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 2022-03-11 22:58 

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Rhode Island fires coach David Cox after 4 seasons...

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island coach David Cox was fired Friday after four seasons that included losing records the past two years.Athletic director Thorr Bjorn announced the decision hours les......

 2022-03-11 22:45 

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6 overdose in Florida; West Point says cadets are involved...

WILTON MANORS, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Military Academy said Friday that cadets from that institution were involved in a situation in which six people overdosed on fentanyl-laced cocaine at a South Fl......

 2022-03-11 22:45 

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The Associated Press' 2021 Kentucky All-State Football Teams...

FIRST TEAM OFFENSEQuarterback: Cameron Hergott, Beechwood.Running back: Isaac Dixon, Belfry; Xavier Brown, Lexington Christian....

 2022-03-11 22:44 

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Delaware DPH launches text alerts for COVID-positive people...

DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Delaware Division of Public Health has launched a text messaging initiative to let people know when they've tested positive for COVID-19.Virus-positive individuals will get a......

 2022-03-11 22:43 

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Washington company turns Louisiana site to industrial work...

JENNINGS, La. (AP) — A company based in Washington state is turning a closed southwest Louisiana shipyard into a plant to make equipment for heavy industry. Greenberry Industrial LLC, of Vancouver,......

 2022-03-11 22:42 

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Murray leads No. 24 Iowa past Rutgers in Big Ten Tournament...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Keegan Murray had 26 points and eight rebounds to lead No. 24 Iowa to a 84-74 victory over Rutgers in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals on Friday.Fifth-seeded Iowa will meet ......

 2022-03-11 22:42 

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AP Exclusive: HR Derby could decide All-Star Game winner...

NEW YORK (AP) — If the next All-Star Game in Major League Baseball goes deep into the night, a slugger may get a chance to decide it by going deep — in a Home Run Derby.That's right, say going, goi......

 2022-03-11 22:28 

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Iditarod leader declines gourmet meal to keep mushing...

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — When you're leading the Iditarod but a five-time champion is breathing down your neck, you just don't have time for the finer things in life.Brent Sass, who is seeking his ......

 2022-03-11 22:27 

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'We're owning it': La. state police undergo outside review...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Louisiana State Police have hired an outside consultant to conduct a top-to-bottom review of the scandal-plagued agency, a potentially years-long process intended to hel......

 2022-03-11 22:24 

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How major US stock indexes fared Friday...

Stocks fell again after another bumpy day of trading on Wall Street Friday, marking the fourth losing week in the last five. Uncertainty about the war in Ukraine and persistently high inflation hav......

 2022-03-11 22:23 

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No. 4 Baylor women rout Oklahoma State in Big 12 tourney...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Big 12 player of the year NaLyssa Smith scored 15 points, Baylor shut out Oklahoma State into the second quarter and the No. 4 Bears rolled the rest of the way to a 76-36 vi......

 2022-03-11 22:19 

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A look at what lived, died during WA legislative session...

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state lawmakers worked until nearly the last minute this week, adjourning their 60-day legislative session shortly after approving a $64.1 billion supplemental stat......

 2022-03-11 22:17 

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DocuSign, Zumiez fall; Pfizer, Pearson rise...

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Meta Platforms Inc., down $7.60 to $187.61.British and European regulators have threatened to crack down on an ag......

 2022-03-11 22:17 

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County to pay $750K to settle suit over man's jail suicide...

SEATTLE (AP) — King County has agreed to pay $750,000 to the family of a man who killed himself in a Seattle jail after they filed a lawsuit alleging jail officials knew or should have known the ma......

 2022-03-11 22:09 

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EXPLAINER: What is meaning of 'most favored nation' status?...

WASHINGTON (AP) — In escalating the U.S. drive to squeeze Russia's economy, President Joe Biden moved Friday, with European and other key allies, to revoke Moscow's "most favored nation" trade stat......

 2022-03-11 22:09 

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Notre Dame easing COVID mask mandate effective Monday...

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The University of Notre Dame is easing its mask mandate starting Monday, leaving them optional indoors for staff, students and visitors who are fully vaccinated.It says mask......

 2022-03-11 22:08 

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Dolphins place 2nd-round tender on CB Nik Needham...

