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Updated at 1:55 AM

ISTANBUL (AP) " Twin attacks by a suicide bomber and a car bomber near an Istanbul soccer stadium Saturday night killed 29 people and wounded 166 others in the latest large-scale assault to traumatize a nation confronting an array of security threats. The bombs targeted police officers, killing 27 of them along with two civilians, Turkey's Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu told reporters early Sunday. He added that 10 people had been arrested in connection with the "terrorist...

Updated at 1:30 AM

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) " To set foot in the Ghost Ship on a party night was to pass through the industrial facade of an old warehouse and enter an exotic world glowing with rainbow lanterns, guarded by figures of Asian deities and pulsing with a...

Updated at 10:41 PM

BALTIMORE (AP) " Donald Trump was greeted with cheers on his arrival at the annual Army-Navy game on Saturday, basking in one of the nation's most storied football rivalries as he prepares to enter the White House. The future commander in...

Updated at 10:37 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " President-elect Donald Trump moved closer to nominating Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson as his secretary of State on Saturday, a decision that would bring a business leader with close ties to Russia into the Cabinet. Trump...

Updated at 9:40 PM

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) " Freezing rain downed trees and power lines and stranded some light-rail passengers in Portland for about three hours Saturday as the first winter storm of the season continued. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports (

Updated at 9:23 PM

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) " Prosecutors are using the Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof's own words to portray him as a cruel angry racist at his death penalty trial. Roof's two-hour confession to killing nine people at a church Bible...

Updated at 9:16 PM

There are really only two possible explanations why two members of the Russian women's hockey team at the Sochi Olympics had urine samples that contained male DNA. One, there were men inside those baggy uniforms of a team that won its first...

Updated at 8:39 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " The Latest developments on Donald Trump's transition to the presidency (all times local): 4:30 p.m. President-elect Donald Trump is moving closer to nominating Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson as his secretary of state,...

Updated at 7:49 PM

MOSCOW (AP) " Russia's Rosneft oil company said Saturday that commodities company Glencore and Qatar's sovereign wealth fund will invest $3 billion of their own funds to acquire a 19.5 percent stake in Rosneft. Rosneft said the 10.5-billion...

Updated at 7:31 PM

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) " Drawing the U.S. deeper into the Syria conflict, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Saturday he is sending 200 more troops to accelerate the push on the Islamic State's self-declared capital of Raqqa. The 200, to...

Updated at 7:21 PM

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) " Gambia's president-elect said Saturday that the outgoing leader who now rejects his defeat has no constitutional authority to call for another election, and he called on President Yahya Jammeh to help with a smooth...

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