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  • Donald Trump, Jens Stoltenberg

    Trump travel ban blocked; fight headed for Supreme Court

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban “speaks with vague words of national security, but in context drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination,” a federal appeals court said Thursday in ruling against the executive order targeting six Muslim-majority countries. Trump’s administration vowed to take the fight to the U.S. Supreme Court. In a 10-3 vote, the U.S. ...
  • Cornell funeral to take place Friday; widow pens letter

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Late Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell will be laid to rest Friday at a private memorial service at a Hollywood cemetery that is the final resting place of numerous stars. The private service at Hollywood Forever Cemetery will be followed by a public memorial that begins at 3 p.m. PDT, during which fans can view Cornell’s burial ...
  • GOP House hopeful keeps low profile after assault charge

    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — A Republican congressional candidate in Montana charged with shoving a reporter to the ground on the eve of a special election kept a low profile Thursday even as supporters prepared a hotel ballroom for a possible victory party. Greg Gianforte was charged with misdemeanor assault after witnesses said he grabbed a reporter by the neck on ...
  • UK bomber said to have pleaded ‘Forgive me’ before blast

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The alleged culprit in a deadly concert bombing was driven by what he saw as unjust treatment of Arabs in Britain, a relative said Thursday, confirming he made a final phone call in which he pleaded: “Forgive me.” Salman Abedi was particularly upset by the killing last year of a Muslim friend whose death he believed ...
  • Looted statues, pottery returned to Italy after probe in NYC

    NEW YORK (AP) — Seven ancient statues and pottery vessels are headed back to their homeland in Italy after authorities said they tracked down the stolen items in New York City. Dating back as far as the eighth century B.C., the artifacts were looted by Italian tomb raiders in the 1990s, then were smuggled out of the country and eventually ...
  • Census: Texas has 4 of top 5 fastest growing large US cities

    HOUSTON (AP) — Everything is bigger in Texas, including population booms. Figures released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau show that four of the five fastest-growing large cities in the U.S. during the 12 months leading up to last July 1 were in Texas, including some in its sprawling suburban areas. Conroe, a Houston suburb, was the fastest-growing, increasing by ...
  • Media watchers blame hostility toward reporters on Trump

    The case of a Montana congressional candidate accused of body-slamming a reporter is being blamed by some media watchers on a wave of hostility toward journalists that President Donald Trump helped generate. “It definitely started before Trump, but he definitely exacerbated it,” said Kelly McBride, a vice president at the Poynter Institute, a media think tank and training center in ...
  • Cornell funeral to take place Friday; widow pens letter

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Late Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell will be laid to rest Friday at a private memorial service at a Hollywood cemetery that is the final resting place of numerous stars. The private service at Hollywood Forever Cemetery will be followed by a public memorial that begins at 3 p.m. PDT, during which fans can view Cornell’s burial ...
  • UK bomber said to have pleaded ‘Forgive me’ before blast

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The alleged culprit in a deadly concert bombing was driven by what he saw as unjust treatment of Arabs in Britain, a relative said Thursday, confirming he made a final phone call in which he pleaded: “Forgive me.” Salman Abedi was particularly upset by the killing last year of a Muslim friend whose death he believed ...
  • Woman drops lawsuit over assault at 50 Cent’s mansion

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A woman who said she was assaulted at rapper 50 Cent’s Connecticut mansion in 2009 has dropped a lawsuit against him and his G-Unit Film & Television production company. Court records show Vasti Ortiz withdrew the lawsuit in Hartford Superior Court on Wednesday. There was no settlement or payout. Her lawyer did not return messages Thursday ...
  • Quiet college dropout turned bomber: Who was Salman Abedi?

    LONDON (AP) — He was quiet and withdrawn, a college dropout who liked soccer — and, some say, showed alarming signs of being radicalized years before he walked into a pop concert at Britain’s Manchester Arena and detonated a powerful bomb, killing himself and 22 others. While some claim Salman Abedi had been banned from the mosque he attended for ...
  • The Latest: Relative says UK bomber called Britons infidels

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 8:50 p.m. A relative of the man suspected in the deadly Manchester concert attack says he was driven to extremism after seeing a friend fatally stabbed last year. The relative spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity due to the sensitivity ...
  • Jennifer Lopez

