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Nigerian Islamic uprising poses regional threat

NYC subways slowly upgrading from 1930s-era technology

Egypt group to register under restrictive law

Authorities ID woman shot by man who killed of 2 NYPD cops

NY farmers lament lost opportunity for gas riches

Iraqi Kurds push into contested northern town

Tunisians votes in historic presidential runoff

'Hobbit' goes out on top with $90.6 million 5-day debut

Correction: Rangers-Hurricanes story

Sunday's Sports Scoreboard

Florida authorities say 1 police officer shot and killed

Belarus' president promises help for Ukraine

2 cops ambushed, fatally shot in car; gunman kills himself

2014 frustrates US hopes for Israeli-Palestinian peace

Gulf stocks climb with Dubai gaining 9.9 percent

Pakistan makes arrests in Taliban school carnage

National coal mining deaths

US coal mines nearing record low in worker deaths

US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

Sierra Leone urges safe burials to stem Ebola

Tent city sprouts in shadow of downtown Detroit

Pope's role in Cuba deal fractures Cuban-American flock

States trying to lure lawyers into rural practice

Canadian man told to pay $1.5 million for credit card fraud

US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles

California puzzles over safety of driverless cars

Belarusian independent news sites blocked

Rising anger as Nicaragua canal to break ground

Egypt President awards medal to retired spy chief

Happy day: Elton John, David Furnish marry in England

Greek prime minister open to 2015 early elections

Palestinians throw stones, injure Israeli boy

10 years on, where did all the tsunami debris go?

Republicans fighting to hang onto Senate _ in 2016

Reaction to the fatal shootings of 2 NYC police officers

Australian woman charged with murder of 8 children

Novak's 40-yard FG lifts Chargers past 49ers

Obama says US can influence new generation in Cuba

Muhammad Ali hospitalized with pneumonia

Saudi oil chief: No conspiracy behind oil prices

No bail for man held in Spanish party HQ attack

Ex-mayor sworn in as Romania's new president

Video shows Boko Haram killing captives

Jordan hangs 11 after lifting ban on executions

Strong quake hits east Indonesia; no tsunami threat

Russia's sole independent TV forced into meager studio

Tourism suffers in winter of EU-Russia discontent

Gabon police break up opposition rally, 1 killed

Saturday's College Football

Saturday's Sports Scoreboard

Saturday's College Basketball

Taliban kill 7 Afghan policemen at checkpoint

Lauren Jackson returns from 11-month injury layoff

Israel arrests more from Jewish extremist group

Wright scores 17 as No. 14 Utah beats UNLV 59-46

Canucks' Hansen taken to hospital after hit

Oklahoma's rally comes up short in 69-67 loss to Washington

President Obama's Hawaii vacation: Day 1

Bomb blast kills 3, hurts 5 in northeastern India

49ers squander 21-point lead in 4th straight loss

Burns gives Sharks 3-2 win over Blues in OT

Paul, Griffin lift Clippers over Bucks 106-102

Flames-Canucks Sums

Tanev lifts Canucks over skidding Flames 3-2 in OT

Blues-Sharks Sums

Michael Brown's family condemns shootings of NYC officers

Jarreau helps Washington edge Oklahoma 69-67

Bucks-Clippers, Box

Numbers that tell story of 2004 tsunami disaster

No. 21 Mississippi State trounces Illinois-Chicago 73-36

Tsunami: Scenes of grief, viewed from van of death

Staten leads No. 22 West Virginia past NC State

Shepard leads No. 19 SDSU over Ball St, 70-57

No. 8 Gonzaga struggles past Cal Poly 63-50

Obama: No justification for murder of NYC police

Today in History

Gallinari leads Nuggets past Pacers, 76-73

Pacers-Nuggets, Box

A chance to breach divide for young in Cuba and US

Ellis leads Mavericks over Spurs 99-93

Rinne picks up 21st win as Predators beat Wild 6-5 in OT

Predators-Wild Sums

Spurs-Mavericks, Box

Blackhawks-Blue Jackets Sums

Flyers-Maple Leafs Sums

Panthers-Penguins Sums

Senators-Canadiens Sums

Hawks-Rockets, Box

3 killed in car crash on way to Mexico funeral

Korver leads Hawks over Houston 104-97

Felix scores 17, No. 9 Texas tops Long Beach State

Pouliot scores in debut, Pens beat Panthers 3-1

Johnson lifts Blue Jackets over Blackhawks in SO

Gallagher helps Canadiens beat Senators, 4-1

Rangers-Hurricanes Sums

Claude Giroux helps Flyers beat Maple Leafs 7-4

Hornets end winless streak vs. Jazz, 104-86

Rangers beat Hurricanes 3-2 in shootout

Islanders rally late, stun Lightning 3-1

Colorado State struggles in Las Vegas Bowl loss

Aldridge leads Trail Blazers over Pelicans 114-88

Spartans stunned by Texas Southern, 71-64 in OT

Tanguay scores 2 goals, Avalanche beat Sabres 5-1

Holtby, Backstrom lead Capitals past Devils

Capitals-Devils Sums

Eagles near elimination, fall 27-24 to Redskins

Avalanche-Sabres Sums

Lightning-Islanders Sums

Gruden praises RG3 after Redskins top Eagles 27-24

Trail Blazers-Pelicans, Box

Texas Southern stuns Michigan State 71-64 in OT

Jazz-Hornets, Box

No. 16 Oregon St women coast past Nevada 73-50

Connaughton, No. 21 Notre Dame beat Purdue 94-63

Police brutality protesters rally at Mall of America

Holder calls police shootings 'act of barbarism'

