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North Dakota lawmaker sorry for mass email of QAnon video

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Republican state representative from North Dakota apologized for sending a video from the QAnon...

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Arab League head hopes Biden changes Trump Mideast policies

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The head of the Arab League expressed hope Monday that the Biden administration will change President...

Sports

Irving sits out seventh straight game as Nets host Bucks

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving missed a seventh straight game Monday and could rejoin the Brooklyn Nets later this week in his...

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Hendriks has full no-trade this year, then limited provision

CHICAGO (AP) — Liam Hendriks has a full no-trade provision through October in his $54 million, three-year contract with the...

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MATCHDAY: Leicester bids to go top of EPL

A look at what’s happening around European soccer on Tuesday:ENGLANDLeicester can be the latest team to take first place in the...

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Aldridge, DeRozan lead Spurs past Blazers 125-104

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 22 points, DeMar DeRozan had 20 points and 11 assists and the San Antonio Spurs...

Health

California becomes first state to top 3 million virus cases

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California on Monday became the first state to record more than 3 million known coronavirus infections.The...

Sports

Aldridge, DeRozan lead Spurs over Trail Blazers 125-104

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge had 22 points, DeMar DeRozan had 20 points and 11 assists and the San Antonio Spurs...

Health

Browns, Mayfield expecting to build upon 2020 successes

CLEVELAND (AP) — On their wild ride of an unforgettable, almost unimaginable 2020 season when Zoom calls, masks and contact...

Health

Wizards see a 5th consecutive game postponed by virus issues

MIAMI (AP) — The Washington Wizards are now assured of going at least 11 days between games, after yet another postponement...

Health

Census Bureau director to resign amid criticism over data

Facing criticism that he was acceding to President Donald Trump's demand to produce citizenship information at the expense of...

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Inauguration rehearsal evacuated after fire in homeless camp

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Capitol complex temporarily locked down Monday during a rehearsal for President-elect Joe Biden's...

Health

The Latest: Washington gov sets plan for vaccination sites

PHOENIX (AP) — OLYMPIA, Wash. — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has announced a plan to set up coronavirus vaccination sites...

Health

Yellen urges Congress to do more to fight pandemic recession

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen is calling on Congress to do more to fight a deep pandemic-induced...

Sports

Bucs designate Vita Vea to return from reserve/injured list

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have designated nose tackle Vita Vea to return from the reserve/injured list and...

Crime

Mexico's president continues to blast US investigation

MEXICO CITY (AP) — President Andrés Manuel López Obrador on Monday renewed his attack on the U.S. investigation of a former...

Sports

Confident Buccaneers defense reverts to form at right time

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady’s quest for a seventh Super Bowl ring continues, thanks to a young defense that’s regained its...

Health

Capela, Hunter propel Hawks past Timberwolves; MLK honored

ATLANTA (AP) — Clint Capela had 23 points and 15 rebounds, De'Andre Hunter scored 25 and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Minnesota...

By land and air, weather researchers track tornadic storms

NewsMay 16, 2019

SALINA, Kan. — For the first time in almost a decade, meteorologists from across the Midwest will track and intercept tornado birthing grounds as part of a large-scale collaborative research project. The TORUS Project, or Targeted Observation...

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Health

California becomes first state to top 3 million coronavirus infections

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California becomes first state to top 3 million coronavirus infections.

Health

Column: Stewart balances personal bliss, professional angst

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart is angry — what else is new? — and wants the record set straight regarding recent business...

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Garth Brooks joins lineup of entertainers at Biden inaugural

NEW YORK (AP) — Add Garth Brooks to the lineup of entertainers at the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.“This is a...

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Prominent anti-abortion activist Joe Scheidler dies at 93

CHICAGO (AP) — Joe Scheidler, the founder of the Pro-Life Action League and prominent figure in the anti-abortion movement,...

Sports

Packers get second shot at Bucs with Super Bowl at stake

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — All that stands between Green Bay and its first Super Bowl berth in a decade is the one team that...

Sports

Bills believe they're improved since Week 6 loss to Chiefs

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Quarterback Josh Allen spent the regular season leading the Bills to a franchise-record matching 13...

Business

Biden picks Chopra, Gensler for financial oversight roles

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden has chosen Rohit Chopra to be the director of the Consumer Financial Protection...

Health

The Latest: No. 21 Oregon men resume basketball after pause

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The No. 21 Oregon Ducks have been cleared...

Health

Harris prepares for central role in Biden's White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kamala Harris will make history on Wednesday when she becomes the nation’s first female vice president — and...

Sports

BC looks to knock off No. 16 Virginia Tech

Boston College (3-10, 1-6) vs. No. 16 Virginia Tech (11-2, 5-1)Cassell Coliseum, Blacksburg, Virginia; Wednesday, 5 p.m....

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Towson looks to sweep UNCW

UNC Wilmington (6-4, 0-1) vs. Towson (2-5, 1-1)SECU Arena, Towson, Maryland; Tuesday, 1 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: UNC Wilmington...

Health

Guatemala troops, police break up caravan of weary migrants

VADO HONDO, Guatemala (AP) — Guatemalan police and soldiers on Monday broke up a group of hundreds of migrants who had spent...

Crime

2 more Texas men arrested in connection to Capitol attack

DALLAS (AP) — The FBI has arrested two more Texas men for alleged crimes related to the deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol.Guy...

Health

Four Colombia players ruled out of match against the US

Four Colombians have ruled out of Monday's match against the U.S. women's soccer team because of coronavirus protocols.The U.S....

Sports

Nuggets' Porter expected to miss 10th straight game

DENVER (AP) — The struggling Denver Nuggets are expected to be without Michael Porter Jr. for a 10th straight game Tuesday...

Health

Biden says his advisers will lead with 'science and truth'

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — In a dig at the outgoing Trump administration, President-elect Joe Biden introduced his slate of...

Business

Canada urges Biden not to cancel oil pipeline on first day

TORONTO (AP) — Top officials in Canada want a chance to make the case for a long disputed oil pipeline to be built amid reports...

Sports

Staley's departure, free agent questions loom over LA Rams

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams' surprisingly successful season hadn't even been over for a full day before the task of...

Health

Biden, Harris take break from inaugural prep to mark MLK day

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two days from the inauguration, President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris pitched in...

Sports

Tennessee fires Pruitt, 9 others for 'serious' NCAA issues

The Tennessee football program is starting over yet again, this time after coach Jeremy Pruitt and nine others were fired...

Health

Blue Jackets hold on, defeat Red Wings 3-2 for their 1st win

DETROIT (AP) — Alexandre Texier and Pierre-Luc Dubois scored 1:16 apart early in the third period to give the Columbus Blue...

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AP source: Cavs move on without troubled Kevin Porter Jr.

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers are moving on from troubled and talented forward Kevin Porter Jr., a person familiar with his...

Sports

Bradley joins Phillies, urges new team to keep Realmuto

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Archie Bradley ingratiated himself with fans immediately after finalizing a $6 million, one-year contract...

Health

Coronavirus deaths rising in 30 US states amid winter surge

NEW YORK (AP) — Coronavirus deaths are rising in nearly two-thirds of American states as a winter surge pushes the overall toll...

Sports

Barrett, Randle power Knicks past struggling Magic 91-84

NEW YORK (AP) — Elfrid Payton's words at the podium Monday had to be sweet music to the ears of New York Knicks coaches and...

