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 2022-01-28 21:06 

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Herta to replace injured Pastrana in Race of Champions...

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Colton Herta will represent the United States in next weekend's international Race of Champions as the replacement for injured driver Travis Pastrana. Pastrana said this ......

 2022-01-28 21:05 

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Nevada weighs permanent rule allowing emergency substitutes...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A state panel will consider allowing public schools in Nevada's two most populous counties to hire emergency substitute teachers who have only a high school diploma. A planned Feb.......

 2022-01-28 20:52 

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Midfielders, defenders provide US goals in push for WCup bid...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Midfielders and defenders are providing the goals the United States needs to reach the World Cup — by a wide margin.Strikers haven't found the net for five straight qualifiers......

 2022-01-28 20:47 

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Longtime Steelers GM Kevin Colbert stepping down after draft...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger isn't the only one with longtime ties to the Pittsburgh Steelers who is stepping away.General manager Kevin Colbert, who has spent more than two decades oversee......

 2022-01-28 20:45 

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Swastikas spray painted on DC's Union Station...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vandals spray-painted dozens of swastikas on the outside of Union Station, the central hub for regional train transportation in the nation's capital.The graffiti was discovered Fr......

 2022-01-28 20:35 

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Alaska lawmakers hire law firm to investigate CEO firing...

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska legislative committee is hiring a law firm to investigate the firing of the former head of the Alaska Permanent Fund Corp.Angela Rodell was fired by the corporation ......

 2022-01-28 20:34 

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New this week: 'Pam & Tommy,' Olympics and the doc 'Torn'...

Here's a collection curated by The Associated Press' entertainment journalists of what's arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week.MOVIES— If you missed Ridley Scott's "House......

 2022-01-28 20:31 

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Jan. 6 committee subpoenas fake Trump electors in 7 states...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House committee investigating the U.S. Capitol insurrection subpoenaed more than a dozen individuals Friday who it says falsely tried to declare Donald Trump the winner of the......

 2022-01-28 20:29 

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South America squid left exposed amid surge in China fishing...

MIAMI (AP) — Negotiators from the U.S., China and 13 other governments failed to take action to protect threatened squid stocks on the high seas off South America amid a recent surge in activity by......

 2022-01-28 20:27 

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Magic's Anthony fined for derogatory remarks toward official...

NEW YORK (AP) — Orlando Magic guard Cole Anthony has been fined $25,000 by the NBA for directing profane and derogatory remarks toward a game official.Byron Spruell, the president of league operati......

 2022-01-28 20:23 

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Peshawar wins high-scoring PSL game against Quetta...

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Experienced Shoaib Malik anchored Peshawar Zalmi to a five-wicket victory over Quetta Gladiators in a high-scoring opening game to the Pakistan Super League for both teams ......

 2022-01-28 20:21 

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Ottawa police get reinforcements as anti vax convoy arrives...

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Police in Canada's capital have called in reinforcements as the first trucks in a convoy organized to protest the Canadian government's COVID-19 vaccine mandate for cross-bor......

 2022-01-28 20:19 

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AP source: Arizona State's Hill resigns amid investigation...

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State offensive coordinator Zak Hill has resigned amid an NCAA investigation into alleged recruiting violations, a person familiar with the move confirmed to The Associa......

 2022-01-28 20:17 

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Italy top court: Venezuela's ex-oil czar can't be extradited...

ROME (AP) — Italy's highest court confirmed Friday that Venezuela's former oil czar cannot be extradited to face corruption charges at home because of his country's record in violating human rights......

 2022-01-28 20:16 

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US Consulate warns Los Cabos hospital preys on Americans...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The U.S. government is warning Americans to avoid a hospital at a Mexican beach destination, following years of complaints that the facility preyed on Americans by overcharging, ......

 2022-01-28 20:11 

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Judge rules against whitewater rafting firms in wage dispute...

DENVER (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by Colorado rafting outfitters who object to paying a $15 hourly minimum wage to seasonal employees under a new federal rule, rejecting their a......

 2022-01-28 20:11 

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EXPLAINER: What's known about 'stealth' version of omicron?...

Scientists and health officials around the world are keeping their eyes on a descendant of the omicron variant that has been found in more than 50 countries, including the United States.This versio......

