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  • 'The Book of Mormon' satirical musical finally in Utah
    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons has finally come to the heart of Mormonlandia, starting a sold-out, two-week run Tuesday at a Salt Lake City theater two blocks from the church's flagship temple and headquarters.
  • True-crime author Ann Rule dies at age 83
    SEATTLE (AP) — True-crime writer Ann Rule signed a contract to write a book about an unknown Seattle serial killer six months before he was identified as her co-worker Ted Bundy, who shared the night shift at Seattle's Crisis Clinic.
  • Australian reality TV stars 'shot at by IS' in Syria
    Australian public broadcaster SBS Tuesday defended a reality show where participants were shot at by Islamic State militants in Syria as part of a trip retracing refugees' journeys, saying they had extensive security preparations. SBS was to air the first episode of the three-part series "Go Back to Where You Came From" on Tuesday evening, […]

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  • Farm Aid 30: Willie Nelson, Neil Young Headline 30th Anniversary Show
    Farm Aid is coming to Chicago. The annual event, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary, will be held on September 19th at FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island near downtown Chicago. In addition to board members Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews, the show will feature...
  • DJ Ashba Leaving Guns N' Roses After Six Years
    After a six-year stint with Guns N' Roses, guitarist DJ Ashba has parted ways with Axl Rose's band. "It is with a very heavy heart and yet great pride that I announce that I've decided to close this chapter of my life and encapsulate the wonderful times that I've shared...
  • Watch Florence and the Machine's Brooding, Melodramatic Short Film
    Florence Welch ramps up the melodrama in "Queen of Peace/Long & Lost," a 10-minute short film paired to two tracks from her recent LP, How Big How Blue How Beautiful. The latest installment of Welch's "Odyssey" saga, created with director Vincent Haycock, finds the singer exploring weighty themes – loss...

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