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NEW YORK (AP) — Russell Wilson's clutch plays in overtime helped the Seattle Seahawks fend off Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos. It also put them on top of the latest AP Pro32 power rankings.The Seahawks topped the Broncos 26-20 Sunday in a ...more

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FLORENCE, Italy (AP) — An ongoing restoration of one of Leonardo da Vinci's most famous works, "Adoration of the Magi," has revealed new details and colors in the painting and in Leonardo's techniques — and confirmed that others helped paint it. ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. and five Arab countries launched airstrikes Monday night on Islamic State group targets and an al-Qaida group in Syria. Some facts about the military action:___THE ASSAULTWho: U.S., Bahrain, Jordan, Saudi ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and chief assistant Troy Vincent have met with 11 former NFL players to discuss ways to improve the league's personal conduct policy.They met Tuesday with Hall of Famer Mike Singletary, plus Matt Bi ...more

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CAEN, France (AP) — A sculpture honoring a photograph of a kiss in Times Square that captured New York's celebration as World War II ended has gone up in Normandy for a one-year visit.Cranes and construction crews in the French city of Caen on T ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. official says America and its Arab allies launched more than 200 airstrikes against roughly a dozen militant targets in Syria during the assault that began Monday night.The military mission was the beginning of a broad i ...more

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — WBO lightweight champion Terence "Bud" Crawford will fight top contender Ray Beltran on Nov. 29 at CenturyLink Center in Omaha.Boxing promoter Top Rank announced Tuesday that the bout will be televised live on HBO.The 2 ...more

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — WBO lightweight champion Terence "Bud" Crawford will fight top contender Ray Beltran on Nov. 29 at CenturyLink Center in Omaha.Boxing promoter Top Rank announced Tuesday that the bout will be televised live on HBO.The 2 ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the participation of five Arab nations in airstrikes against militants in Syria "makes it clear to the world this is not America's fight alone."Obama says the joint fight against the Islamic State wi ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight college fraternities announced Tuesday an effort to work together on new training aimed at combating sexual misconduct, hazing and binge drinking.The focus is on learning to recognize, diagnose and intervene in potentiall ...more