Aaron Hernandez expected in court as murder trial nears
oaoa.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:09:20 -0600
BOSTON (AP) — Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez is expected in a Boston courtroom for a pretrial hearing in his upcoming double murder trial.
Malaysia urges Muslim world to help oppressed Rohingya
oaoa.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:28:00 -0600
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia on Thursday urged an organization of Islamic nations to help end the persecution of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority, while Indonesia offered to be a facilitat
Djokovic out in 2nd-round upset loss to Istomin in Australia
oaoa.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:48:13 -0600
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic won't be setting the Australian Open record for most men's titles this year, after a shocking second-round loss to wild-card entry Denis Istomin.
The Latest: Report: Avalanche survivor saved by going to car
oaoa.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:28:56 -0600
MILAN (AP) — The Latest on the avalanche that buried a hotel in central Italy (all times local):
Gambian leader told to cede power or be forced out
oaoa.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 03:08:16 -0600
BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Gambia's defeated President Yahya Jammeh must cede power by noon Friday or he will be dislodged by a regional force that has already moved into the country, West African officia
Timing of Mexico drug lord’s extradition seen as political
oaoa.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:09:21 -0600
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's abrupt exit to face charges in the U.S. marks the end of an era in which he was Mexico's most notorious drug cartel boss and, for some, the stuff of folk
Japan says isle name on 2018 Olympic website ‘unacceptable.”
oaoa.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 03:05:51 -0600
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida says it is "unacceptable" that the official website for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics refers to disputed isles in the Sea of Japan under the South K
Analysis: Trump to take oath of office amid deep uncertainty
oaoa.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:32:55 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — Just before noon, Donald Trump will stand in front of the U.S. Capitol, place his hand on Abraham Lincoln's Bible and take the oath of office as the next president of the United Stat
Farmers battered by Thailand floods find a golden upside
oaoa.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:09:33 -0600
BANG SAPHAN, Thailand (AP) — Nature regularly taunts the farmers of Thailand by flooding their fields, but this time she's tossed some of them a potential safety net: the chance to pan for gold.
Protesters, Trump supporters clash outside ‘DeploraBall’
oaoa.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:27:16 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — Protesters and supporters of President-elect Donald Trump clashed outside a pro-Trump event in Washington the night before his inauguration. Police used chemical spray on some protes
From IS to government control, Syrians left with few choices
oaoa.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:42:26 -0600
SAFIRA, Syria (AP) — Carrying her four-year-old son, Elham Saleh walked all night behind a smuggler, navigating land mines through Islamic State group- and rebel-held territory in northern Syria.
Protesters planning to disrupt Donald Trump’s big day
oaoa.com / Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:38:33 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to fill the nation's capital for the inauguration of Donald Trump, and while the majority of those expected in Washington on Friday will
Iran: 30 firefighters killed in collapse of Tehran high-rise
oaoa.com / Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:53:54 -0600
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A high-rise building in Tehran engulfed by a fire collapsed on Thursday, killing at least 30 firefighters and injuring some 75 people, state media reported.
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