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AP News - Dec 18, 2014 7:23 PM

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jared Cook wants to be more than hands up, he wants to be hands on this holiday season.The St. Louis Rams tight end and four other players who recently did the "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" gesture are following through on plans to ai ...more

AP News - Dec 18, 2014 1:20 PM

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Abu Dhabi's national carrier, Etihad, showcased on Thursday the arrival of its first Airbus A380, outfitted with "the only three-room suite in the sky."The A380 is the first of a fleet of 10 on order from E ...more

AP News - Dec 18, 2014 10:53 AM

READING, Pa. (AP) — Reading's official Christmas tree has brought the city plenty of grief. Good grief.When the 50-foot Norway spruce went up last month, it drew immediate comparisons to the scraggly sapling in "A Charlie Brown Christmas." Its g ...more

AP News - Dec 18, 2014 1:05 AM

READING, Pa. (AP) — Reading's official Christmas tree has brought the city plenty of grief. Good grief.When the 50-foot Norway spruce went up last month, it drew immediate comparisons to the scraggly sapling in "A Charlie Brown Christmas." Its g ...more

AP News - Dec 17, 2014 6:55 PM

BEIJING (AP) — China has green-lighted a third airport for the capital Beijing in a bid to reduce congestion and chronic delays, state media reported Wednesday.The massive new airport will be located 46 kilometers (29 miles) south of the city ce ...more

AP News - Dec 17, 2014 6:53 PM

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A wounded dolphin rescued by Los Angeles County lifeguards and taken to SeaWorld in San Diego has died.SeaWorld said in a statement that the dolphin estimated to be 1 year old was treated around-the-clock with an antibiotic and ...more

AP News - Dec 17, 2014 6:47 PM

TORONTO (AP) — A Toronto man who made headlines last month by offering a free round-the-world air ticket to a woman with the same name as his ex-girlfriend has found Ms. Right.Jordan Axani, 28, and his then girlfriend, named Elizabeth Gallagher, ...more

AP News - Dec 17, 2014 6:43 PM

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park fans can get a heads up on when Old Faithful and five other geysers are set to erupt thanks to a new app available for smartphones and tablets.Yellowstone has the largest concentra ...more

AP News - Dec 17, 2014 7:51 AM

BERLIN (AP) — The tense expression on Ilse Grassmann's face belies the festive occasion. It's Christmas 1944 and she is sitting at home with her three youngest children, the table bare of food or gifts. Her husband is due to be called up soon to join N ...more

AP News - Dec 16, 2014 6:50 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The smell of latkes — fresh potato pancakes — wafted over the National Mall on Tuesday as Vice President Joe Biden marked the first night of Hanukkah.On the Ellipse outside the White House, Biden passed a torch to a rabbi who w ...more