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Pakistan says bomb attack kills 6 troops in Baluchistan

Pakistan's military says a roadside bomb targeting security forces has killed six troops and wounded several others in the country's southwestern town of Buleda

The Latest: Evers: Wisconsin deserves better than lame-duck

Trump lawyer seeks to send emoluments case to appeals court

10 die of suspected food poisoning at Indian temple ceremony

Apple upstages Amazon in selecting new tech hub locations

‘Let this Lamborghini light your fire,’ pastor says while giving wife $200k Lamborghini - he’s now defending the purchase

Facebook bug gave third parties access to photos for 6.8 million accounts

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Bomb threat empties Sandy Hook school on attack anniversary

Red Sox-Yankees to open with night game in London

Nigeria suspends UNICEF work, alleges 'clandestine' activity

Republican drops recount request in Maine congressional race

Lebanese minister presses for reforms after Moody's report

EU leaders agree small steps to buttress euro

Facebook says bug may have exposed photos on 7M users

Facebook says a software bug may have exposed a broader set of photos to app developers than users had granted permission for

CBS replacing head of struggling morning show

CBS announces that the top executive at 'CBS This Morning' is leaving, with no replacement named

The Latest: White House dismisses Cohen accusations as lies

The White House is dismissing the accusations from President Donald Trump's former fixer that Trump directed hush money payments to two women during the presidential campaign to buy their silence about alleged affairs

Armored truck deposits cash on highway in NJ

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Eagles' Wentz has stress fracture in back; no surgery needed

The debt threat: Business debt, and worries about it, are up

Rich family offering a photographer $100k to travel the world and take photos of them

Friday is National Free Shipping Day

Iraq summons Turkish ambassador over airstrikes

First transgender contestant competes in Miss Universe

Canadian minister postpones trip to China amid tensions

Canada's tourism minister is postponing a trip to China amid tensions over the arrest of a Chinese tech executive on behalf of the United States and the detentions of two Canadians in China in apparent retaliation

US, Canada hold high-stakes talks amid turmoil with China

The U.S. and Canada are holding high-stakes talks amid an escalating dispute with China that threatens to further complicate already testy ties between the North American neighbors

The Latest: Official identifies 7-year-old migrant who died

An official with Guatemala's foreign ministry has identified the 7-year-old migrant girl who died in U.S. Border Patrol custody as Jackeline Caal

Are we done here? Nope. Cranky Congress still has work to do

Everyone in Congress wants to go home, yet both chambers are scheduled to be in session next week over hefty matters, including the budget and criminal sentencing reform

Obama-era rule leads to $150M in student loan forgiveness

The U.S. Education Department says it will start forgiving federal loans for 15,000 former students whose colleges closed before they could graduate

Israeli army kills Palestinian in West Bank clashes

An 18-year-old Palestinian died hours after Israeli soldiers shot him in clashes Friday with rock-throwing crowds in the West Bank

McCain replacement Sen. Jon Kyl resigning at end of year

Arizona's governor says U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl will resign at the end of the year from the U.S. Senate seat he was appointed to less than four months ago following the death of Sen. Jon McCain

US stocks sink further; Johnson & Johnson nosedives

US stocks are skidding Friday after Chinese authorities said industrial output and retail sales both slowed in November, the latest warning sign from the second-largest economy in the world and a major engine of global growth.

GM says it has 2,700 jobs for workers slated to be laid off

General Motors says it has 2,700 jobs for the 3,300 U.S. factory workers it plans to lay off next year

The Latest: Palestinian police end Hamas' West Bank protest

Palestinian police have cracked down on a Hamas protest in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, beating demonstrators with batons and throwing stun grenades

Michael Cohen claims Trump knew hush money payments wrong

Michael Cohen — who for more than a decade was a key power player in the Trump Organization and a fixture in Trump's political life — said he "gave loyalty to someone who, truthfully, does not deserve loyalty." Cohen spoke in an interview with ABC that aired Friday on "Good Morning America."

Toyota recalls address possible restraint, braking issues

Thursday, the auto maker recalled nearly 90,000 Land Cruisers and Lexus LX-570 vehicles from the past decade over a safety issue that involves the front passenger seat belt.

