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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Two people were injured after being shot Saturday at a Charlotte nightclub where rappers T.I., Young Jeezy and Yo Gotti were advertised to appear, a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police spokesman said. The Charlotte Observer ( http://bit.ly/1DEONZ0 ) reported that...
BERLIN (AP) — Hoping to demonstrate their posture, agility and strength, a handful of boys and more than 120 girls between ages 7 and 9 tried out for the Young Ensemble of Berlin's Friedrichstadt-Palast theatre in February. Hundreds of children apply every year for only 20-30...
NEW YORK (AP) — The upcoming Broadway musical "Finding Neverland" has found a new producer to join its ranks — Bryan Cranston. Lead producer Harvey Weinstein said Friday that the Tony Award-winning former "Breaking Bad" star had signed up after being enchanted by an early...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has bid farewell to Attorney General Eric Holder one more time. Obama joked Friday about Holder's going-away appearances, including an emotional one at the White House last year. "Eric is really just milking this departure thing for...
NEW YORK (AP) — Tony Award winners Alan Cumming and Lena Hall are leaving their Broadway shows, but you can still catch them live. The Cafe Carlyle said Friday that Hall will make her debut at the legendary lounge April 7-18. Hall is leaving "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" on April...
ATLANTA (AP) — Big Sean didn't think his single "I Don't F--- With You" would become a hit. But Kanye West, the rapper's mentor, convinced him during a recording session that he had a smash hit. He was also encouraged to release the song after having dinner with Jay Z and...
NEW YORK (AP) — A couple of New York exhibits are paying homage to the centennial of Frank Sinatra's birth by displaying rare photographs and mementos, many of them from the family archive. "Sinatra: An American Icon" opens Wednesday at the New York Public Library for the...
NEW YORK (AP) — A couple of New York exhibits are paying homage to the centennial of Frank Sinatra's birth by displaying rare photographs and mementos, many of them from the family archive. "Sinatra: An American Icon" opens Wednesday at the New York Public Library for the...
LONDON (AP) — Former pop star Gary Glitter has received a 16-year prison sentence after being convicted of sexually abusing three young girls in the 1970s. The 70-year-old singer, whose real name is Paul Gadd, showed no response as he was sentenced Friday. He had been found...