When Nas became the first rapper invited to trace his family tree through the PBS series "Finding Your Roots," he unearthed information made him think about his ancestors' contribution to America, he said, "and now I'm on a mission to find out more."
After a planned Aug. 4 concert at Idaho's Coueur D'Alene Casino was canceled over his "racist views," Ted Nugent is firing back at his "haters." The conservative rocker says his vehement support of the Second Amendment is behind the cancellation, not his alleged racism.
Facebook posted sharply higher earnings on Wednesday as revenue from increased mobile advertising and usage. The company said Wednesday that it earned $788 million in the April-June period, up from $331 million in the same quarter a year ago.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame singer, songwriter and film composer Randy Newman has signed an administration agreement for North America with Downtown Music Publishing, it was announced by president Justin Kalifowitz.
CBS Local Media has acquired Eventful, Inc., a San Diego-based digital media company that provides demand-based platforms for live, digital and broadcast events. Eventful's 55-person staff is expected to be integrated into the CBS Local Media team.