By MICHAEL FELBERBAUMAP Tobacco Writer
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Sometimes a cigar isn't just a cigar.
From large hand-rolled cigars and smaller machine-made cigars to little cigars that are similar in size to cigarettes, there are nearly as many cigars as there
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Damage was estimated Wednesday at up to $750,000 as a result of a gas explosion at the sprawling Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center.
No injuries were reported after the Tuesday night blast, though 5,000 guests were evacuated for
By LAURA WIDES-MUNOZAP Hispanic Affairs Writer
MIAMI (AP) - One of the nation's foremost Latino civil rights organizations has selected for the first time a Cuban-American to chair its board.
The National Council of La Raza was expected to announce
By YOUKYUNG LEEAP Technology Writer
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korean TV manufacturers are making billion-dollar bets on a new display technology that promises an even thinner screen and imagery of eye-popping clarity. It might prove to be a costly last gasp of innovation
By Sadie Gennis,
Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis have split after 14 years together, Entertainment Tonight confirms.The couple, who never married, have "amicably separated," Depp's publicist said in a statement.
By Natalie Abrams,
Maybe this is why Adam Carolla called it The Man Show.
Carolla, who most recently appeared on Celebrity Apprentice, recently told the New York Post that "dudes are funnier than chicks." While promoting his new book, Not Taco Bell Material, Carolla insisted that he doesn't
By Kate Stanhope,
Jersey Shore viewers have seen her GTL, fall in love and get arrested -- but one thing fans won't see from star Snooki is the upcoming birth of her first child.
"When I get married, yeah, we could work out something to film the ceremony for the show," the 24-year-old
By The Associated Press
Key events involving Yahoo Inc. and its performance:
Nov. 17, 2008: Yahoo Inc. says co-founder Jerry Yang will step down as CEO as soon as a replacement is found. It ends a rocky reign marked by Yang's refusal to sell the Internet
By LYNN ELBERAP Television Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The video was shocking when played for the first time: A shadowy, jumpy clip of police officers slamming their batons against a fallen man.
Then the 1991 clip of a prone Rodney King being beaten by Los
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yahoo is turning to a former colleague of its interim CEO to oversee the troubled Internet company's efforts to sell more online advertising.
Monday's announcement that Michael Barrett will be