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Civil rights lawyer John Burris confronts police narratives

Sep. 30, 2022 00:03 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Before John Burris became the go-to lawyer for Northern California families grieving a loved one killed by police, the civil rights legend was a child suspicious of the Santa Claus narrative. He didn't understand why Santa was white. He was confused by...

Father, teenage son charged in killing of rapper PnB Rock

Sep. 29, 2022 20:54 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who was arrested in Las Vegas on Thursday, and his 17-year-old son, were charged with murder in the fatal shooting of rapper PnB Rock at a South Los Angeles restaurant, authorities said. An FBI-led fugitive task force took 40-year-old Freddie Lee Trone...

Do the 'Time Warp' again — 'Rocky Horror' show will travel

Sep. 29, 2022 17:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Grab your toilet paper. Bring a flashlight. Don't forget a newspaper — or your fishnets. A touring, interactive version of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” is hitting the road to celebrate the cult film's birthday with screenings, live shadow casts, the...

Editorial Roundup: Mississippi

Sep. 29, 2022 17:08 PM EDT

Greenwood Commonwealth. September 27, 2022. Editorial: Sports Reporters Down On Favre Stories about NFL legend Brett Favre and former Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant have been dismal in recent weeks as text messages and other revelations about misspent welfare money...

'Gangsta's Paradise' rapper Coolio dies at age 59

Sep. 29, 2022 15:10 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coolio, the rapper who was among hip-hop's biggest names of the 1990s with hits including “Gangsta's Paradise” and “Fantastic Voyage,” died Wednesday at age 59, his manager said. Coolio died at the Los Angeles home of a friend, longtime manager Jarez...

Hundreds line up to pay respects to late queen in Windsor

Sep. 29, 2022 09:19 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Hundreds of royal fans lined up outside Windsor Castle for the chance to pay their final respects to Queen Elizabeth II as the chapel where the late monarch was buried opened to the public Thursday for the first time since her death. The queen's death certificate says...

Model fearing Myanmar military heads to asylum in Canada

Sep. 29, 2022 00:01 AM EDT

BANGKOK (AP) — A fashion model from Myanmar who feared being arrested by the country's military government if she was forced back home from exile has arrived in Canada, which she says has granted her asylum. Thaw Nandar Aung, also known as Han Lay, left on a flight from Bangkok’s...

Coolio, rapper who won Grammy for hit 'Gangsta's Paradise,' dies at 59, manager says

Sep. 28, 2022 21:39 PM EDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coolio, rapper who won Grammy for hit 'Gangsta's Paradise,' dies at 59, manager says.

California woman charged with killing man over cat dispute

Sep. 28, 2022 21:30 PM EDT

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California woman has been charged with killing a man by ramming her car into him after accusing him of trying to run over a cat in the street, authorities said Wednesday. Hannah Star Esser, 20, was charged with murder in the death of Victor Anthony Luis,...

Titans look to address lack of second-half scoring

Sep. 28, 2022 18:41 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Scoring touchdowns early in games has not been an issue for the Tennessee Titans so far this season. The third and fourth quarters have been a big problem with the Titans outscored 57-7 combined after halftime over the first three games. ...