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  • Japan self-censors images, words linked to hostage crisis
    Japan self-censors images, words linked to hostage crisis

    TOKYO (AP) — Images or mentions of knives, ransom or blood — or anything else that can be seen alluding to the hostage crisis involving two Japanese in Syria — have been cut out. Some anime and other entertainment programs are altering, canceling or postponing episodes violating those sensitivities— typical of the kind of self-restraint shown here to avoid controversy.

  • Mitt Romney bows out of 2016 race after a 3-week test run
    Mitt Romney bows out of 2016 race after a 3-week test run

    WASHINGTON (AP) — He insists he could win, but Mitt Romney has stepped out of the 2016 presidential contest in favor of the "next generation of Republican leaders" following a three-week fact-finding effort that revealed significant resistance to a third campaign.

  • NYC to pay $5M to kin of man killed in 'Mafia cops' case

    NEW YORK (AP) — Nicholas Guido was showing off his new car outside his mother's home on Christmas Day 1986 when he was gunned down because he'd been mistaken for a mobster with the same name. The bad information, prosecutors said, came from two decorated police detectives who would later be convictd of moonlighting as hit men for the mob.

  • Iraqi libraries ransacked by Islamic State group in Mosul
    Iraqi libraries ransacked by Islamic State group in Mosul

    BAGHDAD (AP) — When Islamic State group militants invaded the Central Library of Mosul earlier this month, they were on a mission to destroy a familiar enemy: other people's ideas.

  • Is he dead? Philippines awaits answer of costly terror raid
    Is he dead? Philippines awaits answer of costly terror raid

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The cellphone message of the Filipino police commandos to their base was triumphant: "Mike 1 bingo," a code meaning they have killed one of Southeast Asia's most-wanted terror suspects, Malaysian Zulkifli bin Hir, also known as Marwan.

  • Beijing Winter Olympics bid highlights skiing, hockey growth
    Beijing Winter Olympics bid highlights skiing, hockey growth

    CHONGLI, China (AP) — Clad in neon-green from head to toe, Chinese snowboarder He Qiang is part of a growing cohort of middle-class enthusiasts in a country with little tradition of winter sports but that is now seeking to host the 2022 Winter Olympics.

  • Rap music mogul 'Suge' Knight arrested in fatal hit-and-run
    Rap music mogul 'Suge' Knight arrested in fatal hit-and-run

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marion "Suge" Knight, the impresario of gangster rap, has long been a perpetrator and victim of the violent life he promoted in song.

  • Balloon crew makes history crossing Pacific Ocean
    Balloon crew makes history crossing Pacific Ocean

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A pair of American and Russian pilots has traveled farther and longer in a gas balloon than anyone in history, trying to eliminate any remaining debate over a century of records in long-distance ballooning.

  • Bill Cosby's show in Ohio draws a few protesters

    SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Bill Cosby's stand-up tour has stopped in northern Ohio, where it drew several protesters before the show. The comedian himself received standing ovations before and after his performance.

  • NFL's Goodell seeks to look past 'tough year,' to future
    NFL's Goodell seeks to look past 'tough year,' to future

    PHOENIX (AP) — As if wishing made it so, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell described his league — and himself — as having addressed missteps on difficult matters such as domestic violence and being ready to move on.

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