Police: Probe of B.B. King death depends on coroner findingsLAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police say there's no active homicide investigation of the death of B.B. King, despite claims by two of the blues legend's heirs that King's two closest aides poisoned him.
Homicide Lt. Ray Steiber said Monday that any police action will depend on autopsy...
Faith No More marks return with 1st album in 18 years, tourNEW YORK (AP) — Faith No More bassist Bill Gould likes to think of the band's new record as an aging actress.
"Sure, her body's getting a little older, but she's not afraid to show it; she's still sexy," he said during a recent interview in New York City, where the band played two...
Agent: 'Lawrence of Arabia' star Omar Sharif has Alzheimer'sLOS ANGELES (AP) — Legendary "Lawrence of Arabia" actor Omar Sharif is battling Alzheimer's disease, his agent Steve Kenis confirmed to The Associated Press on Monday.
No additional details were provided about the 83-year-old or his care. His son, Tarek Sharif, revealed the diagnosis...
The movies that will keep buzzing after CannesCANNES, France (AP) — The Cannes Film Festival is a grand hierarchy with strictly defined elevations of movies and media access, where films are met by high praise or lowly boos. And so there was a strange fittingness that the scandal of the 68th Cannes Film Festival, where all status...
Fashion's greatest hits, misses on the Cannes red carpetCANNES, France (AP) — Cannes' red carpet can be as kind as it is cruel when it comes to fashion.
For 12 days, major Hollywood actresses such as Marion Cotillard, Emily Blunt, Naomi Watts and Sienna Miller graced the film festival's red carpet in clothes designed by the world's...
Some Native Hawaiians disapprove of 'Aloha' movie titleHONOLULU (AP) — Some Native Hawaiians disapprove of the name of a movie filmed and set in Hawaii, saying that titling it "Aloha" is a disrespectful misappropriation of culture and simplifies a word that's rich with meaning.
The Cameron Crowe film starring Bradley Cooper, Rachel...
Rolling Stones kick off 'Zip Code' stadium tour in San DiegoSAN DIEGO (AP) — The Rolling Stones launched their "Zip Code" North American tour in San Diego on Sunday with more than two hours of music.
In front of a sold-out crowd at Petco Park, the stalwart foursome rocked hit after hit from their 50-year catalog.
Mick Jagger, Keith Richards,...
Nigerian senator-elect to fight US extradition, drug chargesLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's federal high court Monday ordered drug agents to release a newly elected senator and suspend its extradition proceedings on 20-year-old drug charges related to the TV hit "Orange is the New Black."
It also ordered the withdrawal of armed agents who have...
Egyptian woman arrested over racy music videoCAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities have arrested a woman who danced in a racy music video that went viral on the internet and referred her to misdemeanor court for "inciting debauchery."
The clip, a low-budget production entitled "Hands Off," or "Sib Eddi" in Egyptian Arabic, contains...
'Tomorrowland' takes top spot at box office on slow weekendLOS ANGELES (AP) — The future doesn't look so bright for "Tomorrowland."
Disney's expensive fantasy adventure essentially had Memorial Day weekend to itself, and still only pulled in a modest .7 million in its first four days in theaters according to Rentrak estimates on...
Brides for sale: European women lured for sham marriages
LONDON (AP) — Klara Balogova was 18, penniless and heavily pregnant when she rode thousands of miles from Slovakia to England to marry a man she had never met.
She knew he did not want her, or her child. He wanted her European identity... Full story
AP source: Cleveland reaches deal with Justice on policing
WASHINGTON (AP) — The city of Cleveland has reached a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over a pattern of excessive force and civil rights violations by the police department, and the agreement could be announced as soon as... Full story
10 Things to Know for Tuesday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:
1. FLOODS INUNDATE TEXAS, TWISTER HITS US-MEXICO BORDER
Torrential rains in the Lone Star state spawn floods that leave 12 people... Full story
The Latest: North Texas teen is 3rd to die in Texas rains
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The death toll after recent heavy rains in Texas has reached three after a 14-year-old boy and his dog were found dead in a suburban Dallas storm drain.
DeSoto police report an officer assisted by a search dog found the bodies... Full story
Police: 3 kids injured when waterspout uproots bounce house
MIAMI (AP) — A waterspout uprooted an inflatable bounce house with three children inside it on a South Florida beach Monday, but the youngsters were ejected before it flew above palm trees across four lanes of traffic into a parking... Full story