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  • Patrol: 4 dead, 1 injured in pickup-SUV crash in Colorado

    5 hours, 26 minutes ago

    (AP) DENVER (AP) — Authorities say four people are dead and one is injured following a crash in Weld County in northeastern Colorado. State Patrol Cpl. Heather Cobler says a pickup truck and an SUV collided on County Road 48 and ...

  • AP Interview: Iraq 'sleeper cells' fight Islamic State group

    5 hours, 29 minutes ago

    (AP) BAGHDAD (AP) — "Sleeper cells" made up of former Iraqi police officers and soldiers are tipping off authorities to Islamic State group positions in the northern city of Mosul, a prominent lawmaker has told The Associated Press. The comments by ...

  • Lawsuit against Boy Scouts could reveal sex abuse claims

    5 hours, 30 minutes ago

    (AP) SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — A sex abuse case claiming negligence against the Boy Scouts is getting underway in California and will include the use of previously undisclosed information from "perversion" files kept by the organization. The lawsuit was filed ...

  • AP Top Business News At 1:52 a.m. EST

    5 hours, 37 minutes ago

    (AP) Greek radical left wins election, threatening market turmoil Malaysia Air site hacked by group claiming support for IS Survey: Firms optimistic on hiring, wages in Q1 Survey: Firms optimistic on hiring, wages in Q1 Asia stocks down as anti-austerity party ...

  • Asia stocks down as anti-austerity party wins Greek election

    5 hours, 38 minutes ago

    (AP) SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks and the euro were weaker Monday after Greece's anti-austerity opposition party won a big victory in national elections, renewing fears the European common currency bloc could unravel. KEEPING SCORE: Most Asian markets narrowed ...

  • AP Top News at 1:21 a.m. EST

    6 hours, 9 minutes ago

    (AP) Blizzard expected for 250-mile stretch of Northeast NEW YORK (AP) — A "potentially historic" storm could dump 2 to 3 feet of snow from northern New Jersey to southern Maine starting Monday, crippling a region that has largely been spared ...

  • China's leaders show listening ear on trash but not politics

    6 hours, 10 minutes ago

    (AP) BEIJING (AP) — To help sell the public on the need for one of the world's largest trash incinerators in the mountains in west Beijing, Communist Party officials bused in hundreds of people for special tours. They held talks with ...

  • Pilot safely rescued after ditching plane in sea off Hawaii

    6 hours, 15 minutes ago

    (AP) HONOLULU (AP) — The pilot of a small plane ditched into the sea after running out of fuel 250 miles off Hawaii, but he was safely rescued after officials guided the stricken craft to the area of a cruise ship. ...

  • Obama presides over India's grand Republic Day parade

    6 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW DELHI (AP) — President Barack Obama is presiding over a grand display of Indian military hardware, marching bands and elaborately dressed camels as chief guest at India's annual Republic Day festivities. The crowd erupted in cheers as Obama emerged ...

  • At Koch summit, Rand Paul splits with Cruz, Rubio

    6 hours, 19 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — Rand Paul is showing how he might disrupt the Republican presidential field if he seeks the nomination, sparring with potential rivals over Iran and Cuba in one of the first face-to-face forums among would-be candidates. The Kentucky ...

  • Serena Williams thanks fan for the (free) advice

    6 hours, 22 minutes ago

    (AP) MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A fan cried out some advice that Serena Williams says helped her win a very tough fourth-round match. The No. 1-ranked Williams was down a set and trying to find a solution — when she heard ...

  • Malaysia Air site hacked by group claiming support for IS

    6 hours, 24 minutes ago

    (AP) HONG KONG (AP) — Malaysia Airlines officials were struggling Monday to restore the embattled carrier's website after it was hacked by a group proclaiming support for the Islamic State group. The airline's site was changed, at first with a message ...

  • New Jersey's Christie launches political action committee

    6 hours, 44 minutes ago

    (AP) NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is launching an organization to raise money for a potential 2016 presidential campaign. The political action committee, called Leadership Matters for America, was first reported by The Wall Street Journal early ...

  • Defending champ Wawrinka into Australian Open quarterfinals

    6 hours, 46 minutes ago

    (AP) MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Stan Wawrinka stayed in contention for a second consecutive Australian Open title with a 7-6 (2) 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (8) win over Guillermo Garcia-Lopez on Monday to advance to the quarterfinals. Wawrinka saved four set points ...

  • AP Source: Browns WR Josh Gordon fails another drug test

    6 hours, 50 minutes ago

    (AP) CLEVELAND (AP) — Josh Gordon's troubles have deepened. He may be out of chances — and time. The wide receiver for the Browns has failed yet another drug test, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on ...

  • Watt dances and dazzles at the Pro Bowl

    6 hours, 57 minutes ago

    (AP) GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — J.J. brought some Wattage to the Pro Bowl with an array of athleticism and hip-shaking shimmying. Even in a game his team didn't win, J.J. Watt found a way to steal the show — just like ...

  • AP Top Science News At 12:25 a.m. EST

    7 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) Millions of GMO insects could be released in Florida Keys Experts examine bones as Spain hunts for Cervantes' remains NASA spacecraft almost to Pluto: Smile for the camera! Art embraces science in new British play 'Oppenheimer' Medical pot only OK ...

  • AP Top Health News At 12:25 a.m. EST

    7 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) Medical pot only OK for sick kids failed by other drugs: MDs WHO adopts reforms to repair reputation after bungling Ebola Added protections for consumer information on health website Breached pipeline that spilled oil lies exposed on riverbed Avian flu ...

  • Retrieval of more than 30 slain Filipinos commandos underway

    7 hours, 15 minutes ago

    (AP) MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine police have recovered at least 21 bodies of the dozens commandos who were mowed down by Muslim rebel gunfire in a far-flung southern village where they moved in over the weekend to hunt down one ...

  • AP Top Technology News At 12:13 a.m. EST

    7 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) 5 ways unmanned drones could affect the American food supply Technology improves avalanche gear for backcountry skiers NFL, YouTube partner to post official clips to video site Hands-on with Microsoft's hologram device GoPro, NHL in deal to bring cameras closer ...

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