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In this June 27, 2017 photo, Crystal Zevon, ex-wife of the late musician Warren Zevon, talks about Zevon's book collection that is for sale. Proceeds from the online sales of individual books and collections will support a community center in West Barnet, Vermont. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)
July 01, 2017 - 2:07 pm
WEST BARNET, Vt. (AP) — Late singer and songwriter Warren Zevon's heroes were writers and classical musicians. That's clear by the "Werewolves of London" singer's large and eclectic library of books now for sale. The collection of nearly 1,000 books includes copies signed by authors with personal...
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In this June 27, 2017 photo, Crystal Zevon, ex-wife of the late musician Warren Zevon, talks about Zevon's book collection that is for sale. Proceeds from the online sales of individual books and collections will support a community center in West Barnet, Vermont. (AP Photo/Lisa Rathke)
July 01, 2017 - 2:07 pm
WEST BARNET, Vt. (AP) — Late singer and songwriter Warren Zevon's heroes were writers and classical musicians. That's clear by the "Werewolves of London" singer's large and eclectic library of books now for sale. The collection of nearly 1,000 books includes copies signed by authors with personal...
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FILE- In this May 2, 2008 file photo, D.L. Menard of D.L. Menard and the Louisiana Aces performs during the 2008 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in New Orleans. Menard was 30 when he wrote "The Back Door," a jaunty ditty about a guy who gets so drunk he has to sneak in the back door and later gets thrown in jail for fighting. Now 85, Menard will be performing Sunday, July 2, 2017, at a tribute created as part of the town of Erath’s Fourth of July celebration. (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File)
July 01, 2017 - 9:33 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A song the writer's bandleader hated has become one of Cajun music's all-time greatest hits, and the writer's home town salutes him and the song's 55th anniversary on Sunday. D.L. Menard was 30 in 1962 when he wrote "La Porte en Arriere" ("The Back Door ") — a jaunty ditty in...
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FILE- In this May 2, 2008 file photo, D.L. Menard of D.L. Menard and the Louisiana Aces performs during the 2008 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in New Orleans. Menard was 30 when he wrote "The Back Door," a jaunty ditty about a guy who gets so drunk he has to sneak in the back door and later gets thrown in jail for fighting. Now 85, Menard will be performing Sunday, July 2, 2017, at a tribute created as part of the town of Erath’s Fourth of July celebration. (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File)
July 01, 2017 - 9:33 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A song the writer's bandleader hated has become one of Cajun music's all-time greatest hits, and the writer's home town salutes him and the song's 55th anniversary on Sunday. D.L. Menard was 30 in 1962 when he wrote "La Porte en Arriere" ("The Back Door ") — a jaunty ditty in...
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July 01, 2017 - 8:57 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A song the writer's bandleader hated is now one of Cajun music's all-time greatest hits, and the writer's home town salutes him and the song's 55th anniversary on Sunday. D.L. Menard (muh-NARD) was 30 when he wrote "The Back Door " — a jaunty ditty in Cajun French about a guy who...
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July 01, 2017 - 8:57 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A song the writer's bandleader hated is now one of Cajun music's all-time greatest hits, and the writer's home town salutes him and the song's 55th anniversary on Sunday. D.L. Menard (muh-NARD) was 30 when he wrote "The Back Door " — a jaunty ditty in Cajun French about a guy who...
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FILE - In this May 10, 1967 file photo, Mick Jagger, lead singer of the British rock band "The Rolling Stones", center left, and Keith Richards, guitarist of the band, right, are surrounded by fans as they leave court, in Chichester, England. Rock superstar Mick Jagger says a newspaper editorial was responsible for helping him avoid prison for a minor drug offense in 1967. (AP Photo, File)
July 01, 2017 - 8:15 am
LONDON (AP) — Rock superstar Mick Jagger says a newspaper editorial was responsible for helping him avoid prison for a minor drug offense in 1967. The Rolling Stones frontman tells the Times of London on Saturday that he had been sentenced to three months in jail not because of the severity of his...
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FILE - In this May 10, 1967 file photo, Mick Jagger, lead singer of the British rock band "The Rolling Stones", center left, and Keith Richards, guitarist of the band, right, are surrounded by fans as they leave court, in Chichester, England. Rock superstar Mick Jagger says a newspaper editorial was responsible for helping him avoid prison for a minor drug offense in 1967. (AP Photo, File)
July 01, 2017 - 8:15 am
LONDON (AP) — Rock superstar Mick Jagger says a newspaper editorial was responsible for helping him avoid prison for a minor drug offense in 1967. The Rolling Stones frontman tells the Times of London on Saturday that he had been sentenced to three months in jail not because of the severity of his...
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FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017, file photo, Adele performs "Hello" at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Pop superstar Adele has hinted that her current tour for Grammy-winning album "25" will be her last. The 29-year-old included a signed, handwritten note in the program for her Wednesday June 28, 2017, show at Wembley Stadium in London stating, "I don't know if I'll ever tour again and so I want my last time to be at home." (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)
July 01, 2017 - 6:09 am
LONDON (AP) — Grammy award winner Adele canceled two sold-out weekend shows at London's Wembley Stadium, telling fans early Saturday that her vocal cords were damaged and that she was advised by a doctor not to perform. In a statement to her fans on social media, Adele said she considered going...
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FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2017, file photo, Adele performs "Hello" at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Pop superstar Adele has hinted that her current tour for Grammy-winning album "25" will be her last. The 29-year-old included a signed, handwritten note in the program for her Wednesday June 28, 2017, show at Wembley Stadium in London stating, "I don't know if I'll ever tour again and so I want my last time to be at home." (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)
July 01, 2017 - 6:09 am
LONDON (AP) — Grammy award winner Adele canceled two sold-out weekend shows at London's Wembley Stadium, telling fans early Saturday that her vocal cords were damaged and that she was advised by a doctor not to perform. In a statement to her fans on social media, Adele said she considered going...
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