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  • AP Top Sports News At 1:29 a.m. EST

    12 minutes ago

    (AP) Jury convicts 2 ex-Vanderbilt players of raping woman Deflated topic: air pressure in footballs Rose's shot lifts Bulls over Warriors 113-111 in overtime Mayweather and Pacquiao exchange phone numbers at Heat game Healthy Gronkowski ready to roll in Super Bowl ...

  • Rose's shot lifts Bulls over Warriors 113-111 in overtime

    13 minutes ago

    (AP) OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Derrick Rose hit a step-back jumper with 7 seconds remaining in overtime, and the Chicago Bulls ended Golden State's franchise-record 19-game home winning streak with a thrilling 113-111 victory over the Warriors on Tuesday night. Rose ...

  • Stan Wawrinka through to semifinals of Australian Open

    22 minutes ago

    (AP) MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Defending champion Stan Wawrinka advanced to the semifinals of the Australian Open with a 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (6) win over U.S. Open runner-up Kei Nishikori on Wednesday. Wawrinka, who beat Rafael Nadal last year in the ...

  • China criticizes Alibaba in report withheld until after IPO

    44 minutes ago

    (AP) BEIJING (AP) — Chinese regulators have accused e-commerce giant Alibaba of allowing sales of fake and shoddy goods and other mismanagement in a report that was withheld until now to avoid disrupting its U.S. stock market debut. The report Wednesday ...

  • Anderson earns 3rd career shutout, Ducks blank Canucks 4-0

    45 minutes ago

    (AP) VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Frederick Andersen had to make only 17 saves for the third shutout of his career as the Anaheim Ducks defeated the Vancouver Canucks 4-0 Tuesday night. Matt Beleskey, Kyle Palmieri, Rickard Rackell and Patrick Maroon ...

  • Ducks-Canucks Sums

    47 minutes ago

    (AP) Anaheim 1 1 2—4 Vancouver 0 0 0—0 First Period_1, Anaheim, Beleskey 18 (Lindholm, Kesler), 13:43. Penalties_D.Sedin, Van (hooking), 3:34; Lovejoy, Ana (interference), 9:34; Beauchemin, Ana (cross-checking), 15:54. Second Period_2, Anaheim, Palmieri 10 (Rakell), 7:19 (pp). Penalties_Perry, Ana (hooking), 3:11; ...

  • Snails slither into spa scene in Thailand and around world

    49 minutes ago

    (AP) CHIANG MAI, Thailand (AP) — The last time I encountered escargots they were served up by a French waiter, sizzling in garlic and herb butter. Now, one is slithering up the bridge of my nose while five others are being ...

  • Wizards-Lakers, Box

    49 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (98) Porter 5-9 1-1 12, Nene 2-7 2-3 6, Gortat 5-7 1-1 11, Wall 8-12 5-12 21, Beal 9-18 0-0 19, Butler 2-7 0-0 5, Humphries 2-5 4-4 8, Webster 1-3 2-2 5, Miller 2-4 0-0 4, Seraphin 2-6 ...

  • Wall's Wizards rally, send Lakers to 9th straight loss 98-92

    52 minutes ago

    (AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Wall had 21 points, 13 assists and nine rebounds, and the Washington Wizards rallied from a 19-point deficit to send the Los Angeles Lakers to their ninth straight loss, 98-92 on Tuesday night. Bradley Beal ...

  • Review: A tired gimmick weakens thriller 'Project Almanac'

    55 minutes ago

    (AP) What have we done to deserve another found-footage movie? The tired hand-held technique that seemed so fresh in 1999 with "The Blair Witch Project" long ago wore out its welcome. The only thing noteworthy about its use in "Project Almanac," ...

  • Mother of IS hostage makes tearful appeal to Japan's leader to save her son as deadline looms

    1 hour, 1 minute ago

    (AP) TOKYO (AP) — Mother of IS hostage makes tearful appeal to Japan's leader to save her son as deadline looms .

  • Coyle's late goal lifts Wild past Oilers

    1 hour, 4 minutes ago

    (AP) EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Charlie Coyle scored the tiebreaking goal with 4:23 remaining to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 2-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. Nino Niederreiter also scored for the Wild, who snapped a two-game ...

  • UNLV beats Nevada 67-62

    1 hour, 11 minutes ago

    (AP) RENO, Nev. (AP) — Christian Wood scored 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds Tuesday and UNLV beat Nevada 67-62, snapping a three-game losing streak. Goodluck Okonoboh scored 13 points off the bench on 6-of-7 shooting and blocked five shots for ...

  • Vietnam helicopter crashes, killing 4 soldiers

    1 hour, 11 minutes ago

    (AP) HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's military says a helicopter has crashed on a training mission, killing all four soldiers aboard. Lt. Gen. Vo Van Tuan, army deputy chief of staff, said the UH-1 chopper crashed on a farm on the ...

  • CA Lottery

    1 hour, 13 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — These California lotteries were drawn Tuesday: Daily 3 Evening 7-3-8 (seven, three, eight) Daily 3 Midday 6-4-0 (six, four, zero) Daily 4 9-6-8-2 (nine, six, eight, two) Daily Derby 1st:1 Gold Rush-2nd:9 Winning Spirit-3rd:11 Money Bags, Race ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game

    1 hour, 19 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were: 06-25-26-28-31 (six, twenty-five, twenty-six, twenty-eight, thirty-one) Estimated jackpot: $50,000 Players with all five numbers win all or share a prize that starts ...

  • BC-BKC--UNLV-Nevada Box

    1 hour, 21 minutes ago

    (AP) UNLV (12-9) Vaughn 3-10 3-4 10, Mccaw 3-4 0-0 8, Wood 5-10 5-8 16, Morgan 1-8 2-4 4, Doolin 2-4 0-2 5, Cornish 1-2 0-0 2, Okonoboh 6-7 1-5 13, Kendrick 3-4 2-2 9. Totals 24-49 13-25 67. NEVADA (6-13) ...

  • AP-BKC--UNLV-Nevada Box

    1 hour, 21 minutes ago

    (AP) UNLV (12-9) Vaughn 3-10 3-4 10, Mccaw 3-4 0-0 8, Wood 5-10 5-8 16, Morgan 1-8 2-4 4, Doolin 2-4 0-2 5, Cornish 1-2 0-0 2, Okonoboh 6-7 1-5 13, Kendrick 3-4 2-2 9. Totals 24-49 13-25 67. NEVADA (6-13) ...

  • Egyptian police criticized over death of female protester

    1 hour, 25 minutes ago

    (AP) CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's police are coming under withering criticism as signs mount that officers not only fired birdshot at a young mother during a peaceful protest last weekend but then also hampered efforts to save her life by ignoring ...

  • TV star's plastic surgery disaster tests Brazil

    1 hour, 25 minutes ago

    (AP) SAO PAULO (AP) — Andressa Urach went from being a single teenage mom nicknamed "Beanpole" to a reality TV bombshell in Brazil thanks to silicone implants, anabolic steroids, a nose job, and gel and botox injections, a fact she wasn't ...

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