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Safina Retires Injured, Kirilenko Advances

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Maria Kirilenko has advanced to the quarterfinals of the Australian Open…

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Lashing, Prison Ordered For Saudi Teen

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A teenage girl has been sentenced to a 90-lash flogging…

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16-year-old Girl Starts Solo Sail Around Globe

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. (AP) — A 16-year-old has set out to become the youngest…

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Okinawa Election Could Swing US Base Issue

TOKYO (AP) — Voters in the small Okinawan city of Nago went to the polls…

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Candidate Against US Base Leads Okinawa Mayor Vote

TOKYO (AP) — The future of an American military base and the balance of U.S.-Japan…

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Okinawa Town Elects Mayor Who Opposes US Base

TOKYO (AP) — The future of an American military base and the balance of U.S.-Japan…

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Okinawa Vote Pressures Japan On US Marine Base

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese voters delivered another blow to a stalled agreement to relocate a…

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Bin Laden Takes Credit For Christmas Day Attempt

CAIRO (AP) — Al-Qaida leader Osama Bin Laden issued a new audio message claiming responsibility…

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Iran Budgets For $60 Price For Crude Oil

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Sunday presented to parliament a large…

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Senior Chinese Cadres Call For Dissident’s Release

BEIJING (AP) — Four senior Communist Party officials known for their liberal views are pushing…

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Militants Kill 6 Pakistanis For Alleged US Spying

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Intelligence officials and residents say militants killed six Pakistani men in…

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Report: Iran Unrest ‘full-blown Rights Crisis’

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Human Rights Watch says Iran’s post-election unrest is…

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AP Top News At 3:14 A.m. EST

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Hundreds gathered for the funeral of the archbishop of Haiti’s stricken…

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15 Whales Die Beached In NZ, 33 Coaxed To Sea

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Rescuers in New Zealand managed to coax 33 beached whales…

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UC Riverside Pulls Away Late For 65-56 Victory

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Dwight Gordon scored 19 points and Kyle Austin had 18 Saturday…

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Greipel Wins Tour Down Under

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Andre Greipel of Germany won the Tour Down Under for the…

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Bruyneel Says Armstrong Smaller And Stronger

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Lance Armstrong is smaller and stronger than when he emerged from…

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Pavelski Leads Sharks To 5-2 Win Over Sabres

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joe Pavelski’s second goal of the game broke a tie…

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Officials: Afghan Parliament Vote To Be Postponed

KABUL (AP) — Parliamentary elections scheduled for May 22 will be postponed until the fall,…

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Teter Giving Halfpipe Winnings To Haiti Victims

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Defending Olympic halfpipe gold medalist Hannah Teter is donating her…

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A-Rod Chokes Up When Receiving Playoffs MVP Award

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez looked at the award he just received from Babe…

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US Peace Envoy Meeting With Israeli Prime Minister

JERUSALEM (AP) — Washington’s Mideast envoy is holding another meeting with Israel’s prime minister after…

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Netanyahu Stakes Claim To West Bank Settlement

JERUSALEM (AP) — The prime minister says he believes Israel will retain parts of the…

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20 Injured After Plane Crash Lands In Iran

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s state TV’s website says a Russian-made Iranian passenger plane carrying…

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46 Injured After Plane Crash Lands In Iran

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A Russian-made Iranian passenger plane carrying 157 passengers and 13 crew…

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Shooting Near Freeport Mine In Indonesia Wounds 7

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police say gunmen have attacked a convoy of buses near…

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T.J. Campbell’s Career Night Gives Portland 80-64 Win

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — T.J. Campbell scored a career-high 24 points and Jared Stohl added…

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Koivu Scores Twice As Wild Defeat Columbus 4-2

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Mikko Koivu scored twice and Niklas Backstrom stopped 21 shots…

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Dragic Scores 18 Points In 4th For Suns

PHOENIX (AP) — Goran Dragic scored 18 of his career-high 20 points in the fourth…

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Betty White Accepts Lifetime Achievement Award

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Betty White accepted a lifetime achievement award at Saturday’s Screen Actors…

