Domestic violence accusations often leave permanent damage

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fans can be deeply forgiving, willing to look past their favorite star's terrible drug addiction, ugly custody battle or ignorant remarks. But accusations of domestic violence often leave a lasting impression on a celebrity's image. Chris Brown may be winning Grammys, but nobody's forgotten what happened with Rihanna.

  • Written by SANDY COHEN, AP Entertainment Writer

Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit

HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) — The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that dropped the bomb on them in the first place.

  • Written by FOSTER KLUG, Associated Press KAORI HITOMI, Associated Press

Texas braces for possibly more rain after flooding kills 1

BRENHAM, Texas (AP) — At least one person is dead and three others were missing after torrential thunderstorms caused flooding in Texas, officials said as they braced for the possibility of more rain over the long Memorial Day weekend.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS