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  • China activist pleads innocent in chaotic trial

    4 minutes ago

    (AP) BEIJING (AP) — A leading Chinese rights activist who organized rallies for media freedom pleaded not guilty to charges of disturbing public order in an all-night trial in which the judge rejected his requests for food, a lawyer said. The ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Evening' game

    25 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Evening" game were: 7-0-3 (seven, zero, three) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Derby' game

    25 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were: 1st:12 Lucky Charms-2nd:6 Whirl Win-3rd:4 Big Ben, Race Time: 1:47.61 (1st: 12 Lucky Charms, 2nd: 6 Whirl Win, 3rd: 4 Big Ben; ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game

    25 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were: 07-08-12-30-36 (seven, eight, twelve, thirty, thirty-six) The numbers are listed in sequential order, but any combination wins.

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' game

    30 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were: 5-1-1-3 (five, one, one, three) Ticket-holders with all four winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • When pigs fly? Not on this US Airways plane

    44 minutes ago

    (AP) WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (AP) — This was a pig that truly could not fly. The pig was ordered off a U.S. Airways plane at Bradley International Airport in Connecticut on Wednesday after crewmembers determined the animal had become disruptive, said ...

  • Taiwan local elections test pro-China ruling party

    1 hour, 8 minutes ago

    (AP) TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwanese are voting in local elections that will gauge the popularity of the ruling Nationalist Party as it meets resistance to forging stronger relations with historic foe China. Voters on the island with a population of ...

  • AP Top International News At 7:49 p.m. EST

    2 hours, 39 minutes ago

    (AP) INSIDE KOBANI: Devastation mixed with optimism Rebels push forward in southern Syria Pope urges more Muslim opposition to IS in Turkey Oil plunge is threat and boon to global economies French president cheered in Ebola-stricken Guinea Police: Blasts at mosque ...

  • Police: Blasts at mosque in Nigeria kill 35 people

    2 hours, 56 minutes ago

    (AP) KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Multiple explosions tore through the central mosque in Nigeria's second-largest city on Friday, killing 35 people, police said. One hundred and fifty others sustained various degrees of injuries in the blasts in the city of Kano, ...

  • Death toll in Venezuelan prison overdose up to 35

    4 hours, 47 minutes ago

    (AP) CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The death toll has risen to 35 from what Venezuelan authorities say was a mass drug overdose after inmates stormed an infirmary during a prison uprising. Ruling party lawmaker William Ojeda who heads the congressional committee ...

  • AP Top Strange News At 5:19 p.m. EST

    5 hours, 9 minutes ago

    (AP) Cops: Beau who ate holiday meal early gets stabbed Cops: Woman drops cocaine baggie in police station Police: Man tries to silence neighbor's loud dog Oregon police dog fired for poor performance City's ugly Christmas tree getting single red bulb ...

  • Police: Man tries to silence neighbor's loud dog

    5 hours, 9 minutes ago

    (AP) PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire police say a man who tried to silence his neighbor's barking dog ended up getting bitten and arrested. They say a brawl erupted Friday morning when Roger Pelletier forced his way into the neighbor's ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Midday' game

    6 hours, 6 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Midday" game were: 6-5-7 (six, five, seven)

  • Officials: Israel's Eisenkot named military chief

    6 hours, 10 minutes ago

    (AP) JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli defense officials say a career officer with deep experience battling Hezbollah guerrillas in Lebanon has been selected as the country's next military chief. Maj. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot is Israel's deputy military chief. He has held key ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Midday' game

    7 hours, 6 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday morning's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "All or Nothing Midday" game were: 03-04-06-08-09-11-14-15-17-20 (three, four, six, eight, nine, eleven, fourteen, fifteen, seventeen, twenty)

  • AP NewsAlert

    7 hours, 22 minutes ago

    (AP) KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Police say 35 people were killed in bomb blasts at mosque in northern Nigerian city of Kano .

  • AP Top Business News At 2:47 p.m. EST

    7 hours, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) Black Friday gets a little less frenzied BLACK FRIDAY LIVE: Protests, beer and prison Oil plunge a panacea for much of world economy Stocks slip as crude oil sinks Swiss to vote on massive gold-buying plan Plunging crude prices hammer ...

  • GOP govs starting to strut their stuff for 2016

    8 hours, 39 minutes ago

    (AP) BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — A half-dozen potential Republican presidential contenders spent last week peacocking across the sprawling grounds of a pink-hued luxury resort, schmoozing with donors and sizing up the competition in the party's most fractured field in decades. ...

  • AP PHOTOS: Brazil housing shortage a daily drama

    9 hours, 2 minutes ago

    (AP) RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — When it rains, the dirt floor of the home where Taina Ferreira lives with her three small children turns to mud, and the contents of the open sewer that cuts in front of her front ...

  • Families of kidnapped Lebanese soldiers protest

    9 hours, 2 minutes ago

    (AP) BEIRUT (AP) — Police used water cannons to break up a protest Friday by relatives of several kidnapped Lebanese soldiers after the protesters blocked a main highway in the capital. Security forces beat several protesters and some journalists as they ...

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