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 2021-01-24 01:44 

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AP source: Lions looking into trading QB Matthew Stafford...

The Detroit Lions and quarterback Matthew Stafford are planning to part ways.The Lions and Stafford have mutually agreed to explore the possibilities of trading him, according to a person with direct knowledge of the situation. The person spoke Saturday n...

 2021-01-24 01:44 

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All-Star Booker out against Nuggets with hamstring injury...

PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix Suns All-Star guard Devin Booker sat out Saturday night against the Denver Nuggets because of a left hamstring injury he suffered in overtime Friday night.Booker was hurt with about two minutes left in overtime when he landed ...

 2021-01-24 01:44 

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Da Silva's buzzer-beat lifts Stanford over No. 24 UCLA...

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Oscar da Silva scored off an inbound pass as time expired in overtime to lift Stanford over No. 24 UCLA 73-72 on Saturday, ending the Bruins' unbeaten streak in the Pac-12. Da Silva finished with 26 points, the last com...

 2021-01-24 01:44 

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Arizona Republicans censure Cindy McCain, GOP governor...

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Republicans voted Saturday to censure Cindy McCain and two prominent GOP officials who have found themselves crosswise with former President Donald Trump.The censures of Sen. John McCain's widow, former Sen. Jeff Flake and...

 2021-01-24 01:44 

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Homa, Finau, Kim share 3rd-round lead at American Express...

LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Max Homa has been tearing up the Stadium Course at The American Express for two days. If he can do it one more time Sunday, the Southern California native could be raising his second career PGA Tour trophy.Homa made nine bir...

 2021-01-24 01:14 

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Authorities investigate blast at anti-gay California church...

EL MONTE, Calif. (AP) — The FBI and local police are investigating an explosion early Saturday at a Los Angeles-area church that had been the target of protests for its anti-LGTBQ message. Officers responding around 4:30 a.m. initially thought a van...

 2021-01-24 01:13 

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Springer, Blue Jays finalize $150M, 6-year contract...

TORONTO (AP) — All-Star outfielder George Springer finalized his $150 million, six-year contract with the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday, becoming the most prominent free agent to reach an agreement this offseason.Springer, who turned 31 in September...

 2021-01-24 01:12 

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The Latest: Sharks to open home schedule hosting in Arizona...

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The San Jose Sharks will open their home schedule in the desert.The Sharks' first two home games will be Feb. 1 and 3 against the Vegas Golden Knights at Gila River Ar...

 2021-01-24 00:42 

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Liddell helps No. 15 Ohio State beat No. 10 Wisconsin 74-62...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — E.J. Liddell scored 20 points and No. 15 Ohio State never trailed in a 74-62 victory over No. 10 Wisconsin that continued the Buckeyes' recent road mastery of ranked opponents.Ohio State (12-4, 6-4 Big Ten) has beaten Top 15...

 2021-01-23 23:42 

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Knicks Go gets to the lead and stays there to win....

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Knicks Go went to the lead right out of the gate and dared the other 11 runners in the $3 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational to catch him.Nobody came close.Picking up by far the biggest purse of his career, and doin...

 2021-01-23 23:42 

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FBI: Texan charged in Capitol riot tweeted 'Assassinate AOC'...

DALLAS (AP) — A 34-year-old Texas man has been arrested for allegedly taking part in the storming of the U.S. Capitol this month and posting violent threats, including a call to assassinate Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York.Garret...

 2021-01-23 23:42 

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Goggia wins 4th straight World Cup downhill to match Vonn...

CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland (AP) — Olympic champion Sofia Goggia is dominating the World Cup downhill season like no woman since ski great Lindsey Vonn.Goggia won her fourth straight downhill on Saturday to tie a World Cup streak by Vonn in 2018. The...

 2021-01-23 23:42 

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Gillespie, Moore lead No. 3 Villanova past Providence 71-56...

VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Collin Gillespie and Justin Moore scored 15 points apiece, and No. 3 Villanova used a dominating second half to defeat Providence 71-56 on Saturday.Caleb Daniels added 12 points and Jermaine Samuels had 10 for Villanova (10-1, ...

