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Taylor Swift to receive Dick Clark award for excellence

Taylor Swift to receive Dick Clark award for excellence
FILE - In this Oct. 30, 2014 file photo, Taylor Swift performs on ABC's "Good Morning America" in Times Square in New York. (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File)
Taylor Swift is getting a special - and new - award from the American Music Awards.

The week's best photos

The week's best photos
A person in costume poses for a portrait during the annual Gay Pride parade in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender rights in Argentina are among the most advanced in Latin America, being the first country of this region to legalize same-sex marriage and Congress approving in 2012 the Argentina Gender Identity Law which enabled people to change their names and sexes on official documents without first getting approval from a judge or doctor. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

More Cosby shows canceled as women allege rape

More Cosby shows canceled as women allege rape
Bill Cosby
Bill Cosby's appearances at casinos in Las Vegas and Tucson, Ariz., were canceled as yet another actress came forward alleging he took advantage of her early in her career.

5 holiday fairs to visit this November

5 holiday fairs to visit this November
Home for the Holidays in Bellingham. (Photo Courtesy: Home for the Holidays Facebook page)

Thanksgiving is a week away, and that means you’re probably starting to think about decorating (and shopping) for Christmas. Here are five holiday festivals in Washington this November where you can buy crafts and foods from local artisans, as well as take a quick road trip.

People mag names Hemsworth 'Sexiest Man Alive'

People mag names Hemsworth 'Sexiest Man Alive'
FILE - In this July 26, 2014 file photo, Chris Hemsworth attends the Marvel press line at Comic-Con International in San Diego. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

People magazine has named Chris Hemsworth the "Sexiest Man Alive" of 2014, cheering the Australian actor's rise as hammer-wielding, bone fide hunk in the "Thor" films.

Kelsey Grammer's daughter is Miss Golden Globe

Kelsey Grammer's daughter is Miss Golden Globe
Greer Grammar arrives at the Miss Golden Globe 2015 Revealed In Celebration of the 2015 Award Season on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in West Hollywood, Calif (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
Kelsey Grammer's daughter Greer is the new Miss Golden Globe.

Lou Ferrigno's wife comes forward with new Cosby allegations

Lou Ferrigno's wife comes forward with new Cosby allegations
This photo taken Nov. 6, 2014, shows entertainer Bill Cosby gesturing during an interview about the upcoming exhibit, Conversations: African and African-American Artworks in Dialogue, at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

The wife of TV's "The Incredible Hulk", Lou Ferrigno, has become the latest female to accuse veteran comedian Bill Cosby Of allegedly taking advantage of her when she was just a teen.

Thai students detained at 'Hunger Games' opening

Thai students detained at 'Hunger Games' opening
Nachacha Kongudom, 21, raises a three-finger salute outside a cinema where “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1” is showing, in Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)

Police detained three students Thursday at the opening of the latest "Hunger Games" movie in Thailand, where opponents of May's military coup have adopted the film's three-finger salute as a sign of defiance.