• NY man pleads guilty to killing son of former NFL player

    WATERVLIET, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man has pleaded guilty to killing the son of a former NFL player in an apartment.

  • Lin-Manuel Miranda speaks with reporters in Vega Alta, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, July 27, 2016. Miranda joked that he is a hard-to-catch Pokemon as fans pursue him with cellphones during a visit to his parents' native Puerto Rico shortly after ending his run on his Broadway hit "Hamilton." (AP Photo/Danica Coto)

    Creator of Broadway hit ‘Hamilton’ visits Puerto Rico

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Lin-Manuel Miranda jokingly compared himself to a hard-to-catch Pokemon as fans pursued him with cellphones on Wednesday during a visit to his parents’ native Puerto Rico shortly after the end of his run on the Broadway hit “Hamilton.”

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  • Former President Bill Clinton salutes after speaking to the delegates during the second day session of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

    Bill Clinton tells a love story to make his case for Hillary

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — There have been millions of words, decades of video and reams of commentary devoted to the story of Bill and Hillary Clinton. It’s been dissected, defended and decried at kitchen tables and on cable news, in tabloids and classrooms.

  • Boldin joining Lions via free agency

    DETROIT (AP) — Anquan Boldin is joining the Detroit Lions, according to messages on the free-agent receiver’s Twitter account Tuesday.

  • CORRECTS TO RELIEVER- Chicago Cubs reliever Aroldis Chapman, center, listens to a question as he meets reporters before a baseball game between the Chicago White Sox and Cubs Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    New Cubs closer Aroldis Chapman arrives to a mixed reaction

    CHICAGO (AP) — Star closer Aroldis Chapman joined the Cubs on Tuesday, arriving to a mixed reaction in Chicago and saying he couldn’t remember what management told him about off-field expectations and behavior.

  • Tahoe celebrity golf fan arrested after touching Timberlake

    RENO, Nev. (AP) — A California man was arrested for disorderly conduct after Justin Timberlake said he got too physical with him last weekend during the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship at Lake Tahoe, sheriff’s officials said Tuesday.

  • Former Cosby actress’s husband calls it quits after 6 mos.

    ATLANTA (AP) — Actress Keshia Knight Pulliam’s husband is calling it quits after just six months of marriage.

  • In this Dec. 4, 2015, file photo, Kendrick Lamar performs at Power 106's 'Cali Christmas' 2015 in Inglewood, Calif. Lamar, Rihanna, Metallica, Major Lazer and Selena Gomez will headline the 2016 Global Citizen Festival Sept. 24 on the Great Lawn in New York's Central Park.  (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File)

    Rihanna, Metallica set for Global Citizen Festival

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna, Metallica, Kendrick Lamar, Major Lazer and Selena Gomez will headline the 2016 Global Citizen Festival this fall.

  • This June 8, 2012 file photo shows soul singer Sharon Jones of Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings performing during the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. Jones is the focus of a new documentary, "Miss Sharon Jones!" that captures the stark difference between life on and off stage for the dynamic soul singer most often compared to James Brown. In 2013, Jones was diagnosed with stage-two pancreatic cancer. The film documents her transformation into cancer patient and, ultimately, back into a full-throated force. (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File)

    The show goes on for cancer-stricken Sharon Jones

    NEW YORK (AP) — Preparing to go on stage for the first time in months after intensive rounds of chemotherapy, an atypically nervous Sharon Jones sat backstage at New York’s Beacon Theatre, clutching a cup and shaking.

  • Marni Nixon, voice of classic movie songs, has died at 86

    NEW YORK (AP) — Hollywood voice double Marni Nixon, whose singing was heard in place of the leading actresses in such classic movie musicals as “West Side Story,” ”The King and I” and “My Fair Lady,” has died. She was 86.