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Prince Asked Journey if He Plagiarized the End of "Purple Rain"

<b>Prince</b> worked hard in his career to take care of other artists, whether they worked for him or not. So in 1984 when Prince was worried he might have …

Prince

Prince's Private Island Estate Will Be Sold At Auction: See Inside

Paisley Park has a sister property in paradise — and it’s coming up for sale.<p>Prince‘s estate is selling off the late singer’s private retreat in …

Real Estate

Prince’s Estate Launches Comprehensive ‘Discography’ Website Filled With Videos, Photos, More

The music beat has been in overdrive this week — between Avicii’s tragic death, Coachella, Beychella — and the Prince beat in particular: The run-up …

Files show rising alarm in Prince's circle as health failed

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some of Prince's closest confidants had grown increasingly alarmed about his health in the days before he died and tried to get …

Medicine

As Prince heirs stew, bankers and lawyers cash in on estate

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — As the second anniversary of Prince's death approaches, his heirs have yet to collect a dollar of his estimated $200 million …

Freedom of Information

4 Anti-Inflammatory Vitamins Doctors Swear By To Blast Fat Fast

You eat healthy, get in cardio three times and week and do crunches daily. Creating these kinds of smart lifestyle goals are essential to losing …

Behind the Lens: Prince and Bruce Springsteen as Seen Through Their Personal Photographers

ON THE SURFACE, Bruce Springsteen and Prince seem like very different artists.<p>Fond of lace, purple stage suits, and playing with listeners’ notions …

Minnesota Twins Announce Official Prince Merch

Prince’s Minneapolis hometown has found many ways to remember the late musician since his passing in 2016. Now, its baseball team the Minnesota Twins will begin selling Prince-branded merchandise, according to the <i>Star Tribune</i>. Starting April 5, fans can purchase Prince shirts, hats, and baseballs. …

E-cigarettes leak toxic metals, study finds

Several recent studies have suggested that electronic cigarettes may not be as safe as we may think, and a new study now adds that these popular …

Amazon, Williams-Sonoma, and UnitedHealth Are All Hiring Work-From-Home Positions

It's time to make your remote job dreams a reality.<p>Ready to tackle something new in 2018? If you're looking to challenge yourself in your career, …

Williams-Sonoma

Potato scallops

Step 1<p>Cook 1 large potato in boiling water until tender. Cool. Thickly slice into 8 slices.<p>Step 2<p>Whisk flour with baking powder. Make a well in the …

Prince Huge Memorabilia Auction Heavy on the Purple

<b>Prince</b>'s zest for purple flair will be showcased during an auction offering up incredible items from the legendary musician's life ... but you'll …

Auctions

How to Save $1 Million for Retirement -- When You Have Nothing Saved by Age 50

Believe it or not, it can be done.<p>It's no secret that Americans on a whole are mostly unprepared for retirement -- but sadly, that includes those who …

All-Inclusive Resorts For Your Next Vacay — No Passport Required

The way we see it, there are two kinds of vacations: the kind where you’re running around sightseeing and scouring the internet for tips on where to …

Extreme Cold Turns Niagara Falls Into a Fairy Tale Landscape Frozen in Time

Ask anyone in the eastern half of North America about the 2017 holiday weather and they'll tell you one thing: it was (and still remains) bitterly cold. Bundling up in layers of sweaters can be a drag, but there is one advantage—the scenery outside is beautiful. With temperatures well below …

Crab Cake Hush Puppies

Serve these Crab Cake Hush Puppies with your favorite rémoulade or cocktail sauce for tasty appetizers. Hush puppies, a Southern classic made by …

Supremely Rare Vinyl Copies of Prince's 'Black Album' Surface

Prince ordered the entire run of the 1987 LP destroyed, and virtually no copies survived. Now, after a surprise discovery, three are up for …

Music

Jimmy Fallon Did A Thanksgiving Parade Cover Of Prince And Reactions Weren’t Particularly Kind

