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Scientists call for action to help sunflower sea stars

Dec. 03, 2022 14:32 PM EST

ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — Scientists along the West Coast are calling for action to help sunflower sea stars, among the largest sea stars in the world, recover from catastrophic population declines. Experts say a sea star wasting disease epidemic that began in 2013 has decimated about...

2 sick jurors lost from deliberations at Masterson trial

Nov. 28, 2022 13:58 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two deliberating jurors at the rape trial of former “That ’70s Show” star Danny Masterson were dismissed Monday because they have been diagnosed with COVID-19. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Charlaine F. Olmedo replaced the jurors with two alternates and...

King, Marquette upset No. 3 Texas in Battle 4 Atlantis

Nov. 19, 2022 22:05 PM EST

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Marquette's players mobbed each other at midcourt after the horn had sounded on a huge victory for their program. Then they made their way behind their bench and into the stands, marching up the rows of green seats to hug fans, friends and family in an extended...

Leno has surgery for burns from car fire, in good condition

Nov. 17, 2022 01:44 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jay Leno underwent surgery for serious burns suffered when flames erupted as he worked on a vintage car and remains hospitalized for further treatment, the physician overseeing his care said Wednesday. The former “Tonight Show” host was in good condition and...

Roberta Flack has ALS, now 'impossible to sing,' rep says

Nov. 15, 2022 09:12 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A representative for Roberta Flack announced Monday that the Grammy-winning musician has ALS, commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease, and can no longer sing. The progressive disease “has made it impossible to sing and not easy to speak,” Flack's manager Suzanne...