• Online options for Oscar-nominated flicks expand Tuesday

    NEW YORK (AP) — More movies and cheaper options arrive online Tuesday for movie fans still needing to catch up on Oscar-nominated flicks.

  • US stocks start week at new highs on deals and earnings

    NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks again broke records Tuesday as investors came back from a long weekend hungry for deals. While Kraft Heinz and Unilever couldn’t complete a proposed $143 billion mega-merger, food and household goods makers rose as investors bet that other deals are coming.

  • Red cards could prevent Balotelli from rejoining Italy squad

    FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — Mario Balotelli’s chances of returning to Italy’s national team have not been helped by three red cards in the French league.

  • New York attorney general bids to become Trump’s No. 1 enemy

    NEW YORK (AP) — More than most, Eric Schneiderman understands the risks of taking on Donald Trump.

  • Conservative group cancels speech by Yiannopoulos

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos has been disinvited to this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference after his attempt to clarify past comments on relationships between boys and older men fell flat with organizers.

  • AP, other media ask judge to order release of iPhone records

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Associated Press and two other news organizations asked a judge Monday to force the federal government to reveal how much it paid for a tool to unlock an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino, California, shooters.

  • Big hit for Bulls, ‘Benny’s Day Off’ connects online

    CHICAGO (AP) — Dancing on the roof, microphone in hand as he lip-synched to “Twist and Shout,” Benny the Bull was putting on quite a performance as his tricked-out black van rolled through downtown Chicago.

  • Electronic media searches at border crossings raise worry

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Watchdog groups that keep tabs on digital privacy rights are concerned that U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents are searching the phones and other digital devices of international travelers at border checkpoints in U.S. airports.

  • LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony miss All-Star media day

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Cleveland’s LeBron James and New York’s Carmelo Anthony did not attend NBA All-Star media day events on Friday.

  • From Parker to Gibson, Hollywood’s sliding scale of justice

    NEW YORK (AP) — As the final votes pour in ahead of the Academy Awards’ Tuesday afternoon deadline, Hollywood is drawing to a close an awards season that has, from Nate Parker to Mel Gibson, often been a confounding morality play.