• Chinese stock investors play cards at a brokerage house in Fuyang in central China's Anhui province Friday, Nov. 27, 2015. China's stock market fell sharply Friday as investigations into the securities industry widened to include two top brokerages. (Chinatopix via AP) CHINA OUT

    China shares slide as brokers investigated

    TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks were mostly lower in muted trading Friday, after Wall Street was closed for Thanksgiving, but China’s market fell sharply as investigations into the securities industry widened to include two top brokerages.

  • President Barack Obama meets with President Francois Hollande of France in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. Hollande's visit to Washington is part of a diplomatic offensive to get the international community to bolster the campaign against the Islamic State militants. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

    After Paris attacks, increased resolve for UN climate talks

    PARIS (AP) — Still gripped by shock and grief, Paris will play host to a long-awaited U.N. climate conference under tragic circumstances that none could have foreseen.

  • At left, in an Oct. 23, 2014, file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning calls a play against the San Diego Chargers during an NFL football game in Denver. At right, in a Sept. 29, 2014, file photo, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady points on the line of scrimmage during an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Kansas City, Mo. New England has little time to savor its fourth straight win, a 51-23 pounding of the Chicago Bears. Tom Brady versus Brock Osweiler just doesn't have the same Hall of Fame ring to it. Still, when Brady leads his undefeated Patriots into Denver on Sunday night, Nov. 29, 2015 the game will have plenty of significance. (AP Photo/File)

    Patriots-Broncos missing a key cast member: Peyton Manning

    Tom Brady versus Brock Osweiler just doesn’t have the same Hall of Fame ring to it.

  • In this Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, file photo, Baylor quarterback Chris Johnson (13) passes in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Northwestern State in Waco, Texas. Johnson is getting ready to become the third starting quarterback this season for the Bears, who on Friday, Nov. 27, play at No. 15 TCU still with hopes for a third consecutive Big 12 title. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

    No. 7 Baylor, No. 15 TCU rivalry intense with mutual success

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Both No. 7 Baylor and No. 15 TCU are banged up, with injuries to key players and coming off recent losses that kept their much-anticipated rematch from being the de facto Big 12 championship game many had expected.

  • Royals GM Dayton Moore to help with KC Christmas tradition

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The general manager of the World Series champion Royals is helping with an annual Christmas tradition in Kansas City.

  • This Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015 frame grab from video by Haberturk TV, shows a Russian warplane on fire before crashing on a hill as seen from Hatay province, Turkey. The Russian plane shot down by Turkey on Tuesday was operating over the Turkmen Mountain region in Syria's Latakia province, and one of the Russian pilots was captured by a rebel group that includes local Turkmen fighters. The Turkmen in Syria were among the first to take up arms against Syrian government forces, as Turkey lent its support to rebels seeking to topple President Bashar Assad. They have looked to Turkey for support and protection. (Haberturk TV via AP) TURKEY OUT

    Turkey-Russia spat over downed Russian warplane escalates

    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A tug-of-war over a Russian warplane downed by a Turkish fighter jet at the border with Syria escalated Thursday, with Moscow drafting a slew of economic sanctions against Turkey and the Turkish president defiantly declaring that his military will shoot down any new intruder.

  • Dolphins confident playing on road against Jets

    DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins sit in last place in the AFC East, winless in the division.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and France's President Francois Hollande shake hands after their news conference following the talks in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015.Putin and visiting French President Francois Hollande agreed to share intelligence information and cooperate on selecting targets in the fight against the Islamic State group, raising hope for closer ties between Moscow and the U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group following the Paris attacks. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, pool)

    Hollande, on Moscow visit, calls for broad anti-IS coalition

    MOSCOW (AP) — The presidents of France and Russia agreed Thursday to tighten cooperation in the fight against the Islamic State group, although they remained at odds over their approach toward Syrian President Bashar Assad.

  • Ukrainian World boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko promotes Hamburg's bid for Olympic Games in 2024 during a public training session at the airport in Duesseldorf, Germany, prior his heavyweight boxing fight against challenger Tyson Fury from Britain, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015. The title bout will take place in Duesseldorf's  LTU arena on Saturday.  Poster reads: Hamburg 2024, and : This is unique'. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

    Hamburg voters to decide on 2024 Olympic bid

    HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Leaders of Hamburg’s bid for the 2024 Olympics hope that a soccer scandal, unsettled costs and fear of attacks won’t dissuade voters from backing the German port city’s candidacy on Sunday.

  • A decoration hangs in an American grocery, in Paris, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015. It’s festive Turkey with a dash of melancholy for thousands of Americans expatriates celebrating Thanksgiving in Paris following the city’s worst attacks in recent memory. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

    In Paris, a bittersweet Thanksgiving after deadly attacks

    PARIS (AP) — The turkey will be dished up with heaps of sadness for thousands of American expatriates celebrating Thanksgiving in Paris following the city’s worst attacks in recent memory.