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  • Fiat and Chrysler to build 3 Jeep models in China

    19 Apr 2014 at 12:37pm
    FILE - In this July 1, 2012 file photo, Jeeps sit for sale at a Chrysler dealership in Springfield, Ill. Fiat and Chrysler announced an agreement Saturday, April 19, 2014, that they will build three new Jeep models in China for the local market, the biggest for Jeeps outside the U.S. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)ROME (AP) ? Fiat and Chrysler announced plans Saturday to build three new Jeep models in China for that market, the biggest for the vehicles outside the United States, as they attempt to boost sales in a country where they lag behind their competi...
     
  • Golden eagle found in Wyo. tied for second-oldest

    19 Apr 2014 at 12:37pm
    SHERIDAN, Wyo. (AP) ? A golden eagle that was apparently electrocuted near Sheridan was more than 30 years old, which ties the record for second-oldest in the species that has ever been tagged in North America, Wyoming wildlife officials said.
     
  • Guinea to cancel BSG Resources-Vale mining rights

    19 Apr 2014 at 12:32pm
    CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) ? The government of Guinea says it plans to revoke the mining rights to one of the largest untapped iron ore deposits in the world, following a watchdog's recommendation.
     
  • Heat open quest for another title vs Bobcats

    19 Apr 2014 at 12:30pm
    FILE - In this June 18, 2013 file photo, San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker, right, and Miami Heat small forward LeBron James collide during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA Finals in Miami. A rematch of last year's thrilling NBA Finals finish is possible, but the Spurs and Heat would have to get through tough paths to get there. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)MIAMI (AP) ? If the Miami Heat are going to watch their season and reign atop the NBA end at the hands of the Charlotte Bobcats, then fates of the franchises will have to change in a hurry.
     
  • Federer, Wawrinka into all-Swiss Monte Carlo final

    19 Apr 2014 at 12:26pm
    Switzerland's Roger Federer reacts during his Monte-Carlo ATP Masters Series Tournament tennis match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic, who he beat 7-5, 6-2, on April 19, 2014 in MonacoMonte Carlo (Monaco) (AFP) - Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka eased into the Monte Carlo Masters final on Saturday, setting up the first all-Swiss title showdown in 14 years. Federer, who has never won the trophy in the principality, beat Nova...
     
  • Everest avalanche a reminder of risks Sherpas face

    19 Apr 2014 at 12:20pm
    Mother of Nepalese mountaineer Ang Kaji Sherpa, killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest, holds prayers beads in her hand and cries while she waits for his body at Sherpa Monastery in Katmandu, Nepal, Saturday, April 19, 2014. Search teams recovered a 13th body Saturday from the snow and ice covering a dangerous climbing pass on Mount Everest, where an avalanche a day earlier swept over a group of Sherpa guides in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. The Sherpa people are one of the main ethnic groups in Nepal's alpine region, and many make their living as climbing guides on Everest and other Himalayan peaks. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) ? The rescuers moved quickly, just minutes after the first block of ice tore loose from Mount Everest and started an avalanche that roared down the mountain, ripping through teams of guides hauling gear.
     
  • Furyk, Martin join Choi atop leaderboard

    19 Apr 2014 at 12:12pm
    Jim Furyk reacts after missing a birdie putt on the seventh green during the second round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Saturday, April 19, 2014. Play was suspended during the second round Friday due to weather and resumed today. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) ? Jim Furyk finished off a second-round 66 Saturday to join K.J. Choi and Ben Martin tied for the lead halfway through the rain-delayed RBC Heritage.
     
  • French journalists free after 10-month Syria hostage ordeal

    19 Apr 2014 at 12:09pm
    A screengrab taken on April 19, 2014, from a video released by Dogan News Agency shows shows (from left to right) Edouard Elias, Didier Francois, Pierre Torres and Nicolas Henin arriving at the Mehmet Akif Inan hospital in TurkeyFour French journalists taken hostage in Syria last year were freed on Saturday after a 10-month ordeal in the world's most dangerous country for the media. French President Francois Hollande announced the release of Edouard Elias, Didier Francois...
     
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