College briefs

Students named to Bluffton dean’s listBLUFFTON — Bluffton University has announced the dean’s list for the spring term. Students wit...

July 4th, 2017 |  


‘Swim Team’ for autistic kids makes splash in documentary

METUCHEN, N.J. (AP) — Every dive into the pool is a victory for Michael McQuay.Each breaststroke. Each backstroke. Each freestyle relay.They all...

July 2nd, 2017 |  


‘Julius Caesar’ director urges artists to ‘take risks’

NEW YORK (AP) — The theater director who endured death threats and lost corporate sponsors after staging a Donald Trump-inspired version of R...

July 2nd, 2017 |  



NBC looks to kick NASCAR ratings into higher gear

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NBC picks up its half of the NASCAR schedule with Saturday night’s race at Daytona International Speedway. Its ...

July 2nd, 2017 |  


Party in the USA

Party in the USA

MIAMI COUNTY — When it comes to celebrating America’s birthday, there’s no shortage of local options.In some places, the celebration...

July 1st, 2017 |  


TV, films turn to young girls for action stars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — From the murderous Laura in “Logan” to the mysterious Eleven in “Stranger Things” to the audacious de...

June 30th, 2017 |  


Lowe feared death during bigfoot-like encounter

(AP) — Rob Lowe says he thought he was going to be killed during an encounter with a bigfoot creature while filming his new A&E docuseries.L...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Ron Howard takes helm of Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ film

NEW YORK (AP) — Ron Howard is taking command of the Han Solo “Star Wars” spinoff after the surprise departure of directors Phil Lord...

June 25th, 2017 |  


Ice Cube’s still got something to say

(AP) — NEW YORK — It’s been more than 25 years, and Ice Cube’s still got something to say.The 48-year-old entertainer has come...

June 25th, 2017 |  


Entertainment briefs

Actress Glenne Headly dead at 62NEW YORK (AP) — Glenne Headly, an early member of the acclaimed Steppenwolf Theatre Company who went on to star ...

June 11th, 2017 |