A History Channel miniseries has caused controversy after viewers saw physical similarities between the actor playing Satan and the US president.
Sitarist and composer Ravi Shankar, who helped introduce the sitar to the Western world through his collaborations with The Beatles, has died at 92.
A gunman opened fire inside a US shopping mall, killing at least two people and terrorising holiday shoppers before shooting himself, police said.
A California man behind an anti-Islam film is due in court for a hearing on whether he violated his probation on a bank fraud conviction.
Among the US states with medical marijuana, Colorado stands out because it has chosen to develop a comprehensive system to regulate marijuana.
Michael Jackson's personal doctor has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the star's death in 2009 but may not spend much time in jail.
A lost 1920s Alfred Hitchcock film that provides clues into the legendary director's early working style has been discovered in New Zealand.
A judge has ordered Michael Jackson's doctor to stand trial on a charge of involuntary manslaughter in the pop star's drug overdose death.
Joseph Jackson files lawsuit against Conrad Murray, accusing the physician of giving the late pop star powerful drug and being slow to call for help.
The day before she is favoured to win an Oscar, Sandra Bullock was crowned on Saturday with the dubious title of worst actress of 2009.