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Activists detained after boarding palm oil tanker off Spain

Greenpeace says six of its activists boarded a tanker transporting Indonesian palm oil in the Gulf of Cadiz and were detained by its captain

No. 3 Notre Dame slams Syracuse 36-3 at Yankee Stadium

Utah mayor killed in Afghanistan had 'loved Afghan people'

Man apologies for shouting 'Heil Hitler' at Baltimore show

Charles Howell III clings to 1-shot lead at Sea Island

‘We want answers’: Family and friends demand justice for black security guard killed by white officer

Thompson leads LPGA finale, Jutanugarn eyes more trophies

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Harvard beats Yale 45-27 as The Game sets scoring record

No. 9 Ohio State survives in OT, beating Maryland 52-51

Disney details new 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' attractions

Young leads No. 1 Notre Dame women past No. 15 DePaul 101-77

No. 15 Florida rides Feleipe Franks' arm to rout Idaho 63-10

Trump tours California community devastated by fire, praises ‘incredible’ firefighters

Police: Duo dumped deer carcasses on Minnesota Somalis' cars

Somali community leaders are expressing deep concern after a white man and his teenage son dumped deer carcasses on the hoods of two cars owned by Somali-American men in the central Minnesota city of St. Cloud

Fitzgerald leads No. 25 Mississippi State past Arkansas 52-6

Fitzgerald throws for 4 TDs, runs for another to lead No. 25 Mississippi State past Arkansas 52-6

Tied at half, No. 1 Alabama romps past The Citadel 50-17

No. 1 Alabama, behind Tua Tagovailoa, struggles early before romping past The Citadel 50-17

The Latest: DeSantis: No reaction to race he declared 'over'

Republican Ron DeSantis: No immediate reaction after Democrat Andrew Gillum concedes Florida gov's race though campaign notes DeSantis statement recently declaring the contest 'over'

The Latest: Trump tours wildfire-ravaged Malibu area

Clothing retailer J.Crew's chief executive stepping down

Migrants get cool reception in Mexican border town

In defeat, Abrams casts aside traditional expectations

Zverev's ATP Finals win vs. Federer tainted by ball boy flub

C. African Republic militia leader turned over to tribunal

AP source: Kansas, Miles working on deal to coach Jayhawks

Les Miles is in negotiations with Kansas to take over the long down-trodden Jayhawks, a person with knowledge of the discussions tells The Associated Press

Championship driver Busch takes top pit stall from Hamlin

Kyle Busch to have coveted No. 1 pit stall as he races for NASCAR Cup championship after Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Denny Hamlin and pole winner passes on spot

Pakistani Taliban kill former police officer in Quetta

Pakistani police say gunmen have shot dead a former senior police officer in a drive-by shooting in the southwestern city of Quetta

2020 walking or running mate? Former Vice President Joe Biden adopts German Shepherd from animal shelter

Major is the newest member of the Biden family.

Florida sues Walgreens, CVS over opioid sales

Florida is suing the nation's two largest drugstore chains, alleging they added to the state's opioid crisis

Trump tours Paradise area, calls wildfire a 'really bad one'

From the ashes of a mobile home and RV park, President Donald Trump says he visited the heart of California's killer wildfire to fully grasp the scale of the desolation wrought on the landscape

As Florida recount wraps up, Democrat Gillum concedes

Democrat Andrew Gillum ended his hard-fought campaign for Florida governor on Saturday, just hours before counties must turn in their official results following days of recounting ballots

Amazon's would-be NY neighbors: Cynicism, some hope for jobs

Residents of the housing project near the Queens location where Amazon would make its New York City home have mixed reactions to the global behemoth coming to the neighborhood

GOP seeks last-ditch laws in states where its power slipped

Braced for a new era of divided government, lame-duck Republicans who have long controlled two upper Midwest states are priming last-ditch laws to advance their conservative agenda or to weaken the influence of Democratic governors-elect

Rail cars fall from Georgia overpass; no injuries reported

Rail cars have tumbled from an overpass onto a Georgia highway, causing an evacuation and traffic headaches in a small town but resulting in no injuries

Cat rescued from chimney after being trapped inside for four days

Marble was found safe, sound and with a little soot. The rescue company did the job for free.