Meyers Taylor, Humphries race against men

North Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking

Kentucky scores first 24 points, beats UCLA 83-44

No. 23 Utah routs Colorado St in Las Vegas Bowl

No. 13 Iowa State routs Drake 83-54

2 dozen injured in southern Indiana bus crash

GOP to back 'The Interview' if it gets to theaters

Coyotes-Kings Sums

Kings score twice on PP to beat Coyotes 4-2

Protesters: 'It's not the time' for more Cuba ties

Chicago mayor's teenage son mugged near home

No. 9 Baylor beats No. 18 Michigan State 84-65

Theriot with 31, lifts No. 12 Nebraska past High Point 83-57

Hoosiers hold on to upset No. 23 Butler 82-73

No. 15 Georgia survives test from Furman 58-51

No. 22 West Virginia turns back Marshall 69-56

AP source: US seeks China's help after cyberattack

Officials: Missing dog was dyed to deceive

Panama's Noriega in prison 25 years post-invasion

Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin has aneurysm

No. 12 Ohio State loses 82-74 to No. 24 North Carolina

Oubre helps No. 10 Kansas beat Lafayette 96-69

4 teens die in fiery head-on crash in Pennsylvania

Judge dismisses suit by family saved at sea

No. 24 North Carolina beats No. 12 Ohio St 82-74

No. 1 South Carolina tops Central Michigan 80-45

Fort Worth firefighters use oxygen to save cat

Latest developments on the US-Cuba story

4 tied for lead in Dubai Open

Prosecutor: No charges in church disturbance death

Raul Castro: Don't expect detente to change Cuban system

Crime in NYC drops even as tactics draw criticism

Police: Man in elf costume charged with DWI

French police shoot dead knife-wielding assailant

Syessense Davis leads No. 17 Rutgers past Iona 66-58

Kenya to US: Our terror laws are better than yours

No. 7 Villanova rallies in 82-77 overtime win over Syracuse

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

US sends 4 Afghans back home from Guantanamo

Man kills self in police chase, injuring couple

Suns-Knicks, Box

Bledsoe, Thomas carry Suns past Knicks, 99-90

No. 11 Lady Vols trounce No. 7 Stanford 59-40

'Dragon Age' tops AP critics' best games of 2014

Amazon-Hachette feud headlines book news in 2014

Bold booty or sheer reveal: 2014 was big on flesh

Over and out: TV flops, exits and endings in 2014

2014 gave viewers great shows on-air and online

The AP's top 10 movies of the year

The AP picks its Top 10 theater of 2014

Year's top song is Beyonce, Sia's 'Pretty Hurts'

No. 4 Louisville holds off Western Kentucky 76-67

Year's top album is Sam Smith's 'In The Lonely Hour'

Bill Cosby's silence may be his best defense at this point

AP PHOTOS: A look at 2014 in the business world

Autopsy describes abuse by mayor before his death

Final goodbye: Roll call of some who died in 2014

Politics, shotgun marriage in government, war loom in 2015

Louisville F Harrell ejected vs Western Kentucky

Prosecutors: Fraudster used funds to freeze wife

Only thing even Rahm Emanuel can't fix: Da Bears

Top news of 2014 left public grasping for answers

California officer kills teen after machete attack

Burying the dead after Pakistan's school massacre

Haggen chain buying 146 Safeway, Albertsons stores

PGA: Golfer, 103, may be oldest to record hole in one

Liberia holds Senate vote amid Ebola fears

Obama's Cuba moves reflect Florida political shift

5 comedy alternatives to 'The Interview'

Egypt president meets Qatar envoy

Francis names new camerlengo

Congress finishes up, its members still grumbling

DWI charges for woman who sought driving job

Spaniards protest their nation's proposed security law

Falling oil prices worry Algeria

Big moves bring big hope for Chicago baseball

Aging white lion euthanized at Ohio zoo

Soviet threat to Santa? No way, said JFK in 1961

Sierra Leone peacekeepers to leave Somalia mission

Why the Sony hack isn't big news in Japan

Bombings kill 12 in Iraq

Texas ranchers seeking alternative incomes

Immigrants build document trails to remain in US

2 car bombs rock southern Sweden's city of Malmo