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Robertson's NBA title ring, other items being auctioned

Jul. 15, 2018 9:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar Robertson's 1971 NBA championship ring is among the basketball Hall of Famer's items being auctioned. Robertson's Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame ring and induction trophy, 11 of his NBA All-Star rings and his game-worn jerseys from the Milwaukee Bucks and University of...

John Cynn claims World Series of Poker title, wins $8.8M

Jul. 15, 2018 10:06 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The 2018 World Series of Poker champion is an Indiana resident and professional player who barely missed the cut for the final table two years ago. John Cynn won the series' marquee no-limit Texas Hold 'em main event Sunday in Las Vegas, surrounded by a cheering crowd that included his...

Bregman embracing All-Star attention

Jul. 14, 2018 6:25 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston third baseman Alex Bregman is a first time All-Star, will appear in his first Home Run Derby next week and has tried his hand at modeling to help promote a new art, fashion and music event during All-Star week called MLB Assembly. The Astros' rising star is embracing all these new...

Royal etiquette for the Trumps' visit: Don't kiss the queen

Jul. 12, 2018 7:36 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump is coming to Britain fresh from a confrontational NATO summit that featured stinging criticism of America's closest allies, but he's likely to tone down that stance when he takes tea Friday with Britain's Queen Elizabeth II. The president and his wife, Melania, are not...

US Navy now allows women to wear ponytails, lock hairstyles

Jul. 11, 2018 7:39 PM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Navy says it will now allow servicewomen to sport ponytails and other hairstyles, reversing a policy that long forbade females from letting their hair down. Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson said it makes the Navy more inclusive. Many black women had asked for...

Swinging '60s styles up for auction from Sharon Tate estate

Jul. 11, 2018 7:02 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mini-dresses and a wedding dress are among the items from estate of actress Sharon Tate are going up for auction. Tate starred in the 1967 film "Valley of the Dolls" and was the toast of the swinging '60s social scene. She was murdered in Los Angeles by the notorious Charles Manson cult...

US first lady welcomed in Belgium with music and fashion

Jul. 11, 2018 5:38 PM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — U.S. first lady Melania Trump returned to the international stage Wednesday as she mingled with the spouses of America's closest allies over classical music, fashion and chocolate. As President Donald Trump harangued Germany and other allies at a NATO summit in Brussels, his wife chatted...

Coach of England wins the nation's heart by being a nice guy

Jul. 10, 2018 2:13 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — In an age of tattoos, tongue piercings and tensions over Brexit, a soft-spoken man in a dark blue waistcoat and striped tie is uniting England amid dreams of victory in soccer's World Cup. Coach Gareth Southgate is the buttoned-down leader of a new generation of players who speak softly and...

Hero or Villain? Trump's court pick is in for a fight

Jul. 10, 2018 1:20 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — To hear Republicans tell it, Brett Kavanaugh is a skilled and well-respected judge who reveres the Constitution. To Democrats, he's a threat to women's reproductive rights and the Obama health care program. It's likely to become the most turbulent confirmation fight for a Supreme Court...

Toxic tanneries forced to move pollute new Bangladesh site

Jul. 6, 2018 10:17 AM EDT

SAVAR, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh tanneries prepping leather for shoes, belts, wallets and purses are dumping toxic chemicals into a river at a new industrial complex more than a year after the government shut them down for poisoning a different river and using child labor. "It's killing the river. The...