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France captain picks 4 players for Davis Cup camp

Saturday, 5:46 AM

PARIS (AP) — Despite their poor results at the Paris Masters, France captain Arnaud Clement is sticking with his regular players for the Davis Cup final against Switzerland.

Soldiers vie for power after Burkina Faso president quits

Saturday, 5:45 AM

Anti-government protesters gather in the Place de la Nation in OuagadougouBy Mathieu Bonkougou and Nadoun Coulibaly OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Military factions vying for power in Burkina Faso after the resignation of longtime President Blaise Compaore met for talks on Saturday after an officer in the presidential guard said he was ousting the army chief of staff as leader of the transition. ...


For a man without a party, turnout is big test

Saturday, 5:45 AM

Independent senate candidate Greg Orman, right, talks with a supporter before a campaign event in Kansas City, Kan., Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)OVERLAND PARK, Kansas (AP) — Independent candidate Greg Orman, running a surprisingly competitive race for the Senate in Kansas, has based his campaign on his disdain for both major political parties. But the parties have something the Kansas City businessman could really use right now: an established get out the vote operation.


1 Dem Senate candidate welcoming Obama's help

Saturday, 4:59 AM

Michigan Democratic Senate candidate Gary Peters waves to passing motorists outside Chysler Group's Warren Truck Assembly plant in Warren, Mich., Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, during a campaign stop. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is finding something unusual in his late campaign push before Tuesday's election — a Democratic Senate candidate willing to appear with him.


Moore, Na lead by one at CIMB Classic in Malaysia

Saturday, 5:18 AM

Ryan Moore of the U.S. hits out of a sand trap on the fifth hole during the first round of the 2014 PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club in LouisvilleKUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Holder Ryan Moore and fellow American Kevin Na carded five-under-par 67s to grab a one-stroke lead after the third round of the CIMB Classic at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club on Saturday. Moore, who won the title last year after a Monday playoff against Gary Woodland, mixed seven birdies with two bogies, for a total of 12-under 204 in the $7 million tournament, co-sanctioned by the PGA and Asian Tour. Korean-born Na, a former Asian Tour Rookie of the Year, joined him at the top of the leaderboard with five birdies. ...


Golf-Moore, Na lead by one at CIMB Classic in Malaysia

Saturday, 5:10 AM

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 1 (Reuters) - Holder Ryan Moore and fellow American Kevin Na carded five-under-par 67s to grab a one-stroke lead after the third round of the CIMB Classic at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club on Saturday. Moore, who won the title last year after a Monday playoff against Gary Woodland, mixed seven birdies with two bogies, for a total of 12-under 204 in the $7 million tournament, co-sanctioned by the PGA and Asian Tour. Korean-born Na, a former Asian Tour Rookie of the Year, joined him at the top of the leaderboard with five birdies. ...

Investigators, Branson go to spacecraft crash site

Saturday, 5:58 AM

This image from video by KABC TV Los Angeles shows wreckage of what is believed to be SpaceShipTwo in Southern California's Mojave Desert on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. A Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded after taking off on a test flight, a witness said Friday. (AP Photo/KABC TV)MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) — Federal accident investigators are headed to a desert crash site where a winged spaceship designed to give wealthy tourists a high-altitude view of Earth broke up during a test flight, killing one pilot and badly injuring another.


Police: Masked gunman shoots man in Frankford

Saturday, 5:47 AM

Police: Masked gunman shoots man in FrankfordPolice are searching for a gunman who wore a Halloween mask when they say, he shot a man in Philadelphia's Frankford section early Saturday morning.


BNP CEO: French banks should pay only two thirds of bailout contribution

Saturday, 5:30 AM

BNP Paribas Chief Executive Jean-Laurent Bonnafe attends a news conference to present the company's 2014 First-Half results in ParisPARIS (Reuters) - French banks should pay only 10 billion euros ($12.5 billion) of the 16 billion they are being asked to contribute to a proposed EU bailout fund, BNP Paribas chief executive Jean-Laurent Bonnafé said in an interview in Le Figaro on Saturday. The size of contributions to the 55-billion-euro fund should be decided "as a function of their risk profile", he was quoted as saying, noting that European Central Bank stress tests showed France had "one of the most solid" banking sectors in Europe. ...


German pilots won't strike during negotiations with Lufthansa: Focus

Saturday, 5:03 AM

A picture taken with the multiple exposure function of the camera shows cancelled flights on a flight schedule board and the logo of German air carrier Lufthansa at the Fraport airport in FrankfurtFRANKFURT (Reuters) - German pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) will abstain from industrial action during negotiations with airline Lufthansa over pay and early retirement benefits, Germany's Focus magazine reported. A dispute between Lufthansa and the union has resulted in repeated strikes at Lufthansa this year affecting thousands of passengers. Shares in Lufthansa have lost 15 percent of their value over the last three months due to the strikes as well as concerns over Ebola. "We are currently in talks with Lufthansa. ...


Ebola costs encourage budget flexibility among U.S. Republicans

Saturday, 5:08 AM

By David Lawder and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Worries about Ebola are chipping away at some congressional Republicans' support for maintaining across-the-board spending caps on U.S. government agencies and the military. An increasing number of Republicans are speaking out in favor of Ebola "emergency" funds, which would be passed outside of the normal budget process, and would not require offsetting spending cuts or explicit sources of revenue. ...

Canada imposes visa ban on nations where Ebola raging

Saturday, 1:12 AM

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada will stop issuing visas to people from those West African nations where the Ebola virus is widespread, the government said on Friday. The federal citizenship ministry, explaining the move, said in an official document that "the introduction or spread of the disease would pose an imminent and severe risk to public health in Canada".