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Stapleton wins at CMA Awards, honors Borderline bar victims

Nov. 14, 2018 9:30 PM EST

Chris Stapleton is cleaning house, as usual, at the 2018 Country Music Association Awards. The singer-songwriter, who has won at the CMAs every year since 2015, picked up two awards during the show Wednesday night, including single and song of the year for his Grammy-winning hit, "Broken Halos." When he won...

3rd body found in Southern California fire zone

Nov. 14, 2018 9:14 PM EST

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — A body was found in a burned home Wednesday, and authorities were investigating to determine if it's the third victim of a huge wildfire in Southern California that destroyed hundreds of homes. Two deaths were previously linked to the weeklong blaze in Ventura and Los Angeles counties...

Idris Elba's daughter named Golden Globe Ambassador

Nov. 14, 2018 8:54 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Idris Elba's daughter has been chosen as the Golden Globe Ambassador to assist with the glitzy awards ceremony. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced Wednesday that 16-year-old Isan Elba will assume the ambassador title for the 76th annual Golden Globes Awards in January. Her...

BTS's agency apologizes over band member's A-bomb shirt

Nov. 14, 2018 8:52 PM EST

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The agency for K-pop superstars BTS apologized Wednesday for members wearing a T-shirt depicting the explosion of an atomic bomb and a hat with a Nazi emblem. Japanese TV broadcasters recently canceled or stopped discussions on appearances in that country after images went viral...

The Latest: CMA Awards begin with moment of silence

Nov. 14, 2018 8:11 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — The Latest on the presentation of the Country Music Association Awards being presented Wednesday at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee (all times local): 7:10 p.m. The 2018 Country Music Association Awards have started with Garth Brooks leading a solemn tribute to the...

Analysis: Tales of reinvention abound in Oscars race

Nov. 14, 2018 7:25 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — F. Scott Fitzgerald, who said there are no second acts in American lives, might have felt differently had he seen this year's Oscar race. In mid-November, there is much solidifying, scrapping and self-promotion to come (not to mention a few potential awards heavyweights). But most of the...

Appeals court hears case of ex-Saints star Smith's killer

Nov. 14, 2018 6:15 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A defense attorney for the man convicted of killing retired New Orleans Saints star Will Smith in 2016 has told a Louisiana appellate court that his client deserves a new trial, in part because of evidence that surfaced after trial that he said lends credibility to Cardell Hayes'...

The Latest: Judges hear arguments for killer of ex-NFL star

Nov. 14, 2018 5:33 PM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on an appeal court hearing in the case of Cardell Hayes, convicted of manslaughter in the 2016 death of former New Orleans Saints star Will Smith (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A lawyer says a manslaughter conviction should be overturned for the man who fatally shot retired New...

Mana to be honored as Latin Grammys' Person of the Year

Nov. 14, 2018 5:16 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mexican rock band Mana will be honored as the Latin Recording Academy's 2018 Person of the Year in a star-studded concert Wednesday, the eve of the Latin Grammy Awards ceremony. Lead vocalist Fher Olvera, drummer Alex Gonzalez, guitarist Sergio Vallin and bass player Juan Calleros will be...

Watson reinstated to Predators' roster after suspension

Nov. 14, 2018 4:58 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Forward Austin Watson has been reinstated to the Predators' roster after serving an 18-game suspension for domestic abuse, and he issued a statement apologizing to everyone for the June incident that cost him the start of the season. Watson issued the statement Wednesday through the...