• Coming to a movie theater near you: Dubai destroyed, again

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — As a mammoth wave from the Persian Gulf rises up to drown fleeing beachgoers and wash over downtown Dubai and the world’s tallest building, you can be forgiven for thinking you’ve seen this all before.

  • Security guard, 21, killed at Vegas concert mourned as hero

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dozens of fellow “yellow shirt” security guards were among the hundreds of people mourning a man who died helping others escape the deadly Las Vegas concert shooting.

  • Springsteen on Broadway creates new performance template

    NEW YORK (AP) — After checking off all the rock star superlatives in his 68 years, Bruce Springsteen has set out to create a wholly new performance template.

  • Trail Blazers radio announcer taking leave of absence

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Brian Wheeler, the longtime play-by-play radio voice of the Portland Trail Blazers, is taking a leave of absence effective immediately for undisclosed health reasons.

  • Titans receiver: Would quit over anthem rule, deletes tweet

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Titans wide receiver Rishard Matthews said he would be done playing football when asked on Twitter if he would accept a fine or penalty if the NFL instituted a new rule for the national anthem, then later deleted the tweet.

  • NYC, London police taking fresh look at Weinstein claims

    NEW YORK (AP) — Police detectives in New York City and London are taking a fresh look into sexual assault allegations against Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein now that some 30 women have accused him of inappropriate conduct.

  • Twitter restores Rose McGowan’s account after outcry

    NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter on Thursday restored Rose McGowan’s account after temporarily suspending it and causing an outcry it had muted one of the central figures in the allegations against Harvey Weinstein.

  • Valerie Harper back on screen despite cancer struggle

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — This is what a tough cookie Valerie Harper is: Despite her prolonged fight against cancer, she accepted the demanding role of a woman with Alzheimer’s to draw attention to the disease.

  • Coach cleared of administering EPO to banned runner Jeptoo

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The former coach of banned marathon runner Rita Jeptoo was acquitted Thursday in a Kenyan court of charges that he helped administer the blood-booster EPO to her.

  • Robert Plant continues his musical shape-shifting

    NEW YORK (AP) — The question hangs over an interview with Robert Plant, an obligation for the journalist and a depressing inevitability for his subject. Might as well get it over with.