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Survivors mark anniversary of nightclub fire that killed 100

Survivors of a 2003 nightclub fire that killed 100 people have marked the 14th anniversary of the blaze with small gatherings where it happened. Read more

Burberry draws on sculptor Henry Moore in fashion highlight

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All eyes were on Burberry and creative director Christopher Bailey Monday night as London Fashion Week reached its starry climax. Read more

Latino group organizing Saginaw forum on immigrant rights

A community forum is planned in Saginaw to discuss immigrant rights and activities since the presidential election. Read more

Eric Church cancels 25K tickets bought by scalpers

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Country star Eric Church has been battling ticket scalpers for years as his popularity grew and he began selling out arenas. But he's taken his biggest step yet by cancelling more than 25,000 tickets to his spring tour that were purchased by scalpers and putting them back on sale for fans to purc... Read more

Jazz fusion guitarist Larry Coryell dies in NYC at age 73

Jazz guitarist Larry Coryell, known as the "Godfather of Fusion," has died in New York City. He was 73. Read more

North Texas company goes high tech to press albums


Nathan Hunsinger

There's a ceremonious feeling that comes with opening a record player and laying down the needle. Read more

John Mellencamp added to Tanglewood's summer lineup

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer John Mellencamp is among several new performers who have been added to Tanglewood's popular artist series this summer. Read more

Wrong music? Russian biathletes sing correct anthem alone

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Russian biathletes decided to sing their national anthem without any instrumental accompaniment after organizers played an outdated version in an embarrassing medal ceremony at the biathlon world championships. Read more

Black and Puerto Rican Legislators hold annual conference

The New York State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislators has convened for its 46th annual conference weekend of seminars, music, receptions and awards in Albany. Read more

James Brown's 'Funky Drummer' Clyde Stubblefield dies at 73

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Clyde Stubblefield, a drummer for James Brown who created one of the most widely sampled drum breaks ever, died Saturday. He was 73. Read more

Pensacola veterans finding healing through song

Nashville songwriter Bob Regan has written hit songs for well-known stars including Keith Urban, Trisha Yearwood and Tanya Tucker. Read more

Texas judge allows lawsuit against Selena widower to proceed

A Texas judge says a lawsuit against the widower of slain Tejano star Selena can proceed as her father seeks to block a TV series about her. Read more

Kids who sing get a chance at free lessons from a pro

Though she's been singing professionally since she was 19, Tonya Boyd-Cannon says she got most of her early music training playing saxophone in school bands. Read more

Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame announces newest inductees

The Rhode Island Music Hall of Fame has announced its newest inductees. Read more

Old farmstead's history runs from John Brown to James Brown

John Brown to James Brown

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From John Brown's raid to James Brown's wail, a stream of hot-blooded American history runs through a 19th-century farmstead in the Appalachian foothills of western Maryland. Read more

Lisa Marie Presley says she's broke after ex asks for money

Lisa Marie Presley describes herself as deeply in debt and just out of a treatment facility in court papers that accuse her estranged fourth husband of having hundreds of inappropriate photographs of children on his computer. Read more

Nicole Kidman reveals past engagement to Lenny Kravitz

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Actress Nicole Kidman has revealed that she was once engaged to musician Lenny Kravitz. Read more

Oscar Schmidt finally gets a taste of the NBA ... sort of

Oscar Schmidt finally dipped his toes in the NBA. Read more

Correction: Laura Branigan obituary

When the pop singer Laura Branigan died, The Associated Press, relying on information from her management company, reported in an obituary on Aug. 28, 2004, that she was 47 and had been born on July 3, 1957. After being contacted recently by one of Branigan's fans, the AP conducted a thorough rev... Read more

Mariah Carey confirms new beau; talks new single, tour

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Mariah Carey has a vision of love for her backup dancer Bryan Tanaka. Read more

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