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South Carolina notches 10th straight win over Vandy 37-14

Sep. 22, 2018 9:31 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason talked about needing to be ready for a street fight when his Commodores played South Carolina. Well, the Gamecocks took that very personally. Jake Bentley threw for 261 yards and a touchdown, and the South Carolina Gamecocks bounced back from their...

Vandy not interested in moral victories vs South Carolina

Sep. 21, 2018 11:31 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Vanderbilt Commodores are tired of messages congratulating them for a close game. Oh, they're grateful for the support. They are just looking to more much than play close games. "No moral victories," Vanderbilt wide receiver Kalija Lipscomb said. "We play the game to win."...

Teen killed in dramatic natural gas explosions laid to rest

Sep. 19, 2018 7:10 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — Hundreds of mourners attended the funeral of the lone victim of last week's dramatic series of natural gas explosions and fires north of Boston on Wednesday. Some 300 people came out to St. Mary the Assumption Church in Lawrence to remember 18-year-old Leonel Rondon, the...

Today in History

Sep. 19, 2018 12:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Sept. 19, the 262nd day of 2018. There are 103 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 19, 1881, the 20th president of the United States, James A. Garfield, died 2½ months after being shot by Charles Guiteau; Chester Alan Arthur became president. On...

California jury: Career criminal guilty of killing 2 teens

Sep. 18, 2018 9:10 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Northern California jury on Tuesday found guilty a career criminal thought to be the "Gypsy Hill Killer" of raping and murdering two teenage girls more than 42 years ago. The San Mateo County jury deliberated for a little more than an hour before finding Rodney Halbower guilty....

The Latest: Lawsuit filed over natural gas explosions

Sep. 18, 2018 2:30 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on natural gas explosions in Massachusetts (all times local): 2:25 p.m. A class action lawsuit has been filed against Columbia Gas and its parent company on behalf of residents impacted by natural gas explosions and fires in Massachusetts. The lawsuit was filed Tuesday by the law...

Everyone wants answers: State, feds hunt for gas blast cause

Sep. 14, 2018 9:57 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — Investigators worked Friday to pinpoint the cause of a series of fiery natural gas explosions that killed a teen driver in his car just hours after he got his license, injured at least 25 others and left dozens of homes in smoldering ruins. Authorities said an estimated 8,000 people...

An old problem: Aging pipelines lead to deadly explosions

Sep. 14, 2018 5:46 PM EDT

The natural gas pipeline in the United States is vast, sprawling across 2.5 million miles in a complex pressurized system that delivers a quarter of the energy consumed nationwide, according to the American Gas Association. Many of the pipes are old, and utilities are in various stages of replacing them to...

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Sep. 14, 2018 4:39 PM EDT

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts: ___ NOT REAL: Henry Winkler - 1942-2018 - Donates Half Of His Estate To MAGA 2020...

'It looked like Armageddon:' Deadly gas blasts destroy homes

Sep. 13, 2018 11:30 PM EDT

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — A series of gas explosions an official described as "Armageddon" killed a teenager, injured at least 10 other people and ignited fires in at least 39 homes in three communities north of Boston on Thursday, forcing entire neighborhoods to evacuate as crews scrambled to fight the...