Producer Brian Grazer traces his success in 'Face to Face'

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Brian Grazer says if he and Eminem hadn't made eye contact, there wouldn't be an "8 Mile" film. Grazer says people are so consistently distracted by their...

The Latest: Barges break loose in high water, strike bridge

CHINA, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda (all times local): 6:49 a.m. A major bridge over the San Jacinto River in Texas is shut down...

Imelda leaves 2 dead in Texas, others stranded and trapped

CHINA, Texas (AP) — The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda that flooded parts of Texas left at least two people dead and rescue crews with boats scrambling to reach stranded drivers and f...

Ground broken at Taiwan-funded Syrian refugee center in Turkey

TAIPEI (CNA) — A groundbreaking ceremony was held for a Taiwan-funded refuge center in Turkey near the border with war-torn Syria Thursday. At the ceremony to mark the beginning of work on th...

AP Explains: Brownface part of racist face makeup history

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The scandal surrounding Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau after a yearbook photo showing him in brownface at a 2001 costume party was published is bringing attention to a...

AP Exclusive: US helping Venezuela's Guaido track stolen art

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — U.S. officials are investigating the suspected looting of valuable European and Latin American artwork they believe is being quietly plundered by Venezuelan government inside...

VR-dance production opens in Taipei, raises awareness of ALS

An immersive virtual reality and dance production aimed at raising awareness of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is underway at Taiwan Contemporary Culture Lab (C-Lab) on the site of the former ROC (Taiw...

Creativity without the pressure at 'paint and sip' studios

They've become a global sensation — "paint and sip" studios where adults can spend evenings out learning to make art in a relaxed, BYOB setting. Thousands of franchises now exist to help us all unleas...

AP Photos: Night fishing in moonlit sea in eerie silence

STEWART TOWN, Jamaica (AP) — The warm tropical air gently pushes waves against the concrete steps leading down a cliff and into the ocean — the jumping-off point tonight for night spearfishermen in th...

White House upgrade: First lady's done a lot with the place

WASHINGTON (AP) — She's done a lot with the place. Like anyone who has ever spruced up their home, Melania Trump will have a few new touches to showcase Friday when guests visit the ...

'Sounds of Design: Taiwan's Contemporary Album Art' open in London

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The exhibition “Sounds of Design: Taiwan’s Contemporary Album Art” is showcasing Taiwanese designers’ record album covers in London's The Old S...

Sackler money complicates donation policies for museums

NEW YORK (AP) — Ask the CEO and president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art whether he's accepting money from the Sacklers, the billionaire dynasty notorious for its ties to the drug company Purdue Ph...

At Philadelphia rally, Andrew Yang casts himself as underdog

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang is fully embracing the underdog plot of his campaign. He demonstrated that on Tuesday by jogging onto the Philadelph...

Elizabeth Warren's big crowds? She has a plan for them, too

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Thousands of people packed under the marble arch of Manhattan's Washington Square Park to hear Elizabeth Warren on Monday. They didn't show up by accident. The c...

Churchill home: 2nd suspect arrested in golden toilet theft

LONDON (AP) — Police have arrested a second suspect in the unusual case involving the theft of a golden toilet from Winston Churchill's birthplace. Thames Valley Police said Tuesday ...