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'Black Panther' wins top honor at SAG Awards, 'Maisel' soars

Jan. 28, 2019 12:44 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — "Black Panther" took the top award at Sunday's 25th Screen Actors Guild Awards, giving Ryan Coogler's superhero sensation its most significant awards-season honor yet and potentially setting up Wakanda for a major role at next month's Academy Awards. The two leading Oscar nominees —...

Mitchell Zuckoff is writing book about 9-11 terror attacks

Jan. 17, 2019 7:46 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A best-selling author and former Boston Globe reporter is completing a project about the September 11 terrorist attacks. Mitchell Zuckoff's "Fall and Rise: The Story of 9/11" will be released April 30, HarperCollins Publishing announced Thursday. Zuckoff wrote about the 2001 attacks for the...

FBI: Texas bomber had no known links to terror, hate groups

Jan. 15, 2019 3:42 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The FBI has determined that the man suspected in a series of bombings in Austin last year had no known links to terror organizations or hate groups, but a motive for the attacks remains a mystery. Mark Conditt had no accomplices or any "recognized ideology" when he launched the deadly...

Australian actor McLachlan charged with indecent assault

Jan. 11, 2019 3:53 AM EST

SYDNEY (AP) — Australian actor Craig McLachlan has been charged with eight counts of indecent assault and one count of common assault after being accused of sexual misconduct by three women who worked with him in a stage musical. Police in Victoria state on Friday said a 53-year-old man, identified by news...

Golden Globes another sign of value of Asian inclusion

Jan. 5, 2019 12:42 PM EST

The Golden Globe Awards is set to feel like a major evolution from its 2015 broadcast, when comedian Margaret Cho's appearance as a North Korean film journalist who spoke in heavily accented English was slammed by some as awkward and racist. Cho was the only Asian on stage the entire evening. Sunday's show will...

'Death Wish' author Brian Garfield dead at 79

Jan. 3, 2019 7:53 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — "Death Wish" novelist Brian Garfield, whose murderous classic about a right-wing vigilante launched a film franchise starring Charles Bronson, has died at age 79. Garfield died "peacefully" on Dec. 29 at his home in Pasadena, California, literary agent Judy Coppage said. He is survived by...