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Netflix: What’s coming and going in December

Mars getting 1st US visitor in years, a 3-legged geologist

Tutu awards prize to US school shooting survivors

The Latest: Crews make progress with N. California wildfire

US: 2 airstrikes killed 37 al-Shabab militants in Somalia

Rain could hamper search for victims of California wildfire

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  Facebook used to auction off child bride in South Sudan

Rangers' Adrian Beltre retires after 21 seasons, 3,166 hits

Suspected Chicago gunman had relationship with ER doctor killed at hospital

Global markets sink again as tech and retail stocks drop

Markets Right Now: Tech rout erases market's gain for year

Schumer asks for probe into Whitaker's White House contacts

Facebook is down in parts across the US, and this time it took Instagram with it

Uh oh. Facebook is down as people are spending more time with their families this holiday week.

Suicide bomber targets clerics in Afghan capital, 50 killed

Afghan officials say a suicide bomber has targeted a gathering of Muslim religious scholars in Kabul, killing at least 50 people

  Bears break into car, eat 49 chocolate bars

Lilly Thurmond, 16, was selling the chocolates for a school prom fundraiser. She said she’d only sold 10.

Ahead of 2022 World Cup, Qatar still has a long way to go

With four years to go before the next World Cup opens in Qatar, the small gulf country's national soccer team is on the rise but still has a long, long way to go

US home construction rose 1.5 percent in October

Allegedly drunken and disorderly curling team gets booted from tournament in Canada

85-year-old hockey goalie defies time

The Latest: Russia says critics politicizing Interpol

South African president praises German investment

Man accused of making bomb threat told police he was referring to bowel movement

Macron urges dialogue amid protests, defends gas tax hikes

French President Emmanuel Macron is sticking to fuel tax hikes that have prompted nationwide protests but calling for "dialogue" to calm tensions

Bank of England preparing Brexit deal verdict next week

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has given a guarded welcome to Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal.

Italian officials: Migrant rescuers mishandled medical waste

Italian prosecutors have ordered the seizure of a migrant rescue ship and accused the aid group Doctors Without Borders of illegally disposing of 24,000 kilograms of medical waste accumulated during rescues

Acquitted Christian woman wants to leave Pakistan for West

A lawyer for Aasia Bibi, a Christian woman recently acquitted of blasphemy charges after eight years on death row in Pakistan, says she would like to leave her homeland for any Western country willing to issue visas for her and her family

Thanksgiving-themed ice cream arrives just in time to replace turkey with dessert

The company’s artisanal ice cream is handcrafted and using what may seem like strange flavors is its signature.

Target's investments in the future hits margins

Target's investments online, stores bring in shoppers but hurt 3Q profits

Martha Stewart's first Uber ride was 'a mess inside and out'

Martha Stewart's first Uber ride was not a good thing

Officials: Man caught fire trying to siphon gas from U-Haul truck

Investigators are working to identify and locate the suspect.

Russian challenge to chemical weapons watchdog rejected

The global chemical weapons watchdog's initiative to apportion blame for poison gas and nerve agent attacks has survived two institutional challenges from Russia and is set to become operational next year

Gunman sexually assaults women at Catholic Supply, fatally shoots 1

A 911 caller reported that the shooter went inside the store and, at gunpoint, ordered all of the women inside to strip, sexually assaulted several of them, then shot one of them in the head.

Trump pressed to levy harsh US response to Khashoggi killing

There are increasing calls for more action amid a growing consensus that the Saudi crown prince, who controls virtually all major levers of power in the country, must have known about the operation.

