Serena Williams shrugs off US Open jitters for karaoke

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams is trying to ignore “the elephant in the room” ahead of the U.S. Open….

TV station balances grief, journalism after on-air shooting

Alison Parker and Adam Ward’s colleagues at TV station WDBJ saved their tears for off the air….

Trump says he’s proud he booted Univision’s Ramos from event

PENSACOLA, Florida (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Wednesday he’s proud of kicking one of the country’s best-known Spanish-language journalists out of an Iowa news conference – the latest in a series of clashes with the media….

MSNBC ending Sharpton’s daily show

NEW YORK (AP) — Al Sharpton is losing his daily show on MSNBC, with the network saying he’ll be downshifted to the weekend….

Trump dumps insults on questioners, insists on control

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump is used to controlling his world like the boss that he is. But as president, he’d answer to the American people. And so far in the rollicking 2016 presidential contest, he’s showing little willingness to dial down his famous...

New pals Lawrence and Schumer writing a comedy together

NEW YORK (AP) — Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer aren’t just riding jet skis together. They’re making a movie….

Experts: Trump, Ramos confrontation shouldn’t be a surprise

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump’s onscreen confrontation with Univision’s Jorge Ramos on Tuesday over the Republican presidential candidate’s immigration plan should only be a surprise to those who don’t know Ramos….

Broadway’s leading ladies strike an online pose for equality

NEW YORK (AP) — Some Broadway heroines are rolling up their sleeves and posing in a familiar way to support National Women’s Equality Day….

Minneapolis building to get giant mural featuring Bob Dylan

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A team of artists is working on a giant mural featuring a portrait of musician Bob Dylan on a building in downtown Minneapolis….

Despite risk, live shots a staple of TV news

NEW YORK (AP) — Live shots are a staple – often ridiculed – of television news that have become more risky in recent years even before a Virginia reporter and cameraman were shot and killed on the morning news on Wednesday….