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Kane leads Blackhawks to 4-0 win over Leafs

By The Associated Press
Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago's Patrick Kane had a power-play goal and two assists to lead the Blackhawks to a 4-0 win over Toronto on Sunday,...full story
updated 2014-12-22 04:01 PM
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Kane leads Blackhawks to 4-0 win over Leafs
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago's Patrick Kane had a power-play goal and two assists to lead the Blackhawks to a 4-0 win over Toronto on Sunday,....Fullstory

2014-12-22 04:01 PM

Belarus enjoys bonanza amid Russia-West tensions
By YURAS KARMANAU
Associated Press

MINSK, Belarus (AP) -- As relations between Russia and the West have deteriorated, there's one country that's reaping rewards -- Belarus, whose authoritarian leader was....Fullstory

2014-12-22 04:01 PM

Your Top Plays for Today
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide ___ COWBOYS, STEELERS, SEAHAWKS SEAL PLAYOFF SPOTS Dallas, Pittsburgh and Seattle seal playoff spots on penultimate weekend of NFL regular....Fullstory

2014-12-22 03:22 PM

Killer of 2 NYC officers had long criminal history
By TOM HAYS
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- The gunman who fatally ambushed two police officers in their squad car had a long criminal record, a hatred for police....Fullstory

2014-12-22 03:01 PM

NHL Capsules
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) -- Rob Zepp made 25 saves in his NHL debut and Jakub Voracek scored 10 seconds into overtime, sending the Philadelphia Flyers....Fullstory

2014-12-22 02:22 PM

North Korea skipping UN Security Council meeting
By CARA ANNA
Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- An angry North Korea, now on the defensive over a U.S. accusation of hacking, is refusing to take part in a....Fullstory

2014-12-22 02:02 PM

NKorean cinema: Kidnappings and evil Americans
By KIM TONG-HYUNG
Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea hates the Hollywood film that revolves around the assassination of its beloved leader, but the country has had....Fullstory

2014-12-22 12:43 PM

'nano tech 2015' : One of the World's Largest Integrated Nanotechnology Exhibitions Upcoming

Associated Press

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 21, 2014--The nano tech Executive Committee (Chairman: Tomoji Kawai, Professor, Osaka University ) will hold "nano tech 2015 - The 14th International Nanotechnology....Fullstory

2014-12-22 09:02 AM

McCoist quits as manager of Scottish side Rangers

Associated Press

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- Fallen Scottish power Rangers says Ally McCoist has quit as manager, less than a week after announcing that he would be....Fullstory

2014-12-22 06:01 AM

Christie to Obama: Demand Cuba return cop killer

Associated Press

TRENTON, New Jersey (AP) -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he disagrees with President Obama's decision to normalize relations with Cuba and wants the....Fullstory

2014-12-22 06:01 AM

India lawmakers demand Modi speak on conversion to Hinduism

Associated Press

NEW DELHI (AP) -- Opposition lawmakers have thrown India's Parliament into an uproar by charging that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has done little to stop....Fullstory

2014-12-22 04:01 PM

China sends 700 peacekeepers to South Sudan

Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) -- Chinese state media have reported that China will send 700 troops to South Sudan as part of the country's first infantry battalion....Fullstory

2014-12-22 03:22 PM

Obama takes foreign policy risk, but on his own terms
By JULIE PACE
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama has been criticized as cautious on foreign policy, but the secret negotiations on Cuba suggest a willingness for bold....Fullstory

2014-12-22 03:01 PM

Iraq TV show makes 'terrorists' confront victims
By VIVIAN SALAMA
Associated Press

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Haider Ali Motar was convicted of terrorism charges about a month ago for helping to carry out a string of Baghdad car....Fullstory

2014-12-22 02:43 PM

James guides Cavaliers over Grizzlies
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Cleveland's LeBron James had 25 points and 11 assists and put in a strong second-half performance to guide the Cavaliers to a....Fullstory

2014-12-22 02:02 PM

Cloud 9: Gourmet Site Targeting Tourists Visiting Japan "Japanful" Launched

Associated Press

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 21, 2014--On December 19th 2014, Cloud 9 Ltd., (Headquarters: Machida City, Tokyo Prefecture; Managing Director: Kentaro Fujimoto) has launched its Gourmet Site named....Fullstory

2014-12-22 01:01 PM

Killings of 2 New York officers trigger backlash Killings of 2 New York officers trigger backlash

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Civil rights leaders Sunday condemned the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressed fear that the backlash over....Fullstory

2014-12-22 10:05 AM

Steelers, Packers win, move into playoffs
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers both qualified for the NFL playoffs with wins Sunday. Next week, they will play for division titles at....Fullstory

2014-12-22 09:02 AM

Oneida Indians plan new 'Oz'-themed NY casino

Associated Press

CHITTENANGO, New York (AP) -- The Oneida Indian Nation plans to open a $20 million casino with a "Wizard of Oz" theme in the village....Fullstory

2014-12-22 06:01 AM

Ronaldo unveils statue of himself in Portugal

Associated Press

LISBON, Portugal (AP) -- Cristiano Ronaldo has unveiled a statue of himself on his home island of Madeira in Portugal. Ronaldo calls the larger-than-life bronze statue....Fullstory

2014-12-22 06:01 AM

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