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Being Informed
UN chief urges Yemen combatants to seize momentum for peace
UNITED NATIONS (AP) U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged Yemen's warring parties on Friday to seize the momentum for peace and avert what could be the world's worst famine in decades.
Nov 2 8:27PM AP more : "Humanitarian Crisis "

Montana woman rescues wandering llama from Yellowstone park
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) A pack llama that escaped from a guided hike in southern Yellowstone National Park in August was rescued by a Montana outfitter last weekend, just days before most of the park's entrances were to close for winter preparations.
Nov 2 9:30PM AP more : "News Oddities "

Missouri Sen. McCaskill battles to survive in red state
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill has survived political near-death before in increasingly Republican Missouri.
Nov 6 11:57AM AP more : "Law & Lawmakers "

North Indian city breaks Guinness record with Diwali lamps
AYODHYA, India (AP) The northern Indian city of Ayodhya broke a Guinness World Record on Tuesday by lighting 300,150 earthen lamps and keeping them burning for at least 45 minutes on the banks of the river Saryu as part of the annual celebration of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights.
Nov 6 4:21PM AP more : "Asia "

Polish ruling party chief puts best face on election results
WARSAW, Poland (AP) The leader of Poland's populist ruling party on Tuesday hailed its showing in local elections as an "all-out victory" despite the party's failure to win mayoral races in any of Poland's large cities.
Nov 6 3:35PM AP more : "Europe "

Enjoying Life
Review: Lee Child has delivered another winner
Past Tense: a Jack Reacher Novel" (Delacorte Press), by Lee Child
Nov 6 4:55PM AP more : "AP Entertainment "

Bosch reluctantly takes on a partner in 'Dark Sacred Night
Dark Sacred Night" (Little, Brown and Co.), by Michael Connelly
Nov 6 4:20PM AP more : "AP Entertainment "

Author Liane Moriarty serves up laughs, thrills, surprises
Nine Perfect Strangers" (Flatiron Books), by Liane Moriarty
Nov 6 3:50PM AP more : "AP Entertainment "

Review: Streisand's 'Walls' strikes strident anti-Trump tone
Barbra Streisand, "Walls" (Columbia Records)
Nov 1 4:44PM AP more : "Media Insider "

Review: The Revivalists stumble badly on messy 4th album
The Revivalists, "Take Good Care" (Loma Vista Recordings)
Nov 5 7:15PM AP more : "Media Insider "