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Tennis Hall of Fame says 'Dodo' Cheney dead at 98


Associated Press

NEWPORT, Rhode Island (AP) -- The International Tennis Hall of Fame says Dorothy "Dodo" Cheney, the first American woman to win the tournament now known...full story
updated 2014-11-26 09:01 AM
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Police officers confront protesters after the announcement of the grand jury decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. (AP Photo/David Goldman) Members of the media arrive at the scene of a fire after the announcement of the grand jury decision Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting sparked sometimes violent protests. (AP Photo/David Goldman) A protester walks out of a store with goods after the announcement of the grand jury decision Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting sparked sometimes violent protests. (AP Photo/David Goldman) Protesters lay down on a street, Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, in Los Angeles, Calf., Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, after the announcement of the grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old. (AP Photo/Nick Ut) James Cartmill holds an American flag while protesting in Oakland, Calif., on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, after the announcement that a grand jury decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old. Several thousand protesters marched through Oakland with some shutting down freeways, looting, burning garbage and smashing windows. (AP Photo/Noah Berger) Protesters lay down on a street in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, Calf., Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, after the announcement of the grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old. (AP Photo/Nick Ut) FILE - In this undated photo provided by the Brown family is Michael Brown, the black 18-year-old who was fatally shot by a white police officer in August A group of protesters vandalize a police vehicle after the announcement of the grand jury decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. (AP Photo/David Goldman) President Barack Obama leaves the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, after the Ferguson grand jury decided not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) Monet Felton, left, and Jo Schaffer gather outside the Chicago Police headquarters for a protest before the announcement of the grand jury decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
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Tennis Hall of Fame says 'Dodo' Cheney dead at 98

Associated Press

NEWPORT, Rhode Island (AP) -- The International Tennis Hall of Fame says Dorothy "Dodo" Cheney, the first American woman to win the tournament now known....Fullstory

2014-11-26 09:01 AM

Spain urges Cuba to up pace of economic reforms

Associated Press

HAVANA (AP) -- Spain's foreign minister urged Cuba on Tuesday to accelerate economic reforms designed to expand private enterprise and attract foreign investment to the....Fullstory

2014-11-26 09:01 AM

UN: 12.2 million Syrians need humanitarian help

Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. humanitarian chief says 12.2 million Syrians need assistance because of increasing violence and deteriorating conditions in the country, up....Fullstory

2014-11-26 06:22 AM

Brazilian hospital says Pele has urinary infection

Associated Press

SAO PAULO (AP) -- Doctors say Brazilian soccer great Pele has a urinary infection. The Albert Einstein hospital in Sao Paulo says the infection was diagnosed....Fullstory

2014-11-26 03:42 AM

Two teens shot dead, two different Obama reactions Two teens shot dead, two different Obama reactions
By NEDRA PICKLER
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Two unarmed black teenagers shot dead. Two very different reactions from President Barack Obama. In contrast to the deeply personal response that Obama....Fullstory

2014-11-26 03:01 AM

Quotes from AP Global Football 10 voters

Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Quotes from voters in this week's Associated Press Global Football 10: ___ Tom Timmermann, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, United States "When Lionel Messi sets a record,....Fullstory

2014-11-26 03:01 AM

England, Sri Lanka concerned for Hughes

Associated Press

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) -- The England and Sri Lanka cricket teams expressed their support for Australia batsman Phil Hughes, who was in a critical....Fullstory

2014-11-26 03:01 AM

AC/DC drummer clowns around at New Zealand court

Associated Press

TAURANGA, New Zealand (AP) -- AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd showed up late for a New Zealand court appearance and clowned around by jumping on the....Fullstory

2014-11-26 09:42 AM

New Tina Fey-created sitcom headed to Netflix

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Netflix has picked up two seasons of a new sitcom from Tina Fey. Titled "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," it focuses on a woman....Fullstory

2014-11-26 03:01 AM

2 men charged with trying to support Islamic State
By AMY FORLITI
Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Two Minnesota men have been charged with conspiracy to provide material support to the Islamic State group. U.S. Attorney Andy Luger says 18-year-old....Fullstory

2014-11-26 10:22 AM

Moore leads North Florida over Liberty 77-57

Associated Press

CANCUN, Mexico (AP) -- Dallas Moore hit 4 of 7 3-pointers and scored 20 points to lead North Florida to a 77-57 win over Liberty....Fullstory

2014-11-26 09:01 AM

Anger at Ferguson case based on emotion, evidence
By JESSE WASHINGTON
Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Anger and despair swept through many parts of America after a Missouri grand jury decided not to indict white police officer Darren....Fullstory

2014-11-26 09:01 AM

Protesters swarm courthouse steps in St. Louis Protesters swarm courthouse steps in St. Louis

Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Protesters angry about the grand jury decision to not indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson have overturned barricades and swarmed the....Fullstory

2014-11-26 06:01 AM

Sony settles with gov't over gaming console ads
By JENNIFER C. KERR
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sony is settling government charges that it misled consumers about its PlayStation Vita hand-held gaming console. The Federal Trade Commission announced the settlement....Fullstory

2014-11-26 03:22 AM

A look at US military action across the Mideast
By VIVIAN SALAMA
Associated Press

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Here's a look at U.S. military action across the Middle East: IRAQ: U.S. President Barack Obama this month authorized the deployment of up to....Fullstory

2014-11-26 03:01 AM

Hernandez injured, Afolabi fight called off

Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- Yoan Pablo Hernandez has been forced to call off his mandatory IBF cruiserweight title defense against Ola Afolabi because of an elbow....Fullstory

2014-11-26 03:01 AM

US bank earnings up 7.3 percent in 3Q

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- U.S. bank earnings rose 7.3 percent in the July-September quarter from a year earlier, as banks reduced their expenses and continued....Fullstory

2014-11-26 03:01 AM

ABC's Stephanopoulos interviews Darren Wilson

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- ABC News' George Stephanopoulos has landed the much-sought first television interview with Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, speaking to him for....Fullstory

2014-11-26 06:01 AM



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2014-11-26 10:42 AM

Report cites weather in deadly Bahamas air crash

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NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) -- A preliminary accident report is citing weather as a major factor in the small plane crash in the Bahamas that killed....Fullstory

2014-11-26 09:01 AM

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