Frank Sinatra

Mel Tillis, Country Star Known for His Songs and His Stutter, Dies at 85

Mel Tillis, whose career as a country singer and the writer of enduring hit songs like “Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love to Town” earned him a place in the Country Music Hall of Fame and a National Medal of Arts — but who was equally well known for the stutter he employed to humorous and self-deprecating …

Music

Gaughan ready to step back, but still looking ahead

Brendan Gaughan is not retiring. First, nothing about the word has struck him as accurate. Second, he's convinced he's going to race until he's …

Motorsport

Dylan highlights his later period in Agganis Arena show

BOSTON — Just as Earth revolves around the sun, Bob Dylan plays concerts. Sometimes he’s supporting a new release, sometimes not. Depending on the …

Bob Dylan

Sexual crimes: men, according to men

One afternoon, about three years ago, the human resources (HR) director of a giant corporation bonded with me over the rights of men. Workplace …

Gender

Dancing with the Stars season 25 finale preview: What to expect from the 2-night finale event

Photo Credit: Dancing with the Stars/ABC, Eric McCandless Image Acquired from Disney ABC Media<p>Photo Credit: Dancing with the Stars/ABC, Eric …

Entertainment

An 'excited' Fantasia kicks off her holiday tour at Music Hall at Fair Park on Nov. 19

<i>Christmas After Midnight</i> may be the title of her newest album and tour, but any time is a good time to listen to Fantasia.<p>The native of North …

Dallas

Prince Phillip's Affair With Zsa Zsa Gabor

1 of 7<p><b>Queen Elizabeth</b> and <b>Prince Philip</b> will mark their 70th wedding anniversary on Nov. 20, 2017 — but <b>Merv Griffin</b> reportedly claimed the royal …

Entertainment

24K Career: Inside the Private World of Bruno Mars, the Most Exacting Star in Pop

The pop music world has witnessed its share of conflict in recent years, personal and professional issues playing out on stage, in court, or on …

Katy Perry

BBC - Seven music legends we brought back from the dead

1. Elvis Presley<p>Elvis Presley | Photo by Bethmann / Getty Images<p>2. Tupac Shakur<p>Rapper Snoop Dogg (left) and a hologram of deceased rapper Tupac Shakur perform at the 2012 Coachella Festival | Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Coachella<p>3. Nat King Cole<p>Natalie Cole (right) created an album …

Ronnie James Dio

'It has never been about love before': How the same-sex marriage fight was different for veteran activists

Where were you on the morning of November 15, 2017?<p>I was up at 4:30am, half an hour before my usual waking time.<p>In my Brisbane kitchen, I make coffee …

LGBTQ

Martin Scorsese’s most iconic protagonists, from gangsters to psychopaths

<i>Top image: Taxi Driver (1976) dir. Martin Scorsese</i><p>Throughout Martin Scorsese’s iconic oeuvre, one thing remains a constant: memorable protagonists. …

Robert DeNiro

Fantasia Celebrates 'Christmas After Midnight': First Holiday Album and Tour

As the holiday season fast approaches, Fantasia has already unwrapped a few gifts. The singer not only released her first yuletide album, . The set …

Music

Gallantly I Come to Roy Moore's Rescue

Good old godly Roy Moore now has a page on his website where you can contact him and tell him if you've been approached by the evil media trying to …

Liberal View

Kelsea Ballerini: 25 Things You Don’t Know About Me (I’d Love to Duet With Macklemore!)

