Renowned glass artist accused of plagiarism

A lawsuit filed in King County Superior Court and the U.S. District Court on Friday claims that renowned artist Dale Chihuly has passed another person's work as his own for the past 15 years. Michael Moi declares that he was never compensated or given any credit for the work he has done for Chihuly.

Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko has died aged 84

Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko has died in the US aged 84 from a cardiac arrest. Yevtushenko championed greater freedom in artistic and literary expression in post-Stalin Russia. In his poetry he focused on war atrocities and denounced antisemitism and tyrannical dictators, denouncing Joseph Stalin.