The Journal Gazette

Detroit Orchestra names new director

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra on Wednesday announced the selection of Italian conductor Jader Bignamini as its next music...

January 23, 2020 1:00 am

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Petunia is among friends that will join Darci Lynne Farmer at Embassy Theatre this weekend. (Jordan StraussINVL)

Teen ventriloquist takes friends on tour

Darci Lynne Farmer will look familiar to fans of “America's Got Talent.” At 12 years old, the singer and ventriloquist won...

January 23, 2020 1:00 am

Snow Art Simon Beck Snow Art 
A gondola passes one of Simon Beck's pieces in the snow at the Les Arcs ski resort in southeastern France. The 61-year-old British artist and a handful of volunteers recently created this design near Silverthorne, Colo. (Simon BeckHONS)

Art as delicate as snow

SILVERTHORNE, Colo. – Simon Beck carefully plots his course before shuffling through a windswept snowfield high in the Rocky...

January 23, 2020 1:00 am

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Harvey Weinstein leaves court with two of his attorneys Wednesday in New York. (Richard DrewSTF)

Long-awaited Weinstein trial gets underway

NEW YORK – Harvey Weinstein went on trial Wednesday in a landmark moment for the # MeToo movement, with prosecutors painting him...

January 23, 2020 1:00 am

Britain Obit Terry Jones Jones (Chris PizzelloSTF)

Python member Terry Jones dies

LONDON – Terry Jones, a founding member of the anarchic Monty Python troupe who was hailed by colleagues as “the complete...

January 23, 2020 1:00 am