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Woodstock 50 concert organizers sue investors that backed out of the event

A dispute over the future of the Woodstock 50 festival has spiraled into a court fight, with organizers suing and at least temporarily silencing a former investor that so...

Woodstock 50 concert organizers sue investors that backed out of the event

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Woodstock 50 concert organizers sue investor that backed out A dispute over whether the Woodstock 50 festival will go on has spiraled into a court fight, with organizers suing and at least temporarily silencing...
01:24, 05/10/2019

Organizers of Woodstock Anniversary Concert Win Partial Victory in Court A judge said that a company that was to finance Woodstock 50 could not unilaterally cancel the festival, but the firm does not have to return the $18...
02:24, 05/16/2019

Woodstock 50 canceled as organizers admit they can't make a concert worthy of the brand Woodstock 50 has been canceled. The group funding the multi-genre festival in Watkins Glen, N.Y. made the announcement on Monday (April 29) saying in...
22:00, 04/29/2019

Woodstock 50 will be going ahead, organizers say – despite what investors say Woodstock 50 is planned for Aug. 16-18 at the Watkins Glen motor racing venue in upstate New York with a lineup that includes rapper Jay-Z, singer Mi...
14:24, 05/01/2019

Woodstock 50 festival canceled, investors say, but organizers dispute report The Woodstock 50 Music and Arts Fair has been canceled, according to investor Dentsu Aegis Network. However, organizers say the August event is still...
21:12, 04/29/2019

Woodstock 50 in doubt but organizers say in talks with venue The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival was unclear Monday when the host of the event pulled out, but organizers said they were in talks with another v...
04:24, 06/11/2019

Woodstock 50 in doubt, organizers say they're still in talks with new venue The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival was unclear Monday when the host of the event pulled out, but organizers said they were in talks with another v...
15:00, 06/11/2019

Woodstock 50 organizers still hopeful despite second venue setback The organizers of the beleaguered Woodstock 50 festival said on Tuesday they still hoped to get a permit for the event due to take place next month d...
03:36, 07/10/2019

Woodstock 50th anniversary going ahead, organizers say, despite investor withdrawal A planned three-day concert marking the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival was thrown into doubt on Monday after the lead investors sai...
03:48, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 3-Woodstock 50th anniversary going ahead, organizers say, despite investor withdrawal A planned three-day concert marking the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival was thrown into doubt on Monday after the lead investors sai...
05:12, 04/30/2019

Roxodus organizers play blame game over concert cancellation The parent company behind Roxodus is now changing its tune when it comes to why the four-day rock concert was cancelled, blaming one of the former or...
10:00, 07/09/2019

Melanie recalls Woodstock concert and not being paid for it Melanie, known as the First Lady of Woodstock, remembers having a supernatural experience as she walked on the rainy stage in 1969 to perform at the ...
20:48, 08/15/2019

Woodstock festival ‘pilgrims’ return to concert site 50 years later Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is hosting a series of events Thursday through Sunday at the bucolic 1969 concert site, 130 kilometres northwest of ...
09:36, 08/16/2019

Organizers postpone Hong Kong WTA event due to protests Local organizers and the Women's Tennis Association say the Hong Kong Open has been postponed indefinitely because of widespread protests in the...
11:48, 09/14/2019

Horsey Hundred Event Organizers Take Extra Safety Precautions GEORGETOWN, Ky. (LEX 18) – The 42nd annual Horsey Hundred will take place in Georgetown, Ky. this weekend. Nearly 3,000 cyclists from 30+ state...
21:00, 05/24/2019

Woodstock 50 loses its venue and event producer within an hour The writing has been on the wall since April when the Woodstock 50 lost its investors, Densu Aegus Network’s Amplifi Live. The event’s organizers wer...
17:36, 06/11/2019

Is Woodstock 50 the Next Fyre Festival? Music Event Is Officially Canceled UPDATE: Woodstock 50 has been canceled, co-founder Michael Lang announced on Wednesday. "We are saddened that a series of unforeseen setbacks has ma...
22:48, 07/31/2019

Woodstock 50 music festival officially cancelled weeks before event The troubled 50th anniversary event planned for August in Maryland has been officially called offThe troubled Woodstock 50th anniversary music festiv...
22:24, 07/31/2019

California fair organizers, citing animal welfare concerns, do away with 'pig scramble' in favor of watermelon event, report says Organizers of California's Sonoma County Fair say one of the event's decades-old traditions -- a contest in which children try to catch 40 to 60-poun...
21:12, 07/22/2019

Struggling Chinese Bank Gets Lifeline From State-Backed Investors Three of China’s state-backed financial institutions are to take stakes in a struggling commercial bank, indicating a different approach by regulator...
18:24, 07/29/2019

Famous Woodstock 'couple' will return for 50th anniversary event Subjects of famed 'Woodstock' photo will return to Bethel Woods for 50th anniversary of celebration        ...
18:00, 05/21/2019

Greatest concert films of all time, from 'Woodstock' to 'U2 3D' What's the greatest concert films of all time? From "Woodstock" to "U2 3D" and more, 24/7 Tempo compiled a list baed off of critic and audience ...
22:12, 08/09/2019

Nikkei slips, investors wary before Jackson Hole event, G7 summit Japanese shares dropped on Wednesday as renewed worries about a global recession weighed on risk assets, while the U.S.-China trade war and political...
09:36, 08/21/2019

Paxos gets U.S. regulator nod for gold-backed token, dollar-backed stablecoin Paxos Trust Company launched the first regulated, gold-backed digital token and later this month will debut a stablecoin pegged to the U.S. dollar, a...
00:24, 09/06/2019

Fortnite Event: What time is Fortnite Event Today? When does Season 9 live event start? Fortnite will be making its latest event go live today, and it looks like it'll include a massive battle between a big robot and a big monster - affe...
13:36, 07/20/2019

Fortnite Event Time: When is the Volcano live event today for Season 8? The Fortnite Volcano is set to erupt today and could potentially destroy Tilted Towers and Loot Lake, plus many more locations across the fortnite ma...
16:48, 05/04/2019

Fortnite Event Time COUNTDOWN: UK Start times, Season 9 Robot vs Monster live event news FORTNITE Season 10 is almost upon us, but before then Epic Games is rolling out The Final Showdown event. Here is our countdown to the event which wi...
14:36, 07/19/2019

Eight tie in U.S. spelling bee as organizers run out of challenging words Eight young super spellers beat the dictionary to be crowned co-winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, in what officials said was a first sinc...
09:24, 05/31/2019

Most of the Google Walkout Organizers Have Left the Company Four of the seven organizers of a 20,000-person walkout at Google in November have quit. The latest to leave is Meredith Whittaker, a researcher on t...
05:24, 07/17/2019

Organizers Say Safety Is Paramount For Railbird Festival LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– In less than two months, people from across the country will descend on Lexington for the inaugural Railbird Music Fes...
22:36, 06/20/2019

The Latest: Organizers say 25K teachers marched in Portland SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on a walkout by Oregon teachers to protest education funding (all times local): 4 p.m. The Oregon Education Association...
02:36, 05/09/2019

Roxodus music festival cancelled, organizers say The event, which boasted a lineup with Aerosmith, Kid Rock, Nickelback, Lynyrd Skynyrd, announced the cancellation of the four-day show on Wednesday ...
15:24, 07/03/2019

Jesus on e-scooter? No way, say Passion Play organizers Activists are calling for a radical change to one of Germany's traditional spectacles, which recreates the last five days of Jesus. They want the cha...
16:24, 09/06/2019

Belfast marathon course was too long, organizers admit At 26.2 miles long, running a marathon is no small feat, with those crossing the finish line looking forward to celebrating with anything other than ...
00:36, 05/06/2019

Belfast City Marathon course was too long, organizers say At 26.2 miles long, running a marathon is no small feat, with those crossing the finish line looking forward to celebrating with anything other than ...
23:36, 05/05/2019

Lima organizers battle to keep Pan Am Games rolling Peru may be enjoying their best ever Pan Am Games on the medal table but the Lima organizing committee is not winning any awards yet as transportatio...
05:36, 08/01/2019

World Cup organizers trying to reallocate seats less than two weeks before tournament Fans who purchased tickets together for World Cup in France irate when they discovered FIFA had separated their seats.      ...
22:48, 05/28/2019

Copa America organizers 'satisfied' with use of VAR despite lengthy delays Copa America organizers CONMEBOL defended the use of video technology at the tournament after revealing VAR stoppages had averaged two minutes 26 sec...
01:24, 06/26/2019

Malta challenge withdrawn from 2021 America's Cup: organizers The next America's Cup regatta in New Zealand in 2021 suffered a blow on Friday with its organizers confirming that a challenge from Malta has been w...
12:12, 05/31/2019

Copa America organizers happy despite empty seats Copa America organizers believe the tournament in Brazil is running smoothly despite a large number of empty seats and criticism from players about t...
19:00, 06/25/2019

Organizers test heat countermeasures in sweltering Tokyo With temperatures rising to 35 degrees Celsius and humidity of 75% on Thursday, Tokyo 2020 organizers had the perfect weather to try out their heat c...
13:48, 07/25/2019

Qatar 2022 organizers say French police yet to contact them Organizers of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar say they have not been contacted by French authorities working in the investigation that led to the recent ...
22:00, 06/21/2019

Copa America organizers say attendances higher than in 2015 RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — South America’s soccer governing body CONMEBOL says the average attendance at Copa America games in Brazil is 15% higher ...
23:48, 06/20/2019

Weather gives French Open organizers scheduling headache Four of the survivors in French Open women's singles face the prospect of playing three days in a row to win the title after heavy rain washed out th...
23:12, 06/05/2019

Main French Open courts to be lit in 2020: organizers The four main courts at the French Open will be lit from next year, meaning the top matches will not be interrupted by bad light, organizers said on ...
19:12, 06/09/2019

British Open organizers refuse request by Daly to use cart Organizers of the British Open have refused a request by former champion John Daly to use a golf cart at the championship in Royal Portrush this mont...
21:48, 07/06/2019

Olympics: Tokyo organizers launch supplementary lottery for tickets Tokyo Olympics organizers launched a second ticket lottery on Thursday after unexpectedly high local demand forced them to reevaluate their Japanese ...
07:00, 08/08/2019

Landslide forces Tour organizers to cut 20th stage short The 20th stage of the Tour de France will be cut short from 130km to 59km and will skip one major climb because of landslides, organizers said on Fri...
01:36, 07/27/2019

FBI investigates ‘glitter bombing’ of Straight Pride Parade organizers The FBI has confirmed that an investigation has been launched after three members of Super Happy Fun America, the organization behind Boston’s upcomi...
16:12, 07/03/2019

Glitter mailed to Boston Straight Pride Parade organizers Glitter-filled letters containing Bible verses were sent to organizers of Boston’s upcoming Straight Pride Parade, prompting a massive law-enforcemen...
18:00, 07/02/2019

French organizers move to defuse women's semis scheduling row French Open organizers sought on Friday to defuse a simmering row over their scheduling of the women's semi-finals, stating they had chosen to hold t...
16:12, 06/07/2019

Organizers: More than 1 million protest in Hong Kong against extradition plan Organizers estimated more than a million people turned out for a protest Sunday in Hong Kong against a government proposal that could allow extraditi...
19:12, 06/09/2019

