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Charges laid in 2009 stage collapse

Julia Parrish, ctvedmonton.ca The collapse of the main stage at Big Valley Jamboree two years ago, causing the death of a Lloydminster woman, has prompted Alberta Occupational Health and Safety to file charges against the country music festival organizers. The collapse caused the death of Donna Moore, a Lloydminster woman who was sitting in a [...]

Man drove into tent at music festival

From left, Nicole Miller, Yen Ton and Rosie Doran. Miller died after being struck by a truck at a West Virginia music festival as the 3 friends slept in a tent. Trapped inside a tent in a tangle of tires and limbs, 21-year-old Yen Ton laid helplessly Sunday as her best friend died on top [...]

Mix Of Electronic Music, Digital Media Cause Hollywood Headache

LOS ANGELES — Before he sent out a tweet to his 92,990 followers announcing an impromptu free performance in Hollywood to celebrate the premiere of a movie about an electronic music festival, DJ Kaskade wrote on his Twitter account: “Let’s see if the magic of social networking will work today.” It did. Only too well. [...]

Victims of fatal accident at All Good Festival identified

by Paul Fallon Daily Mail Staff Charleston Daily Mail Advertiser Authorities have identified those involved in a fatal accident at the All Good Music Festival in Preston County on Sunday. Nicole Paris Miller, 20, of Mount Pleasant, S.C., was killed when a GMC pickup truck driven by Clay Harlin Lewin, 20, of Cape Charles, Va., [...]

4 Shot at Cleveland George Clinton Concert

Cleveland, OH – Shots rang out amidst a night of funk and fun. Police say an outdoor concert Sunday night in Cleveland featuring music legend George Clinton was shattered by gunfire. Four people – three males and one female – were left with bullet wounds after a fight led to a gunman firing off a [...]

Three shot at Toronto Caribbean Carnival

A man is dead and a woman is in critical condition after shots rang out near the end of the Toronto Caribbean Carnival Parade. The incident happened around 7 p.m. yesterday when the parade was ending and the crowd was beginning to disperse. A man in his 30s was taken to hospital where he later [...]

Car show canceled with threats of gang violence

by Jake Whittenberg NWCN.com Posted on July 28, 2011 at 5:09 PM ARLINGTON, Wash. — Members of a local car club are upset over a City of Arlington decision not to allow their event. The city is concerned about potential gang violence similar to what happened at a car show in Kent over the weekend. [...]

WBALTV.com BALTIMORE — Baltimore City police are searching Tuesday for a man wanted for questioning in connection with a fatal stabbing at the Inner Harbor shortly after Fourth of July fireworks. Joseph Calo, 26, of Opelika, Ala., died after someone stabbed him in the neck outside the McCormick and Schmicks restaurant at 711 Eastern Ave. [...]