News

U.S. Census Bureau director Steven Dillingham is resigning after criticism over citizenship data.

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Census Bureau director Steven Dillingham is resigning after criticism over citizenship data.

Health

King Day service calls for nonviolence amid turbulent times

ATLANTA (AP) — Speakers at the annual Martin Luther King Jr. holiday celebration in Atlanta called Monday for a renewed...

Sports

Winthrop looks to extend streak vs Presbyterian

Winthrop (13-0, 10-0) vs. Presbyterian (3-5, 1-3)Ross E. Templeton P.E. Center, Clinton, South Carolina; Tuesday, 6 p.m....

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Indiana St. looks to extend streak vs Evansville

Indiana State (6-7, 3-5) vs. Evansville (6-8, 4-4)Ford Center, Evansville, Indiana; Tuesday, 1 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Indiana...

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Buffalo, Kent State meet in conference play

Buffalo (5-4, 3-2) vs. Kent State (6-3, 3-2)Memorial A & C Center, Kent, Ohio; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Kent State plays...

Sports

Henderson Jr., Campbell visit Hampton

Campbell (8-7, 4-4) vs. Hampton (7-8, 6-4)Hampton Convocation Center, Hampton, Virginia; Tuesday, 6 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two...

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No. 18 Bama, LSU put streaks on line

No. 18 Alabama (11-3, 6-0) vs. LSU (10-2, 5-1)Pete Maravich Assembly Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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N. Illinois looks for home win vs Ohio

Ohio (7-6, 3-4) vs. Northern Illinois (2-10, 1-6)Convocation Center, DeKalb, Illinois; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Northern...

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Childs, Bradley visit Northern Iowa

Bradley (9-4, 3-1) vs. Northern Iowa (3-10, 2-6)McLeod Center, Cedar Falls, Iowa; Wednesday, 1 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two senior...

Sports

CSU looks for home win vs USC Upstate

South Carolina Upstate (3-11, 3-5) vs. Charleston Southern (1-11, 0-8)Buccaneer Fieldhouse, Charleston, South Carolina;...

Sports

Missouri St. looks to extend streak vs Loyola-Chicago

Missouri State (9-1, 5-1) vs. Loyola of Chicago (10-3, 5-1)Joseph J. Gentile Center, Chicago; Tuesday, 1 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Miami, Syracuse meet in conference play

Miami (6-6, 2-5) vs. Syracuse (7-4, 1-3)Carrier Dome, Syracuse, New York; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Syracuse plays host...

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Broadway Jr., C. Michigan visit Toledo

Central Michigan (6-7, 2-4) vs. Toledo (11-4, 6-1)Savage Arena, Toledo, Ohio; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two senior guards...

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USC looks to extend streak vs Oregon State

Southern California (11-2, 5-1) vs. Oregon State (6-5, 3-3)Gill Coliseum, Corvallis, Oregon; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Shuler, Ole Miss visit Miss. St.

Mississippi (6-6, 1-4) vs. Mississippi State (9-5, 4-2)Humphrey Coliseum, Starkville, Mississippi; Tuesday, 9 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Jackson, Akron visit BG

Akron (5-3, 3-2) vs. Bowling Green (10-3, 6-1)Stroh Center, Bowling Green, Ohio; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two senior...

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S. Carolina faces tough test vs No. 19 Mizzou

South Carolina (3-3, 1-1) vs. No. 19 Missouri (8-2, 2-2)Mizzou Arena, Columbia, Missouri; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: No....

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DePaul looks to end streak vs Butler

Butler (4-7, 3-5) vs. DePaul (2-4, 0-4)Wintrust Arena, Chicago; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Butler looks to extend DePaul's...

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Florida looks to knock off No. 6 Tennessee

No. 6 Tennessee (10-1, 4-1) vs. Florida (6-4, 3-3)Stephen C. O'Connell Center, Gainesville, Florida; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

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Davidson looks to extend streak vs Fordham

Fordham (1-5, 1-5) vs. Davidson (8-5, 4-2)Belk Arena, Davidson, North Carolina; Wednesday, 1 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Davidson...

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Penn State looks for road win vs No. 22 Illinois

Penn State (3-5, 0-4) vs. No. 22 Illinois (9-5, 5-3)State Farm Center, Champaign, Illinois; Tuesday, 8:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

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Duke looks to extend streak vs Pitt

Duke (5-3, 3-1) vs. Pittsburgh (7-2, 3-1)Petersen Events Center, Pittsburgh; Tuesday, 9 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Duke looks for its...

Sports

Purdue faces tough test vs No. 15 Ohio State

Purdue (10-5, 5-3) vs. No. 15 Ohio State (11-3, 5-3)Value City Arena, Columbus, Ohio; Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: No. 15...

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Utah State looks to extend streak vs CSU

Colorado State (10-2, 7-1) vs. Utah State (11-3, 8-0)Dee Glen Smith Spectrum, Logan, Utah; Tuesday, 9 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Utah...

Health

NY gov explores buying virus vaccine directly from maker

NEW YORK (AP) — Frustrated by the flow of coronavirus vaccine from the federal government, Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday floated...

Business

Carl Icahn nixes charity bid to blow up ex-Trump casino

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — An auction house trying to raise money for a youth charity by soliciting bids to blow up a former...

Sports

Tennessee fires football coach Jeremy Pruitt over NCAA recruiting rules violations

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee fires football coach Jeremy Pruitt over NCAA recruiting rules violations.

Business

49ers promote DeMeco Ryans to DC, Mike McDaniel to OC

The San Francisco 49ers promoted linebackers coach DeMeco Ryans to defensive coordinator and run game coordinator Mike McDaniel...

Health

Kremlin foe Navalny jailed for 30 days; allies plan protests

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian judge on Monday ordered opposition leader Alexei Navalny jailed for 30 days, after the leading Kremlin...

Sports

Marshall OKs 4-year contract for football coach Charles Huff

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall's Board of Governors on Monday approved a four-year contract for new coach Charles Huff that...

Sports

Chiefs' Mahomes in concussion protocol after playoff win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs built a defense and signed a backup quarterback that were good enough to...

Sports

Phillies acquire CJ Chatham from Red Sox

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Phillies acquired infielder C.J. Chatham from the Boston Red Sox on Monday for a player to be named or...

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Inaugural event to celebrate resiliency of Black Americans

DETROIT (AP) — The resiliency, culture and heroism of Black Americans and the African diaspora will be the central theme of a...

Crime

Heavy metal guitarist photographed at Capitol riot charged

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A heavy metal guitarist who was photographed with the mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol and is accused of...

Sports

Louisville is No. 1 in women's AP Top 25 for 1st time

For the first time in school history, coach Jeff Walz has Louisville at No. 1 in The Associated Press women’s college...

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Trouble at home may change Biden's hand in Iran nuke talks

A lot of the characters are the same for President-elect Joe Biden but the scene is far starker as he reassembles a team of...

Crime

Woman accused of theft from Pelosi's office during riot

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Federal authorities are looking for a woman whose former romantic partner says she took a laptop from...

Health

Oklahoma reports 1,800 new coronavirus cases, 7 more deaths

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma health officials reported more and 1,800 new cases of COVID-19 Monday along with seven more...

