Michael Herr, author of the Vietnam-era ‘Dispatches,’ dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Herr, whose visceral nonfiction novel "Dispatches" exposed the ravages of the Vietnam War in the 1970s, has died after a long illness. He was 76….

Court bites back, exonerates Michigan TV vet who saved dog

DETROIT (AP) — A Michigan veterinarian who saved a dog's life on a reality TV show has been cleared of misconduct….

Court bites back, exonerates Michigan TV vet who saved dog

DETROIT (AP) — A Michigan veterinarian who saved a dog's life on a reality TV show has been cleared of misconduct….

Actress Kelly McGillis attacked at North Carolina home

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) — "Top Gun" actress Kelly McGillis says she was attacked by a stranger in her North Carolina home….

Motivational speaker Robbins’ coal walk burns more than 30

DALLAS (AP) — More than 30 people who attended an event with motivational speaker Tony Robbins have been treated for burns after Robbins encouraged them to walk on hot coals as a way of conquering their fears, Dallas fire officials said….

Actress Kelly McGillis attacked at North Carolina home

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) — "Top Gun" actress Kelly McGillis says she was attacked by a stranger in her North Carolina home….

Rock singer Hozier channels ‘Tarzan’ in new song

NEW YORK (AP) — Irish singer Hozier is used to taking his time when he creates music, letting his thoughts flow and allowing the words to come naturally….

Review: ‘Independence Day’ sequel is big, dumb summer fun

If you have any interest in a sequel to "Independence Day," you'll likely not be disappointed by the improbably enjoyable "Independence Day: Resurgence ." It's silly, light-as-air popcorn entertainment….

‘Walking Dead’ prepares to live year-round at Universal

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. (AP) — It's all hands on deck at Universal Studios Hollywood….

Franken ready to unleash wit and wisdom on Clinton’s behalf

WASHINGTON (AP) — For years, Sen. Al Franken has kept one of his most potent political weapons in check: his wit….