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  • Watch: Christina Aguilera honors Whitney Houston during ‘Bodyguard’ tribute at AMAs

    LOS ANGELES — Christina Aguilera had much of the audience in tears during a tribute performance of Whitney Houston hits during Sunday night’s American Music Awards. During the act, Aguilera sang portions of Houston’s songs from “The Bodyguard,” including “I Will Always Love You,” “I’m Every Woman,” and “I Have Nothing.” It was also in celebration of the movie’s 25th anniversary. Wow #AMAs pic.twitter.com/ZAoqMP4Jfr — Mark Cuban (@mcuban) November 20, 2017 We will ALWAYS love @xtina, Whitney Houston & that […]

  • Family’s secretly recorded video shows nurses laughing as 89-year-old veteran dies

    **Warning: The video at the bottom of this page may be disturbing to viewers** ATLANTA  — Two nurses lost their licenses after a television station persuaded courts to unseal a video secretly recorded by the family of a man who died in their care. The video shows the World War II veteran repeatedly calling for help, saying he can’t breathe. It also shows the nurses failing to take life-saving measures and laughing as they try to start an oxygen machine. The family […]

  • Musicians unite at AMAs in wake of tumultuous year

    LOS ANGELES, California — The 2017 American Music Awards marked a night of unison, positive vibes and American pride as musicians spoke about coming together in a year dominated by natural disasters, violence and divisive politics. Kelly Clarkson and Pink kicked off the three-hour show Sunday with a performance honoring those affected by tragic events of the year, from hurricanes to hate crimes. First responders stood behind Jamie Foxx, who gave a heartfelt speech before the pop stars sang R.E.M.’s […]

  • Plans for Manson’s remains ‘undetermined’

    LOS ANGELES, California — Prison officials say it’s “undetermined” what will happen with the remains of cult leader Charles Manson. Manson died Sunday night after nearly a half-century behind bars. He was 83. Vicky Waters, a spokeswoman with the California Department of Corrections, says he died of natural causes. Prison officials previously said he had no known next of kin. State law says that if no relative or legal representative surfaces within 10 days, it’s up to the department to […]

  • Trump says he should have left UCLA players in Chinese jail

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he should have left three UCLA basketball players accused of shoplifting in China in jail. Trump’s tweet Sunday comes after the father of player LiAngelo Ball minimized Trump’s involvement in winning the players’ release in comments to ESPN. Now that the three basketball players are out of China and saved from years in jail, LaVar Ball, the father of LiAngelo, is unaccepting of what I did for his son and that shoplifting is no big […]

  • Santa’s in town? You’ll need an appointment this year

    NEW YORK (AP) — Santa Claus may be coming to town, but you’ll need a reservation to see him. At Macy’s flagship store on 34th Street in New York, a chance to sit on Saint Nick’s lap is by appointment only this year, for the first time ever. Starting Monday, eager families can go online to sign up for a time slot from 30 minutes to five days in advance. No walk-ins are allowed. Admission is free to Santaland Herald Square and […]

  • ‘Cosby Show’ grandpa Earle Hyman dies at 91

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Earle Hyman, a veteran actor of stage and screen who was widely known for playing Russell Huxtable on “The Cosby Show,” has died. Famed 'Cosby Show' and Broadway actor Earle Hyman dies at 91 https://t.co/jc7G9KV4ul pic.twitter.com/j8HE9suHhh — Fox News (@FoxNews) November 19, 2017 Jordan Strohl, a representative for The Actors Fund, says that Hyman died Friday at the Lillian Booth Actors Home in Englewood, New Jersey. He was 91. A North Carolina native, Hyman made his […]

  • Jags ride defense to 19-7 win over Browns

      CLEVELAND (AP) — Blake Bortles threw a touchdown pass and Jacksonville linebacker Telvin Smith recovered a fumble for a TD with 1:14 remaining on Sunday as the Jaguars won their fourth straight, 19-7 over the winless Browns and moved into sole possession of first place in the AFC South. Jacksonville’s top-ranked defense forced five turnovers — two in the final two minutes. The Jaguars (7-3) built a 10-0 lead and turned things over to their “Sacksonville” defense. The Jaguars […]

  • Longtime country singer, songwriter Mel Tillis dies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mel Tillis, the affable longtime country star who wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens of his own singles, has died. A spokesman for Tillis, Don Murry Grubbs, said Tillis died early Sunday at Munroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala, Florida. He was 85. Grubbs said Tillis battled intestinal issues since 2016 and never fully recovered. The suspected cause of death is respiratory failure. Tillis, […]

  • Ohio Justice O’Neill issues another apology over Facebook post

    CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio Supreme Court justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate has issued another apology on Facebook after a post Friday outlining his sexual history with women drew widespread condemnation. William O’Neill’s latest post Sunday morning says he admits he was wrong and that he was headed to church to “get right with God.” He apologized to his two daughters and two sisters and says he realizes he’s hurt family, friends and strangers with his “insensitive remarks,” while damaging […]

  • Teen idol David Cassidy remains in Florida hospital

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Television and music star David Cassidy remains in a Florida hospital where he is dealing with multiple organ failure. Publicist JoAnn Geffen said Sunday in an email that there is “no update” on the medical status of the “Partridge Family” star. Cassidy had been taken to the hospital on Wednesday. Geffen told The Associated Press on Saturday that he was in a private room, conscious and surrounded by family. Geffen said there is nothing “imminent” […]

  • No. 8 Ohio State routs Illinois, looks ahead to Michigan

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — No. 8 Ohio State scored on its first six possessions — including J.T. Barrett’s 100th career touchdown pass — as the Buckeyes routed Illinois 52-14 on Saturday and clinched the Big Ten East title. Barrett, playing in his last game at Ohio Stadium, threw for two touchdowns and ran for another as the Buckeyes (9-2, 7-1, CFP No. 9) dominated from the opening kick. Barrett became the Ohio State leader in rushing yards among quarterbacks (3,070), […]