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 2021-10-24 10:31 

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Uganda's president says deadly blast likely a terrorist act...

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — An explosion at an eatery in Uganda's capital was an apparent terrorist act, President Yoweri Museveni said on Sunday. Museveni said three people entered the eatery in a suburb of Kampala on Saturday evening and left a pla...

 2021-10-24 10:04 

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Sudan: Political tensions continue as protesters block roads...

CAIRO (AP) — Pro-military protesters briefly blocked major roads and bridges in Sudan's capital Sunday, amid growing tensions between the generals and the pro-democracy movement that fueled the uprising against autocratic former president Omar a...

 2021-10-24 09:31 

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Islamists suspend march under agreement with Pakistan govt...

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A radical Islamist party agreed Sunday to suspend for three days its march of thousands toward the capital Islamabad after Pakistan agreed to drop pending charges against the party's leader. Party supporters Saturday depa...

 2021-10-24 09:31 

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US urges NKorea to stop missile tests and return to talks...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A senior U.S. diplomat on Sunday urged North Korea to refrain from additional missile tests and resume nuclear diplomacy, days after the North fired off its first underwater-launched ballistic missile in two years. Sung Kim...

 2021-10-24 07:54 

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Uzbek president heading toward landslide win in elections...

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan (AP) — Uzbeks voted Sunday in a presidential election that the incumbent is expected to win in a landslide against weak competition. Although Shavkat Mirziyoyev has relaxed many of the policies of his dictatorial predecessor, he...

 2021-10-24 07:53 

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Masters champion Matsuyama wins by 5 shots in Japan...

CHIBA, Japan (AP) — Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama had three birdies in five holes on the back nine and eagled the 18th for good measure for a five-stroke victory at the PGA Tour's Zozo Championship on Sunday. It was Matsuyama's first PGA...

 2021-10-24 07:31 

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AP PHOTOS: Sufi religious order finally able to gather again...

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Followers of a Sufi religious order convened on a Moroccan village near the city of Nador for the birthday of the Prophet Muhammud in the first such gathering since the pandemic. A few hundred faithful, known as Fuqaras, from F...

 2021-10-24 07:03 

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Japanese, southern cultures blend in northeast Mississippi...

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — Mieko Kikuchi remembers what it was like coming to the United States from Japan. Kikuchi, Renasant's Japanese liaison and member of Japan-America Society of Mississippi's board of directors, said she was an active member...

 2021-10-24 06:31 

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African effort to replicate mRNA vaccine targets disparities...

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — In a pair of Cape Town warehouses converted into a maze of airlocked sterile rooms, young scientists are assembling and calibrating the equipment needed to reverse engineer a coronavirus vaccine that has yet to reach S...

 2021-10-24 06:31 

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EXPLAINER: What the metaverse is and how it will work...

LONDON (AP) — The term "metaverse" seems to be everywhere. Facebook is hiring thousands of engineers in Europe to work on it, while video game companies are outlining their long-term visions for what some consider the next big thing online. ...

 2021-10-24 06:03 

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Attendance dwindles at Joint Base Charleston's chapel...

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Joan Vandawaker has to pass armed guards and show a military ID to get to church on Sunday mornings. She could attend any number of houses of worship in the Charleston area, but going to the chapel at Joint Base Charles...

 2021-10-24 05:54 

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Zhou takes advantage of Chen's struggles at Skate America...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — As Nathan Chen struggled at Skate America, Vincent Zhou won his first major title to show the United States has two legitimate men's medal hopes at the Beijing Olympics. Until Saturday night, the 22-year-old Chen had won every c...

 2021-10-24 05:53 

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No. 22 San Diego State holds off Air Force, 20-14...

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — A change in San Diego State's defensive scheme helped the Aztecs slow down Air Force's run-heavy offense. Matt Araiza kicked two field goals, Kaegun Williams and Chance Bell ran for touchdowns and No. 22 San D...

