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Cogent: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 29, 2024 07:36 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — WASHINGTON (AP) — Cogent Communications Group Inc. (CCOI) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $200.2 million. The Washington-based company said it had net income of $4.17 per share. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 16 cents per share....

Coward leads Eastern Washington against Montana

Feb. 29, 2024 03:50 AM EST

Montana Grizzlies (19-9, 10-5 Big Sky) at Eastern Washington Eagles (18-10, 12-3 Big Sky) Cheney, Washington; Thursday, 9 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Eagles -5; over/under is 156 BOTTOM LINE: Eastern Washington hosts the Montana Grizzlies after...

UCLA plays Washington, looks for 4th straight road win

Feb. 29, 2024 03:46 AM EST

UCLA Bruins (14-13, 9-7 Pac-12) at Washington Huskies (15-13, 7-10 Pac-12) Seattle; Thursday, 10:30 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Huskies -3; over/under is 138.5 BOTTOM LINE: UCLA will try to keep its three-game road win streak intact when the Bruins...

North Carolina's 5 open congressional seats drawing candidates in droves

Feb. 29, 2024 00:28 AM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — With five members of North Carolina's U.S. House delegation declining to run this year, next week's primaries have attracted dozens of Republican candidates seeking what could become extended time on Capitol Hill. Some of the turnover can be attributed to...

The Supreme Court will decide whether Trump is immune from federal prosecution. Here's what's next

Feb. 28, 2024 22:08 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court’s decision to consider whether former President Donald Trump should be immune from prosecution in his federal 2020 election interference case could push a trial close to Election Day — or even beyond this year. The announcement Wednesday was...

Here's where all the cases against Trump stand as he campaigns for a return to the White House

Feb. 28, 2024 19:44 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — From allegations of plotting to overturn a lost election to illegally stowing classified documents at his Florida estate, former President Donald Trump faces four criminal indictments in four different cities as he vies to reclaim the White House. The cases,...

FedEx ends naming rights agreement for the Washington Commanders stadium long known as FedEx Field

Feb. 28, 2024 19:28 PM EST

FedEx has ended its naming rights agreement to the Washington Commanders' stadium in Landover, Maryland, a venue that had been known since 1999 as FedEx Field. The move confirmed Wednesday comes two years prior to the expiration of the current agreement scheduled for 2026, and as the...

Supreme Court sets April arguments over whether Trump can be prosecuted for election interference

Feb. 28, 2024 18:41 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to decide whether former President Donald Trump can be prosecuted on charges he interfered with the 2020 election, calling into question whether his case could go to trial before the November election. While the court set a...

Supreme Court will decide if Trump can be prosecuted on election interference charges, indicating it will move quickly

Feb. 28, 2024 17:28 PM EST
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court will decide if Trump can be prosecuted on election interference charges, indicating it will move quickly.

Biden acts to better protect Americans' personal data such as health records and finances

Feb. 28, 2024 15:57 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is signing an executive order aimed at better protecting Americans' personal data on everything from biometrics and health records to finances and geolocation from foreign adversaries like China and Russia. The move allows the Department of...