President Joe Biden walks to a motorcade vehicle after golfing at Wilmington Country Club on Saturday.

Fore! Biden plays golf for the first time as president

President Joe Biden has taken his first swing at a presidential pastime: golf.

'Peaky Blinders' actor Helen McCrory dies of cancer at 52

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Helen McCrory at the British Academy Television Awards in London on May 8, 2016.
British actor Helen McCrory, who starred in the television show "Peaky Blinders" and the "Harry Potter" movies, has died, her husband said Friday. She was 52 and had been suffering from cancer.

Star British choreographer Liam Scarlett dies at 35

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Royal Ballet choreographer Liam Scarlett has died aged 35.
Liam Scarlett, a star British choreographer whose career was clouded by abuse allegations, has died. He was 35.
World
4:55pm
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II takes her seat alone in St. George’s Chapel during the funeral of Prince Philip.

The queen says goodbye to Philip, continues her reign alone

Sitting by herself at the funeral of Prince Philip on Saturday, Queen Elizabeth cut a regal, but solitary figure: still the monarch, but now alone.
Nation
3:49pm

Attorney apologizes for assault accusation against Donald

The attorney for a man who accused NFL star Aaron Donald of assaulting him at a Pittsburgh nightclub last weekend has apologized, saying it was a case of mistaken identity.
World
2:31pm

AP PHOTOS: Reflections on a royal funeral amid a pandemic

As military bands played and a procession of royals escorted his coffin to the church, Prince Philip was laid to rest Saturday in a funeral ceremony that honored his lifetime of service to the U.K., the crown and his wife of 73 years, Queen Elizabeth II.
World
2:10pm

From Russia to Britain, Philip's royal ties spanned Europe

Prince Philip's life spanned a century of European history. His family ties were just as broad, with Britain's longest-serving consort linked by blood and marriage to most of the continent's royal houses.
World
1:30pm
Prince William, Peter Phillips and Prince Harry walk in a procession behind the coffin of Prince Philip, during the funeral of Britain’s Prince Phil

Harry, William seen chatting together after royal funeral

A year after they last saw one another, Prince William and his brother Prince Harry put their fraught relationship aside as they said farewell to their grandfather at his funeral on Saturday.
Nation
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Images of Britain’s Prince Philip are displayed on a giant screen at Piccadilly Circus, London Saturday, April 17, 2021.

The Latest: Crowds line streets to pay respects to Philip

Hundreds of people have lined the streets outside Windsor Castle to pay their respects to Prince Philip. Some held Union flags and clutched flowers, while others wore custom face masks featuring the royal's photo.
Nation
11:45am
E. Jean Carroll talks to reporters outside a courthouse in New York in March 2020.

Lawyers: DOJ defense in Trump defamation suit is 'dangerous'

The U.S. Justice Department made a "wrong and dangerous" argument in seeking to defend former President Donald Trump against a former advice columnist's claim that he defamed her when he denied her allegation of rape, her lawyers have told a court.
World
April 17

List of mourners attending the funeral of Prince Philip

Here is the full list of mourners who will attend the funeral of Prince Philip on Saturday at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle:
Nation
April 16

Celebrities make a stand for COVID vaccines on TV special

President Joe Biden, former President Barack Obama and a slew of celebrities including Billy Crystal, Jennifer Hudson and Lin-Manuel Miranda are part of a special aimed at boosting COVID-19 vaccination rates.
Nation
April 16

Jeffree Star hospitalized after Wyoming car crash

YouTube personality, businessman and musician Jeffree Star was hospitalized after a car crash in Wyoming.
World
April 16

Philip's 'fortitude and faith' to be remembered at funeral

Prince Philip will be remembered as a man of "courage, fortitude and faith" at a martial but also personal funeral that will mark the death of a royal patriarch who was a beloved husband and father, and one of a dwindling number of World War II veterans.
Variety
April 16

Jimmy Kimmel, YouTube's Mark Rober to host autism benefit

Jimmy Kimmel and YouTube personality and engineer Mark Rober will host an online fundraiser to benefit those with autism.
Variety
April 16

Issa Rae gives new creatives a hand, talks ending 'Insecure'

Issa Rae remembers what life was like when she was starting out in Hollywood: no money, and just hoping for a chance to be discovered.
Nation
April 16

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts:
Variety
April 16
Viola Davis is scheduled to be honored April 22 in an online ceremony.

Viola Davis is named Hasty Pudding Woman of the Year

Viola Davis was named Woman of the Year on Friday by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals.
Nation
April 16
Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel poses after a press conference at the Palais Garnier opera house, in Paris Friday, April 16, 2021. The Paris Oper

LA Phil's Dudamel to become music director of Paris Opera

Gustavo Dudamel will become music director of the Paris Opera while continuing his commitment to the Los Angeles Philharmonic.
Variety
April 16

Keith Urban, Mickey Guyton have chemistry as ACM hosts

The 2021 Academy of Country Music Awards will host a very special crowd who will finally get to see live music performances again.
World
April 16

Philip's legacy lives in chef who traded prison for kitchen

Jon Watts was 18 years old when he woke up in a prison cell and decided he had to change.
Variety
April 16

List of mourners attending the funeral of Prince Philip

Here is the full list of mourners who will attend the funeral of Prince Philip on Saturday at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle:
Sports
April 16

A's pound Tigers, back Manaea's 1st victory of season, 8-4

The Oakland Athletics are scoring runs every which way again and they're back to playing their winning brand of baseball.