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Matthews, Kapanen score late, Maple Leafs edge Bruins 2-1

Apr. 19, 2019 11:18 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Toronto Maple Leafs have grown accustomed to playoff disappointment in recent years. However, after putting together possibly their best defensive effort of the season, their latest victory has them on the brink of getting out of the first round for the first time since 2004. Auston...

Rep: Adele, husband Simon Konecki have separated

Apr. 19, 2019 9:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Adele and her husband Simon Konecki have separated. The pop singer's representatives Benny Tarantini and Carl Fysh confirmed the news Friday in a statement to The Associated Press. "Adele and her partner have separated," the emailed statement said. "They are committed to raising their son...

Cardi B rejects plea deal in strip club melee case

Apr. 19, 2019 7:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Cardi B has rejected a plea deal in a case stemming from a New York strip club melee last fall. WNBC says the rapper did not speak to journalists before or after her three-minute court appearance on Friday. But fans got as close as they could to catch a glimpse of her. She is due back in...

Probation for man who sent powder to Trump sons, others

Apr. 19, 2019 6:06 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man who sent threatening letters with white powder to President Donald Trump's sons, Antonio Sabato Jr., Sen. Debbie Stabenow and a law professor was sentenced Friday in federal court to five years of probation. The judge declined to send Daniel Frisiello to prison, as...

Funeral held for widow of 50s rocker Frankie Lymon

Apr. 19, 2019 5:40 PM EDT

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Funeral services have been held for the widow of '50s rock star Frankie Lymon. Family and friends said goodbye Friday to Emira Eagle Lymon Bryant, who died April 13. The Augusta Chronicle reports Bryant was depicted in the 1998 movie "Why Do Fools Fall in Love?" The movie co-starred...

Keller suspended 5 games, Anderson, Renteria 1 each for fray

Apr. 19, 2019 5:34 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson didn't go into detail Friday about what he said during a bench-clearing fracas with Kansas City earlier in the week after a report that he directed a racial slur at Royals pitcher Brad Keller. Anderson was suspended one game for his actions...

Michelle Williams, Phil Elverum split after wedding in July

Apr. 19, 2019 4:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Michelle Williams and Phil Elverum have separated less than a year after marrying. A person close to the couple who requested anonymity because they weren't authorized to comment on the matter confirmed the split Friday. It was first reported by People magazine. The 38-year-old...

Prosecutor won't comment until review of Smollett case done

Apr. 19, 2019 3:16 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Cook County state's attorney says she won't comment further on the Jussie Smollett case in Chicago until a county inspector general finishes his review of prosecutors' decision to drop charges against the "Empire" actor. Kim Foxx said in a written statement Friday that she doesn't want...

Falcons give second chance to Hageman following 2017 release

Apr. 19, 2019 2:30 PM EDT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons signed Ra'Shede Hageman to a one-year deal on Friday, giving a second chance to the defensive tackle the team released in 2017 after he was charged with domestic violence. Hageman, 28, was a second-round pick from Minnesota in 2014. He started a combined 16...

Ohio rapper Q-Money arrested in fatal shooting in Georgia

Apr. 19, 2019 2:04 PM EDT

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — An Ohio rapper has been arrested in a fatal shooting in Georgia. The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that 23-year-old Qamar Akee Williams, of Avon, Ohio, was charged with felony murder after surrendering Wednesday. Williams, who goes by the stage name Q-Money, had...