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Canadian couple condemned for allegedly jumping vaccine line

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Public condemnation grew Wednesday over a wealthy Vancouver couple who allegedly flew to a remote Indigenous community in Yukon Territory to get vaccinated for the c...

'Sloppy' hockey is the name of the game early in NHL season

With an outbreak delaying the Dallas Stars opener, Rick Bowness got to watch a lot of hockey in the first couple of nights of the NHL season. It wasn't a coach's dream. “It was enter...

Santa Anita cancels Friday racing with heavy rain forecast

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Santa Anita has canceled live racing on Friday because of strong rains expected to hit Southern California over the next few days. Two weekend stakes races on ...

'Never Rarely' tops Spirit Awards, 'Da 5 Bloods' leads NBRs

NEW YORK (AP) — The teen abortion drama “Never Rarely Sometimes Always" landed a leading seven nominations, Chadwick Boseman was posthumously nominated and women dominated the best director category i...

Some Colombians fear ex-paramilitary leader deported from US

BUCARAMANGA, Colombia (AP) — On the north coast of Colombia there is anxiety over the return to the South American country of one of the most feared former paramilitary commanders: Hernán Giraldo Sern...

Group of US Catholic bishops urges support for LGBT youth

NEW YORK (AP) — Declaring “God is on your side,” a Roman Catholic cardinal, an archbishop and six other U.S. bishops issued a statement Monday expressing support for LGBT youth and denouncing the bull...

The Latest: New Zealand reports 1st community case in months

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand has reported its first coronavirus case outside of a quarantine facility in more than two months, although there was no immediate evidence the virus was spreading...

Timme scores 22, leads No. 1 Gonzaga over Pacific 95-49

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Drew Timme scored 22 points and freshman Jalen Suggs came close to a triple-double as top-ranked and undefeated Gonzaga crushed Pacific 95-49 on Saturday night for its 19th conse...

McLaughlin leads UC Santa Barbara past CS Northridge 80-66

LOS ANGELES (AP) — JaQuori McLaughlin had a career-high 25 points as UC Santa Barbara got past Cal State Northridge 80-66 on Saturday. McLaughlin made 10 of 11 shots. Amadou Sow had ...

Vrankic lifts Santa Clara past Loyola Marymount 72-69

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Josip Vrankic had 24 points and 12 rebounds as Santa Clara edged past Loyola Marymount 72-69 on Saturday. Jalen Williams had 18 points for Santa Clara (9-4, 3-2 We...

The Latest: Sharks to open home schedule hosting in Arizona

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ The San Jose Sharks will open their home schedule in the desert. ...

Osborne, No. 6 UCLA hand No. 5 Stanford 2nd straight loss

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Charisma Osborne had 24 points, eight rebounds and three steals and No. 6 UCLA handed No. 5 Stanford its second straight loss, 70-66 on Friday night at Kaiser Permanente Aren...

No. 6 UCLA women hand No. 5 Stanford second straight loss

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — Charisma Osborne had 24 points, eight rebounds and three steals and No. 6 UCLA handed No. 5 Stanford its second straight loss, 70-66 on Friday night at Kaiser Permanente Aren...

UC Santa Barbara beats CS Northridge 105-58

NORTHRIDGE, Calif. (AP) — JaQuori McLaughlin had 21 points as UC Santa Barbara rolled past Cal State Northridge 105-58 on Friday. Josh Pierre-Louis had 14 points and five steals for ...

California board lets stand Justify's win in 2018 race

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The California Horse Racing Board voted to let stand a decision by stewards at Santa Anita and leave Justify as the winner of the 2018 Santa Anita Derby. The seven...