Videos uploaded by user “Associated Press” for the 2010
Portia De Rossi on Coming Out
Actress Portia de Rossi admits she struggled with going public about her sexuality. The 37-year-old, who is now happily married to wife Ellen DeGeneres, says if everyone would be honest about who they are it wouldn't be a big deal. (Nov. 5)
Views: 1586498 Associated Press
'Middle' Stars Go All the Way for Laughs
Eden Sher and Charlie McDermott on their role as teens in ABC's comedy 'The Middle.' (Oct. 11)
Views: 330709 Associated Press
Raw Video: Swiss Minister Gets the Giggles
Switzerland's finance minister collapsed into a fit of giggles as he tried to read the unintelligible bureaucratic language in his report while answering a parliamentary question about imports of cured meats. (Sept. 25)
Views: 102576 Associated Press
Weir Speaks Out Against 'Offensive' Comments
U.S. men's figure skater Johnny Weir says he was 'frankly, pissed' upon learning that the two French-language commentators questioned his gender and made other jibes during his Olympic skating performances last week. (Feb. 24)
Views: 307983 Associated Press
Friends Reunited
'Friends' stars Courteney Cox and Lisa Kudrow have reunited for Wednesday's episode of 'Cougar Town.' Cox's ABC comedy has earned her a Golden Globe nomination for her role as zany divorcee Jules Cobb. (Dec. 5)
Views: 2067198 Associated Press
Raw Video: Dog Leads Police to Fire
Alaska State Troopers are presenting a special award to Buddy, a German Shepherd that led authorities to a fire at his owners' property. The owner suffered minor burns. (April 22)
Views: 968967 Associated Press
Miranda Lambert on the House That Built Her
Miranda Lambert didn't write her latest hit, 'The House That Built Me,' but it describes her childhood home in Lindale, Texas, to a tee. She and her parents fight back tears as they discuss the house that built back their family. (May 5)
Views: 56170 Associated Press
Scientists Report Most Earth-like Planet Ever
A team of planet-hunting scientists say they've discovered a planet 20 light years from earth that could be the most earth-like body ever found. (Sept. 29)
Views: 343120 Associated Press
Raw Video: N.Y. Rep Weiner's Anti-GOP Rant
Congressman Anthony Weiner (D-NY) became furious at his GOP colleagues during a debate over a 9/11 victims compensation bill. The bill would have provided up to $7.4 billion in aid to people sickened by World Trade Center dust. (July 30)
Views: 372694 Associated Press
Carrie Underwood Makes ACM History
Lady Antebellum leads with five wins at the 45th ACMs, while Carrie Underwood makes history by becoming the first woman to win entertainer of the year twice. Other winners include Miranda Lambert, Brad Paisley, Luke Bryan and Brooks & Dunn. (April 19)
Views: 139724 Associated Press
Engineer: Deepwater Horizon Alarm 'Inhibited'
The chief engineer on the Deepwater Horizon tells a government panel that warning systems on the drilling rig were inhibited because the crew did not want to be disturbed in the middle of the night. (July 23)
Views: 41884 Associated Press
Will Smith: Embarrassing Dad
At a press conference for 'The Karate Kid' in Berlin, Will Smith takes on the role of embarrassing dad to the film's star Jaden, by asking him about a kissing scene in the movie. (July 19)
Views: 203978 Associated Press
Raw Video: a Bandaged Dennis Hopper Gets a Star
Dennis Hopper is now a permanent part of Hollywood, literally. Bandaged and looking frail, the 73-year-old actor and filmmaker was honored Friday with a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame. (March 26)
Views: 72331 Associated Press
Raw Video: Colbert Asked to Leave Hearing
House Judiciary Chairman John Conyers asked comedian Stephen Colbert to leave the room, and to leave the job of testifying to the expert witnesses on the panel. He later withdrew the request. (Sept. 24)
Views: 519088 Associated Press
Kelis: Why She'll Never Talk Bad About Nas
Kelis reveals how 'being a mom makes everything make sense' and why she'll let her son make his own mind up about his father, Nas. (July 8)
Views: 766281 Associated Press
Jake Gyllenhaal Gets Naked
Stars of 'Love And Other Drugs,' Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway discuss the awkward sex scenes in their new romantic comedy. (Dec. 29)
Views: 115030 Associated Press
Raw Video: Bear Cub Caught in Net
A black bear cub got caught in a large fishing net in Anchorage, Alaska on Monday. Watch as the bear's mother and local resident help to free the cub from the net. (July 28)
Views: 101880 Associated Press
Colin Firth Talks 'The King's Speech'
Actors Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush talk about 'The King's Speech' - a portrait of stammering monarch King George VI preparing for war. The movie has already picked up Oscar buzz. (Oct. 20)
Views: 209909 Associated Press
Bullock: 'Meryl's White Trash'
