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As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

As Herschel Walker eyes Senate run, a turbulent past emerges

ATLANTA (AP) — At first glance, Herschel Walker has a coveted political profile for a potential Senate candidate in Georgia. He was a football hero at the University of Georgia before his long NFL career.
Kanye West unveils new album, Jay-Z track at listening event

Kanye West unveils new album, Jay-Z track at listening event

LOS ANGELES — Kanye West barely said a word during his album listening session Thursday night, but the mercurial rapper still had most attendees standing on their feet while hanging on every word of his new project.
Mario Batali harassment probe settlement: $600K to accusers

Mario Batali harassment probe settlement: $600K to accusers

NEW YORK (AP) — Celebrity chef Mario Batali, his business partner and their New York City restaurant company have agreed to pay $600,000 to resolve a four-year investigation by the state attorney general’s office into allegations that Batali, restaur
MEG Energy boosts 2021 production guidance on strong six months and Q2 profits

MEG Energy boosts 2021 production guidance on strong six months and Q2 profits

CALGARY — MEG Energy Corp. boosted its full-year production guidance after reporting $68 million in net profits in the second quarter on a near doubling of revenues.
Magna agrees to buy Swedish driver technology firm Veoneer for US$3.8 billion

Magna agrees to buy Swedish driver technology firm Veoneer for US$3.8 billion

TORONTO — Magna International Inc. is advancing its goal of becoming a global leader in advanced driver assistance technology by reaching an agreement to acquire Swedish automotive safety technology firm Veoneer for US$3.8 billion including debt.
Air Canada anticipating recovery in demand as travel restrictions are eased

Air Canada anticipating recovery in demand as travel restrictions are eased

Air Canada is anticipating a recovery in demand in the coming months as travel restrictions are eased and leisure passengers look to get away after being grounded by COVID-19.
Singer Luke Combs pays for funerals of 3 who died after show

Singer Luke Combs pays for funerals of 3 who died after show

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — Country singer Luke Combs is paying the funeral expenses of three young men who saw him perform at a Michigan music festival before they died from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning at a nearby campground, relatives said.
PHOTOS: AP photographer turns the lens on herself at Cannes

PHOTOS: AP photographer turns the lens on herself at Cannes

CANNES, France (AP) — “Matt! Matt! Look over here, over your shoulder, Matt Damon!” The moment he turned with a big smile on his face, we made direct eye contact as chills ran down my spine. Bam! I captured it.
Cleveland's Major League Baseball team renamed to Guardians

Cleveland's Major League Baseball team renamed to Guardians

CLEVELAND (AP) — Known as the Indians since 1915, Cleveland’s Major League Baseball team will be called Guardians.
Unifor reaches tentative agreement with Bell for craft workers

Unifor reaches tentative agreement with Bell for craft workers

TORONTO — Unifor says after eight months of bargaining, it has reached a tentative deal with BCE Inc. that will cover craft workers.