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Bret Michaels Among Stars Who Will Appear on MDA Labor Day Weekend Telethon
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 5:40 am

Image Courtesy of Muscular Dystrophy AssociationBret Michaels is among the stars scheduled to appear on the MDA Show of Strength Telethon, benefiting the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The two-hour broadcast airs Sunday, August 31 on ABC, beginning at 9 p.m. ET.

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Paul McCartney, Gene Simmons and Sting Declared the World's Richest Bassists
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 5:40 am

MJ Kim/MPL CommunicationsHolding down the "big bottom" for a big-name band can earn a musician some big bucks.  That's the upshot of a new list from Richest.com that ranks the top 10 bass players based on their net worth.

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John Lennon's Murderer, Mark David Chapman, Once Again Denied Parole
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 5:40 am

NYS Department of Corrections and Community SupervisionFor the eighth time since his incarceration for the December 8, 1980, the murderer of John Lennon, Mark David Chapman, has been denied parole.  The decision by the New York State Board of Parole came following a videoconference interview with Chapman held Wednesday at the Wende Correctional Facility in Alden, New York.

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Genesis to Release Three-CD Best-of Set, "R-Kive," Compiled by Band's Classic Lineup
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 5:40 am

RhinoAfter posting a message Thursday on its official Facebook page teasing fans about some "exciting" news, Genesis has revealed that it will be releasing a new career-spanning compilation titled R-Kive on September 22 in the U.K. and September 30 in the U.S.  The three-CD, 37-track retrospective was compiled by the members of the band's classic early-'70s lineup -- singer Peter Gabriel, singer/drummer Phil Collins, keyboardist Tony Banks, bassist/guitarist Mike Rutherford and lead guitarist Steve Hackett.

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Alice Cooper to Take Part in NYC Q&A and Film Screening Event in October
Updated: August 22, 2014 - 6:06 pm

Ross Halfin/Universal MusicRock fans who'll be in New York City during the week leading up to Halloween will have the chance to attend a special Q&A and film event featuring one of the world's scariest rock stars, Alice Cooper.  This October 27, the legendary shock rocker will visit the 92nd Street Y, where he will be interviewed by Rolling Stone journalist Anthony DeCurtis following a screening of the 2014 documentary Super Duper Alice Cooper.

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ISIS the Rock Band Mistaken for the Terrorist Group
Posted: August 23, 2014

Jason Merritt/FilmMagic via Getty Images(BOSTON) -- The name of the militant Islamic group ISIS is probably one of the most reviled names in the country at the moment. It is also the name of a defunct post-metal rock band with the same name that is getting "off-color comments" on its Facebook page.

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Stacy Keibler Welcomes Daughter Ava Grace
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 3:20 am

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Actress and host Stacy Keibler has welcomed her baby girl, Ava Grace, on Wednesday and revealed the good news Friday on her website.

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Find Out the Name of Pete Wentz's New Baby Boy
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 3:20 am

Ben Cohen/NBC(LOS ANGELES) -- Pete Wentz welcomed his new baby boy, People magazine reports.

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Mila Kunis Shares the Advice Robin Williams Gave Her
Updated: August 22, 2014 - 7:11 pm

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Mila Kunis worked with Robin Williams in the 2013 film, The Angriest Man in Brooklyn.

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"Sin City: A Dame to Kill For," "When the Game Stands Tall," "If I Stay" Open Friday
Updated: August 22, 2014 - 7:11 pm

Chloe Grace Moretz in "If I Stay" - Warner Bros.(NEW YORK) -- Here's a look at the new movies opening nationwide Friday:

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