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Roberta Flack cuts short her appearance at Apollo Theater

Apr. 21, 2018 2:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Roberta Flack has been rushed to a hospital after cutting short her appearance at Harlem's Apollo Theater because she was not feeling well. TMZ reports the 81-year-old singer was taken to Harlem Hospital in an ambulance Friday evening. Flack apparently felt dizzy as she was about to receive...

Vive la France: Trump hosts glitzy White House state dinner

Apr. 21, 2018 2:35 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Now it's President Donald Trump's turn to pull off the ultimate charm offensive. Wined and dined on multiple state visits during his tour of Asia last year, Trump is paying it forward and celebrating nearly 250 years of U.S.-French relations by playing host to President Emmanuel Macron at...

'CHiPs' TV star Estrada donates police dog to Idaho agency

Apr. 21, 2018 2:35 PM EDT

ST. ANTHONY, Idaho (AP) — "CHiPs" actor Erik Estrada has donated a drug dog to an east Idaho police agency where he's a reserve police officer. The Rexburg Standard Journal report ed in a story on Friday that the star of the 1970s TV series about California Highway Patrol officers donated a 3-year-old...

Queen Elizabeth II to attend pop concert for 92nd birthday

Apr. 21, 2018 2:13 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her 92nd birthday with a Saturday night concert in London featuring British singers such as Sting, Tom Jones and Jamie Cullum. Kylie Minogue, Shaggy and Craig David also are set to perform for the "Queen's Birthday Party" at Royal Albert Hall. Elizabeth...

Barbara Bush was 'first lady of the greatest generation'

Apr. 21, 2018 1:59 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Barbara Bush was the "first lady of the greatest generation." Addressing former presidents, ambassadors and hundreds of other mourners inside the nation's largest Episcopal church on Saturday, historian Jon Meacham recalled Barbara Bush's quick wit that made her so popular. He also spoke of...

Accepting rights award, Kaepernick decries 'lawful lynching'

Apr. 21, 2018 1:33 PM EDT

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Amnesty International gave former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick its Ambassador of Conscience Award on Saturday for his kneeling protest of racial injustice that launched a sports movement and might have cost him his job. Onetime San Francisco 49ers teammate Eric Reid presented...

Protester faces charges for vandalism at NRA lobbyist's home

Apr. 21, 2018 9:05 AM EDT

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Protesters are targeting the northern Virginia home of the National Rifle Association's top lobbyist and say the protests will continue. In one case, court records show Patricia Hill of Lincoln, Nebraska, has been charged with misdemeanor destruction of property outside the home of...

Police: Stalker broke into Taylor Swift's NYC home, took nap

Apr. 20, 2018 10:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a stalker broke into Taylor Swift's New York City townhouse and took a nap. Police say officers investigating a reported break-in Friday found 22-year-old Roger Alvarado asleep in the pop star's home in the Tribeca neighborhood. Alvarado, of Homestead, Florida, was arrested on...

Trump lawyer must say why he wants porn star's case delayed

Apr. 20, 2018 10:07 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — President Donald Trump's personal lawyer must declare in writing that his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination may be jeopardized if legal proceedings aren't delayed in a lawsuit filed by porn actress Stormy Daniels, a judge said Friday. U.S. Judge S. James Otero in Los...

The Latest: Stormy Daniels' ex-lawyer cooperating in inquiry

Apr. 20, 2018 9:39 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit by porn actress Stormy Daniels who says she had an affair with President Donald Trump (all times local): 6:40 p.m. An attorney who previously represented porn actress Stormy Daniels has been contacted by federal investigators looking into the personal business...