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Coachella 2014 kicked off yesterday with an opening lineup worthy of the Coachella tradition. What started out as a protest against Ticketmaster's control of big venues has ironically become a yearly hot ticket item. The Coachella Music and Arts Festival, which has been held annually since 2001, is once again spread out this year over two weekends: Apr. 11 to 13 and then Apr. 18 - 20. The festival each year gathers music talent from all genres at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California.
Over 150 acts will grace Coachella's stages this year including OutKast, Lorde, Ellie Goulding, Lana Del Rey, Foster the People, Zedd, Calvin Harris and more. We've assembled concert pics of some of the bigger pop acts that took the stage on day one.
Jason Derulo called in to Kidd Kraddick in the Morning to talk about his new hit song "Talk Dirty," the viral lip-sync video featuring One Direction and more.
Looking for a 5K run with a twist of exploding colors, fun and an unforgettable finish? The popular Color Run is coming to Shreveport this spring.
We've all seen our fair share of mind-blowing dunks, but this one kicks it up to levels that would leave the Harlem Globetrotters open-mouthed and speechless.
I had an epiphany this morning and I'm pretty sure you will too. Goldy the Gopher and Mr. Woodchuck look eerily similar.
On last night's 'Jimmy Kimmel Live,' rapper/actor/apparent ESPYs host Drake gussied himself up and took to the streets to quiz people about, well, him. The results? A lot of weird opinions about Drake, who is so obviously the guy standing in front of these people, no matter his bad wig or worse shirt. Hey, at least there was some singing.
The announcement of 'X-Men: Apocalypse,' a film that would undoubtedly see one of the most famous villains of the 'X-Men' universe rise to the big screen, came as a delight to fans of these Marvel characters, even with director Bryan Singer's 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' waiting to be released. We still have a little over a month left to see the sequel to 'First Class,' but 'Apocalypse' is already looking to up the ante.
Size matters. That's definitely the case with seven-foot-five-inch Tacko 'Taco' Fall. Fall, originally from Senegal, is believed to be the tallest high school athlete in America, playing basketball at Florida's Liberty Christian Prep.
Need to get caught up on 'Mad Men' before the highly anticipated Season 7 premiere this Sunday, April 13? Whether you just missed a few episodes or have never watched the series (blasphemy!), ScreenCrush has your back with a one-minute video explaining everything that has happened over the entire series in the fast-paced clip. (It's kind of like cramming for a test, only with hilarious commentary.)
This has got to be the definition of irony!
If you've been wondering what "The Rock"(aka Dwayne Johnson)'s been cookin', he's been working on his latest movie role, playing Hercules in the upcoming "Hercules: The Thracian Wars". This non-stop action-adventure also stars Ian McShane, Joseph Fiennes, Rebecca Ferguson, John Hurt and Rufus Sewell
Now that 'Game of Thrones' season 4 has officially premiered with "Two Swords" raised high enough in fanfare and ratings that HBO went ahead and ordered seasons 5 and 6, it's onto the next major milestone: the royal wedding of King Joffrey Baratheon and Margaery Tyrell! The full set of photos from Sunday's "The Lion and the Rose" have arrived, so should the King and his future Queen expect smooth sailing and a happy honeymoon?
Long-time friend of the show Ben Folds stopped by the Kidd Kraddick in the Morning studio Thursday (April 10) to talk about his current tour, orchestra groupies and what exactly the "shopping cart look" is.
Barksdale Air Force Base will host a family-fun Open House and Air Show, open to the public on April 26-27.
Shreveport's Stoner Park is one of the area's most popular destinations. Here are five cool facts about the park that you might not have known.