Lava gushes from Philippine volcano as ash spreads to Manila

TAGAYTAY, Philippines (AP) — Red-hot lava gushed out of a Philippine volcano Monday after a sudden eruption of ash and steam that forced villagers to flee and shut down Manila’s international airport,...

Volcano erupts near Manila; villagers flee, airports shut

TAGAYTAY, Philippines (AP) — A small volcano near the Philippine capital that draws tourists for its picturesque setting in a lake erupted with a massive plume of ash and steam Sunday, prompting...

Chiefs rally from 24-0 hole to beat Texans 51-31 in playoffs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are back in the AFC championship game. How they returned to the brink of their first Super Bowl appearance in 50 years was unlike anyth...

Bulaga, Clark both active for Packers; Seahawks' Iupati out

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers will have their usual array of starters for their NFC divisional playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks, as defensive tackle Kenny Clark and right tackl...

Former US Vice President calls for stronger ties with Taiwan following its elections

Joe Biden, a former vice president of the United States and Democratic Party aspirant for the presidency in 2020, called for stronger ties with Taiwan in a tweet Saturday congratulating President Tsai...

No. 1 Gonzaga rolls past Loyola Marymount 87-62

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Filip Petrusev scored 16 points, Corey Kispert had 15 and No. 1 Gonzaga beat Loyola Marymount 87-62 on Saturday. It was the Bulldogs' 31st straight regular-season ...

Clark sets free throw record, Albany tops Maine 76-70

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Ahmad Clark made a single-game school record 19 of 24 free throws and scored 28 points as Albany beat Maine 76-70 on Saturday to win its third straight. Clark sur...

Agosto lifts LIU-Brooklyn past Fairleigh Dickinson 84-70

NEW YORK (AP) — Jashaun Agosto had 20 points as Long Island-Brooklyn topped Fairleigh Dickinson 84-70 on Saturday. Agosto hit 9 of 11 shots. Raiquan Clark had 19 po...

Boeheim lifts Syracuse past No. 18 Virginia, 63-55 in OT

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Buddy Boeheim scored nine of his 14 points in overtime and Syracuse outlasted No. 18 Virginia 63-55 on Saturday. The Orange scored 20 points in the extra period after netti...

George Nicolau dies at 94, arbitrator in MLB collusion cases

NEW YORK (AP) — George Nicolau, who ruled against baseball owners in two collusion cases and served as president of the National Academy of Arbitrators, has died. He was 94. Nicolau ...

San Francisco's Beefeater doorman retires after 43 years

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Another bit of old, quirky San Francisco will be no more when Tom Sweeney finally hangs up his white pressed collar and signature Beefeater jacket this weekend after more than fou...

Clark carries LIU over Central Connecticut St. 90-78

NEW YORK (AP) — Raiquan Clark had 22 points as Long Island University topped Central Connecticut State 90-78 on Thursday night. Julian Batts added 20 points for the Sharks. Batts also had six rebounds...

Chiefs pass rush could be pivotal vs Texans in playoff game

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — In the Kansas City Chiefs' regular-season finale, that must-win game against the Los Angeles Chargers that helped them secure a first-round playoff bye, there was a play late i...

Former NBA star Charles Barkley donates $1M to Miles College

FAIRFIELD, Ala. (AP) — Charles Barkley has donated $1 million to historically black Miles College. The Basketball Hall of Famer and former Auburn star told interim president Bobbie K...

Honey Badger has Chiefs facing former team in NFL playoffs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — One of the first things Bill O'Brien wants to make perfectly clear is that he never wanted to lose the Honey Badger. In just one season in Houston, versatile ...