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 2022-03-10 16:54 

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AP-Sportlight-Week Ahead...

March 151869 — The Cincinnati Red Stockings, the first pro baseball team, is organized by George Ellard and Harry Wright.1940 — Colorado, led by Bob Doll's 15 points, beats Duquesne 51-40 for the N......

 2022-03-10 16:53 

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AP-Sportlight-Week Ahead...

March 111922 — Cornell wins the first IC4A indoor track meet held at the 2nd Regiment Armory in New York.1947 — Harry Boykoff of St. John's sets a Madison Square Garden scoring record with 54 point......

 2022-03-10 16:47 

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Gyo Obata, famed St. Louis-based architect, dies at age 99...

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Gyo Obata, an architect whose designs included sports and entertainment arenas, airports and a presidential library, has died. He was 99.Obata died Tuesday in St. Louis, his family......

 2022-03-10 16:29 

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'Black Panther' director mistaken for bank robber in Atlanta...

ATLANTA (AP) — Movie director Ryan Coogler was briefly handcuffed by Atlanta police after a bank employee mistook him for a robber when he passed her a note while trying to withdraw a large amount ......

 2022-03-10 16:26 

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New Mexico regulators consider more oil and gas rules...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico regulators are considering adopting another set of rules proposed by Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham's administration to crack down on pollution across the oil and n......

 2022-03-10 16:08 

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Conservation group buys unlogged North Carolina forest land...

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A nonprofit land conservation group has purchased more than 57 acres in western North Carolina to ensure that forest land that has never been harvested will remain intact.Con......

 2022-03-10 16:06 

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How will COVID end? Experts look to past epidemics for clues...

NEW YORK (AP) — Two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, most of the world has seen a dramatic improvement in infections, hospitalizations and death rates in recent weeks, signaling the crisis appears......

 2022-03-10 16:06 

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Panthers not raising ticket prices for 2022 NFL season...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers announced season ticket prices for non-premium seats will remain the same for the 2022 season.Premium tickets, which include club seats and suites, are ......

 2022-03-10 16:00 

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Long-term US mortgage rates back up this week...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week but remain at historically low levels as the Federal Reserve prepares to raise its main borrowing rate.The average rate on a 3......

 2022-03-10 15:59 

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US housing market fuels bidding wars, driving prices higher...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Would-be homeowners are increasingly opting to pay sellers more than their asking price in hopes of edging out rival buyers as heightened competition for few homes on the market ......

 2022-03-10 15:58 

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At 91, siege of Leningrad survivor is besieged by war again...

KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — Alevtina Shernina was a young girl when she survived the brutal siege of Leningrad during World War II. Eight decades later, so frail she can barely talk, or move unassisted......

 2022-03-10 15:53 

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Study: COVID infections on uptick in older adults in England...

LONDON (AP) — Coronavirus infections appear to be rising in older adults in England, with cases remaining at a high level despite a broad decline since a peak in January, according to a government-......

 2022-03-10 15:46 

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Yeshiva University basketball team ends unforgettable era...

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — On a Sabbath evening, the Yeshiva University men's basketball team held hands in a circle at a hotel where they gathered for postgame. Smiling, the Maccabees sang in ......

 2022-03-10 15:38 

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PennDOT picks construction group for bridge-tolling project...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf's administration has picked a consortium of companies to manage construction on as many as nine major interstate bridges, upgrades on the aging spans that are t......

 2022-03-10 15:24 

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North Carolina furniture maker faces wrongful death lawsuit...

HICKORY, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina furniture manufacturer has been sued by the family of a woman who was shot and killed while on the job. Another employee of the company was charged in her deat......

 2022-03-10 15:18 

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Melissa Etheridge ready for Love Rocks NYC benefit's return...

NEW YORK (AP) — Melissa Etheridge says the star-studded Love Rocks NYC benefit, the annual concert for the nonprofit God's Love We Deliver, is exactly the kind of fundraiser she wanted to join."I'v......

 2022-03-10 15:01 

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Saul Williams working on graphic novel 'Let There Be Dark'...

NEW YORK (AP) — Saul Williams' latest project is a blend of words and pictures. The rapper, actor and poet is working with illustrator Paul Davey (otherwise known as "mattahan") on a graphic novel,......

 2022-03-10 14:39 

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More Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Slightly more Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, but layoffs have settled to the low, pre-pandemic levels seen before the coronavirus recession in 2020. Jobles......

