Elton John and Bernie Taupin are being honored with the Library of Congress’ Gershwin Prize for Popular Song this year, and now, we know who'll be on hand to help them celebrate.Performers confirmed for the event include Eurythmics’ Annie Lennox, Brandi Carlile, Garth... Read More.
U2’s 1991 album Achtung Baby has won Ireland’s RTÉ Choice Music Prize for Classic Irish Album. In announcing the choice, the judging panel, made up of Irish music media and industry professionals, said “you cannot deny the album’s authenticity... Read More.
(FLORENCE, Ky.) -- A group of current and former staffers at Rector A. Jones Middle School in Florence, Kentucky, are celebrating this week after they played the Kentucky Powerball and won $1 million.The group calls themselves the "Jones 30" and among them are Sharon... Read More.
Elton John just became an EGOT, and his songwriting partner Bernie Taupin was just inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Now, they're both getting another prestigious award.On March 20, the duo will receive the Library of Congress’ Gershwin Prize for Popular... Read More.
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced on Wednesday that it will present the 25th Mark Twain Prize for American Humor to Kevin Hart.The presentation will take place at a gala event on March 24 in Washington D.C.'s Kennedy Center... Read More.
On This Day, October 13, 2016…Bob Dylan was announced as the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, making him the first songwriter to ever win the award.Dylan was the 12th Nobel laureate from the United States and the first American to win since Toni Morrison was... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Jailed Iranian activist Narges Mohammadi won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday.The Norwegian Nobel Committee, which is responsible for selecting the Nobel Peace Prize recipients each year, decided to award this year's prize to Mohammadi, 51, "for her fight against the oppression... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Fiona Crawley, the top-ranked college tennis player in the nation, forfeited $81,000 in earnings after making it to the first round of the U.S. Open, due to an NCAA rule barring college athletes from claiming prize money above a certain threshold.Crawely, a... Read More.
By: Anita Moffett Seattle University Students have done it again, winning a 4th National Engineering Educational Award from the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES).Snohomish County Public works has been working with... Read More.
Earlier this month Joni Mitchell was honored in Washington, D.C., with the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, and music fans are finally going to get to see what went down at the event.Joni Mitchell: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song is... Read More.
Variety reports Julianne Moore and Euphoria's Sydney Sweeney have been tapped to star in Echo Valley, the dramatic feature from Apple Original Films. Written by Mare of Easttown creator Brad Inglesby, Echo Valley follows Moore as a Pennsylvania woman whose wayward daughter -- played by Sweeney -- shows up at her doorstep "frightened,... Read More.