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 2022-01-14 06:54 

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Timme's 30 lead No. 2 Gonzaga over BYU 110-84...

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Drew Timme scored 30 points on 13-of-14 shooting and No. 2 Gonzaga beat rival BYU 110-84 on Thursday night to extend the nation's longest home winning streak to 61 games. Andrew Nembhard had 22 points and 12 assists, and Ju...

 2022-01-14 06:53 

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Kings use three-goal flurry in third to bury Penguins 6-2...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mikey Anderson, Viktor Arvidsson and Anze Kopitar scored in a span of 1:23 of the third period and the Los Angeles Kings won their third straight, 6-2 over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night. Dustin Brown had a goal and an ...

 2022-01-14 06:53 

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No. 6 Arizona pulls away to beat Colorado 76-55...

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Azoulas Tubelis and Justin Kier scored 14 points, and No. 6 Arizona overwhelmed Colorado in the second half for a 76-55 win Thursday night. The Wildcats (13-1, 3-0 Pac-12) dominated early, let the Buffaloes back in it and used a...

 2022-01-14 06:52 

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Goodwin, No. 5 USC rally in 2nd half to beat Oregon St 81-71...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chavez Goodwin had 20 points and 12 rebounds, Drew Peterson added 15 points and fifth-ranked Southern California rallied in the second half to defeat Oregon State 81-71 on Thursday night. The Trojans (14-1, 4-1 Pac-12) took their ...

 2022-01-14 06:33 

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Taiwan reports 11 local, 57 imported COVID-19 cases...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC, ) reported 11 new local COVID-19 cases and 57 imported infections on Friday, bringing the tally of confirmed cases to 17,692. According to the CECC, the local cases include 8 men a...

 2022-01-14 06:33 

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Seoul: N Korea fires projectile in third launch this month...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Friday that North Korea fired at least one projectile in its third weapons launch this month, as it continues to demonstrate its military might amid pandemic border closures and stalled diplomacy with the U...

 2022-01-14 06:31 

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Afghan tradition allows girls to access the freedom of boys...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — In a Kabul neighborhood, a gaggle of boys kick a yellow ball around a dusty playground, their boisterous cries echoing off the surrounding apartment buildings. Dressed in sweaters and jeans or the traditional Afghan male cl...

 2022-01-14 05:58 

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SKorea slightly eases distancing but warns of omicron surge...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea will slightly ease its coronavirus gathering restrictions starting next week but continue to maintain a 9 p.m. curfew on restaurants and entertainment venues, as it braces for a possible surge in infections driv...

 2022-01-14 05:54 

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Analysis: Biden overshoots on what's possible in divided DC...

WASHINGTON (AP) — He was supposed to break through the congressional logjam. End the pandemic. Get the economy back on track. Days before he hits his one-year mark in office, a torrent of bad news is gnawing at the foundational rationale of Presiden...

 2022-01-14 05:54 

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Grizzlies win 11th straight, beating Timberwolves 116-108...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Desmond Bane scored 21 points, Jaren Jackson Jr. added 20 and the Memphis Grizzlies pulled away in the final minutes for their 11th straight victory, beating the Minnesota Timberwolves 116-108 on Thursday night. Ja Morant had 1...

 2022-01-14 05:54 

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Goodbye 'godsend': Expiration of child tax credits hits home...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — For the first time in half a year, families on Friday are going without a monthly deposit from the child tax credit — a program that was intended to be part of President Joe Biden's legacy but has emerged instead a...

 2022-01-14 05:54 

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Kurashev, Blackhawks sink NHL-worst Canadiens in OT...

CHICAGO (AP) — Philipp Kurashev scored 2:24 into overtime and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 Thursday night. Montreal, a defending Stanley Cup finalist, has dropped five straight and is 1-9-3 in its past 13 games. The Canadie...

