- Taylor Swift leads American Music Awards nominations Updated: Oct-13-15 1:41 pm
NEW YORK - Taylor Swift earned six American Music Awards nominations Tuesday, and if she wins everything she's up for, the singer will become the most-honored female artist in the show's history.
- Michelle Obama celebrates International Day of the Girl Updated: Oct-11-15 3:32 pm
WASHINGTON - Michelle Obama is grooving to the tunes of Beyonce, Demi Lovato and Esperanza Spalding as she celebrates the International Day of the Girl.
- Pope Francis shares stage with Queen of Soul, Bocelli Updated: Sep-26-15 11:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Pope Francis and an admiring throng of thousands enjoyed a little music from the Queen of Soul, Andrew Bocelli and others at the end of his first day in Philadelphia on his first-ever U.S. tour.
- Mark Wahlberg gets in a 'Ted' joke while emceeing for pope Updated: Sep-26-15 10:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Within an hour of the start of a festival headlined by Pope Francis, Mark Wahlberg already had made a joke about his raunchy movie "Ted."
- The Latest: Helicopters headed to pick up Pope Francis Updated: Sep-26-15 8:16 am
NEW YORK - Latest developments in Pope Francis' visit to the United States. All times local:
- Scalpers turn papal tickets for profit, drawing church's ire Updated: Sep-24-15 8:50 am
PHILADELPHIA - The rosary beads cost $175. Sounds a bit pricey, except the Craigslist ad says they come with tickets to see Pope Francis. Same with the $10 train passes marked up to $85 in another listing.
- Aretha Franklin has a song - and a gift - for the pope Updated: Sep-23-15 3:34 pm
NEW YORK - Getting Aretha Franklin to sing for you could be considered a gift in itself. But the Queen of Soul has something special for Pope Francis when she performs for him at the Festival of Families concert in Philadelphia on Saturday.
- Cauley, survivor of crash that killed Redding, dies at 67 Updated: Sep-22-15 9:35 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Trumpeter Ben Cauley, a member of the Stax Records group the Bar-Kays and the only survivor of the 1967 plane crash that killed most of his bandmates and Stax star Otis Redding, has died in Memphis. He was 67.
- Cissy Houston to be honored with lifetime achievement award Updated: Sep-21-15 12:56 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Grammy-winning soul gospel singer Cissy Houston, mother of the late Whitney Houston, will be honored at the Gospel Image Awards in Charlotte, North Carolina.
- Aretha Franklin postpones upcoming Oklahoma shows Updated: Sep-18-15 4:06 pm
DURANT, Oklahoma - Aretha Franklin is postponing two upcoming concerts in Oklahoma, citing a busy travel schedule.