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Rihanna to headline the next Super Bowl halftime show

Sep. 25, 2022 17:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna will take center stage at February's Super Bowl halftime show. The singer, who declined to perform in the 2019 Super Bowl halftime show out of solidarity with Colin Kaepernick, will headline the 2023 Super Bowl, the NFL announced Sunday along with Jay-Z's...

Ex-Kansas police detective charged with preying on women

Sep. 15, 2022 22:04 PM EDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A former Kansas City, Kansas, police detective who has long been accused of sexually preying on Black women during criminal investigations was indicted Thursday on charges that he sexually abused two women, the FBI said. Roger Golubski, 69, was arrested at his...

New this week: 'Me Time,' DJ Khaled and Sylvester Stallone

Aug. 22, 2022 10:02 AM EDT

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — As an action star, Sylvester Stallone's most iconic characters — Rocky Balboa, Rambo — have...

Defaced colorful art installation near Vegas to be cleaned

Jul. 31, 2022 13:16 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Stephanie Heiner arrives at the Seven Magic Mountains public art exhibit on the outskirts of Las Vegas and shakes her head in disbelief at the mess. The desert art installation of seven towers of colorfully painted boulders standing up to 35 feet high, and with the...

Big 12's new boss Yormark learning NCAA issues in real time

Jul. 31, 2022 12:57 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — New Big 12 Commissioner Brett Yormark is learning the NCAA's issues in real time and during a period of sweeping change and uncertainty. While Monday is Yormark's first day working full-time out of the Big 12 office, leaving behind Jay-Z’s Roc Nation, the...

New commish: Big 12 open for business amid realignment talk

Jul. 13, 2022 13:41 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — New Big 12 Commissioner Brett Yormark declared the league “open for business," saying that while nothing is imminent all options will be considered as he takes over with conference realignment again shaking college sports. Yormark made his introductory...

Big 12 picks Roc Nation's Brett Yormark as next commissioner

Jun. 29, 2022 11:44 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Brett Yormark, an executive with Jay-Z's Roc Nation and former CEO of the Brooklyn Nets, was named Big 12 commissioner Wednesday, another unconventional hire by a major conference amid the rapidly changing landscape of college athletics. Yormark is taking over for Bob...