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Phelps loses by 2 seconds to simulated shark in ‘Shark Week’

Michael Phelps has finally met his match in the water: a "great white shark." The Olympic champion swimmer was bested Sunday night in the Discovery...

Victory for ‘Dunkirk’ and ‘Girls Trip’ at the box office

BY LINDSEY BAHR LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's victory for "Dunkirk" and "Girls Trip" at the box office this weekend. Both original and well-reviewed...

‘Star Wars’ fan clubs honor Carrie Fisher at Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Four "Star Wars" costuming clubs held a tribute to their favorite fallen princess at Comic-Con. The fan groups celebrated the life...

O.J. Simpson had a ‘conflict-free life’? Not really

BY JOHN ROGERS LOS ANGELES (AP) — When O.J. Simpson told a Nevada parole board last week that he's led a "conflict-free life," he...

Charlize Theron on equal pay, female action stars and Bond

BY LINDSEY BAHR SAN DIEGO (AP) — Charlize Theron has a message to audiences: See female-driven movies, and studios will make more. "I always say to...

Actor John Heard, of ‘Home Alone’ movies, dies at 71

BY DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK (AP) — Actor John Heard, whose many roles included the father in the "Home Alone" series and a corrupt detective...

Spielberg debuts action-packed ‘Ready Player One’ footage

BY LINDSEY BAHR SAN DIEGO (AP) — When Steven Spielberg first read the book "Ready Player One," which is about a dystopian future where...
In this file photo dated May 13, 2013, BBC TV journalist and presenter Victoria Derbyshire poses for photographers in London.

BBC women want wide gender pay gap fixed now, not in...

BY GREGORY KATZ LONDON (AP) — Some of the BBC's most prominent female journalists and TV presenters are banding together to demand that the...

Princes William, Harry remember their final call with Diana

BY GREGORY KATZ LONDON (AP) — It was a typical phone call between two boys and their mother, who was on vacation in France....

Linkin Park cancels tour after Chester Bennington’s death

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The band Linkin Park canceled its North American tour Friday after its lead singer, Chester Bennington, was found dead by...

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Community awaits answers in fatal Minnesota police shooting

BY AMY FORLITI and JEFF BAENEN MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An Australian woman who called 911 to report what she believed to be an active sexual...

No Trump slump in tourism but there could be a Trump...

BY BETH J. HARPAZ NEW YORK (AP) — Last winter, the U.S. tourism industry fretted that Trump administration policies might lead to a "Trump...

Abortion waiting period goes back to court

BY | Dara Kam The News Service of Florida THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE......... The Florida Supreme Court put a temporary block on a 2015 law requiring women...

Tropical Storm Don forms; fourth named storm of 2017

Tropical Storm Don has formed in the Atlantic Ocean. According to the National Hurricane Center, an area of low pressure about 500 miles east of...