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Journalist in Ghana who exposed soccer corruption shot deadInvestigative journalist in Ghana who exposed deep-rooted soccer corruption shot dead
The Associated Press11 minutes ago
In this Monday, Jan. 14, 2019 photo, Kenny Lindsay, owner and auctioneer of Kenny Lindsay's American Eagle Auction and Appraisals Co., at left, and auction manager Bob Goetz help load a dresser to the car of high bidder Stacy Luoma of Redford after the close of the Gilbert/Busfield estate auction in Genoa Township, Mich. Giving guidance to the two is Lindsay's son Carson, who tells them when a step is coming. (Gillis Benedict/Livingston County Daily Press & Argus via AP)
Fans buy 'Little House on the Prairie' star's memorabiliaAn estate sale in Michigan sold more than 200 items belonging to "Little House on the Prairie" star Melissa Gilbert and her husband, Emmy-winning actor Timothy Busfield
The Associated Press12 minutes ago
Family members of victims of a bombing gather outside the entrance to the General Santander police academy where the bombing took place in Bogota, Colombia, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/John Wilson Vizcaino)
9 dead in car bombing at police academy in Colombia capitalAuthorities say at least nine people have been killed and dozens injured in a car bombing at a police academy in Colombia's capital
The Associated Press15 minutes ago
A "Welcome Home, Jayme!" sign is shown Jan. 16, 2019, in front of the Jennie-O Turkey Store in Barron, Wis., where her parents, James and Denise Closs, worked. Defense attorneys for the man accused of kidnapping Wisconsin teenager Jayme Closs and killing her parents acknowledged Wednesday that they're starting the case at a disadvantage after their client gave detectives a detailed confession and said they're not sure he can get a fair trial in the state. (AP Photo/Jeff Baenen)
Kidnap suspect apparently applied for job day Jayme escapedThe man suspected of kidnapping Wisconsin teen Jayme Closs and killing her parents apparently applied for a job online the day that Jayme escaped _ and lied about his work experience
The Associated Press15 minutes ago
Study of Leonardo's 1st landscape finds he had 2nd thoughtsThe first-ever scientific study of a drawing Leonardo da Vinci did in his youth shows he added details to an earlier sketch
The Associated Press16 minutes ago
Abdel-Kader Murtada, center, the head of the Houthi rebel delegation, and delegates of the internationally recognized government meet for a second day for talks on implementing a prisoner exchange agreed to in Sweden last month, in Amman, Jordan, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. The office of U.N. envoy Martin Griffiths has described the two-day meeting as a "technical one." The International Committee of the Red Cross is also attending. (AP Photo/Raad Adayleh)
UN says chief truce monitor in Yemen safe after shootingHead of UN mission charged with monitoring a cease-fire in Yemen's port of Hodeida, his team are safe after one vehicle is their convoy hit by small fire
The Associated Press17 minutes ago
FILE - In this Tuesday Aug. 14, 2018 file photo, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), speaks during a press conference at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, on WHO Ebola operations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has ordered an internal investigation into allegations the U.N. health agency is rife with racism, sexism and corruption, after a series of anonymous emails with the explosive charges were sent to top managers last year. (Salvatore Di Nolfi/keystone via AP, File)
The Latest: WHO confirms internal misconduct probe underwayThe World Health Organization has confirmed it is investigating allegations of misconduct following an Associated Press story that revealed its chief ordered an internal probe to examine explosive charges made in emails to the agency's top managers
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
Former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi, center, meets supporters during a visit to Monserrato, near Cagliari, Italy, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. The three-time Italian premier, who has made a career out of rebounding from legal woes, personal scandal, heart trouble and political setbacks, said he is running for the European Parliament in May elections. The 82-year-old Berlusconi announced his candidacy with his center-right Forza Italia party Thursday in Sardinia. He said he wanted to "bring my voice to a Europe that should change, a Europe that has lost profound thinking about the world." (Fabio Murru/ANSA via AP)
Berlusconi's back, runs for Euro parliament after ban liftedSilvio Berlusconi is back, again, running in European Parliament elections after a court ruled he could once again hold political office
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
FILE - In this Nov. 18, 1992 file photo, Mary Oliver appears at the National Book Awards in New York where she received the poetry award for her book "New and Selected Poems." Oliver, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet whose rapturous odes to nature and animal life brought her critical acclaim and popular affection, died Thursday at her home in Hobe Sound, Fla. The case of death was lymphoma. She was 83. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mary Oliver dies at 83Mary Oliver, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet whose rapturous odes to nature and animal life brought her critical acclaim and popular affection, has died at 83
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, awards Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic with Russia's Order of Alexander Nevsky after their talks in Belgrade, Serbia, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019. Putin arrives in Serbia on Thursday for his fourth visit to the Balkan country since 2001. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Vladimir Putin gets lavish welcome on visit to ally SerbiaRussian President Vladimir Putin has received a hero's welcome in Serbia as the Russian president attempts to maintain influence in the Balkans, which is increasingly looking Westward
The Associated Press26 minutes ago
This May 13, 2009 photo made available by NASA shows the Hubble Space Telescope from the space shuttle Atlantis, orbiting the Earth. On Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, the Space Telescope Science Institute says the instrument has resumed observations. It had stopped working on Jan. 8. (NASA via AP)
Hubble Telescope camera back in action after 1-week shutdownHubble Space Telescope's premier camera is back to work, after a 1-week shutdown
The Associated Press27 minutes ago
FILE - This Aug. 29, 2018 photo shows an arrangement of prescription Oxycodone pills in New York. In a report released on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, health officials are looking into a possible link between prescription opioids and a birth defect called gastroschisis. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
Researchers see possible link between opioids, birth defectHealth officials see possible link between prescription opioids and a horrific birth defect
The Associated Press19 minutes ago
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