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February 1, 2015

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  • CA Lottery

    9 hours, 40 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — These California lotteries were drawn Saturday: Daily 3 Evening 3-8-8 (three, eight, eight) Daily 3 Midday 8-5-4 (eight, five, four) Daily 4 2-7-0-6 (two, seven, zero, six) Daily Derby 1st:3 Hot Shot-2nd:2 Lucky Star-3rd:8 Gorgeous George, Race ...

  • Trade trip to Britain adds to Chris Christie's 2016 resume

    9 hours, 43 minutes ago

    (AP) NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — As he considers a White House run, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's third trip abroad in recent months provides an opportunity to build his foreign policy resume and test whether he has the temperament for the ...

  • Japan mourns Goto as caring and courageous reporter

    9 hours, 45 minutes ago

    (AP) TOKYO (AP) — Whether in tsunami-stricken northeastern Japan or conflict-ridden Sierra Leone, it was the story of the vulnerable, the children and the poor that drove the work of journalist Kenji Goto. The news of his killing in a video ...

  • UNLV beats Air Force 74-63

    9 hours, 54 minutes ago

    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — Christian Wood scored 17 points with 10 rebounds to lead five in double figures and UNLV beat Air Force 74-63 on Saturday. UNLV (13-9, 4-5 Mountain West) got back-to-back 3-pointers by Rashad Vaughn and Cody Doolin ...

  • BC-BKC--Air Force-UNLV Box

    9 hours, 57 minutes ago

    (AP) BC-BKC--Air Force-UNLV Box UNLV 74, AIR FORCE 63 AIR FORCE (9-12) Olesinski 4-9 0-0 11, Hammonds 6-10 3-4 15, Kocur 3-9 0-0 8, Lyons 3-5 2-2 9, Graham 2-8 0-0 5, Siples 0-0 0-0 0, Mooney 4-7 0-0 10, Earls ...

  • AP-BKC--Air Force-UNLV Box

    9 hours, 57 minutes ago

    (AP) AIR FORCE (9-12) Olesinski 4-9 0-0 11, Hammonds 6-10 3-4 15, Kocur 3-9 0-0 8, Lyons 3-5 2-2 9, Graham 2-8 0-0 5, Siples 0-0 0-0 0, Mooney 4-7 0-0 10, Earls 0-0 0-0 0, Manning 1-3 2-2 5, Moer ...

  • Griffin scores 31 points, Clippers beat Spurs 105-85

    10 hours, 4 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Blake Griffin had 31 points and 13 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers rolled to a 105-85 victory over San Antonio on Saturday night, snapping the Spurs' six-game home winning streak. Chris Paul had 20 points ...

  • Today in History

    10 hours, 7 minutes ago

    (AP) Today is Sunday, Feb. 1, the 32nd day of 2015. There are 333 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 1, 1865, during the Civil War, Union forces led by Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman began ...

  • AP Top Sports News At Midnight EST

    10 hours, 9 minutes ago

    (AP) Rodgers wins MVP, Watt unanimous top AP defensive player Sons represent late Junior Seau at Hall of Fame announcement Horford, Hawks extend streak with 91-85 win over 76ers Late rally lifts No. 4 Duke past No. 2 Virginia, 69-63 Super ...

  • Clippers-Spurs, Box

    10 hours, 18 minutes ago

    (AP) L.A. CLIPPERS (105) Barnes 0-6 2-2 2, Griffin 12-21 7-7 31, Jordan 3-5 2-2 8, Paul 9-16 0-0 20, Redick 4-7 0-0 9, Crawford 2-10 4-4 8, Hawes 4-8 0-0 11, Rivers 4-11 2-3 11, Turkoglu 2-4 0-0 5, Davis ...

  • 7-alarm warehouse fire burns in Brooklyn; 1 injury reported

    10 hours, 32 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Giant clouds of smoke rose from a 7-alarm fire that destroyed a warehouse and floated across Brooklyn and into Manhattan on Saturday — a day so cold that water trickling across the helmets of a small ...

  • Wahlberg and Bay reunite for pre-Super Bowl charity event

    10 hours, 32 minutes ago

    (AP) PARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — "Transformers" star Mark Wahlberg and director Michael Bay reunited Saturday night for a charity event that organizers said raised more than $1 million for charity. The pair served as celebrity hosts for the Big Game ...

  • AP Top Science News At 11:29 p.m. EST

    10 hours, 38 minutes ago

    (AP) Scientist considered father of birth control pill dies NASA launches Earth-observing satellite Scientists abandon highly publicized claim about cosmic find Cold-stunned turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, released Balloon pilots make history with trans-Pacific flight Poll shows giant gap between what ...

  • Cody Zeller scores 21, Hornets rout Nuggets 104-86

    10 hours, 41 minutes ago

    (AP) DENVER (AP) — Cody Zeller scored a career-best 21 points, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 17, and the Charlotte Hornets routed the reeling Denver Nuggets 104-86 on Saturday night. Al Jefferson and Jason Maxiell added 14 points apiece for the Hornets, who ...

  • Hornets-Nuggets, Box

    10 hours, 45 minutes ago

    (AP) CHARLOTTE (104) Kidd-Gilchrist 7-13 3-5 17, Zeller 10-11 1-2 21, Jefferson 7-15 0-0 14, Roberts 0-7 0-0 0, Henderson 4-10 0-0 8, Stephenson 2-10 0-2 4, Maxiell 6-10 2-2 14, Neal 3-5 4-4 10, Vonleh 3-5 4-6 10, Hairston 0-3 ...

  • AP Top Health News At 11:19 p.m. EST

    10 hours, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) Scientist considered father of birth control pill dies Drive to repeal medical device tax no slam dunk in Congress Milk does a body good? A look at the science Crash victim thanks donors whose blood saved his life Some doctors ...

  • Trail Blazers-Bucks, Box

    10 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) PORTLAND (88) Batum 2-8 0-0 5, Aldridge 7-18 4-4 18, Leonard 2-3 0-0 4, Lillard 6-19 6-7 19, Matthews 7-15 1-3 19, McCollum 2-4 1-1 5, Kaman 1-3 1-2 3, Wright 2-8 0-0 6, Blake 0-3 0-1 0, Barton 1-4 ...

  • 'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl' sweeps Sundance Awards

    10 hours, 58 minutes ago

    (AP) PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Sundance breakout "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl," about a pair of high school filmmakers who befriend a girl with cancer, won both the U.S. dramatic audience award and the grand jury prize at ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'SuperLotto Plus' game

    11 hours ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "SuperLotto Plus" game were: 03-19-20-32-36, Mega Ball: 11 (three, nineteen, twenty, thirty-two, thirty-six; Mega Ball: eleven)

  • Bucks beat struggling Trail Blazers 95-88

    11 hours, 1 minute ago

    (AP) MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jared Dudley scored 18 points and O.J. Mayo had 17 off the bench to help the Milwaukee Bucks beat the struggling Portland Trail Blazers 95-88 on Saturday night. John Henson added 14 for the Bucks, who had ...

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