IS group claims responsibility for London car, knife attack

LONDON (AP) - The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for an attack by a man who plowed an SUV into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death on the grounds of Parliament, and the investigation shifted Thursday to a city in central England long known as an incubator for radicalism. The attacker…

Parliament, Westminster Bridge attacks bring chaos to London

LONDON (AP) - An attacker stabbed a police officer and was shot by police on the grounds outside Britain's Parliament, sending the compound into lockdown Wednesday. Around the same time, a vehicle mowed down pedestrians on nearby Westminster Bridge. Authorities said they were treating the attack as a "terrorist incident until we know otherwise."

Iditarod dogs reach checkpoint without their musher

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Add sleep to the already long list of hazards in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.A video posted on the official race website shows a dog team that arrived at a checkpoint without a musher. "Now you've seen it all, huh?" a man in the video says. As the video scanned the faces of the mellow-mannered dogs, a man could be heard

Iditarod mushers begin nearly 1,000-mile race across Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - The world's most famous sled dog race has started, with mushers leaving Fairbanks, Alaska, and embarking on a nearly 1,000-mile trek across the wilderness.Ryan Redington of Wasilla, Alaska, was the first competitor in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on the trail Monday. The race has a staggered start, with a musher

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Pop superstar George Michael dies of heart failure at 53

LONDON - George Michael’s moment of liberation followed what seemed at first to be a time of deep humiliation. He was blessed with extreme good looks and an exquisite voice, attributes he used to become first a teenybopper heartthrob and…

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