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  • Turkish hostages freed, but questions linger

    Updated: Sat, Sep 20, 2014

    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish authorities say they have freed 49 hostages from one of the world's most ruthless militant groups without firing a shot, paying a ransom or offering a quid pro quo. But as the well-dressed men and women captured by the Islamic State group more than three...

  • Pope names Cupich as next Chicago archbishop

    Updated: Sat, Sep 20, 2014

    The bishop chosen by Pope Francis to be the new head of the Archdiocese of Chicago says that people should not read too much into the decision about the Catholic Church's future direction. Bishop Blase (BLAYZ') Cupich (SOO'-pihch), of Spokane, Washington, has been described as a...

  • Jailed Venezuelan police chief freed

    Updated: 14 min ago

    CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A former Caracas police chief whose decade-long imprisonment had rallied Venezuela's opposition has been released from jail to serve the remainder of his sentence at home. Ivan Simonovis had been jailed since 2004 in connection with the death of...

  • Blog: Broncos, Seahawks and why homefield advantage in the NFL isn't what it used to be

    Paul Klee, The Gazette
    Updated: 23 min ago

    This game on Sunday is about the Super Bowl. It’s about the last Super Bowl, and it’s about the next Super Bowl. Everything about this game is about the Super Bowl.

  • Dog found in Oregon heading back to Pennsylvania

    STEVEN DUBOIS, Associated Press
    Updated: 32 min ago

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Gidget is going back to Pennsylvania. A Jack Russell terrier that somehow ended up in Oregon more than four months after she went missing from her home near Philadelphia will soon be flown back to the Keystone State. A microchip implanted in Gidget allowed...

  • Guilty verdict in peanut trial should send warning

    RUSS BYNUM and KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press
    Updated: 42 min ago

    ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — Food safety advocates say a guilty verdict in a rare federal food-poisoning trial should send a stern warning to anyone who may be tempted to place profits over people's welfare. More than five years after hundreds of Americans got sick from eating...

  • Florida State suspends Winston for entire game

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State has suspended Jameis Winston for the entire game against Clemson on Saturday, extending its initial punishment of one half after the quarterback made "offensive and vulgar" comments about female anatomy earlier this week. Interim President...

  • BC-AP Sports Digest

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    The supervisor is Vin Cherwoo, followed by Rick Freeman at 9 a.m. The New York sports desk can be reached at 800 845-8450, ext. 1630. Sports Photos, ext. 1918; graphics, ext. 7636; agate, ext. 1635. AP stories, and the photos that accompany them, also can be obtained from...

  • Kershaw gets 20th win as Dodgers pound Cubs 14-5

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    CHICAGO (AP) — Clayton Kershaw had his usual velocity, and that was about it. The rest of his considerable repertoire appeared in brief flashes during one of the shortest outings of his brilliant year. A.J. Ellis and company took care of the rest. Kershaw became the majors' first...

  • Goodell: 'Same mistakes can never be repeated'

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL's handling of players accused of crimes. The commissioner was definitive about one thing: He has not considered...