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Boxing eases Dighton man's Parkinson's symptoms

About 11 years ago, Dighton's Mike Quaglia started noticing that his hands would start to shake when he reached out his arm to pick something up. Read more

Katy Perry channels Britney Spears at MTV VMAs

2014 MTV Video Music Awards - Show

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Katy Perry and Riff Raff took it back to 2001 Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake in matching denim, while Amber Rose channeled Rose McGowan circa 1998 in barely there silver with cascading chains at Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards. Read more

Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande kick off MTV VMAs

2014 MTV Video Music Awards - Arrivals

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Nicki Minaj helped open the MTV Video Music Awards with a "Bang" as she brought her "Anaconda" video to life with a rump-shaking performance and had a wardrobe malfunction when she performed with Ariana Grande and Jessie J. Read more

Bow down: Beyonce owns the MTV Video Music Awards

2014 MTV Video Music Awards - Press Room

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Bow down: Beyonce was the reigning queen of Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards. Read more

Rap mogul Suge Knight shot, wounded in nightclub

Nightclub Shooting Suge Knight

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Death Row Records founder and rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was shot and injured in a packed nightclub early Sunday, but he was expected to survive, a Los Angeles County sheriff's sergeant said. Read more

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Weapons convoys seen rolling in eastern Ukraine from the direction of Russia Read more

Cliff Richard rejects sexual assault allegation

British pop star Cliff Richard says police have questioned him about a sexual assault allegation. Read more

American Folk Festival continues in Bangor

The three-day American Folk Festival is underway with a variety of acts ranging from a folk band from Iran to Grammy-nominated guitarist Bill Kirchen. Read more

Man dies after being shot backstage at concert

A 38-year-old man died Saturday after he was shot multiple times backstage during a concert at a popular Silicon Valley venue, authorities said. Read more

Wanted rapper, reality TV star lashes out at NYPD

A rapper and reality television star is lashing out at police who say he's wanted for roughing up his ex-girlfriend and stealing her cellphone. Read more

Iggy Azalea falls off stage during pre-VMA show

Pandora Presents The 2014 Summer Party

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Iggy Azalea tumbled off the stage during an MTV Video Music Awards benefit concert, but she appeared unharmed and posted a video of the fall on social media. Read more

Indiana prison inmates perform in reality movie

An armed bank robber turned opera singer. A jumpsuit-wearing prisoner who recites emotional poetry. A drug dealer comedian. Read more

Man charged in biting attack at Lollapalooza

A 33-year-old Chicago man is accused of biting two men in a seemingly random attack as the Arctic Monkeys performed at Lollapalooza earlier this month. Read more

NFL, rapper MIA reach settlement

An attorney for M.I.A. says his client and the NFL have reached a settlement ending their multimillion dollar dispute over the Sri Lankan rapper's flash of the middle finger during her 2012 Super Bowl halftime performance with Madonna. Read more

Arab museum creates eclectic concert series

The Arab American National Museum in Michigan is launching an eclectic, diverse concert series featuring multimedia and spoken word, Arabic classical and folk, Native American hip-hop and Afro-Cuban-infused jazz fusion. Read more

Parole denied yet again for John Lennon's killer

John Lennon's killer was denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board, correction officials said Friday. Read more

'Motown the Musical' to take a break from Broadway

Theater Motown

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"Motown the Musical" is taking a break from Broadway. Read more

Pink Martini band member Rieth found dead

Police say the longtime percussionist for Portland, Oregon, band Pink Martini has been found dead. Read more

Kathy Griffin to Minaj: I want a booty challenge

People-Kathy Griffin

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While most people are inviting friends to complete the ice bucket challenge, Kathy Griffin has another proposal for Nicki Minaj: a booty challenge. Read more

Cirque du Soleil takes Beatles tribute to airports

Beatles Anniversary-Cirque Stunt

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Visitors flying into Las Vegas got more than just their luggage when they stopped by baggage claim. Read more

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