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Florence and the Machine (styled as Florence + the Machine) are an English indie rock band, consisting of lead singer Florence Welch, Isabella Summers, and a collaboration of other artists. The band’s music had received praise across the media, especially from the BBC, before they gained mainstream success. Specifically, the BBC played a large part […]
Today is Friday, Feb. 27, the 58th day of 2015. There are 307 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. 27, 1933, Germany’s parliament building, the Reichstag (RYKS’-tahg), was gutted by fire. Chancellor Adolf Hitler, blaming the Communists, used the fire to justify suspending civil liberties. On this date: […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A trailer for a movie about Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys has been released. The trailer for “Love and Mercy” shows Paul Dano as young Wilson and John Cusack as the older Wilson. Paul Giamatti plays Wilson’s physician, Dr. Eugene Landy. “Love and Mercy” will be in theaters June 5.
DALLAS (AP) — Former Pearl Jam drummer Dave Abbruzzese (ab-roo-ZES’-ee) is wanted in Texas. The Denton County Crime Stoppers program is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to Abbruzzese’s arrest. He’s wanted on controlled substances charges. Abbruzzese was in Pearl Jam from 1991 to 1994.
Governor’s veto likely for bill lowering income taxes | Senate endorses campaign finance reform bill
Senate endorses campaign finance reform bill HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana senators have endorsed a measure that would require more disclosure surrounding campaign donations. The Senate endorsed the measure 28-22 on second-reading Thursday. It would need to pass a third reading before going to the House. Republican Sen. Duane Ankney’s Senate Bill 289, which is […]