Gabriel García Márquez, Literary Pioneer, Dies at 87

Mr. García Márquez, a Colombian who received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982, wrote fiction rooted in a mythical Latin American landscape of his own creation.

yesterday, 21:32
'Mrs. Doubtfire' Star Wants Nothing to Do With Sequel 'Mrs. Doubtfire' Star Wants Nothing to Do With Sequel

Wednesday, it was announced that a "Mrs. Doubtfire" sequel was in the works. “Elf” writer David Berenbaum is writing the script, while Robin Williams and director Chris Columbus are also attached to the project, the . The original film starred Williams as a recently divorced father of three who, in order to get closer to his children, develops the persona of a Scottish nanny.

yesterday, 19:57
Scientists Find an ‘Earth Twin,’ or Maybe a Cousin

A planet known as Kepler 186f, 500 light-years away, is the closet match to our own yet discovered, astronomers say.

yesterday, 19:35
Saudi Arabia to build tallest building ever

Work will likely start on the Kingdom Tower next week. When it's finished, it will stand 3,280 feet tall -- 558 feet taller than Dubai's Burj Khalifa.

today, 6:05
Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the influential author of "One Hundred Years of Solitude" and "Love in the Time of Cholera," is widely credited with helping to popularize "magic realism" genre.

yesterday, 22:27
Earth-sized planet may sustain life

It's like finding a needle in a universe-wide haystack. Researchers have located a planet the size of Earth that could be habitable.

yesterday, 19:18
Nobel Laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez Dies at 87

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Colombian Nobel literary laureate, has died at 87

yesterday, 21:07
Foo Fighters' New Album 'Halfway Done,' Says Butch Vig Foo Fighters' New Album 'Halfway Done,' Says Butch Vig

The new Foo Fighters album is "almost halfway done" producer Butch Vig said in a new interview with [...]

yesterday, 21:20
Action Figure Unintentionally Trolls Derrick Rose with 'Leg Assembly Required'

Well, that's an unfortunate instruction to put on a action figure. Twitter user Steve spotted this Derrick Rose action figure with a "leg assembly required" warning on the box. While it may seem like someone was having some fun at the expense of the injured NBA All-Star, this warning can be found on some of the other players in the action-figure line, such as and Tim Duncan. [, h/t ]...

today, 1:47
Showtime Set to Profile Lakers Star Kobe Bryant in Documentary This Fall

Before the final curtain falls on 's basketball career, fans will get a rare treat in the form of a Showtime documentary called Kobe Bryant's Muse profiling one of the greatest Lakers to don purple and gold. In a press release, Showtime announced that it plans to release the documentary at some point this fall, coinciding with Bryant's hopefully healthy return to the Los Angeles Lakers. The...

yesterday, 20:55