Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Feb. 16, the 47th day of 2020. There are 319 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 16, 20...

Egypt officials say 13 killed in Aswan road accident

CAIRO (AP) — Thirteen people were killed and seven injured Thursday when a bus and a truck collided on a highway in Egypt's southern Aswan province, a health official said. Ihab Han...

Pysyk scores 3 times as Panthers beat Maple Leafs 5-3

TORONTO (AP) — Mark Pysyk scored three times in his first career hat trick, and the Florida Panthers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-3 on Monday night. Mike Hoffman had a goal and an ...

Jackson, No. 8 Mississippi State overcome Georgia 67-53

STARKEVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Freshman Rickea Jackson had a career high 24 points, and No. 8 Mississippi State ran past Georgia 67-53 on Monday night. Jackson followed a 22-point effort...

Llanez scores in debut, U.S. men beat Costa Rica 1-0

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Ulysses Llanez scored in his U.S. national team debut near his hometown, and a young American roster opened the Americans' 2020 schedule Saturday with a 1-0 exhibition victory ov...

US downs Panama 8-0 in Olympic qualifying tournament

HOUSTON (AP) — Lindsey Horan scored three goals and the U.S. national team downed Panama 8-0 on Friday night in the the group stage of the CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying tournament. ...

Bodies of 2 crewmen missing since boat-tanker crash found

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — The bodies of two men missing since the collision of a fishing boat and a chemical tanker near Galveston, Texas, have been found in the fishing boat's capsized hull, officials ...

After Brexit: UK leaves EU but what's next far from certain

LONDON (AP) — Britain is leaving the European Union after 47 years of membership. That's just the first stage of a journey that still has many twists in store. The U.K. is quitting a...

Brexit finally arrives Friday: A momentous yet quiet moment

BRUSSELS (AP) — Friday will mark a truly historic moment, but almost nothing will happen. A few Union Jack flags will be lowered from European Union buildings in Brussels, more will ...

Crash-warning device might not have saved Bryant helicopter

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant didn’t have a long-recommended warning system to alert the pilot he was too close to the ground, but it is not clear whether it would have averte...

Bus, auto-rickshaw collision in west India kills at least 27

NEW DELHI (AP) — A speeding bus and auto-rickshaw collided in western India, killing at least 27 people and injuring dozens more, police said Wednesday. Both vehicles fell into a roa...

Court: GEICO must pay injured Kansas man for care from wife

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — An insurance company must reimburse a Kansas man for the personal care his wife provided after he was injured in an automobile accident, the state Supreme Court ruled in rejecting...

Norwegian tanker owner denies fault in fatal Texas collision

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — The owner of a chemical tanker ship has denied any liability for a collision with a fishing boat off the coast of Texas that killed one crew member and left two more missing an...

Stalock shuts out Stars, Wild win 7-0

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Alex Stalock posted his second shutout of the season, and Jason Zucker had a goal and two assists for the Minnesota Wild in a 7-0 win against the Dallas Stars on Saturday night....

Suns overcome Smart's record 11 3s, beat Celtics 123-119

BOSTON (AP) — Devin Booker had 39 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists and the Phoenix Suns overcame a franchise-record 11 3-pointers by Boston's Marcus Smart and beat the Celtics 123-119 on Saturday ...