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  Chipotle manager says she was fired following assault by former employee

The former manager wants compensation for her medical bills and lost wages, even though Chipotle says her termination was unrelated to the alleged assault.

North Korea marks 7th anniversary of Kim Jong Il's death

7-year-old with cerebral palsy left on OK school bus for 6 hours

Sri Lanka president reinstates Wickremesinghe as premier

Strike, lockdown shut Kashmir amid anger over killings

Alvarez stops Fielding in 3rd round for 3rd division title

Cowboys can prove they are real by grabbing NFC East title

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Cleveland Browns beat injury-plagued Broncos 17-16

Police visit 'Saturday Night Live' star after Instagram post

Student arrested for too many absences

Ovechkin scores, has shootout winner as Caps beat Sabres

James, Ball post triple-doubles in 128-100 win over Hornets

No. 12 North Carolina beats No. 4 Gonzaga 103-90

Father of Strasbourg attacker said his son backed IS group

The man described as the father of the 29-year-old suspect in this week's deadly Christmas market attack in Strasbourg says his son subscribed to the beliefs of the Islamic State group

Valdosta St. beats Ferris St. 49-47 for Division II title

Rogan Wells tied the NCAA Division II championship game record with five touchdown passes and Valdosta State won its fourth national title with a 49-47 victory over Ferris State

Watson leads Texans to 29-22 comeback win over Darnold, Jets

Watson leads Texans to 29-22 comeback win over Darnold, Jets

Mexico aims to boost crude output by 45 percent before 2025

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador is detailing plans to "rescue" the national oil industry by boosting crude production at the state-owned oil company by 45 percent before 2025

Rivers, Fresno State top Arizona State in Las Vegas Bowl

Pit bull attacks students inside Seattle school

Utah State routs North Texas 52-13 in New Mexico Bowl

Family of migrant girl disputes official story on her death

Girl who died fled intensely poor Guatemalan village

Texans RB Miller leaves game, Jets OT Shell carted off

Bradwell's 2 TDs leads Tulane over Louisiana-Lafayette 41-24

Bradwell runs for 150 yards, 2 touchdowns, Tulane beats Louisiana-Lafayette 41-24 in Cure Bowl

Man drops f-bombs over loudspeaker at children’s Christmas pageant

An Idaho man was caught on camera shouting curse words after his car apparently got blocked in the parking lot.

Trump visits Arlington cemetery for holiday commemoration

Trump visits Arlington National Cemetery for holiday commemoration

O'Rourke, other Dems don't want tent city's contract renewed

Rep. Beto O'Rourke, other Democrats tour remote tent city where 2,700 immigrant teens are being held at a cost of roughly $1 million per day

No. 15 Ohio State survives gritty Bucknell to win 73-71

Kaleb Wesson scores 22 points to send No. 15 Ohio State past gritty Bucknell 73-71 in tense finish

No. 1 KU tops No. 17 Villanova 74-71 in Final Four rematch

Dedric Lawson had 28 points and 12 rebounds, Lagerald Vick scored 29 and top-ranked Kansas made enough free throws down the stretch to beat No. 17 Villanova 74-71 in a Final Four rematch

Schofield scores 29, No. 3 Tennessee beats Memphis 102-92

Admiral Schofield scores 29 points to lead third-ranked Tennessee beat Memphis 102-92 to snap a three-game skid to the Vols' in-state rival

Genoa mayor says new bridge to be built by Christmas 2019

Genoa mayor says new bridge to be built by Christmas 2019 to replace the one that collapsed

German police arrest male suspect in Nuremberg stabbings

German police say they have a man in custody suspected in the stabbing of three women in the southern city of Nuremberg

Thousands brave snow to rally against Serbian leader Vucic

Braving snow and cold weather, thousands have rallied in Serbia's capital in an outpouring of discontent with the autocratic rule of President Aleksandar Vucic and his government

Trucker saves dogs thrown from vehicle on New York highway

A pair of beagle mixes are on the mend after authorities say someone threw them out of a moving vehicle on a snowy New York highway

Rare ‘tsunami fish’ spotted off California coast

Scientists believe the exotic fish hitched a ride from Japan to California in tsunami debris.

