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  • AP Top Entertainment News At 7:40 p.m. EST

    1 day ago

    (AP) Shifting attitudes at play in Cosby allegations For 1 night on stage, embattled Cosby his old self As Cosby allegations spiral, fallout mounts Bill Cosby controversy: A decade in the making Statement: Bill Cosby's lawyer criticizes media Handler apologizes again, ...

  • Shifting attitudes at play in Cosby allegations

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    (AP) Tamra Wade struggled mightily over whether to go to the police more than a decade ago, when, she says, a trusted professor forced himself on her in an empty classroom. Ultimately she couldn't bring herself to do it. But if ...

  • No. 2 Alabama rolls past Western Carolina 48-14

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    (AP) TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Derrick Henry rushed for two touchdowns and scored a third on a catch, all in the first half, to lead No. 2 Alabama to a 48-14 victory over Western Carolina on Saturday. The Crimson Tide (10-1) ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-Mississippi-Arkansas Stats

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    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-Mississippi-Arkansas Stats ARKANSAS 30, No. 8 MISSISSIPPI 0 Mississippi 0 0 0 0— 0 Arkansas 17 0 10 3—30 First Quarter Ark_Hatcher 25 pass from B.Allen (McFain kick), 12:05. Ark_FG McFain 22, 7:46. Ark_A.Collins 1 run (McFain kick), 1:09. ...

  • City's 'ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry

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    (AP) READING, Pa. (AP) — A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly. Reading's (REH'-dingz) spindly 50-foot spruce drew ...

  • Seismologists seek to better track quake swarm

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    (AP) RENO, Nev. (AP) — Seismologists have taken steps to better track an earthquake swarm in the sparsely populated northwest corner of Nevada near Oregon and California. The placement of seismographs closer to the activity will improve experts' ability to locate ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-Wisconsin-Iowa Stats

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    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-Wisconsin-Iowa Stats No. 14 WISCONSIN 26, IOWA 24 Wisconsin 3 13 3 7—26 Iowa 3 0 8 13—24 First Quarter Wis_FG Gaglianone 50, 11:52. Iowa_FG Koehn 26, 4:01. Second Quarter Wis_McEvoy 45 run (kick failed), 11:02. Wis_Gordon 6 run ...

  • Arkansas defense shuts down Ole Miss in 30-0 win

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    (AP) FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Rohan Gaines returned an interception 100 yards for a touchdown, and Arkansas' defense forced six turnovers in a 30-0 win over No. 8 Mississippi on Saturday. The win earned the Razorbacks (6-5, 2-5 Southeastern Conference), losers ...

  • No. 14 Wisconsin holds off Iowa 26-24

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    (AP) IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Melvin Gordon surpassed 2,000 yard rushing with 200 yards and two touchdowns, and 14th-ranked Wisconsin held off Iowa 26-24 on Saturday for its sixth straight win. Gordon became the 17th FBS player with a 2,000-yard ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-Arizona-Utah Stats

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    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-Arizona-Utah Stats No. 15 ARIZONA 42, No. 20 UTAH 10 Arizona 7 14 0 21—42 Utah 0 7 3 0—10 First Quarter Ari_Solomon 11 run (Skowron kick), 3:23. Second Quarter Ari_Wilson 17 run (Skowron kick), 4:12. Ari_Pettinato 31 fumble ...

  • No. 20 Oregon State swamps Concordia (Ore) 92-35

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    (AP) CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Jamie Weisner had 16 points and 13 rebounds, Ruth Hamblin had 17 and 11 on Saturday and No. 20 Oregon State rolled to a 92-35 win over Concordia (Ore). The Beavers (3-0) raced to a 52-9 ...

  • No. 1 Florida State beats Boston College 20-17

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    (AP) TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Quarterback Jameis Winston led top-ranked Florida State 66 yards to put Roberto Aguayo in position for a 26-yard game-winning field goal with three seconds remaining and the Seminoles remained perfect with a 20-17 victory over Boston ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-Boston College-Florida St. Stats

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    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-Boston College-Florida St. Stats No. 1 FLORIDA ST. 20, BOSTON COLLEGE 17 Boston College 3 7 7 0—17 Florida St. 7 10 0 3—20 First Quarter FSU_K.Williams 3 run (Aguayo kick), 8:36. BC_FG Knoll 40, :14. Second Quarter FSU_FG ...

  • AP Top Strange News At 6:50 p.m. EST

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    (AP) City's 'ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry Cops: Naked suspect assaults man, 84, at airport Polish town opposes Pooh Bear for unclear gender Lost New Mexico kitten ends up in Maine Seagull with dart through neck spotted at park Giraffes ...

  • Cops: Naked suspect assaults man, 84, at airport

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    (AP) BOSTON (AP) — State police say a man stripped inside a women's bathroom at Boston's Logan Airport, climbed into a dropped ceiling, crashed through it and landed on the floor, then assaulted an elderly man while he was still naked ...

  • Washington museum won't give up guns after all

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    (AP) LYNDEN, Wash. (AP) — A small museum in northwestern Washington says it won't be removing all of the weapons from its World War II exhibit, after all. The Lynden Pioneer Museum had announced that because of concerns about the state's ...

  • Quigg retains WBA super-bantam belt from Otake

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    (AP) LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Scott Quigg successfully defended his WBA super bantamweight belt a fifth time with a unanimous points win against Hidenori Otake of Japan on Saturday. Quigg (30-0-2, 22 KO) wobbled Otake (22-2-3, 9 KO) in the second ...

  • Obama, Jeter tee off on exclusive Vegas course

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    (AP) NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — President Barack Obama is playing golf at an exclusive Las Vegas-area course with a retired shortstop, a Democratic Party donor and a newspaper owner. After Obama took about five hours to play the 18 ...

  • AP Top Political News At 6:17 p.m. EST

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    (AP) Gambling nuke commander linked to fake poker chips Analysis: Veto gives Obama edge on immigration AP sources: Obama broadens mission in Afghanistan Midterm elections get a yawn, but not in Oregon Obama, Jeter tee off on exclusive Vegas course Stymied? ...

  • Midterm elections get a yawn, but not in Oregon

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    (AP) PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — It's nearly as certain as Oregon's rainy season. When there's an election, voters in the state respond with an enthusiasm that's rare in most other places in America. They did it again this year. Average voter ...

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