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  1. Palestinian Singer Wins 'Arab Idol' TV Contest

    11:14 am 2/27/2017

    Thousands took to the streets across the West Bank and Gaza after Yaqoub Shaheen won the hugely popular pan-Arab reality show just four years after Gazan singer Mohammed Assaf was crowned champion.Read more

  2. 'American Idol' Could Return on NBC

    9:53 am 2/9/2017

    The network is in early talks to revive the reality competition, which hasn't even been off the air for a year.Read more

  3. Emmys: 'American Idol' Tapped for 2016 Governors Award

    10:01 am 8/19/2016

    "You could meaningfully divide the history of television into 'before American Idol' and 'after American Idol,'" said Michael Levine, chair of the selection committee.Read more

  4. 'American Idol' Contestants React to Mariah Carey Calling Show "Abusive"

    10:20 pm 8/6/2016

    "She was always treated with respect and courtesy from the producers," said 'Idol' alum Lazaro Arbos.Read more

  5. Rio Olympics: Ryan Seacrest Talks Security Concerns, Late-Night Show and 'American Idol's' Future

    6:30 am 8/4/2016

    NBC's late-night Olympics host addresses the doom and gloom headlines surrounding the Games along with the 'Idol' memento he took from the set and his plans to do more live TV. Read more

  6. 'American Idol' Alum Haley Reinhart is "Sexy, Playful and Real" in 'Better' Video: Watch

    6:09 pm 4/28/2016

    The singer placed third on season 10 of the Fox show.Read more

  7. 'American Idol' Winner and Runner-Up Both Have Label Deals

    7:14 am 4/8/2016

    "'American Idol' has always been about the search for a superstar. This season, America helped us find two."Read more

  8. Critic's Notebook: 'American Idol' Finale Reminds Viewers Why the Show Mattered

    8:34 pm 4/7/2016

    It hardly made a difference who actually won — the finale of 'American Idol' packed two hours with favorites and reminded us why the show was an enduring hit.Read more

  9. Brian Dunkleman Puts His Hand Up for 'American Idol' Return: "I'm Available"

    8:33 pm 4/7/2016

    The former 'Idol' host said returning to the show for Thursday's finale and seeing Ryan Seacrest again was "cathartic."Read more

  10. 'American Idol' Crowns Final Winner

    7:04 pm 4/7/2016

    The farewell season finale was full of nostalgia for the past 15 years of the singing competition.Read more

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