Daily Archives: October 3, 2012

Nicki Goes Off on Mariah, Nick Cannon Responds

The diva's husband comes to her defense in latest American Idol spat

Lolo Jones causes stir over LeGrand tweets

Hurdler Lolo Jones trash-talked about head injuries to former Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand after he jokingly challenged her to a race on Twitter. What ...

Antoine Ashley of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ dies

LOS ANGELES — A contestant who competed on RuPaul’s Drag Race as Sahara Davenport died of heart failure. Antoine Ashley was 27. Ashley died from ...

Most intriguing presidential debate issue?

While the presidential debates start on Oct. 3, the country waits to hear President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney’s thoughts on the biggest issues facing ...

Court spares inmate Williams from Wednesday execution

PHILADELPHIA — The state’s high court on Wednesday halted Pennsylvania’s first scheduled execution in more than a decade, at least temporarily sparing the life of ...

Bill Clinton: GOP taking away students’ rights

DURHAM, N.H. — Former President Bill Clinton on Wednesday urged out-of-state college students to vote in the battleground state of New Hampshire, accusing Republicans of ...

American says installation job caused seat snafu

DALLAS — American Airlines said that improperly installed clamps caused seats to pop loose on two planes during flights and an inspection turned up four others ...

Keys, Warwick get Black Girls Rock! honors

NEW YORK — Alicia Keys and Dionne Warwick are known for singing pop and R&B, but they’ll be honored as black women who “rock” on ...

Baby bust continues: US births fall again

NEW YORK — U.S. births fell for the fourth year in a row, the government reported Wednesday, with experts calling it more proof that the ...

Motown producer Frank Wilson dies

DUARTE, Calif. — Motown record producer and songwriter Frank Wilson, who worked with the Supremes, the Temptations and Marvin Gaye, has died in Southern California at ...

Ex-NFL WR in court again on drug case

DALLAS — Former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd, whose young career was brought to a halt by accusations that he tried to set up a ...

Stewart speaks out on Floetry split

The Floacist talks about the duo's past and if there could be a future reunion

It’s show time: Obama, Romney meet in first debate

President and challenger prepared for the 9 p.m. ET event with lengthy practice sessions

Gallery: The 1st couple, married 20 years today!

Photos capture warm moments shared by President Obama and wife Michelle Obama

Tenn. State tops HBCU polls for 2nd straight week

They received 19 of 21 1st-place votes from media; were unanimous coaches choice

First debate sets up moment of high-risk theater

President Barack Obama and challenger Mitt Romney will attempt to sway voters

Seacrest: No problem with feuding judges

'Idol' host said things got intense between new judges Nicki Minaj & Mariah Carey Tuesday