The Latest: Prosecutors deny plan to force Ghosn confession
The Latest: Prosecutors deny plan to force Ghosn confession

A spokesman for the Tokyo prosecutors who have charged former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn with underreporting tens of millions of dollars of income says there is no plan to force the celebrity businessman to confess.

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Chiefs owner 'shocked' by video of Hunt that led to release
Chiefs owner 'shocked' by video of Hunt that led to release

Chiefs chairman Clark Hunt said the organization was aware of three separate off-field incidents that led to the release of star running back Kareem Hunt, including the alleged assault in a Cleveland hotel that was capture on a security camera.

December 9th, 12:58 PM HST
APNewsBreak: Sunday night games an hour earlier in 2019
APNewsBreak: Sunday night games an hour earlier in 2019

APNewsBreak: Baseball players may get a little more sleep when traveling after Sunday night games next year, with the ESPN start time moved up by an hour to shortly after 7 p.m. EDT.

December 9th, 2:08 PM HST
LA Film Critics name 'Roma' best film of the year
LA Film Critics name 'Roma' best film of the year

The Los Angeles Film Critics Association on Sunday named Alfonso Cuaron's deeply personal drama "Roma" best film of the year, adding to the acclaimed film's steadily mounting honors.

December 9th, 1:28 PM HST
With Kevin Hart's downfall, hosting the Oscars got harder
With Kevin Hart's downfall, hosting the Oscars got harder

Hart's fallout raises questions about the Oscars host problem and the liability of social media.

December 7th, 12:58 PM HST
Cardi B, Pharrell, Kanye draw crowds during Art Basel Miami
Cardi B, Pharrell, Kanye draw crowds during Art Basel Miami

Royalty, Real Housewives and the fathers of two Kardashian babies were among the celebs that fanned out across Miami for a week of glamorous parties toasting the world's best artists during Art Basel.

December 8th, 9:48 PM HST
Items belonging to Sinatra make $9M hit at Sotheby's auction
Items belonging to Sinatra make $9M hit at Sotheby's auction

The private treasures of Frank Sinatra and his wife Barbara were a big, multimillion-dollar hit at a New York auction.

December 7th, 5:58 PM HST
Rise up: Female voices take center stage at Grammys
Rise up: Female voices take center stage at Grammys

Female musicians who not only write their own lyrics _ but produce their songs too _ are taking center stage at the 2019 Grammy Awards, a year after female voices were shut of the show's major categories.

December 7th, 7:08 PM HST
Concert stampede in Italy leaves 6 dead, over 50 hurt
Concert stampede in Italy leaves 6 dead, over 50 hurt

Officials 6 dead, more than 100 injured in nightclub stampede in Italy.

December 7th, 7:08 PM HST
Lamar leads Grammy noms, where women make a comeback
Lamar leads Grammy noms, where women make a comeback

Kendrick Lamar, Drake and Brandi Carlile will compete in the top three categories at the 2019 Grammys, where women mark a comeback.

December 7th, 3:55 AM HST
'Ralph' tops box office again, 'Aquaman' is a hit in China
'Ralph' tops box office again, 'Aquaman' is a hit in China

On a quiet weekend at the box office, "Ralph Breaks the Internet" was no. 1 for the third straight week, while the upcoming DC Comics superhero film "Aquaman" made a huge splash in Chinese theaters.

December 9th, 9:38 AM HST
Author Jon Krakauer sues over adaptation of 'Into the Wild'
Author Jon Krakauer sues over adaptation of 'Into the Wild'

Author Jon Krakauer has has filed suit over a musical adaptation of his 1996 book "Into the Wild.".

December 8th, 10:48 AM HST
Kevin Hart quits as Oscars host over his anti-gay tweets
Kevin Hart quits as Oscars host over his anti-gay tweets

Kevin Hart's response to criticism over earlier homophobic tweets has further inflamed the backlash to the newly minted Oscar host.

December 6th, 3:45 PM HST
Kanye West surprises crowd honoring late rapper XXXTentacion
Kanye West surprises crowd honoring late rapper XXXTentacion

Kanye West surprised fans at a tribute honoring the late rapper XXXTentacion during Art Basel, jumping onstage to perform a new song that features West and the rapper who was gunned down in Florida earlier this year.

December 7th, 3:58 PM HST
La Scala premiere 'Attila' speaks to today's global turmoil
La Scala premiere 'Attila' speaks to today's global turmoil

La Scala's season premiere of a new production of Verdi's "Attila" takes on contemporary themes of male leaders selling out to self-interest while the final act of heroism falls to a woman.

December 7th, 1:55 AM HST
Destiny Child's Michelle Williams reveals engagement is off
Destiny Child's Michelle Williams reveals engagement is off

Destiny's Child singer Michelle Williams has called it quits with her fiance.

December 7th, 7:49 AM HST
Rome opera hires Gatti, who lost job over #metoo allegations
Rome opera hires Gatti, who lost job over #metoo allegations

Rome's opera house has engaged Daniele Gatti, who was fired by a Dutch orchestra this year over #metoo allegations.

