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 2022-02-12 05:55 

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No. 2 Stanford rides defense to 91-64 win over Utah...

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Lexie Hull and Haley Jones each scored 15 points and No. 2 Stanford pulled away in the second half for a 91-64 win over Utah on Friday night. Cameron Brink had 10 points and seven rebounds and moved into the school's top ...

 2022-02-12 05:54 

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Ceci, Hyman score to lead Oilers to 3-1 win over Islanders...

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Cody Ceci and Zach Hyman each scored a goal, Mike Smith stopped 37 shots and the Edmonton Oilers beat the New York Islanders 3-1 Friday night. Jesse Puljujarvi also scored for the Oilers and Connor McDavid had two assists to...

 2022-02-12 05:54 

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'Detroit Rams?' Odd Super Bowl shirts sold for Stafford fans...

LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) — A sports apparel company is capitalizing on Detroit Lions fans' loyalty to Matthew Stafford, the Super Bowl-bound Los Angeles Rams quarterback who for 12 years prior made an appearance in that game seem possible for their h...

 2022-02-12 05:54 

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Stamkos scores 2 in 3rd period, Lightning beat Coyotes 4-3...

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Steve Stamkos scored twice in the third period, and Brayden Point and Corey Perry added goals as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-3 on Friday night. Brian Elliott made 15 saves in his second start since Dec. ...

 2022-02-12 05:53 

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Olympics Live: Monobob about to make its Olympic debut...

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the Beijing Winter Olympics: ___ The inaugural Olympic monobob starts Sunday at the Beijing Games. In monobob, there's only one woman in the bobsled. Americans Kaillie Humphries and Elana Meyers Taylor are expected t...

 2022-02-12 05:53 

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Monobob arrives at Olympics, giving women 2nd medal event...

BEIJING (AP) — This road started in 2014, when Kaillie Humphries and Elana Meyers Taylor started driving four-man bobsleds against men with hopes of getting a second medal event for women added to the Olympic program. In 2018, they got their wish. A...

 2022-02-12 05:52 

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Eberle, Kraken strike late to beat Ducks 4-3...

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Eberle scored with 1:42 remaining to give the Seattle Kraken a 4-3 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night. Ryan Donato had two goals and Vince Dunn scored for the Kraken, who have won consecutive road games for the ...

 2022-02-12 04:53 

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Jazz win fifth straight at home, top Magic 114-99...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored 24 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead the Utah Jazz to a 114-99 victory over the Orlando Magic on Friday night. Hassan Whiteside added 15 points and a season-high 18 rebounds for the Jazz. Jordan ...

 2022-02-12 04:53 

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Robertson scores in OT to lift Stars to 4-3 win over Jets...

DALLAS (AP) — Jason Robertson scored at 3:10 of overtime to give the Dallas Stars a 4-3 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night. Jacob Peterson, Tyler Seguin and Jamie Benn also scored for the Stars, who have won their first two games following t...

 2022-02-12 04:52 

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Olympic curling is a family affair for US women and others...

BEIJING (AP) — When she settled into her room at the athlete's village in Beijing, American curler Nina Roth decorated a wall with family photos to remind herself of the support she has back home. Her teammates brought the real thing. Skip Tabit...

 2022-02-12 04:32 

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US snowboard coach, rider being investigated for misconduct...

ZHANGJIAKOU, China (AP) — U.S. Ski & Snowboard is investigating allegations of sexual misconduct by longtime coach Peter Foley and the use of racist language by Olympian Hagan Kearney, both of whom are in China this week. Former snowboardcross rider...

 2022-02-12 04:32 

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Judge deals Texas narrow defeat over mail-in ballot limits...

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A federal judge on Friday night handed Texas' elections overhaul a partial defeat days ahead of 2022's first primary over rules that criminalize encouraging voters to get a ballot by mail. The ruling by U.S. District Judge...

 2022-02-12 04:31 

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Christian Cowan's NY fashion week show went 102 stories up...

