Death toll in Mexican floods, slides rises to 130

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say the death toll from last week’s floods and mudslides has risen to 130, after eight more bodies were found buried in a landslide. Interior Secretary Miguel Angel Osorio Chong said Tuesday…

Dr. Drew Pinsky announces he had prostate cancer

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dr. Drew Pinsky says he had his prostate removed earlier this year after discovering he had cancer. The host of HLN’s “Dr. Drew on Call” wrote Tuesday on the network’s site that he returned…

California governor signs bill to deter paparazzi

SACRAMENTO, California (AP) — Paparazzi and others who harass the children of public figures will face tougher penalties under legislation that California’s governor signed Tuesday. The bill will boost penalties for actions that include taking photos and video…

Bear obeys bartender’s command, leaves Juneau bar

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — If only all unwelcome bar guests were this obliging. A black bear walked into the bar at the Alaskan Hotel in downtown Juneau on Monday night. Bartender Ariel Svetlik-McCarthy says she freaked out and…

Review: Gordon-Levitt’s porn parable ‘Don Jon’

Jon Martello’s relentless libido has a comic math to it. At the club, Jon (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) and his pals rate girls on a scale of one to “a dime.” He keeps a weekly tally of both his conquests…

Bill Nye treated after ‘Dancing’ injury

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Nye “The Science Guy” is also the injured guy. “Dancing With the Stars” producers say the TV personality is receiving medical attention Tuesday after he was hurt during his most recent performance. No…

‘Law & Order: SVU’ returns with cliffhanger

LOS ANGELES (AP) — NBC’s “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” picks up on last season’s cliffhanger when it returns for its 15th year. In Wednesday’s episode airing at 9 p.m. Eastern, New York City police Detective Olivia…

Calif. governor signs bill to deter paparazzi

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Paparazzi and others who harass the children of public figures will face tougher penalties under legislation that California Gov. Jerry Brown signed Tuesday. The bill from state Sen. Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, will…

Calif. governor signs bill to deter paparazzi

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation imposing tougher penalties on those who harass the children of celebrities and other public figures. The bill from Democratic Sen. Kevin de Leon of Los Angeles would…