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Judge revokes bail for hip-hop podcast host in murder case

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 9:30pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 10:00pm

NEW YORK — A judge has revoked bail for a hip-hop podcast host arrested in connection with a New York City concert venue shooting that left a rapper's bodyguard dead.

A...

Investigators: Shooting victim saved by plate in neck

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 9:29pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 10:00pm

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — Investigators say a metal plate in an Oklahoma man's neck saved him from paralysis or worse when he was shot.

Robert Thurman told 911 dispatchers...

Alanis Morissette manager admits to $4.8M theft from singer

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 9:29pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 10:00pm

LOS ANGELES — The former business manager for Alanis Morissette admitted embezzling more than $7 million from the singer and other celebrities and agreed to plead guilty to...

Trevor Hoffman misses Hall of Fame election by 5 votes

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 9:16pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 9:45pm

SAN DIEGO — Well, Hells Bells, Trevor Hoffman didn't make baseball's Hall of Fame for the second straight season.

This time, it was agonizingly close.

The former...

Jared Sullinger makes first appearance with Raptors after foot surgery

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 9:06pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 10:15pm

PHILADELPHIA — Forward Jared Sullinger made his first regular-season appearance for the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night in a tonight in a 94-89 loss to the Philadelphia...

Court denies a request to arrest Samsung's de facto head

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 9:03pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 9:30pm

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — A Seoul court on Thursday denied a request to arrest one of South Korea's most powerful men, the heir to the Samsung Electronics juggernaut, in a...

President-elect Donald Trump escalates Tom Ford fashion dis

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 8:53pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 9:15pm

The Wynn Las Vegas hotel has stopped selling Tom Ford cosmetics and sunglasses and President-elect Donald Trump declared on television it is because of the designer's dis over...

Paul McCartney files lawsuit against Sony/ATV over copyright

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 8:52pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 9:15pm

NEW YORK — Paul McCartney says he wants his music to get back to where it once belonged.

McCartney filed a lawsuit in federal court in Manhattan on Wednesday against...

California withdraws immigrant health care request

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 8:51pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 9:15pm

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California officials on Wednesday withdrew their request to sell unsubsidized insurance policies to people who can't prove they're legally in the United...

Ice storm paralyzes parts of Oregon, Washington state

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 8:51pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 9:15pm

TROUTDALE, Ore. — An ice storm shut down major highways Wednesday in Oregon and Washington state and paralyzed towns in the Columbia River Gorge with up to 2 inches of ice at...

Mexico youth shoots teacher, classmates, then kills himself

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 8:28pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 9:00pm

MONTERREY, Mexico — A 15-year-old student opened fire with a gun at a private school in this northern Mexico city Wednesday, hitting a teacher and two other students in the...

Raccoons recover at California zoo after cross-country ride

By The Canadian Press January 18, 2017 - 8:24pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 9:00pm

OAKLAND, Calif. — Baby raccoons that inadvertently hitched a cross-country ride to Northern California are recovering at the Oakland Zoo.

Animal care authorities said...

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