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Pop Quiz: Fun Facts from Inauguration Days Gone By

On Monday, President Obama will be inaugurated again, and an estimated 800,000 people will descend on Washington, D.C., for the occasion. To get yourself ready for the festivities, take this little quiz that features some high and low points from America's 57 inaugurations.

Live Nation Posts $124 Million Fourth-Quarter Loss

Slumping concert attendance and ticket sales pushed Live Nation Entertainment, a concert promoter that also owns Ticketmaster, into a fourth-quarter loss that exceeds its combined losses from the first three quarters.

Ticketmaster's Former CEO Is Now a Competitor

Fredric Rosen, who led Ticketmaster for 15 years, is poised to go head-to-head against his old company as CEO of Outbox Enterprises, a company that flips Ticketmaster's centralized middleman model of ticket sales on its head.

Barry Diller Bows Out as Live Nation Chairman

Barry Diller announced his impending resignation as Live Nation chairman Tuesday, perhaps putting an end to his tussle with the rest of its board for control of the struggling concert promoter and talent agency nearly a year after its merger with Diller's Ticketmaster.

WiseGuys Gets Indicted, But Was It a True Scam?

Lawyers for three proprietors of California-based WiseGuys Tickets, indicted on dozens of counts of fraud and conspiracy this week, argue that the company's heavy-handed tactics of snapping up tickets isn't illegal.

Ticketmaster-Live Nation: More Fallout

In the wake of the merger between concert-promotion behemoth Live Nation and ticketing/artist-management titan Ticketmaster, approved on Monday by the Justice Department, U.S. antitrust officials ordered the partnership to divest a few assets. But will the conditions placate critics?

Monster Merger of Ticketmaster, Live Nation Approved

Live Nation and Ticketmaster Entertainment on Monday reportedly received approval for their merger from the Justice Department. The move paves the way for Live Nation Ticketmaster, a titanic entertainment company that would handle ticketing, artist management, and live music, with managing interests in about 350 artists and exclusive booking and promotional deals with more than 125 U.S. venues.

Miley Cyrus tickets go online only

If your teenybopper daughter is bugging you for Miley Cyrus tickets, there's some good news and some bad news.

The good news is that Ticketmaster is...