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Nativity features Trayvon Martin instead of Jesus

Updated: 12/29/2013 - A Southern California church nativity scene is featuring a bloody Trayvon Martin in place of the infant Jesus in an effort to stir a community conversation about gun violence.

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Charges in death of pregnant girl

Updated: 12/29/2013 - Suburban Chicago police investigating the Christmas Day fatal shooting of a pregnant teenager have charged her boyfriend and his brother with first-degree murder.

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Libyan militia threatens to cut gas deliveries

Posted: 12/29/2013 - A Libyan militia that shut down most of the country's oil terminals for months threatened Sunday to cut off natural gas deliveries to the capital, potentially imperiling the power supply in a serious escalation of its standoff with the central government.

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Worker abuse by diplomats a problem, advocates say

Posted: 12/29/2013 - The arrest of an Indian consular official in New York accused of forcing her maid to toil for little pay has highlighted a problem advocates say is all too common - workers for foreign governments who bring along the baggage of human trafficking to the U.S.

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ESPN's Fowler tweets needed Heimlich from Palmer

Posted: 12/29/2013 - ESPN's Chris Fowler posts on his Twitter account that he needed broadcast partner Jesse Palmer to perform the Heimlich maneuver on him during halftime of the Pinstripe Bowl to avoid choking on a chicken sandwich.

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Federal health market surpasses 1 million signups

Posted: 12/29/2013 - The Obama administration says that following a December surge more than 1.1 million people have now enrolled for health insurance through the federal government's improved website

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Activists: Syrian airstrike kills 21 in Aleppo

Posted: 12/28/2013 - A Syrian government airstrike hit a crowded vegetable market in a rebel-held neighborhood of the northern city of Aleppo on Saturday, shattering cars and storefronts and killing at least 21 people, activists said.

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Christmas tree of bottles sparkles in Lithuania

Posted: 12/28/2013 - Here's a recycling project just for the holidays: A 4-meter (13.2-feet) tall Christmas tree made of 1,100 empty bottles of champagne and sparkling water.

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Egypt: 5 killed as police clash with protesters

Posted: 12/27/2013 - With water cannons and tear gas, Egyptian riot police battled on Friday with hundreds of rock-throwing supporters of ousted ex-President Mohammed Morsi in clashes across the country that left five dead, according to officials.

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Police file on Newtown yields chilling portrait

Posted: 12/27/2013 - Connecticut police released thousands of pages Friday from their investigation into the Newtown massacre, providing the most detailed and disturbing picture yet of the rampage and Adam Lanza's fascination with murder, while also depicting school employees' brave and clearheaded attempts to protect the children

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Officials: Iran talks hit bump over enrichment

Posted: 12/27/2013 - Iran is taking steps to improve its ability to speed up uranium enrichment that could delay implementation of a nuclear deal with six world powers because Tehran's moves are opposed by the United States and its allies.

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Hollywood poised for best-ever box-office year

Posted: 12/27/2013 - Despite a string of summertime flops, Hollywood is expected to have a banner year at the domestic box office, coming in just shy of $11 billion, the largest annual take ever. But because of higher ticket prices, actual attendance at North American theaters remained flat after a decade of decline.

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Lebanon bombing kills 5, including ex-minister

Posted: 12/27/2013 - The state news agency says a bombing in central Beirut has killed five people, including a senior aide to former Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri.

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Obama signs bipartisan budget bill, defense bill

Posted: 12/26/2013 - Rounding out a tough and frustrating year, President Barack Obama signed a bipartisan budget deal Thursday easing spending cuts and a defense bill cracking down on sexual assault in the military, as the president and Congress began pivoting to the midterm election year ahead.

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Poll: Americans hopeful for a better year

Posted: 12/26/2013 - Large number of Americans see 2013 as anything but a banner year and aren't reluctant to wave goodbye on New Year's Eve, a new AP-Times Square poll says, reflecting anxiety stretching from the corridors of power in Washington to corporate boardrooms, statehouses, and city and town halls.

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Obama signs sweeping defense bill

Posted: 12/26/2013 - President Barack Obama has signed into law a comprehensive defense bill that cracks down on sexual assault in the military.

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