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Okur Leads Jazz In Rout Of Nets

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mehmet Okur had 20 points and 11 rebounds and the…

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Anti-Chavez Channel Removed From Cable

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan cable television providers stopped transmitting a channel critical of President…

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White, Clark Headline US Halfpipe Team

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Winning a gold medal isn’t enough for Shaun White. He…

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2 Killed When Plane Crashes In Suburban Chicago

SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say two people were killed when the small plane…

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US Loses To Honduras 3-1 In World Cup Warmup

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The United States opened its 2010 schedule of World Cup warmups…

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‘Jersey Shore’ Cast Party Overwhelms NJ Nightclub

MONTCLAIR, N.J. (AP) — Police say fans of MTV’s “Jersey Shore” deluged a New Jersey…

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Flatt Edges Nagasu For Title; Cohen Collapses

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Sasha Cohen’s comeback appears to be over while the adventure is…

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NKorea Threatens War After South’s Strike Warning

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea threatened war Sunday after South Korea warned of…

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Bank Of China To Sell Up To $5.8 Billion In Bonds

BEIJING (AP) — Bank of China plans to sell up to 40 billion yuan ($5.8…

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Loyola Beats Marist 80-64

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Brian Rudolph scored 18 points, leading four Loyola (Md.) players in…

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Memphis Knocks Off Houston 92-77

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Roburt Sallie and Wesley Witherspoon scored 20 points apiece as Memphis…

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Hicks Agrees To Sell Rangers To Nolan Ryan Group

Tom Hicks has agreed to sell the Texas Rangers to a group that includes Hall…

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Raiders Say Evaluation Of Cable Is ‘ongoing’

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders are denying a report by ESPN that they…

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Stairs, Padres Agree To Minor League Deal

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Outfielder Matt Stairs and the San Diego Padres have agreed to…

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Coastal Carolina Defeats Charleston Southern 64-56

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Joseph Harris scored 22 points to help Coastal Carolina defeat Charleston…

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Watson Leads Season-opening Mitsubishi

KAUPULEHU-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Tom Watson birdied six holes on the back nine for a…

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Morehead State Defeats Eastern Kentucky 69-53

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Kenneth Faried had 20 points and 16 rebounds, and Morehead State…

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Lin Helps Harvard Hold Off Dartmouth 62-58

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Jeremy Lin had 19 points and six assists and Kyle Casey…

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Nelson Rescues Magic In 106-95 OT Win Over Bobcats

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jameer Nelson scored six of his 21 points in overtime and…

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Middleton Leads Winthrop Past Gardner-Webb 65-45

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) — Reggie Middleton scored 17 points and Robbie Dreher added 15…

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Lehigh Rolls Past Lafayette 75-57

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — CJ McCollum scored 23 points to lead Lehigh to a 75-57…

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Old Dominion Defeats William & Mary 58-55

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Gerald Lee scored 15 points and Old Dominion defeated William &…

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Northwestern State Beats Nicholls State 99-98, OT

NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Devon Baker hit a free throw with 1 second left to…

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Barbosa To Have Wrist Surgery, Out For A Month

PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix Suns guard Leandro Barbosa will have surgery to remove a cyst…

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National Book Critics Circle Prize Nominees Chosen

NEW YORK (AP) — Man Booker Prize winner Hilary Mantel and National Book Award finalists…

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Flight Diverted To Denver Due To Unruly Passenger

DENVER (AP) — A United Airlines jetliner carrying more than 100 people en route to…

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A View From The Winners’ Table At The SAG Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Inside the Shrine Exposition Center, banquet tables filled with A-listers sit…

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Stars Of TV And Film Mingle At SAG Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Screen Actors Guild Awards are all about the stars of…

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Thompkins, Georgia Drop No. 8 Tennessee 78-63

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Trey Thompkins scored 21 points and Georgia led by double digits…

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Culpepper Scores 39, UTEP Dominates UCF 96-59

ORLANDO (AP) — Randy Culpepper scored 39 points and UTEP held Central Florida to 19…

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Florida’s Meyer Feeling Better, Staying Involved

