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‘Be My Baby’ singer Ronnie Spector dies at 78

Ronnie Spector, the leader of the girl group the Ronettes and the voice behind immortal classics like “Be My Baby” and “Walking in the Rain,” died after a battle with cancer.

R. Kelly convicted of leading decades-long sex abuse ring

He faces up to life in prison, a dramatic fall for the singer long praised as R&B's king

In today’s America plagued by shootings, Woodstock 2.0 unlikely

Major events in America now are not complete without metal detectors ⁠— and the ever-growing paranoia that a gunman could be in the crowd.

‘Old Town Road’ highlights black cowboy culture

Pairing banjo twangs with thumping bass, the country trap tune by unknown artist-turned-industry maverick Lil Nas X appears set to soundtrack summer

Janet Jackson, Radiohead, The Cure enter Rock Hall of Fame

The inclusion of Janet Jackson comes as the Hall of Fame increasingly expands its definition of rock to include the likes of R&B

US to examine migrant children in custody after second death

Guatemala called for an investigation into the boy's death and some US lawmakers angrily denounced the Trump administration's immigration policy

Order signed for US military’s controversial Syria exit

Both US politicians and international allies fear the withdrawal is premature and would further destabilise the already devastated region

CNN sues over barring of reporter, White House vows vigorous defence

The row on live national television and Jim Acosta's resulting banishment triggered a wave of accusations that Trump is stifling the free press

Stormy Daniels strip club charges dropped, lawyer slams ‘setup’

​Charges were dropped against adult film star Stormy Daniels

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