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IAAF claims Olympic champion Semenya is 'biologically male'

IAAF claims Olympic champion Semenya is 'biologically male'

The governing body of track argued in court that Olympic champion Caster Semenya is "biologically male" and that is the reason she should reduce her natural testosterone to be allowed to compete in female competitions, according to documents released
Netflix announces 2 more seasons of 'Queer Eye'

Netflix announces 2 more seasons of 'Queer Eye'

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Netflix's show "Queer Eye" says it's bringing fabulousness to the masses for two more seasons. The streaming service announced Tuesday that season four will debut July 19.
Jon Stewart keeping up pressure on Mitch McConnell

Jon Stewart keeping up pressure on Mitch McConnell

NEW YORK — Comic Jon Stewart used his buddy Stephen Colbert's late-night show to keep the heat on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for passage of legislation to replenish a victims' fund for first responders to the 9-11 attacks.

Police: Video shows suspect in bus shooting was not gunman

Chicago police have released from custody a man suspected of shooting three passengers on a city bus after determining he wasn't the gunman.
Man standing trial in 2018 burglaries at Wayne Newton home

Man standing trial in 2018 burglaries at Wayne Newton home

LAS VEGAS — Longtime Las Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton and his wife were due to tell a jury on Tuesday about encountering two burglars fleeing their home a year ago, including one who attacked their dogs with a crowbar before escaping over a wall.

AP names Michael Tackett deputy Washington bureau chief

WASHINGTON — The Associated Press on Tuesday named Michael Tackett, an award-winning journalist, as deputy bureau chief in Washington, directing coverage of the White House, Congress and politics.
'Emanuel' explores life after tragic church shooting

'Emanuel' explores life after tragic church shooting

NEW YORK — Jennifer Pinckney was hiding under a desk holding the mouth of her then-6-year-old daughter when Dylann Roof fired more than 70 shots in Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, killing nine black worshippers.
Mariska Hargitay: Haven't been in touch with Linda Fairstein

Mariska Hargitay: Haven't been in touch with Linda Fairstein

NEW YORK — "Law & Order: SVU" star Mariska Hargitay says she hasn't been in touch with friend Linda Fairstein since the former "Central Park Five" prosecutor was dropped by her publisher, though the actress acknowledged Fairstein resigned from th
Boeing signs first deal for 737 Max jet since deadly crashes

Boeing signs first deal for 737 Max jet since deadly crashes

PARIS — Boeing is selling its 737 Max planes again.
Germany's Merkel says she's OK after shaking at ceremony

Germany's Merkel says she's OK after shaking at ceremony

BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared unsteady and was visibly shaking Tuesday as she greeted the new Ukrainian leader in the hot sun in Berlin, saying later that she clearly hadn't drunk enough water.