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The Latest on a deadly tourist boat accident in Missouri (all times local): 10:15 a.m. The driver of a Missouri duck boat that sank and killed 17 people is being … Click to Continue »

AP PHOTOS: From scary to cute, the sights of Comic-Con

The actors promoting their latest films and television series aren't the only stars of Comic-Con International— the thousands of fans who don elaborate costumes to the convention give it a … Click to Continue »


Officials release names of those killed in boat accident

More than half of the 17 people killed when a tourist boat sank on a Branson lake were members of the same Indiana family, and they likely would not have … Click to Continue »


Annual Belle Isle Art Fair to feature more than 100 artists


The annual Belle Isle Art Fair takes place next month in Detroit and will feature more than 100 artists from 20 states. The event is set for Aug. 4-5 on … Click to Continue »

Astronaut drops in on Kraftwerk gig, plays duet from space

Kraftwerk fans are used to hearing otherworldly tunes, but the German electronic music pioneers took it to another level at a gig in Stuttgart. Video posted Saturday by the European … Click to Continue »

Energy Express students perform their take on classic books


Parents and loved ones packed tightly into Beckley Elementary School Tuesday morning to take in all the hard work their children put in to this year's Energy Express program in … Click to Continue »


Papa John’s, big bucks, Harvest: A week in Florida politics

Florida's 2018 midterm election is one of the most important in years. The governor's office and all three Cabinet seats are on the ballot; Republican Gov. Rick Scott is challenging … Click to Continue »


Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows


Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — Pre-empted by British Open coverage. ___ CBS' "Face … Click to Continue »


Margaret Thatcher’s spouse not happy about McCartney invite

Most hosts would be quite happy to have Paul McCartney come to a shindig. But that wasn't the case with Denis Thatcher in 1988 when planning a gala reception at … Click to Continue »


Colorful mural dresses up downtown Sitka wall

Sitka's downtown district has received extra color and flair, thanks to local artist Kija Elstad. Her expansive under-the-sea mural, receiving its finishing coat this week, adorns the alley next to … Click to Continue »

Horoscopes for Saturday, July 21, 2018


Aries March 21-April 19 The financial picture is looking quite rosy today, but don't let this go to your wallet so you rush out to spend the money before you've … Click to Continue »


Friday’s Sports in Brief


PRO FOOTBALL Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross said he hadn't decided whether to actually discipline players who protest during the national anthem when he formally told the team that the … Click to Continue »


An excited, energetic Taylor Swift brings tour to MetLife

Taylor Swift brought her explosive Reputation Tour to the MetLife Stadium on Friday and will make history as the first female artist to play three consecutive shows at the venue … Click to Continue »


Comic-Con gets a look at gritty Spider-Man spinoff ‘Venom’

Director Ruben Fleischer says that there aren't really any heroes in the superhero movie "Venom," who is a grittier, more violent and more complicated character than his Marvel brethren. Comic-Con … Click to Continue »

Sondheim winner Benitez draws empathy to immigration debate


On the Baltimore Museum of Art's first floor, there are relics from the United States' southern border. A child's abandoned pink sandal. A dirty toothbrush. Crushed plastic jugs that once … Click to Continue »


Hillary Clinton to appear at Central Park summer festival

Hillary Clinton will be part of a star-studded lineup at a summer festival in New York's Central Park. Conversation, music and food highlight the OZY Fest Saturday in the park's … Click to Continue »


Migos’ Offset arrested on felony gun charges in Georgia

Offset of the hip-hop group Migos is facing two felony gun charges after he and his bodyguard were pulled over outside of Atlanta. Clayton County Police Sgt. Ashanti Marbury tells … Click to Continue »


Brewers’ Hader apologizes to teammates for racist tweets

One by one, the Milwaukee Brewers filed into an auditorium at Miller Park as reliever Josh Hader offered his latest apology for years-old tweets that surfaced during the All-Star Game. … Click to Continue »

Tokyo’s 1964 Olympics echo through the city’s 2020 games


Mariko Nagai walked outside Yoyogi National Stadium — the late-architect Kenzo Tange's masterpiece from Tokyo's 1964 Olympics — and pictured the city in that era. She was a university student … Click to Continue »

Jamie Lee Curtis hugs an emotional ‘Halloween’ fan

In Comic-Con's Hall H, the massive room that holds the highest profile presentations and hosts the biggest movie and television stars, there is still a strict division between the actors … Click to Continue »


M. Night Shyamalan debuts ‘Glass’ trailer at Comic-Con


Director M. Night Shyamalan says he could have launched the trailer for "Glass" in front of the summer's biggest movies in theaters, but that he wanted to hold it for … Click to Continue »

Arizona candidate denies decade-old rape allegation


A decade-old allegation of sexual assault has rocked a Democratic candidate in a primary for a Tucson-based congressional district. Yahya Yuksel is facing calls to end his campaign after the … Click to Continue »


Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows


Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — To be announced. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" … Click to Continue »

Netflix unveils first 8 Shonda Rhimes projects for platform


Shonda Rhimes's first slate of shows for Netflix includes a look at the migration of African-Americans from the Jim Crow South, romance among wealthy 19th century Londoners and a documentary … Click to Continue »

Friday, Jul 20


Tickets on sale for newspaper shooting benefit concert


Tickets are now on sale for a benefit concert that honors the victims of a shooting at a Maryland newspaper last month. WMAR-TV reports Good Charlotte will be headlining the … Click to Continue »

Guatemalan pleads guilty in crash that killed Colts player


A Guatemalan man living illegally in the U.S. pleaded guilty Friday to driving drunk in a crash that killed Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and his Uber driver. Manuel Orrego-Savala, … Click to Continue »

Seeking to protect boys, Thailand wants control over films

Thailand's military government, saying it is concerned filmmakers and media may take advantage of the young soccer boys who were rescued from a flooded cave, wants to control how movies … Click to Continue »

Raptors president Ujiri apologizes to departed DeRozan


Raptors president Masai Ujiri apologized Friday for a "miscommunication" with four-time All-Star and franchise icon DeMar DeRozan, but Toronto's traded All-Star guard didn't seem quite ready to make amends. Speaking … Click to Continue »


Milwaukee officials invite Jay-Z to bring festival to city


Milwaukee officials are inviting Jay-Z to bring his Made In America music festival to the city next year because Philadelphia no longer wants the event at a location it has … Click to Continue »

Director James Gunn fired from ‘Guardians 3’ over old tweets

James Gunn was fired Friday as director of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3" because of old tweets that recently emerged where he joked about subjects like pedophilia and rape. … Click to Continue »