Eminem's song publisher is suing Facebook and an ad agency, saying they copied music from one of the rapper's songs.
Mack Emerman, the founder of Criteria Recording Studios where acts including Eric Clapton, James Brown and the Bee Gees made some of their most famous records, has died after a long illness.
After guiding the transformation of the Kansas City Symphony for 18 years, Shirley Helzberg steps down as board chair, hands reins to board member William M. Lyons.
In the raunchy comedy "3 Geezers!" J.K. Simmons plays an actor who prepares for a role by hanging out with the residents of a nursing home. But he quickly discovers he's the butt of their ribald pranks.
At first glance, Pat Metheny and John Zorn might seem to come from different planets. Lee's Summit native Metheny, 58, is a guitarist whose music has resonated broadly throughout jazz and instrumental pop.
A first edition copy of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" that contains author J.K. Rowling's notes and original illustrations is going on sale in a charity auction.
An 87-year-old woman who alleges Donald Trump cheated her in a bait-and-switch scheme has told jurors she had qualms about suing the developer-turned-TV star given his power and influence.
Another day, another domination for Taylor Swift: She was the red hot winner at the Billboard Music Awards. Swift won eight of 11 awards, including top artist and top Billboard 200 album for "Red." Check out the red carpet photos.
The sound of several thousand preteen and teenage girls screaming is a different punishment. It's one note. And it's everywhere.
In the last few years, the Kansas City-based video production firm T2 Studios and its so-called Experience Lab have gained a growing reputation for creating what are called immersion experiences.
Four finalists are vying for the "Dancing With the Stars" title, and just one point separates the top two contestants.
CBS has taken the scheduled season-ending episode of "Mike & Molly" off the air because its plot line revolved around a tornado threatening the couple.
Ray Manzarek, the keyboardist who was a founding member of The Doors, has died. He was 74.
They use ropes and comfy safety harnesses, and teach climbers safety calls to alert those below of falling objects. (If you hear 'Headache!' don't look up.)
The sounds of cracking whips and stampeding horses launched us click-clacking up the first hill. That's when the panic set in.
A leading Israeli university says it will present singer Barbra Streisand with an honorary Ph.D. when she visits Israel next month.
We're mere days away from Memorial Day weekend and another summer in Kansas City. What do you have planned? How about skydiving? Maybe tree climbing? We found 15 ways to break out of your Kansas City summer rut.
Watching baseball for a living is a pretty sweet deal -- until you realize you can't stop. Want to catch a movie tonight? Forget it; you'll be at the ballpark.
By Day 2 of your trip to the lake, the veneer of sweat, dead skin, lake water detritus and dried ketchup (blood?) serves as a perfectly functional and 'natural' sunscreen.
Taylor Swift is red hot. The singer, who is nominated for 11 Billboard Music Awards, was the show's early leader with seven wins, including top country artist, country song for "We Are Never Getting Back Together" and country album for "Red."
Carol Burnett, who became famous for playing a variety of characters in sketch comedy routines on her namesake television show, was named the winner of the nation's top humor prize on Tuesday.
Simon Cowell has added former Destiny's Child singer Kelly Rowland and Latin artist Paulina Rubio to the cast of his competition show "The X Factor."
Seth MacFarlane is too busy to host the Oscars in 2014.
Two things singer Miguel didn't land at Sunday's Billboard Music Awards: an award for "Top R&B Song" and an attempted jump from one stage to another. The singer's high-energy performance of "Adorn" was amplified Sunday by the unsuccessful jump when his leg caught the face of a fan, her head slamming onto the stage.
I know it's real when the seat belt buckles and the lap bar comes down. I'm locked in a four-passenger car set on a track spanning 1,345 feet. There's no turning back, but my back is turned.
Former NFL wide receiver Chad Johnson has been arrested on charges that he violated probation stemming from an altercation with his now ex-wife, TV reality star Evelyn Lozada.
Indian cinema is being feted in Cannes on its 100th birthday. But amid the celebrations, the B-word - "Bollywood" - remains controversial.
Be willing to scrap your original idea when the landscape catches fire. That's what happened to us one afternoon.
I've seen R-rated sex farces, a solo re-enactment of 'The Seven Samurai,' a musical about growing up in Kansas, clown shows, and stunt shows consisting of nothing but sword fights.
The Coen brothers' resurrection of the pre-Dylan folk scene in Greenwich Village serenaded Cannes with its period music and melancholy tale of a self-destructive, feline-toting musician.