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Strictly Come Dancing host Claudia Winkleman is named on a list of most influential women on TV, but co-presenter Tess Daly fails to make the cut.
Jimi Jamison, the lead singer for US rock band Survivor, who sang and co-wrote the theme tune for hit TV series Baywatch, dies aged 63.
The FBI looks into allegations that the online accounts of celebrities have been hacked, leading to intimate pictures being posted online.
Oscar-winning actress Frances McDormand is honoured with the visionary talent award at the Venice Film Festival.
Everything But The Girl musician Ben Watt is announced as part of the 15-strong longlist for the Samuel Johnson Prize for non-fiction.
In 2013 China had a new museum open almost every day of the year on average, resulting in some slightly bizarre attractions
Spain returns to Colombia hundreds of indigenous artefacts that were seized from drug gangs in 2003, but later smuggled out of the country.
BBC staff vote to go on strike in a row over job losses, the National Union of Journalists says.
Actor Miltos Yerolemou, best known for playing swordsman Syrio Forel in the first series of Game of Thrones, has joined the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII.
The daughter of comedian and TV presenter Joan Rivers says they have their "fingers crossed" as she recovers in hospital from a cardiac arrest.
There are already animation studios in Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa, but only a very limited number of good schools teach art and animation techniques on the African continent.
A public appeal has been launched to try to save the Wedgwood museum pottery collection which is being sold to pay off the firm's pension bill
A public appeal is launched to save the Wedgwood Museum's collection, which is being sold to pay off the ceramics firm's pension bill.
An image a greylag goose picks up a top photography prize
LJ Rich looks at how one artist is using computer code to turn internet radio from across the globe into a unique piece of music.
Queen guitarist Brian May lends some of his collection of Victorian 3D photographs to a new show at London's Tate Britain.
The director of the BBC World Service, Peter Horrocks, is to leave the corporation in the New Year, it is announced.
Naked pictures of celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence are posted online but some stars claim the photos are fake.
Sci-fi blockbuster Guardians of the Galaxy rules the US box office, becoming the biggest film of the year so far.
The man behind the sound effects of Dylan's Under Milk Wood