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  • How Live Nation exploits low-wage workers to stage its concerts, festivals

    How Live Nation exploits low-wage workers to stage its concerts, festivals
    Thirty-six hours at Bonnaroo, the massive Tennessee music festival, sounds like a great way to spend a June weekend. Unless you're working backstage without breaks, fighting exhaustion because one of your colleagues called in sick and there's nobody else to fill in -- like Katherine Walding did last summer.
  • Famed New York Times media columnist David Carr dies at age 58

    Famed New York Times media columnist David Carr dies at age 58
    Media columnist David Carr, who wrote the Media Equation column for The New York Times and penned a memoir about his fight with drug addiction, collapsed at his office and died on Thursday. He was 58. Just hours before his death he had moderated a...

    Marion Barry dies at 78: 'I may not be perfect, but I'm perfect for Washington'

    Marion Barry dies at 78: 'I may not be perfect, but I'm perfect for Washington'
    At Marion Barry's turkey giveaway two years ago in southeast Washington, D.C., a holiday controversy came to the forefront.  Who was paying for the 2,000-plus turkeys Barry was doling out to his constituents in Ward 8?  "I'm not ever telling," Barry...

    Looking Out: Charm City Cakes makes sweet gesture for Pride

    Looking Out: Charm City Cakes makes sweet gesture for Pride
    Baltimore's favorite cake makers have added a little rainbow coloring to their logo for a batch of T-shirts they cooked up for this year's Pride celebrations. Charm City Cakes says that 10 percent of the proceeds from the sale of the $20 shirts will...

    Round-Up: Did art solve a murder? Plus a 2,600-year-old city

    Round-Up: Did art solve a murder? Plus a 2,600-year-old city
    Archaeologists furiously excavate a millennia-old city before it becomes a copper mine, iPad tortoises are retired, a new doc looks at the history of African American photography and there is a drought, but it appears as though the rich have been...