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Medical emergency triggers stampede at San Francisco theater

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 16th - 3:12pm

Chaos broke out during a performance of the musical "Hamilton" at San Francisco's Orpheum theater Friday night after audience members mistook a medical emergency for a shooting.

Nadav Lapid's 'Synonyms' wins top prize at Berlin Film Fest

Geir Moulson, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 16th - 1:58pm

Israeli director Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms," a movie about a young Israeli man who uproots himself to France and is determined to put his homeland behind him, won the Berlin International Film Festival's top Golden Bear award on Saturday.

Director Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms" wins Berlin Film Festival's top Golden Bear award

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 12:26pm

Director Nadav Lapid's "Synonyms" wins Berlin Film Festival's top Golden Bear award.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 16th - 8:56am

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Women filmmakers have record showing at Berlin Film Festival

Louise Dixon, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 8:18am

The voice of the female filmmaker was louder than ever at this year's Berlin Film Festival, with seven out of the 17 films in the competition section helmed by women, and female directors from all corners of the globe featured prominently at the festival.

Swiss actor Bruno Ganz, star of 'Downfall,' dies at 77

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 16th - 7:30am

Swiss actor Bruno Ganz, who played Adolf Hitler cooped up in his Berlin bunker in "Downfall" and an angel in Wim Wenders' "Wings of Desire," has died. He was 77.

21 Savage 'wasn't hiding' being British, feared deportation

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 15th - 5:30pm

The Atlanta-based rapper 21 Savage said in an interview aired Friday that he didn't talk about his British citizenship before because he didn't want to get deported.

The Latest: 21 Savage surrenders on outstanding warrant

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 15th - 5:04pm

The Latest on saga involving Atlanta-based rapper 21 Savage (all times local):

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 5:03pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

All Academy Awards categories will air live on Oscars telecast, reversing plan to give 4 honors during commercials

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 4:13pm

All Academy Awards categories will air live on Oscars telecast, reversing plan to give 4 honors during commercials.

Ex-FBI official recounts discussion about 25th Amendment

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 15th - 4:12pm

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe said in an interview posted Friday that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein broached the idea of using the Constitution to oust President Donald Trump, saying the Justice Department official "discussed it with me in the context of thinking about how many other cabinet officials might support such an effort."

Chicago police spokesman: 2 suspects arrested in reported hate crime against black actor Jussie Smollett are also black

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 1:02pm

Chicago police spokesman: 2 suspects arrested in reported hate crime against black actor Jussie Smollett are also black.

Tichina Arnold finds a new sitcom home in 'The Neighborhood'

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 15th - 12:42pm

Tichina Arnold knew as a tot she was meant to perform.

APNewsBreak: Allred contacted authorities about R Kelly tape

Michael Tarm, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 15th - 11:44am

Attorney Gloria Allred tells The Associated Press she has contacted law enforcement about concerns one of her clients may be the person in a VHS tape recently given to Chicago prosecutors that purportedly shows R&B star R. Kelly having sex with an underage girl.

Outtakes: Regina King on white lies, directing and '227'

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 15th - 11:18am

Regina King — who is nominated for her first-ever Academy Award for her work in "If Beale Street Could Talk" — discusses sitting in the director's chair and following up on the promise she made to female filmmakers during her Golden Globes speech in outtakes from a recent interview with The Associated Press. Read the interview here .

Main suspect in Sweden's royal jewels heist confesses

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 15th - 10:22am

The main suspect in the theft of royal funeral artifacts from a Swedish cathedral confessed Friday to stealing them after his DNA was found on the items that were pulled out last week from a garbage bin north of Stockholm.

Regina is already a King, but what about president?

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 15th - 10:14am

So, Regina King walked into a 99-cent store. And what'd she get? A prophecy on her life.

The Latest: 2 questioned in Smollett attack now suspects

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 15th - 9:48am

The Latest on the attack on 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett (all times local):

A few feel-good moments to remember from NY Fashion Week

The Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 15th - 7:54am

Fashion Week has ended in New York, leaving a trail of sequins and feathers, worn-out stilettos and blisters and traffic jams. But sometimes, fashion feels good: there were some moments of genuine, happy emotion. Here are a few feel-good moments of the week: