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Eddie Murphy, off the couch, is rejuvenated by 'Dolemite'

Oct. 1, 2019 4:38 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Eddie Murphy is very fond of his couch. He talks about it a lot. It's where, according to Murphy, he's spent much of his last few years, in a happy retreat from the public eye. He's a natural homebody, content to stick close to his Los Angeles home with his family (he has 10 kids) around...

Ricky Williams' 1998 Heisman Trophy up for sale at auction

Sep. 30, 2019 7:21 PM EDT

Brian Hobbs remembers getting a call in 2014 to let him know Ricky Williams was interested in selling his Heisman Trophy. An avid sports memorabilia collector, Hobbs drove from his home in Tallahassee, Florida, to meet Williams in Austin, Texas, where the former Longhorns star was finishing the undergraduate...

Vikings-Bears Preview Capsule

Sep. 26, 2019 10:32 AM EDT

MINNESOTA (2-1) at CHICAGO (2-1) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE — Bears by 2½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Minnesota 2-1; Chicago 1-2 SERIES RECORD — Vikings lead 60-54-2 LAST MEETING —Bears beat Vikings 24-10, Dec. 30, 2018 LAST WEEK — Vikings beat Raiders 34-14; Bears...

Raiders-Vikings Preview Capsule

Sep. 19, 2019 12:59 PM EDT

OAKLAND (1-1) at MINNESOTA (1-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE — Vikings by 8 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Oakland 1-1; Minnesota 1-1 SERIES RECORD — Raiders lead 10-5 LAST MEETING — Vikings beat Raiders 30-14, Nov. 15, 2015 LAST WEEK —Raiders lost to Chiefs 28-10; Vikings lost to...

Today in History

Sep. 18, 2019 12:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Sept. 18, the 261st day of 2019. There are 104 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 18, 1793, President George Washington laid the cornerstone of the U.S. Capitol. On this date: In 1850, Congress passed the Fugitive Slave Act, which created a force of...

Today in History

Sep. 16, 2019 12:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, Sept. 16, the 259th day of 2019. There are 106 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Sept. 16, 2001, President George W. Bush, speaking on the South Lawn of the White House, said there was "no question" Osama bin Laden and his followers were the prime suspects...

Lawyer: Slain immigrant likely didn't understand police

Aug. 28, 2019 6:56 PM EDT

ROSEMEAD, Calif. (AP) — A Chinese immigrant fatally shot by a Southern California police officer as he hid behind a door during a raid on a marijuana growing operation didn't speak English and likely didn't understand he was being told to show his hands, lawyers for the man's family said Wednesday in...

Correction: Trump-Asian American Voters story

Aug. 28, 2019 5:17 PM EDT

In a story Aug. 21 about Trump and Asian American voters, The Associated Press misspelled Farhana Shifa's last name. It's Shifa, not Shah. A corrected version of the story is below: Trump's fake accent angers Asian Americans as they veer left President Donald Trump recently angered many Asian Americans when he...

'Coward': Epstein accusers pour out their anger in court

Aug. 27, 2019 8:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — One by one, 16 women who say they were sexually abused by Jeffrey Epstein poured out their anger Tuesday, lashing out at him as a coward and a manipulator, after a judge gave them the day in court they were denied when he killed himself behind bars. "The fact I will never have a chance to...

Publisher confirms Halperin book despite intense criticism

Aug. 19, 2019 5:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Halperin's planned book about the 2020 election has been officially announced amid protests that the "Game Change" co-author hasn't earned a second chance since facing multiple allegations of sexual harassment. Regan Arts announced Monday that "How To Beat Trump" will come out in...