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Dutch Teen Sailor Reportedly Found in Caribbean

National broadcaster NOS and newspaper De Volkskrant say police on the island have tracked her down days after she ran away from home, leaving her boat behind.

NFL to Ask Players to Donate Brains for Study

The NFL is partnering with Boston University brain researchers who have been critical of the league's stance on concussions, The Associated Press has learned.

Dutch Police: Young Sailor Laura Dekker Disappears

A teenage Dutch sailor who made headlines when she went to court to fight for the right to sail solo around the world has disappeared, police said Sunday.

Storm's Snow Assault Heads Up East Coast

A slow-moving storm that blanketed swaths of the mid-Atlantic with nearly 2 feet of snow headed northward Sunday, continuing its assault on the East Coast after causing at least five deaths.

California City's Police to Wear Head-Mounted Cameras

Police in California are testing head-mounted cameras to record interactions with the public.

Lockerbie Bomber's Health 'Deteriorating,' Hospital Says

Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset al-Megrahi's health is deteriorating, according to a Libyan hospital source.

Scotland Yard Warns London of Possible Mumbai-Style Attack

Scotland Yard has warned businesses in London to expect a Mumbai-style attack on the capital.

Iran Admits Prisoners Were Beaten to Death by Jailers

After months of denials, Iran acknowledged Saturday that at least three people detained in the country's postelection turmoil were beaten to death by their jailers.

U.S. Hits Al Qaeda in Yemen

Sources say president ordered missile attacks, escalating administration's fight against terror organization• U.S. Officials: Arrests in Africa Link Al Qaeda and Drugs