Back in Premier League, Leeds turns to Jay-Z agency to grow

LONDON (AP) — Back in the Premier League after a 16-year absence, Leeds is now being assisted by the sports and entertainment marketing agency founded by Jay-Z to grow the northern English club's bran...

America's bellwethers crumbled in aligning with Trump in '20

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A glass case in the history museum on the main street through this city celebrates its curious place in American lore: There’s a photo of John F. Kennedy Jr. on the courthouse...

Photo of the Day: Swallows tie the knot in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A British artist earlier this month created this whimsical mural on an apartment building in Kaohsiung. Alice Tams, who currently lives in Taipei, specializes in the il...

Shawn's Hemp: Former NBA All-Star Kemp enters pot business

SEATTLE (AP) — The line stretched down the block, around the corner and snaked into the alley on the back side of the street. Most people were wearing green and gold. All of them were there for a glim...

In Florida's Old South, a new political battleground emerges

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The farther north you go in Florida, the saying goes, the deeper South you'll get. For generations, the Old South flourished in Duval County, a sprawling metropolis on the st...

Stressed freshmen missing quintessential college experience

It’s a major life milestone, the first time many U.S. teens have ever been on their own. Even in normal times, freshman year in college can be a jumbled mix of anticipation, uncertainty and emotional ...

Immersive Fashion Experience, Heart of Cyberpunk Officially Launches

Visit this Surreal Sci-fi City to Experience an Illusionary Fashion Presentation under the Neon-lit Backdrop HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 22 October 2020 - Brought to you by Hong Kong Design Ce...

North Carolina college campus on lockdown over threats

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina college campus was placed on lockdown on Friday after several offices received threats involving a Black Lives Matter mural. Offices at the U...

Minneapolis mural dedicated to George Floyd defaced again

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A large mural dedicated to George Floyd in Minneapolis has been defaced again. Surveillance video from Cup Foods shows a man wearing a face mask over a ski mask wa...

Supporters mirror Trump's rosy projection of virus infection

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — As an infected President Donald Trump urged Americans not to fear the virus that has killed more than 1 million people worldwide, many of his supporters were already in sync with t...

City of Tulsa removes 'Black Lives Matter' street sign

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The city of Tulsa removed a massive Black Lives Matter painting on Monday from the site of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre after activists painted it without the city's permission. ...

Parkland parents create AI video of slain son to spur voters

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Wearing his signature hoodie and beanie, an earbud casually hanging from one ear, passionate Parkland teen Joaquin Oliver urges his peers to vote for lawmakers who will en...

Good grief! 'Peanuts' celebrates 70th anniversary with art

NEW YORK (AP) — The virus pandemic won't stop Charlie Brown, Snoopy or the “Peanuts” gang from marking an important birthday and they're hoping to raise the spirits of sick kids while they celebrate. ...

With spy series 'Tehran,' Israelis reach out to an enemy

NEW YORK (AP) — Things are not as they seem in the new Apple TV+ series “Tehran” — as it should be in a spy thriller. The series opens with a commercial flight from Jordan to India ...

Rally with Jacob Blake's family held in North Carolina

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Members of Jacob Blake’s family attended a rally in Charlotte on Sunday, calling for an end to a “vicious cycle of hate” nearly a month after Blake, a Black man, was shot seven ...