Arts And Entertainment

China's 2017 movie ticket sales rise 13.5 percent

Jan 1, 2018

Domestic movie ticket sales rose 13.5 percent in 2017 in China, the world's second-biggest global film market

China warns citizens in Pakistan of possible terror attacks

Dec 8, 2017

China has warned its citizens in Pakistan to be on alert after receiving intelligence reports about possible attacks targeting Chinese

Bali volcano grounds 'Stranger Things' star Brown on island

Dec 2, 2017

"Stranger Things" star Millie Bobby Brown is stuck on Bali by a weeklong volcanic eruption, but the teenager isn't complaining

Japan's Emperor Akihito to abdicate on April 30, 2019

Dec 1, 2017

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says Emperor Akihito plans to abdicate on April 30, 2019, in Japan's first such abdication in about 200 years

Sumo wrestler Harumafuji retires over assault allegations

Nov 29, 2017

Mongolian grand champion Harumafuji announced his retirement from sumo on Wednesday, taking responsibility for allegations he assaulted a lower-ranked wrestler and tarnished the image of Japan's national sport

On Penang island, it's all about art, eats and old streets

Nov 28, 2017

Penang in Malaysia is the rare tropical island where hitting the town beats lazing on the beach

Victoria's Secret China show struts on despite controversy

Nov 20, 2017

Gigi Hadid and Katy Perry didn't make it but the Victoria's Secret show in Shanghai has managed to strut on without them

Model Gigi Hadid pulls out of Victoria's Secret China show

Nov 17, 2017

Supermodel Gigi Hadid says she will not be walking the Victoria's Secret fashion show in Shanghai next week

Pharrell Williams sounds warning about climate change

Nov 15, 2017

Grammy winner Pharrell Williams sounds warning about climate change with song titled "100 Years"

The Latest: Trump salutes 'growing friendship' with China

Nov 9, 2017

President Donald Trump has saluted what he calls the "growing friendship" between the United States and China