• Kiev's Derlis Gonzalez, center left, celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the Champions League group G soccer match between FC Porto and Dynamo Kiev at the Dragao stadium in Porto, Portugal, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Paulo Duarte)

    Dynamo Kiev gets empty stadium order for racist fan attacks

    NYON, Switzerland (AP) — UEFA ordered Dynamo Kiev to play two home games in an empty stadium after racist attacks on fans at a Champions League match.

  • In this photo taken Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 children play in a street in the village of Komsomolskoye, Dagestan, Russia. An epidemic of recruitment for the Islamic State group has swept through the predominantly Muslim Dagestan where young men and women are leaving for Syria, pursuing a religious ideal or trying to escape police profiling. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

    Russian crackdown on Muslims fuels exodus to Islamic State

    KOMSOMOLSKOYE, Russia (AP) — Security forces in Russia’s southernmost republic of Dagestan keep devout Muslims under surveillance, routinely raid their homes and haul them to police stations to give DNA samples and fingerprints.

  • Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department K9 Officer Mark Carrillo, with his dog, Benny, guard Union Station in advance of the Thanksgiving holiday on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

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  • This frame grab from video by Haberturk TV, shows smoke from a Russian warplane after crashing on a hill as seen from Hatay province, Turkey, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. Turkey shot down the Russian warplane Tuesday, claiming it had violated Turkish airspace and ignored repeated warnings. Russia denied that the plane crossed the Syrian border into Turkish skies. (Haberturk TV via AP)  TURKEY OUT

    Russian pilot rescued by Syrian commando unit

    DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A Russian military pilot whose plane was shot down by Turkey and crashed in Syria arrived on Wednesday at an air base in Latakia province after being rescued by a Syrian army commando unit, Syrian and Russian officials said.

  • Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov speaks to the media in the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015.  Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov cancelled a visit to Turkey which had been planned for Wednesday. (Maxim Shipenkov/Pool Photo via AP)

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  • Trader Kenneth Polcari works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. Stocks are opening modestly lower, following declines in Europe. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

    Asian shares lower on jitters over strife in Middle East

    LONDON (AP) — Stock markets mostly rose Wednesday as investors kept a wary eye on developments in the Middle East after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane. Trading was light ahead of the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday.

  • Chelsea’s Willian,left, scores a free kick against Maccabi Tel Aviv during group G Champions League soccer in Haifa, Israel, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)

    Chelsea beats Maccabi Tel Aviv 4-0 in Champions League

    HAIFA, Israel (AP) — Chelsea remained in the hunt to advance from Champions League Group G in easing past 10-man Maccabi Tel Aviv 4-0 on Tuesday.

  • Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez scores his side's third goal past Zagreb's goalkeeper Eduardo during the Champions League Group F soccer match between Arsenal and Dinamo Zagreb, at The Emirates Stadium in London, Britain, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

    Arsenal’s Champs League hopes alive with 3-0 win over Zagreb

    LONDON (AP) — Arsenal received a Champions League lifeline courtesy of Alexis Sanchez’s double and assistance from Bayern Munich on Tuesday.

  • Porto’s Andre Andre, center, reacts during the Champions League group G soccer match between FC Porto and Dynamo Kiev at the Dragao stadium in Porto, Portugal, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Paulo Duarte)

    Dynamo Kiev upsets FC Porto 2-0, in Champions League

    PORTO, Portugal (AP) — Dynamo Kiev upset FC Porto 2-0 on Tuesday to leave its Champions League Group G wide open with one game left to play.

  • Chicago Fire of MLS hires Valjko Paunovic as coach

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Fire have hired Serbian Veljko Paunovic as coach to replace the fired Frank Yallop.