Visiting Venice will cost a few extra euros for day-trippers

Visiting the popular lagoon city of Venice will cost a few extra euros a day for anyone not staying overnight
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Domestic workers gather to celebrate 'Roma' and the Oscars

Dozens of domestic workers around the US fly to L.A. to watch the Oscars in celebration of the visibility that the movie "Roma" has given to their role in socie
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'Roma' producer could make history at the Oscars

'Roma' producer Gabriela Rodriguez could make history as the first Latino woman to win a best picture trophy at the Oscars
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Designer Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel's global icon, dies in Paris

Karl Lagerfeld, the iconic couturier whose designs at Chanel and Fendi had an unprecedented impact on the entire fashion industry, has died in Paris
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Director Spike Lee boycotts Gucci, Prada for blackface items

Director Spike Lee says he will no longer wear Gucci or Prada until the brands hire some black designers, following a pair of blackface fashion fails
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Berlin film fest gets underway with many female directors

The first of the year's major European film festivals is getting underway in Berlin with a strong contingent of movies from female directors
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Effort to save Egypt's Abu Simbel temples in 1960s recalled

Egyptologists and other experts gathered in Italy to celebrate the campaign that saved ancient Egyptian temples from being submerged by a dam project 50 years a
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Jewish collector's heirs want US painting on loan in Germany

The heirs of a Jewish collector say a painting on loan to a German museum from a Texas museum was stolen from their family by the Nazis and have filed a legal r
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Edwards outlines $300M in planned coastal project spending

Gov. John Bel Edwards says $300 million Louisiana is expected to receive over three years from offshore oil and gas drilling income will pay for long-sought coa
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Jonas Mekas, 'godfather' of avant-garde, dies at 96

Jonas Mekas, critic, poet, director and 'godfather' of avant-garde film, dies at 96
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Coroner: Couple intoxicated during fatal Yosemite fall

A coroner says a young couple from India were intoxicated when they died in a fall from a scenic overlook in Yosemite National Park in California
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Humble Pacific island movie star Mungau Dain dies in mid-20s

Mungau Dain, who earned the role in the Oscar-nominated film "Tanna" because his elders decided he was the best-looking guy in their traditional village on the
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Venice to charge day-trippers for access to city center

The mayor of Venice says the local government has authorization to charge day-trippers for access to the city's historic center to defray maintenance and securi
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With Dr. Dre behind him, Anderson .Paak is feeling epic

Getting Dr. Dre to produce his entire album had Anderson .Paak feeling like "the prodigal son," as he put it, since it's rare that you'll find Dre overseeing an
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Renaissance master: Tintoretto's 500th spans 2 continents

Venice celebrates the 500th anniversary of the birth of native son Tintoretto, with a mega-exhibition that travels soon to Washington, D.C.
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Italian Senate OKs budget, tweaked to satisfy EU concerns

After a raucous session, the Italian Senate has approved a budget law tweaked to satisfy EU concerns
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Los Angeles deputy charged in unarmed man's death

A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy has been charged with voluntary manslaughter stemming from the fatal shooting of a suspect two years ago
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LA Film Critics name 'Roma' best film of the year

The Los Angeles Film Critics Association on Sunday named Alfonso Cuaron's deeply personal drama "Roma" best film of the year, adding to the acclaimed film's ste
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'Roma' named best film by New York film critics

Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" has dominated the New York Film Critics Circle Awards, winning best film, best director and best cinematography
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Oscar-winning director Bernardo Bertolucci dies at 77

Oscar-winning film-maker Bernardo Bertolucci, who enthralled and shocked the world with his films, dies at 77
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Oscar-winning director Bernardo Bertolucci dies at 77

Oscar-winning film-maker Bernardo Bertolucci, who enthralled and shocked the world with his films, dies at 77
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Oscar-winning director Bernardo Bertolucci dies at 77

Oscar-winning filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci, who enthralled and shocked the world with his films, dies at 77
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Filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci dead at 77

Filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci, who enthralled and shocked the world with his films, dies at 77
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'Don't Look Now' director Nicolas Roeg dies at 90

British film director Nicolas Roeg dies at age 90; known for provocative works
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