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Palestinians ponder succession after 11 years of Abbas

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Unpopular after 11 years in power, Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas is starting to face some open machinations from would-be successors, as his dream of negotiating Palestinian statehood lies in tatters.<p>One likely contender is believed to be behind recent claims — swiftly …

Israel

Nats announce deals with 2B Daniel Murphy, INF Stephen Drew

WASHINGTON (AP) — Second baseman Daniel Murphy's three-year contract with the Washington Nationals will cost the team only $8 million in 2016.<p>The Nationals finalized a pair of deals Wednesday, adding Murphy to the roster along with infielder Stephen Drew, who agreed to a $3 million, one-year …

Baseball

Tom Brady Injury: Updates on Patriots QB's Ankle, Ribs and Recovery

New England Patriots superstar quarterback Tom Brady suffered a high-ankle sprain after taking a hit from Ndamukong Suh and suffered bruised ribs against the Miami Dolphins in Week 17. However, he didn't miss a snap before head coach Bill Belichick removed his starters and has been cleared for the …

Football (U.S.)

2016’s Most Anticipated Movies: ‘Captain America: Civil War,’ ‘Ghostbusters,’ and More ‘Star Wars’

Now that our collective New Year’s Eve hangover has subsided, let’s look ahead to all the must-see movies of this year, from blockbusters to …

Microsoft Cutting Support for Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10

Good thing there are plenty of other browsers to use.<p>Anyone that's decided to stick with some older versions of Internet Explorer may want to …

Internet Explorer

Body Is Dragged for 6 Miles in New Orleans French Quarter Hit-and-Run, Police Say

New Orleans police are searching for the driver of a sedan who allegedly hit a pedestrian in the French Quarter early Friday and then dragged him …

10 Tips for New Drone Flyers

Drones are really a lot of fun once you safely learn to fly them. Here are a few important tips to help you get up and flying. I didn’t list them in …

Drones

Windows 10 hits 200 million devices in record time

Windows 10 had a good holiday.<p>That's the prognosis from Microsoft, which reports that the latest version of Windows is now on 200 million devices. A …

Charleston victims: 9 lives lost to family and community

<b>(CNN) —</b> They gathered at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church to study the Bible -- a small group, 13 people. Many were familiar faces. One was a stranger.<p>But it was unfathomable that this stranger was a killer lying in wait, a man who would kill nine churchgoers and church leaders in …

Charleston Church Shooting

Sony streams 'The Interview' online and makes Hollywood history

A bit of Hollywood history unfolded on Wednesday. And it might be a glimpse into the future.<p>The controversial Sony Pictures comedy "The Interview" was released on YouTube, Google Play, the Microsoft Xbox video game console, and a special Web site.<p>The movie, which started streaming online around 1 …

Want to save your favorite film? Here’s how to fix a scratched DVD or CD

So you let your buddy borrow your DVD of <i>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2</i> and now it’s scratched — guess they didn’t show Chris Pratt’s epic film the …

Chris Pratt

German street artist CASE, known for his hyperreal murals around the world, incorporates hands as a recurring motif.