The Latest: Organizers call for peaceful Hong Kong rally People are streaming into a park in central Hong Kong for what organizers hope will be a peaceful demonstration for democracy in the semi-autonomous ...
09:00, 08/18/2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders’s campaign organizers reach deal for pay raise The deal, announced by the presidential candidate during a CNN interview, follows a dispute over staff members who said they were not being paid the ...
21:24, 07/23/2019

Swimmer, 67, dies during Hudson River marathon, race organizers say A retired medical school professor and AIDS researcher who was swimming a marathon down New York's Hudson River was confirmed dead after disappearing...
18:24, 06/16/2019

Copa America organizers worried over empty seats in Brazil RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The head of South America’s soccer governing body is worried about empty seats at the Copa America tournament in Brazil. ...
02:36, 06/17/2019

New York City Accuses U.S. Open Organizers of Underpaying Rent The city comptroller said the tournament organizers had improperly reported its revenue, and he called for a renegotiation of the lease for the tourn...
18:36, 08/23/2019

Organizers of El Paso march say they will stand against hatred, one week after massacre A week after a gunman killed 22 people in El Paso, activists on Saturday will lead a march in the West Texas city that they say will draw hundreds of...
15:48, 08/10/2019

Olympic sports slam Tokyo organizers over cuts at venues GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Olympic sports leaders have criticized Tokyo Games organizers for cutting spending on how events will be presented at ve...
18:12, 05/07/2019

What’s on TV Tuesday: A Woodstock Doc and ‘Plus One’ A PBS film celebrates the can-do attitude at Woodstock ahead of the festival’s 50th anniversary. And a romantic comedy starring Maya Erskine arrives ...
07:48, 08/06/2019

North Korea urged by swim worlds organizers to send a team GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — With North Korea so far declining to send a team, organizers of the aquatics world championships in South Korea in July a...
11:36, 05/23/2019

The Fridge Organizers That Will Save You From Tossing Long-Lost and Expired Food Your fridge has rotting food in it. I know it, you know it, the American people know it. But unless you’re one of those people who lives in ads for i...
02:36, 04/30/2019

Belfast Marathon organizers issue apology after course revealed to be 0.3 miles too long If thousands of runners who participated in the Belfast Marathon on Sunday felt as if the course just wasn't ending they ended up being right after o...
22:24, 05/06/2019

Suspicious substance mailed to 'Straight Pride' organizers turns out to be … glitter Anonymous envelopes sent to members of ‘Super Happy Fun America’ who believe straight people are an ‘oppressed majority’Organizers of Boston’s so-cal...
03:12, 07/03/2019

Rabat organizers made it impossible for Semenya to race, says legal team The Moroccan Athletics Federation made it "impossible" for Caster Semenya to compete at the Rabat Diamond League meeting on Sunday because of the lat...
03:24, 06/16/2019

Organizers of North American Indigenous Games admit to artistic oversight Organizers have issued a statement saying the oversight involving Melissa Labrador happened amid the "excitement" of revealing the official brand for...
23:12, 06/10/2019

New York's Rideshare Organizers Clash Amid Unprecedented Uber Strike Long Island City—Just days before Uber’s expected debut on the stock market at a conservative but still-astronomical $80 to $90 billion valuation, th...
01:12, 05/09/2019

Burning Man rolls back the 747 with BLM's blessing. Organizers say they have exit plan Like it or not, the 747 is back at Burning Man. Last year, it was stuck while organizers figured out how to remove it without damaging the desert. &...
15:00, 08/07/2019

JAY-Z reportedly bails on Woodstock 50 It feels like the wobbly dominos holding up Woodstock 50 have been toppling for a while now, but new reports forecasting the loss of headliners JAY-Z...
20:48, 07/26/2019

Woodstock: A legend despite chaos After 50 years, the legendary festival is still considered a milestone of the 1960s peace movement. But it wasn't all flowers and love. DW looks at s...
21:36, 08/13/2019

The Disastrous Woodstock 50: What Went Wrong? An announcement with no tickets. Four permit requests rejected by one small town. How the event celebrating the anniversary of a landmark rock festiv...
08:48, 08/02/2019

Woodstock 50: What has gone wrong and how it could still happen Though the 2019 Woodstock festival's planning began two years ago, organizers say, the event is scrambling to settle basic needs before time run...
11:24, 05/04/2019

It is finished: Woodstock 50 goes up in smoke Woodstock 50 is dead. As dead as the flower power of the ‘60s. As dead as nu-metal’s chokehold over 1999. As dead as Ang Lee’s Taking Woodstock was a...
01:36, 08/01/2019

The big picture: the highs of Woodstock Elliott Landy’s photograph of fans scaling the sound towers at the legendary music festival captures the freedom of the 60sThroughout the Woodstock m...
08:36, 08/04/2019

Woodstock 50 may be back on at new venue VERNON, N.Y. (AP) — A smaller Woodstock 50 festival could possibly be held at an upstate New York harness track and casino. Town of Vernon Supervisor...
17:12, 06/24/2019

Woodstock’s Contradictions, 50 Years Later The 1969 festival was an epiphany and an indulgence. With five decades of hindsight, it still poses questions about the utopian ideals that surrounde...
18:36, 08/05/2019

5 Woodstock Myths, Debunked Did Jimi Hendrix perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” for thousands, and did Joni Mitchell sing about her experience at the festival? A few key fact ch...
11:48, 08/07/2019

Woodstock 50 is officially canceled The Woodstock 50 event that was proposed for August is off, organizers confirmed. The move follows a string of logistical and legal problems.  ...
22:24, 07/31/2019

Google exec's all-staff email on internal data seen as warning to whistleblowers, organizers Amidst a wave of employee organizing, Google's top legal executive sent an all-staff email telling employees that accessing certain "need to know" do...
17:00, 05/20/2019

Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in unprecedented 8-way championship tie after organizers run out of challenging words OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Scripps National Spelling Bee ends in unprecedented 8-way championship tie after organizers run out of challenging words....
08:00, 05/31/2019

Tokyo Olympic organizers say no plans to ban 'Rising Sun' flag despite South Korean demand Tokyo Olympic organizers said on Friday that the display of Japan's "Rising Sun" does not constitute a political statement and a spokesman said there...
14:24, 09/13/2019

Brad Pitt orders "Straight Pride" parade organizers to cease the use of his image As sure as the sun will rise, each year Pride Month is protested by a faction of very upset heterosexuals who really curse the idea of not being oppr...
17:12, 06/07/2019

‘Ghost Ship’ rave organizers found not guilty for warehouse fire that killed 36 The two men accused of turning an Oakland, California, warehouse into a death trap where 36 people died during a 2016 rave escaped criminal punishmen...
12:24, 09/06/2019

Trieste half-marathon organizers spark outrage after banning African runners Organizers of an Italian half-marathon have backed down after their decision to ban African athletes from participating sparked outrage and led to al...
14:48, 04/28/2019

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration Woodstock fans are expected to get back to the garden to mark the 50th anniversary of the generation-defining festival.     ...
13:12, 08/17/2019

The Man Who Photographed Woodstock’s Most Iconic Couple Burk Uzzle thought he’d be at the festival for a day. He wound up trapped on the grounds, and spotted Nick Ercoline and Bobbi Kelly wrapped in a blan...
12:12, 08/08/2019

Woodstock 50 denied permit for new venue With less than six weeks to spare, the likelihood of Woodstock 50 going forward is dwindling, along with the hopes of many of its potential ticket bu...
22:48, 07/10/2019

Watch the 10 Most Memorable Performances at Woodstock This month marks 50 years since the first Woodstock Music and Art Fair at Max Yasgur‘s farm in Bethel, New York — that game-changing, fre...
02:12, 08/10/2019

'Recreating Woodstock': how festival came together, and almost fell apart Mick Richards was among the 450,000 people at Woodstock in 1969, but he did not think much about his "uneventful" 24 hours there until years later, w...
18:24, 08/15/2019

5 Woodstock Photographers on the Images That Moved Them Most Fifty years ago, nearly half a million people convened at Max Yasgur‘s farm in Bethel, New York, for the first Woodstock Arts & Music Festival ...
14:24, 08/15/2019

'Creating Woodstock': how festival came together, and almost fell apart Mick Richards was among the 450,000 people at Woodstock in 1969, but he did not think much about his "uneventful" 24 hours there until years later, w...
06:00, 08/16/2019

Three days of peace: Woodstock at 50 – in pictures On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, the founder and creator Michael Lang talks through his memories of the three-day festival to celebrate a new ed...
10:24, 08/15/2019

Woodstock 50 Is Likely Toast After Top Investor Pulls Out (NEW YORK) — Woodstock 50 is proving to be as chaotic as the original festival held in 1969. A financial investor in the festival announced Mon...
22:12, 04/29/2019

AP Source: Jay-Z pulls out of Woodstock 50 performance Jay-Z’s got 99 problems but Woodstock isn’t one: The rap king has pulled out of the 50th anniversary Woodstock festival just weeks before the trouble...
21:12, 07/27/2019

'In many ways, it was a miracle': looking back at Woodstock at 50 The influential, star-packed 1969 festival is remembered by those who organised, photographed and performed “Woodstock was a just few hours in my 60-...
09:36, 08/17/2019

Woodstock 50 Was Just Canceled. Here’s Everything to Know About the Ill-Fated Festival Fifty years ago, a festival took place in Bethel, New York, that would live on forever in the American imagination. The Woodstock Music and Arts Fest...
19:12, 08/01/2019

Woodstock concerts have history of problems Despite the legacy of Woodstock's iconic concerts that began in 1969, putting on the festivals have never been smooth.     ...
17:24, 04/30/2019

Artists who never got to Woodstock – and why they missed it The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, held from Aug. 15-18, 1969, seemed to encapsulate the zeitgeist of the 1960s and define a generation.   &#...
04:12, 08/19/2019

Jay-Z and John Fogerty drop out of Woodstock 50 Woodstock 50, proposed for Aug. 16-18, has faced myriad troubles. The latest of which is losing performers Jay-Z and John Fogerty.    ...
23:01, 07/26/2019

The Who’s Roger Daltrey Is Not Nostalgic for Woodstock The singer remembers the endless waiting and how “the worst sides of our nature had come out.” (But also how great Creedence Clearwater Revival was.)...
11:48, 08/07/2019

Woodstock 50 anniversary festival canceled Woodstock 50 was scheduled to take place for three days in mid-August. Just days before the event, organizers have called off the festival planned to...
13:36, 08/01/2019

Millions celebrate LGBTQ pride in New York amid global fight for equality: organizers Millions lined the streets of New York on Sunday to wave rainbow flags, celebrate the movement toward LGBTQ equality and renew calls for action in wh...
21:24, 07/01/2019

Burning Man organizers await US decision on festival-changing measures: ‘It takes courage to let us flourish’ With Burning Man three months away, organizers are still waiting for permits and decisions by U.S. land managers that could reshape the countercultur...
23:48, 05/31/2019

Exclusive: French Open organizers ask employees to fill empty seats on main court French Open organizers asked employees to fill empty corporate seats for Saturday's men's semi-final and start of the women's final, demanding they s...
19:12, 06/09/2019

A 38-disc set lets you hear Woodstock’s stage A 38-disc box sets lets you hear virtually everything that was onstage at Woodstock 50 years ago -- from transcendent musical performances to warning...
20:48, 08/15/2019

Woodstock iconic photo couple still together, 50 years later Nick and Bobbi are still together and still living near the farm at Bethel Woods, in New York’s Catskills mountains, where the festival was held in 1...
16:00, 08/14/2019

