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Rust scores OT winner, leads Penguins past Blue Jackets 1-0

Dec. 12, 2019 11:17 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins, already without captain Sidney Crosby, learned early Thursday they would be without star forward Evgeni Malkin against the Columbus Blue Jackets. No problem. The injury-riddled Penguins pressed on for another win. Bryan Rust scored a power-play goal at 3:02 of...

Captain Woods sends himself out in 1st Presidents Cup match

Dec. 11, 2019 12:58 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Tiger Woods deferred the first pick for pairings in the Presidents Cup, and then made sure he was in the opening match Thursday against the Australian who led qualifying for the International team at Royal Melbourne. Woods is the first playing captain since Hale Irwin in the...

Column: Reed becoming known for more than 'Captain America'

Dec. 10, 2019 2:59 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — This might be the end of that Captain America business. If it wasn't his finger-pointing interview after the Ryder Cup in France, a few swipes of sand in the Bahamas should make it a little more clear. Patrick Reed is not doing or saying the things that should make American golf...

Tiger Woods is everywhere in this President Cup

Dec. 6, 2019 12:57 PM EST

The role of Presidents Cup captain typically is reserved for players in the twilight of their careers. Nothing is typical about Tiger Woods. Six months after he was appointed U.S. captain, he won the Tour Championship and nearly captured the FedEx Cup. While picking out team uniforms and choosing vice captains,...

Hoosiers hoping to cap season by capturing Bucket at Purdue

Nov. 29, 2019 4:01 AM EST

Reakwon Jones got a crash course in the Indiana-Purdue rivalry two years ago. The Indiana linebacker was on the sideline in West Lafayette when Boilermakers’ players raced across the field, snatched the Old Oaken Bucket from the Hoosiers and started celebrating their first win in the series in five years....

Fire continues at Texas plant; 50K under evacuation order

Nov. 28, 2019 6:51 PM EST

PORT NECHES, Texas (AP) — More than 50,000 people in East Texas remained under a mandatory evacuation order Thursday as a fire continued to burn at a chemical plant, one day after two massive explosions there. Jefferson County Sheriff Zena Stephens said the evacuation order and a 10 p.m. curfew order...

The Latest: Officials: Fires at plant to keep burning

Nov. 28, 2019 6:25 PM EST

PORT NECHES, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the explosions at a Texas chemical plant (all times local): 6:25 p.m. Officials in Texas say they’re allowing fires at the TPC Group plant to keep burning in an effort to depressurize its pumping and storage systems. Jefferson County Judge Jeff Branick, the...

Pastrnak records 2nd hat trick, Bruins rout Canadiens 8-1

Nov. 26, 2019 11:26 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — David Pastrnak doesn’t care about a margin of victory. It’s getting the win that counts. Pastrnak recorded his second hat trick of the season and the Eastern Conference-leading Boston Bruins routed the Montreal Canadiens 8-1 Tuesday night. Jake Debrusk, Brad Marchand, Anders...

Pastrnak earns 2nd hat trick, Bruins beat Canadiens 8-1

Nov. 26, 2019 10:57 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — David Pastrnak recorded his second hat trick of the season and the Eastern Conference-leading Boston Bruins routed the Montreal Canadiens 8-1 Tuesday night. Jake Debrusk, Brad Marchand, Anders Bjork, Charlie Coyle and Danon Heinen also scored for the Bruins (16-3-5), who have won four...

Gahan Wilson, darkly funny cartoonist, dies at 89

Nov. 25, 2019 6:29 PM EST

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Gahan Wilson, whose humorous and often macabre cartoons were a mainstay in magazines including Playboy, the New Yorker and National Lampoon, died last week. He was 89. Wilson’s stepson, Paul Winters, said he died Nov. 21 in Scottsdale, Arizona, from complications of...