Sports

POLL ALERT: Louisville moves to No. 1 in women's Top 25 for 1st time in school history; Stanford tumbles to No. 5

NEW YORK (AP) — POLL ALERT: Louisville moves to No. 1 in women's Top 25 for 1st time in school history; Stanford tumbles to No. 5.

Sports

MLB Calendar

Jan. 26 — Hall of Fame Baseball Writers' Association of America voting announced, 6 p.m.Feb. 1-19 — Salary arbitration...

Crime

Phil Spector's death resurrects mixed reaction from skeptics

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Phil Spector was viewed as a man with two distinct personas: The late music producer was regarded as a rock...

Health

Biden's test: Engineering economic boom in a partisan divide

BALTIMORE (AP) — When Joe Biden entered the White House as vice president, the economy was cratering. Job losses were mounting....

News

'Rooting hard for you': Will departure notes end with Trump?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Presidential traditions are usually known for their solemnity and carry the weight of future historical...

Health

Ex-Florida employee in jail after arrest warrant issued

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida Department of Health employee who was fired for insubordination after repeatedly...

Sports

Duke falls out of AP Top 25; Gonzaga, Baylor remain 1-2

Gonzaga and Baylor maintained their grip on the top two spots in The Associated Press men's basketball poll Monday.If...

Health

World shares subdued despite strong growth data from China

Stock markets got off to a slow start for the week despite news that the Chinese economy grew 2.3% in 2020 after a sharp...

Health

Man allegedly hid 3 months at Chicago airport due to virus

CHICAGO (AP) — A California man who told police that the coronavirus pandemic left him afraid to fly has been arrested on...

Health

Biden aims for unifying speech at daunting moment for US

President-elect Joe Biden will take the stage for his inaugural address at perhaps the most difficult starting point for a...

Business

Correction: Capitol Breach-Civil War story

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — In a story January 16, 2021, about Republican leaders invoking war rhetoric, The Associated Press...

Sports

Blend it with Beckham: Neville hired to coach Inter Miami

MIAMI (AP) — Phil Neville and David Beckham won Premier League championships together at Manchester United. They’re teaming up...

Business

Sen. Josh Hawley has new publisher for 'Big Tech' book

NEW YORK (AP) — Sen. Josh Hawley has found a new publisher after his book was dropped by Simon & Schuster in the wake of the...

News

Anonymous $40 million gift funding 50 civil rights lawyers

ATLANTA (AP) — The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund launched a $40 million scholarship program on Monday to support a...

News

Police command structure crumbled fast during Capitol riot

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol, many of the police officers had to decide on their own how to fight...

Business

AP Sportlight

Jan. 191937 — Nap Lajoie, Tris Speaker and Cy Young are elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in the second year of voting.1952...

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School choice lawsuit surge pushes possible high court fight

Vermont is facing at least its second lawsuit in four months over a voucher program that allows students in communities that...

Sports

Column: Brady moves on, making history with every throw

Tom Brady is one win away from the Super Bowl, two wins away from a seventh ring.If that doesn’t get you excited about the...

Health

Global Automatic Transfer Switches Industry (2020 to 2027) - Market Trajectory & Analytics - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 18, 2021--The "Automatic Transfer Switches - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been...

Business

Carmaker Stellantis shares jump in Milan, Paris on first day

MILAN (AP) — Stellantis, the car company combining PSA Peugeot and Fiat Chrysler, was launched Monday on the Milan and Paris...

Health

Military nurses, tests coming to help hard-hit Arizona city

PHOENIX (AP) — Exhausted nurses in rural Yuma, Arizona, regularly send COVID-19 patients on a long helicopter ride to Phoenix...

News

Russia ready for quick extension of last arms pact with US

MOSCOW (AP) — Moscow is ready for a quick deal with the incoming administration of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden to extend the...

Business

Hawaii PUC Approves Swell Energy’s Grid Services Contract with Hawaiian Electric

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 18, 2021--Swell Energy, Inc. today announced that the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission...

Health

Tennessee governor faces criticism for approach to virus

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — As their state faced one of its toughest months of the pandemic, Tennesseans watched Gov. Bill Lee’s...

Business

Global Ultra High Purity Silicon Carbide Market, 2020-2027 - Quantum Computing, Artificial Intelligence, and 5G Technology to Provide New Opportunities -...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 18, 2021--The "Ultra High Purity Silicon Carbide Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by...

Business

What Biden can and can't get from an evenly divided Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — So what does a 50-50 Senate get President-elect Joe Biden?Washington has barely had time to process the...

Sports

Idaho State looks to extend streak vs Sac State

Sacramento State (4-2, 2-1) vs. Idaho State (7-5, 4-1)Reed Gym, Pocatello, Idaho; Monday, 3 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Idaho State...

Sports

Norfolk State looks to extend streak vs Coppin State

Norfolk State (8-4, 3-1) vs. Coppin State (4-9, 3-1)Physical Education Complex, Baltimore; Monday, 12 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

News

FBI vetting Guard troops in DC amid fears of insider attack

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. defense officials say they are worried about an insider attack or other threat from service members...

Health

Japan's PM vows Olympics will be proof of victory over virus

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga vowed Monday to get the pandemic under control and hold the already...

Health

China economy grows in 2020 as rebound from virus gains

BEIJING (AP) — China eked out 2.3% economic growth in 2020, likely becoming the only major economy to expand as shops and...

Sports

Dallas faces Toronto for non-conference matchup

Dallas Mavericks (6-6, seventh in the Western Conference) vs. Toronto Raptors (4-8, 13th in the Eastern Conference)Tampa;...

Sports

Oklahoma City faces Denver, looks for 4th straight road win

Oklahoma City Thunder (6-6, 10th in the Western Conference) vs. Denver Nuggets (6-7, 11th in the Western Conference)Denver;...

Sports

Orlando takes on New York, aims to halt 5-game slide

Orlando Magic (6-7, sixth in the Eastern Conference) vs. New York Knicks (6-8, ninth in the Eastern Conference)New York;...

Sports

Utah faces New Orleans, aims for 6th straight victory

New Orleans Pelicans (5-7, 12th in the Western Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (9-4, third in the Western Conference)Salt Lake City;...

Sports

Chicago and Houston to meet for out-of-conference game

Houston Rockets (4-7, 13th in the Western Conference) vs. Chicago Bulls (5-8, 11th in the Eastern Conference)Chicago; Monday, 8...

Sports

Devils visit the Rangers after overtime victory

New Jersey Devils (1-0-1, third in the East Division) vs. New York Rangers (1-1-0, fifth in the East Division)New York;...

Sports

Pittsburgh hosts Washington after shootout victory

Washington Capitals (2-0-1, first in the East Division) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (1-2-0, seventh in the East...

Sports

Chicago faces Florida on 3-game road skid

Chicago Blackhawks (0-3-0, seventh in the Central Division) vs. Florida Panthers (1-0-0, third in the Central Division)Sunrise,...

Sports

Avalanche visit the Kings after shutout win

Colorado Avalanche (1-1-0, fourth in the West Division) vs. Los Angeles Kings (0-0-2, seventh in the West Division)Los Angeles;...

Health

Weekend Sports in Brief

NFLNEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady will take on Aaron Rodgers in a matchup of quarterback legends in the NFC title game.The AFC...

