Ukraine's ruling coalition breaks up ahead of Zelenskiy inauguration

The People's Front party in Ukraine announced it was exiting the ruling coalition on Friday and looking to form "a new coalition with a new agenda." Party leader Maksym Burbak told lawm...

Caller phones 911 over comedian's Middle Eastern joke

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — An audience member called 911 on an Egyptian-American comedian who made a joke about being of Middle Eastern descent. The caller called police Sunday, one day aft...

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Today in History Today is Friday, May 17, the 137th day of 2019. There are 228 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 17, 200...

Ukraine's new president set to be sworn in next week

MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine's parliament has voted to swear the new president into office next week, opening the possibility of a snap parliamentary election. The Supreme Rada on Thursday ...

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Today in History Today is Thursday, May 16, the 136th day of 2019. There are 229 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 16, 1...

Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85

NEW YORK (AP) — Tim Conway, the stellar second banana to Carol Burnett who won four Emmy Awards on her TV variety show, has died, according to his publicist. He was 85. Conway died T...

Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85, according to representative

NEW YORK (AP) — Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85, according to representative.

Tiffany Haddish to host ABC's 'Kids Say the Darndest Things'

NEW YORK (AP) — ABC's fall schedule will include a reboot of the TV variety series "Kids Say the Darndest Things," hosted by Tiffany Haddish. ABC said Tuesday the comedian-actress wi...

Ukraine: Court rejects appeal of nationalized bank verdict

MOSCOW (AP) — A Ukrainian court has rejected an appeal of a lower court ruling that said the nationalization of the country's largest commercial bank had been illegal. Ukraine's cent...

Ukraine's president-elect fined $32 for showing his ballot

MOSCOW (AP) — When Ukraine's would-be president Volodymyr Zelenskiy showed his ballot to a swarm of TV and photo cameras on election day, little did he know that he would not only win the vote by a la...

NBC bets on comedy next year, 'This Is Us" for years to come

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC didn't invoke its "must-see TV" 20th-century marketing slogan in announcing a renewed emphasis on sitcoms next season, but it could have. Calling comedy the "hear...

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Today in History Today is Saturday, May 11, the 131st day of 2019. There are 234 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 11, 1...

Chappelle to receive Mark Twain Prize for humor

WASHINGTON (AP) — Comedian Dave Chappelle has been chosen to receive this year's Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The 45-year-old Chappelle shot to international stardom through ...

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Today in History Today is Tuesday, May 7, the 127th day of 2019. There are 238 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 7, 1945...

Comedian Amy Schumer welcomes her own 'royal baby'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Meghan Markle isn't the only one celebrating a newborn today . Comedian Amy Schumer has also given birth to her first child. Schumer and husband Chris Fischer's so...