 2021-01-23 23:42 

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Britain's Boris Johnson presses Biden for new trade deal...

WASHINGTON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson made clear to President Joe Biden on Saturday that he's eager to forge a new U.S.-U.K. trade deal.The push for a new deal came in a broad-ranging call between the two leaders that touched on...

 2021-01-23 22:42 

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Sharpe, Bacot lead Tar Heels over North Carolina State 86-76...

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Day'Ron Sharpe and Armando Bacot combined for 33 points and 18 rebounds as North Carolina used its strength inside to beat North Carolina State 86-76 on Saturday.Sharpe scored 16 points with 10 rebounds and Bacot had 17 ...

 2021-01-23 22:42 

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Stars captain Benn misses practice after injury in opener...

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dallas Stars captain Jamie Benn didn't practice Saturday, a day after his right leg buckled awkwardly during a collision in the season opener. Coach Rick Bowness provided no update after practice on Benn's condition or h...

 2021-01-23 22:42 

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Hours after Dubois trade, Blue Jackets beat Lightning 5-2...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Hours after trading disgruntled center Pierre-Luc Dubois, the Columbus Blue Jackets got three first-period goals and beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-2 Saturday.Nick Foligno, Mikhail Grigorenko, Vladislav Gavrikov, Zach Werenski ...

 2021-01-23 22:42 

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Butler's 22 lead No. 2 Baylor past Oklahoma State 81-66...

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Jared Butler scored 22 points and No. 2 Baylor rallied from a halftime deficit to beat undermanned Oklahoma State 81-66 on Saturday.Oklahoma State guard Cade Cunningham, the Big 12 Conference's leading scorer, did not pl...

 2021-01-23 22:42 

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AP sources: USA Basketball eyeing 60 players in Olympic pool...

MIAMI (AP) — USA Basketball is casting a wider-than-usual net in its roster selection for this summer's rescheduled Tokyo Olympics, two people with knowledge of the situation said Saturday.Additions to the list in recent weeks include New Orlean...

 2021-01-23 22:14 

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Judge: Kenosha shooter can't associate with supremacists...

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — An 18-year-old Illinois teen charged with fatally shooting two people during a protest in southeastern Wisconsin last year is prohibited from associating with known white supremacists under a judge's recently modified bail c...

 2021-01-23 22:12 

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Maryland gets another road upset, 63-49 vs. No. 17 Minnesota...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eric Ayala had 21 points and three steals to help Maryland deliver another road upset of a ranked Big Ten opponent, a wire-to-wire 63-49 victory over No. 17 Minnesota on Saturday.Donta Scott added 15 points and 11 rebounds and Aar...

 2021-01-23 22:12 

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Zimmerman seals deal with Nats, says might not be last year...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Now that he's set to play for the Washington Nationals this season, Ryan Zimmerman might stick around a little longer, too.Zimmerman and the Nationals made it official Saturday, announcing his $1 million, one-year contract. The...

 2021-01-23 21:42 

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From presidents to faded stars, all welcomed by Larry King...

NEW YORK (AP) — Larry King was easy to poke fun at, particularly late in his career at CNN: the pinched look, guffaws and coke-bottle glasses, the suspenders and old-time microphone on the desk in front of him.He was grandpa trying to dance to Drake...

 2021-01-23 21:41 

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Moody, Tate pace Arkansas in 92-71 win over Vanderbilt...

NASHVILLE (AP) — Moses Moody scored 26 points with eight rebounds Jalen Tate scored 25 and Arkansas led all the way in a 92-71 win over Vanderbilt on Saturday.D.J. Harvey scored 16 points and Scotty Pippen Jr. scored 15 for Vanderbilt. Vanderbilt wa...

 2021-01-23 21:41 

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Arizona sheriff's office investigating fatal tour bus crash...

KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona sheriff's office was investigating a tour bus crash that killed one person and injured dozens of others, including five seriously, officials said Saturday.The Las Vegas-based bus crashed Friday and rolled over in...

