Bill Asher walks through mud in his home damaged by storms in Montecito, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. Rescue workers slogged through knee-deep ooze and used long poles to probe for bodies Thursday as the search dragged on for victims of the mudslides that slammed this wealthy coastal town. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
January 12, 2018 - 6:26 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. TRUMP REJECTS IMMIGRATION DEAL IN VULGAR TERMS The president questions why the U.S. would accept more immigrants from Haiti and "shithole countries" in Africa rather than places like Norway. 2...
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FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018 file photo, James Franco arrives at the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. Facing accusations by an actress and a filmmaker over alleged sexual misconduct, James Franco said on CBS’ “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” on Tuesday the things he’s heard aren’t accurate but he supports people coming out “because they didn’t have a voice for so long.” (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
January 11, 2018 - 12:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Several women have made further claims of inappropriate sexual behavior against James Franco in a Los Angeles Times article . In the report published Thursday, two former student actresses described negative on-set experiences with the actor-filmmaker while being directed by him...
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FILE - In this Nov. 9, 2017, file photo, Steve Bannon, speaks during an event in Manchester, N.H. Breitbart News Network announced Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, that Bannon is stepping down as chairman of the conservative news site. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm, File)
January 10, 2018 - 12:51 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is stepping down as chairman of Breitbart News Network after a public break with President Donald Trump. Breitbart announced Tuesday that Bannon would step down as executive chairman of the conservative news site, less than a week...
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FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2013, file photo, Oprah Winfrey listens in the East Room of the White House in Washington, during a ceremony where President Barack Obama awarded Presidential Medals of Freedom. Faced with the presidential buzz surrounding Oprah Winfrey, President Donald Trump is steering clear of nasty nicknames and colorful insults, though he’s making clear who would win a celebrity showdown. “I’ll beat Oprah,” Trump said at a White House meeting Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
January 09, 2018 - 11:18 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Winfrey? No way, says political prognosticator Donald Trump. "I'll beat Oprah," the president declared flatly at a White House meeting Tuesday — though he quickly added, "I don't think she's going to run." Asked about all the presidential speculation suddenly swirling...
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President Donald Trump watches the NCAA National Championship game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, in Atlanta, between Alabama and Georgia. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
January 09, 2018 - 12:16 am
ATLANTA (AP) — President Donald Trump got his own national anthem moment Monday when he took the field before Alabama and Georgia faced off in the College Football Playoff National Championship. Months after wading into the culture war over protests during the anthem, the president was greeted by...
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Laura Dern, from left, Nicole Kidman, Zoe Kravitz, Reese Witherspoon and Shailene Woodley pose in the press room with the award for best television limited series or motion picture made for television for "Big Little Lies" at the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
January 08, 2018 - 6:07 am
With a red carpet dyed black by actresses dressed in a color-coordinated statement, the Golden Globes were transformed into an A-list expression of female empowerment in the post-Harvey Weinstein era. Oprah Winfrey led the charge. "For too long women have not been heard or believed if they dared to...
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FILE - In this April 30, 2017 file photo, Alex Trebek speaks at the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif. Longtime “Jeopardy” host Trebek had surgery for blood clots on the brain, but says he’ll be back behind the podium soon. Trebek appeared in a video on the “Jeopardy” Facebook page Thursday, Jan. 5, 2018, to announce that he’d had the surgery during the show’s holiday break. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
January 04, 2018 - 11:29 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Longtime "Jeopardy" host Alex Trebek had surgery for blood clots on the brain, but assured fans he'd be back reading clues to contestants soon. Trebek appeared in a video on the "Jeopardy" Facebook page Thursday to announce that he'd had the surgery during the show's holiday...
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FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017, file photo, Carolina Panthers' Cam Newton (1) signals his first down in the middle of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defense during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C. Carolina has three times run for more than 200 yards in a game this season, and that bodes well for the playoffs where the ground game is magnified. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone, File)
January 04, 2018 - 5:26 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — When it comes to the playoffs, the Carolina Panthers have been there, done that. The Panthers are unquestionably the most battle-tested team in the NFC playoffs with a roster consisting of players who have participated in 187 career postseason games. That's quite a few more...
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File - In this Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017 file photo, Ahed Tamimi is brought to a courtroom inside Ofer military prison near Jerusalem. Tamimi, 16, from the village of Nebi Saleh on Monday for attacking the soldiers as well as for previous altercations. It extended her remand for 8 days. (AP Photo/Mahmoud Illean, File)
January 01, 2018 - 10:34 pm
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. POST-HOLIDAY, TRUMP FACES FULL PLATE The president returns to Washington from his Florida club to face a hefty legislative to-do list, critical midterm elections and thorny issues abroad. 2...
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La actriz Daisy Ridley interpreta a Rey en la cinta "Star Wars: The Last Jedi", en esta imagen difundida por los estudios Lucasfilm. (Lucasfilm vía AP)
December 26, 2017 - 8:54 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" claimed the biggest Christmas haul over the four-day holiday weekend, adding almost $100 million to its coffers, according to box office figures released Tuesday. Four new releases couldn't catch the intergalactic juggernaut. Of the new films, "Jumanji...
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