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Stories with person: Elvis Presley
  • Leicester soccer team was 5,000-1 longshot, now eyes title story has photos
    Updated: Apr-30-16 11:22 am

    LONDON - Bettors looking for a wager with a fancifully high payoff last summer could have gone into their local betting shop in England and risked a bit of cash on the proposition that Elvis Presley would be found alive and well.

  • 'Me and Mrs. Jones' singer Billy Paul dead at age 80 story has photos
    Updated: Apr-24-16 11:36 pm

    NEW YORK - Billy Paul, a jazz and soul singer best known for the No. 1 hit ballad and "Philadelphia Soul" classic "Me and Mrs. Jones," died Sunday.

  • Prince's death raises numerous questions about prior health story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-22-16 6:22 pm

    MINNEAPOLIS - Prince talked dirty in song but had a reputation for clean living. He also had an ability to put on shows that were electrifying in their athleticism.

  • New film imagines what happened when Elvis met Nixon 
    Updated: Apr-21-16 4:43 pm

    LOS ANGELES - At around 6:30 a.m. on December 21, 1970, Elvis Presley delivered a hand-written note to a guard at the northwest gate of the White House requesting a meeting with President Richard Nixon. In the note scribbled on American Airlines stationary, Presley expressed concern for the state of the country and asked if he could help by becoming a Federal Agent at Large.

  • Review: 'Elvis & Nixon' recalls a bizarre moment in history 
    Updated: Apr-20-16 6:00 pm

    This we know: On December 21, 1970, Elvis Presley showed up bright and early at the White House gates, delivering a barely legible note he'd scrawled on American Airlines stationery to President Richard Nixon. He said he'd love to come by and meet the president, and that he was also seeking a badge to be a federal agent, so he could help combat the drug culture and the "hippie elements" ruining the country.

  • Lady Gaga's childhood piano could bring $200,000 at auction story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-07-16 3:37 pm

    NEW YORK - Lady Gaga was only 5 years old when she wrote her first song on an upright piano that her grandparents bought. Now the instrument that inspired the pop music sensation is going on the auction block at a pre-sale estimate of $100,000 to $200,000.

  • 'Girlfriend Experience' escorts viewer through love for pay 
    Updated: Apr-06-16 11:03 am

    NEW YORK - It's the world's oldest profession. It's very popular with amateurs. With or without money changing hands, sex reigns as a transaction that stimulates no end of longing, curiosity and obsession.

  • James McBride pays tribute to the Godfather of Soul 
    Updated: Apr-04-16 10:37 am

    "Kill 'Em and Leave" (Spiegel & Grau), by James McBride