Defendants in a Navy kickbacks case are sentenced, the Newport Jazz Festival expands and the president of the Rhode Island School of Design announces his departure. Here are five things to know in Rhode Island.
In this fast-paced world where holiday traditions are changing before our eyes, there's something that keeps people coming back here to an annual music show that points to an earlier era.
Coffee fans lamenting the loss of Capitol Roasters at the Capitol Market got an early Christmas present this season when Fayetteville native Joe Dangerfield opened his Musical Grounds European Coffee House in the space left empty when the Roasters vacated in early 2013.
Delaware State police are investigating an early morning shooting at a nightclub after a show by hip-hop artist Meek Mill that left four people with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.
Justin Timberlake may have earned seven Grammy nominations, but he still has reason to cry himself a river: The pop star was shut out of the top Grammy categories — album, song and record of the year — though his comeback effort, "The 20/20 Experience," is 2013's best-selling release.
What do you get if you put 12 tuba-toting, holiday-loving musicians all together in one room?
For Ashley Trawick, the dilemma was purely academic.
Maybe you saw Bonnie Kaltenborn.
Nominees announced Friday in top categories for the 56th annual Grammy Awards:
North Korea deports elderly US tourist who advised South Korean guerrillas during war
President Barack Obama threw the switch, bathing the National Christmas Tree in lights and giving an otherwise dreary day in the nation's capital a festive and seasonal spirit. He later singled out Nelson Mandela, the beloved South African anti-apartheid leader who died Thursday, for special gratitude.
A Nashville bar owner has been charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of singer-songwriter Wayne Mills.
The wintery weather that's blasting through Arkansas has caused another cancellation — Jimmy Buffett's concert in North Little Rock.
British jazz pianist and composer Stan Tracey, who played with everyone from Sonny Rollins to Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones in the course of a 70 year-career, has died at the age of 86.
Italian classical singer Andrea Bocelli says he might one day get to use the tools that researchers around the world are developing with support from the foundation that bears his name.
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