 2022-01-28 20:06 

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Convention of states push hits halfway mark with Nebraska...

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska on Friday became the 17th state to call for a convention of states to consider making changes to the U.S. Constitution, putting supporters halfway to their goal of get......

 2022-01-28 19:56 

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Wisconsin election officials deadlock on drop box rules...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin elections officials failed to reach a consensus Friday on how to handle Republican lawmakers' demands that they either withdraw guidance on absentee ballot drop boxes......

 2022-01-28 19:55 

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New Mexico governor backs $15 min wage for school workers...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Democratic Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham now backs a $15 minimum wage for school workers."I did get word five minutes before this hearing that the executive does supp......

 2022-01-28 19:49 

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Buyers vie for fewer homes as listings decline...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hoping to buy a home that fits your needs and budget in the next few weeks? You might want to settle in for a long search.The inventory of homes for sale nationally dropped to it......

 2022-01-28 19:46 

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Sabres' goalie ranks get thinner; Houser in COVID protocol...

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Sabres are potentially down to their sixth option at goalie after Michael Houser was placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol on Friday.Houser's unavailability makes i......

 2022-01-28 19:43 

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Slain Mexican reporter described vulnerability in last show...

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Mexican journalist Lourdes Maldonado dedicated her last program to a fellow journalist one day after he was gunned down outside his home, and then she described her own vulne......

 2022-01-28 19:22 

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Appeals court says Wesleyan not liable for abuse of teens...

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's Appellate Court ruled Friday that Wesleyan University cannot be held responsible for the alleged abuse of boys in its basketball facilities and the dorm room of......

 2022-01-28 19:21 

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Baton Rouge launching marketing campaign to recruit police...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The city of Baton Rouge is looking for more police officers and Police Chief Murphy Paul said officials will be trying something new — a broad marketing campaign — to get th......

 2022-01-28 19:13 

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No. 9 Duke's trip to Louisville headlines ACC's week ahead...

A look at the upcoming week around the Atlantic Coast Conference:GAME OF THE WEEKENDNo. 9 Duke at Louisville. The Blue Devils (16-3, 6-2) remain the league's only AP Top 25 team and now they're hea......

 2022-01-28 19:02 

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Cowboys owner says sought-after DC Dan Quinn staying put...

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Friday that defensive coordinator Dan Quinn, a candidate for several head coaching jobs, would instead remain in Dallas for "years to come."Quinn, the former head coa......

 2022-01-28 18:51 

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Indiana's largest health system to resume elective surgeries...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana's largest hospital system plans to resume elective surgeries soon after postponing them for months as COVID-19 patients and other acutely ill patients crowded its hospit......

 2022-01-28 18:49 

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Troy Terry, Ducks putting together breakthrough season...

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Troy Terry is the epitome of the Anaheim Ducks' rebuilding efforts over the past four years. After slow progress that could often be characterized as one step forward and two......

 2022-01-28 18:48 

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'Peacemaker' puts John Cena film character in topical light...

NEW YORK (AP) — In last year's "The Suicide Squad," John Cena's Peacemaker is a jingoistic, bigoted superhero. Transferring the DC Comics character to a TV series spinoff gave writer-director James......

 2022-01-28 18:45 

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Virginia AG: State colleges can't mandate COVID-19 vaccines...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — State colleges and universities in Virginia cannot require students to get vaccinated against COVID-19, under a legal opinion issued Friday by Virginia's new Republican attorne......

 2022-01-28 18:45 

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As retirement looms, Knicks Go chasing history in Pegasus...

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Whatever happens Saturday will simply be resume-padding for Knicks Go. His retirement home has been picked out, his stud fee has been set and he's in the relatively sm......

 2022-01-28 18:35 

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MATCHDAY: Marseille faces Montpellier in French Cup last 16...

A look at what's happening in European soccer on Saturday:FRANCEFour places are up for grabs for the quarterfinals of the French Cup and the pick of the games sees Montpellier going to face 10-time......

 2022-01-28 18:33 

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Wolfsburg signs American winger Paredes from D.C. United...

WOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) — Wolfsburg signed American winger Kevin Paredes from MLS club D.C. United on Friday.The German club said the 18-year-old Paredes signed a contract until the end of the 2025......

