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The Latest: France: We'll keep fighting for Syria cease-fire

The latest on the high-level U.N. General Assembly meetings (all times local): 12:20 p.m. France's foreign minister says he will be disappointed but not discouraged if an agreement isn't reached in New York on a new cease-fire in Syria, insisting: "We will continue to fight." Given the "impasse" in U.S.-Russia ...

FILE - In this Aug. 31, 2016 file photo, Iraqi firefighters battle large fire at oil wells as they trying to prevent the flames from reaching the residential neighborhoods in Qayara, Iraq. A fire at one of Iraq’s major oil fields could hinder military and humanitarian efforts as operations to recapture the Islamic State stronghold of Mosul get under way. Black smoke continues to billow into the air from the Qayara oil field, damaged by IS militants last month as they fled the town. There are slow-going Iraqi efforts to contain the fires, but smoke and toxic fumes continue to pollute the air in the area.  (AP Photo, File)

AP Exclusive: Iraq oil fires could jeopardize Mosul mission

A fire at one of Iraq's major oil fields could hinder military and humanitarian efforts as operations to recapture the Islamic State stronghold of Mosul get underway. Black smoke continues to billow into the air from the Qayara oil field, damaged by IS militants last month as they fled the ...

FILE - In this May 19, 2016 file photo, Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery speaks during a news conference in Phoenix. Statements from the Arizona Supreme Court in equating diaper-changing to child molestation have left parents nervous that one day they will need an attorney more than a nanny. In Sept. 2016, Montgomery said prosecutors can distinguish between a possible molestation case and an adult providing care. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

Diaper change as molestation? Experts doubt Arizona charges

Statements from the Arizona Supreme Court equating diaper-changing to child molestation and the provocative social media headlines that followed have left parents nervous that one day they will need an attorney more than a nanny. A recent court opinion on a Tucson man's appeal of child molestation and child sex ...

UEFA president. Aleksander Ceferin, speaks during the launch event of UEFA Euro 2020 and the unveiling of the tournament brand and the London host city logo at City Hall, in London, Wednesday Sept. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

FIFA eases strict rules that guide appointing top officials

The strict rules FIFA passed in February to oversee its top officials seem to have been relaxed and do not need to be applied to the letter, months after the scandal-scarred soccer body hailed them as crucial to rebuilding trust following the corruption-tainted years of Sepp Blatter's presidency. Amid claims ...

Heat forward Chris Bosh fails physical, future in doubt

Chris Bosh has failed his physical and is not cleared to participate in Miami Heat training camp, a major blow to the All-Star's comeback plans and a decision that will likely add to the tension between the team and its highest-paid player. The Heat made the announcement Friday. Bosh has ...

Report: Germany hacked Afghan firm to help free aid worker

German weekly Der Spiegel reports that the country's army hacked a mobile phone company in Afghanistan to help free a kidnapped aid worker. A spokesman for the German Defense Ministry declined to confirm the report Friday citing security reasons. Der Spiegel reports that the German army's computer network operations unit, ...

France: We'll keep fighting for new cease-fire deal in Syria

France's foreign minister says he will be disappointed but not discouraged if an agreement isn't reached in New York on a new cease-fire in Syria, insisting: "We will continue to fight." Given the "impasse" in U.S.-Russia negotiations, Jean-Marc Ayrault vowed to fight for France's proposal to create a cease-fire oversight ...

162 bodies retrieved after migrant boat capsizes off Egypt

The bodies of 162 people had been pulled from the waters off the Egyptian coast by Friday, two days after a boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsized in the Mediterranean while attempting to head to Europe. Dozens more are feared dead, said Mohammed Sultan, the governor of Beheira, who provided ...

FILE - In this July 30, 2016, file photo, writer J.K. Rowling poses for photographers upon arrival at gala performance of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child," in central London. Rowling clarified on Sept. 22, 2016, that slain Ohio gorilla, Harambe, is not a part of her fictional universe. The comment on Twitter came after Rowling retweeted a fake photo of Harambe as a result on the Patronus page of her Pottermore website. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File)

J.K. Rowling: Harambe isn't part of Harry Potter universe

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has clarified that slain Ohio gorilla, Harambe, is not a part of her fictional universe. A new feature on Rowling's Pottermore website allows users to find out what Patronus they would use in Harry Potter's world. A Patronus is an animal used to ward off ...

