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 2022-03-12 21:45 

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Texas A&M stuns No. 15 Arkansas 82-64 to reach SEC final...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Quenton Jackson scored 20 points and eighth-seeded Texas A&M took down a ranked opponent for the second straight day, stunning No. 15 Arkansas 82-64 on Saturday to reach the cham......

 2022-03-12 21:42 

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Medvedev debuts as No. 1 with easy victory at Indian Wells...

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Daniil Medvedev defeated Tomas Machac 6-3, 6-2 on Saturday in the second round of the BNP Paribas Open, the Russian's first tournament since ascending to No. 1 in the wo......

 2022-03-12 21:34 

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Thomas scores game-winner as Blues beat Predators 7-4...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Robert Thomas scored his second goal with 2:38 left as the St. Louis Blues beat the Nashville Predators 7-4 Saturday for their second straight win. Thomas also had an assist......

 2022-03-12 21:27 

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Rafael Nadal becomes latest to pull out of Miami Open...

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Rafael Nadal has become the latest big draw to pull out of the Miami Open.Nadal is a five-time finalist at the event but hasn't played in Miami since 2017. His absence me......

 2022-03-12 21:14 

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Rain gone, raging wind takes over at Players Championship...

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The first round of The Players Championship finally ended Saturday afternoon, 54 hours and 16 minutes after the opening tee shot Thursday morning.The show was just ge......

 2022-03-12 21:14 

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Morata nets 2 as Juventus wins 3-1 at Sampdoria...

MILAN (AP) — lvaro Morata scored twice as Juventus won 3-1 at relegation-threatened Sampdoria in Serie A on Saturday to keep its reignited title hopes alive.Sampdoria defender Maya Yoshida also sc......

 2022-03-12 21:03 

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Ronaldo hat trick gives Man United 3-2 win over Tottenham...

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo scored only his second Manchester United hat trick to clinch a 3-2 victory over Tottenham, sending his team fourth in the Premier League. Ronaldo made a......

 2022-03-12 20:49 

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Brady joins the applause as Ronaldo treble sends United 4th...

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The NFL's greatest rose to applaud the soccer great.Tom Brady picked the perfect moment to come to Old Trafford to witness a rarity from Cristiano Ronaldo: A Manchester U......

 2022-03-12 20:44 

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Libya coast guard: Migrant boat capsizes; 19 presumed dead...

CAIRO (AP) — A boat carrying around two dozen migrants capsized in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Libya on Saturday, with at least 19 people missing and presumed dead, authorities said.Liby......

 2022-03-12 20:30 

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AP source: Browns landing WR Cooper in trade with Cowboys...

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Browns found their No. 1 wide receiver, agreeing to a deal with the Dallas Cowboys for Amari Cooper, a person familiar with the negotiations told the Associated Press......

 2022-03-12 20:30 

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2nd Joplin officer shot by suspect dies, donates organs...

JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — The body of a Missouri police officer who was shot along with two other officers earlier this week has been transported to a funeral home after his organs were donated, the Jopl......

 2022-03-12 20:24 

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Uncomfortably numb: Reddick deals with leg issues at Phoenix...

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Tyler Reddick's enjoying his status among NASCAR's fastest drivers through the season's first three races, adapting quickly to the sport's Next Gen car that's provided solid ......

 2022-03-12 20:23 

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Police: Ammon Bundy arrested in trespassing case...

MERIDIAN, Idaho (AP) — Far-right activist Ammon Bundy, who's running for governor in Idaho, has been arrested after refusing to leave a hospital in connection with a child-welfare case, police said......

 2022-03-12 20:23 

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WVa 15-week abortion ban still on table as session nears end...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two bills to restrict abortion access in West Virginia were still on the table Saturday as lawmakers convened for the last scheduled day of the 2022 Legislative session.On......

 2022-03-12 20:18 

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Ireland overcomes inspired 14-man England to stay in 6N race...

LONDON (AP) — Ireland overcame an incredibly spirited effort from 14-man England at Twickenham to win 32-15 and stay in the running for the Six Nations title on Saturday.England was out of the titl......

 2022-03-12 20:12 

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Arizona utilities seek state, not federal, regulation of ash...

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona lawmakers are advancing legislation backed by utilities to have state regulators, not their federal counterparts, regulate disposal of toxic ash produced by coal-fired power ......

 2022-03-12 20:04 

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Singer Traci Braxton of 'Braxton Family Values' dies at 50...

