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  • Eric Lynch, Howard Stern's diminutive foil, dies

    Updated: Mon, Sep 22, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eric "The Actor" Lynch, the diminutive member of Howard Stern's "Wack Pack," who for years launched into comical, frequently foul-mouthed rants during calls to Stern's radio show, has died in California. He was 39. Lynch's longtime friend Johnny Fratto says he died...

  • Giuliani to help fight Noriega's video game suit

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining a video game company's legal fight against disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, who is suing Activision over his inclusion in one of its popular "Call of Duty" games. Activision Blizzard Inc. announced...

  • Chris Brown ready to stop getting in his own way

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Chris Brown celebrated his 25th birthday in jail last May by making his own "spread cake": chocolate, peanut butter, bread and milk. "Mix it up in a little cereal bowl and let it sit for a little while. It comes out and you've got a nice little cake,"...

  • Clarification: Obit-Polly Bergen story

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — In an obituary Sept. 20, The Associated Press reported that actress Polly Bergen's survivors included daughter Pamela Fields. The story should have made clear that the daughter goes by P.K. instead of Pamela. Emmy-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, who in a long...

  • Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapers

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    Quad-City Times. Sept. 20, 2014. 'No Child' anchors students to failure All children left behind. That's the name we'd give to the 13-year-old lumbering sloth of federal bureaucracy that hurts — not helps — American school children. The bipartisan reform championed by former...

  • Michael Moore out as Michigan film board member

    Updated: 16 hr ago

    LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker Michael Moore no longer will serve on the Michigan Film Office Advisory Council. Republican Gov. Rick Snyder has named a suburban-Detroit businessman to replace Moore, who had joined the council as an appointee of then-Gov....

  • Citing Joan Rivers, Texas' Perry backs clinic law

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    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


    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


    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: Sat, Sep 20, 2014

    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,...