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WASHINGTON (AP) — AP sources: American Alan Gross released from Cuba after 5 years in prison. ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering U.S. assistance to Australia after the Sydney hostage crisis.The president called Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Monday night and offered condolences after a gunman took 17 people hosta ...more

AP News - 16 hours ago

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide___GRIZZLIES END WARRIORS STREAK AT 16Memphis ends Golden State's 16-game winning streak in clash of NBA's two top teams. ...more

AP News - Dec 16, 2014 4:59 PM

Norman Bridwell, creator of the popular "Clifford the Big Red Dog" series of children's books turned into a PBS TV show, has died.Scholastic, his longtime publisher, says Birdwell died Friday in Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts. He lived in Edgartown, ...more

AP News - Dec 16, 2014 4:45 PM

CLEVELAND (AP) — Former Browns quarterback Bernie Kosar unloaded on the team's front office, saying it lacks vision and switching to rookie Johnny Manziel "is a recipe for disaster."Cleveland's best quarterback in the past 30 years and one of th ...more

AP News - Dec 16, 2014 2:30 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Tuesday condemned a "horrific attack" on a Pakistani school that killed more than 100 children, as U.S. officials offered assistance in responding to the terrorist shooting.Taliban gunmen stormed the A ...more

AP News - Dec 16, 2014 2:16 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals (11-3) can clinch the NFC West and home-field advantage throughout the conference playoffs with a win over division rival Seattle on Sunday night.New England and Denver (both 11-3) can lock up first-round by ...more

AP News - Dec 16, 2014 1:33 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — As it looks to expand its territorial base across broad swaths of Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State group is recruiting for more than just fighters.The extremist organization also has been targeting its sophisticated propaganda ...more

AP News - Dec 16, 2014 8:31 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — US home construction falls 1.6 percent in November as single-family construction declines. ...more

AP News - Dec 16, 2014 4:25 AM

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The photo emblazoned on the front of Chris Harris Jr.'s navy sweat shirt was a tribute to his favorite Denver Broncos cornerback — himself, of course.And the "No fly zone" caption underneath the image was fitting, too, si ...more