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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some of the pills taken from Prince's estate in Paisley Park after his death were counterfeit drugs that actually contained fentanyl — a synthetic opioid 50 times more powerful than heroin, an official close to the investigation said. The official, who spoke...
EAST HAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say actor Leonardo DiCaprio and his Danish supermodel girlfriend weren't injured when their vehicle was involved in a minor accident in the Hamptons over the weekend. Police in the village of East Hampton say the accident occurred around 4:...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Thomas Steinbeck, the eldest son of Nobel Prize-winning author John Steinbeck and a prominent author and screenwriter in his own right, died Thursday at his Santa Barbara home. He was 72. "The Grapes of Wrath" author's son, who was working on a memoir at the...
NEW YORK (AP) — The chief of NBC Sports said Thursday the Rio Games are a huge hit and that he doesn't anticipate having to make concessions to advertisers. While NBC's prime-time viewership for the Rio games hasn't reached the levels of London 2012, the dip has been offset by...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Taran Killam and Jay Pharoah already have TV plans in their post-"Saturday Night Live" world. They'll each star in their own series for Showtime. David Nevins, president and CEO of Showtime Networks, made the announcement Thursday at a press event...
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Showtime is in talks with Stephen Colbert to host a live election-night comedy special, the channel's chief executive said. "I think it's going to happen," Showtime CEO David Nevins told a TV critics meeting Thursday. "Stephen wants to do it, I want...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The outgoing Australian wallaby Rocko and his quirky friends are returning to TV. Nickelodeon announced plans Thursday to resurrect the 1990s animated series "Rocko's Modern Life" for a one-hour TV movie. The series originally ran from 1993 to 1996. "Rocko's...
LIGONIER, Pa. (AP) — A boy has fallen from a wooden roller coaster at a Pennsylvania amusement park and is hospitalized. A spokesman for Idlewild and SoakZone amusement park near Ligonier (lihg-uh-NEER') says the boy was on the ride with his brother Thursday afternoon when he...
DETROIT (AP) — The daughter of Motown Records founder Berry Gordy and one of its biggest stars, Diana Ross, told young Detroiters they should learn about their city's rich artistic legacy — then forge their own path with a new beat. Rhonda Ross Kendrick told a group of musically...
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel on Tuesday lashed out at the U.N. Mideast envoy, accusing him of "distorting history" in...
ENDWELL, N.Y. (AP) — Thousands of supporters welcomed the new Little League World Series champions home to the...
ENDWELL, N.Y. (AP) — Thousands of supporters welcomed the new Little League World Series champions home to the...
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A suicide bomber has detonated an explosives-laden truck near the gate of Somalia's...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision to sit while the national...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision to sit while the national...