Kosovo's bid to join Interpol fails, in victory for Serbia

Kosovo's bid to join Interpol fails at organization's annual meeting in blow to country's efforts to boost recognition

Kremlin foes fume over possible Russian Interpol president

A financier and Kremlin critic warned that electing a top Russian police official to be president of Interpol would undermine the international law enforcement agency

US judge stalls enforcement of Trump asylum restrictions

A federal judge has temporarily barred the Trump administration from refusing asylum to immigrants who cross the southern border illegally

May gets rebellion reprieve, but faces warning from allies

British Prime Minister Theresa May has had a reprieve on one front as party rebels acknowledged they did not yet have the strength for a leadership challenge

Backlash at Chinese university shows limits to surveillance

A Chinese university's plan to conduct a blanket search of student and staff electronic devices has come under fire

Groups target Europe's coal companies over harmful emissions

Environmental groups say 10 utility companies are responsible for the majority of premature deaths caused by emissions from coal-fired power plants in Europe

For the best Black Friday deals, shop clothes and electronics

Those braving the long lines this weekend should look for sales on electronics, designer handbags, winter gear and sneakers.

Rams outlast Chiefs 54-51 in record Monday night showdown

The Los Angeles Rams outlasted the Kansas City Chiefs 54-51 in the highest-scoring Monday night game ever played

Seoul: North Korea destroys 10 guard posts to lower tensions

Seoul: North Korea destroys 10 of its front-line guard posts under agreement to reduce tensions

Landslide derails commuter train near Barcelona, killing 1

A commuter train traveling toward Barcelona was derailed by a landslide on Tuesday, killing one person and injuring dozens, Spanish authorities said

Scorsese feted at MoMA by friends De Niro, DiCaprio, Hill

Legendary director Martin Scorsese was honored by longtime friends Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro, among many others, at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City

Attacker shot after stabbing policeman in Brussels

A policeman was stabbed and injured by an assailant who was shot close to the Grand Place in Brussels historic center

Girl, 6, allegedly kills 1-year-old brother after being left alone with him in car

The father allegedly found his son with a seat belt wrapped around his neck, and an autopsy ruled the death a homicide by strangulation.

California gunman's life was both unremarkable and troubled

Authorities haven't settled on a theory of why Ian David Long shot and killed 12 people at a Southern California bar

Police storm Papua New Guinea Parliament for APEC summit pay

A lawmaker says disgruntled police and prison guards have stormed Papua New Guinea's Parliament in a violent pay dispute stemming from an international summit hosted by the impoverished South Pacific nation over the weekend

China's Xi visits Philippines to deepen ties with US ally

Chinese President Xi Jinping has received a red-carpet welcome in the Philippines, as he pays a visit to the U.S. ally with offers of infrastructure loans and new accords to prevent clashes and possibly explore for oil and gas in the South China Sea

Global stocks slide as futures point to Wall Street drop

World stocks are down and Wall Street is expected to drop again amid concerns about the tech sector.

Gunman in Chicago hospital shooting had prior complaint

Police: Woman sought protection order 4 years ago against the man who fatally shot a doctor, a police officer and another worker at a Chicago hospital

Trump pressed for harsher US response to killing of writer

President Donald Trump is facing pressure to take tougher measures against Saudi Arabia over the slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi

2020 Democratic contenders already eyeing top staff in Iowa

The 2018 midterms are barely history, but the next campaign is already in full swing in Iowa

VIDEO: Car plows into Little Caesars in Florida

Surveillance video captured a car plowing into a Little Caesars in Lake City, FL.

Blues fire coach Mike Yeo, name Craig Berube as interim

The St. Louis Blues fired coach Mike Yeo and named Craig Berube as his interim replacement

Ghosn's arrest casts doubt on Renault-Nissan alliance future

Ghosn's arrest and potential ouster cast doubt on future of Renault-Nissan automotive alliance

Scientists work to save wild Puerto Rican parrot after Maria

Biologists are trying to save the last of the endangered Puerto Rican parrots after more than half the population of the bright green birds with turquoise-tipped wings disappeared when Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico

Trump criticizes war hero for not capturing bin Laden sooner

Former CIA director Leon Panetta says President Donald Trump owes an apology to retired Adm. William McRaven and to all of those in the military and intelligence agencies responsible for tracking down and killing Osama bin Laden in Pakistan

Rams outlast Chiefs 54-51 in record Monday night showdown

The Los Angeles Rams outlasted the Kansas City Chiefs 54-51 in the highest-scoring Monday night game ever played

The big question for new House Dems: Will you back Pelosi?