Judge: Woodstock music festival can license its name to pot A judge says the owners of the Woodstock music festival name can license it to create a marijuana brand marking the 50th anniversary of the famed gat...
16:00, 07/30/2019

Remembering Woodstock: Naked men, bounced checks and LSD Jason Stone played hooky from summer camp and tripped on LSD-spiked watermelon, Graham Nash was so high his memories of performing are hazy, and Robi...
07:00, 08/14/2019

'We knew we had something extraordinary': looking back on Woodstock, 50 years on In new documentary Woodstock: Three Days That Defined a Generation, the defining festival gets a closer look with never-before-heard insightEarly in ...
10:12, 05/25/2019

AP Source: Jay-Z no longer performing at Woodstock 50 show Jay-Z’s got 99 problems but Woodstock isn’t one: The rap king has pulled out of the 50th anniversary Woodstock festival just weeks before the trouble...
14:48, 07/26/2019

Woodstock 50: Santana, Lumineers, Raconteurs drop out Woodstock 50 organizers are scrambling to stage their golden anniversary festival next month in Maryland.        ...
03:36, 07/31/2019

Woodstock 50 festival in disarray after investor pulls out A planned three-day concert marking the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival was thrown into doubt on Monday after the lead investors sai...
02:24, 04/30/2019

How to Listen to Every Minute of the Original Woodstock Festival The 50th anniversary Woodstock concert may not have panned out as originally planned, but if you can’t make it to the Maryland event, here’s somethin...
22:48, 08/15/2019

Woodstock 50 denied yet another permit in upstate New York It looks like there will be no Woodstock 50 concert at Vernon Downs this year — or possibly anywhere at all — after the town voted unanimously on Tue...
17:12, 07/17/2019

Woodstock 50 denied permit in upstate New York An upstate New York town has denied a permit to stage the Woodstock 50 festival at a local horse track, saying the application is too late and incomp...
16:24, 07/10/2019

Woodstock’s first performer spent decades in this Village pad Benjamin Scheuer, a playwright, singer and songwriter best known for his off-Broadway show, “The Lion,” is about to list his home at 106 Waverly Plac...
09:24, 06/27/2019

ShowBiz Minute: Singleton, Cosby, Woodstock Stars and filmmakers remember John Singleton, who died Monday; Appeals court denies Bill Cosby's request to leave prison on bail; Woodstock 50 w...
16:48, 04/30/2019

People Were Born and Died at Woodstock. Here Are Their Stories Today, planning a days-long event for an expected 50,000 people would likely involve meticulous medical oversight and strict attendance caps. Fifty y...
02:12, 08/10/2019

John Fogerty looks back on Woodstock: ‘I think we surprised ourselves’ When John Fogerty walked on stage with Creedence Clearwater Revival after midnight on Aug. 16, 1969, on Max Yasgur’s dairy farm in Bethel, he didn’t ...
19:24, 08/09/2019

Woodstock 50: troubled festival relocates to Maryland The 50th anniversary celebration of the hippie-era musical love-in is to move from upstate New York but doubts remain over viabilityOrganizers of the...
19:48, 07/26/2019

This record company wants $800 for their Woodstock 50th anniversary box set Spread across 38 compact discs and 36 hours, "Woodstock - Back to the Garden: The Definitive 50th Anniversary Archive" features almost every note of ...
20:24, 07/21/2019

ShowBiz Minute: Woodstock, Oprah, Clooney Woodstock 50 is back on; Oprah Winfrey talks about freedom of movement at Statue of Liberty museum launch; George Clooney opens up about his motorbik...
00:00, 05/17/2019

Tokyo snow: Japan's Olympic organizers trial slush machines to beat summer heat Olympic officials used a snow machine to spray a crowd of volunteers with shaved ice and slush on Friday as they tried out ways to keep spectators co...
13:12, 09/13/2019

Bernie Sanders defends campaign salaries after Post report of labor dispute with unionized organizers The senator’s campaign was the first to unionize some of its staff, who have complained that they make less per hour than the $15 minimum wage Sander...
02:48, 07/20/2019

Boston's 'Straight Pride Parade' organizers were mailed envelopes full of glitter, Bible verses The organizers of Boston's "Straight Pride Parade" said they received suspicious letters in the mail Monday, prompting authorities to investigate the...
17:24, 07/03/2019

Rolling Stones concert The Rolling Stones took the stage at Hardrock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla., on Friday, one night earlier than planned in anticipation of the arriva...
12:36, 09/01/2019

With glut of festivals, hard to match Woodstock magic Fifty years at Woodstock, the mystical and messy event that became the father of all musical festivals, the entertainment industry is diluted with fe...
16:00, 08/17/2019

Woodstock 50 festival announces new funding to get show back on The organizers of a three-day concert marking the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival said on Friday they have obtained new funding to e...
01:24, 05/18/2019

Woodstock 50 canceled after Miley Cyrus, The Raconteurs drop out Organizers canceled the beleaguered Woodstock 50 Music and Arts Fair on Wednesday after months of setbacks and about a dozen musical acts dropped out...
22:48, 07/31/2019

Woodstock 50 files $17.8 million lawsuit against former financial partner Woodstock 50 is seeking an injunction and temporary restraining order against its former financial partner, Dentsu Aegis.     &#...
00:12, 05/10/2019

Is Woodstock 50 Canceled? Warring Festival Partners Go to Court Woodstock 50, LLC filed a petition on Wednesday requesting an injunction against its former financier, an arm of the Japanese advertising giant Dents...
00:12, 05/10/2019

50th anniversary of Woodstock music festival celebrated Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed this week at a concert in upstate New York, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Wo...
00:12, 08/18/2019

Woodstock 50 festival: Investment bank is lining up money NEW YORK (AP) — Organizers of the Woodstock 50 festival are signaling progress toward resolving a financial crunch after a falling-out with backer Am...
00:24, 05/18/2019

How a funky Harlem music fest became the ‘Black Woodstock’ When Freddie Stone, Sly’s brother, played the Harlem Cultural Festival as guitarist and co-founder of Sly and the Family Stone in the summer of 1969,...
09:36, 08/16/2019

Woodstock 50 music festival called off due to 'unforeseen setbacks' The troubled Woodstock 50 anniversary music festival planned for August was officially canceled on Wednesday, with organizers blaming a series of "un...
00:01, 08/01/2019

Miley Cyrus latest star to abandon Woodstock 50 Miley Cyrus was reported on Tuesday to have pulled out of the troubled Woodstock 50 festival, joining a string of other big names who say they will n...
11:12, 07/31/2019

Jay-Z, John Fogerty pull out of Woodstock 50 music festival Rap superstar Jay-Z has pulled out of the troubled Woodstock 50 music festival that is supposed to take place next month, a person with knowledge of ...
01:00, 07/27/2019

Sex, skinny dipping and acid trips: Behind the scenes at Woodstock Michael Lang calls hosting 600,000 strangers “the best time of my life, outside of family [events] . . . We made the dream happen — showing that peop...
01:36, 06/30/2019

Woodstock ‘Took on a Life of its Own,’ Recent Archaeological Digs Reveal The 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival is fast approaching, and though the iconic cultural event still resides within living memory, th...
19:36, 06/25/2019

Woodstock 50’s Backer Says the Festival Is Off. Its Promoter Is Holding Out Hope. The anniversary event, scheduled to feature Jay-Z, Miley Cyrus and Dead and Company, was supposed to celebrate the most famous rock concert in histor...
01:48, 04/30/2019

How 'Woodstock' movie shaped festival's place in counterculture Michael Wadleigh never played a note and is not a household name, but he may be the person most responsible for securing Woodstock's place in history...
17:24, 08/13/2019

Woodstock 50 loses site for anniversary music festival The owners of a site hosting a festival to mark the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock festival have pulled out, in the latest setback for the three-d...
00:48, 06/11/2019

How Music Festivals Became a Massive Business in the 50 Years Since Woodstock Sleeping in a tent for days to catch a glimpse of Beyoncé making history at Coachella. Crowding into a park for a surprise performance that tu...
13:12, 08/15/2019

Woodstock 50 loses NY site for anniversary music festival The troubled Woodstock 50 music festival on Monday lost the site of a planned anniversary event in August, the latest setback for the weekend marking...
04:48, 06/11/2019

Max Yasgur Rented Out His Farm for Woodstock. His Neighbors Sued Him He may not have been as hip as Jimi Hendrix, but Max Yasgur played as important a role in the original Woodstock, which took place 50 years ago, begi...
19:36, 08/14/2019

Hong Kong extradition bill: Organizers claim 2 million march as protesters demand leader's resignation A temporary calm had returned to Hong Kong Monday Morning, hours after the city stunned its leaders and the world with a second record-breaking prote...
06:48, 06/17/2019

Will Young: ‘If I were to do this concert now, I’d probably wear a skirt’ The singer on the beauty of wearing white and anything that pushes the boundaries of gender normsI wore this Burberry shirt and Alexander McQueen sui...
14:24, 05/22/2019

H.E.R. out to prove she earned her Grammys with new concert When the alt-R&B artist known as H.E.R. rocked the Grammy stage in February with a custom-made Fender Stratocaster guitar that was as transparent as ...
23:36, 05/09/2019

Game changer: the Commodore 64 concert Video game music played by an orchestra is not new, but 8-Bit Symphony, a celebration of music from pioneering C64 composers, took many years of work...
16:00, 07/23/2019

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide. The lis...
23:00, 05/16/2019

Jay-Z and NFL stage first concert despite Kaepernick backlash Rapper criticised for league deal after it shunned ex-49ers player for kneeling protestThe first musical event to come from a partnership between Jay...
20:24, 09/06/2019

Court battles and cash hassles: Woodstock 50 loses its stardust Organisers are still upbeat but the future of festival to mark event’s anniversary is increasingly uncertainIt was billed as the musical event of the...
11:24, 06/02/2019

Is Woodstock 50 the Next Fyre Festival? All the Clues That Have Music Fans Talking Peace, love and no music? That's the question pop culture fans may be asking themselves after news broke that two of Woodstock 50's headliners have ...
04:00, 07/31/2019

Zelfa Barrett and Lyon Woodstock show the sport of boxing how it should be done Zelfa Barrett and Lyon Woodstock tell John Evans why the're willing to face their demons inside the ring in tonight's showdown The post Zelfa Barrett...
17:12, 06/15/2019

Troubled Woodstock 50 festival bids for 'great American comeback' The organizers of the troubled Woodstock 50 festival are making a last ditch attempt to save the event next month, pledging jobs and donations to com...
04:36, 07/16/2019

In photos: Woodstock turns 50: A look back at the legendary music festival Ringo Starr, Arlo Guthrie and the Edgar Winter Brand performed August 16 to 19, 2019, at a concert at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, in upstate Ne...
16:12, 08/19/2019

Woodstock 50 festival says show back on after winning court ruling Organizers of a three-day concert marking the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival said on Wednesday the show was back on after winning a...
04:00, 05/16/2019

Woodstock 50 Is Back on After a Court Rejects an Ex-Investor’s Attempt to Cancel It (NEW YORK) — The Woodstock 50 festival is back on after a court rebuffed an ex-investor’s effort to cancel the anniversary extravaganza &...
10:00, 05/16/2019

A mecca for baby boomers: Woodstock museum keeps memory of '69 alive At the spot where the legendary festival took place 50 years ago, there's now a museum and music conference center chronicling and celebrating the hi...
18:48, 08/14/2019

