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Virginia Senate blocks another Northam-backed gun bill

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Senate blocked one of Gov. Ralph Northam's top gun-control bills Monday, adding to the list of measures the Democratic governor supports that may not pass the legisla...

Streaky Garza with 27, leads Iowa past Northwestern 75-62.

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Luka Garza struck early, then struck again to put the game away. Garza scored 27 points — all but one of them in two spurts —and Iowa beat Northwestern 75-62 on...

Shooting highlights difficulty of keeping crime guns out

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Officials from states with strong gun restrictions have called for stricter firearm control in places with weaker laws to thwart traffickers, but the fatal attack on a Jewish ma...

US Secretary of State urges Hollywood to resist Chinese censorship

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urged Hollywood in a closed-door speech to resist censorship by China as exemplified by the removal of the Taiwanese flag from...

'Hollywood enables CCP's repression of Taiwan' says Ted Cruz on Top Gun flag controversy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following the release of a trailer on July 19 for the new Top Gun film starring Tom Cruise, it was discovered that the film’s producers altered Tom Cruise’s fl...

China censors strike again: Taiwanese and Japanese flags cut from new Top Gun film

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With the surprise release of a Top Gun 2 trailer at the San Diego Comic-Con on July 19, another example of China’s campaign to suppress Taiwan also made an unexpecte...

Tom Cruise surprises Comic-Con with 'Top Gun' sequel trailer

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tom Cruise has made an unexpected flyby at San Diego Comic-Con to debut the first trailer for "Top Gun: Maverick." The audience in the 8,000 seat room went wild for ...

The curious case of Martin Guptill's Cricket World Cup

LONDON (AP) — When the team sheets come out for the Cricket World Cup final, New Zealand's will be topped, as always, by Martin Guptill. Maybe only his teammates will expect much fro...

"5B" documentary tells story of pioneering AIDS caretakers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The impact of San Francisco General Hospital's ward 5B — the first hospital division dedicated to treating people with AIDS — has far outlasted its existence. The ...

The Latest: Gun advocate calls 'baloney' on Virginia gov.

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The Latest on plans by Virginia's governor to call a special legislative session on gun control (all times local): 10 a.m. A top gun righ...

Thurman promises to end Pacquiao's legendary career

NEW YORK (AP) — Keith Thurman keeps calling Manny Pacquiao a legend, and in the boxing world, he probably is correct. Then the undefeated welterweight champion keeps promising to end...

2 men banned from Texas gun range after selfie with firearm

HOUSTON (AP) — Two men have been banned from a Houston gun range for life after one pointed an unloaded gun at the other while taking a picture. Top Gun Range manager Kyle Harrison t...

Bottas happy to play 2nd fiddle to Hamilton for now

MONZA, Italy (AP) — Valtteri Bottas is happy to play second fiddle to his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton — for now. Bottas has insisted this season, and last, that he is on an equa...

'Top Gun: Maverick' pushed, 'A Quiet Place' sequel sets date

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The "Top Gun" sequel is going to take a little longer to land in theaters. Paramount Pictures says Wednesday that "Top Gun: Maverick" is being pushed back a year t...

Harvick uses bump-and-run on Busch to win at New Hampshire

LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Kevin Harvick used a bump-and-run on Kyle Busch with seven laps left to win a thrilling battle of two of NASCAR's dominant drivers Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. ...