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Some schools want to stop serving as voting sites

01/04/2014 7:12am
Some schools want to end their traditional role as polling places because of security concerns since the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, leaving their communities without easy alternatives for voting sites.

Polish composer of movie music laid to rest

01/04/2014 9:44am
Wojciech Kilar, a symphonic composer who gained fame writing film scores for "The Pianist" and "Bram Stoker's Dracula," was hailed as a glorious figure in Polish and European music at his funeral on Saturday.

Phil Everly, half of pioneer rock duo, dies at 74

01/04/2014 10:20am
There is no more beautiful sound than the voices of siblings swirled together in high harmony, and when Phil and Don Everly combined their voices with songs about yearning, angst and loss, it changed the world.

Phil Everly and brother were architects of harmony

01/04/2014 11:00am
Art Garfunkel answered the door to his Manhattan apartment holding a framed black-and-white picture of two smiling men. It was a test.

Saul Zaentz, producer of Oscar winners, dies at 92

01/04/2014 11:57am
Saul Zaentz, a music producer whose second career as a filmmaker brought him best-picture Academy Awards for "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," "Amadeus" and "The English Patient," has died. He was 92.

NY critics pick 'Llewyn Davis' as 2013's best film

01/04/2014 4:30pm
The National Society of Film Critics has chosen "Inside Llewyn Davis" as the best picture of 2013 at its annual meeting in New York.

Don Everly receives 'special spiritual message'

01/04/2014 4:34pm
The infighting and hard feelings between the Everly Brothers were well-known, but surviving brother Don felt he had a special moment with his brother Phil before Phil's passing Friday _ even if the two weren't together at the time.

Steven Seagal says he may run for Ariz. governor

01/04/2014 5:23pm
Action-movie star Steven Seagal says he is considering a run for Arizona governor.

Candy-craving thieves flee warehouse empty-handed

01/04/2014 5:37pm
For a pair of thwarted Southern California thieves, taking candy from a well-alarmed warehouse proved a lot harder than taking it from a baby.