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 n this June 21, 2006 file photo, singer-songwriter Bill Withers poses in his office in Beverly Hills, Calif. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)

'Lean On Me,' 'Lovely Day' singer Bill Withers dies at 81

The three-time Grammy Award winner, who withdrew from making music in the mid-1980s, died on Monday in Los Angeles.

April 3, 2020 10:08 am

People Leonardo DiCaprio FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2020, file photo, Leonardo DiCaprio arrives at the Oscars in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File) (Jordan Strauss

FreeDiCaprio, others launch $12M coronavirus relief food fund

Leonardo DiCaprio will help launch America’s Food Fund, which has already raised $12 million to help communities impacted by the...

April 2, 2020 11:10 am

People-John Prine FILE - This June 15, 2019 file photo shows John Prine performing at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File) (Amy Harris

FreeSinger John Prine is in stable condition, his wife says

John Prine is in stable condition after being placed on a ventilator while being treated for COVID-19-type symptoms, his wife, Fiona Whelan...

March 30, 2020 2:10 pm

Obit Jan Howard FILE - In a March 18, 1974 file photo, Country music star Jan Howard performs during the Grand Ole Opry's last show at Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. Howard, died Saturday, March 29, 2020 at age 91, according to an announcement by the Grand Ole Opry. She was 91. (AP Photo/John Duricka, File) (John Duricka

Singer-songwriter Jan Howard dies at 91

Singer-songwriter Jan Howard has died at age 91, according to the Grand Ole Opry.

March 29, 2020 2:00 pm

Obit-Globetrotters-Neal Basketball FILE - In this Feb. 15, 1977, file photo, the Harlem Globetrotters' Fred

Harlem Globetrotters great Curly Neal dies at 77

Fred "Curly" Neal, the dribbling wizard who entertained millions with the Harlem Globetrotters for parts of three decades,...

March 26, 2020 5:50 pm