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 2022-02-13 03:54 

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AP PHOTOS: Monobob, ice dance highlight day 8 at Olympics...

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...

 2022-02-13 03:54 

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Democratic Senate debates merits of passion vs. pragmatism...

WASHINGTON (AP) — With elections in view and Democrats' headline domestic bill in a rut, Sens. Bernie Sanders and Chuck Schumer have very different takes on how things are going in their chamber. "I know we're spending the week dealing w...

 2022-02-13 03:54 

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Embiid's dunk, triple-double highlight 76ers' win over Cavs...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had a triple-double of 40 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists along with a highlight-reel jam, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 103-93 on Saturday night. The Sixers are awaiting the debut of Jame...

 2022-02-13 03:53 

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Olympic ski slopestyle qualifier postponed due to wind, snow...

ZHANGJIAKOU, China (AP) — Freestyle skier Eileen Gu's quest for a second gold medal at the Beijing Games ran into a detour when high wind and snow postponed the qualifying round for slopestyle on Sunday. No immediate plan for rescheduling was an...

 2022-02-13 03:52 

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Olympics Live: Valieva remains on preliminary start list...

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the Beijing Winter Olympics: ___ Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva remains on the preliminary start list for the short program at the Olympic Games, drawing a spot in the final group among 30 figure skaters due on the...

 2022-02-13 02:54 

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Murray's 31 points power Spurs past Pelicans, 124-114...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Dejounte Murray had 31 points and 12 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the New Orleans Pelicans 124-114 on Saturday night to give them consecutive double-digit, wire-to-wire victories on the road. Murray controlled the game...

 2022-02-13 02:54 

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Bynum scores 26, Providence beats DePaul 76-73 in OT...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Jared Bynum scored 26 points off the bench and Al Durham and Nate Watson finished with 16 points apiece as No. 11 Providence held on for a 76-73 overtime win over DePaul on Saturday. Durham went 12 for 12 at the free-throw li...

 2022-02-13 02:53 

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Fox, Sabonis power new-look Kings past Wizards 123-110...

WASHINGTON (AP) — De'Aaron Fox scored 26 points, Domantas Sabonis added 16 points and 11 rebounds in his second game with Sacramento, and the new-look Kings beat the Washington Wizards 123-110 on Saturday night. Harrison Barnes added 21 points f...

 2022-02-13 02:53 

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No. 16 Ohio State finds its road footing at Michigan, 68-57...

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — E. J. Liddell had 26 points, Cedric Russell added 12 and No. 16 Ohio State beat Michigan 68-57 on Saturday night. The Buckeyes (15-6, 8-4 Big Ten) rebounded from a 66-64 loss at Rutgers on Wednesday to win for the second time...

 2022-02-13 02:32 

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Olympics Live: Slopestyle skiing delayed due to weather...

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the Beijing Winter Olympics: ___ Standout Eileen Gu and the rest of the slopestyle skiers at the Beijing Olympics will have to wait a little bit longer to start qualifying with the competition delayed by weather. The win...

 2022-02-13 02:31 

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GLIMPSES: A white coating for the Winter Olympics — finally...

BEIJING (AP) — The Beijing Olympics have been watched closely for snow — the artificial kind, made by machines, up in the mountains outside the city. On Sunday morning, though, a more natural variety coated the Chinese capital for the first ti...

 2022-02-13 02:03 

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Lawmakers expand budget plan to stem violence, spur economy...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Senate legislators proposed an additional $150 million in spending Saturday in revisions to an already record-setting annual spending proposal that provides raises for school and state-government employees, free college tuition...

 2022-02-13 01:56 

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Durant begins light court workouts, hoping to return soon...

MIAMI (AP) — Kevin Durant has taken a significant first step in hopes of rejoining the Brooklyn Nets after hurting his left knee three weeks ago. The former league MVP, who sprained his left MCL in a game against the New Orleans Pelicans on Jan. 15,...

 2022-02-13 01:56 

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Brown, Williams rally No. 23 Murray St past Morehead St...

