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UK to 'play its part' against IS » Full Story
David Cameron says Britain is ready to "play its part" in fighting Islamic State, which he calls an "evil against which the whole world must unite".

UN aims to block jihadist recruits » Full Story
The UN Security Council orders states to block the flow of jihadists to Iraq and Syria, as US jets bomb Islamic State (IS) militants.

Hollande condemns Algeria beheading » Full Story
French President Francois Hollande condemns the beheading in Algeria of tourist Herve Gourdel by a jihadist group linked to Islamic State militants.

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Bloomberg Took Secret Path to a New Schools Chief » Full Story
The secrecy around Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg’s selection of Cathleen P. Black to run the city’s schools highlighted his faith in business leaders and dislike of public debate.

Tentative Deal in Iraq Keeps Maliki in Power » Full Story
Iraq’s leaders reached a tentative agreement to end an eight-month political impasse and return Nuri Kamal al-Maliki to power.

Wal-Mart Says ‘Try This On’: Free Shipping » Full Story
Starting Thursday, Wal-Mart plans to offer free shipping on its Web site, a move that may create an expectation among consumers and a threat to smaller retailers.

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No. 2 Ohio State Stumbles at Purdue, Gets Blown Out 49-20 » Full Story
D.J. Knox rushed for 128 yards and three touchdowns, David Blough threw for three more and Purdue upset No. 2 Ohio State 49-20.

Dodgers Beat Brewers in Game 7, Face Red Sox in World Series » Full Story
Yasiel Puig hit a three-run homer, Chris Taylor made a key catch and the Los Angeles Dodgers reached the World Series for the second straight year, beating the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 in Game 7 of the NL Championship Series.

Jayson Tatum Scores 24 Points, Celtics Edge Knicks 103-101 » Full Story
Jayson Tatum had 24 points and 14 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics withstood his careless foul with 1.9 seconds left to beat the New York Knicks 103-101.

Dodgers-Red Sox: Rich Histories, but Little Crossover » Full Story
Yet for all their rich history _ dating back to Babe Ruth on the mound _ the Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers have rarely crossed paths heading into this World Series.

Utah Aims to Prevent Airport Travel Problems for Residents » Full Story
Utah state legislators are set to consider a proposal at a special session next month to put a federally required gold star on the front of driver's licenses.

Defense Leads No. 5 LSU Past No. 22 MSU, 19-3 » Full Story
LSU intercepted Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald four times and Cole Tracy kicked four field goals to help the fifth-ranked Tigers beat the No. 22 Bulldogs 19-3.

North Korea's Box of Bones: A Mythical King and the Dream of Korean Unification » Full Story
By Josh Smith and Jeongmin KimSEOUL (Reuters) - It's the stuff of an Indiana Jones movie: supernatural kings, ancient tombs, and government-backed...

Warren Ancestry Highlights How Tribes Decide Membership » Full Story
Clash over Warren's heritage highlights how Native American tribes decide membership.

Utah Officials: DUI Suspected in Head-On Crash, 6 Dead » Full Story
Authorities say six people are dead after a dump truck crossed a highway median and collided with a pickup truck traveling in the opposite direction.

Saudi Khashoggi Saw Turkey as Base for a New Middle East » Full Story
Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was a proud Arab who wanted to set up a base in his ancestral homeland of Turkey, where a growing community of exiled Arabs have taken refuge.

Georgia Officer Fatally Shot Near School; Suspects Run Away » Full Story
A Georgia police officer has been fatally shot while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a middle school.

New Zealand Will Not Attend Saudi Investment Summit Over Khashoggi Death » Full Story
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand condemns the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by Saudi operatives and will not be attending an investment...

2 Found Guilty in Triple Murder of Sacramento Father, 2 Sons » Full Story
Two men have been found guilty in the home-invasion deaths of a father and his two sons in Sacramento.

Sales Are Brisk as Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $1.6 Billion » Full Story
As more Mega Millions lottery tickets sell, chances grow that at least one buyer will pick all six winning numbers.

The Latest: No Charges Yet in Georgia Officer's Slaying » Full Story
Authorities say multiple people have been interviewed about their possible involvement in the shooting death of a George police officer, but no formal charges have been made.