AP source: Wizards acquire Ariza from Suns for Oubre, Rivers

AP source: Wizards agree in principle to acquire Trevor Ariza from the Phoenix Suns for Kelly Oubre Jr. and Austin Rivers

Disney actor Stoney Westmoreland fired after arrest

Disney Channel actor Stoney Westmoreland has been fired after he was arrested for allegedly attempting to have a sexual relationship with a minor

APNewsBreak: Champion Red Sox owe nearly $12M in luxury tax

APNewsBreak: Champion Red Sox owe nearly $12 million in luxury tax for having baseball's top payroll

Man City back on top of EPL; Eriksen saves Spurs

Gabriel Jesus scored twice as Manchester City went back to the top of the EPL with a 3-1 home win over Everton

Report rips expensive decisions in California wildfire fight

A new report criticizes decisions made to stop a 2016 fire in California's Big Sur area that became the costliest wildfire fight in U.S. history

Metal shavings found in toddler’s intestines after eating Zarbee’s multivitamins, mother says

Samantha Andersen said she'd been feeding her 3-year-old the brand for months.

The Latest: Ukraine Orthodox OKs break with Russian church

Ukrainian Orthodox leaders say they have approved the creation of a unified church independent of the Moscow Patriarchate and elected a leader to head the new church

Baylor ties pervade rape case that sparked uproar

Local leaders say plea deal allowing former Baylor student to serve no jail times highlights outsized influence alumni play in shaping local criminal justice system

Indians send 1B Alonso to White Sox for outfielder Alex Call

Indians' offseason makeover keeps going with trade of 1st baseman Yonder Alonso to White Sox

Idaho test reactor is pivotal in US nuclear power strategy

A nuclear test reactor that can melt uranium fuel rods in seconds is running again after a near quarter-century shutdown as U.S. officials try to revamp a fading nuclear power industry with safer fuel designs and a new generation of power plants

Indiana governor says passing hate crime law 'long overdue'

Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb is pushing for Indiana to join the 45 states that have hate crime laws

The Latest: Zinke blames 'vicious' attacks for departure

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is blaming what he calls "vicious and politically motivated attacks" for his resignation from President Donald Trump's Cabinet

The Latest: UN climate talks agree on reporting emissions

Officials from around the world have agreed upon a set of rules to govern the 2015 Paris climate accord after two weeks of U.N. climate talks in Poland

Worries about ballot security overshadow disputed House race

Democrats and Republicans concede a do-over election might be needed in disputed North Carolina congressional race after warnings about the potential for voter fraud in a rural county went unheeded for years

Zinke resigns as interior secretary amid numerous probes

Zinke resigns as interior secretary amid numerous investigations, faults 'vicious' attacks

Ukrainian fighter jet crashes on landing, pilot is killed

Ukraine's military says a Ukrainian Air Force pilot has died when his Sukhoi Su-27 fighter jet crashed while attempting to land at a base in the northern region of Zhytomyr

Interior secretary Zinke to leave administration by end of year, Trump says

Ryan Zinke , the 52nd Secretary of the Interior, was tapped by Trump in December 2016.

Putin says rap should be controlled in Russia, not banned

Putin calls for Kremlin to get in to the rap game.

Spain rescues 2 minors crossing Mediterranean on truck tire

Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved two underage migrants who were trying to cross the Strait of Gibraltar afloat a truck tire

Putin says rap should be controlled in Russia, not banned

Alarmed by the growing popularity of rap among Russian youth, President Vladimir Putin wants cultural leaders to devise a means of controlling, rather than banning, the popular music

Kilde wins downhill marred by nasty crash involving Gisin

Norway's Aleksander Aamodt Kilde won by a large margin in a World Cup downhill that was marred by a nasty crash involving Swiss skier Marc Gisin

Poland's ruling conservatives strike strong pro-EU tone

Poland's prime minister and other leaders of the ruling conservative party, long seen as euroskeptic, have set a strongly pro-European tone at a party convention

US Official: 'End days' nearing for Islamic State in Syria

A U.S. military official says fighting against the Islamic State group in its last enclave in eastern Syria "is going very well."