 2021-10-24 05:53 

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Morant scores 28, leads Grizz to 120-114 win over Clippers...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ja Morant led five starters in double figures with 28 points and the Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 120-114 in their home opener Saturday night. Morant burned Cleveland for 37 points — second-most in fra...

 2021-10-24 05:53 

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Shakur Stevenson jabs way to 10th-round TKO over Herring...

ATLANTA (AP) — Shakur Stevenson stepped up in weight class and jabbed his way to a second world title early Sunday, beating Jamel Herring by technical knockout in the 10th round of their junior lightweight championship fight. The former featherweigh...

 2021-10-24 05:52 

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Expansion Kraken fall in home debut 4-2 to Vancouver...

SEATTLE (AP) — Bo Horvat and Conor Garland were not interested in letting the home debut of the Seattle Kraken turn into an all-night celebration. Instead, they helped add a little fire to the burgeoning Pacific Northwest rivalry between Vancouver a...

 2021-10-24 04:54 

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Perron posts 6th hat trick, Blues top Kings for 4th victory...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — David Perron had three goals and an assist, Jake Neighbours scored his first NHL goal, and the St. Louis Blues beat the Los Angeles Kings 7-3 on Saturday night. Ivan Barbashev, Ryan O'Reilly and James Neal also scored for the Bl...

 2021-10-24 04:54 

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West Virginia tops TCU 29-17 despite TD kick return at start...

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Leddie Brown ran for three touchdowns, and West Virginia overcame Derius Davis' 100-yard return for a score on the opening kickoff in a 29-17 victory over TCU on Saturday night. Brown's 1-yard plunge put the Mountain...

 2021-10-24 04:54 

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Van Dyke has 4 TD passes, Miami tops No. 18 NC State 31-30...

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Tyler Van Dyke backed up his words. And Miami took a big step toward potentially salvaging its season. Van Dyke passed for 325 yards and four touchdowns, two of them to Charleston Rambo, to lead the Hurricanes past No. 18 ...

 2021-10-24 04:53 

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Wolves top Pelicans 94-87 on tough 'D' after Towns fouls out...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns scored 15 of his 25 points for Minnesota in the first quarter, before fouling out in frustration and being forced to watch the Timberwolves hang on for a 96-89 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday n...

 2021-10-24 04:53 

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McCollum helps Blazers rout Suns for first win of season...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — CJ McCollum scored 28 points to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 134-105 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Saturday night. McCollum's hot shooting set the pace for the Blazers to their first win of the season. Damian Lil...

 2021-10-24 04:53 

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Lucky lumber: Rosario's hot bat leads Braves to Series...

ATLANTA (AP) — Eddie Rosario talked the other day about his lucky lumber, which started to heat up with a four-hit night in mid-September. "I've been using that bat that I hit for the cycle with and it has not disappointed," he said afte...

 2021-10-24 04:53 

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Musgrave, Baylor help Oregon State overcome Utah 42-34...

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State took a pretty good shot from Utah in the first eight minutes but the Beavers never wavered and responded with an all-around performance that put them a win away from a bowl berth. Luke Musgrave blocked and returne...

 2021-10-24 04:52 

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Armstrong's six TDs lift Virginia past Yellow Jackets, 48-40...

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Brennan Armstrong threw four touchdown passes and ran for two more scores and Virginia rallied from a slow start and beat Georgia Tech 48-40 on Saturday night, the Cavaliers' fourth straight victory. Armstrong connect...

 2021-10-24 04:31 

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Brave new world: Atlanta beats LA 4-2, heads to World Series...

ATLANTA (AP) — Eddie Rosario capped a remarkable NL Championship Series with a three-run homer, sending the Atlanta Braves to the World Series for the first time since 1999 with a 4-2 victory over the defending champion Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturd...

 2021-10-24 04:04 

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Middleton, Antetokounmpo carry Bucks past Spurs 121-111...

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Khris Middleton scored 28 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo added 21 and the Milwaukee Bucks held on to beat the San Antonio Spurs 121-111 on Saturday night. Doug McDermott scored 25 points and Keldon Johnson added 20 for San Antonio,...