The Latest: Honduran Migrant Says He Wants to Return Home » Full Story
Migrant Gonzalo Martinez said he was voluntarily returning to Honduras from a bridge connecting Guatemala and Mexico because he was disappointed in the violence of caravan members and just wanted to head home.

Casey, Barletta Debate Ends in Emotional Exchange Over TV Ad » Full Story
The first debate between Pennsylvania's Democratic Sen. Bob Casey and GOP challenger Rep. Lou Barletta ended in a personal and emotional exchange.

Migrants Vow to Re-Form Caravan, Continue North Toward US » Full Story
About 2,000 Central American migrants who circumvented Mexican police at a border bridge and crossed a river from Guatemala have decided to re-form their mass caravan and continue their trek northward toward the United States.

Brown, Renacci Spar Again in 2nd Ohio US Senate Debate » Full Story
Candidates in Ohio's U.S. Senate campaign have argued in a second debate over different positions on taxes, immigration, gun control, climate change and health care.

Cantwell, Hutchison Meet in Second Washington Senate Debate » Full Story
Candidates in Washington's U.S. senate race clashed Saturday over policies on the environment, trade and tariffs, immigration and health care.

ACC Rout: No. 3 Clemson Tops No. 16 North Carolina St 41-7 » Full Story
No. 3 Clemson turned an expected ACC showdown of undefeated into a rout as it topped No. 16 North Carolina State 41-7.

Fast Start Helps No. 1 Alabama Trounce Tennessee 58-21 » Full Story
Tagovailoa throws 4 TD passes as No. 1 Alabama uses fast start to trounce Tennessee 58-21.

Driver Arraigned on DWI Charge in 8-Vehicle Pileup on LIE » Full Story
A Long Island woman has pleaded not guilty to a charge that she was driving while intoxicated during an eight-car chain-reaction crash on the Long Island Expressway.

No. 15 Washington Pulls Away Late to Top Colorado 27-13 » Full Story
Jake Browning throws 26-yard touchdown pass to Aaron Fuller on 4th down with less than 4 minutes remaining, No. 15 Washington holds off Colorado 27-13.

The Latest: Germany Reassessing Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia » Full Story
A senior official in Turkey's ruling party saus Turkey will "never allow a cover-up" of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul.

Body of Missing Fisherman Found in NY's Mohawk River » Full Story
Police have found the body of a man who apparently fell into the water and drowned while fishing in New York's Mohawk River.

Police: Driver Fires at Officer, Prompts Long Highway Chase » Full Story
Police in Florida say a suspect fired at an officer, led authorities on a lengthy chase on Florida's Turnpike and then suffered an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Police: Driver Fires at Officer, Prompts Long Highway Chase » Full Story
Police in Florida say a suspect fired at an officer, led authorities on a lengthy chase on Florida's Turnpike and then suffered an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Actress Selma Blair Say She Has Been Diagnosed With MS » Full Story
Film and TV actress Selma Blair announced she is dealing with a diagnosis of multiple sclerosis.

Cora: MVP Favorite Betts Could Play 2B in World Series » Full Story
Mookie Betts at 2B in World Series? Red Sox manager Alex Cora won't rule it out.

Nevada Republicans Whip up Fears of California's Influence » Full Story
Conservatives are warning Nevada voters that their state could face many of the same problems as California if they elect Democrats.

Bengals' Burfict Fined $112,000 for 2 Hits Against Steelers » Full Story
The NFL has been fined Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict $112,000 for multiple unnecessary roughness penalties in Cincinnati's loss to Pittsburgh last Sunday.

Yara Shahidi Urges Fight Against 'Identity Blind Narrative' » Full Story
18-year-old 'grown-ish' actress Yara Shahidi urges embrace of all in accepting GLSEN award.

Lynn Says She's Better After Illness Sent Her to Hospital » Full Story
Loretta Lynn says she is doing better after a brief hospital visit to treat an illness that kept her from attending a CMT tribute to her and other female country artists.

Biden Rallies Union for Democrats in Tight Nevada Races » Full Story
Former Vice President Joe Biden is urging union members in Las Vegas to get out the vote for Democrat Jacky Rosen in Nevada's U.S. Senate race.

Georgia Police Officer Fatally Shot Near School » Full Story
A Georgia police officer has been killed after being shot while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a school in Snellville.

