David Cassidy fighting memory loss, wants to 'enjoy life'

NEW YORK (AP) — Former “Partridge Family” star David Cassidy says he’s struggling with memory loss. The 66-year-old actor-singer tells People magazine his family has a history of dementia and he had sensed “this was coming.” He says for now he...

Publisher cancels Milo Yiannopoulos book 'Dangerous'

NEW YORK (AP) — Milo Yiannopoulos’ publisher has cancelled his planned book, “Dangerous.” Simon & Schuster and its Threshold Editions imprint announced Monday that “after careful consideration” they had pulled the book, which had been high...

Hot sauce and hope for Conan O'Brien in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Television host Conan O’Brien is drawing stares in Mexico, where he’s taping an episode of his show in a bid to “do something positive” after the tensing of U.S.-Mexico relations. O’Brien arrived late last week and has spent...

Rhode Island marks anniversary of club fire that killed 100

WEST WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — Survivors of a 2003 nightclub fire that killed 100 people, and relatives of those who died, are marking the 14th anniversary of the blaze. Small gatherings were held Sunday afternoon and Monday morning at the site of the former Station nightclub in...

Jolie hopes family will come out 'stronger' after breakup

AP Photo/Heng Sinith NEW YORK (AP) — Angelina Jolie says that she and her family have been going through a “difficult time” since the breakup of her marriage to Brad Pitt, but added that hopefully they would come out “stronger for it.” The actress...

Eric Church cancels 25K tickets bought by scalpers

AP Photo/Ron Jenkins NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Eric Church has been battling ticket scalpers for years as his popularity grew and he began selling out arenas. But he’s taken his biggest step yet by cancelling more than 25,000 tickets to his spring tour that...

'Moonlight' and 'The Americans' receive Writers Guild Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — The screenplay for “Moonlight” and the scripts for “The Americans” and “Atlanta” were among the winners of this year’s Writers Guild Awards. Barry Jenkins’ script for the Oscar-nominated “Moonlight”...

3 convicted in 100 million-euro Paris modern art heist

PARIS (AP) — An agile thief nicknamed “spiderman,” an antiques dealer and an art expert have been sentenced to prison and ordered to pay the city of Paris for stealing five masterpieces from the city’s Modern Art Museum worth 104 million euros. The...

Trump wigs in big demand for Austrian carnival-goers

VIENNA (AP) — Just about everyone wants to be Donald Trump this Carnival season in Austria – so much so that some costume rental shops have run out of wigs miming the U.S. president’s signature hairstyle. State broadcaster ORF cites Manuela Plank, who says she...

Yiannopoulos responds to video posted by conservative site

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulus was trying to clarify past comments on relationships between boys and older men after a conservative site posted a collection of edited video clips that set social media abuzz. After the polarizing Breitbart News...