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Urban Meyer is working out regularly, eating better and…

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Sun Comes Out, Prugh Surges At Hope Classic

LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Alex Prugh surged ahead when the sun finally came out…

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Florida A&M Defeats Howard 72-65

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dale Hughes scored 15 points and Florida A&M defeated Howard 72-65 on…

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Group Tackles Animal Welfare In Haiti After Quake

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Animal welfare groups arrived in Haiti on Saturday to help protect…

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Anderson, Oklahoma State Beat No. 10 K-State 73-69

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — James Anderson scored 30 points and Obi Muonelo hit two key…

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Thousands Mourn Pendergrass At Philly Service

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thousands have paid their respects to R&B legend Teddy Pendergrass at a…

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Dyson Leads UConn To Upset Of No. 1 Texas 88-74

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Jerome Dyson scored a career-high 32 points and Connecticut overcame a…

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Haiti Elderly Receive Some Medical Care, Need Food

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Relief groups brought doctors and medication to the ruins of a…

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As Haiti Mourns, Quake Survivor Found In Rubble

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A man buried for 11 days in the wreckage of Haiti’s…

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Haiti Gov’t Says 150K Bodies Recovered In Capital

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The confirmed death toll from Haiti’s devastating earthquake has topped 150,000…

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Wake Forest Beats Virginia 69-57

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Ishmael Smith scored 21 points Saturday to help Wake Forest beat…

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No. 2 Kentucky Dominates Arkansas 101-70

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Darius Miller had a career-high 18 points and DeMarcus Cousins got…

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Sacred Heart Routs Bryant 84-60

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Corey Hassan scored 26 points and Sacred Heart beat Bryant 84-60…

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Southern Illinois Beats Illinois State 81-80 In OT

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Anthony Booker’s layup with a minute remaining in overtime held up…

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Tulsa Extends Home Streak With 62-58 Victory

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Ben Uzoh scored 17 points, including two emphatic second-half dunks over…

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Miami (Ohio) Defeats Bowling Green 64-52

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Kenny Hayes scored 17 points to lead Miami (Ohio) to a…

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Some Reality Shows Better Than Others

Johnny Weir introduces himself to the nonskating crowd while wearing a blonde wig and drinking…

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Timeless Elegance At French Luxury Leader Hermes

PARIS (AP) — Hermes stepped back from the fashion fray on Saturday by delivering a…

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Northeastern Defeats Virginia Commonwealth 74-62

BOSTON (AP) — Nkem Ojougboh scored 18 points to lead four Northeastern players in double…

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Charlotte Beats La Salle 84-82 On Last Shot

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An’Juan Wilderness knocked down a jumper at the buzzer, propelling Charlotte to…

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Ohio Routs Buffalo 99-77

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — Tommy Freeman scored a career-high 27 points and Ohio beat Buffalo…

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UConn Wins 58th Straight In Rout Of Villanova

VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Geno Auriemma even has to wonder at times if No. 1…

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Obama Endorses Task Force To Battle Deficits

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has endorsed a bipartisan plan to name a special…

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Bucknell Rallies For 62-61 Win Over Colgate

HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Mike Muscala hit a jump shot with 2:09 to go to…

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Western Michigan Routs Toledo 73-41

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Nate Hutcheson scored 15 points and Western Michigan opened up a…

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AP Exclusive: The Christmas Attack Interrogation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Badly burned and bleeding, the suspect in the Christmas Day flight to…

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AP Exclusive: Feds Detail Christmas Day Attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — For hours after allegedly trying to use a bomb hidden in his…

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Colts Vs. Jets: Rematch With A Super Bowl At Stake

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jim Caldwell traded the perfect season for what he hoped would be…

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Chavez Foes Protest Venezuela’s Domestic Woes

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Tens of thousands of Venezuelans opposed to President Hugo Chavez took…

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Butler Leads No. 11 WVirginia Past No. 21 Buckeyes

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Da’Sean Butler scored 21 points and No. 11 West Virginia came…

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Carter Leads Flyers To 4-2 Win Over Hurricanes

