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Harry and Meghan: Newest royal baby could be an American

Apr. 25, 2019 12:12 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — What would the founding fathers think? Almost 250 years after the United States launched a revolution to rid itself of the British royal family, the next royal baby could be an American. The idea that a scion of the former colonies would be seventh in line to succeed Queen Elizabeth II to the...

Chiefs' Hill maintains innocence in domestic violence case

Apr. 25, 2019 11:59 AM EDT

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs star receiver Tyreek Hill is maintaining his innocence after prosecutors declined to charge him in a domestic incident that involved his fiancee and their 3-year-old. Hill said in a statement released Thursday that his "son's health and happiness" is his "number one...

Bobby Rahal to be honored for motorsports contributions

Apr. 25, 2019 11:21 AM EDT

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — Three-time CART champion Bobby Rahal will be honored with the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for his contributions to motorsports. Rahal won the 1986 Indianapolis 500 and now is a co-owner of Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing in the IndyCar Series. Rahal also raced in Formula One and...

Attorneys for Patriots owner set to challenge sex video

Apr. 25, 2019 11:17 AM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft's high-profile attorneys normally don't handle second-degree misdemeanors like soliciting a prostitute, but that's only part of what he needs them to do. Their main job is to make sure the public never sees videos that police say show...

Prince Harry attends public event as royal baby wait goes on

Apr. 25, 2019 8:42 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry has attended a service commemorating war dead from Australia and New Zealand as he and his wife Meghan await the birth of their first child. Meghan is due to give birth soon, though the couple hasn't revealed the due date or their birth plans. Harry was a last-minute addition to...

Prince William meets New Zealand mosque attack responders

Apr. 25, 2019 3:10 AM EDT

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Britain's Prince William on Thursday met with some of the police officers and medics who were the first to respond to last month's mosque attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke of Cambridge arrived in Christchurch in the afternoon after earlier attending an Anzac Day...

Actor Michael Madsen charged with DUI after SUV hits pole

Apr. 24, 2019 11:47 PM EDT

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors on Wednesday charged Michael Madsen with two misdemeanor counts of drunken driving after the actor drove his SUV into a pole last month. Madsen, 61, has been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol within 10 years of another DUI offense and driving with .08%...

Ellen Burstyn, Ann Curry and others read at poetry benefit

Apr. 24, 2019 10:42 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Some nights remind you there's a poem for everyone. If you're a famous chef-restaurateur, such as Daniel Rose, you might offer a few lines about food, Dorianne Laux's "A Short History of the Apple." For the dancer-choreographer Savion Glover, there's Allison Joseph's tribute to a standby of...

Trump to keep fighting opioids 'until our job is done'

Apr. 24, 2019 7:34 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — President Donald Trump pledged on Wednesday to battle the deadly epidemic of opioid drug abuse "until our job is done," and he claimed progress even though it is unclear whether the crisis has diminished. Trump spoke at an annual conference of health, law enforcement, elected and other...

Ken Kercheval, beleaguered Cliff on 'Dallas,' dies at 83

Apr. 24, 2019 6:58 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ken Kercheval, who played perennial punching bag Cliff Barnes to Larry Hagman's scheming oil baron J.R. Ewing on the hit TV series "Dallas," has died. He was 83. Kercheval died Sunday in the city of Clinton in his native Indiana, said Jeff Fisher, his agent. The cause of death was being...