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Conor Oberst staged a 14-band benefit concert last summer on a street in his hometown of Omaha, Neb., to raise awareness about immigration laws. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Remembering The Late Film Composer John Barry

The man who wrote scores for 11 James Bond films and won five Oscars passed away yesterday at 77.

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Milton Babbitt, a composer and director of Columbia Princeton Electronic Music Centre in New York. Keystone/Getty Images hide caption

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BET's '106 And Park' Won't Ever Grow Old

The hip-hop-oriented video show makes eighth-graders feel like they're at a party just for them.

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Gladys Horton, Member Of Motown's Marvelettes, Has Died

The singer of "Please Mr. Postman," Motown's first number one hit, passed away in California.

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