Latest Elvis Presley News

13-year-old Elvis plans career of paying tribute to ‘King’

Jan. 08, 2022 01:08 AM EST

HOWELL, Mich. (AP) — Bryson Vines knows more about Elvis Presley than fans much older than him. At 13 years old, Bryson already has been performing as an Elvis tribute artist for several years, the Livingston Daily Press & Argus reports. When he is not attending...

Today in History

Jan. 08, 2022 00:19 AM EST

Today in History Today is Saturday, Jan. 8, the eighth day of 2022. There are 357 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 8, 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson, in his State of the Union address, declared an “unconditional war...

Graceland commemorating 45th anniversary of Presley's death

Jan. 06, 2022 04:13 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Elvis Presley's Graceland will be celebrating the 45th anniversary of the singer and actor's death with new museum exhibits, record giveaways, concerts and other special events at the tourist attraction centered around Presley's life and career in Memphis, Tennessee. ...

From Kenya to Mississippi: Teacher dreams of being engineer

Jan. 02, 2022 00:04 AM EST

BLUE SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) — Cyprian Ng’etich, a Kenya native turned Mississippi middle school teacher, has always had his head in the clouds. With his childhood home near a hospital and airstrip built by foreign missionaries, small planes came and went often. From time to time,...

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2021

Dec. 31, 2021 15:09 PM EST

They both carved out sterling reputations as military and political leaders over years of public service. But both also saw their legacies tarnished by their actions in the long, bloody war in Iraq. Former Secretary of State Colin Powell and former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld...

'All Madden' documentary a labor of love for Fox Sports

Dec. 24, 2021 11:34 AM EST

Many gamers will receive the latest edition of the “Madden” video game for the holidays. On Saturday, some will even find out for the first time that the name behind the popular franchise was a successful coach and broadcaster. Or as NFL commissioner Roger Goodell succinctly puts...

Timeline of NBA in 1970s as league celebrates 75th season

Dec. 16, 2021 11:26 AM EST

Timeline of the National Basketball Association during the 1970s. The timeline includes milestone moments in the league’s history and key moments off the court as the NBA celebrates its 75th season: April 29, 1970: Jerry West forces overtime in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, knocking...

Today in History

Dec. 04, 2021 00:14 AM EST

Today in History Today is Saturday, Dec. 4, the 338th day of 2021. There are 27 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On Dec. 4, 1942, during World War II, U.S. bombers struck the Italian mainland for the...

Bring in holiday cheer with Kelly Clarkson, Pentatonix, more

Nov. 22, 2021 16:18 PM EST

It’s that time of year to grab some hot coco, don your coziest sweater and put on some festive tunes. Whether you’re dealing with holiday heartbreak or reuniting with loved ones after an uncertain two years, there’s music for everyone this season. Associated Press...

Elvis enthusiast to head Presley foundation in Tupelo

Nov. 15, 2021 19:57 PM EST

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — An Elvis Presley enthusiast who has helped promote the late singer's ties to his Mississippi hometown will take over as head of a memorial foundation in Tupelo. Roy Turner was named executive director of the Elvis Presley Memorial Foundation, which...