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jeff Carter had two goals and an assist to lead the Flyers…

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Storms Trash Calif. Beaches, Bring Snow To AZ, NM

SEAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The sky was blue and the sun bright for the…

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Officials Issue Rare Bay Area Tornado Warning

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The National Weather Service has issued a rare tornado warning for…

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Tanker Truck Flips, Explodes, Closing NY Highway

MELVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a fuel truck flipped and exploded on New York’s…

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Police: NY Highway Reopened After Tanker Fire

MELVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Police say all lanes of New York’s Long Island Expressway have…

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Maine Defeats Hartford 77-69; Wins 5th Straight

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gerald McLemore scored 27 points to help Maine defeat Hartford 77-69…

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MediaNews Parent Seeks Turnaround In Bankruptcy

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Another newspaper publisher desperate to dump debt has filed for bankruptcy…

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Spezza’s Return Lifts Senators Over Bruins 2-1

BOSTON (AP) — Jason Spezza returned after missing 20 games with a knee injury to…

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Study Shows Most Deaths In Darfur War From Disease

CAIRO (AP) — New research on the conflict in Sudan’s western Darfur region shows that…

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Rescuers Pull Man Alive From Haiti Shop Rubble

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Rescuers have pulled a 23-year-old man alive from the rubble of…

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Vikings Vs. Saints A Tasty Dish In New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — What a spicy Cajun mix for the NFC championship game.
Brett Favre,…

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No. 16 Owls Win 6th Straight, 62-45 Over Fordham

NEW YORK (AP) — Juan Fernandez scored 13 points, Scootie Randall had 12, and No.…

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Harris’ 30 Points Leads Army Past Navy 62-56

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Chris Harris scored 30 points and Navy rallied from a 14-point…

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Actor, Comedian Andy Dick Arrested In W.Va.

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Actor and comedian Andy Dick has been charged with two felony…

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Davydenko Coming Into His Own At Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — It’s not difficult to pick the odd one out in this…

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Murray, Zheng Into Australian Open Quarterfinals

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Andy Murray overcame big-serving John Isner 7-6 (4), 6-3, 6-2 on…

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Murray, Zheng Through, Petrova Upsets Kuznetsova

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Andy Murray overcame big-serving John Isner 7-6 (4), 6-3, 6-2 on…

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Del Potro Out; Nadal, Murray To Meet In Quarters

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — U.S. Open champion Juan Martin del Potro’s bid for back-to-back Grand…

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Roddick Outlasts Gonzalez To Survive Upset Sunday

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Andy Roddick outlasted Fernando Gonzalez of Chile to survive a Sunday…

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Student Pranked By Philadelphia Airport TSA Worker

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A college student returning to school after the winter break fell victim…

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Dodd, Gregg Predict Bernanke Will Win 2nd Term

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two key senators leaders predict that embattled Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke…

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No. 6 Michigan State Survives Minnesota, 65-64

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) — Kalin Lucas scored 22 points, Raymar Morgan added 17 and No.…

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Oil Spilled At East Texas Port As Ships Collide

PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says about 450,000 gallons of crude…

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Coast Guard: Oil Spill In Texas Waterway Contained

PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) — The Coast Guard said a crude oil spill in a…

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Alabama Upsets No. 23 Mississippi State 62-57

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Anthony Brock and JaMychal Green each made two free throws in…

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Cities Say New FEMA Flood Maps Are Full Of Errors

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — More than a year and a half after a massive…

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Experts: Police Botched 1st Peterson Investigation

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — From nearly the moment the lead investigator stepped into the suburban…

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Plouffe To Play Expanded Advisory Role For Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — David Plouffe, who led Barack Obama’s winning campaign for the White House,…

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Axelrod: No White House Shake-up In The Works

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s top political aide says there’s no White House shake-up…

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Union: Chrysler Delays Plan To Close Ohio Plant

TWINSBURG, Ohio (AP) — Union leaders say Chrysler’s stamping plant in Ohio will stay open…

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AP Source: Orioles, Tejada Headed Toward Reunion

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Baltimore Orioles official familiar with the decision says the team has…

