Review: Robert Ellis switches to keys on 'Texas Piano Man'

Robert Ellis, "Texas Piano Man" (New West) Texans play guitar. Stevie Ray Vaughan? Willie Nelson? Buddy Holly? Johnny "Guitar" Watson? Guitarists. Elton John is not a Texan, but when...

FBI posts victim sketches drawn by admitted serial killer

DALLAS (AP) — The FBI has released sketches and other information on a string of unsolved cold-case homicides that investigators say a serial killer admitted to carrying out. The bur...

Notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman convicted

NEW YORK (AP) — Mexico's most notorious drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, was convicted Tuesday of running an industrial-scale smuggling operation after a three-month trial packed with Hollywood-s...

Review: Goldberg's 'Killer Thriller' is action-packed

"Killer Thriller" (Thomas and Mercer), by Lee Goldberg Lee Goldberg has written an action-packed sequel to "True Fiction." His main character, Ian Ludlow, knows how to craft best-sel...

Ted Bundy's murderous charm still polarizes, 40 years later

CINCINNATI (AP) — She kept her eyes on the dapper, wavy-haired man who smiled, winked and exuded self-confidence as the courtroom proceedings moved along. "I don't know what it is he...

Bundy's deadly charm still polarizes, 40 years later

CINCINNATI (AP) — Thirty years after his execution in an electric chair in Florida, serial killer Ted Bundy's deadly charm continues to captivate and perplex. A new Netflix documenta...

Judge sentences Canadian serial killer to life in prison

TORONTO (AP) — A Canadian judge has sentenced serial killer Bruce McArthur to life in prison with no chance for parole for 25 years. McArthur pleaded guilty last week to eight counts...

Convicted Nebraska killer found in Las Vegas after escape

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Federal authorities in Las Vegas have arrested a convicted killer who escaped from a Nebraska work-release correctional center almost two weeks ago. Nebraska pri...

Democrats seek Green New Deal to address climate change

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York are calling for a Green New Deal intended to transform the U.S. economy to combat climate change and create thousands of...

Spotify takes a big jump into the podcasting game

NEW YORK (AP) — Spotify is making a bigger bet on podcasts as it looks to bring a Netflix-like model of original programs to the audio world. The music-streaming pioneer gobbled up two podcasting comp...

Canada cop accused of mishandling killer's 2016 arrest

TORONTO (AP) — A Toronto police officer is facing disciplinary charges related to a prior arrest of serial killer Bruce McArthur. Sgt. Paul Gauthier's lawyer said Wednesday his clien...

Police to release updated sketch of serial killer

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Police plan to release a sketch Wednesday depicting what a serial killer might look like now in a cold case involving at least five stabbing deaths of gay men in the mid-1970s in ...

Text of President Donald Trump's State of the Union address

Text of President Donald Trump's State of the Union address, as prepared for delivery and provided by the White House: ___ Madam Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Member...

The Latest: Family of slain mother and son heartbroken

MEBANE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on investigation that shows a slain woman and child who remained unidentified for decades were mother and son (all times local): 5:20 p.m. ...

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending February 3, 2019: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Hunter Killer 2. Bohemian Rhapsody 3. A ...