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 2022-01-15 06:19 

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Clap, don't chant: China aims for 'Zero COVID' Olympics...

Athletes will need to be vaccinated — or face a long quarantine — take tests daily and wear masks when not competing or training. Clapping is OK to cheer on teammates, not chanting. Anyone who tests positive for COVID-19 will be sent into isol...

 2022-01-15 06:05 

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Headed to disaster? US, Russia harden stances in talks...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The failure of last week's high-stakes diplomatic meetings to resolve escalating tensions over Ukraine has put Russia, the United States and its European allies in uncharted post-Cold War territory, posing significant challenge...

 2022-01-15 06:04 

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GOP's midterm dilemma: How closely to align with Trump...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Donald Trump is stepping up his election-year effort to dominate the Republican Party with a Saturday rally in Arizona in which he plans to castigate anyone who dares to question his lie that the 2020 presidential ...

 2022-01-15 06:04 

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Major winter storm: South braces for big blast of snow, ice...

ATLANTA (AP) — Forecasts of snow and ice as far south as Georgia have put a big part of the Southeast on an emergency preparedness footing as shoppers scoured store shelves for storm supplies and crews raced to treat highways and roads as a major wi...

 2022-01-15 06:03 

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Inaugural weekend will usher in Virginia's new GOP leaders...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A weekend of pomp and circumstance is underway in Richmond as Virginia's newly elected Republican leaders are set to take office. Gov.-elect Glenn Youngkin, Attorney General-elect Jason Miyares and Lieutenant Gov.-elect Wins...

 2022-01-15 05:55 

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Avalanche win 13th straight at home, 4-3 over Coyotes in SO...

DENVER (AP) — Nazem Kadri scored the winner in a shootout and the Colorado Avalanche extended the NHL's longest home winning streak in nearly four years to 13 games with a 4-3 victory over the undermanned Arizona Coyotes on Friday night. Mikko R...

 2022-01-15 05:55 

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NFL executives want, expect more Black coaches to be hired...

The NFL has taken several steps to improve diversity among leadership positions, yet Mike Tomlin is the only Black head coach after Brian Flores and David Culley were fired this week. League officials say they want to see immediate improvement. "We...

 2022-01-15 05:55 

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Teenager arrested in stabbing near Japan entrance exam venue...

TOKYO (AP) — Three people, including two students on their way to take university entrance exams, were stabbed Saturday just outside of a test venue, and authorities arrested a 17-year-old student at the scene on suspicion of attempted murder, Tokyo...

 2022-01-15 05:55 

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Report: Djokovic back in immigration detention in Australia...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic was reported to be back in immigration detention Saturday after his legal challenge to avoid being deported from Australia for being unvaccinated for COVID-19 was moved to a higher court. A Federal Court he...

 2022-01-15 05:54 

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Biden supporters 'apoplectic' one year into his presidency...

NEW YORK (AP) — Just over a year ago, millions of energized young people, women, voters of color and independents joined forces to send Joe Biden to the White House. But 12 months into his presidency, many describe a coalition in crisis. Leading voi...

 2022-01-15 05:54 

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Nadal, others on Djokovic saga: 'Bit tired of the situation'...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Rafael Nadal's first Grand Slam match in more than seven months is on the horizon, he is coming back from a painful left foot problem that limited him to one tournament over the last half of last season and he got COV...

 2022-01-15 04:55 

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Garland, Allen lead Cavaliers past struggling Spurs, 114-109...

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Darius Garland scored 28 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat San Antonio 114-109 on Friday night, extending the Spurs' losing streak to five. Jarrett Allen finished with 17 points and 16 rebounds for Cleveland, which won i...

 2022-01-15 04:54 

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Wild score 4 in 3rd, twice in 4 seconds, to rout Ducks 7-3...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Matt Boldy and Mats Zuccarello scored four seconds apart early in a four-goal third period and the Minnesota Wild routed the Anaheim Ducks 7-3 on Friday night. Zuccarello finished with two goals and an assist, Boldy and Ryan H...