 2022-01-28 18:27 

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US overcomes host Spain with late try in sevens...

SEVILLE, Spain (AP) — The United States needed a late converted try to prevent being upset by the host at the Spain Sevens on Friday.The U.S. beat Spain 28-26 after Carlin Isles scored their fourth......

 2022-01-28 18:25 

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NFL Foundation helping build or refurbish football fields...

The NFL Foundation is awarding a variety of organizations in 30 locales with a total of $6 million to build or refurbish neighborhood football fields.The awards are the most in a single year since ......

 2022-01-28 18:12 

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Finnish diplomats' mobile devices hacked with spyware...

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The mobile devices of Finnish diplomats working abroad have been hacked with the use of sophisticated spyware, the Nordic country's government said Friday.The Finnish Foreign Minis......

 2022-01-28 18:05 

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Governor kept mum amid conflicting accounts of deadly arrest...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, a Democrat in a deep-red state, was immersed in a difficult reelection campaign when he received a text message from the head of the state p......

 2022-01-28 18:04 

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Arkansas panel OKs agencies enforcing vaccine requirement...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers on Friday cleared the way for state-run health care facilities to require employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine after officials warned that blocking the ......

 2022-01-28 18:00 

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Sedgwick County sued for racial discrimination...

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A former Sedgwick County employee alleges in a lawsuit that his coworkers called him the "colored guy" and sang spirituals from the slavery era while he worked as a bridge crew......

 2022-01-28 17:47 

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Soccer standout dies after being hit by car in Saudi Arabia...

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A former member of a high school soccer team that won its first state championship with help from members of the immigrant community has died from injuries after being hit by......

 2022-01-28 17:43 

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Dissed: Olympic snowboarders still irked by secondary status...

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — The wind-whipped ice pellets slammed against their faces and made their cheeks feel like frozen sandpaper. On another part of the mountain, the Alpine skiers had been sent back ......

 2022-01-28 17:43 

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FAA clears Verizon and AT&T to turn on more 5G cell towers...

Federal safety regulators say they have cleared the way for Verizon and AT&T to power up more towers for new 5G service without causing radio interference with airplanes.The Federal Aviation Admini......

 2022-01-28 17:40 

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WWE star Lynch balances motherhood, beatdowns nearing Rumble...

Becky Lynch may have met her match for her toughest foe yet. Bianca Belair and Liv Morgan? Nah, defeated and dumped down the depth chart. Ric Flair? Not quite, largely because it's a one-sided, old......

 2022-01-28 17:23 

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SC motorcycle deaths reach four-decade high of 154 in 2021...

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina reported more deaths on motorcycles in 2021 than any year in the past four decades.A total of 154 motorcyclists died in crashes, up 9% from the number of deat......

 2022-01-28 17:23 

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Gov. Doug Burgum aware of data center developer's dark past...

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Gov. Doug Burgum was aware of the troubled past of a businessman involved in the construction of a $1.9 billion data center in northwestern North Dakota, a spokesman said Fri......

 2022-01-28 17:22 

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Bob Dole's burial Wednesday in Arlington National Cemetery...

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The late Bob Dole, a former U.S. Senate majority leader and Republican presidential nominee also celebrated as a World War II hero, will be buried with military honors Wednesday......

 2022-01-28 17:17 

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Former Ohio congressman, newspaper chief Clarence Brown dies...

URBANA, Ohio (AP) — Clarence "Bud" Brown Jr., a former congressman from Ohio and retired chairman of the now-defunct Brown Publishing Co., has died, according to a funeral home in his hometown. He ......

 2022-01-28 17:17 

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Man City's Kyle Walker gets 3-game European ban for red card...

NYON, Switzerland (AP) — Manchester City defender Kyle Walker will miss round-of-16 games against Sporting Lisbon in the Champions League after receiving a three-match European ban from UEFA on Fri......

 2022-01-28 17:15 

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3 indicted in fire at Wendy's after Rayshard Brooks killing...

ATLANTA (AP) — Three people have been indicted on arson charges in the burning of the Wendy's restaurant in Atlanta where a police officer fatally shot Rayshard Brooks in June 2020.A Fulton County ......

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