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  • APNewsBreak: Verizon to end some sale of phone-location data

    Verizon is pledging to stop selling data through intermediaries that pinpoints the location of mobile phones to outside companies, the Associated Press has learned. It is the first major U.S. wireless carrier to step back from a business practice that has drawn criticism for endangering privacy. The data has allowed outsiders to track wireless devices without their owners’ knowledge or ...
  • EU court orders French far-right leader to repay $346,000

    PARIS (AP) — A top European Union court has ruled that French far-right leader Marine le Pen must return 300,000 euros ($346,000) to the European Parliament for funds incorrectly paid to an assistant. The case dates back to Le Pen’s time as a European parliament member, from 2009-2017, representing her National Front party, which recently changed its name to National ...
  • Queen’s granddaughter Zara Tindall gives birth to 2nd child

    LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II’s granddaughter Zara Tindall has given birth to a baby girl. Buckingham Palace said Tuesday the baby is the second child of Zara and Mike Tindall, a former English rugby player. The baby was born Monday and has not yet been named. The palace said the baby weighs nine pounds three ounces (4.2 kilograms). The ...
  • Michael Jackson

    Musical about Michael Jackson being written by Lynn Nottage

    NEW YORK (AP) — A musical about the King of Pop is moonwalking its way to Broadway. The Michael Jackson Estate and Columbia Live Stage on Tuesday unveiled plans for a stage musical inspired by the life of Michael Jackson. They hope it will be ready for Broadway by 2020. The story for the still-untitled musical will be written by ...
  • Japan tops Colombia 2-1 in latest World Cup surprise

    SARANSK, Russia (AP) — Yuya Osako had a surprise in store for those who thought the absence of Shinji Okazaki left Japan little hope of competing with Colombia at the World Cup. Oasko’s gritty determination to set up one goal and his 73rd-minute header from Keisuke Honda’s corner kick lifted Japan to a surprising 2-1 victory over the Colombians on ...
  • The Latest: Japan beats Colombia in historic Asian victory

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday at the World Cup (all times local): 4:53 p.m. Japan has beaten Colombia 2-1 to become the first team from Asia to beat a South American country at the World Cup. Colombia, quarterfinalists in Brazil four years ago, was reduced to 10 men early when midfielder Carlos Sanchez received a red card for ...
  • Global indexes drop as Trump threatens more China tariffs

    NEW YORK (AP) — Global stock markets fell Tuesday after President Donald Trump threatened to put tariffs on another $200 billion in imports from China, and the Chinese government said it would retaliate. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 370 points, or 1.5 percent. The Hang Seng index in Hong Kong lost 2.8 percent. Major stock indexes in Asia and ...
  • Michael Jackson

    Musical about Michael Jackson being written by Lynn Nottage

    NEW YORK (AP) — A musical about the King of Pop is moonwalking its way to Broadway. The Michael Jackson Estate and Columbia Live Stage on Tuesday unveiled plans for a stage musical inspired by the life of Michael Jackson. They hope it will be ready for Broadway by 2020. The story for the still-untitled musical will be written by ...
  • Deputies search for suspects in rapper XXXTentacion slaying

    DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Deputies were searching for suspects Tuesday after troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was fatally shot in the driver’s seat of a luxury electric sportscar. The 20-year-old rising star, who pronounced his stage name “Ex Ex Ex ten-ta-see-YAWN” and whose real name is Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital, the Broward ...
  • Bruce Springsteen

    Bruce Springsteen performs at benefit at bowling alley

    ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — Bruce Springsteen helped rock a refurbished 1960s bowling alley-turned music venue near the Asbury Park boardwalk. Actor Hugh Jackman was in the house at the Asbury Lanes on Monday night as Springsteen jammed for about 30 minutes with Tangiers Blues Band. The four-song set consisted of Huey Smith’s “Rockin’ Pneumonia and the Boogie Woogie Flu,” ...
  • Adam Levine, Behati Prinsloo

    Adam Levine, Behati Prinsloo share baby photo

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine spent his first Father’s Day as a dad of two. Supermodel Behati Prinsloo shared a photo on Instagram of the 39-year-old holding their second daughter, Gio Grace, who was born in February. Their first daughter, Dusty Rose, is nearly 2 years old. Prinsloo wrote the “girls are so lucky to call ...
  • Turkish rap artist acquitted of inciting drug use

