Channeling Andy Warhol for Sirius series

NEW YORK (AP) — Wind up Robin Williams and the stories pour out — how he developed his accent for “Mrs. Doubtfire,” found out “Mork & Mindy”…

NYC police look for possible parachutists

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police are looking for two unidentified people who may have parachuted onto a lower Manhattan street. NYPD Com…

Terry McMillan does it again with new novel

“Who Asked You?” (Viking), by Terry McMillan Terry McMillan treads familiar territory in her latest novel, “Who Asked You?” Four sisters and…

Court in Knox trial allows new DNA test

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — A court hearing Amanda Knox’s second appeals trial on Monday accepted a request to run additional DNA tests on the pr…

Celeb birthdays for the week of Oct. 6-12

Oct. 6: Actress Britt Ekland is 71. Singer Millie Small is 67. Singer-guitarist Thomas McClary (The Commodores) is 64. Singer Kevin Cronin o…

Under fire, 'Obamacare' going live

President Barack Obama’s health care law has survived the Supreme Court, a battle for the White House and budget brinkmanship. Now the ultim…