Bono

Eve Hewson speaks onstage during the Cinemax panel for "The Knick," during the Television Critics Association summer tour on Thursday, July 10, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Bono’s daughter Eve Hewson simplifies billing

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Those unusual, and sometimes wacky, names given by celebrities to their offspring don’t always work in the real world. Just ask Eve Hewson, the 23-year-old daughter of U2 lead singer […]

07/10/2014

In this photo provided by NBC, U2 performs "Invisible," atop the G.E Building during "The Tonight Show" on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, in New York.  (AP Photo/NBC, Lloyd Bishop)

Fender adds Bono, The Edge from U2 to its board

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Its guitars were played by rock legends from Jimi Hendrix to Bruce Springsteen. Now, Fender’s board of directors is looking like the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, too. The guitar […]

05/29/2014

Hillary Clinton (AP Photo)

Hillary Clinton named 2013 Liberty Medal recipient

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton, whose lifelong public service career includes turns as secretary of state, presidential candidate, senator and first lady, is the recipient of the 2013 Liberty Medal. Clinton will receive the […]

06/27/2013

Bono serenades Warren Buffett at the Forbes 400 Summit, video posted on YouTube.

Buffett gets philanthropy award at Forbes event; Bono sings to him

NEW YORK (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett’s giving is being recognized by a group of his fellow philanthropists. Buffett received a lifetime achievement award in philanthropy Wednesday at a private discussion of philanthropy that Forbes […]

06/06/2013

Muhammad Ali named 2012 Liberty Medal recipient

(AP) – Boxing great Muhammad Ali is the recipient of the 2012 Liberty Medal. Ali will receive the medal in a ceremony on Sept. 13 in Philadelphia at the National Constitution Center on Independence Mall. […]

07/05/2012

Suu Kyi walks on with U2's 'star-struck' Bono

(AP) – Aung San Suu Kyi and Bono are hanging out. The Myanmar democracy activist has joined forces with the U2 frontman, one of her key backers, as her European tour moves to Ireland. The […]

06/18/2012

Bono to present Amnesty award to Suu Kyi in Dublin

(AP) – Bono will present Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi with Amnesty International’s highest honor when she visits Dublin next month as part of her first international tour in 24 years, the U2 […]

05/30/2012

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