NEW YORK (AP) — Singer Traci Braxton, who was featured with her family in the reality television series "Braxton Family Values," died at age 50 on Saturday.Her sister, Toni, and family said that Br......

 2022-03-12 19:59 

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Mississippi St hires Louisville assistant Purcell as coach...

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State has hired longtime Louisville assistant Sam Purcell as head coach to succeed interim coach Doug Novak.Purcell has spent the past nine seasons with the No.......

 2022-03-12 19:54 

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Fair, Woolley combine for 59, Buffalo gets MAC women's title...

CLEVELAND (AP) — Dyaisha Fair and freshman Georgia Woolley combined for 59 points and second-seeded Buffalo beat No. 5 seed Ball State 79-75 on Saturday in the championship game of the Mid-American......

 2022-03-12 19:54 

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Child's body found in Merced during search for missing girl...

MERCED, Calif. (AP) — A child's body was found inside a home in central California during a search for a missing 8-year-old girl, authorities said.Investigators discovered the body Friday while ser......

 2022-03-12 19:42 

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Dick Vitale returns to court, gets recognized at SEC tourney...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — That was awesome, baby!College basketball icon Dick Vitale made an appearance at the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Saturday, getting recognized for his contributions to t......

 2022-03-12 19:36 

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Fairfield wins MAAC, back in NCAA Tournament after 21 years...

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Lou Lopez-Senechal scored 24 points and Fairfield won the Metro Atlantic championship, defeating Manhattan 73-68 on Saturday despite 35 points from the Jaspers' Dee Dee D......

 2022-03-12 19:35 

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Four Kent State players disciplined for social media post...

CLEVELAND (AP) — Four Kent State players, including starting guard Malique Jacobs, have been disciplined by the Mid-American Conference for a social media post in advance of Saturday's championship......

 2022-03-12 19:29 

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AP source: Reliever Cishek, Nationals agree to 1-year deal...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Right-handed reliever Steve Cishek and the Washington Nationals have agreed to a one-year contract for 2022, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press on Saturday.......

 2022-03-12 19:27 

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Vermont rolls to America East title and NCAA Tournament bid...

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Ryan Davis scored 20 points, Ben Shungu added 19 and Vermont completed a dominant America East season with its fourth conference tournament title in six years via an 82-43 wi......

 2022-03-12 19:23 

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Sass maintains lead in Iditarod, picks up cash, fish swag...

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Musher Brent Sass is maintaining his lead in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race and was the first to arrive at the checkpoint in Kaltag early Saturday.Kaltag is 629 miles (1,......

 2022-03-12 19:17 

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Nice escapes with draw at Montpellier after Dante red card...

PARIS (AP) — Second-place Nice escaped with a 0-0 draw in the French league on Saturday after captain Dante was sent off and Montpellier midfielder Teji Savanier fluffed a first-half penalty.Nice i......

 2022-03-12 19:12 

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Legislation aims to crack down on catalytic converter thefts...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia General Assembly approved legislation Saturday to toughen the penalty for stealing catalytic converters.The emission control devices have become popular targets fo......

 2022-03-12 19:05 

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High school principal, coach arrested in slaying of wife...

OMAHA, Ark. (AP) — A northwest Arkansas high school principal and basketball coach has been arrested in the death of his wife.Rocky Dodson, 53, of Omaha was arrested Thursday on a second-degree mur......

 2022-03-12 19:00 

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Rangers trade INF Kiner-Falefa to Twins for catcher Garver...

The Texas Rangers have traded Isiah Kiner-Falefa, their starting shortstop last season who was supplanted by the blockbuster addition of Corey Seager, to the Minnesota Twins for catcher Mitch Garve......

 2022-03-12 18:54 

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Ex-Columbus Zoo CEO to repay $400,000 audit said he owed...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former chief executive officer has agreed to repay hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium after audits concluded that improper spending and questi......

 2022-03-12 18:53 

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AP video shows tank and sniper fire in besieged Mariupol...

MARIUPOL, Ukraine (AP) — A tank emblazoned with a giant Z backs up clumsily in the besieged city of Mariupol, crashing into destroyed buses before letting loose a shell. Ukrainian fighters later de......

 2022-03-12 18:53 

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College coach accused of sexual misconduct with teen...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A community college coach and Gresham elementary school worker has been arrested on accusations that he solicited explicit material from a teenager he met at a basketball camp......

 2022-03-12 18:52 

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Nevada to pay $220K to man wrongfully convicted in robbery...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada will pay over $220,000 to a Las Vegas man as compensation for being imprisoned for more than four years for crimes a judge has ruled he didn't commit.The state Board of Exam......

