Column: 42-1, a line that lives in Las Vegas betting lore

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Before 42-1, there was 27-1. That was the number that popped into oddsmaker Jimmy Vaccaro’s head in early February 1990, though at the time it didn’t seem to matter....

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Thursday, February 6, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. NOT GUILTY: SENATE ACQUITS TRUMP Mitt Romney was the only Republican senat...

Kirk Douglas, longtime influential movie star, dies at 103

Kirk Douglas, the intense, muscular actor with the dimpled chin who starred in “Spartacus,” “Lust for Life” and dozens of other films, helped fatally weaken the blacklist again...

Atlanta college names building for baseball icon Hank Aaron

ATLANTA (AP) — Dozens of students dressed in blue excitedly welcomed Hank Aaron to their Atlanta college campus Wednesday as the school named a building for the baseball icon on his 86th birthday. ...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Wednesday, February 5, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for th...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Tuesday, February 4, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the ...

45 years on, 'lost' masterpieces see light in split Cyprus

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — It took more than 45 years, but 219 paintings thought lost or stolen — artwork that includes some of the most significant works produced by Greek Cypriot artists — have gone on ...

Willie Wood, Packers great and Hall of Fame DB, dies at 83

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Willie Wood, the Hall of Fame defensive back who won five NFL championships with the Green Bay Packers under coach Vince Lombardi and made the first interception in Super Bowl histo...

45 years on, 'lost' masterpieces see light in split Cyprus

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — It took more than 45 years, but 219 paintings thought lost or stolen that include some considered to be among the most significant works Greek Cypriot artists have produced were...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Monday, February 3, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the p...

At the Super Bowl, they remembered Kobe Bryant

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Even at the Super Bowl, they mourned Kobe Bryant. San Francisco’s Richard Sherman showed up for the Super Bowl in a Bryant jersey, the start of numerous ho...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Sunday, February 2, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the p...

Early spring or more winter? Groundhog's forecast coming

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog is slated to reveal whether an early spring is on the way or if winter will be staying around. At sunrise on Sunday, mem...

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Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Saturday, February 1, 2020 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the...