Sports

Still playing: Bills, Bucs risen from Super Bowl droughts

In the 1990s, the Bills buffaloed their way to four successive — if not successful — Super Bowls. No other franchise has...

News

Moon urges Biden to learn from Trump's N. Korea diplomacy

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s president on Monday urged the incoming Biden administration to build upon the...

Sports

Kevin Na has a big finish and wins the Sony Open

HONOLULU (AP) —The spoils at the Sony Open belonged to Kevin Na, a winner for the fourth straight season after coming from...

Sports

Williamson, Pelicans spoil Fox's big night in win over Kings

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Zion Williamson had 31 points and six rebounds, Steven Adams made a pair of clutch free throws with...

Sports

Clippers beat Pacers 129-96 for 1st 4-game winning streak

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marcus Morris scored a season-high 20 points to lead seven players in double figures, and the Los Angeles...

Sports

Saints' Brees exits playoffs, perhaps career, on sour note

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Nearly two hours after the New Orleans Saints' season had ended, Drew Brees stood on the Superdome field in...

Sports

Williamson, Pelicans spoil Fox's big night for Kings

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Zion Williamson had 31 points and six rebounds, Steven Adams made two free throws with 17.9 seconds...

Sports

Chargers hire Rams DC Brandon Staley as head coach

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Staley won't have to move that far for his first head coaching opportunity.Staley agreed to...

Business

Today in History

Today in HistoryToday is Monday, Jan. 18, the 18th day of 2021. There are 347 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in...

Sports

Lee's career-high 25 sends CS Fullerton past CS Northridge

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Vincent Lee scored a career-high 25 points with 11 rebounds and Landis Spivey scored 13 off the bench...

Sports

Brady, Bucs, end playoffs for Saints, Brees, 30-20

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tom Brady's best game in three tries against New Orleans kept the Buccaneers moving on in the NFL playoffs,...

Sports

Top-ranked Stanford falls to Colorado

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Frida Formann hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:36 left in overtime to lead the Colorado Buffaloes to a...

Sports

Texas A&M bounces back from 1st loss with win over Miss St

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — No. 7 Texas A&M put its first loss of the season behind it in a big way with a 69-41 victory over...

Sports

Clarkson helps Jazz to 5th straight, beat Nuggets 109-105

DENVER (AP) — The game had a certain intensity — not necessarily playoff intensity, Nuggets big man Nikola Jokic cautioned, but...

Health

76ers-Thunder called off as virus concerns still trouble NBA

Another NBA game was called off Sunday because of coronavirus concerns, and the Memphis Grizzlies said center Jonas Valanciunas...

Sports

Weber St. needs 2nd half rally to beat upset-minded Tarleton

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Zahir Porter scored 23 points and Isiah Brown scored 22 points, and Weber State thwarted Tarleton’s upset...

Sports

Yandle gets 100th NHL goal, Panthers beat Blackhawks 5-2

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Keith Yandle got his 100th career goal, Chris Driedger made 23 saves and the Florida Panthers beat the...

Crime

Phil Spector, famed music producer and murderer, dies at 81

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Phil Spector, the eccentric and revolutionary music producer who transformed rock music with his “Wall of...

Sports

The Los Angeles Chargers have hired Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Brandon Staley as head coach

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers have hired Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Brandon Staley as head coach.

Sports

NFL Today, Divisional Round

SCOREBOARDSunday, Jan. 24Tampa Bay at Green Bay, 3:05 p.m., Fox. The Buccaneers (13-5) advanced to the NFC championship game...

Sports

Buccaneers, Chiefs reach conference championship games

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tom Brady’s best game in three tries against New Orleans kept the Buccaneers moving on in the NFL playoffs,...

Health

Brady vs Rodgers, possibly Mahomes vs. Allen in title games

Tom Brady will take on Aaron Rodgers in a matchup of quarterback legends in the NFC title game.The AFC championship could...

Sports

Jake Guentzel lifts Penguins past Capitals in shootout

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jake Guentzel beat Ilya Samsonov in the fourth round of a shootout and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the...

Sports

Chiefs' Reid: QB Mahomes 'doing good' after concussion

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes had enough wits about him after a concussion knocked the star quarterback from the...

Health

Heavily fortified statehouses around US see small protests

Small groups of right-wing protesters — some of them carrying rifles — gathered outside heavily fortified statehouses around...

Health

Nathan Chen wins fifth straight US Figure Skating title

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dick Button has always been the measuring stick for American men figure skaters. And no wonder, with seven...

News

Records: Trump allies behind rally that ignited Capitol riot

WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans of President Donald Trump’s failed reelection campaign had key roles in orchestrating the Washington...

Sports

Radford helps No. 20 Virginia Tech beat Wake Forest 64-60

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Virginia Tech kept turning the ball over, failing to secure loose rebounds and struggling to get...

Health

After losing Mahomes, Chiefs and Henne hold off Browns 22-17

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs had lost Patrick Mahomes to a concussion and were in danger of losing the...

Sports

Browns' comeback comes up short, fall to Chiefs in playoffs

Just like so many painful playoff losses in their past, the Browns came up achingly short — inches from a game-swinging play,...

Crime

Twitter suspends US congresswoman over election fraud claims

Twitter on Sunday temporarily suspended the account of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, the Republican U.S. Congresswoman from...

Sports

Ridder carries Missouri St. past Missouri S&T 94-49

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Jared Ridder scored a career-high 23 points as Missouri State beat Division II-member Missouri Science...

Sports

Garza, No. 5 Iowa roll to 96-73 victory over Northwestern

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Luka Garza had 17 points and 10 rebounds in just 24 minutes, and No. 5 Iowa rolled to a 96-73 victory...

Sports

Hall lifts Loyola of Chicago over Northern Iowa 88-46

CHICAGO (AP) — Tate Hall had 13 points off the bench to lead Loyola of Chicago to an 88-46 win over Northern Iowa on Sunday,...

News

Vice President Pence thanks U.S. troops at Fort Drum

FORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence and his wife made their final official appearance together Sunday with a visit...

Sports

Carter lifts Norfolk St. past Delaware St. 83-79 in OT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Devante Carter scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Norfolk State to an 83-79 overtime win over...

Sports

Rizzuto scores 19 as Albany sweeps NJIT 83-71

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Antonio Rizzuto scored 19 points as Albany beat NJIT 83-71 on Sunday.Jarvis Doles had 15 points, seven...

Sports

Vrankic leads Santa Clara past San Diego 69-63

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Josip Vrankic scored 15 points with 12 rebounds as Santa Clara held off San Diego 69-63 on Sunday.Guglielmo...

Sports

No. 12 Kentucky women pull away late, 80-73, hold off Vandy

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Blair Green scored 22 points on 7-for-10 shooting and 12th-ranked Kentucky survived Vanderbilt's upset...

Crime

Cowboys for Trump leader arrested over US Capitol riot

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico county official and founder of the group Cowboys for Trump who had vowed to return to...

Sports

U.S. team capsizes in America's Cup challenger series

U.S. challenger American Magic capsized and was at risk of sinking after attempting a high risk maneuver in a squall Sunday on...

Sports

Ford lifts Idaho State past Sacramento State 57-56 in OT

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Robert Ford III scored two free throws with five seconds left in overtime and Idaho State rallied past...

