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  • Amusement parks challenged by home entertainment

    Updated: 20 min ago

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Your local fun zone, amusement center and theme park is facing an existential challenge these days. They need to lure you, the American guest, off your sofa with your high resolution, interactive video games and into their world of fun — real life fun. A decade...

  • Ex-convict charged in Indianapolis teen's death

    Updated: 20 min ago

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An ex-convict has been charged in the killing of a 15-year-old girl whose badly burned body was found in an Indianapolis backyard. Authorities charged William Gholston with murder on Thursday in Dominique Allen's death. Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry said...

  • 3 face hearing in slaying of French street artist

    Updated: 20 min ago

    DETROIT (AP) — Three young people charged in the robbery and killing of a French street artist whose body was found in the ruins of an abandoned Detroit public housing project are due in court. Seventeen-year-old Dionte Travis, 18-year-old Jasin Curtis and 20-year-old Drequone Rich...

  • Police identify 3 kids shot in New Jersey home

    Updated: 20 min ago

    TABERNACLE, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey State Police have identified the three children shot in a southern New Jersey home along with their mother. Capt. Stephen Jones says 8-year-old Nadia Harriman and her 14-year-old brother, Nicholas, were killed. Their 11-year-old brother, Alexander,...

  • German art collector's cousin claims inheritance

    Updated: 34 min ago

    BERLIN (AP) — A cousin of the late German collector Cornelius Gurlitt is laying claim to his priceless art trove, raising the possibility of a legal battle as a Swiss museum that Gurlitt named as his heir prepares to announce whether it will accept the collection. Gurlitt's cousin,...

  • Cuomo suspends NY drug rules for the snowbound

    Updated: 35 min ago

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has issued an emergency order intended to help snowbound residents of western New York keep getting prescription medications. The order signed Thursday and effective through Dec. 1 temporarily suspends some medical regulations. The order: —...

  • 1 dead, 2 injured in Aurora bar shooting

    Updated: 35 min ago

    AURORA, Colo. (AP) — One man has died and two are injured after a shooting at an Aurora bar. Police say the shooting occurred shortly after midnight Friday at the El Bronco Bar. One victim was pronounced dead at a hospital. Police say another was in serious condition and the third...

  • ABC to celebrate Disney on Broadway in TV special

    Updated: 36 min ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Disney will celebrate 20 years of making Broadway magic with a prime-time, hour-long special next month on ABC that highlights many of its musicals, including "Beauty and the Beast," ''The Lion King," ''Aida," ''Tarzan," ''The Little Mermaid," ''Mary Poppins,"...

  • Giraffes on a plane? Most Wanted list released

    Updated: 48 min ago

    NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Have you seen a man who loaded live giraffes into a Tanzanian military plane for delivery to Qatar? If so Interpol would like to speak with you. The international police agency Interpol recently began a Most Wanted campaign of suspects who have carried out such...

  • Yemen minister gives award to persecuted Jews

    Updated: 48 min ago

    SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's culture minister, who was recently honored for her work combatting extremism and discrimination against women, says she is giving her award to Yemen's dwindling Jewish population. Arwa Othman won Human Rights Watch's Alison Des Forges Award in September. At...

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