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  • Woods to work with Dallas-based teacher

    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods has hired a swing consultant as he prepares to return to competition. Woods announced Saturday on Twitter that Dallas-based Chris Como, a specialist in biomechanics of the golf swing, will be working and consulting with him. Woods did not identify Como...

  • C. African Republic women stage topless protest

    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Residents say hundreds of women have marched topless through a town in the Central African Republic to protest sectarian violence. Saturday's unusual demonstration occurred in the southeastern town of Zemio, with the women saying that going...

  • Search continues at ancient Greek burial mound

    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    AMPHIPOLIS, Greece (AP) — Scientists have opened the second phase of their excavation of the vast 4th-century BC burial mound in Amphipolis town in search of more tombs and bodies. The first search of the site, which was built shortly after Alexander the Great's death, discovered and...

  • Russian tourist arrested for vandalizing Colosseum

    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    ROME (AP) — Italian authorities say a Russian tourist has been fined 20,000 euros ($25,000) for engraving a big letter 'K' on a wall of the Colosseum, the latest act of vandalism by tourists at the ancient structure. The news agency ANSA reported that the 42-year-old tourist was given...

  • Morocco to celebrate birth of its royal twins

    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    PARIS (AP) — Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco are expecting twins next month and the first one born will be the prince's royal heir. The palace of the Riviera principality advised citizens on Saturday that the big moment, expected in December, will be celebrated with...

  • Blocked punt helps Army beat Fordham 42-31

    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Larry Dixon tied a career high with three touchdowns on 158 yards to become the fourth player in school history with 3,000 yards rushing as Army came back to beat Fordham 42-31 on Saturday. Terry Baggett added 52 yards rushing and a score, and quarterback A.J....

  • Ohio college building indoor drone pavilion

    Published: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    CINCINNATI (AP) — An indoor flying pavilion for students to test and fly drones will be built at a college in southwestern Ohio. Sinclair Community College officials say the 40-foot high pavilion resembling a traditional aircraft hangar will be built adjacent to a building in Dayton...

  • NY's poor gain from health insurance changes

    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — A year into New York's operation of a medical insurance exchange, more than half of the people with new coverage qualified for Medicaid — the federal program for the poor — and many didn't know they were eligible until the push under the Affordable Care Act. Overall,...

  • Kerry says gaps remain in talks about Iran's nukes

    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is warning of "serious gaps" in the talks about a nuclear deal with Iran, and if major differences persist the possibility of extending past Monday's deadline is seeming more likely. Discussions on going past that deadline have not...

  • Swiss lead France 2-1 in Davis Cup final

    Updated: Sat, Nov 22, 2014

    LILLE, France (AP) — Roger Federer will have the chance to clinch the last big prize in tennis eluding him. The 17-time Grand Slam champion and Stan Wawrinka swept aside Julien Benneteau and Richard Gasquet 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 in the doubles to put Switzerland into a 2-1 lead against France...

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