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Aerosmith’s Perry cancels tour after recent hospital visit

Steven Tyler, Joe Perry

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joe Perry has canceled his fall tour to take time off after recently being hospitalized with breathing problems. The Aerosmith guitarist’s publicist said in a statement Tuesday the 68-year-old will take the rest of the year off. He had expected to return to the road starting Nov. 30 through Dec. 16. Perry felt short of breath …

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Brooklyn rapper 6ix9ine arrested on racketeering charges

NEW YORK (AP) — Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine was deemed a likely danger to the community and denied bail Monday after a prosecutor said there was evidence that he directed or participated in multiple acts of violence as part of a deadly gang. U.S. Magistrate Judge Henry B. Pitman concluded an hourlong hearing by citing “troubling” corroborating evidence offered by a …

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The Rolling Stones plan 13 US live dates next year

Mick Jagger, Ronnie Wood, Keith Richards

NEW YORK (AP) — The Rolling Stones will be rolling through the United States next year. The band says it’s adding a 13-show leg to its No Filter tour in spring 2019 that will hit Florida, Texas, Arizona, California, Washington, Colorado, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Illinois and Washington, D.C. The tour kicks off in Miami on April 20. For the …

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Memorial service set for ‘Hee Haw’ host, guitarist Roy Clark

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) — A public memorial service is planned in Oklahoma for singer-guitarist Roy Clark, who headlined the TV show “Hee Haw” for nearly a quarter century. A “celebration of life” service will be held Wednesday at Rhema Bible Church in the Tulsa suburb of Broken Arrow. Clark was 85 when he died last week at his home …

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Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin confirm marriage on Instagram

NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are confirming their long rumored marriage. On Instagram, at least. The 24-year-old Canadian singer posted a picture on Instagram earlier this week of him holding hands with the 21-year-old model with the caption: “My wife is awesome.” Baldwin followed up by changing her Instagram username to “Hailey Bieber.” The young couple …

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African singer makes persecution of fellow albinos visible

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Singer-songwriter and albino activist Salif Keita assembled an international forum on protecting albino people in Africa and dedicated a benefit concert to a 5-year-old albino girl who was kidnapped, tortured and killed in Mali in May. More than 100 politicians, diplomats and albinos attended the forum on Friday. Keita described how albinos in Mali and other …

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Disney details new ‘Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge’ attractions

ORLANDO, Florida (AP) — “Star Wars” fans will soon be able to pilot the Millennium Falcon and face off against Kylo Ren in battle. Disney on Saturday announced some details of the new “Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge” lands, opening in 2019. It also announced that composer John Williams, creator of the classic “Star Wars” themes, is writing new music for …

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Wolves beat Blazers for 3rd straight win since Butler trade

Andrew Wiggins, CJ McCollum

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Garnett showed up courtside, and that wasn’t the only surprise in Minnesota on Friday night. In their first week without erstwhile defensive stalwart Jimmy Butler, the new-look Timberwolves locked down one of the Western Conference’s top teams. Andrew Wiggins scored 23 points, Derrick Rose had 17 and the Wolves won their third straight game since trading …

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Justin Bieber, ex-neighbor settle long-running egging suit

Justin Bieber

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Justin Bieber has agreed to settle a long-running lawsuit filed by a former neighbor whose house the pop singer egged. A document filed Friday shows the case has been resolved in its entirety. No details were given about the terms. Jeffrey and Suzanne Schwartz filed a lawsuit in early 2015 that alleged they suffered emotional harm …

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Big game on any stage: No. 3 Notre Dame vs. No. 12 Syracuse

NEW YORK (AP) — Pinstripe uniforms. The Empire State Building shining blue and gold . The marching band performing at Bryant Park and the drummer’s circle at Rockefeller Center. When Notre Dame plays in New York City it comes with fanfare and pageantry. This trip hardly needs the frills and extra-curricular activities to be a big deal. The third-ranked Fighting …

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