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Sudan government asks UN Darfur mission to leave


Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) -- The spokesman for the joint U.N.-African Union peacekeeping force in Darfur says the Sudanese government has asked his mission to prepare plans...full story
updated 2014-11-23 11:42 PM
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FILE - This March 25, 2014 file photo shows House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers, R-Mich., leaving a press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. The chairs of both the House and Senate intelligence committees prodded President Barack Obama on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, to take decisive action against the growing threats from Islamic State militants on U.S. soil. "His foreign policy is in absolute free-fall," Rogers said of President Barack Obama. In a separate interview Sunday California Democrat Sen. Dianne Feinstein who heads the Senate intelligence panel said Obama efforts to combat Islamic state group are perhaps "too cautious." "This is a group of people who are extraordinarily dangerous," she said. "And they'll kill with abandon."  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) FILE - In this Nov. 25, 2013, file photo, Olin Feuerbacher, aquaculturist at the Ash Meadows Fish Conservation Facility, maintains the aquaria that contain some of the newly hatched Devil's Hole pupfish 90 miles west of Las Vegas. For 10,000 years, a tiny iridescent blue fish has lived in the depths of the cavern in Nevada's desert, but a new study says climate change and warming waters, and its lack of mobility, are threatening the pupfish and decreasing its numbers. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Review-Journal, David Becker, File) In this Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 photo, Pedro Rosa, of Havana, discusses a new trade policy, as he stands outside a Miami discount clothing store. Rosa planned to return to Cuba before new Cuban rules go into effect sharply limiting the amount of goods people can bring in on flights from abroad, an attempt to shut down the This undated photo provided by Utah State University on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014 shows USU alum Melissa Jackson Chapot, collecting rock samples for optically stimulated luminescence dating, in southern Utah FILE - This April 6, 2006 file photo shows The Devil's Hole, the endangered Devil's Hole Pupfish's only natural habitat, at Death Valley National Park in Nev. For 10,000 years, a tiny iridescent blue fish has lived in the depths of the cavern in Nevada's desert, but a new study says climate change and warming waters, and its lack of mobility, are threatening the pupfish and decreasing its numbers. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong,File) This undated photo provided by Utah State University shows USU geologist Joel Pederson gazing at the human-like figures painted on a rock face of the Great Gallery of Canyonlands National Park This undated photo provided by Utah State University shows the Holy Ghost group of the Great Gallery, a striking Barrier Canyon-style rock painting in Horseshoe Canyon of southern Utah Police and firefighters work on the scene where three people were killed and two others injured after an airplane crashed in a field northwest of the main runway at Erie Municipal Airport while coming in for a landing in Erie, Colo., Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/The Daily Camera, Cliff Grassmick) FILE - In this July 23, 2014, file photo, people stand on a high deck at Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J. Revel is shutting down a little over two years after opening with high hopes of revitalizing Atlantic City This undated handout image obtained by The Associated Press shows an Air Force chart showing the organization, by function and lines of authority, of the
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Sudan government asks UN Darfur mission to leave

Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) -- The spokesman for the joint U.N.-African Union peacekeeping force in Darfur says the Sudanese government has asked his mission to prepare plans....Fullstory

2014-11-23 11:42 PM

Koudelka wins World Cup season opener in ski jump

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KLINGENTHAL, Germany (AP) -- Roman Koudelka overcame blustery conditions to claim his first World Cup win at the season-opening individual ski jumping event on Sunday. Koudelka,....Fullstory

2014-11-23 11:42 PM

Bahrain opposition blasts electoral turnout figure

Associated Press

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) -- Bahrain's leading Shiite opposition group has criticized the government's claim that more than half of registered voters participated in the first....Fullstory

2014-11-23 11:01 PM

Roger Federer clinches 1st Davis Cup title for Switzerland by beating France's Richard Gasquet

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LILLE, France (AP) -- Roger Federer clinches 1st Davis Cup title for Switzerland by beating France's Richard Gasquet. ....Fullstory

2014-11-23 10:22 PM

Putin says he will not be president for life

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MOSCOW (AP) -- Vladimir Putin says he will not remain Russia's president for life, but will step down in line with the Russian constitution. Putin did....Fullstory

2014-11-23 08:22 PM

Japanese Results

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BC-SOC--Japanese Results Japanese Football Results TOKYO (AP) -- Results from Japanese football: Japan J2-League ....Fullstory

2014-11-23 07:22 PM

5th ODI: Australia-South Africa scoreboard

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SYDNEY (AP) -- Scoreboard Sunday in the fifth and final limited-overs international between Australia and South Africa at the Sydney Cricket Ground: ....Fullstory

