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Democrats threaten to boycott next debate over labour dispute

Democrats threaten to boycott next debate over labour dispute

WASHINGTON — All seven Democratic presidential candidates who qualified for next week's debate threatened on Friday to skip the event if an ongoing labour dispute forces them to cross picket lines on the campus hosting it.

First lady appears to condone Trump's criticism of Thunberg

WASHINGTON — Melania Trump on Friday appeared to condone her husband's criticism of 16-year-old Greta Thunberg, saying through a spokeswoman that her 13-year-old son, Barron, is in a different category than the teenage climate activist “who travels t
Adam Sandler on plunging into the Safdies' 'Uncut Gems'

Adam Sandler on plunging into the Safdies' 'Uncut Gems'

TORONTO — Adam Sandler was waiting to be thrown into a midtown fountain on Sixth Avenue for a scene in Josh and Benny Safdie’s “Uncut Gems” when he noticed a familiar face on the sidewalk.
Impeachment charges head to House; Trump cries anew: 'Hoax'

Impeachment charges head to House; Trump cries anew: 'Hoax'

WASHINGTON — Democrats propelled President Donald Trump’s impeachment toward a historic vote by the full U.S. House as the Judiciary Committee on Friday approved charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
'Tree of Life' tops AP's best 10 films of the decade

'Tree of Life' tops AP's best 10 films of the decade

The last 10 years will probably go down as the decade of Marvel’s domination and Netflix’s ascension. But despite all the tumult and the perpetual rumours of cinema’s supposed demise, good stuff — no, great stuff — kept getting made.
Taylor Swift calls out Scooter Braun during Billboard speech

Taylor Swift calls out Scooter Braun during Billboard speech

LOS ANGELES — Taylor Swift used the Billboard Women in Music stage to address a series of issues including her ongoing beef with Scooter Braun.

Something in the Water to show Post Malone, A$AP Rocky, more

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — The 2020 lineup for the Something in the Water music festival in Virginia includes Post Malone, Chance the Rapper, Pharrell and Friends, A$AP Rocky, Tyler, the Creator, and more.
1 shot dead at plant near Atlanta; suspect caught in Alabama

1 shot dead at plant near Atlanta; suspect caught in Alabama

CONYERS, Ga. — A contract worker was arrested at an Alabama bus station Friday, hours after officials say he shot and killed a fellow worker in a suburban Atlanta factory.
Wandering camel, cow, donkey to be featured in live Nativity

Wandering camel, cow, donkey to be featured in live Nativity

GODDARD, Kan. — A camel, cow and donkey that were found roaming together along a Kansas road have been booked to appear in a Christmas Nativity scene.

AP Interview: New Cuban ballet head pledges renovation

HAVANA — The new head of Cuba's legendary National Ballet says she hopes to renew the institution after the death of long-time director Alicia Alonso by introducing new choreography and appearances by dancers who have emigrated to other companies.