December 7th, 4:05 AM HST
Ex-major leaguers Valbuena, Castillo die in Venezuela crash
Ex-major leaguers Valbuena, Castillo die in Venezuela crash

Former Major League Baseball players Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo have been killed in a car crash in Venezuela.

December 7th, 3:37 AM HST
It's now or never pedestrians: German town has Elvis lights
It's now or never pedestrians: German town has Elvis lights

Keep your blue suede shoes behind the curb: the German town where Elvis Presley was stationed as a soldier in the 1950s has installed three pedestrian lights with images of the American rock icon.

December 6th, 5:39 AM HST
'Avengers 4' gets a title, trailer and new release date
'Avengers 4' gets a title, trailer and new release date

The fourth "Avengers" movie finally has a title.

December 7th, 6:15 AM HST
Judge: Cardi B must not contact strip club melee victims
Judge: Cardi B must not contact strip club melee victims

A judge has issued orders of protection against Platinum rapper Cardi B in a case involving a melee at a New York strip club.

December 7th, 5:05 AM HST
Aniston: Netflix 'Friends' deal a testament to show's value
Aniston: Netflix 'Friends' deal a testament to show's value

Jennifer Aniston calls Netflix deal to keep "Friends" on the streaming service 'amazing,' says it's a testament to the viewers' connection to a show from such a different era.

December 7th, 5:35 AM HST
Russian chemistry teacher accused of setting up a drug lab
Russian chemistry teacher accused of setting up a drug lab

Prosecutors in St. Petersburg have charged two Russian high school teachers of producing and selling drugs, a case that has drawn comparisons with the "Breaking Bad" television series.

December 7th, 9:48 AM HST
After a year full of tears, Ariana Grande comes out on top
After a year full of tears, Ariana Grande comes out on top

Ariana Grande capped off a successful year as a pop star _ but a trying one as a maturing young woman _ at the 13th annual Billboard Women in Music event, where she was named Woman of the Year.

December 6th, 7:24 PM HST
Dick Cheney biopic 'Vice' tops Golden Globes nominations
Dick Cheney biopic 'Vice' tops Golden Globes nominations

Nominations for the 76th annual Golden Globes Awards will be announced Thursday morning, and both "A Star Is Born" and "Mary Poppins Returns" could be in for a big morning.

December 5th, 7:30 PM HST
After a long, bumpy journey, 'Mowgli' settles in at Netflix
After a long, bumpy journey, 'Mowgli' settles in at Netflix

After a long, bumpy journey, Andy Serkis' 'Jungle Book' adaptation 'Mowgli' settles in at Netflix.

December 6th, 10:54 AM HST
The Latest: Private, graveside service ends; Bush buried
The Latest: Private, graveside service ends; Bush buried

More than 11,000 people paid their respects to George H.W. Bush as the 41st president lay in repose all night at a Houston church where his family worshipped.

December 6th, 2:29 AM HST
No Sam Elliott and more Golden Globes nomination shockers
No Sam Elliott and more Golden Globes nomination shockers

No Sam Elliott and more Golden Globes nomination shockers, including a series snub for 'Atlanta' and shutout of female directors.

December 6th, 6:41 AM HST
Former CBS chief Moonves accused of more sexual misconduct
Former CBS chief Moonves accused of more sexual misconduct

Report says a probe by CBS lawyers outlines more allegations of sexual misconduct by longtime chief Les Moonves.

December 4th, 6:18 PM HST
Judge: Cardi B must not contact strip club melee victims
Judge: Cardi B must not contact strip club melee victims

A judge has issued orders of protection against Platinum rapper Cardi B in a case involving a melee at a New York strip club.

December 7th, 5:05 AM HST
Aniston: Netflix 'Friends' deal a testament to show's value
Aniston: Netflix 'Friends' deal a testament to show's value

Jennifer Aniston calls Netflix deal to keep "Friends" on the streaming service 'amazing,' says it's a testament to the viewers' connection to a show from such a different era.

December 7th, 5:35 AM HST
Russian chemistry teacher accused of setting up a drug lab
Russian chemistry teacher accused of setting up a drug lab

Prosecutors in St. Petersburg have charged two Russian high school teachers of producing and selling drugs, a case that has drawn comparisons with the "Breaking Bad" television series.

December 7th, 9:48 AM HST
After a year full of tears, Ariana Grande comes out on top
After a year full of tears, Ariana Grande comes out on top

Ariana Grande capped off a successful year as a pop star _ but a trying one as a maturing young woman _ at the 13th annual Billboard Women in Music event, where she was named Woman of the Year.

December 6th, 7:24 PM HST
Dick Cheney biopic 'Vice' tops Golden Globes nominations
Dick Cheney biopic 'Vice' tops Golden Globes nominations

Nominations for the 76th annual Golden Globes Awards will be announced Thursday morning, and both "A Star Is Born" and "Mary Poppins Returns" could be in for a big morning.

December 5th, 7:30 PM HST