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  • Brazil's election: 'Ghosts' versus 'Monsters'

    1 hour, 31 minutes ago

    (AP) RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian voters electing a new president Sunday are being asked to decide what scares them least: the incumbent's warnings about the "ghosts of the past," or her challenger's charges about the "monsters of the present." ...

  • No. 1 Mississippi State survives Kentucky 45-31

    1 hour, 31 minutes ago

    (AP) LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Dak Prescott accounted for three touchdowns, Josh Robinson rushed for two TDs and top-ranked Mississippi State beat Kentucky 45-31 on Saturday. Playing for the first time atop the rankings, the Bulldogs (7-0, 4-0 Southeastern Conference) showed ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-FAU-Marshall Stats

    1 hour, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-FAU-Marshall Stats No. 23 MARSHALL 35, FAU 16 FAU 3 13 0 0—16 Marshall 7 7 7 14—35 First Quarter FAU_FG Joseph 30, 8:52. Mar_D.Johnson 58 run (Haig kick), 8:34. Second Quarter FAU_Deleon 16 pass from Johnson (Joseph kick), ...

  • AP Top Science News At 7:16 p.m. EDT

    1 hour, 47 minutes ago

    (AP) Google exec sets records with leap from near-space Lava creeps toward road on Hawaii's Big Island Ebola: A crash course in fear and how it hurts us China launches experimental moon orbiter Cloning whistleblower: Little changed in S. Korea Goofy ...

  • SpaceX capsule splashes down in Pacific

    1 hour, 47 minutes ago

    (AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — A SpaceX capsule loaded with space station experiments is back on Earth. The unmanned Dragon capsule parachuted into the Pacific, west of Mexico's Baja Peninsula, on Saturday. It departed the International Space Station earlier in the ...

  • No. 8 Michigan State handles Michigan again, 35-11

    1 hour, 49 minutes ago

    (AP) EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Jeremy Langford ran for 177 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 8 Michigan State trounced rival Michigan again, 35-11 on Saturday. The Spartans (7-1, 4-0 Big Ten) have won six of their past seven games ...

  • No. 22 West Virginia rolls past Oklahoma St 34-10

    1 hour, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Wendell Smallwood ran for a career-high 132 yards to help No. 22 West Virginia defeat Oklahoma State 34-10 Saturday. Smallwood stepped in for Rushel Shell, who sat out with a foot injury suffered during a win ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-West Virginia-Oklahoma St. Stats

    1 hour, 55 minutes ago

    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-West Virginia-Oklahoma St. Stats No. 22 WEST VIRGINIA 34, OKLAHOMA ST. 10 West Virginia 14 0 3 17—34 Oklahoma St. 0 10 0 0—10 First Quarter WVU_White 19 pass from Trickett (Lambert kick), 10:29. WVU_Alford 79 pass from Trickett ...

  • AP Top U.S. News At 7:07 p.m. EDT

    1 hour, 56 minutes ago

    (AP) Few details offered on quarantines over Ebola Teacher tried to stop Washington state shooting Complex investigation follows killing of deputies US journalist says body was 'at war' with Ebola Ebola: NY had jump-start, Dallas had to learn fast From job ...

  • AP Top Strange News At 7:04 p.m. EDT

    1 hour, 58 minutes ago

    (AP) Man fighting charges for painting Main Street Cockroach disrupts pest control chief's testimony Custom urns courtesy of company's 3-D printer Wildlife rehab for bear found in Oregon drugstore Nebraska trucker returns bull mastiff to Arizona Dallas man's Halloween decor inspired ...

  • Custom urns courtesy of company's 3-D printer

    1 hour, 59 minutes ago

    (AP) EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota startup is using a 3-D printer to create custom urns shaped like objects that were important to the person whose remains they hold. The Eden Prairie-based Foreverence offers urns that are made with ...

  • No. 23 Marshall beats Florida Atlantic 35-16

    2 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Devon Johnson rushed for a school-record 272 yards and four touchdowns to lead No. 23 Marshall to a 35-16 win over Florida Atlantic on Saturday. Marshall (8-0, 4-0 Conference USA) overcame its first halftime deficit of ...

  • Maui voters to decide whether to ban GMO crops

    7 hours, 1 minute ago

    (AP) HONOLULU (AP) — Dozens of Maui mothers are going door-to-door to urge voters to back a ban on the cultivation of genetically engineered crops because they think they are unsafe. A group backed by companies growing the crops counters with ...

  • Saints cut Crabtree, add running back Baker

    2 hours, 15 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have cut tight end Tom Crabtree and brought up running back Edwin Baker from practice squad to their active roster. The moves on Saturday come a day after Saints running backs Pierre ...

  • Gold nugget found in California finds secret buyer

    2 hours, 17 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One of the largest gold nuggets in modern times pulled from Northern California's historic Gold Country has sold to a secret buyer. The San Francisco Chronicle reported Saturday (http://bit.ly/1snahAB ) that even the sales price of ...

  • Carson-Newman's Sparks wins 324th, passes Bryant

    2 hours, 18 minutes ago

    (AP) JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Carson-Newman coach Ken Sparks earned his 324th victory Saturday, passing Paul "Bear" Bryant and moving into sixth place on the NCAA's career victories list as the Eagles rallied to a 35-34 win over North Greenville. ...

  • Hillary Clinton rallies NC Democrats for Sen Hagan

    2 hours, 20 minutes ago

    (AP) CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Former Secretary of State of State Hillary Rodham Clinton urged North Carolina Democrats on Saturday to work to re-elect Sen. Kay Hagan, stumping for the incumbent in a race that will help decide which party controls ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-UCLA-Colorado Stats

    2 hours, 20 minutes ago

    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-UCLA-Colorado Stats No. 25 UCLA 40, COLORADO 37, 2OT UCLA 17 7 7 0 3 6 —40 Colorado 0 14 0 17 3 3 —37 First Quarter UCLA_Perkins 92 run (Fairbairn kick), 12:47. UCLA_Payton 20 pass from Hundley (Fairbairn ...

  • Hodgson helps Sabres beat Sharks 2-1

    2 hours, 25 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Cody Hodgson and Nicolas Deslauriers each scored their first goal of the season early in the third period and the Buffalo Sabres continued their dominance over San Jose, beating the Sharks 2-1 Saturday. Michal Neuvirth ...

  • Sabres-Sharks Sums

    2 hours, 29 minutes ago

    (AP) Buffalo 0 0 2—2 San Jose 0 0 1—1 First Period_None. Penalties_Desjardins, SJ (interference), 19:04. Second Period_None. Penalties_Ristolainen, Buf (interference), 11:51; Hannan, SJ (tripping), 18:45; Ennis, Buf (interference), 19:57. Third Period_1, Buffalo, Hodgson 1 (Stafford, Girgensons), 3:43. 2, Buffalo, Deslauriers ...

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