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Stephen Sanchez conjures jukeboxes and early rock n' roll on debut album 'Angel Face'

Sep. 21, 2023 11:38 AM EDT

For his debut record, “Angel Face,” Stephen Sanchez travels back in time with songs that you can imagine listening to in a Ford Thunderbird or watching a performance of on “The Ed Sullivan Show.” “Angel Face,” out Friday, is a concept album, about a fictional musician in...

Blinded by a Russian shell, a Ukrainian soldier couldn’t see his wedding. But he cried at new love

Sep. 19, 2023 20:20 PM EDT

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Blinded by a Russian mortar shell, Ukrainian veteran Ivan Soroka couldn't see his bride when she walked into his family home in a shoulderless white dress, a bouquet of white flowers in her right hand. But when Vladislava Ryabets, 25, stepped toward him,...

Norwegian princess to marry American self-professed shaman

Sep. 13, 2023 10:01 AM EDT

STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — The Norwegian king’s eldest child, Princess Märtha Louise, will marry her Hollywood partner, the self-professed shaman Durek Verrett, next summer, the couple announced Wednesday. King Harald V said in a statement that his family was “delighted to...

Sarah Burton, who designed Kate's royal wedding dress, to step down from Alexander McQueen

Sep. 11, 2023 22:18 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The fashion designer who created the wedding dress of Kate, the Princess of Wales, is stepping down as creative director at Alexander McQueen after two decades at the brand, luxury group Kering said Monday. Designer Sarah Burton had led the fashion house since 2010...

Movie Review: In ‘Big Fat Greek Wedding 3,’ the wedding’s in Greece and the formula feels ancient

Sep. 08, 2023 15:30 PM EDT

“We’re getting married!” This rather inevitable line crops up early in “My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3,” and if you’re like me, it will inspire mixed reactions. First: Wait, so soon? We didn’t know anyone was even engaged! And second: Phew, it’s about time! Because, just...

More than 60 people detained after a gay wedding in southern Nigeria

Aug. 29, 2023 10:14 AM EDT

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Police in Nigeria said Tuesday they detained at least 67 people celebrating a gay wedding in one of the largest mass detentions targeting homosexuality, which is outlawed in the West African country. The “gay suspects” were arrested in southern Delta...

Simone Biles wins a record 8th US Gymnastics title a full decade after her first

Aug. 27, 2023 23:36 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Simone Biles is not going to explain herself. Part of this is by design. Part of this is because she simply can't. When the gymnastics star is at her best, as she was on Sunday night while winning her record eighth U.S. championship, she feels like she's in...

Fruit grower who opposes same-sex marriage wins ruling over access to public market

Aug. 22, 2023 16:38 PM EDT

The rights of a Michigan fruit grower were violated when a city barred him from a seasonal market because of his opposition to same-sex weddings at his orchard, a judge said. East Lansing's decision to exclude Steve Tennes and Country Mill Farms in 2017 “constituted a burden on...

Days after his wedding, Jalen Brunson is on the court with USA Basketball.

Aug. 04, 2023 10:32 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jalen Brunson could be on his honeymoon right now. He’s playing for his country instead. Let this serve as incredible proof of how badly Brunson wanted to play for USA Basketball at the FIBA World Cup that starts later this month: He and his now-wife moved their...

Scott Hoying of Pentatonix celebrates love, goes solo with seven-track debut ‘Parallel’

Jul. 28, 2023 20:54 PM EDT

During a two-month break in the a cappella group Pentatonix ’s world tour, baritone Scott Hoying became a newlywed. He also went out on his own, with his most personal music to date. The 31-year-old Grammy winner sings from the heart about falling in love and losing his best...