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Gene Cernan, last astronaut to walk on moon, dies at 82


Eugene Cernan, the last astronaut to walk on the moon - an experience that he said made him "belong to the universe," died on Monday at the age of 82, the U.S. space agency said.

Cowboys Elliott seeks 'closure' on domestic violence probe

(The Sports Xchange) - Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott wants to see "closure" on the NFL's domestic violence inquiry related to the assault accusations made by his ex-girlfriend over the summer.

16 Jan 2017

Shakira urges Davos elite to nurture future leaders

DAVOS, Switzerland Music star Shakira urged world and business leaders at the opening ceremony of the World Economic Forum on Monday to support efforts to feed, educate and care for underprivileged children.

Davos 16 Jan 2017

UK PM May to appear in April edition of Vogue

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May is to appear in the April edition of U.S. fashion magazine Vogue, her office said.

16 Jan 2017

Actors Johnny Depp, Amber Heard finalize bitter divorce

LOS ANGELES Film star Johnny Depp's tumultuous divorce from actress Amber Heard was finalized on Friday, ending the couple's marriage after months of highly publicized claims by Heard of domestic violence and counterclaims from Depp of financial blackmail. | Video

14 Jan 2017

UK's Prince Charles co-authors 'Ladybird' guide to climate change

LONDON Britain's Prince Charles, a vocal environmental campaigner, has co-authored a basic guide to the problems posed by climate change.

Environment 16 Jan 2017

High-flying pro wrestling star Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka dies at 73

Fijian-born Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka, one of biggest stars in professional wrestling in the 1980s, died on Sunday at age 73, less than two weeks after homicide charges were dropped against him in Pennsylvania for the 1983 death of his girlfriend.

15 Jan 2017

'Star Wars' makers vow not to digitally recreate Carrie Fisher

LOS ANGELES The studio behind the "Star Wars" movie franchise said on Friday is has no plans to digitally recreate film performances of the late actress Carrie Fisher, best known for her role as Princess Leia, in upcoming installments of the blockbuster series.

14 Jan 2017

Priyanka Chopra recovering after mishap on 'Quantico' set

LOS ANGELES Actress Priyanka Chopra is resting at home after a "minor incident" on the set of her ABC show "Quantico," the network said Friday. | Video

13 Jan 2017

France places six more suspects under investigation over Kardashian heist

PARIS The Paris prosecutor said on Friday that it had placed six more people suspected of involvement in last year's armed robbery of U.S. reality TV star Kim Kardashian under formal investigation.

13 Jan 2017