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Serena says accidentally spilled news of her pregnancy


Serena Williams had no intention of sharing her pregnancy with the world last week but spilled the beans when she accidentally uploaded the "20 weeks" photo of herself on Snapchat, the world number one said on Tuesday. | Video

Friend of Robert Durst of 'The Jinx' feared he might harm her: testimony

LOS ANGELES Real estate scion Robert Durst's friend, Susan Berman, was in a state of emotional distress in the early 1980s when she said that if anything happened to her it would be his fault, Berman's friend testified on Tuesday at a hearing.

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Lawyer for ex-NFL star Hernandez denies letter mentioned prison lover

BOSTON A lawyer for former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez on Tuesday denied media reports that the athlete wrote a letter to a prison lover before hanging himself in his prison cell last week.

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Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection

Elton John spent two nights in intensive care with a potentially deadly bacterial infection and has canceled all his concerts for the rest of April and May, his publicist said on Monday. | Video

Music, 25 Apr 2017

Tom Hanks jokes Twitter CEO inspired his character in 'The Circle'

SAN FRANCISCO Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks, who plays a Silicon Valley tycoon in the new film "The Circle" about a powerful social media company, teased Twitter Inc Chief Executive Officer Jack Dorsey on Monday that he may have been inspiration for the part.

Tech, 25 Apr 2017

Notes found by ex-NFL star Hernandez's body turned over to family

BOSTON Three handwritten notes found by the body of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez following his suicide in a Massachusetts prison cell last week were handed over to his family on Monday, an official said.

24 Apr 2017

'Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance' author Pirsig dies at 88

NEW YORK Robert M. Pirsig, author of the influential 1970s philosophical novel "Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance," died on Monday at the age of 88, his publisher said.

24 Apr 2017

will.i.am to mix tech know-how with banking at Britain's Atom

LONDON Britain's Atom has hired pop star will.i.am as a strategic adviser to its board as the app-based bank seeks to grow.

Tech, 24 Apr 2017

Lively, Chastain, Chelsea Clinton honored for philanthropic work

NEW YORK Hollywood actresses Blake Lively and Jessica Chastain were among the six women honored on Friday for their philanthropic efforts with organizations helping women and children. | Video

Life 22 Apr 2017

UK's William, Harry and Kate open up about emotional struggles

LONDON Britain's Prince William, his wife Kate and brother Harry have given their most public comments on their emotional struggles and how the siblings' closeness helped them cope with their mother's death.

Health 21 Apr 2017