 2022-01-14 05:53 

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Oregon beats No. 3 UCLA 84-81 in OT for Altman's 700th win...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jacob Young scored a season-high 23 points and Oregon edged No. 3 UCLA 84-81 in overtime Thursday night to give coach Dana Altman his 700th career victory. Will Richardson added 12 points as one of three Ducks in foul trouble. Ore...

 2022-01-14 05:52 

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Barton scores 21, Nuggets beat depleted Blazers 140-108...

DENVER (AP) — Will Barton had 21 points before leaving in the third quarter with a strained neck, Nikola Jokic added 20 and the Denver Nuggets beat the depleted Portland Trail Blazers 140-108 on Thursday night. The Nuggets built their lead to 26 poi...

 2022-01-14 05:40 

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Vietnamese migrant worker narrowly avoids being scammed by 'fellow migrant'...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A Vietnamese migrant worker recently narrowly avoided being scammed by another person claiming to be a fellow migrant worker in Taiwan, who falsely promised to help her wire money back home to her family. According to local...

 2022-01-14 05:32 

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Pictures of Week in Latin America & Caribbean Photo Gallery...

JAN. 6 13, 2021 This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and Caribbean. The gallery was curated by AP photojournalist Fernando Llano in Mexico City. Follow AP vis...

 2022-01-14 05:31 

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Cyber attack in Albuquerque latest to target public schools...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — When the superintendent of Albuquerque Public Schools announced earlier this week a cyber attack would lead to the cancellation of classes for around 75,000 students, he noted that the district's technology department had b...

 2022-01-14 05:14 

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Asian shares skid, tracking Wall Street retreat...

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian shares slipped Friday after a retreat on Wall Street that left the Nasdaq composite down 2.5%. Tokyo fell nearly 2% and Hong Kong, Shanghai and Seoul also were lower. China reported its global trade surplus surged nearly 30% in ...

 2022-01-14 05:14 

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Asian shares skid, tracking Wall Street retreat...

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian shares slipped Friday after a retreat on Wall Street that left the Nasdaq composite down 2.5%. Tokyo fell nearly 2% and Hong Kong, Shanghai and Seoul also were lower. China reported its global trade surplus surged nearly 30% in ...

 2022-01-14 04:59 

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Judge to decide if Wisconsin parade suspect will stand trial...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A judge is set to decide Friday whether a Milwaukee man accused of plowing his SUV through a Christmas parade, killing six people and injuring dozens more, will stand trial for murder. Darrell Brooks Jr. is set to appear in Wauk...

 2022-01-14 04:58 

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FACT FOCUS: Unfounded theory used to dismiss COVID measures...

An unfounded theory taking root online suggests millions of people have been "hypnotized" into believing mainstream ideas about COVID-19, including steps to combat it such as testing and vaccination. In widely shared social media posts this week, ...

 2022-01-14 04:56 

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Barzal's third-period goal lifts Islanders over Devils 3-2...

NEW YORK (AP) — Mathew Barzal scored with less than five minutes left in the third period to push the New York Islanders over the New Jersey Devils 3-2 Thursday night. Josh Bailey and Adam Pelech scored and Zach Parise added two assists for the Isla...

 2022-01-14 04:55 

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Thomas, Buchenvich score, Blues come back to beat Kraken 2-1...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Robert Thomas and Pavel Buchnevich scored in the third period as the St. Louis Blues came back to beat the Seattle Kraken 2-1 on Thursday night. Ville Husso made 31 saves and the Blues extended their home point streak to 13 games, g...

 2022-01-14 04:55 

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Gilgeous-Alexander, Dort lead Thunder past Nets, 130-109...

NEW YORK (AP) — Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had 33 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists, Lu Dort scored 27 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Brooklyn Nets 130-109 on Thursday night Rookie guard Josh Giddey added 19 points for the Thunder, wh...

 2022-01-14 04:55 

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Train derails in India's West Bengal state; 9 dead...

NEW DELHI (AP) — Rescuers found four bodies overnight as they cleared the 12 mangled coaches of a train that derailed in India's West Bengal state, raising the death toll to nine, a railroad official said Friday. At least 45 people were injured ...

