• President Trump omnipresent over Emmy Awards ceremony

    NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump never won an Emmy, it’s true. But his presence was felt at this year’s television awards ceremony more than any actor, writer or producer.

  • Openings to begin in trial of NBA players accused of assault

    PHOENIX (AP) — NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris went on trial Monday on felony assault charges stemming from a 2015 beating that prosecutors labeled as an “orchestrated attack” and defense lawyers dismissed as a ploy to get money out of the athletes.

  • Politics, diverse winners, new voices top key Emmy moments

    NEW YORK (AP) — It was, not surprisingly, a night for politics, with everyone from host Stephen Colbert to Lily Tomlin, Jane Fonda and Alec Baldwin getting in zingers about Donald Trump — all to be upstaged by Sean Spicer himself, in a controversial appearance that set social media afire. But Emmy night was not only about politics.

  • ‘Veep’ and ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ win top Emmy Award prizes

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The dystopian vision of “The Handmaid’s Tale,” the deeply cynical Washington comedy “Veep” and the ever-topical “Saturday Night Live” won top series honors Sunday in an Emmy Awards ceremony that took almost nonstop aim at President Donald Trump in awards and speeches.

  • Evidence rulings playing key role in Menendez trial

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — It was a potentially significant piece of evidence early in the bribery trial of U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez: an email sent by a staffer expressing dismay at Menendez’s efforts to secure a visa for the reputed girlfriend of a wealthy campaign donor.

  • Baseball HOF getting ready for its annual film festival

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The National Baseball Hall of Fame is getting ready for its annual film festival.

  • The Latest: Baldwin soft-spoken after accepting Emmy trophy

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the Emmy Awards, which are being presented Sunday in Los Angeles at the Microsoft Theater (all times local):

  • Hamilton wins Singapore GP as title rival Vettel crashes

    SINGAPORE (AP) — Lewis Hamilton profited from the chaos to win the Singapore Grand Prix and extend his championship lead on Sunday, while title rival Sebastian Vettel lost huge ground after crashing out on the first lap.

  • The Latest: Hundreds show for 2nd day of St. Louis protests

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on protests over the acquittal of a white former St. Louis police officer in the killing of a black suspect (all times local):

  • Brazilian player apologizes for offensive gesture in Japan

    OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Brazilian tennis player Guilherme Clezar has apologized for an offensive gesture during a Davis Cup match against Japan.