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10 Things to Know for Today

Jul. 20, 2018 8:24 AM EDT

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. GUESS WHO'S COMING TO WASHINGTON? Unbowed by swirling criticism of his summit encounter with Vladimir Putin, President Donald Trump swiftly invited the Russian leader to the White House this fall for a...

Bruce Springsteen surprises audience at Billy Joel concert

Jul. 19, 2018 7:53 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Springsteen propped himself on top of Billy Joel's piano to sing a duet with The Piano Man, who was celebrating his 100th concert at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night. Joel told the energetic crowd he had a guest coming onstage who has won a Grammy, Oscar and Tony. Springsteen...

Bruce Springsteen's Broadway show to be seen on Netflix

Jul. 18, 2018 1:13 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Put away your wallet — you won't have to pay hundreds of dollars to see Bruce Springsteen's Broadway show. Netflix announced Wednesday that it will broadcast The Boss' one-man show on Dec. 15, his last performance. "Springsteen on Broadway" has been extended three times. He had...

Oklahoma town doubles in population for Woody Guthrie fest

Jul. 13, 2018 2:03 PM EDT

OKEMAH, Okla. (AP) — Woody Guthrie's Oklahoma hometown has doubled in population as thousands gather for a music festival in honor of the "This Land Is Your Land" singer. The Journal Record reports that the town of Okemah jumps from about 3,000 to 6,000 people during the annual Woody Guthrie Folk Festival....

Bruce Springsteen's childhood home sold

Jul. 9, 2018 7:22 AM EDT

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A childhood home in New Jersey where Bruce Springsteen lived for seven years has been sold for $255,000. The Asbury Park Press reports the two-family home at 39 Institute Street in Freehold was listed for $269,900 in November. The Springsteens lived on the left side of the house from...

Elvis, Beatles memorabilia items on display at Hard Rock

Jul. 7, 2018 3:30 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Elvis Presley's Rolls Royce, the suits the Beatles wore on their first tour of America, Bruce Springsteen's sleeveless faded denim jacket and colorful headband, and Michael Jackson's famous glove are among the items of music memorabilia on display at Atlantic City's new Hard Rock...

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

Jul. 5, 2018 2:28 PM EDT

The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers. TOP 20 GLOBAL CONCERT TOURS 1. Bruno Mars; $5,199,385;...

Today in History

Jul. 2, 2018 12:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, July 2, the 183rd day of 2018. There are 182 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 2, 1937, aviator Amelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan disappeared over the Pacific Ocean while attempting to make the first round-the-world flight along the equator. On...

Atlantic City welcomes back 2 shuttered casinos

Jun. 28, 2018 2:24 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Movie stars lent an air of celebrity glitz to a gritty seaside gambling resort Thursday as Atlantic City reclaimed two of its shuttered casinos, and more than 6,000 of the 11,000 jobs it lost during a brutal stretch of casino shutdowns. The Hard Rock, which was the former Trump...

2 Atlantic City casinos open a day early

Jun. 27, 2018 9:25 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City's newest casinos threw open their doors to gamblers Wednesday — a day earlier than scheduled. The previously shuttered Hard Rock and the Ocean Resort Casino were supposed to open Thursday, but both received permission Wednesday afternoon from the New Jersey...