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Barnes tackles urban experience with 'Person of the Crowd'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:58pm

The Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia is taking art to the streets — and bringing the streets into the museum — as part of a major new exhibition that looks at engaging with public space and the urban experience.

Man held after gun shot in Vegas fight between rapper, group

Ken Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:48pm

A Florida man has been jailed on felony and misdemeanor charges after he fired a shot during a fight between the hip hop music group Migos and rapper Sean Kingston outside a Las Vegas Strip convention center, police said Wednesday.

Oscars look to 'La La Land,' host Kimmel for ratings boost

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:45pm

If the Oscars had doubled down on nominating films with actors named Ryan, the ceremony's chances for a ratings bounce might be as likely as host Jimmy Kimmel's Trump jokes.

David Bowie wins best British album prize at Brits for "Blackstar"

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:45pm

David Bowie wins best British album prize at Brits for "Blackstar"

A Tribe Called Quest has been named best international group at the Brit Awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 2:25pm

A Tribe Called Quest has been named best international group at the Brit Awards .

Video shows Harrison Ford's plane mistakenly fly over jet

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:56pm

Newly released video shows a small plane piloted by Harrison Ford flying low over an airliner with 116 people aboard moments before he mistakenly landed on a taxiway at a Southern California airport.

Suspect in killing of T-Pain's niece is found dead

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:20pm

Authorities say the man suspected of killing rapper and record-producer T-Pain's niece has been found dead from an apparent suicide.

Ryan Eggold's Tom takes center stage in 'Blacklist' spinoff

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:14pm

Ryan Eggold is ready for more action in NBC's "The Blacklist: Redemption."

Lisa Marie Presley's payments to ex limited to legal fees

Anthony McCartney, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 1:04pm

Lisa Marie Presley will not have to pay spousal support to her estranged husband while they fight over her assets, but she will have to pay some of his attorney's fees, a judge ruled Wednesday.

Polish play investigated for blasphemy, inciting violence

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 12:04pm

Prosecutors in Poland are investigating a new theater production that alludes to murdering the country's most powerful politician and has sexual scenes involving the cross and an image of the late Polish pope, St. John Paul II.

Jordan Peele turns his focus to directing in 'Get Out'

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 11:27am

Jordan Peele is "kind of done" with performing.

Beale Street Music Festival features eclectic lineup

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 11:16am

Kings of Leon, Snoop Dogg, Soundgarden and Sturgill Simpson are among the musical acts scheduled to perform at the Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis in May.

Dresses that tell a story: Princess Diana's life in fashion

Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 11:10am

The dresses tell the story of a life cut short: first the frilly debutante frocks Princess Diana wore before she married Prince Charles, then the elaborate gowns that stunned the world, and finally the power suits she favored shortly before her death.

Duchess of Cambridge pool-playing skills deemed 'dreadful'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 11:06am

The Duchess of Cambridge has shown off her pool-playing skills — though one teenager was not impressed.

Baby on way for 'Little People' stars Jeremy, Audrey Roloff

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 10:13am

"Little People, Big World" stars Jeremy and Audrey Roloff are expecting their first child together.

Jay Z to become 1st rapper in Songwriters Hall of Fame

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 9:55am

Jay Z will become the first rapper ever inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame when he enters the prestigious organization in June.

7-year-old boy meets NBC's Holt after on-air shout out

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 8:35am

A 7-year-old boy's mention of Lester Holt to a local news reporter in Portland, Oregon, has earned him a chance to meet his favorite news anchor.

Even at anything-goes Carnival, these lyrics raise eyebrows

Sarah Dilorenzo, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 8:28am

The typical notion of Carnival in Brazil is that anything goes: no headdress too big, no outfit too small, no song too ribald. This year, some organizers of the world's best known street party are saying: "Enough!" At least to the lyrics.

Mezzo Jamie Barton enjoys playing 'truly evil' witch

Mike Silverman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 8:17am

Poor Rusalka! The water nymph heroine of Antonin Dvorak's best-known opera never stands a chance against the witch Jezibaba — especially as played to the hilt by the powerhouse mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton.

Book by new national security adviser is No. 1 best-seller

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 8:10am

Here's a way to reach the top of the best-seller lists: Become the next national security adviser.