Sports

U.S. team sure of continuing in America's Cup after capsize

U.S. challenger American Magic is assessing the extent of damage to its racing yacht Patriot, which capsized and came close to...

Health

Kremlin critic Navalny detained after landing in Moscow

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was arrested Sunday at a Moscow airport as he tried to enter the country...

Sports

Sherfield scores 27 to carry Nevada past Fresno St. 79-65

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Grant Sherfield scored 27 points, making it six 20-point games in a row, and Nevada beat Fresno State 79-65...

Sports

Henry scores 16 to carry Bradley past Evansville 86-55

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Ja’Shon Henry had 16 points off the bench to lead Bradley to an 86-55 wire-to-wire win over Evansville on...

Health

History-making woman kicker invited to Biden inauguration

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Sarah Fuller, the first woman to score in a Power Five conference football game, says she's been...

Sports

Marshall hires Alabama assistant Huff as football coach

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall has given Alabama’s Charles Huff his first head coaching job.Marshall announced Huff’s hiring...

Sports

Key scores 18 to lead Indiana St. over Illinois St. 74-68

NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Tyreke Key scored 18 points as Indiana State turned aside a late rally to defeat Illinois State 74-68 on...

Sports

No. 2 Louisville tops Florida St. 84-56, could move to No. 1

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — History may very well be made in Louisville in less than 24 hours, but don’t expect the No. 2 Cardinals...

Sports

Pueyo, McDonald lead No. 11 Arizona women past Oregon State

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Helena Pueyo reached a career-high in scoring by halftime, Aari McDonald extended her string of...

Sports

Tulsa narrowly beats Memphis 58-57

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Rey Idowu made 1 of 2 free throws, followed with a jump shot, Tulsa took the lead with 4:48 left and went...

Sports

No. 9 Maryland women beat Wisconsin 79-70 for 10th straight

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Maryland's Mimi Collins has confidence in her teammates’ abilities. She realizes that if Ashley Owusu or...

Sports

Gray sends Texas Tech past No. 21 Texas women 74-66

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Vivian Gray scored 24 points with 13 rebounds and Lexi Gordon scored 14 and Texas Tech upset No....

Business

Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit reaches space on 2nd try

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit reached space on Sunday, eight months after the first demonstration flight of...

News

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign her Senate seat on Monday, two days before she and...

Sports

Michigan hires Ravens' Macdonald as defensive coordinator

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan hired Baltimore Ravens linebacker coach Mike Macdonald as defensive coordinator.The Wolverines...

Sports

The Latest: Sunday protests quiet; officials brace for more

The Latest on demonstrating Sunday at statehouses across the country.___After a small, peaceful protest at the Ohio Statehouse...

Health

Bulls roll past Mavs 117-101 to end 4-game losing streak

DALLAS (AP) — Lauri Markkanen had 29 points and 10 rebounds, Garrett Temple scored 15 of his season-high 21 points in the...

Business

Starbucks temporarily shuts NYC stores over protest fears

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks closed some New York City stores on Sunday “out of an abundance of caution” as cities across the U.S....

Health

The Latest: 76ers-Thunder game postponed

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The Oklahoma City Thunder's scheduled home...

Sports

Hollingshed's 32 points helps CU upset No. 1 Stanford, 77-72

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Stanford escaped two close calls against Colorado last year. The Cardinal couldn’t avoid a loss to the...

Sports

Osborne, No. 8 UCLA women top No. 25 Wash St 68-66 in OT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charisma Osborne scored 28 points and No. 8 UCLA withstood a smart play by No. 25 Washington State that...

Health

Biden's long political evolution leads to his biggest test

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. has navigated a half-century in American politics by relentlessly...

Sports

Western Kentucky holds off rival Marshall for weekend sweep

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jordan Rawls made a pair of free throws with five seconds left and Western Kentucky defeated rival...

Health

AP source: Red Sox agree with LHP Martín Pérez on 1-yr deal

BOSTON (AP) — A person familiar with the deal says the Boston Red Sox have reached an agreement with left-hander Martín Pérez...

Sports

Klopp laments slump after Liverpool is held by leader Man U

Four games without a win for the first time since 2017. Three games without scoring for the first time since 2005.The dominance...

Sports

No. 11 Houston uses big first half to cruise past UCF 75-58

HOUSTON (AP) — Quentin Grimes scored 18 points, Justin Gorham added 15 points and nine rebounds and No. 11 Houston used a...

Sports

No. 23 Lady Vols bounce back against Alabama 82-56

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Rennia Davis scored 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and No. 23 Tennessee bounced back from a...

Sports

Guadarrama carries New Hampshire over Stony Brook 67-64

STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Nick Guadarrama scored 14 points as New Hampshire narrowly defeated Stony Brook 67-64 on Sunday to...

Sports

Ski Report

LEBANON, N.H. (AP) — Latest skiing conditions, as supplied by SnoCountry Mountain Reports. Conditions are subject to change due...

Health

The Latest: Slovakia wants tests for nearly all in nine days

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia — Slovakia is launching a project to test almost all citizens for the coronavirus in nine days.The...

Health

Baylor coach Mulkey: Money the reason NCAA won't pause hoops

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor coach Kim Mulkey believes money will be the main reason the NCAA will continue playing basketball...

Sports

Mazzulla scores 23 to lift Vermont past Maine 88-60

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Justin Mazzulla had a career-high 23 points as Vermont rolled past Maine 88-60 on Sunday.Ryan Davis had...

Sports

Kochera scores 26, William & Mary rallies past Drexel 69-64

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Connor Kochera scored 22 of his 26 points after halftime as William & Mary came from nine points down to...

Sports

Northeastern tops College of Charleston 68-66

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Jahmyl Telfort came off the bench to score 16 points, reserve Chris Doherty scored on a tipin with...

Sports

Ferguson scores 24 to lift Colgate past Holy Cross 96-87

HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Jack Ferguson had a career-high 24 points as Colgate defeated Holy Cross 96-87 on Sunday.Ferguson made 4...

Health

Rockets look to future after trading Harden to Brooklyn

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden forced his way out of Houston without bringing the Rockets an NBA title.Now that he’s in Brooklyn,...

Sports

Eytle-Rock scores 14 to carry UMBC past Hartford 57-49

BALTIMORE (AP) — R.J. Eytle-Rock registered 14 points and six rebounds as Maryland-Baltimore County got past Hartford 57-49 on...

Sports

Guentzel's winner lifts Penguins by Capitals 4-3 in shootout

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Casey DeSmith felt the puck at his feet, looked down to confirm it was indeed the case then exhaled as his...

Sports

Kemba Walker returns, but Knicks blow out Celtics 105-75

BOSTON (AP) — Julius Randle scored 20 points with 12 rebounds and RJ Barrett had 19 and 11 on Sunday to help the New York...

Sports

Ray scores 23 to lift Hofstra over Delaware 68-67

NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Jalen Ray had 23 points as Hofstra held on to beat Delaware 68-67 on Sunday.Ebby Asomoah's basket came...

Sports

Balanced Purdue holds off Penn State 80-72

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Sasha Stefanovic led a balanced attack with 15 points, Trevion Willilams had a double-double and...

Sports

Garza scores 17, No. 5 Iowa routs Northwestern 96-73

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Luka Garza had 17 points and 10 rebounds in just 24 minutes, and No. 5 Iowa rolled to a 96-73 victory...

