September 6, 2014

From sneakers to strapless, designers lay out spring trends at New York Fashion Week

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ The weather never seems to co-operate with New York Fashion Week. In February it’s freezing and icy, and in September […]
September 5, 2014


SEATTLE (AP) _ Pharrell (fah-REL’) Williams is now part of the N-B-C family and he headlined the NFL 2014 Kickoff concert last night. Of course, the […]
September 4, 2014

Alicia Keys and Audra McDonald to perform at New York memorial for actress Ruby Dee

By Mark Kennedy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ A memorial for actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee will feature music by Alicia Keys and […]
September 4, 2014

Drake tops nominees for the 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. The Canadian Press ATLANTA – For the first time, Drake tops nominees for the BET Hip-Hop Awards. In a statement to The […]
September 3, 2014

Alicia Keys says she is ready to drop a December delivery: baby No. 2; talks new music

By Lauri Neff THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Alicia Keys, who often releases albums in November and December, says she is preparing for another delivery […]
September 3, 2014


NEW YORK (AP) _ The grandson of poet Maya Angelou (MY’-uh AN’-juh-loh) says she had a great laugh when she was tickled by something, and she […]
September 3, 2014


TORONTO (AP) _ Justin Bieber’s lawyer says aggressive photographers are to blame for a traffic accident that led to an altercation outside Toronto Friday afternoon. Attorney […]
September 2, 2014

Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault in Washington

WASHINGTON _ Chris Brown pleaded guilty on Tuesday to punching a man in the face outside a Washington hotel, an assault that occurred while the singer […]
September 2, 2014

Nick Cannon has deal for book of children’s poems, coming in March

NEW YORK – Nick Cannon has been keeping a notebook for much of his life, and next year we’ll get to see some of the entries. […]
September 1, 2014


PHILADELPHIA — Some bad weather made for tough times for those attending a music concert in Philadelphia. Torrential rain, thunder and lightning forced organizers of the […]
September 1, 2014

Kanye West, John Mayer, Juanes, Cypress Hill bring festive spirit to Made in America concert

By Sandy Cohen THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES _ A major outdoor music festival in downtown Los Angeles reflected the city’s diversity with a lineup that […]
August 30, 2014

3 convicted of the shooting death of Atlanta rapper Lil Phat

A jury has convicted three men in the shooting death of an Atlanta rapper known as Lil Phat. Melvin Vernell III was shot and killed two […]