Roberts convinces Segedin to take 1-day paternity leave
Arrests disappointed, embarrassed, angered Notre Dame coach
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) ? Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said he had the same feelings a parent would have when he heard six Fighting Irish football players had been arrested in two separate incidents over the weekend.
Appeal seeks to overturn 'Blurred Lines' copyright verdictLOS ANGELES (AP) ? Attorneys for Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams are asking an appellate court to overturn a copyright infringement verdict against them over the 2013 hit song "Blurred Lines."
Factbox: Colombia takes grim count of war that drove millions from homesBy Anastasia Moloney BOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Colombia's government and rebels from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) announced late on Wednesday they had reached a final peace accord to end a 52-year-old guerrilla war, bringing an end to one of the world's longest conflicts. Colombia's president Juan Manuel Santos said on Wednesday that Colombians would decide to approve or reject the peace accord in a plebiscite vote on Oct. 2. More than a quarter of Colombia's 47 million people have suffered in some way as a result of the war involving rebels, right-wing paramilitary groups and government troops.
The Latest: Fewer casualties likely in quake damaged hotel
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Hope Solo suspended from national team for 6 months
CHICAGO (AP) ? U.S. women's goalkeeper Hope Solo was suspended Wednesday for six months by U.S. Soccer for disparaging comments about Sweden following the Americans' early departure from the Rio Olympics.
Colombians to vote on FARC peace deal on Oct. 2, Santos saysBOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombians will vote in October on a peace deal that could end 50 years of war with Marxist FARC rebels, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Wednesday, after negotiators reached a final accord at talks. "The plebiscite for peace will take place on Sunday, October 2 of this year," Santos said in a televised speech after negotiators from the government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) formally announced the deal in Havana. (Reporting by Bogota newsroom)
Colombia, FARC rebels reach deal to end half-century war
HAVANA (AP) ? Colombia's government and the country's biggest rebel group reached a deal Wednesday evening for ending a half-century of hostilities in what has been one of the world's longest-running armed conflicts.
Florida governor complains U.S. not doing enough to fight Zika
By Julie Steenhuysen and Zachary Fagenson CHICAGO/MIAMI (Reuters) - Florida Governor Rick Scott said on Wednesday the federal government had so far not delivered all the Zika antibody tests and laboratory support he had requested as the state battles the spread of the virus. On Wednesday, the Florida Department of Health reported a second non-travel related case of Zika in Palm Beach County, bringing the state's total to 43 cases. Federal health officials warned pregnant women last week not to travel to Miami Beach after Florida confirmed the mosquito-borne Zika virus was active there, becoming the second area in Miami to be affected after Wynwood.