Bars and clubs

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May 14, 2018 - 10:54 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Supreme Court ruling striking down a federal law that bars gambling on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states (all times local): 10:45 p.m. The Supreme Court has cleared the way for states to legalize betting on sports, breaking a longtime...
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In this March 15, 2018 photo, people watch coverage of the first round of the NCAA college basketball tournament at the Westgate Superbook sports book in Las Vegas. The Supreme Court has struck down a federal law that bars gambling on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states, giving states the go-ahead to legalize betting on sports. (AP Photo/John Locher)
May 14, 2018 - 12:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday gave its go-ahead for states to allow gambling on sports across the nation, striking down a federal law that barred betting on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states. The justices voted 6-3 to strike down the Professional and...
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FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2016, file photo, Actor Ken Jeong participates in the BUILD Speaker Series to discuss his television series "Dr. Ken" at AOL Studios in New York. Jeong was a doctor before he became a comedian. That training came in handy when an audience member began having a seizure while Jeong was performing at a comedy club in Phoenix on Saturday, May 5, 2018. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
May 07, 2018 - 1:22 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — Ken Jeong's medical degree is nothing to laugh at. The comedian's training came in handy Saturday when an audience member began having a seizure while Jeong was performing at a comedy club in Phoenix. The actor's representative, Michelle Margolis, confirmed reports that the 48-year-...
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May 05, 2018 - 11:40 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Authorities have ordered a South Carolina sports bar and lounge to stop operations that authorities say is really a strip club. Richland County Sheriff's Office says Mi Casita Sports Bar and Lounge in Columbia operates illegally as sexually oriented business. Sheriff Leon Lott...
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In this Monday, April 30, 2018 photo, Sister Phylliss, left, hugs a patron while hosting Karaoke night at The SF Eagle, a historic gay bar, in San Francisco. San Francisco’s gay and leather community is set to get its own cultural district as part of a broader city effort to preserve neighborhoods at risk of disappearing under rising rents. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors will vote on a resolution Tuesday that would create the Leather and LGBTQ District in part of the city’s South of Market neighborhood. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
May 01, 2018 - 3:58 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Decades ago, San Francisco's gay and leather culture sought shelter in the city's seedy South of Market district — forced there by brutal police crackdowns on gays. Over time, the area became a vibrant place teeming with bathhouses and bars that added to San Francisco's...
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People stay in front of a restaurant in Muenster, Germany, Saturday, April 7, 2018 after a vehicle crashed into a crowd killing four people and injuring 20 others. The German news agency dpa has quoted police as saying the driver of that car in Muenster has killed himself. (Stephan R./dpa via AP)
April 07, 2018 - 7:15 pm
MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — A van crashed into people drinking outside a popular bar Saturday in the German city of Muenster, killing two people and injuring 20 others before the driver of the vehicle shot and killed himself inside it, police said. A top German security official said there was no...
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Firefighters work at the scene of a fire Friday, March 23, 2018 that began overnight in the Harlem neighborhood of New York. Firefighter Michael R. Davidson of Engine Company 69, died after he became separated from his unit as they battled the fierce, smoky blaze that broke out in the basement of a former Harlem jazz club being used as a film set for "Motherless Brooklyn," directed by Edward Norton. (AP Photo/Jennifer Peltz)
March 23, 2018 - 7:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City firefighter died early Friday battling a fierce blaze on a movie set after getting separated from his fellow firefighters in the thick smoke. The fire started in the cellar of a former jazz club as the crew of "Motherless Brooklyn," directed by Edward Norton, was...
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In this photo taken on Saturday, March 17, 2018, performer Andrei applies make-up before a Saturday night drag show at a gay club in Yekaterinburg, Russia. The prospect of President Vladimir Putin winning another six years in office drew an apathetic response at a gay nightclub in the Ural mountains city of Yekaterinburg. Despite harrowing reports last year of killings of gay men in the predominantly Muslim republic of Chechnya, those at the nightclub insist gay men in Russia can be safe as long as they are discreet. (AP Photo/Nataliya Vasilyeva)
March 18, 2018 - 12:38 pm
YEKATERINBURG, Russia (AP) — From the stage of a gay nightclub, a performer in drag reminded those in the crowd of their civic duty as Russians. "Do you know what's happening tomorrow?" asked Andrei. "I'm going to the election tomorrow. If anyone wants to join me, I can lend you my makeup, we'll go...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a luncheon with Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar on Capitol Hill, Thursday, March 15, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
March 16, 2018 - 12:23 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has owned up to making things up. For a meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Trump was by his own admission unprepared — deficient in the fundamentals of the Canada-U.S. trade relationship that he'd been railing about since the campaign. He...
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March 12, 2018 - 7:23 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A distinctive wraparound tuba that was stolen last month from the Preservation Hall Jazz Band in New Orleans is back. Creative director and musician Ben Jaffe said he recovered the 12-year-old Italian sousaphone Monday, thanks to a tipster who wished to remain anonymous. He didn'...
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