(NEW YORK) -- Hispanic people in the U.S. have died of COVID-19 at disproportionately high rates, and a new study suggests that workplace exposure and the overrepresentation of Hispanics on the front lines of the labor force have contributed to the disparity. Hispanics of working... Read More.
Keith Richards, Bonnnie Raitt and Los Lobos are among the well-known musicians who have lent their talents to a benefit album saluting founding NRBQ singer/bassist Joey Spampinato, who's currently battling cancer. A Sweet Relief Tribute to Joey Spampinato will be released on June 25. It... Read More.
(JERUSALEM) -- Multiple Americans were among those killed and injured in a stampede in Israel that's killed dozens, the State Department said Friday. The State Department has not released the number of Americans involved, but the Consulate General of Israel in New York said four... Read More.
AC/DC and Bruce Springsteen are among the nominees for the 2021 Billboard Music Awards. Both artists received nods for the Top Rock Album honor. AC/DC's comeback effort, Power Up, and The Boss' Letter to You will compete against Machine Gun Kelly's Tickets to My Downfall,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The COVID-19 pandemic is not over yet and hospitals are seeing a startling uptick in younger patients filling hospitals. States including Florida, Washington, Michigan, Colorado and Pennsylvania are reeling from a rise in virus cases and hospitalizations among younger people. Experts say group... Read More.
Pete Townshend, Bruce Springsteen and Jackson Browne are among a variety of well-known music artists taking part in a series of online sessions focusing on the work of acclaimed music journalist and author Dave Marsh, co-founder of Creem magazine, that kicks off this Friday,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- COVID-19 has taken the lives of more than 570,000 Americans and counting. Those we've lost come from all backgrounds and include the very people -- first responders and medical staff -- who have been working on the front lines. But the virus... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Conservation group American Rivers has named Snake River, which passes through four Western states, the most endangered river in the country due to a series of dams that it says are threatening the existence of the river’s native salmon population. “They’ve never... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A 14-year study comparing the diets of American children and adults showed that food from schools actually came out on top. In looking at diets from 2003-04 to 2017-18, a study by the Gerald J. and Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition... Read More.
(THE WOODLANDS, Texas) -- The two victims in the fatal Tesla crash that occurred this past weekend in Texas have been identified as William Varner and Everette Talbot, the local medical examiner's office said Wednesday. The fiery crash involved a 2019 Tesla Model S car,... Read More.
A Rolling Stones music video and a Bon Jovi promotion offering fans the chance to sing one of the band's new songs are among this year's nominees for the 25th annual Webby Awards, which honor excellence on the internet. The video for the Rolling Stones... Read More.