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The Latest: Big days in NFC North for Rodgers, Jones

Oct. 20, 2019 4:29 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 7 in the NFL (all times EDT): 4:05 p.m. Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and Detroit Lions wide receiver Marvin Jones put up some eye-popping numbers in hopes of helping their respective teams keep pace in the NFC North. Rodgers passed for 429 yards and accounted for six total...

Trump scraps plan to host G-7 at his Doral golf resort

Oct. 20, 2019 2:33 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding to stinging criticism, President Donald Trump has abruptly reversed his plan to hold the next year's Group of Seven world leaders' meeting at his Doral golf resort in Florida. "I think he knows," his acting chief of staff said Sunday, "people think it looks lousy." Trump...

Trump drops plan to host G-7 at Doral

Oct. 20, 2019 12:08 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding to stinging criticism, President Donald Trump on Saturday abruptly reversed his plan to hold the next Group of Seven world leaders' meeting at his Doral, Florida, golf resort next year. Trump announced a rare backtrack Saturday night after facing accusations that he was using...

Heat suspend Dion Waiters for season opener over conduct

Oct. 20, 2019 12:04 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Shooting guard Dion Waiters has been suspended by the Miami Heat for their season opener against Memphis on Wednesday night for what was described as "conduct detrimental to the team." "There were a number of unacceptable incidents this week, culminating with his unprofessional conduct on the...

Georgia Tech stuns Miami, wins 28-21 in overtime

Oct. 19, 2019 5:13 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — A fake punt for a touchdown. A fumble recovery in the end zone for another score. A blocked field goal in the final seconds of regulation to stay in the game. Georgia Tech's rebuilding season got plenty of material for the highlight reel on Saturday. And Miami's season took a...

Harden caps preseason with a scoring flourish

Oct. 19, 2019 1:21 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — James Harden sure seems in midseason form. Russell Westbrook isn't there yet. Harden, the reigning NBA scoring champion, scored 44 points in 35 minutes — 18 of those points coming in the third quarter — and the Houston Rockets ended the preseason with a 144-133 victory over the...

Miami to face Georgia Tech, matchup of Coastal's bottom pair

Oct. 18, 2019 11:33 AM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Halfway through the season, Miami is in an interesting spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference's Coastal Division race. The Hurricanes are next-to-last in the seven-team division — and a game out of first place. Miami (3-3, 1-2) probably saved its season last week with a win...

Border Patrol's growing presence at hospitals creates fear

Oct. 17, 2019 5:45 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — An armed Border Patrol agent roamed the hallways of an emergency room in Miami on a recent day as nurses wheeled stretchers and medical carts through the hospital and families waited for physicians to treat their loved ones. The agent in the olive-green uniform freely stepped in and out of the...

Formula One reaches agreement for Miami Grand Prix in 2021

Oct. 17, 2019 12:07 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Formula One has reached preliminary agreement to race in Miami in 2021, giving the global series a second race in the U.S. Despite an earlier push for a street race in downtown Miami that would provide views of waterfront racing, the Miami Grand Prix would instead be on a course running...

Detectives across US grill serial killer, close cold cases

Oct. 17, 2019 9:44 AM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Keep him talking, don't interrupt him and, no matter what, don't ask why he killed his victims. Those were the instructions Texas Ranger James Holland gave to the dozens of homicide detectives around the country when they got their moment with Samuel Little, hoping to solve...