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Soul Train Awards headed to Apollo for the first time

NEW YORK (AP) — The annual Soul Train Awards will be presented for the first time at New York City's Apollo Theater, the legendary Harlem performance venue, as two icons of Black culture team up. ...

Trial opens of alleged killers of Dutch reporter De Vries

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Witnesses, security camera footage and forensic evidence all point to two men charged in the murder of Dutch crime reporter Peter R. de Vries, prosecutors said Monday as ...

Disney+ announces 1,200 movies and price plan ahead of Taiwan launch

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Disney+ subscribers in Taiwan will enjoy access to 1,200 movies and 16,000 TV episodes, according to an announcement made by the company on Friday (Oct. 8) ahead of its na...

Colorado father gets 48 years in death of 13-year-old son

DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado father has been sentenced to a maximum 48 years in prison after being convicted of second-degree murder and child abuse resulting in death in the disappearance of his ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Oct. 5, the 278th day of 2021. There are 87 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 5, ...

Contending Mariners win for 10th time in 11 games; A's out

SEATTLE (AP) — Jarred Kelenic stood outside the Seattle Mariners dugout with the crowd roaring and holding a placard with a phrase borrowed from a popular television show. “Believe”...

Jones happy to talk about Eli, more tight-lipped on Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Daniel Jones was almost all smiles for the first five minutes of his weekly news conference with the New York Giants media. It was really easy. All the q...

California man charged with perjury in Hollywood execs suit

NEW YORK (AP) — A Los Angeles man has been charged by New York federal prosecutors with perjury for allegedly falsifying emails to support his lawsuit against entertainment industry executives. ...

Taiwan drama ‘The Magician on the Skywalk’ expected to win big at GBAs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan television drama "The Magician on the Skywalk" is the leading contender at this year's Golden Bell Awards (GBA). The 56th annual Golden Bell Aw...

Thousands pay last respects to slain Dutch reporter

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Thousands of people paid their last respects to slain crime reporter Peter R. de Vries on Wednesday, some standing in line for hours under a hot summer sun to get a brief glimpse of h...

Colorado father convicted of killing his 13-year-old son

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado father was convicted Friday of second-degree murder and child abuse resulting in death in the 2012 disappearance of his 13-year-old son. Mark Redwine, 59, wa...

Dutch crime reporter de Vries dies after Amsterdam shooting

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Peter R. de Vries, a renowned Dutch journalist who fearlessly reported on the violent underworld of the Netherlands and campaigned to breathe new life into cold cases, ha...

Jussie Smollett back in court for hearing about his lawyer

CHICAGO (AP) — Jussie Smollett returned to court Wednesday for the first time in a year for a five-hour hearing to determine whether one of the actor’s attorneys should be allowed to keep representing...

Shooting of star Dutch reporter raises European concern

AMSTERDAM (AP) — European leaders expressed dismay, media rights advocates demanded justice and the Netherlands reeled in shock Wednesday after a veteran Dutch crime reporter was shot in the head in d...

Dutch crime reporter shot, badly wounded in Amsterdam street

AMSTERDAM (AP) — One of the Netherlands’ best known crime reporters was shot Tuesday evening in a brazen attack in downtown Amsterdam and was fighting for his life in a hospital, the Dutch capital's m...