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Citing 'racist views,' tribe cancels Nugent show

07/21/2014 08:52 PM EDT
WORLEY, Idaho (AP) — A Native American tribe has canceled an Aug. 4 concert by Ted Nugent at its casino. 
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Conor Oberst dismisses lawsuit against accuser
07/21/2014 07:04 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Singer-songwriter Conor Oberst has dropped his federal libel lawsuit against a woman who accused him of sexual assault in online comments. Full Story

Shania Twain's Vegas residency to end in December
07/21/2014 05:37 PM EDT - LAS VEGAS (AP) — Country superstar Shania Twain will end her residency in Las Vegas with a final show Dec. Full Story

New alcohol charge against John Mellencamp's son
07/21/2014 01:46 PM EDT - BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — The 20-year-old son of rock star John Mellencamp faces an underage drinking charge while awaiting resolution of charges that he and his brother seriously injured a man in a fight. Full Story

'Weird Al' on his weirdly successful week in music
07/21/2014 12:16 PM EDT - LOS ANGELES (AP) — Attention pop stars: If "Weird Al" Yankovic shows up at your concert or has tracked down your personal email address, you're likely his next parody conquest. Full Story

Ex-Destiny's Child member arrested in SC
07/21/2014 02:09 PM EDT - COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A former member of the R&B group Destiny's Child was arrested in Myrtle Beach over the weekend after a night drinking with two football players, according to authorities. Full Story

Sam Smith, Maroon 5 on tap for iTunes Festival
07/21/2014 07:31 AM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Last year Sam Smith says he was a spectator at the iTunes Festival. This year, his view will be much improved — he'll be onstage. Full Story

Judge orders James Brown documents made public
07/20/2014 03:01 PM EDT - COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A judge has ordered South Carolina's attorney general to turn over documents to a freelance journalist investigating the court fight over the estate of soul singer James Brown. Full Story

Group hopes to build Oklahoma pop culture museum
07/20/2014 10:55 AM EDT - TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Jamie Oldaker toured the world drumming for the likes of Eric Clapton, among others, but he never lost touch with Oklahoma, where he honed the skills that enabled him to spend his life making music. Full Story

Seeger tribute at Newport honors traditional folk
07/20/2014 10:29 AM EDT - PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — There are few musicians as inextricably linked to the Newport Folk Festival as the late Pete Seeger. Full Story

Pastry pranks: Vandals smear cars with baked goods

HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) — There's mischief afoot in one suburban Portland neighborhood, but police say it doesn't involve the typical spray paint or broken windows. Full Story
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At 30, Victor's fuses classic and modern cuisine

Whether with its traditional-but-modern menu, the beauty of its renovated church-turned-restaurant or its welcoming social scene, Victor's Italian Restaurant grabs hold of hearts and taste buds. Full Story
Imax, Shanghai Film to open 19 screens in China

HONG KONG (AP) — Imax and China's biggest state-owned film exhibitor are teaming up to open 19 giant screen cinemas in the world's No. Full Story