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PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (AP) — The actor who portrayed Screech on the 1990s TV show "Saved by the Bell" has gone on trial in Wisconsin for allegedly stabbing a man at a bar. But WITI-TV reports ( http://bit.ly/1FE2DMn ) that proceedings in Dustin Diamond's trial in Ozaukee (oh-ZAH...
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Natalie Portman advised graduating Harvard seniors Wednesday to use their inexperience to their advantage, saying she has learned that taking calculated risks can lead to life-changing rewards. The Academy Award-winning actress, speaking at Harvard...
WEST WINDSOR, N.J. (AP) — Police have alerted residents of a New Jersey township that Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler will not be performing at a small pick-your-own strawberry farm. NJ.com reports ( http://bit.ly/1AymvkV ) the rock star and "American Idol" judge was listed on...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has settled his lawsuit against Wal-Mart over a New Jersey highway crash that killed one man and left Morgan and two friends seriously injured. A filing in federal court in Newark on Wednesday refers to a confidential settlement...
NEW YORK (AP) — Writing has become no easier for Jonathan Franzen, whose fifth novel comes out this fall. And neither, apparently, have interviews. "I hope never to become glib," the prize-winning and private author of "Freedom" and "The Connections" said Wednesday as he spoke...
NEW YORK (AP) — Dennis Sheehan, U2's longtime tour manager, has died at a Southern California hotel, a day after the band kicked off a five-night stint in the Los Angeles area. U2 frontman Bono posted a statement Wednesday on U2's website about Sheehan's death. "We've lost a...
NEW YORK (AP) — Dennis Sheehan, U2's longtime tour manager, has died a day after the band kicked off a five-night stint in the Los Angeles area. Bono posted a statement about Sheehan's death Wednesday on his website, saying "we lost a family member, we're still taking it in."...
NEW YORK (AP) — Music and dancing ruled the airwaves last week as "Dancing With the Stars" and "The Voice" scored five out of the 10 most-watched shows. ABC's "Dancing" took the top two slots, followed by a pair of regular broadcasts of NBC's "The Voice." A third, special...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has delayed a hearing in Suge Knight's robbery case after the former rap music mogul told deputies he was too sick to leave his jail cell. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Ronald Coen says he almost ordered Marion "Suge" Knight forcibly removed from...
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Internet gambling is off to a slow start in the United States, with banks hesitant to...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Senate is advancing a measure banning therapy supporters say can change the...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois House has approved legislation funding capital projects as Democrats make a...
PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (AP) — The actor who portrayed Screech on the 1990s TV show "Saved by the Bell" has gone on...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A major international study says HIV patients shouldn't delay in seeking treatment: Starting...
NEW YORK (AP) — In a clash of rival makers of fitness trackers, Jawbone is suing Fitbit and a group of employees...