‘They Cleaned Up Pretty Well.’ What Archeologists Found at the Farm Where Woodstock Was Held Most people were pleased in the summer of 1969 at how quickly the debris was cleared away following that summer’s Woodstock Music and Arts Fest...
13:12, 08/01/2019

Woodstock 50 festival: Watkins Glen terminates site license WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — The fate of the Woodstock 50 festival is further in doubt after Watkins Glen International announced it’s not hosting...
01:12, 06/11/2019

The Couple in This Famous Woodstock Album Cover Photo Is Still Together 50 Years Later For the couple seen embracing under a blanket on the cover of the Woodstock soundtrack, milestone anniversaries of the music festival in Bethel, N.Y....
21:15, 08/12/2019

'You can still sense the love': Baby boomers revel at Woodstock 50 years on Baby boomers dressed in tie-dye, rolling wheelchairs and chasing a memory of peace and love flocked to Bethel, New York, for the weekend to mark the...
16:24, 08/17/2019

Woodstock: How a farmer, four promoters and one couple embody the spirit of the festival To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we take a look back at the farmer, promoters and people who embodied the iconic festival.  ...
19:12, 08/15/2019

Woodstock 50's cancellation would hurt local community, officials say The financial backers say the festival is canceled, but promoters are still hoping to hold Woodstock 50 in Watkins Glen.     ...
17:24, 04/30/2019

Woodstock 50th anniversary festival canceled by lead investor A planned three-day concert event to mark the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock music festival was canceled on Monday by the lead investor, saying it...
00:48, 04/30/2019

Humidity, Extreme Temperatures in Tokyo Impact Olympic Triathlon Qualifier — A ‘Major Worry’ for Organizers of Next Summer’s Games (TOKYO) — Tokyo’s summer heat has forced an Olympic women’s triathlon qualifying event to be shortened because of high temperatures...
23:36, 08/15/2019

Met Opera ‘Damnation’ revival becomes concert performances NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Opera is scrapping its previously announced revival of Berlioz’s “La Damnation de Faust” next seas...
01:48, 06/08/2019

Beyoncé's Most Iconic Concert Moments Have Us Bowing Down There's nobody like Bey! Queen Beyoncé has had us "Crazy In Love" with her music since the early 2000s. And if you're going to wish anyone a happy b...
15:24, 09/04/2019

Madonna kicks off tour with intimate BAM concert Madonna was like a virgin — shiny and new all over again. In the first full concert of her sixth decade, the 61-year-old Queen of Pop ventured into u...
11:48, 09/18/2019

5 dead, 21 injured after stampede at Algerian rap concert Five people are dead, including a 13-year-old, after a stampede at a concert in Algeria's capital injured at least 21, prompting prosecutors to open ...
03:00, 08/24/2019

Prince Royce to headline MLS All-Star concert Prince Royce says he’s looking forward to headlining the 2019 Major League Soccer All-Star Concert because he loves singing live, but another motive ...
17:12, 06/13/2019

Fourth of July concert on Capitol lawn An annual Fourth of July concert was held on the U.S. Capitol lawn, with numerous performers and the National Symphony Orchestra performing Tchaikovs...
07:48, 07/05/2019

Titans will cap stadium practice with concert, fireworks The Tennessee Titans are throwing a bit of a party after their only practice at Nissan Stadium during training camp      &#...
00:24, 07/16/2019

ShowBiz Minute: Lee, Memorial Day concert, Box Office Stan Lee's former business manager appears in court after fleeing; Mantegna and McCormack host emotional Memorial Day concert; 'Aladdin&apo...
21:12, 05/28/2019

Ed Sheeran Is On Track for the No. 1 Concert Tour of All Time. Here's How. The English singer-songwriter is close to breaking U2’s record for the highest-grossing tour despite shunning nearly every money-making trend in the ...
15:36, 06/19/2019

A New Woodstock Doc Offers a Hippie Nostalgia Trip. But It’s Time to Think More Critically About the Festival What was it like to be at Woodstock? It’s a question that attendees have been fielding since Graham Nash regaled then-girlfriend Joni Mitchell ...
19:48, 08/07/2019

Woodstock 50 court battle: Hearing on $17.8 million lawsuit scheduled for Monday Monday, a judge will consider Woodstock 50’s request for a preliminary injunction against its former business partners, in support of arbitrati...
06:12, 05/10/2019

Woodstock producer 'pretty bummed' at missed bid to recreate 1969 activism The man behind the failed Woodstock 50 anniversary festival said on Friday he was "pretty bummed" at losing out on a chance to encourage people to ta...
09:00, 08/10/2019

Lovey dovey: Woodstock LP’s iconic couple still has a groovy thing goin’ As 20-year-old sweethearts, Nick Ercoline and Bobbi Kelly were immortalized as the poster (flower) children of Woodstock. A photograph of the couple ...
05:24, 08/09/2019

Woodstock 50 could be held outside New York for first time in iconic festival's history Woodstock 50, proposed for Aug. 16-18, has faced myriad troubles in New York. Now, organizers propose moving the iconic festival out of state.  ...
03:36, 07/26/2019

Area 51 raid now a festival called AlienStock that's bound to become this generation's Woodstock If you thought that plan to “storm” Area 51 was a load of crap that stemmed from a shitposting event on Facebook, you’re...sort of correct? There wil...
00:24, 08/16/2019

Woodstock photos forgotten in filing cabinet are displayed for first time, 50 years later Mark Goff, a photographer for an underground paper, took hundreds of pictures at Woodstock. The negatives were filed away and barely mentioned. ...
07:48, 08/09/2019

No Location, Tickets TBD and 1 Act Down: All the Problems Plaguing Woodstock 50 After the Fyre Fest Debacle Peace, love and strife. On January 9, 2019, it was officially announced that Woodstock 50 would be happening, a 50th anniversary three-day concert ...
12:24, 06/16/2019

Woodstock Had Some of the Most Legendary Performances in History. But Many Attendees Never Heard a Single Note The musical lineup at Woodstock was unparalleled: Jimi Hendrix, the Who, Janis Joplin, Sly & the Family Stone and many more showed up to play at Max ...
19:12, 08/01/2019

Ariana Grande concert bomber's brother extradited to the UK The brother of the suicide bomber who killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester in 2017 has been extradited from Libya to the United...
01:36, 07/18/2019

Nicki Minaj cancels Saudi Arabia concert The 'Anaconda' rapper is pulling out of Jeddah World Fest 2019 because she says she wants to show support for women’s rights, gay rights and freedom ...
23:12, 07/09/2019

Texas mom who disappeared after concert date ‘could be in danger’: cops Police fear that a Texas mom who disappeared a week ago after going on a date “could be in danger,” according to reports. Erika Gaytan, 2...
17:12, 07/21/2019

YouTube and AXS sell concert tickets through music videos YouTube might make it decidedly easier to see your favorite band. The internet giant has forged a deal that offers fast access to concert tickets fr...
18:48, 06/04/2019

Ariana Grande concert bomber's brother extradited The brother of the suicide bomber who killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester in 2017 has been extradited from Libya to the United...
18:48, 07/17/2019

Lebanese Band’s Concert Is Canceled After It’s Accused of Blasphemy Critics denounced Mashrou’ Leila, and a festival canceled an upcoming concert by the group, raising concerns about freedom of expression in the relat...
03:36, 08/01/2019

Oro Valley Kids Concert Series begins in September Courtesy: Oro Valley Arizona ORO VALLEY – Singing and dancing always brighten up someone’s day. The Town of Oro Valley and the Music and Danc...
02:48, 08/15/2019

Meghan Patrick calls out fan who harassed her at concert: ‘I’ll always stand up for myself’ Despite some insisting she should've just shrugged off the man's comments as being "drunken," the country singer insisted she's glad she stood up for...
00:01, 08/01/2019

A classical concert at the Barbican shows how AI interprets a recital Sight Machine, an AI project at the Barbican, shows how the algorithms used in techniques like facial detection capture the performance of a string q...
14:12, 07/07/2019

When cultures unite: Highlights from the 2019 Campus Concert Young performers from South Africa and Germany share their vision of harmony with a mesmerized audience in Bonn. The annual Campus Project organized ...
12:24, 09/13/2019

Jonas Brothers surprise fan who missed concert for chemotherapy Lily Jordan had to miss a Jonas Brothers concert for chemotherapy treatment, so she asked them to come to her.        ...
08:24, 09/03/2019

Manny Pacquiao launches own cryptocurrency at concert debut Welterweight champ launches own crypto tokens at concert‘Pac’ token will be listed on Global Crypto Offering ExchangeMichael Owen, Caroline Wozniacki...
21:24, 09/02/2019

Watch: Lizzo wows NPR with ‘Tiny Ass Desk’ concert NPR’s staid “Tiny Desk” concert series just got juiced. Singer-songwriter and body-positivity activist Lizzo, 31, brought her signa...
12:24, 07/30/2019

Madonna’s ‘Madame X’ sales tail off after concert promo The marketing schemes that catapulted Madonna’s “Madame X” album to the top of the charts in Week 1 came back to haunt her in Week 2 — with sales tan...
04:48, 07/02/2019

5 die in stampede ahead of Algiers rap concert, probe opened Prosecutors have opened an investigation into the cause of a stampede ahead of a rapper’s concert at an Algiers sports stadium that left five youths ...
21:00, 08/23/2019

Nicki Minaj Set to Headline Concert in Saudi Arabia (DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — Saudi Arabia said Wednesday that hip-hop star Nicki Minaj will perform in the ultraconservative kingdom as it s...
16:24, 07/03/2019

Sha Na Na’s Jocko Marcellino recalls opening for Jimi Hendrix at Woodstock: ‘We bathed in the pond’ It was 50 years ago when Sha Na Na opened for Jimi Hendrix at a music festival called Woodstock during the summer of 1969 — you might have heard of i...
14:24, 08/20/2019

Woodstock at 50: separate events struggle to maintain the original festival's spirit ... and site Two concerts, two miles apart offer visitors a dilemma that has endured since the sixties: establishment or anti-establishment?The efforts by Woodsto...
17:12, 08/15/2019

Warren Buffet plays lead in annual ‘Woodstock of Capitalism’ An estimated 40,000 people are expected in town for the event, where Buffett and Munger preside over the meeting and spend hours answering questions....
00:48, 05/04/2019

Break Stuff explores the riots, mosh pits, and misplaced nostalgia of Woodstock ’99 In 1990, a groundbreaking exhibit by artist Robert Mapplethorpe arrived at the Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center and practically turned the city up...
21:12, 07/15/2019

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration canceled after lineup issues, financial problems "We are saddened that a series of unforeseen setbacks has made it impossible to put on the Festival we imagined," said organizer Michael Lang, a co-f...
22:00, 07/31/2019

Woodstock 2019: Generations soak in the spirit on 50th anniversary of legendary festival A focal point for generational divide in 1969, the Woodstock site is now bringing folks of different ages together.       &...
13:12, 08/17/2019

Nicki Minaj pulls out of Saudi Arabia concert after backlash The singer has cancelled an appearance at Jeddah World Fest citing her support for women and the LGBT communityNicki Minaj is pulling out of a concer...
22:24, 07/09/2019

Beethovenfest and Campus Concert 2019: South Africa in focus Deutsche Welle's and the Beethovenfest's Campus Project attracts young artists from all over the world to Bonn. This year features an exchange betwee...
12:12, 09/11/2019

Rolling Stones concert goers to get schooled on lifetime income The band is back following Mick Jagger's heart surgery. The concert sponsor hopes attendees will ask how long their money will last in retiremen...
01:36, 06/10/2019

