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2nd conductor resigns from Vienna State Opera

The Vienna State Opera has lost its second star conductor in less than two weeks. Read more

Lawyer: Thicke exploited in 'Blurred Lines' suit

Robin Thicke's attorney says the estate of Marvin Gaye exploited the singer's "moment of personal vulnerability" in an attempt to prove that the hit "Blurred Lines" was a ripoff of a Gaye hit. Read more

Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks

The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, Sept. 8 to Sunday Sept. 15 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. Read more

Symphony's neighborhood concerts get $3.75M boost

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra is getting a $3.75 million grant from the William Davidson Foundation in support of its Neighborhood Concert Series, officials announced Tuesday. Read more

Rapper Common's father, Lonnie Lynn, dies at 71

Lonnie Lynn, known to hip-hop fans for his soulful spoken-word poems on rapper son Common's albums, has died. Read more

Tickets for Capitol symphony show now available

Free tickets will be available Monday for the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra performance in the state Capitol as part of the 125th anniversary of statehood. Read more

Apple releases tool to remove free U2 album

Some iPhone users are not happy that U2's new album, "Songs of Innocence," was automatically added to their iTunes music library, free of charge. In response, Apple has released a special tool that lets people remove the album from their collections. Read more

Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane sentenced in assault

Prosecutors say rapper Gucci Mane has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault for attacking a fan at an Atlanta nightclub. Read more

Promoter gets $1M deal for Atlantic City concerts

The state agency in charge of redeveloping Atlantic City has approved a $1 million subsidy agreement with a concert promoter to stage at least a dozen major shows in the resort. Read more

'Queen Latifah' promises a 'juicy' second season

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Queen Latifah is making changes in her daytime talk show for its second season. The biggest, she said, involves her. Read more

Apple: U2 album accessed by 33 million users

Apple Inc. says 33 million iTunes account holders have accessed U2's free album. Read more

Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane sentenced in assault

Prosecutors say rapper Gucci Mane has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault for attacking a fan at an Atlanta nightclub. Read more

Cat Stevens announces 5-city US concert tour

Music Cat Stevens

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New Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Cat Stevens is taking the "Peace Train" back on the road. Read more

Forward-thinking U2 innovating while entertaining

Music-Album Evolution

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Since U2 stunned the music world by delivering a surprise album at Apple's iPhone 6 unveiling and making it available to a half-billion iTunes users for free, they've gotten an avalanche of publicity. Read more

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: Read more

Kiss raises $1 million for Oregon military museum

The band Kiss shed the makeup and pulled out acoustic guitars to raise money for the renovation of the Oregon Military Museum. Read more

AP News in Brief at 8:58 p.m. EDT

Kerry: US won't rule out talking with Iran about helping in Islamic State crisis Read more

1965 'Cinderella' star to attend Broadway version

10th Annual Inspiration Awards

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The Cinderella onstage on Broadway next Tuesday will have another Cinderella in the audience — Lesley Ann Warren. Read more

Bob Crewe, 'Walk Like a Man' writer, dead at 83

Bob Crewe, co-writer of "Can't Take My Eyes Off of You," "Big Girls Don't Cry" and many other pop hits, died last week. He was 83. Read more

News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDT

Country star Lynn Anderson charged with DUI Read more

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