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  • Cambodia lawmakers approve law threatening opposition party

    19 minutes ago

    (AP) PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia's legislature has approved amending a law governing political parties that would allow the government to apply to the courts to have a party dissolved, an act clearly aimed at the sole opposition group in ...

  • Timeline of events surrounding Kim Dotcom extradition fight

    40 minutes ago

    (AP) WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The legal case involving flamboyant internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom has lasted more than five years and will likely continue for years to come. Here's a timeline of significant events: ___ 2005: Dotcom founds the file-sharing ...

  • Gostisbehere has 3 assists, Flyers beat Canucks 3-2

    45 minutes ago

    (AP) VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Shayne Gostisbehere had three assists for the first three-point game of his NHL career, and the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on Sunday night. Wayne Simmonds, Jakub Voracek and Brayden Schenn scored for ...

  • Cops warn of cows trying to sell dairy products after escape

    48 minutes ago

    (AP) SUFFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Police in a Connecticut town are reminding people to not open their doors to "any unfamiliar cattle" after a pair of cows escaped from their pen and were found near the front door of a home ...

  • Inrix's top 10 most traffic-clogged cities in the world

    51 minutes ago

    (AP) Traffic analytics firm Inrix has calculated how much time drivers spend stuck in traffic during peak travel times last year in 1,064 cities in 38 countries worldwide. Here are the top 10 most congested cities and how many hours drivers ...

  • Traffic study ranks Los Angeles as world's most clogged city

    55 minutes ago

    (AP) DETROIT (AP) — When it comes to getting stuck in traffic on the way to and from work, Los Angeles leads the world. Transportation analytics firm Inrix says drivers in the car-crazy California metropolis spent 104 hours last year in ...

  • Asian shares muted ahead of earnings, Fed minutes this week

    57 minutes ago

    (AP) HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks were muted on Monday as a lack of fresh leads kept investors on the sidelines while they awaited economic and corporate earnings reports and Fed meeting minutes due out this week. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's ...

  • Charlotte QB Kevin Olsen arrested on rape charges

    1 hour ago

    (AP) CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte quarterback Kevin Olsen has been arrested on rape charges. The Charlotte Observer reports ( ) the 22-year-old Olsen was booked into the Charlotte Mecklenburg Jail late Sunday afternoon on multiple charges, including second-degree forcible rape, ...

  • Teen shot, killed after fight at Las Vegas basketball court

    1 hour, 7 minutes ago

    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a 17-year-old boy was chased and gunned down after a fight broke out at a basketball court in Las Vegas. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports ( that the teen was shot multiple times Sunday ...

  • Flyers-Canucks Sums

    1 hour, 15 minutes ago

    (AP) Philadelphia 1 2 0—3 Vancouver 0 2 0—2 First Period_1, Philadelphia, Simmonds 25 (Provorov, Gostisbehere), 5:45 (pp). Penalties_Chaput, VAN, (tripping), 2:08; Burrows, VAN, (hooking), 5:03; Del zotto, PHI, (cross checking), 11:48; Streit, PHI, (tripping), 16:15. Second Period_2, Philadelphia, Voracek 15 ...

  • TV footage appears to show deliberate attack on North Korean

    1 hour, 35 minutes ago

    (AP) KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Security camera footage obtained by Japanese television appears to show a careful and deliberate attack last week on the exiled half brother of North Korea's ruler, while Malaysia said Monday it had recalled its ambassador ...

  • Americans on Presidents Day: Admiration, fear mark holiday

    1 hour, 38 minutes ago

    (AP) PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The United States on Monday marks Presidents Day, a holiday that's taking on a new meaning for some Americans this year as President Donald Trump — to the dismay of some and delight of others — ...

  • AP Source: Pelicans acquiring Cousins in multi-player deal

    1 hour, 57 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says the Sacramento Kings have agreed to trade DeMarcus Cousins and Omri Casspi to the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for Tyreke Evans, 2016 first-round draft pick Buddy Hield, Langston ...

  • AP Source: Sacramento Kings have agreed to trade DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans

    1 hour, 57 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW ORLEANS (AP) — AP Source: Sacramento Kings have agreed to trade DeMarcus Cousins to the New Orleans Pelicans.

  • Today in History

    2 hours, 6 minutes ago

    (AP) Today in History Today is Monday, Feb. 20, the 51st day of 2017. There are 314 days left in the year. This is Presidents Day. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 20, 1942, Lt. Edward "Butch" O'Hare became the U.S. ...

  • Prosecutors say malnutrition killing inmates in Haiti jails

    2 hours, 7 minutes ago

    (AP) PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Dozens of emaciated men with sunken cheeks and protruding ribs lie silently in an infirmary at Haiti's largest prison, most too weak to stand. The corpse of an inmate who died miserably of malnutrition is shrouded beneath ...

  • Kings-Ducks Sums

    2 hours, 29 minutes ago

    (AP) Los Angeles 0 0 0—0 Anaheim 0 1 0—1 First Period_None. Penalties_Ladue, LA, (tripping), 10:23; Boll, ANA, Major (fighting), 18:01; Clifford, LA, Major (fighting), 18:01; Ritchie, ANA, (tripping), 18:53. Second Period_1, Anaheim, Manson 2 (Getzlaf), 1:19. Penalties_Muzzin, LA, (delay of ...

  • Manson scores lone goal as Gibson, Ducks shut out Kings 1-0

    2 hours, 34 minutes ago

    (AP) ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Josh Manson scored his second goal of the season, John Gibson stopped 24 shots for his 10th career shutout and the Anaheim Ducks defeated the Los Angeles Kings 1-0 on Sunday night. The Ducks have won ...

  • Ex-cop says Duterte paid him, others to kill crime suspects

    2 hours, 34 minutes ago

    (AP) MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A retired Philippine police officer says President Rodrigo Duterte, when he was a city mayor, ordered and paid him and other members of a so-called liquidation squad to kill criminals and opponents, including a kidnapping suspect ...

  • Bruins-Sharks Sums

    2 hours, 34 minutes ago

    (AP) Boston 1 0 0 1—2 San Jose 0 1 0 0—1 First Period_1, Boston, Spooner 9 (Hayes, Mcquaid), 11:05. Penalties_Chara, BOS, (cross checking), 13:13. Second Period_2, San Jose, Marleau 21 (Schlemko, Burns), 17:37. Penalties_Burns, SJ, (interference), 10:13; Dillon, SJ, (roughing), ...

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