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Jackson family patriarch Joe Jackson suffers stroke

Michael Jackson's father has been hospitalized in Brazil.

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Bono launches sunglasses line to raise money for vision initiative

The U2 frontman is partnering with a charity to help provide better eye care to the poor.

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Seattle teen uncovers photos from Nirvana’s first gig

Maggie Poukkula, 19, found the 1987 photos in one of her father's books and she has thrilled fans of the band by sharing them via Twitter.

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Def Leppard doesn’t want to be introduced by Donald Trump

Def Leppard star Vivian Campbell is investigating reports his band will be introduced at the Iowa State Fair by the controversial 2016 presidential candidate.

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Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert divorce after 4 years

After years of tabloid gossip, country music's top couple Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert announced their divorce after four years of marriage.

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AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd arrested again: report

Phil Rudd, the drummer of Australian rock band AC/DC, has been arrested in New Zealand where he lives just 10 days after being sentenced to home detention, media reported on Sunday.

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Roxanne Cash among Nashville songwriters hall of fame inductees

Rosanne Cash, Mark James, Craig Wiseman and Even Stevens are set to be inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.

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An artful new groove for vinyl

They aren't your father's vinyl records ... well, actually, they might be.

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How Live Aid changed the music world

This week marks the 30th anniversary of the day-long global concert that was broadcast around the world to raise money for humanitarian efforts in Africa.

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Deen Castronovo ordered to rehab

The Journey drummer blames drug addiction for his recent legal troubles.

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Never-before seen photos of The Beatles revealed

Magazine photographer Bob Gomel captured some of the earliest days of Beatlemania, and many of his photos were never shared with the public, until now.

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Library of Congress honors Willie Nelson

The country star will be recognized for his exploration of the genre and for redrawing the boundaries to cross into jazz, blues, and rock.

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Taylor Swift is laughing all the way to the bank

Taylor Swift has reached another amazing chart goal in America, becoming the first artist to sell five million albums in…

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AC/DC’s Rudd gets home detention for threatening to kill

The Australian-born drummer from the world-famous rock band pleaded guilty to charges of threatening to kill and possession of drugs.

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Remember that time the Rolling Stones got arrested in Arkansas?

The Hall of Fame rockers were arrested for reckless driving 40 years ago but for a young deputy prosecutor the case was one to remember.

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‘The Boss’ joins a Beach Boy onstage

East met West as the Jersey Shore musician jammed with California legend Brian Wilson.

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Billy Joel sets record at Madison Square Garden

The "Piano Man" is celebrating his 65th.

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Journey drummer Deen Castronovo denied bail

The troubled drummer will remain in an Oregon jail.

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Journey drummer Castronovo charged with rape

The rocker also faces charges including assault and menacing and is being held without bail in an Oregon jail.

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Football star tackles stage invader at Zac Brown gig

Houston Texans star J.J. Watt turned security guard.

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Today in entertainment history: July 28

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Closed Session, No Public Comment For Greene County Supers

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Supervisor Eddie Deane wants any possible actions taken regarding a no-interest loan for the county's top administrator to be released.

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Virginians Split On Confederate Flag

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A Quinnipiac University poll shows 46% in favor of getting rid of the Confederate flag on Virginia license plates, with 45% who want to keep it.

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U.S. Olympic Committee ends effort to bring 2024 Games to Boston

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Boston backed out of its effort to host the 2024 Olympics, hours after the mayor said he would not "commit" to a deal if it meant taxpayers would foot the bill for hosting such a large-scale event.