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Dylan's 'Like a Rolling Stone' heads to auction

05/01/2014 3:10am
One of the most popular songs of all time, Bob Dylan's "Like a Rolling Stone," is going to auction this summer.

Louis CK back for Season 4 of 'Louie' done his way

05/01/2014 6:41am
Louis C.K. isn't soured on life. But he seems forever on the verge of turning.

Damon Albarn removes his many masks on solo album

05/01/2014 7:20am
Mention groups like Gorillaz and Blur to the average music fan and the names are immediately recognizable. Mention Damon Albarn, the man at the heart of those groups and several other successful collaborations, and there can be a bit of head-scratching.

'The Young and the Restless' leads Emmy nominees

05/01/2014 9:30am
CBS' "The Young and the Restless" led the pack with 26 Daytime Emmy nominations announced Thursday, including best daytime drama.

Police: Simon made 911 call that led to arrests

05/01/2014 11:50am
Paul Simon made the 911 call that led to the arrests last week of him and his wife, singer Edie Brickell, on disorderly conduct charges, according to a police report.

For transgender people, a massive new resource

05/01/2014 12:00pm
As transgender people strive to gain more acceptance and legal protections, they will soon have a hefty new resource to assist them — a 672-page book, written by scores of transgender contributors, that encompasses social history, gender politics and wide-ranging advice on health, law, relationships and many other matters.

Heroin played a role in Peaches Geldof's death

05/01/2014 1:31pm
Heroin likely contributed to the sudden death of British model and television personality Peaches Geldof, a British inquest revealed Thursday — a sad echo of the life of the 25-year-old's mother, who died of a heroin overdose when Geldof was young.

Ex-Beatle in highest-ever concert

05/01/2014 1:41pm
Paul McCartney's first concert in Ecuador was also his highest to date.

Keillor has no plans to retire anytime soon

05/01/2014 4:12pm
Garrison Keillor has a new book out, a collection spanning his decades as storyteller, novelist and radio show host. This summer he celebrates the 40th anniversary of "A Prairie Home Companion." But the curmudgeonly creator of Lake Wobegon, the quirky Minnesota town where — well, you know the rest — insists he didn't want to mark either milestone.

Meek Mill loses suit over Philly police stop

05/01/2014 4:31pm
Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill lost his civil-rights case against city police Thursday over a 10-hour traffic stop that he called racially motivated.

Spotlight Brazil: Jazz Fest Part II opens Thursday

05/01/2014 4:40pm
A colorful 165-foot snake built of vibrant fabric slithered through Thursday's crowd at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, leading dancers and musicians in a foot parade similar to a New Orleans second-line.

Attorneys discussing deal on Chris Brown probation

05/01/2014 5:50pm
Prosecutors and an attorney for Chris Brown were discussing a possible deal on Thursday to resolve probation issues faced by the R&B singer over his 2009 attack on Rihanna.

Kevin Spacey takes us behind the curtain in film

05/01/2014 6:02pm
Kevin Spacey put his body through a lot playing "Richard III" for over 200 shows and across three continents. Tumbling down a massive sand dune in Qatar didn't help.

Whitney Museum announces inaugural exhibits

05/01/2014 6:03pm
The Whitney Museum of American Art will open its new downtown Manhattan home next year with an exhibition of works from its permanent collection, followed by shows dedicated to artists including Archibald Motley and Frank Stella, museum officials said Thursday.

'The Bridges of Madison County' to close May 18

05/01/2014 6:20pm
Broadway's love affair with "The Bridges of Madison County" is ending quickly.

Health district briefly closes Eva Longoria eatery

05/01/2014 6:30pm
Health inspectors say they closed Eva Longoria's female-focused steakhouse on the Las Vegas Strip after finding violations of food-temperature regulations.

Who was Cesar Chavez? Most Mexicans don't know

05/01/2014 7:50pm
The title in Spanish of the new biopic movie about Cesar Chavez sums up just how little known the Mexican-American labor leader is in Mexico.

Cuban musician Juan Formell of Los Van Van dies

05/01/2014 9:21pm
Cuban musician Juan Formell, who for more than four decades was the driving force behind the big band salsa orchestra Los Van Van, died Thursday. He was 71.

Tears of joy: Pharrell 'happy' at awards show

05/01/2014 10:00pm
even after that viral interview with Oprah Winfrey.