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NEW YORK (AP) -- Donald Trump says he's a man who hardly ever apologizes. But the head of Fox News Channel says the GOP presidential candidate owes one to his employee, Megyn Kelly. Trump went off on Kelly after she returned from vacation to do her show Monday night. Trump tweeted that he liked Kelly's show better when her replacement was on. He also criticized her handling of an interview and suggested she wasn't up on the immigration issue. Roger Ailes says Trump's latest attack is "as unacceptable as it is disturbing." Other Fox hosts have stepped up to defend Kelly, who drew Trump's ire for questioning him about his harsh words about women during the first GOP presidential debate.
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230-a-16-(Donald Trump, GOP presidential candidate, with reporters)-"about Megyn Kelly"-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says Megyn Kelly should apologize to him for the way she questioned him in the first GOP presidential debate. (25 Aug 2015)
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194-c-17-(Warren Levinson, AP correspondent)-"in the future"-AP correspondent Warren Levinson reports Fox News chairman Roger Ailes is defending anchor Megyn Kelly after a new broadside from Donald Trump. (25 Aug 2015)
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DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) -- Apparently fighting with one news organization isn't enough for Donald Trump. He's now on the outs with Univision. He got into an extended argument with a news anchor from the Spanish-language TV network. Jorge Ramos challenged Trump yesterday at a campaign event in Iowa, asking him about his immigration policy. Trump told Ramos to -- quote -- "go back to Univision." He also had his security people escorted from a news conference -- a move Trump said was made because he hadn't called on Ramos to ask any questions.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The ball is now in the court of prosecutors in Los Angeles -- when it comes to whether Caitlyn Jenner will be charged in a highway wreck that killed a woman earlier this year. The District Attorney's office has received the evidence collected by the LA Sheriff's Office about the Feb. 7 crash on the Pacific Coast Highway. Now that the case has been formally presented, prosecutors will determine whether Jenner will be charged. No timetable on when the DA's office will decide what -- if any charges -- Jenner will face. The crash occurred before Jenner, who was born Bruce Jenner, announced that she is transgender.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- As the saying goes, often the only constant is that's there's change. That seems to be the motto for "The View." The show is again shuffling the people who sit around the desk of the ABC daytime talk show. Joy Behar is coming back. She was on the show for the first 16 seasons. She will join returning moderator Whoopi Goldberg and co-hosts Raven-SymonT and Michelle Collins. Among the newcomers to the show will be Candace Cameron Bure and Paula Faris.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- When Joe Brown was a TV judge, he had his way in his studio courtroom. But he's finding that things are a little different in the real world of jurisprudence. The Tennessee Supreme Court has ruled it won't hear Brown's appeal of his contempt of court jail sentence. In a one-sentence ruling, the justices upheld a 5-day stint Brown got for an outburst last year in Shelby County Juvenile Court. While representing a client, Brown challenged the authority of the judge handling the case, calling the proceedings "a circus." If Brown doesn't seek a rehearing, a judge will determine how he will have to serve that sentence.
PARIS (AP) -- Last week, he was a 23-year-old college student making a trek through Europe before buckling down for his next semester in school. But now that he helped take down a would-be gunman on a Paris-bound train, Anthony Sadler is getting the hero treatment. Two nights ago, he got to attend the Paris premiere of the N.W.A movie "Straight Outta Compton" -- which is the top movie here in the U.S. He says these days he feels like he's in a dream -- but hopes to settle down before classes start next week.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Older viewers of "The Tonight Show" could be forgiven if they thought they were having flashbacks last night. The show was in Los Angeles and the band was playing the show's old theme -- the one when Johnny Carson hosted. And the man with the trumpet at his lips was the show's old music director, Doc Severinsen. But no need to check your meds -- the current Tonight Show host, Jimmy Fallon, is doing a week of shows in LA. And Severinsen was asked to sit in with The Roots, Fallon's musical crew. Fallon took the opportunity to poke fun at some of Severinsen's old outfits. After Fallon displayed a photo of the trumpeter in a feather-laden getup, Severinsen joked that a chicken had exploded near him.
FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) -- Julianne Moore says it's sad that her old high school in Northern Virginia still carries the name of a Confederate general. And the actress is teaming up with a Hollywood producer -- and former classmate -- Bruce Cohen to change that. She has launched an online petition to remove J.E.B. Stuart's name from the school -- and rename it after former Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall. Moore tells The Washington Post it's a shame the school is named after someone who fought to keep other humans enslaved. So far, the petition on change.org has received nearly 30,000 signatures. Moore and Cohen attended the Stuart High in the late `70s.
August 26, 2015 07:09 GMT
AP Prep-Today in History
Today is Wednesday, August 26, the 238th day of 2015. There are 127 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On August 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing American women's right to vote, was certified in effect by Secretary of State Bainbridge Colby.
On this date:
In 1789, France's National Assembly adopted its Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen.
In 1883, the island volcano Krakatoa began cataclysmic eruptions, leading to a massive explosion the following day.
In 1939, the first televised major league baseball games were shown on experimental station W2XBS: a double-header between the Cincinnati Reds and the Brooklyn Dodgers at Ebbets Field. (The Reds won the first game, 5-2, the Dodgers the second, 6-1.)
In 1944, French Gen. Charles de Gaulle braved the threat of German snipers as he led a victory march in Paris, which had just been liberated by the Allies from Nazi occupation.
In 1958, Alaskans went to the polls to overwhelmingly vote in favor of statehood.
In 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson was nominated for a term of office in his own right at the Democratic National Convention in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
In 1968, the Democratic National Convention opened in Chicago.
In 1972, the summer Olympics games opened in Munich, West Germany.
In 1978, Cardinal Albino Luciani (al-BEE'-noh loo-CHYAH'-nee) of Venice was elected pope following the death of Paul VI. The new pontiff took the name Pope John Paul I. (However, he died just over a month later.)
In 1985, 13-year-old AIDS patient Ryan White began "attending" classes at Western Middle School in Kokomo, Indiana, via a telephone hook-up at his home after school officials had barred Ryan from participating in person.
In 1996, Democrats opened their 42nd national convention in Chicago.
In 2009, authorities in California solved the 18-year disappearance of Jaycee Lee Dugard after she appeared at a parole office with her children and the Antioch couple who'd kidnapped her when she was 11.
Ten years ago: Utility crews in South Florida scrambled to restore power to more than 1 million customers blacked out by Hurricane Katrina, which continued to churn in the Gulf of Mexico. A fire raced through a crowded, rundown Paris apartment building housing African immigrants, killing 17 people, mainly children.
Five years ago: The government of Chile released a video of the 33 miners trapped deep in a copper mine; the men appeared slim but healthy as they sang the national anthem and yelled, "Long live Chile, and long live the miners!"
One year ago: In a speech to the American Legion's national convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, President Barack Obama defended his administration's response to Veterans Affairs lapses that had delayed health care for thousands of former service members, but conceded more needed to be done to regain their trust. Burger King announced it would buy Canadian restaurant chain Tim Hortons in an $11 billion deal to create the world's third largest fast-food chain.
Today's Birthdays: Actress Francine York is 79. Former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge is 70. Rhythm-and-blues singer Valerie Simpson is 70. Pop singer Bob Cowsill is 66. Broadcast journalist Bill Whitaker is 64. Actor Brett Cullen is 59. NBA coach Stan Van Gundy is 56. Jazz musician Branford Marsalis is 55. Country musician Jimmy Olander (Diamond Rio) is 54. Actor Chris Burke is 50. Actress-singer Shirley Manson (Garbage) is 49. Rock musician Dan Vickrey (Counting Crowes) is 49. TV writer-actress Riley Weston is 49. Rock musician Adrian Young (No Doubt) is 46. Actress Melissa McCarthy is 45. Latin pop singer Thalia is 44. Rock singer-musician Tyler Connolly (Theory of a Deadman) is 40. Actor Mike Colter is 39. Actor Macaulay Culkin is 35. Actor Chris Pine is 35. Country singer Brian Kelley (Florida Georgia Line) is 30. Rhythm-and-blues singer Cassie Ventura is 29. Actor Dylan O'Brien is 24. Actress Keke Palmer is 22.
Thought for Today: "While we read history we make history." -- George William Curtis, American author-editor (1824-1892).
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