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Missouri St. ousts Valparaiso 66-55 in MVC quarterfinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Isiaih Mosley tied a career-high 29 points with 12 rebounds and Missouri State beat Valparaiso 66-55 in the Missouri Valley Conference tournament quarterfinals Friday night. ...

Pacioretty's OT goal gives Golden Knights 5-4 win vs Sharks

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Max Pacioretty scored his second goal of the game in overtime and the Vegas Golden Knights recovered after allowing a bizarre tying goal late in the third period to beat the Sa...

Taiwan adds 10th COVID death, 7 new cases imported from Philippines, Indonesia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese man with a history of diabetes who had recently returned on a special flight from Myanmar was confirmed as the island nation’s 10th coronavirus (COVID-19...

Taiwan’s ‘most beautiful local train’ to start service in April

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s “most beautiful local train” — the EMU900 imported from South Korea — will start service in early April, in time for the Tomb Sweepi...

Diplomats: UN fails to approve call to end Tigray violence

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An attempt to get U.N. Security Council approval for a statement calling for an end to violence in Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray region and to spotlight the millions in need of hum...

Biden White House: keeping control of the daily message

WASHINGTON (AP) — No news conference. No Oval Office address. No primetime speech to a joint session of Congress. President Joe Biden is the first executive in four decades to reach ...

Highlights: What's changed in the Senate's virus relief bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats came out with their version of the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill. A look at some of the major changes in the bill now being considered by the Senate versus w...

Senate Dems strike jobless aid deal, relief bill OK in sight

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate leaders and moderate Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin struck a deal over emergency jobless benefits, breaking a logjam that had stalled the party's showpiece $1.9 trillion COVID-19...

Nichushkin scores twice, Avs beat Ducks 3-2 in overtime

DENVER (AP) — Valeri Nichushkin scored his second goal of the game 2:45 into overtime, Philipp Grubauer made 26 saves and the Colorado Avalanche rallied from a two-goal deficit to beat the struggling ...

MVC quarterfinal between N Iowa and Drake canceled

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Missouri Valley Conference Tournament quarterfinal between Northern Iowa and Drake was canceled Friday night because of a positive COVID-19 test and contract tracing within the Pa...

Sharks' Sorensen, Avs' Gilbert added to COVID-19 list

San Jose Sharks forward Marcus Sorensen and Colorado defenseman Dennis Gilbert have been added to the NHL’s COVID-19 list. Sorensen was placed on the list Friday, shortly before the ...

Mexico experts recommend approving Indian vaccine

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A technical committee of experts in Mexico gave a unanimous favorable opinion Friday on approving the Covaxin vaccine made by the Indian pharmaceutical company Bharat Biotech. ...

Cunane, No. 3 NC State top Virginia Tech 68-55 in ACCs

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Elissa Cunane scored a season-high 27 points with nine rebounds to help third-ranked North Carolina State beat Virginia Tech 68-55 in Friday's quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coa...

New Zealand Warriors set to play 4 months in Australia

SYDNEY (AP) — The New Zealand “nomads” are back on the road again. Due to continuing coronavirus quarantines in Australia and New Zealand, the Auckland-based New Zealand Warriors wil...

Ohtani fans 5 in return to mound; Harper HR on 1st swing

Shohei Ohtani figured he’d be careful in his return to the mound after two injury-spoiled seasons. A few batters in, the Los Angeles Angels’ two-way sensation reached back for a litt...