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Russian cargo ship runs aground off southwest England

Dec. 18, 2018 8:21 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — A Russian cargo ship with 18 crew members on board has run aground off the coast of Falmouth, Cornwall, in southwest England, following bad weather. A spokeswoman for Britain's Maritime and Coastguard Agency said the 180-meter (590 foot) vessel "dragged her anchor and grounded" on the western...

Chargers TE Hunter Henry returns to practice for first time

Dec. 17, 2018 7:12 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Hunter Henry has been optimistic about his chances of playing this season, despite suffering a knee injury during offseason workouts. The clock started ticking toward his possible return Monday when the Los Angeles Chargers tight end took part in practice. Henry's return to the...

3 men die in cold spell in Serbia; schools close in Bosnia

Dec. 17, 2018 4:19 PM EST

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Three men reportedly froze to death in Serbia as a cold spell throughout the Balkan region slowed traffic, disrupted power supplies and closed schools in some areas. Serbian state TV reported that the body of a 48-year-old man who apparently died overnight was found in the snow in a...

Nebraska, Akron reach agreement on canceled game

Dec. 17, 2018 2:40 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska and Akron announced an agreement Monday addressing the Sept. 1 season-opening game between the two that was canceled because of bad weather. Nebraska wanted to play Akron the following day, but the Zips couldn't find a hotel for Saturday night and the Huskers said Akron turned...

1 dead, 44 injured in Switzerland bus crash

Dec. 16, 2018 10:47 AM EST

BERLIN (AP) — Zurich police say a tour bus on its way to Germany has crashed in Switzerland, killing one person and injuring 44 others. The dpa news agency reported Sunday that bus traveling to Duesseldorf from Genoa in Italy crashed at 4:15 a.m. south of Zurich, a city in northern Switzerland that is the...

Bus crash in snowy Serbia kills 3, injures 32

Dec. 16, 2018 5:47 AM EST

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — A bus skidded off the road and overturned amid wintry weather in southern Serbia, killing three people and injuring 32 others, police said. The accident happened early Sunday on the main highway in southern Serbia near the town of Leskovac. Police said the bus had Macedonian license...

Thousands brave snow to rally against Serbian leader Vucic

Dec. 15, 2018 3:19 PM EST

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Braving snow and cold weather, thousands rallied on Saturday in Serbia's capital of Belgrade to express discontent with the autocratic rule of President Aleksandar Vucic and his government. The whistle-blowing crowds marched through central Belgrade, some carrying umbrellas against...

Visitors evacuated, animals moved after fire at British zoo

Dec. 15, 2018 12:06 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — A fire broke out Saturday in an enclosure at one of Britain's largest zoos, forcing keepers to evacuate visitors and move animals away from the flames. Witnesses said the blaze broke out about 11:30 a.m. in the Monsoon Forest habitat area, with winds fanning flames in the building's...

AP PHOTOS: Urgency of climate talks seen in coal plants, ice

Dec. 14, 2018 9:16 AM EST

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — As politicians haggle at a U.N. climate conference in Poland over ways to limit global warming, the industries and machines powering our modern world keep spewing their pollution into the air and water. The fossil fuels extracted from beneath the earth's crust — coal, oil and...

Marine Corps says $3.6B for storm repairs at East Coast base

Dec. 13, 2018 8:22 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Marines from Camp Lejeune, N.C., were preparing for their upcoming deployment to the Middle East, they faced an unusual challenge: the beach they needed to train on had been washed away by Hurricane Florence. Using bulldozers and other equipment, they moved enough sand to rebuild a...