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Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died

Nov. 15, 2018 12:47 PM EST

Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century and was known for such hits as "Yesterday When I was Young" and "Honeymoon Feeling," has died. He was 85. Publicist Jeremy Westby said Clark died Thursday due to complications from...

White House, CNN wait to hear ruling on ban of CNN reporter

Nov. 15, 2018 12:25 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and CNN waited Thursday to hear whether a federal judge would order the Trump administration to return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Kelly, a Trump appointee, was expected to issue a ruling after hearing...

Chris Stapleton wins big at CMAs, Keith Urban nabs top prize

Nov. 15, 2018 10:51 AM EST

Chris Stapleton won the most awards at the 2018 Country Music Association Awards and had the show's best performance, almost capping a perfect night. That was until Keith Urban surprisingly won the top prize — entertainer of the year — moments before the three-hour show wrapped Wednesday night....

Analysis: Tales of reinvention abound in Oscars race

Nov. 14, 2018 7:25 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — F. Scott Fitzgerald, who said there are no second acts in American lives, might have felt differently had he seen this year's Oscar race. In mid-November, there is much solidifying, scrapping and self-promotion to come (not to mention a few potential awards heavyweights). But most of the...

Mana honored as Latin Grammys' Person of the Year

Nov. 15, 2018 3:22 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mexican rock band Mana became the first group ever to be honored as the Latin Recording Academy's Person of the Year Wednesday, when its four members were recognized during a star-studded tribute concert for their creative accomplishments and philanthropic efforts. Lead vocalist Fher...

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Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died

Nov. 15, 2018 12:47 PM EST

Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century and was known for such hits as "Yesterday When I was Young" and "Honeymoon Feeling," has died. He was 85. Publicist Jeremy Westby said Clark died Thursday due to complications from...

Baseball owners extend Manfred's contract, TV deal with Fox

Nov. 15, 2018 12:43 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Baseball owners have extended the contract of Commissioner Rob Manfred and signed off a new television deal with Fox after two days of meetings in Atlanta. The owners put off any decision Thursday on changes that might speed games. Manfred says they prefer to reach a consensus with the...

White House, CNN wait to hear ruling on ban of CNN reporter

Nov. 15, 2018 12:25 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and CNN waited Thursday to hear whether a federal judge would order the Trump administration to return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Kelly, a Trump appointee, was expected to issue a ruling after hearing...

Man shouts 'Heil Hitler' during 'Fiddler on the Roof' show

Nov. 15, 2018 12:24 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — A man laced the atmosphere of a Baltimore theater with menace when he began shouting "Heil Hitler! Heil Trump!" during intermission of a classic play set in a Jewish village in czarist Russia. The patron's pro-Nazi and pro-Trump outburst during a Wednesday night production of "Fiddler on...

Country star Roy Clark has died at age 85, according to his publicist

Nov. 15, 2018 12:17 PM EST
TULSA, Oklahoma (AP) — Country star Roy Clark has died at age 85, according to his publicist.

Militant or poet? US sanctions Hezbollah leader's son

Nov. 15, 2018 12:11 PM EST

BEIRUT (AP) — The son of Lebanon's Hezbollah leader designated by the U.S. State Department this week as a "global terrorist" is a poet and music lover who moves around without security and whose role within the group is shrouded in secrecy. Jawad Nasrallah, the 37-year-old father of four, is the second...

Judge denies peace order against Baltimore concertmaster

Nov. 15, 2018 11:31 AM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's concertmaster remains suspended even as a judge denied a peace order against him. The Baltimore Sun reports a judge on Tuesday denied the peace order granted last week after a Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra employee accused Jonathan Carney of threatening...

Christina Aguilera denied song with band at New Orleans bar

Nov. 15, 2018 11:05 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Pop star Christina Aguilera says a band at a New Orleans bar denied her a turn on the mic the night before she performed in the city. News outlets report Aguilera went to Cafe Negril the day before her Nov. 9 tour stop for her latest album, "Liberation." The multi-Grammy Award winner...

John Lennon's killer says he feels more shame every year

Nov. 15, 2018 10:59 AM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The man who gunned down John Lennon in 1980 says he feels "more and more shame" every year for his crime. Mark David Chapman told a parole board in August about his remorse during his 10th unsuccessful attempt to win release. A transcript of the hearing was released Thursday by New York...

The Latest: Fitzgerald passes TO on yards receiving list

Nov. 15, 2018 10:51 AM EST

The Latest on Week 10 in the NFL (all times EST): 5 p.m. Arizona Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald has passed Hall of Famer Terrell Owens to move into second place on the career yards-receiving list. The 15th-year player had six catches for 50 yards to up his total to 15,952 — moving 18 ahead of Owens...