UK Firms Near Point of No Return for Brexit Contingency Plans, CBI Warns » Full Story
By William SchombergLONDON (Reuters) - Most British companies will implement their plans for coping with a disruptive Brexit by December if there...

Trump: U.S. to Exit Nuclear Treaty, Citing Russian Violations » Full Story
ELKO, Nev. (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Saturday the United States will exit the Cold-War era Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces...

Trump Says US Will Pull Out of Intermediate Range Nuke Pact » Full Story
President Donald Trump says he will pull the United States from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia.

10 Days After Hurricane, Football Offers a Welcome Escape » Full Story
Ten days after Hurricane Michael hit the Florida Panhandle, teenagers who make up the Mosley High Dolphins football team returned to the field in downtown Panama City.

Vice President Pence, Morrisey Ask West Virginians to Vote » Full Story
Vice President Mike Pence has made his second stop in West Virginia in the past three months to campaign for Republican U.S. Senate nominee Patrick Morrisey. This time, he also urged residents to vote in the upcoming election.

Messi Breaks Arm as Barcelona Regains Lead in La Liga » Full Story
Real Madrid fans have run out of patience after seeing their team reach its worst scoring drought ever and lose for the fourth time in five matches.

Royal Navy's 932-Foot HMS Queen Elizabeth Visits New York » Full Story
The largest ship ever built for Great Britain's Royal Navy is visiting New York for a week.

Amid Housing Crisis, Reno's Motor Lodges Become Last Resort » Full Story
The economic recovery has allowed Reno to reclaim its status as a boomtown, but that has been bad news for people on the margins who are having a harder time finding an affordable place to live.

Trump Hopes to Pick UN Ambassador From 5 Candidates » Full Story
Trump hopes to pick UN ambassador from 5 candidates.

Messi Breaks Right Forearm, Out for About 3 Weeks » Full Story
Lionel Messi broke his right forearm on Saturday and will be sidelined for about three weeks, a major setback for him and Barcelona right before some important games.

Dodgers Ace Kershaw Available in 'Pen Vs Brewers in Game 7 » Full Story
Clayton Kershaw will be available in relief for the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 7 of the NL Championship Series against the Milwaukee Brewers.

Comic Amy Schumer Backs Kaepernick, Says She Won't Do Super Bowl Ads » Full Story
(Reuters) - U.S. comedian and actress Amy Schumer has said she will not appear in any commercials during the 2019 Super Bowl in support of National...

Patterson-Led No. 6 Michigan Tops No. 24 Michigan State 21-7 » Full Story
Shea Patterson threw two touchdown passes and No. 6 Michigan earned a desperately needed 21-7 win over No. 24 Michigan State.

Georgia Police Officer Fatally Shot Near School » Full Story
A Georgia police officer has been killed after being shot while responding to a suspicious vehicle parked near a school in Snellville.

Judicial Watchdog Probes Court's Practice of Cutting Fines » Full Story
Register to vote, pay reduced fine: Did South Fulton court break the law? City solicitor reduced fines in exchange for registering to vote.

'Dark Day': Congo Rebels Kill 2 Health Agents Fighting Ebola » Full Story
'Dark day' as Congolese rebels kill 2 health agents fighting deadly Ebola outbreak.

Detroit Police Find 63 Fetuses in Funeral Home Amid Probe » Full Story
Police have removed 63 fetuses from a Detroit funeral home in their widening investigation of alleged improprieties at local funeral homes.

64-Year-Old Jay Haas Leads Champions Playoff Opener » Full Story
Jay Haas shot a 7-under 65 _ missing his age by a stroke _ to take a two-shot lead in the PGA Tour Champions' playoff-opening Dominion Energy Charity Classic.

Providence Man Charged With DUI in Fatal Highway Crash » Full Story
A Providence man was charged with DUI in an early morning high crash that left his passenger dead.

Tropical Storms Willa, Vicente Take Aim at Mexican Pacific Coast » Full Story
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Tropical Storm Willa gained strength on Saturday in the Pacific Ocean off Mexico and is forecast to become a hurricane by...

No. 9 Oklahoma Rebounds From Only Loss With 52-27 Win at TCU » Full Story
Kyler Murray throws 4 touchdowns, Kennedy Brooks and Trey Sermon both had 100-yard rushing games and 9th-ranked Oklahoma won 52-27 at TCU.

