- The Latest: Police say fewer than predicted at Nairobi Mass
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis' first trip to Africa. (All times local.)
- Tiny Marshall Islands face threats from global warming
MAJURO, Marshall Islands (AP) — ATOLLS AT RISK
- Israel to build new fence; 2 Palestinians die in West Bank
JERUSALEM (AP) — Two Palestinians were shot and killed in separate incidents Thursday in the West Bank as Israel announced plans to build a new fence near the flashpoint city of Hebron in an effort to contain a two-month spate of violence.
- AP Interview: US must address waste, fraud in Afghan aid
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — With Washington set to send billions of dollars in fresh aid to Afghanistan despite the military drawdown, the U.S. official in charge of auditing assistance programs says "it's not too late" to address the fraud and mismanagement that has bedeviled the 14-year effort to rebuild the country.
- 3 million people expected to attend NYC Thanksgiving parade
NEW YORK (AP) — As millions of Americans prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, security will be tight in New York City with a record number of police officers patrolling the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
- Russia holding up Turkish goods at border as relations sour
MOSCOW (AP) — Customs officials along the Russian border are scrutinizing Turkish goods due to "various reasons" including a possible terrorist threat, a spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday.
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns believe sacking Johnny Manziel themselves will do him good.