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16 dead in accident at South Korean concert

Rescue workers stand around a collapsed ventilation grate at an outdoor theater in Seongnam, south of Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. Fourteen people were feared dead Friday after the ventilation grate collapsed during a concert by popular girls’ band 4Minute, officials said. (AP Photo/Yonhap, Shin Young-geun) KOREA OUT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Sixteen people watching an outdoor pop concert in South Korea fell 20 meters (60 feet) to their deaths Friday when a ventilation grate they were standing on collapsed, officials said.

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Kentucky’s deep squad delights at Big Blue Madness

CORRECTS TO FRIDAY NOT THURSDAY - The Kentucky men's team scrimmages during their NCAA college basketball Big Blue Madness, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/James Crisp)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Just as Drake appeared to draw the biggest cheers at Big Blue Madness, the rapper introduced Kentucky coach John Calipari and the noise then became a roar.

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Bono says he wears sunglasses due to glaucoma

In this Sept. 9, 2014 file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook, left, greets Bono from the band U2 after they preformed at the end of the Apple event in Cupertino, Calif. Bono says his ever-present sunglasses aren't a rock-star affectation — he has suffered from glaucoma for 20 years. told the BBC's "Graham Norton Show" that he had the condition, but "I have good treatments and I am going to be fine." (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

LONDON (AP) — U2 singer Bono says his ever-present sunglasses aren’t a rock-star affectation — he has suffered from glaucoma for 20 years.

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Flying Lotus moves deeper into the unknown

This CD cover image released by Warp Records shows "You're Dead!," by Flying Lotus. (AP Photo/Warp Records)

Flying Lotus, “You’re Dead!” (Warp)

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Review: ‘On the Town’ is a helluva revival

In this image released by Matt Ross Public Relations, Jay Armstrong Johnson, from left, Tony Yazbeck and Clyde Alves appear during a performance of "On the Town," in New York. (AP Photo/Matt Ross Public Relations, Joan Marcus)

NEW YORK (AP) — The webs have been swept away, the comic book villains are long gone and even the name of the theater has changed. So what better way to bid farewell to the doomed “Spider-Man” musical at the re-christened Lyric Theatre than with a pure American classic?

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