2014-11-23 04:01 PM

National Hockey League Standings
By The Associated Press
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EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Montreal 22 16 5 1 33 61 52 Tampa Bay 22 14 6 2 30 77 60 Boston 22 13 9 0 26 57 54 Detroit 20 10 5 5 25 55 49 Toronto 21 11 8 2 24 67 63 Ottawa 19 9 6 4 22 52 50 Florida 18 7 5 6 20 40 47 Buffalo 21 6 13 2 14 36 70 Metropolitan Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Pittsburgh 19 13 4 2 28 69 44 N.Y. Islanders 20 14 6 0 28 68 57 Washington 20 9 8 3 21 56 54 New Jersey 21 9 9 3 21 53 61 N.Y. Rangers 19 8 7 4 20 52 58 Philadelphia 19 8 9 2 18 57 60 Carolina 20 6 11 3 15 48 62 Columbus 20 6 12 2 14 49 72 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Nashville 20 13 5 2 28 57 42 St. Louis 20 13 6 1 27 53 41 Chicago 20 12 7 1 25 62 40 Winnipeg 21 10 8 3 23 43 47 Minnesota 19 11 8 0 22 54 43 Dallas 21 8 9 4 20 61 72 Colorado 21 7 9 5 19 53 67 Pacific Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Anaheim 21 12 4 5 29 58 53 Calgary 22 13 7 2 28 71 61 Vancouver 20 13 6 1 27 61 60 Los Angeles 21 11 6 4 26 57 49 San Jose 23 10 9 4 24 62 64 Arizona 21 9 10 2 20 53 65 Edmonton 21 6 13 2 14 49 74 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point....Fullstory

2014-11-23 02:42 PM

Injured Maqsood ruled of ODI series against NZ

Associated Press

ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Pakistan middle-order batsman Sohaib Maqsood has been ruled out of next month's one-day series against New Zealand in the United Arab Emirates....Fullstory

2014-11-23 01:22 PM

Brazilian Results

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BC-SOC--Brazilian Results Brazilian Football Results BRASILIA, BRAZIL (AP) -- Results from Brazilian football: Brazil Serie A ....Fullstory

2014-11-23 09:22 AM

English Standings

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BC-SOC--English Standings ....Fullstory

2014-11-23 11:42 PM

Hamilton wins F1 title at Abu Dhabi; Rosberg 2nd Hamilton wins F1 title at Abu Dhabi; Rosberg 2nd
By JEROME PUGMIRE
Associated Press

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- British driver Lewis Hamilton clinched his second Formula One title in style with victory at the season-ending Abu....Fullstory

2014-11-23 11:01 PM

German Standings

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BC-SOC--German Standings ....Fullstory

2014-11-23 10:42 PM

Health care M&A leads global deal surge
By LINDA A. JOHNSON and STEVE ROTHWELL
Associated Press

In a big year for deal making, the health care industry is a standout. Large drugmakers are buying and selling businesses to control costs and deploy....Fullstory

2014-11-23 10:22 PM

Australia defeats South Africa in final ODI

Associated Press

SYDNEY (AP) -- Australia defeated South Africa by two wickets in the final one-day international Sunday at the Sydney Cricket Ground, taking the five-match series....Fullstory

2014-11-23 08:22 PM

Bangladesh 251-7 vs Zimbabwe in 2nd ODI

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CHITTAGONG, Bangladesh (AP) -- Openers Anamul Haque and Tamim Iqbal both struck half-centuries to steer Bangladesh to a challenging 251-7 in the second one-day International....Fullstory

2014-11-23 06:42 PM

Islanders sweep home-and-home from Penguins

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UNIONDALE, New York (AP) -- Anders Lee scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period and Jaroslav Halak made 27 saves as the New....Fullstory

2014-11-23 03:22 PM

2009 massacre haunts Philippines as trial slows 2009 massacre haunts Philippines as trial slows
By JIM GOMEZ
Associated Press

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- Five years after gunmen flagged down a convoy of cars and massacred all 58 occupants, including scores of journalists, in a....Fullstory

2014-11-23 02:01 PM

Sunday, November 30
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Today is Sunday, November 30, the 334th day of 2014. There are 31 days left in the year. Highlights in history on this date: 1652 - Dutch....Fullstory

2014-11-23 09:22 AM

LSU over Weber State 72-58

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ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) -- Jordan Mickey scored a career-high 27 points and had 14 rebounds to lead Louisiana State to a 72-58....Fullstory

2014-11-23 09:01 AM

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