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NEW YORK (AP) — The Rockefeller Foundation says it is giving $6 million to help 100,000 school children across the U.S. see the Tony Award-winning musical "Hamilton." The foundation said Thursday the funding would allow students as some schools in Chicago, Los Angeles, San...
NEW YORK (AP) — The post-Tony Awards audits are in full swing on Broadway, with another long-running show setting a closing date and one new one moving addresses. Producers of "An American in Paris," the dance-heavy stage adaptation of the 1951 musical film choreographed by Gene...
PARIS (AP) — Africa was the theme in more ways than one at Louis Vuitton's menswear fashion show as the Paris sun scorched shades-wearing celebrity attendees Kate Moss and David Beckham. Here are the highlights of the day's spring-summer 2017 shows. HEATED CELEBRITIES Inside the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Time has nearly run out to see the original "Hamilton" cast on Broadway, but a PBS special this fall on the Tony Award-winning musical will feature at least 15 minutes of performance footage with creator Lin-Manuel Miranda and his team. PBS announced its "Great...
NEW YORK (AP) — CNN has hired former Donald Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski as a commentator on the campaign, only days after he was fired by the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. A network spokeswoman, Barbara Levin, confirmed the hiring but offered no other...
NEW YORK (AP) — Stevie Wonder helped Madonna pay tribute to Prince at the Billboard Music Awards , and now the piano-playing icon will honor the Purple One at Sunday's BET Awards. The network announced Thursday that Wonder will join Sheila E., D'Angelo, The Roots and Janelle...
NEW YORK (AP) — Actor-singer Will Chase is moving from television's "Nashville" to Broadway. He's taking over the role of Shakespeare in "Something Rotten!" Chase will replace Christian Borle in the musical. Borle, who won a Tony Award in the role, plays his last performance on...
WASHINGTON (AP) — For years, Sen. Al Franken has kept one of his most potent political weapons in check: his wit. The former "Saturday Night Live" comic was determined to establish himself as a serious senator after winning his Minnesota seat by a razor-thin margin. So on...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A new gambling platform set for approval Thursday in Nevada will further blur the lines between sports betting and fantasy sports, coming as the daily fantasy sports industry argues in the face of legal challenges across the country that its games are not...
HAVANA (AP) — NBA great Shaquille O'Neal has become the latest emissary for American outreach to the people of...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Thousands of nurses returned to work Sunday at five Allina Health hospitals in the Minneapolis...
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CHICAGO (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays have placed right-handed reliever Gavin Floyd on the 15-day disabled list...
DONGGUAN CITY, China (AP) — A look inside Alco Electronics Ltd.'s factory in China shows what it takes to succeed...
DONGGUAN CITY, China (AP) — A look inside Alco Electronics Ltd.'s factory in China shows what it takes to succeed...