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  • Bomb blast kills 3, hurts 5 in northeastern India

    4 hours, 56 minutes ago

    (AP) GUWAHATI, India (AP) — Police say an explosion in the parking lot of a bus station has killed three people and wounded five others in northeastern India. Police Superintendent Ibomcha Singh three construction workers died when a homemade bomb went ...

  • Blues-Sharks Sums

    5 hours, 2 minutes ago

    (AP) St. Louis 0 2 0 0—2 San Jose 0 1 1 1—3 First Period_None. Penalties_St. Louis bench, served by Lindstrom (too many men), 13:31. Second Period_1, San Jose, Desjardins 2 (Braun, McGinn), 10:47. 2, St. Louis, Berglund 4 (Pietrangelo, Jaskin), ...

  • Paul, Griffin lift Clippers over Bucks 106-102

    5 hours, 4 minutes ago

    (AP) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chris Paul scored nine of his 27 points in the final 4:04 and Blake Griffin added 24, leading the Los Angeles Clippers to a 106-102 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night. Griffin, coming off ...

  • Saturday's College Football

    5 hours, 8 minutes ago

    (AP) EAST Illinois St. 21, New Hampshire 18 SOUTH Louisiana-Lafayette 16, Nevada 3 MIDWEST Bowling Green 33, South Alabama 28 SOUTHWEST Utah St. 21, UTEP 6 FAR WEST Air Force 38, W. Michigan 24 Utah 45, Colorado St. 10

  • Tanev lifts Canucks over skidding Flames 3-2 in OT

    5 hours, 14 minutes ago

    (AP) VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Chris Tanev scored 18 seconds into overtime and the Vancouver Canucks defeated the skidding Calgary Flames 3-2 Saturday night to snap a five-game losing streak. Radim Vrbata and Yannick Weber scored in regulation for the ...

  • Bucks-Clippers, Box

    5 hours, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) MILWAUKEE (102) Antetokounmpo 8-12 2-3 18, O'Bryant 2-3 0-0 4, Sanders 5-6 0-2 10, Knight 3-10 0-0 8, Mayo 1-6 1-3 3, Dudley 7-12 0-0 16, Pachulia 1-3 3-4 5, Bayless 7-13 0-0 16, Marshall 4-6 1-2 10, Middleton 5-10 ...

  • Numbers that tell story of 2004 tsunami disaster

    5 hours, 33 minutes ago

    (AP) Facts and figures from the Dec. 26, 2004, Indian Ocean tsunami. Sources include the Tsunami Evaluation Coalition and UNESCO: ___ — 9.1: Magnitude of the earthquake that set off the tsunami. Centered off the west coast of Indonesia's Sumatra island, ...

  • Flames-Canucks Sums

    5 hours, 33 minutes ago

    (AP) Calgary 0 1 1 0—2 Vancouver 2 0 0 1—3 First Period_1, Vancouver, Weber 2, 4:40 (en). 2, Vancouver, Vrbata 13 (Burrows, D.Sedin), 9:24 (pp). Penalties_Engelland, Cal, major (fighting), 2:24; Dorsett, Van, major (fighting), 2:24; Sbisa, Van (tripping), 4:40; Jooris, ...

  • 10 years on, where did all the tsunami debris go?

    5 hours, 36 minutes ago

    (AP) BANDA ACEH, Indonesia (AP) — Cars. Fishing boats. Houses. Entire villages. The 2004 tsunami left Banda Aceh with mountains of debris up to 6 kilometers (4 miles) inland. Driving in the remade communities today, it's easy to wonder where it ...

  • AP Top International News At 12:43 a.m. EST

    5 hours, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) Sony saga blends foreign intrigue, star wattage Christmas 1914: The day even WWI showed humanity A chance to breach divide for young in Cuba and US Raul Castro: Don't expect detente to change Cuban system North Korea proposes joint probe ...

  • Tsunami: Scenes of grief, viewed from van of death

    5 hours, 41 minutes ago

    (AP) Some 230,000 people were killed in the Indian Ocean tsunami set off by a magnitude 9.1 earthquake on Dec. 26, 2004. A dozen countries were hit, from Indonesia to India to Africa's east coast. Scores of Associated Press journalists covered ...

  • AP Top News At 12:33 a.m. EST

    5 hours, 50 minutes ago

    (AP) AP sources: Cops' killer angry at chokehold death Sony saga blends foreign intrigue, star wattage North Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking A chance to breach divide for young in Cuba and US Raul Castro: Don't expect detente to ...

  • No. 21 Mississippi State trounces Illinois-Chicago 73-36

    5 hours, 49 minutes ago

    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — Kendra Grant scored 14 points and No. 21 Mississippi State trounced Illinois-Chicago 73-36 in the Las Vegas Holiday Hoops Classic on Saturday. Victoria Vivians had 12 points overall and Dominique Dillingham had all 10 of her ...

  • Shepard leads No. 19 SDSU over Ball St, 70-57

    5 hours, 54 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN DIEGO (AP) — Winston Shepard scored 15 points and JJ O'Brien had 13 to lead No. 19 San Diego State to a 70-57 victory over Ball State on Saturday night. The Aztecs (8-3) were playing for the first time ...

  • Staten leads No. 22 West Virginia past NC State

    5 hours, 54 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Juwan Staten scored 24 points to lead No. 22 West Virginia to an 83-69 win over North Carolina State on Saturday night. Devin Williams had 16 points and Jaysean Paige added 11 points to help the ...

  • CA Lottery

    5 hours, 55 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — These California lotteries were drawn Saturday: Daily 3 Evening 7-9-0 (seven, nine, zero) Daily 3 Midday 7-4-5 (seven, four, five) Daily 4 1-9-4-6 (one, nine, four, six) Daily Derby 1st:9 Winning Spirit-2nd:2 Lucky Star-3rd:7 Eureka, Race Time: ...

  • AP Top Political News At 12:21 a.m. EST

    6 hours, 2 minutes ago

    (AP) Obama takes foreign policy risk, but on his own terms Congress finishes up, its members still grumbling Obama's Cuba moves reflect Florida political shift Obama: No justification for murder of NYC police Holder calls police shootings 'act of barbarism' GOP ...

  • Obama: No justification for murder of NYC police

    6 hours, 2 minutes ago

    (AP) HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama says he unconditionally condemns the murder of two police officers shot in broad daylight on Saturday in New York. Obama says there's no justification for the slayings. He says police offers risk their own ...

  • No. 8 Gonzaga struggles past Cal Poly 63-50

    6 hours, 4 minutes ago

    (AP) SEATTLE (AP) — Kevin Pangos scored 11 of his 16 points in the second half, and No. 8 Gonzaga struggled to shake pesky Cal Poly before pulling away for a 63-50 win on Saturday night. Gonzaga (11-1) was flat throughout ...

  • Canucks' Hansen collapses on bench, walks off

    6 hours, 11 minutes ago

    (AP) VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canucks forward Jannik Hansen appeared to collapse on the bench after taking a hit during the second period of Vancouver's game against the Calgary Flames. The Canucks announced Saturday night that Hansen would not return ...

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