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Press groups condemn killing of Honduras journalist

Mar. 19, 2019 10:54 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Press groups are condemning the weekend slaying of a Honduran television journalist. The InterAmerican Press Association says Gabriel Hernandez was shot to death Sunday in the southern province of Valle. The 54-yer-old Hernandez hosted the "The People Speak" program on Canal Valle TV and...

Unusual 'Bachelor' finale pays off for ABC in ratings race

Mar. 19, 2019 4:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — An unusual ending to ABC's long-running attempted love matches on "The Bachelor" paid off for the network. Both parts of the finale to the 23rd edition of the series hit the Nielsen company's top 10 last week, as bachelor Colton Underwood — who started his reign as a virgin —...

Jeanine Pirro case squeezes Fox News in two directions

Mar. 19, 2019 4:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The apparent suspension of Jeanine Pirro is squeezing Fox News Channel in two directions. A prominent Muslim-American civil rights organization is calling for advertisers to boycott Fox News, while another group is petitioning to have the weekend host reinstated. Pirro wasn't on the air...

The Latest: Death toll in mosque attacks rises to 50

Mar. 16, 2019 5:37 PM EDT

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The Latest on shootings at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand (all times local): 10:05 a.m. Sunday New Zealand police say they have found another body at one of the mosques that was attacked, raising the death toll in the shootings to 50. New Zealand Police Commissioner...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Mar. 16, 2019 3:58 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Sen. Chris Coons, D-Del. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, a Democratic candidate for president; Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va. ___...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Mar. 15, 2019 8:46 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — To be announced. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, a Democratic candidate for president; Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va. ___ CNN's...

Local TV journalist killed in eastern Afghanistan

Mar. 15, 2019 3:37 PM EDT

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Police say a local TV journalist was shot and killed in eastern Afghanistan, less than a week after a journalist in the southern Helmand province was wounded by a sticky bomb attached to his car. Abdul Rahman, a police officer in the eastern Khost province, says Sultan Mahmoud...

No body double: Trump blasts #FakeMelania theories

Mar. 13, 2019 5:09 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is not amused by the #FakeMelania conspiracy theories circulating on social media. He spun off a new theory on Wednesday to debunk the idea that there's a body double of his wife who steps in for her at times. The "fake news" did it, he claimed without evidence....

Teen at center of viral encounter sues CNN over reporting

Mar. 13, 2019 5:05 PM EDT

COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky teen at the heart of a January encounter with a Native American activist at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington has sued CNN for $275 million, alleging the Cable News Network falsely labeled him a racist who instigated a threatening confrontation. The attorneys for...

Carlson comments signal brawl for advertisers

Mar. 13, 2019 3:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — This week's controversy over statements made by Fox News Channel's Tucker Carlson is as much about a high-stakes battle over the network's financial future as it is over what he said on a radio show a decade ago. The liberal advocacy group Media Matters for America this week released two...