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  • Saturday's College Basketball

    3 hours, 19 minutes ago

    (AP) EAST Dominican (NY) 73, Post (Conn.) 66 Georgetown 80, Robert Morris 66 Incarnate Word 79, Princeton 68 La Salle 59, St. Peter's 50 Mass.-Lowell 63, NJIT 61 Notre Dame 81, UMass 68 Providence 80, Florida St. 54 SOUTH Appalachian St. ...

  • Hawaii airline tells pilots to return $4,000 bonus

    3 hours, 26 minutes ago

    (AP) HONOLULU (AP) — Pilots from Island Air were probably pretty happy when they got a $4,000 Christmas bonus — that is, until the airline wanted the money back. The regional airline owned by billionaire Larry Ellison says it paid the ...

  • Correction: Wintry Weather story

    3 hours, 29 minutes ago

    (AP) BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — In a story Nov. 21 about the Buffalo snowstorms, The Associated Press reported erroneously that warmer temperatures could make the snow heavier. Warmer temperatures alone would not increase the snow's weight. A corrected version of the ...

  • Somalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenya

    3 hours, 30 minutes ago

    (AP) NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — One gunman shot from the right, one from the left, each killing the non-Muslims lying in a line on the ground, growing closer and closer to Douglas Ochwodho, who was in the middle. And then the ...

  • BC-BKC--Clemson-Nevada Box

    3 hours, 29 minutes ago

    (AP) CLEMSON (2-2) Blossomgame 5-8 2-4 13, Hall 2-6 3-4 9, Grantham 3-6 1-2 7, Harrison 1-5 6-9 8, Nnoko 4-9 2-3 10, Ajukwa 2-5 0-2 6, DeVoe 0-0 0-0 0, Roper 0-1 0-0 0, Smith 2-2 2-2 6, Djitte 0-0 ...

  • AP-BKC--Clemson-Nevada Box

    3 hours, 29 minutes ago

    (AP) CLEMSON (2-2) Blossomgame 5-8 2-4 13, Hall 2-6 3-4 9, Grantham 3-6 1-2 7, Harrison 1-5 6-9 8, Nnoko 4-9 2-3 10, Ajukwa 2-5 0-2 6, DeVoe 0-0 0-0 0, Roper 0-1 0-0 0, Smith 2-2 2-2 6, Djitte 0-0 ...

  • Japan earthquake collapses homes, causes injuries

    3 hours, 30 minutes ago

    (AP) TOKYO (AP) — A strong earthquake late Saturday struck a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics, knocking down at least 10 homes in a ski resort town and injuring more than 20 people, officials said. ...

  • Albania opens secret bunker built by communists

    3 hours, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) TIRANA, Albania (AP) — A gigantic, secret bunker that Albania's communist regime built underground decades ago to survive a nuclear attack by the Soviet Union or the United States has been opened to the public for the first time. On ...

  • No. 6 North Carolina defeats Davidson 90-72

    3 hours, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kennedy Meeks had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Justin Jackson added 18 points and No. 6 North Carolina defeated Davidson 90-72 on Saturday to remain unbeaten. The Tar Heels (3-0) got 13 points from Marcus Paige ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Midday' game

    3 hours, 42 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Midday" game were: 4-7-4 (four, seven, four)

  • New Jersey's licensed Internet gambling sites

    3 hours, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) A list of New Jersey's licensed Internet gambling sites: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa: http://www.Borgatacasino.com http://www.Borgatapoker.com http://www.NJ.Partypoker.com http://www.palacasino.com Caesars Interactive Entertainment-Bally's Atlantic City: http://www.HarrahsCasino.com http://www.WSOP.com http://us.888.com http://us.888poker.com http://us.888casino.com Caesars Interactive Entertainment-Caesars Atlantic City: http://www.CaesarsCasino.com Golden Nugget Atlantic City: http://www.GoldenNuggetCasino.com http://nj-casino.goldennuggetcasino.com ...

  • Suzy Whaley becomes 1st female officer at PGA

    3 hours, 52 minutes ago

    (AP) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Suzy Whaley has been elected the first female officer in PGA of America history Saturday, a move that virtually assures her of becoming the association's first female president in 2018. The milestone moment came at the end ...

  • Williams scores 22 as Raptors beat Bucks 124-82

    3 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) TORONTO (AP) — With a visit to Cleveland to face LeBron James coming up on Saturday, Raptors coach Dwane Casey was worried his team might overlook the Milwaukee Bucks. "If we don't come out to take care of business, they ...

  • Morocco to celebrate birth of its royal twins

    4 hours, 3 minutes ago

    (AP) PARIS (AP) — Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco are expecting twins next month and the first one born will be the prince's royal heir. The palace of the Riviera principality advised citizens on Saturday that the big ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-Marshall-UAB Stats

    4 hours, 4 minutes ago

    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-Marshall-UAB Stats No. 18 MARSHALL 23, UAB 18 Marshall 7 10 0 6—23 UAB 3 3 6 6—18 First Quarter UAB_FG Long 36, 6:58. Mar_Shuler 28 pass from Cato (Haig kick), 3:46. Second Quarter UAB_FG Long 40, 5:56. Mar_Jean-Louis ...

  • Russian tourist arrested for vandalizing Colosseum

    4 hours, 6 minutes ago

    (AP) ROME (AP) — Italian authorities say a Russian tourist has been fined 20,000 euros ($25,000) for engraving a big letter 'K' on a wall of the Colosseum, the latest act of vandalism by tourists at the ancient structure. The news ...

  • Storms raise hope in California drought

    4 hours, 8 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hours of steady rain Saturday from northern California's third winter storm in a week raised hopes that the state was moving out of its driest three years in history - while still deeply locked in drought. ...

  • AP Top Science News At 3:54 p.m. EST

    4 hours, 10 minutes ago

    (AP) Space station rarity: 2 women on long-term crew Report: Grouse needs 3-mile buffer from drilling Search continues at ancient Greek burial mound NOAA: Globe sets 5th hottest-month record of 2014 Where's the snow? Not in Alaska's largest city Des Moines ...

  • Woman on "My Five Wives" accuses father of abuse

    4 hours, 9 minutes ago

    (AP) SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A woman featured in a reality TV show about a polygamous family is going public about sex abuse she claims she suffered as a child in hopes of changing a culture of secrecy plaguing plural ...

  • Search continues at ancient Greek burial mound

    4 hours, 10 minutes ago

    (AP) AMPHIPOLIS, Greece (AP) — Scientists have opened the second phase of their excavation of the vast 4th-century BC burial mound in Amphipolis town in search of more tombs and bodies. The first search of the site, which was built shortly ...

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