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Andy Murray gives Britain Davis Cup title after 79 years
GHENT, Belgium (AP) -- Andy Murray gave Britain its first Davis Cup title in 79 years when he beat Belgium's David Goffin 6-3, 7-5, 6-3 in the first of reverse singles Sunday.... 11/29/2015 3:47 PM

Kuwait appoints deputy prime minister as new oil minister
KUWAIT CITY (AP) -- Kuwait's named a new oil minister on Sunday after disputes arose between his predecessor and top executives at state-owned firms.... 11/29/2015 3:46 PM

The Latest: 100 people detained after environmental protest
PARIS (AP) -- The latest from the much-anticipated U.N. climate conference that gets underway in Paris on Monday. All times local:... 11/29/2015 3:44 PM

AP Interview: Iraqi envoy: Paris attack marks new global war
PARIS (AP) -- Iraq's foreign minister says the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris marked a new stage in a world war of international terrorism - one that no country can hope to escape.... 11/29/2015 3:38 PM

Paris police: About 100 people detained after violent environmental protest
PARIS (AP) -- Paris police: About 100 people detained after violent environmental protest.... 11/29/2015 3:34 PM

Israel defense minister says Russian plane breached airspace
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's defense minister says a Russian plane recently penetrated Israeli airspace but was not shot down thanks to open communications between the two countries.... 11/29/2015 3:32 PM

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.... 11/29/2015 3:20 PM

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.... 11/29/2015 3:18 PM

The Latest: Turkey sees EU summit as new beginning
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The latest on the mass movement of asylum-seekers and others seeking refuge in Europe. All times local:... 11/29/2015 2:51 PM

Hundreds of Russian truck drivers head to Moscow for protest
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) -- Russian truck drivers have been protesting across the country, and one of their leaders says hundreds of trucks are now heading toward Moscow to press their demands.... 11/29/2015 2:42 PM

Burkina Faso holds 1st vote since popular uprising
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) -- Thousands of people are casting their ballots Sunday in Burkina Faso's first presidential and legislative elections since a popular uprising toppled the nation's longtime leader last year.... 11/29/2015 2:37 PM

Stockholm apartment building fire kills 1, injures several
STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Swedish police say that a fire in a central Stockholm apartment building has left one person dead and several others injured.... 11/29/2015 2:34 PM

Norway mulls using heroin to prevent deadly overdoses
BERGEN, Norway (AP) -- The pale, zombie-like addicts staggering through concrete underpasses make an unlikely scene in wealthy Norway's picturesque second city. As a gateway to the fjords which zigzag the oil-rich nation's long coastline, Bergen is the last stop on a global drug route that gives it one of the worst heroin problems in Europe.... 11/29/2015 2:08 PM

Russia: 3 Islamic State-allied militants killed in Dagestan
MOSCOW (AP) -- Russia's counter-terrorism agency says security forces in Dagestan have killed three militants who had sworn allegiance to the Islamic State group, including one who had returned from Syria this year.... 11/29/2015 1:54 PM

Meeting in South Africa views new models for African cities
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- With more than half of Africa's population expected to live in cities by the year 2050, a gathering in South Africa on Sunday is exploring new models for urban Africa.... 11/29/2015 1:47 PM

Russian oil tanker grounded in north Pacific
MOSCOW (AP) -- Russian emergency services say cleanup operations are underway after an oil tanker was grounded, damaging one of its fuel tanks.... 11/29/2015 1:17 PM

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.)... 11/29/2015 1:00 PM

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.... 11/29/2015 12:56 PM

Pope brings peace message to Central African Republic
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) -- Pope Francis arrived Sunday in the conflict-torn Central African Republic, brushing aside security concerns to bring a message of peace and reconciliation to a country where violence between Christian and Muslim militants has divided the capital city and forced nearly 1 million from their homes over the last two years.... 11/29/2015 12:19 PM

Thousands of Syrian refugee children left in legal limbo
ZAWERGOSK, Iraq (AP) -- Aria is stateless. Like thousands of other children born to Syrian refugees living in Iraq, the 10-month-old girl is beginning her life in legal limbo.... 11/29/2015 12:11 PM

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