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Archive By Section - Signal AP


Violence ahead of inauguration in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Security officials in Afghanistan say militants have carried out two attacks just ahead of the country's presidential inauguration.

September 28, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


GOP cautions that Senate control would have limits

WASHINGTON (AP) - How much difference will it make if Republicans win the Senate majority on Nov. 4, joining the GOP-run House against a Democratic White House?

September 28, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Holder: Mixed record on national security issues

WASHINGTON (AP) - Attorney General Eric Holder was just months into the job when he announced plans to prosecute the accused mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks and other alleged co-conspirators in a New York courtroom, rather than through the Guantanamo Bay military commission process.

September 28, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Israel's Netanyahu says will refute Gaza "lies"

JERUSALEM (AP) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu left Israel on Sunday en route to the United Nations in New York, saying he will refute "all of the lies directed at us" with regard to Israel's recently concluded war with Hamas in the Gaza Strip.

September 28, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


TV crew's bag causes brief bomb scare at LAX

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say passengers were ordered off a plane in Los Angeles and a bomb squad was called over a piece of luggage with wires sticking out that belonged to a crew from a reality television show.

September 28, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Gaza war deals blow to Israel's tourism industry

JERUSALEM (AP) - It was supposed to be a record-breaking year for tourist visits to Israel. But all that changed when the 50-day war between Israel and Hamas prompted jittery travelers to cancel trips en masse, leaving empty hotel rooms and barren tourist sites in their wake.

September 28, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Obama: 'Contradictory' Syria policy helps Assad

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama on Sunday gave voice to the conundrum at the heart of his Syria policy, acknowledging that the U.S.-led military campaign against the Islamic State group and al-Qaida's affiliate in Syria is helping Syrian dictator Bashar Assad, a man the United Nations has accused of war crimes.

September 28, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Washington's 'The Equalizer' debuts with $35M

NEW YORK (AP) - Flexing his star power, Denzel Washington led the thriller "The Equalizer" to a $35 million debut, according to studio estimates Sunday.

September 28, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Obama: US misjudged Iraqi army, militants' threat

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama acknowledged that U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated the threat from Islamic State militants and overestimated the ability and will of Iraq's army to fight.

September 28, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Obama says mistrust of police corroding America

WASHINGTON (AP) - The widespread mistrust of law enforcement that was exposed by the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in Missouri exists in too many other communities and is having a corrosive effect on the nation, particularly on its children, President Barack Obama says. He blames the feeling of wariness on persistent racial disparities in the administration of justice.

September 28, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Hong Kong police use tear gas on protesters

HONG KONG (AP) - Hong Kong police used tear gas Sunday and warned of further measures as they tried to clear thousands of pro-democracy protesters gathered at government headquarters in a challenge to Beijing over its decision to restrict democratic reforms for the semiautonomous city.

September 28, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Clooney, wife make newlywed appearance in Venice

VENICE, Italy (AP) - Wedding bands glinted under the Venetian sun on the hands of George Clooney and his new bride, Amal Alamuddin, as the heartthrob actor and the human rights lawyer emerged Sunday from the luxury hotel where they were married a day earlier.

September 28, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


At least 31 believed dead at Japanese volcano

TOKYO (AP) - Finally reaching the ash-covered summit of a still-erupting volcano in central Japan, rescue workers made a grim discovery Sunday: 31 apparently dead people, some reportedly buried in knee-deep ash.

September 28, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Angels allow Mariners to stay alive in Wild Card race

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - The Oakland Athletics are still waiting on their third straight trip to the playoffs.

September 27, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Governor signs bill for lawyers for immigrant kids

SACRAMENTO (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday signed into law a bill to fund lawyers for unaccompanied minors in immigration proceedings following a surge in the arrival of Central American children on the border.

September 27, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


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'Hobbit' on top at box office

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Audiences had their pick of genres during the Christmas weekend, but despite a host of fresh arrivals, splashy holiday fare like "Unbroken" and "Into the Woods" proved no match for "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Great white shark bites Central California surfer

LOS OSOS (AP) - A man in his 50s surfing on the Central California coast survived an attack Sunday by a juvenile great white shark, state officials said.

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Chris Rock and wife Malaak Compton-Rock headed for divorce

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Chris Rock filed for divorce from his wife Malaak Compton-Rock, a statement from his representative confirmed Sunday.

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


5 dead in apartment building fire near San Antonio

CASTLE HILLS, Texas (AP) - Five people died Sunday after a fire broke out at a senior-living apartment building in the San Antonio suburb of Castle Hills, authorities said.

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Authorities probe hoax bomb threat against flight

LONG BEACH (AP) - Federal authorities are investigating a hoax bomb threat made against a JetBlue flight that landed in Long Beach.

December 28, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


1 dead, hundreds stranded in Greek ferry disaster

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Italian and Greek military and coast guard rescue crews battled gale-force winds and massive waves Sunday as they struggled to rescue hundreds of people trapped on a burning ferry adrift between Italy and Albania. At least one person died and two were injured.

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


The AP's top 10 movies of the year

The top 10 films of 2014, according to AP Film Writer Jake Coyle:

December 28, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Sports car crash kills nephew of ex-Padres owner

SAN DIEGO (AP) - The nephew of the former owner of the San Diego Padres baseball team has died following a fiery sports car crash on Christmas Eve.

December 28, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


UPDATE: Missing airline is third airline shock for Malaysia

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - An astonishingly tragic year for air travel in Southeast Asia turned worse Sunday when an AirAsia plane carrying 162 people disappeared over stormy Indonesian waters, with no word on its fate despite several hours of searching by air and sea.

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Pakistani army says airstrikes, troops kill 39 militants

ISLAMABAD (AP) - Pakistani warplanes and ground forces killed 39 militants as part of an ongoing operation in a volatile tribal region near the Afghan border, the Pakistani military said.

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Japan's Abe unleashes stimulus plan to spur growth

TOKYO (AP) - Japan's Cabinet approved 3.5 trillion yen ($29 billion) in fresh stimulus Saturday for the ailing economy, pledging to get growth back on track and restore the country's precarious public finances.

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


AP-Times Square poll: Most feeling good about 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans are closing out 2014 on an optimistic note, according to a new Associated Press-Times Square Alliance poll. Nearly half predict that 2015 will be a better year for them than 2014 was, while only 1 in 10 think it will be worse. There's room for improvement: Americans give the year gone by a resounding 'meh.'

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Deputies give mother and son Christmas shelter

YUCAIPA (AP) - Joy Anderson thought she and her adult son would spend Christmas like they do each year, eating and sleeping in the compact car they call home and maybe listening to Christmas carols on the radio.

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Coyote hunting contest stirs opposition in Nevada

RENO, Nev. (AP) - A coyote hunting contest in Nevada on Saturday drew howls of protest from animal welfare advocates.

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Agonizing, lonely search for missing kids in China

BEIJING (AP) - In the grainy video, Zhang Xiuhong can see her daughter ride her bike down a country road on her way to school one spring afternoon six years ago.

December 28, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


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