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2-day iHeartRadio festival kicks off on Las Vegas

Taylor Swift performs at the iHeartRadio Music Festival at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 19, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Powers/Powers Imagery/Invision/AP)

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Taylor Swift didn’t divulge any more new secrets about her forthcoming album when she took the stage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas, but the crowd’s enthusiasm about her bouncy new single, “Shake it Off,” seems to bode well for the new record.

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Gospel stars go on tour after recent operations

In this Aug. 9, 2014 file photo, gospel Singer Donnie McClurkin poses at the 2014 Neighborhood Awards held at the Philips Arena in Atlanta. Grammy-winning gospel singers McClurkin and Fred Hammond are preparing for the Festival of Praise Tour, which spans 31 cities. The tour, which includes Cleveland, Detroit, Miami and Atlanta, kicked off this week as McClurkin recovers from surgery to remove precancerous cells from one of his vocal cords and Hammond recuperates after having a bilateral knee replacement. (Photo by Dan Harr/Invision/AP, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Donnie McClurkin can hardly talk. Fred Hammond could barely walk. But the Grammy-winning gospel singers are preparing for the Festival of Praise Tour, which spans 31 cities.

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‘Ghostlight’ proves Buckley not bound by Broadway

This undated photo provided by courtesy of Rogers & Cowan shows the Tony-winning stage-musical veteran Betty Buckley, left, and producer T-Bone Burnett. Buckley teamed-up with Burnett for the album "Ghostlight." The Broadway baby and Grammy- and Oscar-winning champion of Americana music may seem an unlikely duo, but they're actually kindred spirits. (AP Photo/Courtesy Rogers & Cowan, Myriam Santos)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Underestimate Betty Buckley at your own peril. One man foolishly did while the singer and actress was starring as a mom in the TV series “Eight is Enough.”

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Color lines are blurred in Fox comedy ‘black-ish’

This image released by ABC shows aurence Fishburne, left, and Tracee Ellis Ross in a scene from the comedy "Black-ish," premiering Sept. 24. (AP Photo/ABC, Adam Taylor)

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Tracee Ellis Ross delivers perhaps the funniest line you’ll hear on a sitcom this fall.

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Correction: Labor-Jazz Musicians story

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Sept. 17 about jazz musicians in New York City seeking pensions, The Associated Press misspelled the name of one musician. Her name is Keisha St. Joan, not St. John.

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