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Bieber under investigation for Los Angeles restaurant fracas

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles authorities say they are investigating a report that Justin Bieber head butted a man during an argument at a Sunset Strip restaurant. The Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department says a witness reported seeing Bieber fighting with two bartenders at a West Hollywood restaurant and then head butt a patron early …

In movie, Justin Gatlin reflects on rise, fall, rise again

The heaving, uncontrollable sobs have occurred twice for Justin Gatlin. Once, for a failed drug test in his prime that led to a stay in track’s version of purgatory. The other, over a .01-second slipup that he’ll never get over. Say this much for the controversial sprinter: His life has certainly been filled with peaks …

Susan Sarandon tells gay website her sexuality is ‘up for grabs’

Self-described “serial monogamist” Susan Sarandon recently told a gay website her sexuality was “up for grabs.” “Is your sexuality more or less rigid these days? Basically, should we be welcoming you to the family?” an interviewer with PrideSource.com asked the 70-year-old actress in an interview published Tuesday. “Well, I’m a serial monogamist, so I haven’t …

Jets’ Revis charged after fight in Pittsburgh last weekend

PITTSBURGH (AP) – New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis was charged with four first-degree felonies and one misdemeanor after allegedly being involved in a fight with two men last weekend. According to a docket sheet filed Thursday night, the 31-year-old Revis is facing two counts of aggravated assault, along with charges of robbery, conspiracy to …

London Fashion Week catwalk shows to begin in new location

LONDON (AP) – London Fashion Week is set to kick off with a series of shows that will include Burberry, Versus and other luminaries. The British capital’s fashion showcase starts Friday in a new location on the Strand in central London. The shows will include a mix of established designers and newcomers. There is also …

‘Arrival’ review (4K UHD)

Director Denis Villeneuve (“Sicario”) turns Ted Chiang’s sci-fi short story into a critically acclaimed and Academy Award-nominated blockbuster in Arrival (Paramount Home Entertainment, Rated PG-13, 116 minutes, 2.39:1 aspect ratio, $48.99). It’s now available for viewers who have embraced the latest evolution of home-theater experiences. Actress Amy Adams carries the emotional and cerebral baggage as …

Trevor Noah, Jennifer Egan among PEN festival guests

NEW YORK (AP) – Jennifer Egan, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Marlon James are among more than 150 artists and writers scheduled to appear at this year’s PEN World Voices Festival, which has a theme of “Gender & Power.” Trevor Noah and Laurie Anderson also will be guest speakers during the weeklong event, to be held …

Thursday’s Sports in Brief

PRO FOOTBALL PITTSBURGH (AP) – New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis was charged with four first-degree felonies and one misdemeanor after allegedly being involved in a fight with two men last weekend. According to a docket sheet, the 31-year-old Revis is facing two counts of aggravated assault, along with charges of robbery, conspiracy to commit …

‘Fist Fight’ an indulgence in pre-teen male fantasy

If you like Ice Cube surly and sneering, find penis drawings hilarious and believe real men solve problems by throwing punches, “Fist Fight “is for you. This R-rated comedy from director Richie Keen starts with a ridiculous premise: One high-school teacher insists that another fight him after school to settle a professional beef. The opening …

Museum removes artwork produced by immigrants as protest

WELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) – A museum at a small liberal arts college in Massachusetts has removed or covered dozens of artwork produced by immigrant artists or donated by foreign-born collectors to illustrate their contribution to the cultural wealth of the United States. The Art-Less project has effectively removed or shrouded 120 works of art, or …