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BEIJING (Reuters) - Hong Kong kung fu movie star Jackie Chan feels ashamed of his son's drug abuse and hopes that one day he will speak out about the dangers of taking drugs, state news agency Xinhua reported. Jaycee Chan was formally charged ...more

AP News - 13 mins ago

KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) — How President Barack Obama spent the fifth day of his holiday vacation in Hawaii on Wednesday:— GYM SESSION: Obama got in another workout at the gym at Marine Corps Base Hawaii on another overcast morning. He also exer ...more

AP News - 18 mins ago

KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) — What do two world leaders do when they find themselves on the same Hawaiian island on Christmas Eve? If you're President Barack Obama and Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, you round up a few aides and make common cause on ...more

AP News - 40 mins ago

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Two people are dead after a small plane crashed not far from an airport in the Sierra Nevada foothills in Northern California.Amador County Undersheriff James Wegner told The Sacramento Bee ( ) that ...more

Reuters News - 40 mins ago

By Malathi Nayak SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc's decision to screen Sony Pictures' film "The Interview" may help legitimize its YouTube platform as a serious rival to paid video streaming services, Netflix and Inc. < ...more

AP News - 43 mins ago

BERKELEY, Mo. (AP) — The mayor of the St. Louis suburb of Berkeley urged calm Wednesday after a white police officer killed a black 18-year-old who police said pointed a gun at him, reigniting tensions that have lingered since the death of Michael Brow ...more

AP News - 47 mins ago

Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.Images this week include a horse and rider breaking through a wall at an equestrian event in London, fight for the ball during an Engli ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

GRETNA, La. (AP) — A Christmas Eve shooting has left one person dead at a mall in suburban New Orleans, and police say a suspect is in custody.Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand says it happened about 4:21 p.m. Wednesday, less than two hour ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors are opposing a request by lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to delay the start of his trial until September.Jury selection is scheduled to begin Jan. 5. Tsarnaev, 21, has pleaded not ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

Two New York police officers were ambushed Saturday by Ismaaiyl Brinsley after he had made threatening posts online, including a vow to put "wings on pigs" and references to high-profile cases of white police officers killing unarmed black men. After s ...more