Photo: Kirsten ShultzCarole King, John Fogerty and Mavis Staples are some of the many music luminaries appearing in a new PBS special premiering Friday at 9 p.m. ET. From Dust to Dreams: Opening Night at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts documents a March gala celebrating the debut of the new Las Vegas facility. read more ≫
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ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The online marketplace eBay is a popular site for bidding on rare finds and selling your own household treasures, but resourceful teens might also find another use for it: scoring booze.
While eBay prohibits the sale of all alcohol with the exception of some wines sold by licensed wine sellers, it does allow for the sale of collectible alcohol containers. The site's alcohol policy states that the seller of the container "will take all appropriate steps to ensure that the buyer is of lawful age in the buyer's and seller's jurisdiction." read more ≫
iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston announced Friday it's mounting a bold "moon shot" to dramatically reduce deaths from eight types of cancer within the next decade.
The new effort was likened to the space program of the 1960s, inspired by John F. Kennedy's famous speech, 50 years ago this month at Rice University in Houston, in which he said America should go to the moon and do other things, "not because they are easy but because they are hard." read more ≫
EltonJohn.comJust a reminder that the Peace One Day concert, featuring a headlining set from Elton John, will stream live from London's Wembley Arena this Friday at YouTube.com/PeaceOneDay. The event, which coincides with the international Peace Day initiative, is set to get under way at 2:30 p.m. ET. read more ≫
Spike Mafford/Photodisc/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A leading group of physicians who advise on women's health has issued new guidelines recommending for the first time that doctors offer intrauterine devices (IUDs) and implantable contraception -- methods commonly referred to as long-acting reversible contraception -- to teenage patients. read more ≫