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Elvis Presley’s 1961 benefit concert remembered

HONOLULU (AP) — Elvis Presley once helped raised money to build the USS Arizona Memorial. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

‘Idol’ finalists thrill with Motown tunes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “American Idol” finalist Naima Adedapo was on the move. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Aretha Franklin to celebrate 69th birthday in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — After battling back from health problems, the Queen of Soul plans to celebrate her 69th birthday in a big way in New York City. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Hats On: Winslet book features hat-wearing celebs

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s hats on for Kate Winslet. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Quintessential star Elizabeth Taylor dies at 79

NEW YORK (AP) — Elizabeth Taylor, screen goddess, was born in 1951’s “A Place in the Sun,” when she cooed into Montgomery Clift’s ear, “You’ll be my pickup.” Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Zsa Zsa Gabor hospitalized after Liz Taylor death

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zsa Zsa Gabor’s publicist says the shock of Elizabeth Taylor’s death made Gabor fear she was next and sent her to the hospital with high blood pressure. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

W.Va. miners say nothing fake in TV series ‘Coal’

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A southern West Virginia mine foreman featured in the new reality TV series “Coal” says the show that debuts March 30 lives up to its billing: It’s all real. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

MoMA unveils stunning show of German expressionism

NEW YORK (AP) — With its jagged gouges and sometimes primitive look, the woodcut is a favorite of children’s arts and crafts classes. It delivers a message that is simple, urgent, bold. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Jury selection begins in LA for Jackson doctor

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jury selection has begun under tight security in the trial of the doctor charged in the death of Michael Jackson. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

NY school wins visit from ‘Wimpy Kid’ author

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The reception was anything but wimpy at a Buffalo, N.Y., school for the author of the best-selling “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” series. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites