• Convicted spy Jonathan Pollard and his wife, Esther leave the federal courthouse in New York Friday, Nov. 20, 2015.  Within hours of his release, Pollard's attorneys began a court challenge to terms of his parole. He served 30 years for selling intelligence secrets to Israel.  (AP Photo/Bryan R. Smith)

    Convicted spy Pollard is released from prison after 30 years

    NEW YORK (AP) — Jonathan Pollard was released from prison Friday after 30 years behind bars for spying for Israel, and his lawyers immediately went to court to challenge tough parole conditions seemingly designed to ensure he doesn’t spill any U.S. military secrets he might have left.

  • International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach holds a speech during the 44th European Olympic Committee general assembly in Prague, Czech Republic, Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

    IOC president: Russia taking 1st steps to fix doping scandal

    PRAGUE (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach proposed an overhaul of the World Anti-Doping Agency’s operations Friday, including the creation of independent testing and professional intelligence-gathering units to avoid the kind of scandals that have embroiled Russia and track and field.