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Daniel Wu’s martial arts TV series premieres in Nov. on AMC

AP Photo/Chris Pizzello BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Hong Kong movie star Daniel Wu is bringing martial arts back to TV in the U.S. with his upcoming series “Into the Badlands,” premiering Nov. 19 on AMC. Wu, who stars on the show and is also an executive...

Newborn girl found alive in dumpster in Kentucky; 1 charged

A newborn baby girl who was found alive in a dumpster in western Kentucky remained in a hospital Friday, and a teenager was charged with attempted murder, a law enforcement officer said. The McCracken County sheriff’s office said the baby was in stable condition after being...
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WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper dies at 61

AP Photo/MATT SAYLES “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, who trash talked his way to the main event of the first WrestleMania and later found movie stardom, has died. He was 61. The WWE said Friday that Piper had died. It had no additional details. Piper, born Roderick Toombs, was...

SNL stars Armisen, Meyers, Hader reunite for parody series

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The shaggy-haired rocker who set up his amplifier in the posh hotel lobby looked a lot like Fred Armisen. And wasn’t that Seth Meyers snapping his picture? It was indeed a bewigged Armisen getting in a few guitar licks and Meyers recording...

Ethics panel clears lawmakers in 2013 Azerbaijan trip

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Ethics Committee said Friday it found no evidence of wrongdoing by a bipartisan group of lawmakers who went on a 2013 trip to Azerbaijan paid for by that country’s government. Lawmakers obtained prior approval for the trip from the ethics...
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Column: Baseball plays parity game as well as any sport

AP Photo/Pat Sullivan The Houston Astros are loading up for a pennant race. Ditto for the Toronto Blue Jays. Quit rubbing your eyes. That’s not a misprint. If it seems like baseball has been turned upside down – with long-time doormats now on top and former powers...

At a Glance: A look at Hillary Clinton’s medical background

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton released a letter from her doctor Friday that declared her to be in “excellent physical condition and fit to serve as president of the United States.” Clinton is the first candidate for...

Federal report finds bias in St. Louis County family court

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Justice released a report critical of the St. Louis County Family Court on Friday, finding that black youths are treated more harshly than whites, and juveniles are often deprived of constitutional rights. Though unrelated to the...
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Jets, Bowles surprised, disappointed Richardson hid arrest

AP Photo/Adam Hunger FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Todd Bowles says the New York Jets were surprised and disappointed by Sheldon Richardson’s recent arrest – and the fact the defensive lineman didn’t disclose it to the team until after media reports surfaced....
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Column: Harbaugh is… ‘The Most Interesting Man in Big Ten’

AP Photo/Paul Beaty CHICAGO (AP) — Compared to the rest of Jim Harbaugh’s year, this was tame stuff. In his first Big Ten media day appearance as Michigan’s head coach, Harbaugh ditched the ball cap and khakis and put on a suit. He kept his shirt on. There were...