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Maryland Preview Capsule

Oct. 25, 2018 3:04 PM EDT

Maryland Last season: 19-13, missed NCAA Tournament first time in four years. Nickname: Terrapins. Coach: Mark Turgeon. Conference: Big Ten. Who's gone: Forward Kevin Huerter (NBA), forward Justin Jackson (NBA), center Michal Cekovsky. Who's back: Sophomore Bruno Fernando, a 6-foot-10 center, averaged 10.3 and...

Turgeon counting on youth to get Maryland back to NCAAs

Oct. 25, 2018 3:02 PM EDT

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland coach Mark Turgeon hopes youthful exuberance will be more important than experience and senior leadership in his effort to get the Terrapins back into the NCAA Tournament. Maryland has one senior on scholarship, reserve forward Ivan Bender, and point guard Anthony Cowan...

Crews begin repairs on flooded roads near Seward

Oct. 25, 2018 10:23 AM EDT

KENAI, Alaska (AP) — Kenai Peninsula Borough crews have started repairing roads near Seward that flooded after two storm systems drenched the peninsula over the last week. Work began Tuesday on borough-maintained roads outside of Seward following an assessment of flood damage Monday, the Peninsula Clarion...

At a glance: Execs bailing on Saudi 'Davos in the Desert'

Oct. 22, 2018 8:56 AM EDT

Top business executives, U.S. and European officials and others have distanced themselves from Saudi Arabia over the disappearance and killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, with many canceling their attendance at this week's investment conference that the kingdom had hoped to use to boost its global...

Bruno FG in OT gives E Illinois 24-21 win over UT Martin

Oct. 20, 2018 7:27 PM EDT

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Nick Bruno kicked a 38-yard field goal to give Eastern Illinois a 24-21 overtime win over Tennessee-Martin on Saturday. The Panthers (2-6, 2-3 Ohio Valley Conference) got the win two plays after Johnathan Brantley recovered his own fumble for a six-yard loss. On the play before he...

Miniature Herefords steal the show in Billings

Oct. 20, 2018 8:01 AM EDT

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — She was a heifer barely waist high from the pastures of Silverton, Oregon, but Mae had the sparkle of a beauty pageant queen as a crew of extras powdered her flanks and shaved the peach fuzz from her hocks. Rhinestoned cowgirls ran around getting ready to show. The groomer's boom box...

The Latest: UN expert: Government abductions are new worry

Oct. 18, 2018 9:21 PM EDT

The Latest on the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who went missing after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this month (all times Eastern Daylight Time): 9:15 p.m. A U.N. expert says the world is witnessing "a new and very worrisome practice" of governments...

Evacuation lifted after California gas pipeline scare

Oct. 18, 2018 7:49 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Emergency crews extinguished a fire burning dangerously close to a Chevron underground natural gas pipeline Thursday and lifted an evacuation order that had forced some 4,000 residents from their homes the night before. Contra Costa County Deputy Fire Chief Lewis Broschard told...

Western government officials cancel trip to Saudi event

Oct. 18, 2018 12:10 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Senior government officials from the United States, France, Britain and the Netherlands joined a growing list of people cancelling out of an investment conference in Saudi Arabia amid questions over the kingdom's involvement in the disappearance of a dissident writer. "I will not be...

All current US champions to compete at Skate America

Oct. 17, 2018 12:08 PM EDT

For the season following an Olympics, when the world's best figure skaters tend to take a break, Skate America certainly is packed with top U.S. competitors. The six-event Grand Prix series begins in Everett, Washington, on Friday with all six American champions in action: world gold medalist Nathan Chen, U.S....