‘Watch Ice’: Melting art installation aims to highlight climate change

The exhibit is made up of 24 melting iceberg pieces.

Russian policeman injured after discovering WWII land mine

Moscow police say an off-duty Russian police lieutenant has been hospitalized after a World War II-era land mine exploded on the side of a highway

Egypt announces discovery of 4,400-year-old tomb

Egypt has announced the discovery of a private tomb belonging to a senior official from the 5th dynasty of the pharaohs, which ruled roughly 4,400 years ago

Visitors evacuated, animals moved after fire at British zoo

A British zoo says a fire has broken out at one of its enclosures and that visitors were evacuated

US says new airstrike in Somalia kills 8 al-Shabab fighters

US says new airstrike in Somalia kills 8 al-Shabab fighters; at least 40 such strikes in 2018

Gisin 'stable enough' to fly back to Switzerland after crash

Swiss skier Marc Gisin was hospitalized Saturday and is in "stable enough" condition to return to Switzerland for more tests following a nasty crash in a World Cup downhill

AP Interview: Catalans on hunger strike speak before trial

AP Interview: Jailed Catalan separatist politicians on hunger strike for the past two weeks say their upcoming trial will be a platform to foster their cause for independence

Brexit debate needs a change of tone, Anglican bishops say

Brexit debate needs a change of tone, Anglican bishops say

Ukraine Orthodox leaders approve break with Russian church

Ukrainian Orthodox leaders on Saturday approved the creation of a unified church independent of the Moscow Patriarchate and elected a leader to head the new church, officials said

German rail operator, union agree on new wage package

Germany's rail operator says it has reached a new wage agreement with workers, averting the possibility of more strikes during the Christmas crunch

Largest known diamond in North America found

Take a look at the largest known diamond found in North America.

Russia claims US ignoring outreach on nuclear disagreement

Russia claims Pentagon ignoring efforts to work out nuclear treaty dispute

Some sharks learn to ‘hunt’ in the womb

Porbeagle sharks get a head start on becoming eating machines, according to new research.

Troops kill 7 civilians as protest turns bloody in Kashmir

Police in Kashmir say Indian forces who were exchanging fire with insurgents have fatally shot at least seven civilians when large crowds descended on the site of the gunbattle in support of the militants

Tear gas in Paris, but fewer protesters and bigger demands

A protest movement that has brought the French into the streets for five Saturdays in a row in a major challenge to President Emmanuel Macron lost momentum in its latest nationwide outcry

Sign-up deadline is Saturday for ACA health law coverage

Saturday is the deadline for ACA coverage in most of the country.

Nations at UN climate talks back universal emissions rules

After two weeks of bruising negotiations, officials from almost 200 countries have agreed on universal, transparent rules that will govern efforts to cut emissions and curb global warming

Former homeless veteran accused in $400,000 GoFundMe fraud released from jail

A judge has ordered a man accused in an alleged GoFundMe scam to be released from jail.

Westbrook, Murray tussle as Nuggets beat Thunder 109-98

Nikola Jokic scored 24 points, Jamal Murray had 19 and the Denver Nuggets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 109-98 after Murray and Russell Westbrook had a heated exchange

Somalia uproar continues after former al-Shabab No. 2 seized

Somalia uproar goes on after former al-Shabab leader-turned-candidate arrested; AU denies role

Lillard scores 24, Blazers hold off NBA-best Raptors 128-122

Damian Lillard had 24 points and the Portland Trail Blazers stopped a two-game slide with a confidence-boosting 128-122 victory over the NBA-leading Toronto Raptors

Curry, Thompson help Warriors beat Kings 130-125

Klay Thompson made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 38.5 seconds left, Stephen Curry added four free throws down the stretch and the Golden State Warriors ended the game on a big run after a sluggish start to the fourth quarter, beating the Sacramento Kings 130-

Nigeria's military lifts suspension of UNICEF activities

Nigeria military lifts suspension of UNICEF activities after accusing it of 'clandestine' work