Sports

Hot-shooting No. 24 Syracuse women rout Miami in return

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Freshman Priscilla Williams had a perfect shooting day for a season-high 26 points, Tiana Mangakahia had...

Sports

Noel scores 17 to lead UMass Lowell over Binghamton 77-67

VESTAL, N.Y. (AP) — Obadiah Noel posted 17 points and seven rebounds as UMass Lowell beat Binghamton 77-67 on Sunday.Salif...

Business

Actions by GOP attorneys general could damage credibility

By supporting efforts to overturn the results of the presidential election, most of the nation's Republican state attorneys...

Health

'Little old West Virginia' sets pace on vaccine rollout

KENOVA, W.Va. (AP) — Griffith & Feil Drug has been in business since 1892, a family-owned, small-town pharmacy. This isn't...

Sports

Browns have Conklin, Chiefs without Edwards-Helaire

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire is inactive for the Kansas City Chiefs for their divisional playoff...

Crime

Democrats build impeachment case, alleging 'dangerous crime'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The lead prosecutor for President Donald Trump's historic second impeachment began building his case for...

News

Israel OKs hundreds of settlement homes in last-minute push

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli authorities on Sunday advanced plans to build nearly 800 homes in West Bank settlements, in a...

Crime

4th victim dies after gunman's attacks in Chicago, suburbs

CHICAGO (AP) — A 61-year-old woman became the fourth person to die from a series of shootings this month by a Chicago gunman...

Health

COVID-19 death toll in Oklahoma nears 3,000

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The number of people in Oklahoma who have died from the coronavirus is nearing 3,000, state health...

Health

Tribute to King, rebuke of demagogues in Warnock sermon

ATLANTA (AP) — A day before the nation's annual holiday celebrating life of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., Sen.-elect Raphael...

Crime

Uganda's opposition rejects Museveni's reelection as 'fraud'

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — A day after Uganda's longtime leader was declared winner of the country's presidential election, the...

News

Dog and goat serving as mayor raise money for a playground

FAIR HAVEN, Vt. (AP) — A goat and a dog who were each elected mayor have helped raise money to renovate a Vermont community...

Health

Biden vows rapid steps to battle virus after inauguration

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Here’s what’s happening Sunday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.:THREE THINGS TO KNOW TODAY—...

Health

In inaugural address, Biden will appeal to national unity

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden will deliver an appeal to national unity when he is sworn in Wednesday and plans...

News

US military says its troop removal from Somalia is complete

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The U.S. military says its troop withdrawal from Somalia is complete, in one of the last actions of...

Business

Iran asks watchdog not to publish 'unnecessary' nuke details

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran urged the United Nations' nuclear watchdog to avoid publishing “unnecessary” details on Tehran’s...

News

Portraits of US voters, assessing this moment in history

After more than 1,400 days of Donald Trump’s presidency -- after two bitter elections, two impeachments, more than 26,000...

Health

The Latest: Springsteen, Miranda set for inaugural gala

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's impeachment, President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration and the fallout...

Crime

From Baked Alaska to a guy with horns: notable riot arrests

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 125 people have been arrested so far on charges related to the violent insurrection led by...

Health

Deceptions in the time of the 'alternative facts' president

WASHINGTON (AP) — Truth caught up with Donald Trump after years of giving chase.The twice-impeached president painted a fantasy...

News

Gen. Milley key to military continuity as Biden takes office

WASHINGTON (AP) — In taking charge of a Pentagon battered by leadership churn, the Biden administration will look to one...

Sports

UNCG looks to extend streak vs The Citadel

The Citadel (8-2, 1-2) vs. UNC Greensboro (8-5, 3-2)Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina; Monday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

Sports

Wyoming looks to end streak vs Air Force

Wyoming (7-5, 1-4) vs. Air Force (4-7, 2-5)Clune Arena, Colorado Springs, Colorado; Monday, 9 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Air Force...

Sports

CSUN looks to extend streak vs CS Fullerton

Cal State Northridge (5-3, 1-0) vs. Cal State Fullerton (2-4, 1-4)Titan Gym, Fullerton, California; Sunday, 10 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

Sports

Albany looks to sweep NJIT

NJIT (4-5, 3-4) vs. Albany (2-5, 2-3)SEFCU Arena, Albany, New York; Sunday, 5 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: NJIT seeks revenge on Albany...

Sports

Vermont looks to extend streak vs Maine

Maine (2-6, 2-5) vs. Vermont (6-3, 6-3)Roy L Patrick Gymnasium, Burlington, Vermont; Sunday, 1 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Vermont...

Sports

Bradley looks to extend streak vs Evansville

Evansville (6-7, 4-3) vs. Bradley (8-4, 2-1)Carver Arena, Peoria, Illinois; Sunday, 4 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Bradley looks for...

Sports

Alcorn State looks for home win vs UAPB

Arkansas-Pine Bluff (3-9, 2-1) vs. Alcorn State (1-6, 1-1)David L. Whitney Gymnasium, Lorman, Mississippi; Monday, 4:30 p.m....

Sports

ETSU looks to extend streak vs VMI

VMI (7-6, 2-2) vs. East Tennessee State (6-5, 2-1)Freedom Hall Civic Center, Johnson City, Tennessee; Monday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM...

Sports

Loyola-Chicago looks for home win vs Northern Iowa

Northern Iowa (3-9, 2-5) vs. Loyola of Chicago (9-3, 4-1)Joseph J. Gentile Center, Chicago; Sunday, 5 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE:...

Sports

Southern looks for home win vs MVSU

Mississippi Valley State (0-11, 0-3) vs. Southern (2-4, 2-0)F.G. Clark Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Monday, 5:30 p.m....

Sports

Tarleton State pays visit to Weber State

Tarleton State (2-6) vs. Weber State (5-3)Dee Events Center, Ogden, Utah; Sunday, 9 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Tarleton State goes up...

Sports

Walker, Fla St. visit Louisville

Florida State (7-2, 3-1) vs. Louisville (9-2, 4-1)KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, Kentucky; Monday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Two...

Sports

UNLV looks to extend streak vs NM

New Mexico (4-7, 0-7) vs. UNLV (3-6, 1-2)Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas; Monday, 9:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: UNLV looks for its...

Sports

Norfolk State looks to extend streak vs Delaware St.

Norfolk State (7-4, 2-1) vs. Delaware State (0-8, 0-3)Memorial Hall, Dover, Delaware; Sunday, 5 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Norfolk...

Sports

Indiana St. looks to sweep Illinois St.

Indiana State (5-7, 2-5) vs. Illinois State (4-7, 1-4)Redbird Arena, Normal, Illinois; Sunday, 4 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Illinois...

Sports

St. Louis hosts San Jose in division battle

San Jose Sharks (1-1-0, sixth in the West Division) vs. St. Louis Blues (1-1-0, fifth in the West Division)St. Louis; Monday, 8...

Sports

Miami takes on Detroit, aims to stop 3-game slide

Detroit Pistons (3-9, 15th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Miami Heat (4-7, 11th in the Eastern Conference)Miami; Monday, 3 p.m....

Sports

Minnesota visits Atlanta on 4-game road skid

Minnesota Timberwolves (3-8, 15th in the Western Conference) vs. Atlanta Hawks (5-7, ninth in the Eastern Conference)Atlanta;...

