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‘Frozen’ named top entertainer of the year by AP

The choice of Associated Press Entertainer of the Year is "Frozen."

Gary Patterson Wins 2014 Associated Press Coach of the Year Award

TCU Horned Frogs head football coach Gary Patterson was voted 2014 Associated Press College Football Coach of the Year Wednesday, according to AP reporter Ralph D. Russo. Patterson also won the award in 2009, making he and Nick Saban the only two head coaches to ever take home the honor twice. Show More Summary

AP Contractually Obligated to Not Print Anything Bad About North Korea

12 hours agoNews : Mediaite

The Associated Press, the only news agency with a bureau in Pyongyang, has an ironclad agreement with the government of North Korea to only print news favorable to the regime, and, in some cases, news that can only be classified as DPRK propaganda, NK News revealed.

Two Men Rob Woman, Throw Acid On Her Face in New Delhi

13 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

The Associated Press reports that a woman in New Delhi, India was the victim of assault and robbery when two unnamed men threw acid on her face and then stole her purse as they drove by on a motorcycle. Police reported the incident to the press on Wednesday. Read more...

Teenager Shot In Missouri: So What?

(John Hinderaker) One of this morning’s big news stories is the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Antonio Martin by a policeman in Berkeley, Missouri–a place that, the Associated Press tells us helpfully, is “just a few miles from Ferguson.”...Show More Summary

Eden Hazard has told Belgian journalists he will be fit for Chelsea v West Ham

A report from the Press Association suggesting Eden Hazrd is a doubt for Chelsea v West Ham on Friday has had a few Blues fans a little worried. However, a new report has emerged from Belgium, via Nieuwsblad, should ease the nerves at Stamford Bridge. Hazard is one of Chelsea’s key men and is expected […]

George H.W. Bush, 90, Hospitalized with Shortness of Breath

Former President George H.W. Bush was taken to a Houston hospital by ambulance Tuesday night after experiencing "shortness of breath," the Associated Press reports. Read more...

The Taiwan Navy Just Unveiled A Stealth Missile Warship Dubbed The 'Carrier-Killer'

The Taiwan Navy unveiled its new self-designed stealth missile corvette in Ilan. The vessel has a wave-piercing twin-hull design which helps it to avoid radar detection. Produced by Devan Joseph. Video courtesy of Associated Press. Follow BI Video: On Twitter Join the conversation about this story »

Florida just passed New York to become the third most populous state

It's official: More people live in Florida than in New York. U.S. Census Bureau figures released Tuesday show Florida has 19.9 million residents to New York's 19.7 million, The Associated Press reports. The Sunshine State probably hit this milestone in the spring, but Census data confirms it. Show More Summary

Marcus Mariota Named 2014 Associated Press Player of the Year

The accolades keep coming for Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota. Two weeks after being named the 2014 Heisman Trophy winner, the junior has been named The Associated Press Player of the Year. According to a tweet from SportsCenter, Mariota...Show More Summary

Cuba Will Not Revoke Political Asylum for US Fugitives Who US Government Wants Extradited

Cuba will not revoke political asylum for Americans, such as Assata Shakur, who have fled the United States, the Associated Press reports. Since President Barack Obama announced a shift in US policy, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, New Jersey state police and the FBI have seized upon the shift as an opportunity to force Cuba [...]

'Illegal,' 'undocumented,' or something else? No clear consensus yet

As style manual changes go, it was big news. “Illegal immigrant,” a phrase long used for people living in the country without authorization, was no longer “sanctioned” in Associated Press copy, the wire service declared in April 2013. Its influential Stylebook was updated to read, in part: Except in direct quotes essential to the story, use illegal only to refer...

Jackie Chan’s Son Facing Up to Three Years in Jail for Drug Charges

Jaycee Chan, the son of actor Jackie Chan, has been indicted on drug charges in China, the Associated Press reports. The singer/actor is being charged with providing a venue for others to use drugs. If convicted, he could face up to three years in prison. Read More > Other Links From Jackie Chan

Federal judge approves Oklahoma's 3-drug lethal injections

A federal judge ruled Oklahoma's lethal injection protocols constitutional Monday, The Associated Press reports. After Clayton Lockett gasped and writhed on the gurney during a 43-minute execution April 29, 21 Oklahoma death row inmates sued over the use of the sedative midazolam. Show More Summary

Owners pledge $50M more for new Bucks' arena

A person with knowledge of the private negotiations of the purchase of the Milwaukee Bucks tells The Associated Press that the new ownership group has committed another $50 million toward the construction of a new arena.

Gwyneth Paltrow Celebrated Hanukkah at the White House!

Gwyneth Paltrow poses with two guests while attending Hanukkah dinner at the White House on Wednesday (December 17) in Washington, D.C. According to an Associated Press reporter, the 42-year-old actress’ security detail was not so nice to people outside the dinner, but once inside Gwyneth was mingling with guests and happily posed for photos. “Spotted [...]

State Dept. Official Does Not Deny U.S. Role in North Korea Internet Outage

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

Following President Barack Obama's promise of a "proportional response" to the cyber-attack on Sony Pictures, North Korea is seeing a near-total outage of its already-limited internet access. And in comments to the Associated Press, State Department spokesperson Marie Harf is not denying that the U.S. is involved.

North Korea’s internet is down in wake of Sony hack accusations

In a rather suspicious coincidence, North Korea is currently going through a widespread internet outage, according the Associated Press. The connectivity problems started 24 hours ago, and have deteriorated further since. If you haven’t...Show More Summary

NYPD Cop Killer’s Girlfriend Pleaded for Life

Before gunman Ismaaiyl Brinsley shot to NYPD officers, he attacked his girlfriend, leaving the distraught 29-year-old to plead for her life, the Associated Press reports.

AP’s Senior Nat Sec Reporter Lara Jakes Heads to Foreign Policy

The Associated Press’s award-winning national security reporter, Lara Jakes,  is heading over to Foreign Policy to be the magazine’s new deputy managing editor, FP’s editor and CEO David Rothkopk announced in a staff memo last week. Jakes...Show More Summary

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