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Ashley Wagner of the United States blows a kiss to spectators as she waits for her results after competing in the women's team short program figure skating competition at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, in Sochi, Russia. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, Pool)

Olympians bestow Sochi smooches

Their fans, their teammates, their significant others — even their medals. Winter Olympians have bestowed Sochi smooches on all of them. Here’s a look at athletes puckering up at the 2014 Olympics. Copyright 2014 The […]

02/12/2014

FILE - In this Jan. 17, 1994 file photo, the Santa Monica Freeway has split and collapsed over La Cienega Boulevard following the Northridge quake in the predawn hours. The Jan. 17, 1994 Northridge earthquake caused death and destruction over a wide area of Southern California. While the state has made strides in retrofitting freeways and hospitals, work remains to strengthen concrete buildings and housing with underground parking. (AP Photo/Eric Draper, File)

Northridge Earthquake anniversary (PHOTO GALLERY)

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – It was 20 years ago today that Southern Californians were jolted out of their sleep by the magnitude-6.7 Northridge Earthquake, and several events will be held to look back on the […]

01/17/2014

People watch and photograph enormous waves as they break on Porthcawl Harbour, South Wales, Monday Jan. 6, 2014.  Residents along Britain's coasts braced for more flooding as strong winds, rain and high tides lashed the country. (AP Photo/PA, Ben Birchall, File)

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People watch and photograph enormous waves as they break on Porthcawl Harbour, South Wales, Monday Jan. 6, 2014. Residents along Britain’s coasts braced for more flooding as strong winds, rain and high tides lashed the […]

01/09/2014

Fireworks explode at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre over the Victoria Harbor during New Year's Eve to celebrate the start of 2014 in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014 (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

Revelers around the world ring in 2014

From huge street parties and fireworks displays in Sydney and Jakarta, to quiet moments of prayer in a Buddhist temple in Tokyo, people are welcoming in 2014. Here’s a gallery of images from New Year’s […]

12/31/2013

In this Jan. 4, 2013, photo provided by the Holmes family, Tammy Holmes, second from left, and her grandchildren, two-year-old Charlotte Walker, left, four-year-old Esther Walker, third from left, nine-year-old Liam Walker, eleven-year-old Matilda, second from right, and six-year-old Caleb Walker, right, take refuge under a jetty as a wildfire rages near-by  in the Tasmanian town of Dunalley, east of the state capital of Hobart, Australia. The family credits God with their survival from the fire that destroyed around 90 homes in Dunalley. (AP Photo/Holmes Family, Tim Holmes, File)

AP’s Top 10 photos of 2013

How to sum up an entire year of news in just 10 photos? The very notion is daunting when we consider that the AP’s award-winning team of hundreds of staff photographers, freelancers and photo editors […]

12/20/2013