Media mogul Jerry Perenchio dies in LA at 86

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jerry Perenchio, a billionaire media mogul who helped produce hit TV shows and sporting events and turned Univision into a major Spanish-language network, has died. He was 86. His wife, Margaret Perenchio, said Perenchio died Tuesday at his Los Angeles...

Ohio Police: Man Holding Woman By Neck Is Killed By Officer

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Police say an officer responding to a 911 call in Ohio shot and killed a man who was holding an 18-year-old woman by the neck. Canton’s police chief says the man refused to let go and moved like he was going to hurt the woman before an officer shot him...

Garrett Not Practicing With Browns Because Of ‘little Nick’

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns rookie defensive end Myles Garrett, the No. 1 overall draft pick, is not practicing because of an unspecified injury. Garrett was not on the field Wednesday, and after the workout he said the team is being “cautious about a little nick.” The...

Forecasters: Pacific hurricane season depends on El Nino

HONOLULU (AP) — Forecasters say the central Pacific region around Hawaii can expect a normal or slightly above-average hurricane season, depending largely on the presence of El Nino conditions. Chris Brenchley, director of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...

Snowy plover chick hatches on Oregon beach

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Western snowy plover chick that hatched on an Oregon beach this spring is the first of its species to emerge successfully in that area in more than 50 years and provides hope that a management plan for the federally threatened species is working,...

Science Says: What's known and not known about marijuana

AP Photo/Richard Vogel NEW YORK (AP) — A new marijuana study joins a limited record of scientific knowledge about the harms and benefits of pot. The research published Wednesday is the first rigorous test of a marijuana compound in treating a certain form of severe...

Woods feeling no pain, wants to compete again _ in time

AP Photo/Lynne Sladky JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods said he had fusion surgery on his back because he could no longer tolerate the pain, and that he wants to get back on the PGA Tour. “I haven’t felt this good in years,” he said Wednesday in an update...

Lamb homers, D-backs complete sweep of White Sox 8-6

AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin PHOENIX (AP) — Jake Lamb homered off a left-hander for only the second time this season, five Diamondbacks drove in at least one run and Arizona beat Chicago 8-6 on Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep of the White Sox. The Diamondbacks,...
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For 'The Beguiled,' Coppola turns again to Dunst and Fanning

AP Photo/Thibault Camus CANNES, France (AP) — “Sorry, we just really girled-out on you,” Kirsten Dunst says with Sofia Coppola and Elle Fanning by her side. Dunst is apologizing for a tangent in conversation about the annoyances of period-accurate, braided hair....

The Latest: Group Backs Plan For $20M To Fight Opioid Crisis

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on deliberations on Gov. John Kasich’s opioid spending proposal (all times local): 2:45 p.m. A state commission in Ohio has agreed to move forward on the governor’s request to invest $20 million in the fight against the state and...