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 2022-01-16 03:56 

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No. 6 Arizona runs away from Utah 82-64, Tubelis scores 32...

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Azoulas Tubelis scored 32 points, Christian Koloko added 16 points, and No. 6 Arizona dominated Utah inside for an 82-64 win on Saturday night. Arizona's offense was a bit off-kilter early with point guard Kerr Kriisa out fo...

 2022-01-16 03:55 

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Nets rout Pelicans but lose Durant to sprained left knee...

NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden had 27 points, 15 assists and eight rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets cruised to a 120-105 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday night despite losing Kevin Durant in the first half to a left knee sprain. Durant...

 2022-01-16 03:55 

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Ex-Alabama QB Jay Barker charged with domestic violence...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Alabama quarterback Jay Barker, who is married to country music singer Sara Evans, was arrested Saturday on a felony domestic violence charge, Tennessee authorities said. Barker, 49, was booked into a Nashville county ...

 2022-01-16 03:54 

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Lightning hand Stars 7th straight road loss, 3-1...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Ross Colton had the tiebreaking goal on a breakaway midway through the third period, Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 19 shots, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Dallas 3-1 Saturday night for the Stars' seventh consecutive road loss....

 2022-01-16 03:53 

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Garland has 27 points, 18 assists to help Cavs beat Thunder...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Darius Garland had 27 points and a career-high 18 assists and the Cleveland Cavaliers overcame an 18-point deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 106-102 on Saturday night for their fourth straight victory. Lauri Markkanen ma...

 2022-01-16 03:53 

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Edwards' 7 3s help No. 11 Houston escape Tulsa 66-64...

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Kyler Edwards made seven 3-pointers as part of his 29 points, and No. 11 Houston held off several rallies by Tulsa for a 66-64 win on Saturday night. Tulsa freshman guard Anthony Pritchard missed a game-tying layup with a second ...

 2022-01-16 03:53 

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Playoff frustration continues for Raiders in loss to Bengals...

CINCINNATI (AP) — The playoff frustration for the Raiders just won't end. A season of tumult for Las Vegas could have been salved with the first playoff win in 19 years, but the Raiders couldn't catch up with the Cincinnati Bengals, who ende...

 2022-01-16 02:55 

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Officiating in Raiders-Bengals problematic at times...

CINCINNATI (AP) — What mostly was a tense game between teams with long playoff droughts was disrupted Saturday by some problematic officiating. The Bengals beat the Raiders 26-19 in an AFC wild-card matchup that ended Cincinnati's 31-year run wi...

 2022-01-16 02:55 

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Kevin Durant leaves Nets' game with sprained left knee...

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant missed the second half of Brooklyn's game against New Orleans on Saturday night after spraining his left knee in a collision. The NBA's scoring leader left with 5:38 remaining in the second quarter and the Nets a...

 2022-01-16 02:54 

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All-Stars Kreider, Fox lead Rangers past Flyers 3-2...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Chris Kreider scored with 6:30 left, fellow All-Star Adam Fox had two assists and the New York Rangers beat the slumping Philadelphia Flyers 3-2 Saturday night. Mika Zibanejad and Filip Chytil also scored for the Metropolitan Div...

 2022-01-16 02:54 

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Pascal Siakam has triple-double, Raptors beat Bucks 103-96...

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Pascal Siakam had 30 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds for his second career triple-double and the Toronto Raptors overcame an early 15-point deficit to beat the cold-shooting Milwaukee Bucks 103-96 on Saturday night. OG Anunoby ad...

 2022-01-16 02:53 

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Simons scores 31 to lead Trail Blazers over Wizards, 115-110...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Anfernee Simons scored 31 points and tied a career high with 11 assists, Jusuf Nurkic had 23 points and 14 rebounds and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Washington Wizards 115-110 on Saturday night. Washington (22-21) had its th...

 2022-01-16 02:52 

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Bertuzzi, Nedeljkovic lead Red Wings past Sabres 4-0...