James Dolan kicks reporter out of concert: ‘Knicks were not playing’ Even if it’s not at a Knicks game, you’re never safe from James Dolan’s wrath. Polly Mosendz, a reporter for Bloomberg Businessweek, says she was kic...
02:00, 07/27/2019

Dave Chappelle to host benefit concert for Dayton, Ohio Comedian Dave Chappelle will host a free concert for Dayton, Ohio, on Sunday to honor people killed in this month's mass shooting and to benefit fami...
17:24, 08/26/2019

Al Green gets his ‘groove back’ at Radio City concert this weekend When you’re one of the best singers ever, taking care of your voice is no joke. But for Al Green, it’s nothing to sweat about. Even at 73, the R&B ic...
20:12, 05/02/2019

Mr Carson to recount 'Downton Abbey' tales at Highclere concert Mr Carson, the much-loved butler in hit period drama "Downton Abbey", has lived through the tales of love and tragedy that have beset the British hou...
16:00, 05/29/2019

Mammoth concert grand piano unveiled to public in Latvia A concert grand piano believed to be the largest in the world has gone on display. Pianists have to climb a steep flight of stairs to play it, but th...
14:00, 07/28/2019

Placido Domingo concert opening sports complex in Hungary Opera star Placido Domingo’s performance will inaugurate a soccer stadium and youth complex in the southern Hungarian city of Szeged, built from publ...
04:36, 08/29/2019

Lady Gaga and New Boyfriend Dan Horton Rock Out Together At The Cure Concert Lady Gaga and boyfriend Dan Horton put on a little show themselves while at the Pasadena Daydream Music Festival Saturday night. While The Cure perf...
23:00, 09/01/2019

Camila Cabello Has the Look of Love Watching Shawn Mendes in Concert Camila Cabello didn't have to use words to spell out how she feels about watching her beau Shawn Mendes perform onstage. The 22-year-old fellow sing...
15:24, 08/26/2019

Taylor Swift will lead Amazon Prime Day’s all-female concert Taylor Swift has been tapped to headline the upcoming Amazon Prime Day Concert. The pop powerhouse of current “Calm Down” controversy wil...
17:48, 06/27/2019

K-Pop Star Sunmi Describes Herself as "LGBT" in Viral Concert Moment Sunmi is opening up to her fans about her life and the "different sides" of herself. While performing at the Q-Factory on Tuesday, June 4, in Amster...
04:48, 06/05/2019

I Watched Korn Play A Concert In An MMORPG And It Was Surprisingly Great Adventure Quest 3D is an MMORPG that I didn’t know about until last week when I found out that that the 90s metal band Korn was going to perform a di...
23:36, 08/21/2019

Amazon Prime Day will now include... a Dua Lipa and Taylor Swift concert You want a side helping of pop star with that cut-price portable battery pack? Then Amazon Prime Day will have you covered. To promote the online ret...
11:00, 06/27/2019

Mashrou' Leila concert in Lebanon canceled after church pressure Lebanon's Byblos festival has canceled a concert by the indie rock band Mashrou' Leila "to prevent bloodshed" after calls from church leaders accusin...
11:12, 07/31/2019

Fall concert preview: Madonna, Global Citizen Festival and more The boroughs are alive with the sound of live music in the coming months. Here are The Posts picks for concerts to check out this fall: Madonna ̶...
14:24, 09/06/2019

Star-studded Avicii tribute concert planned for Dec. 5 in Stockholm Adam Lambert, Rita Ora, Aloe Blacc and David Guetta are among the artists booked for the Avicii Tribute Concert for Mental Health Awareness on Dec. 5...
11:24, 09/04/2019

Former UK Basketball Player Isaac Humphries to Host Benefit Concert LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former Kentucky men’s basketball player Isaac Humphries is set to return to the city of Lexington to perform a benefit concert suppo...
01:48, 06/08/2019

Khalid Benefit Concert Raises $500,000 for El Paso Shooting Victims On Sunday, R&B star Khalid returned to his hometown of El Paso, Texas, to host a benefit concert for the victims of the Aug. 3 mass shooting that...
21:49, 09/03/2019

Cardi B Speaks Out After Security Threat Forces Her to Cancel Concert Cardi B is breaking her silence. On Tuesday evening, the "Press" rapper took to Instagram to share the sad news that she would be canceling her conc...
06:48, 07/31/2019

Roger Daltrey blasts pot-smokers during New York City concert Weed-puffing fans of legendary English rock band “The Who” got a stern talking to from frontman Roger Daltrey during the band’s concert at Madison Sq...
12:00, 05/15/2019

World's largest concert piano is three stories high A German-born innovator has crafted what is believed to be the world's largest vertical piano that sits in a concert hall in Latvia.  ...
19:36, 08/01/2019

Taylor Swift at the Amazon Prime Day concert was our terrible future, now As smooth, immoveable faces of the oncoming social collapse-cum-takeover by a megacorp go, you could do worse than pick SwiftIs this the year we inte...
19:24, 07/11/2019

AP Exclusive: Nicki Minaj pulls out of Saudi Arabia concert AP Exclusive: Nicki Minaj is pulling out of a concert in Saudi Arabia because she says she wants to show support for women’s rights, gay rights and f...
01:24, 07/10/2019

Ariana Grande donates $250,000 from Atlanta concert to Planned Parenthood Ariana Grande donated $250,000 from her Saturday concert in Atlanta to Planned Parenthood, the organization confirmed to USA TODAY.   ...
18:48, 06/12/2019

Taylor Swift announces 2020 concert dates for 'Lover' Taylor Swift announced Tuesday on Instagram a handful of North American and international concert dates in support of her recently released seventh s...
19:00, 09/17/2019

Titans use concert, fireworks to lure fans to night practice The Tennessee Titans have had trouble filling their stadium for years and have needed the help of visiting fans to sell as many seats as they have. T...
11:36, 08/03/2019

Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in the military’s raid of a sit-in protest camp has risen to 9 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in the military’s raid of a sit-in protest camp has risen to 9....
12:36, 06/03/2019

Thank u, Ariana Grande, for donating Atlanta concert proceeds to Planned Parenthood With reproductive rights in peril in a number of states, organizations like Planned Parenthood are grateful for any help at all. But Planned Parentho...
21:00, 06/12/2019

Review: The Marshall Stockwell II speaker is louder than a Napalm Death concert Marshall is an iconic audio brand, best known for its guitar amplifiers. But did you know that it also sells a line of Bluetooth speakers? It’s true,...
00:00, 07/09/2019

Jennifer Lopez Reschedules Concert After Major New York City Blackout Jennifer Lopez was left "devastated" when a New York City power outage forced her to cancel her concert. On Saturday night, Midtown Manhattan was hi...
09:36, 07/15/2019

Janet Jackson and 50 Cent to perform at controversial Saudi Arabia concert The stars, along with the rapper Future, have been announced to play at the event after Nicki Minaj withdrew over human rights concernsJanet Jackson ...
03:00, 07/18/2019

Kate Middleton Beams as She Receives Prestigious First Salute During Military Concert Kate Middleton is stepping up to the plate in the Queen's absence. For the first time in her position, the Duchess of Cambridge was saluted by the t...
10:00, 06/07/2019

Peter Frampton concert review: Classic rocker bids NYC farewell “I won’t say goodbye,” Peter Frampton said following an emotional, career-spanning concert at Madison Square Garden Friday night, p...
23:00, 09/15/2019

No camping at Phish concert, as plague threatens travel plans (and ferrets) Fans who planned to camp during Phish concerts near Denver are making other plans because of plague, which also threatens another sort of wildlife. ...
19:24, 08/23/2019

Gay New Jersey couple booted from Uber car after kissing on way to Zac Brown Brand concert Uber driver kicked a New Jersey couple out of her car after one of the women kissed her partner on the cheek.        ...
10:36, 09/10/2019

Cyndi Lauper steps on bee at Los Angeles concert, pulls out stinger while singing Cyndi Lauper showed her “True Colors” at a Los Angeles concert over the weekend when the performer continued singing as she pulled out the stinger of...
00:48, 07/16/2019

Brother of Manchester concert bombing denies murder, conspiracy charges LONDON — The brother of the suicide bomber who killed almost two dozen people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester appeared in court Thursday to...
15:24, 07/18/2019

BTS embraces pop spectacle at MetLife Stadium with dazzling, camera-ready concert The BTS “Love Yourself: Speak Yourself” tour show at MetLife Stadium was big on visuals, thanks to giant video screens, pyrotechnics and ...
20:36, 05/19/2019

Battle monsters at a Korn concert in the pinnacle of video game experiences Back in February, the EDM producer Marshmello held a live, in-game concert in Fortnite. Depending on your point of view (and, let’s be honest, age) t...
20:24, 08/20/2019

Feds make arrests in multimillion-dollar fake concert scam Four men — including one with a history of fraud schemes and an ex-con on parole — were busted Wednesday in a multimillion-dollar plot to...
13:00, 05/02/2019

SummerStage concert series to debut new and improved Central Park venue If you’re heading to Central Park for a concert this summer, you’ll notice some changes at Rumsey Playfield. The City Parks Foundation...
19:00, 05/30/2019

Believe the hype: Billie Eilish proves she's a once-in-a-generation talent at NYC concert Seventeen-year-old Billie Eilish has drawn comparisons to Nirvana with her dynamic live shows, which we attended to see what the fuss is all about. ...
20:12, 06/20/2019

Rick Springfield cancels Dominican Republic concert 'in an abundance of caution' Rick Springfield has canceled his upcoming concert in the Dominican Republic "in an abundance of caution" and "well-being" for his fans, band and cre...
08:36, 07/02/2019

Rapper Nicki Minaj pulls out of controversial Saudi Arabia concert U.S. rapper Nicki Minaj said on Tuesday that she was pulling out of a planned concert in Saudi Arabia next week, citing her support for the rights of...
22:24, 07/09/2019

Yo Gotti's tour bus shot multiple times after Nashville concert Nashville police said they found the tour bus of Memphis native and multi-platinum rapper Yo Gotti struck by gunfire multiple times.   ...
06:36, 05/16/2019

Personalized sound for every concert goer: Today Aerosmith, tomorrow at a venue near you Imagine perfect sound quality at every live show. Dream on, you say? It's real: THX and Mixhalo are democratizing live audio so Steven Tyler's screec...
17:36, 09/13/2019

Jennifer Lopez concert evacuated as Manhattan power outage spreads A major Manhattan power outage spread south to Madison Square Garden on Saturday night, plunging the Jennifer Lopez concert into darkness, multiple t...
04:48, 07/14/2019

The cast of Sesame Street offers the most heartwarming Tiny Desk concert ever Having a rough Tuesday? Take a few minutes to catch the beloved cast of Sesame Street invade the domain of NPR’s Tiny Desk concert series in honor of...
19:24, 06/11/2019

Singer in the 1975 Matt Healy defies UAE's anti-gay law by kissing man at concert Matt Healy tells gay fans God loves them, in country where gay sex is illegalThe singer of the band the 1975 defied Dubai’s anti-LGBT laws during a c...
21:12, 08/15/2019

Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in security force’s attack on protest camp has risen to over 30 KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan protest organizers say the number of people killed in security force’s attack on protest camp has risen to over 30...
20:24, 06/03/2019

| Trump backed off on Iran last time - but will he again? Donald Trump famously cancelled a missile strike on Iran in June, but Tehran will not be resting easy, following the unpredictable president's warnin...
06:36, 09/17/2019