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Dolphins said Friday they have placed a second-round tender on cornerback Nik Needham.The deal means Needham will earn nearly $4 million next season with the Do......

 2022-03-11 22:07 

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Jury: California health system did not abuse market power...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A federal jury on Friday rejected allegations that a large Northern California health system abused its market power to drive up costs for consumers and businesses. The ve......

 2022-03-11 22:03 

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Cherry Blossom Festival marks DC's pandemic comeback...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Cherry Blossom Festival is returning with all its pageantry, hailed as Washington's unofficial re-emergence from two years of pandemic limits and closures."This year,......

 2022-03-11 21:55 

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Warriors finally feel they have home court advantage...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Steve Kerr stepped outside Chase Center on a gray winter afternoon and stretched both arms out to his sides, lifting his chin as he breathed in the fresh air only a few hundred......

 2022-03-11 21:55 

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Court: Duke can't make customers pay coal-ash cleanup costs...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Duke Energy won't be allowed to make its customers pay the more than $210 million needed to recoup coal-ash cleanup costs after the utility failed to follow the proper steps to ......

 2022-03-11 21:53 

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Michigan updates quarantine recs, lifts K-12 reporting order...

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's health department on Friday updated guidance for how people should quarantine if exposed to COVID-19, shifting its emphasis to focus more on household contacts and ......

 2022-03-11 21:52 

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Senate votes to override veto of gun bill; passes compromise...

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Senate voted Friday to override the Gov. Phil Scott's veto of a bill aimed at keeping firearms out of hospitals and closing the so-called "Charleston Loophole" to......

 2022-03-11 21:50 

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Texas A&M stuns No. 4 Auburn 67-62, likely secures NCAA bid...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tyrece Radford scored 19 points and Quenton Jackson made five throws in the final minute Friday as Texas A&M beat fourth-ranked Auburn 67-62 in the quarterfinals of the Southeast......

 2022-03-11 21:46 

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Bears to part with versatile RB and return specialist Cohen...

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears are apparently releasing versatile running back and return specialist Tarik Cohen, who he has been sidelined for nearly two years because of a knee injury......

 2022-03-11 21:45 

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Garnett humbled as Celtics prepare to retire his jersey...

BOSTON (AP) — The post-retirement accolades have been raining down on Kevin Garnett over the past handful of years. The 15-time NBA All-Star, one of the catalysts of Boston's 2007-2008 team that ra......

 2022-03-11 21:42 

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No. 18 Houston advances in AAC with 69-56 win over Cincy...

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Fabian White Jr. had 18 points with eight rebounds and 18th-ranked Houston overcame a 10-point deficit in the second half to beat Cincinnati 69-56 in an American Athletic C......

 2022-03-11 21:38 

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Car crashes into DC restaurant's outdoor cafe, 1 woman dead...

WASHINGTON (AP) — An SUV crashed Friday afternoon into the outdoor seating area of a popular Greek restaurant in Northwest Washington, D.C., killing one woman and injuring seven others, four of the......

 2022-03-11 21:37 

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Ohio police wound man shooting at vehicles on interstate...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio's capital shot and wounded a man Friday who was firing at vehicles on a busy stretch of Interstate 71. The action by Columbus police came after drivers reported......

 2022-03-11 21:29 

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Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities...

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for April delivery rose $3.31 to $109.33 a barrel Friday. Brent crude for May delivery rose $3.34 to $112.67 a barrel.Wholesale gasoline for April delivery rose 15 cents to......

 2022-03-11 21:25 

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Mariners expect Kyle Lewis to be healthy for spring training...

The Seattle Mariners expect former American League rookie of the year Kyle Lewis to be a full participant when spring training begins, general manager Jerry Dipoto said Friday. Lewis, who won rooki......

 2022-03-11 21:16 

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Program will help struggling homeowners with mortgage, bills...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A new, federally funded program will provide relief to eligible homeowners struggling to pay their mortgage, property taxes, utility bills, and other costs during the coronavir......

 2022-03-11 21:16 

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Ex-MLB lefty Odalis Prez dies, threw 1st pitch at Nats Park...

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Odalis Prez, a left-hander who threw the first pitch at Nationals Park and was an All-Star with the Los Angeles Dodgers during a 10-year career in the majo......