Trump: Sending cleric to Turkey 'not under consideration'

President Donald Trump says extraditing a Turkish-born Muslim cleric whom Turkey blames for engineering a 2016 military coup attempt is "not under consideration.''

Midterm elections reveal effects of gerrymandered districts

The midterm elections have provided a case study on the consequences of how congressional and state legislative districts are drawn

Congo rebels attack, burn homes near UN base in east

Congo's army spokesman says rebels have burned homes and a car in a neighborhood in the country's east where U.N. peacekeeping forces have a base

Climate change protesters block off 5 London bridges

Hundreds of protesters have turned out in central London and blocked off the capital's main bridges to demand the government take climate change seriously

Kemp asks for unity in Georgia as Abrams promises lawsuit

Kemp praises Abrams as a tough opponent, asks voters to unite behind him Georgia's new governor

Azerbaijan opposition leaders arrested in capital

Authorities in Azerbaijan have arrested two opposition leaders in the capital for attempting to organize a procession, including the laying of flowers, at a national cemetery known as the Alley of Martyrs

Report: US-led airstrikes kill 40 in IS-held area of Syria

A Syria war monitor and state media are reporting that at least 40 people, mostly civilians, have been killed by U.S.-led airstrikes on the last pocket held by Islamic State militants in eastern Syria

New black officers, court officials rethinking US policing

A new wave of black law enforcement officers and court officials elected in the midterms could help bring changes to the U.S. justice system

Recount adds to Florida's reputation for bungling elections

Latest Florida recount adds to state's reputation for bungling elections

Afghan official: Taliban target police checkpoint, killing 5

An Afghan official says that at least five police officers have been killed when their checkpoint came under attack by insurgents in the northwestern Badghis province

African leaders applaud Ethiopia prime minister for reforms

Africa's leaders applauded Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for making substantial reforms in his country as they met to consider improvements to the continent-wide body at a summit that started Saturday

Criminal case as pollution surges in Russian river

Sharp rise in pollution of Russian river sparks criminal investigation

Supporters, opponents clash over Dutch character Black Pete

Scattered confrontations break out between supporters and opponents of the controversial helper of the Dutch version of Santa Claus amid a fierce and increasingly polarized debate about the helper known as Black Pete

The Latest: 1 killed, 47 injured in France gas protests

French interior ministry officials say that one protester has been killed and 47 injured as demonstrators block roads around France to protest gas price increases

UK leader fights back against critics amid Brexit upheaval

British Prime Minister Theresa May is fighting back against critics of her Brexit deal, telling her Conservative opponents that their alternative plans for Britain's departure from the European Union wouldn't work

Britain says Russian contractors have no say in visa process

Britain's Home Office says that the company contracted to collect visa applications in Russia has "absolutely no involvement with the decision-making process."

‘Einstein’ the camel becomes snowstorm mascot

Einstein became famous after walking up a snowy hill in Pennsylvania on Thursday.

'An Elephant Sitting Still' wins top prize at Golden Horse

"An Elephant Sitting Still" has won the top prize at the Golden Horse Awards, the Chinese-language version of the Oscars

Experts weigh the record of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal

Experts consider the costs and benefits of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal, which has tried and convicted a total of three defendants over nine years at a cost of more than $300 million

Space station supplies launched, 2nd shipment in 2 days

A rocket has blasted off from Virginia with space station supplies, the second shipment in as many days

Former investigator calls WADA's Russia decision 'cowardly'

Former WADA investigator calls agency's Russia decision 'cowardly'

Former NASCAR champs Busch, Kenseth set to move on in 2019

Former Cup champions Kurt Busch and Matt Kenseth, and Daniel Suarez, AJ Allmendinger, Regan Smith and Jamie McMurray are among the drivers certain to start next season with new teams or new roles

Rhinestone-wearing pigeon found in Arizona; search underway for owner

The search is on for the owner of a well-dressed pigeon found in Arizona.

