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In this combo of photos, Boston Red Sox players, top row from left, Jonny Gomes, Ryan Dempster, Mike Napoli and David Ortiz, and bottom row from left, Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Dustin Pedroia, David Ross and Mike Carp sports beards during a workout at Fenway Park Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

10 Things to Know for Today

(Associated Press) – Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that talked about today:   1. MORE TROUBLE IN THE U.S. NUCLEAR ARSENAL Air Force officials tell The AP that twice […]

10/23/2013

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama views stolen art objects seized by police in the biggest operation of the kind Tirana, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. (AP Photo/Hektor Pustina)

Albania: Hundreds of looted icons recovered

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian police have seized more than 1,000 religious and secular pieces of art dating from the 15th to the mid-20th century that were stolen from churches and cultural centers in Albania […]

10/09/2013

France boosts security at religious sites

PARIS (AP) – France is boosting security at Jewish and other religious sites after blanks were fired at a synagogue and police accused a suspected cell of radical Islamists of ties to a grenade attack […]

10/08/2012