Academy Award nominee Sandra Bullock trash talks her Oscar competition, Meryl Streep, and discusses her Razzie nomination for Worst Actress. (Feb. 8)
Views: 296882 Associated Press
Raw Video: Gen. Petraeus Rushed From Hearing
Gen. David Petraeus appeared to become faint during a Senate hearing Tuesday, but revived after a few seconds and left the room under his own power. Petraeus is the commander of U.S. Central Command. He was testifying on the war in Afghanistan. (June 15)
Views: 78715 Associated Press
Mariah's Bizarre Acceptance Speech
Mariah Carey stole the show at the Palm Springs International Film Festival with her odd acceptance after being named Breakthrough Actress for her role in the movie 'Precious.' (Jan. 6)
Views: 1953561 Associated Press
Lambert, Shelton: Power Couple of the CMAs
Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton, the engaged country music couple, were the big winners at the 2010 CMAs Thursday night. Brad Paisley, who co-hosted the show, was named entertainer of the year. (Nov. 11)
Views: 27197 Associated Press
Neil Patrick Harris Directs 'Rent'
Actor Neil Patrick Harris talks about directing the hit play 'Rent' to be performed at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, while cast members Nicole Scherzinger and Vanessa Hudgens praise his skills. (Aug. 4)
Views: 19655 Associated Press
Driverless Vans Heading From Italy to China
An Italian team has embarked on an 8,000 mile- (13,000 kilometer-) journey to China, to test the technology in driverless vehicles. (July 20)
Views: 35032 Associated Press
Amputee Dancer Sees No Limits
Kiera Brinkley lost her legs and arms to a bacterial infection when she was an infant. Now a bubbly 16-year-old, she says dance is therapy and lets people see the 'real' her and not just the girl in the wheelchair. (May 6)
Views: 103049 Associated Press
Karen Elson Out of the Closet With Debut Album
After a decade of writing songs in her closet, British supermodel Karen Elson opens the door of a music career with her debut album, "The Ghost Who Walks," produced by White Stripes front man and husband Jack White. (June 15)
Views: 80462 Associated Press
New Album, Outlook for Michael W. Smith
There's no time like the present for multi-platinum Christian artist Michael W. Smith. He reflects on fame, family, and teen bullying on his 22nd album, "wonder." (Nov. 2)
Views: 29654 Associated Press
Lena Horne -- Activist and Singer -- Dies at 92
Lena Horne, the enchanting jazz singer and actress who reviled the bigotry that allowed her to entertain white audiences but not socialize with them, slowing her rise to Broadway superstardom, died Sunday. She was 92. (May 10)
Views: 40214 Associated Press
Victoria Justice Shares Her Secrets
Teen star reveals her best friend, celebrity crush, style secrets and what she thinks of fan mail! (July 1)
Views: 365744 Associated Press
Beyonce and Taylor Swift Win Big at the Grammys
Beyonce becomes the most decorated female on a Grammy night as she collects six trophies, while Taylor Swift gets top honor, album of the year, for her best-selling 'Fearless.' (Feb. 1)
Views: 87085 Associated Press
Linkin Park Switch It Up on New CD 'Suns'
Linkin Park is a Grammy-winning group mostly known for its rap-rock sound. But the six-member band change up that formula on their fourth studio release, 'A Thousand Suns.' (Sept. 30)
Views: 33788 Associated Press
Five Questions With Model Doutzen Kroes
Five Questions With Model Doutzen Kroes
Views: 223144 Associated Press
Crime News Star Gets Viral Video Fame
Antoine Dodson became an instant Youtube sensation after he appeared on local television talking about an attacker who climbed in his sister's bedroom in the Huntsville projects in Alabama. He talked about the experience with the AP. (Aug. 31)
Views: 1684704 Associated Press
Townshend Defends Himself
Pete Townshend goes on the defensive ahead of 'The Who's Sunday Super Bowl halftime performance telling children's advocates, 'we're all on the same side.' (Feb. 4)
Views: 133977 Associated Press
Raw Video: First of Chilean Miners Rescued
After more than two months trapped underground, a rescue capsule has reached the Chilean miners and is bring them back to the surface one by one. Florencio Avalos, the 31-year-old second-in-command of the miners, was the first miner out. (Oct. 12)
Views: 135140 Associated Press
Disney's 'Tron' Movie Reverse-ages Jeff Bridges
Hollywood has had much better luck making young actors look old than making old actors look young. But the ability to manipulate images digitally could be a fountain of youth for aging movie stars, as in Tron: Legacy which opens Friday. (Dec. 17)
Views: 12719 Associated Press
'Private Practice' Star's Story Gets Personal
Actress KaDee Strickland plays the tough as nails doctor Charlotte King on 'Private Practice.' This season her character is sexually assaulted. Strickland says the plot is a personal one and she hopes it helps rape survivors feel heard.