 2022-01-15 04:54 

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Heat rally late, scramble to get past Hawks, 124-118...

MIAMI (AP) — The stars were out in Miami. Drake was sitting courtside. Golfer Brooks Koepka had prime seats. They came to see a show. The Heat made them wait until the end, but they didn't disappoint. Tyler Herro scored 11 of his 24 points in th...

 2022-01-15 04:53 

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Big finish by Henley stakes him to 3-shot lead at Sony Open...

HONOLULU (AP) — Russell Henley set the target Friday in the Sony Open by making a 30-foot eagle putt to cap off a big finish, and nobody could catch him. Nine years after Henley began his rookie season on the PGA Tour by winning the Sony Open, he pl...

 2022-01-15 04:53 

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No. 2 Stanford hands No. 22 Colorado its first loss, 60-52...

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — No. 2 Stanford knocked off the last remaining undefeated team in Division I women's basketball, overcoming a season-high 22 turnovers to beat No. 22 Colorado 60-52 on Friday night. Haley Jones scored 11 points, and Ashten P...

 2022-01-15 04:52 

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Cockburn, Frazier lead No. 25 Illinois over Michigan 68-53...

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Kofi Cockburn scored 21 points and hauled in 10 rebounds to help No. 25 Illinois beat Michigan 68-53 on Friday night. Both teams struggled from distance in a foul-plagued first half, combining to go 1 of 20 from 3-point range....

 2022-01-15 04:04 

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Iran's Iraj Pezeshkzad, who wrote 'My Uncle Napoleon,' dies...

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iraj Pezeshkzad, an Iranian author whose bestselling comic novel, "My Uncle Napoleon," lampooned Persian culture's self-aggrandizing and paranoid behavior as the country entered the modern era, has died. He was 94. Th...

 2022-01-15 03:54 

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Bennett scores 3 goals as Panthers hammer Stars 7-1...

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Sam Bennett scored his second hat trick this season and added an assist to lead the Florida Panthers over the Dallas Stars 7-1 on Friday night. Jonathan Huberdeau had a goal and three assists to give him 51 points. Gustav Forsli...

 2022-01-15 03:53 

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Warriors roll to most lopsided win, beat Bulls 138-96...

CHICAGO (AP) — Andrew Wiggins scored 21 points, Stephen Curry added 19 and the Golden State Warriors rolled to their most lopsided win of the season, dominating the Chicago Bulls 138-96 on Friday night. Rookie Jonathan Kuminga finished with 25 point...

 2022-01-15 03:53 

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Pistons ride strong bench to 103-87 victory over Raptors...

DETROIT (AP) — Trey Lyles scored 21 points, Cade Cunningham and Hamidou Diallo each added 18 and the Detroit Pistons extending their surprising stretch by beating the Toronto Raptors 103-87 on Friday night. The Pistons are 5-3 in 2022 after finishin...

 2022-01-15 03:52 

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Former NFL player Siavii found dead in Kansas federal prison...

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — A former Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle was found dead in a Kansas federal prison where he was being held on charges of illegal firearms possession, a prison official said. Saousoalii Siavii Jr., 43, was found unrespons...

 2022-01-15 02:54 

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Embiid has 25 points and 13 rebounds, 76ers beat Celtics...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid had 25 points and 13 rebounds and the Philadelphia 76ers used a dominating start to roll to a 111-99 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday night. Embiid finished five points shy of setting a franchise record with ...

 2022-01-15 02:54 

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EXPLAINER: How Djokovic plans to fight deportation in court...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic won his first legal round against Australian authorities who want to deport him. But the world tennis No. 1 now faces a formidable challenge on Sunday in his second round as he takes on what some describe a...

