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Billy Strings wins bluegrass entertainer of the year award

Billy Strings wins bluegrass entertainer of the year award

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Grammy-winning bluegrass musician Billy Strings won entertainer of the year at the genre's top awards show, a major feat for the 28-year-old guitarist who beat out veteran performers.
Peter Nygard agrees to U.S. extradition; Toronto police announce sex assault charges

Peter Nygard agrees to U.S. extradition; Toronto police announce sex assault charges

WINNIPEG — On the same day former Canadian fashion mogul Peter Nygard agreed to be extradited to the United States to face a charge of sex trafficking, police in Toronto announced their own charges.
Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide.
In his dad's footsteps, Michael Gandolfini finds his own way

In his dad's footsteps, Michael Gandolfini finds his own way

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Gandolfini face is thinner. His hair is thicker. His presence gentler. But there's no mistaking it. He looks like his dad. It's something he's heard many times in his 22 years, especially recently.
Klimt portrait, missing for 22 years, to star in Rome show

Klimt portrait, missing for 22 years, to star in Rome show

ROME (AP) — Gustav Klimt’s “Portrait of a Lady,” which went missing for nearly 23 years after its theft from an Italian museum, will star in an exhibit about the Austrian artist that is opening this month at a Rome museum.
John Richardson's final Picasso book arrives in November

John Richardson's final Picasso book arrives in November

NEW YORK (AP) — In the fall of 2018, art historian John Richardson fell critically ill and died the following March, at age 95.
American Dream unveils luxury wing as virus still looms

American Dream unveils luxury wing as virus still looms

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.
What to stream in October: 'Sort Of,' more than kind of funny, 'Acapulco' makes waves

What to stream in October: 'Sort Of,' more than kind of funny, 'Acapulco' makes waves

Change is afoot in October's streaming highlights as a Toronto nanny plots an overseas escape and a Mexican man finds adventure at a splashy hotel resort.
Quebec's overhaul of its strict French-language law under microscope at hearings

Quebec's overhaul of its strict French-language law under microscope at hearings

MONTREAL — Quebec's proposed overhaul of its French-language charter is under the microscope at legislative hearings, with participants this week raising concerns about the bill's effect on English speakers and the independence of the judiciary.
Abortion, Taliban in spotlight at Hollywood women’s event

Abortion, Taliban in spotlight at Hollywood women’s event

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A Hollywood event that’s supposed to be about women's empowerment in the industry and the world was more about how their rights are being imperiled at home and abroad. Restrictive abortion legislation in the U.S.
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