arts & entertainment
The chanchona band, Los Hermanos Lovo trace their roots back to rural El Salvador, and they're all about the party.
A new study from the University of Virginia found that viewing "SpongeBob Square Pants" immediately impaired attention spans among 4-year-olds.
According to an epidemiologist, the deadly pandemic virus in the blockbuster film "Contagion" could happen in real life.
In honor of 10-year anniversary of 9/11, Jules and Gedeon Naudet recently remade their 2002 documentary, re-interviewing some of the firefighters from the first film.
The tragedy of 9/11 expressed through the works of classical composers, who create 'portable sites of public memory.'
The future of opera may be in China, where new opera houses are being built, jobs are appearing, and opera singers are learning Chinese.
President Obama installs Norman Rockwell's iconic painting, depicting the 1960 integration of the New Orleans school system, outside the Oval Office.
A Dutch TV game show is giving rejected asylum seekers the chance to win nearly $6,000 to start a new life after they are deported.
Haiti's art is in peril after the earthquake ravaged churches and other homes of Haiti's cultural heritage -- saving that art could help with the country's recovery.
Artist Judith Klausner creates intricate Victorian-style cameo portraits carved out of Oreo cream, and old-fashioned hand-cross-stitch designs with Chex cereal.