Latest Concerts News

Willie Nelson Cancels Two More Concerts Due to Illness
Well wishes are in order for Willie Nelson, who has canceled two additional concerts scheduled for February due to an undisclosed illness. The 83-year-old has canceled two shows in Arizona and New Mexico that were set to take place on Feb. 10 at the Desert …
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Gen. Patton’s granddaughter plans D-Day concerts
A previous version of this article provided an incorrect age. Helen Patton is 52. SAINT-PIERRE-DU-MONT, France — Helen Patton is here for the 70th anniversary of D-Day, but the granddaughter of the famous World War II general doesn’t want a somber ceremony.
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Coldplay aims to play Dead Sea peace concerts
Coldplay, one of the world’s leading rock bands, will reportedly come to the holy land in November 2017 to play two joint “peace concerts” for Israelis and Palestinians. The unprecedented joint concerts have been scheduled for November 3 and November …
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Latest Italian Foods News

Tracing Austin’s Italian Food Boom
In Austin, new types of cuisine tend to arrive in distinct waves, as if savvy restaurateurs all had the same great idea at once. Ramen, fusion tacos, or New American small plates all had their predictable moment, but our city’s recent saturation of Italian …
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Food Expert Lou Di Palo: How To Eat, Drink Like An Italian
Chef Daniel Boulud calls Lou Di Palo one of the seven wonders of New York. Boulud, owner of the black heels and ties restaurant named after himself on the Upper East Side, likes a good food story. Especially when your name is attached to it. Di Palo is …
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A Timeline of Italian Food in Minnesota
This timeline made possible by underwriting from Sunrise Market in St. Paul. Traditionally, Minnesota’s ethnic breakdown was often conflated with immigration from Scandinavian and Germanic countries. And why not? Surely, when the Janssons and Engstroms …


Latest NASCAR Racing News

NASCAR Racing 2003 Season: How Does It Hold Up?
It is hard to believe that it has been nearly 11 years since Papyrus Design Group’s swan song, NASCAR Racing 2003 Season (also known as NR2k3), was released. At one time, it was regarded to as the pinnacle of racing simulation, and could only be found …

Is NASCAR considering quieter race cars?
Stock car racing without the mega-decibel roar of the engines would definitely be different. If you’ve never been to a NASCAR race before, here are two free pieces of advice: don’t drink a beverage without a lid, because tiny tire pieces will end up in …
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“That’s Racing”?: NASCAR Champ Tony Stewart Hit and Killed Kevin Ward, Jr.
The dirt track at Canandaigua Motorsports Park in Canandaigua, N.Y., is a half-mile oval, but the stunning incident late Saturday night involving Tony Stewart and Kevin Ward, Jr. occurred at a dangerous intersection. It happened at the crossroads of fame …
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Latest Celebrities News

Cyber Celebrities Monetize Their Fame With Taobao
Ava Foo is almost famous. Although she has never starred in a blockbuster movie, doesn’t have a hit single to point to, and won’t be competing in this summer’s Olympics, the 29-year-old Shanghai resident has amassed some 320,000 followers on Chinese …

Most dangerous cyber celebrities of 2016
Intel has reeled off the 10 th annual McAfee Most Dangerous Celebrities list based on likelihood of getting hit with a virus or malware when searching on the celebs’ names. “Consumers today remain fascinated with celebrity culture and go online to find …
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Should Celebrities Have Privacy? A Response to Jennifer Lawrence
In a recent AP story, actress Jennifer Lawrence had some rather extensive and passionate quotes about her loss of privacy. Not too long ago, Lawrence’s nude photos were stolen and leaked on the Internet by a hacker who hacked into her iCloud account.


Latest Beach Volleyball News

Myrtle Beach to dive into beach volleyball tournament
A new youth volleyball tournament is coming to Myrtle Beach this fall. The Myrtle Beach Open junior beach volleyball tournament will be Sept. 17 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nets will be set up on the north and south sides of Pier 14, and roughly 200 people …
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Why do women beach volleyball players wear bikinis while men wear shorts and tank tops?
The discrepancies between men’s and women’s beach volleyball uniforms are hard not to notice, given that women usually compete in bikinis and men play in tank tops and shorts. A question has come up in several conversations I’ve had with …
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Beach Volleyball Hall of Famer Releases Book: Angela Rock’s Advanced Beach Volleyball Tactics
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Before stepping onto the beach, volleyball in hand, you’ll want to read the newly released book: Angela Rock’s Advanced Beach Volleyball Tactics. Rock, an indoor Olympian, member of Beach Volleyball Hall of Fame, and …


