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January 29, 2018 - 10:26 am
James Taylor has announced his remaining 2018 tour dates with special guest Bonnie Raitt. The duo will be coming to Charlotte at the Spectrum Center on May 16th! The exact time of concert is to be determined. Tickets go on sale Friday, February 2nd at 10:00pm! Video of Carolina In My Mind - James...
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FILE - In this June 11, 2017 file photo, Lynn Nottage introduces a performance by the cast of "Sweat" at the 71st annual Tony Awards in New York. Nottage is among this year’s inductees in the American Academy of Arts and Letters. The new members will be formally inducted in May. (Photo by Michael Zorn/Invision/AP, File)
February 20, 2018 - 8:43 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Jeffrey Eugenides, a Pulitzer Prize winning novelist, was in an especially inventive mood one night as he was walking to his office at Princeton University. He wondered if he would ever be inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the venerable honor society where...
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February 20, 2018 - 3:41 am
FERGIE RIPPED FOR SLOW-JAMMING NATIONAL ANTHEM AT ALL-STAR GAME LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Star-Mangled Banner? Fergie has placed herself among those in the pantheon of singers who have gotten notice for singing the national anthem before a sporting event. Unfortunately for her, she's in the section of...
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February 19, 2018 - 5:21 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Fabiano was singing at the Metropolitan Opera when a key mix-up occurred. The tenor began Rodolfo's famous first act aria in Puccini's "La Boheme" on Friday night when it became clear the orchestra was playing in a different key under conductor Marco Armiliato. "I said, oh,...
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February 19, 2018 - 4:14 am
VINCE GILL, MAREN MORRIS GIVE OPINIONS ON GRAMMYS NEW YORK (AP) — Vince Gill says it's impossible for some group not to feel slighted at the Grammys. Gill says it might be that country artists feel underrepresented, or classical musicians. He says a lot of musicians don't care about genres or color...
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Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada react as their points are posted following their performance in the ice dance, short dance figure skating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
February 19, 2018 - 1:22 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir sat flanked by their training partners, Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron on one side, Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue on the other, both having just skated in the Olympics for the first time. Yet it was Moir, who along with...
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Team LeBron's LeBron James, of the Cleveland Cavaliers, holds the MVP trophy after his team defeated Team Stephen at the NBA All-Star basketball game, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, in Los Angeles. Team LeBron won 148-145. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)
February 19, 2018 - 1:09 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James and Kevin Durant swarmed all over Stephen Curry in the final seconds, preventing the NBA's best shooter from finding even a patch of open air to launch a tying 3-pointer. Defense? In an All-Star Game? That was just one of the many exciting surprises created by a big...
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February 17, 2018 - 4:35 pm
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum's trip to the Super Bowl as a guest of a Minneapolis utility included free invitations to a rock concert, private parties, meals and other events, The Associated Press found through an open records request. Burgum spokesman Mike Nowatzki said...
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The cast of “Black Panther” arrive at the South Africa premiere on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, in Johannesburg. (AP Photo/Cara Anna)
February 16, 2018 - 6:11 pm
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africans have cheered the local premiere of "Black Panther" and have quickly begun dissecting the way actors pronounced the local isiXhosa language used in the film's fictional kingdom of Wakanda. Actresses Lupita Nyong'o and Danai Gurira were applauded Friday night along...
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