Trump Jr. subpoena came after he backed out of interviews WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the Senate intelligence committee says the panel subpoenaed Donald Trump Jr. after he backed out of two interviews ...
10:24, 05/14/2019

Emma Stone denies injury caused by fall at Spice Girls concert Star hurt shoulder in a slip at home, says source, not in Wembley gig mishap – and claims forthcoming Cruella movie shoot will not be delayedLa La La...
17:24, 06/26/2019

Concert pianist disguised as cleaner stuns passers-by with rendition of Bohemian Rhapsody A concert pianist stunned unsuspecting travellers at London's St Pancras station when he began a heartfelt rendition of Bohemian Rhapsody, dressed as...
17:24, 05/01/2019

Ariana Grande Tears Up Paying Tribute to Late Ex Mac Miller at Concert in His Hometown Ariana Grande got emotional as she sang onstage about her late ex-boyfriend, Mac Miller, in his hometown of Pittsburgh on Wednesday. The 26-year-old...
19:00, 06/13/2019

Camila Cabello Fangirls Over Shawn Mendes at His Concert Amid Romance Rumors Camila Cabello showed some love for Shawn Mendes on Friday night as she attended his concert at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The 22-year-old poste...
22:12, 07/06/2019

Diana Ross celebrates LGBTQ community at birthday Radio City concert When Diana Ross began her 75th birthday concert at Radio City Music Hall on Saturday night with “I’m Coming Out” — her 1980 hit that she released wit...
19:36, 06/23/2019

Taylor Swift’s Central Park concert whipped ‘Calm’ fans into frenzy Calm down? Please. It was going to be impossible to ask that of the screaming Taylor Swift fans who took over Central Park’s Rumsey Playfield/Summers...
16:00, 08/22/2019

Jennifer Lopez Stops Concert to Sing "Happy Birthday" to Alex Rodriguez Happy birthday, Alex Rodriguez! The former New York Yankees star and MLB icon turned 44 on Saturday. The night before, his fiancée Jennifer Lopez ho...
19:36, 07/27/2019

'I Am What I Am': In Concert and Conversation, Audra McDonald Pulls Back the Curtain on a Brilliant Career When you get an opportunity to see Audra McDonald perform, you take it. The record-breaking six-time Tony Award winner, Grammy and Emmy winner and 20...
03:48, 09/17/2019

Amazon Prime Day adds a July 10th concert headlined by Taylor Swift Everyone from Walmart to Target to eBay is coming for Amazon's online shopping crown, and now its Christmas-in-July event is adding yet another ...
08:00, 06/27/2019

Morrissey kicks off Broadway residency with a full-blown rock-and-roll concert When it started pouring rain as a line down the block full of Moz fans awaited the opening of Morrissey’s seven-show Broadway mini-residency on Thurs...
09:36, 05/03/2019

Spanish Pop Star Joana Sainz García Dead at 30 After Firework Explodes During Concert Tragedy has struck a music festival in Las Berlanas, Spain. Spanish pop star Joana Sainz García has died after an exploding firework struck her duri...
02:48, 09/03/2019

Jonas Brothers surprise teen battling cancer with hospital visit before concert After an "SOS" from a teenage girl battling cancer, the Jonas Brothers paid her a surprise visit at her hospital room where she was receiving chemoth...
20:24, 09/03/2019

Jonas Brothers concert cuts short, leaving Toronto fans confused The Jonas Brothers left thousands of their Toronto fans feeling cheated after ending their Friday concert early due to "an unforeseen technical diffi...
08:00, 08/25/2019

Taylor Swift Shakes Off Scooter Braun Drama at Amazon Prime Day Concert Taylor Swift is shaking off the recent drama with Scooter Braun to deliver the most amazing live concert. In honor of Amazon Prime Day, the singer ...
05:48, 07/11/2019

Salvation Army welcomes brass band from Texas for free concert series The Buenos Aires division of the Salvation Army will welcome youth ensemble band, Texas Brass, next weekend in a series of free concerts for the comm...
23:36, 05/17/2019

Drone Drops Anti-Media Swastika Flyers Outside Ariana Grande Concert Last Friday, a drone dropped flyers with swastikas and anti-media messages written on them outside an Ariana Grande concert at Sacramento State Unive...
17:24, 05/07/2019

‘Need Y’all to Keep Praying for Me’: A$AP Rocky Hits the Concert Stage for the 1st Time Since His Release From a Swedish Prison A$AP Rocky hit the ground running and hit the concert stage about a week after returning to the States following a monthlong stint in a Swedish jail—...
03:24, 08/13/2019

Blake Shelton steals a kiss with Gwen Stefani at Luke Bryan concert Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton sure aren’t afraid to show off their love. The couple attended a Luke Bryan concert on Thursday night, which Stefani, ...
01:12, 05/25/2019

Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez and "20,000 Teenagers" Live It Up at Ariana Grande Concert Ariana Grande had more than a few famous faces in the crowd at her concert in Miami on Friday night. Jennifer Lopez and her fiancé Alex Rodriguez to...
02:12, 06/02/2019

Ottawa Senators owner, sport minister have beef after strange incident at concert A beef is brewing in Canada between Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk and Ontario Sport Minister Lisa MacLeod about an incident between the two at ...
21:36, 07/08/2019

Darius Rucker raises over $2 million for St. Jude with 10th Nashville benefit concert Darius Rucker has raised over $2 million for St. Jude through his concert, "Darius and Friends." It is known as the unofficial kickoff to CMA Fest. ...
01:48, 06/12/2019

FIFA-backed students sent out to help run world sports It's the Swiss finishing school preparing hundreds of post-graduate students to lead, manage and litigate world sports     ...
08:48, 07/19/2019

Russia elections: Kremlin-backed parties take a hit Parties tied to the ruling United Russia have though retained their majority in Moscow despite flagging support, local media says. Protests and the e...
11:12, 09/09/2019

Online lender backed by Nas says it was hit by security breach A Silicon Valley tech company backed by rapper Nas was hit by a security breach earlier this year that revealed it had been lax with users’ sensitive...
09:48, 08/08/2019

Head of Libya UN-backed gov’t says rival wants to take power The head of Libya’s U.N.-backed government says he is prepared to return to the peace process “as soon as possible” but that it would be different wi...
21:48, 05/08/2019

Why the Knicks backed off their Anthony Davis pursuit The Knicks never made a formal offer to the Pelicans for center Anthony Davis on the teams’ latest round of trade talks, according an NBA official. W...
10:12, 06/17/2019

Pakistani businesses on strike over new IMF-backed taxes Hundreds of thousands of Pakistani businesses are on strike nationwide to protest a new sales tax, which opposition political parties say is being im...
12:36, 07/13/2019

Why Knicks backed out of Kawhi Leonard meeting LAS VEGAS — The Knicks brain trust of Steve Mills, Scott Perry and David Fizdale were enjoying a laugh on the sidelines of a practice court at UNLV W...
02:00, 07/04/2019

U.S. pressures Baghdad over Iran-backed militias Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's surprise visit to Baghdad this month came after U.S. intelligence showed Iran-backed Shi'ite militias positioning ro...
09:36, 05/15/2019

They Each Backed Off Strikes: Trump in ’19, Obama in ’13, Clinton in ’98 The immediate comparison was to Barack Obama’s decision not to attack Syria. But the closer one might be to a last-minute choice by Bill Clinton over...
10:48, 06/22/2019

These $600 smart glasses backed by Amazon and Intel are the best yet, but still don't do enough Focals are the best smart glasses to hit the market. They're from a company called North, which got backing from Amazon, Intel and others. CNBC&...
14:38, 04/28/2019

Trump-Backed Candidates Win in North Carolina Two congressional candidates backed by President Donald Trump won special elections on Tuesday night. Republican Dan Bishop beat Democrat Dan McCread...
23:12, 09/11/2019

Drone drops anti-media flyers with swastika over Ariana Grande concert: report Hundreds of anti-media flyers – some of which included a swastika – were dropped over a Sacramento State University fundraising dinner and outside a ...
08:48, 05/06/2019

Nicki Minaj Pulls Out of Saudi Arabia Concert After Criticism From Human Rights Group (NEW YORK) — Nicki Minaj is pulling out of a concert in Saudi Arabia because she says she wants to show support for women’s rights, gay r...
23:24, 07/09/2019

Sophie Turner and Priyanka Chopra's Mom Burn Up the Dance Floor at Jonas Brothers Concert We are family! Just when you thought it couldn't get better than the Jonas Brothers and the J Sisters, it seems the family ties run even deeper and ...
21:12, 08/22/2019

Dave Chappelle to host benefit concert for Dayton, Ohio, weeks after mass shooting Comedian Dave Chappelle will host a free concert for Dayton, Ohio, on Sunday to honor people killed in this month's mass shooting and to benefit fami...
13:24, 08/26/2019

Senior North Korea official thought imprisoned by Kim Jong Un pictured at concert with dictator A senior North Korean official who was involved in denuclearization talks with President Trump enjoyed a concert with dictator Kim Jong Un, state med...
07:12, 06/03/2019

Nicki Minaj drops out of Saudi Arabia concert in support of women and LGBTQ rights Nicki Minaj is pulling out of a concert in Saudi Arabia because she says she wants to show support for women's rights, gay rights and freedom of expr...
22:36, 07/09/2019

'Devastated and heartbroken': NYC power outage cancels Broadway shows, Jennifer Lopez concert Scores of Broadway shows and even a Jennifer Lopez concert at Madison Square Garden Saturday night came to a halt as a massive power outage left more...
08:12, 07/14/2019

New York man kills girlfriend, posts pics to Instagram after she reportedly kissed other man at concert: Cops A 21-year-old man from New York who allegedly killed his 17-year-old girlfriend -- and then posted photos of her body on Instagram -- might have done...
22:36, 07/17/2019

Millie Bobby Brown and Harry Styles Dance Like Nobody's Watching at Ariana Grande Concert Alright, nobody tell Chief Hopper about this.. Millie Bobby Brown, who plays Eleven on Netflix's Stranger Things, and singer Harry Styles were spott...
01:48, 08/19/2019

Demi Lovato Kicks Off 27th Birthday With a Bang by Attending Ariana Grande's Concert Demi Lovato is living her best life! The "Cool for the Summer" singer is enjoying her time in London and kicking off her 27th birthday celebration. ...
07:24, 08/20/2019

Candace Cameron Bure and Her Fuller House BFFs Live Their Best Life at NKOTB Concert Never underestimate the New Kids on the Block fan base. As the boy band continued The Mixtape Tour Sunday night at the Hollywood Bowl, Jonathan Knig...
22:36, 05/27/2019

El Paso shooting: Khalid plans August benefit concert for Walmart victims, families El Pasoan Khalid, who graduated from Americas High School, plans a benefit concert for the victims of the Walmart mass shooting in August.  ...
09:48, 08/06/2019

Bill, Hillary Clinton booed at Billy Joel concert after singer dedicated song to them Rockstar Billy Joel probably didn't intend to provoke backlash against his "good friends" Bill and Hillary Clinton, but that's what happened when he ...
22:36, 07/12/2019

Jennifer Lopez's Madison Square Garden concert cut short, rescheduled after power outage Jennifer Lopez's Manhattan concert got cut short Saturday after a city-wide power outage. But don't worry, JLo fans: She'll finish wha...
07:36, 07/18/2019

From Lady Gaga to Jennifer Lopez, See the PCAs Concert Tour Nominees' Hottest Stage Costumes This year was filled with incredible shows but the eight E! People's Choice Awards Concert Tour of 2019 nominees stood out among the crowd. These ar...
15:12, 09/16/2019

