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NEW YORK (AP) — Alicia Keys is paying tribute to the record executive who offered her a recording contract more than 15 years ago at her charity's annual black-tie event. Music mogul Clive Davis will receive the humanitarian award at the 13th annual Black Ball on Oct. 19 in New...
NEW YORK (AP) — A teen who was raped during a game of sexual conquest at a prestigious New Hampshire prep school says she's no longer ashamed or afraid and plans to be a voice for others. Chessy Prout spoke publicly for the first time Tuesday on NBC's "Today" show about what...
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle leaders have proposed new rules for retail and food-service businesses with hourly employees, including requiring them to schedule shifts two weeks in advance and compensate workers for some last-minute changes — the latest push by a city that has led the...
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state newspaper is saying authorities have released a jailed Iranian Texas graduate student after nearly five years. The Tuesday report by government-owned IRAN daily quoted Saeed Khalili, the lawyer for Omid Kokabee, as saying the country's judiciary...
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle leaders have proposed new scheduling rules for hourly retail and food-service employees, including requiring employers to schedule shifts two weeks in advance and compensate workers for some last-minute changes. It's the latest push by a city that has led...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — For cash-strapped life insurance companies, the deal sounds almost too good to be true: A state law allows them to create complex financial instruments to transfer liabilities to new subsidiaries, instantly wiping huge debts off their balance sheets. So-...
BOSTON (AP) — The son of famed evangelist Billy Graham is holding a mass prayer rally in Boston as part of a 50-state tour to urge evangelicals to vote. Franklin Graham's noontime rally on Tuesday on Boston Common is a stop on his "Decision America" tour. Churches from across...
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — There they are: the 52 Miss America contestants, on the Atlantic City Boardwalk. The hopefuls will be welcomed to the seaside resort Tuesday afternoon to kick off two weeks that will culminate in the crowning of the 2017 Miss America on Sunday Sept. 11...
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on tropical storms (all times EDT): 11 p.m. Forecasters have issued a tropical storm warning for a long stretch of North Carolina's Outer Banks. Forecasters expect the tropical depression with winds of 35 mph (55 kph) about 125 miles (225 kilometers)...
NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Lochte isn't saying whether he'll return to Brazil to face a charge of filing a false police...
NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Lochte isn't saying whether he'll return to Brazil to face a charge of filing a false police...
NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Lochte isn't saying whether he'll return to Brazil to face a charge of filing a false police...
NEW YORK (AP) — Alicia Keys is paying tribute to the record executive who offered her a recording contract more...
NEW YORK (AP) — Alicia Keys is paying tribute to the record executive who offered her a recording contract more...
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's left-wing government launched an auction Tuesday for four private national...