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Updated at 8:25 PM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) " Fighting among inmates touched off a riot at a prison in the northern state of Amazonas, leaving at least 56 dead, including several who were beheaded or dismembered in the worst bloodshed at a Brazilian prison since 1992. Authorities said the riot apparently grew out of a fight between two of the country's biggest crime gangs over control of prisons and drug routes in northern Brazil. Amazonas authorities initially reported 60 dead, but Monday afternoon the state...

Updated at 8:19 PM

ISTANBUL (AP) " The Latest on the Istanbul nightclub attack (all times local): 12:05 a.m. Police have ended an operation in an Istanbul neighborhood that Turkish media reports had said was launched in connection to the Reina nightclub...

Updated at 8:18 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) " Underground pockets of boiling water and steam in a northern New Mexico national preserve that represent the heart of an ancient collapsed volcano could get extra federal protection under a new effort by the National Park...

Updated at 8:09 PM

PARIS (AP) " Olympic skiing champion Jean Vuarnet, who helped pioneer the aerodynamic tuck position for downhill racers but suffered tragedy with the deaths of his wife and son in a doomsday cult murder-suicide, has died, the French Olympic...

Updated at 7:48 PM

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) " The colorful and lively Rose Parade marched safely Monday under cloudy skies and the watchful presence of more than 1,000 law enforcement officers. No major problems were reported after security and other safety...

Updated at 7:38 PM

The marching band of Alabama's oldest private, historically black liberal arts college has accepted an invitation to perform at President-elect Donald Trump's inaugural parade, organizers said. Talladega College's band will march at Trump's...

Updated at 7:15 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Senior House Democrats on Monday extolled the benefits of President Barack Obama's health care law in hopes of derailing Republican plans to gut the statute and over time replace it. In a conference call with reporters,...

Updated at 7:14 PM

HONOLULU (AP) " A fireworks explosion at a large New Year's Day gathering on the Hawaiian island of Oahu has left one woman dead and a man critically injured, authorities said. The pair had been lighting illegal fireworks at the gathering...

Updated at 6:42 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 2:10 p.m. President-elect Donald Trump is showing little sign of forgiving his critics as he prepares to move into the Oval Office. The incoming...

Updated at 6:32 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " Dick Clark Productions is hitting back against Mariah Carey's claim it sabotaged her live performance on its "New Year's Rockin' Eve" special. Carey's disaster during the annual New Year's Eve special in Times Square made...

Updated at 5:43 PM

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) " Police in Florida say a dog named Scarface attacked a family who tried to put a sweater on it. Tampa police say the pit bull mix bit a 52-year-old woman who was trying to dress it Friday and her husband was attacked while...

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