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All 100 lab monkeys accounted for after several escape crash

Jan. 22, 2022 22:31 PM EST

DANVILLE, Pa. (AP) — The last of the escaped monkeys from the crash of a truck towing a trailer load of 100 of the animals was accounted for by late Saturday, a day after the pickup collided with a dump truck on a Pennsylvania highway, authorities said. Several monkeys had escaped...

Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler retires

Jan. 22, 2022 19:01 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler retired on Saturday, less than a week after his 19th season with the team ended in a blowout playoff loss to Kansas City. The 65-year-old Butler, who spent 10 seasons as a linebacker for the Seattle Seahawks...

Pastrnak's power-play goal lifts Bruins over Jets, 3-2

Jan. 22, 2022 18:42 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak scored a tiebreaking power-play goal early in the third period to give the surging Boston Bruins a 3-2 win over the travel-weary Winnipeg Jets on Saturday. Charlie Coyle and Oskar Steen also scored for Boston, which is 10-2 since New Year’s Day....

Sabres win 6-3, hand Flyers 11th straight loss

Jan. 22, 2022 17:07 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jeff Skinner, Tage Thompson and Peyton Krebs each scored twice, and the Buffalo Sabres handed Philadelphia its 11th consecutive loss with a 6-3 victory over the Flyers on Saturday. Philadelphia’s skid (0-8-3) matches the Arizona Coyotes and New York Islanders...

1 NYPD officer killed, 1 severely injured in Harlem shooting

Jan. 22, 2022 03:51 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City police officer was killed and another critically wounded Friday night while answering a call about an argument between a woman and her adult son, officials said, making four officers shot in the city in as many days. Just three weeks into their jobs,...

Thompson scores 21, St. Francis slips by Central Connecticut

Jan. 21, 2022 23:34 PM EST

LORETTO, Pa. (AP) — Myles Thompson had 21 points and seven rebounds to lead St. Francis of Pennsylvania to a 68-67 victory over Central Connecticut on Friday night. St. Francis went ahead 67-62 with 2:28 remaining and held on despite making just one free throw the rest of the game....

Jackson completes Clippers' rally past 76ers for 102-101 win

Jan. 21, 2022 22:53 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The 76ers lost the lead — and then their cool. Reggie Jackson scored 19 points, including two free throws with 18.2 seconds remaining, and the Los Angeles Clippers rallied from a 24-point second-half deficit to beat Joel Embiid and Philadelphia 102-101 on...

Police: Truck with 100 monkeys crashes, some of them missing

Jan. 21, 2022 22:01 PM EST

DANVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A truck carrying about 100 monkeys was involved in a crash Friday in Pennsylvania, state police said as authorities searched for at least three of the monkeys that appeared to have escaped the vehicle. The truck carrying the animals crashed with a dump truck in...

Osunniyi lifts St. Bonaventure over Duquesne 64-56

Jan. 21, 2022 21:53 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Osun Osunniyi had a season-high 21 points and St. Bonaventure beat Duquesne 64-56 on Friday night. Jalen Adaway had 16 points for the Bonnies (11-4, 3-1 Atlantic 10 Conference). Jaren Holmes added 16 points. Amir Spears had 18 points for the Dukes...

Trial set for 2 men in assault of Capitol officer who died

Jan. 21, 2022 17:38 PM EST

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A tentative trial date has been set for two men charged in the assault of a police officer who died after defending the U.S. Capitol in January 2021. A federal judge in Washington, D.C., on Thursday scheduled a June 6 jury trial for George Tanios of...