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  • 1 killed, 2 wounded in explosion in Nepalese capital

    35 minutes ago

    (AP) KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An explosion outside a telecommunications company in the Nepalese capital killed one person and wounded two others, police said Saturday. The victims Friday night were passing by the main entrance of the Ncell mobile network operator ...

  • Mangiapane scores late winner to lift Flames over Ducks 2-1

    41 minutes ago

    (AP) CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Andrew Mangiapane scored the go-ahead goal with 3:29 left and the Calgary Flames beat the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory. The rookie left wing tried to pass the puck across ...

  • AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EST

    46 minutes ago

    (AP) R. Kelly arrested, charged in Chicago with sexual abuse CHICAGO (AP) — R. Kelly, the R&B star who has been trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as virtual slaves, was charged ...

  • Colorado faces meager budget in fight against ski traffic

    42 minutes ago

    (AP) DENVER (AP) — "Friends don't let friends drive I-70." The tongue-in-cheek mantra is often uttered by Colorado skiers and snowboarders who frequent resorts far from the crowded mountain corridor, which funnels thousands of vehicles onto two lanes west of Denver ...

  • Saric criticizes World Cup qualifying system as Croatia out

    1 hour ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Dario Saric says basketball's World Cup qualifying system "doesn't make any sense" to him after Croatia was eliminated from contention Friday. The Croatians had a strong run in the 2016 Olympics, winning their group and reaching ...

  • The Latest: Trump vows veto if border resolution passed

    1 hour, 12 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's decision to declare a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border to get financing of a wall on that border (all times local): 3:40 p.m. President Donald Trump is pledging a veto ...

  • Kim, Trump impersonators draw ire of Vietnam's authorities

    1 hour, 23 minutes ago

    (AP) HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnamese authorities are not amused by the antics of two impersonators of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump. The duo has been making rounds of Hanoi, taking pictures with curious onlookers ahead ...

  • Jokic helps Nuggets beat Mavs as Doncic sits with sore ankle

    1 hour, 27 minutes ago

    (AP) DALLAS (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 19 points and 13 rebounds to lead a deep offensive effort, and the Denver Nuggets broke out in the second half to beat the Dallas Mavericks 114-104 on Friday night. Northwest Division-leading Denver has ...

  • American McDonald beats del Potro in Delray Beach Open

    1 hour, 36 minutes ago

    (AP) DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — American Mackenzie McDonald beat No. 1-seeded Juan Martin del Potro on Friday night in the quarterfinals of the Delray Beach Open, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (5). McDonald, ranked 84th, advanced to his first ATP Tour semifinal. ...

  • Duchene gets win with Blue Jackets after trade from Ottawa

    1 hour, 42 minutes ago

    (AP) OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Matt Duchene appreciated how short the walk was to join his new team. Sergei Bobrovsky made 22 saves, and Duchene's first game with the Columbus Blue Jackets was a 3-0 win over his former team, the ...

  • Former champion Cuevas advances to Rio Open semifinal

    1 hour, 42 minutes ago

    (AP) RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay advanced to the Rio Open semifinals Friday, beating Spain's Albert Ramos Vinolas 6-3, 3-6, 6-3. Cuevas, the 2016 winner in the clay-court event, will face 18-year-old Felix Auger Aliassime of Canada. ...

  • Matthews fuels rally, Pacers beat Pelicans 126-111

    1 hour, 59 minutes ago

    (AP) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — With All-Star guard Victor Oladipo out, new addition Wesley Matthews has helped the Indiana Pacers adapt. Matthews scored 15 of his 24 points during a third-quarter rally and the Pacers overcame a 20-point deficit to beat the ...

  • Avalanche-Blackhawks Sums

    2 hours, 2 minutes ago

    (AP) Colorado 1 1 3—5 Chicago 0 2 1—3 First Period_1, Colorado, Soderberg 20 (Andrighetto, Kerfoot), 16:09. Penalties_Murphy, CHI, (tripping), 10:15; Kunitz, CHI, (tripping), 18:14. Second Period_2, Chicago, Strome 16 (Gustafsson, Keith), 10:48 (pp). 3, Colorado, Compher 13 (Rantanen, Landeskog), 18:05 ...

  • Wild-Red Wings Sums

    2 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) Minnesota 2 1 0—3 Detroit 0 1 1—2 First Period_1, Minnesota, Kunin 5 (Donato, Eriksson Ek), 16:56. 2, Minnesota, Greenway 11 (Zucker), 18:53. Penalties_Kronwall, DET, (hooking), 2:59; Mantha, DET, (hooking), 9:55. Second Period_3, Detroit, Bertuzzi 15 (Larkin, Hronek), 1:35. 4, ...

  • Trump's wall prototypes to come down along US-Mexico border

    2 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN DIEGO (AP) — The eight border-wall prototypes President Donald Trump inspected during a visit to California in March are going to be torn down to make way for a second barrier separating California and Mexico, the U.S. Department of ...

  • Alaska senator says she's likely to back Trump disapproval

    2 hours, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said she is likely to support a resolution of disapproval over President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to secure more money for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. In an ...

  • Compher scores twice, Avs beat Blackhawks 5-3

    2 hours, 21 minutes ago

    (AP) CHICAGO (AP) — J.T. Compher scored his second goal of the game on a breakaway to snap a tie with 5:22 left in the third period, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-3 Friday night for their third ...

  • Wild win 2nd straight road game, beat Red Wings 3-2

    2 hours, 24 minutes ago

    (AP) DETROIT (AP) — Luke Kunin and Jordan Greenway scored in the first period, and the Minnesota Wild went on to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Friday night. Eric Staal added a goal in the second for ...

  • Butler women upset No. 11 Marquette 61-57

    2 hours, 30 minutes ago

    (AP) MILWAUKEE (AP) — Tori Schickel scored six of her 19 points in the fourth quarter as Butler rallied past No. 11 Marquette for a 61-57 win on Friday night. Schickel's layup with 36 seconds to go gave the Bulldogs (20-6, ...

  • Wolves overcome Towns' first absence, beat Knicks 115-104

    2 hours, 36 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Derrick Rose scored 20 points, Taj Gibson added a season-high 19, and the Minnesota Timberwolves overcame the first missed game of Karl-Anthony Towns' career to beat the New York Knicks 115-104 on Friday night. Towns' streak ...

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