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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

Arnold Palmer makes an appearance during the opening opening of the Red Rock Country Club Feb 29, 2000.
Golfing great had many ties to Las Vegas, Nevada
Arnold Palmer, 1929-2016:
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Three times in the 1960s, Arnold Palmer won the Tournament of Champions in Las Vegas. In 1983 he lent his image to the Las Vegas Pro-Celebrity Classic to promote the event that marked the return of professional golf to Las Vegas following a six-year absence. He designed seven courses in Nevada, four of them in Las Vegas.
Former Masters champion Arnold Palmer acknowledges the crowd April 5, 2007, after hitting the ceremonial first tee shot prior to the first round of the 2007 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. Palmer, who made golf popular for the masses with his hard-charging style, incomparable charisma and a personal touch that made him known throughout the golf world as "The King," died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, in Pittsburgh. He was 87.
Arnold Palmer, who made golf popular for masses, dies at 87
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Arnold Palmer brought a country club sport to the masses with a hard-charging style, charisma and a commoner's touch. At ease with both presidents and the golfing public, and on a first-name basis with both, "The King" died Sunday in Pittsburgh. He was 87. Alastair Johnston, CEO of Arnold Palmer Enterprises, confirmed that Palmer died Sunday afternoon of complications from heart problems ...
A woman writes on a memorial sheet adorned with the symbol Prince once used to identify himself outside Paisley Park on Saturday, April 23, 2016, in Chanhassen, Minn.
Still no will, but work to settle Prince estate forges ahead
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Work to settle Prince's estate is moving forward, and a closed hearing is expected to be held this week to resolve an undisclosed dispute between the likely heirs and the trust company that's managing the estate ...
Performer Mariah Carey at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, May 17, 2015, at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Mariah Carey announces 9 final shows of Las Vegas residency
Monday, September 19, 2016
Mariah Carey is wrapping up her two-year stint in Las Vegas with nine shows. Caesars Palace announced Monday that Carey's final shows at The Colosseum will run ...
Rapper Coolio arrested after loaded gun found at LAX
Saturday, September 17, 2016
Authorities say rapper Coolio has been arrested after a loaded firearm was found in a carry-on bag during security screening at Los Angeles International …
Acclaimed playwright Edward Albee dies at 88
Friday, September 16, 2016
Three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee has died in suburban New York City at …
Drake finds live footing during Summer Sixteen tour stop at T-Mobile Arena
Monday, September 12, 2016
One of the biggest stories of the year in popular music is Drake reveling in excess. ...
Chevy Chase enters rehab for 'tuneup' on alcohol problem
Monday, September 5, 2016
Chevy Chase has checked into a rehab facility in Minnesota for treatment for an alcohol problem ...
This Nov. 7, 2013, photo shows Bruce Springsteen onstage at the Stand Up for Heroes event at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Town extends curfew by 15 minutes, just for Springsteen
Friday, September 2, 2016
A Massachusetts town has decided to extend its concert curfew by 15 minutes, just for Bruce …
Jackie Chan is among winners of honorary Oscars
Friday, September 2, 2016
A legend of martial arts cinema, a film editor with 60 years of experience, a celebrated documentarian and the casting director for films like “Tootsie” and “Fiddler on the Roof” will receive honorary Oscars from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and …
In this Jan. 20, 2014, photo, actress Lindsay Lohan addresses reporters during a news conference at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lohan is suing the makers of "Grand Theft Auto." The actress says the latest video game installment used her image and created a character based on her without her permission.
Lohan loses lawsuit vs. 'Grand Theft Auto' makers
Thursday, September 1, 2016
A New York state appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit by actress Lindsay Lohan (LOH'-un) that says the producers of "Grand Theft Auto" used a likeness of her in one of their …
Beach Boys' Mike Love addresses Manson encounter
Thursday, September 1, 2016
Beach Boys singer Mike Love has detailed the band's brief relationship with cult leader Charles Manson in the late 1960s in a …
In this Oct. 28, 2013 file photo, Felix "PewDiePie" Kjellberg's arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "Ender's Game" at TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles.
YouTube star PewDiePie back on Twitter after ISIS joke
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Wednesday, August 31, 2016
The most popular YouTuber is back on Twitter after joking that his account became unverified because he …
Robin Thicke, left, and T.I. perform "Blurred Lines" at the Grammy Nominations Concert Live! at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles in December 2013.
More than 200 musicians support 'Blurred Lines' appeal
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Composer Hans Zimmer, crooner R. Kelly and members of such bands as the Go-Go's, the Black Crowes, Linkin Park and Three 6 Mafia are supporting Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke and T.I. in their appeal …
NYC auction to feature Johnny Winter's guitars
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
A Manhattan auction will feature the guitars, song notebooks and memorabilia of the late Texas blues legend Johnny …
Chris Brown made his debut as a Drai’s Nightclub resident performer in May 2015.
Chris Brown faces more legal trouble after police standoff
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
It seems Chris Brown can't avoid trouble. Following a bizarre, hourslong standoff with police, the "Deuces" and "Look At Me Now" singer was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of assault …
Los Angeles police patrol the entrance to the street of singer Chris Brown's home in the Tarzana neighborhood of Los Angeles on Tuesday.
Chris Brown arrested on suspicion of assault with deadly weapon
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Police arrested singer Chris Brown on Tuesday on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after a woman called hours earlier from outside his Los Angeles home and …
'Dukes of Hazzard' actor's home swamped
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Actor, writer and director John Schneider, known for his past role on the "Dukes of Hazzard" and current role on "The Haves and the Have Nots," thought the first flood he experienced at his Louisiana production …
Springsteen breaks record for longest US show
Friday, August 26, 2016
It was another record-breaking night for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band with a few surprises thrown in at New Jersey's MetLife …
Official: Pills found at Prince's estate contained fentanyl
Sunday, August 21, 2016
Several pills taken from Prince's estate in Paisley Park after his death were counterfeit drugs that actually contained fentanyl — a synthetic opioid 50 times more powerful than heroin ...
Q&A: Chris D'Elia
Q&A: Chris D'Elia
Friday, August 19, 2016
Actor and comedian’s flair for unfiltered humor translates into growing success.
In this Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, file photo, singer Adele arrives at the Oscars in Los Angeles.
British singer Adele postpones Phoenix concert due to cold
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
A bad cold has prompted British singer Adele to postpone her sold-out concert Wednesday night in …
NBC chairman blasts Trump in Facebook post
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
The chairman of NBC Entertainment slammed Donald Trump, the network's onetime "Apprentice" star, as "toxic" and "demented" in a private Facebook post that …
Obama's playlist earns rave reviews from DJs
Friday, August 12, 2016
After he's finished working in the Oval Office, President Barack Obama could find employment behind a pair of …
Limeliters folk singer Glenn Yarbrough dies at 86
Friday, August 12, 2016
Glenn Yarbrough, a founding member of folk trio The Limeliters, has died. He …