Views: 66125 Associated Press
'Spider-Man' Accident Captured on Video
Two theatergoers from Houston, who saw the accident happen Monday night during a performance of the Broadway musical, talk about the experience. (Dec. 21)
Views: 278170 Associated Press
Stewart: These Are "hard Times, Not End Times'
In the shadow of the Capitol and the election, comedians Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert entertained a huge throng Saturday at a "sanity" rally poking fun at the nation's ill-tempered politics, its fear-mongers and doomsayers. (Oct. 30)
Views: 29835 Associated Press
Today in History for Jan. 10
On this day in history: Thomas Paine publishes "Common Sense;" World's first subway opens in London; Beatles first album hits U.S. store shelves.
Views: 6706 Associated Press
Argentina OKs Gay Marriage in Historic Vote
Argentina has become the first Latin American country to legalize same-sex marriage. The Senate approved the new law early Thursday after more than 16 hours of debate. (July 15)
Views: 26542 Associated Press
Widow Lived With Corpses of Husband, Sister
A 91-year-old widow in rural Pennsylvania is found living with the corpses of her husband and twin sister. Jean Stevens tells The Associated Press she did it because for her, death is very hard to take. (July 5)
Views: 254065 Associated Press
Alaska Dog Honored for Leading Troopers to Fire
The owner of dog who led an Alaska State Trooper to a fire at his workshop says if it weren't for the German shepherd the family would have lost their home. Buddy was honored for the feat, which was caught on a patrol car's dashcam. (April 23)
Views: 350906 Associated Press
Dog Waste Becomes Power Plant for Park
In Cambridge, Mass., dog waste is more than a nuisance. It's power at one park, the methane it gives off turning on a light. (Sept. 22)
Views: 9858 Associated Press
Mariah Carey on 'that' Speech
Chatting backstage at the People's Choice Awards, Mariah Carey took the opportunity to joke about her previous night's champagne-fueled speech in Palm Springs. (Jan. 7)
Views: 708203 Associated Press
Visiting Vancouver: Five Things You Must Do
With the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver just around the corner, the AP's Jason Bronis shows you five things that you must see and do when visiting the city. (Dec. 17)
Views: 236509 Associated Press
Lohan Cries in Court, Gets 90 Days in Jail
A judge sentenced Lindsay Lohan Tuesday to three months in jail and to a rehabilitation program after finding the actress had violated the terms of her probation in a 2007 drug case. (July 6)
Views: 1226514 Associated Press
Jonas, Wonder and Obama Tribute to McCartney
Sir Paul McCartney picked up the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song in Performance from President Barack Obama at the White House. Jonas Brothers, Stevie Wonder and Jerry Seinfeld were among the stars performing in a tribute concert. (June 3)
Views: 143961 Associated Press
Horsing Around: Tall Horse, Tiny Horse
The world's tallest horse and what could be the world's smallest horse are angling for records and snaring bragging rights. All the while, people nearby are either oohing and aahing, or just trying to not get stepped on. (April 28)
Views: 337775 Associated Press
Cop Quits Over Traffic Stop of Elderly Speeder
An elderly man racing to the hospital says a Texas police officer almost cost him his life after the officer held him up for over an hour during a traffic stop. (Aug. 6)
Views: 3652614 Associated Press