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Mardi Gras crash suspect's alcohol level 3 times legal limit

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The man who allegedly plowed into a crowd enjoying a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans had a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 17:39

The Latest: Timberlake says to watch the Oscars opening

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 89th Academy Awards (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Justin Timberlake says the beginning of the Oscars is going to be free of...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 17:33

The Latest: Lin-Manuel Miranda brings mom to the Oscars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 89th Academy Awards (all times local): 4:20 p.m. It was a no-brainer for Lin-Manuel Miranda when it came to picking a date...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 17:21

Trump's choice to be Navy secretary withdraws

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Navy is withdrawing from consideration for the post, citing concerns about privacy and separating himself from his business...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 17:09

Kurt Busch steals monster victory by winning Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kurt Busch had a monster start to the season with a last-lap pass to win the crash-filled Daytona 500. Busch is sponsored by Monster Energy,...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 17:06

Trump's choice to by Navy secretary withdraws

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Navy is withdrawing from consideration for the post, citing concerns about privacy and separating himself from his business...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 17:03

The Latest: Stars mix fashion with advocacy at Oscars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 89th Academy Awards (all times local): 4 p.m. Stars are mixing high fashion with some advocacy on the Oscars red carpet. Several...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 17:01

The Latest: Bond set for suspect in Mardi Gras parade crash

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on parade crash (all times local): 5:45 p.m. The man suspected of plowing into a crowd of Mardi Gras revelers while intoxicated is being...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 17:00

Kurt Busch steals a monster of a win in Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kurt Busch had a monster start to the season with a last-lap pass to win the crash-filled Daytona 500. Busch is sponsored by Monster Energy,...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:52

'Apollo 13' and 'Titanic' actor Bill Paxton dies at 61

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Paxton, a prolific and charismatic actor who had memorable roles in such blockbusters as "Apollo 13" and "Titanic" while also cherishing his work in "One...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:48

Officials to stop Oroville Dam outflow to clear debris

OROVILLE, Calif. (AP) — California water authorities will cut the outflow from a dam to allow workers to remove debris piled at the base of its main spillway. The Department...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:47

The Latest: Oscars bleacher fans draw celebrity attention.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 89th Academy Awards (all times local): 3:45 p.m. First rule for Oscar bleachers fans: Yell loudly if you want to get a...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:42

The Latest: Kurt Busch wins Daytona 500 for Stewart-Haas

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Daytona 500 (all times local): 6:25 p.m. Kurt Busch has won the Daytona 500, surviving a crash-filled season opener to win...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:31

The Latest: Jackie Chan brings panda toys to the Oscars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 89th Academy Awards (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Jackie Chan has brought some furry friends to walk with him on the Oscars...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:30

Stars arrive at Oscars, where 'La La Land' could shine

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Will the 89th Academy Awards be a parade of political speeches or landslide for "La La Land"? Probably both. Sunday night's Oscars are shaping up to...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:28

Kurt Busch wins Daytona 500 for his first victory in NASCAR's season-opener

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kurt Busch wins Daytona 500 for his first victory in NASCAR's season-opener.
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:27

Transition in Milan fashion scene as new creatives break out

MILAN (AP) — A transition is underway in the Milan fashion scene, with new designers taking over traditional brands and younger creatives breaking out with their own labels. The changes...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:25

Creighton point guard turns himself into authorities

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton guard Maurice Watson Jr. has turned himself into Omaha authorities in response to an arrest warrant. Omaha Police said Watson turned himself in Sunday afternoon...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:23

Police: Crash suspect's alcohol level 3 times legal limit

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Police on Sunday identified the man who allegedly plowed into a crowd enjoying a Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans while intoxicated. The New Orleans Police...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:16

Russian bandy teams face punishment after 20 own-goals

ARKHANGELSK, Russia (AP) — Two clubs in the winter sport of bandy raced to put the ball into their own nets 20 times on Sunday and now face disciplinary action...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 16:12

The Latest: Stars begin arriving on the Oscars' red carpet

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 89th Academy Awards (all times local): 2:40 p.m. Celebrities have begun arriving on the red carpet in Hollywood ahead of the 89th...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 15:44

The Latest: Suspect charged in parade crash, injuring 28

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on parade crash (all times local): 5 p.m. Police say a man has been charged after being suspected of plowing into a crowd of...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 15:44

The Latest: More NASCAR start knocked out of Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Daytona 500 (all times local): 5:20 p.m. NASCAR's biggest stars continue to crash out of the Daytona 500. Seven-time and defending...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 15:24

Police say more than 100 Jewish cemetery headstones damaged

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say more than 100 headstones have been vandalized at a Jewish cemetery in Philadelphia, damage discovered less than a week after similar vandalism in Missouri. Police...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 15:21

Pamela Lee and Jamie Foxx hobnob at Dolce & Gabbana

MILAN (AP) — While Giorgio Armani posed the question explicitly earlier this week, Milan designers in general appear to be asking what will be remembered of this era's fashions in...
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 15:11

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