    ISTANBUL (AP) — A court in Istanbul has acquitted a rap musician of the charge of inciting drug use in his song lyrics and video clips. Sercan Ipekcioglu, better-known as rapper “Ezhel,” was detained by narcotics police in Istanbul last month and later charged with encouraging drug use. The state-run Anadolu Agency said the court acquitted him on Tuesday in ...
  • Ex-3 Doors Down bassist held in 2013 Tennessee DUI death

    PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) — The original bassist for the rock band 3 Doors Down is accused of violating probation from a deadly crash in Tennessee because of his arrest in Mississippi on weapons and drug charges. A judge in Jackson County, Mississippi, set bond Monday for Todd Harrell at $22,500 on three counts of possessing a firearm after a felony ...
  • Authorities: Rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida

    DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was shot and killed Monday in Florida in what police called an apparent robbery attempt. The 20-year-old rising star, whose real name is Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital, the Broward Sheriff’s Office said. He was shot earlier outside a Deerfield Beach motorcycle dealership. XXXTentacion ...
  • Michael Jackson

    Musical about Michael Jackson being written by Lynn Nottage

    NEW YORK (AP) — A musical about the King of Pop is moonwalking its way to Broadway. The Michael Jackson Estate and Columbia Live Stage on Tuesday unveiled plans for a stage musical inspired by the life of Michael Jackson. They hope it will be ready for Broadway by 2020. The story for the still-untitled musical will be written by ...
  • Chadwick Boseman, James Shaw Jr.

    On a big night for ‘Panther,’ Boseman honors real-life hero

    SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The MTV Movie & TV Awards gave “Black Panther” its first taste of awards glory, with Marvel’s blockbuster taking home four honors including two awards for its star, Chadwick Boseman. Boseman quickly handed off his best hero award to James Shaw Jr., who wrestled an assault-style rifle away from a gunman in a Tennessee Waffle ...
  • Immigration detention policy becomes major issue in media

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a phone conversation with her executive producer over the weekend, “CBS This Morning” anchor Gayle King wondered if there wasn’t more the network could do on the story of children being separated from parents through the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy. Almost before she knew it, she was on a plane to south Texas. ...
  • World Cup telecasts experiencing quality issues Down Under

    SYDNEY (AP) — An Australian telecommunications company with streaming rights to the World Cup has allowed the free-to-air SBS network to televise matches for 48 hours while it attempts to resolve a series of disruptions that have plagued the service. Optus Sport bought broadcast rights for most World Cup games from SBS, although all Australian matches and the World Cup ...
  • The Latest: Saudis safe after in-flight drama at World Cup

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Monday at the World Cup (all times local): 11:09 a.m. Saudi team officials say the players have landed safely after a reported engine failure on their flight to Rostov-on-Don for a World Cup game against Uruguay. The Saudi Arabian Football Federation posted a statement on Twitter saying it “would like to reassure everyone that ...
  • The Latest: Pogba goal for France now an Australia own goal

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Monday at the World Cup (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Paul Pogba is no longer the scorer of France’s winning goal in a 2-1 victory over Australia. FIFA says its panel of former coaches and players analyzing World Cup games judged that Australia defender Aziz Behich got the decisive final touch in the 81st ...
  • Elizabeth Brackett, Mitt Romney

    Chicago TV host, athlete Brackett dies at 76 after bike fall

    CHICAGO (AP) — Elizabeth Brackett, a longtime Chicago journalist and world-champion triathlete, has died four days after an apparent bicycle accident. She was 76. PBS affiliate WTTW, where Brackett hosted “Chicago Tonight” for two decades, said on its website Brackett died in the hospital surrounded by family members. Brackett had been in a coma with a fractured vertebra in her ...
  • Chadwick Boseman, James Shaw Jr.

    On a big night for ‘Panther,’ Boseman honors real-life hero

    SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The MTV Movie & TV Awards gave “Black Panther” its first taste of awards glory, with Marvel’s blockbuster taking home four honors including two awards for its star, Chadwick Boseman. Boseman quickly handed off his best hero award to James Shaw Jr., who wrestled an assault-style rifle away from a gunman in a Tennessee Waffle ...
  • California lawmakers push diversity through film tax credit

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers passed legislation Monday that puts more conditions on state film tax credits to encourage better sexual harassment reporting and diverse hiring amid revelations of misconduct and discrimination in the movie industry. The legislation would require feature film and television projects that apply for the credits, which are assigned based on jobs created, to report ...
  • Box Office Top 20: ‘Incredibes 2’ record inches higher

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney and Pixar’s record-breaking opening of “Incredibles 2” is even bigger than initially expected. According to final totals Monday from the studios, the animated sequel grossed a massive $182.7 million in its first three days in theaters — a record opening for animated movies by almost $50 million. In a distant second was the female-led spinoff ...
  • RGB

