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Ellen Pompeo cutting back on her 'Grey's Anatomy' episodes

Ellen Pompeo cutting back on her 'Grey's Anatomy' episodes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dr. Meredith Grey will be cutting back her workload on “Grey's Anatomy.
Driver gets 1 year in jail in death of Nicki Minaj’s father

Driver gets 1 year in jail in death of Nicki Minaj’s father

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — The driver in a hit-and-run crash that killed the father of rapper Nicki Minaj last year was sentenced Wednesday to a year in jail, in keeping with a promise the judge made when the man pleaded guilty in May.
Review: Youth and anarchy in ‘Bodies Bodies Bodies’

Review: Youth and anarchy in ‘Bodies Bodies Bodies’

“ Bodies Bodies Bodies ” might just be the first great Gen Z thriller.
COVID cases drop 9% globally last week, deaths stable

COVID cases drop 9% globally last week, deaths stable

LONDON (AP) — New coronavirus cases fell 9% globally last week while deaths remained stable, according to the latest weekly assessment of the pandemic released Wednesday by the World Health Organization. The U.N. health agency said there were 6.
Review: 'Thirteen Lives' gets lost in sprawling rescue story

Review: 'Thirteen Lives' gets lost in sprawling rescue story

Twenty-seven years ago, Ron Howard's “Apollo 13” saluted men with the right stuff — quiet courage and grace under pressure.
EXPLAINER: Is Alex Jones’ trial about free speech rights?

EXPLAINER: Is Alex Jones’ trial about free speech rights?

CHICAGO (AP) — Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones arrived at a Texas courthouse for his defamation trial for calling the Sandy Hook Elementary School attack a hoax with the words “Save the 1st” scrawled on tape covering his mouth.

Spain is latest nation with reports of nightclub needle jabs

MADRID (AP) — Police in Spain are investigating about 50 reported cases of women getting pricked with medical needles while at nightclubs or parties, a trend that previously came to the attention of authorities in other European countries.
In ‘Thirteen Lives,’ Ron Howard directs the Thai cave rescue

In ‘Thirteen Lives,’ Ron Howard directs the Thai cave rescue

It may be common etiquette to not spoil the end of a film, but Ron Howard learned years ago on “Apollo 13” that knowing the outcome of a story is different from knowing the story itself.
How to save on school supplies by tapping your community

How to save on school supplies by tapping your community

It’s that time again: back to school, back to spending so much money on supplies. And this year, families will have to shell out even more than usual because of inflation.

5 high school students to serve as National Student Poets

NEW YORK (AP) — Five high school students have received a prize that will enable them to share their passion for poetry in their communities and beyond, while receiving a $5,000 cash award.