 2021-01-23 21:41 

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Mexican leader says Biden offers $4B for Central America...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden's first calls to foreign leaders went to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Andrs Manuel Lpez Obrador at a strained moment for the U.S. relationship with its North American neighbor...

 2021-01-23 21:41 

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Nelson-Ododa leads No. 3 UConn over Georgetown 72-.41...

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Olivia Nelson-Ododa scored 19 points and grabbed nine rebounds Saturday to lead No. 3 UConn to a 72-41 win over Georgetown.The Huskies (10-0, 9-0 Big East), coming off a road win over rival Tennessee, cruised despite sitting two...

 2021-01-23 20:42 

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Syracuse dominates No. 16 Virginia Tech in 78-60 win...

SYRACUSE, N .Y. (AP) — Quincy Guerrier had 20 points, Marek Doelzaj added 18 and Alan Griffin had 15 points, 10 rebounds and a career-high seven blocks for his fourth double-double of the season, and Syracuse defeated No. 16 Virginia Tech 78-60 on S...

 2021-01-23 20:42 

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Harmon's 22 points sends Oklahoma past No. 9 Kansas 75-68...

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — De'Vion Harmon scored 22 points and Oklahoma beat No. 9 Kansas 75-68 Saturday for its second victory this month over a top-10 opponent.Oklahoma (9-4, 5-3 Big 12) has won three of its last four games against Kansas (10-5, 4-4...

 2021-01-23 20:41 

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Sasser, Grimes lead No. 8 Houston past Temple 68-51...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Marcus Sasser and Quentin Grimes each scored 15 points and No. 8 Houston rolled to its sixth straight win, 68-51 over Temple on Saturday.The Cougars (13-1, 8-1 American Athletic Conference) also beat the Owls on Dec. 22 and compl...

 2021-01-23 20:41 

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Falcons' Smith adds veteran Gary Emanuel, 3 more assistants...

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — New Atlanta Falcons coach Arthur Smith is building his staff. He added four assistants Saturday, including veteran defensive line coach Gary Emanuel.Emanuel coached the New York Giants' defensive line in 2018-19. He ha...

 2021-01-23 20:41 

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Mahoney scores 20, leads No. 11 Creighton past No. 23 UConn...

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Denzel Mahoney scored 20 points and 11th-ranked Creighton broke open a close game in the last 10 minutes to beat No. 23 Connecticut 74-66 Saturday.The Bluejays (11-4, 7-3 Big East), who struggled offensively while losing their pre...

 2021-01-23 20:14 

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Aaron's death prompts call to change name: Braves to Hammers...

ATLANTA (AP) — As his adopted hometown mourned Hank Aaron's death, some fans called on the Atlanta Braves to change their name to the Hammers in his honor."Hammerin' Hank" died Friday at age 86, drawing praise from all segments of so...

 2021-01-23 20:14 

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FA Cup holder Arsenal eliminated, Man City survives scare...

SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Last season's FA Cup winner Arsenal was eliminated from the competition in the fourth round on Saturday thanks to Gabriel's own-goal in a 1-0 loss to Southampton, while Manchester City survived a scare to beat fou...

 2021-01-23 20:12 

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Protests against Israeli PM Netanyahu continue nationwide...

JERUSALEM (AP) — Over a thousand protesters gathered in Jerusalem on Saturday for weekly demonstrations demanding Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu step down over corruption charges, as smaller protests were staged at intersections and bridg...

 2021-01-23 19:41 

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Shorthanded Wizards sign 2 centers, set to resume Sunday...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The shorthanded Washington Wizards signed free agent centers Alex Len and Jordan Bell on Saturday, trying to fill out a roster decimated by COVID-19 and injuries.The Wizards have scrapped six games since a win over Phoenix on Jan. ...

 2021-01-23 19:41 

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French leader tells child sex abuse victims 'we believe you'...

PARIS (AP) — Amid a national French reckoning with sexual abuse of children by family members, President Emmanuel Macron told victims Saturday: "We believe you. You will never again be alone."The French government pledged on Thursday to toug...

