'Spotlight' tops Gotham Independent Film Awards
NEW YORK (AP) ? The investigative journalism procedural "Spotlight" won best feature at the 25th annual Gotham Independent Film Awards, landing the first of what could be a string of awards for Tom McCarthy's acclaimed newsroom drama.
Warriors win 19th straight, 106-103 over the Jazz
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) ? Stephen Curry was held in relative check for most of Monday night. The reigning MVP and NBA's leading scorer had 16 points through three quarters as Draymond Green and other teammates did the heavy lifting.
Ravens win as time expires on blocked field goal return
UConn remains No. 1 in AP women's hoops pollTony Bozzella didn't want Seton Hall to just be a one-hit wonder.
Millsap, Teague lead Hawks to 106-100 win over Thunder
Conservationists flag legal action over Japan whale hunt
Japan was facing mounting condemnation Tuesday over its decision to resume killing whales in Antarctica, with conservationists saying it was open to another legal challenge. Australia and New Zealand have led criticism of the resumption of "scientific" whaling, with both expressing disappointment. "It's not scientific research, it's straight up commercial whaling, and it's been declared illegal by the International Court of Justice," said Nathaniel Pelle from Greenpeace Australia.
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Pope says fundamentalism is 'disease of all religions'
Pope Francis said fundamentalism is "a disease of all religions", including the Roman Catholic Church, as he returned from a three-nation tour of Africa in which he preached reconciliation and hope. "Fundamentalism is always a tragedy. It is not religious, it lacks God, it is idolatrous," the Argentine pontiff told journalists on the plane back from the Central African Republic.
Beijing air pollution reaches hazardous levels
Cities, counties demand action amid Illinois budget mess
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) ? Nervous mayors and county officials are piping up about the Illinois budget crisis, with one city even threatening to turn off the lights at a state garage because of an unpaid electric bill.