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Philly TSA Worker Gone After Prank On Passenger

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Transportation Security Administration says a worker who pretended to plant a…

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Homeless Veteran Who Saved 5 In Fire Laid To Rest

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Ray Vivier had been an adventurer, an ex-Marine who explored the…

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Obama’s State Of The Union Agenda: Yes, I Get It

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seizing a chance to reconnect, President Barack Obama will use his first…

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Tax The Rich? Ore. Voters Scratching Their Ballots

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — If any Americans are willing to fork over more to state…

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Save The Tiger: Pressure Mounts For Tougher Action

HUAI KHA KHEANG WILDLIFE SANCTUARY, Thailand (AP) — After trudging through the wilds of western…

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TV Pioneer Frances Buss Buch Dies At 92

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Frances Buss Buch, a pioneer of network TV and the first…

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Italy’s Kostner Wins European Gold For 3rd Time

TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Carolina Kostner of Italy has won gold at the European Figure…

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‘Basterds,’ ‘Precious,’ ’30 Rock’ Lead SAG Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three is the lucky number at the Screen Actors Guild Awards…

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‘Glee’ Cast, Baldwin, Fey Win SAG Comedy Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The cast of the spunky TV series “Glee,” about a high…

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‘Inglourious Basterds’ Wins SAG Film Award

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jeff Bridges of “Crazy Heart” and Sandra Bullock of “The Blind…

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NATO Forces In Race To Secure Kandahar

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. and Canadian forces are rushing to train a police force…

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All-star Haiti Telethon Raises $57 Million, So Far

NEW YORK (AP) — Organizers for the all-star “Hope for Haiti Now” telethon say the…

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Dog Surge Along With Troop Surge In Afghan War

KANDAHAR AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. troop surge in Afghanistan has led to…

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Dems Mull Options For Moving Health Care Bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Democratic leaders insist they will push ahead with…

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Obama Hunkers Down As Health Care Falters

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cool and confident, President Barack Obama basked in applause as he promised…

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Biden Confident Iraqis To Settle Election Dispute

BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden says he’s confident Iraqis are working toward…

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Sri Lankan Ruling Party Plans Violence: Opposition

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s ruling party plans to instigate violence to keep…

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Biden: US To Appeal Dismissal Of Blackwater Case

BAGHDAD (AP) — The U.S. will appeal a court decision dismissing manslaughter charges against five…

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Obamas Head Out To Watch Daughter Play Basketball

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is out for a little weekend basketball — as…

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Radical Muslim Cleric Returns To Native Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — A radical Muslim cleric who served time in a British jail…

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Putin Calls For Rights To Be Upheld In Caucasus

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on Saturday ordered officials in the North…

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Vonn Makes It A Perfect 5 For 5 In Downhill

CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — In three weeks, the only things that will matter for…

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UN Panel Chief Won’t Quit For Himalayan Melt Error

NEW DELHI (AP) — The head of a panel of United Nations climate scientists said…

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Cuche Wins World Cup Downhill On Streif

KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Didier Cuche of Switzerland won a men’s World Cup downhill on…

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Saudi: Bodies Of 20 Soldiers Found On Yemen Border

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s assistant defense minister said Saturday that the bodies…

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’50s-inspired Kenzo Models Take To The Street

PARIS (AP) — Kenzo stopped traffic Friday with a cinematic, 1950s-flavored fall-winter 2010-2011 menswear display…

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Pope To Priests: Go Forth And Blog

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Benedict XVI has a new commandment for priests struggling to…

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ECB President: Greece Must Put Finances In Order, EU

BERLIN (AP) — Greece and other euro-zone countries with excessive budget deficits must do everything…

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UK Bans Export Of Bomb Detection Device

LONDON (AP) — Britain is banning the exports of a machine marketed as a bomb…

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Quality Connections: How to Use Social Media to Advance Your Professional Brand

Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit panelist LC Johnson teaches women how to brand themselves…

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Legacy Award Honoree: How Charlayne Hunter-Gault Helped Desegregate Schools

Legacy Award recipient and journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault was one of the first blacks to desegregate…

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