 2022-01-15 02:53 

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Booker, Ayton help NBA-leading Suns beat Pacers, 112-94...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Devin Booker scored 35 points, Deandre Ayton had 27 points and 12 rebounds and the NBA-leading Phoenix Suns beat the Indiana Pacers 112-94 on Friday night. Chris Paul added 12 points and nine assist for Phoenix, and Cam Payne had...

 2022-01-15 02:53 

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Wagner brothers, Magic top Hornets to end 10-game skid...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Moritz Wagner scored a season-high 26 points, younger brother Franz added 19 points and seven assists, and the Orlando Magic beat the Charlotte Hornets 116-109 on Friday night to snap a 10-game losing streak. Gary Harris added...

 2022-01-15 02:52 

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Former manager Ausmus named bench coach of Oakland Athletics...

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Former Tigers and Angels manager Brad Ausmus will be the new bench coach of the Oakland Athletics under first-year manager Mark Kotsay. The A's announced Kotsay's staff Friday. Ausmus, who interviewed for the Mets mana...

 2022-01-15 02:33 

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Tiffany Haddish charged with DUI in Georgia...

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. (AP) — Tiffany Haddish was arrested Friday and charged with driving under the influence, authorities said. The actor and comedian was detained after Peachtree City Police got a call about 2:30 a.m. regarding a driver asleep at th...

 2022-01-15 02:32 

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June sentence set for Ghislaine Maxwell in sex traffic case...

NEW YORK (AP) — A late-June sentencing date was set Friday for British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell after her conviction last month on charges including sex trafficking and conspiracy relating to the recruitment of teenage girls for financier Jeffrey...

 2022-01-15 02:31 

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Tennis Hall of Famer Chris Evert says she has ovarian cancer...

Former tennis star Chris Evert says she was diagnosed with an early stage of ovarian cancer. The 67-year-old Evert revealed the illness in a story posted Friday on ESPN.com; she is an on-air announcer for ESPN. She learned of the cancer last month and beg...

 2022-01-15 02:04 

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Ducey proposes earned-income tax credit in $14B budget plan...

PHOENIX (AP) — Gov. Doug Ducey on Friday proposed a tax credit for Arizona's low-income workers, the first time in his eight years of pushing tax cuts that he pitched a benefit targeted at the bottom end of the income spectrum. In his final budg...

 2022-01-15 01:53 

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FAA sets rules for some Boeing 787 landings near 5G service...

Federal safety officials are directing operators of some Boeing planes to adopt extra procedures when landing on wet or snowy runways near impending 5G service because, they say, interference from the wireless networks could mean that the planes need more...

 2022-01-15 01:53 

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FAA sets rules for some Boeing 787 landings near 5G service...

Federal safety officials are directing operators of some Boeing planes to adopt extra procedures when landing on wet or snowy runways near impending 5G service because, they say, interference from the wireless networks could mean that the planes need more...

 2022-01-15 01:53 

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Bears interview Flores for coach job, Ireland for GM opening...

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears interviewed former Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores and New Orleans Saints assistant general manager Jeff Ireland for their vacant coach and GM jobs on Friday. Flores was fired Monday by Miami after leadin...

 2022-01-15 01:52 

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No. 7 Purdue dominates Nebraska, Edey and Ivey lead scoring...

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Zach Edey scored 22 points and Jaden Ivey added 17 on Friday night as the No. 7 Purdue Boilermakers routed Nebraska 92-65. The Boilermakers (14-2, 3-2 Big Ten) have won two straight and six of their last seven. Coach Matt...

 2022-01-15 00:59 

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Chicago students stage walkout, say COVID protocols lacking...

CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of Chicago students staged a walkout Friday, saying there weren't enough precautions in place to protect them from COVID-19 despite an agreement between the teachers union and school district to return to classrooms. The ...

 2022-01-15 00:54 

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Chargers fire special teams coordinator Derius Swinton II...

