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Singapore detains teen for intending to attack mosques

Singapore has detained a 16-year-old for intending to attack two mosques, plans authorities said were inspired by the killing of Muslim worshippers in Christchurch, New Zealand in March 2019. The b...

Sheppard carries Rhode Island over La Salle 73-60

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jeremy Sheppard had a career-high 25 points as Rhode Island got past La Salle 73-60 on Wednesday. Sheppard hit 5 of 6 3-pointers. Fatts Russell ...

Senators acquire Jack Kopacka, pick from Sharks for Jaros

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Ottawa Senators acquired forward Jack Kopacka and a 2022 seventh-round draft pick from the San Jose Sharks on Wednesday for defenseman Christian Jaros. Kop...

Tuchel's 1st game as Chelsea coach ends in 0-0 draw v Wolves

LONDON (AP) — Thomas Tuchel’s first game in charge of Chelsea ended in a 0-0 draw at home to Wolverhampton in the Premier League on Wednesday. The German coach was hired on Tuesday a...

Former teacher extradited from Israel lands in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A former Israeli teacher arrived on Wednesday in the Australian city of Melbourne where she faces charges of child sex abuse. Israeli authorities on Monda...

EU border agency suspends operations in Hungary

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The European Union's border control agency, Frontex, is suspending operations in Hungary after the government in Budapest did not comply with a December ruling by Europe's hig...

Singapore detains 16-year-old over plans to attack mosques

SINGAPORE (AP) — Authorities in Singapore said Wednesday that they had detained without trial a 16-year-old student who made detailed plans and preparations to launch “terrorist attacks” on two mosque...

Wall scores 24 to lead Rockets over Wizards 107-88

HOUSTON (AP) — John Wall scored 24 points in his first game against his former team, leading the Houston Rockets to a 107-88 victory over the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night. Wa...

Neo-Nazi murder trial reveals threat to German democracy

Walter Lübcke sealed his fate in one moment of moral principle. On October 14, 2015, Lübcke, a regional governor in the city of Kassel, Hesse, was carrying out a public duty that he performed several ...

Best and worst of Ibrahimović as Milan loses at Inter

MILAN (AP) — The best and worst of Zlatan Ibrahimović was on show Tuesday as he scored and later was sent off in AC Milan's 2-1 loss at city rival Inter Milan in the quarterfinals of the Italian Cup. ...

Bills sign 13 to reserve-future deals, including WR Kumerow

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Receiver Jake Kumerow was among 13 players signed by the Buffalo Bills to reserve-future contracts on Tuesday. Kumerow appeared in six games for the Bills a...

Chelsea hires Thomas Tuchel as manager on 18-month contract

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea hired Thomas Tuchel as manager on Tuesday on an 18-month contract to replace the fired Frank Lampard. Tuchel, a 47-year-old German, is back in work a month afte...

Nebraska backup QB Luke McCaffrey enters transfer portal

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska backup quarterback Luke McCaffrey has entered the transfer portal after starting two games and appearing in five others last season, the school's athletic department conf...

Germany: Merkel aide floats long suspension to debt rule

BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief of staff has floated the idea of Germany suspending rules to prevent the government running up new debt for several years as Europe's biggest economy dig...

High court orders continued look at Texas death row case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday ordered a further review by a lower court of a lawsuit brought by a Texas death row inmate who objects to a policy that bars a chaplain from accompanying ...