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  • SpaceX launches 3-D printer, other station gear

    10 hours, 45 minutes ago

    (AP) CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A SpaceX cargo ship is rocketing toward the International Space Station. The company launched its unmanned Dragon capsule from Cape Canaveral, Florida, early Sunday aboard a Falcon rocket. It's carrying more than 5,000 pounds of ...

  • AP Top Political News At 1:04 a.m. EDT

    11 hours, 35 minutes ago

    (AP) House campaign committees sitting on $100M in bank NATO chief: Ukraine has cease-fire 'in name only' Secret Service boosts security outside White House Tracing shift from everyday American to jihadis A look at American jihadis: Why do they fight? Potential ...

  • GOP's Roberts heads to swing-voting east Kansas

    11 hours, 35 minutes ago

    (AP) LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Sen. Pat Roberts of Kansas took his conservative re-election message into the state's swing-voting east Saturday in his latest effort chip away any advantage from independent candidate Greg Orman in a U.S. Senate race that has ...

  • AP Interview: El-Sissi, Egypt and the terror fight

    11 hours, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi is feeling vindicated by the world's alarm over Islamic extremism that is fueling wars and bloodshed across the Middle East. The former army general has faced widespread international criticism for his ouster last ...

  • AP Top Business News At 12:44 a.m. EDT

    11 hours, 54 minutes ago

    (AP) G-20 says close to goal of $2 trillion in growth With Alibaba's big debut, 10 things to know Alibaba stock soars in jubilant trading debut Chrysler recalling nearly 189,000 SUVs Oculus unveils new prototype VR headset 5 ways to protect ...

  • G-20 says close to goal of $2 trillion in growth

    11 hours, 54 minutes ago

    (AP) SYDNEY (AP) — Finance chiefs from the 20 largest economies say they are close to reaching their goal of boosting world GDP by more than $2 trillion over the next five years. Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey is the host of ...

  • AP Top International News At 12:33 a.m. EDT

    12 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) AP Interview: El-Sissi, Egypt and the terror fight Turkish hostages freed, but questions linger Kurdish fighters head to Syria to face militants NATO chief: Ukraine has cease-fire 'in name only' Sierra Leone staggers in Ebola isolation effort Buffer zone agreed ...

  • BC-FBC--UNLV-Houston Stats

    12 hours, 6 minutes ago

    (AP) BC-FBC--UNLV-Houston Stats HOUSTON 47, UNLV 14 UNLV 7 0 7 0—14 Houston 13 0 17 17—47 First Quarter UNLV_Whitely 3 run (Leiva kick), 11:11. Hou_O'Korn 1 run (Bullard kick), 6:33. Hou_Spencer 35 run (kick failed), 4:47. Third Quarter Hou_R.Jackson 26 ...

  • Nevada Newspaper Hall of Fame inducts 2 newsmen

    12 hours, 7 minutes ago

    (AP) NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Two longtime newspapermen were inducted into the Nevada Newspaper Hall of Fame in ceremonies Saturday. The late Dave Sanford, whose family ran the Mason Valley News in Yerington for decades, and Brian Greenspun, editor ...

  • Nevada Press Association names top contest winners

    12 hours, 7 minutes ago

    (AP) NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Here's a list of the top awards in the 2014 Nevada Press Association Better Newspaper Contest, announced Saturday at the association's annual convention: General Excellence: First Place: Urban Daily — Las Vegas Review-Journal. Judges' ...

  • Dalai Lama praises China's leader as 'realistic'

    12 hours, 10 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW DELHI (AP) — The Dalai Lama praised Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday for being "more realistic" and principled than his predecessors, a day after Xi's three-day visit to India ended. The Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader has lived in ...

  • CA Lottery

    12 hours, 10 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — These California lotteries were drawn Saturday: Daily 3 Evening 7-9-1 (seven, nine, one) Daily 3 Midday 1-2-0 (one, two, zero) Daily 4 9-1-9-1 (nine, one, nine, one) Daily Derby 1st:4 Big Ben-2nd:3 Hot Shot-3rd:7 Eureka, Race Time: ...

  • Weaver helps Angels to 8-5 win over Rangers

    12 hours, 24 minutes ago

    (AP) ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Jered Weaver earned his AL-leading 18th victory, Albert Pujols reached the 100-RBI mark with a two-run homer and Mike Trout also hit a two-run shot to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 8-5 victory over ...

  • Angels 8, Rangers 5

    12 hours, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) Texas Los Angeles ab r h bi ab r h bi LMartn cf 4 1 0 0 Calhon rf 5 1 0 0 Andrus ss 4 0 0 0 Trout cf 3 3 2 2 Odor 2b 3 2 1 ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-Oklahoma-West Virginia Stats

    12 hours, 29 minutes ago

    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-Oklahoma-West Virginia Stats No. 4 OKLAHOMA 45, WEST VIRGINIA 33 Oklahoma 3 21 14 7—45 West Virginia 7 17 3 6—33 First Quarter Okl_FG Hunnicutt 42, 4:20. WVU_White 68 pass from Trickett (Lambert kick), :39. Second Quarter WVU_FG Lambert ...

  • No. 1 Florida St survives against No. 22 Clemson

    12 hours, 34 minutes ago

    (AP) TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — With Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston watching from the sideline, No. 1 Florida State come back to beat No. 22 Clemson 23-17 in overtime on Karlos Williams' 12-yard touchdown run Saturday night. Winston was suspended for ...

  • Today in History

    12 hours, 38 minutes ago

    (AP) Today is Sunday, Sept. 21, the 264th day of 2014. There are 101 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Sept. 21, 1989, Hurricane Hugo crashed into Charleston, South Carolina (the storm was blamed for 56 deaths ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-Miami-Nebraska Stats

    12 hours, 43 minutes ago

    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-Miami-Nebraska Stats No. 24 NEBRASKA 41, MIAMI 31 Miami 7 7 7 10—31 Nebraska 7 10 14 10—41 First Quarter Mia_Du.Johnson 2 run (Badgley kick), 10:26. Neb_Bell 40 pass from Armstrong Jr. (Brown kick), 8:12. Second Quarter Mia_Walford 6 ...

  • Abdullah key in No. 24 Neb's 41-31 win over Miami

    12 hours, 56 minutes ago

    (AP) LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ameer Abdullah ran for 229 yards to lead a punishing ground game, and No. 24 Nebraska celebrated the 20th anniversary of its 1994 national championship team with an emotional 41-31 victory over Miami on Saturday night. ...

  • AP-FBC--T25-South Carolina-Vanderbilt Stats

    12 hours, 58 minutes ago

    (AP) *2064 AP-FBC--T25-South Carolina-Vanderbilt Stats No. 14 SOUTH CAROLINA 48, VANDERBILT 34 South Carolina 0 17 10 21—48 Vanderbilt 14 0 10 10—34 First Quarter Van_Sims 91 kickoff return (Openshaw kick), 14:49. Van_Duncan 8 pass from Robinette (Openshaw kick), :54. Second ...

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