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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal judge has denied Led Zeppelin nearly $800,000 in legal fees and other costs in its defense against claims it stole a riff for the intro to "Stairway to Heaven." Judge R. Gary Klausner ruled Monday in Los Angeles federal court that the lawsuit against...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A musician whose annual Christmas concerts and recordings made him well known in western Pennsylvania and West Virginia has died of complications from brain cancer. B.E. Taylor was 65 years old. Taylor lived in Wheeling, West Virginia. The general manager of a...
MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — A Michigan man has been charged with felony drug trafficking after 24 people were sickened at an Ohio rap music festival when they ate candy laced with the marijuana ingredient THC. A Mansfield Municipal Court judge set a $50,000 cash bond Monday for 28-...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Famed jazz musician Pete Fountain, who died Saturday, will get a New Orleans-flavored send-off during funeral services next week. Fountain's son-in-law and manager Benny Harrell said services will be held Aug. 17 at the city's St. Louis Cathedral in the French...
The rapper formerly known as Bow Wow says his upcoming album will be his last. Shad Moss announced his retirement from rap on social media over the weekend. He says Snoop Dogg will be the executive producer on his final album, titled "NYLTH." Snoop Dogg took Moss under his wing...
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Country music star Brad Paisley is helping a home rebuilding project in flood-ravaged West Virginia get off to a solid start. A groundbreaking ceremony was held Saturday for a community of 42 homes on land donated by the city of White Sulphur...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on concertgoers in northeast Ohio who suffered medical symptoms after gave them drug-laced candy (all times local): 12:20 a.m. Two dozen concertgoers in northeast Ohio suffered medical symptoms after they ate candy laced with a drug found in...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two dozen concertgoers in northeast Ohio suffered overdoses Saturday after they ate marijuana-laced candy. No fatalities were reported at the Ohio Dreams sports camp complex in Butler, about 60 miles northeast of Columbus, where the weekend-long EST 2016...
BUTLER, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say two dozen concertgoers in northeast Ohio suffered overdoses after they ate marijuana-laced candy. No fatalities were reported Saturday at the Ohio Dreams sports camp complex in Butler, where the weekend-long EST 2016 rap music festival was...