    ‘Incredibles 2’ crushes animation record with $180 million

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The combined powers of superheroes, the Pixar brand and a drought of family-friendly films helped “Incredibles 2” become the best animated opening of all time, the biggest PG-rated launch ever and the 8th highest film launch overall. Disney estimated Sunday that the film earned $180 million in its first weekend in North American theaters — far ...
  • Natalie Portman

    Natalie Portman calls Harvard pal Kushner ‘a supervillain’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Natalie Portman says her Harvard classmate Jared Kushner has become a “supervillain.” The Oscar-winning actress said on CBS’ “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” on Thursday that there’s not much that’s funny to say about “someone you were friends with becoming a supervillain.” Portman and Kushner both graduated from Harvard in 2003. Portman noted that Kushner has ...
  • CNN contributor co-writes ‘investigative’ Pence biography

    NEW YORK (AP) — Author and CNN contributor Michael D’Antonio has co-written an “investigative” biography of Vice President Mike Pence. “The Shadow President,” by D’Antonio and Peter Eisner, will be published Aug. 28 by Thomas Dunne Books. According to the publisher, which announced the book on Friday, Eisner and D’Antonio will portray the former Indiana governor as a man of ...
  • FDA clears 1st generic film strip of addiction drug Suboxone

    U.S. regulators have approved the first generic version of an under-the-tongue film for treating opioid addiction. The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved a generic version of Suboxone, a film strip that dissolves under the tongue. Used daily, it reduces withdrawal symptoms, cravings for opioids and the high from abusing them. The medication combines buprenorphine and naloxone. It’s used ...
  • Queen’s granddaughter Zara Tindall gives birth to 2nd child

    LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II’s granddaughter Zara Tindall has given birth to a baby girl. Buckingham Palace said Tuesday the baby is the second child of Zara and Mike Tindall, a former English rugby player. The baby was born Monday and has not yet been named. The palace said the baby weighs nine pounds three ounces (4.2 kilograms). The ...
  • Ibrahimovic, Rippon, Bird featured in ESPN Body Issue

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic, WNBA star Sue Bird, Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon and 63-year-old golfer Greg Norman are among the athletes who will be featured in ESPN the Magazine’s 10th anniversary Body Issue. The issue hits newsstands on June 29. Joining them are Houston Astros pitcher Dallas Keuchel, Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel ...
  • Deputies search for suspects in rapper XXXTentacion slaying

    DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Deputies were searching for suspects Tuesday after troubled rapper-singer XXXTentacion was fatally shot in the driver’s seat of a luxury electric sportscar. The 20-year-old rising star, who pronounced his stage name “Ex Ex Ex ten-ta-see-YAWN” and whose real name is Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, was pronounced dead Monday evening at a Fort Lauderdale-area hospital, the Broward ...
  • Bruce Springsteen

    Bruce Springsteen performs at benefit at bowling alley

    ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — Bruce Springsteen helped rock a refurbished 1960s bowling alley-turned music venue near the Asbury Park boardwalk. Actor Hugh Jackman was in the house at the Asbury Lanes on Monday night as Springsteen jammed for about 30 minutes with Tangiers Blues Band. The four-song set consisted of Huey Smith’s “Rockin’ Pneumonia and the Boogie Woogie Flu,” ...
  • Anthony Bourdain

    New Jersey considers honoring chef Bourdain with food trail

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey is considering honoring celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain with a food trail. The famed cook, writer and host of the CNN series “Parts Unknown” killed himself nearly two weeks ago in a luxury hotel in France. The 61-year-old was born in New York, but grew up in the New Jersey suburb of Leonia. Democratic New ...
  • Adam Levine, Behati Prinsloo

    Adam Levine, Behati Prinsloo share baby photo

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine spent his first Father’s Day as a dad of two. Supermodel Behati Prinsloo shared a photo on Instagram of the 39-year-old holding their second daughter, Gio Grace, who was born in February. Their first daughter, Dusty Rose, is nearly 2 years old. Prinsloo wrote the “girls are so lucky to call ...
  • Turkish rap artist acquitted of inciting drug use

    ISTANBUL (AP) — A court in Istanbul has acquitted a rap musician of the charge of inciting drug use in his song lyrics and video clips. Sercan Ipekcioglu, better-known as rapper “Ezhel,” was detained by narcotics police in Istanbul last month and later charged with encouraging drug use. The state-run Anadolu Agency said the court acquitted him on Tuesday in ...