The Black Keys still raw, fast and loose on ‘Dropout Boogie’

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Two decades ago, two college dropouts from Akron, Ohio recorded a rock album together and sent it to a tiny label in Los Angeles. But then came the hard part: Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney actually had to learn to play the music live. Both in their early 20s, Auerbach had experience … Read more

AMC Results Come at a Difficult Time for Meme Stocks

AMC Entertainment shares, along with other meme stocks, haven’t been spared during the broader market rout of the last few weeks. Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images Text size AMC Entertainment Holdings’ earnings report on Monday comes at a treacherous time for meme stocks and the broader market. The movie theater company is set to report … Read more

State league wrap, reserves, analysis, Matt Crouch SANFL, Mitch Robinson, Caleb Marchbank, Mitch Brown six goals

Several well-established AFL players are pushing for a return to the senior side after time in the seconds. A number of big names have been plying their trade at state league level to crack back into their AFL teams, while plenty of young guns have also been pressing their claims. Get all the main pointers … Read more

Coral reefs provide stunning images of a world under assault

MIAMI — Humans don’t know what they’re missing under the surface of a busy shipping channel in the “cruise capital of the world.” Just below the keels of massive ships, an underwater camera provides a live feed from another world, showing marine life that’s trying its best to resist global warming. That camera in Miami’s … Read more

He tried to join the Marines. Then his life took a turn he never expected

CNN — Tony Valdovinos says it’s hard for him to watch the musical about his life. But there are many reasons he’s hoping you will. “¡Americano!” begins with one of the most painful moments from Valdovinos’ youth – the day he tried to join the Marines at his Arizona high school, but ended up learning … Read more

Mickey Gilley, who helped inspire ‘Urban Cowboy,’ dies at 86

NEW YORK — Country star Mickey Gilley, whose namesake Texas honky-tonk inspired the 1980 film “Urban Cowboy” and a nationwide wave of Western-themed nightspots, has died. He was 86. Gilley died Saturday in Branson, Missouri, where he helped run the Mickey Gilley Grand Shanghai Theatre. He had been performing as recently as last month, but … Read more

He said, she said: Accounts from Depp and Heard rarely match

FAIRFAX, Va. — There’s not much room for middle ground in the testimony thus far from Johnny Depp and Amber Heard in Depp’s libel suit against his ex-wife. One of them is lying. Heard has not yet finished telling the jury her side of things. Her testimony will continue May 16 once the trial — … Read more

No felony charge for man who tackled Dave Chappelle on stage

Los Angeles County prosecutors say the man who tackled comedian Dave Chappelle during a performance at the Hollywood Bowl will not be charged with any felonies By ANDREW DALTON AP Entertainment Writer May 5, 2022, 9:44 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LOS ANGELES — The man who tackled … Read more

Depp libel suit moves ahead against Heard after resting case

A judge is letting Johnny Depp move forward with his libel suit against his ex-wife, Amber Heard, after he rested his case in a Virginia courtroom By MATTHEW BARAKAT Associated Press May 3, 2022, 5:27 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article FALLS CHURCH, Va. — A judge on Tuesday … Read more

Is AMC Stock Worth Its High Price? We Did the Math.

AMC Entertainment‘s skyrocketing stock, which hits an all-time high Wednesday, would be easy to dismiss as just meme-trade madness, that social media-fueled frenzy investor that has launched the likes of GameStop and BlackBerry into speculative territory. But it’s possible that traditional investors have missed a fundamental change in the movie theater business—and it wouldn’t be … Read more