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Lorne Michaels of 'SNL' to be honored at PEN America gala

Jan. 23, 2023 13:40 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — This year's PEN America Literary Gala will be notable for the presence of “Saturday Night Live.” PEN, the literary and free expression organization, is giving “SNL” creator-executive Lorne Michaels its PEN/Audible Literary Service Award, which in previous...

Rally for tech stocks helps soften Wall Street's rough week

Jan. 20, 2023 16:52 PM EST

A rough week on Wall Street dominated by worries about a weakening economy ended Friday with a broad rally that gave the market its best day in two weeks. The S&P 500 rose 1.9%. Despite the gains, the benchmark index still ended with its first weekly loss in the last three. The...

How major US stock indexes fared Friday 1/20/2023

Jan. 20, 2023 16:42 PM EST

A rally for tech stocks applied some salve on Wall Street’s rough week, one dominated by worries about a weakening economy. The S&P 500 rose 1.9% Friday, but still ended with its first weekly loss in the last three. The Nasdaq added 2.7% and the Dow rose 1%. ...

Neftlix, Alphabet rise; Lilly, Concentrix fall

Jan. 20, 2023 16:25 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Alphabet Inc., up $4.97 to $98.02. Google's owner is cutting 12,000 jobs, about 6% of its workforce, the latest tech company to trim staff. Netflix Inc., up $26.72...

Netflix's 4Q subscribers surge, long-time CEO passes baton

Jan. 19, 2023 18:58 PM EST

Netflix’s subscriber growth is surging again, providing an early sign that its shift to include ads in a cheaper version of its video streaming service is helping to combat tougher competition and attract cost-conscious customers grappling with inflation. The company on Thursday...

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday 1/17/2023

Jan. 17, 2023 16:33 PM EST

Major U.S. indexes closed mixed on Wall Street at the beginning of a holiday-shortened, but earnings-heavy week. The S&P 500 fell 0.2% Tuesday. The Nasdaq edged higher and the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell, mostly because of a big drop in Goldman Sachs after the investment...

Greek court rejects charges against aid workers

Jan. 13, 2023 10:10 AM EST

MYTILENE, Greece (AP) — A court on the Greek island of Lesbos on Friday rejected charges against a group of aid workers and volunteers who participated in migrant rescue operations, ruling on procedural grounds to return the case to the prosecution for refiling. The case, in which...

Greek trial of volunteer migrant rescuers to resume Friday

Jan. 10, 2023 09:55 AM EST

MYTILENE, Greece (AP) — Two dozen Greek and foreign aid workers and volunteers who participated in migrant rescue operations on an eastern Greek island have gone on trial in a smuggling-related case that’s been widely criticized by human rights groups. The 24 defendants deny all...

Golden Globes are back on TV, but are reform efforts enough?

Jan. 08, 2023 21:37 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Without a TV show, starry red carpet, host, press or even a livestream, the Golden Globe Awards were in chaos last year after scandal broke over lack of diversity, accusations of sexism, and ethical and financial lapses among members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. ...

Best of CES 2023: Wireless TV, delivery robots and in-car VR

Jan. 05, 2023 10:21 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tech companies of all sizes are showing off their latest products at CES, formerly known as the Consumer Electronics show. The show is getting back to normal after going completely virtual in 2021 and seeing a significant drop in 2022 attendance because of the...