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James Cameron turns to Earth before release of new 'Avatar'

Sep. 22, 2022 13:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — There's a new nature documentary series that promises to show viewers incredible animal behavior in vibrant clarity. Heard that all before? Well, this one is on steroids. “Super/Natural,” a six-part series from National Geographic now streaming on Disney+, has...

'Sweetie Pie' star found guilty in nephew's shooting death

Sep. 16, 2022 15:35 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal jury on Friday convicted a former star of the St. Louis-based reality TV show “Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s” of arranging the shooting death of his nephew. The jury deliberated about 17 hours over three days before reaching its verdict in the...

Lebanese cheer as their dancers win America's Got Talent

Sep. 15, 2022 13:13 PM EDT

BEIRUT (AP) — The news of a Lebanese dance group winning the TV competition show America’s Got Talent brought a rare moment of joy on Thursday to many in this crisis-hit Mideast country. Mayyas, an all-female dance troupe, dazzled the show’s judges and audience on the...

"Sweetie Pie's" star says he did not arrange nephew's death

Sep. 13, 2022 19:56 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A former star in a St. Louis-based “Welcome to Sweetie Pie's” reality television show testified Tuesday that he was not involved in the killing of his nephew. James “Tim” Norman, 43, is accused of hiring two people to kill 21-year-old Andre Montgomery in...

Officials: Campbell Danesh died of chloroethane inhalation

Sep. 13, 2022 16:07 PM EDT

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Singer and actor Darius Campbell Danesh, who went from a British reality television show to a stage and music career, died from inhaling chloroethane and suffocating, a Minnesota medical examiner found. The 41-year-old singer and actor was found unresponsive...

Trial begins in killing of Miss Sweetie Pie's grandson

Sep. 07, 2022 13:47 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A murder-for-hire trial involving former stars of the reality TV show “Welcome to Sweetie Pie's” got underway in St. Louis, where prosecutors allege that James “Tim” Norman arranged his nephew's killing because he needed money from a life insurance policy that he took out...

Lee You-Mi of 'Squid Game' among creative arts Emmy winners

Sep. 05, 2022 00:38 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lee You-mi of “Squid Game” and Colman Domingo, Laurie Metcalf and Nathan Lane were best guest actor winners at Sunday's creative arts Emmy Awards. The honors were announced at the two-part weekend ceremony, which on Saturday had yielded multiple trophies for...

Survivor of Holocaust, Munich attack heads back to Germany

Sep. 05, 2022 00:25 AM EDT

BERGEN-BELSEN, Germany (AP) — They call him the ultimate survivor: Shaul Ladany lived through a Nazi concentration camp and escaped the massacre of 11 fellow Israeli athletes at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich. Decades later the 86-year-old is back in Germany to visit the two...

Barack Obama wins Emmy for narrating national parks series

Sep. 04, 2022 14:58 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Barack Obama is halfway to an EGOT. The former president won an Emmy Award on Saturday to go with his two Grammys. Obama won the best narrator Emmy for his work on the Netflix documentary series, “Our Great National Parks.” ...

'Pop Idol' and stage star Darius Campbell Danesh dies at 41

Aug. 16, 2022 15:16 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Performer Darius Campbell Danesh, who went from a British reality television show to a stage and music career, has died at the age of 41. The singer's family said Tuesday that he was found unresponsive in his apartment in Rochester, Minnesota on Aug. 11 and pronounced...