- Turkey releases recording of warnings to Russian plane
Turkey has released audio recordings of what it says are the Turkish military’s repeated warnings to the pilot of the Russian plane before it was shot down at the border with Syria _ audio that grows increasingly more agitated.
- French president to visit Moscow for terrorism talks
French President Francois Hollande is traveling to Moscow on Thursday, part of his weeklong push for a stronger coalition against Islamic State militants in Syria that should unite France, the United States and Russia in the aftermath of the Paris attacks that killed 130 people and jolted the West.
- The Latest: Turkish official hopes for good Russia relations
BEIRUT (AP) — The latest developments regarding the war in Syria. All times local.
- Protesters to target Chicago shopping area on Black Friday
CHICAGO (AP) — Small groups of demonstrators gathered throughout the day Wednesday to protest the death of a black teen shot 16 times by a white police officer, and they urged supporters to join them in trying to shut down Chicago's famous Michigan Avenue shopping district during the Black Friday shopping bonanza.
- Pope says Christian-Muslim dialogue essential for peace
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Pope Francis told Christian and Muslim leaders in Kenya on Thursday that they have little choice but to engage in dialogue to guard against the "barbarous" Islamic extremist attacks that have struck Kenya, saying they need to be "prophets of peace."
- The Latest: Pope tells clergy to serve others
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- The Latest: Authorities carry out raid in southern Belgium
PARIS (AP) — The latest on the attacks in Paris and security alert in Brussels. All times local:
- Where's death penalty in push for criminal justice overhaul?
WASHINGTON (AP) — Even as President Barack Obama makes a case for overhauling sentences, rehabilitating prisoners and confronting racial bias in policing, he's been less clear about the death penalty.
- Arkansas a refuge from rising seas in Marshall Islands
MAJURO ATOLL, Marshall Islands (AP) — Valentino Keimbar hides from the intense heat in the shade of a breadfruit tree, waiting for his basketball game to begin. It was supposed to start a couple of hours ago, maybe three, but time matters little here on the Marshall Islands.
- AP PHOTOS: Graffiti artists depict Paris' resilience
PARIS (AP) — As Paris reeled from the worst attacks France has known since the end of World War II, its street artists took to city walls and billboards to paint notes of defiance.
- Browns didn't discuss cutting Johnny Manziel before benching
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns believe sacking Johnny Manziel themselves will do him good.
- Rams WR Bailey has surgery after being shot in Florida
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Many St. Louis Rams players woke to the news that Stedman Bailey had been shot in the head.
- Ohio State and Michigan have combined for many memories
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — When Ohio State plays Michigan for the 112th time, Urban Meyer and Jim Harbaugh will begin a chapter in perhaps college football's greatest rivalry.
- Svindal quickly up to speed after Achilles tendon injury
COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. (AP) — Aksel Lund Svindal doesn't feel old and certainly doesn't race like it.
- Arian Foster's fashion takes a drastic turn
HOUSTON (AP) — Arian Foster used to have suits in an array of colors and fabrics, and plenty of bow ties to pull those ensembles together.
- Celtics rally to drop 76ers to 0-16
BOSTON (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers found a way to tie the longest losing streak in major U.S. professional sports history.
- No. 5 Kansas beats No. 19 Vanderbilt 70-63 for Maui title
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Wayne Selden Jr. and Frank Mason III quickly hatched a plan for sharing the MVP award at the Maui Jim Maui Invitational.
- IAAF says Russia accepts ban, will cooperate with inspectors
MONACO (AP) — The IAAF says Russia's federation fully accepts its suspension from track and field over its systematic doping culture.
- Klitschko out to silence Fury, prolong heavyweight reign
BERLIN (AP) — Tyson Fury's promise to end Wladimir Klitschko's long heavyweight reign in Duesseldorf on Saturday is nothing the defending champion hasn't heard before.
- Despite fewer reviews, NFL games running longer
NEW YORK (AP) — If any fans are planning to serve their Thanksgiving meal after an NFL game, don't bother rushing the turkey to the table — games are stretching out longer.