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Support grows for sustainable development, a 'bioeconomy,' in the Amazon

BELEM, Brazil (AP) — If all goes according to plan, in a few weeks people will be sipping a shake that Marcelo Salazar has been developing for three years, made from the Amazon jungle’s cornucopia. ...

Ericsson, Dixon keep Ganassi atop Indianapolis 500 speed chart for 2nd day

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Defending Indianapolis 500 winner Marcus Ericsson looked like a double threat in Indianapolis 500 practice Thursday. First, he charged to the top of the speed chart w...

David Perron, Ville Husso help Red Wings beat Canadiens 5-0

MONTREAL (AP) — David Perron had two goals and an assist, Ville Husso returned from a lower-body injury to make 24 saves and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-0 on Tuesday night. ...

Taiwan named 'Asia's Featured Destination' at Malaysia's largest annual travel fair

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has been declared “Asia’s Featured Destination” at Malaysia’s largest annual travel fair, hosted by the Malaysia Association of Tour and Tra...

Late goaltending call sends Butler past No. 13 Xavier 69-67

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Butler center Manny Bates set the decisive screen, then watched Eric Hunter Jr. drive for the winning shot Friday night. He figured the call on the floor would st...

No. 14 Marquette defeats Butler 60-52 for fifth straight win

MILWAUKEE (AP) — While Marquette has surged into Big East title contention due to the efficiency of its offense, the 14th-ranked Golden Eagles showed Saturday they also can win with defense. ...

Hawkins, Sanogo lead No. 15 UConn to 86-56 rout of Butler

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The NCAA championship trophy made a visit to UConn this weekend, providing just the inspiration the struggling Huskies needed. Jordan Hawkins scored 20 points ...

Adama Sanogo shines as No. 3 UConn stays unbeaten

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Adama Sanogo had 27 points and 14 rebounds, helping No. 3 Connecticut beat Butler 68-46 on Saturday night. Jordan Hawkins added 12 points as the Huskies (12-0, 1-...

Vescovi, No. 22 Tennessee beats Butler in Battle 4 Atlantis

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Rick Barnes believes his Tennessee squad is a good offensive team, even if the 22nd-ranked Volunteers haven't consistently shown it yet during the opening weeks of the ...

Transfer portal puts more value on early basketball tourneys

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — North Carolina State coach Kevin Keatts knows he needs to work fast to bring along a team that added four transfers this season in key roles. For coac...

Pakistan: Why Swat locals are angry with both the military and the Taliban

Pakistan's Swat Valley was once ruled by the Taliban, who imposed a ban on education for women among other retrogressive measures. The region — in the northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtu...

Butler's Jalen Thomas out indefinitely with heart issue

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Butler forward-center Jalen Thomas will be out indefinitely after being diagnosed with a pulmonary embolism. Team officials said Monday the fourth-year player is ...

TrulyTainan REELS on KTM Komuter Becomes a Hot Topic of MATTA!

TrulyTainan Subway Ads for Nearly 400-Year-Old Capital Get Tongues Wagging.KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Media OutReach - 13 September 2022 - During the travel expo in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, passengers a...

Evansville hires David Ragland as basketball coach

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Evansville has hired David Ragland as its basketball coach, the school said Tuesday. Ragland replaces Todd Lickliter, who was fired earlier this month after g...

North Carolina State transfer joins revamped Butler roster

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Butler coach Thad Matta landed his second big man in less than a week Monday, announcing the addition of 6-foot-11 Manny Bates from North Carolina State. The grad...