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'Jeopardy! champion Amy Schneider's history-making run ends

'Jeopardy! champion Amy Schneider's history-making run ends

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Jeopardy!” champion Amy Schneider’s dazzling streak is over, snapped Wednesday by a Chicago librarian after 40 consecutive wins and nearly $1.4 million in prize money.
Review: Strangers on a train in 'Compartment No. 6'

Review: Strangers on a train in 'Compartment No. 6'

A train ride from Moscow to the arctic port city of Murmansk would not seem like the most likely setting for anything as warm as Finnish filmmaker Juho Kuosmanen's “Compartment No. 6.
Spotify says it will grant Young's request to remove music

Spotify says it will grant Young's request to remove music

NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Young's music will be removed from Spotify at his request, following the veteran rock star's protest over the streaming service airing a popular podcast that featured a figure criticized for spreading COVID misinformation.
Canadian band the Elwins breaks up as COVID-19 decimates concert schedule

Canadian band the Elwins breaks up as COVID-19 decimates concert schedule

TORONTO — Canadian pop-rock band the Elwins say they've decided to break up as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to challenge the future of touring life. The Newmarket, Ont.

Fashion retailer pays $4.2M in settlement with FTC

NEW YORK (AP) — Online fashion retailer Fashion Nova will be required to pay $4.2 million to settle allegations that it blocked negative reviews of its products from being posted to its website, according to the Federal Trade Commission.
'Navalny' aims to make noise for imprisoned Russian leader

'Navalny' aims to make noise for imprisoned Russian leader

NEW YORK (AP) — Within hours of Russian authorities officially adding Alexei Navalny to the country’s registry of terrorists and extremists , a new documentary about the imprisoned Russian opposition leader premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.
Race, age, weight: Valentino backs diversity in Paris show

Race, age, weight: Valentino backs diversity in Paris show

PARIS (AP) — It was a breath of fresh air in Paris, as Valentino's designer Pierpaolo Piccioli liberated himself of constraints on race, age and weight Wednesday to produce a joyful, inclusive and long-awaited moment of couture.
Lawyer: Avenatti said he'd represent porn star for a dollar

Lawyer: Avenatti said he'd represent porn star for a dollar

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Avenatti jumped at the chance to represent porn star Stormy Daniels in 2018, saying he’d do it for a dollar, another California attorney testified Wednesday at Avenatti's criminal trial.
Prince Andrew renews attempt to get Giuffre suit dismissed

Prince Andrew renews attempt to get Giuffre suit dismissed

NEW YORK (AP) — Prince Andrew’s lawyers asked a U.S. court again Wednesday to throw out a lawsuit accusing him of sexual abuse, citing multiple legal defenses.
Medicare posts key nursing home staffing info for consumers

Medicare posts key nursing home staffing info for consumers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Shining a light on key markers for nursing home quality, Medicare said Wednesday it is now posting details on staff turnover and weekend nurse coverage on its “Care Compare” website, where families can research a facility.
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