September 20, 2014

iHeartRadio festival kicks off in Las Vegas with Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, surprise guests

LAS VEGAS _ Taylor Swift showed she could get a crowd to their feet with her new single, “Shake it Off,” but she’s not divulging any […]
September 20, 2014

New York memorial for actress Ruby Dee features Alicia Keys and Wynton Marsalis

By Mark Kennedy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee was memorialized Saturday in poetry, dance and song at a […]
September 19, 2014

Canadian singles chart adds streaming to formula, Drake should benefit

By Nick Patch THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Taylor Swift’s fizzy smash “Shake It Off” has topped the first-ever Canadian Billboard Hot 100 chart to incorporate […]
September 17, 2014

Obama: US troops in Iraq ‘do not and will not’ have a combat mission in militant fight

By Jim Kuhnhenn THE ASSOCIATED PRESS TAMPA, Fla. _ President Barack Obama reaffirmed Wednesday that he does not intend to send U.S. troops into combat against […]
September 13, 2014

Rastafarians prepare to light up without fear as Jamaica advances pot decriminalization plans

By David McFadden THE ASSOCIATED PRESS KINGSTON, Jamaica _ Taking a deep draw on a pipe that glows with burning marijuana, reggae luminary Bunny Wailer gives […]
September 12, 2014

Christensen grateful for ‘Star Wars’ but wants to be known for other work too

By Diana Mehta THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Hayden Christensen knows his name will always be associated with “Star Wars,” but the actor famous for playing […]
September 12, 2014

Elephant Man – Shmoney Dance (Official MusicVideo)

Jamaican dancehall superstar Elephant Man has just released a music video for his latest single “Shmoney Dance”.  Check out the video below.
September 9, 2014

Ray Rice released by the Baltimore Ravens and suspended indefinitely by the N-F-L

Ray Rice was released by the Baltimore Ravens yesterday and suspended indefinitely by the N-F-L after a video was released showing the star running back hitting […]
September 7, 2014

25 year old restaurant owner, writer crowned Miss Haiti 2014

By Danica Coto THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti _ The crowd was already chanting her name before 25-year-old restaurant owner Carolyn Desert was crowned Miss Haiti […]
September 6, 2014

Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton play off each other in ‘Ruth & Alex’

  By Diana Mehta THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Some of the most intimate moments between a long-married couple played by Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton […]
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 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 […]