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In the spirit of Whitney: Houston Hologram tour set to begin


February 19, 2020

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Whitney Houston is about to appear on the concert stage again.Eight years after her death, a holographic Houston will embark on a European tour that starts in England on Feb. 25 and runs through early April, with U.S. dates expected to follow.“Now is just the right time," sai...

Lady Gaga: ‘I better hear no lip-syncing’ at halftime show


February 2, 2020

MIAMI (AP) — Descending from the air, Lady Gaga kicked off a pre-Super Bowl concert by mimicking her entrance to her Super Bowl halftime performance three years ago, which earned her rave reviews.Headlining the big sports stage was a recurring theme of her Miami concert Saturday night, and the pop s...

Financial aid help available at FAFSA Fun Fest

Lauren Dielman

February 15, 2012

Students are encouraged to attend FAFSA Fun Fest Thursday, where they can expect free food, raffle prizes and help filling out their FAFSA form. The FAFSA Fun Fest, hosted by the NIU Office of Student Financial Aid, will go from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Financial Aid Office, said Jane Jordan, associate dir...

Female fans need self respect

Jerene-Elise Nall

October 18, 2010

Anyone who has attended a concert is familiar with the very specific way that some teen to twenty-something women act. They dress provocatively, drink heavily and flirt shamelessly with lead singers, guitarists, bassists and drummers. These scantily-clad fan girls will follow musicians, practically sal...