 2022-01-14 04:54 

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Defending champion Na with another 61 leads Sony Open...

HONOLULU (AP) — Kevin Na felt such great control Thursday in the Sony Open that he matched his career low with a 9-under 61 and still found reason to be slightly disappointed. He had his sights on a sub-60 round, especially as the afternoon wind die...

 2022-01-14 04:54 

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Wisconsin Gov. Evers' reelection pitch: democracy is at risk...

JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's Democratic Gov. Tony Evers is known for his folksy demeanor, sprinkling his speeches with "by gollys" and the occasional PG-rated swear word. To win reelection, the 70-year-old grandfather and former t...

 2022-01-14 04:54 

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Horston has double-double, No. 5 Lady Vols beat Vandy 65-51...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jordan Horston scored 16 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as the fifth-ranked Tennessee Lady Vols beat Vanderbilt 65-51 Thursday night for their seventh straight victory. The Lady Vols (16-1, 5-0 Southeastern Conference) also w...

 2022-01-14 04:54 

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Chinakhov, Merzlikins lead Blue Jackets past Hurricanes 6-0...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Yegor Chinakhov scored two goals and Elvis Merzlikins posted a 31-save shutout as the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Carolina Hurricanes 6-0 on Thursday night. Emil Bemstrom, Patrik Laine, Cole Sillinger and Jack Roslovic also s...

 2022-01-14 04:05 

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San Quentin inmate podcast host among California clemencies...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's governor on Thursday commuted the sentence of an inmate who has drawn national attention as co-host of the Pulitzer Prize-nominated podcast Ear Hustle, which is produced inside San Quentin State Prison. Gov...

 2022-01-14 03:55 

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Rask return, Pastrnak hat trick help Bruins beat Flyers 3-2...

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak scored a hat trick, Tuukka Rask made 24 saves in his return from hip surgery and the Boston Bruins beat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-2 on Thursday night. Rask, the winningest goalie in franchise history, made his season deb...

 2022-01-14 03:54 

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China's trade surplus surges to record $676.4B in 2021...

BEIJING (AP) — China's politically volatile global trade surplus surged to $676.4 billion in 2021, likely the highest ever recorded by any country, as exports jumped 29.9% over a year earlier despite semiconductor shortages that disrupted manufa...

 2022-01-14 03:53 

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Brandon Ingram has 24 points, Pelicans beat Clippers 113-89...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Brandon Ingram scored 24 points and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Los Angeles Clippers 113-89 on Thursday night. Jonas Valanciunas added 18 points and 16 rebounds for the Pelicans. They led throughout and by as many as 28 poin...

 2022-01-14 03:53 

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Skinner scores twice as Sabres beat Predators 4-1...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jeff Skinner scored twice and Aaron Dell made 29 saves to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 4-1 victory over the Nashville Predators on Thursday night. Mark Jankowski and Vinnie Hinostroza also scored for Buffalo, which snapped a ...

 2022-01-14 03:52 

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Stamkos gets 18th goal, Lightning beat Canucks 4-2...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Steven Stamkos scored his team-leading 18th goal, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 24 saves and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 on Thursday night. Anthony Cirelli, Boris Katchouk and Brayden Point also scored for Tam...

 2022-01-14 03:00 

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Philippines representative meets with MOL to negotiate migrant worker re-entry...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Wilfredo B. Fernandez, representative of the Manila Economic and Cultural Office (MECO, ) met with Minister of Labor Hsu Ming-chun () on Tuesday to discuss possible re-opening of borders for Filipino migrant workers. At the...

 2022-01-14 02:54 

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Boston leads No. 1 South Carolina to 65-45 win over Aggies...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Aliyah Boston had 19 points and 15 rebounds for her 10th consecutive double-double and No. 1 South Carolina used a third-quarter surge to put away Texas A&M 65-45 on Thursday night. Boston had already tied the program best with...

