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Jeffrey Epstein faces trial by proxy: Ghislaine Maxwell

Nov. 15, 2021 08:56 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — After disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein died by suicide behind bars, a judge invited his accusers to court to vent their anger at a man they called a coward for taking his own life to escape accountability for sexually abusing them. The coming weeks...

Prosecutor: Ruggs drove 156 mph before fatal crash in Vegas

Nov. 03, 2021 22:44 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Raiders wide receiver Henry Ruggs III was driving at 156 mph with a blood-alcohol content twice Nevada’s legal limit before his sports car slammed into the rear of a vehicle that burned, killing a 23-year-old woman, prosecutors said Wednesday. ...

Henry again carrying battered Titans into crucial stretch

Oct. 11, 2021 15:21 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Derrick Henry is carrying the Tennessee Titans yet again. The 2020 AP Offensive Player of the Year is leading the NFL with 640 yards rushing. He's atop the league with 142 carries and seven touchdowns, and he scored three more in a 37-19 win in...

Kim Kardashian West pokes fun at famous family as SNL host

Oct. 10, 2021 01:25 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kim Kardashian West, sporting a hot pink catsuit, skewered everyone from her mom's boyfriend to her famous sex tape and estranged husband Kanye during her first turn hosting “Saturday Night Live.” “I know, I'm surprised to see me here, too,” she...

Today in History

Oct. 03, 2021 00:14 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, Oct. 3, the 276th day of 2021. There are 89 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 3, 1974, Frank Robinson was named major league baseball’s first Black manager as he...

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Oct. 01, 2021 12:30 PM EDT

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts: ___ Vaccinated people...

Today in History

Sep. 16, 2021 00:03 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Thursday, Sept. 16, the 259th day of 2021. There are 106 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On Sept. 16, 1974, President Gerald R. Ford announced a conditional amnesty program for...

Norm Macdonald, former 'Saturday Night Live' comic, dies

Sep. 14, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Comedian Norm Macdonald, a former “Saturday Night Live” writer and performer who was “Weekend Update” host when Bill Clinton and O.J. Simpson provided comic fodder during the 1990s, has died. Macdonald, who was 61, died Tuesday after having...

Pick-Six: 17th game puts some NFL records within reach

Sep. 10, 2021 12:59 PM EDT

Derrick Henry now has an extra game to help him surpass Eric Dickerson's 37-year-old rushing record. The quest for the first 2,000-yard receiving season just got a little bit easier for big-play threats like Stefon Diggs and DeAndre Hopkins. And who...

Murder conviction overturned due to use of racist stereotype

Sep. 06, 2021 18:11 PM EDT

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A man accused of fatally shooting an ex-girlfriend in 2017 at her Milton apartment has won his appeal after he successfully argued that prosecutorial misconduct deprived him of a fair trial. The News Tribune reported Monday that a three-judge panel...