Holly Hunter suits up as US prosecutor in ‘The Comey Rule’

Holly Hunter suits up as US prosecutor in ‘The Comey Rule’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Holly Hunter has been entrusted with playing an array of real-world women, from tennis great Billie Jean King to a cheerleading mom gone astray to her latest role, a federal prosecutor caught in the maw of politics.In Showtime’s “The Comey Rule,” the Oscar-winning actor (“The Piano”) was cast as Sally Yates,…

7 vie to like remainder of John Lewis’ congressional term

7 vie to like remainder of John Lewis’ congressional term

ATLANTA (AP) — After John Lewis held an Atlanta-centered congressional seat for 34 years, the next occupant may not be a member of Congress for even 34 days.Five Democrats, an independent and a Libertarian will square off Tuesday in a special election in Georgia’s 5th Congressional District to fill the vacancy left by Lewis’ July…

Kentucky racing industry suffers setback in court ruling

Kentucky racing industry suffers setback in court ruling

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s horse racing industry suffered a potentially huge setback Thursday when the state’s highest court ruled at least some historical racing games being offered in betting parlors aren’t legal.Historical racing — featuring slots-style machines allowing people to bet on randomly generated, past horse races — has become a lucrative venture for…