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David Spade: Family coming together after Kate Spade's death

Jul. 20, 2018 8:53 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Just a month after funeral services for his sister-in-law, comic-actor David Spade was back to business, promoting his new movie. But he also offered a few words about his family tragedy. Fashion designer Kate Spade was married to David's brother, entrepreneur Andy Spade. Kate Spade...

4 indicted in Florida shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion

Jul. 19, 2018 10:45 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida grand jury has indicted four men on first-degree murder and armed robbery charges in the shooting death of emerging rap star XXXTentacion. Broward County panel formally charged Dedrick Williams, 22; Michael Boatwright, 22; Trayvon Newsome, 20; and Robert Allen, 22, on...

4 indicted in Florida shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion

Jul. 19, 2018 8:18 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida grand jury has indicted four men on first-degree murder and armed robbery charges in the shooting death of emerging rap star XXXTentacion. Broward County panel formally charged Dedrick Williams, 22; Michael Boatwright, 22; Trayvon Newsome, 20; and Robert Allen, 22, on...

Brazilian police arrest 'Dr. Bumbum' after patient dies

Jul. 19, 2018 7:27 PM EDT

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Police arrested celebrity plastic surgeon Denis Cesar Barros Furtado on Thursday, five days after he went on the run following the death of a patient he gave injections to enlarge her buttocks. Known as "Dr. Bumbum" — Brazilian slang for backside, Furtado was arrested at an...

Mark Hayes, 1977 Players Championship winner, dies at 69

Jul. 19, 2018 2:48 AM EDT

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — Mark Hayes, who won The Players Championship among this three PGA Tour titles and was the first player to shoot 63 in the British Open, has died. He was 69. Hayes died Monday in Edmond, brother Larry Hayes said. He had early onset Alzheimer's Disease. Hayes won the fourth edition of...

Trump, Melania Trump mourn fallen Secret Service agent

Jul. 18, 2018 1:52 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump paid their respects Wednesday to the family of a Secret Service agent who died in Scotland while supporting their overseas trip. Special Agent Nole E. Remagen suffered a stroke Monday during Trump's trip to Belgium, England, Scotland and...

Don McAuliffe, star of '52 Michigan State title team, dies

Jul. 17, 2018 7:46 PM EDT

Former Michigan State running back Don McAuliffe, a fighter in his youth, battled to the very end. The captain of Michigan State's undefeated 1952 national championship team died Saturday in La Jolla, California, according to Kevin McAuliffe, his oldest son. He was 90. McAuliffe finished eighth in the 1952...

Gabe Rivera, Texas Tech star left paralyzed, dies at 57

Jul. 17, 2018 5:03 PM EDT

Gabe Rivera, the overpowering "Senor Sack" lineman for Texas Tech who was paralyzed in a car accident while a Pittsburgh Steelers rookie, has died. He was 57. The university on Tuesday confirmed Rivera's death. He had been living in San Antonio with his wife, Nancy, who told KENS-TV her husband had taken ill last...

Mike Kudla, former star Ohio State defensive end, dies at 34

Jul. 17, 2018 2:05 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Mike Kudla, a star defensive end who played on Ohio State's 2002 national championship team, has died. He was 34. The northeastern Ohio school district where he played in high school posted on Twitter on Monday that he died Sunday. The cause was not disclosed. Kudla was named...

2 arrested in fatal shooting after 2016 Meek Mill concert

Jul. 16, 2018 1:16 PM EDT

WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) — Two men have been arrested in connection with the shooting deaths of two people outside a 2016 Meek Mill concert in Connecticut. Police on Monday said 23-year-old Kyle Hampton, of North Haven, and 33-year-old Tivon Edwards, of New Haven, face first-degree manslaughter and other...