Jimmy Fallon is a documented Prince megafan and he even has a ping pong story to prove it. Fallon’s love of the Minnesotan music legend wasn’t enough to turn a traveling <i>Tonight Show</i> cover into something folks wanted in their Thanksgiving plans. To be fair, maybe should have done something off <i>Parade</i>.<p>…

How to switch from Chrome to Firefox Quantum in under 2 minutes

Having used Chrome for ages, I’ve gotten used to the browser’s sluggish performance and gluttony for system memory, and I’ve a feeling I’m not alone.<p>With the launch of Firefox Quantum, we can finally break free from those shackles: the latest version of Mozilla’s browser uses an all-new CSS engine …

Google

Who Was Prince in Private?

In his fifty-seven years, Prince mastered the art of control—not merely the show of self-possession but the daily practice of it. The gravitational pull of racial, sexual, spiritual systems did not appear to act on him. In 1981, the questions he posed in “Controversy”—was he black or white, gay or …

I Am Something That You’ll Never Comprehend: Remembering Prince

ONE DAY, when the ’80s were in their infancy, I overheard some junior high classmates discussing a Rolling Stones concert they’d just seen, a few …

Five would-be heirs of Prince lose Minnesota court appeal

(Reuters) - A Minnesota state appeals court on Tuesday said five people who claimed to be half-siblings of Prince did not deserve to share in the late pop superstar's estate.<p>The Minnesota Court of Appeals said the judge overseeing Prince's estate correctly interpreted state parentage and probate …

Judiciary

How I got an airline to pay for items in a delayed bag

Not long ago, an airline lost my checked bag for five days. There’s no point in naming and shaming the airline, because what I’m about to tell you could apply to, or happen on, any airline.<p>I will say that it was a non-stop flight and I checked in for the flight three hours before departure, so …

Flying

Prince's sister says purple wasn't his favorite color

<b>(CNN) —</b> Tyka Nelson just tweaked a major part of Prince's legacy.<p>The sister of the late superstar talked to the Evening Standard about an upcoming exhibit of Prince artifacts set to open in London and mentioned one of his beloved instruments.<p>"The standout piece for me is his orange Cloud guitar," …

Music

The debate over Prince's favorite color rages on

NEW YORK (AP) — Prince didn't have an orange crush — purple was his favorite color, according to his half-sister Sharon Nelson.<p>Sharon Nelson says in a statement to The Associated Press on Thursday that "contrary to what has been said, purple was and is Prince's color." Tyka Nelson, Prince's only …

Prince

‘Good Booty’: The Sexual Power of Music

<b>GOOD BOOTY</b> <b><br>Love and Sex, Black & White, Body and Soul in American Music</b><br>By Ann Powers<br>Illustrated. 418 pp. Dey St./William Morrow. $26.99.<p>“Tutti frutti, good booty,” ran the pre-bowdlerized version of Little Richard’s hit song, one of the lyrics the NPR music critic Ann Powers cites to demonstrate the …

Music

Showtime Acquires the Prince Concert Film ‘Sign O’ The Times’

Showtime is ready to let <i>Sign o’ the Times</i> mess with your mind. The premium cable net has acquired Prince’s 30-year-old concert film, which hasn’t run …

John Stamos Gifts the World a Naked Photo on His 54th Birthday

John Stamos<p>The <i>Full House</i> alum and <i>Fuller House</i> star gifted the world with a naked photo on his 54th birthday.<p>Josh Brolin<p>The <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> and</i> …

Miley Cyrus

Prince Is Getting His Very Own Color Purple

The Pantone Color Institute announced that they have created a special hue in honor of the late artist.<p>Prince’s association with the color purple is now getting the official Pantone treatment. The company behind the Color of the Year releases partnered with Prince’s estate to create a custom purple …

Laurie

These Supplements Slash Your Risk of Dementia in Half

It’s official: A new study proves that just taking the right supplement could slash your risk of ever developing dementia 50 percent or more. Which …