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Billy Joel returning to NY hometown to speak at graduation
Fifty years after he finished short by one English class credit from graduating high school, musician Billy Joel is returning to his Long Island hometown to speak at this weekend's commencement ceremony
What concert venues are doing to protect guests after deadly Manchester Arena attack
After 22 were killed and more than 50 others injured in Monday's bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, concert venues and security organizations around the globe are rethinking how they plan to proceed heading into the summer. Here's what you need to know: Exit and entry are
Billy Joel admits, 'It's time to slow down'
For a guy who hasn't released a new album in 24 years, Billy Joel manages to keep pretty busy: He's got his monthly residency at New York's Madison Square Garden, and also plays sold-out shows at stadiums across the country. There's also no shortage of fans who want to see him. But the Piano Man
Review: John Mayer's EP Works But Lacks a Truly 'Magnetic Song'
This week John Mayer dropped the first installment in a series of EPs, Canadian turntablist Kid Koala teams up with Icelandic singer Emilíana Torrini, rock band AFI release their latest, indie-rock duo Foxygen deliver a brief, theatrical and retro-sounding set, we examine the latest from frequent
I was raped by my gymnastics coach; 'We were trained to say nothing bothered us'
The following was told to espnW by a former gymnast whose coach was found guilty of rape of a child and indecent assault and battery on a person over 14. She felt compelled to share her ordeal after recent reports that USA Gymnastics has repeatedly failed to report abuse cases ?in the hopes that
Leonard Cohen, Legendary Singer-Songwriter, Has Died
Leonard Cohen , the Canadian poet, novelist and musician best known for writing the song "Hallelujah," has died. He was 82. News of Cohen’s death was posted on his Facebook page. "It is with profound sorrow we report that legendary poet, songwriter and artist, Leonard Cohen has passed away," read
Reporter's Notebook: My 'Golden Ticket' Covering the Election and Trump's Entire Campaign
June 16, 2015 was a big day for two guys from Queens. One announced he was running for president . Another was about to embark on the greatest roller coaster ride. The candidate, Donald J. Trump. The passenger, me. We met with Donald Trump in late April 2015 as rumors swirled he might run for the
Highlights for ABC's People's List Saturday, July 2
Highlights for Upcoming Episode of ABC News and People’s Summer Series “People’s List”: Christie Brinkley, Sandra Lee, Fabio and Jaclyn Smith “People’s List” Airs Saturday, July 2 at 8pm/ ET on ABC “People’s List,” the hour-long weekly program highlighting the biggest stories in pop culture,
Katy Perry, Lady Gaga and More Sign Billboard Letter to Congress Urging Gun Control
More than 150 entertainers and executives, including Katy Perry , Lady Gaga and Billy Joel , have signed a special “Open Letter to Congress” urging tighter gun laws that was put together by Billboard and released today. In the wake of the massacre at Pulse nightclub in Orlando and the fatal
Reporter's Notebook: A Year of Covering Donald Trump
One year ago today, Donald Trump began his race for the White House. At the same time, ABC News assigned me to cover the Trump campaign and I had just one thought. Why me? I say that because no one thought Trump was really going to run, and if he did, that he would stay in the race for so long.