Threats to wife of Trump-like 'Caesar' play director probed

NEW YORK (AP) — Police are investigating threats made to the wife of the director of a New York production of Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar” that depicted a Donald Trump lookalike character being assassinated. Police said Wednesday director Oskar...

The Latest: Poile, Tortorella honored at NHL awards show

Patrice Bergeron of the Boston Bruins holds the Frank J. Selke Trophy after winning the award during the NHL Awards, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the NHL Awards and Vegas expansion draft (all times local):...

Fake quake: Report of major California temblor a false alarm

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The only tremors from a reported major earthquake off the California coast came on the internet. Seismologists said Wednesday’s automatically generated report of a magnitude 6.8 quake in the Pacific Ocean 10 miles west of Santa Barbara was a false...

AP sources: Senate GOP would halt Obamacare penalties, taxes

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., joined by, from left, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks following a closed-door strategy session, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Sen. McConnell...

US to issue more temporary worker visas this summer

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department has decided to offer extra visas for temporary, seasonal workers, a department spokesman said Wednesday. DHS spokesman David Lapan said Homeland Security John Kelly hasn’t decided how many visas will be offered but...

AP Source: Sandberg has no plans to leave Facebook for Uber

DETROIT (AP) — At least one well-known person has already taken her name out of the running to be Uber’s next CEO. A person close to Sheryl Sandberg tells The Associated Press that the Facebook chief operating officer has no plans to leave the company. The person...

After over 25 years, Ice Cube's still got something to say

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s been more than 25 years, and Ice Cube’s still got something to say. The 48-year-old entertainer has come a long way from his start as part of the West Coast rap group N.W.A. and later a solo artist, branching into movies and now founding a...

Latest: Canadian accused of stabbing cop appears in court

Police stand guard in front of an apartment building in Montreal, Wednesday, June 21, 2017. U.S. law enforcement authorities say a man allegedly involved in the stabbing of a police officer at a Michigan airport is a Canadian resident. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP)...

Report of major California earthquake was false alarm

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The Latest: McDavid wins Ted Lindsay Award to open show

Sidney Crosby, left, and Carl Hagelin of the Pittsburgh Penguins pose with the Stanley Cup before the NHL Awards, Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the NHL Awards and Vegas expansion draft (all times local): 5:16...