New misconduct accusations roil Kavanaugh nomination

WASHINGTON (AP) — A second allegation of sexual misconduct has emerged against Judge Brett Kavanaugh, a development that has further imperiled his nomination to the Supreme Court, forced the White Hou...

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Today in History Today is Monday, Sept. 24, the 267th day of 2018. There are 98 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September ...

Mystery around disappearance of Chinese star Fan Bingbing

BEIJING (AP) — X-Men star Fan Bingbing's Beijing management office is dark and abandoned. Her birthday passed almost unremarked in China's hyper-adrenalized social media environment. ...

Cosby accusers say they hope he is sentenced to jail time

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault decades ago said Sunday they hope he will be sentenced to prison time this week. Lise-Lotte Lublin ...

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Today in History Today is Sunday, Sept. 23, the 266th day of 2018. There are 99 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 23, ...

Taiwan’s Top 10 TV shows 

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- Following on from last week’s article which presented our Top 10 Taiwanese Movies, we have decided to move from the big screen to the small one and take a look at...

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Today in History Today is Saturday, Sept. 22, the 265th day of 2018. There are 100 days left in the year. Autumn arrives at 9:54 p.m. Eastern time. Today's Highligh...

Jane Fonda, her life and men star in a revealing documentary

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a new documentary, Jane Fonda opens up about her life as an actress, activist, and a woman in search of identity. The HBO film is divided into five chapters, th...

Mueller probe gets info from ex-Trump lawyer Cohen

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer says he is providing "critical information" as part special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 20...

Despite strong laws, domestic violence in Brazil is rampant

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rogeria Cardeal had spent most of the day in a muggy waiting room at the public defenders' office. She wanted to report that a former partner, who had beaten her for years, had v...

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Today in History Today is Friday, Sept. 21, the 264th day of 2018. There are 101 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 21,...

Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen providing info in Mueller probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. ...

Quincy Jones at 85: 'I'm too old to be full of it'

TORONTO (AP) — Quincy Jones holds out his hands. Like Jones, an easy raconteur, they tell stories. There's a small scar from when he, as a youngster in 1930s Chicago, accidently wand...

'Veronica Mars' starring Kristen Bell gets revived by Hulu

NEW YORK (AP) — Veronica Mars has another mystery to solve. Hulu has ordered eight new one-hour interconnected episodes of the series, starring Kristen Bell, that premiered in 2004 a...

Meghan Markle takes mom along to cooking event

LONDON (AP) — Meghan Markle is being joined by her mother for the launch of a cookbook aimed at raising money for victims of the Grenfell fire. Markle, now the Duchess of Sussex, hos...