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Southern rock founding father Gregg Allman dies at age 69

Russ Bynum and Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 6:42pm

Music legend Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel The Allman Brothers Band to superstardom and spawn Southern rock, died Saturday, his manager said. He was 69.

Rocker Gregg Allman dies at age 69; sang and lived the blues

Russ Bynum and Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 4:14pm

Gregg Allman, a survivor of tragedy, knew the blues musically and in a painfully personal way.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 2:00pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Publicist: Music legend Gregg Allman has died; organist, singer for The Allman Brothers Band helped spawn Southern rock

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 1:40pm

Publicist: Music legend Gregg Allman has died; organist, singer for The Allman Brothers Band helped spawn Southern rock.

John Travolta donates plane to Australia aviation group

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 11:50am

John Travolta has donated his personal vintage Boeing 707 airplane to a restoration group in Australia.

Not exactly Cannes, this film fest is Fargo _ with drones

Dave Kolpack, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 8:48am

Spencer Kuhlman was playing junior hockey in Canada when a knee injury wiped out his hopes of playing in college. With time on his hands, Kuhlman turned to another passion — aviation — and soon lost himself in the pleasures of drone photography.

Long-awaited display of restored Memphis Belle set for 2018

Mitch Stacy, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 7:39am

The fabled World War II bomber Memphis Belle will finally go on public display next spring at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force alongside John F. Kennedy's presidential plane, an early Wright Brothers flyer and other national treasures.

Rocker Chris Cornell remembered as 'voice of our generation'

Sandy Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 8:53pm

Music's elite and Hollywood stars remembered Chris Cornell at a somber memorial service Friday that focused on the Soundgarden frontman's love of family and friends as much as it did on his musical achievements as one of rock's leading voices.

Melania Trump wears $51K Dolce & Gabbana jacket in Sicily

Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 6:44pm

Melania Trump's first outing in the Sicilian sunshine was in a colorful floral applique jacket by Dolce & Gabbana that sells for $51,000, or several thousand dollars below the median U.S. income in 2015.

Ben Stiller and wife Christine Taylor announce separation

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 6:44pm

Ben Stiller and his wife announced Friday that they are separating after 17 years of marriage.

The Latest: Tom Morello, Josh Brolin eulogize Chris Cornell

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 2:40pm

The Latest on memorial services Friday for late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell (all times local):

Trump law firm calls alleged Bloom County letter a 'fake'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 2:08pm

A law firm representing President Donald Trump is disputing internet reports that it sent a "cease and desist" letter to the creator of Bloom County.

The Latest: Police: Facebook posts led to Comicon arrest

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 2:08pm

The Latest on an arrest at Phoenix Comicon (all times local):

Denis Johnson, author of 'Jesus' Son,' dead at 67

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:46pm

Denis Johnson, the prize-winning fiction writer, poet and playwright best known for his surreal and transcendent story collection "Jesus' Son," has died at age 67.

Fishburne, Mantegna to host Memorial Day concert in DC

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:28pm

Actors Laurence Fishburne and Joe Mantegna are set to host the Memorial Day concert in Washington.

Jared Martin, who played Dusty Farlow on 'Dallas,' dies

Kristen By Groot, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:10pm

Jared Martin, who became a fan favorite with his portrayal of the charming cowboy Dusty Farlow on the 1980s soap opera "Dallas," has died. He was 75.

Ariana Grande planning benefit concert in Manchester

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 1:10pm

Ariana Grande has vowed to return to Manchester, England, to give a concert to raise money for the victims of Monday's deadly bombing at her show there.

Ariana Grande says she plans benefit concert in Manchester, England to raise money for attack victims

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:20pm

Ariana Grande says she plans benefit concert in Manchester, England to raise money for attack victims.

Painting of Tamir Rice shooting withdrawn from art festival

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 10:55am

The artist of a painting depicting the fatal shooting of Tamir Rice has withdrawn the piece from a Pittsburgh arts festival after an outcry that the white artist was exploiting black pain.

Panic! At the Disco's Brendon Urie on 'exciting' B'way bow

John Carucci, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 10:19am

As Brendon Urie readies to make his Broadway debut Friday night in "Kinky Boots," the Panic! At the Disco frontman expressed condolences to the victims of the deadly attack at a concert in England, vowing never to give in to terror.