Sports

Lakers play the Warriors on 5-game win streak

Golden State Warriors (6-6, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. Los Angeles Lakers (11-3, first in the Western Conference)Los...

Sports

Philadelphia visits Oklahoma City, aims to end road skid

Philadelphia 76ers (9-5, fourth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (6-6, 11th in the Western...

Sports

Detroit hosts Columbus after Larkin's 2-goal game

Columbus Blue Jackets (0-2-0, fifth in the Central Division) vs. Detroit Red Wings (1-1-0, fourth in the Central...

Sports

Brooklyn faces Milwaukee after Durant's 42-point outing

Milwaukee Bucks (9-4, second in the Eastern Conference) vs. Brooklyn Nets (8-6, fifth in the Eastern Conference)Brooklyn;...

Sports

Memphis takes on Phoenix, looks for 5th straight victory

Phoenix Suns (7-4, fourth in the Western Conference) vs. Memphis Grizzlies (6-6, 10th in the Western Conference)Memphis;...

Sports

Portland and San Antonio meet in conference battle

San Antonio Spurs (7-6, seventh in the Western Conference) vs. Portland Trail Blazers (8-5, fifth in the Western...

Sports

Philadelphia hosts Buffalo after Konecny's 3-goal game

Buffalo Sabres (0-2-0, seventh in the East Division) vs. Philadelphia Flyers (2-0-0, first in the East Division)Philadelphia;...

Sports

Wild visit the Ducks after overtime victory

Minnesota Wild (2-0-0, second in the West Division) vs. Anaheim Ducks (0-1-1, eighth in the West Division)Anaheim, California;...

Sports

Nashville takes on division rival Carolina

Carolina Hurricanes (1-1-0, third in the Central Division) vs. Nashville Predators (2-0-0, second in the Central...

Sports

New York plays division rival Boston

Boston Bruins (1-0-1, fourth in the East Division) vs. New York Islanders (1-1-0, sixth in the East Division)Uniondale, New...

Sports

Vegas hosts Arizona following overtime win

Arizona Coyotes (1-0-1, third in the West Division) vs. Vegas Golden Knights (2-0-0, first in the West Division)Paradise,...

Sports

Edler-Davis scores 22, CSU Bakersfield beats Hawaii 83-72

HONOLULU (AP) — Justin Edler-Davis had 22 points and seven rebounds to help CSU Bakersfield beat Hawaii 83-72 on Saturday night...

Sports

Lillard helps Blazers rally for a 112-106 win over Hawks

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Damian Lillard scored 36 points and the Portland Trail Blazers rebounded from a first-half deficit to...

Sports

Bills advance to AFC championship with 17-3 win over Ravens

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — In what was supposed to be a showdown between Buffalo’s Josh Allen and Baltimore’s Lamar Jackson,...

Sports

Johansson's goal gives Wild another OT win against Kings

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Minnesota Wild won only two games last season when trailing after two periods. They have already equaled...

Sports

Kessel scores twice, Coyotes beat Sharks for series split

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Phil Kessel scored two goals, Antti Raanta stopped 31 shots and the Arizona Coyotes bounced back from an...

News

Powerball jackpot grows to $730M; Mega Millions to be $850M

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lottery players have another chance to win big next week since there were no winners of the top prize...

Sports

CS Northridge tops CS Fullerton 86-85

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Brendan Harrick and Darius Brown II scored 25 points apiece as Cal State Northridge narrowly defeated...

Sports

USC beats Washington State 85-77, improves to 5-1 in Pac-12

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tahj Eaddy scored 14 of his season-high 21 points in the first half and Southern California defeated...

Sports

James Harden has triple-double in Nets debut

NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden delivered 32 points and a triple-double in his Brooklyn debut, Kevin Durant scored a season-high...

Sports

No. 1 Gonzaga overcomes slow start, beats Saint Mary's 73-59

MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — McKeon Pavilion is typically one of Gonzaga's toughest conference road stops, so it certainly felt...

Health

Four-time champ Chen wins short program with ease

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nathan Chen doesn't miss.As he has done since his last loss at the Pyeongchang Olympics — yes, nearly three...

Sports

Antecevic, Kelly help Cal rally, beat Utah 72-63

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Grant Antecevic scored 10 of his 14 points in the second half, Andre Kelly had 11 points and nine...

Sports

No. 1 Gonzaga beats rival Saint Mary’s for 18th straight win

MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — Corey Kispert had 17 points and five rebounds and No. 1 Gonzaga overcame a slow start with a surge to end...

Sports

Gak leads Cal Baptist over Tarleton State 73-67

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Gorjok Gak recorded 13 points and 15 rebounds to lift California Baptist to a 73-67 win over Tarleton...

Sports

Rodgers, Packers beat Rams 32-18 to reach NFC title game

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Don’t tell Aaron Rodgers the lack of capacity crowds in a pandemic will limit the Green Bay Packers'...

Sports

Packers, Bills reach conference title games

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Taron Johnson returned an interception a record-tying 101 yards for a touchdown to send the Buffalo...

News

San Francisco Bay Area residents feel moderate earthquake

AROMAS, Calif. (AP) — People throughout the San Francisco Bay area on Saturday night reported feeling a magnitude 4.2...

Health

Richardson scores go-ahead goal as Preds beat Columbus 5-2

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators are showing scoring depth, good goaltending and an ability to finish.It's all...

Sports

Morant returns, Grizzlies top 76ers 106-104 for 4th straight

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Ja Morant returned to the Memphis lineup after missing eight games with an ankle injury and scored 17...

Sports

Davidson carries Tennessee Tech past Tennessee State 74-71

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Keishawn Davidson had 19 points and six assists as Tennessee Tech edged Tennessee State 74-71 on...

Sports

Christon leads Grambling St. over Texas Southern 78-72

HOUSTON (AP) — Cameron Christon had 18 points and six rebounds as Grambling State got past Texas Southern 78-72 on Saturday...

Sports

North Dakota tops North Dakota St. 82-78 in OT

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Mitchell Sueker scored a season-high 22 points, including a pair of free throws to force overtime as...

Sports

Rodgers, Allen lead Packers and Bills into title games

Aaron Rodgers is thankful for the chance to play a conference title game at home for the first time in his career. Josh Allen...

Sports

Wong scores 30, leads Miami over No. 16 Louisville 78-72

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Isaiah Wong had 30 points, seven rebounds and six assists, and Miami beat No. 16 Louisville 78-72 on...

Sports

Hepa scores 15 as No. 4 Texas romps over K-State 82-67

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A depleted roster forced Texas deep into its bench for seldom-used Kamaka Hepa, whose biggest moments this...

Health

Pistons come into Miami and roll past reeling Heat, 120-100

MIAMI (AP) — The Detroit Pistons had their most dominant quarter in nearly two years. And last season’s NBA Finals trip for the...

Health

Iowa State women 75-71 to end another streak by No. 6 Baylor

WACO, Texas (AP) — Ashley Joens and Iowa State again put an end to a long winning streak by No. 6 Baylor.Joens scored 14 of her...

Sports

Thomas, Watford rally LSU past South Carolina 85-80

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Cameron Thomas scored 25 points, Trendon Watford had 23 points, seven rebounds and five assists, and...

Health

California congressman tests positive for coronavirus

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A California congressman contracted the coronavirus before he could get a second dose of vaccine that...