 2022-01-14 02:54 

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Hot on his heels: Cam Akers back from Achilles tear for Rams...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cam Akers called his mother immediately after he tore his Achilles tendon last July, and he spent much of the next two days crying. The Los Angeles Rams running back then dried his eyes and made a plan. "It was always my goal,...

 2022-01-14 02:54 

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Democrats defeat GOP sanctions on Russian gas pipeline...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats on Thursday defeated a bill by Texas Republican Ted Cruz that would have slammed sanctions on businesses involved in a Russian natural gas pipeline to Germany, denouncing it as a GOP political gesture that would ha...

 2022-01-14 02:53 

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Biden chooses 3 for Fed board, including first Black woman...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will nominate three people for the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors, including former Fed official Sarah Bloom Raskin for the top regulatory slot and Lisa Cook, who would be the first Black woman to serv...

 2022-01-14 02:53 

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No. 13 Wisconsin beats No. 16 Ohio State for 6th win a row...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Brad Davison scored 23 points and No. 13 Wisconsin beat No. 16 Ohio State 78-68 on Thursday night for its sixth straight victory. Tyler Wahl added 20 points, one point shy of his career high, for the Badgers (14-2, 5-1 Big Ten)....

 2022-01-14 02:53 

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No. 19 Texas Tech backs up Top 10 wins, beats Oklahoma State...

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Kevin Obanor had 17 points and No. 19 Texas Tech backed up its consecutive wins over Top 10 teams with a 78-57 victory over Oklahoma State in a makeup game Thursday night. Adonis Arms scored 13 points, Davion Warren 12 and Brys...

 2022-01-14 02:32 

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'Speak up': Houston girl, 16, fatally shot as she walked dog...

HOUSTON (AP) — Like she did most days, 16-year-old Diamond Alvarez walked her family's dog Peanut in her southwest Houston neighborhood on Tuesday evening. Since it was already dark, her mother, Anna Machado, told her to only stay out 20 minutes...

 2022-01-14 02:32 

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Spider-Man comic page sells for record $3.36M bidding...

DALLAS (AP) — A single page of artwork from a 1984 Spider-Man comic book sold at auction Thursday for a record $3.36 million. Mike Zeck's artwork for page 25 from Marvel Comics' Secret Wars No. 8 brings the first appearance of Spidey's b...

 2022-01-14 02:31 

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EXPLAINER: Why didn't China send troops to aid Kazakhstan?...

BEIJING (AP) — China gave strong verbal backing to Kazakhstan's leader for his deadly crackdown to quell violent unrest, but stood aside as Russia sent in special forces troops. Resource-rich Kazakhstan, on China's western border, has econom...

 2022-01-14 02:05 

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Officer pleads no contest in shooting that injured woman...

A Connecticut police officer who fired his gun 13 times at an unarmed couple's car and wounded a woman and another officer in 2019 pleaded no contest Thursday to felony assault and faces up to 18 months in prison under an agreement with prosecutors. H...

 2022-01-14 02:04 

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California suspends some disability claims, citing fraud...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — After stealing the identities of death row inmates and even a sitting U.S. senator to make off with billions of dollars in fraudulent unemployment benefits during the pandemic, scammers have now moved on to impersonating do...

 2022-01-14 02:04 

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Beshear pushes for major investments in schools and new jobs...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's Democratic governor pitched sweeping budget proposals Thursday evening as "bold investments" to bolster the state's competitiveness, calling for more spending on economic development, social services ...

 2022-01-14 02:03 

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Biden nominates 3 to Fed board, including first Black woman...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will nominate three people for the Federal Reserve's Board of Governors, including former Fed official Sarah Bloom Raskin for the top regulatory slot, and Lisa Cook, who would be the first Black woman to ser...

 2022-01-14 01:53 

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Texans fire David Culley; NFL left with 1 Black head coach...

HOUSTON (AP) — David Culley spent 43 years as a college and NFL assistant before finally getting his first head coaching job with the Houston Texans. He lasted just one season before being fired Thursday, a move that leaves the NFL with one Black he...

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