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  • Revel casino auction to continue on Tuesday

    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A bankruptcy court auction for Revel, the failed luxury casino-hotel on the Atlantic City Boardwalk, is scheduled to resume. An auction that began last Wednesday was suspended due to the approach of the Rosh Hashanah holiday. It will continue on Tuesday....

  • Charles sends Chiefs to 41-14 rout of Patriots

    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It made sense that Andy Reid spoke in baseball metaphors after Kansas City whipped the New England Patriots on Monday night, with the Royals poised to end a long playoff drought just across the parking lot from Arrowhead Stadium. He may have stretched things a...

  • Developer asks for more time for LA football plan

    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A developer that proposed building an NFL stadium in downtown Los Angeles asked the mayor and other city officials Monday for more time to lure a professional football team. Anschutz Entertainment Group's two-year agreement for the right to replace the city's...

  • China celebrates new holiday of Martyr's Day

    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    BEIJING (AP) — President Xi Jinping and other Chinese leaders solemnly presented flower baskets Tuesday at the People's Heroes Monument in central Beijing to mark Martyr's Day, one of three new holidays created this year in a renewed focus on World War II. Scores of ordinary people...

  • Asian stocks mostly lower after US declines

    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    BANGKOK (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly lower Tuesday after Wall Street's losses overnight and pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, a major financial center, added to worries about political risk. KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index tumbled 1.2 percent to 22,945.80 points after...

  • Raiders fire coach Dennis Allen

    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders fired coach Dennis Allen on Monday night four games into his third season. The decision was announced soon after the Raiders (0-4) returned from London, where they lost their 10th straight game dating to last season, 34-14 to the Miami...

  • Convicted priest says El Salvador backed gang work

    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    MADRID (AP) — Those who love Antonio Rodriguez know him affectionately as "Father Tony," the Roman Catholic priest who spent 15 years working in El Salvador's roughest neighborhoods to get vulnerable young men out of a gang lifestyle that often ends in death. Others say he got too...

  • Romney rallies for Beauprez in Colorado

    Updated: 8 min ago

    LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney called Colorado Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper indecisive during a rally for GOP candidates Monday, citing the governor's decision not to execute a convicted killer. "There's one governor that stands out...

  • Pro leagues file to stop New Jersey sports betting

    Updated: 9 min ago

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Four major professional sports leagues and the NCAA filed a court challenge to the state's latest attempt to offer legal sports gambling on Monday, calling the effort "astounding," ''specious" and a "blatant violation" of an earlier court order. The filing came...

  • Zinke, Lewis differ on troops, role of government

    Updated: 23 min ago

    BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Democrat John Lewis and Republican Ryan Zinke offered contrasting views on the role of the federal government and the need for ground troops to battle Islamic militants during a Monday night U.S. House debate. The two candidates faced off at Montana State...

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