Prosecutors: S. Korean director investigated in abuse case

AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors are investigating award-winning film director Kim Ki-duk after an actress accused him of hitting her and trying to force her into shooting off-script sexual scenes while making a 2013 movie. An...

EPA chief reverses decision to delay rules on emissions

WASHINGTON (AP) — One day after getting sued by 15 states, Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is reversed his decision to delay implementation of Obama-era rules reducing emissions of smog-causing air pollutants. In a statement Wednesday evening, Pruitt...

1980s rapper Kidd Creole arrested in fatal stabbing

AP Photo/Stuart Ramson NEW YORK (AP) — One of the founding members of the 1980s hip hop group Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five has been arrested in New York in connection with the fatal stabbing of a homeless man. Police say 57-year-old Nathaniel Glover, also known as...

The 'Crazy Ex Girlfriend' gets a diagnosis in season 3

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — She’s obsessive and self-absorbed, but what’s really going on with Rachel Bloom’s “Crazy Ex Girlfriend” character? We’ll find out in the show’s third season. Bloom says the character will be medically...

Molina Healthcare to exit ACA exchanges in Utah, Wisconsin

Molina Healthcare says it will exit the Affordable Care Act’s insurance marketplaces in Utah and Wisconsin, citing costs that contributed to hefty losses for the health insurer in the second quarter. The Long Beach, California-based company also said Wednesday that it...

Trump backs GOP plan to push legal immigration changes

AP Photo/Evan Vucci WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump embraced legislation Wednesday that would dramatically reduce legal immigration and shift the nation toward a system that prioritizes merit and skills over family ties. Trump joined with Republican Sens. David...

CW's 'Legends' welcomes a Muslim character to its 'tapestry'

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” is adding a Muslim character for Season 3. Zari, a Muslim-American woman from a quarter-century in the future, is played by newcomer Tala Ashe. But executive producer Marc Guggenheim says this...

The 'Crazy Ex Girlfriend' gets a diagnosis in season 3

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — She’s obsessive and self-absorbed, but what’s really going on with Rachel Bloom’s “Crazy Ex Girlfriend” character? We’ll find out in the show’s third season. Bloom says the character will be diagnosed...

Nissan workers in Mississippi vote on whether to unionize

AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis CANTON, Miss. (AP) — The 3,700 employees at Nissan’s factory in Mississippi have been shown anti-union videos on the job. For weeks now, they’ve been lobbied by their supervisors, lectured to by politicians and been visited at home by...

For sale: Farm with barn that inspired 'Charlotte's Web'

BROOKLIN, Maine (AP) — A 44-acre (18-hectare) saltwater farm in Maine where E.B. White penned “Charlotte’s Web” is up for sale for $3.7 million. The Brooklin home where White lived until his death in 1985 includes a barn that was the setting for the...