Five killed in air strike on goverment-backed Libyan hospital Five doctors were killed and at least eight medical personnel injured late on Saturday in an air strike on a field hospital run by the internationall...
00:00, 07/29/2019

US balks as Venezuela heads up UN-backed disarmament body GENEVA (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to the U.N.’s main disarmament body has walked out of its current session in Geneva to protest that Venezuela...
12:48, 05/28/2019

Factbox: Trump impeachment backed by 40% of U.S. House Democrats Ninety-five Democratic lawmakers in the 435-member U.S. House of Representatives have said they support starting impeachment proceedings against Repu...
23:12, 07/26/2019

Peanut Allergy Drug Backed by FDA Advisory Panel A panel of outside advisers recommended that the FDA approve a proposed treatment for peanut allergies in children, a step that could clear the way f...
07:36, 09/14/2019

Vegan-Friendly, Celeb-Backed Beyond Meat Has 2019’s Best U.S. IPO (Bloomberg) — Beyond Meat Inc. piled on the market value, serving up the year’s best first day for a U.S. initial public offering. The m...
05:36, 05/03/2019

| Libyan government agrees to UN-backed Eid al-Adha ceasefire The internationally recognised Libyan government has accepted an offer by the United Nations for a ceasefire during the Eid al-Adha religious holiday...
16:12, 08/10/2019

Iran-backed militia says it participated in embassy protest BAGHDAD (AP) — An official with an Iran-backed militia says members of his group comprised the majority of protesters outside the Bahrain embassy in ...
16:36, 06/29/2019

Dozens of Nursing Homes With HUD-Backed Mortgages Have ‘Serious Deficiencies’ A list of the most troubled nursing homes in the country includes 74 with mortgages insured by a federal government agency that stopped inspecting su...
22:00, 06/24/2019

Israel tests US-backed missile shield over Alaska Israel and the United States say they have successfully tested the Arrow 3 missile defense system. Israel intends to use the jointly developed interc...
14:00, 07/28/2019

Venezuela to prosecute lawmakers who backed failed uprising Seven lawmakers who backed last week's failed uprising orchestrated by Juan Guaidó to be prosecuted, while Washington removed sanctions against Carac...
19:48, 05/08/2019

Global Fashion Group IPO mostly backed by existing shareholders Global Fashion Group (GFG) raised less than half the sum it had originally targeted in an initial public offering of new shares that drew weak invest...
13:24, 06/29/2019

Koch-Backed Groups Launch Campaign to End War in Afghanistan In a first, a grassroots organization backed by billionaire Charles Koch and typically focused on domestic priorities is broadening its focus and cal...
12:12, 09/18/2019

Let it burn: U.S. fights wildfires with fire, backed by Trump It was the kind of fire that has terrified communities across the drought-ridden U.S. West in the past few years: a ponderosa pine forest ablaze in t...
18:48, 08/28/2019

Lebanon to attend Russia-backed talks on Syria BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s president says his country is eager to take part in Russia-backed political meetings on the Syrian war because it wants...
16:12, 06/19/2019

Cuomo: AOC-backed candidate could win in Queens if voters don’t show up Governor Andrew Cuomo, who is backing establishment candidate Melinda Katz for Queens District Attorney in Tuesday’s Democratic primary election, war...
20:48, 06/24/2019

Anime's Bloody Nose Trope Isn't Backed By Science In anime and manga, when characters get excited—often sexually excited—blood dribbles, or squirts, out of their noses. But is this backed by medical ...
13:12, 08/14/2019

Naspers-backed Dott to launch e-bikes after new fundraising European startup Dott has secured 30 million euros ($34 million) in a fundraising led by existing investors EQT and South Africa's Naspers to launch ...
15:00, 07/04/2019

Campaign for Yorkshire cycle tunnel is backed by landowner David Sunderland says he will block works to close disused Queensbury rail tunnelThe campaign to turn a disused railway line in Yorkshire into Englan...
18:12, 07/15/2019

Two-thirds of failed stablecoin projects were backed by gold Stablecoins were once touted by some as a fix for cryptocurrency’s volatility. Thing is, it seems they’re not as stable as their name would suggest. ...
21:36, 06/27/2019

Venezuelans go after diamond-backed cryptocurrency Ponzi with $30M lawsuit A group of Venezuelans that moved to the US to “start a new life” are suing a $30 million cryptocurrency Ponzi scheme that allegedly backed its coins...
11:48, 07/16/2019

Libya’s UN-backed government reclaims key town near Tripoli CAIRO (AP) — Libya’s U.N.-backed government says it has taken back a strategic town near Tripoli from a Libyan commander whose forces have been...
11:36, 06/27/2019

Tunisian national who backed ISIS deported from US, ICE officials say Federal immigration officials on Wednesday removed a Tunisian national who had declared his support for ISIS, entered the U.S. on a sham marriage, an...
08:24, 06/21/2019

EU-backed group urges no escalation of tensions in Venezuela The EU-backed International Contact Group on Venezuela on Tuesday said it was essential to avoid escalating tensions in Venezuela, and that a resolut...
23:12, 05/07/2019

Trump-backed Kentucky Gov. Bevin wins GOP primary President Trump-backed Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has cleared his first hurdle toward a second term, defeating three challengers to win the Republican ...
04:48, 05/22/2019

Nicaraguan Congress approves Ortega-backed amnesty law Nicaragua's Congress approved a sweeping amnesty law during a Saturday session that will offer protection to police and others who took part in a vio...
09:00, 06/09/2019

Martin Scorsese digs up a lost Bob Dylan tour in the slippery Netflix concert film Rolling Thunder In 1975, Bob Dylan, who’d just started touring again following an eight-year hiatus (ostensibly precipitated by his infamous motorcycle accident), de...
19:24, 06/11/2019

Demi Lovato spent her birthday at an Ariana Grande concert with Taylor Swift nemesis Scooter Braun Demi Lovato celebrated her 27th birthday with fellow singing superstar Ariana Grande – and Scooter Braun, the nemesis of another singer: Taylor...
19:12, 08/20/2019

Nicki Minaj Cancels Saudi Arabia Concert After Receiving Backlash: ''It Is Important to Make Clear My Support'' Nicki Minaj has made up her mind. After receiving backlash, the Queen rapper revealed on Tuesday that she's cancelling her performance in Saudi Arab...
05:00, 07/10/2019

Saudi-backed government in Yemen accuses UAE of attacking its forces Yemen's internationally-recognized government has accused the UAE of launching deadly airstrikes on its troops, as fighting around the key city of Ad...
19:00, 08/29/2019

Senate rejects House-backed version of border aid bill The U.S. Senate on Wednesday rejected a bill approved a day earlier by the House of Representatives that would have provided $4.5 billion to address ...
00:00, 06/27/2019

Texas pastor who backed bill criminalizing abortion arrested A former Southern Baptist pastor who supported legislation in Texas this year that would have criminalized abortions has been arrested on charges of ...
17:36, 06/16/2019

I won't be voting for the president again, says Ohio farmer who backed Trump in 2016 Christopher Gribbs, a soybean farmer from Ohio whose family owns and operates 560 acres of land, told CNBC on Thursday that he won't be voting f...
02:36, 08/09/2019

Don't 'mess up Macau': gambling hub set to choose Beijing-backed leader The Chinese territory of Macau is set to elect as leader the only candidate for which it is allowed to vote: a Beijing-backed former legislator who i...
09:36, 08/21/2019

Queens DA candidate jabs AOC-backed opponent’s lack of experience Queens Borough President Melinda Katz on Sunday attacked the lack of experience of other competitors in the borough’s District Attorney race &#...
22:00, 06/23/2019

HSBC-backed startup aims to become LinkedIn of global trade In a first of its kind initiative, HSBC Holdings Plc is backing the launch of a technology startup that aims to connect small-and-medium-sized manufa...
07:12, 06/24/2019

Palestinian Who Attended Trump-Backed Bahrain Conference Is Arrested Intelligence officers in the West Bank detained, then freed, a Hebron businessman who had defied an official Palestinian boycott of the Trump adminis...
12:48, 06/30/2019

Refugees Got Talent: UN-backed show aims to change perceptions Poet, dancer and a reggae singer were among those displaying their skills in SicilyA teenage poet from Nigeria, a reggae singer from Sierra Leona and...
21:48, 06/23/2019

Libya's U.N.-backed government steps up defense spending as war drags on Libya's internationally recognized government has allocated 40 million Libyan dinars ($28.5 million) for its defense ministry, it said on Tuesday, st...
23:24, 08/06/2019

Porsche Had a Secret F1 Engine Ready for Its 2021 Entry Before It Backed Out Porsche does things other than produce videos on how to pronounce its product names, like making cars or mulling a Formula One entry from time to tim...
21:12, 05/31/2019

Controversial stablecoin Tether is only 74 percent backed by cash (and other assets) Tether’s lawyer has now admitted that the stablecoin is only 74 percent backed by cash and equivalents, according to an affidavit filed on Tuesday. I...
12:48, 05/01/2019

Ex-McConnell staffers lobbied on Russian-backed Kentucky project Two former top staffers to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have lobbied Congress and the Treasury Department on the development of a new Kentu...
09:12, 08/01/2019

Regulators Approve Bitcoin Venture Backed by NYSE Owner New York state regulators approved a key license for Bakkt, a venture designed to make it easier for consumers to store bitcoins and pay for purchase...
10:24, 08/17/2019

Khronos releases OpenXR 1.0 for AR/VR, backed by Epic, Microsoft, and Oculus An open development standard for XR will enable AR and VR apps to be built for multiple hardware and software platforms, rather than just a single de...
23:12, 07/29/2019

Leonardo DiCaprio-backed fund pledges $5M in aid for Amazon wildfires Leonardo DiCaprio has joined with other philanthropists in pledging $5 million dollars through their environmental foundation to aid the Amazon as ma...
03:12, 08/26/2019

House to vote on Saudi arms deals backed by Trump The U.S. House of Representatives will vote next month on billions of dollars worth of arms sales to Saudi Arabia already rejected by the Senate desp...
23:12, 06/25/2019

Iraqi PM takes a gamble with move on Iran-backed militias The Iraqi government’s move this week to place Iranian-backed militias under the command of the armed forces is a political gamble by a prime ministe...
09:36, 07/04/2019

Yemeni officials say UAE-backed force storms mosque, kills 5 SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security officials say gunmen from a security force backed by the United Arab Emirates have stormed a mosque in the southe...
23:12, 06/08/2019

Trump-Backed U.S.-British Trade Deal Faces Hurdles Resistance is already rising on both sides of the Atlantic to a free-trade pact that President Trump and U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson want to qu...
16:12, 08/27/2019

More Details Emerge Of Massive Infiltration Attempt Backed By Pak Army Multiple attempts were made by terrorists to infiltrate into India by crossing the Line of Control between July 29 and July 31, sources told NDTV ami...
10:12, 08/04/2019

Coming Soon to a Democratic Primary: Candidates Backed By Charles Koch The political arm of Charles Koch’s ambitious network is preparing to start playing in Democratic primaries for the Senate, House and local rol...
10:24, 06/07/2019

Beijing-backed candidate announces bid to lead casino hub of Macau The head of the legislature in Macau, the world's biggest gambling hub, formally declared his candidacy on Tuesday in the race to run the Chinese-con...
07:36, 06/18/2019

