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  • Memorial at sea for Ind. pilots after deadly crash

    22 hours, 14 minutes ago

    (AP) PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — Nearly a hundred people have gathered on a ferry off the coast of American Samoa for a memorial service honoring the Indiana teenager who died and his father who is missing after their plane ...

  • Gaza war rages despite Hamas, Israel truce pledges

    23 hours, 2 minutes ago

    (AP) GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel and Hamas launched new attacks Sunday in the raging Gaza war, despite going back and forth over proposals for a temporary halt to nearly three weeks of fighting ahead of a major Muslim ...

  • UN Security Council calls for 'immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire' in Gaza

    23 hours, 19 minutes ago

    (AP) UNITED NATIONS (AP) — UN Security Council calls for 'immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire' in Gaza.

  • AP Top Business News At Midnight EDT

    23 hours, 26 minutes ago

    (AP) Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad Comic-book convention organizers clash over name US meat supplier in China withdraws products Survey: US gas prices fall 9 cents to $3.58 In Chinese shadow, Hong Kong fights for its future ...

  • Girls killed, hurt in attack in Thailand's south

    23 hours, 58 minutes ago

    (AP) HAT YAI, Thailand (AP) — Police say a 12-year-old girl was killed and seven people, including two other girls, were wounded in a roadside bomb attack in Thailand's insurgency-plagued south. Police Col. Panya Karawanan said Monday that suspected insurgents detonated ...

  • Hurricane Hernan in Pacific moves away from Mexico

    1 day ago

    (AP) MEXICO CITY (AP) — Hurricane Hernan spun deeper into the open Pacific on Sunday night after forming earlier in the day far off Mexico's western coast. It posed no threat to land. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said ...

  • Police in China remove church's cross

    1 day ago

    (AP) BEIJING (AP) — A Christian evangelist in eastern China says hundreds of police have taken down a local church's cross amid a crackdown on church buildings around Zhejiang province. Qu Linuo said police arrived early Monday at the Longgang Huai ...

  • CA Lottery

    1 day, 1 hour ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — These California lotteries were drawn Sunday: Daily 3 Evening 3-3-4 (three, three, four) Daily 3 Midday 5-0-9 (five, zero, nine) Daily 4 7-0-8-9 (seven, zero, eight, nine) Daily Derby 1st:9 Winning Spirit-2nd:2 Lucky Star-3rd:10 Solid Gold, Race ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Evening' game

    1 day, 1 hour ago

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

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' game

    1 day, 1 hour ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were: 7-0-8-9 (seven, zero, eight, nine) Ticket-holders with all four winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Derby' game

    1 day, 1 hour ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were: 1st:9 Winning Spirit-2nd:2 Lucky Star-3rd:10 Solid Gold, Race Time: 1:45.97 (1st: 9 Winning Spirit, 2nd: 2 Lucky Star, 3rd: 10 Solid Gold; ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game

    1 day, 1 hour ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were: 08-16-19-20-31 (eight, sixteen, nineteen, twenty, thirty-one) The numbers are listed in sequential order, but any combination wins.

  • Official: Storms destroy E. Tenn homes, no deaths

    1 day, 1 hour ago

    (AP) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say powerful storms crossing east Tennessee have destroyed 10 homes and damaged others, though there are no immediate reports of any deaths or injuries. Spokeswoman Gina Breeding with the office of emergency management in Tennessee's ...

  • AP Top Business News At 7 p.m. EDT

    1 day, 4 hours ago

    (AP) US meat supplier in China withdraws products Survey: US gas prices fall 9 cents to $3.58 In Chinese shadow, Hong Kong fights for its future EU hits Russian intelligence chiefs with sanctions Nissan expands recall prompted by faulty air bag ...

  • AP Top Sports News At 7 p.m. EDT

    1 day, 4 hours ago

    (AP) The Big Hurt and Joe Torre headline HOF class It's 'Jeff Gordon Day' at Indy for record 5th time Panthers' Hardy: 'I hate I've distracted my team' Byron Scott says he will be LA Lakers' new coach LeBron deep-sixes number; ...

  • Drought takes toll on boating, rafting at Tahoe

    1 day, 4 hours ago

    (AP) SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) — After first putting a damper on skiing and snowboarding in the winter, the drought now is taking a toll on boating and rafting around Lake Tahoe. Larry Boerner, owner of the paddlewheeler Tahoe Gal, ...

  • Islamic militants destroy historic mosque in Mosul

    1 day, 4 hours ago

    (AP) BAGHDAD (AP) — Militants from the Islamic State group blew up a mosque and shrine dating back to the 14th century in Mosul on Sunday, local residents said, the latest casualty in a week that has seen a half dozen ...

  • Israel, Hamas hold out for more gains in Gaza war

    1 day, 4 hours ago

    (AP) GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel and Hamas are holding out for bigger gains in the Gaza war, helping explain the failure of the world's most influential diplomats to broker even a precursor to a lasting cease-fire. Hamas wants ...

  • Venezuela says Aruba to free diplomat sought by US

    1 day, 5 hours ago

    (AP) BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Venezuela's government says a former general wanted by the United States on drug charges will be released by authorities in Aruba and return home shortly. Foreign Minister Elias Jaua has read parts of what he says ...

  • Police: Family of 5 dead in Maine

    1 day, 5 hours ago

    (AP) SACO, Maine (AP) — Police say five members of a Maine family have been found dead. State police spokesman Steve McCausland says the bodies of a father, mother and three children were found Sunday afternoon at the home in downtown ...

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