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BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis (AP) — Police in St. Kitts and Nevis say that U.S. rapper 50 Cent and a member of his entourage were detained and charged for allegedly using "indecent language" during his performance at a music festival. Local police said in a statement Sunday...
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis (AP) — Police in St. Kitts and Nevis say that U.S. rapper 50 Cent and a member of his entourage were detained and charged for allegedly using "indecent language" during his performance at a music festival. Local police said in a statement Sunday...
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police say local rapper Tyriece Travon Watson, who was known as "Lor Scoota," has been fatally shot. Police said in a statement that witnesses reported that 23-year-old Watson was driving when an unknown suspect stepped into the street and opened fire...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say an officer shot several times near Philadelphia got a call from country singer Kenny Chesney with an apology for saying he was dead. Chesney gave a shoutout to Officer Christopher Dorman at Saturday's concert in south Philadelphia but mistakenly...
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A school district is nearing completion on its newly renovated John Legend Theater, and officials are trying to determine how it will be shared with the community. Legend donated $500,000 for the project. The Oscar- and Grammy-winning artist is a...
NEW YORK (AP) — New York's governor will ride alongside music icon Billy Joel in a statewide motorcycle ride to raise awareness about breast cancer before signing legislation that expands access to screenings for the disease. Gov. Andrew Cuomo will begin his ride Monday morning...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton supporters will get a chance to see the hit musical "Hamilton" if they're willing to pay prices that are breathtaking even by Broadway standards. Tickets for a special matinee July 12 to benefit her campaign start at $2,700 each, while $10,000...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has purchased the Yellow Cloud electric guitar that Prince used in numerous concerts until the mid-1990s. The NFL football team owner and collector of musical instruments paid $137,500 for the guitar at an auction...
NESBIT, Miss. (AP) — There's a whole lot of sellin' going on at the home of rock 'n' roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis. An estate sale continues Saturday at Lewis' home in the Mississippi suburbs of Memphis, Tennessee. Lewis' son, Jerry Lee Lewis III, wrote on Facebook that his...