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New faces enter fray as California recall slowly takes shape

Jun. 08, 2021 18:22 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Six weeks after California officials announced that Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom would face an almost certain recall election that could drive him from office, the contest continues to be roiled by uncertainty and questions – even the date when it might take place...

A journey back through the Kardashians as their TV show ends

Jun. 06, 2021 07:14 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — It's almost time for all those famous Kardashians to shuffle off to Hulu and new projects as their 20-season reality TV mainstay comes to an end. But before they do, here's a journey back through the tears, tantrums and togetherness that propelled the...

Virginia gym owner to compete on kickboxing show in Bangkok

May. 30, 2021 09:12 AM EDT

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (AP) — There are few aspects of martial arts fighting that Jerome Wilson hasn’t learned in the past two decades. The 45-year-old specializes in Muay Thai, a sort of kickboxing combat sport developed in Thailand, and he’s been a trainer at gyms...

Bay Area mayor resigns amid new allegation of sexual assault

May. 21, 2021 18:46 PM EDT

WINDSOR, Calif. (AP) — After refusing to quit for more than a month, the mayor of a California wine country town who has been accused of sexual assault by nine women has resigned from the job. In a statement addressed to residents of the town of Windsor, Dominic...

Column: Tim Tebow's reality show heads back to the NFL

May. 21, 2021 15:36 PM EDT

Maybe Colin Kaepernick should learn a new position. Tight end, perhaps. From the looks of things, that appears to be a pathway back to the NFL for ex-quarterbacks who haven't played the game in a very long time. In case you missed...

Former girl group members unite on BET to form supergroup

May. 19, 2021 11:18 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — BET is forming the next big R&B girl group — with the help of members from platinum-selling ensembles like 702, Total, Danity Kane, 3LW, Blaque and Cherish. The reality show “BET Presents The Encore” will premiere June 9 and includes eight...

Black elite family drama 'Our Kind of People' set for fall

May. 17, 2021 18:36 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Affluent and well-connected Black families are the focus of “Our Kind of People,” a new Fox drama series from “Empire” creator Lee Daniels. Based on “Our Kind of People: Inside America's Black Upper Class," a 1999 nonfiction book by Lawrence...

Prosecutors ask to drop most charges in doctor rape case

May. 14, 2021 21:58 PM EDT

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — State prosecutors on Friday asked a judge to dismiss most sex crime charges filed against a reality TV doctor and his girlfriend, who are accused of drugging and raping several women at their Southern California home. The attorney general's...

Chrissy Teigen apologizes to Courtney Stodden for harassment

May. 13, 2021 15:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Chrissy Teigen has apologized for harassing a then-teenage Courtney Stodden online years ago. “Not a lot of people are lucky enough to be held accountable for all their past (expletive) in front of the entire world. I’m mortified and sad at who I...

'American Idol' contestant exits show amid video controversy

May. 13, 2021 10:10 AM EDT

A 16-year-old “American Idol” contestant has dropped out of the singing competition after a video circulated of him sitting next to someone wearing what appears to be a Ku Klux Klan hood. Caleb Kennedy, advanced into the Top 5, apologized for the video on Twitter and...