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — KJ Williams didn't worry about fouling out. Nor did No. 23 Murray State wilt with an eight-point deficit to erase as the minutes dwindled. The Racers just dug in to earn their latest in a string of wins in gutsy fashion. Tev...

 2022-02-13 01:55 

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No. 16 Ohio State finds its road footing vs. Michigan, 68-57...

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — E. J. Liddell had 26 points, Cedric Russell added 12 and No. 16 Ohio State beat Michigan 68-57 on Saturday night. The Buckeyes (15-6, 8-4 Big Ten) rebounded from a 66-64 loss at Rutgers on Wednesday to win for the second time...

 2022-02-13 01:55 

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Smith, Egbo lead No. 10 Baylor past West Virginia 75-57...

WACO, Texas (AP) — NaLyssa Smith and Queen Egbo had double-doubles, Jordan Lewis made consecutive 3-pointers to finally put No. 10 Baylor ahead to stay and the Bears beat West Virginia 75-57 on Saturday night. Smith had 30 points to match her career...

 2022-02-13 01:54 

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Banchero's 16 points, 14 boards leads No. 7 Duke past BC...

BOSTON (AP) — A big second half capped off a very busy week with a victory for No. 7 Duke. Paolo Banchero had 16 points and 14 rebounds as Duke pulled away midway into the second half for a 72-61 victory over Boston College on Saturday. Playing thei...

 2022-02-13 01:54 

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Zeigler leads No. 19 Tennessee over Vanderbilt 73-64...

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Zakai Zeigler came off the bench to score 16 points to lead No. 19 Tennessee to a 73-64 victory over Vanderbilt on Saturday night. Josiah-Jordan James had 14 points for the Volunteers (18-6, 9-3 Southeastern Conference), John...

 2022-02-13 01:53 

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No. 4 Arizona shakes sluggish start, routs Washington 92-68...

SEATTLE (AP) — Bennedict Mathurin scored 25 points, Azuolas Tubelis added 21 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 4 Arizona overcame a sluggish start to race past Washington for a convincing 92-68 victory on Saturday. The Wildcats (22-2, 12-1 Pac-12) won...

 2022-02-13 01:53 

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Olympics Live: Women's downhill training nixed due to snow...

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the Beijing Winter Olympics: ___ The second women's downhill training run for American Mikaela Shiffrin, Italian Sofia Goggia and other Alpine skiers has been canceled because of snowfall. The men's giant slalom ...

 2022-02-13 01:32 

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Kodak Black reportedly among 4 shot outside Super Bowl party...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Four people were shot and wounded early Saturday after a fight broke out outside a Los Angeles restaurant hosting a party that followed a Justin Bieber concert, police said. The gunfire erupted outside The Nice Guy restaurant, str...

 2022-02-13 01:31 

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'Sheer tenacity': Taiwan skier falls on slope, picks self up...

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — When 19-year old Maggie Lee fell on her first run down the slope and missed one of the early gates, it looked like the abrupt end of her first Olympics. The teenager from Taiwan, who is competing under her Chinese name, Lee Wen...

 2022-02-13 00:54 

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Blockades on Canada-US border continue, protests swell...

WINDSOR, Ontario (AP) — Protesters opposed to COVID-19 vaccine mandates and other restrictions withdrew their vehicles from a key U.S.-Canadian border bridge Saturday but ramped up demonstrations in cities across Canada, including the capital, where...

 2022-02-13 00:54 

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US, Japan, South Korea meet in Hawaii to discuss North Korea...

HONOLULU (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and his Japanese and South Korean counterparts were meeting Saturday in Hawaii to discuss the threat posed by nuclear-armed North Korea after Pyongyang began the year with a series of missile te...

 2022-02-13 00:53 

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Simons has 30, Blazers beat Knicks with huge rally in 4th...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Anfernee Simons had 30 points and eight assists, and the Portland Trail Blazers erased a 23-point, third-quarter deficit to beat the New York Knicks 112-103 on Saturday. Newly acquired guard Josh Hart, one of several players ne...

