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LOS ANGELES (AP) — On the day Donald Trump secured the Republican nomination for president, a miniature wall appeared around the former reality TV host's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Tourists stopped Tuesday to snap photos of the 6-inch gray wall that was topped with...
NEW YORK (AP) — Miranda Kerr said yes. The 33-year-old model is engaged to marry Snapchat co-founder and CEO Evan Spiegel. She made the announcement on her Instagram account — using a Snapchat filter — on Wednesday, with a photo of a diamond ring and the caption "I said yes!!!"...
NEW YORK (AP) — Kathleen Carroll, the executive editor of The Associated Press for the last 14 years, will leave her post at the end of the year. The news was announced Wednesday by Gary Pruitt, president and chief executive officer of The AP. Pruitt said that Carroll will help...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Prodding her party, Caitlyn Jenner said Wednesday it was easier to come out as transgender than as a Republican and conceded Democrats promote more inclusive policies. Jenner, the Olympic gold medalist and transgender activist, gently chastised Republicans as...
LONDON (AP) — Now is the summer of our discontent. In many parts of the world, this is a season of violence, uncertainty and political turbulence. It's a time when real life seems to echo "Richard III," William Shakespeare's chilling drama of political ambition, civil war and...
NEW YORK (AP) — Good improv is like a magic act, conjured out of thin air. A handful of people step onto the stage with nothing prepared, and — poof! — an hour of laughs tumbles forth from unpredictable, off-the-cuff scenarios. No other type of comedy has grown more in the last...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Third Eye Blind has used a performance near the site of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland to speak out on gay rights. A video posted on Twitter shows the rock band's lead singer Stephan Jenkins supporting LGBT rights and other issues during a...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Much has been made of the decision to reveal that the "Star Trek" character Sulu is gay in the latest franchise installment "Star Trek Beyond ," but for actor John Cho, one of the most important things was ensuring that Sulu's husband was also of Asian descent...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia's top clerics renewed a religious edict that warns against playing Pokemon — this time as the wildly popular mobile phone application "Pokemon Go". First issued in 2001 when the game was played with cards, the decree says Pokemon...