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  • The Latest: Las Vegas casino strike would have ripple effect May 24, 2018
    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the contract negotiations between Las Vegas casino workers and businesses (all times local):5 p.m.What happens in Las Vegas could have a ripple effect across the country if 50,000 casino-hotel workers go on
  • Acclaimed Nigerian author speaks at Harvard Class Day May 24, 2018
    BOSTON (AP) — Acclaimed Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie spoke about truth in her address on Wednesday to Harvard University's Class of 2018, telling students, "above all else, do not lie."In a speech that was the culmination of the scho
  • The Latest: Milwaukee NAACP head: No reason to use stun gun May 24, 2018
    MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Latest on Milwaukee police releasing body-camera footage showing the arrest of Bucks guard Sterling Brown (all times local):7:05 p.m.The president of the NAACP in Milwaukee says he doesn't see anything in a newly rele
  • Rain from Gulf floods Southeast; tropical storm possible May 24, 2018
    Heavy rains from the Gulf of Mexico spawned flooding in the Southeastern states Wednesday ahead of what could become the year's first tropical storm, just as tourist season begins.The National Hurricane Center said a disturbance still over water
  • Family rejoices at finding of soldier's World War II plane May 24, 2018
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tom Kelly grew up on a Northern California farm and once thought of becoming a cowboy before World War II got in the way.He enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Forces instead, and on March 11, 1944, the 21-year-old 2nd lieutenant wa

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  • Jeff Gordon calls NASCAR Hall of Fame selection 'surreal' May 23, 2018
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jeff Gordon didn't give much thought to NASCAR while racing sprint cars in Indiana as a teenager.He was too busy trying to get into open wheel racing.But when Gordon's career stalled, he headed South to try his hand
  • Comedian Josh Denny not sorry about N-word tweets May 23, 2018
    NEW YORK (AP) — Comedian and Food Network host Josh Denny has called his tweets using the N-word and comparing use of "straight white male" to the racial slur as "very incendiary," but he said he's not sorry.The host of "Ginormous Food" appeared
  • Football is easier for Norman after 'Dancing With the Stars' May 23, 2018
    ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Josh Norman thought football was difficult.Then he appeared on "Dancing With the Stars."The Washington Redskins cornerback had some impressive performances with dance partner Sharna Burgess on the show in Los Angeles a
  • 'Good Morning America' to expand; 'The Chew' canceled May 23, 2018
    NEW YORK (AP) — ABC's "Good Morning America" is expanding to a third hour — and swallowing "The Chew" to make room.The network said Wednesday the new third hour will air at 1 p.m. Eastern, which is often the spot for the cooking show. "GMA" star
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive Mark Twain Prize May 23, 2018
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Julia Louis-Dreyfus is being honored with the Kennedy Center's Mark Twain Prize for a lifetime in comedy.The veteran actress and comedian will be the 21st recipient of the Twain prize. The Kennedy Center announced her selection