Taraji P. Henson, Lady Antebellum talk Super Bowl, Lady Gaga

AP Photo/Elise Amendola HOUSTON (AP) — Super Bowl 51 may be about football, but celebrities matter, too. Here’s a breakdown of what is happening with entertainers on Sunday in Houston. —– SUPER BOWL IS EMOTIONAL FOR TARAJI For Taraji P. Henson, being at...

Super Bowl Ads aim to unite at a divisive time for the US

This photo provided by Kia Motors America shows a scene from the company’s spot for Super Bowl 51, between the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. Melissa McCarthy humorously takes on political causes like saving whales, ice caps and trees, each...

The Latest: Budweiser ad grabs buzz with immigrant tale

This photo provided by Budweiser shows a scene from the company’s spot for Super Bowl 51, between the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. The scene depicts when Anheuser-Busch co-founder Adolphus Busch, right, after traveling by boat from...

Activists: Charities must move galas from Trump's Mar-a-Lago

AP Photo/Susan Walsh PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Since President Donald Trump opened the gold-infused ballroom at his Mar-a-Lago resort almost 12 years ago, it has been a popular rental for the American Red Cross, hospitals, medical researchers and other charities for...

Travelers arrive in US to hugs and tears after ban is lifted

AP Photo/Antonio Calanni BOSTON (AP) — Travelers from the seven predominantly Muslim countries targeted by President Donald Trump enjoyed tearful reunions with loved ones in the U.S. on Sunday after a federal judge swept the ban aside. Airlines around the world allowed...

Tiffany & Co. CEO resigns amid company's financial concerns

NEW YORK (AP) — The CEO of Tiffany & Co. has stepped down amid concerns about the jewelry company’s financial performance. The New York-based retailer announced Sunday that Frederic Cumenal’s departure is effective immediately and the search has begun for a...

Super Bowl Ads aim to unite at a divisive time for the US

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s showtime. The moment that two teams and dozens of advertisers have been counting down to for months has finally arrived: Super Bowl 51 at the NRG Stadium in Houston. As the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots square off on the field,...

The Latest: Lawyer team packs up; immigrants getting through

Fariba Tajrostami, center, of Iran, is embraced by her brothers Joseph, left, and Eddie, right, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, at John F. Kennedy International Airport after arriving on her flight from Istanbul. Tajrostami had tried to fly a week earlier but was turned away in Istanbul...

Police escort congressman after rowdy California town hall

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Congressman Tom McClintock, a Republican from California, on Saturday faced a rowdy crowd at a packed town hall meeting in Northern California, and had to be escorted by police as protesters followed him shouting “Shame on you!”...

Idaho judge orders no sex for man convicted of rape

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho judge has ordered a 19-year-old man not to have sex with anyone before he marries as part of his sentencing for statutory rape of a 14-year-old girl. Judge Randy Stoker sentenced Cody Duane Scott Herrera of Twin Falls to five to 15 years in...