Charlie Sheen Files For Divorce In Los Angeles

By Anthony McCartney, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES – Charlie Sheen filed to end his marriage to his third wife Monday and stated in documents that the couple separated the same day as a Christmas 2009 altercation that led to assault charges against the veteran actor. The divorce came less than a week after the […]

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Trial Begins for Accused Shawn Johnson Stalker

By ANTHONY McCARTNEY AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — A man accused of stalking Shawn Johnson harbored a dangerous obsession to marry the Olympic gold-medalist, a prosecutor claimed Tuesday. Robert O’Ryan, 36, sat quietly as prosecutor Wendy Segall described how he drove from Jacksonville, Fla., to Los Angeles in an attempt to meet Johnson. At […]

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ESPN Betting US Soccer Fans Want More World Cup

By RACHEL COHEN AP Sports Writer NEW YORK — Knowledgeable U.S. soccer fans – it’s not an oxymoron. ESPN is making a huge investment in World Cup coverage, paying $100 million for the rights to the 2010 and 2014 tournaments, based on the conviction that not only do Americans know the beautiful game, they want […]

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Betty White Makes a Splash, Over and Over Again

By LYNN ELBER AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES — In 1951, a newspaper hailed Betty White as “TV’s Busiest Gal” in a headline that merits recycling. Consider her latest itinerary: The actress flew from Los Angeles to Washington to attend the White House Correspondents Association dinner last Saturday; traveled to New York to host this […]

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