DETROIT (AP) — Tyler Bertuzzi had a goal and two assists, Alex Nedeljkovic stopped 22 shots for his fourth career shutout and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-0 Saturday night to snap a four-game losing streak. Rookie Lucas Raymond ha...

 2022-01-16 02:32 

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Tsunami threat recedes from huge Pacific volcanic eruption...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The tsunami threat around the Pacific from a huge undersea volcanic eruption began to recede Sunday, while the extent of damage to Tonga remained unclear. Satellite images showed the spectacular eruption that took plac...

 2022-01-16 02:31 

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A closer look at the case of Aafia Siddiqui, jailed in Texas...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The man who authorities say was holding hostages inside a Texas synagogue on Saturday demanded the release of a Pakistani woman who is imprisoned nearby on charges of trying to kill American service members in Afghanistan. The woma...

 2022-01-16 02:25 

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FakeTaiwan labor broker agency prosecuted for exploiting migrant workers...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A fake labor broker agency in Taichung, Taiwan was recently revealed to have used a dummy, shell company to recruit a large number of migrant workers, inciting fury from officials and locals alike. According to local Chines...

 2022-01-16 02:03 

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Ralph Emery, famed country music broadcaster, dies at 88...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ralph Emery, who became known as the dean of country music broadcasters over more than a half-century in both radio and television, died Saturday, his family said. He was 88. Emery passed away peacefully of natural causes, su...

 2022-01-16 01:53 

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Bengals hold on, finally win in playoffs, 26-19 over Raiders...

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow led an efficient offense that scored on six drives, including two of his touchdown passes, and rookie Evan McPherson made four field goals as the Cincinnati Bengals finally advanced in the playoffs with a 26-19 win over ...

 2022-01-16 01:53 

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Panthers remain red-hot, roll past Blue Jackets 9-2...

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Carter Verhaeghe and Anton Lundell each scored twice, MacKenzie Weegar tied a career-best with four points and the NHL-leading Florida Panthers scored early and often on the way to beating the Columbus Blue Jackets 9-2 on Saturd...

 2022-01-16 01:31 

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Man takes hostages at synagogue, demands prisoner be freed...

COLLEYVILLE, Texas (AP) — Authorities said a man took hostages Saturday during services at a Texas synagogue where the suspect could be heard ranting in a livestream and demanding the release of a Pakistani neuroscientist who was convicted of trying...

 2022-01-16 01:30 

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Vietnamese new immigrant gets in dream university despite language barrier...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Trn Phc Hng (), a Vietnamese new immigrant who did not know a word of Chinese three years ago, was recently admitted into the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Feng Chia University (FCU, ) through her unrel...

 2022-01-16 00:54 

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University of Michigan removes Schlissel as school president...

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Mark Schlissel has been removed as president of the University of Michigan due to an alleged "inappropriate relationship with a university employee," the school said Saturday on its website. The removal was effective ...

 2022-01-16 00:53 

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No. 1 Baylor loses 2nd straight home game, 61-54 to Okla St...

WACO, Texas (AP) — Bryce Thompson scored the game's final six points and finished with 19 as Oklahoma State beat No. 1 Baylor 61-54 on Saturday, giving the Bears consecutive home losses for the first time in nearly six years. The Bears are likel...

 2022-01-16 00:31 

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Woman killed in subway shove at Times Square...

NEW YORK (AP) — A woman was pushed to her death in front of a subway train at the Times Square station Saturday, police said, a little more than a week after the mayor and governor announced plans to boost subway policing and outreach to homeless pe...

 2022-01-15 23:53 

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Coleman, Diarra lead Texas A&M's rally past Missouri 67-64...

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Henry Coleman III scored 18 points, Hassan Diarra made two free throws with three seconds left and Texas A&M rallied to beat Missouri 67-64 on Saturday. Texas A&M missed its first 13 shots, trailed for the first 35 minutes and n...

 2022-01-15 23:53 

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Timme scores 32, leads No. 2 Gonzaga to rout of Santa Clara...

