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WWE’s Vince McMahon says he is retiring amid misconduct probe
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WWE’s Vince McMahon says he is retiring amid misconduct probe

World Wrestling Entertainment impresario Vince McMahon announced Friday he is retiring amid an investigation into alleged misconduct involving the flamboyant showman who turned a small wrestling company into a worldwide entertainment business.In a brief statement issued by WWE, McMahon said he is retiring as the company's chairman and CEO. He noted that he remains its majority shareholder.McMahon stepped down temporarily as CEO and chairman of WWE in mid-June during an investigation into alleged misconduct. Earlier this month, The Wall Street Journal reported McMahon agreed to pay more than $12 million over the past 16 years to suppress allegations of sexual misconduct and infidelity. "At 77, time for me to retire. Thank you, WWE Universe. Then. ...
“I’m still going”: Singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow reflects on her decades-long career
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“I’m still going”: Singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow reflects on her decades-long career

After more than two decades in the music industry, singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow, 60, says she's "still going" despite the hardships she's endured. The "All I Wanna Do" and "Soak Up the Sun" singer says it's the times she's felt underestimated that motivate her."There have been moments where I've felt like I've really been not taken seriously, that I've been overlooked, that I've been an outsider into the cool club," she told CBS News senior culture and senior national correspondent Anthony Mason from her home in Nashville, Tennessee. "And maybe that's why I'm still going, you know?"Crow's first break came in the late 1980s when she performed with music icon Michael Jackson on his "Bad" tour. Jackson's late music executive Frank DiLeo offered to make Crow a star, but in a 2021 inte...