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 2022-01-19 04:04 

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Harris still struggling to define herself one year in VP job...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden put the full weight of his presidency behind voting rights action last week, heading to Capitol Hill in an effort to push Democrats to change Senate rules to pass legislation. Vice President Kamala Harris &mdash...

 2022-01-19 04:04 

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Harris still struggling to define herself one year in VP job...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden put the full weight of his presidency behind voting rights action last week, heading to Capitol Hill in an effort to push Democrats to change Senate rules to pass legislation. Vice President Kamala Harris &mdash...

 2022-01-19 03:57 

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The Latest: Barty breezes into 3rd round at Australian Open...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Wednesday from the Australian Open at Melbourne Park (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Top-ranked Ash Barty is breezing through the Australian Open draw so far. Things could get a lot more interesting soon enough...

 2022-01-19 03:56 

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Brajkovic scores 19, Davidson tops VCU for 14th straight win...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Luka Brajkovic had 19 points as Davidson won its 14th consecutive game, edging past VCU 63-61 on Tuesday night. Davidson closed on a 10-2 run, highlighted by seven points from Brajkovic, to extend the nation's longest win st...

 2022-01-19 03:56 

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Kotkaniemi scores twice, Hurricanes roll past Bruins 7-1...

BOSTON (AP) — Jesperi Kotkaniemi scored twice during Carolina's five-goal first period, Jaccob Slavin added a goal and two assists after a two-game absence, and the Hurricanes snapped the Boston Bruins' five-game winning streak with a 7-1 vi...

 2022-01-19 03:55 

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Edwards leads No. 10 Houston over USF for 8th straight win...

HOUSTON (AP) — Kyler Edwards had 23 points and seven rebounds, Fabian White Jr added 16 points and five rebounds, and No. 10 Houston won its eighth straight by beating South Florida 74-55 on Tuesday night. Edwards, who scored a career-high 29 points...

 2022-01-19 03:54 

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Islanders win 4-3 in shootout, hand Flyers 9th straight loss...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Oliver Wahlstrom scored in the ninth round of a shootout to lift the New York Islanders to a 4-3 win Tuesday night and send the Philadelphia Flyers to their ninth straight loss. Just like the Flyers' losing streak, the shooto...

 2022-01-19 03:54 

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Houser strong in season debut, Sabres beat Senators 3-1...

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Michael Houser made 43 saves in his season debut and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Ottawa Senators 3-1 on Tuesday night. Houser became the sixth goalie to start a game for Buffalo this season. Mark Jankowski, Dylan Cozens and Al...

 2022-01-19 03:53 

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Towns' three-point play helps Wolves edge Knicks 112-110...

NEW YORK (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns converted a go-ahead three-point play with 29 seconds left and the Minnesota Timberwolves edged the New York Knicks 112-110 on Tuesday night. The Knicks got a strong game from Kemba Walker in his return from a nine...

 2022-01-19 03:34 

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Pardoned Kentucky killer sentenced to 42 years in prison...

LONDON, Ky. (AP) — A man pardoned by Kentucky's former governor for a 2014 drug robbery killing will return to prison to serve a 42-year federal sentence for the same crime. Patrick Baker was convicted of murder committed during a drug trafficki...

 2022-01-19 03:33 

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Texas wildfire forces evacuations; planned burn may be cause...

A wildfire in a Central Texas state park forced the evacuation of dozens of homes Tuesday in the city of Bastrop — the site of a deadly blaze more than a decade ago — and officials said a prescribed burn may be to blame. The fire started in Ba...

 2022-01-19 03:32 

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Body cam footage released in 2018 California bar massacre...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Video from cameras worn by deputies who responded to a mass shooting at a Southern California bar in 2018 and recordings of calls for help released Tuesday captured the chaos, horror and confusion of the massacre that left a dozen...

 2022-01-19 03:32 

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Alaska court weighs arguments over new election process...

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Political parties "have no right to be gatekeepers to the ballot," an attorney argued Tuesday in urging the Alaska Supreme Court to uphold a voter-approved electoral system that would end party primaries in the state an...

 2022-01-19 03:31 

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Sheriff: 3 teens found dead in home outside of Houston...

HOUSTON (AP) — Three teens were found dead Tuesday in a home northeast of Houston, and it appears one of the teens killed themself after killing the other two, authorities said. Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said at a news conference that the bo...

 2022-01-19 02:55 

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49ers' Garoppolo dealing with right shoulder, thumb injuries...

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is dealing with injuries to his right thumb and right shoulder as he prepares for Saturday's divisional round playoff game at Green Bay. Garoppolo was limited at practice...

 2022-01-19 02:55 

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Women's basketball pioneer Lusia Harris dies at 66...

Lusia Harris, who became the only woman to be officially drafted by an NBA team and scored the first points in women's basketball history at the Olympics, died Tuesday, her family announced. She was 66. "We are deeply saddened to share the news th...

