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NEW YORK (AP) — Critics and early viewers agree that "The Interview" is less than a masterpiece. But thanks to threats from hackers that nearly derailed its release, it has become an event.Hundreds of theaters Thursday, from The Edge 8 in Greenv ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — A rare blizzard that dusted two island mountaintops gave tourists and residents in Hawaii a white Christmas.The blizzard has eased, but strong winds are blowing the snow around on two Big Island summits. While snow on the mountai ...more

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TITUSVILLE, N.J. (AP) — George Washington made his Christmas Day trip across the Delaware River — with considerably better weather than the first time.Re-enactors playing Washington and his troops crossed the Delaware River in the 62nd re-enactm ...more

Reuters News - 23 mins ago

By Kissima Diagana NOUAKCHOTT (Reuters) - Mauritania on Thursday condemned a man to death for "insulting the prophet", a human rights group said, a day after the country opened the trial of an anti-slavery activist. Mohamed Cheikh O ...more

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A U.S. traveler detained for months in East Timor has been released from prison.Stacey Addison, 41, of Portland was arrested in September shortly after crossing the border into the Southeast Asia nation. The veterinarian wa ...more

AP News - 37 mins ago

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Goats are known to eat just about anything, but it didn't dawn on Vince Thomas until recently that the menu might include Christmas trees."They'll eat the pine needles and leave the skeleton of the tree," said Thomas, a longtim ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Florida developer in line to purchase the former Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City says in court filings that the auction for the property wasn't run fairly and he wants an $8 million discount.Lawyers for Glenn S ...more

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say the victims of a small plane crash in Northern California were a father and son.Amador County Undersheriff James Wegner tells the Sacramento Bee (http://bit.ly/1H0ks8q) Phillip Faillers, of Sutte ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego police say a 40-year-old man died after a border inspector shot him with a stun gun at the nation's busiest crossing.Police said Thursday that the man jumped over a counter and attacked an inspector after being escorte ...more

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HAVANA (AP) — Like tens of thousands of Cubans, Gerardo Luis wants to get to the United States and he's suddenly worried that time may be running out.Across an island where migrating north is an obsession, the widespread jubilation over last wee ...more