- Charles Barkley has something to say about race in America
NEW YORK (AP) — Charles Barkley calls it friendly fire.
- Wonder Woman named a special UN ambassador, despite protests
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations celebrated Wonder Woman's 75th birthday on Friday by naming the comic book character as its new Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Woman and Girls, despite frustration from both inside and outside the world organization that the spot should go to a real — and less sexualized — woman.
- Prince Albert buys Philadelphia home of mom Grace Kelly
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia home where Oscar-winning actress Grace Kelly grew up and accepted a marriage proposal from Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1955 is now in the hands of the royal family.
- Comic's comic Kevin Meaney has died at age 60
FORESTBURGH, New York (AP) — Kevin Meaney, a comic's comic who worked the standup circuit, was a staple on late-night TV and starred in the short-lived 1990s CBS series "Uncle Buck," has died at age 60, his agent said Saturday.
- Obama nixes twerking at final White House musical event
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said he's sad that one of his and the first lady's favorite traditions, musical night at the White House, ended Friday.
- Donald Glover cast as Lando Calrissian in Han Solo film
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Donald Glover is joining the "Star Wars" universe.
- Daughter of man in The Piano Guys missing in Oregon
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The 21-year-old daughter of one of men in the Utah-based music group The Piano Guys has been reported missing and may have gotten injured or lost on a hike in the Columbia River Gorge in Oregon, authorities say.
- Nobel academy member calls Bob Dylan's silence 'arrogant'
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A member of the Swedish Academy that awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature to Bob Dylan says the American singer-songwriter's silence since receiving the honor is "impolite and arrogant."
- Actress joins London protest seeking end to Aleppo bombing
LONDON (AP) — Hundreds of London protesters, including actress Carey Mulligan, have left teddy bears outside the prime minister's office as they demanded a larger British role in ending attacks on civilians in Syria's Aleppo.
- Rocker Vince Neil pleads guilty in Las Vegas battery case
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor battery for a sidewalk scuffle involving a woman outside a Las Vegas Strip resort in April.