    NBC’s live ‘Bye Bye Birdie’ pushed from December to 2018

    NEW YORK (AP) — NBC is saying bye-bye this year to its tradition of an annual live holiday musical. The network confirming that “Bye Bye Birdie” has been pushed from its announced December airdate into 2018. No new airdate was announced. The production is still to star Jennifer Lopez in this homage to 1950s rock ‘n’ roll mania. But Lopez ...
  • Steven Tyler, Joe Perry

    After Manchester attack, Aerosmith still on European tour

    LONDON (AP) — Aerosmith’s Joe Perry says the band’s European dates will not be canceled in the wake of Monday’s deadly attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. Perry said he initially thought the band should postpone the tour, but then decided that’s not what Aerosmith fans would want. “I don’t think I want to live like that ...
  • Police: Truck crashed on purpose into famed Nevada brothel

    A man was arrested before dawn Thursday after he backed a tractor-trailer through the front gate of the Moonlite Bunny Ranch brothel and crashed it into the building’s front door, according to authorities and the owner of the famed Nevada establishment featured in the CatHouse reality television show. The crash happened at about 4 a.m. and the truck’s driver who ...
  • Jennifer Lopez

    NBC’s live ‘Bye Bye Birdie’ pushed from December to 2018

    NEW YORK (AP) — NBC is saying bye-bye this year to its tradition of an annual live holiday musical. The network confirming that “Bye Bye Birdie” has been pushed from its announced December airdate into 2018. No new airdate was announced. The production is still to star Jennifer Lopez in this homage to 1950s rock ‘n’ roll mania. But Lopez ...
  • Greg Gianforte

    The Latest: Greg Gianforte keeps low profile, Montana votes

    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — The Latest on the assault case against Greg Gianforte, the Republican candidate for a Montana congressional seat in a Thursday special election. (all times local): 12 p.m. The Montana congressional candidate accused of assaulting a reporter hasn’t been seen or heard from Thursday as voters go to the polls. Repeated phone calls to Greg Gianforte’s cellphone ...
  • British social media celebrity among dead from concert blast

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — It was not just family and friends mourning Martyn Hett this week. Even Mariah Carey was shocked by his death in the Ariana Grande concert bombing. Carey posted a picture of Hett — one of 22 people killed in Monday night’s bombing at the Manchester Arena — on Instagram wearing a T-shirt bearing her image. “Devastated ...
  • Greg Gianforte

    The Latest: GOP lawmakers say little about Montana candidate

    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — The Latest on the assault case against Greg Gianforte, the Republican candidate for a Montana congressional seat in a Thursday special election. (all times local): 8:40 a.m. GOP lawmakers emerging from a closed-door caucus meeting on Capitol Hill on Thursday said they didn’t know the facts about Republican Greg Gianforte being charged with misdemeanor assault. A ...
  • Russian activist fined for posting segment of US comedy show

    MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian opposition activist has been fined for posting a segment from an American comedy show on social media because the Islamic State group’s flag was displayed. Russian news agencies said on Thursday a court in the city of Cheborksary has fined Semyon Kochkin, coordinator at the campaign headquarters of t opposition leader Alexei Navalny, 1,500 rubles ...
  • US Senate votes to name courthouse after actor Fred Thompson

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The U.S. Senate has voted to name Nashville’s new federal courthouse after former Sen. Fred Thompson, the late actor who appeared in at least 20 movies and in the TV series “Law & Order.” Sen. Lamar Alexander announced the Senate vote Wednesday on a resolution already passed by the House, leaving the final decision to President ...
  • Miles Thompson, Ty Thompson, Lyle Thompson

    Lacrosse documentary debuts Friday in select theaters

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Miles and Lyle Thompson became lacrosse rock stars during their college careers at the University at Albany, attracting long autograph lines after games — at home and on the road. Every kid loves a scorer, and the Native American brothers from the Onondaga Nation outside Syracuse rarely disappointed. They put up staggering offensive numbers — Miles ...
  • Blake Lively

    Blake Lively to lead film from ‘Big Little Lies’ author

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Lively is set to star in an adaptation of the best-seller “The Husband’s Secret,” from “Big Little Lies” author Liane Moriarty. CBS Films said Thursday that Lively will play Cecilia Fitzpatrick in the film and also executive produce. The character is a model wife and mother who discovers an unopened letter from her husband that ...
  • Robert Pattinson

