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Idol Across America

AMERICAN IDOL will kick off IDOL ACROSS AMERICA, a cross-country relay of the IDOL microphone, traveling from New York City to the IDOL stage in Los Angeles.

One week courtship turns into 10 years of wedded bliss

Couples across the world will become engaged on Valentine’s Day. If you look at statistics, most of those couples have been together for roughly two years.

Valentine's Day, by the numbers

Americans spend quite a bit of money to show their love on Valentine's Day. Here's a breakdown, by the numbers: $130.97 -- The per person average estimated amount that people will spend on Valentine's Day.

Do You Have "The X Factor"?

THE X FACTOR begins its next nationwide search for the best undiscovered new solo artists and vocal groups on Wednesday, March 6 in Los Angeles at the University of Southern California’s Galen Center.

Marriage still in the picture for John Mayer

Now that he's bluntly owned up to his past behavior in his romantic relationships, John Mayer is ready to move toward something more ... well, human, in his words.

Fat Tuesday fun facts!

We all know how to celebrate the day, but did you know... -Fat Tuesday, which is the French for Mardi Gras, is a religious observance that has its roots in a Roman pagan festival.

Taylor Swift's Valentine's Day plans

-- If Taylor Swift paints the town red on Valentine's Day, it's going to be with girlfriends.

Beyonce to return to the Big Easy as headliner for Essence Music Festival

Beyonce will return to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome this summer to perform at the annual Essence Music Festival.

Seafood stores gear up for big profits during Lent

Washing crawfish, netting fish, and scooping shrimp are the everyday routine at Tony's Seafood in Baton Rouge. But workers are getting ready to go into overdrive for the start of busy season for seafood sales.

'Idol' fans will love 'Better Nate Than Ever'

Author Tim Federle has just wrapped a long day at the Atlanta Junior Theater festival, working with several thousand boys and girls who dream of stardom on the Broadway stage. Count these kids as lucky; they've found the perfect mentor.