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Carnegie Hall celebrates 125 years and counting

May 5, 2016 • EntertainmentComments (0)

Members of the Oratorio Society of New York eye conductor Pablo Heras-Casado as they perform during Carnegie Hall’s 125th Anniversary Concert, Thursday, May 5, 2016, in, New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson) NEW YORK (AP) — James Taylor thought back four decades to his Carnegie Hall debut and said it was “the sort of cultural sign”...

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Attorney: Prince arranged to meet addiction doctor

May 4, 2016 • EntertainmentComments (0)

Attorney William Mauzy answers questions from the media as he arrives at his Minneapolis office Wednesday, May 4, 2016. A published report says Prince’s representatives arranged for the musician to meet a California doctor to help him kick an addiction...

IU grant to help preserve rare Orson Welles radio recordings

May 4, 2016 • EntertainmentComments (0)

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana University has won a $25,000 grant to help with its push to preserve recordings of famed director Orson Welles’ radio broadcasts, including some long believed to have been lost. The National Recording Preservation...

Seth MacFarlane to produce, star in Fox TV sci-fi series

May 4, 2016 • EntertainmentComments (0)

In this Dec. 3, 2015 file photo, Seth MacFarlane attends Sinatra: Voice for a Century concert in New York. MacFarlane is going to star in and produce a sci-fi TV series set 300 years in the future. Fox said Wednesday, May 4, the series, described as a comedic...

Former Prince assistant says he was healthy, energetic

May 3, 2016 • EntertainmentComments (0)

In this May 19, 2013 file photo, Prince performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Mariah Brown, a former assistant to Prince until last year, has spent the days since his death trying to figure out how her boss, could...

‘Happy Together’ copyright dispute in NY top court

May 3, 2016 • EntertainmentComments (0)

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York’s highest court has agreed to rule on a case pitting the owner of The Turtles’ 1967 hit “Happy Together” against Sirius XM Radio. The issue is whether the copyright owners of recordings made before 1972...

Developer of proposed Lucas museum looking outside Chicago

May 3, 2016 • EntertainmentComments (0)

This file artist rendering released Sept. 17, 2015, by the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art shows the proposed museum in Chicago. In a statement Tuesday, May 3, 2016, the group Friends of the Parks, a nonprofit suing to stop plans by “Star Wars”...

Los Angeles chef, Chicago’s Alinea win big at Beard Awards

May 2, 2016 • EntertainmentComments (0)

James Beard Foundation presenter Andrew Zimmern, left, takes a photo with lifetime achievement nominee, Leah Chase, center, from Dooky Chase’s restaurant in New Orleans, and TV personality Steve Dolinsky on the red carpet before the 2016 James Beard...

White House: Obama not offended by comedian’s language

May 2, 2016 • EntertainmentComments (0)

Larry Wilmore, left, guest host from Comedy Central, center, and first lady Michelle Obama, right, listen to the National Anthem at the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner at the Washington Hilton in Washington, Saturday, April 30,...

North Dakota man plows Prince’s symbol in farm field

May 2, 2016 • EntertainmentComments (0)

In this Friday, April 29, 2016 photo provided by Gene Hanson, a corn field shows the symbol of the late megastar Prince in Edgeley, N.D. The retired farmer Hanson, who always liked the song “Purple Rain,” plowed the football-size symbol Friday. He then...