Two groups, one backed by China's Fosun, reportedly bid for NMC Health stake Two groups, including one backed by China's Fosun, have made competing offers to buy a 40% stake in London-listed NMC Health worth up to $1.9 bi...
12:00, 08/22/2019

Head of charity backed by NFL, Roc Nation apologizes for dreadlock cutting Founder of Chicago charity that received $200,000 as part of NFL kickoff event apologizes after backlash over photos of her cutting dreadlocks of Afr...
22:48, 09/06/2019

Pelosi blasts Trump, then wonders why he backed out of infrastructure meeting Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer on Wednesday slammed President Trump for abandoning a planned meeting on infrastructure spending after the House speak...
00:12, 05/23/2019

U.S. House set to vote Thursday on Trump-backed spending deal The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday aimed to pass legislation touted by President Donald Trump that would accelerate rising federal budget ...
19:24, 07/25/2019

IS claims bomb attack targeting US-backed force in Syria A spokesman for a U.S.-backed force in Syria says a suicide bomber from the Islamic State extremist group detonated his explosives on a road in north...
00:00, 05/21/2019

Iraqi PM orders Iran-backed militias into army command Baghdad has ordered militias to join the army and their leaders to choose between paramilitary or political activity. The move comes amid concern tha...
12:24, 07/02/2019

Geely to bring air taxis to China in tie-up with Daimler-backed Volocopter German startup Volocopter said it plans to form a partnership with Zhejiang Geely Holding Group that will bring its air taxis to China and that it ha...
08:24, 09/09/2019

Sun Capital-Backed Restaurants Unlimited Files For Bankruptcy Protection The Seattle-based owner of Kincaid’s, Palomino and Henry’s Tavern said it plans to put itself up for sale as part of the proceedings in U.S. Bankrupt...
20:36, 07/08/2019

Toyota backed WEC rules boosting rivals for "good of the championship" Toyota agreed to the latest round of Equivalence of Technology changes aimed at increasing the competitiveness of the LMP1 privateers 'for the good o...
12:48, 07/23/2019

11 small Thai parties support army-backed candidate for PM Eleven small political parties in Thailand have announced they will support the military-backed candidate to form the next government, seven weeks af...
17:12, 05/13/2019

VW-backed firm opens high-power UK charging station Ionity's 350kW station offer EV charging in under 20 minutes - although no EVs are yet capable of such charging capability Charging network Ionity,...
02:36, 05/23/2019

Starbucks licenses Thai operations to Charoen-backed venture Starbucks Corp said on Thursday that a company controlled by Thai billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi and a Hong Kong-based firm had won an exclusi...
14:00, 05/23/2019

Petrobras picks Warburg Pincus-backed Trident in oilfield re-bid Brazilian oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA has chosen a bid from Warburg Pincus-backed Trident Energy as the winner in a final "re-bid" for two oil...
20:48, 07/19/2019

Non-profit group backed by NFL, Roc Nation questioned over dreadlock cutting Founder of Chicago charity that received $200,000 as part of NFL kickoff event was seen in photos cutting dreadlocks of African-American youths. ...
15:36, 09/06/2019

| Fleck backed by board as Stormers seek Liverpool miracle The current Stormers management has received the full backing of the WP Rugby Board as the team enters the home stretch of the 2019 Super Rugby seaso...
01:00, 05/12/2019

Oil giants BP and Shell pledge $1 million each to Republican-backed carbon tax Oil and gas giants BP and Shell are donating $1 million each over two years to a Republican-backed group urging Congress to pass a federal carbon tax...
12:00, 05/20/2019

‘Johnson is a liar who only backed Leave to help his career’ – David Cameron Former PM vents fury in his memoirs at his old colleagues over their stance on Brexit and compares Leave campaign to racist Tory electioneering in 19...
14:24, 09/15/2019

Exclusive: U.S. clears SoftBank's $2.25 billion investment in GM-backed Cruise Cruise, a U.S. self-driving vehicle company majority-owned by General Motors Co, told Reuters on Friday that a U.S. national security panel approved ...
06:49, 07/06/2019

Chinese Esports Group Backed by Tencent Raises $775 Million in U.S. IPO Chinese video-streaming service DouYu raised $775 million in its IPO, capitalizing on the growing popularity of watching others play games on the int...
11:36, 07/17/2019

Macquarie-backed MEIF 6 Fibre to buy UK telecoms firm KCOM Macquarie-backed MEIF 6 Fibre Ltd is to buy KCOM Group Plc in a deal valuing the British telecoms company at 627 million pounds ($787.51 million), af...
20:12, 07/12/2019

Saudi Arabia oil strikes 'clearly backed by Iran' as UK won't rule out attack It is looking increasingly likely that Iran is to blame for the drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil installations the former defence and interna...
16:48, 09/18/2019

Venturi signs up as first Extreme E team for Formula E-backed series Venturi Automobiles, the parent company of the Venturi ABB FIA Formula E squad, has become the first manufacturer to enter a team in the Extreme E el...
12:24, 05/07/2019

Air Strikes Stop In Syria As Russian-Backed Ceasefire Comes Into Effect Air strikes on Syria's northwestern Idlib region stopped today after a Russian-backed ceasefire went into effect following four months of deadly bomb...
15:24, 08/31/2019

Facebook is developing a fiat-backed stablecoin payment system While details have remained scarce, Facebook’s plans to create its own cryptocurrency have not exactly been secret. But with its latest announcement,...
10:36, 05/03/2019

SoftBank-backed Tokopedia bets on logistics, AI for Indonesia growth Indonesian e-commerce unicorn Tokopedia is investing in two logistics companies and using artificial intelligence to predict buying behavior as part ...
15:48, 07/26/2019

Surly Baseball Fan Jack White Returned To Watch Nationals-Brewers In Extra Innings After Leaving To Play A Concert Jack White is currently on tour with his band The Raconteurs and their show on Saturday was in our nation’s capital. As he is wont to do, White went ...
21:36, 08/18/2019

SoftBank-backed Oyo, known for budget stays, to rebrand Hooters hotel in Vegas SoftBank Group Corp-backed Indian hotel aggregator Oyo will rebrand a Hooters Casino Hotel in Las Vegas, a deal that a source with knowledge of the m...
14:36, 08/23/2019

The Trump Administration Just Backed the Sale of F-16 Fighters to Taiwan. China Won’t Be Happy (Bloomberg) –– The Trump administration has informally told Congress that it supports a potential sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, a ...
02:48, 08/17/2019

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Akon favors Bitcoin over ‘military-backed’ dollar’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, ...
13:12, 09/11/2019

Philippines to allow China-backed telco to build towers on military bases The Philippine military agreed on Wednesday to allow a new cellphone network powered by a Chinese state telecoms giant to install communications equi...
18:36, 09/11/2019

'Scores' killed in Yemen as UAE-backed fighters seize parts of Aden Clashes between forces backed by former Gulf allies UAE and Saudi threaten ‘new civil war within a civil war’, says thinktank“Scores” of people were ...
15:36, 08/14/2019

Li Peng, hardline Chinese premier who backed Tiananmen massacre, dies Li Peng, the former Chinese Premier remembered for his role in the brutal military suppression of the 1989 Tiananmen Square protesters, has died aged...
18:48, 07/23/2019

Bitcoin Venture Backed by NYSE Owner Faces Fresh Delay A plan by the owner of the New York Stock Exchange to make it easier for consumers to pay for purchases in bitcoin faces further delays after the ven...
21:48, 04/29/2019

Twitter discloses China-backed interference in Hong Kong protests Twitter Inc said on Monday nearly a 1,000 accounts originating from China were "deliberately and specifically attempting to sow political discord in ...
22:12, 08/19/2019

Freedom Caucus-backed Murphy wins North Carolina runoff Republican voters in an eastern North Carolina congressional race on Tuesday picked state Rep. Greg Murphy to be the party’s nominee for a special el...
07:24, 07/10/2019

Philippines' Globe Telecoms launches 5G service backed by Huawei equipment Philippines' Globe Telecom Inc on Thursday launched Southeast Asia's first 5G broadband service, with embattled Huawei Technologies Co Ltd providing ...
18:36, 06/20/2019

Iranian-backed militia blames US and Israel for attacks on bases in Iraq Claim that drone strike caused blast near Baghdad follows leaked findings of Iraqi inquiryAn Iranian-backed militia in Iraq has accused the US and Is...
12:24, 08/22/2019

Oyo founder to buy back $2 billion worth stake in SoftBank-backed Indian co Indian hospitality startup Oyo Founder Ritesh Agarwal raised his stake in the company with a $2 billion buyback, in a move that will bring his owners...
13:12, 07/19/2019

Trump Backed Libyan Warlord After Saudi Arabia and Egypt Lobbied Him The leaders of Saudi Arabia and Egypt successfully lobbied President Trump to reverse U.S. policy in Libya and support a rogue general leading an off...
18:00, 05/12/2019

Xiaomi-Backed Yi Technology Launches Yi Smart Dash Camera in India Xiaomi-backed Yi Technology launches its Yi Smart Dash Camera in India. It has been priced at Rs. 5200, which includes a launch discount of Rs. 699. ...
13:36, 06/26/2019

Amnesty International: U.S.-backed alliance killed 1,600 Syria civilians in former IS stronghold Amnesty International and a British nonprofit said in a new study Thursday the U.S.-backed military coalition in Syria killed more than 1,600 civilia...
14:33, 04/28/2019

New York progressive backed by AOC declares victory in local Democratic primary Political newcomer Tiffany Caban, a progressive Democrat endorsed by U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, declared victory in a close-run pr...
12:00, 06/26/2019

Goldman Sachs' equities-backed earnings results may face pressure Booming stock markets around the globe helped Goldman Sachs Group Inc offset declines in other businesses last quarter, but those gains may not be s...
04:12, 07/19/2019

Mining company Power Resources buys Woodford-backed Metalysis Mining company Power Resources Group (PRG) said on Friday it was buying Metalysis, a British high-tech specialist which was backed by asset manager N...
20:12, 07/05/2019

Drone targets base of Iran-backed militia in northern Iraq Iraqi security officials announced Friday that an unmanned drone dropped explosives on a base belonging to Iran-backed paramilitary forces in norther...
23:24, 07/19/2019

AOC-backed Tiffany Cabán hopes to rock the establishment in Queens DA race A young public defender with the endorsement of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in the Queens DA race hopes to rock the borough’s Democratic machine. T...
02:24, 06/16/2019

Intel-backed Mesmer emerges from stealth to automate mobile app testing Mesmer, a startup backed largely by Intel Capital, emerged from stealth today bearing RPA technology for automating mobile application testing.Read M...
20:12, 07/10/2019

Forces loyal to Libya's U.N.-backed government receive military hardware A coalition of forces allied with Libya's U.N.-backed government of national accord (GNA) said it had received a shipment of armored vehicles and arm...
23:48, 05/18/2019

Some 2020 Dems' campaigns spent big on Uber, Lyft -- even on day of boycott they backed Democratic presidential candidates spent hundreds of dollars on Uber and Lyft even as they supported the boycott of the ride-hailing services back in...
12:00, 08/22/2019

African elephants under continued threat of poaching, warns UN-backed report An updated assessment by a United Nations Environment Programme-administered treaty has confirmed that poaching continues to threaten the long-term s...
12:00, 05/10/2019

AOC-backed candidate Tiffany Cabán concedes defeat in Queens DA race Queens district attorney candidate Tiffany Cabán conceded defeat Tuesday night — six weeks after the Democratic primary election that pitted he...
15:24, 08/07/2019