 2022-03-10 14:22 

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Old money, new money: Beaux Arts style gets attention on HBO...

NEW YORK (AP) — "What surroundings, Mrs. Russell. We could be at Tsarskoye Selo," exclaims Nathan Lane's snooty Ward McAllister at his first glance of her opulent Fifth Avenue mansion on "The Gilde......

 2022-03-10 14:20 

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Giroud delivers in big games as AC Milan chases title...

MILAN (AP) — Two vital games, three goals, six points. Olivier Giroud is keeping AC Milan very much in the title race.Giroud has scored 11 goals in all competitions since joining Milan from Chelsea......

 2022-03-10 14:19 

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Matsuyama out of Players Championship with back injury...

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama withdrew from The Players Championship on Thursday because of a back injury.The PGA Tour did not disclose the nature of the injury. ......

 2022-03-10 14:15 

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6N: Scotland starting winger Steyn for banned Van der Merwe...

EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Scotland has given winger Kyle Steyn his first Six Nations start against Italy on Saturday in Rome after the ban for Duhan van der Merwe. Steyn appeared in the tournament......

 2022-03-10 13:58 

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After pandemic, war in Ukraine new threat to food security...

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — The crisis in Ukraine and Russia, one of the world's main sources of grain, fertilizers and energy, presents new challenges in securing food supplies on top of a prolonged ......

 2022-03-10 13:14 

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Amid heavy shelling, Ukraine's Mariupol city uses mass grave...

MARIUPOL, Ukraine (AP) — With bodies piling up in Russia's nine-day siege of Mariupol, the port city of 430,000 in southeastern Ukraine, local authorities are hurrying to bury the dead in a mass gr......

 2022-03-10 13:13 

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US colleges cut partnerships, financial ties with Russia...

Colleges across the U.S. are pulling students from study abroad programs in Russia, ending research partnerships and cutting financial ties as part of a global wave of condemnation over the invasio......

 2022-03-10 13:05 

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6N: Sexton back to captain Ireland against England...

DUBLIN (AP) — Jonathan Sexton has returned to captain Ireland against England at Twickenham in the Six Nations on Saturday.The Irish have undergone six changes after beating Italy 57-6 two weeks ag......

 2022-03-10 13:03 

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Gas price hikes fueling electric vehicle conspiracy theories...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some social media users suggest that soaring fuel prices in the U.S. aren't the result of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, increased consumption or supply chain issues as daily life ......

 2022-03-10 13:00 

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Get on top of planned expenses with sinking funds...

In a given year, you likely have expenses that you know are coming — holiday gifts, the family vacation you take every summer, annual homeowners association fees or maybe membership renewals. But j......

 2022-03-10 12:48 

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Russia built an economy like a fortress but the pain is real...

Western sanctions are dealing a severe blow to Russia's economy. The ruble is plunging, foreign businesses are fleeing and sharply higher prices are in the offing. Familiar products may disappear f......

 2022-03-10 12:46 

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Harris thanks Poland for helping 1 million Ukraine refugees...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris on Thursday praised the Polish people for their generosity for taking in more than 1 million refugees since Russia invaded Ukraine last month.Harr......

 2022-03-10 12:42 

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Europe's central bank pulled two ways by war in Ukraine...

Russia's war in Ukraine is squeezing the European Central Bank between conflicting pressures, propelling energy prices and inflation ever higher while exposing Europe to a potential hit to economic......

 2022-03-10 12:40 

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ASEAN members say summit with US is being rescheduled...

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The Association of Southeast Asian Nations is seeking to reschedule a summit meeting of its leaders with U.S. President Joe Biden, Cambodian and Indonesian officials sai......

 2022-03-10 12:14 

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Russia's ban qualifies Georgia for 2023 Rugby World Cup...

DUBLIN (AP) — Georgia qualified for the 2023 Rugby World Cup on Thursday after organizers clarified the suspension of Russia and Belarus due to the war in Ukraine.Russia's remaining three matches i......

 2022-03-10 12:06 

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China eases control to let ruble fall faster against yuan...

BEIJING (AP) — China is easing government exchange rate controls to let the Russian ruble fall faster in value against the Chinese yuan to help insulate Beijing from economic sanctions on Moscow.Th......

