Kurt Cobain

FILE - In this 1993 file photo, lead singer of Nirvana Kurt Cobain is photographed. (AP Photo/Mark J.Terrill, file)

Police to release new Kurt Cobain photo

SEATTLE (AP) — With the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death approaching, a Seattle police detective re-examined the case files in connection with the Nirvana front man’s suicide. Police spokeswoman Renee Witt said Thursday the […]

03/20/2014

In this undated photo provided by Kim Cobain, a young Kurt Cobain plays piano in his childhood home in Aberdeen, Wash.  (AP Photo/Courtesy Kim Cobain)

Mom selling Kurt Cobain’s childhood home in Wash.

ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — This month marks the 20th anniversary of Nirvana’s final studio album, and fans aren’t just able to buy a new “super deluxe” box set to celebrate the occasion. They can also […]

09/24/2013

Oscar statue

Oscar-nominated documentaries capture history

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Oscar-nominated features “5 Broken Cameras” and “How to Survive a Plague” represent documentaries in the truest, purest form of the word: They capture a spark, a moment in history, and they make us feel as if we were there, too.

02/15/2013

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After Beyonce, a question: Can reality compete?

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The breathtaking model on your magazine cover: Of course she’s not that thin and unblemished. That reality show you never miss? You’re shocked — shocked that its real-life drama isn’t 100 percent unscripted.

01/28/2013