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Faces of the victims of Flight 191  Chicago Tribune

Family and friends share photos and remembrances of their loved ones killed in the May 25, 1979 crash of American Airlines Flight 191 just north of O'Hare ...

Virginia school honoring Confederate general to be renamed for Obama  WTOP

A Virginia city is rebranding its only school named after a Confederate general to honor the United States' first black president.

Saudi woman whose body was found in NY Hudson River was student at George Mason University, Virginia  Daily Mail

Rotana Farea, the 22-year-old Saudi woman found dead in New York's Hudson River with her sister Tala, 16, was a student at George Mason University in ...

3rd Annual LA GET DOWN FESTIVAL Announced At Greenway Court For National Poetry Month  Broadway World

Greenway Arts Alliance (Whitney Weston and Pierson Blaetz, Co-Founders and Co-Artistic Directors), in association with Da Poetry Lounge, presents the 3rd ...

Faces of Faith: A young Uighur American cries out

Aydin Anwar was incensed. An editorial in the Duke University student newspaper, The Chronicle, suggested caution in the face of China's crackdown on Uighur ...

Boy turns himself after in after 'tweeting plans to attack school'  Daily Mail

Virginia teenager Ishmael Harrison, 18, turned himself in Monday after police released a warrant for his arrest for allegedly tweeting about plans to attack Fairfax ...

'Do you prefer ordinary sex?': High school teacher in Arizona asks racy questions in personality quiz to students  New York Daily News

A high school teacher in Arizona is in hot water after posing some racy questions in a personality quiz given to teen students.

Remembering Hillel Slovak, the Forgotten Founder of the Red Hot Chili Peppers  Tablet Magazine

A small group of my friends grew up in the South Bay of Los Angeles, the locus of punk and a music scene I came to learn about well into adulthood, which is ...

Sisters found taped together in NYC maxed out their credit cards on luxury hotels prior to death  Daily Mail

Tala, 16, and Rotana, 22, had reportedly applied for political asylum a week before their bodies were discovered, and had stated a desire to take their own lives ...

Local high schools ranked best in country  WTOP

The Washington area boasts many of the top 500 high schools ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.

2nd Annual LA Get Down Festival Celebrating Hip-Hop & Spoken Word  Broadway World

Greenway Arts Alliance (Whitney Weston and Pierson Blaetz, Co-Founders and Co-Artistic Directors), in association with Da Poetry Lounge, presents the 2ND ...

Renowned Street Artist 'Teachr' And Students Teach Peace Through Art  Broadway World

Renowned street artist Teachr (Keith Biele) will display his work and highlight the art work of 16 Fairfax High School students he has mentored, on Friday, May ...

Tosh Berman Shares an Excerpt From His New Book About His Famous Father  L.A. Weekly

Tosh Berman has made a name for himself in Los Angeles as a writer, poet and artist, and as a publisher (TamTam Books). Reading his new memoir, Tosh: ...

BWW Interview: Greenway Arts Alliance's Whitney Weston & Pierson Blaetz Talk Flea Markets, Teaching Kids & Loving LUCY  Broadway World

Greenway Arts Alliance has been in the business of entertaining, educating, and giving back in L.A.'s Fairfax district for going on 20 years now. Their very ...

Greenway Arts Alliance to Present THE HOUSE ON MANGO STREET  Broadway World

Greenway Arts Alliance will present THE HOUSE ON MANGO STREET, adapted for stage by award-winning playwright Amy Ludwig (2006 LA Weekly Theater ...

P. F. Sloan, Enigmatic Writer of ’60s Hit ‘Eve of Destruction,’ Dies at 70  New York Times

Mr. Sloan wrote the apocalyptic anthem “Eve of Destruction” when he was 19. It became a No. 1 hit for Barry McGuire. He also wrote, with Steve Barri, “Secret ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Still A Junior, Tia Jones Is In GOAT Territory  MileSplit

Who are the top 500 returning high school girls 100m hurdles this outdoor season?

Cynthia Szigeti Dead: Groundlings Teacher, 'Seinfeld' Actress Was 66  Hollywood Reporter

She schooled Lisa Kudrow, Conan O'Brien, Will Forte and Joel McHale and also appeared in 'National Lampoon's European Vacation.'

A look back at some wild nights with the Red Hot Chili Peppers  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Prince's “Purple Rain,” Bruce Springsteen's “Born in the U.S.A,” U2's “The Unforgettable Fire” and Van Halen's “1984” were a few of the massive albums that ...

John DiResta's Strange Journey From the NYPD to Sitcom Star to the Melrose Trading Post  LA Weekly

The Melrose Trading Post flea market spreads like a colony across the pavement surrounding Fairfax Senior High School, home of the Lions and an institution of ...

How much Diana and Meghan’s mother have in common  Daily Mail

One tall, one short. One blonde, one dark-haired. One born into aristocratic comfort and privilege, the other into the workaday family of a market stallholder.

'Fantasy Island' actor Ricardo Montalban dies at 88  New York Daily News

Actor Ricardo Montalban, star of the hit TV series "Fantasy Island," died Wednesday at his Los Angeles home, a family spokesman said.

Remembering Jerry Leiber, the 'Hound Dog' Poet of Rock 'n' Roll  TIME

You say that music's for the birds, You can't understand the words. Well, honey, if you did, You'd really blow your lid. Cause, baby, that is rock and roll. —"Baby ...

DailyMailTV reveals Meghan Markle's family roots  Daily Mail

Meghan Markle's American - and British - ancestors are revealed today by a DailyMailTV investigation, amid mounting belief that her engagement to Prince ...

How Amy Winehouse made 'To Know Him is to Love Him' her own  The Guardian

It took the words from his father's grave and became a No 1 US song for the Teddy Bears, but Phil Spector's 'To Know Him is to Love Him' would belong to Amy ...

Scott Baio reunites with 'Happy Days' cast at Erin Moran's memorial after controversial comments  AOL

Scott Baio shared a photo of the 'Happy Days' cast reunited at the late Erin Moran's memorial *service* this week, despite his controversial comments.

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Girls 200m Dash  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor girls returnees in the 200 meter dash among wind legal F.A.T. times.

Jerry Leiber

Jerry Leiber, who died on August 22 aged 78, was one half of the prolific songwriting partnership that produced some of the 20th century's biggest popular music ...

Black Swan beauty Mila Kunis in unseen yearbook pictures  Daily Mail

Before she was famous, Black Swan actress Mila Kunis was just an average *fresh*-faced schoolgirl who attended high-school dance class.

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