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'Borat,' 'Promising Young Woman' win at Writers Guild Awards

'Borat,' 'Promising Young Woman' win at Writers Guild Awards

NEW YORK — Sacha Baron Cohen's “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm” was partly improvised and scripted by nine writers, but it still walked away Sunday night with one of the Writers Guild Awards' top honours , best adapted screenplay.
Prince Harry gives advice to grieving children in new book

Prince Harry gives advice to grieving children in new book

LONDON — Britain’s Prince Harry has written the foreword for a new book aimed at the children of frontline workers who died in the COVID-19 pandemic, sharing the pain he suffered as a boy after the death of his mother, Princess Diana.
Lawsuit filed over hit-and-run death of Nicki Minaj's father

Lawsuit filed over hit-and-run death of Nicki Minaj's father

MINEOLA, N.Y. — Rapper Nicki Minaj’s mother, Carol Maraj, has filed a $150 million lawsuit against the man who is accused of killing Minaj’s father in a hit-and-run crash last month, an attorney for Maraj said.

Attack on kissing men fuels push for Italy hate crime law

ROME — A recent attack in a Rome train station on two men who were kissing fueled calls by Italian political leaders Sunday for quick passage of a hate crimes law to protect members of the LGBTQ community, women and people with disabilities.
Official confirms man now linked to 5 deaths

Official confirms man now linked to 5 deaths

NEW YORK — Authorities are still investigating claims made by a man charged in a New Jersey slaying who has said he killed a total of 16 people in multiple states, though a law enforcement official confirmed Sunday that he is the primary suspect in t
Texas Roadhouse CEO Kent Taylor dies amid COVID-19 struggle

Texas Roadhouse CEO Kent Taylor dies amid COVID-19 struggle

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Kent Taylor, founder and CEO of the Texas Roadhouse restaurant chain, has died. He was 65. His family and the company say he took his own life after suffering from symptoms related to COVID-19, including severe tinnitus.
Biden aims to prevent border crossings from swamping agenda

Biden aims to prevent border crossings from swamping agenda

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration is scrambling to manage a growing humanitarian and political challenge at the U.S.-Mexico border that threatens to overshadow its ambitious legislative agenda.
Clashes in English city of Bristol leave 20 police injured

Clashes in English city of Bristol leave 20 police injured

LONDON — A protest in the English city of Bristol against new policing legislation turned into violent clashes that left at least 20 officers injured — two of them seriously — widespread damage to a police station and police vehicles torched, police
Eight activists jailed in Shenzhen returned to Hong Kong

Eight activists jailed in Shenzhen returned to Hong Kong

HONG KONG — Eight activists detained at sea as they sought to flee Hong Kong by speedboat have finished serving jail sentences in China and were handed over Monday to authorities in Hong Kong, where they may face further prosecution.
Israeli election seen as referendum on divisive Netanyahu

Israeli election seen as referendum on divisive Netanyahu

JERUSALEM — Israelis vote Tuesday in their fourth parliamentary election in just two years. Once again, the race boils down to a referendum on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
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