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Drew Timme scored 32 points and Andrew Nembhard had 19 as No. 2 Gonzaga routed Santa Clara 115-83 on Saturday for its 24th consecutive West Coast Conference victory. The Bulldogs (14-2, 3-0 WCC), who lead the nation in bot...

 2022-01-15 23:52 

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Jakimovski sparks Washington State to 65-57 victory over Cal...

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Sophomore Andrej Jakimovski came off the bench to hit four 3-pointers on his way to a season-high 16 points and Washington State turned back California 65-57 in Pac-12 Conference play on Saturday. Jakimovski sank 6 of 11 shots ...

 2022-01-15 23:31 

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Ranting man takes hostages at Texas synagogue...

COLLEYVILLE, Texas (AP) — Authorities said a man took hostages Saturday during services at a Texas synagogue where the suspect could be heard ranting in a livestream and demanding the release of a Pakistani neuroscientist who was convicted of trying...

 2022-01-15 22:54 

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Alabama cornerback Armour-Davis declares for NFL draft...

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama cornerback Jalyn Armour-Davis is skipping his senior season to enter the NFL draft. Armour-Davis announced his decision Saturday on social media, saying "my time here has definitely prepared me for the next step.&...

 2022-01-15 22:53 

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Vanecek, Wilson lead Capitals past Islanders 2-0...

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Wilson scored early, Alex Ovechkin added an empty-net goal late, and Vitek Vanecek made 23 saves to lead the Washington Capitals to a 2-0 victory over the New York Islanders on Saturday. Vanecek picked up his seventh win of the s...

 2022-01-15 22:53 

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Djokovic back in court to fight deportation from Australia...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic returned to court on Sunday to fight an attempt to deport him because of what a government minister described as a perception that the tennis star was a "talisman of a community of anti-vaccination sent...

 2022-01-15 22:52 

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Eric Weddle mounts unlikely comeback for Rams playoff game...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams must play without both of their starting safeties in their opening playoff game against the Arizona Cardinals on Monday night. Leading tackler Jordan Fuller is out for the season with a right ankle injury, and...

 2022-01-15 22:31 

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Final valuation of Prince's estate pegged at $156.4 million...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The six-year legal battle over pop superstar Prince's estate has ended, meaning the process of distributing the artist's wealth could begin next month. The Minneapolis Star Tribune reports that the Internal Revenue Service...

 2022-01-15 22:15 

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West Coast under tsunami advisory following Pacific eruption...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — An undersea volcano erupted in spectacular fashion Saturday near the Pacific nation of Tonga, sending tsunami waves crashing across the shore and people rushing to higher ground. Tsunami advisories were issued for Hawa...

 2022-01-15 22:05 

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Atlanta transit leader CEO Jeffrey Parker dies...

ATLANTA (AP) — Jeffrey Parker, who led the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority during a time of expansion and then during the pandemic when public transportation ridership plummeted, has died, the agency announced. A spokesperson for the ag...

 2022-01-15 22:05 

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Hundreds of migrants set off from Honduras toward US border...

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (AP) — Some 600 migrants hoping to reach the United States set off in a caravan Saturday from the northern Honduran city of San Pedro Sula. Hundreds of young men, women and children, most from Nicaragua, Honduras and Cuba, h...

 2022-01-15 22:04 

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Ranting man apparently takes hostages at Texas synagogue...

COLLEYVILLE, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a man apparently took hostages Saturday during services at a synagogue near Fort Worth, Texas. The Colleyville Police Department tweeted Saturday afternoon that it was conducting SWAT operations at the addre...

 2022-01-15 21:54 

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Necas produces on birthday as Hurricanes beat Canucks 4-1...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Martin Necas had a goal and an assist on his 23rd birthday and the Carolina Hurricanes stopped a two-game skid by beating the Vancouver Canucks 4-1 on Saturday. Vincent Trocheck also had a goal and an assist for the Hurricanes, ...

 2022-01-15 21:54 

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Italian menswear innovator Nino Cerruti dies at 91...