The big first question for the freshman Democrats in the House is whether they will vote for Nancy Pelosi as speaker

The big question for new House Dems: Will you back Pelosi?

The big first question for the freshman Democrats in the House is whether they will vote for Nancy Pelosi as speaker

3 dead, including officer, after suspected shooter opens fire at Chicago hospital

A gunman opened fire Monday at a Chicago hospital, killing three people, including a police officer and two hospital staffers, authorities said.

Arrest of Nissan's Ghosn in financial probe stuns Japan

Arrest of Nissan's Ghosn in financial probe stuns Japan; Renault board to meet

A few hardy wildfire survivors hunker down for long haul

A small group of residents who survived the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century are staying put and trying to live amid the ashen ruins.

1 dead, 4 injured in downtown Denver shooting

One person was killed and four others were injured in a shooting in Denver, CO, on Monday afternoon.

Democratic senators sue over Whitaker’s appointment as AG

Three Democratic senators have filed a lawsuit challenging the appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general

Walker new NBA scoring leader, Hornets top Celtics 117-112

Kemba Walker scored 21 of his 43 points in the fourth quarter, and the Charlotte Hornets battled back to beat the Boston Celtics 117-112 on Monday night

US charges Venezuelan tycoon tied to government for bribery

U.S. prosecutors have unsealed an indictment against a Venezuelan media tycoon close to President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government

Rams honor firefighters, police for recent heroic actions

The Los Angeles Rams honored those impacted the past two weeks by the shooting at a Thousand Oaks bar and wildfires in Los Angeles and Ventura counties before the game against the Kansas City Chiefs

Report: Ivanka Trump used personal email for government work

Ivanka Trump sent hundreds of emails about government business from a personal email account last year, according to a report in The Washington Post.

Witness says bloodshed and bribery rampant under 'El Chapo'

A star prosecution witness testifying at the U.S. trial of the Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is describing the bloodshed and bribery that were trademarks of Guzman's leadership of the Sinaloa cartel

Colorado man sentenced to 3 consecutive life terms for killing wife, 2 daughters

Chris Watts is sentenced to three consecutive life terms in prison.

AP cameraman shot during Gaza protest

Witnesses and medical officials say an Associated Press cameraman has been shot and wounded while covering a demonstration in the Gaza Strip. Rashed Rashid, 47, was hit in the leg Monday during a weekly protest next to the Israeli border

Pilot union says it wants to help reduce delays on American

Pilots at American Airlines say contract wish list includes better pay and fewer flight delays

Freshman Dems face thorny first vote: Yes or no on Pelosi

It's the big question confronting newly elected House Democrats: Will you vote for Nancy Pelosi?

Trump sets off storm by criticizing retired Navy admiral

President Donald Trump has ignited a firestorm of criticism and charges that he is politicizing the military by faulting a war hero for not capturing al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden sooner

Structure losses in Southern California fire rise to 1,500

The tally of structures destroyed by huge Southern California wildfire has increased to 1,500

Yankees get Paxton from Mariners for Sheffield, 2 others

Left-hander James Paxton has been acquired by the Yankees from the Seattle Mariners for a trio of prospects, bolstering the thin starting rotation that contributed to New York's loss to Boston in the AL Division Series

Trump draws criticism for faulting war hero on bin Laden

President Donald Trump is drawing heavy criticism for faulting a war hero for not capturing al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden sooner

‘Bus driver from heaven’ helps students escape California wildfire

A bus driver rescued nearly two dozen schoolchildren and two teachers from the devastating wildfire in Paradise, CA.