- No women need apply: Yacht club's men-only policy rankles Updated: Jun-22-16 11:59 am
WESTERLY, Rhode Island - Taylor Swift has a home in this seaside community. But even one of the world's most famous women wouldn't be able to join the Westerly Yacht Club, which bestows full membership only on men.
- To make summer show pop, Rockettes turn to light wizards Updated: Jun-20-16 9:10 am
NEW YORK - Madonna has turned to them for a little stage magic. So have Muse and Nine Inch Nails. In search of their own visual bang, companies as different as Chevy, Cirque du Soleil, Royal Caribbean and Oakley have sought them out.
- As NOW turns 50, feminists hail gains but 'battle goes on' Updated: Jun-19-16 12:01 pm
NEW YORK - Fifty years ago, when a small group of activists founded the National Organization for Women, the immediate issue that motivated them was sex discrimination in employment. They were irate that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission was refusing to ban "Help Wanted Male" and "Help Wanted Female" job advertising.
- Taylor Swift exhibit part of 2016 State Fair of Texas Updated: Jun-15-16 9:13 am
DALLAS - The 2016 State Fair of Texas will carry the theme "Celebrating Texas Agriculture."
- Simon Cowell to 12-year-old: 'The next Taylor Swift' Updated: Jun-08-16 11:48 pm
NEW YORK - Simon Cowell made a bold prediction about a 12-year-old singer with a ukulele: "I think you're the next Taylor Swift."
- Boy George on cooking, Culture Club, 'Celebrity Apprentice' Updated: Jun-07-16 3:00 pm
NEW YORK - Fresh off a seven-day run of concerts with fellow '80s icon Cyndi Lauper, Boy George is taking on the world with Culture Club.
- Polka audience graying, but music plays on Updated: Jun-04-16 5:08 pm
WASHINGTON, Pennsylvania - Turn back the clock to June 2009. Just three weeks before Michael Jackson died, it looked like the death knell was sounding for polka.