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Turkey warns ExxonMobil against drilling with Greek Cypriots

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's Foreign Ministry has cautioned an international energy company against cooperating with the government of Cyprus in its search for gas. Foreign Ministry spokesman Hami Aksoy said...
Nov. 18, 2018

Average US price of gas drops 12 cents per gallon to $2.72

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has dropped 12 cents a gallon over the past two weeks, to $2.72. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the...
Nov. 18, 2018

The Latest: Scott leads Nelson as Florida finishes recount

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Florida's election recount (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Florida's recount is over and Republican Gov. Rick Scott leads incumbent U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson...
Nov. 18, 2018

Official results show Florida Gov. Rick Scott leading Bill Nelson in race for US Senate by more than 10,000 votes

TALLAHASEE, Fla. (AP) — Official results show Florida Gov. Rick Scott leading Bill Nelson in race for US Senate by more than 10,000 votes.
Nov. 18, 2018

AP source: Colorado fires MacIntyre after 6 straight losses

A person familiar with the decision says Colorado has fired coach Mike MacIntyre after the team lost six straight games in his sixth season at the school. The person spoke...
Nov. 18, 2018

Person familiar with decision tells AP that Colorado has fired football coach Mike MacIntyre amid 6-game losing streak

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Person familiar with decision tells AP that Colorado has fired football coach Mike MacIntyre amid 6-game losing streak.
Nov. 18, 2018

Browns not discussed Condoleezza Rice as coaching candidate

CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns general manager John Dorsey says the team has not discussed former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice as a candidate for its coaching vacancy. Rice is an...
Nov. 18, 2018

Mali singer, albino activist raises awareness of violence

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Singer and albino activist Salif Keita has dedicated a benefit concert to a 5-year-old albino girl who was kidnapped, tortured and killed in Mali in May...
Nov. 18, 2018

Minister says 409 injured in gas tax protests around France

PARIS (AP) — Grassroots protests over hikes in taxes on diesel fuel and gasoline have continued in France, though on a far smaller scale than the ones that paralyzed traffic...
Nov. 18, 2018

The Latest: Kemp wins gov race with 50.22 percent of vote

ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on Georgia's elections (all times local): 12:40 p.m. Official certified results from the contentious race show Republican Brian Kemp narrowly avoided facing a runoff against...
Nov. 18, 2018

Finland's president rakes memory for source of Trump remark

HELSINKI (AP) — Finland's president isn't sure where U.S. President Donald Trump got the idea that raking is part of his country's routine for managing its substantial forests. Trump told...
Nov. 18, 2018

The Latest: Tally: More buildings destroyed in wildfire

CHICO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local): 9:20 a.m. Officials have again increased the number of homes and other structures burned by a huge Southern...
Nov. 18, 2018

Person familiar with decision tells AP that Kansas has hired ex-LSU coach Les Miles to lead Jayhawks football program

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Person familiar with decision tells AP that Kansas has hired ex-LSU coach Les Miles to lead Jayhawks football program.
Nov. 18, 2018

Sri Lankan leaders' crucial talks fail to solve crisis

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Opposition lawmakers say crucial all-party talks have failed to reach a breakthrough to resolve the political turmoil that has engulfed the island nation for several...
Nov. 18, 2018

The Latest: Counties hit deadline for reporting vote count

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Noon Florida counties have hit the deadline for submitting official results in this year's contentious midterm elections. Counties had until noon on Sunday to finish up...
Nov. 18, 2018

Time's up: Deadline reached in Florida's close election

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida counties have hit the deadline for submitting official results in this year's contentious midterm elections. Counties had until noon on Sunday to finish up recounts...
Nov. 18, 2018

Trump muses staffing changes, won't commit to keeping Kelly

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump isn't committing to a previous pledge to keep chief of staff John Kelly for the remainder of his term, part of widespread speculation about...
Nov. 18, 2018

The Latest: Governor says Trump 'got our back' in wildfires

CHICO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local): 8:20 a.m. California's governor is expressing optimism that President Donald Trump will support the state as it deals...
Nov. 18, 2018

Report: Iran arrests 4 workers protesting unpaid salaries

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's state-run IRNA news agency is reporting that the country's authorities have detained four workers protesting not having been paid their salaries for months in the...
Nov. 18, 2018

Why a salmonella outbreak shouldn't ruin your Thanksgiving

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials say there's no reason to skip Thanksgiving dinner because of a salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey. But they say it's a reminder to...
Nov. 18, 2018

The Latest: Senator: 'Smoking gun' against prince would help

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 10:55 a.m. A Republican member of the Senate intelligence committee says it looks like...
Nov. 18, 2018

Iraq's president meets Saudi king after visiting rival Iran

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's King Salman has received Iraq's President Barham Salih a day after the Iraqi official visited the kingdom's rival, Iran. Salih's back-to-back visits to...
Nov. 18, 2018

Official: Car bomb in Iraq's Tikrit kills 5

BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi security official says five people have been killed in a car bomb explosion in the city of Tikrit. The officer in the army said 16...
Nov. 18, 2018

Feminist activists interrupt Franco memorial event in Madrid

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police have intervened to keep trouble from erupting at a rally marking the anniversary of military dictator Francisco Franco's death after feminist protesters interrupted the event...
Nov. 18, 2018

Trump on Khashoggi death tape: 'No reason for me to hear it'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he would not listen to a recording of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi even as an upcoming report on the slaying...
Nov. 18, 2018

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