'A Bronx Tale' heading to Broadway with De Niro directing

NEW YORK (AP) — Robert De Niro is coming back to Broadway, but you won’t find him onstage. The Oscar-winner will be co-directing “A Bronx Tale,” this time as a musical. Chazz Palminteri’s coming-of-age story, which was a one-man play off-Broadway in...

Broadway stars to record song to benefit nightclub victims

NEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of Broadway stars horrified by the Orlando nightclub shooting have lent their voices to recording a new version of the iconic 1965 song “What the World Needs Now is Love,” with all proceeds going to help the LGBT Center of Central Florida....

LeBron, Cavaliers pushing for ‘best words ever, Game 7’

Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James, left, shoots as Channing Frye watches during practice for Game 6 of the NBA basketball Finals, Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers will play the Golden State Warriors Thursday night in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)...

LeBron, Cavaliers pushing for ‘best words ever, Game 7’

Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James, left, shoots as Channing Frye watches during practice for Game 6 of the NBA basketball Finals, Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers will play the Golden State Warriors Thursday night in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)...

Shooter claimed police academy rejection was over religion

FILE – This undated file image shows Omar Mateen, who authorities say killed dozens of people inside the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., on Sunday, June 12, 2016. The gunman opened fire inside the crowded gay nightclub before dying in a gunfight with SWAT officers, police...

Bogut Out For Remainder Of NBA Finals With Left Knee Injury

CLEVELAND (AP) — Golden State center Andrew Bogut will need six to eight weeks to recover from a left knee injury, ruling him out for the remainder of the NBA Finals. The Warriors are calling it an “impaction injury” that resulted in serious bone bruises. The team...

The Latest: Senate sends Facebook CEO letter about gunman

Law enforcement officials gather outside the Pulse nightclub, the scene of Sunday’s mass shooting Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman) ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the massacre at a gay Orlando nightclub (all times local): 8 p.m. A...

Twice-caught Fugitive, 80, Is Out Of Ohio Prison On Parole

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A now-80-year-old man who disappeared from an Ohio prison camp in 1959 while serving time for manslaughter and who was captured last year in Florida has been released from prison on parole. Ohio’s prison department says Frank Freshwaters was released...

Twice-caught Ex-fugitive, 80, Freed In Ohio On Parole

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man who disappeared from an Ohio prison camp in 1959 while serving time for manslaughter, was found last year in Florida and spent his 80th birthday in custody has been released on parole. Ohio’s prison department says Frank Freshwaters was released...

Music Review: Generic Southern soul from Elizabeth Cook

Elizabeth Cook, “Exodus of Venus” (Thirty Tigers) Fast-talking, foul-mouthed Elizabeth Cook is SiriusXM’s most entertaining host, which makes her new album a puzzle. She shows more personality in one brief riff as a DJ than on most of the songs on “Exodus...