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Admirers wrestle with how to honor Pete Seeger

05/02/2014 1:42am
Someday, it might be possible to take the Pete Seeger Bridge to Pete Seeger Park and listen to Pete Seeger music by the Pete Seeger statue.

Admirers wrestle with how to honor Pete Seeger

05/02/2014 4:10am
Someday, it might be possible to take the Pete Seeger Bridge to Pete Seeger Park and listen to Pete Seeger music by the Pete Seeger statue.

Ray LaMontagne ventures out musically in new album

05/02/2014 6:00am
It may be hard to recognize Ray LaMontagne behind all the reverb and distortion on his new album, but the singer-songwriter says it's the most exposed he's ever been on a record.

Wes Anderson, Tilda Swinton sail on Queen Mary 2

05/02/2014 6:11am
The director of "Grand Budapest Hotel" and several of its stars will be sailing across the Atlantic in June aboard the Queen Mary 2.

Jeremy Clarkson apologizes over racist language

05/02/2014 8:20am
"Top Gear" host Jeremy Clarkson has apologized and asked for forgiveness following allegations that he used racist language while he was shooting an episode of the popular BBC show.

Ride at Disney centerpiece of New Fantasyland

05/02/2014 9:10am
The centerpiece of the New Fantasyland area inside the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World will open to the public on May 28.

Producer on Jackson album: Everyone did a good job

05/02/2014 10:50am
When Michael Jackson's record label released his first posthumous album in 2010, a year after the King of Pop's sudden death, producer Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins was asked to work on the project.

'Belle' is diverse, female-led on and off camera

05/02/2014 11:30am
British director Amma Asante knows how hard it is to get a costume drama off the ground — especially when it stars a black female newcomer and is directed by a black female with only one previous film to her credit.

'Ordinary Grace' is honored as best mystery novel

05/02/2014 1:11pm
The story of a Minnesota teen's tragic coming of age in 1961 has been honored by the Mystery Writers of America as the best novel published last year.

Tony-nominated director Nicholas Martin dies

05/02/2014 1:51pm
Nicholas Martin, an actor-turned-director who ran two important Massachusetts theater companies and earned a Tony Award nomination for directing "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" on Broadway last year, has died. He was 75.

Joe Brown's appeal moving forward in Tennessee

05/02/2014 2:01pm
The Tennessee Court of Appeals should decide the appeal of Joe Brown, the former TV judge who was jailed on contempt of court charges, a special judge said Friday.

TV's Bellamy Young tours National Mall sites in DC

05/02/2014 3:01pm
What would TV's first lady Mellie Grant do if she saw the nation's most-visited national park falling into disrepair?

Obama to raise money for Democrats in California

05/02/2014 4:41pm
President Barack Obama is traveling to California next week to raise money for the Democratic Party and receive a humanities award from film director Steven Spielberg.

Talent through the generations at Jazz Fest

05/02/2014 5:41pm
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is filled with artists who have handed down their know-how and love for their craft to their children.

Aguilera makes Jazz Fest debut

05/02/2014 7:00pm
Christina Aguilera gave her fans a little bit of jazz, a little bit of blues, and a lot of soul during her debut performance Friday at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.

Disney Latin America's Violetta gives free concert

05/02/2014 8:21pm
A free concert by the teen who portrays Disney's "Violetta" on Friday drew an estimated 250,000 fans in Argentina's capital, especially young girls eager to see their idol.

AP NewsAlert

05/02/2014 10:40pm
Efrem Zimbalist Jr., star of hit TV series '77 Sunset Strip' and 'The FBI,' has died at 95 .