• Me Too: Alyssa Milano elevates Harvey Weinstein conversation

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Alyssa Milano was in bed with her two young children when a friend of a friend on Facebook suggested something that struck her as a great way to elevate the Harvey Weinstein conversation. She took the idea to Twitter, posting: "If you've been sexually harassed or...

  • AP News Guide: The rise and fall of the Islamic State group

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group, responsible for some of the worst atrocities perpetrated against civilians in recent history, appears on the verge of collapse. After brutalizing residents living under its command for more than three years, the militants are now battling to hang...

  • Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, October 18

    Carlotta Olson
    Updated: Fri, Oct 13, 2017

    Here's a look at what's going on Wednesday in the Colorado Springs area:

  • Carlson says nation shifting on harassment issue

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Between the continued fallout from the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment case and the mushrooming "me too" social media campaign, Gretchen Carlson's book on fighting back against abusive behavior couldn't be timed any better. Out Tuesday, the one-time Fox News Channel...

  • 'Purposely hidden': Cheerleaders to protest anthem in tunnel

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Five cheerleaders at a college in Georgia are vowing to kneel in the stadium tunnel when the national anthem is played at Saturday's homecoming game, moved off the field by their university after an earlier protest. The so-called Kennesaw Five will kneel outside...

  • Robert Fairchild ends ballet career with confetti, flowers

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Silvery confetti has rained down on the stage at New York City Ballet for dancer Robert Fairchild, who ended his ballet career by handing out roses to each of his fellow dancers. The Tony nominee for "An American in Paris" will now focus full-time on theater and film....

  • Trump campaign faces subpoena in assault lawsuit

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's presidential campaign has been subpoenaed for records related to past sexual assault allegations against Trump — charges the president on Monday dismissed as "made-up stuff." Lawyers for Summer Zervos, a former contestant on "The Apprentice,"...

  • AP Exclusive: Corruption probe prompts reviews of NCAA teams

    Updated: 12 hr ago

    The spate of arrests, details of under-the-table bribes to teenagers and the downfall of one of the sport's best-known coaches has triggered uncomfortable soul-searching among the institutions at the heart of college basketball, including internal reviews by more than two dozen schools...

  • Bychkov becomes new chief director of Czech Philharmonic

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech Philharmonic says Semyon Bychkov has been appointed as its new chief conductor and music director. The orchestra said Monday that Bychkov assumes his full duties at the beginning of the 2018-'19 season. Bychkov has been working occasionally with the top Czech...

  • Veteran British actor Roy Dotrice dies aged 94

    Updated: 20 hr ago

    LONDON (AP) — Roy Dotrice, a veteran British actor, died at his London home on Monday. He was 94. Dotrice was known for his role as Leopold Mozart in the Oscar-winning film "Amadeus" and his many theater and TV roles. He won many accolades throughout his lengthy career including a...

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