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'SNL' adds 3 to its cast, including an Asian American comic

'SNL' adds 3 to its cast, including an Asian American comic

LOS ANGELES — "Saturday Night Live" is adding three new cast members for its upcoming 45th season, including the show's only Asian American performer.

Reality star 'The Situation' released from federal prison

NEWARK, N.J. — "Jersey Shore" cast member Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is now a free man. The 37-year-old reality television star's publicist says he was released from prison in Otisville, New York, around 8:30 a.m. Thursday.

Meghan launches clothing line to help jobless British women

LONDON — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has launched a clothing line for a British charity that helps unemployed women find work.

Paris court finds Saudi princess guilty in beating case

PARIS — A French court found the only daughter of Saudi Arabia's King Salman guilty of complicity in violence Thursday for ordering her bodyguard to detain and strike a plumber for taking photos at the Saudi royal family's apartment in Paris.
Ex-reality TV star Ravenel pleads guilty to assault on nanny

Ex-reality TV star Ravenel pleads guilty to assault on nanny

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Reality television star and ex-South Carolina treasurer Thomas Ravenel has been fined $500 after taking a plea deal to charges he assaulted a former nanny.
New film explores legacy of Puerto Rican actor Raúl Juliá

New film explores legacy of Puerto Rican actor Raúl Juliá

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Members of Generation X may know Raúl Juliá for his energetic and playful role as Gomez Addams in the 1991 movie adaptation of "The Addams Family.

Supreme Court allows broad enforcement of Trump asylum rule

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is allowing nationwide enforcement of a new Trump administration rule that prevents most Central American migrants from seeking asylum in the United States.

Review: Adaptation of 'The Goldfinch' is elegant but flawed

Everything is beautiful in John Crowley's adaptation of "The Goldfinch ," even the grilled cheese sandwich that a kind stranger makes for a boy who has just lost his mother.

Retrial ordered in bias case against Keller restaurant group

SAN FRANCISCO — A California judge has ordered a retrial in a pregnancy discrimination case brought against the Thomas Keller Restaurant Group.

Lawsuit over profits from Fox series "Bones" is settled

LOS ANGELES — A lawsuit over profits between the producers and stars of the show "Bones" and 21st Century Fox has been settled.