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Poor Albanian town pins tourism hopes on communist tunnels

Mar. 31, 2023 02:24 AM EDT

KUKES, Albania (AP) — If you'd like to walk for miles in concrete burrows built to defend an isolationist totalitarian regime that nobody wanted to attack, Kukes in northeastern Albania is the place for you. The small Balkan country's post World War II communist dictatorship...

Court to weigh Baldwin codefendant's plea on weapons charge

Mar. 31, 2023 01:09 AM EDT

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A judge is scheduled to resolve a weapons-related charge Friday against a codefendant in the case against actor Alec Baldwin for the fatal 2021 shooting of a cinematographer on a movie set. Prosecutors announced in January a proposed plea agreement with safety...

Dior transforms Mumbai's Gateway of India into fashion ramp

Mar. 30, 2023 23:51 PM EDT

MUMBAI, India (AP) — In a glittering splash of luxury fashion, Dior transformed Mumbai’s grand, historic Gateway of India monument into a runway laden with celebrity, beauty and craftsmanship. Flanked by the brightly lit, iconic Taj Mahal Palace hotel, the spectacular decor...

Russia arrests Wall Street Journal reporter on spying charge

Mar. 30, 2023 23:39 PM EDT

Russia's security service arrested an American reporter for The Wall Street Journal on espionage charges, the first time a U.S. correspondent has been detained on spying accusations since the Cold War. The newspaper denied the allegations and demanded his release. Evan Gershkovich,...

Gwyneth Paltrow won her ski case. Here's how it played out

Mar. 30, 2023 20:55 PM EDT

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — When two skiers collided on a beginner run at an upscale Utah ski resort in 2016, no one could foresee that seven years later, the crash would become the subject of a closely watched celebrity trial. But Gwyneth Paltrow’s live-streamed trial over her...

Gwyneth Paltrow gets vindication at ski collision trial

Mar. 30, 2023 20:50 PM EDT

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Gwyneth Paltrow wasn’t to blame for a 2016 collision with a retired optometrist on a beginner run at a posh Utah ski resort during a family vacation, a jury decided Thursday following a live-streamed trial that became a pop culture fixation. A jury awarded...

Jury decides Gwyneth Paltrow is not at fault for 2016 Utah ski collision that left man who sued with broken ribs

Mar. 30, 2023 18:54 PM EDT
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Jury decides Gwyneth Paltrow is not at fault for 2016 Utah ski collision that left man who sued with broken ribs.

Hail to the Chief: Inside Roman Reigns' 3 years as WWE champ

Mar. 30, 2023 17:40 PM EDT

World Wrestling Entertainment has had plenty of dominant characters over the past 50 years, but Roman Reigns continues to set his own path. When Reigns faces Cody Rhodes on Sunday in the main event of WrestleMania 39 at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles, it will be his 944th consecutive...

Rapper's multimillion-dollar politics conspiracy trial opens

Mar. 30, 2023 17:09 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — A founding member of the 1990s hip-hop group the Fugees was enmeshed in political conspiracies involving millions of dollars in foreign money under two different U.S. presidents, federal prosecutors said as his trial got underway with opening statements Thursday. ...

Camila Cabello celebrates grandmother's novel and strength

Mar. 30, 2023 16:23 PM EDT

MALAGA, Spain (AP) — Camila Cabello credits the strong women in her life for her success as an artist and a person. So it was only natural that she was there to celebrate her grandmother's milestone — the publication of a novel. The Spanish-language book, “Los boleros que he...