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Pittsburgh head coach Kevin Stallings answers a question during the Atlantic Coast Conference men's NCAA college basketball media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
October 25, 2017 - 5:55 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the Atlantic Coast Conference's preseason media day for men's basketball (all times local): 5:50 p.m. Pittsburgh coach Kevin Stallings isn't quite sure of what he has for his second year with the Panthers. That's because the team has an almost entirely new...
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FILE - In this Aug. 25, 2016 file photo, President of Paris Saint-Germain soccer club, Nasser Al-Khelaifi, gestures during the UEFA Champions League draw at the Grimaldi Forum, in Monaco. Al-Khelaifi was questioned Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, by Swiss investigators who allege he bribed a top FIFA official in a World Cup broadcasting rights deal. He met with Switzerland’s federal prosecutors, two weeks after they revealed criminal proceedings against him. Al-Khelaifi is also Qatari soccer and television executive. (AP Photo/Claude Paris, File)
October 25, 2017 - 5:45 am
BERN, Switzerland (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi, a Qatari soccer and television executive, was questioned Wednesday by Swiss investigators who say he bribed a FIFA official in a World Cup broadcasting rights deal. Al-Khelaifi met with Switzerland's federal prosecutors two...
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This image released by AMC shows Melissa McBride as Carol Peletier, left, and Norman Reedus as Daryl Dixon in a scene from "The Walking Dead." The eighth season premieres on Oct. 22. (Gene Page/AMC via AP)
October 24, 2017 - 5:25 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — "The Walking Dead" aired its 100th episode for its eighth season premiere the other night, although it wasn't necessarily cause for celebration at AMC. The show had 11.4 million viewers on Sunday night, down 33 percent from last fall's seventh season premiere, which had 17 million,...
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October 22, 2017 - 2:47 pm
LONDON (AP) — The Latest on police activity at a central England shopping center: (all times local): 7:35 p.m. Officials say the hostage incident at a bowling alley in England has ended with the arrest of a gunman who was treated at the scene and taken to a hospital. The West Midlands Ambulance...
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Missouri's Michael Porter Jr. answers questions during the Southeastern Conference men's NCAA college basketball media day Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
October 18, 2017 - 1:06 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on Southeastern Conference men's basketball media days (all times Eastern): ___ 1:05 p.m. Missouri forward Michael Porter Jr., the nation's top recruit coming out of high school, says the FBI's investigation into college basketball recruiting hasn't involved the...
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In this image released by ABC, Freddie Highmore portrays Shaun Murphy in a scene from "The Good Doctor." Highmore stars as a young surgeon with autism who joins a prestigious hospital's surgical unit. The Nielsen company said last week's episode airing Monday night was the most popular show on ABC. (Liane Hentscher/ABC via AP)
October 17, 2017 - 2:59 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — ABC's new drama about a surgeon on the autism scale, "The Good Doctor," is a bona fide hit, and it takes a little time to recognize the magnitude. Last week's episode was the most popular show on the network, the Nielsen company said. A look at newly released Nielsen data for "The...
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FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2017 file photo, Michelle Yeoh, a cast member in "Star Trek: Discovery," poses at the premiere of the new television series, in Los Angeles. The Malaysian film star commented Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 in a statement to The Associated Press on the sexual harassment scandal surrounding Harvey Weinstein. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
October 17, 2017 - 5:24 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Actress Michelle Yeoh said Tuesday that she was aware of Harvey Weinstein's reputation and would have unleashed "years of martial arts training" on the fallen Hollywood mogul had he ever tried to sexually harass her. In a statement to The Associated Press, the Malaysian star added...
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Members of the San Francisco 49ers kneel during the playing of the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, in Indianapolis. Vice President Mike Pence left the 49ers-Colts game after about a dozen San Francisco players took a knee during the national anthem Sunday. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
October 11, 2017 - 10:05 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says "it is about time" that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell demands "that all players STAND for our great National Anthem-RESPECT OUR COUNTRY." Trump made a reference Wednesday on Twitter to Goodell's meetings next week with NFL owners, where they will...
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In this Oct. 7, 2017, photo, President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before leaving the White House in Washington for a brief stop at Andrews Air Force Base in Md., on his way to Greensboro, N.C. The Trump administration sent an immigration policy wish-list to Congress that includes overhauling the country's green-card system, hiring 10,000 more immigration officers and building a wall along the southern border. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
October 10, 2017 - 9:12 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump suggested he's smarter than Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, saying in an interview published Tuesday that if Tillerson did call him a moron, as reported, the two should "compare IQ tests." "And I can tell you who is going to win," Trump said to Forbes...
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FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, file photo, the Dallas Cowboys, led by owner Jerry Jones, center, take a knee prior to the national anthem and an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, in Glendale, Ariz. ESPN anchor Jemele Hill has been suspended by the network for two weeks for making political statements on social media. Hill, who is African-American, received criticism from the network last month after referring to President Donald Trump as a "white supremacist." On Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, Hill targeted Jerry Jones, after the Dallas Cowboys owner stated that players who disrespect the flag would not play for his team. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)
October 10, 2017 - 8:15 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is suggesting the U.S. change its tax laws to punish organizations like the NFL if members are "disrespecting" the national anthem or flag. The NFL gave up its federal tax-exempt status a few years ago and now files tax returns as a taxable entity. So it's...
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