 2022-02-13 00:52 

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Butler bites back with 3s to beat No. 18 Marquette, 85-79...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Butler Bulldogs were tired of falling short. So on Saturday, they aggressively took control, stood up to the challenges and finally found a way to bite back. Bryce Golden scored a career-high 22 points, Bo Hodges posted a dou...

 2022-02-13 00:16 

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No. 9 Texas Tech finishes strong for 82-69 win over TCU...

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Terrence Shannon scored 20 points on 7-of-9 shooting and ninth-ranked Texas Tech beat TCU 82-69 after overcoming a 13-point deficit Saturday to remain undefeated at home. The Red Raiders (19-6, 8-4) ended the first half with a ...

 2022-02-13 00:04 

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Former Ohio House Speaker William Batchelder dies at 79...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — William Batchelder, a longtime state lawmaker and influential conservative leader in Ohio, died Saturday. He was 79. House Speaker Bob Cupp confirmed Batchelder's passing in a statement Saturday evening. He did not mention ...

 2022-02-12 23:57 

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Nolley leads Memphis to 69-59 win over No. 6 Houston...

HOUSTON (AP) — Landers Nolley II scored 20 points and Jalen Duren had 14 points and 11 rebounds as Memphis rallied past No. 6 Houston 69-59 on Saturday and snapped the Cougars' 37-game home winning streak. DeAndre Williams and Lester Quinones ea...

 2022-02-12 23:57 

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Russell Wilson receives 2022 Bart Starr Award...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Russell Wilson received the 2022 Bart Starr Award on Saturday at the Super Bowl Breakfast. The award honors the NFL player who best exemplifies outstanding character and leadership in the home, on the field, and in the community. ...

 2022-02-12 23:56 

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Former Bengal Collinsworth excited to call 5th Super Bowl...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cris Collinsworth is familiar with Super Bowl runs by the Cincinnati Bengals. He was part of the first two during his eight-year career with the franchise and has seen their highs and lows during the past 33 years, not only as a c...

 2022-02-12 23:55 

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Hall, Walker lead No. 17 Michigan State over Indiana 76-61...

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Malik Hall scored 18 points, Tyson Walker came off the bench to add 15 and No. 17 Michigan State snapped a two-game losing streak Saturday with a 76-61 victory over Indiana. With the win, the Spartans (18-6, 9-4 Big Ten) a...

 2022-02-12 23:55 

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Tshiebwe scores 27 in No. 5 Kentucky's win over Florida...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Oscar Tshiebwe scored 27 points and had 19 rebounds to lead No. 5 Kentucky to a 78-57 win over Florida on Saturday. Tshiebwe collected a nation-leading 18th double-double of the season and his 11th in a row. The Wildcats (21-4,...

 2022-02-12 23:54 

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Scant progress the final blow to on-time MLB spring training...

NEW YORK (AP) — The final blow has been dealt to an on-time start to spring training, with Major League Baseball making a new offer Saturday that the players' association received as only scant progress in the drawn-out labor talks. On the 73rd ...

 2022-02-12 23:54 

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Sound on: The party has returned to rowdy The Phoenix Open...

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The hum resonates five, six fairways away, the hive of activity beckoning all to join the three-story party perched on grass. It's a constant cacophony, punctuated by boos rising into the desert air, roars rolling like s...

 2022-02-12 23:54 

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Ravens special teams still elite under Horton...

This was a trying season for the Baltimore Ravens. Injuries decimated them from start to finish on both sides of the ball, ultimately costing the team a playoff spot. One area, however, remained remarkably consistent: special teams coached by Chris Horton...

 2022-02-12 23:53 

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Gardner powers Virginia to 63-53 victory over Georgia Tech...

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Jayden Gardner scored 26 points, grabbed seven rebounds and blocked three shots to propel Virginia to a 63-53 victory over Georgia Tech on Saturday. Gardner sank 10 of 19 shots from the floor and all six of his free throw...

 2022-02-12 22:54 

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McGusty, Wong rally Miami past Wake Forest 76-72...

