FILE - This Dec. 5, 1968 file photo shows the rock band Jefferson Airplane as they pose in their Pacific Heights, San Francisco apartment. They are, from left: Marty Balin, Grace Slick, Spencer Dryden, Paul Kantner, Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady. A lawsuit filed by Balin, 77, filed against Mount Sinai Beth Israel hospital says the singer and guitarist lost part of his tongue and has a paralyzed vocal cord because of the procedure done after he was hospitalized for an emergency heart surgery in 2016. Lawyers for Balin filed the suit on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in federal court in Manhattan, seeking unspecified damages. (AP Photo, File)
August 17, 2018 - 3:24 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A co-founder of Jefferson Airplane is accusing a New York City hospital of destroying his musical career with a botched tracheotomy after heart surgery in 2016. A lawsuit filed by Marty Balin against the operators of Mount Sinai Beth Israel hospital alleges the singer and guitarist...
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August 17, 2018 - 3:01 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The Franklin Street subway station in Manhattan and the Franklin Avenue station in Brooklyn have been targeted by street artists seeking to memorialize Aretha Franklin, who died Thursday at age 76. “Aretha” was written above a Franklin Street sign on the 1 train platform,...
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Charlotte Flair
August 17, 2018 - 2:40 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- For WWE Superstar Charlotte Flair, taking on fellow Superstar Becky Lynch at the sold-out WWE SummerSlam on Sunday at Brooklyn’s Barlcays Center, could be an awkward situation. After all, they’re best friends. But for Flair, their friendship can withstand the competition. “I...
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August 17, 2018 - 1:50 pm
New Yorkers paid r-e-s-p-e-c-t to the Aretha Franklin at subway stations in Manhattan.
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FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, May 23, 2018, Stormy Daniels speaks during a ceremony for her receiving a City Proclamation and Key to the City in West Hollywood, Calif. USA. Stormy Daniels, the adult film actress and nemesis of U.S. President Donald Trump, has pulled out of a British reality-TV show at the last minute after a dispute with producers, according to information released Friday Aug. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu, FILE)
August 17, 2018 - 12:23 pm
LONDON (AP) — Stormy Daniels, the adult film actress and nemesis of U.S. President Donald Trump, has pulled out of a British reality-TV show at the last minute after a dispute with producers. Daniels was due to take part in "Celebrity Big Brother," which locks contestants in a house under constant...
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Fashion and Costume Designer Bob Mackie poses with two of his iconic designs, a scarlet red satin gown worn by Cher in 1975, right, and a marigold jersey jumpsuit worn by Cher between 1971-1976, left, in London, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. The gowns are estimated at 3,000-5,000 US Dollars ( 2,363-3,938 UK Pounds) each will be auctioned in the 'Property from the Collection of Bob Mackie' sale by Julien's Auctions in Los Angeles on Nov. 17. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
August 17, 2018 - 11:10 am
LONDON (AP) — Bob Mackie-designed outfits worn by Cher, Carol Burnett, Diana Ross and other celebrities are going up for auction. Nine-time Emmy Award winner Mackie designed the wardrobe for "The Carol Burnett Show" and has been creating outrageous outfits for Cher for decades. The sale includes a...
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FILE - This Jan. 14, 2012 file photo, shows singer Aretha Franklin performing during the BET Honors at the Warner Theatre in Washington. Franklin died Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 at her home in Detroit. She was 76. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
August 16, 2018 - 1:56 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin's music quickly climbed the iTunes' charts following her death on Thursday. Her "30 Greatest Hits" album hit the No. 1 spot, replacing Nicki Minaj's new album, while "Respect" reached No. 2 on the songs' charts. More songs from Franklin, including "(You Make Me Feel...
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August 16, 2018 - 11:51 am
Fans and celebrities are mouring the loss of the "Queen of Soul" Aretha Franklin.
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August 15, 2018 - 6:16 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Neil Diamond may have retired from the road due to Parkinson's disease, but he said he's working hard to get back onstage. He tells The Associated Press that he's "doing pretty well. I'm active. I take my meds. I do my workouts. I'm in pretty good shape.'' The 77-year-old canceled...
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August 15, 2018 - 5:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- "American Idol" winner Maddie Poppe and runner-up Caleb Lee Hutchinson may be dating, but don't count on the pair recording a duet anytime soon. "I think we're focused on our solo careers right now," Poppe told 1010 WINS' Kyle McMorrow. "I don't think we want to establish...
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