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UN says Islamic State committed war crimes at Iraqi prison

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The head of a U.N. team investigating atrocities in Iraq said that Islamic State extremists committed crimes against humanity and war crimes at a prison in Mosul in June 2014, wh...

Smith's double-double helps Mississippi St. beat Lamar 75-60

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Tolu Smith scored 14 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Mississippi State pulled away early in the second half for a 75-60 victory over Lamar on Thursday night. ...

Spacewalking astronauts replace antenna after debris scare

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacewalking astronauts replaced a broken antenna outside the International Space Station on Thursday after getting NASA’s all-clear for orbiting debris. ...

Matthews nets hat trick, surging Maple Leafs thrash Avs 8-3

TORONTO (AP) — Auston Matthews scored three goals for his fourth career hat trick and the streaking Toronto Maple Leafs thumped the Colorado Avalanche 8-3 on Wednesday night. John Ta...

Dystopia, 'she-cession,' TikTok dances: We're over you, 2021

NEW YORK (AP) — The pandemic, politics, pervasive anxiety over the climate and the economy. Did 2021 leave us any time to ponder anything else? As we limp our way into a new year, there are a few more...

PGA Tour Schedule

Sept. 16-19 _ Fortinet Championship (Max Homa) Sept. 24-26 _ Ryder Cup (United States) Sept. 30-Oct. 3 _ Sanderson Farms Championship (Sam Burns) ...

PGA Tour Schedule

Sept. 16-19 _ Fortinet Championship (Max Homa) Sept. 24-26 _ Ryder Cup (United States) Sept. 30-Oct. 3 _ Sanderson Farms Championship (Sam Burns) ...

No. 25 Arkansas beats Missouri, caps best season since 2011

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Sam Pittman grinned for almost the entirety of his postgame press conference Friday night. The Arkansas coach and his team had done something no others ever had. ...

Activists block Amazon warehouses in Europe on Black Friday

Climate activists blockaded Amazon warehouses in three European countries on Friday, part of a global effort to pressure the ecommerce giant on one of its busiest days of the year to improve working c...

EXPLAINER: What is this new COVID variant in South Africa?

LONDON (AP) — WHAT IS THIS NEW COVID-19 VARIANT IN SOUTH AFRICA? South African scientists identified a new version of the coronavirus this week that they say is behind a recent spike...

New Russian module docks with International Space Station

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian cargo craft carrying a new docking module successfully hooked up with the International Space Station Friday after a two-day space journey. The new spherical...

Mexico's drug war uses drones, human shields, gunships

AGUILILLA, Mexico (AP) — The Mexican government is rapidly running out of tools to control the expansion of the feared Jalisco cartel on the front lines of Mexico’s narco war in the western state of M...

Thor lands at Madame Tussauds Singapore to celebrate the new Marvel 4D experience

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 25 November 2021 - Avengers Assemble! Madame Tussauds Singapore introduces Thor to the Marvel Super Heroes line-up, joining Captain America, Spider-Man and Iron Man in i...

Israeli court rejects Gaza man's appeal in deadly strike

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected an appeal from a Palestinian man who was seeking an apology and compensation from Israel over a 2009 tank strike that killed three of his ...

New Russian module launched to International Space Station

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian rocket blasted off successfully on Wednesday to deliver a new docking module to the International Space Station. The Soyuz rocket lifted off as scheduled at 6...