Bloomberg offers plan to tackle racial economic inequality

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg made a pitch to African American voters the day before the national holiday honoring Martin Luther King Jr., visiting a black ch...

Fischnaller wins Lillehammer World Cup, European title

LILLEHAMMER, Norway (AP) — Italy’s Dominik Fischnaller won a World Cup men’s luge race and the European championship on Sunday, adding to his run of success on the 1994 Olympic track. ...

Church wins US's first men's bobsled medal since 2017

IGLS, Austria (AP) — Hunter Church remembers seeing U.S. bobsled great Steven Holcomb win the 2009 world championships, then went up to him afterward and shook his hand. “I told him ...

Kyle Larson finally wins elusive Chili Bowl in 13th try

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Kyle Larson scored one of the biggest victories of his career by ending an 0-for-12 streak to finally win the Chili Bowl Midget Nationals. Larson passed Christoph...

Candidates seek new caucus voters in trailer parks, rallies

Ottumwa, Iowa (AP) — Bernie Sanders is sending organizers to convenience stores across Iowa and staking out drug stores and even nursing homes. Pete Buttigieg has a more technocrati...

No escape: Senators to be quiet, unplugged for Trump trial

WASHINGTON (AP) — No cellphones. No talking. No escape. That's the reality during the Senate's impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, which will begin each day with a proclama...

French skier Direz wins parallel GS; Shiffrin out early

SESTRIERE, Italy (AP) — French skier Clara Direz claimed her first career victory in the debut of parallel giant slalom on the women’s World Cup circuit Sunday, while favorites Mikaela Shiffrin and Pe...

Noël leads from Kristoffersen in 1st slalom run at Wengen

WENGEN, Switzerland (AP) — Clément Noël took advantage of wearing start bib No. 1 to take a big lead in the first run of a World Cup slalom on Sunday. Getting first use of a smooth r...

Caleb Ewan wins prelude to Tour Down Under

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Australia's Caleb Ewan won the criterium prelude to the Tour Down Under cycle race for the fourth time in five years on Sunday. Riding for the Belgium-base...

American Ruth Winder wins women's Tour down Under

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — United States national road champion Ruth Winder has won the women's section of the Tour Down Under cycle race, the first event of the professional season. ...

2 horses die in 2 days of racing at Santa Anita

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Two horses have died in two days of racing at Santa Anita, where four deaths have occurred since last month. Uncontainable and Harliss were both euthanized aft...

Gobert nets 28, Jazz race to early lead, beat Kings 123-101

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rudy Gobert had a season-high 28 points and 15 rebounds and the Utah Jazz raced to a 16-point lead in the first quarter and routed the Sacramento Kings 123-101 on Saturday night....

Buttigieg says Oval Office needs wartime veteran

ANKENY, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said Saturday the Oval Office requires a wartime veteran, a niche he occupies exclusively in his party's race for the 2020 nominati...

Court portrait of writer of notorious slave ruling reviewed

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — In North Carolina's Supreme Court chamber, above the seat held by the second African American chief justice, hangs a towering painting of a 19th century slave owner and jurist who...

Facing Senate trial crunch, Dems blitzing Iowa, early states

NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — As a winter storm barreled down on Iowa, Elizabeth Warren’s campaign team struggled with whether to scrap a town hall scheduled at the old Maytag headquarters. T...