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Rapper T.I. faces major backlash for 'hymen' comments

Nov. 7, 2019 3:21 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Planned Parenthood and others on social media blasted T.I. after the rapper said he goes to the gynecologist with his daughter every year to make sure her hymen is "still intact." In an episode of the "Ladies Like Us" podcast that debuted this week, T.I. said that he takes "yearly trips to...

AP Top 25 Podcast: Which job is better? Florida St or USC?

Nov. 6, 2019 5:52 PM EST

The Florida State job is open and Southern California probably will be soon, too. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast, Paul Myerberg of USA Today joins AP's Ralph Russo to discuss which job a coach would take if they could have either Florida State or USC? The Florida State search is already off to...

AP Top 25 Podcast: Looking ahead to 1st playoff rankings

Oct. 30, 2019 3:24 PM EDT

LSU is the new No. 1 in the AP Top 25 and the College Football Playoff rankings are about a week away from debuting. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast presented by Regions Bank, Brett McMurphy of Stadium, and an AP poll voter, joins Ralph Russo to talk about the volatility at the top of the poll...

Umpire Joe West sues ex-catcher Paul Lo Duca for defamation

Oct. 25, 2019 10:44 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Umpire Joe West has sued retired player Paul Lo Duca for defamation. The former catcher alleges West gave pitcher Billy Wagner a bigger strike zone in exchange for letting the umpire borrow a vintage car. In a complaint filed Tuesday in New York Supreme Court in Manhattan, West contended...

AP Top 25 Podcast: How Tua's injury complicates the season

Oct. 25, 2019 9:47 AM EDT

Alabama star Tua Tagovailoa has an injured ankle and how quickly he recovers could help shape the rest of the college football. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast , USA Today national college football writer George Schroeder joins AP's Ralph Russo to discuss how Tagovailoa's injury could muddle the...

Shonda Rhimes, iHeartMedia strike 3-year podcast deal

Oct. 16, 2019 3:54 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Television powerhouse Shonda Rhimes is moving aggressively into the burgeoning podcast world. Rhimes' company, Shondaland, said Wednesday that she will serve as executive producer for podcasts to be distributed by iHeartMedia. Shondaland says it signed a three-year podcast deal with...

AP Top 25 Podcast: Is Clemson being slighted by poll voters?

Oct. 16, 2019 10:34 AM EDT

Clemson has slipped to No. 3 behind No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 LSU in the AP Top 25. Do the Tigers deserve better after two national championships in three seasons? On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast presented by Regions Bank, ESPN's David Hale joins the AP's Ralph Russo to talk about Clemson and why...

AP Top 25 Podcast: How No. 5 LSU unleashed its passing game?

Oct. 9, 2019 3:34 PM EDT

The explosive, spread-the-field passing game that LSU has been over-promising and under-delivering for years is finally reality. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast presented by Regions Bank, Ross Dellenger of Sports Illustrated join AP's Ralph Russo to break down all of Week 7's big games, with deep...

Ramsey's roller-coaster ride has been ongoing for years

Sep. 26, 2019 8:48 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jalen Ramsey's three-plus seasons with the Jacksonville Jaguars have been far from smooth. Between fighting, trash-talking, getting ejected, being suspended, questioning coaches, ripping quarterbacks and requesting a trade, Ramsey has crammed a career's worth of chaos into 51...

Lawyers' group asks Supreme Court to review 'Serial' case

Sep. 20, 2019 3:22 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers has asked the Supreme Court to review the case of a Maryland man convicted in a case chronicled on the podcast "Serial." News outlets report the group filed an amicus brief in the case of Adnan Syed. The brief says Syed was not given a...