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Rocker Chris Cornell remembered as 'voice of our generation'

Chris Cornell Funeral

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Music's elite and Hollywood stars remembered Chris Cornell at a somber memorial service Friday that focused on the Soundgarden frontman's love of family and friends as much as it did on his musical achievements as one of rock's leading voices. Read more

Hard Rock charts different path for Trump's former casino

Hard Rock-Trump Taj Mahal

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Jim Allen once worked for Donald Trump in Atlantic City. Now, the chairman of Hard Rock International is doing all he can to scrub the influence of the man who is now president of the United States from his signature casino. Read more

Ariana Grande planning benefit concert in Manchester

Music Ariana Grande

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Ariana Grande has vowed to return to Manchester, England, to give a concert to raise money for the victims of Monday's deadly bombing at her show there. Read more

Jay Z's Tidal streaming service loses its 3rd CEO in 2 years

Music-Tidal CEO

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Jay Z's Tidal streaming service has lost its third CEO in two years. Read more

A sister uses her gifts to send messages to fallen soldier

Memorial Day A Sister's Gift

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She begins each time by sharpening her tools, with the sound of metal on metal echoing through the sunlit old house she calls both home and workshop. Making a violin is a methodical art. For Sonja St. John, that structure is a necessity — and the routine, in many ways, a saving grace. Read more

The Latest: Merkel reminds Trump about German investment

Trump US G7

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The Latest on the G-7 summit in Taormina, Sicily (all times local): Read more

Panic! At the Disco's Brendon Urie on 'exciting' B'way bow

People Brendon Urie

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As Brendon Urie readies to make his Broadway debut Friday night in "Kinky Boots," the Panic! At the Disco frontman expressed condolences to the victims of the deadly attack at a concert in England, vowing never to give in to terror. Read more

The Latest: Tom Morello, Josh Brolin eulogize Chris Cornell

The Latest on memorial services Friday for late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell (all times local): Read more

G7 leaders pressure tech firms on removing terror propaganda

Trump US G7

Jonathan Ernst

Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies on Friday put pressure on internet companies and social media sites to do more to stop the spread of "hateful ideology," appealing to their sense of social responsibility to more swiftly identify and remove terror propaganda. Read more

UK bomber said to have pleaded 'Forgive me' before blast

Britain Concert Blast

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The suspect in the deadly Manchester concert bombing was driven by what he saw as unjust treatment of Arabs in Britain, a relative said Thursday, confirming he made a final phone call in which he pleaded: "Forgive me." Read more

Man U rediscovers aura, winning mentality under Mourinho

APTOPIX Sweden Soccer Europa League Final

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Two trophies, qualification for the Champions League, and a re-establishment of the club's old aura and winning mentality. Read more

After Manchester attack, Aerosmith still on European tour

Germany Aerosmith

Matthias Balk

Aerosmith's Joe Perry says the band's European dates will not be canceled in the wake of Monday's deadly attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. Read more

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers. Read more

WWE star Jericho's latest smash in music headlining Fozzy

JERICHO ROCK-N WRESTLING

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Chris Jericho stood with his back to the hyperactive crowd, his arms outstretched and lights flashing on his jacket. The classic Jericho pose had been an anticipated staple at WWE arenas for years. Read more

Queen Elizabeth visits young survivors of concert blast

Britain Concert Blast

Peter Byrne

Queen Elizabeth II met Thursday with children injured in the Manchester concert bombing, consoling them and pronouncing the attack at an event attended by so many young people "wicked." Read more

NBC's live 'Bye Bye Birdie' pushed from December to 2018

TV-Bye Bye Birdie Delayed

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NBC is saying bye-bye this year to its tradition of an annual live holiday musical. The network confirming that "Bye Bye Birdie" has been pushed from its announced December airdate into 2018. No new airdate was announced. Read more

The Latest: Britain resumes sharing bombing intel with US

APTOPIX Britain Concert Blast

Yui Mok

The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): Read more

British social media celebrity among dead from concert blast

Britain Concert Blast

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It was not just family and friends mourning Martyn Hett this week. Even Mariah Carey was shocked by his death in the Ariana Grande concert bombing. Read more

Quiet college dropout turned bomber: Who was Salman Abedi?

Britain Concert Blast

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He was quiet and withdrawn, a college dropout who liked soccer — and, some say, showed alarming signs of being radicalized years before he walked into a pop concert at Britain's Manchester Arena and detonated a powerful bomb, killing himself and 22 others. Read more

Stars turn out for lavish French Riviera AIDS fundraiser

France Cannes 2017 Amfar Charity Gala

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A star-studded French Riviera AIDS fundraising gala has raised more than $20 million (17.8 million euros) to combat the disease globally. Read more

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