The more you know, y’all! <b>Kelsea Ballerini</b>, whose sophomore album, <i>Unapologetically</i>, is now on shelves, revealed 25 things you might not have known …

Reba McEntire

Seal opens dialogue with listeners on 'Standards' album

BEVERLY HILLS, California (AP) — Seal is in crisis mode. The Grammy-winning singer says he's deeply concerned about anti-social social media and the emotionless conversations enabled by technology.<p>He stepped back recently to observe how he and his children used social media and messaging apps — and …

Entertainment

On Boondoggles and Seeking Treatment for Vancouver's Infectious Superficiality

Vancity Hush Buzz is Awesome Gazette: Why I love Yaletown: On being fancy/poor and other important things. This is either the most brilliant piece of …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Kid Rock Debuts at 8, Two Spots Lower Than Second Week Kenny Chesney; Dylan Misses Top 40

by VVN Music Predictions held and Kid Rock ended up debuting at number 8 with his new album Sweet Southern Sugar. The album ties with the 2003 set …

Kenny Chesney

Inside the Revamped Pump Room, Now Open From Lettuce Entertain You

Read Booth One’s menu as a Gold Coast icon is reimagined<p>While Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises’s Rich Melman couldn’t keep The Pump Room’s name, he hopes to bring back some memories when he official reopens the venerable Gold Coast space. LEYE has dubbed the restaurant <b>Booth One</b>, a nod to the VIP …

Restaurants

Xennials: How They’re Different for Marketers

"Xennials," Creative Commons license. |<p>Generational differences in attitudes can be helpful to marketers, but the line between generations can’t be …

Millennials

The San Francisco Concerts and Shows Guaranteed to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

In San Francisco, the holiday season doesn’t bring snowfall or smoking chimneys, but we make our own traditions. Here are some of locals' favorite …

Travel

Jump Into The Holiday Season With Mariah Carey On iHeartChristmas Radio

2017 is nearing its end and that means that we're right about to jump into the holiday season with a number of classic and contemporary hits to get …

Music

A guide to surviving—and enjoying—The Grove

The shopping mall we love to hate<p>Angelenos love to shame The Grove, but let’s face it: There are reasons why the 15-year-old lifestyle center has become a Los Angeles institution.<p>The essentials<p><b>Don’t park</b> at <b>The Original Farmers Market</b> lot as they don’t offer validation for The Grove.<br>• Use the …

Los Angeles

A Bob Dylan concert is still as challenging as ever. But why try to change him now?

It’s hard to know what to make of Bob Dylan these days. In that sense, nothing has changed. Over his six-decade career, the Hibbing, Minn., songwriter has perfected inscrutability — winning over devoted fans with his genius and frustrating them with his studied mysteriousness. Even his …

Lifestyle

Actress Roundtable: Jennifer Lawrence, Emma Stone and Top Stars on Harassment in Hollywood and Ideas for Industry Change

Six top actresses — including Mary J. Blige, Jessica Chastain, Allison Janney and Saoirse Ronan — open up about risky roles and how the industry's …

Hollywood

Cool Spaces: You can mix business with pleasure at Floh Spirits headquarters (photos, video)

CLEVELAND, Ohio - - You don't come across many offices with a massive Wizard of Oz lion head knocker decorating the front door, a replica Star Wars …

Cleveland

Seal Channels Sinatra On New Jazz Classics Album

Music<p>08 November 2017 | 5:00 pm<p>Grammy Award-winning soul and R&B singer Seal is paying tribute to legends Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and Nat King …

Award Shows

World Cup failure an incredibly bitter pill for Italians to swallow

<b>“Sinatra with a cold is Picasso without paint, Ferrari without fuel.”</b><p>Gay Talese’s wonderfully whimsical turn of phrase from “Frank Sinatra Has a …

Italy

Ask A Concierge: The Neon Museum in Las Vegas

When you think of Las Vegas, you probably think of the huge neon signs that the city is known for. Many of the city’s more famous casinos are no …

Las Vegas

Remembering Gossip Doyenne Liz Smith

The journalist was the first gossip columnist to have her column run in three newspapers simultaneously.<p>Liz Smith, who died Sunday at age 94, had a …

Ivana Trump

Liz Smith, the Last Nice Gossip Columnist

Liz Smith, who has died aged 94, became famous after covering Donald and Ivana Trump’s divorce. In an age of brutal gossip sites, she was a model of …

Journalism