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Kameron McGusty scored 22 points and Isaiah Wong added 20, combining for 24 in the second half to rally Miami to a 76-72 win over Wake Forest on Saturday. Wong had a pair of free throws to break a tie at 67 with 2:45 to go...

 2022-02-12 22:53 

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Column: Rams and Bengals put past aside in Super Bowl...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's been nearly three decades since the city where the Super Bowl began last hosted the big game. The year was 1993 and, if you're looking for an indication how much times have changed, O.J. Simpson did the pregame coin f...

 2022-02-12 22:52 

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Palmeiras fan shot dead in Brazil after Club World Cup final...

SAO PAULO (AP) — A fan of Brazilian soccer power Palmeiras was shot dead outside the club's stadium Saturday amid street violence after the team's 2-1 loss to Chelsea in the Club World Cup final in Abu Dhabi. Sao Paulo police Investigator Ce...

 2022-02-12 22:32 

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Police used shields to rescue baby during Phoenix standoff...

PHOENIX (AP) — SWAT officers used ballistic shields as they rescued a baby girl during a standoff with a gunman who earlier shot and wounded five patrol officers, including four while they moved to take the baby to safety, Phoenix police said. Initi...

 2022-02-12 22:31 

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Sudan's top general lauds recent ties with former foe Israel...

CAIRO (AP) — Sudan's top general has lauded recent ties with Israel, saying that intelligence sharing between the two former adversaries helped arrest suspected militants in his country. The two countries normalized relations late in 2020 as par...

 2022-02-12 22:05 

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Hugo Torres, Nicaragua ex-rebel leader Ortega jailed, dies...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Former Sandinista guerrilla leader and opposition politician Hugo Torres has died in prison at the age of 73, relatives said Saturday. Torres was the first of a large group of opposition leaders rounded up in a 2021 crackdown to d...

 2022-02-12 22:04 

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Afghans protest US move to unfreeze $3.5B for 9/11 victims...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Demonstrators in Afghanistan's capital on Saturday condemned President Joe Biden's order freeing up $3.5 billion in Afghan assets held in the U.S. for families of America's 9/11 victims — saying the money ...

 2022-02-12 22:04 

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Lawmaker who doubts Biden win enters Wisconsin governor race...

KEWASKUM, Wis. (AP) — State Rep. Timothy Ramthun, a conspiracy theorist who was disciplined by Republican leadership over false election claims, launched his candidacy Saturday for Wisconsin governor, saying he could do more in that role to undo Pre...

 2022-02-12 21:58 

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Venezuelan opposition gathers to hear call for unity...

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan opposition parties on Saturday staged one of their largest rallies since the coronavirus pandemic erupted, hearing calls for unity to end more than two decades of socialist governments — though they were ou...

 2022-02-12 21:55 

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Swayman makes 30 saves as Bruins blank Senators 2-0...

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Jeremy Swayman made 30 saves, and the Boston Bruins beat the Ottawa Senators 2-0 on Saturday. It was the 23-year-old Swayman's second shutout of the season and No. 4 for his career. Trent Frederic and Curtis Lazar scored f...

 2022-02-12 21:55 

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Laine scores with :07 left, Blue Jackets edge Canadiens 2-1...

MONTREAL (AP) — Patrik Laine scored a power-play goal with :08 left in regulation and the Columbus Blue Jackets edged Montreal 2-1 Saturday, extending the Canadiens' winless streak to nine games. Laine also had an assist on Oliver Bjorkstad'...

 2022-02-12 21:55 

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Love's 18, Tar Heels' blistering start sinks Seminoles 94-74...

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Caleb Love scored 18 points and North Carolina used a dominating first half, including scoring the first 18 points of the game, to roll to a 94-74 win over Florida State on Saturday. Amando Bacot had his 19th double-double w...

 2022-02-12 21:54 

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Moore comes alive late, No. 15 Villanova edges Seton Hall...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Playing on injured ankles that has limited their capabilities, Justin Moore and Collin Gillespie stepped up when Villanova needed them most Saturday afternoon. Moore scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half while Gillespie g...

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