 2021-10-24 03:55 

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No. 24 UTSA beat Louisiana Tech 45-16 for 8th straight win...

RUSTON, La. (AP) — Frank Harris threw two touchdown passes to Zakhari Franklin and No. 24 UTSA celebrated its first national ranking with a 45-16 victory over Louisiana Tech on Saturday night. Harris was 12 of 20 for 193 yards, with scoring passes o...

 2021-10-24 03:54 

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Van Dyke had 4 TD passes, Miami tops No. 18 NC State 31-30...

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Tyler Van Dyke passed for 325 yards and four touchdowns, two of them to Charleston Rambo, and Miami knocked off No. 18 N.C. State 31-30 on Saturday night to snap a six-game losing streak against Power 5 opponents. Jaylan K...

 2021-10-24 03:54 

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No. 5 Ohio St extends streak with 54-7 blowout at Indiana...

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — C.J. Stroud threw four touchdown passes and TreVeyon Henderson scored three times Saturday night, leading No. 5 Ohio State to a 54-7 rout at rain-drenched Indiana. The Buckeyes (6-1, 4-0 Big Ten) have won five straight overa...

 2021-10-24 03:54 

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Fresno State holds off Nevada for 34-32 win...

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jake Haener threw for 256 yards and two touchdowns, Jordan Mims ran for 134 yards and a touchdown and Fresno State beat Nevada 34-32 on Saturday. Down 34-26, Nevada's Carson Strong threw a 12-yard scoring pass to Cole Turne...

 2021-10-24 03:54 

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Scherzer watches, Buehler struggles as Dodgers' season ends...

ATLANTA (AP) — Baseball's biggest payroll couldn't buy the Los Angeles Dodgers another championship. Certainly not with so many key expenditures stuck on the bench when it mattered most. The defending World Series champion Dodgers couldn'...

 2021-10-24 03:54 

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Wydermyer scores twice as No. 17 A&M routs Gamecocks 44-14...

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Ainias Smith had a 95-yard punt return for a touchdown and Jalen Wydermyer added two TD catches as No. 17 Texas A&M built a huge first-half lead and coasted to a 44-14 rout of South Carolina Saturday night. "I'd...

 2021-10-24 03:53 

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Williams leads No. 13 Notre Dame past Southern Cal, 31-16...

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Kyren Williams rushed for two short touchdowns and a season-high 138 yards on 25 carries and No. 13 Notre Dame withstood Southern California's fourth-quarter rally for a 31-16 victory Saturday night. Williams scored on a ...

 2021-10-24 03:53 

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Stastny scores twice, Jets hold off Predators 6-4...

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Paul Stastny scored twice and the short-handed Winnipeg Jets held off the Nashville Predators 6-4 on Saturday night. Rookie forward Kristian Vesalainen got his first NHL goal for Winnipeg. Kyle Connor, Pierre Luc-Dubois and...

 2021-10-24 03:53 

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Sorokin stops 26 shots in Islanders' 3-0 win over Coyotes...

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Brock Nelson had a goal and an assist, Ilya Sorokin stopped 26 shots and the New York Islanders kept the Arizona Coyotes winless with a 3-0 victory Saturday night. New York got off to slow starts in the first two periods, but ...

 2021-10-24 02:54 

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Brissett helps Pacers pull away from Heat in overtime...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Oshae Brissett scored 18 points, including the go-ahead inside basket in overtime, as the Indiana Pacers outlasted the Miami Heat 102-91 on Saturday night. The teams traded baskets to start overtime, then Brissett scored off an o...

 2021-10-24 02:54 

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Perreault has hat trick, Canadiens top Red Wings for 1st win...

MONTREAL (AP) — Mathieu Perreault had a hat trick and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Detroit Red Wings 6-1 on Saturday night to end their season-opening losing streak at five. Perreault, Christian Dvorak and Mike Hoffman all scored their first goal...

 2021-10-24 02:54 

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O'Connor, Pettersson help Penguins rout Maple Leafs 7-1...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Drew O'Connor scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins routed the Toronto Maple Leafs 7-1 on Saturday night. O'Connor got his second and third goals of the season. Marcus Pettersson also scored and added two assists for a c...

