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This combination of photos shows, from left, Lizzo performing at the Voodoo Music Experience in New Orleans on Oct. 27, 2018, Lil Nas X performing

Dark cloud looms over new artists celebrating at Grammys

Jan. 26, 2020 9:16 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lizzo, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X are walking into what should be one of the most exciting days of their careers as they attend their first-ever Grammy Awards on Sunday, where they are the top-nominated acts. But 10 days before arguably the biggest night in music, the industry erupted...

Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R driver Renger van der Zande competes on the track during the Rolex 24-hour auto race at Daytona International Speedway, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, in Daytona Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Terry Renna)

Briscoe blows red light to earn costly penalty in Rolex 24

Jan. 26, 2020 8:35 AM EST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Ryan Briscoe missed a red light at the end of pit road that could cost Wayne Taylor Racing a second consecutive victory in the Rolex 24 at Daytona. The Taylor team was well in control of the race early Sunday morning until the fourth caution bunched the field and sent teams to...

Sean Combs walks on stage to accept the 2020 Industry Icon award at the Pre-Grammy Gala And Salute To Industry Icons at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP)

Diddy calls out Grammys and demands change in fiery speech

Jan. 26, 2020 7:03 AM EST

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Sean “Diddy” Combs called out the Grammy Awards for dissing rap and R&B stars in its major categories in a blazing speech that earned him a standing ovation from Beyoncé, Jay-Z and several other music industry players. At the end of his 50-minute speech...

Spanish film director Pedro Almodovar poses with his trophy after winning the best film award for

Almodóvar, Banderas triumph with “Pain and Glory” at Goyas

Jan. 26, 2020 6:45 AM EST

MADRID (AP) — Pedro Almodóvar’s “Pain and Glory” swept the top prizes at the Spanish Film Academy's Goya Awards, including best picture, best director and a best actor victory for Antonio Banderas. “Pain and Glory” is nominated for an Academy Award in the best...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., Democratic presidential candidate, speaks during a town hall meeting Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, in Muscatine, Iowa. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Volatility defines Democratic race as candidates flood Iowa

Jan. 25, 2020 10:39 PM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates roared back into Iowa on Saturday touting fresh endorsements, critiquing their rivals and predicting victories in the caucuses that will soon launch the process of deciding who will challenge President Donald Trump. Sen. Elizabeth Warren said she...

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) defends against Dallas Mavericks forward Dorian Finney-Smith (10) in the second half during an NBA basketball game Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Jazz rally past Mavericks 112-107, have won 14 of 15

Jan. 25, 2020 9:13 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Once again, Rudy Gobert was there to clean up the mess. On the final few possessions, the two-time Defensive Player of the Year made a tip-in, blocked a layup just before it hit the glass, got a key rebound and made a free throw. In all, Gobert had 22 points, 17 rebounds and five...

Davis/White, Meissner, Casey entering skating Hall of Fame

Jan. 25, 2020 2:34 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — As they enter the U.S. Figure Skating Hall of Fame, Meryl Davis and Charlie White ponder just who they are joining in receiving one of the highest honors in their sport. “One of the things that makes it so special is we are friends with and respect so much so many previous...

FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2020 file photo, actress Salma Hayek attends the world premiere of

Salma Hayek apologizes for praising controversial new novel

Jan. 25, 2020 1:11 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Salma Hayek is apologizing for promoting a controversial new novel, Jeanine Cummins' “American Dirt,” without actually reading it. “American Dirt,” published Tuesday, tells the story of a Mexican woman and her 8-year-old son fleeing to the U.S. border after...

Morneau elected to Minnesota Twins Hall of Fame

Jan. 25, 2020 11:32 AM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Twins first baseman Justin Morneau has been elected to the club's Hall of Fame. Morneau will be inducted during a ceremony at Target Field before the May 23 game against the Chicago White Sox. Morneau played 14 seasons in the major leagues, including 11 with the Twins from 2003...

Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands celebrates after defeating Kazakhstan's Zarina Diyas in their third round singles match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

The Latest: Bertens' win closes women's 3rd Rd in Australia

Jan. 25, 2020 7:19 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local): 11:10 a.m. No. 9 seed Kiki Bertens has reached the Australian Open's fourth round for the first time. Bertens closed out the women's third round at Melbourne Park by beating Zarina Diyas 6-2, 7-6 (3). Bertens compiled a 35-19...