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  • Citing Joan Rivers, Texas' Perry backs clinic law

    Updated: Sun, Sep 21, 2014

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Sunday invoked comedian Joan Rivers' death at a surgical clinic while defending a law he signed that would close the majority of abortion facilities in the nation's second-most populous state. The potential 2016 presidential...

  • Suspect in death of NFL star's son free on bond

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A man charged in the killing of the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson in South Dakota last fall has been released on a $2 million bond. Minnehaha County Sheriff Mike Milstead tells KELO-TV ( ) that that bond...

  • 3 deputies cited for on-duty pictures with 50 Cent

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Three Palm Beach County deputies have been disciplined for fawning over rapper 50 Cent while on the job. The sheriff's office says the deputies received "verbal counseling" for unprofessional behavior when the rapper appeared at the county courthouse...

  • Ruby Dee memorialized in NYC with song and dance

    Updated: 20 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee was memorialized Saturday in poetry, dance and song at a packed Harlem cathedral where Alicia Keys sang her song "Superwoman," Wynton Marsalis performed a stirring trumpet solo, and well-wishes were sent from Sidney Poitier,...

  • Recounting the moments that defined Derek Jeter

    Updated: 22 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — It is July 19, 2003. Old Timers' Day at Yankee Stadium. Derek Jeter and the New York Yankees are 59-36 and four games up in the AL East, headed to their sixth of nine consecutive division titles. At this moment, though, they trail the Cleveland Indians by one run in...

  • Polly Bergen, versatile actress, singer dies at 84


    NEW YORK (AP) — Emmy-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, who in a long career played the terrorized wife in the original "Cape Fear" and the first woman president in "Kisses for My President," died Saturday, according to her publicist. She was 84. Bergen died at her home in...

  • Hamburg holds Bayern to 0-0 in Bundesliga


    BERLIN (AP) — Hamburger SV held Bayern Munich to 0-0 in Josef Zinnbauer's debut as coach, while Julian Draxler scored and got sent off on his 21st birthday for nine-man Schalke in the Bundesliga on Saturday. Schalke drew 2-2 with Eintracht Frankfurt, which also had a player sent off....

  • BET Hip-Hop Awards holds taping of show in Atlanta


    ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta is set to host the taping of the BET Hip-Hop Awards. The network is holding its ninth annual awards show on Saturday at the Boisfeuillet (BOH'-fihl-ay) Jones Atlanta Civic Center. Rapper Drake received the most nominations with eight. Jay Z, Pharrell and Future...

  • Armani opens with film by Oscar-winner Sorrentino


    MILAN (AP) — Giorgio Armani opened his womenswear preview for next summer with a short art film by Oscar-winner Paolo Sorrentino titled "Sand," the weather-beaten grains that inspired the designer's latest collection. The film, shot from a boat in the Aeolian archipelago north of...

  • Craig Ferguson plays it loose with new game show


    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Craig Ferguson approached his first TV game show host's job with a subversive attitude. Then came the simple matter of his wardrobe for "Celebrity Name Game." "I thought, 'I'm not going to wear a suit. I'm going to break that rule,'" Ferguson said. Wrong decision,...