UN names DiCaprio a Messenger of Peace

NEW YORK (AP) — The United Nations has named Leonardo DiCaprio a UN Messenger of Peace with a special focus on climate change. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon made the announcement Tuesday, calling DiCaprio “a credible voice in the environmental movement.” He...
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Seinfeld says Rivers was to be in series

FILE – In this May 14, 2014 file photo, TV personality Joan Rivers attends A Celebration of Barbara Walters in New York. The New York state health department is investigating the circumstances surrounding Joan Rivers’ cardiac arrest during an outpatient procedure....
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Angela Lansbury reprising ‘Blithe Spirit’ on tour

FILE – In this Jan. 23, 2014 file photo, actress and singer Angela Lansbury is photographed on stage at the Gielgud Theatre in central London, as she returns to the West End this spring for the first time in nearly 40 years, with the play, “Blithe Spirit,” by...
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Live Whitney Houston CD/DVD to be released Nov. 10

FILE – In this Feb. 7, 2009 file photo, singer Whitney Houston performs at the Clive Davis pre-Grammy party in Beverly Hills, Calif. A CD/DVD featuring Whitney Houston’s first public performance and her last one in 2012 will be released on Nov. 11, 201...
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Next title: Elizabeth, Queen of Scots?

FILE – In this Saturday June 30, 2007 file photo, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II sits with Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond during the ceremonial opening of the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh. Queen Elizabeth II can keep her magnificent Scottish estate at...
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CBS: Rihanna out of NFL telecast

FILE – This April 25, 2014 file photo shows singer Rihanna watching Game 3 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series between the Brooklyn Nets and the Toronto Raptors in New York. CBS said Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014 it was permanently editing a song featuring...

Toledo Law School Cuts Tuition To Stay Competitive

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The University of Toledo’s law school says it’s cutting in-state tuition to try to remain competitive. The school’s board of trustees on Monday unanimously approved the 13-percent tuition cut. Law School Dean Daniel Steinbock says the move...

Ohio Police Chief Pepper-sprayed 15-year-old Girl

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Dayton’s police chief is defending his use of pepper spray on a 15-year-old girl accused of assaulting people at a downtown street fair last weekend. Dayton Police Chief Richard Biehl says he was helping officers break up a large fight at Friday’s...
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Live Whitney Houston CD/DVD to be released Nov. 11

FILE – In this Feb. 7, 2009 file photo, singer Whitney Houston performs at the Clive Davis pre-Grammy party in Beverly Hills, Calif. A CD/DVD featuring Whitney Houston’s first public performance and her last one in 2012 will be released on Nov. 11, 201...
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Live Whitney Houston CD/DVD to be released Nov. 11

FILE – In this Feb. 7, 2009 file photo, singer Whitney Houston performs at the Clive Davis pre-Grammy party in Beverly Hills, Calif. A CD/DVD featuring Whitney Houston’s first public performance and her last one in 2012 will be released on Nov. 11, 201...