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Dolly Parton, Eminem, Richie get into Rock Hall of Fame

May 5, 2022 / Associated Press

Eminem, Lionel Richie, Carly Simon, Eurythmics, Duran Duran and Pat Benatar have been inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, a list that a...
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Turner Sports prepared for their first Stanley Cup Playoffs

May 5, 2022 / Associated Press

Turner Sports and ESPN are carrying the NHL playoffs after they aired for 16 years on NBC and NBCSN. TNT and TBS get their first games on Thursday ...
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CBS declares television season victory with weeks to go

May 4, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS declared itself the most popular prime-time television network for the season, even though there are still more than thre...
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The Judds, Ray Charles join the Country Music Hall of Fame

May 2, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ray Charles and The Judds joined the Country Music Hall of Fame on Sunday, just a day after Naomi Judd died unexpecte...
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Naomi Judd, of Grammy-winning duo The Judds, dies at 76

May 2, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Naomi Judd, whose family harmonies with daughter Wynonna turned them into the Grammy-winning country stars The Judds,...
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Lost for decades, Dorothy's dress from 'Oz' up for sale

Apr 28, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — A blue-and-white dress that Judy Garland wore as Dorothy in “The Wizard of Oz” is up for sale. It was assumed los...
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Super Bowl visit inspires singer Chesney as tour begins

Apr 22, 2022 / Associated Press

Kenny Chesney knows all about a wall of sound. He creates one at each of his concerts. So when the country music superstar stood in SoFi Stadium at...
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'Fancy Like' feels like a No. 1 draft pick to singer Hayes

Apr 21, 2022 / Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Like most any boy growing up in Mobile, Walker Hayes’ early goal in his sporting career was obvious. Star at Alabama a...
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Fox Sports makes Easter Sunday a NASCAR ratings success

Apr 21, 2022 / Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dirt will be back on NASCAR’s schedule next year and likely on Easter Sunday again if Fox Sports has its way. NA...
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Liz Sheridan, Jerry's doting mom on 'Seinfeld,' dies at 93

Apr 16, 2022 / Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Liz Sheridan, who played doting mom to Jerry Seinfeld on his hit sitcom, died early Friday. She was 93. Sheridan's longtim...
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Tiger Woods' return to Masters a winner for TV networks

Apr 13, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Tiger Woods fell short of his goal of winning the Masters golf tournament in his stunning return from serious injuries suffer...
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Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean win big at CMT Music Awards

Apr 12, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Carrie Underwood and Jason Aldean were the big winners at the CMT music awards. Underwood and Aldean won video of...
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Kelsea Ballerini to co-host CMT Music Awards from home

Apr 11, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Country star Kelsea Ballerini will be co-hosting the CMT Music Awards from home after she tested positive for COV...
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Celebrities go online to voice support for Ukraine

Apr 11, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — A group of inter-generational stars from film, TV, sports and music — including Bruce Springsteen, Hugh Jackman, Elton ...
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'Dancing With the Stars' moves from ABC to sibling Disney+

Apr 11, 2022 / Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Dancing With the Stars” will waltz away from its longtime ABC home and over to streaming service Disney+, the...
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NCAA Women's Tournament TV rights could have different look

Apr 8, 2022 / Associated Press

The NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament reported strong viewership numbers this week. The event is packaged with 28 others in a broadcast righ...
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Kansas' victory most-viewed men's title game on cable TV

Apr 6, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Kansas’ comeback victory over North Carolina to win the NCAA men’s basketball championship was the most-viewed ti...
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New this week: Red Hot Chili Peppers and 'Apollo 10½'

Mar 29, 2022 / Associated Press

This week’s new entertainment releases include albums from the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Thomas Rhett, a look back at Whitney Houston's life ...
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TV ratings company Nielsen acquired in $16 billion deal

Mar 29, 2022 / Associated Press

Nielsen is being acquired for $16 billion, including debt, about a week after the TV ratings and marketing data company rejected a $9 billion offer...
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Country music singer Jeff Carson dies in Tennessee

Mar 28, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A publicist for Jeff Carson says the country music singer has died in Tennessee. Jeremy Westby of 2911 Media said in ...
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Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins dead at 50

Mar 27, 2022 / Ap

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Taylor Hawkins, the longtime drummer for the rock band Foo Fighters, has died at 50. Officials in Bogota, Colombia, say he...
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NYC lifts vaccine rule that blocked athletes from home games

Mar 25, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s mayor has exempted athletes and performers from the city’s vaccine mandate. But the decision anno...
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Maren Morris is grounded, but not silenced on 'Humble Quest'

Mar 25, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Maren Morris isn't taking a pop left turn on her new record “Humble Quest." Instead the Grammy-win...
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Two St. Peter's NCAA games land in Nielsen's top 20

Mar 23, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Here's a pretty safe bet: last week was the first time ever that two St. Peter's University men's basketball games landed amo...
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Maury Povich retiring from daily talk show after 31 years

Mar 22, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Veteran talk show host Maury Povich is calling it quits, saying he'll stop making original episodes of ‘Maury’ af...