301 pounds of marijuana seized after traffic stop in MO

The drugs were in vacuum sealed bags according to officials.

Etihad sued for $2.3 billion by Air Berlin insolvency admin

A Berlin court says the insolvency administrator for bankrupt airline Air Berlin has sued its former largest shareholder, Gulf airline Etihad, for 2 billion euros ($2.26 billion) in damages

Dutch court upholds maximum sentence for cyberbully

A Dutch appeals court has upheld a prison sentence of nearly 11 years for a man convicted of cyberbullying dozens of young women and gay men around the world

US industrial production climbed 0.6 percent in November

US industrial production climbed 0.6 percent in November on surging output at mines, utilities

Spanish prosecutors file tax evasion charges against Shakira

Spanish prosecutors are charging pop music star Shakira with tax evasion, alleging she defrauded the treasury of more than 14.5 million euros ($16.3 million) between 2012 and 2014

Lawmaker: Rajapaksa to resign as Sri Lanka's prime minister

A Sri Lankan lawmaker says disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa will resign Saturday to end the country's political crisis

Spain plans to spend $8 billion on military hardware upgrade

Spain's government has announced a plan to spend 7.3 billion euros ($8.2 billion) over the next 10 years on improving its military defense capabilities

Street racer critically injures 2 girls in hit-and-run collision, police say

One adult and two girls are in serious condition following an accident in Los Angeles. The driver of the other vehicle was also hospitalized.

Kanye reignites Drake feud on Twitter, alleges threats

Kanye West appeared to reignite a feud with fellow rapper Drake in which he claimed Drake had called trying to threaten him

Official: Offensive against Taliban kills at least 20

An Afghan official says an assault on Taliban positions in northeastern Afghanistan's Kunar province, which included U.S .air strikes, killed at least 20 insurgents, contradicting Taliban claims of civilian casualties

US retail sales rose 0.2% in Nov., helped by holiday boost

US retail sales increased a slight 0.2% in November, as strong sales tied to holiday shopping were offset by lower gasoline prices

Woman seriously injured in bear attack in PA

Melinda Lebarron was outside of her home with her dog when she was attacked by a bear Wednesday evening.

7-year-old migrant girl held at US border dies in custody

A 7-year-old Guatemalan girl found with her father and dozens of other migrants along a remote stretch of the U.S.-Mexico border suffered seizures and spiked a high fever in immigration custody and later died

Michael Cohen claims Trump knew hush money payments wrong

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer says he bought the silence of two women because Trump was "very concerned" about how their stories of alleged affairs with him "would affect the election."

KFC unveils fried chicken-scented yule log

It's a firelog that smells like fried chicken.

Kelly Clarkson backs lip-synching mom who embarrassed son

Kelly Clarkson is sending some love to the mom who was captured lip-syncing on a fan cam while her son dove for cover in his hoodie

The Latest: Italian journalist among the dead in Strasbourg

Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte says a young Italian journalist who was badly wounded in the Strasbourg Christmas market attack has died

China suspends tariff hikes on $126B of US cars, auto parts

China suspends tariff hikes on $126 billion of U.S. cars, trucks and auto parts following trade cease-fire with Washington

13 young miners feared dead in India's remote northeast

Police say 13 young miners are missing and feared dead following the collapse of a shaft and flooding of a coal mine they were illegally digging in India's remote northeast

The Latest: Kosovo leaders in official army ceremony

Kosovo leaders have held an official ceremony for the transformation of their security forces into an army

As sentencing looms, Flynn is upbeat, has adoring fans

People close to Flynn tell The Associated Press he has been relaxing with friends at events such as an Elton John concert. At a recent Boston Celtics game, strangers approached him to shake his hand and get photos.

Volkswagen on track to break last year's sales record

Automaker Volkswagen says it is on track for a new annual sales record despite troubles getting vehicles certified for new European emissions tests

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

Although the resolutions are largely symbolic — because it's unclear if they will be considered by the House — passage Thursday showed senators seeking to assert oversight of Trump administration foreign policy and the relationship with Saudi Arabia.