Polish Regional Vote a Test for Eurosceptic PiS Government » Full Story
By Pawel Florkiewicz and Pawel SobczakWARSAW (Reuters) - Poles vote in a regional election on Sunday with gains expected for the ruling eurosceptic...

Factbox: What to Watch Out for in Poland's Local Elections » Full Story
WARSAW (Reuters) - Voters in Poland will cast ballots on Sunday in a local election likely to earn the ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS)...

Nevada Homicide Suspect Shot After California Police Chase » Full Story
Police say a man wanted in a double killing outside Las Vegas was wounded in a shootout with Southern California police after he led them on a high-speed chase that he livestreamed on Facebook.

Germany's Scholz Wants Global Tax Floor to Stop Evasion » Full Story
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Finance Minister Olaf Scholz has proposed a global minimum rate of corporation tax coupled with tougher measures to...

Authorities Say a Georgia Police Officer Has Been Fatally Shot Near Snellville, Georgia; Police Searching for Suspect » Full Story
Authorities say a Georgia police officer has been fatally shot near Snellville, Georgia; police searching for suspect.

Tropical Storms Willa and Vicente Swirling off Mexico » Full Story
Two tropical storms are in the Pacific Ocean off Mexico, and one is forecast to become a hurricane and approach the country's west coast late next week.

Colorado's Loveland, Arapahoe, Wolf Creek Ski Areas Now Open » Full Story
Three ski resorts are now up and running in Colorado, with Loveland and Arapahoe Basin joining Wolf Creek in welcoming snow riders for the 2018-19 season.

Trump Says Team Working on Tax Cut for Middle-Income Earners » Full Story
ELKO, Nev. (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said the administration was studying a tax cut for middle-income earners that could be rolled...

State Senators to File Legislation Based on Education Report » Full Story
State senators have released a report about Rhode Island's educational system and say they're planning to file bills based on the recommendations.

Ronaldo Scores but Juventus' Perfect Start Ended by Genoa » Full Story
Cristiano Ronaldo returned to action and set yet another record but it wasn't enough to maintain his team's perfect start to the season.

2 Teens Face Charges of Threatening to 'Shoot Up' School » Full Story
Two teens have been accused of making separate threats to shoot up a South Carolina high school.

UK Wants Deal to Avoid Northern Ireland Brexit Backstop: Minister » Full Story
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Brexit minister Dominic Raab wants the European Union to accept assurances that the country will remain tied to the...

KDP Comes First in Iraqi Kurdistan Election » Full Story
By Ahmed AbouleneinERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - The ruling Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) came first in a parliamentary election in the...

Snake Names Honor Darwin, Fire God, Louisiana Professor » Full Story
A Louisiana biologist is in heady company these days, honored by having a newly identified species of snake named after him.

Pedestrian Mall Considered Near State Capitol in Cheyenne » Full Story
Planners are considering closing two streets near the Wyoming state Capitol in Cheyenne for a pedestrian mall.

Body of Missing Diver Found in Massachusetts Waters » Full Story
The body of a missing diver has been found in Massachusetts waters.

Trump and Amendments: the Week in Florida Politics » Full Story
Florida's 2018 midterm election is one of the most important in years.

Amy Schumer Supports Kaepernick, Sits Out Super Bowl Ads » Full Story
Amy Schumer says she supports Colin Kaepernick, will not appear in any Super Bowl LIII ads.

Israel Delays Eviction of West Bank Bedouin Village » Full Story
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday postponed the forced eviction of a Bedouin village in the occupied West...

Michigan, Tribal Partners Digitally Preserving Petroglyphs » Full Story
Michigan's state archaeologist says more than 100 ancient rock etchings at Sanilac Petroglyphs State Park are being digitally preserved through a partnership with tribal groups.

In Virginia, Pence Stumps for 3 GOP Congressional Candidates » Full Story
Vice President Mike Pence has stumped in Virginia with three Republican congressional candidates ahead of midterm elections 2½ weeks away He traveled to Richmond to rally Republican voters with Rep. Dave Brat, Ryan McAdams and Denver Riggleman.

Trump Would Prefer to Pick a Woman for U.N. Envoy » Full Story
(Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would prefer to pick a woman to take over the job of Washington's United Nations...

