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Offset interruption of Cardi B at Rolling Loud spurs outrage

Dec. 16, 2018 6:45 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cardi B is asking the public to not bash Offset, who became the target of internet outrage after he interrupted her set at the Rolling Loud Festival in Los Angeles Saturday night and asked her to get back together with him. Cardi B on Sunday said in an Instagram video that she wishes...

Ponds scores 26 and St. John's goes to 9-0

Dec. 9, 2018 3:56 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Shomorie Ponds scored 18 of his 26 points in the second half and combined with Justin Simon for nine points in a game-ending run as undefeated St. John's fended off Princeton 89-74 on Sunday at the Madison Square Garden Holiday Festival. Princeton trailed by 19, 75-66, with eight minutes...

Cardi B, Pharrell, Kanye draw crowds during Art Basel Miami

Dec. 9, 2018 1:05 PM EST

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Royalty, Real Housewives and the fathers of two Kardashian babies were among the celebs that fanned out across Miami for a week of glamorous parties toasting the world's best artists during Art Basel. Less than 24 hours after announcing she was splitting from her husband, Cardi B...

Cardi B, Pharrell, Kanye draw crowds during Art Basel Miami

Dec. 8, 2018 12:06 PM EST

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Royalty, Real Housewives, and the fathers of two Kardashian babies were among the celebs that fanned out across Miami for a week of glamorous Art Basel parties toasting the world's best artists. Cardi B, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Travis Scott, Pharrell and Meek Mill performed. At Casa...

Serena Williams launches pop-up shop during Art Basel Miami

Dec. 6, 2018 4:50 PM EST

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Strong. Sophisticated. Sexy. Like the tennis champ herself, Serena Williams' fashion line is all about power moves and she's hoping it will also inspire woman to find their own voice. "I want everyone to be able to do that and to step into their power," she said Wednesday night at...

Chanel's Lagerfeld channels ancient Egypt with mini-Met Gala

Dec. 5, 2018 12:41 PM EST

A shiny and glamorous version of ancient Egypt ruled the evening — with entertainment royalty on the runway, too — as Chanel brought its traveling fashion show to New York and the famed Temple of Dendur at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Designer Karl Lagerfeld, a lover of lavish spectacles, chose...

Beyonce and other stars to perform at Mandela festival

Dec. 2, 2018 10:41 AM EST

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Beyonce and other international stars have gathered in South Africa for a charity concert honoring Nelson Mandela, a century after he was born. Pharrell Williams, Trevor Noah and Oprah Winfrey were among those headlining the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 at Johannesburg's FNB...

Red River rematch: Texas-OU away from fair for Big 12 title

Nov. 29, 2018 3:45 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Former Texas defensive end Cory Redding would have loved to have another shot at Oklahoma in his college career, especially in 2001 when the only loss for the Longhorns before the Big 12 championship game was to their Red River rival. But back then, the Big 12 still had 12 teams and...

Beyonce to perform at South African concert honoring Mandela

Nov. 28, 2018 12:45 PM EST

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Beyonce, Jay-Z and Ed Sheeran are among the stars scheduled to perform at a South African concert on Sunday in honor of the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela, a century after he was born. The Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 will be hosted in Johannesburg by South Africa's Motsepe...

19-year-old Yorkshire Terrier retires from 'The Nutcracker'

Nov. 22, 2018 3:10 PM EST

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — After more than 125 performances in "The Nutcracker" in Rhode Island, a 19-year-old Yorkshire terrier named Archie is leaving the stage. Festival Ballet Providence announced this week that its beloved "Nutcracker" dog is retiring. The ballet says Archie achieved stardom in his...