors safe from t...

German TCM practitioner and stinky tofu lover becomes naturalized Taiwanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A German academic and medical professional has become a naturalized Taiwanese citizen after practicing Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in Taiwan for 12 years. Silver...

AP Exclusive: Julie Andrews reflects on her Hollywood years

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Everyone is on their best behavior when Julie Andrews is around. It's early June in Los Angeles and Andrews is coming to film segments for a night of guest program...

Auction of collection of TCM's Robert Osborne includes Oscar

DAVENPORT, Wash. (AP) — A 1936 Oscar is among the items going up for auction from the collection of the late Turner Classic Movies host Robert Osborne. Grant Zahajko (zuh-HAHJ'-koh) ...

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay shares 17 'essentials' with TCM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ava DuVernay is bringing 17 of her favorite classic films to Turner Classic Movies' "The Essentials" series. The "Selma" and "Wrinkle in Time" director has selecte...

Q&A: Rob Reiner on 'When Harry Met Sally's' 30th anniversary

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rob Reiner and Nora Ephron's classic relationship comedy "When Harry Met Sally..." is turning 30 this summer, and what better way to celebrate than with a splashy screening to kick ...

25 years later, TCM still abides (so movie lovers pray)

NEW YORK (AP) — There is always an asteroid, real or imagined, bearing down on Turner Classic Movies . Fears that something might befall the commercial-less bastion of classic Hollyw...

Eat red dates on Chunfen, spring equinox, in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Today on the lunisolar calendar is Chunfen (春分), the spring equinox, when adherents to traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) believe the body needs special nourishment to adjust t...

World Pangolin Day Comes Amid Alarming Number of Seizures

It's been more than two years since the ban on global trade in all pangolin species went into effect. But it has not been enough. Roughly two million pangolins have since been poached. This yea...

Photo of the Day: Chinese textbook warns drinking cold water can be deadly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Many Western netizens are getting a laugh at a cartoon found by an American editor in a Chinese textbook warning children about the dangers of drinking cold water to the heart ...

TV holiday joy means 'Wonderful Life,' Reba, romance, Santa

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In need of a jolt of holiday joy? Or a comforting share of romance or silliness or spirituality? Television has you covered. There are classic old movies ("It's a ...

Foods eaten on Lidong, 1st day of winter, in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Today (Nov. 7) is Lidong (立冬), the first day of winter on the lunisolar calendar and as such, it is a time when Taiwanese traditionally prepare for the cold and soggy winter in...