Michigan quintuplets work first jobs together at McDonald's

Three 18-year-old brothers and their two 18-year-old sisters have landed their first jobs, together, at a McDonald's in Michigan. The non-identical quintuplets said they can usually get through a working day without any customers recognizing they are siblings. Leith, Logan and Lucas Curtis all work in the kitchen at the ...

McDonald's testing Happy Meals for breakfast

McDonald's is considering another addition to its all-day breakfast menu: Happy Meals. The fast-food chain says it will begin testing breakfast Happy Meals in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Sept. 26. The Happy Meals come with either two McGriddles cakes or an egg and cheese McMuffin. McDonald's says the latter option is ...

Police arrest man they say killed woman in hit-and-run

Atlanta police have arrested a man they say left the scene after hitting and killing a pedestrian with his vehicle. Police spokeswoman Officer Kim Jones tells The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (http://on-ajc.com/2cXoO8s ) that Javon Cedric Little of Atlanta hit 61-year-old Carolyn Teagle around 8:30 p.m. Thursday. Jones said Little briefly stopped ...

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras speaks during the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

IMF paints dark outlook for Greek jobseekers

Greeks can expect to struggle with double-digit unemployment for more than three decades, the International Monetary Fund predicted Friday in a bleak outlook for the bailout-dependent country. In an annual report, the IMF also called for more ambitious debt relief plans from the country's European creditors. And it said that ...

Atlanta Traffic from the WSB 24-hour Traffic Center

*Check this full list of crashes, stalls, and construction impacting Atlanta traffic, compiled by Atlanta's best traffic team. Report traffic issues to us at 404-897-7358. Hear our most recent traffic reports On Demand on our WSB Traffic Homepage, click under the WSB Team picture to listen.  Major Interstate Incidents: Cobb Co: Crash...I-285/sb (Outer Loop) south of ...

McDonald's testing breakfast Happy Meals

Parents in one Oklahoma city will soon have a new reason to coax kids out of bed. Starting Monday, McDonald’s will offer breakfast Happy Meals at 73 locations in Tulsa, according to Time. The breakfast-themed Happy Meal offerings include two kinds of McGriddles and an Egg & Cheese McMuffin. Kids ...

FILE - In this July 27, 2016 file photo, the Twitter symbol appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.  Twitter’s stock is soaring following a report that it may be moving closer to selling the business, Friday, Sept. 23. Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey has struggled to come up with a strategy to attract people to the messaging service, while Facebook and Snapchat race ahead in the battle for people’s attention and allegiance.(AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Twitter surges after report that it may be on the block

Twitter's stock is surging following a report that the social media company, forever struggling in Facebook's shadow, is close to a sale. The business channel CNBC, citing unnamed sources, said Friday that Twitter Inc. has received "expressions of interest" from several technology or media companies and may receive a formal ...

Fed wants to put new limits on banks' commodities activities

The Federal Reserve wants to put new limits on big banks' activities in physical commodities businesses, with an eye to reducing financial risks from volatile trading and transport of sensitive materials. The Fed's governors are proposing restrictions for banks' holding, transporting and trading of commodities like oil, aluminum and coal. ...

Port Authority executive director Pat Foye, leaves the Martin Luther King Jr. federal courthouse in Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 in Newark, N.J. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's former deputy chief of staff, Bridget Kelly, and former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey executive Bill Baroni are charged with closing access lanes to the George Washington Bridge to punish the mayor of Fort Lee for not endorsing Christie. (Viorel Florescu/The Record via AP)

Staffer: I told defendant mayor wouldn't endorse Christie

A former campaign staffer for New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie who now works for Donald Trump has testified he told a defendant in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case that a Democratic mayor wouldn't endorse Christie. Matt Mowers (MOW'-ers) testified Friday he told Christie's then-deputy chief of staff, Bridget ...

In this Aug. 25, 2016 photo, Tyler Hubbard, left, and Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line pose for a portrait in New York to promote their latest album, "Dig Your Roots. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP, File)

Getting deep, and growing up, with Florida Georgia Line

Recording new music had Florida Georgia Line, country music's carefree party boys, looking to the past. The duo's new album, "Dig Your Roots," embarks on a mature sound reflecting on family life and marriage, including sentimental tracks like "While He's Still Around," about Brian Kelley's father, and "Grow Old," which ...

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Sun Center Studios, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, in Aston, Penn. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)

The Latest: Kaine highlights Trump's comments about women

The Latest on the U.S. presidential election campaign (all times EDT): 12 p.m. Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine is highlighting some of Donald Trump's provocative statements about women, the same day Hillary Clinton's campaign released television ads doing the same. Speaking at a rally at a union hall in ...

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