 2022-03-11 21:12 

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Bill to make mine bonding company greenlit despite concerns...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Lawmakers in West Virginia were divided Friday on a bill that would establish a new private company to issue performance bonds to help coal companies pay to clean up abando......

 2022-03-11 21:06 

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Chelsea financially perilous after Abramovich is sanctioned...

LONDON (AP) — Lavish spending, sustained only by Roman Abramovich's investment, funded Chelsea's 21 trophies during his 19 years as owner. Now there are fears the Premier League club could run out ......

 2022-03-11 21:00 

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Wisconsin crime lab destroys Kyle Rittenhouse rifle...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin officials have destroyed the rifle Kyle Rittenhouse used to shoot three people during street protests in Kenosha in 2020. WISN-TV reported Friday that the state crim......

 2022-03-11 20:57 

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Surging Texas A&M stuns No. 4 Auburn 67-62 in SEC tourney...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tyrece Radford scored 19 points and Quenton Jackson made five throws in the final minute Friday as Texas A&M beat fourth-ranked Auburn 67-62 in the quarterfinals of the Southeast......

 2022-03-11 20:54 

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Maine airman killed in World War II to be buried in hometown...

CANAAN, Maine (AP) — A Maine airman who was killed in World War II is due to be buried in his hometown — nearly 79 years after his death.U.S. Army Air Forces Staff Sgt. Richard G. Salsbury, 19, of ......

 2022-03-11 20:46 

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Rhode Island's vaccine rule for health care workers expires...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's emergency regulation that required health care workers to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus expires Saturday.The state will now require unvaccinated......

 2022-03-11 20:45 

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SkyWest to end service to Meridian...

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) — Meridian Regional Airport is looking for a new airline to fly passengers in and out of its facility after SkyWest Airlines announced it intended to end service.SkyWest Airlin......

 2022-03-11 20:45 

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Saudi blogger reported freed after decade in prison...

MONTREAL (AP) — Saudi Arabian blogger and activist Raif Badawi, whose conviction caused widespread international outrage, was released Friday after a decade in prison for criticizing the country's ......

 2022-03-11 20:43 

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Cubs manager David Ross gets extension through 2024...

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Chicago Cubs manager David Ross and the team agreed Friday to a contract extension through the 2024 season that includes a club option for 2025.In the two years since he was hire......

 2022-03-11 20:42 

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EPA plan would limit downwind pollution from power plants...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing a federal plan that would restrict smokestack emissions from power plants and other industrial sources that burden downwind areas ......

 2022-03-11 20:38 

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Grand jury looks at Deshaun Watson sex assault allegations...

HOUSTON (AP) — A grand jury on Friday began considering evidence gathered during a police investigation of sexual assault and harassment allegations against Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watso......

 2022-03-11 20:38 

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Judge: Sponsors can pull 2 tax initiatives off Nevada ballot...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Nevada judge has ruled that teachers union sponsors who qualified two tax-raising initiatives for a statewide vote can pull them from the 2022 ballot.The decision by a judge in C......

 2022-03-11 20:33 

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NC retiree health insurance case left unsettled by top court...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A decadelong legal fight over whether retired government workers were wronged when North Carolina stopped offering them a more generous level of premium-free health insurance r......

 2022-03-11 20:28 

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Famed Ernest Tubb Record Shop in Nashville up for sale...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The downtown Nashville, Tennessee record store that was opened by Opry legend Ernest Tubb in 1947 and has been a landmark in country music for decades will close as the buil......

 2022-03-11 20:27 

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Congress votes to renew landmark domestic violence law...

Congress has voted to renew a 1990s-era law that extends protections to victims of domestic and sexual violence, updating the landmark Violence Against Women Act nearly three years after it lapsed ......

 2022-03-11 20:27 

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Albania: 3rd day of protests over price hikes blamed on war...

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Demonstrators marched through Albania's capital, Tirana, Friday and tried to block streets in other cities, in a third day of protests against recent price hikes that authori......

 2022-03-11 20:24 

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Governor facing gun permit, trans sports ban decisions...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A plan endorsed by Gov. Eric Holcomb to gradually cut Indiana's individual income tax rate over the next decade will soon be at his desk after winning approval in the final hour......

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