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St. Louis Blues sign 39-year-old defenseman Ryan Suter to 1-year deal

Jul. 11, 2024 13:47 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Blues have signed veteran defenseman Ryan Suter to a one-year contract. General manager Doug Armstrong announced the signing on Thursday, saying the 39-year-old who has spent the past three seasons in Dallas will make a base salary of $775,000. ...

Vice President Harris stops by US Olympic basketball practice. Her message: 'Bring back the gold'

Jul. 09, 2024 19:22 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris was a surprise guest at the U.S. Olympic men's basketball team's practice Tuesday, and her message was clear. “Bring back the gold,” Harris said. Harris — who flew to Las Vegas on Tuesday for campaign appearances...

Klay Thompson believes he could be the missing piece for the Mavs after leaving the Warriors

Jul. 09, 2024 18:09 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Klay Thompson remembers telling Luka Doncic he thought the Dallas superstar was on a path to greatness after Golden State beat the Mavericks in the Western Conference finals two years ago. Now that Thompson has left the only NBA team he has known in 13 years to join...

A Southwest jet that did a 'Dutch roll' was parked outside during severe storm

Jul. 09, 2024 17:29 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Investigators say a Southwest Airlines jet that experienced an unusual “Dutch roll” in flight had been parked outside during a strong storm and then underwent routine maintenance, after which pilots noticed odd movements of the rudder pedals. After the May 25...

Today in History: July 7, Reagan nominates O’Connor for SCOTUS

Jul. 07, 2024 00:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, July 7, the 189th day of 2024. There are 177 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 7, 1981, President Ronald Reagan announced he was nominating Arizona Judge Sandra Day O’Connor to become...

Bond increased to $1M for Texas woman accused in attempted drowning seen as possible hate crime

Jul. 03, 2024 12:51 PM EDT

EULESS, Texas (AP) — A Texas woman accused of trying to drown a 3-year-old at an apartment complex pool in suburban Dallas after making racist remarks toward the child’s mother has been rearrested following an increase in her bond to $1 million, according to court records. ...

Do US fast-food customers want plant-based meat? Panda Express thinks so, but McDonald's has doubts

Jul. 03, 2024 12:10 PM EDT

Do Americans want plant-based options at fast-food restaurants? Two recent moves show restaurant chains are still undecided. On Wednesday, Panda Express said it is reintroducing plant-based chicken – which it developed with El Segundo, California-based Beyond Meat – at hundreds...

Southwest Air adopts 'poison pill' as activist investor Elliott takes significant stake in company

Jul. 03, 2024 11:44 AM EDT

Southwest Airlines has adopted a ‘poison pill’ following activist investor Elliott Investment Management taking a significant stake in the company. The airline said Wednesday that the shareholder rights plan is effective immediately and expires in a year. Southwest shareholders...

Dallas Wings had high expectations for 2024, but injuries have them at bottom of WNBA standings

Jul. 02, 2024 06:03 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Wings were coming off their best season since moving to Texas eight years ago, with their most wins since the franchise's last WNBA title in 2008 when they were in Detroit. Six of the top seven scorers were returning, including All-Star players...

Texas judge dismisses civil lawsuit by woman who alleged sexual assault by Dak Prescott

Jun. 27, 2024 18:49 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A district court judge in Texas has dismissed a civil lawsuit filed by a woman against Dak Prescott that accused the Dallas Cowboys quarterback of sexual assault. The judge's decision this week came just less than two months after police in Dallas decided against...