Chargers coach Brandon Staley has started the process of making changes to his staff after Los Angeles fell short of making the playoffs for the third straight year. Staley fired special teams coordinator Derius Swinton II and assistant special teams coac...

 2022-01-15 00:53 

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Big finish by Henley stakes him to early 3-shot lead at Sony...

HONOLULU (AP) — Russell Henley set a strong target Friday in the Sony Open when he was 6 under over his final six holes and closed with a 30-foot eagle putt for a 7-under 63 and a three-shot lead among the early starters at Waialae. So much of the m...

 2022-01-15 00:53 

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Slime Time: Nickelodeon ready for 2nd NFL playoff broadcast...

Encores are tougher to pull off after receiving overwhelming acclaim for trying something new. However, Nickelodeon and CBS Sports feel as if Sunday's kids-focused broadcast of an NFL playoff game will be better than last year. "I feel like it has...

 2022-01-15 00:52 

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Chip Kelly staying at UCLA, agrees to new 4-year contract...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA football coach Chip Kelly agreed to a new four-year contract Friday after leading the Bruins to their best season since 2015. The agreement came two days before the $9 million buyout on Kelly's original contract would hav...

 2022-01-15 00:32 

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Djokovic's appeal of canceled visa moves to higher court...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic's effort to play in the Australian Open despite being unvaccinated for COVID-19 moved to a higher court Saturday as the No. 1-ranked tennis player appealed the second cancellation of his visa. Djokovic ...

 2022-01-15 00:32 

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Bond revoked for businessman accused of killing employee...

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma judge on Friday revoked the bond of a white local businessman accused of killing a Black man who worked for him after a prosecutor said the businessman was spotted in a bank drive-thru and visited a local Waffle Hous...

 2022-01-15 00:31 

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New Texas voting law snags US citizens, mail ballot requests...

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A sweeping new Texas voting law that Republicans muscled through the Legislature last year over dramatic protests is drawing fire again, even before some of the most contentious restrictions and changes kick in ahead of the stat...

 2022-01-15 00:05 

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Indiana Senate abandons contentious school curriculum bill...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Senate will not consider contentious Republican-backed legislation that supporters say would have increased parental control over what their kids learn but that teachers and other critics say would have amounted to ce...

 2022-01-15 00:05 

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Vermont Supreme Court upholds order to close gun school...

The Vermont Supreme Court upheld Friday a lower court order that the owner of an unpermitted firearms training school that has drawn complaints about noise and intimidation from neighbors demolish any unpermitted buildings on the Pawlet property and pay m...

 2022-01-15 00:03 

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North Korea says it test launched missiles from train...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday said it test-launched ballistic missiles from a train in what was seen as an apparent retaliation against fresh sanctions imposed by the Biden administration. The report by the North state media came...

 2022-01-14 23:53 

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Bills' DE Hughes primed for 'slobber-knocker' against Pats...

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — If this is the end of the line for Jerry Hughes' career, the Buffalo Bills defensive end is primed for the playoffs. Whether it's facing the rival New England Patriots for a third time in seven weeks or the prospect...

 2022-01-14 23:53 

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Djokovic appeal of canceled visa moves to higher court...

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic's effort to play in the Australian Open despite being unvaccinated for COVID-19 moved to a higher court Saturday as the No. 1-ranked tennis player appealed the second cancellation of his visa. Djokovic ...

 2022-01-14 23:52 

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Raiders, Bengals looking to end long playoff droughts...

CINCINNATI (AP) — Either the Raiders or Bengals will win a playoff game on Saturday, and that will be news in itself. Postseason success has been elusive for both teams for a generation. The frustration for one will end Saturday when they meet for a...

 2022-01-14 23:33 

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Oath Keepers leader jailed on Capitol attack charges...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The founder and leader of the far-right Oath Keepers militia group remained in jail after his first court appearance on Friday, a day after his arrest on charges he plotted with others to attack the U.S. Capitol to stop Congress fr...

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