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Flower farms see their Lunar New Year sales wilted by virus

Flower farms see their Lunar New Year sales wilted by virus

HONG KONG — The Lunar New Year holiday is usually a busy period for flower farms in Hong Kong, which gear up to sell plum blossoms, orchids and daffodils at flower markets during the festive season.
Singer Morgan Wallen suspended from label after racial slur

Singer Morgan Wallen suspended from label after racial slur

NASHVILLE — Country star Morgan Wallen has been suspended indefinitely from his label and seen his music pulled by radio stations and streaming services Wednesday after video surfaced of him shouting a racial slur.
Review: 'Little Fish' is a pandemic-era, sci-fi love story

Review: 'Little Fish' is a pandemic-era, sci-fi love story

The year is 2021. A frightened, angry crowd lines up outside a medical centre , desperate for a cure for a terrible virus. “He pushed in front!” someone shouts. Talk about timing.
'New chance at life': Man gets face, hands in rare surgery

'New chance at life': Man gets face, hands in rare surgery

NEW YORK — Almost six months after a rare face and hands transplant, Joe DiMeo is relearning how to smile, blink, pinch and squeeze. The 22-year-old New Jersey resident had the operation last August, two years after being badly burned in a car crash.

For 3rd year, ferry from Maine to Nova Scotia is cancelled

The high-speed ferry that runs between Bar Harbor and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, will not run this year, making it the third year in a row that the service has been cancelled .

Utah theme park sues Taylor Swift over 'Evermore' album

SALT LAKE CITY — A theme park in Utah has filed a lawsuit against Taylor Swift that accuses her of trademark infringement.
Hugh Grant, Maria Bakalova react to Golden Globe nominations

Hugh Grant, Maria Bakalova react to Golden Globe nominations

LOS ANGELES — Reactions from nominees for the the 78th Golden Globe Awards. All spoke to The Associated Press in phone or video interviews: “I think this is the greatest day of my life.
With ‘Mank’ and ‘The Crown,’ Netflix dominates Globes noms

With ‘Mank’ and ‘The Crown,’ Netflix dominates Globes noms

NEW YORK — After a year where the pandemic nearly emptied movie theatres , Netflix dominated nominations to the 78th Golden Globe Awards on Wednesday, with David Fincher's “Mank" leading film nominees with six nods and “The Crown” topping all televis
Supreme Court sides with Germany in Nazi-era art dispute

Supreme Court sides with Germany in Nazi-era art dispute

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court's ruling Wednesday in a multimillion-dollar dispute over a collection of religious artworks will make it harder for some lawsuits to be tried in U.S.
Kate Hudson in, Spike Lee out and more Golden Globe chaos

Kate Hudson in, Spike Lee out and more Golden Globe chaos

The only thing predictable about the Golden Globe nominations are their unpredictability.