MILAN (AP) — Nino Cerruti, the Italian fashion designer credited with revolutionizing menswear in the 1960s and who gave Giorgio Armani his first fashion break, has died, Italian media reported Saturday. He was 91. Cerruti died in northwestern Italy...

 2022-01-15 21:54 

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Hall's OT goal lifts red-hot Bruins over Predators, 4-3...

BOSTON (AP) — Taylor Hall scored off a rebound of David Pastrnak's shot 1:41 into overtime, lifting the red-hot Boston Bruins to a 4-3 win over the Western Conference-leading Nashville Predators on Saturday afternoon. Pastrnak took a shot from t...

 2022-01-15 21:53 

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No. 9 Kansas uses big 2nd half to stuff West Virginia, 85-59...

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — David McCormack had 19 points and 15 rebounds, Jalen Wilson added 23 points and eight boards, and ninth-ranked Kansas overcame a sluggish first half to rout defensive-minded West Virginia 85-59 on Saturday. Ochai Agbaji also ha...

 2022-01-15 21:53 

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Coach K back, No. 8 Duke rolls inside to beat NC State...

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Mark Williams had 19 points, 11 rebounds and eight blocks as No. 8 Duke dominated inside to beat North Carolina State 88-73 Saturday with Hall of Fame coach Mike Krzyzewski back on the sideline after missing a game due to illness...

 2022-01-15 21:52 

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Kalscheur leads No. 15 Iowa State past No. 21 Texas, 79-70...

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Gabe Kalscheur scored 22 points as No. 15 Iowa State held on to beat No. 21 Texas 79-70 on Saturday. Kalscheur hit 6 of 12 attempts from 3-point range, including a pair of long-range shots in the second half that helped the Cyclone...

 2022-01-15 20:54 

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GSK rejects $68b Unilever bid for consumer healthcare unit...

LONDON (AP) — The pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline said Saturday it has rejected an unsolicited 50 billion-pound ($68.4 billion) bid from Unilever for its consumer healthcare goods unit, a joint venture it controls in a partnership with Pfizer. ...

 2022-01-15 20:53 

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Washington helps No. 18 Kentucky rout No. 22 Tennessee...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Freshman TyTy Washington Jr. scored a career-high 28 points, Sahvir Wheeler returned from injury to add 21 points and No. 18 Kentucky shot a season-high 68% percent to blow out No. 22 Tennessee 107-79 on Saturday. The Wildcats ...

 2022-01-15 20:52 

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Georgia celebrates title at stadium, Smart plans repeat...

Georgia coach Kirby Smart told a near-capacity crowd at Sanford Stadium on Saturday the Bulldogs don't plan to wait another 41 years for their next national championship. "It's moments and events like this that allow us to look back and allow ...

 2022-01-15 20:03 

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The AP Interview: Taliban pledge all girls in schools soon...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's new Taliban rulers say they hope to be able to open all schools for girls across the country after late March, their spokesman told The Associated Press on Saturday, offering the first timeline for address...

 2022-01-15 20:03 

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Republican Glenn Youngkin sworn in as Virginia 74th governor...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Striking a tone of bipartisanship and optimism, Virginia's new Republican governor, Glenn Youngkin, pledged to "restore trust in government and to restore power to the people" as he was sworn in to office Saturday in...

 2022-01-15 19:55 

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No. 10 UConn beats Xavier for 165th straight conference win...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Freshman Caroline Ducharme scored 20 points, Christyn Williams added 19 and No. 10 UConn routed Xavier 78-41 on Saturday to win its 165th straight conference game. Olivia Nelson-Ododa also filled up the stat sheet for UConn (9...

 2022-01-15 19:55 

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Skeleton preview: Dukurs, Bos head to Olympics with momentum...

There wound up being five sliders chosen as part of the U.S. Olympic skeleton team that competed in the 2006 Turin Games. Of those, four are long retired. Chris Soule stopped sliding after those Olympics. Kevin Ellis stopped in 2009. Zach Lund and Eric Be...

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