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Trump lawyer Giuliani rules out Mueller interview with Trump

Dec. 16, 2018 10:20 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — With a number of probes moving closer to the Oval Office, President Donald Trump and his attorney unleashed a fresh series of attacks on the investigators, questioning their integrity while categorically ruling out the possibility of a presidential interview with the special counsel....

Mom in toddler tussle video says she went into defense mode

Dec. 16, 2018 9:32 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A mother who had her toddler yanked from her arms by New York police in a widely seen video said in an interview published Sunday that she went into "defense mode." "In my head, I told myself they're not going to let me leave," Jazmine Headley told The New York Times. "I was so afraid. I...

French city honors victims of Christmas market attack

Dec. 16, 2018 6:39 PM EST

PARIS (AP) — People filled a square in the French city of Strasbourg on Sunday to show respect and sympathy for the victims of last week's shooting attack near a famous Christmas market as the death toll rose to five. French authorities said a Polish man died in a Strasbourg hospital Sunday, one of a dozen...

After fraud probe, new primary may replace GOP candidate

Dec. 16, 2018 5:33 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Legislation quickly passed by North Carolina's lawmakers this week would prepare a path for Republicans to dump their nominee in a still-undecided U.S. House race marred with ballot fraud allegations. "I think (legislators are) worried that Mark Harris might be damaged goods and they...

Brazil police say faith healer has turned himself in

Dec. 16, 2018 4:43 PM EST

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A celebrity faith healer accused of sexually abusing more than 300 women turned himself in Sunday to authorities in Brazil's central state of Goias, after spending almost a day as a fugitive, police said. Joao Teixeira de Faria, who is known as Joao de Deus, had been given until 3...

The Latest: Chicago Bears clinch NFC North

Dec. 16, 2018 4:33 PM EST

The Latest on NFL's Week 15 (all times Eastern): 4:30 p.m. The Bears have joined the Saints and Rams in the NFC playoff field. All three are division winners. The Cowboys remain in the NFC East lead despite getting shut out for the first time since 2003 with a 23-0 loss to the Colts. The Seahawks and Vikings are...

Williams, No. 12 Texas women pull away from Stetson 65-46

Dec. 16, 2018 4:09 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Danni Williams scored 15 points and No. 12 Texas overcame miserable long-range shooting to defeat Stetson 65-46 on Sunday. Williams took the first two 3-pointers, hitting the second early in the game, but then the Longhorns (8-2) proceeded to miss their next 16 attempts behind the arc...

Police: 2 men fatally shoot each other in Tennessee

Dec. 16, 2018 4:01 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee say two men fatally shot each other during an apparent drug deal in Nashville. The Metropolitan Nashville Police Department identified the men in a news release as 21-year-old Tyler Bradley of Smyrna and 18-year-old Tori Murphy of Nashville. The statement quotes...

Herren, Tabbs step up, carry BC past Fairfield 77-67

Dec. 16, 2018 4:00 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Freshman guard Chris Herren Jr. picked the right day to get hot. Herren scored a season-high 22 points and Wynston Tabbs had 20 to offset a rough shooting day by scoring leader Ky Bowman and Boston College beat Fairfield 77-67 on Sunday afternoon. Herren said he felt good shooting the ball...

Missouri football assistant arrested for missing court date

Dec. 16, 2018 3:39 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — An assistant Missouri football coach has been arrested for missing a court date on a traffic ticket. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports Vernon Hargreaves was arrested Saturday after a University Police officer discovered an arrest warrant related to a court date Hargreaves missed in...