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A Comic-Con without Marvel, HBO gives others a chance to pop

Jul. 19, 2018 12:15 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Comic-Con fans know one thing to be true: Where there is fun, there's usually a line that precedes it. And hours before the annual pop culture convention officially kicked off Wednesday night in San Diego, there were lines everywhere — to get onto the convention floor to buy...

Star CB Darrelle Revis retiring after 11 NFL seasons

Jul. 18, 2018 4:22 PM EDT

Revis Island is closed for business. Darrelle Revis, a star cornerback with the New York Jets and a Super Bowl winner with their archrivals, the New England Patriots, has retired. Revis announced Wednesday on social media that he was ending an 11-season career that included four All-Pro selections. "Today, I am...

The Latest: Bregman named All-Star Game MVP for go-ahead HR

Jul. 18, 2018 12:16 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on baseball's All-Star Game (all times local): 12:08 a.m. Alex Bregman has been named the All-Star Game MVP for his go-ahead homer in the 10th inning that sent the American League to an 8-6 victory. Bregman's homer was one of a record-breaking 10 in the game, but it put the AL...

Nats-Orioles TV fees dispute likely to be reheard this fall

Jul. 17, 2018 9:03 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The long-running dispute between the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles over television rights fees likely will be reheard by a committee of baseball executives this fall. A New York State Supreme Court justice in 2015 threw out a 2012 arbitration decision that said the...

San Francisco bans tour buses from 'Full House' residence

Jul. 17, 2018 8:18 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tour buses will no longer be swinging by a San Francisco house made famous in the popular 1990s sitcom "Full House." The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency voted Tuesday to ban commercial vehicles from Broderick Street after neighbors complained. Vehicles that seat nine or...

Robin Williams speaks for himself in new HBO documentary

Jul. 17, 2018 5:53 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — When filmmaker Marina Zenovich sought to make a documentary about Robin Williams, she found that she could do it largely in the late comedian's own voice. "Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind," uses a wealth of archival footage to put viewers inside his thought process — mirroring a...

World Cup finale reaches 16 million viewers in U.S.

Jul. 17, 2018 4:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The World Cup soccer final where France defeated Croatia was seen by just over 16 million people in the United States on Sunday. While that made the Sunday morning telecast on Fox and Telemundo the most-watched program of the week, it represented a significant drop in viewership from the...

Nielsen's top prime-time programs for July 9-15

Jul. 17, 2018 4:32 PM EDT

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for July 9-15. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. "America's Got Talent" (Tuesday), NBC, 11.55 million. 2. "60 Minutes," CBS, 7.3 million. 3. "Celebrity Family Feud," ABC, 6.41 million. 4. "America's Got Talent" (Wednesday), 5.98 million. 5....

Portland chosen for self-driving car pilot program

Jul. 17, 2018 4:30 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine city is among seven municipalities that have been selected to help test self-driving car technology. The Portland Press Herald reports Washington-based transportation technology firm Inrix announced Tuesday that Portland would help pilot the AV Road Rules program. Inrix says...

Pop TV: Dr. Pimple Popper now has her own reality TV show

Jul. 17, 2018 12:38 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The online video star named Dr. Pimple Popper, who films herself squeezing pus from acne, is a different kind of voyeur when she's off the clock. Dr. Sandra Lee likes to search for mukbangs, a Korean term for people who film themselves eating large amounts of food while interacting with the...