 2021-01-23 18:41 

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Blue Jackets deal unhappy Dubois to Jets for Laine, Roslovic...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — After Pierre-Luc Dubois was benched for lack of effort two days ago, the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday traded the unhappy star center to the Winnipeg Jets for Patrik Laine and Jack Roslovic.Dubois, Columbus' top-line ce...

 2021-01-23 18:41 

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Humphries wins another monobob gold, leads 1-2 finish for US...

KOENIGSSEE, Germany (AP) — Kaillie Humphries got her second win in as many attempts in a monobob sled this season on Saturday, leading a gold-silver finish for USA Bobsled and Skeleton.Humphries had the fastest time in both heats and finished in 1 m...

 2021-01-23 18:41 

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Legislator mocks trans Biden nominee on Facebook, apologizes...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania legislator shared on Facebook an image mocking the appearance of the state's recently departed health secretary, Dr. Rachel Levine, a transgender woman who has been nominated to serve in the Biden administra...

 2021-01-23 17:41 

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Reaction to the death of Larry King...

Reaction to the death of Larry King, whose broadcast interviews with world leaders, movie stars and ordinary Joes helped define American conversation for a half-century. King died Saturday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles at age 87.___"La...

 2021-01-23 17:41 

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Aloha shirts on 'boogaloos' link symbol of peace to violence...

HONOLULU (AP) — People following a violent movement that promotes a second U.S. civil war or the breakdown of modern society have been showing up at recent protests across the nation armed and wearing tactical gear. But the anti-government "boog...

 2021-01-23 17:41 

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In first days, Biden flashes action as deep problems loom...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Inside the White House, President Joe Biden presided over a focused launch of his administration, using his first days in office to break sharply with his predecessor while signing executive orders meant as a showy display of actio...

 2021-01-23 17:41 

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Cyclone weakens in central Mozambique, but flooding a threat...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Mozambican port city of Beira breathed a sigh of relief Saturday as Cyclone Eloise caused less damage than feared as it passed through, but the danger of flooding remained in a region still recovering from a devastating cyclo...

 2021-01-23 17:41 

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Mine OK'd in Trump's last days may boost Biden energy plan...

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — One of the keys to President Joe Biden's $2 trillion clean energy plan could be a mineral that lies in a salt flat above a prehistoric volcano just south of the Oregon-Nevada line.But the question of how to extract lithi...

 2021-01-23 17:13 

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Back on track: Competing, not cash, lures big names to meet...

The prospect of winning prize money isn't what brings high jumper Vashti Cunningham, sprinter Andre De Grasse and other top names in track to an indoor meet in Arkansas this weekend.Because there is none.Instead, the athletes are going for something t...

 2021-01-23 17:12 

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Capitol attack reflects US extremist evolution over decades...

The takeover in 2016 by right-wing extremists of a federal bird sanctuary in Oregon. A standoff in 1992 between white separatists and federal agents in Ruby Ridge, Idaho. The 1995 bombing of a federal building in Oklahoma City that killed 168 people.Right...

 2021-01-23 16:40 

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Austin Romine, Cubs finalize $1.5 million, 1-year contract...

CHICAGO (AP) — The Cubs finalized a $1.5 million, one-year contract with catcher Austin Romine on Saturday.Chicago had been looking for a backup catcher since the Cubs traded Victor Caratini to San Diego last month. Miguel Amaya is among the organiz...

 2021-01-23 16:40 

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Democrats make federal election standards a top priority...

Democrats plan to move quickly on one of the first bills of the new Congress, citing the need for federal election standards and other reforms to shore up the foundations of American democracy after a tumultuous post-election period and deadly riot at the...

 2021-01-23 16:40 

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Citizenship data is latest rollback of Trump census efforts...

The U.S. Census Bureau is suspending efforts to create neighborhood-level statistics on the citizenship of residents, using 2020 census data, in the latest rollback of Trump administration census-related initiatives that critics feared would be used to fa...

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