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Deputies protect school killer after potential juror threat

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Deputies protecting Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz had to pull him aside and surround him Tuesday after a member of a jury pool mouthed possible threats toward him a...

Kyrgios docked point, then game, and falls at Miami Open

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Nick Kyrgios lost his cool, then a point, then a game and then the match. The all-too-familiar trend that has often overshadowed the super-popular, super-t...

Nadal beats Kyrgios in 3 sets at Indian Wells, goes to 19-0

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Rafael Nadal defeated Nick Kyrgios 7-6 (0), 5-7, 6-4 Thursday to reach the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open in a match featuring obscenities, underhand serves, a point pe...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Feb. 7, the 38th day of 2022. There are 327 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. 7, 1...

Nadal, Medvedev to meet in history-making Australian final

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Rafael Nadal is within one victory of a men's record 21st Grand Slam singles title. He’ll have to beat second-seedeed Daniil Medvedev in the Australian Op...

Brian Cox hopes memoir doesn't put 'full stop' on his life

LONDON (AP) — Finishing a book is usually cause for celebration. Not for actor Brian Cox. The book in question, “Putting the Rabbit in the Hat,” out now, chronicles the actor’s journ...

Browns DT McDowell arrested in Fla. in attack on officer

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Malik McDowell, who was given a second chance by the team after serving jail time, was arrested Monday in Florida on charges of beating a police offi...

How brothers in arms plotted theft, sale of US Army weaponry

Packed with rifles and explosives, the SUV hurtled down a Florida interstate beneath bright blue autumn skies, passing other motorists with little notice. It was November 2018, and t...

Death threats, tweets jolt GOP infrastructure supporters

WASHINGTON (AP) — The last time Congress approved a major renewal of federal highway and other transportation programs, the votes were 359-65 in the House and 83-16 in the Senate. It was backed by nea...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2021. There are 72 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. ...

Mayfield, Hunt injured as Browns battered in loss to Cards

CLEVELAND (AP) — Baker Mayfield slowly walked out of FirstEnergy Stadium with his left arm immobilized by a sling. Cleveland's season might as well be fitted with one. ...

Florida man guilty of Chauvin lawyer threat in Floyd case

MIAMI (AP) — A Florida man has pleaded guilty to threatening to kill a lawyer who represented the former Minneapolis police officer convicted in the death of George Floyd. William Jo...

Minnesota Dem who rose after Castile death is under pressure

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Black Minnesota state lawmaker who rose to prominence after the fatal shooting of his friend Philando Castile came under increasing pressure to resign Monday, after old domestic a...

Rights groups say Pakistan PM blames women's dress for rape

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani rights groups are criticizing Prime Minister Imran Khan after he claimed in an online show that wearing the veil — the traditional Islamic head covering — will protect women...

Coin firm pays it forward after Georgia man paid in pennies

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A global company has stepped in to solve quite a “coinundrum” for a Georgia man. Andreas Flaten’s former employer dumped at least 90,000 pennies on his driveway ...