NEW YORK (AP) — To a screeching party soundtrack 102 floors up the Freedom Tower on hallowed 9/11 ground, British wunderkind Christian Cowan helped open New York Fashion Week on Friday night with a riot of sequins, feathers and little T-shirts of lo...

 2022-02-12 04:10 

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GLIMPSES: The Olympic Tower, looming in the Beijing night...

BEIJING (AP) — They are an imposing fixture at Beijing's Olympic Park, towering over the landscape and glowing at night in all the saturated colors of the spectrum. At some moments they burn bright orange and red like the Olympic cauldron. At ot...

 2022-02-12 04:05 

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Feds allege record $25 million in claims from jobless scam...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An unemployment scam operated out of California prisons sought a record $25 million from the state and U.S. governments, netting more than $5 million that went for vehicles, furniture, handbags and jewelry, federal authorit...

 2022-02-12 04:04 

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Live music and deconstructed knitwear at Proenza Schouler...

NEW YORK (AP) — The Surrealist aesthetic of Swiss artist Meret Oppenheim was an inspiration for Proenza Schouler's latest collection, a series of eclectic silhouettes and flowing designs displayed at a downtown Manhattan art center on Friday aft...

 2022-02-12 03:58 

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Mobile, Alabama, kicks off 1st Mardi Gras since 2020...

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The city that calls itself the "birthplace of Mardi Gras" kicked off its first real Mardi Gras celebration since 2020 after two years that were lost to the COVID-19 pandemic. Mobile's first big parade of the Mardi Gra...

 2022-02-12 03:56 

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Adrian Peterson looks to extend career in Seattle...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The list of career accolades for Adrian Peterson is as impressive as any. The 15-year veteran is fifth in NFL history in rushing yards and the only non-quarterback to win NFL MVP since LaDainian Tomlinson in 2006. But the 36-year-...

 2022-02-12 03:56 

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Murray has 11th triple-double, Spurs roll past Hawks 136-121...

ATLANTA (AP) — Dejounte Murray tied his career highs with 32 points and 15 assists to go with 10 rebounds for his 11th triple-double this season, Keldon Johnson scored 26 points and the San Antonio Spurs cruised to a 136-121 victory over the Atlanta...

 2022-02-12 03:55 

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Ruud reaches semifinals of Argentina Open; rain stops play...

BUENOS AIRES (AP) — Top-seeded Casper Ruud of Norway advanced to the semifinals of the Argentina Open on Friday with a comfortable 6-3, 6-4 win against home-crowd favorite Federico Coria. He'll play another Argentinian on Saturday, sixth-seeded ...

 2022-02-12 03:55 

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Marshall, Old Dominion, S. Miss choose early C-USA exit...

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall, Old Dominion and Southern Mississippi announced Friday that they plan to end their affiliations with Conference USA a year early in order to join the Sun Belt. The three schools issued separate but similar statemen...

 2022-02-12 03:55 

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AP PHOTOS: Shaun White's final Olympic run highlights day 7...

BEIJING (AP) — Whether it's on the ice, in the air or on the slopes at the Winter Olympics, Associated Press photographers are there to capture every moment, from the thrilling to the heartbreaking to the whimsical. Check out the best of the act...

 2022-02-12 03:54 

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Tatum scores 24, Celtics beat Denver for 7th straight win...

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum had 24 points, Marcus Smart added 22 points, five steals and two crucial free throws, and the Celtics held on to beat the Denver Nuggets 108-102 on Friday night for Boston's seventh straight victory. Robert Williams ad...

 2022-02-12 03:54 

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76ers' Embiid on Simmons: 'Winning not the biggest factor'...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid dispatched Ben Simmons off to Brooklyn with one final parting shot. "It's unfortunate winning was not the biggest factor," Embiid said of Simmons, his former Philadelphia 76ers teammate. "It's unfo...

 2022-02-12 02:54 

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No. 8 UConn bounces back from loss with 84-60 rout of DePaul...

