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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — An NBC gymnastics announcer has come under fire on social media over comments he made about the adoptive parents of American gymnast Simone Biles. The 19-year-old gymnast and her younger sister were adopted by their maternal grandfather, Ron Biles, and his...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Dozens of paintings and other works of art from the estate of comedian Garry Shandling will be offered for sale at an art show in New Mexico this week. Organizers of the annual Objects of Art Santa Fe say this will be the first public viewing of...
NEW YORK (AP) — "The Girl from Ipanema" has won a gold medal in music streaming following the opening ceremony of the Summer Olympics. Spotify says the song was streamed more than 40,000 times a day after the Olympics kicked off Friday night in Rio de Janeiro. It is 1,200...
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranians are no longer allowed to catch Pikachus after authorities decided to ban the "Pokemon Go" mobile game because of security concerns. The Monday report by the semi-official ISNA news agency quotes Abolhasan Firouzabadi, the head of Iran's Supreme...
NEW YORK (AP) — Lorenzo Lamas, known for starring in such soap operas as "Falcon Crest" and "Renegade," is going into one of the longest-running shows on earth: He's jumping into the off-Broadway musical "The Fantasticks." The 58-year-old Golden Globe-nominated actor will play...
NEW YORK (AP) — Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg are teaming up to throw celebrity dinner parties as part of a new VH1 reality show. The cable channel says the show with a working title of "Martha & Snoop's Dinner Party" is set to premiere in the fall. VH1 says each week will...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rocker Dee Snider's granddaughter has wasted no time coming into the world: She was born in a vehicle on a Los Angeles-area freeway. Jesse Snider posted an Instagram video from his car alongside his wife, Patty, on Sunday just after Parker Pryde Snider's birth...
The rapper formerly known as Bow Wow says his upcoming album will be his last. Shad Moss announced his retirement from rap on social media over the weekend. He says Snoop Dogg will be the executive producer on his final album, titled "NYLTH." Snoop Dogg took Moss under his wing...
LONDON (AP) — It has been almost two decades since Harry Potter emerged from his cupboard under the stairs, and the British Library plans to mark the occasion with an exhibition. The library announced Monday that it will mount an exhibition dedicated to the boy wizard next year...
WILLIAMSON COUNTY-AIRPORT TERMINAL Marion airport terminal, behind schedule, to open this fall (Information from:...
FORMER QB ARRESTED Former Kansas State, McNeese QB arrested in home invasion LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Authorities...
CORRECTIONAL CENTER-SEXUAL ASSAULT Police investigate report that female inmates were assaulted KANSAS CITY, Mo. (...
FORMER QB ARRESTED Former Kansas State, McNeese QB arrested in home invasion LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Authorities...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Nearly two dozen female inmates have been removed from a Missouri jail after two women...
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Authorities say a former quarterback for Kansas State and McNeese State has been arrested...