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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After Tnuza Jamal Hassan was stopped from flying to Afghanistan last September, she allegedly told FBI agents that she wanted to join al-Qaida and marry a fighter, and that she might even wear a suicide belt.

She also said she was angry at

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NEW YORK (AP) — Drake wants to spread the love, and he's challenging his fans to do the same.

The new video for the rap star's single, "God's Plan," announces upfront that Drake gave away the $996,631 budget to film the clip.

He's been

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota woman accused of setting small fires on a college campus in a self-professed act of jihad had been on the FBI's radar for at least four months.

No one was hurt in the Jan. 17 fires set by 19-year-old Tnuza Jamal Hassan, who has

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Russian soccer players were protected from being caught doping under direct government orders that laboratory director Grigory Rodchenkov said he followed to ensure cheating was covered up as part of a far-reaching conspiracy.

Outlining his involvement in

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Point guards could run the show in the next Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class, with Jason Kidd and two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash among the 13 finalists announced Saturday morning.

Ray Allen, Grant Hill, Maurice Cheeks and Chris

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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Lionel Messi looks ready for London.

Barcelona's star helped set up two goals to beat 10-man Eibar 2-0 on Saturday as the Spanish leaders warmed up for their visit to Chelsea in the Champions League.


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LONDON (AP) — Misfortune comes in threes, so the saying goes, and West Bromwich Albion knows it well.

Capping a miserable week, West Brom was dumped from the FA Cup by Southampton, a 2-1 winner in the fifth round on Saturday.

The latest

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LONDON (AP) — Latvia's state broadcaster says the national anti-corruption agency has raided the office and a property of the head of the country's central bank, Ilmars Rimsevics.

LTV reported on Saturday that the raid took place on Friday. It aired footage

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico appeared Saturday to have escaped major destruction after a magnitude 7.2 earthquake rattled the country, but it rekindled fears in a population that still sees daily reminders of deadly earthquakes that struck five months ago.


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LONDON (AP) — The troubled U.K. Independence Party has ousted its leader after a scandal over racist messages sent by his girlfriend.

Party members voted Saturday to back a motion of no confidence in Henry Bolton. The UKIP party leader had faced growing

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