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Friday, August 18, 2017

$28.75 charge to visit Elvis’ grave during vigil upsets fans

NOT THIS TIME: For nearly four decades, fans of the late singer Elvis Presley have made a solemn procession past his grave at his Graceland mansion during the annual candlelight vigil commemorating his death, without paying a penny.

Swift justice: Jury takes Taylor’s side in groping lawsuit

Four years after Taylor Swift tried to handle her groping allegation against a radio station DJ quietly, the pop superstar got a very public victory Monday with a jury’s verdict that she hoped would inspire other women.

Bruno Mars donates $1M from concert to Flint water crisis

Bruno Mars said Saturday he is donating $1 million from his Michigan concert to aid those affected by the Flint water crisis.

Presley’s friends feel love, pain, 40 years after his death

It isn’t just the legend of Elvis Presley that has unmatched staying power 40 years after his death. The guilt, pain and regret felt by those who knew and loved him lingers, too.

Leaked email shows HBO negotiating with hackers

Hackers this week released an email from HBO in which the company expressed willingness to pay them $250,000 as part of a negotiation over data swiped from HBO’s servers.

OutKast’s Big Boi gives puppy to Georgia girl paralyzed in shooting

Atlanta rapper Big Boi has given a puppy to a little girl who was paralyzed from the waist down after being shot while playing in a bounce house near the city earlier this year.

The TV-streaming paradox: Why you may miss the cable bundle

The future of TV may well be a mishmash of streaming services that could rival the cost of a $100 cable bundle — but that are way more difficult to use.

Taylor Swift testifies former DJ groped her under her skirt

Taylor Swift testified Thursday that a former radio DJ reached under her skirt and intentionally grabbed her backside during a meet-and-a-greet photo session before a 2013 concert in Denver.

‘Game of Thrones’ fans shun spoilers from HBO hack

For many “Game of Thrones” fans, the routine spoilers are bad enough: You miss an episode, then stumble on an unsought plot twist before you’ve had a chance to catch up.

Atlanta building steeped in music history faces demolition

A building rooted deep in the early stages of country music is to be demolished.
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