 2022-03-12 18:43 

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Officials: Legionella detected at 2 Illinois prisons...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Legionella bacteria has been detected at two Illinois Department of Corrections facilities.Routine water testing this week found legionella at the Stateville Correctional C......

 2022-03-12 18:42 

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Brentford eases relegation fears with 2-0 win over Burnley...

LONDON (AP) — Ivan Toney's late double eased Brentford's relegation fears with a 2-0 win over fellow Premier League struggler Burnley on Saturday.The striker made it five goals in two matches as th......

 2022-03-12 18:31 

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Apparel company, 557 jobs coming to vacant Alabama plant...

WETUMPKA, Ala. (AP) — A Los Angeles-based apparel company plans to take over part of a shuttered Alabama textile plant and bring in hundreds of jobs, state officials said.Gov. Kay Ivey's office thi......

 2022-03-12 18:31 

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A long-delayed nuclear reactor goes online in Finland...

HELSINKI (AP) — Finland's long-delayed and costly new nuclear reactor went online Saturday amid expectations that it will boost the Nordic country's electricity self-sufficiency and help to achieve......

 2022-03-12 18:10 

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Gondola linking 2 Tahoe ski resorts to open for next winter...

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A long-awaited gondola connecting two Lake Tahoe ski resorts that was entangled in a legal battle will be completed for the 2022-23 ski season at Palisades Tahoe, resort officials......

 2022-03-12 18:08 

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Road to table: Wyoming's got a new app for claiming roadkill...

LANDER, Wyo. (AP) — The aroma of sizzling meat in melted butter wafts from a cast iron pan while Jaden Bales shows his favorite way to cook up the best steak cuts from a big game animal.The deep re......

 2022-03-12 18:07 

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6N: England faces Ireland with 14 after Ewels sent off...

LONDON (AP) — England was reduced to 14 men against Ireland early in their key Six Nations rugby match on Saturday at Twickenham when lock Charlie Ewels was sent off.Ewels collided head on into Iri......

 2022-03-12 18:00 

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Bayern drops more Bundesliga points with draw at Hoffenheim...

BERLIN (AP) — Bundesliga leader Bayern Munich dropped more points Saturday in a 1-1 draw at Hoffenheim, while Stuttgart gained a vital draw in its fight against relegation.Robert Lewandowski's 29th......

 2022-03-12 17:57 

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Flint water main breaks prompt water conservation request...

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Water main breaks blamed on temperature fluctuations has prompted Flint officials to ask residents and businesses to temporarily cut back on water usage.The water conservation r......

 2022-03-12 17:50 

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Georgia campus premiers documentary on WWII jungle fighters...

DAHLONEGA, Ga. (AP) — A documentary about the World War II jungle fighting unit known as Merrill's Marauders premiered at a Georgia campus with three of the unit's few surviving members in attendan......

 2022-03-12 17:48 

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Atlanta City Hall corruption trial gets underway...

ATLANTA (AP) — A political consultant who worked in Atlanta City Hall manipulated contractors into paying her in exchange for city work, a prosecutor said as the first trial in a long-running feder......

 2022-03-12 17:44 

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Scotland withstands strong finish by Italy to win 33-22...

ROME (AP) — Scotland restored some pride by defeating Italy 33-22 with a clinical five-try effort in the Six Nations on Saturday.Chris Harris scored two in the first half after Sam Johnson's openin......

 2022-03-12 17:38 

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Maryland woman pleads guilty to trying to get benefits...

GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A Maryland woman who formerly served in the U.S. Navy has pleaded guilty to conspiring to submit false claims to the Veterans Administration and the Social Security Administra......

 2022-03-12 17:30 

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Tulane to study estrogen's contradictory dementia effects...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A five-year study by the Tulane University Brain Institute will focus on understanding why estrogen therapy helps protect some women from age-related brain problems, while other ......

 2022-03-12 17:30 

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McLaren F1 signs American driver Herta for testing program...

American racer Colton Herta was announced Saturday as a test driver for Formula One team McLaren as part of its 2022 program.Herta, who turns 22 at the end of the month, currently competes in IndyC......

 2022-03-12 17:30 

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Unity-based telecom is bought by Idaho company...

UNITY, Maine (AP) — Unity telecommunications company UniTel has been sold to an Idaho-based broadband provider that plans to rapidly expand fiber internet service.Direct Communications of Rockland,......

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