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`Whiplash’ wins audience, jury awards at Sundance

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — “Whiplash” is the winner of the Sundance Film Festival. The dramatic story of a jazz drummer aspiring to greatness won both audience and jury awards for U.S. dramatic films Saturday at the festival’s closing awards ceremony. The...

Dempsey confirms extension with ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

AP Photo/John Raoux DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Patrick Dempsey’s acting and racing careers will be intermingled for the foreseeable future. Dempsey, a driver/owner racing in the Rolex 24 at Daytona endurance event this weekend, confirmed Saturday night that he has...

Beatles, Kristofferson honored for life’s work

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The unofficial theme for the Recording Academy’s laughter-filled Special Merit Awards ceremony could easily have been old friends. When Ringo Starr and Kris Kristofferson ran into each other on the red carpet Saturday, they bear-hugged it out....

Police disable devices found in Md. gunman’s bag

Two people embrace in the parking lot at the scene of a shooting at The Mall in Columbia on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 in Columbia, Md. Police say three people died in a shooting at the mall in suburban Baltimore, including the presumed gunman.(AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) Two people...

Jay Z’s Roc Nation holds court at private mansion

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — If there is a lesson to take away from attending Jay Z’s super-exclusive pre-Grammy party, it’s simple – don’t come late. Some guests learned the hard way Saturday when they were left on the outside looking in at the...

No. 21 Michigan beats No. 3 Michigan State 80-75

AP Photo/Al Goldis EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Nik Stauskas made a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 3:12 left and finished with 19 points and freshman Derrick Walton Jr. scored a season-high 19, lifting No. 21 Michigan to an 80-75 win over No. 3 Michigan State on Saturday night to...

Hospital: No decision on order to end life support

Erick Munoz, center, husband of Marlise Munoz is escorted by attorneys as he walks to 96th District Court Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. A judge has ordered a Texas hospital to remove life support for a pregnant, brain-dead woman. Judge R. H. Wallace Jr. issued the...

Suspected intruder arrested at Selena Gomez’s home

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police have arrested a 19-year-old man on suspicion of trespassing at the home of singer-actress Selena Gomez. Officer Rosario Herrera says a family member called 911 Saturday morning after seeing an intruder on the...

Pacquiao-Bradley rematch set for April 12

AP Photo/Chris Carlson NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly two years after Timothy Bradley defeated Manny Pacquiao in a disputed split decision, promoters announced Saturday the two will fight again on April 12. Pacquiao’s loss to Bradley on June 9, 2012, broke a 15-fight winning...

Michaels Stores investigating possible data breach

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Michaels Stores says it is investigating a possible company data security breach that may have affected its customers’ payment card information. The Irving, Texas, company said Saturday that it launched the probe after learning of possible...