No. 5 Virginia rebounds from loss to beat No. 7 N. Carolina

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Mamadi Diakite scored 12 points and No. 5 Virginia rebounded from a blowout loss to beat No. 7 North Carolina 56-47 on Sunday. Tomas Woldetensae added 11 ...

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Today in History Today is Sunday, Dec. 8, the 342nd day of 2019. There are 23 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 8, 1980...

Chiefs and Patriots plenty familiar ahead of Sunday showdown

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have been dominant against the AFC West since Andy Reid’s arrival in 2013, winning so often against their most frequent opponents that it's little surpri...

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Today in History Today is Monday, Dec. 2, the 336th day of 2019. There are 29 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 2, 1859...

‘I know Joe’s heart’: Why black voters are backing Joe Biden

After Kamala Harris challenged Joe Biden’s past opposition to school busing in a nationally televised Democratic presidential debate, the former vice president who prides himself on strong relationshi...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Dec. 1, the 335th day of 2019. There are 30 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 1, 1824...

Approaching storm, snafus cast pall on Southeast Asian Games

CLARK, Philippines (AP) — An approaching typhoon is threatening to complicate the hosting by the Philippines of the largest biennial games in Southeast Asia, already marred by logistical foul-ups that...

Wynn Resorts settles with pension funds over sex allegations

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Wynn Resorts agreed Wednesday to accept $41 million from former CEO and chairman Steve Wynn and insurance carriers as part of a settlement stemming from shareholder lawsuits accusing...

Brooklyn man charged with encouraging NYC subway attacks

NEW YORK (AP) — A Brooklyn man has been arrested on charges that he tried to help the Islamic State group, in part by encouraging attacks on New York’s subway system. Zachary Clark w...

Bloomberg entry into presidential race raises ethics issues

NEW YORK (AP) — With Michael Bloomberg now running for president, the news service that bears his name said Sunday it will not “investigate” him or any of his Democratic rivals, and ...

No. 16 Memphis holds off Mississippi 87-86

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Precious Achiuwa scored 25 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as 16th-ranked Memphis held off Mississippi 87-86 on Saturday for its third consecutive victory without heralded freshma...

Carcass of giant blue whale brought to surface for study

NEWPORT, Ore. (AP) — The carcass of a giant blue whale that’s been submerged off the Oregon coast for more than three years was hauled to the surface so it can be reassembled, studied and put on publi...

Analysis: Warren has a plan to win support from black women

ATLANTA (AP) — Winning black female voters? On Thursday night in Atlanta, Sen. Elizabeth Warren showed she has a plan for that. The Massachusetts senator has built a top-tier campaig...

Lawsuit targets ‘filth’ at Michigan’s only women’s prison

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Department of Corrections has been hit with a class-action lawsuit on behalf of inmates who say they’ve been overwhelmed by chronic mold and other unsanitary condi...

2020 Grammy Awards: List of nominees in top categories

A list of nominees in the top categories at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards, announced Wednesday by The Recording Academy. — Album of the year: “I,I,” Bon Iver; “Norman (Expletive) Roc...