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Zenit faces racism charge after banner honors war criminal

Nov 24, 2017

Russian club Zenit St. Petersburg is facing a UEFA racism charge after its fans displayed a large banner honoring convicted war criminal Ratko Mladic

US appeals court orders halt on natural gas pipeline in Ohio

Nov 24, 2017

A federal appellate court has issued an order that temporarily prevents a company from building an 8-mile stretch of a high-pressure natural gas pipeline through a northeast Ohio city.

Trump supporters confuse LeVar Burton with LaVar Ball online

Nov 24, 2017

Trump supporters confuse LeVar Burton of "Reading Rainbow" with basketball dad LaVar Ball in Twitter attacks

Faced with high illiteracy rates, DC pushes adult learning

Nov 24, 2017

Faced with high illiteracy and competitive economy, DC experiments with adult learning

Sheriff Arpaio pursued case to hurt Sen. Flake, lawsuit says

Nov 24, 2017

The adult son of U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona has sued former Sheriff Joe Arpaio, and the case is set to go to trial next month

'Gunfire' sparks panic in London, but police find nothing

Nov 24, 2017

Shoppers scattered in panic and police flooded one of London's busiest areas Friday after multiple reports of shots being fired at Oxford Circus subway station

Boom! Luxury converted nuclear missile silo lists on Airbnb

Nov 24, 2017

A Cold War-era missile silo in rural northeast Kansas that housed a nuclear warhead 65 years ago and was later converted into an underground mansion is now finding a new lease on life as an Airbnb location

US demands visits with oil executives jailed in Venezuela

Nov 24, 2017

U.S. diplomats are demanding that Venezuela give them immediate access to jailed oil executives who hold American passports

Ex-UK soldier in Turkey released from jail pending trial

Nov 24, 2017

A lawyer says a Turkish court has released a former British soldier from jail pending the outcome of his trial for alleged membership in a terrorist organization

'We dare not squander the moment:' Zimbabwe's new leader

Nov 24, 2017

'We dare not squander the moment,' Zimbabwe's new leader says after Mugabe's 37-year rule