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  • Freshman running back gives Ducks a boost

    1 hour, 6 minutes ago

    (AP) BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Mariota took another step toward the Heisman Trophy and positioned No. 6 Oregon to get serious consideration when the playoff rankings come out next week. Freshman running back Royce Freeman also came up big for ...

  • World Series TV rating down from '13, up over '12

    1 hour, 9 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The World Series is averaging a 7.5 rating through three games, down 7 percent from last year but up 4 percent over San Francisco's last appearance in 2012. Kansas City's 3-2 win in Game 3 received ...

  • No. 25 UCLA beats Colorado 40-37 in 2 OTs

    1 hour, 13 minutes ago

    (AP) BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Quarterback Brett Hundley had an 8-yard touchdown run in double overtime to give No. 25 UCLA a 40-37 victory over Colorado on Saturday. UCLA (6-2, 3-2 Pac-12) squandered a 17-point lead in the fourth quarter as ...

  • Caballero beats Hall to win IBF bantamweight title

    1 hour, 32 minutes ago

    (AP) MONACO (AP) — Randy Caballero of the United States improved to 22-0 after beating Stuart Hall of Britain in a unanimous decision Saturday to win the vacant IBF bantamweight title. Ring-side judges scored the bout 116-111, 116-111, 118-110 in favor ...

  • Dion Jordan set to make 2014 debut for Dolphins

    1 hour, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) MIAMI (AP) — Defensive end Dion Jordan is set to make his season debut Sunday for the Miami Dolphins after sitting out the first six games without pay for twice violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. The Dolphins announced the ...

  • 5 injured in explosion at Ontario industrial plant

    1 hour, 49 minutes ago

    (AP) SARNIA, Ontario (AP) — The mayor of Sarnia says five people have been sent to the hospital after an explosion at an industrial plant in the southwestern Ontario city. Mayor Mike Bradley said the explosion occurred Saturday afternoon at the ...

  • Hillary Clinton stumps for Sen. Hagan in NC race

    1 hour, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Former Secretary of State of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is urging North Carolina Democrats to re-elect Sen. Kay Hagan in a race that will help decide which party controls the U.S. Senate. Clinton headlined a rally ...

  • Agency: Sierra Nevada College failed to get permit

    1 hour, 57 minutes ago

    (AP) INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (AP) — Environmental regulators at Lake Tahoe say Sierra Nevada College failed to obtain a permit necessary to move dirt and protect plants while building a new home in Incline Village for the school president. As a ...

  • Dallas nurse who survived Ebola must wait for dog

    2 hours ago

    (AP) DALLAS (AP) — A Texas nurse who has recovered from Ebola must wait to see her King Charles spaniel, Bentley. Nina Pham returned to Dallas late Friday after her release from the National Institutes of Health. She has repeatedly tested ...

  • Darrell Wallace Jr. wins at Martinsville again

    2 hours, 13 minutes ago

    (AP) MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Darrell Wallace Jr. made Saturday a tribute to the late Wendell Scott with a truck painted and numbered for the Hall of Fame inductee. Then he drove it to Victory Lane. Wallace's win Saturday at Martinsville ...

  • Excitement mounts among Colorado GOP

    2 hours, 21 minutes ago

    (AP) HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — The quiet murmur of several dozen Republican activists crammed in a small office in this Denver suburb was broken Saturday morning by a jocular cry: "Hey, everybody, what's going on?" Rep. Cory Gardner, the party's ...

  • AP source: Addae showed concussion symptoms Friday

    2 hours, 23 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN DIEGO (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation says San Diego Chargers safety Jahleel Addae didn't show symptoms of a concussion until Friday afternoon, a day after having two scary reactions following hits in a loss at ...

  • MacKenzie, Svoboda tied for lead at Sea Island

    2 hours, 24 minutes ago

    (AP) ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Will MacKenzie made a hole-in-one and finished with a birdie for a 5-under 65 and a share of the lead Saturday with Andrew Svoboda in the McGladrey Classic. Svoboda overcame a double bogey for ...

  • County panel to look at crowding at Vegas jail

    2 hours, 25 minutes ago

    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Clark County Detention Center is running a deficit approaching $28 million this fiscal year as the inmate population increases, county lawmakers were told. Clark County commissioners said they want a committee to look at overcrowding ...

  • Real Madrid beats Barca 3-1 in Suarez's debut

    2 hours, 37 minutes ago

    (AP) Luis Suarez set up Neymar's fourth-minute goal in the Uruguayan forward's first competitive debut for Barcelona following a four-month biting ban, but Real Madrid rallied to beat Barcelona 3-1 Saturday night in the first "clasico" of the season. On a ...

  • Hawaii officials warn of possible lava evacuation

    2 hours, 43 minutes ago

    (AP) HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii authorities are telling residents near an active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to give days. Hawaii County Civil Defense said Saturday officials are going door-to door to keep residents ...

  • Botswana ruling party leads in early vote results

    2 hours, 44 minutes ago

    (AP) GABORONE, Botswana (AP) — The party that has ruled Botswana for nearly five decades was leading Saturday in early results from the country's election, but the opposition appeared to have made gains after capitalizing on voter discontent. The ruling Botswana ...

  • Saturday's College Football

    2 hours, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) EAST Brown 42, Cornell 16 Bryant 42, Robert Morris 9 Dartmouth 27, Columbia 7 Duquesne 48, Alderson-Broaddus 27 Fordham 48, Lehigh 27 Harvard 49, Princeton 7 Maine 20, Rhode Island 14 Marist 27, Campbell 20 Navy 41, San Jose St. ...

  • Murray beats Ferrer to reach Valencia final

    2 hours, 52 minutes ago

    (AP) VALENCIA, Spain (AP) — Andy Murray beat top-seeded David Ferrer 6-4, 7-5 Saturday to reach the final of the Valencia Open. The third-seeded Murray, who won the title here in 2009, bettered Ferrer at his own ground game to win ...

  • Downtown Phoenix hotel evacuated by fire

    2 hours, 58 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix hotel is working to relocate hundreds of guests after a fire triggered an evacuation Saturday morning. Shanna Wolfe, a spokeswoman for Sheraton Downtown Phoenix Hotel, says about 800 guests as well as hotel staff were ...

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