Latest Tennis News

Lomacki Rises to No. 51 in the ITA Singles Rankings
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – University of Miami men’s tennis junior Piotr Lomacki rose 22 spots in the latest ITA singles rankings, released Tuesday, now moving the Hurricane to the No. 51 spot. Playing No. 1, Lomacki is 8-6 to start his junior campaign …
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Women’s Tennis Wins War with Wolves, 7-0
CAYCE, S.C. – The College of Charleston women’s tennis team rose to 14-7 on the season Tuesday, blanking the Newberry Wolves (12-10) at the Cayce Tennis and Fitness Center. Singles play went by in rapid order. Both Turner Yates and Jones pulled off wins …

Dukes Edge Lady Flames, 4-3, in Non-Conference Action, Tuesday
The James Madison Dukes edged the Liberty Lady Flames women’s tennis team, 4-3, in a back-and-forth match, Tuesday afternoon at Hillside Courts. Liberty has now dropped its last two and moves to 8-11 with the setback, while James Madison improves to 14-5 …
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Latest Fusion Foods News

Everything You Need to Make Fusion Food Chef Peter Gordon’s cooking is devoted to merging flavors that defy cultural expectation. He adds soy sauce and coconut cream to salted caramel, and mixes traditional Japanese ingredients or Thai or Moroccan with Italian, French — no regional flavor … Read more on Esquire

Food for thought: Fusion vs. Cultural Appropriation “LUNG SHAN RESTAURANT FOOD TO GO FREE DELIVERY” the yellow awning above the forbidding barred windows said. There was a youngish blonde man standing outside in a t-shirt and dark jeans, nonchalantly smoking a cigarette. This run-down Chinese takeout … Read more on The Mac Weekly

Experience Hawaii’s fusion cuisine: Great food, beautiful beaches at Food and Wine Festival on Maui KAANAPALI, MAUI – Celebrity chef Art Smith is holding court on the patio of the popular Hula Grill, just steps from the sparkling blue waters of Kaanapali Beach. He’s sporting a black Hawaiian shirt and a gorgeous lei made of intertwined green leaves … Read more on National Post


Latest Indy Car Racing News

Detroit. IndyCar, or INDYCAR as it wants to project itself, opened the 2015 Verizon IndyCar season with the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg with much fanfare, much of it of the self-congratulatory, back-patting variety, I might add. Be that as it …

Bourdais ends 52-race IndyCar win drought
French pole-sitter Sebastien Bourdais ended a seven-year win drought by capturing the first of two races Sunday at the Toronto Indy double-header. Bourdais, who had been winless in 52 races, took his first victory since 2007 in Mexico City in the 65-lap …
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IndyCar racing will return to Pennsylvania’s Pocono Raceway in 2016
Despite the fact that attendance hasn’t been what has been hoped for over the past three years, the Verizon IndyCar Series will return to Pocono Raceway for the fourth consecutive year next summer. IndyCar and Pocono both announced on Tuesday morning that …
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Latest Snow Skiing News

6 Affordable Places to Ski
There’s a lot of white stuff out there this year, but the lift ticket prices at popular resorts, like Sierra’s Heavenly or Colorado’s Vail, are steeper than the slopes. Snow lovers on a budget, don’t despair. Especially for beginners, there are plenty of …

The best ski resorts in North America
Last year when announcing the top 50 resorts we began by stating the obvious: there are a lot of great ski resorts out there. While that hasn’t changed, our list of the top 50 certainly has—thanks to our readers. In 2013 we asked avid skiers and …
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2015 Ski Resorts: Which Slopes Are For You?
Ski season beckons with hundreds of resorts in the U.S. for the advanced and novice alike. Seeking airborne thrills on the slopes? Or maybe just a leisurely run down the trails capped off with a romantic fireside dinner? Our ski resort scoop can help you …


Latest Photography News

Great Movies About Photography
The passion around photography can be triggered by many sources available in life. One such source is the great stories about other photographers. The most visual form to get in touch with a story is with the wonderful world of film. Thanks to movies and …

HereNorth Photography
A traveling wedding photographer rooted in the northeast, I work with you to bring a still, raw, authentic beauty to your images that tell the history of your love, while making the process as smooth and relaxed as possible. what inspires you? With a …

the best camera for street photography
What is the best camera for street photography? What do you recommend? That is the question I get asked most. In the last years I have been changing cameras a lot always in the search for the better on. In retrospect I can say gear swapping did not really …