 2022-01-19 02:54 

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Miami builds 27-point halftime lead, cruises past UNC 85-57...

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Isaiah Wong scored 25 points, Sam Waardenburg set a career high with 21 points and Miami led by 27 points at halftime en route to an 85-57 victory over North Carolina on Tuesday night. The Hurricanes ended a five-game losin...

 2022-01-19 02:54 

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Liddell helps No. 19 Ohio State breeze past IUPUI 83-37...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — E.J. Liddell had 13 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 19 Ohio State never trailed in its 83-37 win over IUPUI on Tuesday night. Liddell extended his streak of double-figure scoring to 27 games and recorded his third double-double...

 2022-01-19 02:53 

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No. 25 UConn beats Butler 76-59 in first of home-and-home...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Adama Sanogo scored 13 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead No. 25 UConn over Butler 76-59 on Tuesday night in first of two games this week between the programs. It was the third straight double-double for Sanago, who also b...

 2022-01-19 02:52 

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Arkansas jumps out early in 2nd, beats South Carolina 75-59...

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Jaylin Williams scored a career-high 19 points, JD Notae added 17 and Arkansas cruised to a 75-59 victory over South Carolina on Tuesday night. It was the third consecutive win for Arkansas (13-5, 3-3 Southeastern Conferenc...

 2022-01-19 02:04 

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Governor wants tax cuts, crackdown on crime in election year...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico lawmakers are pushing to tap an unprecedented windfall of state income to shore up resources for public education, policing, health care and climate regulation at a 30-day legislative session that began on Tuesday. G...

 2022-01-19 02:04 

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South Dakota AG impeachment probe questions investigators...

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers weighing impeachment charges for the state's attorney general on Tuesday drilled into the investigation of his fatal car crash in 2020, spending hours questioning the law enforcement officers and a spec...

 2022-01-19 02:03 

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Cowboys QB apologizes for condoning fans throwing at refs...

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott apologized Tuesday night for his comments that condoned Dallas Cowboys fans throwing objects at NFL officials after the team's playoff loss, with the quarterback saying in a series of tweets that he deeply regre...

 2022-01-19 01:58 

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Report: Chinese Olympic app has serious security flaws...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A smartphone app that's expected to be widely used by athletes and others attending next month's Winter Games in Beijing has glaring security problems that could expose sensitive data to interception, according to a repo...

 2022-01-19 01:53 

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UN: Worse now for women peace builders than before COVID...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Women seeking to participate in shaping and building peace and defending human rights face a "vastly worse" situation now than they did before the COVID-19 pandemic, the United Nations human rights chief said Tuesday. M...

 2022-01-19 01:53 

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UN: Worse now for women peace builders than before COVID...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Women seeking to participate in shaping and building peace and defending human rights face a "vastly worse" situation now than they did before the COVID-19 pandemic, the United Nations human rights chief said Tuesday. M...

 2022-01-19 01:52 

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NHL pioneer O'Ree 'overwhelmed' as No. 22 raised to rafters...

BOSTON (AP) — Willie O'Ree's No. 22 now has a permanent home in Boston's TD Garden. The first Black player to appear in an NHL game, O'Ree became the 12th player in franchise history to have his number retired prior to the Bruins'...

 2022-01-19 01:31 

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US announces $83M in latest round of tribal housing grants...

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Emergency management officials on the Pine Ridge reservation in South Dakota have a new building, but they have been operating out of an old jail that's set to be torn down. That's because the new building near a smal...

 2022-01-19 01:05 

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Hong Kong independence activist Leung released from prison...

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong activist Edward Leung, who coined the now-banned slogan "Liberate Hong Kong, Revolution of our Times," was released from prison Wednesday after spending four years behind bars for a 2016 protest. Leung was a promin...

 2022-01-19 01:05 

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Florida Democrat sworn in as newest member of House...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Rep. Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick of Florida was sworn in as the newest member of the House on Tuesday, filling the seat last held by Alcee Hastings, who died in April of pancreatic cancer. She'll boost the Democrats&#...

 2022-01-19 01:04 

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Sanders says he may back Manchin, Sinema primary challengers...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders suggested Tuesday that he'd support primary challengers against Democratic colleagues Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema, further intensifying a political battle pitting members of President Joe Biden's part...

 2022-01-19 01:03 

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High court hears case involving painting stolen by Nazis...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A California man and a Spanish museum locked in a dispute over a valuable impressionist masterpiece stolen by the Nazis should be able to agree on one thing, Justice Stephen Breyer said Tuesday during arguments in the case at the S...

 2022-01-19 00:54 

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AP source: Vikings seek interview with Rams' Raheem Morris...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have added Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Raheem Morris to their candidate list for head coach. According to a person with knowledge of the process, speaking Tuesday to The Associated Press on conditi...

 2022-01-19 00:53 

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Dallas' Ferreiras 1st father-son designated players in MLS...

