• Well-known Moscow journalist stabbed by attacker; in coma

    MOSCOW (AP) — A well-known journalist for Russia’s top independent radio station was stabbed in the throat Monday by an unidentified attacker who burst into her studio — the latest in a string of attacks on journalists and opposition activists in Moscow.

  • Women’s March dinner joke serves up a political challenge

    MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — When a New Jersey politician shared a meme on Facebook during January’s Women’s March on Washington asking whether the protest would be “over in time for them to cook dinner,” it sparked an uproar that led women to pack a meeting to demand an apology .

  • No joke: Political humorist Jimmy Tingle running for office

    BOSTON (AP) — Though Jimmy Tingle has long made biting political humor a staple of his stand-up routines, he insists his dive into Massachusetts politics is anything but comic relief.

  • The Latest: O’Reilly says he was one of many accused at Fox

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the parent company of the Fox News Channel saying it knew a news analyst had threatened to file a sexual harassment lawsuit against Bill O’Reilly when it renewed the popular personality’s contract in February (all times local):

  • Chinese propaganda faces stiff competition from celebrities

    HONG KONG (AP) — When the propaganda film, “The Founding of an Army,” hit theaters in China recently, the reaction wasn’t quite what the ruling Communist Party might have hoped.

  • Fox renewed O’Reilly contract despite knowing of allegations

    NEW YORK (AP) — The parent company of the Fox News Channel says it knew a news analyst planned to file a sexual harassment lawsuit against Bill O’Reilly when it renewed the popular personality’s contract in February.

  • Packers’ Aaron Rodgers gives surgery update on Instagram

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have placed Aaron Rodgers on injured reserve after the quarterback had surgery on his broken collarbone.

  • Packers’ Aaron Rodgers gives surgery update on Instagram

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers says in a post on social media that surgery on his broken collarbone went well.

  • Trump daughter-in-law becomes face of re-election effort

    NEW YORK (AP) — An image of an American flag waves and the graphic promises “Real News Update.” The re-election campaign of President Donald Trump, already sprung to life two-and-a-half years before his name is back on the ballot, is pushing its own online news source to counteract what it believes is an oppositional media.

  • Michigan top cop loses pay for Facebook post on NFL protests

    DETROIT (AP) — The director of the Michigan State Police will lose five days of pay for sharing a Facebook post that called NFL players who kneel during the national anthem “anti-American degenerates,” Gov. Rick Snyder said Thursday.