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Iran exports first oil shipment to Europe since nuclear deal


Associated Press

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Iran's official news agency says the country has exported its crude shipment to Europe for the first time since it reached...full story
updated 2016-02-14 10:01 PM
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Michael McGill, 19, wears a sweatshirt declaring "Long Live Freddie" in memory of Freddie Gray, Friday, April 24, 2015, near the intersection where Gray was arrested in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Two men are on the ground after being struck after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Fredricka Gray, center, the twin sister of Freddie Gray, speaks during a media availability at City Hall, after violence occurred after a march for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Marchers block the Pratt Street after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) People take items from a business cooler after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Protestors gather outside of Oriole Park at Camden Yards before a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles after a rally for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Police carry a detained man to a waiting police van after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) A protestor stands on a mailbox outside of Oriole Park at Camden Yards before a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles after a rally for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) A protestor, right, pulls a bag away from a group of women after a rally for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
    Updated: 2016/02/15 00:40 GMT+08:00
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Iran exports first oil shipment to Europe since nuclear deal

Associated Press

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Iran's official news agency says the country has exported its crude shipment to Europe for the first time since it reached....Fullstory

2016-02-14 10:01 PM

Putin, Obama discuss Syria, Ukraine

Associated Press

MOSCOW (AP) -- The Kremlin says Vladimir Putin and President Barack Obama have held a telephone conversation about the Syrian war and the unresolved conflict....Fullstory

2016-02-14 07:22 PM

Opposition activists say Turkey shelling Kurds in Syria

Associated Press

BEIRUT (AP) -- Opposition activists say Turkey has shelled positions held by the main Kurdish militia in northern Syria for a second day Sunday. The Syrian....Fullstory

2016-02-14 06:01 PM

The Latest: And then there were 6; GOP 2016 field narrows

Associated Press

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) -- The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night....Fullstory

2016-02-14 03:22 AM

4 UK rowers rescued from Atlantic after boat capsizes

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Four British women trying to cross the Atlantic in a rowing boat have been rescued after they were stranded in the mid-Atlantic....Fullstory

2016-02-14 10:01 PM

Indonesian officials, clerics ban Valentine's Day observance

Associated Press

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Indonesian officials and Muslim clerics have banned young Muslims from celebrating Valentine's Day, arguing that the observance runs against Islamic teachings. In....Fullstory

2016-02-14 07:22 PM

Australia beats SAfrica to advance to World Baseball Classic

Associated Press

SYDNEY (AP) -- Australia scored six runs in the eighth inning -- helped by a two-run throwing error on a bunt and a bases-loaded walk....Fullstory

2016-02-14 04:22 PM

Unfazed by quake, Lydia Ko wins New Zealand Women's Open

Associated Press

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) -- Unfazed by an earthquake just before she teed off, top-ranked Lydia Ko won the New Zealand Women's Open for the....Fullstory

2016-02-14 01:22 PM

Suspect arrested in deadly stabbing of woman, 3 kids
By COLLEEN LONG
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Police on Saturday arrested a fugitive suspected of stabbing his girlfriend and all three of her small children with a kitchen....Fullstory

2016-02-14 01:22 PM

Noise harder on children than adults, hinders how they learn
By LAURAN NEERGAARD
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- From the cacophony of day care to the buzz of TV and electronic toys, noise is more distracting to a child's brain....Fullstory

2016-02-14 09:02 AM

Egypt policeman's conviction overturned in protester's death

Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) -- Egypt's highest appeals court has overturned the conviction of a police officer sentenced to 15 years for the killing of a female....Fullstory

2016-02-14 08:22 PM

Republic of Congo: Ex-army chief to run for president

Associated Press

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo (AP) -- The former chief of staff of Republic of Congo's army has announced he will be running as a candidate....Fullstory

2016-02-14 06:22 PM

Debate: Republican contenders say no court nominee for Obama
By JULIE PACE and WILL WEISSERT
Associated Press

GREENVILLE, South Carolina (AP) -- Republican White House hopefuls called for President Barack Obama to step aside and allow his successor to nominate the next....Fullstory

2016-02-14 01:22 PM

BC-SKI--WCup-Men's Slalom Results

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BC-SKI--WCup-Men's Slalom Results Men's World Cup Slalom Results YUZAWA, Japan (AP) -- Results Sunday from the Men's Slalom at Yuzawa Naeba 1. Felix Neureuther, Germany, 1 minute, 50.93....Fullstory

2016-02-14 11:01 PM

England restricted to 236 by SAfrica in series-deciding ODI
By GERALD IMRAY
Associated Press

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) -- England managed just 236 all out in the series-deciding one-day international as South Africa profited after putting the tourists....Fullstory

2016-02-14 08:22 PM

LaVine exits All-Star stage for Kobe and the NBA's best
By BRIAN MAHONEY
Associated Press

TORONTO (AP) -- Zach LaVine called it the best dunk contest ever, a showdown with Aaron Gordon that rivaled what Michael Jordan and Dominique Wilkins....Fullstory

2016-02-14 04:22 PM

BC-HKN--NHL Standings

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BC-HKN--NHL Standings,0374 National Hockey League ....Fullstory

2016-02-14 03:01 PM

Mexican Results

Associated Press

BC-SOC--Mexican Results Mexican Football Results MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Results from Mexican football: Liga MX ....Fullstory

2016-02-14 01:22 PM

Puerto Rico arrests leader of gang in killing of prosecutor

Associated Press

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Authorities in Puerto Rico say the alleged head of an auto theft gang has been arrested in connection with....Fullstory

2016-02-14 09:02 AM

Kenyan anti-doping agency investigating bribery allegations

Associated Press

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Kenya's anti-doping agency says it has begun an investigation into a report in which two athletes banned for failing drug tests....Fullstory

2016-02-14 09:02 AM

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