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Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 24-30

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 24-30: Oct. 24: Former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman is 85. Actor F. Murray Abraham is 82. Actor Kevin Kline is 74. Actor Doug Davidson (...

Muslims, Hindus protest amid communal violence in Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Protests erupted for a second day in Bangladesh's capital on Saturday, amid a wave of violence against local Hindus following a viral social media image perceived as insulting...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 17-23

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 17-23: Oct. 17: Actor Marsha Hunt is 104. Singer Jim Seals of Seals and Crofts is 79. Singer Gary Puckett of Gary Puckett and the Union Gap i...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Oct. 9, the 282nd day of 2021. There are 83 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 9,...

Philippines: Can boxer Manny Pacquiao win the presidency?

Five candidates have emerged in the Philippines as vying for the presidency in 2022, the most famous of which is boxer Manny Pacquiao. Pacquiao, who holds the distinction of being the only boxing cha...

Rahm getting to enjoy success back home after long absence

MADRID (AP) — Jon Rahm has quickly realized things have changed for him in Spain. His U.S. Open triumph and rise to No. 1 golfer in the world has turned him into a star transcending ...

Frustration for Ronaldo, joy for Werner in Premier League

Grumbling to himself and shaking his head, Cristiano Ronaldo went straight toward the tunnel at the final whistle of Manchester United’s latest slip-up at Old Trafford. He had plenty...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Oct. 2, the 275th day of 2021. There are 90 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 2,...

Rags to riches: Boxing great Pacquiao announces retirement

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao is officially hanging up his gloves. The eight-division world champion and Philippine senator on Wednesday announced his reti...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 3-9

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 3-9: Oct. 3: Composer Steve Reich is 85. Singer Chubby Checker is 80. Actor Alan Rachins (“Dharma and Greg”) is 79. Singer-guitarist Lindsey ...

Juventus gets 1st victory of Serie A season, AC Milan wins

ROME (AP) — Critics had been demanding that Juventus use its younger players more during a horrendous start to Serie A, and they had to be appeased after Moise Kean, Federico Chiesa and Matthijs De Li...

Manila mayor declares Philippine presidential bid

MANILA, Sept 22 (Reuters) - Manila mayor, Francisco Domagoso, said on Wednesday he will run for the Philippine presidency in the 2022 election. Francisco Domagoso, 47, better known by his celebrity...

Japanese sisters certified as world's oldest twins at 107

TOKYO (AP) — Guinness World Records has certified two Japanese sisters as the world’s oldest living identical twins at 107, in an announcement Monday coinciding with Respect for the Aged Day, a nation...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 26-Oct. 2

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 26-Oct. 2: Sept. 26: Country singer David Frizzell is 80. Actor Kent McCord (“Adam 12”) is 79. “The Weakest Link” host Anne Robinson is 77. ...

Country star Scotty McCreery knows pressure NFL players face

A decade ago, Scotty McCreery won “American Idol.” At age 17. So the country music star and huge NFL fan knows all about the pressure players face. Maybe even more so: Remember, as w...