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The Latest: UK doctors want review of Pfizer shot timetable

LONDON — Britain’s main doctors’ organization says it is concerned about the U.K.’s decision to give people a second dose of coronavirus vaccine up to 12 weeks after the first, rather than the shorter...

Bruce Headley, California thoroughbred trainer, dies at 86

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Bruce Headley, the thoroughbred trainer who developed sprint champion Kona Gold and many other stakes winners during a 61-year career based in California, died Friday. He was 86...

A record year for NJ sports betting; casinos, not so much

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey took nearly $1 billion worth of sports bets in December, an encouraging finish to a year in which coronavirus closures and restrictions sent overall gambling reve...

Bills riding momentum in preparing to face Colts in playoffs

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Simply making the playoffs no longer cuts it in Buffalo. Having gone one-and-done in their two most recent playoff appearances since snapping a 17-year pos...

NFL Today, Week 17

SCOREBOARD Saturday, Jan. 9 Indianapolis at Buffalo, 1:05 p.m. CBS. Philip Rivers and the Colts (11-5) clinched a playoff berth with the help of Jonathan Taylor's f...

Derrick Henry becomes 8th player with 2,000 yards rushing

HOUSTON (AP) — Tennessee’s Derrick Henry became the eighth player in NFL history to run for 2,000 yards in a season on Sunday. Henry, who entered the game with 1,777 yards rushing, ...

Chargers beat playoff-bound Chiefs 38-21 as KC rests stars

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Justin Herbert threw for 302 yards and accounted for four touchdowns against a team of mostly Kansas City backups, and the Chargers rolled to a 38-21 victory Sunday as the Chie...

Dolphins miss chance to clinch after 56-26 loss to Bills

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills placed an emphatic stamp on their breakout season with a 56-26 rout of Miami on Sunday in a game the Dolphins could have clinched a playoff b...

Israeli foreign minister joins exodus from centrist party

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's foreign minister said Wednesday he is leaving the Blue and White party and taking a “break” from politics, marking the further disintegration of the centrist party that came ...

'Play a different way': San Antonio Spurs ready for season

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The NBA restart proved to be just that for the San Antonio Spurs. Flush with athletic wings, San Antonio used its eight games in Florida to develop its young talen...

Daytime darkness: Total solar eclipse wows in Latin America

CARAHUE, Chile (AP) — Thousands of people gathered in the Chilean region of La Araucanía on Monday to witness a solar eclipse, rejoicing in the rare experience even though visibility was limited becau...

The Latest: S. Korea opening dozens of free virus test sites

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea is opening dozens of free coronavirus testing sites in the greater Seoul area amid a surge in infections. The 718 new cases reported by officials Mon...

VIRUS TODAY: Vaccines are on the way to states

Here’s what’s happening Sunday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.: THREE THINGS TO KNOW TODAY: — The first shipments of a COVID-19 vaccine for widespread use...

Baker scores 33, Arizona routs Northern Arizona 96-53

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Jamarl Baker scored 33 points and made seven 3-pointers, sending Arizona to a 96-53 rout of Northern Arizona on Monday night. Arizona (3-0) swarmed the Lumberjac...

Ability to overcome mistakes prolongs Saints' winning streak

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have played well enough lately to withstand not only the absence of record-setting quarterback Drew Brees, but even the types of mistakes that might cost a le...