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This cover image released by A&M & Interscope Records shows "44/876," a release by Sting and Shaggy. A&M & Interscope Records / Associated Press

Sting and Shaggy Teaming Up For A Sunny Reggae Album

The fact that Shaggy and Sting are teaming up on a CD does, admittedly, sound like a gimmick. Why are these two very different artists together? Because they happen to be known by a single name? Why not keep going and add Shakira, Sia, Slash and Seal?
A thin slice of the meteorite sample from a meteorite that fell to Earth more than a decade ago. Photo: Hillary Sanctuary / Associated Press

Diamond Fragment May Come From ‘Lost Planet’

BERLIN — Fragments of a meteorite that fell to Earth about a decade ago provide compelling evidence of a lost planet that once roamed our solar system, according to a study published Tuesday.
Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, head of Mexico's Sinaloa Cartel, being escorted to a helicopter in Mexico City following his capture. Photo: Eduardo Verdugo / Associated Press

Mexican Drug Lord El Chapo Has Psychological Problems

NEW YORK — Notorious Mexican drug lord and escape artist Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is having psychological problems that could hinder his ability to fight U.S. drug-trafficking charges, his lawyer and wife said Tuesday.

Isaan-style Songkran in Bangkok? Here It Is. (Photos)

BANGKOK — After checking out a Mon-style Songkran on Friday, we didn’t think we could find another authentic Songkran experience closer to central Bangkok – until we did.
Jon Bon Jovi, right, watches Richie Sambora play guitar during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction ceremony on Saturday. Photo: David Richard / Associated Press

Bon Jovi Reunites to Enter Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

CLEVELAND — Bon Jovi reunited with former members Richie Sambora and Alec John Such for a powerful performance on Saturday night as the band earned a spot in the prestigious Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Composer John Williams poses on the red carpet at the 2016 AFI Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute to John Williams at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Photo: Chris Pizzello / Associated Press

John Williams to be Honored With Namesake Award at BMI 2018

NEW YORK — Composer John Williams will be honored by performing rights organization BMI with an award bearing his name.
Fleetwood Mac band members appear at the 2018 MusiCares Person of the Year tribute honoring Fleetwood Mac in New York. .Photo: Evan Agostini / Associated Press

Lindsey Buckingham Leaves Fleetwood Mac

LOS ANGELES  — Lindsey Buckingham will have to go his own way. The singer-guitarist is out of Fleetwood Mac. The band said in a statement...
FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018, file photo, Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., speaks on Capitol Hill, in Washington. Photo: Alex Brandon / Associated Press

Half-Thai US Senator Becomes First to Give Birth in Office

BANGKOK — Thai-American US Senator Tammy Duckworth's new-born baby becomes the first baby born to a seated US senator.

Watch ‘Apocalypse Now’ on Scala’s Big Screen

BANGKOK — Questions of whether Charlie does or does not surf and the nature of victory’s smell will boom again from the big screen when one of the most-quoted war films ever shows in Bangkok.
UFC star Conor McGregor heads to a vehicle to leave Brooklyn Criminal Court. Photo: Mary Altaffer / Associated Press

Chair Swinging McGregor UFC Future in Jeopardy

NEW YORK — Cocksure and uncouth, Conor McGregor was never afraid to defy authority. He dressed in fur coats and swung chairs at news conferences, reaped the riches of his dalliance with boxing, and demanded his boss cut him an ownership stake in the MMA promotion that made him one of the sport's most notorious names.

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