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  • Canucks-Bruins Sums

    3 minutes ago

    (AP) Vancouver 1 2 0—3 Boston 4 1 1—6 First Period_1, Vancouver, Dorsett 2 (Tanev, Del Zotto), 2:58. 2, Boston, Bjork 2 (Bergeron, Marchand), 3:29. 3, Boston, Pastrnak 4, 9:03 (pp). 4, Boston, Bjork 3 (McAvoy, Krejci), 9:26 (pp). 5, Boston, ...

  • Valanciunas, Miles help Raptors beat Bulls 117-101 in opener

    19 minutes ago

    (AP) TORONTO (AP) — Jonas Valanciunas had 23 points and 15 rebounds, C.J. Miles scored 22 points in his Toronto debut and the Raptors beat the short-handed Chicago Bulls 117-101 on Thursday night in the season opener for both teams. Norman ...

  • Predators-Flyers Sums

    20 minutes ago

    (AP) Nashville 0 0 1—1 Philadelphia 0 0 0—0 First Period_None. Penalties_Sissons, NSH, (roughing), 17:12. Second Period_None. Penalties_Bitetto, NSH, (tripping), 4:03; Gudas, PHI, (high sticking), 10:32; Forsberg, NSH, (interference), 18:01. Third Period_1, Nashville, Sissons 2 (Fiala), 3:49. Penalties_Salomaki, NSH, (hooking), 12:48; ...

  • Trucker arrested for California bus crash that killed 13

    21 minutes ago

    (AP) INDIO, Calif. (AP) — The driver of a big-rig charged in a California bus crash that killed 13 people last year has been arrested. The Riverside County district attorney's office says 51-year-old Bruce Guilford was arrested Thursday in Georgia by ...

  • South Koreans recommend gov't complete 2 nuclear reactors

    27 minutes ago

    (AP) SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Koreans are recommending the government continue building two nuclear reactors the new president had wanted to shutter. A state commission that surveyed a panel of 471 citizens said Friday a little over half of ...

  • Sergachev scores twice, Lightning beat Blue Jackets 2-0

    32 minutes ago

    (AP) COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Mikhail Sergachev scored his first two NHL goals and Andrei Vasilevskiy made 43 saves for his fifth career shutout in the Tampa Bay Lightning's 2-0 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday night. Nikita Kucherov ...

  • Big-rig driver charged in California bus crash that killed 13 arrested in Georgia

    38 minutes ago

    (AP) INDIO, Calif. (AP) — Big-rig driver charged in California bus crash that killed 13 arrested in Georgia.

  • Rinne stops 28 shots, Sissons scores, Preds top Flyers 1-0

    39 minutes ago

    (AP) PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pekka Rinne stopped 28 shots, Colton Sissons scored in the third period and the Nashville Predators beat the Philadelphia Flyers 1-0 on Thursday night. Sissons got his second goal of the season early in the third, giving ...

  • Ryan jabs Trump in comedy routine for NY elite

    39 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan poked fun at himself, the Senate's top Democrat and even the Catholic church on Thursday night. But the speaker's top target, as he faced hundreds of New York's elite at a charity ...

  • Raiders Marshawn Lynch ejected for pushing official

    45 minutes ago

    (AP) OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch has been ejected after shoving an official. Lynch came off the bench after quarterback Derek Carr was hit late by Kansas City's Marcus Peters in the second quarter Thursday night. ...

  • Senate passes $4 trillion budget blueprint in crucial step for President Trump's overhaul of the tax code

    51 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate passes $4 trillion budget blueprint in crucial step for President Trump's overhaul of the tax code.

  • The Latest: Last car built in Australia rolls off GM line

    52 minutes ago

    (AP) CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Australia's last auto plant (all times local): 11:30 a.m. The last mass-produced car built designed and built in Australia has rolled off General Motors Co.'s production line in Adelaide as the nation reluctantly ...

  • US Supreme Court says Alabama can execute a man convicted of killing a police officer 20 years ago

    53 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — US Supreme Court says Alabama can execute a man convicted of killing a police officer 20 years ago.

  • Organizer of Castile fundraiser has plans for nonprofit

    1 hour, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The organizer of a fundraising campaign in honor of Philando Castile has plans to make it a self-sustaining nonprofit to help feed children. Castile was an elementary school cafeteria supervisor who was fatally shot by ...

  • AP source: Tigers in talks to hire Gardenhire

    1 hour, 24 minutes ago

    (AP) DETROIT (AP) — A person with knowledge of the discussions says the Detroit Tigers are in talks to hire Ron Gardenhire as manager. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday because no announcement had been made. Gardenhire was the ...

  • 10 Things to Know for Friday

    1 hour, 37 minutes ago

    (AP) Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: 1. CHIEF OF STAFF COMES TO TRUMP'S DEFENSE John Kelly accuses a Democratic congresswoman of politicizing what he calls a "sacred" presidential effort ...

  • Bangkok returns to mourning colors, but what of the future?

    1 hour, 46 minutes ago

    (AP) BANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in his cramped clothing stall, Pirumchai Asiram is flanked by two worlds — vibrantly colored shirts to his right, neat stacks of somber apparel in blacks and whites to his left. Ask him which sells better, ...

  • Study: World pollution deadlier than wars, disasters, hunger

    1 hour, 54 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW DELHI (AP) — Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and ...

  • Los Angeles police open Weinstein sex assault investigation

    1 hour, 54 minutes ago

    (AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police in Los Angeles have launched an investigation of Harvey Weinstein involving a possible sexual assault in 2013, authorities said Thursday. Detectives have interviewed a possible victim who recently reported she was sexually assaulted by the ...

  • Judge won't throw out ruling explaining Arpaio's conviction

    1 hour, 55 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The federal judge in former Sheriff Joe Arpaio's now-pardoned criminal case has refused a request to throw out a ruling that explained her reasoning in finding the lawman guilty of a crime. Judge Susan Bolton said Thursday ...

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