| May 7, 2015
| 8:31 PM
Names such as Beyonce, Billy Joel and Lady Gaga were bantered about a year ago when people were guessing which A-list stars might come to Allentown's soon-to-open PPL Center.
The Eagles made for a strong opening night: The group is one of the best-...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 10:35 AM
Bulls guard Jimmy Butler loves to sing, as we saw in teammate Nazr Mohammed's video from the locker room recently.
As a Houston native, Butler is also a die-hard country music fan.
All of which makes this game an instant classic. The All-Star is...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 8:20 AM
A rock concert called the “world’s biggest” is less than a month from debuting in Las Vegas. Rock in Rio USA takes over the city May 8-9 and May 15-16 with an eclectic lineup of performers such as Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Metallica,...
| May 6, 2015
| 4:35 PM
The dozens of acts on the bill for the inaugural Rock in Rio USA festival, scheduled to take place over the next two weekends in Las Vegas, are divided into two categories: the rockers, set to perform May 8 and 9, and the pop stars, on deck for May 15 and...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 8:58 PM
America has long had a love affair with country music, country singers, country musicians.
"Live From Nashville," at the State Theatre in Easton Sunday, April 12, celebrates a century of celebrities and treasured songs from the Music City.
| May 6, 2015
| 8:14 AM
Ask Hong Hsu whether he’s proud that his daughter, Cecilia, was the only Howard County student this year to score a perfect 2,400 on the SAT, he’ll laugh and tell you: “It’s weird.”
Weird, he explains, not because his...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 10:55 AM
The Pioneer Press caught up with Ruh Afroze of Morton Grove, originally from Bangladesh. She came to the United States in 2004, spending two years in a Chicago cosmetology school so she could open Roze's Beauty Salon & Day Spa at 9136 Waukegan Road in...
| May 5, 2015
| 1:19 PM
In case you haven't heard, Taylor Swift is in Tokyo, launching her 1989 World Tour in grand style.
"The 1989 World Tour has officially started," she tweeted Tuesday night — it was Monday morning in the U.S. — after the kickoff concert at the...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 11:38 AM
Peter Copping turned his life on its head when he accepted the head design job at Oscar de la Renta last year.
The new venture transplanted the British-born Copping from Paris — where he worked in relative anonymity at Christian Lacroix, Sonia...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 8:19 AM
Instagram is a visual medium, but it's always been a favorite way for musicians to share snippets from life on the road, time in the studio or being a bridesmaid in a totally normal wedding.
Now the service is returning the affection with a new...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 4:03 PM
Citing their bravery, loyalty and strength, Supt. Garry McCarthy welcomed Emily and Olivia Beazley to the Chicago Police Department as honorary junior officers.
"Ever since April of 2011 Emily has been fighting cancer and she's done it with such grace...