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Judges may not be buying that 'Stairway' needs new trial

Judges may not be buying that 'Stairway' needs new trial

A group of US judges don't seem inclined to order a new trial in a copyright fight over the Led Zeppelin song, "Stairway to Heaven." Members of an 11-judge panel at a Monday hearing before the 9th U.S.
Emmy Awards viewership plunges to 6.9 million people

Emmy Awards viewership plunges to 6.9 million people

NEW YORK — The Emmy Awards plunged to a record-low viewership of 6.9 million, illustrating a collective shrug by the public for an annual program that celebrates the best of television and is designed to build excitement for a new season.
Kanye West attracts thousands to Wyoming for worship service

Kanye West attracts thousands to Wyoming for worship service

BILLINGS, Mont. — Kanye West has held an outdoor worship service that attracted thousands of people to the Wyoming city where he owns a ranch.

Lawsuit: Doctor, coach abused boys at renowned youth club

NEW YORK — For underprivileged boys from rough-and-tumble New York City neighbourhoods , the Madison Square Boys Club stood as an oasis — a home away from home where they could shoot hoops, swim laps, and learn skills, like cooking and photography.

1 of B.B. King's 'Lucille' guitars sold for $280K at auction

JACKSON, Miss. — A guitar given to B.B. King for his 80th birthday has sold for $280,000 at an auction of items from the blues legend's estate.
Film explores Latina union leader who organized farmworkers

Film explores Latina union leader who organized farmworkers

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Years before Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta began organizing poor farmworkers in California, a woman named Maria Moreno sought to sign up impoverished farmworkers for a fledgling union.

Woman charged with murder in boyfriend's movie scene killing

FULTON, Mo. — A central Missouri woman has been charged with first-degree murder after telling investigators that she fatally shot her boyfriend as they acted out a movie scene.

After Amazon packages found in cemetery, police deliver them

BURLINGTON, Mass. — Officers in a Massachusetts police department briefly turned into Amazon drivers after a stash of undelivered packages was found in a cemetery.
Motown mogul Berry Gordy announces retirement at 89

Motown mogul Berry Gordy announces retirement at 89

DETROIT — The Motown mogul who launched the careers of numerous stars like Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross and Michael Jackson has announced his retirement.

Authorities: Truck stop camel sits on woman who then bites

GROSSE TETE, La. — Authorities in Louisiana say a camel at a truck stop petting zoo sat on a woman after she crawled into its enclosure.