    Pattinson, Sandler lead Oscar contenders out of Cannes

    CANNES, France (AP) — It’s a long way from May in France to February in Los Angeles, but the Cannes Film Festival has often been a breeding ground for Academy Awards campaigns. The Oscars aren’t much on the minds of the filmmakers or attendees in Cannes; the festival is its own achievement, with nearly as much spectacle and prestige as ...
  • GLAAD reports slim increase in LGBTQ representation in film

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The advocacy group GLAAD says the representation of LGBTQ characters in major Hollywood films increased nearly 1 percent in 2016, but the group says many of the portrayals weren’t positive. GLAAD’s annual study released Thursday surveyed 125 releases from the seven major Hollywood studios and found them again to be severely lagging behind strides made in ...
  • US Senate votes to name courthouse after actor Fred Thompson

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The U.S. Senate has voted to name Nashville’s new federal courthouse after former Sen. Fred Thompson, the late actor who appeared in at least 20 movies and in the TV series “Law & Order.” Sen. Lamar Alexander announced the Senate vote Wednesday on a resolution already passed by the House, leaving the final decision to President ...
  • Patty Jenkins, Connie Nielsen, Chris Pine, Gal Gadot

    London premiere of ‘Wonder Woman’ is canceled after attack

    LONDON (AP) — The glitzy, star-filled London premiere of “Wonder Woman” has been scrapped following the terror attack in Manchester. Stars Gal Gadot, Chris Pine and Robin Wright had been scheduled to walk a red carpet on May 31 to help welcome the super hero film to Europe. Warner Bros said in a statement Wednesday that the movie’s junket and ...
  • Dustin Hoffman

    Dustin Hoffman: ‘I try to improve each day, but you don’t’

    CANNES, France (AP) — Afternoon Mediterranean light pours into an open doorway where Dustin Hoffman sits, grinning. He will turn 80 this summer and his hair, still full, is mostly white. But he looks remarkably good. Age has done little to dim his eagerness for engagement, his mischievous wit or, it turns out, his proclivity for continual self-examination. In Noah ...
  • Cornell funeral to take place Friday; widow pens letter

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Late Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell will be laid to rest Friday at a private memorial service at a Hollywood cemetery that is the final resting place of numerous stars. The private service at Hollywood Forever Cemetery will be followed by a public memorial that begins at 3 p.m. PDT, during which fans can view Cornell’s burial ...
  • Clarification: Serena Williams-Silicon Valley story

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a story May 24, The Associated Press reported that tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles. The figure includes 14 for doubles and two for mixed doubles. She has 23 singles titles.
  • Woman drops lawsuit over assault at 50 Cent’s mansion

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A woman who said she was assaulted at rapper 50 Cent’s Connecticut mansion in 2009 has dropped a lawsuit against him and his G-Unit Film & Television production company. Court records show Vasti Ortiz withdrew the lawsuit in Hartford Superior Court on Wednesday. There was no settlement or payout. Her lawyer did not return messages Thursday ...
  • The Latest: Relative says UK bomber called Britons infidels

    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing (all times local): 8:50 p.m. A relative of the man suspected in the deadly Manchester concert attack says he was driven to extremism after seeing a friend fatally stabbed last year. The relative spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity due to the sensitivity ...
  • Cosby seeking new solidarity with blacks he once alienated

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — After two years of silence amid an onslaught of sexual assault allegations, comedian Bill Cosby is sending carefully targeted messages about racial bias across the media landscape ahead of his June 5 trial in suburban Philadelphia. Cosby, 79, spoke to a black news outlet last month for a story that meandered from his self-described blindness to the ...
  • Blake Lively

    Blake Lively to lead film from ‘Big Little Lies’ author

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Blake Lively is set to star in an adaptation of the best-seller “The Husband’s Secret,” from “Big Little Lies” author Liane Moriarty. CBS Films said Thursday that Lively will play Cecilia Fitzpatrick in the film and also executive produce. The character is a model wife and mother who discovers an unopened letter from her husband that ...
  • Sean Hannity, Reince Priebusent

    Correction: TV-Fox News-Hannity story

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a story May 24 about Sean Hannity, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Seth Rich was a Democratic National Committee chairman. He was an employee. A corrected version of the story is below: Hannity says liberal fascists after sponsors; 1 is leaving Fox News’ Sean Hannity says a media watchdog is guilty of ‘liberal fascism’ ...