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Ed Jenson
March 27, 2017 - 11:29 pm
Kaela Davis scored 23 points and A'ja Wilson added 16 and top-seeded South Carolina held off No. 3 seed Florida State 71-64 in a furious finish Monday night to win the Stockton Regional. Davis scored immediately off the tip and again on a timely, brilliant left-handed drive with 1:42 to go. Allisha...
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March 27, 2017 - 8:14 pm
BANGKOK (AP) — The Ferrari driver who allegedly slammed into a motorcycle cop, dragged him along the road and then sped away from the mangled body took just hours to find, as investigators followed a drip, drip, drip trail of brake fluid up a street, down an alley, and into the gated estate of one...
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Ed Jenson
March 27, 2017 - 3:53 pm
The Final 4 is coming to 106.3 WORD...Hear Westwood One’s live coverage of both Final 4 NCAA games this Saturday night. In the opener at 6, South Carolina will try to keep their dream season alive as they will meet Gonzaga. Then in the nightcap, North Carolina will face Oregon. ESPN UPSTATE will...
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March 27, 2017 - 3:43 pm
TRUMP-RUSSIA-PROTESTS White House calls on Russia to release protesters WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is calling on Russia to immediately release all peaceful protesters arrested over the weekend during a large anti-government demonstration. White House press secretary Sean Spicer said the U.S...
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March 27, 2017 - 3:31 am
NCAA-KENTUCKY-NORTH CAROLINA Maye hits late jumper to lift North Carolina to Final Four MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Luke Maye hit a jumper with 0.3 seconds left, and top-seeded North Carolina held off Kentucky 75-73 to earn the Tar Heels' second straight trip to the Final Four and 20th all-time in Sunday...
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March 27, 2017 - 3:31 am
NETS-HAWKS Lopez has 23 points as Nets top slumping Hawks, 107-92 ATLANTA (AP) — Brook Lopez scored 23 points and the Brooklyn Nets beat Atlanta 107-92 on Sunday, handing the short-handed Hawks their seventh straight loss. Lopez became the Nets' career leader in field goals, passing Buck Williams,...
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March 26, 2017 - 8:51 pm
NCAA TOURNAMENT UPDATE: East vs. West set in Final Four next weekend UNDATED (AP) — The Final Four is set. And in an unusual bit of geography, it'll be schools from neighboring states out west (Oregon, Gonzaga) against schools from neighboring states in the east (North Carolina, South Carolina)...
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Ed Jenson
March 26, 2017 - 5:43 pm
Sindarius Thornwell scored 26 points and South Carolina earned its first trip to the Final Four with a 77-70 victory over Florida on Sunday. The seventh-seeded Gamecocks (26-10) used their trademark swarming defense and some solid free throw shooting to beat their fellow Southeastern Conference...
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March 26, 2017 - 10:15 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Falcons football star Julio Jones is among investigators in what backers describe as a massive business and entertainment project planned northeast of Atlanta. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports ( http://bit.ly/2mYMM74 ) that plans call for a mix of shops, offices,...
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March 26, 2017 - 3:40 am
AL-QAIDA LEADER Pentagon: An al-Qaida leader killed in Afghanistan airstrike WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says a U.S. counterterrorism airstrike earlier this month in Afghanistan killed an al-Qaida leader responsible for a deadly hotel attack in Islamabad in 2008 and the 2009 attack on a bus...
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