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Jess Ferreira joined his dad David as the first father-son combination of higher-priced designated players in the history of Major League Soccer, agreeing to a four-year contract with Dallas. The deal announced Tuesday for the 2...

 2022-01-19 00:53 

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Cryer, Mayer lead No. 5 Baylor past West Virginia 77-68...

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — LJ Cryer scored a career-high 25 points in his second start of the season, and No. 5 Baylor snapped a two-game losing streak with a 77-68 victory over West Virginia on Tuesday night. Baylor (16-2, 4-2 Big 12) bounced back af...

 2022-01-19 00:52 

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Titans lean on Tannehill's experience vs young Joe Burrow...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ryan Tannehill disputes the idea he ever lost his mojo as the Tennessee Titans quarterback. In a season where Tannehill was one of only three Titans on the offense to start every game during the regular season, the 10-year ve...

 2022-01-19 00:32 

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Haiti official denies more time in president's slaying probe...

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A request for more time to investigate the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Mose was denied, a magistrate told The Associated Press on Tuesday. Bernard Saint-Vil, dean of the Court of First Instance in Port-au-...

 2022-01-19 00:31 

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Man guilty on all counts in Wisconsin shooting that killed 3...

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — A man accused of killing three people and wounding three others in an April shooting at a bar in Wisconsin was found guilty on all charges Tuesday. The jury came back with the verdict less than two hours, including a break for p...

 2022-01-19 00:05 

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Utah lawmakers weigh overturning local mask mandates...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The GOP-dominated Utah Legislature was weighing Tuesday a resolution to overturn local mask mandates as the omicron variant of the coronavirus fuels a punishing coronavirus surge. The resolution was introduced on the first day ...

 2022-01-19 00:04 

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EXPLAINER: Why is filibuster such a barrier to voting bill?...

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the fifth time in recent months, Senate Republicans are expected to block Democrats' sweeping voting legislation this week using a longstanding delaying tactic that can stop a bill in its tracks. Democrats lament — th...

 2022-01-19 00:04 

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Ivey calls special session on relief funds...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on Tuesday announced a midweek launch of a special session on how to use $771 million in pandemic relief funds, with lawmakers set to consider a plan to steer large sums to water and sewer projects, broa...

 2022-01-18 23:54 

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Trump plans 2,300 new homes at struggling Doral resort...

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump plans to build 2,300 luxury homes at his Doral golf resort in the Miami area, part of a flurry of recent moves to revive a family business suffering from the one-two punch of a divisive presidency and coronavirus shutdow...

 2022-01-18 23:54 

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Pack set for 49ers rematch after winning September thriller...

It was the rally that sparked the Green Bay Packers toward the NFL's best regular-season record. The Packers had split their first two games — a blowout loss to New Orleans and a home victory over Detroit — before visiting San Francisco fo...

 2022-01-18 23:54 

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Florida could shield whites from 'discomfort' of racist past...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A bill pushed by Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis that would prohibit public schools and private businesses from making white people feel "discomfort" when they teach students or train employees about discriminat...

 2022-01-18 23:53 

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Questions coming for Cardinals after late-season stumbles...

The two-month, slow-motion collapse of the Arizona Cardinals will no doubt cause some soul searching and tough questions in the coming days, weeks and months for the franchise. The most obvious and pressing: Is this Kliff Kingsbury-Kyler Murray marriage r...

 2022-01-18 23:53 

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Tampa Bay's Stamkos one of 4 voted to NHL All-Star squads...

NEW YORK (AP) — Centers Steven Stamkos of the Tampa Bay Lightning, Nazem Kadri of the Colorado Avalanche and Mika Zibanejad of the New York Rangers, and Anaheim winger Troy Terry won the final roster spots for All-Star Weekend as a result of fan vot...

 2022-01-18 23:52 

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Seahawks fire defensive coordinator Ken Norton Jr....

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have fired defensive coordinator Ken Norton Jr. and passing game coordinator Andre Curtis, the team said Tuesday. Norton's firing brought an end to what had been several seasons of continuity on the defe...

 2022-01-18 23:34 

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Rudy Giuliani among Trump allies subpoenaed by Jan. 6 panel...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House committee investigating the Capitol insurrection issued subpoenas Tuesday to Rudy Giuliani and other members of Donald Trump's post-election legal team who filed multiple lawsuits claiming election fraud that were rou...

 2022-01-18 23:34 

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Accusers: New U of Michigan leader must change abuse culture...

Two men who say they were sexually assaulted by a former sports doctor at the University of Michigan are hoping that a change in leadership with the weekend firing of President Mark Schlissel will allow the school be more accountable toward abuse victims....

 2022-01-18 23:33 

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UK police asked to probe Indian officials' role in Kashmir...

LONDON (AP) — A London-based law firm filed an application with British police Tuesday seeking the arrest of India's army chief and a senior Indian government official over their alleged roles in war crimes in disputed Kashmir. Law firm Stoke Wh...

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