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60-year-old gorilla, 1st to be born in a zoo, dies in Ohio

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 12:36pm Updated: January 17, 2017 - 1:00pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The world's first gorilla born in a zoo, a female named Colo who became the oldest known living gorilla in the U.S., has died at age 60, the Columbus Zoo and...

Mom gets 20 to 40 years for death of toddler found in ravine

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 12:06pm Updated: January 17, 2017 - 12:30pm

PITTSBURGH — A Pittsburgh-area woman who wrote on Facebook that "Mommy loves you, my angel" after her 3-year-old daughter was found dead in a ravine was sentenced Tuesday to 20...

Markets cheer, EU wary as UK PM May signals 'clean Brexit'

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:57am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 12:30pm

LONDON — Britain's future outside the European Union became much clearer Tuesday: It's so long to the single market, goodbye to the European Court of Justice and farewell to...

Mexico: no warrants for actress Kate del Castillo

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:51am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 12:15pm

MEXICO CITY — The spokeswoman for Mexico's Attorney General's Office says there are no warrants for actress Kate del Castillo, but she has been "mentioned" in criminal...

Airport shooting suspect blamed 'mind control,' IS ties

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:47am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 12:15pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The man suspected of fatally shooting five people and wounding six others at a Florida airport told investigators initially he was under government mind...

CNN's documentary 'The End' tracks end of Obama presidency

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:38am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 12:00pm

NEW YORK — Less than 48 hours before President Barack Obama leaves office, CNN will air an intimate tribute told through the workdays and accounts of key White House staff...

Turkey: Istanbul nightclub attacker confessed after capture

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:10am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:30am

ISTANBUL — The accused perpetrator of a New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul has confessed and his fingerprints are a match, Turkish authorities said Tuesday. They...

Hip-hop podcast host charged in fatal NYC concert shooting

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:08am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:30am

NEW YORK — A hip-hop podcast host has been arrested in connection with a shooting at a popular New York City concert venue last year that left a rapper's bodyguard dead and two...

Markets Right Now: US stocks move slightly lower

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 11:01am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:30am

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):

11:45 a.m.

Stocks are moving slightly lower on Wall Street, led by declines in banks...

Interior nominee Zinke urges array of uses for federal lands

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 10:58am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:30am

WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump's choice for interior secretary says the nation's vast federal lands should be used for a variety of purposes, from hiking, hunting,...

Norway defends mass murderer Breivik's prison conditions

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 10:54am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:15am

OSLO — Norway on Tuesday defended the prison conditions under which mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik is being held.

The state attorney presented its closing...

The Latest: Report: Gunman was on wanted list in Uzbekistan

By The Canadian Press January 17, 2017 - 10:31am Updated: January 17, 2017 - 11:00am

ISTANBUL — The Latest on the arrest of Istanbul nightclub gunman (all times local):

7:20 p.m.

Turkey's state-run news agency says the gunman who carried out the...

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