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Rolling Stones
Mick Jagger promotional photo via Facebook
March 30, 2019 - 10:18 am
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- The Rolling Stones postponed its North American tour so Mick Jagger can undergo "medical treatment." Frontman Mick Jagger confirmed the news in a tweet. I’m so sorry to all our fans in America & Canada with tickets. I really hate letting you down like this. I’m...
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March 28, 2019 - 9:56 pm
(WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A musical stageplay based on William Goldman's "The Princess Bride" -- now considered a classic tale, thanks to the beloved 1987 movie adaptation -- is in the works. Playbill reported this week that the project is in an early development stage under Disney Theatrical Productions...
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Actor Jussie Smollett, center, leaves the Leighton Criminal Courthouse in Chicago after prosecutors dropped all charges against him on Tuesday, March 26, 2019
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March 27, 2019 - 7:46 am
Prosecutors still insist Jussie Smollett faked a racist, anti-gay attack on himself in the hopes that the attention would advance his acting career. The "Empire" star still says he was assaulted by two men late at night in downtown Chicago.
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FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2018, file photo, Conor McGregor walks out of the arena after he was defeated by Khabib Nurmagomedov in a lightweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 229 in Las Vegas. Superstar UFC fighter McGregor has announced on social media that he is retiring from mixed martial arts. McGregor’s verified Twitter account had a post early Tuesday, March 26, 2019, that said the former featherweight and lightweight UFC champion was making a “quick announcement.”(AP Photo/John Locher, File)
March 26, 2019 - 1:41 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Superstar UFC fighter Conor McGregor has announced on social media that he is retiring from mixed martial arts. McGregor's verified Twitter account had a post early Tuesday that said the former featherweight and lightweight UFC champion was making a "quick announcement." The tweet...
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Larry Cohen (AP Photo/Phil McCarten, File)
March 24, 2019 - 4:53 pm
The maverick B-movie director was known for horror output like "It's Alive," "The Stuff," and "Q," the latter about a winged serpent that lived in New York's Chrysler Building.
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FILE - In this Friday, March 22, 2019 file photo, R. Kelly appears for a hearing at the Leighton Criminal Court Building in Chicago, Illinois. Dubai’s government on Sunday forcefully denied a claim by R&B singer R. Kelly that the artist had planned concerts in the sheikhdom after he had sought permission from an Illinois judge to travel here despite facing sexual-abuse charges. (E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool, File)
March 24, 2019 - 11:35 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dubai's government on Sunday forcefully denied a claim by R&B singer R. Kelly that the artist had planned concerts in the sheikhdom after he had sought permission from an Illinois judge to travel here despite facing sexual-abuse charges. In a rare statement,...
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