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"To the art of working well, a civilized race would add the art of playing well," philosopher George Santayana said.
Looking to appeal to more than the rodeo crowd and needing to bridge the gap between the parade and rodeo, this year’s Gilbert Days features the Red, White and Blues Festival.
It's one thing to have a beautiful, comfy bed. But what if it also included a TV screen, game console and dimmable, color-changing lights?
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Keith Urban didn't need to change a thing.
Daughtry, an American rock band spawned by season five “American Idol” favorite Chris Daughtry, performs live to support its new album “Break the Spell.” The band has had four No. 1 Top 40 hits — the 4x-platinum “Daughtry” and 2009’s platinum “Leave This Town.” 3 Doors Down will join Daughtry on the Comerica stage.
The deaths of two people at a scenic overlook in northern Arizona this week bring to 14 the number of people killed by lightning strikes in the U.S. this year, according to the National Weather Service. Many of the victims were enjoying summertime activities like sightseeing, boating, camping and fishing. Weather experts say when thunderstorms roar, you should get out of the water, drop the sporting equipment and flee to a safe area inside a building or a vehicle.
Even a small slice of the big outdoors can call for big art.
In this publicity photo provided by Chris H. Olsen, the Landscape Designer, Olsen, of Little Rock, Ark., created a decorative wall out of empty wine bottles by threading them onto metal poles inserted into a wooden frame. Olsen shares outdoor decorating ideas in his book "Chris H. Olsen's Five Seasons" (Leisure Arts, 2011). (AP Photo/Chris H. Olsen, Janet Warlick/Camera Work)
In this publicity photo provided by Chris H. Olsen, the Landscape Designer, Olsen, of Little Rock, Ark., created a decorative wall out of concrete blocks planted with ivy and tropical plants. Cement couches, benches and tables also can be made by stacking concrete blocks. “You don’t even have to mortar it,” he says. Olsen shares more outdoor decorating ideas in his book "Chris H. Olsen's Five Seasons" (Leisure Arts, 2011). (AP Photo/Chris H. Olsen, Janet Warlick/Camera Work)
It would be dishonest to call "Grown Ups 2" the most repellent high-profile comedy in recent memory. But that's largely because few moviegoers have memories kind enough to have already erased 2010's "Grown Ups" — which offered almost every loathsome quality of this installment, plus Rob Schneider.
This film publicity image released by Columbia Pictures shows, from left, Kevin James, David Spade, Adam Sandler and Chris Rock in a scene from "Grown Ups 2."
A blazing heat wave expected to send the mercury soaring to nearly 120 degrees in Phoenix and Las Vegas over the weekend has settled across the West, threatening to ground airliners and forcing cities to set up cooling stations for the homeless and elderly.
It has happened to all of us.
NEW YORK — Laura Radocaj of Vero Beach, Fla., was warned when she was pregnant with twins that motherhood would be harder than she imagined — especially because she planned to go back to work while the twins were still babies. "But this has been the easiest transition," said Radocaj, 28, who works from home in corporate communications.
Get ready to move to the music with this sampling of summer concerts.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Coachella is over and Lollapalooza is sold out. Bonnaroo's nearly there, too. But eager fans need only be patient: Wait a few years and chances are you'll have a star-studded music festival of your own within driving distance.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Most folks know Memphis for its barbecue and Philly for its cheesesteaks, but how about Nashville and its hot chicken?
It turns out 2012 wasn't a total wash. The year had a little bit of everything - zombies, spies and fighting tycoons.
Tyler James Williams was adamant. "I knew I didn't want to be the lead on a TV show," says Williams, 20.
Here are The Associated Press’ reviews of selected holiday albums:
When you mark your calendar with art events in December, save room for art events in Apache Junction. That's right, Apache Junction, that quaint little collection of trailer parks and retirement communities nestled in the shadows of the majestic Superstition Mountains. AJ is perhaps Arizona's best kept secret when it comes to art and art related events.
Seeking gift ideas for that music lover this holiday season, check out the following box set reviews from The Associated Press: