- Interpreter at Mandela event: I was hallucinating
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The man accused of faking sign interpretation while standing alongside world leaders like U.S. President Barack Obama at Nelson Mandela's memorial service said Thursday he hallucinated that angels were entering the stadium, has schizophrenia and has been violent in the past.
- '12 Years,' 'Hustle' lead Globes nominations
The searing historical epic "12 Years a Slave" and the con-artist caper "American Hustle" lead the 71st annual Golden Globes with seven nominations each.
- Federal data show health disparities among states
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The slow rollout of a new federal health insurance marketplace may be deepening differences in health coverage among Americans, with residents in some states gaining insurance at a far greater rate than others.
- Putin defends Russian conservative values
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin used his state-of-the-nation address on Thursday to defend conservative values, referring obliquely to his government's anti-gay stance as he chided the West for treating "good and evil" equally.
- Mob hunts down Muslims in Central African Republic
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — African peacekeepers fired into the air Thursday in Central African Republic's chaotic capital, trying to disperse a mob bent on hunting down and killing Muslims taking refuge in a church compound.
- Clean plate: MLB intends to ban collisions at home
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — During his 13-year career as an All-Star catcher, Mike Scioscia earned a reputation for being as tough as anyone when it came to blocking home plate.
- Shanahan sits RG3; Cousins will start for Redskins
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — It takes quite the sales job to explain why a medically cleared Robert Griffin III won't play for the rest of the season.
- Pick 6: Some records Manning could set shortly
DENVER (AP) — When it comes to records, Peyton Manning only cares about one: The wins and losses.
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- Ex-President Bush writes letter to Alabama kicker
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama kicker Cade Foster received a supportive note from former President George W. Bush.