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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge ruled Monday that an ailing media mogul should give brief sworn testimony in a case involving his mental competency and who has the authority to make medical decisions for him. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge David J. Cowan ruled Monday that attorneys...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama wasn't offended by comedian Larry Wilmore's use of a racial slur at Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Association dinner. Wilmore concluded his remarks noting progress on race and how much it meant to him...
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Two-time Oscar winner Cate Blanchett said Monday she's proud to have been named a global goodwill ambassador for the U.N. refugee agency. Filippo Grandi, the U.N. high commissioner for refugees, said the Australian actress "has already demonstrated great...
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Remo Belli, a musician who pioneered the synthetic drumhead just in time to help a generation of rock-and-rollers shape their sound and then saw it become standard on kits across genres, has died in California. His death was announced in a statement by...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan is suing Gawker again, saying the gossip website leaked sealed court documents that quoted him making racist remarks. Hogan's new lawsuit filed Monday comes on the heels of him winning $140 million verdict against Gawker...
NEW YORK (AP) — For decades, argues Andrew Bolton, the star curator of blockbuster fashion exhibits at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, we've all been looking at fashion through a flawed prism. We've assumed, he says, that hand-made garments are better, purer, fancier, more...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oprah Winfrey is expanding her participation in HBO's "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" to an on-screen role. The cable channel said Monday that Winfrey will star in the TV movie that she's been shepherding as an executive producer. The film is based on...
CHADDS FORD, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania conservationist and artist who for years helped hide a secret cache of Andrew Wyeth's "Helga" portraits has died. The Brandywine Conservancy and Museum of Art, says George Weymouth died at his home in Chadds Ford on April 24. He was 79...
INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam, Ringo Starr and other artists plan to skip North Carolina performances as part of a musicians' boycott over a new law that limits protections to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, but several stars at Sunday's...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times local): 6:30 a.m. Virtually assured of...
Ted Cruz announced Tuesday evening that he will be dropping out of the 2016 GOP race. We find the timing a little...
It's not a national holiday, yet it might be an intergalactic one. May the Fourth, as in "May the Fourth Be With...
STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — The combat death of an American Navy SEAL in Iraq shows that despite recent gains...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates' national airline says several passengers were injured...
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A change has been made to the general education requirements at the University of Illinois...