Sports

No. 2 Baylor up to 12-0 after 68-60 win at No. 15 Texas Tech

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Second-ranked Baylor knows there will be more games like this, instead of all those double-digit wins....

Health

Guatemala tries blocking caravan of 9,000 Honduran migrants

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalan soldiers blocked part of a caravan of as many as 9,000 Honduran migrants Saturday at a point...

Sports

Ravens QB Lamar Jackson leaves game with concussion

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson left the AFC divisional playoff game against Buffalo with...

Sports

Solomon, Kachelries carry Stephen F. Austin past UIW 83-65

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Calvin Solomon had 13 points to lead six Stephen F. Austin players in double figures as the Lumberjacks...

Sports

Harward lifts BYU past San Francisco 72-63

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Richard Harward recorded 13 points and 11 rebounds to lead BYU to a 72-63 win over San Francisco on...

Sports

Buchnevich, Panarin lead Rangers to 5-0 win over Islanders

NEW YORK (AP) — Pavel Buchnevich and Artemi Panarin each scored twice and Alexandar Georgiev stopped 23 shots for his fifth...

Health

Fabbri's late goal lifts Red Wings over Hurricanes 4-2

DETROIT (AP) — Robby Fabbri scored the tiebreaking goal with 2:42 left in the third period, Dylan Larkin got his second goal...

Sports

Iowa State ends Baylor's 61-game home court winning streak

WACO, Texas (AP) — Ashley Joens scored 14 of her 27 points in the fourth quarter and Iowa State beat No. 6 Baylor 75-71 on...

Sports

Sow leads UC Santa Barbara over UC San Diego 84-53

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Amadou Sow recorded 14 points and 13 rebounds to lead UC Santa Barbara to an 84-53 win over UC San...

Sports

Holden carries Wright State past Cleveland State 85-49

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Tanner Holden had 23 points as Wright St. romped past Cleveland State 85-49 on Saturday night.Tim Finke had...

Sports

Tri-City ValleyCats suing Major League Baseball, Astros

TROY, N.Y. (AP) — Left in the lurch by minor league contraction, the Tri-City ValleyCats have filed a lawsuit against Major...

Sports

Levi leads Texas Rio Grande Valley over Dixie State 72-65

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Javon Levi had 16 points and 11 assists to lead five Texas Rio Grande Valley players in double figures...

Health

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows:ABC’s “This Week” — Kate Bedingfield, incoming White House...

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Rams' defense struggles with injury hindering Donald

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — As the Los Angeles Rams’ fate became distressingly clear in the final minutes of Saturday’s game,...

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King scores 22 Siena tops Rider 74-72 for 16th straight win

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Jordan King scored a career-high 22 points and Siena survived a last-second 3-point shot that rimmed...

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Thompson, Lucas help Oregon State beat Arizona State 80-79

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Ethan Thompson scored 15 of his 17 points in the second half and assisted on a dunk by Warith Alatishe...

News

North Korean parliament to convene to approve Kim's agenda

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea’s rubber-stamp parliament was scheduled to convene Sunday to pass decisions made by a...

Health

The Latest: China reports a few new cases of COVID-19

BEIJING — China on Sunday reported 109 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, two-thirds of them in a northern province that abuts...

Sports

Godfrey leads Purdue Fort Wayne over Milwaukee 81-74

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jarred Godfrey had 18 points as Purdue Fort Wayne topped Milwaukee 81-74 on Saturday night. Jalon Pipkins...

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Harden debuts with triple-double, Durant scores 42, Nets win

NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden and Kevin Durant needed a little while to remember how to play together again.Once they did, the...

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Claycomb lifts Bellarmine past Florida Gulf Coast 80-63

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Ethan Claycomb had 17 points to lead five Bellarmine players in double figures as the Knights got past...

Health

Biden outlines 'Day One' agenda of executive actions

WASHINGTON (AP) — In his first hours as president, Joe Biden plans to take executive action to roll back some of the most...

Sports

No. 10 Tennessee rides balanced scoring, beats Vanderbilt

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nearly an hour after Saturday's game had ended, Tennessee's Victor Bailey was still launching...

Sports

St. Hilaire lifts New Orleans over McNeese State 99-84

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Derek St. Hilaire had a career-high 33 points, making seven 3-pointers, as New Orleans beat McNeese State...

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Archibald scores 22 to lead Louisiana Tech over UTSA 82-66

RUSTON, La. (AP) — Amorie Archibald had a season-high 22 points as Louisiana Tech beat UTSA 82-66 on Saturday night.Archibald...

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Pullin scores 20 to carry UC Riverside past Cal Poly 70-53

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. (AP) — Zyon Pullin had 20 points as UC Riverside defeated Cal Poly 70-53 on Saturday.Jock Perry had 17...

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Howard leads UIC past Robert Morris 66-62 in OT

CHICAGO (AP) — Rob Howard scored 18 points as Illinois-Chicago narrowly beat Robert Morris 66-62 in overtime on Saturday....

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Crosby carries Alcorn St. past Mississippi Valley St. 71-59

LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Troymain Crosby had 23 points as Alcorn State got past Mississippi Valley State 71-59 on Saturday.Crosby...

Health

Jenkins lifts Pacific past Loyola Marymount 58-49

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Daniss Jenkins posted 18 points as Pacific defeated Loyola Marymount 58-49 on Saturday.Broc Finstuen...

Business

Mass on kidney to keep LeVert out indefinitely for Pacers

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Caris LeVert's debut with the Indiana Pacers has been put on hold indefinitely after an MRI revealed a...

Sports

No. 18 Virginia routs No. 12 Clemson to stay perfect in ACC

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Virginia coach Tony Bennett thinks that his team has more to improve this season. But he believes his...

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Burk scores 23 to lift IUPUI past N. Kentucky 65-63

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) — Marcus Burk scored 23 points as IUPUI edged past Northern Kentucky 65-63 on Saturday...

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Davis scores 30 to carry Detroit past Green Bay 68-65

DETROIT (AP) — Antoine Davis had a season-high 30 points as Detroit narrowly defeated Green Bay 68-65 on Saturday night.Bul...

Health

Memphis' health concerns cancels game at No. 16 USF women

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Tigers have canceled their Sunday game at No. 16 South Florida, choosing not to play because...

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Spurs end 4-game home skid, top short-handed Rockets 103-91

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — San Antonio couldn't match the intensity of the short-handed Houston Rockets for three quarters, yet a...

Health

Teens tutor peers online to fill need during pandemic

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — When her suburban Dallas high school was forced to move online last spring because of the coronavirus...

Health

Ex-Florida data scientist Rebekah Jones plans to surrender

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman fired from her job as a COVID-19 data curator said she'll surrender to authorities...

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Henderson lifts Southern past Ark.-Pine Bluff 88-53

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Harrison Henderson recorded 19 points and 13 rebounds to lift Southern to an 88-53 win over...

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Hall leads Loyola of Chicago over Northern Iowa 72-57

CHICAGO (AP) — Tate Hall scored a season-high 24 points as Loyola of Chicago extended its home win streak to seven games,...

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Hendricksen lifts North Florida over Lipscomb 72-67

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Carter Hendricksen registered 16 points as North Florida edged past Lipscomb 72-67 on Saturday.Jonathan...