Actor Harrison Ford injured in small-plane crash in Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Film star Harrison Ford was injured on Thursday when the "Star Wars" actor crashed his vintage plane on a Los Angeles golf course shortly after taking off from a nearby airport, his publicist said.
Tribeca Festival blends films, live performances in varied slate
NEW YORK (Reuters) - From a crime drama starring actress Glenn Close to an Arnold Schwarzenegger film about a deadly zombie epidemic to an expose of the financial crisis, the Tribeca Film Festival unveiled a varied slate of movies on Thursday.
Ringling Bros. circus to stop elephant acts by 2018
(Reuters) - Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will eliminate its elephant acts - long an integral part of the spectacle billed as "The Greatest Show on Earth" - by 2018 amid criticism by animal welfare activists, the circus' parent company said on Thursday.
'Battered' Harrison Ford survives crash landing on southern California golf course
Actor Harrison Ford was injured Thursday when his two-seater plane crash-landed on a golf course in Venice, Calif., shortly after he reported engine failure and told air-traffic controllers he was returning to the airport.