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Dorka Juhasz scored 22 points and Christyn Williams added 20 as No. 8 UConn bounced back from its first conference loss in almost nine years with an 84-60 win over DePaul on Friday night. Aaliyah Edwards had 19 points for the Hu...

 2022-02-12 02:54 

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Bell, Rozier lead Hornets to 141-119 win over Pistons...

DETROIT (AP) — LaMelo Ball had 31 points and 12 assists, Terry Rozier added a triple-double and the Charlotte Hornets ended a six-game losing streak with a 141-119 win against the struggling Detroit Pistons on Friday night. Detroit has lost seven in...

 2022-02-12 02:54 

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Olympics Live: German skater back after positive COVID test...

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the Beijing Winter Olympics: ___ German pairs skaters Nolan Seegert and Minerva Fabienne Hase practiced for the first time Saturday, 10 days after Seegert tested positive for COVID-19 upon his arrival in Beijing and was ...

 2022-02-12 02:53 

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Embiid's 25 points, 19 boards lift 76ers past Thunder 100-87...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — James Harden already made his first Philly highlight reel. The 76ers gave a tease of Harden's impending arrival with a flipbook-style video of his career that ended with a shot of The Beard superimposed in a No. 1 jersey. Six...

 2022-02-12 02:52 

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No. 25 Xavier snaps 2-game skid, beats No. 24 UConn 74-68...

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jack Nunge had 22 points and nine rebounds, and No. 25 Xavier snapped a two-game losing streak with a 74-68 victory over No. 24 Connecticut on Friday night. Zach Freemantle scored all 12 of his points in the second half, and Nate J...

 2022-02-12 02:05 

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Hawaii congressmen back a bill to shut down Navy fuel tanks...

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's U.S. Reps Ed Case and Kaiali'i Kahele said Friday they have introduced legislation to permanently shut down the U.S. Navy's fuel storage facility near Pearl Harbor. Late last year jet fuel leaked into drinking wa...

 2022-02-12 02:05 

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Anti-crime bills gain momentum in New Mexico Legislature...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico legislators advanced a pillar of the governor's tough-on-crime agenda Friday with House approval of a bill that increases penalties for some murder and attempted-murder charges and eliminates the statute of limit...

 2022-02-12 02:04 

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US aims to counter China by opening Solomon Islands embassy...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The U.S. says it will open an embassy in the Solomon Islands, laying out in unusually blunt terms a plan to increase its influence in the South Pacific nation before China becomes "strongly embedded." The reaso...

 2022-02-12 02:04 

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UN deputy chief sees fragile peace hope after Ethiopia visit...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The highest-ranking U.N. official to visit Ethiopia since war began in the Tigray region in 2020 said Friday she thinks Tigrayan fighters are hopeful of ending the conflict and she senses that top government officials are not j...

 2022-02-12 01:54 

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Alabama school system faulted for response to Nazi salute...

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama school system's "disconcerting" response to complaints from a Jewish student that a teacher had classmates perform a Nazi salute shows a lack of commitment to diversity, an organization that promotes ci...

 2022-02-12 01:53 

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Super Bowl gives Chase chance to cap amazing rookie season...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ja'Marr Chase has turned in quite the debut season, rewriting Cincinnati rookie records, earning a Pro Bowl nod, and now scratching off another goal to earn the AP NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year award. "I put it on my wa...

 2022-02-12 01:52 

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Sponsor exemption Sahith Theegala leads WM Phoenix Open...

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Sahith Theegala made up for a messy finish Friday morning in the suspended first round of the WM Phoenix Open in a hurry — and kept on going. Making his tournament debut on a sponsor exemption, Theegala shot a 7-under ...

 2022-02-12 01:04 

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Judge in Arbery death federal trial to seat jury Monday...

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — The federal judge presiding over the hate crimes trial of three white men who chased and killed Ahmaud Arbery said she will seat a jury Monday after a week spent asking potential jurors what they already know about the Black man...

