- The Latest: Pope welcomed to Central African Republic
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis' first trip to Africa. (All times local.)
- The Latest: Obama: US a leader in climate change progress
PARIS (AP) — The latest from the much-anticipated U.N. climate conference that gets underway in Paris on Monday. All times local:
- Worldwide climate rallies draw tens of thousands
Tens of thousands of people have taken part in rallies around the world on Sunday, calling on leaders to halt climate change on the eve of a major conference in Paris. The nearly two-week conference comes amid a state of emergency in France imposed after the Nov. 13 Paris attacks that bans marches so many of the rallies are taking place outside the country.
- Earth is a wilder, warmer place since last climate deal made
PARIS (AP) — This time, it's a hotter, waterier, wilder Earth that world leaders are trying to save.
- AP Interview: UN chief wants climate target review by 2020
PARIS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says governments' pledges to cut global warming emissions aren't enough and should be reviewed before 2020.
- 'No more baby parts': Reclusive suspect's words draw focus
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Robert Lewis Dear was reclusive, and he seldom spoke to neighbors in a desolate stretch of land in rural Colorado where he lived.
- Planned Parenthood under fire literally and figuratively
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The fatal shootings at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic are the latest in a long history of violence at clinics that provide abortions and doctors who perform the procedure. Police aren't saying what motivated this most recent shooting. The attack comes as the nonprofit endures criticism from anti-abortion lawmakers and renewed protests outside clinics since a group of abortion opponents released videos they claimed showed the organization negotiating fetal tissue sales.
- Pope brings peace message to Central African Republic
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Flanked by Vatican bodyguards in flak vests and machine-gun-toting U.N. peacekeepers, Pope Francis plunged Sunday into conflict-wracked Central African Republic to bring a message of peace and reconciliation to a country where Christian-Muslim violence has divided the capital and forced nearly 1 million people to flee their homes.
- Tens of billions promised to goose clean energy tech
PARIS (AP) — Government and business leaders plan to spend tens of billions of dollars in the next five years to develop clean energy technology in efforts to fight global warming, an official and a former official have told The Associated Press.
- HIV-positive doctor says his dog saved his life
CHICAGO (AP) — Rob Garofalo was devastated. He'd built his medical and research career on helping young AIDS patients. Then he learned that he, too, was HIV-positive. The news came after he'd already survived kidney cancer and a breakup with his longtime partner.
- AP source: Toledo's Matt Campbell to be Iowa State coach
Toledo's Matt Campbell will be Iowa State's new football coach, a person briefed on the decision told The Associated Press on Sunday.
- Virginia's Mike London resigns after 6th season as coach
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Mike London resigned Sunday after failing to guide Virginia to a winning season in five of his six seasons as coach.
- Warriors run NBA-record start to 18-0, beat Kings 120-101
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 19 points in Golden State's NBA-record 18th straight win at the start of a season, but what he didn't do against the Sacramento Kings was just as important to the defending champion Warriors.
- Manziel's benching costs him chance to shine Monday night
CLEVELAND (AP) — Johnny Manziel has only himself to blame.
- Vikings-Falcons Inactives
ATLANTA (AP) — Veteran kicker Shayne Graham, signed by Atlanta on Thursday, is filling in for Matt Bryant, who will miss the game with a right quadriceps injury. Rookie Tevin Coleman is starting at running back for Devonta Freeman, still recovering from a concussion.