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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has been a best-selling author, civil-rights activist, actor, historian and one of the greatest basketball players who ever lived. One thing Abdul-Jabbar has never been — at least not in public — is chatty. "I'm not known for...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco Bay Area radio station has fired one of its hosts for sexual comments he made about 17-year-old Olympic snowboarder Chloe Kim on another station. Program director Jeremiah Crowe of KNBR-AM said in a statement Wednesday that host Patrick...
NEW YORK (AP) — Some highlights of New York Fashion Week on Wednesday: MARC JACOBS IS THINKING BIG "Huge flourishes, gestures, broad strokes," Marc Jacobs wrote in the brief printed notes waiting on the seats at his runway show. He sure meant it. The designer, again proving...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The head of one of the nation's largest fish conservation groups says Fiat Chrysler's Super Bowl ads "glorified" the destruction of aquatic habitat in an apparent attempt to appeal to off-road thrill-seekers. It's the second time ads by the automaker have drawn...
NEW YORK (AP) — Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics: FOLLOWING WHITE: The sexual misconduct allegations against snowboarder Shaun White that resurfaced after he won gold surely caused discomfort at NBC. A lawsuit by the female former drummer in White's...
Fox Sports will broadcast the NFL draft this season, along with the NFL's usual television partners of ESPN and NFL Network. A person familiar with the decision says Fox will show the same feed as the NFL Network. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the league and...
NEW YORK (AP) — "Maze Runner" author James Dashner, facing allegations of sexual misconduct, has been dropped by his literary agent Michael W. Bourret said in a statement to The Associated Press on Wednesday that "under the circumstances" he could no longer represent Dashner. "I...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Portland Museum of Art is expanding its Winslow Homer collection thanks to the donation of a dozen paintings from the Berger Collection Educational Trust. Museum Director Mark Bessire says Wednesday the paintings will bolster the museum's position as a...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — TV and movie producer Ryan Murphy is expanding his empire to Netflix. The streaming service says Murphy signed a deal to produce new series and films exclusively for it starting in July. Details of the multiyear deal were not disclosed. Murphy has been...
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police say they have arrested senior officials at the country's national telephone...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Daytona 500 (all times local): 1 p.m. NASCAR recognized Danica...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Daytona 500 (all times local): 1 p.m. NASCAR recognized Danica...
NEOSHO, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri youth baseball team is moving ahead with a raffle of an AR-15 rifle despite...
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary's prime minister says that "Christianity is Europe's last hope" and that...
JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — Missouri and Kansas officials are working to designate sections of Route 66 as a national...