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Britney Spears' ex ordered to trial on stalking charge

Jun. 27, 2022 21:31 PM EDT

VENTURA, Calif. (AP) — A California judge found Monday that there is enough evidence against a man once briefly married to Britney Spears who showed up uninvited at the pop star's wedding to go to trial on a felony stalking charge. After a two-hour preliminary hearing, Ventura...

Today in History: June 23, Nasser elected Egypt's president

Jun. 23, 2022 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Thursday, June 23, the 174th day of 2022. There are 191 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On June 23, 1888, abolitionist Frederick Douglass received one vote from the Kentucky delegation at the...

Mariah Carey, Neptunes, Lennox in Songwriters Hall of Fame

Jun. 17, 2022 02:23 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After a glittering career stuffed with No. 1 hits — not to mention a two-year pandemic delay — Mariah Carey was finally inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame on Thursday, but not before challenging her new fellow members to do better by women. "I read that...

Neptunes producer Chad Hugo lets his music do the talking

Jun. 15, 2022 22:34 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Chad Hugo is a man of very few words. But helping craft some of the biggest songs of the early 2000s, his music may have spoken louder than he ever could. “It’s always just been gratifying to see people enjoy the music when it’s played out loud and you’re...

Spears' ex who appeared at wedding charged with stalking

Jun. 13, 2022 22:11 PM EDT

VENTURA, Calif. (AP) — A man once briefly married to Britney Spears who showed up uninvited at the pop star's wedding to longtime boyfriend Sam Asghari was charged Monday with felony stalking. Jason Alexander, 40, pleaded not guilty in Ventura County court to the charge, along...

Britney Spears marries Sam Asghari in California

Jun. 10, 2022 12:06 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Britney Spears has married her longtime partner Sam Asghari at a Southern California ceremony that came months after the pop superstar won her freedom from a court conservatorship. Asghari's representative Brandon Cohen confirmed the couple's nuptials. He said:...

Review: Actress Selma Blair bares soul in captivating memoir

May. 17, 2022 11:05 AM EDT

"Mean Baby: A Memoir of Growing Up,” by Selma Blair (Alfred A. Knopf) Most people probably know Selma Blair from her memorable roles in late ‘90s/early '00’s hit films such as “Cruel Intentions," “Legally Blonde” and “Hellboy.” Perhaps others are...

Britney Spears says she's lost baby due to miscarriage

May. 14, 2022 17:41 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Britney Spears says she has lost a baby early in her pregnancy. Spears announced the loss on Instagram Saturday in a joint post with her partner, Sam Asghari. The pop superstar, who gained her freedom from a court conservatorship that controlled her life for...

Key moments in Blac Chyna's trial against Kardashians

May. 03, 2022 14:32 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — To keep up with the Kardashians for the past two weeks, you would've had to spend a lot of time at a downtown Los Angeles courthouse, where they've been watching and testifying at a trial over a lawsuit brought against them by former reality television star Blac Chyna. In a...

New York Times' top editor may speak out more on journalism

Apr. 29, 2022 14:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times has a tradition of letting its work speak for itself, rather than publicly defending its journalism from criticism. Yet with democracy, truth, and the news business under attack, that's a luxury The Times' incoming executive editor, Joe Kahn, may...