New law puts NHL great Konstantinov 24/7 care in jeopardy

By LARRY LAGE May 27, 2022 GMT WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich. (AP) – Vladimir Konstantinov has traded hockey sticks for an Uno deck. Many, in fact. The onetime Soviet and Detroit Red Wings star plays so often that he goes through a pack per week, wearing out cards with the hands that once made him … Read more

Navy captain on grueling ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ training

When the original “Top Gun” movie debuted in 1986, the blockbuster led to a major bump in Navy recruiting – reportedly a whopping 500%. “I don’t know if that figure is accurate but I will tell you that it definitely had an effect on recruiting if only one guy, which is me,” Captain Brian Ferguson, … Read more

Bobby Brown reflects on Whitney and Bobbi Kristina in new doc

As a newlywed couple, Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston sang about having “Something in Common” on their first duet in 1992. And before his wedding to the late pop superstar on July 18, 1992, the jittery groom – who had been “drinking and smoking, sniffing” in the bathroom – discovered that the two shared even … Read more

Stranger Things adds warning to premiere after Uvalde shooting

Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven in Stranger ThingsScreenshot: Netflix / YouTube In the wake of the recent school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, Netflix has added a warning to the premiere episode of Stranger Things‘fourth season. The title card appears before the recap of the third season and references a particular moment from the opening minutes … Read more

Alan White, Yes and Plastic Ono Band drummer, dead at 72

The musician, born in County Durham, England, died in the United States on Thursday after a brief illness, his family said in a statement shared on his Facebook page. “Alan White, our beloved husband, dad, and grandpa, passed away at the age of 72 at his Seattle-area home on May 26, 2022, after a brief … Read more

Parole recommended for California follower of Charles Manson

This March 13, 2020, photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Charles Manson follower Patricia Krenwinkel. A California parole panel recommended her release for the first time, Thursday, May 26,2022. Krenwinkel, 74, was previously denied parole 14 times for the slayings of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and four other people in … Read more

Amber Heard ends testimony asking Depp to ‘leave me alone’

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) – Amber Heard told jurors Thursday that a harassment campaign waged against her by ex-husband Johnny Depp has left her humiliated and scared for her life from multiple death threats, and said she just wants “Johnny to leave me alone.” Heard was the final witness in the six-week libel trial Depp … Read more

Ellen DeGeneres ends daytime show with plea for compassion

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Ellen DeGeneres brought her nearly two-decade daytime talk show to an end Thursday with a celebrity lovefest and a forceful assertion of her achievement as a gay woman daring to be herself. DeGeneres and guests Jennifer Aniston, Billie Eilish and Pink shared memories and affection as “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” concluded … Read more

Lucasfilm Debuts First Look and Title

Image: Lucasfilm While Star Wars Celebration may be focused on all things from George Lucas’ sci-fi franchise, Lucasfilm’s also using the annual convention to highlight other franchises it owns. After what feels like an eternitywe finally got a tiny first look at Indiana Jones 5, with a picture that gives the impression this’ll be the … Read more