Bar Shut Down After Inspection Finds 135 Underage Drinkers » Full Story
The State Liquor Authority has shut down a bar popular with Albany college students after finding the tavern was more than twice over its capacity and most of its 150 patrons were underage.

Alaska Governor Says He Quit Race to Boost Democrat » Full Story
Alaska Gov. Bill Walker dropped his re-election bid in hopes of boosting Democratic rival Mark Begich's chances of beating Republican Mike Dunleavy.

Coroner: Inmate's Heart Stopped While Restrained, on Drugs » Full Story
The El Paso County coroner says an inmate who died in the county jail went into cardiac arrest while he was high on drugs and was being held down by officers.

Small Plane Rolls off Runway and Onto NY Road; No Injuries » Full Story
A small airplane ended up on a Long Island road after authorities say the aircraft ran off the runway; no one was injured.

Small Plane Rolls off Runway and Onto NY Road; No Injuries » Full Story
A small airplane ended up on a Long Island road after authorities say the aircraft ran off the runway; no one was injured.

Immunotherapy Scores a First Win Against Some Breast Cancers » Full Story
A newer immunotherapy drug for the first time has shown promise against breast cancer in a large study that combined it with chemotherapy to treat an aggressive form of the disease.

Kentucky Parks Using Partnerships to Make Needed Repairs » Full Story
Kentucky State Parks are suffering from $240 million in deferred maintenance, but a partnership with local communities is helping to turn things around.

Latest Communal Violence in Central Nigeria Kills 55 » Full Story
Communal violence in central Nigeria kills 55; 'frequent resort to bloodshed' condemned.

EU Calls for Thorough Investigation Into Khashoggi's Death » Full Story
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The circumstances of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s death are deeply troubling, European Union foreign policy chief...

Indiana Man Allegedly Stole Trailers Filled With Soybeans » Full Story
Eastern Indiana police say a man allegedly stole a semi and two trailers loaded with soybeans and then sold the grain for about $17,000.

Woman Found Dead After Attempted Arkansas Home Invasion » Full Story
Authorities in North Little Rock are investigating a woman's death following an attempted home invasion.

A Timeline of Saudi Statements on the Killing of Khashoggi » Full Story
The official Saudi statements on the fate of journalist Jamal Khashoggi have changed several times since he mysteriously disappeared after entering his country's consulate in Istanbul earlier this month.

Violence, Confusion Surround Afghan Parliamentary Elections » Full Story
Afghanistan's first parliamentary elections in eight years suffered from violence and chaos Saturday, with a multitude of attacks killing at least 36 people, key election workers failing to show up and many polling stations staying open late hours.

Even Without Neymar, French Leader PSG Routs Amiens 5-0 » Full Story
Neymar was not missed as runaway league leader Paris Saint-Germain beat Amiens 5-0 on Saturday for a 10th straight league win.

Open Hearing Sought on Autopsies in Colorado Family Slayings » Full Story
Attorneys for a Colorado man accused of killing his wife and two daughters have asked for a hearing in open court on whether to keep the autopsy reports secret.

Oxnard Man Charged With Murder in Man's Hit-And-Run Death » Full Story
An Oxnard man has been charged with murder in what prosecutors say was an intentional hit-and-run.

AP Interview: Sanders Foresees 'Progressive' South Carolina » Full Story
Just two weeks before the midterms, Vermont independent Sen. Bernie Sanders has returned to South Carolina in a multi-state swing of locations that have early positions on the presidential primary calendar.

2nd Suspect Sought in Murders of Man, Woman, Girl, 10 » Full Story
A second suspect is being sought in the murders of a man, a woman and her 10-year-old daughter earlier in the week in western Pennsylvania.

Early Voting Nears 350,000 Ballots in Tennessee Election » Full Story
Tennesseans are voting in record numbers with close to 350,000 ballots cast in the first three days of early voting.

Ex-Priest in New Report Jailed on New Charges in San Jose » Full Story
One of 15 former priests found to have been credibly accused of sexually abusing children within a Northern California diocese is facing new allegations of molesting girls.

Saudi Arabia Deployed Twitter Army Against Critics: NY Times » Full Story
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia deployed an online army to harass dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi and other critics of the kingdom on...

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