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The Latest: Tense women's march in Turkey ends peacefully

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 13:37

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women (all times local):

Egypt carries out airstrikes after mosque terror attack

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 13:06

The country's air force targeted terrorists in Northern Sinai.

Man Spends Black Friday Paying For $10K Worth Of Toys For Local Kids

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 12:53

A New Jersey man spent this Black Friday putting together a great surprise for dozens of local families.

Welcome To The Class War

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 12:20

Over the past decade, most of its families have been spinning their wheels.

Man Kills New York Woman After Mistaking Her for a Deer

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 11:22

A man shot a New York woman Wednesday evening after mistaking her for a deer

Lebanon's Hariri takes critical line on Hezbollah

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 11:19

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said on Saturday that he would not accept Iran-backed Hezbollah's positions that "affect our Arab brothers or target the security and stability of their countries", a statement from his press office said. Hariri announced his resignation from his post on Nov. 4 in a televised statement from Saudi Arabia, a Sunni monarchy and regional powerhouse locked in a confrontation with Shi'ite Iran. Hezbollah is fighting alongside Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Syria.

Man Pardoned, Freed After Spending Nearly 40 in Prison

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 11:16

Just in time for Thanksgiving, 70-year-old Craig Coley was granted a full pardon after spending 38 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. He spent the holiday with the detective who helped set him free.

The ‘Guardian Angel’ Soldiers of Afghanistan

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 11:14

As war wages on in Afghanistan, a group of service members called the “guardian angels” watch over any gathering of NATO and Afghan troops.

This Man Opens His Home to Senior Animals

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 11:11

When Steve Greig lost his beloved dog Wolfgang four years ago, he started taking in geriatric pets who needed extra love and care. It’s gained him a huge following online, and inspired others to do the same.

Malibu church 'pressured to end meals for the homeless' because it 'lures the needy'

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 11:10

A church in upmarket Malibu has decided to stop providing free meals for those in need after claiming they were told by officials they were attracting too many homeless people. The United Methodist Church, one of many churches that provides food and help, has been offering free meals twice a week. Dawn Randall, a member of the church, said it recently received an email from city officials.

Teen Linked to Mysterious Death of Grandmother

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 11:08

Three days after police found human remains in 15-year-old Logan Mott’s backyard, the teen was detained at the Canadian border. He was considered armed and dangerous by police and was on the run in his grandmother’s stolen car.

Death Toll Soars over 300 in Egypt Mosque Attack

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 11:07

Authorities say up to 30 gunmen fired through all of the windows and doors of an Egyptian mosque before going inside. More 300 people are dead, 27 of them children.

Relatives mourn missing Argentine submarine crew

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 11:03

Ten days after the missing Argentine submarine San Juan went silent, grieving relatives have begun mourning the loss of its 44 missing crew members with a religious ceremony Saturday, even though the navy has yet to declare them dead. A religious service is set to be held at 12:30 pm (1530 GMT) outside the Mar del Plata naval base, where the submarine was based, to support grieving friends and relatives. The search for the San Juan "will continue day and night with help from 13 countries," navy spokesman Captain Enrique Balbi said late Friday.

Two Journalism Schools Rescind Awards For Charlie Rose Amid Harassment Reports

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 11:00

Charlie Rose just lost two honors for his work in journalism as the future of his career remains uncertain in the wake of sexual harassment reports against him.

Man charged with killing Texas trooper who had stopped him

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 10:11

The suspect in the shooting death of a state trooper during a Thanksgiving Day traffic stop in East Texas was charged Friday with capital murder of a law enforcement officer.

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos becomes newest $100bn billionaire thanks to Black Friday

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 09:24

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has become the world’s newest and only $100bn billionaire – thanks to a $2.4bn surge in his personal fortune on the run up to Black Friday. The hike in Mr Bezos’s wealth had soared by $32.6bn this year up until Thursday, with the extra $2.4bn landing in his pocket ahead of the consumer frenzy, and secures his position as the world's richest man.

Plague deaths rise to nearly 200 as outbreak grows in Madagascar

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 08:56

A serious outbreak of the plague is threatening residents and tourists in Madagascar  The World Health Organization (WHO) reports more than 2,000 confirmed or suspected cases and that the death toll has reached 195 as of this week.

Mexico’s government creates marine park size of Illinois for sea animals in Pacific

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 08:45

Mexico’s government has created a marine park the size of Illinois in the Pacific, the largest ocean reserve in North America for the conservation of giant rays, whales and turtles, including dozens of species endemic to the area. Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto designated on Friday the Revillagigedo Archipelago, located some 390 km (242 miles) southeast of the Baja California peninsula, as a national park. The four volcanic islands that make up the Revillagigedo Archipelago and the surrounding waters are home to hundreds of species of animals and plants, including rays, humpback whales, sea turtles, lizards and migratory birds.

US changes course, allows PLO office to remain open

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 08:34

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has backtracked on its decision to order the Palestinians' office in Washington to close, instead saying it would merely impose limitations on the office that it expected would be lifted after 90 days.

This Russian Submarine Is a Big Part of a Master Plan to Dominate the Arctic

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 07:55

Russia’s recent focus on remilitarization of the Arctic has raised many eyebrows in policy circles. In addition to reactivating old bases in the Arctic Circle, and building more nuclear icebreakers, Russia is modernizing its approach to Arctic operations. Recent reports show that Russia is taking steps to deploy the Harpsichord (Klavesin) series of Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUV) in the Arctic, by refitting some submarines to carry and employ them. Unlike smaller UUVs that were used before, the new UUVs are large and possess the capability to dive to great depths.