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Ann Wedgeworth, known for 'Three's Company' role, dies at 83

Ann Wedgeworth, known for 'Three's Company' role, dies at 83

NEW YORK — Actress Ann Wedgeworth, who gained fame on film and Broadway before taking on the role of a flirty divorcee on "Three's Company," has died at age 83.
Moore critic: Alabama Senate race a battle for nation's soul

Moore critic: Alabama Senate race a battle for nation's soul

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A leading figure among religious liberals says the candidacy of Republican Roy Moore for U.S. Senate is a struggle for the "soul of the nation." The remarks Saturday by the Rev. William J.
3-month citywide arts exhibit opens Sunday in New Orleans

3-month citywide arts exhibit opens Sunday in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS — Collages by jazz trumpeter Louis Armstrong, three versions of a work by Yoko Ono, a dream-like video about jazz trumpeter Buddy Bolden, a steam calliope that plays African-American protest music, and a chunk of wall bearing a restored m
Italy Senate chief: Mafia planned to kill me next in 1992

Italy Senate chief: Mafia planned to kill me next in 1992

ROME — The president of the Italian Senate revealed Saturday that the Mafia's "boss of bosses" allegedly had targeted him to be assassinated next after twin bomb blasts killed Italy's two leading Sicilian magistrates.
U.S. nuclear commander says he would resist 'illegal' order from Trump

U.S. nuclear commander says he would resist 'illegal' order from Trump

HALIFAX — The top commander of U.S. nuclear forces says he would push back if President Donald Trump asked him to carry out an order he deemed "illegal." Air Force Gen. John E.
Why few women of colour in wave of accusers? 'Stakes higher'

Why few women of colour in wave of accusers? 'Stakes higher'

PHILADELPHIA — In the weeks since dozens of women have accused movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of rape or sexual harassment, unleashing an avalanche of similar charges against other prominent men across American life, women and men of colour have been l
Designer Azzedine Alaia, known for clingy style, dies at 77

Designer Azzedine Alaia, known for clingy style, dies at 77

PARIS — Tunisian-born designer Azzedine Alaia, a fashion iconoclast whose clingy styles helped define the 1980s and who dressed famous women from Hollywood to the White House, has died at age 77.
Spain: Ex-Caracas mayor meets leader after fleeing Venezuela

Spain: Ex-Caracas mayor meets leader after fleeing Venezuela

MADRID — The ousted mayor of Caracas pledged to spread his protest against Venezuela's socialist government across the world as he arrived in Spain on Saturday, a day after escaping from house arrest and slipping past Venezuelan security forces into

Zoo throwing farewell party for beloved gorilla

BOSTON — A Boston zoo is holding a farewell party for a beloved gorilla that's heading to another zoo in New Orleans to start his own family.

100 full moons: Blazing fireball lights up Arctic sky

COPENHAGEN — A blazing fireball lit up the dark skies of Arctic Finland for five seconds, giving off what scientists said was "the glow of 100 full moons" and igniting hurried attempts to find the reported meteorite.