Panthers coach Rhule bringing energy, earning respect

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — In the middle of Monday's first padded training camp practice, first-year Panthers coach Matt Rhule blew a whistle and stopped the action during a defensive line drill. ...

Porn, rap interrupt Zoom hearing of Twitter hacking suspect

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The online bond hearing for a Florida teen accused of hacking prominent Twitter accounts was interrupted Wednesday by rap music and pornographic videos from users who apparently dis...

Canadian rapper in Taiwan rebuts Wackyboys blackface video

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Canadian rapper based in Taiwan on Tuesday (June 16) released a rap video excoriating a trio of popular Taiwanese YouTubers for appearing again in blackface after taking...

Reality TV star Ashley 'Minnie' Ross dies in Georgia wreck

ATLANTA (AP) — Ashley Ross of the reality TV show “Little Women: Atlanta” has died in a Georgia car crash, her representative confirmed Tuesday. Ross, who was known as “Ms. Minnie,” ...

49ers, Chiefs go through final full practices with no issues

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — There was no significant news out of the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs as they held spirited practices under sunny skies Thursday in one of their final workouts before ...

Two Houston teenagers get Hopkins/Stills shopping spree

HOUSTON (AP) — Miracle Washington-Tribble didn't see much hope for her future. At 16 and already a single mother to a baby boy, she wasn't going to school, had been in numerous fight...

Dinwiddie scores 30, leads Nets over Knicks 103-101

NEW YORK (AP) — Spencer Dinwiddie scored 30 points in another strong start in place of the injured Kyrie Irving and the Brooklyn Nets beat the New York Knicks 103-101 on Sunday for their season-high t...

Liam Gallagher talks solo rise, family feud and rock music

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Spend a few minutes with Liam Gallagher and it's clear the rocker hasn't lost any of his bravado, right down to counting himself among the greats in rock history. ...

Major Filipino fraternity celebrates 51st anniversary in central Taiwan

Hundreds of Filipinos from one of the Philippines' largest fraternities gathered in Taichung on Sunday to celebrate the organization's 51st anniversary with rap music, hip hop dance, and tradi...

The Latest: DA says slain teen did not provoke stabbing

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on the fatal stabbing of a black youth by a white man for playing rap music (all times local): 10 a.m. An Arizona prosecutor says a black ...

White man indicted in killing of black teen over rap music

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona prosecutor says a grand jury has returned an indictment charging a white man with first-degree murder in the fatal stabbing of a black youth for playing rap music he said he ...

The Latest: 1st-degree murder charge in black teen's killing

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on outrage over the killing of a black teen by a white man over the youth's rap music (all times local): 5 p.m. County prosecutors in Phoe...

Killing of black teen in Phoenix area trending on Twitter

PHOENIX (AP) — Hundreds of people including a presidential candidate are speaking out on Twitter about the killing of a 17-year-old black youth at a suburban convenience store by a white man who said ...

Taylor Swift, Cardi B, Drake, BTS set for Billboard Awards

Taylor Swift is set to kick off the 2019 Billboard Music Awards on Wednesday with the debut performance of her new song "ME!" and she could continue her run as the most decorated winner in the show's ...

Okurrr: Cardi B leads with 21 Billboard Awards nominations

NEW YORK (AP) — Cardi B is the leading contender at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards with 21 nominations. NBC and dick clark productions announced Thursday the 26-year-old rapper is u...