'American Idol' tour cut short

Eight shows canceled; tour ends Aug. 31 in Indianapolis

The summer tour starring "American Idol" finalists is being cut short.

Eight shows on the American Idol Live! Tour have been canceled and others have been changed, according to a revised schedule released Tuesday by tour organizer LiveNation. The tour, which features the season nine's top 10 singers, was originally scheduled to end Sept. 16 in Portland, Maine, but is now slated to end Aug. 31 in Indianapolis.