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The Latest: Paddleboarder dies in storm-swollen channel

Feb. 14, 2019 10:41 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on storms hitting the West (all times local): 7:30 p.m. The storm pounding California may have claimed a second life. Authorities in Escondido, northeast of San Diego, recovered the body Thursday of a man who witnesses say had been paddle-boarding down the surging current in a...

Spielberg, Gaga, sign get-well card for Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Feb. 14, 2019 2:59 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Spielberg, Lady Gaga, Spike Lee and Glenn Close have a message for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Get well soon. They and three dozen Hollywood A-listers, from Bradley Cooper to Quincy Jones, have signed a card that's being overnighted to Ginsburg on Thursday. The...

People magazine names the most stylish stars

Feb. 13, 2019 8:47 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — They are the A-listers who wow on the red carpet. Ahead of the Academy Awards on Wednesday, People magazine released its list of Hollywood's most stylish stars. The magazine calls Lupita Nyong'o a trailblazing beauty and Emma Stone the modern romantic. Nicole Kidman is the elegant icon,...

Do Bryan Singer allegations hurt 'Bohemian's' Oscar chances?

Feb. 9, 2019 9:21 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Director Bryan Singer hasn't been involved with the Queen biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody" for over a year, but with a fresh exposé alleging that he sexually assaulted minors and the British Academy of Film and Television Arts "suspending" his nomination, will he be the film's Oscars...

Man pleads no contest to stalking Rihanna at Hollywood home

Feb. 7, 2019 7:45 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who authorities say broke into Rihanna's Hollywood Hills home and spent 12 hours there when she was not home has pleaded no contest to stalking the singer. Los Angeles County prosecutors said Thursday that 27-year-old Eduardo Leon of Fullerton entered the plea to felony counts of...

The Latest: Syracuse lands DL who signed early with Miami

Feb. 6, 2019 4:13 PM EST

The Latest on national signing day (all times Eastern): 3:40 p.m. Syracuse has signed defensive lineman Jason Munoz, a nice get for coach Dino Babers, whose Orange won 10 games and finished ranked No. 15. Munoz, of Hollywood, Florida, originally inked with Miami during the early signing period but changed his...

Dress Monroe wore to announce DiMaggio split to be auctioned

Feb. 6, 2019 10:37 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The black dress that a distraught Marilyn Monroe wore to a 1954 press conference announcing her separation from baseball legend Joe DiMaggio less than a year after she married him is going up for auction. The simple wool dress with a zippered turtleneck front will be up for bidding...

Defendant in deputy's shooting accused of trying to mail pot

Feb. 4, 2019 5:53 AM EST

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A man awaiting trial in the 2016 shooting of an Alabama deputy is now accused of trying to mail marijuana from California to Birmingham. Al.com reports 27-year-old Dejuan Rashad Dedrick is awaiting extradition to Alabama. Burbank police Sgt. Derek Green said Friday that a male...

Jussie Smollett strikes emotional chord: Attackers won't win

Feb. 3, 2019 3:46 AM EST

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Jussie Smollett was blunt, emotional and defiantly determined Saturday night at a Southern California concert some urged him not to play, telling the crowd before singing a note that he had to go on with the show because he couldn't let his attackers win. "The most important...

Marvel's Stan Lee gets hero worship at Hollywood memorial

Jan. 31, 2019 9:24 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Army bugler played a mournful taps at a Hollywood memorial for Stan Lee, and military bagpipers sent a solemn "Amazing Grace" into the air. Standing respectfully around them was another group in its own impeccable uniforms: Lee fans dressed as Black Panther, Wolverine and other...