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Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 19-25

Aug. 13, 2018 12:57 PM EDT

Aug. 19: Actor L.Q. Jones ("The Virginian") is 91. Actress Debra Paget ("Love Me Tender") is 85. Actress Diana Muldaur ("Star Trek: The Next Generation") is 80. Drummer Ginger Baker (Cream, Blind Faith) is 79. Singer Johnny Nash is 78. Actress Jill St. John is 78. Singer Billy J. Kramer is 75. Country...

Kavanaugh's record on EPA rules worries environmental groups

Aug. 6, 2018 12:19 AM EDT

Environmental groups were not going to be happy with anyone President Donald Trump picked for the Supreme Court. But the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh has them especially worried. A conservative who would replace the more moderate Justice Anthony Kennedy, Kavanaugh has a record of slapping back...

Top court nominee has long knocked back environmental rules

Aug. 5, 2018 2:28 PM EDT

Environmental groups were not going to be happy with anyone President Donald Trump picked for the Supreme Court. But the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh has them especially worried. A conservative who would replace the more moderate Justice Anthony Kennedy, Kavanaugh has a record of slapping back...

Rossi wins pole for Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio

Jul. 28, 2018 5:03 PM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ohio (AP) — Alexander Rossi won his third pole of the season Saturday, leading qualifying for the Honda Indy 200 at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Rossi, the 2016 Indianapolis 500 winner, denied Will Power his third pole at the Lexington, Ohio, course. His NAPA Auto Parts Honda had a one-lap...

Today in History

Jul. 19, 2018 12:02 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Thursday, July 19, the 200th day of 2018. There are 165 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 19, 1980, the Moscow Summer Olympics began, minus dozens of nations that were boycotting the games because of the Soviet military intervention in Afghanistan. On this...

Catholic order reaches $1M settlement over sexual abuse

Jul. 17, 2018 10:41 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A Roman Catholic order has agreed to pay $1 million to eight people who say they were sexually abused by two priests in Massachusetts. The Boston Globe reports attorney Mitchell Garabedian said Tuesday the settlement with his clients and the Order of Saint Augustine was decided last month....

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 22-28

Jul. 16, 2018 1:31 PM EDT

July 22: Actor Orson Bean ("Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman") is 90. Actress Louise Fletcher is 84. Actor Terence Stamp is 80. Game-show host Alex Trebek is 78. Singer George Clinton is 77. Singer-actor Bobby Sherman is 75. Actor Danny Glover is 72. Writer-director Paul Schrader is 72. Singer Don Henley is 71....

Actress Betty Buckley wants to 'make America happy again'

Jun. 22, 2018 12:41 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There's busy. And then there's Betty Buckley busy. The veteran singer and actress began the month with four nights of concerts in New York celebrating the release of her new live album, "Hope." Buckley appeared earlier this week on the season finale of The CW's "Supergirl," and will be...

California lawmakers push diversity through film tax credit

Jun. 19, 2018 2:29 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers passed legislation Monday that puts more conditions on state film tax credits to encourage better sexual harassment reporting and diverse hiring amid revelations of misconduct and discrimination in the movie industry. The legislation would require feature film...