1 dead, scores injured in fuel tax protests around France

One protester has been killed and 227 others have been injured during roadblocks set up around France to demonstrate against rising fuel taxes, a new challenge to embattled President Emmanuel Macron

Trump: EPA's acting chief will be named to post permanently

President Donald Trump says he will name EPA's acting head, Andrew Wheeler, to the permanent post at the agency

DeVos wants to change campus rules on sexual misconduct

DeVos is proposing overhauling the way colleges handle complaints of sexual misconduct

Trump says written responses go to Mueller team next week

President Donald Trump says his answers to written questions from special counsel Robert Mueller are "all done" and he says the responses will soon be submitted to investigators

Trump jumps in to offer aid to Democrat Pelosi's speaker bid

President Donald Trump is jumping in to offer some help as House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi campaigns to become the next speaker

Democrats gear up for more digital spending in 2020

One of the largest outside Democratic groups says ramped-up spending on digital advertising played a key role in battleground races where seats were taken away from Republicans during the recent midterms

Lawyer for WikiLeaks' Assange says he would fight charges

US court filing raises questions about charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

Trump administration denies reaching conclusion on Khashoggi

The Trump administration is denying it's reached a final determination about Jamal Khashoggi

Doorbell camera captures good Samaritan

A man returned a lost wallet to the home of a woman who dropped it on a snowy street in Washington, D.C.

Many wildfire survivors too busy seeking help to watch Trump

Handfuls of people who fled a Northern California wildfire have clustered around TV sets at an evacuation center to watch President Donald Trump survey what remained of their community

Hooker KOs Saucedo, defends WBO junior welterweight title

Maurice Hooker KOs Alex Saucedo, defends WBO junior welterweight title

Modster has 3 TD catches, No. 23 Broncos top N. Mexico 45-14

Sean Modster caught a career-best three touchdowns passes to lead No. 23 Boise State to a 45-14 victory over New Mexico on Friday night

New Mexico woman sues hospital for resuscitating her

A New Mexico woman who was brought back to life is suing the hospital for violating her rights

Argentina minister says country without means to rescue sub

The Argentine government acknowledged on Saturday that it lacked the proper technology to rescue the submarine found deep in the Atlantic that disappeared a year ago with 44 crew members aboard

The Latest: Pence, Xi chat on APEC summit sidelines

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Chinese President Xi Jinping were seen chatting on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting, hours after making speeches that strongly attacked each country's trade and other policies

71 dead, more than 1,000 now missing in California fires

At least 63 are now dead from a Northern California wildfire, and officials say they have a missing persons list with 631 names on it in an ever-evolving accounting of the missing.

Hotel owner told undercover detective of his child sex ‘slave quarters,’ now faces trafficking charges

Simon Hessler faces charges after he allegedly agreed to pay $500 for "limitless sex" with a sixth-grade girl.

‘Two-headed' deer killed in Ballard Co., KY

A “two-headed" deer was killed in Ballard County, Kentucky.

Wolves beat Blazers for 3rd straight win since Butler trade

Andrew Wiggins scored 23 points, Derrick Rose had 17 and the Minnesota Timberwolves kept cruising without Jimmy Butler by beating the Portland Trail Blazers 112-96

Vick again leads No. 2 Kansas in 89-76 win over La-Lafayette

Lagerald Vick hit seven 3-pointers and had a career-high 33 points to help second-ranked Kansas beat pesky Louisiana-Lafayette 89-76

Kyrie Irving scores 43, Celtics beat Raptors 123-116 in OT

Kyrie Irving had a season-high 43 points to lead the Boston Celtics to a 123-116 victory over the Toronto Raptors

Moffitt and underdog race team win Truck Series title

Brett Moffitt capped his remarkable underdog season with a championship for his underfunded race team

Butler, Embiid lead Sixers past Jazz 113-107

Jimmy Butler scored 28 points in his home debut, Joel Embiid had 23 and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Utah Jazz 113-107

Man’s persistent runny nose, perplexing doctors, turns out to be leaking brain fluid

Greg Phillpotts, a grandfather of 14 who lives in North Carolina, couldn't understand why his seasonal allergy was getting worse and worse.