 2022-03-10 11:37 

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Benzema still reigns in Madrid after spoiling Mbapp party...

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — There was a time when Karim Benzema was jeered by Real Madrid fans for not tapping all his talent, for not scoring enough goals, for not rising to the challenge.Even though ......

 2022-03-10 11:27 

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'They were shooting civilians': Ukraine refugees saw abuses...

PRZEMYSL, Poland (AP) — As more than 2 million refugees from Ukraine begin to scatter throughout Europe and beyond, some are carrying valuable witness evidence to build a case for war crimes.More a......

 2022-03-10 10:54 

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Sanctions on Abramovich see restrictions placed on Chelsea...

LONDON (AP) — Unpreceded restrictions were placed on Chelsea's ability to operate by the British government on Thursday after owner Roman Abramovich was targeted in sanctions.Abramovich was among s......

 2022-03-10 10:41 

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Experts: How to impose internet sanctions on Russia...

BOSTON (AP) — Ukraine's attempt to get Russia kicked off the internet failed, but a diverse group of experts proposes a more narrow approach to sanctioning the Kremlin for invading its neighbor: Co......

 2022-03-10 10:19 

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Asia stocks surge, Europe opens lower after oil prices rise...

BEIJING (AP) — Asian markets surged while Europe opened lower Thursday after oil prices recovered some of a decline the day before that had eased inflation fears.Futures for Wall Street's benchmark......

 2022-03-10 10:00 

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New Big Blue Bridge in WVa reopens after 2016 flood damage...

CLENDENIN, W.Va. (AP) — A bridge in central West Virginia that has been closed since it was damaged during historic floods in 2016 has reopened.The completion of the Big Blue Bridge near Clendenin ......

 2022-03-10 09:45 

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New Zealand beats India by 62 runs at Women's World Cup...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Host New Zealand finally produced a performance to catch the attention of its main rivals at the Women's Cricket World Cup when it beat India by 62 runs on Thursday i......

 2022-03-10 09:42 

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COLUMN: Woods closes out one chapter, will he write another?...

Tiger Woods spoke for 15 minutes or so, nearly all of it devoted to his parents and everyone else who nourished his love of the game. Missing was even one mention of any of the mind-bending accompl......

 2022-03-10 09:27 

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Germany's Bayer sells pest control business for $2.6 billion...

BERLIN (AP) — German chemical and health care company Bayer said Thursday it is selling a U.S.-based pest control business to private equity firm Cinven for $2.6 billion.Bayer said the Environmenta......

 2022-03-10 09:19 

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United on Ukraine, EU tackles the devil in details at summit...

VERSAILLES, France (AP) — When French President Emmanuel Macron picked the lavish Versailles Palace for this week's summit of European Union leaders, he didn't anticipate the grimness of the Ukrain......

 2022-03-10 09:16 

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Wednesday's Sports in Brief...

BASEBALLNEW YORK (AP) — Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred canceled 93 more games, appearing to cut off the chance to play a full 162-game schedule and threatening locked out players with loss of sa......

 2022-03-10 09:10 

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Russia-Ukraine war: Key developments in the ongoing conflict...

Civilians trapped in besieged or destroyed cities and towns in Ukraine are suffering from electricity outages, food shortages and other vital services. Thousands are hoping to find relief through ......

 2022-03-10 09:00 

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Georgia's Crean awaits verdict on job after 26-loss season...

A 12-game losing streak capped by Georgia's worst offensive performance of the season has left coach Tom Crean awaiting a final verdict on his future with the school.Georgia put up little fight in ......

 2022-03-10 08:55 

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After Ukraine, Europe wonders who's next Russian target...

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — For some European countries watching Russia's brutal war in Ukraine, there are fears that they could be next.Western officials say the most vulnerable could be those who are......

 2022-03-10 08:42 

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BUBBLE WATCH: Michigan-Indiana game critical for both teams...

A look at Thursday for bubble teams chasing NCAA Tournament bids: GAME OF THE DAY Michigan coach Juwan Howard returns from a five-game suspension as the Wolverines face Indiana at Indianapolis in a......

 2022-03-10 08:33 

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3 players shoot 9-under 63 to share lead at LPGA Thailand...

CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) — Japan's Nasa Hataoka birdied four of her final five holes to take a share of the first-round lead with a 9-under 63 at the Honda LPGA Thailand on Thursday.Hataoka was leve......

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