By BRETT BARROUQUERE and STEVE KARNOWSKIAssociated Press
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The drummer for country music star Kellie Pickler was in serious condition Sunday as one of five people hospitalized in two crashes that happened within minutes at the same spot on Interstate 65 in central Kentucky and
By ANGELA K. BROWNAssociated Press
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Legendary pianist Van Cliburn was remembered Sunday as a gifted musician who transcended the boundaries of politics and art by easing tensions during the Cold War and introducing classical music to millions.
About 1,400 people attended a
By LISA LEFFAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - After more than 75 years in the shadow of its glamorous cousin, San Francisco's "other" bridge is getting a chance to shine.
The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge has been turned into the latest - and by far the biggest - backdrop for New York
SLAUGHTERVILLE, Okla. (AP) - Authorities say the bassist for country music star Toby Keith has been killed in a two-car crash in Oklahoma. The Cleveland County Sheriff's Office says 54-year-old Carl "Chuck" Goff Jr. was killed in the crash Wednesday night in rural Cleveland
By Natalie Abrams,
Kanye West can't help himself, apparently.
Less than four years after interrupting Taylor Swift's acceptance speech on stage at the MTV Video Music Awards, West bashed the country singer again. He also called out other artists and the music industry in general, during a
LONDON (AP) - Simon Cowell has taken over television screens and radio airwaves around the world. Now he's taking aim at the Internet.
Cowell's Syco Entertainment empire and YouTube announced Thursday that they are launching "The You Generation," a global online talent contest that is
By BRETT ZONGKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Four major universities are joining theater companies in Boston, Baltimore, Washington and Atlanta in a project to commission new plays, music and dance compositions about the Civil War and its lasting legacy.
The National Civil War Project
By Robyn Ross,
Van Cliburn, the pianist who helped unite and inspire people during the Cold War, has died, the Associated Press reports. He was 78.
Cliburn died in his Fort Worth, Texas, home after succumbing to his battle with bone cancer.
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By JEAN H. LEEAssociated Press
"Hello world from comms center in (hash)Pyongyang."
That Twitter missive, sent Monday from Koryolink's main service center in downtown Pyongyang using my iPhone, marked a milestone for North Korea: It was believed to be the first tweet sent from a cellphone using
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - Apple CEO Tim Cook sought to reassure shareholders worried about the company's sagging stock price that the iPhone and iPad maker is on the verge of inventing more breakthrough products that will prove it hasn't lost its