 2021-10-24 02:53 

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Doncic has 27 points, 12 assists as Mavs beat Raptors 103-95...

TORONTO (AP) — Luka Doncic had 27 points, 12 assists and nine rebounds, narrowly missing his 37th career triple-double, Kristaps Porzingis had 18 points and 10 rebounds, and the Dallas Mavericks rallied from an early 14-point deficit to beat the Tor...

 2021-10-24 02:53 

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Makar scores in 6th round of shootout, Avs beat Lightning...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Cale Makar scored in the sixth round of the shootout to give the Colorado Avalanche a 4-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday night. Makar beat Andrei Vasilevskiy with a wrist shot after Darcy Kuemper denied Anthony Cirel...

 2021-10-24 02:53 

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DeRozan helps Bulls beat Pistons 97-82...

CHICAGO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 21 points, Nikola Vucevic added 15 points and 18 rebounds and the Chicago Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons 97-82 on Saturday night. DeRozan put an exclamation point on his night, finishing a thunderous third quarter...

 2021-10-24 02:53 

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Day long celebration to welcome the Kraken to Seattle...

SEATTLE (AP) — The day started with Hockey Hall of Famer Cammi Granato on top of the iconic Space Needle raising a deep blue flag with the tentacle shaped 'S' flying over the city. And from there, Seattle only became more awash in everything...

 2021-10-24 02:52 

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No. 22 San Diego St. builds lead, holds off Air Force 20-14...

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — Matt Araiza kicked two field goals, Kaegun Williams and Chance Bell and ran for touchdowns and No. 22 San Diego State withstood Air Force's comeback bid to win 20-14 on Saturday night. San Diego State (7-0, 3-0 Mo...

 2021-10-24 02:31 

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Boo! Thousands crowd New Orleans streets for 1st parade...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The high school bands played, the costumed marching groups danced and float riders threw Moon Pies and beads to the thousands of people who turned out Saturday for New Orleans' first big parade since the onslaught of the coron...

 2021-10-24 02:31 

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Former Arizona Attorney General Grant Woods dies at 67...

PHOENIX (AP) — Former Arizona Attorney General Grant Woods, a longtime Republican loyalist who changed his registration to Democratic in 2018 because of his frustration at the party's direction and then-President Donald Trump, died Saturday. His...

 2021-10-24 01:54 

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3 Russian teenagers chasing Skate America women's medals...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Three Russian teenagers are chasing Skate America medals and have a hold on the podium following the women's short program at the Orleans Arena. Alexandra Trusova, the reigning world championship bronze medalist and pre-competit...

 2021-10-24 01:54 

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Mobley has double-double, Cavs beat Hawks 101-95 for 1st win...

CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Evan Mobley had 17 points and 11 rebounds to help the Cleveland Cavaliers rally for their first win of the season with a 101-95 over the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday night. Ricky Rubio had 23 points and eight assists, and Jarret...

 2021-10-24 01:53 

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Hartman's goal late in OT gives Wild 4-3 win over Ducks...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Ryan Hartman scored with 12.1 seconds left in overtime and the Minnesota Wild extended their season-opening win streak to four games, rallying to beat Anaheim 4-3 on Saturday night. Minnesota has won two straight overtime game...

 2021-10-24 01:53 

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AP Top 25 Takeaways: CFP race of Big 12 incoming, outgoing...

There is a developing College Football Playoff race between an outgoing Big 12 school and an incoming Big 12 school. No. 2 Cincinnati, heading to the Big 12 at some point, and No. 3 Oklahoma, leaving the Big 12 at some point, remained undefeated Saturday,...

 2021-10-24 01:53 

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Hurricanes stretch win streak to 4 games, beat Columbus 5-1...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Vincent Trocheck had two goals and an assist to lead Carolina to a 5-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night, the Hurricanes' fourth straight win to open the season. Jordan Staal and Sebastian Aho added power...

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