 2022-02-12 01:03 

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BEIJING DIARY: A taste of Tibet with Chinese characteristics...

BEIJING (AP) — I can't visit Tibet while I'm in China working at the Beijing Winter Olympics. But China can show me its own version of the remote region. China's "closed loop" system for the Games means it's almost impossible...

 2022-02-12 00:53 

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Rams' Noteboom, Higbee placed on injured reserve...

Rams offensive tackle Joe Noteboom and tight end Tyler Higbee were placed on injured reserve on Friday. The move was expected for Higbee, who hasn't practiced since being injured in the NFC title game. Noteboom practiced on a limited basis on Wednesda...

 2022-02-12 00:32 

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Maryland police: 2 officers, suspect wounded in shooting...

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Two officers and a suspect were shot Friday after police in Maryland were called to investigate a suspicious man with a gun in an intersection, authorities said. All three were flown to a hospital in Baltimore, said Frederick P...

 2022-02-12 00:32 

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Breonna Taylor case jury selection reaches end of 1st phase...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Lawyers wrapped up their individual questioning of potential jurors Friday in the trial of a former Kentucky police officer involved in the raid that left Breonna Taylor dead. The jury pool in former officer Brett Hankison'...

 2022-02-12 00:31 

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Phoenix police say man shot ex-girlfriend before ambush...

PHOENIX (AP) — A man who shot his ex-girlfriend at a Phoenix home early Friday ambushed the first officer on the scene, seriously injuring him, then opened fire on other police as they tried to rescue a baby that was left outside the door. The woman...

 2022-02-12 00:31 

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Teen bystander: Knew instantly Floyd was 'in distress'...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A woman who was 17 when she came upon Minneapolis police pinning George Floyd to the street testified Friday at a federal trial for three officers that she knew instantly the Black man was "in distress," as he screamed...

 2022-02-12 00:05 

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Georgia leaders: Cityhood push dead for Atlanta's Buckhead...

ATLANTA (AP) — Top Georgia lawmakers have signaled that proposals to allow the wealthy, predominately white Buckhead neighborhood to secede from Atlanta are dead, at least for this year. Republican House Speaker David Ralston of Blue Ridge told repo...

 2022-02-12 00:04 

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WVa Senate rescinds 1972 Equal Rights Amendment ratification...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The Republican-led West Virginia Senate moved quickly Friday to rescind the state's ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment, declaring that it expired in 1979. All 23 Senate Republicans were sponsors of the measure, i...

 2022-02-12 00:04 

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2 more Nicaragua opposition figures convicted in trials...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Nicaraguan judges on Friday convicted a former high-level Sandinista official and a student leader accused of conspiring to de-stabilize the government of President Daniel Ortega, as a series of perfunctory trials keep the preside...

 2022-02-12 00:04 

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2 men indicted in Las Vegas New Year robbery-killings case...

Two California men were indicted Friday on murder and other felony charges in a series of New Year's weekend robberies and shootings on the Las Vegas Strip that left two people dead. Jesani Carter and Jordan Ruby also face charges including attempted ...

 2022-02-11 23:54 

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Cavaliers will face Pacers without All-Star Garland...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers will be playing without All-Star guard Darius Garland on Friday night at Indiana. Coach J.B. Bickerstaff confirmed the decision about 90 minutes before tipoff. Garland is listed on the injury report with a...

 2022-02-11 23:53 

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The LA Rams' cinematic saga will end with Super Bowl glory...

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — When the Los Angeles Rams raise the Vince Lombardi Trophy at SoFi Stadium on Sunday, the moment might feel almost clichd. Winning the Super Bowl in your palatial home stadium as the culmination to a six-year saga of franchis...

 2022-02-11 23:53 

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Burrow's ability, leadership can get Bengals 1st Super Bowl...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals found unexpected success this season from multiple places. Joe Burrow. Joe Burrow. And more Joe Burrow. Well, that's not entirely fair. Clutch kicking from Evan McPherson, spectacular plays by Offensive ...

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