Christian cartoon tract creator Jack Chick dies at 92LOS ANGELES (AP) ? Jack T. Chick, whose cartoon tracts preached fundamentalist Christianity while vilifying secular society, evolution, homosexuality, and the beliefs of Catholics and Muslims, has died. He was 92.
Rezoning decision means Paisley Park can open permanentlyCHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) ? A Minnesota city council voted Monday to rezone Prince's Paisley Park recording studio and home, allowing it to open as a permanent museum.
4-time Pro Bowl RB Arian Foster announces his retirement
MIAMI (AP) ? Four-time Pro Bowler Arian Foster says he can no longer take the punishment an NFL running back endures, so he is retiring midway through an injury-plagued season with the Miami Dolphins.
Obama reads mean tweets as part of Jimmy Kimmel show
President Barack Obama entertained Jimmy Kimmel's audience with some of the mean tweets sent his way, beginning with one sent by Donald Trump in August when he said "President Obama will go down as ...
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Friends recall Hayden as activist behind historic document
NEW YORK (AP) ? When news broke that Tom Hayden had died, many remembered him as the Vietnam War protester, former husband of Jane Fonda or the California legislator. But classmates and fellow activists at the University of Michigan still think of the impassioned and eloquent student who more than anyone shaped a signature document of the 1960s: the Port Huron Statement.
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Venezuela opposition challenges govt dialogue plan
Venezuela's government proposed talks to ease the country's political crisis after Pope Francis intervened, but an opposition leader branded it a ploy by President Nicolas Maduro to cling to power. Maduro had a private audience with the pope at the Vatican on Monday. The opposition MUD coalition later insisted it had not agreed to those terms, though it welcomed the Vatican's efforts to help.
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Maduro meets pope as Vatican steps into Venezuela crisis
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) ? Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro met Monday with Pope Francis as the Vatican took a more active role trying to defuse a tense political standoff in the South American nation.