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    5 B.B. King children visit body a day before public viewing

    LAS VEGAS (AP) Five of B.B. King's adult children visited the blues great one last time in private at a Las Vegas funeral home that will host a public viewing Friday ahead of a Saturday memorial service.They said the King of the Blues was...

    By Ken Ritter, Associated Press|

  • Entertainment

    5 B.B. King children visit body a day before public viewing

    LAS VEGAS (AP) Five of B.B. King's adult children visited the blues great one last time in private at a Las Vegas funeral home that will host a public viewing Friday ahead of a Saturday memorial service.They said the King of the Blues was...

    By Ken Ritter, Associated Press|

  • Entertainment

    The Latest on Rohingya: Myanmar rescues over 200 boat people

    2 p.m. (0730 GMT)Myanmar says its navy has rescued 208 migrants aboard two fishing trawlers off the western coast.According to the director of the president's office, Zaw Htay, the migrants are Bangladeshi men.They were found off the coast of...

    By The Associated Press|

  • Celebrities

    Did David Letterman's finale top Jay Leno's?

    David Letterman exited "The Late Show" with his best ratings since February 1994 -- but he still got trumped by Jay Leno.

    Compiled by Ann Tatko-Peterson atatko@bayareanewsgroup.com|

  • Entertainment

    The Latest on Rohingya: UN estimates 3,000 still adrift

    10 a.m. (0300 GMT)The U.N. refugee agency is estimating that over 3,000 Rohingya and Bangladeshi migrants or even more could still be adrift in the Andaman Sea.The exact numbers are not known, but the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees says...

    By The Associated Press|

  • Entertainment

    Reality star Duggar resigns from Family Research Council

    NEW YORK (AP) The Family Research Council has accepted the resignation of Josh Duggar in the wake of the reality TV star's apology for unspecified bad behavior as a young teen.Tony Perkins, president of the Washington-based Christian lobbying...

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  • Entertainment

    Quinn: The Ugly Internet rears its head

    It's been a week for the Internet's ugly side.

    By Michelle Quinn mquinn@mercurynews.com|

  • Entertainment

    Rolling Stones rock small LA club ahead of stadium tour

    LOS ANGELES (AP) The Rolling Stones ripped through the intimate Fonda Theatre Wednesday with enough energy to fuel their entire 15-city North American tour.The band announced Wednesday morning it would perform a "club show" that night to kick...

    By Sandy Cohen, AP Entertainment Writer|

  • Entertainment

    Sharper set to plead in federal rape case May 29

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) Former NFL star Darren Sharper, who already has pleaded guilty or no-contest to sexual assault charges in three states, is set to enter a new plea in a federal case next week in New Orleans.Sharper has entered a not-guilty plea...

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  • Entertainment

    Sharper set to plead in federal rape case May 29

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) Former NFL star Darren Sharper, who already has pleaded guilty or no-contest to sexual assault charges in three states, is set to enter a new plea in a federal case on May 29 in New Orleans.Sharper has entered a not-guilty plea...

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