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Eilish concert film coming; Rockettes return for holiday

Eilish concert film coming; Rockettes return for holiday

A look at what's happening the world of music as artists announce their touring plans and concert venues plan their reopenings after being shuttered by the pandemic.
NYC's starry Woodlawn Cemetery an overlooked cultural gem

NYC's starry Woodlawn Cemetery an overlooked cultural gem

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Cumella, dressed in 1920s garb, laid his old Victrola record player down among the tombstones and turned to the small tour group assembled under the towering trees at Woodlawn Cemetery. “She was the diva of her day.
AP editor, Times columnist among new Pulitzer Board chairs

AP editor, Times columnist among new Pulitzer Board chairs

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Times opinion columnist Gail Collins, Associated Press Editor at Large John Daniszewski and journalist Katherine Boo have been elected as co-chairs of the Pulitzer Prize Board, the organization announced Thursday.
Precision Drilling posts $75.9 million loss in second quarter despite better outlook

Precision Drilling posts $75.9 million loss in second quarter despite better outlook

CALGARY — Precision Drilling Corp. tripled its Canadian rig count in the second quarter, even as its net loss surged to $75.9 million because of compensation charges. The Calgary-based company lost $5.71 per diluted share, compared with a loss of $3.
Bill Russell to auction most of his prized NBA memorabilia

Bill Russell to auction most of his prized NBA memorabilia

BOSTON (AP) — The most decorated man in NBA history will be giving the public a chance to own some of the prized memorabilia from his Hall of Fame career.
Features from Deragh Campbell, Fab Filippo among those getting Telefilm Canada funds

Features from Deragh Campbell, Fab Filippo among those getting Telefilm Canada funds

TORONTO — Feature films from actors Deragh Campbell, Fab Filippo and Aaron Poole are among those getting Telefilm support.
Small businesses lifted by return of summer tourists

Small businesses lifted by return of summer tourists

Small businesses in the U.S. that depend on tourism and vacationers say business is bouncing back, as Americans rebook postponed trips and spend freely on food, entertainment and souvenirs. U.S.
Amazon's mission: Getting a 'key' to your apartment building

Amazon's mission: Getting a 'key' to your apartment building

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is tired of ringing doorbells.

Indie Spirit Awards move away from Oscars weekend

In a break from tradition, the Film Independent Spirit Awards are moving away from Oscars weekend.
'Superbug' fungus spread in two cities, health officials say

'Superbug' fungus spread in two cities, health officials say

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials said Thursday they now have evidence of an untreatable fungus spreading in two hospitals and a nursing home. The “superbug” outbreaks were reported in a Washington, D.