Sarah Jessica Parker to host Barack Obama fundraiser

Sarah Jessica Parker to host Barack Obama fundraiser

"Sex and the City" star Sarah Jessica Parker sent out a fundraising email this evening announcing that she would be hosting a fundraiser for President Obama at her New York City home.…

Queen Of Disco, Donna Summer Dies At 63

Queen Of Disco, Donna Summer Dies At 63

Donna Summer died Thursday morning after a battle with lung cancer.  Lovingly named the “Queen of Disco,” the 63-year-old was in Florida at the time of her death, according to TMZ. Born LaDonna Adrian Gaines, the 5-time Grammy award winner rose to fame in the ’70s with hits like “Hot…

Obama Endorses Gay Marriage

Obama Endorses Gay Marriage

President Obama today announced that he now supports same-sex marriage, reversing his longstanding opposition amid growing pressure from the Democratic base and even his own vice president. “I have to tell you that over the course of several years as I have talked to friends and family and neighbors when…

Turkish Parliament passes law allowing Turkish expats to vote abroad

ALİ ASLAN KILIÇ A bill to allow Turkish citizens residing abroad the opportunity to cast votes in Turkish elections from their host countries was adopted by Parliament on Wednesday. The bill amends the Fundamental Provisions of Elections law and the Law on Voter Lists. Read Full Story at Today’s Zaman…

‘Avengers’ Box Office: $200 Million Opening Weekend Breaks Records

‘Avengers’ Box Office: $200 Million Opening Weekend Breaks Records

“The Avengers,” the Marvel Comics superhero mash-up, smashing the domestic revenue record with a $200.3 million debut. It’s by far the biggest opening ever, shooting past the previous record of $169.2 million for the debut of last year’s “Harry Potter” finale. “The Avengers” added $151.5 million overseas over the weekend to bring…

Socialist Hollande ousts Sarkozy in French vote

Socialist Hollande ousts Sarkozy in French vote

Francois Hollande was elected France’s first Socialist president in 17 years on Sunday, dealing a humiliating defeat to incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy and shaking up European politics. Hollande won the vote with about 52 per cent, according to several estimates from polling firms based on ballot samples, becoming France’s first Socialist…

George Clooney will host fundraising dinner for Obama presidential campaign

George Clooney will host fundraising dinner for Obama presidential campaign

Hollywood star George Clooney will host a $6 million fundraising dinner for Barack Obama at his Los Angeles home. The event, on May 10, will feature in the “Dinner with Barack” campaign which the president’s political braintrust dreamed up to drum up small donations and fire up grassroots supporters. Obama…

10 players Chelsea oust Barcelona to enter Champions League final‎: 2-2

10 players Chelsea oust Barcelona to enter Champions League final‎: 2-2

Ten-man Chelsea reached the Champions League final after drawing 2-2 with holders Barcelona in their semi-final final second leg clash here on Tuesday to progress 3-2 on aggregate. Chelsea will play the winner of Wednesday’s semi-final between Real Madrid and Bayern Munich – who hold a 2-1 first leg advantage…

Google zipper doodle for Gideon Sundback’s birthday

April 24 is a Gideon Sundback’s birthday, the Swedish inventor of the zipper as Google commemorates his birthdate today with a Google Doodle zipper. The Google homepage shows an embroidered Google logo with a zipper running in the middle. Check out on Google…

İstanbul hosting Goya in major new show at Pera Museum

İstanbul hosting Goya in major new show at Pera Museum

On Friday İstanbul started hosting yet another major exhibition when the Pera Museum unveiled its newest show, a selection of engravings and paintings by Spanish artist Francisco de Goya, at its temporary exhibition hall.…