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Off to Michigan, Haley is staying in the race despite Trump's easy primary win in South Carolina

Feb. 25, 2024 12:25 PM EST

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley says it's not “the end of our story” despite Donald Trump's easy primary victory in South Carolina, her home state where the onetime governor had long suggested her competitiveness with the former president would show. ...

Michigan primary: What to watch as 2024 campaign shifts to the first big swing state

Feb. 25, 2024 07:34 AM EST

Michigan's presidential primary on Tuesday will offer a serious test of President Joe Biden's ability to navigate dissent within the Democratic Party over his response to Israel's war with Hamas. The leading Republican in the White House race, former President Donald Trump, is looking for another...

No. 3 Purdue seeks 25th win of season in matchup against Michigan

Feb. 25, 2024 03:51 AM EST

Purdue Boilermakers (24-3, 13-3 Big Ten) at Michigan Wolverines (8-19, 3-13 Big Ten) Ann Arbor, Michigan; Sunday, 2 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Boilermakers -13; over/under is 151.5 BOTTOM LINE: No. 3 Purdue will try to earn its 25th victory of the...

Michigan State hosts Thornton and Ohio State

Feb. 25, 2024 03:45 AM EST

Ohio State Buckeyes (15-12, 5-11 Big Ten) at Michigan State Spartans (17-10, 9-7 Big Ten) East Lansing, Michigan; Sunday, 4 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Spartans -10; over/under is 137.5 BOTTOM LINE: Ohio State visits the Michigan State Spartans...

Today in History: February 25, Muhammad Ali defeats Sonny Liston for first world title

Feb. 25, 2024 00:01 AM EST

Today in History Today is Sunday, Feb. 25, the 56th day of 2024. There are 310 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. 25, 1964, Muhammad Ali (then known as Cassius Clay) became world heavyweight boxing champion as he defeated...

Trump wins South Carolina, easily beating Haley in her home state and closing in on GOP nomination

Feb. 25, 2024 00:00 AM EST

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Donald Trump won South Carolina’s Republican primary on Saturday, easily beating former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley in her home state and further consolidating his path to a third straight GOP nomination. Trump has now swept every contest that counted for...

Takeaways from South Carolina primary: Donald Trump's Republican home field advantage is everywhere

Feb. 24, 2024 23:21 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump trounced Nikki Haley on Saturday in the South Carolina primary, a victory that emphatically punctuated the depth and breadth of his support among Republican primary voters as he vanquished his lone remaining major opponent in her home state. Trump did...

Dean scores 20 as Miami (OH) defeats Central Michigan 88-60

Feb. 24, 2024 18:28 PM EST

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — Bradley Dean's 20 points helped Miami (Ohio) defeat Central Michigan 88-60 on Saturday night. Dean also contributed five rebounds for the RedHawks (13-14, 7-7 Mid-American Conference). Reece Potter shot 5 for 9 (2 for 4 from 3-point range) and 3 of 4 from the...

Artis White scores 18 as Western Michigan defeats Buffalo 91-72

Feb. 24, 2024 17:22 PM EST

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — B. Artis White scored 18 points as Western Michigan beat Buffalo 91-72 on Saturday. Artis White also added five rebounds and eight assists for the Broncos (10-17, 7-7 Mid-American Conference). Seth Hubbard scored 18 points while going 5 of 10 from the floor,...

Acuff scores 19, Eastern Michigan beats Ball State 58-56

Feb. 24, 2024 17:14 PM EST

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Tyson Acuff's 19 points helped Eastern Michigan defeat Ball State 58-56 on Saturday. Acuff shot 7 for 20 (2 for 7 from 3-point range) and 3 of 3 from the free throw line for the Eagles (11-16, 4-10 Mid-American Conference). Jalin Billingsley scored 17 points and...