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Today in History

Jun. 18, 2018 12:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, June 18, the 169th day of 2018. There are 196 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 18, 1983, astronaut Sally K. Ride became America's first woman in space as she and four colleagues blasted off aboard the space shuttle Challenger on a six-day mission. On...

James Corden talks about his London shows, Trump-era humor

Jun. 15, 2018 6:54 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — James Corden brings a gleeful buoyancy to his CBS late-night show, whether he's bantering simultaneously with all his guests or dueting with stars as he drives. But CBS' smoothly produced "The Late Late Show" suggests just how much Corden invests in his work, which was affirmed in a...

Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

Jun. 14, 2018 7:06 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — D.J. Fontana, a rock 'n' roll pioneer who rose from strip joints in his native Shreveport, Louisiana, to the heights of musical history as Elvis Presley's first and longtime drummer, has died at 87, his wife said Thursday. Karen Fontana told The Associated Press that her husband died...

Her life saved, Bulgarian cow Penka waits to rejoin herd

Jun. 13, 2018 9:06 AM EDT

KOPILOVTSI, Bulgaria (AP) — Swatting away the flies with her long tail, Penka the cow happily munches on hay, unaware of the international stir she has caused. The cow from the Bulgarian village of Kopilovtsi has won fame and Europe-wide support since she wandered into neighboring Serbia for two weeks last...

Today in History

May. 14, 2018 12:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, May 14, the 134th day of 2018. There are 231 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 14, 1948, according to the current-era calendar, the independent state of Israel was proclaimed in Tel Aviv by David Ben-Gurion, who became its first prime minister; U.S....

Good Day Sunshine: Paul McCartney award at Buckingham Palace

May. 4, 2018 12:55 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Paul McCartney paid tribute to his parents after a ceremony making him a Companion of Honor at Buckingham Palace. The former Beatle was joined by wife Nancy Shevell at the Friday ceremony on a sparkling spring day. He said in a written statement that he saw the award "as a huge honor for me...

Ex-Beatle Paul donates Linda McCartney photos to V&A museum

May. 3, 2018 8:11 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The Victoria & Albert Museum says Paul McCartney has donated 63 photographs taken by his late wife Linda to the museum's new photography center. The collection includes Linda McCartney's portraits of The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and Jimi Hendrix as a well as images from nature and...