Truck crashes through home, misses sleeping woman

Pickup truck smashes through a home in Massachusetts, barely missing a woman who was asleep on her couch

Official vows action after AP reports missing migrant girls

An Indonesian official is vowing to do more to combat human trafficking after an investigation by The Associated Press revealed that scores of trafficked girls have quietly disappeared from one of the nation's poorest regions

How Sandy Hook changed responses to mass shootings

The tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School six years ago changed the way law enforcement and citizens respond to mass shootings.

Here’s your 2018 USPS, FedEx and UPS holiday shipping deadline guide

According to the National Retail Federation, Black Friday will remain the busiest shopping day this holiday season with 116 million planning to shop.

The Latest: Greenpeace: US blocking text on climate change

The executive director of Greenpeace International says the U.S. delegation to the U.N. climate talks is putting itself in the way as the rest of the world is taking efforts to forge an agreement on fighting global warming

Dutch suspect kept in custody in slaying of US student

A suspect in the slaying of a 21-year-old American psychology student living in the Dutch port of Rotterdam appeared before a judge Friday and was ordered detained for two more weeks while the investigation continues

The Latest: UK minister says Brexit bill can pass Parliament

Britain's environmental secretary says Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit bill can survive in Parliament despite strong opposition.

May aims to rescue Brexit plan; EU says ball's in UK's court

British Prime Minister Theresa May has launched a rescue mission for her ailing Brexit deal, after the European Union rebuffed her appeal to sweeten the divorce agreement so she can win over hostile lawmakers at home

Serbia talks up armed intervention as Kosovo OKs new army

Kosovo's parliament has overwhelmingly approved the formation of an army, a move that has angered Serbia which says it would threaten peace in the war-scarred region

Virgin Galactic’s supersonic plane reaches space

Billionaire Richard Branson’s company Virgin Galactic is one step closer to its goal of sending tourists into space.

Macron urges calm; Paris police brace for more violence

Anticipating a fifth straight weekend of violent protests, Paris police prefect says thousands of officers and armored vehicles will be deployed again in the French capital on Saturday

German parliament approves 3rd gender identity for records

The German parliament has approved a third gender option for official records that will allow people to be registered as "diverse."

Prosecutor: 4th person dies of wounds from Strasbourg attack

A fourth person died Friday from wounds suffered in an attack on the Christmas market in Strasbourg, as investigators worked to establish whether the main suspect had help while on the run

Syrian Kurdish-led fighters take Hajin, last town held by IS

Syrian activists: US-backed, Kurdish-led fighters take major town in last area held by Islamic State group

Russian Orthodox church calls on UN for help in Ukraine

The Russian Orthodox Church has called on the United Nations, the leaders of Germany and France, the pope and other spiritual leaders to protect believers in Ukraine in the face of official pressure on Moscow-affiliated clerics

3 women stabbed in German city, unclear if attacks linked

German police say three women have been stabbed and wounded in the city of Nuremberg, and they are investigating whether the incidents are connected

'Young miracle:' Baby recovers from Ebola in Congo outbreak

'Young miracle:' Baby recovers from Ebola in Congo outbreak; mother died in childbirth

World markets fall on Chinese growth concerns

Stock markets are down after China reported disappointing economic data, stirring up worries about the impact of trade tensions on the world's second largest economy.

Romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak traced to California farm, CDC reports

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said an E. coli strain linked to romaine lettuce has been traced to an irrigation reservoir on a farm in Santa Barbara County, CA.

As sentencing looms, Flynn is upbeat, has adoring fans

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn is days away from being sentenced on a felony charge that in different times might have brought an end to his career

Alleged Russian spy Maria Butina admits to conspiring against US

Alleged Russian spy Maria Butina has made a plea deal with federal prosecutors for a lighter sentence.

Trump's search for a new chief of staff has reality TV feel

President Donald Trump's hunt for a new chief of staff has taken on the feel of a reality TV show

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

The Senate has delivered back-to-back votes against Saudi Arabia in an unusual rebuke of President Donald Trump's response to the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi