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Smoke rises from buildings in Aleppo's eastern Karm al-Jabal neighbourhood on December 5, 2016A Russian army medic was killed Monday and two others seriously injured in rebel shelling of a field hospital in Syria's Aleppo, Russia's defence ministry said, blaming Western nations who support rebel fighters. "As a result of a shell directly hitting the reception area of the hospital, one Russian female military medic was killed," Russian defence ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov said in a statement. Konashenkov said the attack had "undoubtedly been carried out by 'opposition' fighters" and laid the blame at the door of Western nations -- including the US, Britain and France -- that have backed those fighting its ally, Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad.


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Anti-referendum militants gather in downtown Rome after Italian Premier Matteo Renzi conceded defeat in a constitutional referendum and announced he will resign in Rome, early Monday, Dec. 5, 2016. Italians voted Sunday in a referendum on constitutional reforms that Premier Matteo Renzi has staked his political future on. Banner in Italian reads "You wanted to change the Constitution? Goodby Bella". (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)MILAN (AP) — The Latest on the Italian referendum (all times local):


12/5/2016 7:39:17 AM

Rigging equipment is pictured in a field outside of Sweetwater TexasBy Karolin Schaps LONDON (Reuters) - Brent crude oil prices rose above $55 a barrel on Monday, trading at a fresh 16-month high, on rising prospects of a tightening market after OPEC members agreed on a landmark deal to cut production last week. WTI crude oil traded up 50 cents, also 1 percent, at $52.18 a barrel. "OPEC sentiment continues to support oil markets.


12/5/2016 7:38:58 AM

FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2015 file photo, Bob Dylan accepts the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year award at the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year show in Los Angeles. Dylan, the winner of this year’s Nobel Prize in literature declined the invitation to the Dec. 10 2016 prize ceremony and banquet, pleading other commitments. But the Nobel Foundation said Monday that Dylan has written a “speech of thanks” that will be read by a yet-to-be-decided person at the lavish banquet in Stockholm’s City Hall. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Invision/AP, File)STOCKHOLM (AP) — He won't be there in person but the Nobel Foundation says Bob Dylan has written a speech that will be read out at the traditional Nobel Prize banquet.


12/5/2016 7:37:24 AM

FILE - In this Dec. 9, 2012, file photo, New Orleans Saints defensive end Will Smith appears before an NFL football game against the New York Giants in East Rutherford, N.J. The trial for Cardell Hayes charged with second-degree murder in the April 9, 2016, shooting death of Smith begins with jury selection Monday, Dec. 5, 2016. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)NEW ORLEANS (AP) — One car rear-ends another on a Saturday night. People argue. It escalates.


12/5/2016 7:33:46 AM

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday that she was saddened by Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's defeat in a referendum over constitutional reform. "I am sad that the referendum in Italy did not turn out as the prime minister wished because I always supported his reform policies but it is of course a domestic Italian decision that we must respect," Merkel told reporters. (Reporting by Michelle Martin and Joseph Nasr)

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FILE - In this Dec. 21, 2015 file photo, FIFA President Sepp Blatter arrives for a news conference in Zurich, Switzerland. The Court of Arbitration for Sport is due to give its verdict Monday Dec. 5, 2016, on Blatter's appeal against a 6-year ban for approving a $2 million payment to Michel Platini in 2011. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader, File)ZURICH (AP) — Sepp Blatter says he has lost his appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport against a six-year ban by FIFA.


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NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has arrested a man accused of harassing an off-duty Muslim police officer previously commended for heroism.

12/5/2016 7:28:35 AM

Shavkat Mirziyoyev scored a comfortable victory in presidential electionsUzbekistan's interim leader Shavkat Mirziyoyev has won a crushing presidential election victory to succeed the late strongman Islam Karimov,official results showed Monday. Mirziyoyev's massive margin over rivals for the five-year term echoed the past successes of predecessor Karimov, who died of a stroke in September after 27 years at the helm of the commodity-rich country. "The dominant position of state actors and limits on fundamental freedoms undermined political pluralism and led to a campaign devoid of genuine competition," mission head Peter Tejler said at a press conference broadcast online from the Uzbek capital Tashkent.


12/5/2016 7:22:41 AM

Ben Carson is a retired neurosurgeon who in 1987 performed the first successful separation of twins conjoined at the headUS President-elect Donald Trump on Monday chose Ben Carson, the mild-mannered retired neurosurgeon who challenged him for the Republican nomination, to turn around troubled US inner cities as secretary of housing and urban development. Carson, an African American who is a religious conservative, has no background in housing policy but has cited his poor childhood in Detroit as a qualification for the job. "Ben Carson has a brilliant mind and is passionate about strengthening communities and families within those communities," Trump said in a statement.


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