LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nick Cannon's got talent — and homework.
The host of "America's Got Talent" and "Wild 'n Out" has begun his freshman year at Howard University. Cannon posted photos on social media earlier this week of his first day on campus in Washington, D.C.
Cannon says in a statement that he "decided to obtain my first college degree from an institution that had a proven legacy of producing great minds."
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Burt Bacharach is canceling two September concerts to recover from a broken arm.
A spokeswoman for the 88-year-old composer and conductor said Tuesday that Bacharach will skip scheduled performances on Sept. 3 in Curacao and Sept. 17 in Lancaster, California. Publicist Tina Brausam said Bacharach plans to resume his touring schedule in October.
She said she did not know how or when the six-time Grammy winner broke his arm....
VENTURA, Calif. (AP) — The wife of a 1984 Olympic medalist is facing life in prison for killing him — a shooting she claimed was self-defense following years of abuse.
The Ventura County Star reports (http://bit.ly/2c3iWxA ) that Jane Laut was sentenced Tuesday to two consecutive terms of 25 years to life — one for first-degree murder and the other for using a gun in the killing.
She was married for 29 years to David Laut, who won a bronze medal in...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities say three people are critically injured after a taxi jumped a curb onto a sidewalk and crashed against a public toilet in downtown San Francisco.
The San Francisco Fire Department says the three people have been transported to a hospital and that investigators have arrived at the scene along Market and Sutter streets in the heart of San Francisco.
Photos of the scene uploaded to social media show a large crowd...
SEATTLE (AP) — Attorneys for victims and family members in a deadly 2014 landslide in Oso, Washington, have accused state lawyers of orchestrating a fraud to hide the truth by deleting emails between defense expert witnesses.
In a motion filed Tuesday, the attorneys say the state has spent over $3 million in taxpayer dollars developing the opinions of its expert team. They claim that undertaking, however, was started with a pact approved by the attorney general to...