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  • Official: Teacher violated policy with racially charged word

    Updated: 10 min ago

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An official says a white Utah teacher violated school district policy by using a racially charged word in his junior high class. Weber School District spokesman Nate Taggart says appropriate administrative action was taken against history teacher Douglas Barker. Further...

  • France Netflix

    Updated: 19 min ago

    The team of the serie "Marseille" left to right, Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix, a global provider of streaming movies and TV series, French actor Hippolyte Girardot, Florent Siri showrunner, visual creator and director, French actress Geraldine Pailhas, French actor Gerard Depardieu, French...

  • Chicago mayor hopes court appeal can save Lucas museum

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is turning to a federal appeals court in his increasingly desperate attempt to keep filmmaker George Lucas from building his museum in another city. Emanuel's office says in a news release Wednesday that it's filing a petition with a federal appeals...

  • People Rumer Willis

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    FILE - In this June 25, 2015, file photo, Rumer Willis arrives at the LA Premiere of the documentary "Amy" in Los Angeles. Willis posted a photo to her Instagram account on May 3, 2016, that she says was Photoshopped to make her jaw look smaller.

  • Abby Wambach to join ESPN as analyst and contributor

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    Retired U.S. soccer star Abby Wambach is joining ESPN as an analyst and a contributor. Wambach, the leading career scorer in international soccer, will cover the European Championships in France and the Rio Olympics in August. But her role won't be limited to soccer: She will work across...

  • Rob Reiner, son explore a dark time in 'Being Charlie'

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — "I maybe didn't handle it the best way," said Rob Reiner of his son's struggles with drugs. It's a story that stayed out of the tabloids while it was happening, but by the time Nick Reiner was 18 years old, he had already cycled in and out of nine treatment...

  • It's Star Wars Day: May the 4th be with you

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    It's not a national holiday, yet it might be an intergalactic one. May the Fourth, as in "May the Fourth Be With You" has become a day to celebrate all things Star Wars, especially following last year's revival of the series with "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." One the stars of the current...

  • May the Fourth be with you: Star Wars Day

    Matthew Price | Updated: 4 hr ago

    Happy "Star Wars Day." According to the AP, May 4 is known as Star Wars Day to fans worldwide since the date is similar to the franchise's slogan, "May the Force Be With You."  Check out my recommended reads for Star Wars Day. Marvel Comics is celebrating the day with 10 "Star Wars"...

  • Movie review: Third ‘Captain America’ film entertains relentlessly

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    Near the beginning of “Captain America: Civil War,” the superheroes known as The Avengers sit for a tongue-lashing by Secretary of State Thaddeus Ross. He’s angry about the major cities the crew has destroyed in various movies, including New York City; Washington, D.C.; some place called...

  • Movie review: ‘A Bigger Splash’ has deceptive depth

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    No less than his ravishing 2009 melodrama “I Am Love,” Luca Guadagnino’s “A Bigger Splash” is a swooning cinematic appeal to the senses — two hours of al fresco lovemaking, gorgeous scenery and simmering erotic warfare. Which is not to suggest that the movie short-circuits rational thought or...


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